Franchise History

Years Lg Team Name
1965-2020 MLB Houston Astros
1962-64 MLB Houston Colt .45's

Top Seasons

Year Record Result
2019 107-55 Lost World Series
2018 103-59 Lost ALCS
2017 101-61 Won World Series
2005 89-73 Lost World Series
1999 97-65 Lost NLDS

Recent Seasons

Year Record Result
2020 29-31 Lost ALCS
2019 107-55 Lost World Series
2018 103-59 Lost ALCS
2017 101-61 Won World Series
2016 84-78 Missed Playoffs

1st Round Draft Picks

Year Rd/Pick Player
2019 1 / 32 Korey Lee C
2018 1 / 28 Seth Beer OF
2017 1 / 15 J.B. Bukauskas RHP
2016 1 / 17 Forrest Whitley P
2015 1 / 2 Alex Bregman SS

Longest Serving GM's

Tenure Years General Manager
1996-04 9 Gerry Hunsicker
1967-75 9 Spec Richardson
2012-19 8 Jeff Luhnow
1966-80 8 Tal Smith
1988-93 6 Bill Wood

Principal Owners

Tenure Years Owner
2012-21 10 Jim Crane
1993-11 19 Drayton McLane, Jr.
1979-92 14 John McMullen
1976-78 3 Ford Credit
1976-78 3 GE Credit
1962-75 14 Roy Hofheinz
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