1997 Houston Astros season

1997 Houston Astros season

MLB yearly infobox alt‎
name = Houston Astros
season = 1997
misc = 1997 NL Central Champions

current league = National League
y1 = 1962
division = Central Division
y2 = 1969
ballpark = The Astrodome
y4 = 1965
city = Houston, Texas
y5 = 1962
owners = Drayton McLane, Jr.
general managers = Gerry Hunsicker
managers =Larry Dierker
television = KTXH
Fox Sports Southwest
(Bill Brown, Jim Deshaies)
radio = KILT (AM)
(Milo Hamilton, Vince Controneo)
(Francisco Ernesto Ruiz, Alex Trevino)|

The Houston Astros' 1997 season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Houston Astros attempting to win the National League Central.


December 2, 1996: Pat Listach signed as a Free Agent with the Houston Astros. [http://www.baseball-reference.com/l/listapa01.shtml Pat Listach Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com ] ]

Regular season



*June 3, 1997: Lance Berkman was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1997 amateur draft. Player signed June 4, 1997. [http://www.baseball-reference.com/b/berkmla01.shtml]
*June 3, 1997: Eric Byrnes was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 4th round of the 1997 amateur draft, but did not sign. [ [http://www.baseball-reference.com/b/byrneer01.shtml Eric Byrnes Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com ] ]
*July 1, 1997: Pat Listach was released by the Houston Astros.

Game log



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