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1976 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  80-82   .494
Result:   3rd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  886,146
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Niekro (31)
Youngest Player:  Alex Taveras (20)
Longest Tenure:  Larry Dierker (12)
Top Hitter:  Bob Watson (7)
Top Pitcher:  J.R. Richard (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Floyd Bannister (#1)

Roster Continuity:  68.49%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati10260.630--
LA Dodgers9270.56810.0
Houston8082.49422.0
SF Giants7488.45728.0
San Diego7389.45129.0
Atlanta7092.43232.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
23Enos Cabell+3b-1b2926UDFA: 1969MLB144586851601372433582979213213.273.309.329638.296193622452623.7.312
27Bob Watson+1b-of7301970-15-355MLB15758576183313161023362644102912.313.377.458835.3782686624281117.0.325
28Cesar Cedeno+of1825UDFA: 1967MLB15057589171265188358155551190416.297.357.454811.3682616354391056.4.300
14Roger Metzger+ss48281969-1-16MLB152481371011380291152630108211.210.286.270556.257130543402382.5.240
25Jose Cruz+of7128UDFA: 1967MLB133439491332154612811534605226.303.377.401777.358176496327766.2.330
21Greg Gross+of81231970-4-79MLB1284265212212302726643903568.286.375.329704.332140501329615.0.310
11Rob Andrews+2b-231970-10-240MLB1094104210585023733327015016.256.312.300612.288123448329403.3.274
6Cliff Johnson+1b-c99281966-5-83MLB1083183672212104900625946009.226.359.399759.352127384255515.4.249
8Ed Herrmann+c9729UDFA: 1964MLB7926514548032500224042326.204.273.268541.25671296222182.2.228
22Leon Roberts+of-251972-10-236MLB87235316811273310194331122.289.347.443790.362104260172396.2.326
26Wilbur Howard+of-271968-19-443MLB941912642721187572801125.220.245.293538.24656201162111.9.250
10Larry Milbourne+2b-ss-25UDFA: 1969MLB591452236400761141010103.248.319.276595.28640161114153.5.267
17Ken Boswell+2b-301965-4-66MLB91126123381018108802128.262.301.341643.29143137104133.4.275
16Jerry Davanon+2b-ss-301966-1-17MLB6110719313312002211211012.290.408.402810.3774313081206.7.316
50J.R. Richard+p-261969-1-2MLB3910061410290003310120.140.146.210356.1632110489-2-0.5.179
9Skip Jutze+c-301968-4-74MLB429271423060041600012.152.186.239425.19622978120.8.182
49Larry Dierker+p-29UDFA: 1964MLB28643900140002000321.141.136.187324.146126961-2-0.8.178
47Joaquin Andujar+p-23UDFA: 1969MLB28574810010022900200.140.169.158327.15796151-3-1.4.286
15Alex Taveras+2b-ss-20UDFA: 1978MLB14463100002122100002.217.250.217467.22310484010.9.222
34Dan Larson+p-211972-1-21MLB1431591106001300200.290.312.387700.32012342444.9.321
18Art Howe+3b-2b-29UDFA: 1971MLB2129041000006601001.138.286.172458.2265352611.1.174
36Joe Niekro+p-311966-7-84MLB3627152011001800400.185.214.370585.26810322622.3.222
29Al Javier+of-22UDFA: 1971MLB824150000002501001.208.269.208478.2145262010.7.263
37Mike Cosgrove+p-251970-2-38MLB2223120001002600500.087.160.087247.13123026-1-0.9.118
39Bo McLaughlin+p-221975-1-14MLB1719000000002700200.000.095.00095.06802321-2-2.5.000
45Gilberto Rondon+p-221973-3-59MLB1914140001000400201.286.286.286571.2654161311.1.400
43Ken Forsch+p-291968-18-399MLB5211010001001300201.091.167.091258.13611413-1-1.5.125
35Joe Sambito+p-241973-17-404MLB209120001003200000.222.417.222639.332212714.6.286
51Mark Lemongello+p-20UDFA: 1979MLB48000000001300100.000.111.000111.0790109-1-2.3.000
30Gene Pentz+p-231971-7-153MLB405110000001100000.200.333.200533.27316402.5.250
38Tom Griffin+p-281966-1-4MLB205000000001200100.000.167.000167.1190760-1.7.000
20Rich Chiles+of-261968-2-23MLB54121000000000000.500.500.7501250.566342220.7.500
39Mike Barlow+p-281970-4-82MLB163000000000100001.000.000.0000.000034-1-4.9.000
31Paul Siebert+p-231971-3-58MLB192000000000000000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
42Larry Hardy+p-281970-23-529MLB152000000000000000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
Totals: (35 players)1625464625140119550665711505753071921545739127.256.322.347669--1894611143436604.1.283

