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1999 Houston Astros


97 - 65

(1st place in the NL Central)

1998 / 2000 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 823 / 774 (+49)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 675 / 783 (+108)

Pythagorean Record: 96 - 66 (+1)

Home Record: 50 - 32 (.610) +7.3 wins
Away Record: 47 - 33 (.588) +8.7 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Astrodome

Attendance: 2,706,017 Avg Att: 33,000 (1.12)
Att Rank: 8 / 16 Lg Avg: 29,593
       
Park Factor: 0.96    
HR Factor: 0.90 R/L HR: 0.90 / 0.89

Notes:


• Central Division Champions
• Lost to Atlanta Braves in the NLDS


1999 Houston Astros
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field
24
1.3
0.9
0.8
24
-0.5
0.2
-0.4
31
0.1
0.1
0.0
23
0.2
0.1
0.2
30
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1
Center Field
28
5.8
4.8
0.8
28
0.7
0.2
0.5
31
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1

Right Field
30
-1.4
-0.7
-0.2
35
0.7
0.6
0.2
Shortstop
32
0.5
-0.3
0.4
29
-0.5
-0.2
-0.6
Second Base
33
5.1
4.2
0.6
23
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
Third Base
33
1.1
0.9
0.2
36
1.2
1.5
-0.4
26
0.8
0.5
0.2
First Base
31
7.4
8.2
0.2
37
0.3
0.1
0.2
Manager W-L
52
38-23
.623
1.9
55
13-14
.481
0.3
52
46-28
.622
2.3
Catcher
32
0.8
0.0
0.3
27
0.5
-0.2
0.4
25
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
30
-0.6
-0.4
-0.2
Starting Pitcher
26
246.1
3.8
4.5
-0.7
26
239.0
7.8
6.6
1.2
31
231.2
3.5
3.3
0.2
27
164.0
0.8
1.1
-0.3
23
124.0
2.1
2.0
0.1
29
99.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
22
10.1
-0.3
-0.3
-0.0
Relief Pitcher
27
75.0
0.3
0.3
0.0
27
74.2
3.8
3.8
0.0
30
67.1
0.3
0.2
0.1
26
49.2
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
35
40.2
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
27
29.1
1.1
1.1
0.0
29
4.0
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
32
3.2
0.2
0.2
0.0
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James