Rafael Batista - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Nov 28, 1967:Drafted by the Houston Astros from the Atlanta Braves in the 1967 minor league draft.
May 26, 1975:Released by the Houston Astros.

This Date in Astros History

Jun 23, 1973:Tommy Helms goes 4-for-5 to spark a 6-3 victory over the Giants. Jerry Reuss takes the win and singles home Helms with the eventual game-winner. Rafael Batista gets his first big league hit.