Season Information
Team Name
1997 Texas Rangers
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
77-85 (.475)   GBL: -13
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 10 / 19
Runs For/Against
807 / 823   Diff: -16
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Jason Romano (1-39)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
7
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
5
Years Active
1961-2020
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1997 Texas Rangers Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    48Jose Alberro283P6-2190RR1969-06-29San Juan,PR
    1991-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1995-19971991-20060.000PR
    58Scott Bailes348P6-2171LL1962-12-18Chillicothe,OH
    1982-  4-  71-PIT
    MLB1986-19981982-19980.000US
    6Kevin Brown242C-1B6-2215RR1973-04-21Valparaiso,IN
    1994-  2-  56-TEX
    MLB1996-20021994-20030.000US
    2Damon Buford275OF-CF5-10180RR1970-06-12Baltimore,MD
    1990- 10- 283-BAL
    MLB1993-20011988-20030.000US
    33John Burkett329P6-3215RR1964-11-28New Brighton,PA
    1983-  6- 148-SFN
    MLB1987-20031983-20030.000US
    1Domingo Cedeno285SS-2B6-0170BR1968-11-04La Romana,DR
    1987-  0-   0-TOR
    MLB1993-19991989-20010.000DR
    46Terry Clark366P-OF6-2190RR1960-10-10Los Angeles,CA
    1979- 23- 575-SLN
    MLB1988-19971979-19990.000US
    22Will Clark33121B-DH6-1200LL1964-03-13New Orleans,LA
    1985-  1-   2-SFN
    MLB1986-20001984-20000.000US
    24Mike Devereaux3411OF-RF6-0195RR1963-04-10Casper,WY
    1985-  5- 116-LAN
    MLB1987-19981985-19980.000US
    14Alex Diaz286OF-SS5-11180BR1968-10-05Brooklyn,NY
    1986-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB1992-19991987-20030.000US
    52Bryan Eversgerd283P-OF6-1190RL1969-02-11Centralia,IL
    1989-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1994-19981989-20000.000US
    30Hanley Frias231SS-2B6-0165BR1973-12-05Villa Altagracia,DR
    1990-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1997-20001992-20020.000DR
    23Benji Gil244SS-2B6-2210RR1972-10-06Tijuana,MX
    1991-  1-  19-TEX
    MLB1993-20031991-20120.000MX
    19Juan Gonzalez279OF-RF6-3220RR1969-10-16Vega Baja,PR
    1986-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1989-20051986-20050.000PR
    24Tom Goodwin287OF-CF6-1175LR1968-07-27Fresno,CA
    1989-  1-  22-LAN
    MLB1991-20041989-20050.000US
    29Rusty Greer284LF-OF6-0195LL1969-01-21Fort Rucker,AL
    1990- 10- 279-TEX
    MLB1994-20021990-20020.000US
    53Eric Gunderson317P6-0190RL1966-03-29Portland,OR
    1987-  2-  48-SFN
    MLB1990-20001987-20010.000US
    32Rick Helling264P6-3220RR1970-12-15Devils Lake,ND
    1992-  1-  22-TEX
    MLB1994-20061992-20060.000US
    55Wilson Heredia252P6-0175RR1972-03-30La Romana,DR
    1990-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1995-19971991-20000.000DR
    31Xavier Hernandez319P6-2195RR1965-08-16Port Arthur,TX
    1986-  4- 107-TOR
    MLB1989-19981986-19980.000US
    44Ken Hill3110P6-2215RR1965-12-14Lynn,MA
    1985-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1988-20011985-20010.000US
    13Jim Leyritz338C-DH6-0195RR1963-12-27Lakewood,OH
    1985-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1990-20001986-20030.000US
    3Mark McLemore32122B-OF5-11207BR1964-10-04San Diego,CA
    1982-  9- 218-CAL
    MLB1986-20041982-20040.000US
    10Henry Mercedes275C-3B6-1210RR1969-07-23Santo Domingo,DR
    1987-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1992-19971988-20030.000DR
    45Eric Moody261P6-6185RR1971-01-06Greenville,SC
    1993- 24- 675-TEX
    MLB1997-19971993-20010.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    21Warren Newson327OF-RF5-7200LL1964-07-03Newnan,GA
    1986-  4-  90-SDN
    MLB1991-19981986-20030.000US
    28Darren Oliver265P6-2210RL1970-10-06Kansas City,MO
    1988-  3-  63-TEX
    MLB1993-20131988-20130.000US
    16Dean Palmer2883B-DH6-1210RR1968-12-27Tallahassee,FL
    1986-  3-  59-TEX
    MLB1989-20031986-20030.000US
    56Danny Patterson262P6-0225RR1971-02-17San Gabriel,CA
    1989- 47-1199-TEX
    MLB1996-20041990-20050.000US
    59Roger Pavlik296P6-2220RR1967-10-04Houston,TX
    1986-  2-  32-TEX
    MLB1992-19981987-19980.000US
    9Billy Ripken32112B-SS6-1190RR1964-12-16Havre de Grace,MD
    1982- 11- 286-BAL
    MLB1987-19981982-19980.000US
    7Ivan Rodriguez257C-DH5-9205RR1971-11-30Vega Baja,PR
    1988-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1991-20111989-20110.000PR
    37Marc Sagmoen261OF-1B5-11185LL1971-04-16Seattle,WA
    1993- 13- 367-TEX
    MLB1997-19971993-20010.000US
    60Julio Santana231P6-0185RR1974-01-20San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1990-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1997-20061993-20120.000DR
    14Dave Silvestri296SS-3B6-0196RR1967-09-29St. Louis,MO
    1988-  2-  52-HOU
    MLB1992-19991989-19990.000US
    18Mike Simms3071B-OF6-4230RR1967-01-12Whittier,CA
    1985-  6- 144-HOU
    MLB1990-19991985-19990.000US
    11Lee Stevens2951B-OF6-4235LL1967-07-10Kansas City,MO
    1986-  1-  22-CAL
    MLB1990-20021986-20030.000US
    47Tanyon Sturtze263P-OF6-5205RR1970-10-12Worcester,MA
    1990- 23- 636-OAK
    MLB1995-20081990-20090.000US
    4Fernando Tatis2213B-LF5-10175RR1975-01-01San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1992-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB1997-20101994-20140.000DR
    15Mickey Tettleton3614C-DH6-2212BR1960-09-16Oklahoma City,OK
    1981-  5- 118-OAK
    MLB1984-19971981-19970.000US
    52Ed Vosberg356P6-1210LL1961-09-28Tucson,AZ
    1983-  3-  64-SDN
    MLB1986-20021983-20070.000US
    35John Wetteland309P6-2215RR1966-08-21San Mateo,CA
    1985-  2-  39-LAN
    MLB1989-20001985-20000.000US
    27Matt Whiteside296P6-0200RR1967-08-08Charleston,MO
    1990- 25- 678-TEX
    MLB1992-20051990-20060.000US
    36Bobby Witt3312P6-2205RR1964-05-11Arlington,VA
    1985-  1-   3-TEX
    MLB1986-20011984-20010.000US
    44 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