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1985 Texas RangersSeason Roster
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Tom Grieve played for the 1985 Texas Rangers
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRangers
LocationSt. Petersburg,Florida
Record62-99 (7th in American League West)League Rank13thMLB Rank23rd
ManagerBobby Valentine,Doug RaderGeneral ManagerTom Grieve
CoachesRich Donnelly (First Base Coach), Glenn Ezell (Bullpen Coach), Tom House (Pitching Coach), Art Howe (First Base Coach), Merv Rettenmund (Hitting Coach), Dick Such (Pitching Coach), Wayne Terwilliger (Third Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickBobby Witt (#3)
Attendance1,112,497
Minor League AffiliatesOklahoma City 89ers (AAA) 79-63 ... Tulsa Drillers (AA) 60-76 ... Salem Redbirds (A+) 72-65 ... Burlington Rangers (A) 50-88 ... Gulf Coast Rangers (Rk) 33-29 ...
Years Available1961-2018

Team History -- 1985 Statistics -- 1985 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1985 Texas Rangers.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1985 baseball season.

1985 Texas Rangers Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
2,5Alan BannisterDH-OF5-11 175 R-R 1951-09-03 33Montebello,California MLB1973-19851974-1985Kennedy (La Palma,CA)Arizona St
1973- 1-   1-PHI
 
25Buddy Bell3B6-3 200 R-R 1951-08-27 33Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1969-19891972-1989Archbishop Moeller (Cincinnati,OH)Miami U., Xavier U.
1969-16- 375-CLE
 
40Tommy BoggsP6-2 200 R-R 1955-10-25 29Poughkeepsie,New York MLB1974-19851976-1985Lanier (Austin,TX)
1974- 1-   2-TEX
 
7Glenn BrummerC6-0 200 R-R 1954-11-23 30Olney,Illinois MLB1974-19861981-1985Effingham (Effingham,IL)Lake Land Col
1974-   UDFA-SLN
 
22Steve Buechele3B6-2 190 R-R 1961-09-26 23Lancaster,California MLB1980-19951985-1995Servite (Anaheim,CA)Stanford U.
1982- 5- 122-TEX
 
39Nick CapraOF5-8 165 R-R 1958-03-08 27Denver,Colorado MLB1979-19951982-1991Lincoln (Denver,CO)Oklahoma, Blinn Col, Lamar CC
1979- 3-  69-TEX
 
33Glen CookP5-11 180 R-R 1959-09-08 25Buffalo,New York MLB1981-19871985-1985Tonawanda (Tonawanda,NY)Ithaca Col
1981-24- 604-TEX
 
13Tom DunbarDH-OF6-2 192 L-L 1959-11-24 25Graniteville,South Carolina MLB1980-19911983-1985   Middle Georgia St
1980- 1-  25-TEX
 
23Jose GuzmanP6-3 185 R-R 1963-04-09 22Santa Isabel,Puerto Rico MLB1981-20021985-1994  
1981-   UDFA-TEX
 
11Toby Harrah2B6-0 180 R-R 1948-10-26 36Sissonville,West Virginia MLB1967-19861969-1986Elgin (Marion,OH)
1966-   UDFA-PHI
 
27Greg HarrisP6-0 165 R-R 1955-11-02 29Lynwood,California MLB1975-19951981-1995Los Alamitos (Los Alamitos,CA)Long Beach City Col
1976- 7- 130-NYN
 
45Dwayne HenryP6-3 205 R-R 1962-02-16 23Elkton,Maryland MLB1980-20011984-1995Middletown (Middletown,DE)
1980- 2-  40-TEX
 
46Burt HootonP6-1 210 R-R 1950-02-07 35Greenville,Texas MLB1971-19851971-1985Greenville (Greenville,TX)Texas
1971- 1-   2-CHN
 
49Charlie HoughP6-2 190 R-R 1948-01-05 37Honolulu,Hawaii MLB1966-19941970-1994Hialeah (Hialeah,FL)
1966- 8- 159-LAN
 
44Cliff JohnsonDH6-4 225 R-R 1947-07-22 37San Antonio,Texas MLB1967-19861972-1986Wheatley (San Antonio,TX)
1966- 5-  83-HOU
 
6Bob JonesOF6-2 195 L-L 1949-10-11 35Elkton,Maryland MLB1967-19871974-1986Dawson County (Dawsonville,GA)
1967-36- 665-WS2
 
20Jeff KunkelSS6-2 190 R-R 1962-03-25 23West Palm Beach,Florida MLB1981-19941984-1992Middletown South (Middletown,NJ)Rider U.
1983- 1-   3-TEX
 
16Mike MasonP6-2 205 L-L 1958-11-21 26Faribault,Minnesota MLB1980-19961982-1988Benilde St. Margaret's (St. Louis Park,MN)Oral Roberts U., Normandale CC
1980- 1-  12-TEX
 
0Oddibe McDowellOF5-9 160 L-L 1962-08-25 22Hollywood,Florida MLB1983-19951985-1994McArthur (Hollywood,FL)Arizona St, Miami-Dade Col
1984- 1-  12-TEX
 
