1966 Houston Astros

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Season Overview

72-90 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1966 Houston Astros

What was the record of the 1966 Houston Astros?

The Houston Astros finished the regular season with a 72-90 record. They went 45-36 at home and 27-54 on the road.

What division did the 1966 Houston Astros play in?

The 1966 Houston Astros played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1966.

What was the 1966 Houston Astros record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1966 Houston Astros had their best month in May, when they went 16-12 and had a 57.1% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 9-18 and had a 33.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-9 50% -3
May 16-12 57.1% -4
June 14-15 48.3% -5
July 10-18 35.7% -21
August 12-18 40% -34
September 9-18 33.3% -27
October 2-0 100% +11

Did the 1966 Houston Astros make the Postseason?

No, the Astros didn't make the Postseason in 1966.

What was the run differential for the 1966 Houston Astros?

The Houston Astros finished the regular season with a run differential of -83. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Astros could have been expected to have about 71.6 wins, or a 72-90 record in the regular season.

How did the 1966 Houston Astros perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1966 Houston Astros went 29-32.

How did the 1966 Houston Astros perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1966 Houston Astros went 9-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1966 Houston Astros?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1966 Houston Astros was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1966 Houston Astros?

The longest losing streak that the Houston Astros had during the 1966 regular season was 9 games, which happened once during the season.

1966 Houston Astros Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 12, 1966 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Apr 13, 1966 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 6
Thu, Apr 14, 1966 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 15, 1966 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 6
Sat, Apr 16, 1966 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Apr 17, 1966 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 3
Mon, Apr 18, 1966 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Apr 19, 1966 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 5
Wed, Apr 20, 1966 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Apr 22, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 0
Sat, Apr 23, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 0
Sat, Apr 23, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Apr 24, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Apr 25, 1966 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Wed, Apr 27, 1966 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 1
Thu, Apr 28, 1966 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 29, 1966 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Apr 30, 1966 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 4
Sun, May 1, 1966 @ Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 1
Tue, May 3, 1966 vs Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 2
Wed, May 4, 1966 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 0
Thu, May 5, 1966 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3 (13)
Fri, May 6, 1966 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 0 - 6
Sat, May 7, 1966 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 0
Sun, May 8, 1966 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 4
Tue, May 10, 1966 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 7
Wed, May 11, 1966 @ New York Mets Win 6 - 4
Fri, May 13, 1966 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 1 - 0
Sat, May 14, 1966 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 5 (11)
Sun, May 15, 1966 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 5
Wed, May 18, 1966 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 1
Wed, May 18, 1966 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 2
Thu, May 19, 1966 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 7
Fri, May 20, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Sat, May 21, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3 (11)
Sun, May 22, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 6
Mon, May 23, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 9
Tue, May 24, 1966 vs New York Mets Win 5 - 3
Wed, May 25, 1966 vs New York Mets Win 7 - 1
Thu, May 26, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Fri, May 27, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 6
Sat, May 28, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 1
Sat, May 28, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Sun, May 29, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2 (11)
Mon, May 30, 1966 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3
Tue, May 31, 1966 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 3
Wed, Jun 1, 1966 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jun 2, 1966 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 11 - 4 (12)
Fri, Jun 3, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Jun 4, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 9
Sun, Jun 5, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 10
Tue, Jun 7, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 9
Wed, Jun 8, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jun 9, 1966 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 3 (11)
Fri, Jun 10, 1966 vs Chicago Cubs Win 1 - 0 (10)
Sat, Jun 11, 1966 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 8
Sun, Jun 12, 1966 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 4
Mon, Jun 13, 1966 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 6 (11)
Tue, Jun 14, 1966 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jun 15, 1966 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 4
Thu, Jun 16, 1966 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jun 18, 1966 @ Chicago Cubs Win 13 - 5
Sun, Jun 19, 1966 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 8 - 9
Sun, Jun 19, 1966 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 8
Mon, Jun 20, 1966 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Tue, Jun 21, 1966 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 4
Wed, Jun 22, 1966 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Jun 23, 1966 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jun 24, 1966 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Sat, Jun 25, 1966 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 26, 1966 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 3 (11)
Mon, Jun 27, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 8
Tue, Jun 28, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jun 29, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Jun 30, 1966 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 9
Fri, Jul 1, 1966 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1 (12)
Sat, Jul 2, 1966 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 5
Sat, Jul 2, 1966 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jul 3, 1966 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Mon, Jul 4, 1966 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 5, 1966 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 9
Wed, Jul 6, 1966 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 8
Fri, Jul 8, 1966 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jul 9, 1966 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Jul 10, 1966 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 5
Thu, Jul 14, 1966 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 17, 1966 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jul 17, 1966 @ New York Mets Loss 5 - 7
Mon, Jul 18, 1966 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 4
Mon, Jul 18, 1966 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Jul 19, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 2
Wed, Jul 20, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 9 - 13
Thu, Jul 21, 1966 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 22, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 2
Sat, Jul 23, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jul 24, 1966 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 11
Mon, Jul 25, 1966 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Jul 26, 1966 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jul 27, 1966 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 29, 1966 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 30, 1966 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jul 31, 1966 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 0
Sun, Jul 31, 1966 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 10
Mon, Aug 1, 1966 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Tue, Aug 2, 1966 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Aug 3, 1966 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 7