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1966 Houston Astros

1966 > Class Major League > 1966 National League
Overall: 72-90
Scored 612 runs, Allowed 695 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-90

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Grady Hatton
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Dave Adlesh 22 3 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Don Arlich* 23 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Bob Aspromonte 28 152 603 560 55 141 16 3 8 52 0 4 35 63 .252 .297 .334 .631 187 22 2 3 3 7
4 John Bateman 25 131 468 433 39 121 24 3 17 70 0 0 20 74 .279 .315 .467 .781 202 17 5 4 6 9
5 Ron Brand 26 56 139 123 12 30 2 0 0 10 0 2 9 13 .244 .301 .260 .562 32 6 2 3 2 3
6 Bob Bruce 33 25 47 39 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 14 .077 .100 .077 .177 3 0 0 7 0 0
7 Nate Colbert 20 19 7 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Danny Coombs 24 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Mike Cuellar* 29 38 77 71 4 8 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 37 .113 .137 .169 .306 12 1 0 4 0 0
10 Brock Davis* 22 10 32 27 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 5 4 .148 .281 .185 .466 5 0 0 0 0 0
11 Ron Davis 24 48 214 194 21 48 10 1 2 19 2 2 13 26 .247 .308 .340 .648 66 4 4 3 0 2
12 Larry Dierker 19 29 71 67 6 10 2 0 1 4 0 0 2 21 .149 .174 .224 .398 15 3 0 2 0 0
13 Turk Farrell 32 32 49 48 2 7 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 16 .146 .146 .208 .354 10 0 0 1 0 0
14 Gene Freese 32 21 38 33 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 11 .091 .211 .091 .301 3 1 0 0 0 0
15 Joe Gaines 29 11 16 13 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .077 .250 .154 .404 2 0 0 0 0 0
16 Jim Gentile* 32 49 170 144 16 35 6 1 7 18 0 0 21 39 .243 .355 .444 .799 64 3 4 1 0 3
17 Dave Giusti 26 41 83 74 5 17 6 0 0 9 0 0 3 24 .230 .260 .311 .571 23 0 0 6 0 0
18 Julio Gotay 27 4 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Chuck Harrison 25 119 477 434 52 111 23 2 9 52 2 0 37 69 .256 .316 .380 .697 165 12 2 3 1 4
20 Bill Heath* 27 55 133 123 12 37 6 0 0 8 1 0 9 11 .301 .353 .350 .703 43 4 1 0 0 1
21 Sonny Jackson* 21 150 670 596 80 174 6 5 3 25 49 14 42 53 .292 .341 .334 .674 199 9 3 27 2 0
22 Gary Kroll 24 10 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Barry Latman 30 31 28 26 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 .154 .214 .154 .368 4 1 0 0 0 0
24 Bob Lillis 36 68 178 164 14 38 6 0 0 11 1 1 7 4 .232 .260 .268 .528 44 10 0 5 2 0
25 Felix Mantilla 31 77 166 151 16 33 5 0 6 22 1 0 11 32 .219 .279 .371 .650 56 6 2 1 1 0
26 Lee Maye* 31 115 383 358 38 103 12 4 9 36 4 3 20 26 .288 .323 .419 .742 150 6 0 2 3 5
27 Norm Miller* 20 11 36 34 1 5 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 8 .147 .194 .235 .430 8 0 0 0 0 1
28 Aurelio Monteagudo 22 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 Joe Morgan* 22 122 528 425 60 121 14 8 5 42 11 8 89 43 .285 .410 .391 .801 166 2 3 9 2 3
30 Dave Nicholson 26 100 333 280 36 69 8 4 10 31 1 1 46 92 .246 .356 .411 .767 115 0 3 2 2 6
31 Jim Owens 32 40 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Aaron Pointer 24 11 32 26 5 9 1 0 1 5 1 1 5 6 .346 .469 .500 .969 13 0 1 0 0 0
