Aaron Pointer - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jan 1, 1961?:Signed by the Houston Colt .45's as an amateur free agent.
May 4, 1968:Traded by the Houston Astros to the Chicago Cubs for Byron Browne.

This Date in Astros History

Sep 27, 1963:The fledgling Colts field an all-rookie lineup for a late-season duel with New York. Starting are outfielders Brock Davis, Aaron Pointer and Jim Wynn, infielders Rusty Staub, Joe Morgan, Sonny Jackson and Glenn Vaughan, catcher Jerry Grote and 17-year-old pitcher Jay Dahl. Despite four future All-Stars, the Mets prevail, 10-3.