Rick Williams - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

May 2, 1972:Signed Rick Williams(P) as non-drafted free agent

This Date in Astros History

Jun 12, 1978:Despite committing a team-record seven errors, Houston explodes for six runs in the eighth inning to upend the Pirates, 6-5. Jesus Alou begins the frame with a double, his fourth hit of the night. Cesar Cedeno completes the rally with a bases-loaded single. Rick Williams gets the win in his major league debut.