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Thank you for your support!       Team Lineup Index Houston Astros
           
            1970-1979
               
Previous Decade HOU 1970 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
79 83 .488 4W 744 T5 763 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 85 6 6 Johnny Edwards           L 32   139 456 99 16 6 44 47 50 1 .217 .295 .309 .604 12.0 10.06
1B 74 12 12 Bob Watson   R 24   83 306 84 18 11 49 59 23 1 .275 .325 .454 .779 8.2 6.89
2B 186 1 1 Joe Morgan a   L 26   142 546 146 27 8 102 52 101 41 .267 .382 .394 .776 23.1 29.92
3B 96 5 5 Doug Rader G   R 25   154 575 145 25 25 89 87 56 3 .252 .321 .437 .758 18.9 17.67
SS 163 1 1 Denis Menke a(2B)   R 29   133 477 146 24 12 74 84 64 6 .306 .386 .449 .835 21.1 28.11
LF 97 7 7 Jimmy Wynn   R 28   66 238 70 7 14 35 41 45 9 .294 .402 .508 .910 12.5 14.56
CF 126 6 6 Jimmy Wynn   R 28   87 314 85 25 12 44 46 56 15 .271 .379 .471 .850 14.8 16.64
RF 58 11 8 Jesus Alou           R 28   89 352 109 20 0 47 35 14 2 .310 .334 .378 .712 7.5 5.75
Top 5 reserves  
CF 9 Cesar Cedeno     R-T4     R 19   75 291 97 18 6 39 39 13 16 .333 .362 .485 .847 10.3 10.40
LF 14 Tommy Davis   R 31   53 207 58 12 3 24 29 7 8 .280 .304 .401 .705 4.6 3.62
1B 16 Joe Pepitone   L 29   50 169 43 7 12 26 28 14 3 .254 .310 .533 .843 4.5 3.37
C 16 Larry Howard R   R 25   26 82 23 6 2 10 14 9 0 .280 .352 .427 .779 3.3 3.36
RF   17   Norm Miller           L 24   67 190 44 9 2 21 21 34 2 .232 .350 .311 .661 4.3 2.87
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 65 17   Larry Dierker         R 23   36 17 2 16 12 266.33 260 82 187 .547 3.92 14.1 13.37
SP 32 Don Wilson R 25   27 3 0 11 6 181.33 186 63 94 .378 3.87 9.4 8.40
SP 39 Jack Billingham R 27   24 8 2 11 9 154.33 159 55 109 .509 3.85 7.9 6.86
SP   54   Denny Lemaster         L 31   21 3 0 6 11 132.00 140 53 87 .451 4.70 2.8 1.55
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 46 13   Fred Gladding         R 34   63 7 4 18 4 71.00 84 24 46 .426 4.06 6.8 5.03
CL    
MR 314 3 Jim Ray R 25   50 6 2 5 1 92.33 88 45 58 .436 3.22 8.1 10.75
MR 5 Ron Cook R L 22   34 3 1 2 0 54.67 42 29 37 .521 2.14 6.6 9.58
MR   18   Jack DiLauro         L 27   42 1 3 3 6 33.67 34 17 23 .451 4.28 1.1 0.58
HOU 1971
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
79 83 .488 4W 585 10 567 2
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 117 10 9 Johnny Edwards           L 33   104 293 70 13 1 19 23 25 1 .239 .298 .321 .619 9.8 8.81
1B 58 18 12 Denis Menke   R 30   101 323 81 17 0 41 30 39 3 .251 .331 .316 .647 6.5 4.39
2B 165 1 1 Joe Morgan   L 27   157 580 148 27 13 87 56 86 40 .255 .349 .407 .756 28.3 34.71
3B 92 6 5 Doug Rader G   R 26   135 484 118 21 12 51 56 40 5 .244 .303 .378 .681 14.5 13.05
SS 110 4 4 Roger Metzger R   B 23   148 561 131 14 0 64 26 44 15 .234 .293 .298 .591 13.4 13.82
