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1997 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 84-78 .519
Rank: 1st in National League Central
Run Differential: 777-660 + 117
Roster Continuity 52.48% 24/28
Manager(s): Larry Dierker
General Manager: Gerry Hunsicker
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Payroll: $ 32,935,000 20/28
Attendance: 2,046,781 15/28
Playoffs: Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
Top Draft Pick: Lance Berkman (#16) All picks
Years Active:
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Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Bill Virdon
Bullpen Coach: Alan Ashby
First Base Coach: Jose Cruz
Hitting Coach: Tommy McCraw
Pitching Coach: Vern Ruhle
Third Base Coach: Mike Cubbage

#1 Draft Picks

Thomas Howard (#11), Billy Wagner (#12), Bill Spiers (#13), Tommy Greene (#14), Craig Biggio (#22), Russ Johnson (#30), Ricky Gutierrez (#30)
National League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8478.519--
7983.4885.0
7686.4698.0
7389.45111.0
6894.42016.0
  • Complete listing of games for the 1997 Houston Astros. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1997 Houston Astros Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1HOUvs ATLW2-11-0253Yes--211
    2HOUvs ATLW4-32-0252Yes--642
    3HOUvs ATLL2-32-1259Yes--871
    4HOUvs SLNW3-23-1252Yes--1192 
    5HOUvs SLNW6-24-1134Yes--17116
    6HOUvs SLNW3-25-1121Yes--20137
    7HOU@ ATLL2-45-2144Yes--22175
    8HOU@ ATLL3-45-3166Yes--25214 
    9HOU@ ATLW5-36-3146Yes--30246
    10HOU@ SLNL2-46-4178Yes--32284
    11HOU@ SLNW7-57-4157Yes--39336
    12HOU@ SLNL2-67-5179Yes--41392
    13HOU@ SLNW4-28-5179Yes--45414
    14HOUvs MONL5-78-6179Yes--50482 
    15HOUvs MONW10-29-6179Yes--605010 
    16HOU@ LANL3-59-71711Yes--63558
    17HOU@ LANW2-110-7169Yes--65569
    18HOU@ LANW3-111-7156Yes--685711
    19HOU@ SDNW12-312-7146Yes--806020 
    20HOU@ SDNW11-713-7145Yes--916724 
    21HOUvs SFNW5-414-7145Yes--967125 
    22HOUvs SFNL0-214-8145Yes--967323 
    23HOUvs SFNL2-314-9147Yes--987622
    24HOUvs COLL6-714-10158Yes--1048321
    25HOUvs COLW3-115-10157Yes--1078423
    26HOU@ MONL6-815-11158Yes--1139221
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    27HOU@ MONL0-415-12169Yes--1139617 
    28HOUvs FLOW2-116-12157Yes--1159718
    29HOUvs FLOL8-916-13169Yes--12310617
    30HOUvs FLOW1-017-13158Yes--12410618 
    31HOUvs PHIW9-218-13158Yes--13310825 
    32HOUvs PHIL1-518-14158Yes--13411321 
    33HOUvs NYNL1-418-15169Yes--13511718
    34HOUvs NYNW4-219-15157Yes--13911920
    35HOU@ FLOL2-319-162710No0.514112219 
    36HOU@ FLOW4-220-16159Yes--14512421
    37HOU@ FLOL3-620-171612Yes--14813018
    38HOU@ FLOL4-1120-181713Yes--15214111 
    39HOU@ NYNL3-420-192916No--15514510
    40HOU@ NYNW1-021-192815No--15614511
    41HOU@ PHIW12-722-191712Yes--16815216 
    42HOU@ PHIL2-422-201712Yes--17015614
    43HOU@ PHIL3-522-211814Yes--17316112
    44HOU@ PHIW9-523-211813Yes--18216616 
    45HOUvs CINL4-723-221815Yes--18617313
    46HOUvs CINW4-324-221815Yes--19017614 
    47HOU@ COLL7-824-231815Yes--19718413
    48HOU@ COLW7-025-231815Yes--20418420 
    49HOU@ COLL5-825-241815Yes--20919217
    50HOU@ SFNL3-425-251815Yes--21219616 
    51HOU@ SFNL4-525-261815Yes--21620115 
    52HOUvs SDNW10-626-261815Yes--22620719 
    53HOUvs SDNL2-926-272916No0.522821612
    54HOUvs SDNL5-1226-282917No0.52332285
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    55HOUvs SDNL3-626-292917No1.52362342
    56HOUvs LANW2-027-292917No0.52382344
    57HOUvs LANW4-328-292815No0.52422375 
    58HOU@ CINW5-229-291814Yes--2472398
    59HOU@ CINL5-629-302815No0.52522457
    60HOU@ SDNW8-730-302815No0.52602528
    61HOU@ SDNL4-530-312814No1.52642577 
    62HOU@ SDNW9-031-312814No0.527325716 
    63HOU@ LANL3-831-322814No127626511 
    64HOU@ LANW6-332-321714Yes--28226814
    65HOU@ LANL5-1032-331713Yes--2872789 
    66HOUvs MINL1-832-342915No12882862 
    67HOUvs MINL1-632-352916No1289292-3 
    68HOUvs MINW3-233-351714Yes--292294-2 
    69HOU@ KCAL2-533-362816No1294299-5 
    70HOU@ KCAW10-234-361713Yes--3043013 
