Bob Lillis

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Robert Perry Lillis

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Biographical Information[edit]

After retiring as a player, Bob Lillis was a scout for the Houston Astros from 1968 to 1970, the team's director of minor league instruction in 1972, and a member of their coaching staff from 1973 to 1982. In 1982, he replaced Bill Virdon as the club's skipper, a job he held for three and a half seasons. After that, he was a member of the San Francisco Giants coaching staff from 1986 to 1996.

Preceded by
Bill Virdon
Houston Astros Manager
Succeeded by
Hal Lanier

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1982 Houston Astros National League 28-23 5th Houston Astros replaced Bill Virdon (49-62) on August 10
1983 Houston Astros National League 85-77 3rd Houston Astros
1984 Houston Astros National League 80-82 2nd Houston Astros
1985 Houston Astros National League 83-79 4th Houston Astros

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