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1989 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 86-76 .531
Rank: 3rd in National League West
Run Differential: 647-669 -22
Roster Continuity 76.15% 10/26
Manager(s): Art Howe
General Manager: Bill Wood
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Payroll: $ 16,011,000 5/26
Attendance: 1,834,908 19/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Jeff Juden (#12) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Phil Garner
Assistant Coach: Ed Napoleon
Bench Coach: Yogi Berra
First Base Coach: Ed Ott
Pitching Coach: Les Moss
Third Base Coach: Matt Galante

#1 Draft Picks

Glenn Wilson (#18), Rick Rhoden (#20), Craig Biggio (#22), 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 1989 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    49Juan AgostoP6-2190L-L311981Not draftedMLB--
    47Larry AndersenP6-3205R-R361975CLE: 1971-7-157MLB--
    23Eric AnthonyRF-LF6-2195L-L211989HOU: 1986-34-795MLB--
    14Alan AshbyC6-2190B-R371973CLE: 1969-3-63MLB--
    17Kevin BassRF-OF6-0180B-R301982MIL: 1977-2-29MLB--
    7Craig Biggio2B-C5-11180R-R231988HOU: 1987-1-22MLB--
    11Ken Caminiti3B6-0200B-R261987HOU: 1984-3-71MLB--
    52Jose CanoP6-3175R-R271989Not draftedMLB--
    38Jim ClancyP6-4220R-R331977TEX: 1974-4-74MLB--
    44Danny DarwinP6-3190R-R331978Not draftedMLB--
    42Mark DavidsonRF-LF6-2190R-R281986MIN: 1982-11-266MLB--
    27Glenn Davis1B6-3210R-R281984TEX: 1983-42-817MLB--
    43Jim DeshaiesP6-4220L-L291984NYA: 1982-21-542MLB--
    19Bill Doran2B5-11175B-R311982HOU: 1979-6-138MLB--
    31Bob ForschP6-4200R-R391974SLN: 1968-26-594MLB--
    6Greg GrossOF5-11175L-L361973HOU: 1970-4-80MLB--
    28Billy HatcherLF-CF5-9175R-R281984CHN: 1981-6-131MLB--
    39Bob KnepperP6-2210L-L351976SFN: 1972-2-43MLB--
    4Steve Lombardozzi2B6-0175R-R291985MIN: 1981-9-218MLB--
    22Roger MasonP6-6220R-R301984Not draftedMLB--
    26Louie MeadowsLF-RF5-11190L-L281986HOU: 1982-2-43MLB--
    35Brian MeyerP6-0190R-R261988HOU: 1986-16-406MLB--
    28Carl NicholsC6-0184R-R261986BAL: 1980-4-104MLB--
    51Mark PortugalP6-0208R-R261985Not draftedMLB--
    21Terry PuhlOF6-2200L-R321977Not draftedMLB--
    16Rafael RamirezSS5-11190R-R311980UDFAMLB--
    12Craig ReynoldsSS6-1175L-R361975PIT: 1971-1-22MLB--
    36Rick RhodenP6-4203R-R361974LAN: 1971-1-20MLB--
    20Dan SchatzederP6-0195L-L341977MON: 1976-3-57MLB--
    33Mike ScottP6-3215R-R341979NYN: 1976-2-37MLB--
    45Dave SmithP6-1195R-R341980HOU: 1976-8-169MLB--
    10Harry Spilman1B6-1190L-R341978Not draftedMLB--
    9Alex TrevinoC5-11170R-R311978Not draftedMLB--
    29Ron WashingtonSS-2B5-11163R-R371977Not draftedMLB--
    13Glenn WilsonOF6-1190R-R301982DET: 1980-1-18MLB--
    15Eric YeldingSS-CF5-11165R-R241989TOR: 1984-1-19MLB--
    2Gerald YoungCF6-2185B-R241987NYN: 1982-5-111MLB--

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