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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
UnifPlayerAgeRkGGSIPERAWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOGB/FBQSHBABBavgTBFPit/BBalStrSw
40Don Wilson-83333228.12.681.157.730.632.606.780.380.77202813.241894--------
49Larry Dierker-213131214.23.401.218.760.592.144.820.441.40175817.256887--------
15Dave Roberts-553528192.04.501.4810.640.842.675.200.511.40152768.2968390.1736.163.911.1
47Jerry Reuss-333330192.04.171.358.300.663.898.160.481.301410719.246831--------
43Ken Forsch-503024156.13.911.449.381.093.576.510.551.40110598.273671--------
39George Culver-7745097.13.051.196.750.653.987.580.521.1805344.212401--------
38Tom Griffin--39594.13.241.388.780.673.637.920.460.9423357.258409--------
45Jim Ray-4254090.14.281.347.671.004.384.980.881.0703339.227393--------
48Fred Gladding-4642048.22.771.037.030.182.223.330.671.3402172.221191--------
42Jim York--26036.05.251.7511.250.754.506.250.721.1301140.321164--------
37Mike Cosgrove--7113.24.611.3910.541.321.984.610.430.451050.32054--------
36Wade Blasingame--1008.18.641.444.321.088.649.720.890.80000--0--------
37Joe Gibbon--907.19.822.4515.952.456.144.911.251.000133.39441--------
50J.R. Richard--416.013.503.0015.00--12.0012.001.003.000226.38536--------
Totals  (1 year)398153138441.338.710.743.246.310.511.1780365176.2595811--36.163.911.1



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