1980 Houston Astros Roster

The 1980 Houston Astros team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1980 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 1980 Houston Astros Opening Day starters list, a 1980 Houston Astros salary list, a 1980 Houston Astros uniform number breakdown and a 1980 Houston Astros primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"Joe (Morgan), it's funny how all these winning teams seem to follow you around." - Bill Russell
1980 Houston Astros


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Complete Roster

6-00
180
Right
Both
1952-12-21
6-04
210
Right
Right
1946-09-08
6-01
180
Right
Right
1951-10-13
6-01
190
Right
Right
1944-11-07
6-04
200
Left
Left
1955-11-15
6-04
210
Right
Right
1956-07-31
6-08
222
Right
Right
1950-03-07
6-04
190
Right
Right
1954-10-03
6-01
187
Right
Right
1951-01-25
6-02
195
Right
Right
1947-01-31
6-01
190
Left
Left
1952-06-28
6-01
195
Right
Right
1955-01-21
6-02
190
Left
Left
1956-04-14
6-02
190
Right
Both
1951-07-08
6-04
210
Right
Right
1955-04-16
6-01
195
Right
Right
1955-11-18
6-02
185
Left
Left
1953-06-06
6-05
185
Right
Right
1949-10-08
6-01
165
Right
Right
1955-09-13
5-11
165
Right
Right
1952-12-25
5-11
185
Left
Left
1957-07-03
6-02
190
Right
Right
1946-12-15
5-10
165
Right
Both
1953-05-28
5-07
160
Right
Left
1943-09-19
6-01
175
Right
Left
1952-12-27
6-01
185
Right
Left
1954-04-17
6-02
195
Right
Right
1951-02-25
6-00
175
Left
Left
1947-08-08
6-02
200
Right
Right
1955-09-22
6-00
178
Right
Right
1956-11-11
6-02
200
Right
Left
1956-07-08
6-02
190
Right
Right
1953-07-20
194
Right
Right
1955-05-19


The 1980 Houston Astros played 163 games during the regular season, won 93 games, lost 70 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at the Astrodome (Park Factors: 92/91) where 2,278,217 fans witnessed their 1980 Astros finish the season with a .571 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 1980 Houston Astros Opening Day starters list, a 1980 Houston Astros salary list, a 1980 Houston Astros uniform number breakdown and a 1980 Houston Astros primary starters list:


1980 Houston Astros
Salaries

Nolan Ryan $1,125,000.00
J.R. Richard $195,000.00
Joaquin Andujar $130,000.00
Bruce Bochy $30,000.00
Danny Heep $30,000.00
Alan Knicely $30,000.00
Scott Loucks $30,000.00
Randy Niemann $30,000.00
Gordie Pladson $30,000.00
Bert Roberge $30,000.00
Dave Smith $30,000.00
Bobby Sprowl $30,000.00

Did you know that a 1980 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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