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1975 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 64-97 .398
Rank: 6th in National League West
Run Differential: 664-711 -47
Roster Continuity 74.16% 14/24
Manager(s): Preston Gomez, Bill Virdon
General Manager: Spec Richardson (1975-07-10), John Mullen (1975-08-06), Tal Smith
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Attendance: 858,002 20/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Bo McLaughlin (#14) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jim Williams
Assistant Coach: Bob Lillis
Pitching Coach: Roger Craig

#1 Draft Picks

J.R. Richard (#2), Roger Metzger (#16)
National League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1975 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    11Rob Andrews2B6-0185R-R221975BAL: 1970-10-247MLB--
    20Rafael Batista1B6-1195L-L271973Not draftedMLB--
    17Ken Boswell2B6-0172L-R291967NYN: 1965-4-66MLB--
    23Enos Cabell3B-1B6-5185R-R251972Not draftedMLB--
    28Cesar CedenoOF6-2190R-R241970Not draftedMLB--
    37Mike CosgroveP6-1180L-L241972HOU: 1970-2-38MLB--
    30Jim CrawfordP6-3200L-L241973HOU: 1972-14-321MLB--
    25Jose CruzOF6-0175L-L271970Not draftedMLB--
    16Jerry Davanon2B-SS5-11175R-R291969SLN: 1966-1-17MLB--
    20Jesus De la rosaH6-1153R-R211975Not draftedMLB--
    49Larry DierkerP6-4215R-R281964Not draftedMLB--
    22Mike EaslerOF6-1196L-R241973HOU: 1969-14-314MLB--
    43Ken ForschP6-4210R-R281970HOU: 1968-18-399MLB--
    24Art GardnerOF5-11175L-L221975HOU: 1971-2-36MLB--
    35Wayne GrangerP6-2165R-R311968Not draftedMLB--
    38Tom GriffinP6-3210R-R271969HOU: 1966-1-4MLB--
    21Greg GrossOF5-11175L-L221973HOU: 1970-4-80MLB--
    19Tommy Helms2B5-10175R-R341964Not draftedMLB--
    26Wilbur HowardOF6-2175B-R261973SE1: 1968-19-441MLB--
    6Cliff Johnson1B-C6-4225R-R271972HOU: 1966-5-83MLB--
    9Skip JutzeC5-11195R-R291972SLN: 1968-4-74MLB--
    46Doug KoniecznyP6-4220R-R231973HOU: 1971-1-3MLB--
    8Milt MayC6-0190L-R241970PIT: 1968-11-237MLB--
    14Roger MetzgerSS6-0165B-R271970CHN: 1969-1-16MLB--
    10Larry Milbourne2B-SS6-0165B-R241974Not draftedMLB--
    36Joe NiekroP6-1190R-R301967CLE: 1966-7-84MLB--
    12Doug Rader3B6-3230R-R301967Not draftedMLB--
    50J.R. RichardP6-8222R-R251971HOU: 1969-1-2MLB--
    15Dave RobertsP6-2197L-L301969Not draftedMLB--
    44Fred SchermanP6-1195L-L301969Not draftedMLB--
    31Paul SiebertP6-2205L-L221974HOU: 1971-3-60MLB--
    44,60Jose SosaP5-11158R-R221975Not draftedMLB--
    48Mike StantonP6-2205B-R221975HOU: 1973-1-5MLB--
    27Bob Watson1B-OF6-2205R-R291966CHN: 1970-15-362MLB--
    42Jim YorkP6-3200R-R271970KCA: 1969-16-383MLB--

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