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1980 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  93-70   .571
Result:   1st in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  2,278,217
Playoffs:  Lost NLCS (Phillies)

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Morgan (36)
Youngest Player:  Danny Heep (22)
Longest Tenure:  Cesar Cedeno, Ken Forsch (11)
Top Hitter:  Jose Cruz (12)
Top Pitcher:  Nolan Ryan (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Jeff Calhoun (#69)

Roster Continuity:  84.87%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Houston9370.571--
LA Dodgers9271.5641.0
Cincinnati8973.5493.5
Atlanta8180.50311.0
SF Giants7586.46617.0
San Diego7389.45119.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
25Jose Cruz+of1232UDFA: 1967MLB160612791852971191361160660130811.302.360.426787.3472616804571066.3.320
23Enos Cabell+3b-1b4430UDFA: 1969MLB1526046916723825521132684161513.276.305.351656.292212637469653.7.315
21Terry Puhl+of3823UDFA: 1973MLB1415357515124513552711605243633.282.357.419776.350224608407946.2.292
28Cesar Cedeno+of1729UDFA: 1967MLB137499711543281073481566721111213.309.389.465854.378232569376997.1.344
8Joe Morgan+2b3036UDFA: 1963MLB141461661121751149246934706354.243.367.373740.339172562367805.9.248
17Rafael Landestoy+2b-ss7427UDFA: 1972MLB14939342971381272312313732613.247.306.328634.289129434318453.8.270
12Craig Reynolds+ss62271971-1-22MLB137381348696328212039011344.226.262.304566.256116418317332.8.242
14Alan Ashby+c71281969-3-63MLB11635230901923480035400122511.256.319.347665.291122394280424.0.277
18Art Howe+3b-2b-33UDFA: 1971MLB1103213491125104610342916449.283.350.445795.350143364247566.1.283
29Denny Walling+3b-of-261975-1-1MLB10028430856532943352604022.299.374.387761.344110321206476.2.319
6Luis Pujols+c-24UDFA: 1973MLB7822115446102000132913125.199.245.235480.21852238185101.5.227
30Jeff Leonard+of-24UDFA: 1973MLB8821629467532041194602128.213.274.333608.27272238182182.7.254
20Danny Heep+of-1b-221978-2-37MLB33876248006008910010.276.340.368708.323329764135.7.304
36Joe Niekro+p55351966-7-84MLB37807225001000415001802.275.310.337647.295271027893.0.338
16Dave Bergman+1b-271974-2-36MLB90781220610310101002301.256.341.359700.313289162115.0.294
43Ken Forsch+p-331968-18-399MLB327731830081013300600.234.244.273516.23421846531.1.409
34Nolan Ryan+p-331965-12-226MLB35705600160172900510.086.167.129295.14998371-3-1.2.122
15Gary Woods+of-251973-27-602MLB195382050215102900001.377.400.585985.4363155341310.0.429
9Julio Gonzalez+2b-ss-27UDFA: 1972MLB4052561001101801101.115.132.135267.11275448-2-0.9.136
48Vern Ruhle+p-291972-17-404MLB284971230020041500402.245.302.306608.28115574342.2.353
50J.R. Richard+p-301969-1-2MLB17392620130001500400.154.154.282436.19111433700.3.217
47Joaquin Andujar+p-27UDFA: 1969MLB35293501130031600501.172.250.345595.27010373011.2.333
13Bruce Bochy+c-251975-8-132MLB2222041000005711000.182.357.227584.2815281823.0.267
45Dave Smith+p-251976-8-169MLB5712000000000400200.000.000.0000.00001414--.000
26Gordie Pladson+p-23UDFA: 1973MLB1210100000001500000.000.091.00091.06401110-1-3.3.000
35Joe Sambito+p-281973-17-404MLB649000000001500000.000.100.000100.0710109-1-3.4.000
46Randy Niemann+p-241975-3-60MLB226020000000000001.333.333.333667.30326502.0.333
31Frank LaCorte+p-28UDFA: 1973MLB556010001001200200.167.286.167452.23119700.9.250
42Bert Roberge+p-251976-17-385MLB143000000000200101.000.000.0000.000045-1-4.4.000
22Scott Loucks+of-231977-5-118MLB83410000000200000.333.333.333667.30313201.81.000
11Alan Knicely+c-of-251974-3-63MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
10Mike Fischlin+ss-2b-241975-7-163MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (32 players)163556663714552316775599194745407551373894596.261.326.367693--2045625344157384.5.289