LF 72 8 7 Bob Watson   R 25   87 310 89 14 7 39 42 32 0 .287 .356 .400 .756 10.2 8.99
CF 85 8 7 Cesar Cedeno   R 20   124 494 138 31 9 72 70 15 17 .279 .301 .417 .718 13.0 11.86
RF 48 21 12 Jimmy Wynn           R 29   72 232 48 9 5 24 28 32 6 .207 .303 .310 .613 3.8 2.29
Top 5 reserves  
C 7 Jack Hiatt           R 28   65 166 46 8 1 16 15 34 0 .277 .404 .355 .759 9.8 11.16
1B 21 Bob Watson   R 25   45 148 42 2 2 13 23 7 0 .284 .316 .378 .694 4.1 3.29
RF 15 Jesus Alou   R 29   63 240 60 12 1 21 15 8 2 .250 .283 .329 .612 4.6 3.25
LF 15 Jesus Alou   R 29   51 173 54 9 1 21 12 5 1 .312 .331 .382 .713 3.8 2.67
CF   23   Jimmy Wynn           R 29   47 156 33 7 2 14 17 20 4 .212 .305 .295 .600 2.9 2.03
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 106 4   Don Wilson     a   R 26   34 18 3 16 10 267.33 194 79 180 .659 2.46 21.5 24.77
SP 31 Jack Billingham R 28   33 8 3 10 16 228.33 205 68 139 .509 3.39 9.2 7.04
SP T50 Wade Blasingame L 27   28 2 0 9 11 158.00 175 45 93 .423 4.61 0.0 0.00
SP   25   Ken Forsch       R R 24   23 7 2 8 8 168.00 148 44 118 .615 2.68 11.0 11.02
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 45 14   Fred Gladding         R 35   48 4 5 12 4 51.33 51 22 17 .233 2.10 6.3 5.20
CL    
MR 328 3 George Culver R 27   59 5 8 7 2 95.33 89 38 57 .449 2.64 7.9 9.38
MR 1 Jim Ray R 26   46 10 3 3 1 93.33 66 27 46 .495 1.74 11.4 18.42
MR   14   Denny Lemaster         L 32   42 0 2 2 1 60.00 59 22 28 .346 3.45 2.8 2.35
HOU 1972
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
84 69 .549 2W 708 1 636 9
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 96 5 5 Johnny Edwards           L 34   105 326 89 16 5 33 39 50 2 .273 .365 .380 .745 12.4 12.03
1B 123 4 4 Lee May 9 A   R 29   146 590 167 31 29 88 96 52 3 .283 .343 .490 .833 24.2 26.30
2B 91 4 4 Tommy Helms   R 31   139 518 134 20 5 45 60 24 4 .259 .291 .346 .637 13.8 12.46
3B 110 4 4 Doug Rader G   R 27   152 553 131 24 22 70 90 57 5 .237 .309 .425 .734 18.4 18.36
SS 90 7 7 Roger Metzger   B 24   153 641 142 12 2 84 38 60 23 .222 .288 .259 .547 11.1 9.80
LF 116 3 3 Bob Watson   R 26   143 542 169 27 16 74 86 52 1 .312 .377 .465 .842 25.5 27.40
CF 168 1 1 Cesar Cedeno 6 a G   R 21   137 557 179 39 22 103 82 55 55 .321 .385 .539 .924 30.8 39.22
RF 148 1 1 Jimmy Wynn           R 30   136 507 136 27 23 111 82 98 13 .268 .387 .465 .852 25.3 30.03
Top 5 reserves  
C 18 Larry Howard           R 27   53 152 34 7 2 16 13 16 0 .224 .298 .309 .607 2.6 1.62
     
     
     
                                                       
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 83 14   Don Wilson         R 27   33 13 3 15 10 228.33 196 66 172 .656 2.68 16.6 16.55
SP 20 Larry Dierker R 25   31 12 5 15 8 214.67 209 51 115 .442 3.40 12.7 11.43
SP 48 Jerry Reuss L 23   30 4 1 9 13 181.33 172 78 158 .632 4.17 3.5 1.68
SP   46   Dave Roberts         L 27   28 7 3 11 7 183.67 215 56 105 .387 4.41 4.5 2.54
