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1987 Houston Astros

1987 > Class Major League > 1987 National League (West)
Overall: 76-86
Scored 648 runs, Allowed 678 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-84

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Hal Lanier
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1986 / 1988

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Troy Afenir 23 10 20 20 1 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 12 .300 .300 .350 .650 7 0 0 0 0 0
2 Juan Agosto* 29 27 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Larry Andersen 34 67 7 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 Alan Ashby# 35 125 441 386 53 111 16 0 14 63 0 1 50 52 .288 .367 .438 .805 169 14 1 0 4 2
5 Mark Bailey# 25 35 75 64 5 13 1 0 0 3 1 0 10 21 .203 .311 .219 .530 14 3 0 1 0 0
6 Kevin Bass# 28 157 654 592 83 168 31 5 19 85 21 8 53 77 .284 .344 .449 .793 266 15 4 0 5 13
7 Dale Berra 30 19 54 45 3 8 3 0 0 2 0 0 8 12 .178 .296 .244 .541 11 0 0 0 1 3
8 Buddy Biancalana# 27 18 25 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 .042 .080 .042 .122 1 0 0 0 0 0
9 Ken Caminiti# 24 63 218 203 10 50 7 1 3 23 0 0 12 44 .246 .287 .335 .622 68 6 0 2 1 1
10 Rocky Childress 25 32 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Jose Cruz* 39 126 405 365 47 88 17 4 11 38 4 1 36 65 .241 .307 .400 .707 146 4 0 1 3 3
12 Danny Darwin 31 35 69 66 2 12 2 1 0 4 1 0 2 40 .182 .206 .242 .448 16 0 0 1 0 0
13 Glenn Davis 26 151 635 578 70 145 35 2 27 93 4 1 47 84 .251 .310 .458 .769 265 16 5 0 5 10
14 Jim Deshaies* 27 26 64 53 2 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 7 29 .094 .200 .094 .294 5 1 0 4 0 0
15 Bill Doran# 29 162 719 625 82 177 23 3 16 79 31 11 82 64 .283 .365 .406 .772 254 11 3 2 7 3
16 Ty Gainey* 26 18 26 24 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 9 .125 .192 .125 .317 3 0 0 0 0 0
17 Billy Hatcher 26 141 627 564 96 167 28 3 11 63 53 9 42 70 .296 .352 .415 .767 234 11 9 7 5 1
18 Jeff Heathcock 27 19 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 1 0 0
19 Manny Hernandez 26 6 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Paul Householder# 28 14 16 12 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 2 .083 .313 .167 .479 2 0 0 0 0 0
21 Chuck Jackson 24 35 81 71 3 15 3 0 1 6 1 1 7 19 .211 .282 .296 .578 21 1 0 3 0 0
22 Charlie Kerfeld 23 21 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Bob Knepper* 33 33 62 51 2 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 24 .098 .113 .137 .250 7 0 0 9 1 0
24 Davey Lopes 42 47 56 43 4 10 2 0 1 6 2 1 13 8 .233 .411 .349 .760 15 0 0 0 0 2
25 Aurelio Lopez 38 26 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
26 Ron Mathis 28 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 Dave Meads* 23 45 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0 0 0 0
28 Jim Pankovits 31 50 67 61 7 14 2 0 1 8 2 0 6 13 .230 .299 .311 .610 19 2 0 0 0 1
29 Bert Pena 27 21 49 46 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .152 .204 .152 .356 7 3 1 0 0 0
30 Terry Puhl* 30 90 134 122 9 28 5 0 2 15 1 1 11 16 .230 .293 .320 .613 39 3 0 1 0 0
31 Craig Reynolds* 34 135 416 374 35 95 17 3 4 28 5 1 30 44 .254 .303 .348 .651 130 4 0 4 8 8
32 Ronn Reynolds 28 38 107 102 5 17 4 0 1 7 0 1 3 29 .167 .189 .235 .424 24 3 0 1 1 0
33 Nolan Ryan 40 34 73 65 2 4 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 22 .062 .076 .108 .183 7 2 0 7 0 0
34 Mike Scott 32 36 91 80 4 10 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 32 .125 .157 .125 .282 10 2 0 8 0 0
