1972 Houston Astros Statistics and Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 84-69
Finished 3rd in the NL's West Division
Manager: Harry Walker (67-54)
Manager: Salty Parker (1-0)
Manager: Leo Durocher (16-15)
Location: Houston, Texas
1972 Houston Astros Statistics
1972 Houston Astros Roster
1972 Houston Astros Results

The Houston Astros of the National League ended the 1972 season with a record of 84 wins and 69 losses, finishing third in the NL's West Division. Harry Walker, Salty Parker and Leo Durocher coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jesus AlouRFRRMarch 24, 19426'2"190Bajos de Haina, Sa D.R.
Wade BlasingamePLLNovember 22, 19436'1"185Deming, NM USA
Cesar CedenoCFRRFebruary 25, 19516'2"175Santo Domingo, Di D.R.
Rich ChilesRFLLNovember 22, 19495'11"170Sacramento, CA USA
Mike CosgrovePLLFebruary 17, 19516'1"170Phoenix, AZ USA
George CulverPRRJuly 8, 19436'2"185Salinas, CA USA
Larry DierkerPRRSeptember 22, 19466'4"215Hollywood, CA USA
Johnny EdwardsCLRJune 10, 19386'4"220Columbus, OH USA
Bobby Fenwick2BRRDecember 10, 19465'9"165Naha, Ok Japan
Ken ForschPRRSeptember 8, 19466'4"195Sacramento, CA USA
Joe GibbonPRLApril 10, 19356'4"200Hickory, MS USA
Fred GladdingPLRJune 28, 19366'1"220Flat Rock, MI USA
Tom GriffinPRRFebruary 22, 19486'3"210Los Angeles, CA USA
Tommy Helms2BRRMay 5, 19415'10"165Charlotte, NC USA
Jack HiattCRRJuly 27, 19426'2"190Bakersfield, CA USA
Larry HowardCRRJune 6, 19456'3"200Columbus, OH USA
Cliff JohnsonCRRJuly 22, 19476'4"215San Antonio, TX USA
Lee May1BRRMarch 23, 19436'3"195Birmingham, AL USA
Roger MetzgerSSBROctober 10, 19476'0"165Fredericksburg, TX USA
Norm MillerOFLRFebruary 5, 19465'10"185Los Angeles, CA USA
Doug Rader3BRRJuly 30, 19446'2"208Chicago, IL USA
Jim RayPRRDecember 1, 19446'1"185Rock Hill, SC USA
Jerry ReussPLLJune 19, 19496'5"200St. Louis, MO USA
J. R. RichardPRRMarch 7, 19506'8"222Vienna, LA USA
Dave RobertsPLLSeptember 11, 19446'3"195Gallipolis, OH USA
Jimmy StewartIFBRJune 11, 19396'0"165Opelika, AL USA
Bob StinsonCBROctober 11, 19455'11"180Elkin, NC USA
Gary Sutherland2BRRSeptember 27, 19446'0"185Glendale, CA USA
Bob WatsonLFRRApril 10, 19466'0"201Los Angeles, CA USA
Don WilsonPRRFebruary 12, 19456'2"195Monroe, LA USA
Jim WynnRFRRMarch 12, 19425'10"160Cincinnati, OH USA
Jim YorkPRRAugust 27, 19476'3"200Maywood, CA USA


Date Time (ET)
Tue, Aug 20 WAS 0 at PIT 0 1 Top
Tue, Aug 20 CLE 0 at NYM 0 1 Top
Tue, Aug 20 SD 0 at CIN 0 Warmup
Tue, Aug 20 MIA 0 at ATL 0 Warmup
Tue, Aug 20 MIL at STL 7:45 p.m.
Tue, Aug 20 SF at CHC 8:05 p.m.
Tue, Aug 20 COL at ARI 9:40 p.m.
Tue, Aug 20 TOR at LAD 10:10 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 SD at CIN 12:35 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 COL at ARI 3:40 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 WAS at PIT 7:05 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 CLE at NYM 7:10 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 MIA at ATL 7:20 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 MIL at STL 7:45 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 SF at CHC 8:05 p.m.
Wed, Aug 21 TOR at LAD 10:10 p.m.
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