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1983 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 85-77 .525
Rank: 3rd in National League West
Run Differential: 643-646 -3
Roster Continuity 77.78% 12/26
Manager(s): Bob Lillis
General Manager: Al Rosen
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Attendance: 1,351,962 18/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Robbie Wine (#8) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Cot Deal
Assistant Coach: Jerry Walker
Bullpen Coach: Don Leppert
Hitting Coach: Denis Menke
Pitching Coach: Les Moss

#1 Draft Picks

John Mizerock (#8), Craig Reynolds (#22)
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 1983 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    14Alan AshbyC6-2190B-R311973CLE: 1969-3-63MLB--
    8Kevin BassRF-OF6-0180B-R241982MIL: 1977-2-29MLB--
    20George BjorkmanC6-2190R-R261983SLN: 1978-4-93MLB--
    25Jose CruzOF6-0175L-L351970Not draftedMLB--
    46Bill DawleyP6-4240R-R251983CIN: 1976-7-167MLB--
    11Frank DiPinoP6-0180L-L261981Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill Doran2B5-11175B-R251982HOU: 1979-6-138MLB--
    3Phil Garner2B-3B5-10177R-R341973OAK: 1971-1-2MLB--
    31Jeff HeathcockP6-4205R-R231983HOU: 1980-1-1MLB--
    39Bob KnepperP6-2210L-L291976SFN: 1972-2-43MLB--
    22Ray Knight3B-1B6-2185R-R301974CIN: 1970-10-238MLB--
    27Frank LaCorteP6-1180R-R311975Not draftedMLB--
    51Mike LaCossP6-4200R-R271978CIN: 1974-3-71MLB--
    26Scott LoucksOF6-0178R-R261980HOU: 1977-5-118MLB--
    53Mike MaddenP6-1190L-L251983PIT: 1976-3-69MLB--
    4John MizerockC5-11190L-R221983HOU: 1979-1-8MLB--
    24Omar MorenoOF6-2180L-L301975Not draftedMLB--
    28Jerry MumphreyOF6-2185B-R301974SLN: 1971-4-81MLB--
    36Joe NiekroP6-1190R-R381967CLE: 1966-7-84MLB--
    1Bert PenaSS5-11165R-R231981Not draftedMLB--
    21Terry PuhlOF6-2200L-R261977Not draftedMLB--
    6Luis PujolsC6-1195R-R271977Not draftedMLB--
    12Craig ReynoldsSS6-1175L-R301975PIT: 1971-1-22MLB--
    48Vern RuhleP6-1187R-R321974DET: 1972-17-404MLB--
    34Nolan RyanP6-2195R-R361966NYN: 1965-12-226MLB--
    33Mike ScottP6-3215R-R281979NYN: 1976-2-37MLB--
    30Tony ScottOF6-0175B-R311973MON: 1969-71-1019MLB--
    45Dave SmithP6-1195R-R281980HOU: 1976-8-169MLB--
    52Julio SolanoP6-1160R-R231983Not draftedMLB--
    16Harry Spilman1B6-1190L-R281978Not draftedMLB--
    10Dickie ThonSS5-11175R-R251979Not draftedMLB--
    38Tim TolmanOF-1B6-0195R-R271981HOU: 1978-12-297MLB--
    29Denny Walling3B-OF6-1185L-R291975OAK: 1975-1-1MLB--

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