35 Dave Smith 32 50 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167 1 0 0 0 0 0
36 Julio Solano 27 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
37 Dickie Thon 29 32 83 66 6 14 1 0 1 3 3 0 16 13 .212 .366 .273 .639 18 1 0 1 0 3
38 Ty Waller 30 11 6 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 0 0 0 0
39 Denny Walling* 33 110 370 325 45 92 21 4 5 33 5 1 39 37 .283 .356 .418 .774 136 9 0 2 4 1
40 Robbie Wine 24 14 31 29 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 .103 .133 .138 .271 4 0 0 1 0 0
41 Gerald Young# 22 71 303 274 44 88 9 2 1 15 26 9 26 27 .321 .380 .380 .759 104 1 1 0 2 0
41 Players 29.7 162 6143 5485 648 1386 238 28 122 603 162 46 526 936 .253 .318 .373 .691 2046 115 24 58 50 52
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Juan Agosto* 29 1 1 .500 2.63 27 0 13 0 0 2 27.1 26 12 8 1 10 1 6 0 0 1 118 1.317 8.6 0.3 3.3 2.0 0.60
2 Larry Andersen 34 9 5 .643 3.45 67 0 31 0 0 5 101.2 95 46 39 7 41 10 94 2 0 1 440 1.338 8.4 0.6 3.6 8.3 2.29
3 Rocky Childress 25 1 2 .333 2.98 32 0 12 0 0 0 48.1 46 17 16 4 18 6 26 0 0 0 201 1.324 8.6 0.7 3.4 4.8 1.44
4 Danny Darwin 31 9 10 .474 3.59 33 30 0 3 1 0 195.2 184 87 78 17 69 12 134 5 1 3 833 1.293 8.5 0.8 3.2 6.2 1.94
5 Jim Deshaies* 27 11 6 .647 4.62 26 25 0 1 0 0 152.0 149 81 78 22 57 7 104 0 5 4 648 1.355 8.8 1.3 3.4 6.2 1.82
6 Jeff Heathcock 27 4 2 .667 3.16 19 2 2 0 0 1 42.2 44 15 15 4 9 1 15 1 1 1 174 1.242 9.3 0.8 1.9 3.2 1.67
7 Manny Hernandez 26 0 4 .000 5.40 6 3 2 0 0 0 21.2 25 15 13 1 5 1 12 1 1 1 95 1.385 10.4 0.4 2.1 5.0 2.40
8 Charlie Kerfeld 23 0 2 .000 6.67 21 0 11 0 0 0 29.2 34 22 22 3 21 2 17 1 0 0 137 1.854 10.3 0.9 6.4 5.2 0.81
9 Bob Knepper* 33 8 17 .320 5.27 33 31 1 1 0 0 177.2 226 118 104 26 54 3 76 4 0 4 792 1.576 11.4 1.3 2.7 3.8 1.41
10 Aurelio Lopez 38 2 1 .667 4.50 26 0 5 0 0 1 38.0 39 22 19 6 12 0 21 2 0 1 164 1.342 9.2 1.4 2.8 5.0 1.75
11 Rob Mallicoat* 22 0 0 6.75 4 1 0 0 0 0 6.2 8 5 5 0 6 0 4 0 0 0 31 2.100 10.8 0.0 8.1 5.4 0.67
12 Ron Mathis 28 0 1 .000 5.25 8 0 3 0 0 0 12.0 10 8 7 2 11 0 8 0 0 0 55 1.750 7.5 1.5 8.2 6.0 0.73
13 Dave Meads* 23 5 3 .625 5.55 45 0 21 0 0 0 48.2 60 31 30 8 16 2 32 1 0 1 209 1.562 11.1 1.5 3.0 5.9 2.00
14 Nolan Ryan 40 8 16 .333 2.76 34 34 0 0 0 0 211.2 154 75 65 14 87 2 270 4 2 10 873 1.139 6.5 0.6 3.7 11.5 3.10
15 Mike Scott 32 16 13 .552 3.23 36 36 0 8 3 0 247.2 199 94 89 21 79 6 233 4 2 10 1010 1.122 7.2 0.8 2.9 8.5 2.95
16 Dave Smith 32 2 3 .400 1.65 50 0 44 0 0 24 60.0 39 13 11 0 21 8 73 1 2 2 240 1.000 5.8 0.0 3.2 11.0 3.48
17 Julio Solano 27 0 0 7.65 11 0 4 0 0 0 20.0 25 17 17 5 9 0 12 0 0 0 94 1.700 11.2 2.2 4.0 5.4 1.33
17 Players 31.1 76 86 .469 3.84 162 162 149 13 13 33 1441.1 1363 678 615 141 525 61 1137 26 14 39 6114 1.310 8.5 0.9 3.3 7.1 2.17
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Alan Ashby 110 778 46 6 6 .993 7.49 6 121 30 20%
Ronn Reynolds 38 216 16 6 1 .975 6.11 1 36 12 25%
Mark Bailey 27 126 7 2 0 .985 4.93 0 19 8 30%
Robbie Wine 12 40 7 1 2 .979 3.92 1 12 3 20%
Troy Afenir 10 35 2 1 1 .974 3.70 3 11 1 8%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn Davis 151 1283 112 12 89 .991 9.24
Denny Walling 16 95 9 0 8 1.000 6.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Doran 162 300 431 6 70 .992 4.51
Jim Pankovits 9 8 10 0 3 1.000 2.00
Dale Berra 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Buddy Biancalana 3 1 2 0 1 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Denny Walling 79 72 109 10 13 .948 2.29
Ken Caminiti 61 50 98 8 11 .949 2.43
Chuck Jackson 16 6 38 2 4 .957 2.75
