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2005 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 89-73 .549
Rank: 2nd in National League Central
Run Differential: 693-609 + 84
Roster Continuity 71.03% 7/30
Manager(s): Phil Garner
General Manager: Tim Purpura
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Minute Maid Park
Payroll: $ 76,779,000 12/30
Attendance: 2,762,472 10/30
Playoffs: Lost World Series (White Sox)
Top Draft Pick: Brian Bogusevic (#24) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Cecil Cooper
Bullpen Coach: Mark Bailey
First Base Coach: Jose Cruz
Hitting Coach: Gary Gaetti
Pitching Coach: Jim Hickey
Third Base Coach: Doug Mansolino

#1 Draft Picks

Chris Burke (#10), Adam Everett (#12), Lance Berkman (#16), Brad Lidge (#17), Roger Clemens (#19), 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 2005 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    38Ezequiel AstacioP6-3156R-R252005Not draftedMLB--
    11Brad AusmusC5-11195R-R361993NYA: 1987-48-1152MLB--
    41Brandon BackeP6-0185R-R272002TBA: 1998-18-552MLB--
    5Jeff Bagwell1B6-0195R-R371991BOS: 1989-4-110MLB--
    17Lance BerkmanDH6-1205B-L291999HOU: 1997-1-16MLB-Retired
    7Craig Biggio2B-C5-11180R-R391988HOU: 1987-1-22MLB--
    4Eric BruntlettSS-2B6-0200R-R272003HOU: 2000-9-277MLB--
    2Chris Burke2B5-11183R-R252004HOU: 2001-1-10MLB--
    53Mike BurnsP6-1190R-R262005HOU: 2000-30-907MLB--
    46Raul ChavezC5-11210R-R321996Not draftedMLB--
    22Roger ClemensP6-4230R-R421984BOS: 1983-1-19MLB--
    58Travis DriskillP6-0225R-R332002CLE: 1993-4-111MLB--
    56Brandon DuckworthP6-2185B-R292001ARI: 1996-61-1608MLB-Free Agent
    14Morgan Ensberg3B6-2210R-R292000HOU: 1998-9-272MLB--
    28Adam Everett3B6-0156R-R282001BOS: 1998-1-12MLB--
    31John FrancoP5-10185L-L441984LAN: 1981-5-125MLB--
    45Mike GalloP6-0180L-L282003HOU: 1999-5-173MLB--
    31Charles GipsonLF-RF6-2180R-R321998SEA: 1991-63-1493MLB--
    43Chad HarvilleP5-9180R-R281999OAK: 1997-2-63MLB--
    26Mike Lamb1B6-1185L-R292000TEX: 1997-7-227MLB--
    16Jason LaneP6-2215R-L282002HOU: 1999-6-203MLB-Free Agent
    54Brad LidgeP6-5200R-R282002HOU: 1998-1-17MLB-Retired
    44Roy OswaltP6-0170R-R272001HOU: 1996-23-684MLB-Retired
    19Orlando PalmeiroLF-RF5-11175L-L361995CAL: 1991-33-870MLB--
    21Andy PettitteP6-5225L-L331995NYA: 1990-22-594MLB-Free Agent
    50Chad QuallsP6-5205R-R262004HOU: 2000-2-67MLB-Free Agent
    9Humberto QuinteroC6-1190R-R252003UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    51Wandy RodriguezP5-11160B-L262005UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    30Luke ScottDH6-0210L-R272005CLE: 2001-9-277MLB-Free Agent
    37Todd SelfOF6-5210L-R262005HOU: 2000-15-457MLB--
    36Russ SpringerP6-4220R-R361992NYA: 1989-7-181MLB--
    43Scott StricklandP5-11180R-R291999MON: 1997-10-316MLB--
    1Willy TaverasOF6-0160R-R232004Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    20Jose VizcainoSS-2B6-1180B-R371989Not draftedMLB--
    35Dan WheelerP6-3222R-R271999TBA: 1996-34-1024MLB-Free Agent

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