- Led the Astros in games (161), at-bats
(585) and doubles (31) in his first full major league season.
- Finished second on the team in RBI (72),
runs (71) and hits (149).
- Hit safely in 22 of his first 28 games.
- Set a career high with five RBI at St.
Louis May 30.
- Baseball America judged him the NL
infielder with the best throwing arm.
- Finished second among league third basemen
with 126 putouts and 335 assists, and was third with a .958 fielding percentage.