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1978 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  74-88   .457
Result:   5th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,126,145
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jesus Alou (36)
Youngest Player:  Terry Puhl (21)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Watson (13)
Top Hitter:  Jose Cruz (11)
Top Pitcher:  J.R. Richard (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Rod Boxberger (#11)

Roster Continuity:  83.53%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9567.586--
Cincinnati9269.5712.5
SF Giants8973.5496.0
San Diego8478.51911.0
Houston7488.45721.0
Atlanta6993.42626.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Terry Puhl1978-04-061978L  11-9 @ CIN4220011001000006171111101st career home run
Jimmy Sexton1978-04-161978W  4-3 vs HOU0100000101000002081311st career stolen base
Tom Dixon1978-05-121978W  5-4 @ NYN1010001000000001610101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Enos Cabell1978-05-191978W  6-0 vs HOU41400030200000056051726196984 hits
Roger Metzger1978-05-191978W  6-0 vs HOU40100000000000010008335206611000th career game
Jose Cruz1978-05-201978W  13-0 vs HOU534001610010000887722573411126 RBis, 4 hits
Terry Puhl1978-05-201978W  13-0 vs HOU24100001030000093112219164 runs scored
Denny Walling1978-05-201978W  13-0 vs HOU512001300000000331511401st career home run
Denny Walling1978-05-211978L  6-4 vs HOU422000010000000341711411st career stolen base
Reggie Baldwin1978-05-251978L  9-1 @ SFN100000000000000100001st career game
Enos Cabell1978-05-301978L  1-0 vs HOU30000001000010157053027199100100th career stolen base
Reggie Baldwin1978-06-031978W  5-2 vs HOU402100100000000620101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Jose Cruz1978-06-091978W  11-7 @ SLN424020511100000904739593531165 RBis, 5 Triples, 4 hits
Jesus Alou1978-06-121978W  6-5 vs HOU4142000000000001278116730351314 hits
Rick Williams1978-06-121978W  6-5 vs HOU000000000000000100001st career game
Reggie Baldwin1978-06-131978W  2-1 vs HOU3110011000000001491701st career home run
Enos Cabell1978-06-171978W  5-4 vs HOU422000030000000585553282051053 stolen bases
Mike Fischlin1978-06-181978W  3-1 vs HOU2000000101000001630011st career stolen base
Joe Ferguson1978-06-241978L  6-5 @ SDN00000000050000066450682303185 walks
Luis Pujols1978-06-301978L  5-2 vs HOU401100100020000820101st career RBI
Enos Cabell1978-07-021978L  6-2 vs HOU412000030000000601574282151113 stolen bases
Dave Bergman1978-07-141978W  5-4 @ MON2000000103000016390411st career stolen base
Luis Pujols1978-07-141978W  5-4 @ MON51100120001000021101501st career home run
Rafael Landestoy1978-07-181978W  9-1 vs HOU50100010000000023130121st career RBI
Bruce Bochy1978-07-191978L  2-1 @ NYN302000000010000120001st career game, 1st career hit
Dave Bergman1978-07-201978L  7-4 @ NYN41410000000000068190514 hits
Bruce Bochy1978-07-201978L  5-4 @ NYN311001100110000231101st career home run, 1st career RBI
Art Howe1978-07-201978L  5-4 @ NYN4220022000000003262481610932 home runs
Enos Cabell1978-07-241978W  6-5 vs HOU514200101000000624600292191174 hits
Enos Cabell1978-07-251978W  3-2 vs HOU500000000140000625600292191174 strikeouts
Vern Ruhle1978-08-051978W  7-0 @ ATL3010001000201001010101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Terry Puhl1978-08-081978L  3-2 @ SFN414100100100000163193333284 hits
Jose Cruz1978-08-161978W  4-2 @ SLN422000030010000966810643861313 stolen bases
Jose Cruz1978-08-211978W  8-3 vs HOU424001400000000973819663941324 hits
Enos Cabell1978-08-221978W  2-1 vs HOU210000000002000652629302291202 hit by pitches
Keith Drumright1978-09-011978L  14-11 @ CHN422000100100000120101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Rafael Landestoy1978-09-011978L  14-11 @ CHN53400011001000048340744 hits
Terry Puhl1978-09-031978L  3-2 @ CHN404100110000000187222340364 hits
Rafael Landestoy1978-09-041978L  6-3 vs HOU51410000000000052400754 hits
Jim Obradovich1978-09-121978L  4-3 @ CIN100000000010000100001st career game
Jim Obradovich1978-09-151978W  8-4 @ SDN422000100000000320101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Jose Cruz1978-09-231978L  3-2 @ SFN3000000101100001000850664051421000th career game


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