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The 20 Greatest Houston Astros of All-Time

The Houston Astros franchise has existed since 1962. For the first 50 years, the Astros played in the National League. Since 2013 they have played in the American League. During their history, they have been known by two names: Houston Colt .45s (1962 – 1964) and Houston Astros (1965 – Present). The Astros franchise has won one World Series title

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Houston Astros All-Time Roster

This is the Houston Astros all-time roster. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to have a minimum of 1,500 plate appearance. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting pitchers had to start at least

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Houston Astros Best Single Seasons

This is a list of the Houston Astros best single seasons. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to play at least 51% of games at their position. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting

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