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1982 Texas Rangers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 64-98 .395
Rank: 6th in American League West
Run Differential: 590-749 -159
Roster Continuity 71.80% 16/26
Manager(s): Don Zimmer, Darrell Johnson
General Manager: Eddie Robinson (1982-06-11), Eddie Chiles (1982-10-04), Joe Klein
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 1,154,432 22/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Mike Rubel (#44) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Darrell Johnson
First Base Coach: Fred Koenig
Hitting Coach: Tommy Helms
Pitching Coach: Jackie Brown
Third Base Coach: Wayne Terwilliger

#1 Draft Picks

Jon Matlack (#4), Frank Tanana (#13), Lee Mazzilli (#14)
American League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1982 Texas Rangers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    35Randy Bass1B6-1210L-R281977MIN: 1972-7-152MLB--
    25Buddy Bell3B6-3200R-R301972CLE: 1969-16-375MLB--
    38Terry BogenerOF6-0193L-L261982TEX: 1978-6-150MLB--
    54Dan BoitanoP6-0185R-R291978MON: 1973-2-44MLB--
    29John ButcherP6-4190R-R251980HOU: 1977-1-5MLB--
    4Nick CapraOF5-8165R-R241982TEX: 1979-3-69MLB--
    11Steve ComerP6-3205B-R281978Not draftedMLB--
    44Danny DarwinP6-3190R-R261978Not draftedMLB--
    7Bucky DentSS5-11181R-R301973SLN: 1970-1-6MLB--
    33Jim FarrP6-1195R-R261982TEX: 1978-29-675MLB--
    21Doug Flynn2B-SS5-11165R-R311975Not draftedMLB--
    6Johnny GrubbOF6-3188L-R331972SDN: 1971-1-23MLB--
    35Tom HenkeP6-5215R-R241982CHN: 1980-1-24MLB--
    40Rick HoneycuttP6-1190L-L281977PIT: 1976-17-405MLB--
    12Dave Hostetler1B6-4215R-R261981MON: 1978-4-87MLB--
    49Charlie HoughP6-2190R-R341970LAN: 1966-8-159MLB--
    8Bob JohnsonP6-3195R-R221981TEX: 1977-3-53MLB--
    27Lamar Johnson1B6-2225R-R311974CHA: 1968-3-54MLB--
    16Mike MasonP6-2205L-L231982TEX: 1980-1-12MLB--
    32Jon MatlackP6-3205L-L321971NYN: 1967-1-4MLB--
    16Lee MazzilliOF-1B6-1185B-R271976NYN: 1973-1-14MLB--
    33Doc MedichP6-5227R-R331972NYA: 1970-30-700MLB--
    14Mario MendozaSS5-11187R-R311974Not draftedMLB--
    34Paul MirabellaP6-2196L-L281978TEX: 1976-1-21MLB--
    23Pete O'Brien1B6-1190L-L241982TEX: 1979-15-381MLB--
    9Larry Parrish3B-OF6-3220R-R281974Not draftedMLB--
    18Pat Putnam1B6-1214L-R281977TEX: 1975-1-22MLB--
    2Mike Richardt2B6-0170R-R241980TOR: 1978-2-27MLB--
    17Mickey RiversOF5-10165L-L331970WS2: 1969-1-8MLB--
    7Leon RobertsOF6-3200R-R311974DET: 1972-10-236MLB--
    5Billy SampleOF5-9175R-R271978TEX: 1976-10-228MLB--
    24Dave SchmidtP6-1185R-R251981TEX: 1979-26-658MLB--
    48Mike SmithsonP6-8215L-R271982BOS: 1976-5-118MLB--
    1Bill Stein3B-2B5-10170R-R351972SLN: 1969-4-92MLB--
    10Jim SundbergC6-0195R-R311974TEX: 1973-1-2MLB--
    28Frank TananaP6-3195L-L281973CAL: 1971-1-13MLB--
    3Wayne TollesonSS-2B5-9160B-R261981TEX: 1978-8-202MLB--
    30Mark WagnerSS6-1175R-R281976DET: 1972-19-452MLB--
    20Donald WernerP6-1185R-R291975CIN: 1971-5-122MLB--
    26George WrightOF5-11180B-R231982TEX: 1977-4-87MLB--

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