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The 1968 Houston Astros season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Astros finishing in tenth place in the National League, with a record of 72–90, 25 games behind the St. Louis Cardinals. The Astros also hosted the 1968 MLB All-Star Game at the Astrodome, with the NL defeating the AL, 1–0.

MLB Batting Statistics

Player Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
Dave Adlesh C 40 104 3 19 1 1 0 4 0 5 27 0.183 0.227 0.212
Bob Aspromonte UT 124 409 25 92 9 2 1 46 1 35 57 0.225 0.285 0.264
John Bateman C 111 350 28 87 19 0 4 33 1 23 46 0.249 0.297 0.337
Wade Blasingame P 22 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0.000 0.375 0.000
Ron Brand C 43 81 7 13 2 0 0 4 1 9 11 0.160 0.261 0.185
Byron Browne RF 10 13 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 6 0.231 0.412 0.231
John Buzhardt P 39 16 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 0.250 0.294 0.250
Nate Colbert UT 20 53 5 8 1 0 0 4 1 1 23 0.151 0.164 0.170
Danny Coombs P 40 10 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 0.400 0.400 0.400
Mike Cuellar P 28 57 3 11 1 0 1 3 0 0 25 0.193 0.207 0.263
Ron Davis CF 52 217 22 46 10 1 1 12 0 13 48 0.212 0.268 0.281
Larry Dierker P 33 73 2 5 1 0 0 3 0 2 35 0.068 0.093 0.082
Tom Dukes P 43 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0.000 0.200 0.000
Hal Gilson P 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
Dave Giusti P 38 82 4 15 1 0 0 9 0 1 17 0.183 0.212 0.195
Fred Gladding P 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
Julio Gotay 2B 75 165 9 41 3 0 1 11 1 4 21 0.248 0.271 0.285
Jose Herrera UT 27 100 9 24 5 0 0 7 0 4 12 0.240 0.269 0.290
Pat House P 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
Hal King C 27 55 4 8 2 1 0 2 0 7 16 0.145 0.242 0.218
Denny Lemaster P 33 65 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 6 20 0.031 0.113 0.031
John Mayberry 1B 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.000 0.100 0.000
Leon McFadden SS 16 47 2 13 1 0 0 1 1 6 10 0.277 0.358 0.298
Denis Menke 2B 150 542 56 135 23 6 6 56 5 64 81 0.249 0.334 0.347
Norm Miller RF 79 257 35 61 18 2 6 28 6 22 48 0.237 0.304 0.393
Joe Morgan UT 10 20 6 5 0 1 0 0 3 7 4 0.250 0.444 0.350
Ivan Murrell OF 32 59 3 6 1 1 0 3 0 1 17 0.102 0.117 0.153
Doug Rader 3B 98 333 42 89 16 4 6 43 2 31 51 0.267 0.328 0.393
Jim Ray P 42 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.067 0.067 0.067
Steve Shea P 30 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.000 0.000 0.000
Dick Simpson OF 59 177 25 33 7 2 3 11 4 20 61 0.186 0.282 0.299
Rusty Staub 1B 161 591 54 172 37 1 6 72 2 73 57 0.291 0.373 0.387
Lee Thomas RF 90 201 14 39 4 0 1 11 2 14 22 0.194 0.249 0.229
Hector Torres SS 128 466 44 104 11 1 1 24 2 18 64 0.223 0.252 0.258
Danny Walton 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.000
Bob Watson LF 45 140 13 32 7 0 2 8 1 13 32 0.229 0.297 0.321
Don Wilson P 34 70 7 15 2 0 1 6 0 1 16 0.214 0.236 0.286
Jim Wynn CF 156 542 85 146 23 5 26 67 11 90 131 0.269 0.376 0.474
Team 162 5336 510 1233 205 28 66 473 44 479 988 - - -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Player Pos W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
Wade Blasingame 1-2 4.75 22 2 0 0 1 36 45 21 19 10 22
John Buzhardt RP 4-4 3.12 39 4 0 0 5 83 73 35 29 35 37
Danny Coombs RP 4-3 3.28 40 2 0 0 2 46 52 21 17 17 29
Mike Cuellar SP 8-11 2.74 28 24 11 2 1 170 152 60 52 45 133
Larry Dierker SP 12-15 3.31 32 32 10 1 0 233 206 95 86 89 161
Tom Dukes RP 2-2 4.27 43 0 0 0 4 52 62 31 25 28 37
Hal Gilson 0-0 7.36 2 0 0 0 0 3 7 4 3 1 1
Dave Giusti SP 11-14 3.19 37 34 12 2 1 251 226 95 89 67 186
Fred Gladding 0-0 14.54 7 0 0 0 2 4 8 7 7 3 2
Pat House 1-1 7.71 18 0 0 0 0 16 21 15 14 6 6
Denny Lemaster SP 10-15 2.81 33 32 7 2 0 224 231 79 70 72 146
Jim Ray RP 2-3 2.67 41 2 1 0 1 81 65 26 24 25 71
Steve Shea CL 4-4 3.38 30 0 0 0 6 34 27 14 13 11 15
Don Wilson SP 13-16 3.28 33 30 9 3 0 208 187 85 76 70 175
Team 72-90 - 162 162 50 10 23 - 1362 588 524 479 1021

