- Leon Roberts was sent from Detroit to Houston in a multi-player trade after the 1975 season.
- Roberts was used as a backup outfielder by the Astros in 1976 and batted .289 in 87 games.
- Leon didn't have much success with Houston in 1977 and was sent to the minors in early June. He came back to Houston for a few September at bats and then was traded to the Seattle Mariners after the 1977 season.
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