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1987 Houston Astros (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 76-86 .469
Rank: 3rd in National League West
Run Differential: 648-678 -30
Manager(s): Hal Lanier
General Manager: Dick Wagner (1987-10-23), Bill Wood (1987-12-06), Bill Wood
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 1,909,902 15/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Craig Biggio (#22) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Yogi Berra
Bullpen Coach: Gene Tenace
Hitting Coach: Denis Menke
Pitching Coach: Les Moss
Third Base Coach: Matt Galante

#1 Draft Picks

Robbie Wine (#8), Dale Berra (#20), Craig Reynolds (#22), Buddy Biancalana (#25)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9072.556--
8478.5196.0
7686.46914.0
7389.45117.0
6992.42920.5
6597.40125.0
Full League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Dave MeadsHOULANL 2-4 @LAN000000000000000011st career game
    Bill DoranHOUCINW 7-3 @CIN52200230000000006322 home runs
    Danny DarwinHOUPHIW 5-1 @PHI31311020000000001691st career RBI
    Chuck JacksonHOUPITW 10-3 vs PIT100000000010010011st career game
    Dave MeadsHOUPITW 10-3 vs PIT2010000000100000151st career hit
    Glenn DavisHOUPITW 7-2 vs PIT42310150111000003205 RBIs
    Denny WallingHOUPITW 7-2 vs PIT53420000000000009304 hits
    Chuck JacksonHOUSLNL 2-8 @SLN201100010100000031st career hit, 1st career stolen base
    Denny WallingHOUSLNL 2-3 @SLN10000020000000209312 sacrifice flies
    Chuck JacksonHOUSLNW 8-7 @SLN101100100000000041st career RBI
    Alan AshbyHOUSDNW 10-1 vs SDN322001500000000111945 RBIs
    Craig ReynoldsHOUSDNW 10-1 vs SDN412000000000000012201000th career hit
    Danny DarwinHOULANW 4-1 @LAN40000001002000001781st career stolen base
    Glenn DavisHOUSDNW 12-7 @SDN52410030001000003414 hits
    Chuck JacksonHOUSDNL 1-4 @SDN3110011000200000211st career home run
    Craig ReynoldsHOUSFNW 9-6 @SFN322002500100000012312 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Kevin BassHOUSFNW 6-5 @SFN41421140000000006184 hits
    Bill DoranHOUSFNL 4-8 @SFN42200230001000006942 home runs
    Billy HatcherHOUPHIW 8-2 @PHI52400011000000002674 hits
    Gerald YoungHOUMONL 0-1 vs MON400000000000000011st career game
    Gerald YoungHOUNYNW 4-3 vs NYN501000000000000021st career hit
    Gerald YoungHOUNYNL 3-7 vs NYN311000020210000031st career stolen base
    Gerald YoungHOUNYNL 6-9 vs NYN422100110100000041st career RBI
    Ken CaminitiHOUPHIW 2-1 vs PHI322011100100000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Kevin BassHOUSFNW 5-3 vs SFN52200230010010006492 home runs
    Kevin BassHOUSFNW 6-5 vs SFN50410030000000006514 hits
    Jose CruzHOUSFNW 7-3 @SFN523002400000000022812 home runs
    Billy HatcherHOUATLW 11-2 vs ATL63410112000000002934 hits
    Robbie WineHOUSLNW 5-4 vs SLN4000000000400000184 strikeouts
    Gerald YoungHOUSLNW 5-4 vs SLN4241000000000000364 hits
    Billy HatcherHOUSLNW 5-2 @SLN32100123000200003003 stolen bases, 2 hit by pitches
    Kevin BassHOUCHNW 10-1 vs CHN44410230010010006752 home runs, 4 runs scored, 4 hits
    Glenn DavisHOUSDNL 7-8 @SDN43300350000000004063 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Denny WallingHOUSDNL 7-8 @SDN100000000100000010001000th career game
