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2008 Texas Rangers (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
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
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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: Mark Connor
Pitching Coach: Andy Hawkins
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
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Kazuo FukumoriTEXSEAL 2-5 @SEA000000000000000011st career game
    David MurphyTEXANAW 11-6 @ANA4221000101100000701st career stolen base
    Gerald LairdTEXANAW 10-4 @ANA53400260000000002832 home runs, 6 RBIs, 4 hits
    Milton BradleyTEXTORW 7-5 @TOR31210000051020007035 walks
    Josh HamiltonTEXTORW 7-5 @TOR70420020010000001054 hits
    German DuranTEXTORW 4-1 @TOR300000000030000011st career game
    David MurphyTEXTORW 4-1 @TOR4233001000000000823 Doubles
    German DuranTEXBOSL 3-5 @BOS201000000000020021st career hit
    Ramon VazquezTEXMINW 10-0 vs MIN2111000002100000500500th career game
    Brandon BoggsTEXKCAL 5-9 vs KCA202000000100000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Brandon BoggsTEXKCAW 11-9 vs KCA412001100020000021st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Milton BradleyTEXOAKL 1-3 @OAK40000000004000007174 strikeouts
    German DuranTEXOAKL 1-3 @OAK2110011001000000111st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Ramon VazquezTEXSEAW 5-0 @SEA51410010001000005094 hits
    David MurphyTEXOAKL 6-12 vs OAK51100000004000001054 strikeouts
    Doug MathisTEXSEAW 13-12 vs SEA000000000000000011st career game
    David MurphyTEXSEAL 3-4 vs SEA50420010000000001084 hits
    Josh HamiltonTEXHOUW 16-8 vs HOU54501250010000001322 home runs, 4 runs scored, 5 RBIs, 5 hits
    Ramon VazquezTEXCLEW 13-9 @CLE41330020000000105203 Doubles
    Josh HamiltonTEXTBAW 12-6 @TBA53210150001000001435 RBIs
    Milton BradleyTEXCLEW 12-7 vs CLE32200220020000007422 home runs
    David MurphyTEXCLEW 12-7 vs CLE43410120000001001264 hits
    David MurphyTEXKCAW 11-5 @KCA52300250000000001322 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Scott FeldmanTEXNYNL 1-7 @NYN2010000000100000761st career hit
    Kason GabbardTEXNYNL 2-4 @NYN201000000000000041st career hit
    German DuranTEXATLL 2-5 vs ATL2100000100010001311st career stolen base
    Brandon BoggsTEXWASW 5-3 @WAS4210011101200000401st career stolen base
    Max RamirezTEXWASW 5-3 @WAS300000000020000011st career game
    Eric HurleyTEXHOUL 3-4 @HOU201000000010000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Max RamirezTEXHOUW 3-2 @HOU412001200010000021st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Chris DavisTEXHOUL 2-7 @HOU111000000000000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Chris DavisTEXPHIW 8-7 vs PHI411001200030000021st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Milton BradleyTEXNYAW 2-1 @NYA40000000004000007604 strikeouts
    Ian KinslerTEXNYAW 3-2 @NYA31210003021000003323 stolen bases
    Warner MadrigalTEXNYAL 7-18 @NYA000000000000000011st career game
    Ian KinslerTEXANAL 6-9 vs ANA51420000000000003374 hits
    Michael YoungTEXANAL 10-11 vs ANA714000200010000011494 hits
    Milton BradleyTEXCHAW 12-11 vs CHA5120012000200000770100th career home run
    Taylor TeagardenTEXMINL 0-6 @MIN300000000020000011st career game
