The TBC Player Tracker sends you an email at 6am (EST) with MLB + MINOR stats from the prior night for your custom list of players. Includes season stats too!
"Organizing the World
of Baseball Data"
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> American League >> Texas Rangers >> 1986 Team Capsule >> Team Roster

1986 Texas Rangers (MLB)

+ Team Roster
Nickname:
W-L Record: 87-75 .537
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 771-743 + 28
Roster Continuity 59.82% 25/26
Manager(s): Bobby Valentine
General Manager: Tom Grieve
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 1,692,002 16/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Kevin Brown (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information
Correct this Page - Edit data on this page or suggest an improvement

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Tom Robson
Bench Coach: Joe Ferguson
Hitting Coach: Art Howe
Pitching Coach: Tom House
Third Base Coach: Tim Foli

#1 Draft Picks

Bobby Witt (#3), Jeff Kunkel (#3), Kevin Brown (#4), Darrell Porter (#4), Pete Incaviglia (#8), Oddibe McDowell (#12)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9270.568--
8775.5375.0
7686.46916.0
7686.46916.0
7290.44420.0
7191.43821.0
6795.41425.0
  • 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 1986 Texas Rangers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    51Bob BrowerCF-LF5-11185R-R261986Not draftedMLB--
    43Kevin BrownP6-4200R-R211986TEX: 1986-1-4MLBLos Angeles Dodgers
    8Jerry Browne2B-3B5-10165B-R201986UDFAMLB--
    22Steve Buechele3B6-2190R-R241985TEX: 1982-5-122MLB--
    18Ed CorreaP6-2192R-R201985Not draftedMLB--
    1Scott FletcherSS-2B5-11173R-R271981CHN: 1979-1-6MLB--
    23Jose GuzmanP6-3185R-R231985Not draftedMLB--
    11Toby Harrah3B-SS6-0180R-R371969Not draftedMLB--
    27Greg HarrisP6-0165R-R301981NYN: 1976-7-130MLB--
    45Dwayne HenryP6-3205R-R241984TEX: 1980-2-40MLB--
    49Charlie HoughP6-2190R-R381970LAN: 1966-8-159MLB--
    5,29Pete IncavigliaLF6-1230R-R221986MON: 1985-1-8MLB--
    6Bob JonesOF6-2195L-L361974WS2: 1967-36-665MLB--
    20Jeff KunkelSS-2B6-2190R-R241984TEX: 1983-1-3MLB--
    46Mike LoyndP6-4210R-R221986TEX: 1986-7-163MLB--
    42Mickey MahlerP6-3189B-L331977ATL: 1974-10-221MLB--
    16Mike MasonP6-2205L-L271982TEX: 1980-1-12MLB--
    0Oddibe McDowellCF-OF5-9160L-L231985TEX: 1984-1-12MLB--
    7Orlando MercadoC6-0195R-R241982Not draftedMLB--
    38Ron MeridithP6-0175L-L291984HOU: 1978-4-89MLB--
    34Dale MohorcicP6-3220R-R301986Not draftedMLB--
    9Pete O'Brien1B6-1190L-L281982TEX: 1979-15-381MLB--
    44Tom PaciorekOF-1B6-4215R-R391970LAN: 1968-5-89MLB--
    15Larry Parrish3B-OF6-3220R-R321974Not draftedMLB--
    12Geno PetralliC6-1180B-R261982TOR: 1978-3-53MLB--
    17Darrell PorterC6-0193L-R341971MIL: 1970-1-4MLB--
    30Dave RozemaP6-4200R-R291977DET: 1975-4-71MLB--
    40Jeff RussellP6-3210R-R241983CIN: 1979-5-126MLB--
    3Ruben SierraRF6-1200B-R201986Not draftedMLBMinnesota Twins
    4Don SlaughtC6-1190R-R271982KCA: 1980-7-172MLB--
    5Mike StanleyC-1B6-0190R-R231986TEX: 1985-16-395MLB--
    32Gary WardOF6-2202R-R321979Not draftedMLB--
    19Curtis WilkersonSS-2B5-9158B-R251983TEX: 1980-4-92MLB--
    28Mitch WilliamsP6-4205L-L211986SDN: 1982-8-187MLB--
    48Bobby WittP6-2205R-R221986TEX: 1985-1-3MLB--
    26George WrightOF5-11180B-R271982TEX: 1977-4-87MLB--
    24Ricky WrightP6-3175L-L271982LAN: 1980-1-2MLB--


    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.