1971 Houston Astros Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 79-83
Finished 4th in the NL's West Division
Attendance: 1,260,897, Avg. 15,961
Ballpark: Astrodome
Manager: Harry Walker (79-83)
Location: Houston, Texas
1971 Houston Astros Statistics
1971 Houston Astros Roster

The Houston Astros of the National League ended the 1971 season with a record of 79 wins and 83 losses, finishing fourth in the NL's West Division.

The Astros scored 585 runs and conceded 567 runs. Joe Morgan paced Houston with 13 home runs Cesar Cedeno drove in 81 runs. Bob Watson led batters with significant playing time by hitting .288. Don Wilson topped the team with 16 wins and a team-best 2.45 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Harry Walker coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 585
Regular Season Runs Against: 567

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 5, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Houston Astros 5 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 6, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Houston Astros 0 L 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 7, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at Houston Astros 2 W 2-1 0-0 2-1
April 8, 1971 Chicago Cubs 3 at Houston Astros 7 W 3-1 0-0 3-1
April 9, 1971 Chicago Cubs 6 at Houston Astros 0 L 3-2 0-0 3-2
April 10, 1971 Chicago Cubs 1 at Houston Astros 2 W 4-2 0-0 4-2
April 11, 1971 Chicago Cubs 4 at Houston Astros 7 W 5-2 0-0 5-2
April 12, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 5 L 5-2 0-1 5-3
April 13, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 5-2 1-1 6-3
April 14, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 5-2 1-2 6-4
April 15, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 5-2 1-3 6-5
April 16, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 6 L 5-2 1-4 6-6
April 17, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 W 5-2 2-4 7-6
April 18, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at Los Angeles Dodgers 6 W 5-2 3-4 8-6
April 20, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 5-2 3-5 8-7
April 22, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 5-2 4-5 9-7
April 23, 1971 Montreal Expos 3 at Houston Astros 2 L 5-3 4-5 9-8
April 24, 1971 Montreal Expos 3 at Houston Astros 2 L 5-4 4-5 9-9
April 25, 1971 Montreal Expos 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 5-5 4-5 9-10
April 26, 1971 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 5-6 4-5 9-11
April 27, 1971 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Houston Astros 1 W 6-6 4-5 10-11
April 28, 1971 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Houston Astros 4 W 7-6 4-5 11-11
April 30, 1971 New York Mets 4 at Houston Astros 3 L 7-7 4-5 11-12
May 1, 1971 New York Mets 1 at Houston Astros 3 W 8-7 4-5 12-12
May 2, 1971 New York Mets 6 at Houston Astros 5 L 8-8 4-5 12-13
May 5, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Montreal Expos 5 L 8-8 4-6 12-14
May 6, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Montreal Expos 2 W 8-8 5-6 13-14
May 7, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 8-8 6-6 14-14
May 9, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 L 8-8 6-7 14-15
May 10, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at New York Mets 2 L 8-8 6-8 14-16
May 11, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at New York Mets 8 L 8-8 6-9 14-17
May 12, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at New York Mets 4 W 8-8 7-9 15-17
May 14, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Houston Astros 2 L 8-9 7-9 15-18
May 15, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Houston Astros 5 L 8-10 7-9 15-19
May 16, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Houston Astros 12 W 9-10 7-9 16-19
May 17, 1971 San Diego Padres 0 at Houston Astros 2 W 10-10 7-9 17-19
May 18, 1971 San Diego Padres 2 at Houston Astros 3 W 11-10 7-9 18-19
May 19, 1971 San Diego Padres 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 11-11 7-9 18-20
May 20, 1971 San Diego Padres 4 at Houston Astros 2 L 11-12 7-9 18-21
May 21, 1971 San Francisco Giants 1 at Houston Astros 4 W 12-12 7-9 19-21
May 22, 1971 San Francisco Giants 1 at Houston Astros 2 W 13-12 7-9 20-21
May 23, 1971 San Francisco Giants 7 at Houston Astros 4 L 13-13 7-9 20-22
May 25, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at San Diego Padres 2 W 13-13 8-9 21-22
May 26, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at San Diego Padres 1 W 13-13 9-9 22-22
May 26, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at San Diego Padres 0 W 13-13 10-9 23-22
May 28, 1971 Houston Astros 0 at Cincinnati Reds 1 L 13-13 10-10 23-23
May 29, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 13-13 11-10 24-23
May 30, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Cincinnati Reds 2 L 13-13 11-11 24-24
May 31, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 13-13 12-11 25-24
