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2008 Texas Rangers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 79-83 .488
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 901-967 -66
Roster Continuity 69.39% 11/30
Manager(s): Ron Washington
General Manager: Jon Daniels
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Payroll: $ 67,712,326 21/30
Attendance: 1,945,677 25/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Justin Smoak (#11) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Art Howe
Bullpen Coach: Dom Chiti
Bullpen Coach: Jim Colborn
First Base Coach: Gary Pettis
Hitting Coach: Rudy Jaramillo
Pitching Coach: Andy Hawkins
Pitching Coach: Mark Connor
Special Assignment Coach: Johnny Narron
Third Base Coach: Matt Walbeck

#1 Draft Picks

Josh Hamilton (#1), Jason Jennings (#16), David Murphy (#17), Jamey Wright (#28), Eric Hurley (#30), Jarrod Saltalamacchia (#36), Tommy Hunter (#54)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10062.617--
7983.48821.0
7586.46624.5
61101.37739.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
10Michael YoungSS31   645102183
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8210055109200619.284.339.402741.118.219.3231.9853.8259708
32Josh HamiltonCF27   62498190
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130916412679098.304.371.530901.226.341.3331.9719.5331704
5Ian Kinsler2B26   518102165
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712624567617712.319.375.517892.199.332.3341.4928.8268583
7David MurphyRF-LF26   41564114
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7472317003267.275.321.465786.190.277.2952.2627.7193454
21Milton BradleyDH30   41478133
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7753801129130610.321.436.563999.242.440.3881.4018.8233509
22Marlon ByrdCF-RF30   40370120
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53724662932210.298.380.462842.164.290.3301.3540.3186462
15Gerald LairdC28   3445495
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4124236362445.276.329.398727.122.183.3192.7457.3137381
12Ramon Vazquez3B31   3004487
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4001386603544.290.365.430795.140.263.3491.7450.0129347
19Chris Davis1B-3B22   2955184
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5512208811015.285.331.549880.264.329.3514.4017.4162317
41Brandon BoggsLF25   2833064
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4132449331133.226.333.399732.173.332.3032.1135.4113334
9Hank Blalock1B-3B27   2583774
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38101940230210.287.338.508846.221.298.2982.1121.5131281
27Frank Catalanotto1B-LF34   2482868
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2111202960316.274.342.399741.125.206.3031.45124.099278
25Jarrod SaltalamacchiaC23   1982750
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2602317401011.253.352.364716.111.258.3852.3966.072230
6German Duran3B-2B23   1432233
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161173220514.231.275.350625.119.168.2754.5747.750158
17Nelson CruzRF27   1151938
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2631172812001.330.421.6091030.278.443.3881.6516.470133
4Joaquin Arias2B23   1101532
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094171220104.291.345.409754.118.209.3271.71--45120
16Chris Shelton1B28   971421
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1110173300303.216.333.330663.113.299.3061.9448.532117
23Ben Broussard1B31   82813
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80052021002.159.225.268493.110.171.1694.0027.32289
30Travis Metcalf3B25   561113
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140031210012.232.279.589868.357.411.1794.009.33361
2Taylor TeagardenC24   471015
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06
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170051910000.319.396.8091205.489.596.4093.807.83853
51Max RamirezC23   46810
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90061530000.217.345.370715.152.283.2762.5023.01755
29Jason Botts1B27   3826
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50081800000.158.304.395699.237.447.2222.2519.01546
2Adam MelhuseC36   2014
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00010021100000.200.273.200473.000.100.4445.50--422
16Jason EllisonRF-LF30   1353
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0002001100000.231.286.231517.000.077.2501.00--314
13Kason GabbardP26   401
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0000000100001.250.250.250500.000.000.333----14
33Kevin MillwoodP33   411
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000001200100.250.400.500900.250.500.5002.00--26
39Scott FeldmanP25   301
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0000000100000.333.333.333666.000.000.500----13
37Eric HurleyP22   201
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0000000100000.500.500.5001000.000.0001.000----12
46Luis MendozaP24   1000000000100100.000.000.0000.000.000-----02
44Vicente PadillaP30   1000000000000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
29Ryan Roberts27   1000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
Batting Totals167357289011619376351948678125595120763433754117.283.347.462809.179.293.3252.0329.526476414
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
44Vicente Padilla30   1484.7429291100171.0185100902665127123151.469.741.373.426.681.95
33Kevin Millwood33   9105.0629293000168.22201049518491252161.5911.720.962.616.662.55
39Scott Feldman25   685.3028250020151.11611038922567442101.449.601.313.344.411.32
