Update:   Expansion Drafts History -  All historical picks for the 6 expansion drafts between 1960 and 1997.


+    Level: MLB
Location:  Arlington,TX
Team Record:  91-72   .558
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Ron Washington
General Manager:   Jon Daniels
Stadium:  Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Attendance:  3,178,273
Payroll:  $127,197,575
Playoffs:  -

Texas Rangers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Derek Lowe (40)
Youngest Player:  Jurickson Profar (20)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Adrian Beltre (4)
Top Pitcher:  Yu Darvish (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Alex Gonzalez (#23)

Roster Continuity:  
Top Prospect:   Jurickson Profar
American League Standings
LA Angels7884.48118.0

Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Elvis AndrusTexas Rangers201220143$ 14,400,000$ 4.80mAvoided Arbitration
Adrian BeltreTexas Rangers201120155$ 80,000,000$ 16.00mOption year for 2016
Lance BerkmanTexas Rangers201320131$ 10,000,000 Club option for 2014
Nelson CruzTexas Rangers201220132$ 16,000,000$ 8.00mAvoided Arbitration
Yu DarvishTexas Rangers201220176$ 56,000,000$ 9.33m
Neftali FelizTexas Rangers201320131$ 2,900,000 Avoiding arbitration
Jason FrasorTexas Rangers201320131$ 1,500,000 
Matt GarzaChicago Cubs201320131$ 10,250,000 Avoiding arbitration
Matt HarrisonTexas Rangers201320175$ 55,000,000$ 11.00mAvoiding arbitration. Club/vesting option for 2018
Derek HollandTexas Rangers201220165$ 28,500,000$ 5.70mClub options for 2017-2018. Replaced prior contract
Ian KinslerTexas Rangers201320175$ 75,000,000$ 15.00mExtension. Club option for 2018
Derek LoweNew York Yankees201320131$ 0 
Leonys MartinTexas Rangers201120155$ 15,500,000$ 3.10m$5m signing bonus
Chris McGuinessCleveland Indians201320131$ 0 
David MurphyTexas Rangers201320131$ 5,775,000 Avoiding arbitration
Joe NathanTexas Rangers201220132$ 14,750,000$ 7.38mClub option for 2014
A.J. PierzynskiTexas Rangers201320131$ 7,500,000 
Alex RiosToronto Blue Jays200820147$ 69,834,999$ 9.98mClub option for 2015 ($13.5m with $1m buyout)
Adam RosalesOakland Athletics201320131$ 0 
Joakim SoriaTexas Rangers201320142$ 8,000,000$ 4.00m
Joakim SoriaTexas Rangers201320142$ 8,000,000$ 4.00mOption year for 2015
Geovany SotoTexas Rangers201320131$ 3,000,000 
Geovany SotoTexas Rangers201320131$ 3,000,000 

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