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1977 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  81-81   .500
Result:   3rd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,109,560
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Niekro (32)
Youngest Player:  Terry Puhl (20)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Watson (12)
Top Hitter:  Jose Cruz (7)
Top Pitcher:  J.R. Richard (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Ricky Adams (#14)

Roster Continuity:  69.39%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9864.605--
Cincinnati8874.54310.0
Houston8181.50017.0
SF Giants7587.46323.0
San Diego6993.42629.0
Atlanta61101.37737.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
23Enos Cabell+3b-1b1827UDFA: 1969MLB15062510117636716684222275532238.282.313.438751.329274660484965.4.287
25Jose Cruz+of729UDFA: 1967MLB1575798717331101787442369670133104.299.368.475843.3642756614461146.9.309
27Bob Watson+1b-of16311970-15-355MLB1515547716038622110505769711148.289.360.498858.3712766234071137.5.296
28Cesar Cedeno+of1726UDFA: 1967MLB141530921483681471611447501172810.279.346.457802.3492425984161016.6.283
13Joe Ferguson+c-of45301968-8-161MLB132421591082131661628579072311.257.379.435814.362183511331776.3.280
18Art Howe+3b-2b7630UDFA: 1971MLB12541344109237858014160562210.264.336.412748.329170463319635.3.291
9Julio Gonzalez+2b-ss-24UDFA: 1972MLB110383349418312733194541527.245.287.316603.272121413306363.2.274
14Roger Metzger+ss-291969-1-16MLB9726924509601620322403517.186.272.264535.24571307232212.5.203
21Terry Puhl+of-20UDFA: 1973MLB602294069135010101303110503.301.385.402786.35792265169426.7.348
26Wilbur Howard+of-281968-19-443MLB8718722486021311153001704.257.276.321597.26660199151173.0.297
8Ed Herrmann+c-30UDFA: 1964MLB561587467011711151811323.291.352.354707.32056179121224.9.319
6Cliff Johnson+1b-c-291966-5-83MLB51144224380102301233042001.299.409.562972.42381171103359.2.317
11Rob Sperring+2b-ss-271971-5-110MLB58129624301900122302114.186.254.233486.2223014311151.3.217
21Willie Crawford+of-30UDFA: 1964MLB4211414293021800161001021.254.341.333674.3073813288164.8.260
16Jim Fuller+of-261970-2-41MLB34100516602901104511100.160.243.280523.238281128641.1.264
17Ken Boswell+2b-311965-4-66MLB72977211101200101201015.216.287.247534.247241088261.9.244
50J.R. Richard+p74271969-1-2MLB36871020022710128101101.230.247.345592.262301007962.1.316
42Mark Lemongello+p-21UDFA: 1979MLB35692601010002510501.087.100.116216.09887569-5-1.9.136
24Art Gardner+of-241971-2-36MLB666571000030031511103.154.203.154357.164107059-1-0.7.200
47Joaquin Andujar+p-24UDFA: 1969MLB265361020020032700400.189.232.226459.21212604700.2.385
36Joe Niekro+p-321966-7-84MLB44502700020021300302.140.173.140313.14975548-2-1.0.189
38Floyd Bannister+p-221976-1-1MLB24484900010011400601.187.204.187392.180955460-0.2.265
34Dan Larson+p-221972-1-21MLB3328160001001700001.214.241.214456.2116292300.4.286
22Leon Roberts+of-261972-10-236MLB1927120002001800001.074.107.074181.09022826-2-2.4.105
31Danny Walton+of-291965-10-196MLB1321040001000500000.190.190.190381.172421170-0.1.250
29Denny Walling+3b-of-231975-1-1MLB621160106012400000.286.348.381729.3288231634.5.353
19Craig Cacek+1b-221972-9-205MLB720010001001300002.050.095.050145.07712121--.059
20J.J. Cannon+of-231974-1-16MLB917322001110500000.118.118.235353.150417160-0.4.167
10Mike Fischlin+ss-2b-211975-7-163MLB1315030000000200000.200.200.200400.1803151200.5.231
53Luis Pujols+c-21UDFA: 1973MLB615010000000500000.067.067.067133.06011514-1-2.7.100
30Gene Pentz+p-241971-7-153MLB4113000000000600000.000.000.0000.00001313--.000
43Ken Forsch+p-301968-18-399MLB4213110000001500100.077.143.077220.11511513-1-1.8.125
35Joe Sambito+p-251973-17-404MLB5413120001000600000.154.154.154308.13921311-1-1.7.286
39Bo McLaughlin+p-231975-1-14MLB469000000001800200.000.100.000100.07101211-1-3.4.000
46Doug Konieczny+p-251971-1-3MLB47010000000300100.143.143.143286.1291870-1.3.250
37Tom Dixon+p-221973-18-426MLB97000000000200300.000.000.0000.00001010--.000
Totals: (36 players)1625530680140526360114638187725158394060763998.254.320.385705--2130620044107504.6.280

