Ed Herrmann - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jun 6, 1976:Traded Mike Barlow(P) and Terry Humphrey to Cal-A for Ed Herrmann(C)
Jun 9, 1978:Sent Ed Herrmann(C) to Mon-N for cash

This Date in Astros History

Jul 9, 1976:Larry Dierker tosses the fifth no-hitter in franchise history, a 6-0 gem over Montreal . He supports his own cause with a sacrifice fly while batterymate Ed Herrmann drives in two, one on his first National League homer . Dierker fans Pepe Mangual and Jim Lyttle before Mike Jorgensen taps out to first for the final out.
Jul 18, 1976:Ed Herrmann goes 7-for-10 with a homer and seven RBIs in a twinbill sweep of the Expos, 7-6 and 10-1. Herrmann is a perfect 5-for-5 in the ten-inning opener. Greg Gross gets four hits to pace a 22-hit assault in the nightcap. Dan Larson tosses a complete game victory in his major league debut.