    Taylor TeagardenTEXMINW 1-0 @MIN311001100020000021st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Milton BradleyTEXOAKW 14-6 @OAK21100000040010007774 walks
    Ramon VazquezTEXSEAW 11-10 vs SEA50410040001000005634 hits
    Gerald LairdTEXTORW 8-4 vs TOR42200240001000003362 home runs
    Marlon ByrdTEXBALW 15-7 @BAL63410140000000005974 hits
    Ian KinslerTEXBALW 15-7 @BAL63500130000000003655 hits
    Marlon ByrdTEXBOSL 17-19 @BOS64510030000000005984 runs scored, 5 hits
    Travis MetcalfTEXDETW 9-1 vs DET4230023000000000732 home runs
    Joaquin AriasTEXCLEL 7-8 vs CLE4120001100100001101st career stolen base
    Nelson CruzTEXBOSW 15-8 vs BOS43310250011000001572 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Chris DavisTEXBOSW 15-8 vs BOS4321000101000000631st career stolen base
    Chris DavisTEXOAKL 4-7 @OAK4000000000400000704 strikeouts
    Josh HamiltonTEXOAKL 4-7 @OAK50000000004000002344 strikeouts
    Taylor TeagardenTEXDETW 11-8 vs DET4221015000200000125 RBIs
    Brian GordonTEXDETL 4-17 vs DET000000000000000011st career game
    Milton BradleyTEXANAL 13-15 vs ANA51000000004000008084 strikeouts
    Josh HamiltonTEXANAL 13-15 vs ANA51410000000000002384 hits
    Hank BlalockTEXANAL 3-7 vs ANA41420010010010007804 hits
    Nelson CruzTEXANAL 3-7 vs ANA40000000004000001704 strikeouts
    Michael YoungTEXOAKW 14-4 vs OAK424200200100000012134 hits
    Chris DavisTEXANAW 12-1 @ANA5241001000000000784 hits
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Kazuo FukumoriTEXSEAL 2-5 @SEA 0.1233020200526101638%10-01st career game
    Eddie GuardadoTEXMINL 6-12 vs MIN 0.21220100004136746%80041-55800th career game
    Vicente PadillaTEXMINW 10-0 vs MINWSHO970002200134121794265%25675-73Complete game/Shutout
    C.J. WilsonTEXKCAW 11-9 vs KCA 122210000052117481%1465-13Threw 81% strikes
    Frank FranciscoTEXOAKW 6-4 vs OAK 2.1100005000838251366%1196-4Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Doug MathisTEXSEAW 13-12 vs SEAW 1000000000395456%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Vicente PadillaTEXTBAW 12-6 @TBAW 6755241000027112634956%26279-7310 Strikeouts
    Eric HurleyTEXKCAL 5-6 @KCA 66442030012592632968%10-01st career game
    Luis MendozaTEXWASW 13-3 @WASSv 31000031001135241169%101-21st career save
    Eric HurleyTEXPHIW 5-1 vs PHIW 5.251102310023102614160%41-11st career win
    Warner MadrigalTEXNYAL 7-18 @NYAL 0.1566010100727151256%10-11st career game
    Matt HarrisonTEXANAW 3-2 vs ANAW 75220110002697574059%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Frank FranciscoTEXMINL 2-14 @MIN 110000110042620677%1468-5Threw 77% strikes
    Warner MadrigalTEXCHAL 8-10 @CHA 2111115000833221167%70-1Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Frank FranciscoTEXSEAL 5-7 vs SEAL 221110300082620677%1498-6Threw 77% strikes
    Tommy HunterTEXTORW 9-8 vs TOR 58662240002887523560%10-01st career game
    Frank FranciscoTEXKCAW 3-2 @KCASv 1000002000397278%1608-81st career save
    Warner MadrigalTEXSEAW 7-3 @SEASv 1.10000000004139469%240-11st career save
    Brian GordonTEXDETL 4-17 vs DET 11000010004149564%10-01st career game
    Wes LittletonTEXANAW 12-1 @ANA 210000200072620677%805-3Threw 77% strikes
    Frank FranciscoTEXANAW 8-4 @ANA 111000100042117481%1709-8Threw 81% strikes

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