1971 Houston Astros
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 1971 Houston Astros / Franchise: Houston Astros / BR Team Page
Managed by Harry Walker
 History, Comments, Contributions
 Awards and Honors
 Further Reading
- Dave VanDeMortel: "The Saga of J.R. Richard's Debut: Blowing Away 15 Sticks at Candlestick", in Cecilia Tan, ed.: Baseball in the Space Age: Houston since 1961, 'The National Pastime, SABR, 2014, pp. 50-54.