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 96 14   Jim Ray         R 27   54 10 9 8 9 90.33 77 44 50 .413 4.28 4.7 2.85
CL 8 Fred Gladding R 36   42 5 6 14 2 48.67 38 12 18 .360 2.77 8.2 7.45
MR 188 2 George Culver R 28   45 6 2 2 1 97.33 73 43 82 .707 3.05 7.7 10.39
MR 4 Tom Griffin R 24   34 4 1 3 3 66.67 64 29 63 .677 2.83 5.8 7.82
MR                                                
HOU 1973
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
82 82 .506 4W 681 5 672 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 55 21 12 Skip Jutze     R     R 27   86 275 62 6 0 18 18 19 0 .225 .276 .247 .523 2.4 1.18
1B 118 4 4 Lee May 19   R 30   144 541 146 24 28 65 105 34 1 .270 .311 .481 .792 18.3 18.55
2B 91 7 7 Tommy Helms   R 32   145 543 156 28 4 44 61 32 1 .287 .325 .368 .693 16.6 15.35
3B 93 6 6 Doug Rader G   R 28   152 574 146 26 21 79 89 46 4 .254 .310 .409 .719 17.6 16.72
SS 130 3 3 Roger Metzger G   B 25   149 599 150 11 1 69 36 40 10 .250 .299 .321 .620 14.8 16.24
LF 104 5 5 Bob Watson T21 a   R 27   142 512 156 16 15 90 81 73 1 .305 .394 .432 .826 22.6 22.63
CF 158 1 1 Cesar Cedeno 11 A G   R 22   136 522 168 35 25 86 70 40 56 .322 .377 .540 .917 26.9 33.44
RF 74 8 7 Jimmy Wynn           R 31   127 455 100 13 19 85 52 81 11 .220 .340 .396 .736 14.6 13.07
Top 5 reserves  
C 11 Johnny Edwards           L 35   76 242 60 10 5 24 24 19 1 .248 .307 .360 .667 6.7 5.82
1B 16 Bob Watson T21 a(OF)   R 27   26 50 20 6 0 7 11 12 0 .400 .508 .560 1.068 4.1 4.63
LF 24 Tommie Agee   R 30   34 52 15 0 1 5 3 4 0 .288 .339 .385 .724 1.3 0.64
SS 25 Hector Torres   R 27   22 48 4 1 0 2 2 6 0 .083 .185 .104 .289 0.7 0.44
C   27   Larry Howard           R 28   20 46 6 3 0 3 3 5 0 .130 .216 .196 .412 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 107 20   Jerry Reuss         L 24   40 12 3 15 13 277.33 271 116 177 .457 3.76 14.4 12.95
SP 5 Dave Roberts L 28   36 12 6 17 11 246.33 259 59 117 .368 2.85 19.7 21.85
SP 16 Don Wilson R 28   32 10 3 10 16 230.00 182 90 144 .529 3.29 14.1 14.03
SP   43   Ken Forsch         R 26   26 5 0 8 9 168.00 165 58 117 .525 4.07 5.9 4.22
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 17 19   Jim Crawford       R L 22   48 2 4 6 4 70.00 69 33 56 .549 4.50 2.5 1.35
CL    
MR 142 10 Jim Ray R 28   42 6 4 6 3 69.00 65 38 25 .243 4.43 3.8 4.11
MR 13 Jim York R 25   41 3 4 6 3 53.00 65 20 22 .259 4.42 2.6 2.35
MR   15   Cecil Upshaw         R 30   35 2 3 1 0 38.33 38 15 21 .396 4.46 1.4 0.94
HOU 1974
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
81 81 .500 4W 653 9 632 4
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 128 4 3 Milt May           L 23   116 395 115 17 6 50 49 38 0 .291 .352 .400 .752 16.5 17.95
1B 96 7 7 Lee May   R 31   145 547 148 26 24 58 85 17 1 .271 .297 .450 .747 13.9 12.19
2B 83 7 7 Tommy Helms   R 33   133 446 125 21 5 32 49 23 5 .280 .314 .365 .679 11.5 9.54
3B 95 5 5 Doug Rader G   R 29   152 533 137 27 17 61 78 60 7 .257 .334 .415 .749 18.2 16.94