June 1, 1971 Houston Astros 7 at Atlanta Braves 6 W 13-13 13-11 26-24
June 2, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Atlanta Braves 3 L 13-13 13-12 26-25
June 3, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at Atlanta Braves 5 L 13-13 13-13 26-26
June 4, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 13-13 13-14 26-27
June 5, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 13-13 14-14 27-27
June 6, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 9 L 13-13 14-15 27-28
June 8, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 0 at Houston Astros 2 W 14-13 14-15 28-28
June 9, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 14-14 14-15 28-29
June 10, 1971 Atlanta Braves 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 14-15 14-15 28-30
June 11, 1971 Atlanta Braves 4 at Houston Astros 5 W 15-15 14-15 29-30
June 12, 1971 Atlanta Braves 2 at Houston Astros 3 W 16-15 14-15 30-30
June 13, 1971 Atlanta Braves 9 at Houston Astros 0 L 16-16 14-15 30-31
June 14, 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Houston Astros 5 W 17-16 14-15 31-31
June 15, 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Houston Astros 0 L 17-17 14-15 31-32
June 16, 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Houston Astros 4 L 17-18 14-15 31-33
June 18, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Los Angeles Dodgers 5 L 17-18 14-16 31-34
June 19, 1971 Houston Astros 0 at Los Angeles Dodgers 4 L 17-18 14-17 31-35
June 20, 1971 Houston Astros 9 at Los Angeles Dodgers 7 W 17-18 15-17 32-35
June 22, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at San Diego Padres 2 W 17-18 16-17 33-35
June 23, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at San Diego Padres 3 L 17-18 16-18 33-36
June 23, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at San Diego Padres 4 L 17-18 16-19 33-37
June 25, 1971 San Francisco Giants 4 at Houston Astros 5 W 18-18 16-19 34-37
June 26, 1971 San Francisco Giants 3 at Houston Astros 1 L 18-19 16-19 34-38
June 27, 1971 San Francisco Giants 2 at Houston Astros 5 W 19-19 16-19 35-38
June 28, 1971 Atlanta Braves 5 at Houston Astros 6 W 20-19 16-19 36-38
June 28, 1971 Atlanta Braves 4 at Houston Astros 6 W 21-19 16-19 37-38
June 29, 1971 Atlanta Braves 5 at Houston Astros 4 L 21-20 16-19 37-39
July 2, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 2 at Houston Astros 3 W 22-20 16-19 38-39
July 3, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Houston Astros 4 W 23-20 16-19 39-39
July 4, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Houston Astros 6 W 24-20 16-19 40-39
July 5, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Houston Astros 4 W 25-20 16-19 41-39
July 6, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 25-20 17-19 42-39
July 7, 1971 Houston Astros 18 at San Francisco Giants 4 W 25-20 18-19 43-39
July 8, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 25-20 18-20 43-40
July 9, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 5 L 25-20 18-21 43-41
July 9, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 9 L 25-20 18-22 43-42
July 10, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 L 25-20 18-23 43-43
July 11, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 25-20 18-24 43-44
July 15, 1971 New York Mets 9 at Houston Astros 4 L 25-21 18-24 43-45
July 16, 1971 New York Mets 4 at Houston Astros 9 W 26-21 18-24 44-45
July 17, 1971 New York Mets 1 at Houston Astros 2 W 27-21 18-24 45-45
July 18, 1971 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at Houston Astros 0 L 27-22 18-24 45-46
July 18, 1971 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Houston Astros 10 W 28-22 18-24 46-46
July 19, 1971 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Houston Astros 3 W 29-22 18-24 47-46
July 20, 1971 Montreal Expos 4 at Houston Astros 3 L 29-23 18-24 47-47
July 21, 1971 Montreal Expos 5 at Houston Astros 3 L 29-24 18-24 47-48
July 22, 1971 Montreal Expos 2 at Houston Astros 8 W 30-24 18-24 48-48
July 23, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at New York Mets 1 W 30-24 19-24 49-48
July 24, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at New York Mets 9 L 30-24 19-25 49-49
July 25, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at New York Mets 7 L 30-24 19-26 49-50
July 26, 1971 Houston Astros 7 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 W 30-24 20-26 50-50
July 27, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 30-24 21-26 51-50
July 27, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 8 L 30-24 21-27 51-51
July 28, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 30-24 22-27 52-51
July 30, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at Montreal Expos 5 W 30-24 23-27 53-51
July 30, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Montreal Expos 7 L 30-24 23-28 53-52
July 31, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Montreal Expos 6 L 30-24 23-29 53-53
August 1, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at Montreal Expos 1 W 30-24 24-29 54-53
