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1974 Houston Astros (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 81-81 .500
Rank: 4th in National League West
Run Differential: 653-632 + 21
Roster Continuity 68.38% 16/24
Manager(s): Preston Gomez
General Manager: Spec Richardson
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Attendance: 1,090,728 14/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Kevin Drake (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information
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Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bob Lillis
First Base Coach: Grady Hatton
Pitching Coach: Roger Craig

#1 Draft Picks

J.R. Richard (#2), Roger Metzger (#16)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10260.630--
9864.6054.0
8874.54314.0
8181.50021.0
7290.44430.0
60102.37042.0
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Larry MilbourneHOUSFNL 2-3 @SFN000000000000000011st career game
    Greg GrossHOUSFNL 4-8 @SFN5040001000000000154 hits
    Larry MilbourneHOUSDNW 9-1 @SDN501000100010000141st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Cesar CedenoHOUATLW 7-0 vs ATL42200250001000005372 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Tommy HelmsHOUSLNW 9-4 @SLN424100400000000011524 hits
    Cesar CedenoHOUCHNW 18-2 vs CHN43100003020000005433 stolen bases
    Lee MayHOUCHNW 18-2 vs CHN535002400000000010772 home runs, 5 hits
    Mick KelleherHOUCHNW 11-7 vs CHN4220000101000000681st career stolen base
    Doug RaderHOUPITW 8-6 vs PIT6110013000100000906100th career home run
    Mike EaslerHOULANL 0-1 @LAN1010000000000000101st career hit
    Cesar CedenoHOUSDNL 6-8 vs SDN41410012010000005634 hits
    Tommy HelmsHOUATLW 5-1 @ATL414100000000000011784 hits
    Cesar CedenoHOUNYNW 7-1 @NYN53400110100000005714 hits
    Cliff JohnsonHOUNYNW 7-1 @NYN0200001004000010364 walks
    Lee MayHOUMONW 4-0 vs MON322002200000000011072 home runs
    Larry DierkerHOUPHIW 10-1 vs PHI40000000004000002484 strikeouts
    Doug RaderHOUCHNL 7-10 @CHN4000001000000000938500th career RBI
    Roger MetzgerHOUPHIW 1-0 @PHI4000000000000000500500th career game
    Cesar CedenoHOUPHIL 4-5 @PHI30300020100000205872 sacrifice flies
    Greg GrossHOUSDNW 8-2 vs SDN4241101000010000784 hits
    Larry MilbourneHOUSDNL 5-6 @SDN4110000100000000451st career stolen base
    Lee MayHOUSLNW 5-2 vs SLN423002300000000011382 home runs
    Roger MetzgerHOULANL 0-2 vs LAN40000000004000005324 strikeouts
    Cesar CedenoHOULANW 8-7 vs LAN52300240100000006192 home runs
    Greg GrossHOUSFNW 7-2 @SFN51500011000000001165 hits
    Mike CosgroveHOUSFNW 13-4 @SFN3010000000100000421st career hit
    Doug RaderHOUMONW 8-3 @MON52400140001000009904 hits
    Ramon De los SantosHOUNYNL 2-10 vs NYN000000000000000011st career game
    Doug RaderHOUNYNL 2-4 @NYN411000000020000010001000th career game
    Paul SiebertHOUSDNL 4-8 vs SDN100000000010010011st career game
    Wilbur HowardHOUSDNW 3-2 vs SDN2110011001000001571st career home run
    Wilbur HowardHOUSDNL 1-4 @SDN3010000100000000611st career stolen base
    J.R. RichardHOUSFNW 5-4 @SFN2110011000100000341st career home run
    Cesar CedenoHOUATLW 6-5 vs ATL4100001201000001671200th career stolen base
    Cesar CedenoHOUATLW 9-6 @ATL31201030000000206772 sacrifice flies
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Larry DierkerHOUSFNW 3-1 vs SFNWCG931103801133000--246100-74100th career win, 3-hitter
    Tom GriffinHOUSFNW 4-0 vs SFNWSHO930002400032000--13125-40Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
    Claude OsteenHOUATLW 7-0 vs ATLWSHO970002100034000--477183-169Complete game/Shutout
    Tom GriffinHOUPITW 2-1 vs PITWCG911001701028000--13527-401-hitter
    Tom GriffinHOUCINW 4-2 @CINW 9422051200034000--13628-4012 Strikeouts
    Don WilsonHOUCINL 2-4 @CINL 8944131400036000--23593-7914 Strikeouts
    Larry DierkerHOUMONW 4-0 vs MONWSHO930002701132000--255101-77Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
    Don WilsonHOUNYNW 1-0 vs NYNWSHO970002300036000--23995-80Complete game/Shutout
    Don WilsonHOUPITW 1-0 vs PITWSHO960003400034000--24597-83Complete game/Shutout
    Claude OsteenHOUCHNW 4-0 vs CHNWSHO980000200032000--493188-175Complete game/Shutout
    Don WilsonHOUSFNW 7-2 @SFNW 7.151103601029000--251100-85100th career win
    Dave RobertsHOUCHNW 3-1 @CHNW 981102500037000--20057-62200th career game
    Mike CosgroveHOUMONW 8-3 @MONSv 320001200012000--477-31st career save
    Ramon De los SantosHOUNYNL 2-10 vs NYN 2.222003100014000--10-01st career game
    Larry DierkerHOUPHIW 1-0 vs PHIWSHO930001500030000--270106-82Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
    Dave RobertsHOUPHIW 1-0 vs PHIWSHO910000400029000--20259-62Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
    Ramon De los SantosHOUNYNW 3-2 @NYNW 0.10000000001000--31-01st career win
    Paul SiebertHOUSDNL 4-8 vs SDN 742102300025000--10-01st career game
    Paul SiebertHOUSFNW 6-0 @SFNW 940005300034000--21-01st career win


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