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1972 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  84-69   .549
Result:   2nd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Harry Walker, Leo Durocher, Salty Parker
General Manager:   Spec Richardson
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,469,247
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Gibbon (37)
Youngest Player:  Cesar Cedeno (21)
Longest Tenure:  Larry Dierker, Jimmy Wynn, Norm Miller (8)
Top Hitter:  Cesar Cedeno (3)
Top Pitcher:  Don Wilson (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Steve Englishbey (#9)

Roster Continuity:  70.51%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9559.617--
Houston8469.54910.5
LA Dodgers8570.54810.5
Atlanta7084.45525.0
SF Giants6986.44526.5
San Diego5895.37936.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
14Roger Metzgerss27241969-1-16MLB153715528512.6.245-.106.0370.850.31251712.08.49.91.800.017890
23Lee May1b1129UDFA: 1961MLB148647439996.1.332-.193.2060.364.51066236.98.022.40.930.011831
28Cesar Cedenoof321UDFA: 1967MLB1396254171278.2.328-.159.2170.903.51106938.59.09.91.340.015961
12Doug Rader3b1827UDFA: 1964MLB152626456734.3.260-.134.1880.483.5785340.59.119.20.930.010730
27Bob Watson1b-of15261970-15-355MLB1476163911057.2.341-.215.1520.642.61244727.58.613.51.600.02514113
24Jimmy Wynnof830UDFA: 1962MLB1456524141117.2.294-.065.1971.043.7925637.815.815.20.850.0211383
19Tommy Helms2b4631UDFA: 1959MLB139559408604.0.260-.210.0870.890.91043022.44.34.81.080.09540
7Johnny Edwardsc4534UDFA: 1959MLB108392261515.3.284-.123.1051.281.3662325.812.89.90.850.014861
10Larry Howardc-27UDFA: 1963MLB54175128132.8.264-.115.0830.571.126925.79.717.11.210.00000
21Norm Millerof-26UDFA: 1964MLB6712589144.2.275-.112.1500.573.218830.810.418.42.190.00000
11Jimmy Stewartof-2b-33-MLB681057993.1.233-.167.0930.670.014733.35.78.60.890.00000
22Jesus Alouof-30UDFA: 1959MLB5210270135.1.330-.258.0641.400.024517.26.94.91.330.00000
49Larry Dierkerp-25UDFA: 1964MLB318671-1-0.4.241-.154.0000.040.01300.01.227.93.700.00000
40Don Wilsonp-27UDFA: 1964MLB338678-5-1.8.195-.079.0270.060.07112.52.340.72.230.00000
15Dave Robertsp-27-MLB35796162.5.275-.194.1040.252.513318.75.120.31.200.111743
47Jerry Reussp-231967-2-30MLB337263-5-2.1.269-.030.0300.130.05228.66.955.61.750.00000
18Bobby Fenwick2b-ss-251967-1-16MLB36534310.7.243-.140.0600.230.06333.35.724.51.150.00000
43Ken Forschp-251968-18-399MLB304943-2-1.5.300-.122.0000.050.0600.02.042.96.670.00000
9Bob Stinsonc-261966-1-13MLB27383010.8.200-.143.0290.170.05116.72.615.80.260.00000
38Tom Griffinp-241966-1-4MLB39282234.2.400-.280.2400.003.63457.10.032.13.330.00000
8Jack Hiattc-1b-29UDFA: 1961MLB10302133.7.250.000.1201.000.02360.016.716.72.200.00000
39George Culverp-28UDFA: 1963MLB4522180-0.3.333-.105.0530.100.02133.34.545.51.000.00000
45Jim Rayp-27UDFA: 1963MLB541716-2-3.2.143-.063.0000.000.0100.00.052.91.250.00000
29Rich Chilesof-221968-2-23MLB912825.5.300-.182.0911.000.02133.38.38.36.000.00000
8Gary Sutherland2b-ss-27UDFA: 1965MLB5870-0.6.125-.125.000--0.0100.00.00.00.170.00000
48Fred Gladdingp-36UDFA: 1956MLB4277--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.057.12.000.00000
6Cliff Johnson1b-c-241966-5-83MLB56318.5.250.250.000--0.0100.033.30.00.000.00000
37Mike Cosgrovep-211970-2-38MLB733--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.033.3--0.00000
42Jim Yorkp-241969-16-381MLB2611--.000.000.000--0.0000.00.00.00.000.00000
Totals: (29 players)--593641757204.7.286-.148.0000.582.395440529.88.815.31.220.02133795412
FIELDING STATISTICS


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