33 Claude Raymond 29 62 10 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 0 1 0 0
34 Carroll Sembera 24 24 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
35 Greg Sims# 20 7 7 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 0 0 0 0
36 Rusty Staub* 22 153 628 554 60 155 28 3 13 81 2 1 58 61 .280 .345 .412 .756 228 13 1 7 8 13
37 Ron Taylor 28 36 12 12 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .167 .167 .250 .417 3 1 0 0 0 0
38 Bob Watson 20 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
39 Don Wilson 21 1 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 2 0 0 0 0 0
40 Jim Wynn 24 105 467 418 62 107 21 1 18 62 13 10 41 81 .256 .321 .440 .761 184 7 1 3 4 4
41 Chris Zachary* 22 10 19 18 0 4 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 10 .222 .211 .333 .544 6 0 0 0 1 0
41 Players 25.7 163 6170 5511 612 1405 203 35 112 570 90 47 491 885 .255 .318 .365 .683 2014 128 34 97 37 61
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 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 Don Arlich* 23 0 1 .000 15.75 7 0 1 0 0 0 4.0 11 9 7 0 4 0 1 1 0 1 28 3.750 24.8 0.0 9.0 2.2 0.25
2 Bob Bruce 33 3 13 .188 5.34 25 23 0 1 0 0 129.2 160 83 77 16 29 4 71 8 1 1 574 1.458 11.1 1.1 2.0 4.9 2.45
3 Frank Carpin* 27 1 0 1.000 7.50 10 0 4 0 0 0 6.0 9 7 5 0 6 0 2 0 0 0 33 2.500 13.5 0.0 9.0 3.0 0.33
4 Danny Coombs* 24 0 0 3.38 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.2 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 12 1.500 13.5 0.0 0.0 10.1
5 Mike Cuellar* 29 12 10 .545 2.22 38 28 6 11 1 2 227.1 193 79 56 10 52 8 175 0 1 9 913 1.078 7.6 0.4 2.1 6.9 3.37
6 Larry Dierker 19 10 8 .556 3.18 29 28 0 8 2 0 187.0 173 73 66 17 45 0 108 1 0 4 776 1.166 8.3 0.8 2.2 5.2 2.40
7 Turk Farrell 32 6 10 .375 4.60 32 21 7 3 0 2 152.2 167 84 78 23 28 4 101 0 1 1 645 1.277 9.8 1.4 1.7 6.0 3.61
8 Dave Giusti 26 15 14 .517 4.20 34 33 0 9 4 0 210.0 215 112 98 23 54 3 131 5 2 14 892 1.281 9.2 1.0 2.3 5.6 2.43
9 Gary Kroll 24 0 0 3.80 10 0 2 0 0 0 23.2 26 10 10 2 11 0 22 0 1 2 108 1.563 9.9 0.8 4.2 8.4 2.00
10 Barry Latman 30 2 7 .222 2.71 31 9 5 1 1 1 103.0 88 42 31 5 35 4 74 7 0 5 427 1.194 7.7 0.4 3.1 6.5 2.11
11 Aurelio Monteagudo 22 0 0 4.70 10 0 6 0 0 1 15.1 14 8 8 1 11 1 7 0 0 1 71 1.630 8.2 0.6 6.5 4.1 0.64
12 Jim Owens 32 4 7 .364 4.68 40 0 27 0 0 2 50.0 53 29 26 5 17 7 32 1 0 3 219 1.400 9.5 0.9 3.1 5.8 1.88
13 Jim Ray 21 0 0 inf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
14 Claude Raymond 29 7 5 .583 3.13 62 0 42 0 0 16 92.0 85 39 32 10 25 6 73 4 0 7 386 1.196 8.3 1.0 2.4 7.1 2.92
15 Carroll Sembera 24 1 2 .333 3.00 24 0 11 0 0 1 33.0 36 11 11 3 16 0 21 0 0 3 144 1.576 9.8 0.8 4.4 5.7 1.31
16 Ron Taylor 28 2 3 .400 5.71 36 1 11 0 0 0 64.2 89 47 41 5 10 4 29 5 0 1 291 1.531 12.4 0.7 1.4 4.0 2.90
17 Don Wilson 21 1 0 1.000 3.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.0 5 2 2 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 22 1.000 7.5 1.5 1.5 10.5 7.00
18 Chris Zachary 22 3 5 .375 3.44 10 8 1 0 0 0 55.0 44 22 21 1 32 2 37 1 0 6 236 1.382 7.2 0.2 5.2 6.1 1.16
18 Players 27.7 72 90 .444 3.76 163 163 129 34 13 26 1443.2 1468 695 603 130 391 44 929 34 6 60 6126 1.288 9.2 0.8 2.4 5.8 2.38

