1976 Houston Astros season: Wikis

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1976 Houston Astros
Major league affiliations
Location
1976 information
Owner(s) Roy Hofheinz
General manager(s) Tal Smith
Manager(s) Bill Virdon
Local television KPRC-TV
Local radio KPRC (AM)
(Gene Elston, Loel Passe, Bob Prince)

The Houston Astros' 1976 season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Houston Astros attempting to win the National League West.

Contents

Offseason

Regular season

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Season standings

NL West W L GB Pct.
Cincinnati Reds 102 60 -- .630
Los Angeles Dodgers 92 70 10 .568
Houston Astros 80 82 22 .494
San Francisco Giants 74 88 28 .457
San Diego Padres 73 89 29 .451
Atlanta Braves 70 92 32 .432

Notable transactions

Roster

1976 Houston Astros roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
2B Andrews, RobRob Andrews 109 410 105 .256 0 23
LF Cruz, JoséJosé Cruz 133 439 133 .303 4 61
CF Cedeño, CésarCésar Cedeño 150 575 171 .297 18 83

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Johnson, CliffCliff Johnson 108 318 72 .226 10 49
Roberts, LeonLeon Roberts 87 235 68 .289 7 33
Howard, WilburWilbur Howard 94 191 42 .220 1 18
Javier, AlAl Javier 8 24 5 .208 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Andújar, JoaquínJoaquín Andújar 28 172.1 9 10 3.60 59
Larson, DanDan Larson 13 92.1 5 8 3.02 42
Cosgrove, MikeMike Cosgrove 22 89.2 3 4 5.52 34
Lemongello, MarkMark Lemongello 4 29 3 1 2.79 9

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
McLaughlin, BoBo McLaughlin 17 79 4 5 2.85 32
Rondon, GilbertoGilberto Rondon 19 53.2 2 2 5.70 21

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Pentz, GeneGene Pentz 40 3 3 5 2.97 36
Griffin, TomTom Griffin 20 5 3 0 6.05 33
Siebert, PaulPaul Siebert 19 0 2 0 3.16 10
Barlow, MikeMike Barlow 16 2 2 0 4.50 11
Hardy, LarryLarry Hardy 15 0 0 3 7.06 10
Sosa, JoséJosé Sosa 9 0 0 0 6.94 5

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Memphis Blues International League Jim Beauchamp
AA Columbus Astros Southern League Leo Posada
A Dubuque Packers Midwest League Bob Cluck
Rookie Covington Astros Appalachian League Julio Linares

Notes

References


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