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1985 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 4th in National League West
Run Differential: 706-691 + 15
Roster Continuity 85.34% 3/26
Manager(s): Bob Lillis
General Manager: Al Rosen (1985-09-12), Dick Wagner
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 1,184,314 21/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Cameron Drew (#12) 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
Third Base Coach: Matt Galante

#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 1985 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    14Alan AshbyC6-2190B-R331973CLE: 1969-3-63MLB--
    6Mark BaileyC6-5195B-R231984HOU: 1982-6-147MLB--
    17Kevin BassRF-OF6-0180B-R261982MIL: 1977-2-29MLB--
    9Eric BullockOF5-11185L-L251985SDN: 1981-1-5MLB--
    23Enos Cabell3B-1B6-5185R-R351972Not draftedMLB--
    49Jeff CalhounP6-2190L-L271984HOU: 1980-3-69MLB--
    25Jose CruzOF6-0175L-L371970Not draftedMLB--
    27Glenn Davis1B6-3210R-R241984TEX: 1983-42-817MLB--
    46Bill DawleyP6-4240R-R271983CIN: 1976-7-167MLB--
    43Jim DeshaiesP6-4220L-L251984NYA: 1982-21-542MLB--
    11Frank DiPinoP6-0180L-L281981Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill Doran2B5-11175B-R271982HOU: 1979-6-138MLB--
    24Ty GaineyOF6-1190L-R241985HOU: 1979-2-34MLB--
    3Phil Garner2B-3B5-10177R-R361973OAK: 1971-1-2MLB--
    31Jeff HeathcockP6-4205R-R251983HOU: 1980-1-1MLB--
    22Chris JonesOF6-0183L-L271985HOU: 1979-25-625MLB--
    37Charlie KerfeldP6-6225R-R211985SEA: 1982-1-3MLB--
    39Bob KnepperP6-2210L-L311976SFN: 1972-2-43MLB--
    41Mark KnudsonP6-5205R-R241985HOU: 1982-3-69MLB--
    53Mike MaddenP6-1190L-L271983PIT: 1976-3-69MLB--
    42Ron MathisP6-0175R-R261985DET: 1980-30-724MLB--
    4John MizerockC5-11190L-R241983HOU: 1979-1-8MLB--
    28Jerry MumphreyOF6-2185B-R321974SLN: 1971-4-81MLB--
    36Joe NiekroP6-1190R-R401967CLE: 1966-7-84MLB--
    20Jim Pankovits2B-OF5-10175R-R291984HOU: 1976-4-73MLB--
    1Bert PenaSS5-11165R-R251981Not draftedMLB--
    21Terry PuhlOF6-2200L-R281977Not draftedMLB--
    12Craig ReynoldsSS6-1175L-R321975PIT: 1971-1-22MLB--
    23German Rivera3B6-2195R-R241983Not draftedMLB--
    47Mark RossP6-0195R-R271982HOU: 1979-7-164MLB--
    34Nolan RyanP6-2195R-R381966NYN: 1965-12-226MLB--
    33Mike ScottP6-3215R-R301979NYN: 1976-2-37MLB--
    45Dave SmithP6-1195R-R301980HOU: 1976-8-169MLB--
    52Julio SolanoP6-1160R-R251983Not draftedMLB--
    16Harry Spilman1B6-1190L-R301978Not draftedMLB--
    10Dickie ThonSS5-11175R-R271979Not draftedMLB--
    18Tim TolmanOF-1B6-0195R-R291981HOU: 1978-12-297MLB--
    29Denny Walling3B-OF6-1185L-R311975OAK: 1975-1-1MLB--

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