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
John Bateman 121 731 63 15 14 .981 6.56 21 49 26 35%
Bill Heath 37 167 20 1 1 .995 5.05 3 15 14 48%
Ron Brand 25 132 6 2 1 .986 5.52 1 8 4 33%
Dave Adlesh 1 11 0 0 0 1.000 11.00 0 0 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Harrison 114 974 78 8 68 .992 9.23
Jim Gentile 43 321 30 4 28 .989 8.16
Felix Mantilla 14 100 3 1 8 .990 7.36
Bob Aspromonte 2 5 0 1 1 .833 2.50
Rusty Staub 1 2 2 0 1 1.000 4.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Morgan 117 256 316 21 61 .965 4.89
Bob Lillis 35 70 65 7 15 .951 3.86
Ron Brand 9 15 23 1 5 .974 4.22
Felix Mantilla 9 6 13 0 2 1.000 2.11
Gene Freese 3 2 7 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Aspromonte 149 149 261 16 18 .962 2.75
Felix Mantilla 14 15 30 3 1 .938 3.21
Bob Lillis 6 3 3 0 1 1.000 1.00
Gene Freese 4 4 8 3 0 .800 3.00
Norm Miller 2 3 4 1 2 .875 3.50
Ron Brand 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Julio Gotay 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sonny Jackson 150 270 449 37 73 .951 4.79
Bob Lillis 18 26 41 3 8 .957 3.72
Bob Aspromonte 2 0 3 1 0 .750 1.50

LF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Maye 97 0.00
Rusty Staub 55 0.00
Dave Nicholson 13 0.00
Aaron Pointer 11 0.00
Norm Miller 5 0.00
Ron Brand 3 0.00
Gene Freese 1 0.00
Joe Gaines 1 0.00
Felix Mantilla 1 0.00
Greg Sims 1 0.00

CF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Wynn 104 0.00
Ron Davis 48 0.00
Brock Davis 7 0.00
Dave Nicholson 5 0.00
Rusty Staub 1 0.00

