1973 Houston Astros season

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1973 Houston Astros
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 82–80 (.506)
Divisional place 4th
Other information
Owner(s) Roy Hofheinz
General manager(s) Spec Richardson
Manager(s) Leo Durocher
Local television KPRC-TV
Local radio KPRC (AM)
(Gene Elston, Loel Passe)
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The 1973 Houston Astros season was a season in American baseball. The team finished fourth in the National League West with a record of 82-80, 17 games behind the Cincinnati Reds.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL West W L GB Pct.
Cincinnati Reds 99 63 -- .611
Los Angeles Dodgers 95 66 3.5 .590
San Francisco Giants 88 74 11 .543
Houston Astros 82 80 17 .506
Atlanta Braves 76 85 22.5 .472
San Diego Padres 60 102 39 .370

Notable transactions[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Roster[edit]

1973 Houston Astros
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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
CF Cedeño, CésarCésar Cedeño 139 525 168 .320 25 70

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Agee, TommieTommie Agee 83 204 48 .235 8 15
Torres, HéctorHéctor Torres 38 66 6 .091 0 2
Alou, JesúsJesús Alou 28 55 13 .236 1 8
Johnson, CliffCliff Johnson 7 20 6 .300 2 6
Campbell, DaveDave Campbell 9 15 4 .267 0 2

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Konieczny, DougDoug Konieczny 2 13 0 1 5.54 6

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Forsch, KenKen Forsch 46 201.1 9 12 4.20 149
Dierker, LarryLarry Dierker 14 27 1 1 4.33 18

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Crawford, JimJim Crawford 48 2 4 6 4.50 56
Cosgrove, MikeMike Cosgrove 13 1 1 0 1.80 2

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Denver Bears American Association Jimmy Williams
AA Columbus Astros Southern League Wayne Terwilliger
A Cedar Rapids Astros Midwest League Leo Posada
Rookie Covington Astros Appalachian League Billy Smith

References[edit]

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