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1996 Houston Astros (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
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W-L Record: 82-80 .506
Rank: 2nd in National League Central
Run Differential: 753-792 -39
Roster Continuity 72.60% 5/28
Manager(s): Terry Collins
General Manager: Gerry Hunsicker
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Payroll: $ 26,894,000 19/28
Attendance: 1,975,888 14/28
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Mark Johnson (#19) All picks
Years Active:
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Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Julio Linares
First Base Coach: Rick Sweet
Hitting Coach: Steve Henderson
Pitching Coach: Brent Strom
Third Base Coach: Matt Galante

#1 Draft Picks

Greg Swindell (#2), Gregg Olson (#4), Derrick May (#9), Billy Wagner (#12), Bill Spiers (#13), Craig Biggio (#22), Todd Jones (#27), Ricky Gutierrez (#30)
National League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8874.543--
8280.5066.0
8181.5007.0
7686.46912.0
7389.45115.0
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