31Dale MurrayP6-4 205 R-R 1950-02-02 35Cuero,Texas MLB1970-19851974-1985   Blinn Col
1970-18- 418-MON
 
36Dickie NolesP6-2 190 R-R 1956-11-19 28Charlotte,North Carolina MLB1975-19901979-1990Harding University (Charlotte,NC)
1975- 4-  84-PHI
 
9Pete O'Brien1B6-1 190 L-L 1958-02-09 27Santa Monica,California MLB1978-19931982-1993Carmel (Carmel,CA)Nebraska
1979-15- 381-TEX
 
15Larry ParrishOF6-3 220 R-R 1953-11-10 31Winter Haven,Florida MLB1972-19881974-1988Haines City (Haines City,FL)Seminole St Florida
1972-   UDFA-MON
 
12Geno PetralliC6-1 180 B-R 1959-09-25 25Sacramento,California MLB1978-19941982-1993Kennedy (Sacramento,CA)Sacramento City Col
1978- 3-  53-TOR
 
8Luis PujolsC6-1 195 R-R 1955-11-18 29Santiago,Dom Rep MLB1973-19871977-1985  
1973-   UDFA-HOU
 
30Dave RozemaP6-4 200 R-R 1956-08-05 28Grand Rapids,Michigan MLB1975-19871977-1986Grand Rapids Central (Grand Rapids,MI)Grand Rapids CC
1975- 4-  71-DET
 
40Jeff RussellP6-3 210 R-R 1961-09-02 23Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1980-19961983-1996Wyoming (Cincinnati,OH)
1979- 5- 126-CIN
 
24Dave SchmidtP6-1 185 R-R 1957-04-22 28Niles,Michigan MLB1976-19921981-1992Granada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)UCLA, Los Angeles Valley Col
1979-26- 658-TEX
 
28Bob SebraP6-2 200 R-R 1961-12-11 23Ridgewood,New Jersey MLB1981-19981985-1990Gloucester Catholic (Gloucester,NJ)Nebraska
1983- 5- 109-TEX
 
4Don SlaughtC6-1 190 R-R 1958-09-11 26Long Beach,California MLB1979-19971982-1997Palos Verdes Peninsula (Rollings Hills Estates,CA)UCLA, El Camino Col
1980- 7- 172-KCA
 
1Bill Stein3B-1B5-10 170 R-R 1947-01-21 38Battle Creek,Michigan MLB1969-19851972-1985Cocoa (Cocoa,FL)So.Illinois U.
1969- 4-  92-SLN
 
48Dave StewartP6-2 200 R-R 1957-02-19 28Oakland,California MLB1975-19951978-1995St. Elizabeth (Oakland,CA)
1975-16- 384-LAN
 
44Rick SurhoffP6-2 210 R-R 1962-10-03 22Bronx,New York MLB1982-19891985-1985Rye (Rye,NY)St. Johns River St
1982-20- 321-PHI
 
28Frank TananaP6-3 195 L-L 1953-07-03 31Detroit,Michigan MLB1972-19931973-1993Detroit Catholic Central (Novi,MI)Cal St Fullerton
1971- 1-  13-CAL
 
3Wayne TollesonSS5-9 160 B-R 1955-09-22 29Spartanburg,South Carolina MLB1976-19901981-1990Spartanburg (Spartanburg,SC)Western Carolina U.
1978- 8- 202-TEX
 
17Ellis ValentineOF-DH6-4 207 R-R 1954-07-30 30Helena,Arkansas MLB1972-19851975-1985Crenshaw (Los Angeles,CA)
1972- 2-  29-MON
 
21,59Duane WalkerOF6-0 185 L-L 1957-03-13 28Pasadena,Texas MLB1976-19881982-1988Deer Park (Deer Park,TX)San Jacinto Col
1976- 1-  22-CIN
 
32Gary WardOF6-2 202 R-R 1953-12-06 31Los Angeles,California MLB1973-19901979-1990Compton (Compton,CA)
1972-   UDFA-MIN
 
41Chris WelshP6-2 185 L-L 1955-04-14 30Wilmington,Delaware MLB1976-19911981-1986St. Xavier (Cincinnati,OH)South Florida
1977-21- 536-NYA
 
19Curtis WilkersonSS5-9 158 B-R 1961-04-26 24Petersburg,Virginia MLB1980-19951983-1993Dinwiddie County (Dinwiddie,VA)
1980- 4-  92-TEX
 
29Matt WilliamsP6-1 200 R-R 1959-07-25 25Houston,Texas MLB1980-19861983-1985Brazoswood (Clute,TX)Rice U.
1981- 1-   5-TOR
 
26George WrightOF5-11 180 B-R 1958-12-22 26Oklahoma City,Oklahoma MLB1977-19911982-1986Capitol City (Oklahoma City,OK)South Alabama
1977- 4-  87-TEX
 
38Ricky WrightP6-3 175 L-L 1958-11-22 26Paris,Texas MLB1978-19871982-1986Paris (Paris,TX)Texas
1980- 1-   2-LAN
 
43 Players