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2005 Texas Rangers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 79-83 .488
Rank: 3rd in American League West
Run Differential: 865-858 + 7
Roster Continuity 79.86% 1/30
Manager(s): Buck Showalter
General Manager: John Hart (2005-10-03), Jon Daniels
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Ameriquest Field
Payroll: $ 55,849,000 21/30
Attendance: 2,486,925 16/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: John Mayberry (#19) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Don Wakamatsu
Bullpen Coach: Mark Connor
First Base Coach: DeMarlo Hale
Hitting Coach: Rudy Jaramillo
Pitching Coach: Orel Hershiser
Third Base Coach: Steven Smith

#1 Draft Picks

Phil Nevin (#1), Adrian Gonzalez (#1), Mark Teixeira (#5), R.A. Dickey (#18), Steve Karsay (#22), John Wasdin (#25), Jason Standridge (#31), Justin Thompson (#32)
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 2005 Texas Rangers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    13Chad AllenLF6-1195R-R301999MIN: 1996-4-97MLB--
    40Carlos AlmanzarP6-2200R-R311997Not draftedMLB--
    15Sandy AlomarC6-5235R-R391988Not draftedMLB--
    39Pedro AstacioP6-2208R-R351992Not draftedMLB--
    39James BaldwinP6-3235R-R331995CHA: 1990-4-105MLB--
    27Rod BarajasC6-2220R-R291999Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    53Joaquin BenoitP6-3205R-R272001UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    9Hank Blalock3B6-1190L-R242002TEX: 1999-3-105MLB--
    44Jason BottsLF6-6245B-R242005TEX: 1999-46-1375MLB--
    46Doug BrocailP6-5235L-R381992SDN: 1986-1-12MLB--
    35Ryan BukvichP6-2250R-R272002KCA: 2000-11-314MLB--
    31Francisco CorderoP6-2200R-R301999Not draftedMLB-Retired
    22David DellucciLF-RF5-10180L-L311997BAL: 1995-10-276MLB--
    7Mark DeRosa2B-3B6-1190R-R301998ATL: 1996-7-212MLB-Retired
    45R.A. DickeyP6-3205R-R302001TEX: 1996-1-18MLB-Free Agent
    41Juan DominguezP6-2180R-R252003Not draftedMLB--
    38Ryan DreseP6-3220R-R292001CLE: 1998-5-153MLB-Free Agent
    39Scott FeldmanP6-4210R-R222005TEX: 2003-30-886MLB-Free Agent
    4Esteban German3B-2B5-9165R-R262002Not draftedMLB--
    24Adrian Gonzalez1B6-2190L-L232004FLO: 2000-1-1MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLB-Active
    48Kevin GryboskiP6-5220R-R312002SEA: 1995-16-426MLB--
    51Richard HidalgoRF-CF6-3190R-R291997Not draftedMLB--
    21Steve KarsayP6-3205R-R331993TOR: 1990-1-22MLB--
    6Gerald LairdC6-2195R-R252003OAK: 1998-2-45MLB-Free Agent
    43Kameron LoeP6-8220R-R232004TEX: 2002-20-592MLB-Free Agent
    32Ron MahayP6-2190L-L341995BOS: 1991-18-486MLB-Retired
    14Gary MatthewsCF-RF6-3200B-R301999SDN: 1993-13-366MLB--
    20Marshall McDougallSS6-1200R-R262005OAK: 2000-9-270MLB--
    28Kevin MenchLF-RF6-0215R-R272002TEX: 1999-4-118MLB--
    25Phil Nevin3B-1B6-2231R-R341995HOU: 1992-1-1MLB--
    17Laynce NixRF6-0190L-L242003TEX: 2000-4-124MLB-Free Agent
    61Chan Ho ParkP6-2204R-R321994Not draftedMLB--
    54Erasmo RamirezP6-0180L-L262003SFN: 1998-11-338MLB--
    57Nick RegilioP6-2185R-R262004TEX: 1999-2-72MLB--
    48Matt RileyP6-1201L-L251999BAL: 1997-3-105MLB--
    30Ricardo RodriguezP6-3165R-R272002Not draftedMLB--
    37Kenny RogersP6-1205L-L401989TEX: 1982-39-816MLB--
    59Josh RupeP6-2180R-R222005CHA: 2002-3-90MLB--
    58Brian ShouseP5-11180L-L361993PIT: 1990-13-349MLB--
    12Alfonso SorianoLF6-1160R-R291999UDFAMLB-Retired
    44Jason StandridgeP6-4217R-R262001TBA: 1997-1-31MLB--
    23Mark Teixeira1B6-3225B-R252003TEX: 2001-1-5MLB-Retired
    56Michael TejeraP5-9175L-L281999FLO: 1995-6-149MLB--
    38Justin ThompsonP6-4215L-L321996DET: 1991-1-32MLB--
    2Andres TorresLF-CF5-10175B-R272002DET: 1998-4-117MLB-Free Agent
    40Edinson VolquezP6-1160R-R212005UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    47John WasdinP6-2195R-R321995OAK: 1993-1-25MLB--
    36C.J. WilsonP6-2195L-L242005TEX: 2001-5-141MLB-Free Agent
    49Chris YoungP6-10258R-R262004PIT: 2000-3-89MLB-Free Agent
    10Michael Young3B6-1175R-R282000TOR: 1997-5-149MLB-Retired

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