Jim Pankovits 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Craig Reynolds 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Bert Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Reynolds 129 160 290 14 43 .970 3.49
Dickie Thon 31 21 53 6 7 .925 2.39
Bert Pena 19 19 35 1 3 .982 2.84
Dale Berra 18 13 39 2 4 .963 2.89
Buddy Biancalana 16 8 16 3 2 .889 1.50
Bill Doran 3 0 1 1 0 .500 0.33
Chuck Jackson 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Cruz 97 0.00
Billy Hatcher 51 0.00
Terry Puhl 28 0.00
Ty Gainey 6 0.00
Jim Pankovits 6 0.00
Denny Walling 6 0.00
Davey Lopes 5 0.00
Chuck Jackson 1 0.00
Ty Waller 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Hatcher 94 0.00
Gerald Young 67 0.00
Chuck Jackson 12 0.00
Paul Householder 6 0.00
Terry Puhl 5 0.00
Ty Waller 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Bass 155 0.00
Terry Puhl 9 0.00
Billy Hatcher 6 0.00
Denny Walling 2 0.00
Paul Householder 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Bass 155 287 11 4 2 .987 1.92
Billy Hatcher 140 276 16 4 6 .986 2.09
Jose Cruz 97 178 5 3 3 .984 1.89
Gerald Young 67 143 5 3 1 .980 2.21
Terry Puhl 40 48 0 1 0 .980 1.20
Chuck Jackson 13 6 0 0 0 1.000 0.46
Paul Householder 7 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.43
Denny Walling 7 8 1 0 0 1.000 1.29
Ty Gainey 6 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.67
Jim Pankovits 6 11 3 0 0 1.000 2.33
Davey Lopes 5 6 0 1 0 .857 1.20
Ty Waller 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Andersen 67 12 10 3 0 .880 0.33
Dave Smith 50 4 4 0 0 1.000 0.16
Dave Meads 45 1 4 0 1 1.000 0.11
Mike Scott 36 17 32 2 2 .961 1.36
Nolan Ryan 34 11 18 1 1 .967 0.85
Danny Darwin 33 10 22 2 0 .941 0.97
Bob Knepper 33 7 39 2 2 .958 1.39
Rocky Childress 32 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.25
Juan Agosto 27 3 10 1 1 .929 0.48
Jim Deshaies 26 5 22 1 0 .964 1.04
Aurelio Lopez 26 0 7 1 0 .875 0.27
Charlie Kerfeld 21 5 3 1 0 .889 0.38
Jeff Heathcock 19 3 7 1 0 .909 0.53
Julio Solano 11 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.36
Ron Mathis 8 2 2 1 0 .800 0.50
Manny Hernandez 6 2 4 1 0 .857 1.00
Rob Mallicoat 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Troy Afenir 23 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Sep 21, 1963 Escondido, CA, US 1987-09-14 1987-10-04
Juan Agosto 29 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 23, 1958 Rio Piedras, PR 1987-08-01 1987-10-03
Larry Andersen 34 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 6, 1953 Portland, OR, US 1987-04-07 1987-10-04
Alan Ashby 35 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 8, 1951 Long Beach, CA, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Mark Bailey 25 S R 6' 5.0" 195 Nov 4, 1961 Springfield, MO, US 1987-04-07 1987-06-13
Kevin Bass 28 S R 6' 0.0" 183 May 12, 1959 Redwood City, CA, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Dale Berra 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 13, 1956 Ridgewood, NJ, US 1987-08-15 1987-10-04
Buddy Biancalana 27 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 2, 1960 Greenbrae, CA, US 1987-07-31 1987-10-04
Ken Caminiti 24 S R 6' 0.0" 200 Apr 21, 1963 Hanford, CA, US 1987-07-16 1987-10-04
Rocky Childress 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 18, 1962 Santa Rosa, CA, US 1987-06-23 1987-10-02
Jose Cruz 39 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 8, 1947 Arroyo, PR 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Danny Darwin 31 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 25, 1955 Bonham, TX, US 1987-04-10 1987-10-01
