1976 Houston Astros

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Season Overview

80-82 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1976 Houston Astros

What was the record of the 1976 Houston Astros?

The Houston Astros finished the regular season with a 80-82 record. They went 46-36 at home and 34-46 on the road.

What division did the 1976 Houston Astros play in?

The 1976 Houston Astros played in the West Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1976 Houston Astros?

During the regular season, the 1976 Houston Astros went 42-48 against their NL West opponents.

What was the 1976 Houston Astros record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Atlanta Braves 11-7 61.1% +21
San Diego Padres 10-8 55.6% +3
San Francisco Giants 10-8 55.6% -5
Cincinnati Reds 6-12 33.3% -22
Los Angeles Dodgers 5-13 27.8% -16

What was the 1976 Houston Astros record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1976 Houston Astros had their best month in July, when they went 20-11 and had a 64.5% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 10-17 and had a 37.0% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 11-10 52.4% -17
May 10-17 37.0% -22
June 13-14 48.1% -9
July 20-11 64.5% +17
August 13-16 44.8% +2
September 11-14 44% -13
October 2-0 100% +10

Did the 1976 Houston Astros make the Postseason?

No, the Astros didn't make the Postseason in 1976.

What was the run differential for the 1976 Houston Astros?

The Houston Astros finished the regular season with a run differential of -32. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Astros could have been expected to have about 77.3 wins, or a 77-85 record in the regular season.

How did the 1976 Houston Astros perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1976 Houston Astros went 36-25.

How did the 1976 Houston Astros perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1976 Houston Astros went 6-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1976 Houston Astros?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1976 Houston Astros was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1976 Houston Astros?

The longest losing streak that the Houston Astros had during the 1976 regular season was 6 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1976 Houston Astros Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Thu, Apr 8, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 11
Sat, Apr 10, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 7 - 13
Sun, Apr 11, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 9
Mon, Apr 12, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 0
Tue, Apr 13, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 1
Wed, Apr 14, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Fri, Apr 16, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 1
Sat, Apr 17, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Win 5 - 4
Sun, Apr 18, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 2
Sun, Apr 18, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Loss 5 - 11
Mon, Apr 19, 1976 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 3
Tue, Apr 20, 1976 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Apr 21, 1976 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 1 - 0 (16)
Thu, Apr 22, 1976 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Apr 23, 1976 vs New York Mets Win 3 - 1
Sat, Apr 24, 1976 vs New York Mets Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Apr 25, 1976 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Apr 28, 1976 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 4
Wed, Apr 28, 1976 @ Montreal Expos Loss 7 - 8
Thu, Apr 29, 1976 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 1
Fri, Apr 30, 1976 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 3
Sun, May 2, 1976 @ New York Mets Win 5 - 4
Sun, May 2, 1976 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 7
Tue, May 4, 1976 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 5
Wed, May 5, 1976 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 7, 1976 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 1
Sat, May 8, 1976 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Sun, May 9, 1976 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 10 - 5
Tue, May 11, 1976 vs Montreal Expos Win 5 - 3
Wed, May 12, 1976 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 7
Fri, May 14, 1976 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 5
Sat, May 15, 1976 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 2
Sun, May 16, 1976 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 12
Mon, May 17, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Mon, May 17, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Tue, May 18, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Wed, May 19, 1976 @ San Diego Padres Win 9 - 4
Thu, May 20, 1976 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 4
Fri, May 21, 1976 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 2
Sat, May 22, 1976 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 6 (13)
Sun, May 23, 1976 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Mon, May 24, 1976 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 5
Tue, May 25, 1976 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 6 - 7
Wed, May 26, 1976 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 11
Sat, May 29, 1976 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 3
Sun, May 30, 1976 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 2
Sun, May 30, 1976 @ Atlanta Braves Win 16 - 5
Mon, May 31, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jun 1, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 2, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 7 - 8
Thu, Jun 3, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jun 4, 1976 vs Chicago Cubs Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jun 5, 1976 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 6, 1976 vs Chicago Cubs Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jun 6, 1976 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 1
Mon, Jun 7, 1976 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 6 - 7
Tue, Jun 8, 1976 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 0
Wed, Jun 9, 1976 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jun 11, 1976 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 8
Sat, Jun 12, 1976 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jun 13, 1976 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 8
Mon, Jun 14, 1976 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jun 16, 1976 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Jun 18, 1976 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jun 20, 1976 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 4
Mon, Jun 21, 1976 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 9 - 11
Tue, Jun 22, 1976 @ Atlanta Braves Win 9 - 7
Wed, Jun 23, 1976 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 1
Thu, Jun 24, 1976 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Jun 25, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 8
Sat, Jun 26, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jun 27, 1976 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jun 28, 1976 @ San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 2
Tue, Jun 29, 1976 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jun 30, 1976 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 10
Fri, Jul 2, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 8 (14)
Fri, Jul 2, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jul 3, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 8 - 9
Sun, Jul 4, 1976 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 7
Mon, Jul 5, 1976 vs New York Mets Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jul 6, 1976 vs New York Mets Win 1 - 0 (10)
Wed, Jul 7, 1976 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 12
Thu, Jul 8, 1976 vs Montreal Expos Win 7 - 6
Fri, Jul 9, 1976 vs Montreal Expos Win 6 - 0
Sat, Jul 10, 1976 vs Montreal Expos Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 11, 1976 vs Montreal Expos Win 1 - 0
Thu, Jul 15, 1976 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 16, 1976 @ New York Mets Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 17, 1976 @ New York Mets Win 1 - 0
Sun, Jul 18, 1976 @ Montreal Expos Win 7 - 6 (10)
Sun, Jul 18, 1976 @ Montreal Expos Win 14 - 1
Mon, Jul 19, 1976 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jul 20, 1976 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 9
Tue, Jul 20, 1976 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 21, 1976 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Jul 21, 1976 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jul 23, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jul 24, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 4 (13)
Sat, Jul 24, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Jul 25, 1976 vs San Francisco Giants Win 1 - 0 (10)
Mon, Jul 26, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Win 7 - 0
Tue, Jul 27, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jul 28, 1976 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Fri, Jul 30, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jul 31, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 31, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Win 9 - 6
Sun, Aug 1, 1976 vs Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 0
Mon, Aug 2, 1976 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Tue, Aug 3, 1976 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Aug 4, 1976 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 1 - 0
Thu, Aug 5, 1976 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Aug 6, 1976 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 9
Sat, Aug 7, 1976 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 8, 1976 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 4
Mon, Aug 9, 1976 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 13 - 4
Tue, Aug 10, 1976 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 8
Wed, Aug 11, 1976 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 1
Fri, Aug 13, 1976 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 8
Sat, Aug 14, 1976 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Aug 15, 1976 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 8
Sun, Aug 15, 1976 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 3