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2003 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 87-75 .537
Rank: 2nd in National League Central
Run Differential: 805-677 + 128
Roster Continuity 76.83% 4/30
Manager(s): Jimy Williams
General Manager: Gerry Hunsicker
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Minute Maid Park
Payroll: $ 71,040,000 14/30
Attendance: 2,454,241 11/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Jason Hirsh (#59) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: John Tamargo
Bullpen Coach: Mark Bailey
First Base Coach: Jose Cruz
Hitting Coach: Harry Spilman
Hitting Coach: Gary Gaetti
Pitching Coach: Burt Hooton
Third Base Coach: Gene Lamont

#1 Draft Picks

Jonathan Johnson (#7), Billy Wagner (#12), Adam Everett (#12), Ron Villone (#14), Lance Berkman (#16), Brad Lidge (#17), Craig Biggio (#22)
National League Central 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 2003 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    11Brad AusmusC5-11195R-R341993NYA: 1987-48-1152MLB--
    5Jeff Bagwell1B6-0195R-R351991BOS: 1989-4-110MLB--
    17Lance BerkmanDH6-1205B-L271999HOU: 1997-1-16MLB-Retired
    7Craig Biggio2B-C5-11180R-R371988HOU: 1987-1-22MLB--
    67Nate BlandP6-5190L-L282003LAN: 1993-4-102MLB--
    27Geoff Blum3B6-3195B-R301999MON: 1994-7-196MLB-Retired
    4Eric BruntlettSS-2B6-0200R-R252003HOU: 2000-9-277MLB--
    75Kirk BullingerP6-2170R-R331998SLN: 1992-32-895MLB--
    46Raul ChavezC5-11210R-R301996Not draftedMLB--
    27Bruce ChenP6-1180B-L261998UDFAMLB-Retired
    3Tripp Cromer2B-SS6-2165R-R351993SLN: 1989-3-66MLB--
    29Octavio DotelP6-0175R-R271999UDFAMLB-Retired
    14Morgan Ensberg3B6-2210R-R272000HOU: 1998-9-272MLB--
    28Adam Everett3B6-0156R-R262001BOS: 1998-1-12MLB--
    59Jared FernandezP6-2223R-R312001Not draftedMLB--
    45Mike GalloP6-0180L-L262003HOU: 1999-5-173MLB--
    51Richard HidalgoRF-CF6-3190R-R271997Not draftedMLB--
    34Brian HunterCF-LF6-3180R-R321994HOU: 1989-2-35MLB--
    41Jonathan JohnsonP6-0180R-R281998TEX: 1995-1-7MLB--
    12Jeff Kent2B6-1205R-R351992TOR: 1989-20-523MLB--
    24Jason LaneP6-2215R-L262002HOU: 1999-6-203MLB-Free Agent
    54Brad LidgeP6-5200R-R262002HOU: 1998-1-17MLB-Retired
    38Scott LinebrinkP6-3185R-R262000SFN: 1997-2-56MLB-Free Agent
    23Julio LugoSS-3B6-1165R-R272000HOU: 1994-43-1193MLB--
    66Dave Matranga2B6-0163R-R262003HOU: 1998-6-182MLB--
    2Mitch MeluskeyC6-0185B-R291998CLE: 1992-12-322MLB--
    16Orlando MercedRF-1B6-1195L-R361990Not draftedMLB--
    58Dan MiceliP6-0216R-R321993Not draftedMLB--
    52Wade MillerP6-2185R-R261999HOU: 1996-20-594MLB--
    36Brian MoehlerP6-3235R-R311996DET: 1993-6-165MLB--
    53Pete MunroP6-3210R-R281999BOS: 1993-6-163MLB--
    44Roy OswaltP6-0170R-R252001HOU: 1996-23-684MLB-Retired
    67Colin PorterRF-CF6-2200L-L272003HOU: 1998-17-512MLB--
    68Brandon PufferP6-3190R-R272002MIN: 1994-27-743MLB--
    39Tim ReddingP6-0215R-R252001HOU: 1997-20-610MLB-Free Agent
    58Jeriome RobertsonP6-1190L-L262002HOU: 1995-24-669MLB--
    60Rodrigo RosarioP6-2166R-R252003Not draftedMLB--
    31Kirk SaarloosP6-0185R-R242002HOU: 2001-3-86MLB--
    52Ricky StoneP6-1168R-R282001LAN: 1994-4-104MLB--
    47Ron VilloneP6-3237L-L331995SEA: 1992-1-14MLB--
    10Jose VizcainoSS-2B6-1180B-R351989Not draftedMLB--
    13Billy WagnerP5-11180L-L311995HOU: 1993-1-12MLB--
    88Rick WhiteP6-4215R-R341994PIT: 1990-15-403MLB--
    9Gregg ZaunC5-10190B-R321995BAL: 1989-17-427MLB--

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