August 2, 1971 Chicago Cubs 1 at Houston Astros 2 W 31-24 24-29 55-53
August 3, 1971 Chicago Cubs 5 at Houston Astros 0 L 31-25 24-29 55-54
August 4, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 at Houston Astros 2 W 32-25 24-29 56-54
August 5, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 at Houston Astros 0 L 32-26 24-29 56-55
August 6, 1971 San Diego Padres 4 at Houston Astros 3 L 32-27 24-29 56-56
August 7, 1971 San Diego Padres 3 at Houston Astros 5 W 33-27 24-29 57-56
August 8, 1971 San Diego Padres 3 at Houston Astros 2 L 33-28 24-29 57-57
August 10, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 33-28 25-29 58-57
August 11, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Cincinnati Reds 5 L 33-28 25-30 58-58
August 12, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Atlanta Braves 10 L 33-28 25-31 58-59
August 13, 1971 Houston Astros 8 at Atlanta Braves 2 W 33-28 26-31 59-59
August 14, 1971 Houston Astros 0 at Atlanta Braves 7 L 33-28 26-32 59-60
August 15, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Atlanta Braves 4 W 33-28 27-32 60-60
August 16, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 33-28 27-33 60-61
August 17, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 33-28 28-33 61-61
August 18, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 33-28 28-34 61-62
August 20, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 33-28 28-35 61-63
August 20, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 33-28 28-36 61-64
August 21, 1971 Houston Astros 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 33-28 29-36 62-64
August 22, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 33-28 30-36 63-64
August 23, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Houston Astros 2 L 33-29 30-36 63-65
August 24, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 33-30 30-36 63-66
August 25, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Houston Astros 1 L 33-31 30-36 63-67
August 27, 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Houston Astros 3 L 33-32 30-36 63-68
August 28, 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Houston Astros 4 W 34-32 30-36 64-68
August 29, 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Houston Astros 2 L 34-33 30-36 64-69
August 30, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 at Houston Astros 2 L 34-34 30-36 64-70
August 31, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 at Houston Astros 1 L 34-35 30-36 64-71
September 1, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 9 at Houston Astros 2 L 34-36 30-36 64-72
September 2, 1971 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 at Houston Astros 9 W 35-36 30-36 65-72
September 3, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at San Francisco Giants 16 L 35-36 30-37 65-73
September 4, 1971 Houston Astros 0 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 35-36 30-38 65-74
September 5, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at San Francisco Giants 0 W 35-36 31-38 66-74
September 5, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 35-36 32-38 67-74
September 6, 1971 Houston Astros 6 at Atlanta Braves 4 W 35-36 33-38 68-74
September 7, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Atlanta Braves 1 W 35-36 34-38 69-74
September 10, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 35-36 35-38 70-74
September 11, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 35-36 36-38 71-74
September 12, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 35-36 37-38 72-74
September 13, 1971 San Diego Padres 2 at Houston Astros 3 W 36-36 37-38 73-74
September 14, 1971 San Diego Padres 5 at Houston Astros 2 L 36-37 37-38 73-75
September 15, 1971 Atlanta Braves 4 at Houston Astros 2 L 36-38 37-38 73-76
September 16, 1971 Atlanta Braves 4 at Houston Astros 3 L 36-39 37-38 73-77
September 17, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Houston Astros 4 W 37-39 37-38 74-77
September 18, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Houston Astros 2 L 37-40 37-38 74-78
September 19, 1971 Cincinnati Reds 4 at Houston Astros 5 W 38-40 37-38 75-78
September 21, 1971 San Francisco Giants 1 at Houston Astros 3 W 39-40 37-38 76-78
September 22, 1971 San Francisco Giants 3 at Houston Astros 1 L 39-41 37-38 76-79
September 23, 1971 San Francisco Giants 2 at Houston Astros 1 L 39-42 37-38 76-80
September 24, 1971 Houston Astros 4 at San Diego Padres 5 L 39-42 37-39 76-81
September 24, 1971 Houston Astros 2 at San Diego Padres 1 W 39-42 38-39 77-81
September 25, 1971 Houston Astros 5 at San Diego Padres 1 W 39-42 39-39 78-81
September 28, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2 L 39-42 39-40 78-82
September 29, 1971 Houston Astros 11 at Los Angeles Dodgers 0 W 39-42 40-40 79-82
September 30, 1971 Houston Astros 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2 L 39-42 40-41 79-83


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