Past Chair - Former MLB pitcher, Announcer and Manager of the Houston Astros
Former MLB pitcher, Announcer and Manager of the Houston Astros
Larry Dierker began his professional baseball career with the Houston Astros. After 14 years as an accomplished pitcher, 19 years as a popular announcer, and 5 years as a successful manager, the Astros honored Dierker by retiring his #49 jersey. Dierker is one of the few players to have his uniform number retired by the team.