    Rob MallicoatHOUSDNL 0-11 @SDN000000000000000011st career game
    Troy AfenirHOULANW 8-1 @LAN100000000010000011st career game
    Kevin BassHOULANW 8-1 @LAN51400140000000006854 hits
    Gerald YoungHOULANW 8-1 @LAN6240000400000000584 hits, 4 stolen bases
    Gerald YoungHOUSFNL 1-7 @SFN4120011000100000601st career home run
    Troy AfenirHOUATLL 4-5 @ATL301000000020000041st career hit
    Larry AndersenHOUATLL 7-8 @ATL10100000000000003511st career hit
    Terry PuhlHOULANW 11-5 vs LAN414001400100000012414 hits
    Troy AfenirHOUCINL 7-12 vs CIN401100100030000081st career RBI
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Nolan RyanHOULANW 7-3 vs LANW 7833011001030000--612254-22610 Strikeouts
    Dave MeadsHOULANL 2-4 @LAN 0.11110000002000--10-01st career game
    Mike ScottHOULANW 4-0 @LANW 9100011000028000--21567-6210 Strikeouts
    Jim DeshaiesHOUATLW 6-0 vs ATLW 7400031100027000--3213-611 Strikeouts
    Dave MeadsHOUATLW 5-3 vs ATLW 0.10000010001000--51-01st career win
    Mike ScottHOUCINL 3-4 vs CIN 8621111200032000--21768-6212 Strikeouts
    Nolan RyanHOUCINL 0-3 vs CIN 8300021110129000--615254-22811 Strikeouts
    Bob KnepperHOUNYNL 1-2 @NYN 20000050017000--344115-120Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Mike ScottHOUMONW 3-0 @MONW 9200021200030000--22069-6412 Strikeouts
    Nolan RyanHOUSLNL 5-7 vs SLNL 6.2533061100031000--620255-23011 Strikeouts
    Larry AndersenHOUSLNL 2-8 vs SLN 20000250008000--30715-17Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Mike ScottHOUSFNW 6-1 vs SFNW 7211011310024000--22571-6513 Strikeouts
    Dave SmithHOUSFNL 3-4 vs SFN 21000250009000--37838-29Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Nolan RyanHOUSFNW 3-0 vs SFNW 7500001200025000--623256-23112 Strikeouts
    Nolan RyanHOULANW 5-1 @LANW 7.2510001100027000--624257-23111 Strikeouts
    Mike ScottHOUCINW 4-0 vs CINW 8700001400134000--22773-6514 Strikeouts
    Mike ScottHOULANW 3-2 vs LANWCG932211910031000--22874-653-hitter
    Nolan RyanHOUSFNL 4-8 @SFNL 5886231120128000--627257-23411 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Nolan RyanHOUPHIL 1-2 @PHIL 7722031010031000--628257-23510 Strikeouts
    Mike ScottHOUMONW 7-0 @MONW 9400031010035000--23476-6810 Strikeouts
    Nolan RyanHOUSFNW 5-3 vs SFN 7532111200027000--633257-23912 Strikeouts
    Nolan RyanHOUSFNL 6-7 @SFN 6.1443021010026000--635257-23910 Strikeouts
    Danny DarwinHOUATLW 8-0 vs ATLWSHO970004300036000--32280-85Complete game/Shutout
    Mike ScottHOUATLW 11-2 vs ATLW 8622101000131000--23978-7110 Strikeouts
    Dave SmithHOUSLNW 4-0 vs SLNSv 20000110007000--40040-29400th career game
    Rocky ChildressHOUSLNW 5-4 vs SLNW 13000000006000--381-21st career win
    Mike ScottHOUSFNW 4-2 vs SFNWCG932210700030000--24380-723-hitter
    Nolan RyanHOUSFNW 4-2 vs SFNW 8622021600133000--640260-24016 Strikeouts
    Rob MallicoatHOUSDNL 0-11 @SDN 331100200012000--10-01st career game
    Nolan RyanHOUSDNL 1-2 vs SDN 9511011100033000--642261-24011 Strikeouts
    Nolan RyanHOUCINL 1-2 vs CINL 7722011000029000--645261-24210 Strikeouts


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