RF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rusty Staub 105 0.00
Dave Nicholson 73 0.00
Norm Miller 3 0.00
Joe Gaines 2 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rusty Staub 148 289 13 12 2 .962 2.04
Jim Wynn 104 259 6 6 4 .978 2.55
Lee Maye 97 145 4 8 0 .949 1.54
Dave Nicholson 90 139 11 5 0 .968 1.67
Ron Davis 48 98 9 2 1 .982 2.23
Aaron Pointer 11 13 3 0 1 1.000 1.45
Norm Miller 8 12 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Brock Davis 7 15 0 0 0 1.000 2.14
Ron Brand 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Joe Gaines 3 1 0 1 0 .500 0.33
Gene Freese 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Felix Mantilla 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
Greg Sims 1 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Claude Raymond 62 7 4 1 0 .917 0.18
Jim Owens 40 0 12 0 1 1.000 0.30
Mike Cuellar 38 5 38 2 4 .956 1.13
Ron Taylor 36 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.19
Dave Giusti 34 18 24 1 0 .977 1.24
Turk Farrell 32 11 13 2 1 .923 0.75
Barry Latman 31 5 16 1 0 .955 0.68
Larry Dierker 29 13 26 2 1 .951 1.34
Bob Bruce 25 15 18 0 1 1.000 1.32
Carroll Sembera 24 3 6 0 0 1.000 0.38
Frank Carpin 10 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Gary Kroll 10 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.50
Aurelio Monteagudo 10 0 2 0 1 1.000 0.20
Chris Zachary 10 5 6 2 0 .846 1.10
Don Arlich 7 0 0 0 0 0.00
Danny Coombs 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jim Ray 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Don Wilson 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dave Adlesh 22 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Jul 15, 1943 Long Beach, CA, US 1966-09-28 1966-10-02
Don Arlich 23 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 15, 1943 Wayne, MI, US 1966-07-09 1966-08-04
Bob Aspromonte 28 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jun 19, 1938 Brooklyn, NY, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
John Bateman 25 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jul 21, 1940 Killeen, TX, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
Ron Brand 26 R R 5' 7.0" 167 Jan 13, 1940 Los Angeles, CA, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
Bob Bruce 33 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 16, 1933 Detroit, MI, US 1966-04-14 1966-09-29
Frank Carpin 27 L L 5' 10.0" 172 Sep 14, 1938 Brooklyn, NY, US 1966-04-12 1966-09-03
Nate Colbert 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 9, 1946 St. Louis, MO, US 1966-04-14 1966-09-03
Danny Coombs 24 R L 6' 4.0" 200 Mar 23, 1942 Lincoln, ME, US 1966-09-13 1966-10-02
Mike Cuellar 29 L L 6' 0.0" 165 May 8, 1937 Las Villas, CU 1966-04-13 1966-09-28
Brock Davis 22 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 19, 1943 Oakland, CA, US 1966-09-10 1966-10-02
Ron Davis 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 21, 1941 Roanoke Rapids, NC, US 1966-08-06 1966-10-02
Larry Dierker 19 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 22, 1946 Hollywood, CA, US 1966-04-13 1966-09-30
Turk Farrell 32 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Apr 8, 1934 Boston, MA, US 1966-04-15 1966-09-29
Gene Freese 32 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 8, 1934 Wheeling, WV, US 1966-07-23 1966-09-03
Joe Gaines 29 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 22, 1936 Bryan, TX, US 1966-09-06 1966-10-02
Jim Gentile 32 L L 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 3, 1934 San Francisco, CA, US 1966-04-13 1966-06-12
Dave Giusti 26 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 27, 1939 Seneca Falls, NY, US 1966-04-16 1966-10-02
Julio Gotay 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 9, 1939 Fajardo, PR 1966-06-28 1966-07-09
Chuck Harrison 25 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 25, 1941 Abilene, TX, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
Bill Heath 27 L R 5' 8.0" 175 Mar 10, 1939 Yuba City, CA, US 1966-04-15 1966-10-02
Sonny Jackson 21 L R 5' 9.0" 150 Jul 9, 1944 Washington, DC, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
Gary Kroll 24 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Jul 8, 1941 Culver City, CA, US 1966-04-16 1966-06-19
Barry Latman 30 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 21, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US 1966-04-17 1966-09-25
Don Lee 32 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Feb 26, 1934 Globe, AZ, US 1966-04-15 1966-05-23
Bob Lillis 36 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 2, 1930 Altadena, CA, US 1966-04-12 1966-09-18
Felix Mantilla 31 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jul 29, 1934 Isabella, PR 1966-05-06 1966-10-02
Lee Maye 31 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 11, 1934 Tuscaloosa, AL, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
Norm Miller 20 L R 5' 10.0" 185 Feb 5, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US 1966-09-03 1966-09-19
Aurelio Monteagudo 22 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 19, 1943 Caibarien, CU 1966-05-22 1966-07-20
Joe Morgan 22 L R 5' 7.0" 160 Sep 19, 1943 Bonham, TX, US 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
Dave Nicholson 26 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Aug 29, 1939 St. Louis, MO, US 1966-04-12 1966-09-05
Jim Owens 32 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 16, 1934 Gifford, PA, US 1966-04-13 1966-08-14
Aaron Pointer 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 19, 1942 Little Rock, AR, US 1966-09-07 1966-10-02
Jim Ray 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 1, 1944 Rock Hill, SC, US 1966-09-03 1966-09-03
Claude Raymond 29 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 7, 1937 St. Jean, QC, CA 1966-04-15 1966-10-02
Robin Roberts 39 S R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 30, 1926 Springfield, IL, US 1966-04-12 1966-06-30
Carroll Sembera 24 R R 6' 0.0" 155 Jul 26, 1941 Shiner, TX, US 1966-04-14 1966-09-28
Greg Sims 20 S R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 28, 1946 San Francisco, CA, US 1966-04-15 1966-05-19
Rusty Staub 22 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 1, 1944 New Orleans, LA, US 1966-04-13 1966-10-02
Ron Taylor 28 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 13, 1937 Toronto, ON, CA 1966-05-26 1966-09-28
Bob Watson 20 R R 6' 0.0" 201 Apr 10, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US 1966-09-09 1966-09-09
Don Wilson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 12, 1945 Monroe, LA, US 1966-09-29 1966-09-29
Jim Wynn 24 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 12, 1942 Cincinnati, OH, US 1966-04-12 1966-08-01
Chris Zachary 22 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 19, 1944 Knoxville, TN, US 1966-08-03 1966-10-02

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