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
50J.R. Richard+4271969-1-2MLB18122.97363613300267.021294881810421460 11.187.150.613.517.210.49.2621.03
42Mark Lemongello+3821UDFA: 1979MLB9143.4834305010214.2237888320528303 31.359.940.842.183.480.63.2941.20
36Joe Niekro+16321966-7-84MLB1383.04441492125180.21556661146410151 11.217.720.703.195.030.63.2631.08
47Joaquin Andujar+-24UDFA: 1969MLB1183.6926254110158.2149806511646924 21.348.450.623.633.910.93.2681.52
38Floyd Bannister+-221976-1-1MLB894.0424234100142.21387064116811264 21.448.710.694.297.070.61.3020.78
34Dan Larson+-221972-1-21MLB175.813210105197.2108726313454492 11.579.951.204.154.051.02.2901.39
35Joe Sambito+63251973-17-404MLB552.335410032789.07734236246720 11.137.790.612.436.780.36.2781.06
30Gene Pentz+-241971-7-153MLB523.834140016287.07641378445191 21.387.860.834.555.280.86.2590.98
43Ken Forsch+68301968-18-399MLB582.724250028886.08032262284532 01.268.370.212.934.710.62.2811.45
39Bo McLaughlin+-231975-1-14MLB474.254660029584.28144406345936 11.368.610.643.616.270.58.3041.15
37Tom Dixon+-221973-18-426MLB103.2694100030.1401211071511 11.5511.870.002.084.450.47.3640.80
46Doug Konieczny+-251971-1-3MLB116.0044000021.026151418701 01.6211.140.433.433.001.14.3211.55
45Roy Thomas+-241971-1-6MLB002.844000106.152203400 21.267.110.004.265.680.75.2500.88
Totals: (36 players)81813.54162162377125281,466138465057711454587146--171.318.500.683.355.350.63.281 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe FergusonC122634801110.9850.00 
Ed HerrmannC492802932.9900.00 
Luis PujolsC6184001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob Watson1B14613311189100.9940.00 
Cliff Johnson1B10647081.0000.00 
Enos Cabell1B834212.9730.00 
Craig Cacek1B652116.9810.00 
Danny Walton1B541221.9560.00 
Joe Ferguson1B1100001.0000.00 
Jim Fuller1B130001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Art Howe2B96192279749.9850.00 
Julio Gonzalez2B4573142728.9680.00 
Ken Boswell2B263331091.0000.00 
Rob Sperring2B20345636.9680.00 
Wilbur Howard2B453001.0000.00 
Roger Metzger2B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Enos Cabell3B1441402802317.9480.00 
Art Howe3B19163711.9810.00 
Rob Sperring3B11513001.0000.00 
Ken Boswell3B204001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roger MetzgerSS961302601145.9730.00 
Julio GonzalezSS63811512028.9210.00 
Rob SperringSS22182939.9400.00 
Mike FischlinSS12317011.0000.00 
Art HoweSS11517021.0000.00 
Enos CabellSS126001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jose CruzOF1553111191.9730.00 
Cesar CedenoOF1373351412.9970.00 
Wilbur HowardOF62100211.9900.00 
Terry PuhlOF59119310.9920.00 
Cliff JohnsonOF3449430.9460.00 
Willie CrawfordOF3047020.9590.00 
Jim FullerOF2753511.9830.00 
Art GardnerOF26311011.0000.00 
Leon RobertsOF932001.0000.00 
Denny WallingOF5140001.0000.00 
J.J. CannonOF370001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe SambitoP548941721.9132.12 
Bo McLaughlinP468471521.9172.35 
Joe NiekroP441801131071.0002.10 
Ken ForschP4286101511.9622.62 
Gene PentzP4187513001.0001.86 
J.R. RichardP362672644021.0002.36 
Mark LemongelloP34214233051.9142.23 
Dan LarsonP3297111420.9262.31 
Joaquin AndujarP26158143881.8672.96 
Floyd BannisterP24142614011.0001.27 
Tom DixonP9302620.8002.39 
Doug KoniecznyP42153001.0003.43 
Roy ThomasP4601001.0001.48 


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