Glenn Davis 26 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 28, 1961 Jacksonville, FL, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Jim Deshaies 27 L L 6' 4.0" 222 Jun 23, 1960 Massena, NY, US 1987-04-18 1987-09-28
Bill Doran 29 S R 5' 11.0" 175 May 28, 1958 Cincinnati, OH, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Ty Gainey 26 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 25, 1960 Cheraw, SC, US 1987-04-07 1987-10-03
Phil Garner 38 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 30, 1949 Jefferson City, TN, US 1987-04-06 1987-06-17
Billy Hatcher 26 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Oct 4, 1960 Williams, AZ, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Jeff Heathcock 27 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Nov 18, 1959 Covina, CA, US 1987-08-01 1987-10-03
Manny Hernandez 26 R R 6' 0.0" 150 May 7, 1961 La Romana, La Romana, DO 1987-09-01 1987-10-03
Paul Householder 28 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 4, 1958 Columbus, OH, US 1987-05-16 1987-06-03
Chuck Jackson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 19, 1963 Seattle, WA, US 1987-05-26 1987-09-20
Charlie Kerfeld 23 R R 6' 6.0" 225 Sep 28, 1963 Knob Noster, MO, US 1987-04-07 1987-10-02
Bob Knepper 33 L L 6' 3.0" 195 May 25, 1954 Akron, OH, US 1987-04-07 1987-09-27
Davey Lopes 42 R R 5' 9.0" 170 May 3, 1945 East Providence, RI, US 1987-04-08 1987-10-04
Aurelio Lopez 38 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 21, 1948 Tecamachalco, Puebla, MX 1987-04-07 1987-06-17
Rob Mallicoat 22 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Nov 16, 1964 St. Helens, OR, US 1987-09-11 1987-10-02
Ron Mathis 28 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 25, 1958 Kansas City, MO, US 1987-06-10 1987-07-04
Dave Meads 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 7, 1964 Montclair, NJ, US 1987-04-13 1987-10-02
Jim Pankovits 31 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 6, 1955 Pennington Gap, VA, US 1987-04-07 1987-10-04
Bert Pena 27 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 11, 1959 Santurce, PR 1987-04-06 1987-07-19
Terry Puhl 30 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 8, 1956 Melville, SK, CA 1987-04-07 1987-10-03
Craig Reynolds 34 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Dec 27, 1952 Houston, TX, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Ronn Reynolds 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Sep 28, 1958 Wichita, KS, US 1987-06-14 1987-10-01
Nolan Ryan 40 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jan 31, 1947 Refugio, TX, US 1987-04-08 1987-10-04
Mike Scott 32 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Apr 26, 1955 Santa Monica, CA, US 1987-04-06 1987-09-30
Dave Smith 32 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 21, 1955 Richmond, CA, US 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
Julio Solano 27 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Jan 8, 1960 Agua Blanca, El Seibo, DO 1987-04-27 1987-06-03
Dickie Thon 29 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 20, 1958 South Bend, IN, US 1987-05-11 1987-07-02
Ty Waller 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 14, 1957 Fresno, CA, US 1987-04-23 1987-05-13
Denny Walling 33 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 17, 1954 Neptune, NJ, US 1987-04-17 1987-10-02
Robbie Wine 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 13, 1962 Norristown, PA, US 1987-07-11 1987-10-03
Gerald Young 22 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 22, 1964 Tele, HN 1987-07-08 1987-10-04

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