1972 Houston Astros

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1972 Houston Astros / Franchise: Houston Astros / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 84-69, Finished 2nd in NL Western Division (1972 NL)

Managed by Harry Walker (67-54), Salty Parker (1-0) and Leo Durocher (16-15)

Coaches: Buddy Hancken, Hub Kittle, Jim Owens and Salty Parker

Ballpark: Astrodome

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

Awards and Honors[edit]

Further Reading[edit]

  • Jimmy Keenan: "From the Gashouse to the Glasshouse: Leo Durocher and the 1972–73 Houston Astros", in Cecilia Tan, ed.: Baseball in the Space Age: Houston since 1961, 'The National Pastime, SABR, 2014, pp. 55-59.