This is a list of owners and executives of the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball.


Name Years
Roy Hofheinz, R.E. "Bob" Smith, Craig F. Cullinan Jr., George Kirksey 1962–1965
Roy Hofheinz & R.E. "Bob" Smith 1965–1967
Roy Hofheinz 1967–1975
General Electric Credit Company & Ford Motor Credit Company 1975–1978
Ford Motor Credit Company 1978–1979
John McMullen 1979–1992
Drayton McLane, Jr. 1992–2011
Jim Crane 2011–Present

Team presidents

General managers

Name Years
Gabe Paul 1960–1961 (resigned before debut)
Paul Richards 1961–1965
Tal Smith, Spec Richardson, and Grady Hatton 1965–1967
Spec Richardson 1967–1975
John Mullen 1975
Tal Smith 1975–1980, 2007
Al Rosen 1980–1985
Dick Wagner 1985–1987
Bill Wood 1987–1993
Bob Watson 1993–1995
Gerry Hunsicker 1995–2004
Tim Purpura 2004–2007
Ed Wade 2007–2011
Jeff Luhnow 2011–2019
James Click 2020–2022
Dana Brown 2023–present


  1. ^ "Houston General Managers".