SS 77 7 7 Roger Metzger   B 26   143 572 145 18 0 66 30 37 9 .253 .297 .320 .617 10.2 8.99
LF 89 6 6 Bob Watson   R 28   140 489 143 17 9 67 59 57 3 .292 .367 .395 .762 16.2 15.02
CF 125 2 2 Cesar Cedeno T16 a G   R 23   157 608 164 29 26 95 102 63 57 .270 .338 .462 .800 25.9 28.06
RF 100 5 5 Greg Gross     R-2     L 21   143 542 172 19 0 70 35 68 11 .317 .394 .382 .776 18.3 18.42
Top 5 reserves  
C 17 Johnny Edwards           L 36   32 100 21 6 1 7 7 10 1 .210 .286 .320 .606 2.9 2.52
1B 20 Cliff Johnson R   R 26   21 60 16 3 2 9 10 13 0 .267 .400 .417 .817 2.5 2.44
C 18 Cliff Johnson R   R 26   28 74 10 1 3 10 6 16 0 .135 .298 .297 .595 2.6 2.29
2B 20 Larry Milbourne R   B 23   87 116 28 2 0 14 6 6 4 .241 .279 .259 .538 2.9 1.49
1B   22   Bob Watson           R 28   35 27 11 1 2 7 5 2 0 .407 .433 .741 1.174 1.9 1.25
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 114 12   Larry Dierker         R 27   33 7 3 11 10 223.67 189 82 150 .554 2.90 16.8 18.05
SP 23 Tom Griffin R 26   34 8 3 14 10 211.00 202 89 110 .378 3.54 12.1 10.87
SP 31 Dave Roberts L 29   30 8 2 9 12 191.00 206 64 65 .241 3.58 9.3 7.80
SP   16   Don Wilson         R 29   27 5 4 10 13 191.33 155 95 107 .428 2.92 13.5 14.37
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 93 7   Ken Forsch         R 27   70 8 7 10 9 103.33 98 37 48 .356 2.79 10.5 9.45
CL    
MR 95 7 Mike Cosgrove R L 23   45 7 3 2 3 90.00 76 39 47 .409 3.50 6.5 7.88
MR 24 Fred Scherman L 29   53 2 5 4 2 61.33 67 26 35 .376 4.11 2.0 1.25
MR   25   Jerry Johnson         R 30   34 2 1 0 0 45.00 47 24 32 .451 4.80 0.9 0.46
HOU 1975
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
64 97 .398 6W 664 5 711 10
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 86 12 8 Milt May           L 24   102 378 90 15 4 34 52 23 1 .238 .280 .315 .595 6.6 4.79
1B 130 4 4 Bob Watson 20 a   R 29   118 446 145 24 17 68 80 39 3 .325 .379 .493 .872 18.4 20.20
2B 44 13 12 Rob Andrews R   R 22   94 252 60 4 0 27 17 31 10 .238 .317 .286 .603 4.9 3.00
3B 62 10 10 Doug Rader   R 30   124 439 97 23 12 41 48 42 5 .221 .295 .364 .659 8.9 6.43
SS 89 8 8 Roger Metzger   B 27   126 448 101 7 2 52 26 41 3 .225 .288 .295 .583 8.1 7.01
LF 83 11 9 Greg Gross   L 22   61 247 69 2 0 32 23 26 2 .279 .345 .344 .689 6.4 5.70
CF 112 6 5 Cesar Cedeno G   R 24   131 500 144 31 13 93 63 62 50 .288 .371 .440 .811 18.2 18.74
RF 79 16 12 Jose Cruz           L 27   68 204 46 4 5 29 27 38 4 .225 .346 .328 .674 5.7 4.57
Top 5 reserves  
C 8 Cliff Johnson           R 27   41 138 43 4 9 28 27 22 1 .312 .414 .551 .965 7.6 9.32
RF 12 Greg Gross   L 22   60 227 72 11 0 32 18 35 0 .317 .407 .392 .799 7.3 7.05
1B 13 Cliff Johnson   R 27   47 165 44 10 9 24 28 16 0 .267 .337 .491 .828 6.3 6.42
LF 14 Jose Cruz   L 27   26 81 29 9 4 15 20 11 1 .358 .426 .617 1.043 4.2 4.64
SS   13   Jerry DaVanon           R 29   21 62 17 3 1 11 6 13 2 .274 .408 .371 .779 2.7 3.31