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
36Joe Niekro+11351966-7-84MLB20123.55373611210256.02681191011279127124 01.369.420.422.784.460.62.3001.05
34Nolan Ryan+10331965-12-226MLB11103.3535354200233.2205100871098200103 11.307.900.393.777.700.49.2970.92
43Ken Forsch+16331968-18-399MLB12133.2032326300222.1230907915418417 31.229.310.611.663.400.49.2811.23
48Vern Ruhle+60291972-17-404MLB1242.3728226210159.114851427295503 21.118.360.401.643.110.53.2671.14
47Joaquin Andujar+-27UDFA: 1969MLB383.9135140052122.013259538437520 01.439.740.593.175.530.57.3161.26
50J.R. Richard+48301969-1-2MLB1041.9017174400113.265312424011920 00.925.150.163.179.420.34.2331.28
45Dave Smith+63251976-8-169MLB751.93570003510102.29024221328534 11.197.890.092.817.450.38.3041.32
35Joe Sambito+41281973-17-404MLB842.1964000401790.16526223227532 00.966.480.302.197.470.29.2520.70
31Frank LaCorte+4728UDFA: 1973MLB852.8255000441183.06129264436620 01.256.610.434.667.160.65.2580.63
26Gordie Pladson+-23UDFA: 1973MLB044.35126001041.13823203161300 01.318.270.653.482.831.23.2501.12
46Randy Niemann+-241975-3-60MLB015.45221003133.04021202121800 11.5810.910.553.274.910.67.3331.57
42Bert Roberge+-251976-17-385MLB205.92140002024.1241616210932 01.408.880.743.703.331.11.2721.21
41Bobby Sprowl+-241977-2-39MLB000.001000001.010001300 02.009.000.009.0027.000.331.000--
Totals: (32 players)93703.111631633113132411,48313675895127546692938--81.358.300.422.835.640.50.283 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Alan AshbyC11460860610.9910.00 
Luis PujolsC753483545.9900.00 
Bruce BochyC10191001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Art Howe1B7758049947.9860.00 
Denny Walling1B6350531646.9890.00 
Dave Bergman1B5918316123.9950.00 
Danny Heep1B22188828.9900.00 
Jeff Leonard1B1174317.9870.00 
Bruce Bochy1B10000.0000.00 
Enos Cabell1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Morgan2B130244348768.9880.00 
Rafael Landestoy2B9497134233.9910.00 
Art Howe2B304001.0000.00 
Julio Gonzalez2B210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Enos Cabell3B1501182502915.9270.00 
Art Howe3B25112713.9740.00 
Julio Gonzalez3B113811.9170.00 
Rafael Landestoy3B314001.0000.00 
Luis Pujols3B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Craig ReynoldsSS1351623621759.9690.00 
Rafael LandestoySS6587157734.9720.00 
Julio GonzalezSS161823071.0000.00 
Art HoweSS576021.0000.00 
Mike FischlinSS110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jose CruzOF15832316111.9690.00 
Cesar CedenoOF136338983.9770.00 
Terry PuhlOF1353111433.9910.00 
Jeff LeonardOF5687620.9790.00 
Denny WallingOF19200001.0000.00 
Gary WoodsOF14191001.0000.00 
Dave BergmanOF540001.0000.00 
Scott LoucksOF410001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe SambitoP649071322.9092.00 
Dave SmithP5710231110.9331.23 
Frank LaCorteP55831310.8000.43 
Joe NiekroP37256173722.9641.90 
Joaquin AndujarP3512272752.8722.51 
Nolan RyanP35233132750.8891.54 
Ken ForschP32222114532.9492.27 
Vern RuhleP28159151722.9411.81 
Randy NiemannP223348001.0003.27 
J.R. RichardP17113610011.0001.27 
Bert RobergeP142425001.0002.61 
Gordie PladsonP12413920.8572.63 
Bobby SprowlP110000.0000.00 


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