1997 Houston Astros Roster

The 1997 Houston Astros team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1997 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 1997 Houston Astros Opening Day starters list, a 1997 Houston Astros salary list, a 1997 Houston Astros uniform number breakdown and a 1997 Houston Astros primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1997 Houston Astros


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Complete Roster

6-00
170
Right
Right
1974-09-21
6-00
200
Right
Right
1972-03-24
6-01
230
Left
Left
1962-10-12
6-02
200
Right
Right
1969-12-09
6-05
227
Right
Right
1967-04-06
5-10
195
Left
Right
1972-09-09
6-06
220
Right
Right
1974-01-28
6-04
205
Right
Right
1971-09-18
6-01
200
Right
Both
1966-08-08
6-05
210
Right
Right
1968-12-02
6-02
170
Right
Right
1972-09-30
6-01
190
Left
Left
1965-06-17
6-01
185
Left
Left
1970-05-21
6-03
203
Right
Right
1966-03-20
6-03
210
Right
Right
1968-03-26
6-04
195
Right
Right
1968-11-07
5-10
180
Left
Left
1971-07-25
6-01
180
Right
Right
1967-07-11
5-11
190
Right
Right
1969-04-14
6-02
180
Right
Right
1967-04-27
6-02
215
Right
Right
1968-11-12
6-00
181
Right
Right
1957-06-04
6-00
215
Right
Right
1968-05-27
5-11
210
Right
Right
1966-03-22
5-11
185
Right
Right
1965-12-14
6-02
198
Right
Right
1966-10-28
6-01
175
Right
Right
1970-05-23
5-10
185
Right
Right
1973-02-22
5-09
170
Right
Both
1967-09-12
5-09
170
Right
Right
1964-01-03
6-02
190
Right
Left
1966-06-05
6-00
220
Right
Left
1974-03-11
6-02
215
Right
Right
1968-12-11
5-10
165
Right
Both
1967-08-10
6-02
210
Right
Left
1967-09-03
6-03
220
Right
Right
1975-06-28
6-02
205
Right
Both
1964-12-11
6-03
195
Right
Right
1969-08-08
5-09
175
Right
Right
1968-12-19
6-01
185
Left
Left
1970-04-29
6-01
185
Left
Left
1967-06-06


The 1997 Houston Astros played 162 games during the regular season, won 84 games, lost 78 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at the Astrodome (Park Factors: 96/95) where 2,046,781 fans witnessed their 1997 Astros finish the season with a .519 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 1997 Houston Astros Opening Day starters list, a 1997 Houston Astros salary list, a 1997 Houston Astros uniform number breakdown and a 1997 Houston Astros primary starters list:


1997 Houston Astros
Salaries

Jeff Bagwell $8,040,000.00
Craig Biggio $6,280,000.00
Derek Bell $3,250,000.00
Sean Berry $2,250,000.00
Shane Reynolds $2,050,000.00
Darryl Kile $1,700,000.00
Mike Hampton $1,420,000.00
Luis Gonzalez $1,400,000.00
Brad Ausmus $1,075,000.00
Thomas Howard $750,000.00
Pat Listach $750,000.00
Tony Eusebio $650,000.00
Bill Spiers $600,000.00
Ricky Gutierrez $420,000.00
James Mouton $415,000.00
John Hudek $412,500.00
Russ Springer $400,000.00
Sid Fernandez $375,000.00
Randy Knorr $300,000.00
Mike Magnante $290,000.00
Tim Bogar $275,000.00
Chuck Carr $250,000.00
Billy Wagner $185,000.00
Jose Lima $170,000.00
Ramon Garcia $160,000.00
Ray Montgomery $155,000.00
Bobby Abreu $150,000.00
Manuel Barrios $150,000.00
Jose Cabrera $150,000.00
Oscar Henriquez $150,000.00
Richard Hidalgo $150,000.00
Chris Holt $150,000.00
Russ Johnson $150,000.00
Tom Martin $150,000.00
Ken Ramos $150,000.00
Donne Wall $150,000.00

Did you know that a 1997 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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