59Josh Rupe25   315.164600010089.19352518465330101.569.400.814.655.361.15
45Jamey Wright34   875.147500017084.1935748535605081.529.960.543.756.431.71
54Matt Harrison22   935.461515110083.210057511231422221.5610.711.293.324.501.35
57Dustin Nippert27   356.38206006071.29252511037551111.7911.501.254.636.881.49
46Luis Mendoza24   388.712511006163.1977461725355061.9413.861.003.575.001.40
50Frank Francisco28   353.145800018563.1472422726835001.166.711.003.7111.863.19
13Kason Gabbard26   234.821212000056.0643630539334011.8410.290.806.275.300.85
35Sidney Ponson31   413.8699100055.2713624316252001.5511.410.482.574.021.56
18Eddie Guardado37   333.675500014449.1382020317281001.126.980.553.125.141.65
36C.J. Wilson27   226.0750000412446.1493531827413021.659.591.575.288.021.52
53Joaquin Benoit30   325.00440008145.0402825635433001.678.001.207.008.601.23
60Warner Madrigal24   024.753110010136.0362219414222001.399.001.003.505.501.57
43Kameron Loe26   103.19140004030.236181138200001.4210.450.872.325.812.50
31Jason Jennings29   058.6766000027.1352726818121011.9611.672.676.004.000.67
37Eric Hurley22   125.4055000024.226151559131011.409.361.803.244.681.44
49Doug Mathis25   216.9584003022.137201731491002.3215.141.235.733.680.64
20Brandon McCarthy24   114.0955000022.020111038100011.278.181.233.274.091.25
54Franklyn German28   132.05170009021.21855013151001.417.360.005.326.141.15
58Wes Littleton25   006.00120004018.018121218140031.449.000.504.007.001.75
35Tommy Hunter21   0216.3633000011.02320204390012.3618.823.272.457.363.00
47A.J. Murray26   103.382200007.212430350001.8813.500.003.385.631.67
55Robinson Tejeda26   009.004000106.05661540001.677.501.507.506.000.80
52Brian Gordon28   002.253000004.04110010001.009.000.000.002.25--
56Bill White29   0020.258000204.079911110004.5015.752.2524.752.250.09
14Kazuo Fukumori31   0020.254000004.011992412003.7524.754.509.002.250.25
51Elizardo Ramirez25   0127.001000002.28991211013.3324.003.006.003.000.50
65Joselo Diaz28   000.001000101.01100121012.009.000.009.0018.002.00
Batting Totals79835.37619162621563614421647967860176625963629701.5810.281.103.906.011.54
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Gerald LairdC887535233587.9866.67
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaC544643451796.9767.02
Max RamirezC128256512.9846.70
Taylor TeagardenC1210067630.9616.57
Adam MelhuseC642182001.0004.29
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Chris Davis1B5140435834152.9978.73
Chris Shelton1B3924724120321.9899.51
Hank Blalock1B3429626213124.9968.36
Frank Catalanotto1B33224215150311.0009.24
Ben Broussard1B2620420222332.9879.88
Jason Botts1B84151227.96411.63
Max Ramirez1B323204051.0009.39
Ramon Vazquez1B1220001.0009.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ian Kinsler2B121106429239018123.9745.77
Joaquin Arias2B302254867219.9834.60
German Duran2B17942422031.0004.40
Ramon Vazquez2B11592015061.0005.34
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ramon Vazquez3B70533301171016.9362.48
Chris Davis3B32276314435.9622.45
Hank Blalock3B31263245446.9512.67
German Duran3B30223134552.9212.34
Travis Metcalf3B19130151816.9712.28
Gerald Laird3B21003001.0002.70
Adam Melhuse3B2612001.0004.50
Chris Shelton3B110000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Michael YoungSS151128919346511113.9844.59
Ramon VazquezSS261382352315.9624.89
German DuranSS21326011.0005.54
Travis MetcalfSS120000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Brandon BoggsLF76579131732.9792.15
David MurphyLF5440486310.9891.98
Marlon ByrdLF31236610001.0002.33
Frank CatalanottoLF2616829010.9671.55
German DuranLF62170001.0003.00
Jason BottsLF41430001.0001.93
Jason EllisonLF21150001.0004.09
Milton BradleyLF1810001.0001.13
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Josh HamiltonCF111912268353.9822.67
Marlon ByrdCF57433149430.9813.18
David MurphyCF1385300001.0003.18
Brandon BoggsCF5940001.0004.00
Jason EllisonCF230000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
David MurphyRF56407107111.9912.39
Marlon ByrdRF3927971330.9612.39
Josh HamiltonRF3428977412.9882.52
Nelson CruzRF3127472121.9732.40
Milton BradleyRF1915742433.9392.64
Brandon BoggsRF31130001.0002.45
Jason EllisonRF31560001.0003.60
German DuranRF2940001.0004.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jamey WrightP7584122121.9433.54
Frank FranciscoP58632110.7500.43
Eddie GuardadoP554905001.0000.92
C.J. WilsonP50464810.9232.35
Josh RupeP4689510021.0001.52
Joaquin BenoitP444534001.0001.40
Warner MadrigalP313643011.0001.75
Kevin MillwoodP2916882421.9411.71
Vicente PadillaP2917192142.8821.58
Scott FeldmanP28151132122.9442.03
Luis MendozaP256371222.9052.71
Dustin NippertP20714510.9001.14
Franklyn GermanP172102001.0000.86
Matt HarrisonP158318001.0000.98
Kameron LoeP14303110.8001.20
Kason GabbardP12565811.9292.09
Wes LittletonP121812011.0001.50
Sidney PonsonP9554520.8181.47
Doug MathisP82222001.0001.64
Bill WhiteP8410001.0002.25
Jason JenningsP6274310.8752.33
Eric HurleyP52401001.0000.38
Brandon McCarthyP52201001.0000.41
Kazuo FukumoriP440000.0000.00
Robinson TejedaP4610001.0001.50
Brian GordonP3411001.0004.50
Tommy HunterP3110110.5000.82
A.J. MurrayP2701011.0001.29
Joselo DiazP110000.0000.00
Elizardo RamirezP120000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Milton BradleyDH97.0000.00
Frank CatalanottoDH18.0000.00
Josh HamiltonDH15.0000.00
Brandon BoggsDH5.0000.00
Gerald LairdDH4.0000.00
Jason BottsDH3.0000.00
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDH3.0000.00
Michael YoungDH3.0000.00
David MurphyDH2.0000.00
Taylor TeagardenDH2.0000.00
Max RamirezDH1.0000.00


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