1970 Houston Astros Roster

The 1970 Houston Astros team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1970 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1970 Houston Astros Opening Day starters list, a 1970 Houston Astros salary list, a 1970 Houston Astros uniform number breakdown and a 1970 Houston Astros primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"Batting practice is the time to stand around in the outfield and tell each other stories." - Jim Bouton
1970 Houston Astros


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Complete Roster

6-04
215
Right
Right
1943-02-21
6-01
185
Left
Left
1943-11-22
6-00
185
Right
Right
1939-03-08
6-01
175
Left
Left
1947-07-11
6-02
185
Right
Right
1943-07-08
6-04
215
Right
Right
1946-09-22
6-02
185
Left
Both
1943-05-03
6-04
210
Right
Right
1946-09-08
6-00
225
Right
Left
1936-06-28
6-03
210
Right
Right
1948-02-22
6-07
245
Right
Right
1948-12-05
6-01
185
Left
Right
1939-02-25
5-10
180
Right
Right
1943-01-15
6-02
195
Right
Right
1933-11-17
6-01
195
Right
Right
1944-12-01
6-01
185
Right
Right
1947-07-12
6-03
205
Right
Right
1945-02-12
6-05
200
Right
Right
1941-07-13
6-04
220
Right
Left
1938-06-10
6-03
200
Right
Right
1945-06-06
6-01
175
Right
Both
1941-08-23
6-03
220
Left
Left
1949-02-18
6-00
190
Right
Right
1940-07-21
5-07
160
Right
Left
1943-09-19
6-02
200
Left
Left
1940-10-09
6-03
215
Right
Right
1944-07-30
6-00
175
Right
Right
1945-09-16
6-02
205
Right
Right
1946-04-10
6-02
195
Right
Right
1942-03-24
6-02
205
Right
Right
1939-08-21
6-02
195
Right
Right
1951-02-25
6-02
205
Right
Right
1939-03-21
6-00
168
Right
Left
1937-04-04
6-02
170
Left
Left
1948-03-11
6-02
197
Right
Left
1945-12-20
5-11
195
Right
Left
1946-02-05
5-09
170
Right
Right
1942-03-12
6-02
195
Right
Right
1944-04-26


The 1970 Houston Astros played 162 games during the regular season, won 79 games, lost 83 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at the Astrodome (Park Factors: 96/96) where 1,253,444 fans witnessed their 1970 Astros finish the season with a .488 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1970 Houston Astros Opening Day starters list, a 1970 Houston Astros salary list, a 1970 Houston Astros uniform number breakdown and a 1970 Houston Astros primary starters list:


1970 Houston Astros
Salaries

Tommy Davis $72,000.00
Jimmy Wynn $60,000.00
Joe Morgan $50,000.00
Jim Bouton $20,000.00
Cesar Cedeno $12,000.00
Ron Cook $12,000.00
Ken Forsch $12,000.00
Buddy Harris $12,000.00
Larry Howard $12,000.00
John Mayberry $11,000.00

Did you know that a 1970 Houston Astros Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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