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 18 34   Larry Dierker         R 28   34 14 2 14 16 232.00 225 91 127 .402 4.00 8.6 6.49
SP T51 J.R. Richard R 25   31 7 1 11 10 199.00 174 137 172 .553 4.48 0.0 0.00
SP T51 Dave Roberts L 30   27 7 0 6 14 185.67 174 70 93 .381 4.46 0.0 0.00
SP   T51   Doug Konieczny       R R 23   29 4 1 6 13 166.67 181 85 87 .327 4.59 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 138 16 Wayne Granger R 31   55 2 5 5 3 74.00 76 23 30 .303 3.65 3.1 2.34
MR 11 Jim Crawford L 24   42 3 3 4 3 77.67 77 36 35 .310 3.36 4.4 4.55
MR   13   Joe Niekro         R 30   36 3 4 4 0 64.00 64 29 41 .441 3.66 3.9 4.09
HOU 1976
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
80 82 .494 3W 625 5 657 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 102 19 11 Ed Herrmann           L 29   79 265 54 8 3 14 25 22 0 .204 .273 .268 .541 4.3 3.10
1B 166 1 1 Bob Watson 11   R 30   155 582 183 31 16 76 102 62 3 .314 .379 .460 .839 30.9 39.38
2B 83 7 7 Rob Andrews   R 23   107 409 105 8 0 42 23 33 7 .257 .312 .301 .613 9.7 8.36
3B 87 6 6 Enos Cabell   R 26   143 585 160 13 2 85 43 29 35 .274 .309 .330 .639 15.9 14.13
SS 65 11 11 Roger Metzger   B 28   150 474 99 13 0 36 29 51 1 .209 .285 .270 .555 9.3 7.55
LF 117 7 7 Jose Cruz   L 28   84 288 89 12 0 31 38 37 18 .309 .387 .378 .765 13.9 15.36
CF 146 1 1 Cesar Cedeno T25 a G   R 25   146 571 171 26 18 89 83 54 57 .299 .359 .457 .816 28.9 34.99
RF 115 6 6 Greg Gross           L 23   115 412 121 12 0 52 27 63 2 .294 .383 .337 .720 16.0 16.23
Top 5 reserves  
C 4 Cliff Johnson           R 28   66 212 48 13 9 30 32 45 0 .226 .367 .425 .792 10.8 13.54
LF 13 Leon Roberts   R 25   50 166 47 8 4 19 21 13 1 .283 .341 .428 .769 7.9 8.53
RF 13 Jose Cruz   L 28   32 95 29 6 3 14 15 11 9 .305 .377 .484 .861 5.8 6.71
2B 13 Larry Milbourne   B 25   32 126 33 4 0 21 7 13 6 .262 .336 .294 .630 3.8 3.74
LF   19   Cliff Johnson           R 28   20 63 15 7 0 5 10 11 0 .238 .360 .381 .741 2.5 2.41
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 56 16   J.R. Richard 17 7     R 26   39 14 3 20 15 291.00 221 151 214 .575 2.75 16.7 16.61
SP 44 Larry Dierker R 29   28 7 4 13 14 187.67 171 72 112 .461 3.69 6.3 4.54
SP 43 Joaquin Andujar R R 23   25 9 4 9 10 169.33 157 72 56 .245 3.56 6.1 4.58
SP   T56   Mike Cosgrove         L 25   16 1 1 3 4 84.00 93 55 33        
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 61 8   Ken Forsch     a   R 29   52 4 3 19 7 92.00 76 26 49 .480 2.15 11.0 11.46
CL    
MR 53 9 Gene Pentz R R 23   40 3 3 5 2 63.67 62 31 36 .387 2.97 3.6 3.94
MR    
MR                                                
HOU 1977
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
81 81 .500 3W 680 8 650 2
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 115 5 5 Joe Ferguson           R 30   122 404 104 21 15 59 55 84 6 .257 .384 .436 .820 19.3 20.77
