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1983 Texas Rangers (MLB)

+ American League
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W-L Record: 77-85 .475
Rank: 3rd in American League West
Run Differential: 639-609 + 30
Roster Continuity 71.50% 22/26
Manager(s): Doug Rader
General Manager: Joe Klein
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 1,363,469 17/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Jeff Kunkel (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Darrell Johnson
Assistant Coach: Jackie Brown
Bullpen Coach: Glenn Ezell
First Base Coach: Rich Donnelly
Hitting Coach: Merv Rettenmund
Pitching Coach: Dick Such
Third Base Coach: Wayne Terwilliger

#1 Draft Picks

Jon Matlack (#4), Frank Tanana (#13), Al Lachowicz (#24)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9963.611--
7983.48820.0
7785.47522.0
7488.45725.0
7092.43229.0
7092.43229.0
60102.37039.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
26George WrightOF24   63479175
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6
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18
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8087418229139.276.321.424745.148.215.2922.0035.2269681
25Buddy Bell3B31   61875171
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35
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3
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14
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66355048450624.277.332.411743.134.212.2790.9644.1254678
15Larry ParrishOF29   55576151
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4
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26
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88004691380920.272.326.474800.202.285.2801.9821.3263613
5Billy SampleOF28   55480152
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28
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3
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12
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57448444652448.274.331.401732.126.271.2801.0546.2222611
9Pete O'Brien1B25   52453124
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24
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5
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8
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53545862123212.237.313.347660.111.223.2541.0765.5182588
3Wayne Tolleson2B27   47064122
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203310406820728.260.319.315634.055.189.2971.70156.7148521
7Bucky DentSS31   4173699
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3437233110723.237.278.297575.060.106.2511.35208.5124450
10Jim SundbergC32   3783076
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2804356420718.201.272.254526.053.135.2361.83189.096423
17Mickey RiversDH34   3093788
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2094112110531.285.309.350659.065.117.3001.91309.0108329
12Dave HostetlerDH27   3043167
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460242103510210.220.323.372695.151.283.2922.4527.6113353
1Bill Stein2B-1B36   2322172
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332383100025.310.331.409740.099.129.3483.88116.095242
8Bob JohnsonC23   1751837
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1630165510017.211.280.343623.131.240.2763.4435.060193
14Larry Biittner1B37   116532
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0180091605020.276.323.336659.060.138.3141.78--39127
46Jim AndersonSS-2B26   102822
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06125800403.216.252.245497.029.069.2341.60--25111
2Mike Richardt2B25   83913
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72121100012.157.174.241415.084.120.1675.5083.02086
6Bob JonesOF-DH33   72516
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110251721022.222.284.319603.097.139.2683.4072.02381
19Curtis WilkersonSS22   3576
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01302500000.171.216.229445.057.200.2002.50--837
13Tom DunbarOF23   2436
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0003315700001.250.379.250629.000.292.3531.40--629
43Donnie ScottC21   4000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
4Nick CapraOF25   2200000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
30Mark WagnerSS29   2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
Batting Totals171956106391429242331065871196044276729333842123.255.307.366673.112.201.2771.7452.920556132
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
49Charlie Hough35   15133.18343311310252.0219968922951526131.257.820.793.395.431.60
48Mike Smithson28   10143.91333310000223.12331029714711358281.369.400.572.875.451.90
44Danny Darwin27   8133.4928269200183.01758671962922031.308.610.443.054.521.48
40Rick Honeycutt29   1482.4225255200174.21685947937561261.178.640.461.902.881.51
28Frank Tanana29   793.1729223010159.1144705614491086171.218.150.792.776.112.20
29John Butcher26   663.5138611145123.01285048841584011.379.370.593.004.241.41
32Jon Matlack33   244.68259207073.1904338727384031.6011.100.863.334.681.41
21Odell Jones30   363.0942000331067.0562823422501021.167.520.542.966.722.27
31Dave Stewart26   522.1488200059.0501514217241001.147.630.312.593.661.41
24Dave Schmidt26   333.913100020246.1422020314292011.228.220.592.745.672.07
41Dave Tobik30   213.682700024944.0361818213300001.117.360.412.666.142.31
23Victor Cruz25   131.441700013525.01674210180011.045.760.723.606.481.80
35Tom Henke25   103.3880005116.0166614170001.259.000.562.259.564.25
16Mike Mason24   025.7350002010.210770690011.458.180.004.917.361.50
51Al Lachowicz22   012.252100008.09220281001.3810.130.002.259.004.00
38Ricky Wright24   000.001000002.00000120000.500.000.004.509.002.00
Batting Totals77853.31353163438120321467139260954097471826366361.278.540.602.895.071.75
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jim SundbergC1316185652.9930.00
Bob JohnsonC6225215041.0000.00
Donnie ScottC282001.0000.00
Jim AndersonC110001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Pete O'Brien1B13311441209104.9930.00
Bill Stein1B23161130171.0000.00
Larry Biittner1B2213615213.9870.00
Bob Johnson1B10944211.9800.00
Dave Hostetler1B2110001.0000.00
Bob Jones1B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Wayne Tolleson2B1122463151669.9720.00
Bill Stein2B325662320.9750.00
Mike Richardt2B205661116.9920.00
Jim Anderson2B17264126.9710.00
Curtis Wilkerson2B276021.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Buddy Bell3B1541233831729.9670.00
Bill Stein3B1052823.9430.00
Jim Anderson3B301001.0000.00
Curtis Wilkerson3B20010.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bucky DentSS1291503691171.9790.00
Jim AndersonSS27176037.9620.00
Wayne TollesonSS262257112.9870.00
Curtis WilkersonSS91125031.0000.00
Mark WagnerSS224001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
George WrightOF161460671.9850.00
Billy SampleOF146329840.9880.00
Larry ParrishOF1322151191.9620.00
Pete O'BrienOF2747121.9600.00
Mickey RiversOF2348110.9800.00
Bob JonesOF11240001.0000.00
Tom DunbarOF97010.8750.00
Nick CapraOF40000.0000.00
Jim AndersonOF320001.0000.00
Larry BiittnerOF240001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Odell JonesP426735001.0001.07
John ButcherP381231117001.0002.05
Charlie HoughP34252254624.9732.54
Mike SmithsonP33223193323.9632.10
Dave SchmidtP314664011.0001.95
Frank TananaP2915993720.9582.60
Danny DarwinP28183201831.9271.87
Dave TobikP274464001.0002.05
Rick HoneycuttP25174113915.9802.58
Jon MatlackP257321413.9411.97
Victor CruzP17251210.7501.08
Tom HenkeP8160310.7501.69
Dave StewartP859310001.0001.98
Mike MasonP51012001.0002.65
Al LachowiczP2811001.0002.25
Ricky WrightP120010.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Dave HostetlerDH88.0000.00
Mickey RiversDH53.0000.00
Larry ParrishDH13.0000.00
Bob JonesDH11.0000.00
Larry BiittnerDH9.0000.00
Bill SteinDH6.0000.00
Jim AndersonDH2.0000.00
Bucky DentDH1.0000.00
Tom DunbarDH1.0000.00
Pete O'BrienDH1.0000.00
Wayne TollesonDH1.0000.00


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