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1997 Texas Rangers (MLB)

+ American League
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W-L Record: 77-85 .475
Rank: 3rd in American League West
Run Differential: 807-823 -16
Manager(s): Johnny Oates
General Manager: Douglas Melvin
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: The Ballpark in Arlington
Payroll: $ 50,112,268 6/28
Attendance: 2,945,228 7/28
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Jason Romano (#39) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Bucky Dent
Bullpen Coach: Larry Hardy
First Base Coach: Ed Napoleon
Hitting Coach: Rudy Jaramillo
Pitching Coach: Dick Bosman
Third Base Coach: Jerry Narron

#1 Draft Picks

Will Clark (#2), Bobby Witt (#3), Benji Gil (#19), Lee Stevens (#22), Rick Helling (#22), Tom Goodwin (#22)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9072.556--
8478.5196.0
7785.47513.0
6597.40125.0
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
29Rusty GreerLF28601112193
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3
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26
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87958387341211.321.405.531936.210.354.3411.0523.1319690
7Ivan RodriguezC2559798187
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34
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4
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20
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77733889871418.313.360.484844.171.241.3392.3429.9289648
19Juan GonzalezDH-RF2753387158
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3
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42
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13100331073701012.296.335.589924.293.355.2943.2412.7314579
11Lee Stevens1B-DH2942658128
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24
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2
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21
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74132383121318.300.336.514850.214.263.3293.6120.3219454
22Will Clark1B3339356128
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29
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1
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12
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51004962311054.326.400.496896.170.295.3581.2732.8195450
2Damon BufordCF273664982
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08
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39187308330328.224.287.339626.115.227.2672.7745.8124404
1Domingo Cedeno2B-SS2836549103
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19
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6
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3633277720215.282.334.400734.118.192.3472.8591.3146397
16Dean Palmer3B283554787
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21
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014
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5510268412134.245.296.423719.177.254.2813.2325.4150386
3Mark McLemore2B323494791
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2575405421625.261.338.330668.069.189.3041.35349.0115399
23Benji GilSS243173571
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13
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2
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3112179610643.224.263.325588.101.151.3005.6563.4103345
4Fernando Tatis3B222232957
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9
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2930144200226.256.297.404701.148.224.2803.0027.990241
24Tom GoodwinCF282073949
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13
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017166253711022.237.319.319638.082.251.2851.48--66235
9Billy RipkenSS-2B322031856
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240193200157.276.300.374674.099.138.3063.5667.776218
21Warren NewsonRF321692336
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2330315302014.213.333.462795.249.450.2431.7116.978201
18Mike SimmsDH-RF301111328
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220182701023.252.298.459757.207.270.2843.3822.251121
14Alex DiazRF2890820
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121151310013.222.268.333601.111.167.2372.6045.03097
13Jim LeyritzC-DH33851124
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001410232230112.282.446.329775.047.329.3750.96--28113
24Mike DevereauxRF3472815
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0071071000010.208.275.250525.042.153.2381.43--1880
10Henry MercedesC2747410
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0040062500300.213.302.298600.085.213.4554.17--1456
15Mickey TettletonDH364454
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03
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40031211001.091.167.318485.227.295.0344.0014.71448
37Marc SagmoenRF264326
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40021300011.140.174.256430.116.163.1676.5043.01146
30Hanley FriasSS232645
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001001400001.192.222.231453.038.077.2274.00--627
36Bobby WittP33612
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2000100000.333.3331.0001333.667.667.250--6.066
6Kevin BrownC24512
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1000000000.400.4001.0001400.600.600.250--5.055
33John BurkettP32511
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0000000100000.200.200.200400.000.000.250----15
14Dave SilvestriSS-3B294000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
32Rick HellingP263000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
28Darren OliverP26211
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0002000110000.500.667.5001167.000.0001.000----13
60Julio SantanaP23201
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46Terry ClarkP36101
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35John WettelandP30111
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Batting Totals174056518071547311271877737237500111634392852118.274.330.438768.164.259.3092.2330.224736231
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
36Bobby Witt3312124.823432301020924511811233741217021.5310.551.423.195.211.64
28Darren Oliver2613124.213232310020121311194298210470111.479.541.303.674.661.27
33John Burkett329124.57303020001892401069620301391041.4311.430.951.436.624.63
44Ken Hill31585.191919000011112969641156685021.6710.460.894.545.511.21
60Julio Santana23466.753014003010414186781649648141.8312.201.384.245.541.31
27Matt Whiteside29415.05421008072854541426443231.5210.480.493.215.421.69
56Danny Patterson261063.425400017171702927323697101.318.870.382.928.753.00
35John Wetteland30721.9461000583165431814521631000.985.950.692.918.723.00
59Roger Pavlik29354.341111000057592928731350011.559.161.094.815.431.13
32Rick Helling26334.58108001055472928521463021.247.690.823.447.532.19
53Eric Gunderson31213.246000011149451918515312121.208.100.902.705.582.07
31Xavier Hernandez31044.594400020049512725722365021.499.371.294.046.611.64
52Ed Vosberg35124.614200016041442321315291021.449.660.663.296.371.93
47Tanyon Sturtze26118.1895001032453030618181101.9112.271.644.914.911.00
46Terry Clark36145.8195002030412020310111001.6511.900.872.903.191.10
48Jose Alberro28038.04104002028373325417113011.9311.891.295.463.540.65
58Scott Bailes34102.862400070221897210140001.277.360.824.095.731.40
55Wilson Heredia25103.15100003019149721680001.506.300.907.203.600.50
45Eric Moody26014.261010030192610942120001.4712.321.890.955.686.00
52Bryan Eversgerd280227.0030001015330320008.0045.000.0027.0018.000.67
Pitching Totals77854.70544162811543314301598823747169541925556361.5010.061.063.405.821.71


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