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
50J.R. Richard+6261969-1-2MLB20152.75393914300291.02211058914151214134 21.286.840.434.676.620.71.2541.13
49Larry Dierker+3529UDFA: 1964MLB13143.6928287400187.21718577972112126 21.298.200.433.455.370.64.2780.85
47Joaquin Andujar+5223UDFA: 1969MLB9103.6028259410172.116374698755911 51.388.510.423.923.081.27.2711.08
36Joe Niekro+-311966-7-84MLB483.3636130050118.010760448567781 01.388.160.614.275.870.73.2710.97
34Dan Larson+-211972-1-21MLB583.021313500092.18140313284211 21.187.900.292.734.090.67.2621.75
43Ken Forsch+41291968-18-399MLB432.1552000461992.07623225264922 11.117.430.492.544.790.53.2541.05
37Mike Cosgrove+-251970-2-38MLB345.522216111089.210663556583452 01.8310.640.605.823.411.71.3240.97
39Bo McLaughlin+-221975-1-14MLB452.851711423179.07131256173222 01.118.090.681.943.650.53.2571.13
30Gene Pentz+69231971-7-153MLB332.974000025563.26226215313621 01.468.760.714.385.090.86.2880.93
45Gilberto Rondon+-221973-3-59MLB225.70197003053.27037346392120 02.0311.741.016.543.521.86.3280.63
35Joe Sambito+-241973-17-404MLB323.54204118153.14521214142620 01.117.590.682.364.390.54.2561.45
38Tom Griffin+-281966-1-4MLB536.05202002041.24429284373331 01.949.500.867.997.131.12.3311.31
51Mark Lemongello+-20UDFA: 1979MLB312.7944100029.02612927900 01.148.070.622.172.790.78.2421.35
31Paul Siebert+-231971-3-58MLB023.16190006025.2291090181011 01.8310.170.006.313.511.80.3300.89
39Mike Barlow+-281970-4-82MLB224.50160007022.02713110171110 02.0011.050.006.954.501.55.3651.17
42Larry Hardy+-281970-23-529MLB007.061500011321.23419172101010 02.0314.120.834.154.151.00.3901.41
44Jose Sosa+-23UDFA: 1970MLB006.9490002011.2169906513 01.8912.340.004.633.861.20.3811.07
Totals: (35 players)80823.561621624215120291,44413496575716666278057--121.348.410.514.134.860.85.282 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed HerrmannC794123765.9870.00 
Cliff JohnsonC663123482.9770.00 
Skip JutzeC421252125.9860.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob Watson1B15513959615126.9900.00 
Cliff Johnson1B161171081.0000.00 
Enos Cabell1B330001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rob Andrews2B1072283541466.9770.00 
Larry Milbourne2B3267100619.9650.00 
Jerry Davanon2B17306727.9800.00 
Alex Taveras2B7152132.9230.00 
Ken Boswell2B310001.0000.00 
Wilbur Howard2B22611.8890.00 
Art Howe2B217021.0000.00 
Roger Metzger2B256001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Enos Cabell3B1431282631724.9580.00 
Ken Boswell3B1672124.9330.00 
Jerry Davanon3B93611.9000.00 
Art Howe3B86911.9370.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roger MetzgerSS1502534621093.9860.00 
Jerry DavanonSS17202148.9110.00 
Alex TaverasSS71123021.0000.00 
Rob AndrewsSS302001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Cesar CedenoOF1463771185.9800.00 
Jose CruzOF1252651084.9720.00 
Greg GrossOF1152081354.9780.00 
Wilbur HowardOF6396241.9610.00 
Leon RobertsOF6099120.9800.00 
Cliff JohnsonOF2039010.9750.00 
Al JavierOF770001.0000.00 
Ken BoswellOF10000.0000.00 
Rich ChilesOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken ForschP5292417001.0002.05 
Gene PentzP4063312021.0002.14 
J.R. RichardP392911939102.8531.79 
Joe NiekroP3611891331.8801.68 
Joaquin AndujarP28172122431.9231.88 
Larry DierkerP28187171822.9461.68 
Mike CosgroveP2289214021.0001.61 
Tom GriffinP20412611.8891.75 
Joe SambitoP2053410011.0002.37 
Gilberto RondonP195354001.0001.52 
Paul SiebertP19253110.8001.43 
Bo McLaughlinP17791010021.0002.28 
Mike BarlowP162207001.0002.86 
Larry HardyP152104011.0001.70 
Dan LarsonP1392713021.0001.95 
Jose SosaP91125001.0005.63 
Mark LemongelloP42919001.0003.10 


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