Jimmy Wynn

Wynn in 2011
Wynn at Minute Maid Park, 2010

American professional baseball player.

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Houston Astros

American professional baseball team based in Houston.

1905 Houston Buffaloes team photo
Colt .45s uniform
Houston Astrodome Scoreboard pictured during a June 7, 1969 game between the Astros and Cardinals
The Astrodome in 1965
Hall of Famer Joe Morgan (1963–1971, 1980) was traded to Cincinnati following the 1971 season
Cesar Cedeno (1970–1981) is the franchise's all-time leader with 487 steals
José Cruz (1975–1987), his #25 was retired by Houston
Astros starting pitcher Nolan Ryan in 1983
Mike Scott won the 1986 NL Cy Young Award and NLCS MVP
Final Astros regular season game in the Astrodome on October 3, 1999
The Astros moved into Minute Maid Park in 2000
2005 National League championship banner at Minute Maid Park
Astros' outfielder Orlando Palmeiro, 2007
Astros second baseman José Altuve in 2014
Many buildings in the skyline of Downtown Houston participated in cheering for the Astros during the 2017 World Series.
The Houston Astros began wearing this patch during the 2017 season as the Houston area recovered from the destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey.
2017 World Series MVP - George Springer
The 2017 team at the White House with President Donald Trump, March 2018
Justin Verlander, 2019 AL Cy Young Award winner
Jeff Bagwell (1991–2005), Hall of Famer
Craig Biggio (1988–2007), Hall of Famer
Lance Berkman (1999–2010)
Orbit, Houston Astros mascot from 1990 to 1999, 2013–present

Jimmy Wynn, Rusty Staub, and Joe Morgan all made their major league debuts in the 1963 season.

Dusty Baker

American baseball manager and former outfielder who is the manager of the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball (MLB).

Baker with the Washington Nationals in 2017
Baker in 1974
Baker in 1991
Baker meeting with Cecil Cooper of the Houston Astros prior to a 2006 matchup at Wrigley Field.
Dusty Baker during his days with the Chicago Cubs.
Dusty Baker sporting his new Reds jersey at RedsFest 2007.
Baker managing the Nationals in 2017
Baker with the Houston Astros during spring training in 2020

After expressing a desire to be traded upon the closure of the 1975 season, Baker was traded on November 17, 1975 along with Ed Goodson to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Lee Lacy, Tom Paciorek, Jerry Royster and Jimmy Wynn.

Claude Osteen

American former professional baseball left-handed pitcher, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Cincinnati Redlegs/Reds, Washington Senators, Los Angeles Dodgers, Houston Astros, St. Louis Cardinals, and Chicago White Sox.

Osteen, circa 1959
Osteen in 1961

Prior to the season, the Dodgers traded Osteen to the Houston Astros for outfielder Jimmy Wynn.

1974 World Series

The championship series of Major League Baseball's 1974 season.

Steve Garvey hit .312, Jimmy Wynn knocked in 108 runs, Bill Buckner hit .314 in one of the best years of his career, Davey Lopes stole 59 bases, Andy Messersmith won twenty games, and Don Sutton won nineteen games.

Crosley Field

Major League Baseball park in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Crosley Field in 1969, its final full season.
Redland Field c. 1920
Crosley's lights are visible in this photo, taken in the late 1940s.
Aerial view of Crosley Field c. 1970.
The Crosley Field scoreboard with the Longines clock and the left field terrace. This photo was taken during the first game of a Reds/St. Louis Cardinals doubleheader on June 9, 1968. The Reds' Alex Johnson is in left field, and Lou Brock is at bat. Brock hit a fly ball to center for the second out, but the next nine Cardinals reached base safely, scoring ten runs. The Cards won the game 10-8.
The terrace in 1946.
Historical images
Second base
First base
Home plate
Stadium light post
Road sign

On June 10, 1967, Houston outfielder Jimmy Wynn hit a home run to center, onto future I-75. This shot has been portrayed in many films and television shows.

Robert A. Taft Information Technology High School

Public high school located in the West End area of downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.

Public education expenditure as a share of GDP and of total public expenditure, countries below both benchmarks, 2017 or most recent year

Jimmy Wynn, former MLB player (Houston Astros, Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves, New York Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers)

Tampa Tarpons (1957–1988)

The Tampa Tarpons were a minor league baseball team based in Tampa, Florida.

Jim Wynn (1962) 3 x MLB All-Star

1965 Houston Astros season

The franchise's first season in the Houston Astrodome, as well as its first season as the Astros after three seasons known as the Colt .45s.

Jimmy Wynn

Paul Richards (baseball)

American professional baseball player, manager, scout and executive in Major League Baseball.

Richards as an active catcher.
Paul Richards while manager of the Orioles

Richards stocked the Houston club (soon renamed the Astros) with young players – including Joe Morgan, Jimmy Wynn, Mike Cuellar, Don Wilson and Rusty Staub – but he was fired after the 1965 season when the on-field results did not match owner Roy Hofheinz' expectations.

1942 in baseball

World Series: St. Louis Cardinals over New York Yankees (4-1)

Red Ruffing

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