Astros History

Welcome to the most expansive and detailed historical section on the Houston Astros available anywhere! There is a tremendous amount of information available on the team, and it is no small task to organize so that it remains accessible. This history section is divided up into four categories:

Timeline - if you want to follow the team's history in a chronological fashion, this is the place to start. Each season has its own recap along with each post-season appearance. Every trade made by the team is listed, along with pages for many of the greatest games in franchise history.

Players - if you want information about particular players, start looking here. A separate page is dedicated for every player, with most including stats, photos, cards, and a timeline. There are also special features, including interviews, for particular players.

Notables - if you are interested in the notable accomplishments by various Astros, start here. Franchise records, All-Star appearances, no-hitters, multi-homer games, hitting streaks and more are covered in detail here.

Other - this is the page for historical items that don't fit in any other category. This is where you can revisit some of the more colorful aspects of the team's journey through the years. From baseball cards to broadcasters, from the Astrodome's giant scoreboard to books and videos, take a trip down memory lane sure to stir emotions in any true Astros fan. This section also features our enormous Media Library of audio and video clips.