MLB Fielding Statistics

Player Pos G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
Dave Adlesh C 40 29 263 193 11 2 0 0.990
Bob Aspromonte 3B-LF-RF-1B-SS 124 110 981 116 155 9 9 0.968
John Bateman C 111 105 881 690 49 11 6 0.985
Wade Blasingame P 22 2 36 1 10 0 1 1.000
Ron Brand C-3B-RF 43 18 192 154 14 0 3 1.000
Byron Browne RF 10 2 18 7 1 0 1 1.000
John Buzhardt P 39 4 83 8 17 0 1 1.000
Nate Colbert 1B-CF-RF-LF 20 14 127 61 1 2 2 0.969
Danny Coombs P 40 2 46 2 11 1 1 0.929
Mike Cuellar P 28 24 170 13 24 4 1 0.902
Ron Davis CF 52 52 477 131 4 4 0 0.971
Larry Dierker P 33 32 233 13 28 1 2 0.976
Tom Dukes P 43 0 52 1 11 1 0 0.923
Hal Gilson P 3 0 3 1 1 0 0 1.000
Dave Giusti P 38 34 251 20 51 2 3 0.973
Fred Gladding P 7 0 4 1 0 0 0 1.000
Julio Gotay 2B-3B 75 35 342 116 103 4 28 0.982
Jose Herrera RF-2B-LF 27 23 196 39 20 3 4 0.952
Pat House P 18 0 16 1 2 0 0 1.000
Hal King C 27 10 112 83 8 3 0 0.968
Denny Lemaster P 33 32 224 7 27 4 1 0.895
John Mayberry 1B 4 2 16 25 0 0 1 1.000
Leon McFadden SS 16 14 127 16 44 2 3 0.968
Denis Menke 2B-SS-3B-1B 150 149 1,314 346 384 15 71 0.980
Norm Miller RF-LF-CF 79 65 595 130 1 4 1 0.970
Joe Morgan 2B-LF 10 6 48 10 6 2 2 0.889
Ivan Murrell RF-LF-CF 32 13 101 24 3 2 2 0.931
Doug Rader 3B-1B 98 90 791 130 171 22 18 0.932
Jim Ray P 42 2 81 2 9 1 0 0.917
Steve Shea P 30 0 34 2 9 0 1 1.000
Dick Simpson RF-LF-CF 59 47 421 62 2 2 1 0.970
Rusty Staub 1B-RF 161 160 1,429 1335 94 13 100 0.991
Lee Thomas RF-LF-1B 90 43 397 80 8 2 3 0.978
Hector Torres SS-2B 128 119 1,056 159 393 24 55 0.958
Bob Watson LF-RF 45 38 337 46 0 6 0 0.885
Don Wilson P 34 30 208 16 22 4 0 0.905
Jim Wynn CF-LF-RF 156 152 1,350 300 20 4 8 0.988
Team 162 1458 - 4341 1714 156 329 -

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