Season Information
Team Name
1978 Texas Rangers
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
87-75 (.537)   GBL: -5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
2 / 7 / 12
Runs For/Against
692 / 632   Diff: +60
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Amos Lewis (2-46)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
15
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1961-2020
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1978 Texas Rangers Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    33Doyle Alexander278P6-3200RR1950-09-04Cordova,AL
    1968-  9- 185-LAN
    MLB1971-19891968-19890.000US
    2Sandy Alomar34152B-SS5-9155BR1943-10-19Salinas,PR
    1960-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1964-19781961-19780.000PR
    39Len Barker223P6-5225RR1955-07-07Fort Knox,KY
    1973-  3-  49-TEX
    MLB1976-19871973-19870.000US
    12Juan Beniquez287OF-DH5-11165RR1950-05-13San Sebastian,PR
    1968-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1971-19881969-19880.000PR
    13Kurt Bevacqua3183B-2B6-1185RR1947-01-23Miami Beach,FL
    1967- 12- 184-CIN
    MLB1971-19851967-19850.000US
    24Bobby Bonds3211OF-DH6-1190RR1946-03-15Riverside,CA
    1964-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1968-19811965-19820.000US
    19Bert Campaneris3615SS-3B5-10160RR1942-03-09Pueblo Nueva,CU
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1964-19831962-19830.000CU
    26Reggie Cleveland3010P6-1195RR1948-05-23Swift Current,SK
    1965-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1969-19811966-19810.000CA
    28Steve Comer241P-2B6-3205BR1954-01-13Minneapolis,MN
    1976-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1978-19841976-19850.000US
    44Danny Darwin221P6-3190RR1955-10-25Bonham,TX
    1976-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1978-19981976-19980.000US
    17Dock Ellis3311P6-3210BR1945-03-11Los Angeles,CA
    1964-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1968-19791964-19790.000US
    9John Ellis29101B-C6-2225RR1948-08-24New London,CT
    1966-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1969-19811967-19810.000US
    23Gary Gray2521B-DH6-0203RR1952-09-21New Orleans,LA
    1974- 18- 408-TEX
    MLB1977-19821974-19840.000US
    6Johnny Grubb297OF-DH6-3188LR1948-08-04Richmond,VA
    1971-  1-  23-SDN
    MLB1972-19871971-19880.000US
    21Mike Hargrove2851B-OF6-0195LL1949-10-26Perryton,TX
    1972- 25- 572-TEX
    MLB1974-19851972-19850.000US
    11Toby Harrah2993B-SS6-0180RR1948-10-26Sissonville,WV
    1966-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1969-19861967-19860.000US
    31Fergie Jenkins3414P6-5210RR1943-12-13Chatham,ON
    1962-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1965-19831962-19830.000CA
    35Mike Jorgensen29101B-OF6-0195LL1948-08-16Passaic,NJ
    1966-  4-  61-NYN
    MLB1968-19851966-19850.000US
    25Paul Lindblad3614P6-1195LL1941-08-09Chanute,KS
    1963-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1965-19781963-19780.000US
    34John Lowenstein319OF-DH6-0175LR1947-01-27Wolf Point,MT
    1968- 18- 402-CLE
    MLB1970-19851968-19850.000US
    43Greg Mahlberg251C-1B5-10180RR1952-08-08Milwaukee,WI
    1973-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1978-19791977-19820.000US
    3Jim Mason278SS-3B6-2190LR1950-08-14Mobile,AL
    1968-  2-  28-WS2
    MLB1971-19791968-19790.000US
    32Jon Matlack288P6-3205LL1950-01-19West Chester,PA
    1967-  1-   4-NYN
    MLB1971-19831967-19830.000US
    42Doc Medich297P6-5227RR1948-12-09Aliquippa,PA
    1970- 30- 700-NYA
    MLB1972-19821970-19820.000US
    16Paul Mirabella241P6-2196LL1954-03-20Belleville,NJ
    1976-  1-  21-TEX
    MLB1978-19901976-19900.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    29Roger Moret289P6-4175BL1949-09-16Guayama,PR
    1968-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1970-19781968-19780.000PR
    4Nelson Norman201SS-2B6-2160BR1958-05-23San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1975-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1978-19871975-19890.000DR
    0Al Oliver3111OF-1B6-0195LL1946-10-14Portsmouth,OH
    1964-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1968-19851965-19850.000US
    18Pat Putnam2421B-DH6-1214LR1953-12-03Bethel,VT
    1975-  1-  22-TEX
    MLB1977-19841975-19850.000US
    7Billy Sample231OF-DH5-9175RR1955-04-02Roanoke,VA
    1976- 10- 228-TEX
    MLB1978-19861976-19860.000US
    10Jim Sundberg275C-OF6-0195RR1951-05-18Galesburg,IL
    1973-  1-   2-TEX
    MLB1974-19891973-19890.000US
    20Bobby Thompson241OF-DH5-11175BR1953-11-03Charlotte,NC
    1972- 19- 436-TEX
    MLB1978-19781977-19780.000US
    40Jim Umbarger254P6-6200LL1953-02-17Burbank,CA
    1974- 16- 362-TEX
    MLB1975-19781975-19830.000US
    15Claudell Washington235OF-DH6-0190LL1954-08-31Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1974-19901973-19900.000US
    15LaRue Washington2412B-SS6-0170RR1953-09-07Long Beach,CA
    1975- 23- 540-TEX
    MLB1978-19791977-19810.000US
    1Bump Wills2522B-DH5-9177BR1952-07-27Washington,DC
    1975-  1-   6-TEX
    MLB1977-19821975-19820.000US
    22Richie Zisk298OF-DH6-1208RR1949-02-06Brooklyn,NY
    1967-  3-  56-PIT
    MLB1971-19831967-19830.000US
    37 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system