    71HOU@ KCAL2-634-371817Yes--306307-1 
    72HOUvs CHNW7-335-371816Yes--3133103 
    73HOUvs CHNW7-336-371815Yes--3203137 
    74HOUvs CHNW3-137-371713Yes--3233149
    75HOUvs PITL0-637-381815Yes--3233203 
    76HOUvs PITL3-837-391816Yes--326328-2 
    77HOUvs PITW5-138-391815Yes--3313292 
    78HOU@ CHNW7-639-391713Yes--3383353
    79HOU@ CHNL1-239-401713Yes--3393372
    80HOU@ CHNL2-539-411714Yes--341342-1
    81HOU@ CHNW10-840-411713Yes--3513501
    82HOUvs CLEL4-640-421714Yes--355356-1
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    83HOUvs CLEL6-840-432916No1361364-3
    84HOUvs CLEW6-241-432916No13673661 
    85HOUvs CINL3-441-442916No13703700
    86HOUvs CINL2-441-4531018No1372374-2
    87HOUvs CINW2-142-452916No1374375-1
    88HOUvs CINW6-543-452815No13803800 
    89HOU@ PITW7-044-451714Yes--3873807 
    90HOU@ PITW10-045-451713Yes--39738017 
    91HOU@ PITL0-345-461714Yes--39738314 
    92HOU@ PITL3-545-472816No140038812
    93HOU@ CHNW9-746-472815No140939514
    94HOU@ CHNW5-347-472814No141439816
    95HOUvs SFNW8-148-472814No--42239923 
    96HOUvs SFNL1-348-481714Yes--42340221
    97HOU@ MONW2-049-481713Yes--42540223
    98HOU@ MONW8-650-481712Yes--43340825
    99HOU@ MONW9-051-481712Yes--44240834 
    100HOU@ SLNW4-252-481712Yes--44641036
    101HOU@ SLNW7-253-481611Yes--45341241 
    102HOUvs MONW10-554-481510Yes--46341746 
    103HOUvs MONW5-255-481510Yes--46841949 
    104HOUvs MONW9-856-481510Yes--47742750 
    105HOUvs MONW7-257-481510Yes--48442955 
    106HOUvs SLNL1-257-491510Yes--48543154
    107HOUvs SLNW5-458-49159Yes--49043555
    108HOUvs SLNW7-459-49159Yes--49743958
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    109HOUvs NYNL5-859-501610Yes--50244755 
    110HOUvs NYNW6-060-50159Yes--50844761 
    111HOUvs NYNW3-261-50159Yes--51144962 
    112HOU@ FLOL1-461-51159Yes--51245359
    113HOU@ FLOL5-661-521610Yes--51745958 
    114HOU@ PHIL4-661-531610Yes--52146556
    115HOU@ PHIL5-661-541610Yes--52647155 
    116HOU@ NYNL1-661-551610Yes--52747750 
    117HOU@ NYNW8-362-551610Yes--53548055 
    118HOU@ NYNW11-863-551610Yes--54648858
    119HOU@ NYNW8-364-551610Yes--55449163 
    120HOUvs FLOW13-265-55159Yes--56749374 
    121HOUvs FLOL6-865-561610Yes--57350172
    122HOUvs PHIL1-565-571610Yes--57450668 
    123HOUvs PHIL3-565-581611Yes--57751166
    124HOUvs PHIW11-666-581610Yes--58851771
    125HOUvs ATLL3-466-591611Yes--59152170
    126HOUvs ATLL1-366-601611Yes--59252468
    127HOUvs COLW10-467-601610Yes--60252874 
    128HOUvs COLW9-168-601610Yes--61152982 
    129HOUvs COLL3-668-611611Yes--61453579
    130HOUvs COLW3-169-611610Yes--61753681 
    131HOU@ ATLL6-769-621610Yes--62354380 
    132HOU@ ATLW6-470-621610Yes--62954782
    133HOU@ ATLL2-470-631611Yes--63155180
    134HOU@ CHAL4-570-641611Yes--63555679
    135HOU@ CHAL2-970-651611Yes--63756572 
    136HOU@ CHAL1-370-661611Yes--63856870
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    137HOUvs MILL2-370-671611Yes--64057169
    138HOUvs MILL2-470-681612Yes--64257567
    139HOUvs MILW4-071-681611Yes--64657571 
    140HOU@ SFNW14-272-681611Yes--66057783 
    141HOU@ SFNL1-472-691612Yes--66158180
    142HOU@ SFNL3-572-701612Yes--66458678
    143HOU@ SFNL1-572-711713Yes--66559174 
    144HOU@ COLW7-473-711611Yes--67259577
    145HOU@ COLL7-973-721813Yes--67960475
    146HOUvs LANW10-374-721813Yes--68960782 
    147HOUvs LANW5-175-721712Yes--69460886 
    148HOUvs LANL3-475-731712Yes--69761285
    149HOUvs SDNL3-475-741712Yes--70061684
    150HOUvs SDNW15-376-741712Yes--71561996 
    151HOU@ PITW8-477-741712Yes--723623100 
    152HOU@ PITL3-1277-751712Yes--72663591 
    153HOU@ CINL4-577-761712Yes--73064090
    154HOU@ CINW4-178-761712Yes--73464193
    155HOU@ CINW8-379-761712Yes--74264498 
    156HOU@ CINW6-380-761712Yes--748647101
    157HOUvs CHNW5-381-761712Yes--753650103
    158HOUvs CHNL1-381-771712Yes--754653101
    159HOUvs CHNW9-182-771711Yes--763654109 
    160HOUvs PITW2-083-771610Yes--765654111
    161HOUvs PITW8-184-771610Yes--773655118 
    162HOUvs PITL4-584-781610Yes--777660117


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