1B 120 1 1 Bob Watson   R 31   146 549 157 38 22 79 109 57 5 .286 .358 .497 .855 22.9 25.98
2B 91 7 7 Art Howe   R 30   96 336 87 18 7 39 42 29 0 .259 .324 .399 .723 11.2 11.16
3B 96 5 5 Enos Cabell   R 27   144 608 170 34 16 99 63 27 42 .280 .313 .438 .751 17.0 16.56
SS 39 20 12 Roger Metzger   B 29   96 268 50 9 0 24 16 32 2 .187 .272 .265 .537 1.4 0.55
LF 91 8 8 Terry Puhl R   L 20   50 191 57 11 0 32 9 25 9 .298 .382 .408 .790 8.0 9.03
CF 117 2 2 Cesar Cedeno   R 26   137 527 148 36 14 91 71 47 58 .281 .347 .459 .806 22.1 25.05
RF 110 3 3 Jose Cruz           L 29   155 564 169 31 17 84 87 68 43 .300 .369 .477 .846 24.1 24.85
Top 5 reserves  
LF 11 Cliff Johnson           R 29   33 100 29 5 6 14 14 16 0 .290 .403 .520 .923 5.4 6.17
C 15 Ed Herrmann   L 30   49 151 44 5 1 8 15 15 1 .291 .355 .344 .699 5.3 4.72
SS 11 Julio Gonzalez R   R 24   63 214 50 9 1 17 18 10 1 .234 .269 .308 .577 3.2 2.37
2B 18 Julio Gonzalez R   R 24   45 162 43 8 0 17 8 9 2 .265 .316 .327 .643 2.3 1.51
LF   24   Willie Crawford           L 30   30 106 27 3 2 14 15 12 0 .255 .328 .340 .668 1.8 1.25
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 118 6   J.R. Richard         R 27   36 13 3 18 12 267.00 212 104 214 .677 2.97 20.2 22.86
SP 18 Mark Lemongello R R 21   30 5 0 9 13 205.33 229 47 78 .283 3.29 12.0 11.47
SP 31 Joaquin Andujar a R 24   25 4 1 11 8 157.67 149 63 69 .325 3.71 6.9 5.48
SP   39   Floyd Bannister       R-4 L 22   23 4 1 8 8 141.33 136 67 110 .542 3.95 5.1 3.63
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 70 9   Joe Sambito         L 25   53 5 4 7 4 85.67 67 23 65 .722 2.10 11.1 10.95
CL 21 Ken Forsch R 30   37 5 5 8 2 54.67 56 18 28 .378 2.96 5.3 4.32
MR 179 10 Gene Pentz R 24   37 4 0 2 2 66.00 49 32 39 .481 2.73 5.9 6.97
MR 13 Bo McLaughlin R 23   40 3 4 5 2 58.67 48 19 41 .612 3.53 4.6 4.62
MR   5   Joe Niekro         R 32   30 4 4 5 3 66.67 52 35 42 .483 2.97 6.3 8.55
HOU 1978
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
74 88 .457 5W 605 9 634 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 67 7 8 Joe Ferguson           R 31   51 149 31 5 7 19 21 36 0 .208 .360 .383 .743 5.8 5.70
1B 106 4 4 Bob Watson   R 32   128 452 132 25 14 51 78 49 3 .292 .359 .458 .817 17.4 18.59
2B 101 4 4 Art Howe   R 31   107 381 111 30 7 45 50 33 2 .291 .346 .441 .787 14.8 16.54
3B 102 5 5 Enos Cabell 22   R 28   153 630 186 31 7 87 67 19 31 .295 .316 .400 .716 19.1 19.12
SS 51 15 12 Rafael Landestoy R   B 25   50 205 57 5 0 14 9 6 7 .278 .299 .302 .601 3.2 2.43
LF 84 13 11 Denny Walling R   L 24   66 180 45 8 3 25 25 26 9 .250 .346 .367 .713 6.1 5.12
CF 117 7 7 Terry Puhl a   L 21   106 408 113 21 1 66 26 37 25 .277 .338 .355 .693 12.4 12.57
RF 115 4 4 Jose Cruz           L 30   152 558 174 33 9 78 80 56 37 .312 .373 .452 .825 25.9 27.20
Top 5 reserves  
CF 9 Cesar Cedeno           R 27   50 192 54 8 7 31 23 15 23 .281 .333 .453 .786 8.3 10.02
