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The first regular season home run hit by an Astro in the Astrodome was on April 24, 1965 by third baseman Bob Aspromonte off of Pittsburgh Pirates right hander Vernon Law. The Astros won that game 5-0.

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Mickey Mantle hit the very first home run ever there in an exhibition game in 1965. Richie Allen of the Philadelpohia Phillies hit the first regular season home run on April 12, 1965.

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Ron Brand, a triple, he was the catcher and he also caught the first pitch.

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Mickey Mantle hit first home run at Astrodome during preseason game with the Yankees and Astros.......

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Bob Watson in the 1970's during an exhibition game between the Astros and Twins.

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Ken Caminiti of the Astros in the 8th inning of Game 4 of the 1999 NLDS off John Smoltz of the Atlanta Braves.

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