Jeff Heathcock - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jun 3, 1980:1. Drafted Jeff Heathcock(P) in secondary phase of 1980 Summer Draft

This Date in Astros History

Aug 14, 1985:Pinch-hitter Dickie Thon blasts a three-run shot off Mark Davis to key a 7-5 victory over San Francisco. He drives in an insurance run to give him four RBIs. Jeff Heathcock wins as Nolan Ryan leaves after three innings.
Mar 9, 1987:A sign of things to come. Astros lose their home spring opener to Montreal, 19-3. Bob Knepper and Jeff Heathcock are knocked silly before the bullpen comes to the rescue. Five Houston errors worsen the mood. Knepper would slump from a 17-12 1986 season to 8-17 the next year, his ERA climbing by over two runs.