LF 14 Terry Puhl a   L 21   43 165 51 4 2 18 7 9 7 .309 .343 .394 .737 5.2 4.99
C 14 Bruce Bochy R   R 23   53 151 41 8 3 10 15 11 0 .272 .317 .384 .701 4.2 3.43
LF 17 Dave Bergman R   L 25   29 90 27 4 0 10 6 13 1 .300 .388 .367 .755 2.5 2.02
LF   18   Jesus Alou           R 36   27 92 28 5 1 6 8 3 0 .304 .320 .391 .711 2.4 1.98
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 69 7   J.R. Richard   4     R 28   36 16 3 18 11 275.33 192 141 303 .910 3.11 18.5 20.28
SP 43 Mark Lemongello R 22   30 9 1 9 14 206.33 204 65 75 .279 4.01 5.3 3.41
SP 36 Joe Niekro R 33   29 10 1 13 14 188.33 177 71 91 .367 3.87 7.0 5.26
SP   52   Tom Dixon       R R 23   19 3 2 5 11 120.33 120 34 59 .383 4.19 1.4 0.58
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 96 13   Joe Sambito         L 26   62 4 9 11 4 88.00 85 32 96 .821 3.07 7.8 6.10
CL 11 Ken Forsch R 31   46 6 4 7 4 85.00 95 30 39 .312 3.07 7.8 7.09
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W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
89 73 .549 2W 583 12 582 2
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 43 17 10 Alan Ashby           B 27   105 333 67 15 2 27 34 26 0 .201 .261 .276 .537 4.7 2.88
1B 85 10 9 Cesar Cedeno   R 28   91 330 89 16 3 37 34 38 18 .270 .346 .370 .716 10.5 10.00
2B 119 5 4 Rafael Landestoy   B 26   114 264 74 9 0 28 29 27 12 .280 .347 .360 .707 12.2 12.39
3B 76 12 10 Enos Cabell   R 29   132 495 131 25 6 46 57 17 30 .265 .292 .364 .656 10.1 7.60
SS 124 4 4 Craig Reynolds a   L 26   143 550 146 20 0 62 39 21 12 .265 .293 .335 .628 17.2 18.47
LF 142 1 1 Jose Cruz   L 31   156 557 161 33 9 73 72 72 36 .289 .368 .422 .790 26.5 31.49
CF 151 5 5 Terry Puhl   L 22   110 426 128 18 5 61 39 39 24 .300 .362 .392 .754 17.7 20.59
RF 95 9 9 Jeffrey Leonard     R-2     R 23   100 342 98 14 0 34 37 32 18 .287 .347 .345 .692 11.0 9.66
Top 5 reserves  
CF 10 Cesar Cedeno           R 28   41 134 33 11 3 19 20 25 11 .246 .355 .396 .751 6.5 7.51
RF 16 Denny Walling   L 25   35 97 26 4 2 11 15 13 2 .268 .351 .392 .743 4.8 4.71
3B 15 Art Howe   R 32   59 115 34 2 2 10 10 12 2 .296 .359 .400 .759 5.3 4.31
RF 17 Terry Puhl   L 22   40 161 42 4 3 25 10 17 6 .261 .335 .354 .689 4.7 4.26
CF   16   Jeffrey Leonard     R-2     R 23   22 55 18 1 0 12 5 12 5 .327 .457 .418 .875 3.1 3.37
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 147 1   J.R. Richard 19 3     R 29   38 19 4 18 13 292.33 220 98 313 .984 2.71 23.0 28.44
SP 3 Joe Niekro 6 2 a R 34   38 11 5 21 11 263.67 221 107 119 .363 3.00 19.1 21.52
SP 18 Ken Forsch R 32   24 10 2 10 6 174.67 152 35 56 .299 3.09 11.6 12.82
SP   34   Joaquin Andujar     a   R 26   23 8 0 9 10 159.00 144 63 54 .261 3.45 7.4 6.67
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 109 3   Joe Sambito T21   a   L 27   63 8 7 22 6 91.33 80 23 83 .806 1.77 16.9 19.71
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Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia