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1978 Texas Rangers (MLB)

+ American League
Nickname:
W-L Record: 87-75 .537
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 692-632 + 60
Manager(s): Billy Hunter, Pat Corrales
General Manager: Dan O'Brien, Eddie Robinson
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 1,447,963 15/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Amos Lewis (#46) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jimmie Schaffer
Assistant Coach: Sid Hudson
Assistant Coach: Connie Ryan
First Base Coach: Fred Koenig
Third Base Coach: Pat Corrales

#1 Draft Picks

Jon Matlack (#4)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9270.568--
8775.5375.0
8775.5375.0
7389.45119.0
7190.44120.5
6993.42623.0
56104.35035.0
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1Bump Wills2B2553978135
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4
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9
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5752146391439411.250.331.347678.096.284.2841.4459.9187619
0Al OliverOF3152565170
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35
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5
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14
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8989314126197.324.358.490848.166.223.3261.3237.5257568
10Jim SundbergC2751854144
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6
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58256470363418.278.358.380738.102.220.3091.0986.3197592
22Richie ZiskOF-DH2951168134
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22
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85335876374514.262.338.432770.170.284.2681.3123.2221581
21Mike Hargrove1B2849463124
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1
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7
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402510747782611.251.388.346734.095.306.2620.4470.6171616
24Bobby BondsOF3247585126
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15
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4
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29
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82372069110262712.265.356.497853.232.413.2831.5916.4236555
12Juan BeniquezOF2847361123
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50101220593110410.260.292.378670.118.156.2752.9543.0179510
11Toby Harrah3B-SS2945056103
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59318836623938.229.349.360709.131.367.2430.8037.5162547
19Bert CampanerisSS362693050
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172242036202536.186.245.238483.052.193.2091.80269.064319
13Kurt Bevacqua3B312482155
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3012183100238.222.271.343614.121.190.2291.7241.385271
34John Lowenstein3B-DH311762839
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21163372922202.222.363.386749.165.449.2390.7835.268217
20Bobby ThompsonOF241202327
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127292621230.225.284.350634.125.242.2632.8960.042136
3Jim MasonSS271051020
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0030051700602.190.227.229456.038.086.2273.40--24116
35Mike Jorgensen1B29972019
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931181001213.196.319.258577.062.268.2070.5697.025118
9John EllisC2994723
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170162000130.245.282.383665.138.191.2703.3331.336104
23Gary GrayDH2550412
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61011200001.240.255.380635.140.180.27812.0025.01951
18Pat PutnamDH244647
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2002501100.152.188.239427.087.130.1502.5046.01149
15Claudell WashingtonOF-DH234217
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00020111200001.167.186.167353.000.000.23312.00--743
4Nelson NormanSS203419
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001000500101.265.265.324589.059.059.310----1135
6Johnny GrubbOF2933813
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61111500000.394.545.5761121.182.515.4440.4533.01944
2Sandy Alomar1B-2B342936
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001001700100.207.233.241474.034.069.2737.00--731
7Billy SampleDH-OF231527
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003000300000.467.467.6001067.133.133.583----915
15LaRue Washington2B243000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
43Greg MahlbergC251000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
Batting Totals176453476921353216361326501969162477932458355115.253.328.381709.128.264.2721.2540.520376109
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
32Jon Matlack2815132.27353318221270252936814511578041.128.400.471.705.233.08
31Fergie Jenkins341883.04343016430249228928421411572131.088.240.761.485.673.83
33Doyle Alexander279103.863128713019119884821871814011.419.330.853.353.821.14
42Doc Medich29983.742822623217116678711052715031.278.740.532.743.741.37
17Dock Ellis33974.212222300014113181661546453021.268.360.962.942.870.98
28Steve Comer241152.313011321411171073630537652011.238.230.382.855.001.76
40Jim Umbarger25584.8732910111971165853936602021.5510.650.833.315.511.67
26Reggie Cleveland30573.0853000411275653326523461131.167.700.592.725.452.00
39Len Barker22154.852900015452633128629336021.7710.901.045.025.711.14
25Paul Lindblad36113.60180009239411616215252021.409.230.453.385.631.67
16Paul Mirabella24325.79104003128301818217230101.689.640.645.467.391.35
29Roger Moret28014.807200211423881250011.6713.800.601.203.002.50
44Danny Darwin22104.00310020811440180001.3311.000.001.008.008.00
Pitching Totals87753.4233216254111082514561431632554108421776353241.278.850.672.604.801.84
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jim SundbergC14876991314.9970.00
John EllisC22811041.9580.00
Greg MahlbergC120001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Mike Hargrove1B14012211161790.9870.00
Mike Jorgensen1B7829931223.9940.00
Sandy Alomar1B935414.9750.00
Pat Putnam1B4151011.0000.00
Kurt Bevacqua1B1110011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bump Wills2B1563505261784.9810.00
Kurt Bevacqua2B13312934.9520.00
Sandy Alomar2B661312.9500.00
LaRue Washington2B205021.0000.00
Jim Mason2B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Toby Harrah3B9154167815.9650.00
Kurt Bevacqua3B492087157.8770.00
John Lowenstein3B25224152.9260.00
Jim Mason3B1161322.9050.00
Nelson Norman3B624011.0000.00
Sandy Alomar3B332001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bert CampanerisSS891512632044.9540.00
Toby HarrahSS4975163325.9880.00
Jim MasonSS424179812.9370.00
Nelson NormanSS18144617.9840.00
Sandy AlomarSS212011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Juan BeniquezOF126309891.9720.00
Bobby BondsOF1112131375.9700.00
Al OliverOF107219831.9870.00
Richie ZiskOF90155620.9880.00
Bobby ThompsonOF52109120.9820.00
John LowensteinOF1612110.9290.00
Johnny GrubbOF13142011.0000.00
Mike JorgensenOF9180001.0000.00
Claudell WashingtonOF711010.9170.00
Billy SampleOF20000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Reggie ClevelandP537531310.9411.91
Jon MatlackP35270174252.9221.97
Fergie JenkinsP34249293714.9852.39
Jim UmbargerP329712120.9172.04
Doyle AlexanderP31191173641.9302.50
Steve ComerP3011782010.9662.15
Len BarkerP29522911.9171.90
Doc MedichP28171113112.9772.21
Dock EllisP22141112222.9432.10
Paul LindbladP183905011.0001.15
Paul MirabellaP102803001.0000.96
Roger MoretP71411001.0001.27
Danny DarwinP380000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Richie ZiskDH49.0000.00
Al OliverDH26.0000.00
John LowensteinDH21.0000.00
Bobby BondsDH18.0000.00
Kurt BevacquaDH16.0000.00
Pat PutnamDH12.0000.00
Gary GrayDH11.0000.00
John EllisDH7.0000.00
Bert CampanerisDH4.0000.00
Mike HargroveDH4.0000.00
Claudell WashingtonDH4.0000.00
Sandy AlomarDH3.0000.00
Johnny GrubbDH3.0000.00
Billy SampleDH3.0000.00
Bobby ThompsonDH3.0000.00
Mike JorgensenDH1.0000.00
Jim MasonDH1.0000.00
Jim SundbergDH1.0000.00
LaRue WashingtonDH1.0000.00


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