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1978 TEXAS RANGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Arlington,TX
Team Record:  87-75   .537
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Billy Hunter, Pat Corrales
General Manager:   Dan O'Brien
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Attendance:  1,447,963
Playoffs:  -

Texas Rangers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Paul Lindblad (36)
Youngest Player:  Nelson Norman (20)
Longest Tenure:  Toby Harrah (7)
Top Hitter:  Bobby Bonds (9)
Top Pitcher:  Fergie Jenkins (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Amos Lewis (#46)

Roster Continuity:  56.67%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9270.568--
Texas8775.5375.0
California8775.5375.0
Minnesota7389.45119.0
Chi White Sox7190.44120.5
Oakland6993.42623.0
Seattle56104.35035.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-04-08vs NYA1W  2-11-0240,078 Jon MatlackRon GuidryJon MatlackRich Gossage 211
1978-04-09vs NYA2L  1-71-1520,243 Doyle AlexanderEd FigueroaEd FigueroaDoyle Alexander 38-5
1978-04-10vs NYA3W  5-22-1414,299 Dock EllisDick TidrowDock EllisDick TidrowRoger Moret810-2
1978-04-11vs DET4L  2-62-2613,764 Doc MedichDave RozemaDave RozemaDoc Medich 1016-6
1978-04-12vs DET5L  2-32-3626,049 Jon MatlackMark FidrychMark FidrychJon Matlack 1219-7
1978-04-14@ BOS6L  4-52-4634,747Doyle AlexanderDennis EckersleyDick DragoLen Barker 1624-8
1978-04-15@ BOS7L  4-122-5618,624Dock EllisBill LeeBill LeeDock Ellis 2036-16
1978-04-16@ BOS8L  6-82-6722,168Doc MedichAllen RipleyBob StanleyJim UmbargerTom Burgmeier2644-18
1978-04-17@ CLE9L  0-62-773,713Jon MatlackRick WaitsRick WaitsJon Matlack 2650-24
1978-04-22@ DET10L  6-72-8722,054Doyle AlexanderJack MorrisJohn HillerFergie Jenkins 3257-25
1978-04-23@ DET11L  6-93-970Jon MatlackJim SlatonJim SlatonJon MatlackSteve Foucault3866-28
1978-04-23@ DET12W  2-13-9720,615Jim UmbargerDave RozemaLen BarkerJim Crawford 4067-27
1978-04-24vs KCA13L  6-83-10715,530 Dock EllisJim ColbornDoug BirdReggie Cleveland 4675-29
1978-04-25vs KCA14W  4-14-10714,154 Fergie JenkinsDennis LeonardFergie JenkinsDennis Leonard 5076-26
1978-04-26vs CLE15W  3-05-1059,915 Doyle AlexanderRick WiseDoyle AlexanderRick Wise 5376-23
1978-04-27vs CLE16W  3-16-10511,133 Jon MatlackRick WaitsJon MatlackRick WaitsLen Barker5677-21
1978-04-28vs BOS17W  5-47-10429,731 Jim UmbargerLuis TiantReggie ClevelandBill Campbell 6181-20
1978-04-29vs BOS18W  4-18-10434,101 Dock EllisDennis EckersleyDock EllisDennis Eckersley 6582-17
1978-04-30vs BOS19W  2-19-10422,554 Fergie JenkinsBill LeeFergie JenkinsBill Campbell 6783-16
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-05-03@ BAL20W  2-110-1046,118Doyle AlexanderJim PalmerDoyle AlexanderDon Stanhouse 6984-15
1978-05-05@ NYA21L  2-510-11417,285Jon MatlackRon GuidryRon GuidryJon MatlackRich Gossage7189-18
1978-05-06@ NYA22W  9-511-11419,788Jim UmbargerDick TidrowJim UmbargerDick Tidrow 8094-14
1978-05-07@ NYA23L  2-311-12453,829Dock EllisJim BeattieRich GossageLen Barker 8297-15
1978-05-09@ MIL24W  7-112-1244,790Fergie JenkinsMike CaldwellFergie JenkinsMike Caldwell 8998-9
1978-05-10@ MIL25W  4-313-1246,528Doyle AlexanderLary SorensenDoyle AlexanderLary SorensenReggie Cleveland93101-8
1978-05-12vs BAL26W  9-314-12430,803 Jon MatlackJim PalmerJon MatlackJim Palmer 102104-2
1978-05-13vs BAL27L  1-514-13432,700 Jim UmbargerScott McGregorScott McGregorJim Umbarger 103109-6
1978-05-14vs BAL28L  2-314-14416,440 Dock EllisMike FlanaganJohn FlinnDock EllisDon Stanhouse105112-7
1978-05-15vs MIL29W  8-615-14411,622 Fergie JenkinsBill TraversFergie JenkinsBill TraversReggie Cleveland113118-5
1978-05-16vs MIL30L  3-415-15411,351 Doyle AlexanderLary SorensenLary SorensenDoyle Alexander 116122-6
1978-05-17vs OAK31W  4-316-15415,635 Jon MatlackJohn Henry JohnsonJon MatlackJohn Henry Johnson 120125-5
1978-05-18vs OAK32W  6-417-15421,257 Jim UmbargerMatt KeoughJim UmbargerMatt KeoughReggie Cleveland126129-3
1978-05-19@ SEA33L  5-618-1640Dock EllisDick PoleTom HouseSteve Comer 131135-4
1978-05-19@ SEA34W  4-218-1648,933Doc MedichPaul MitchellDoc MedichPaul MitchellPaul Lindblad135137-2
1978-05-20@ SEA35L  3-718-17434,835Fergie JenkinsGlenn AbbottShane RawleyFergie JenkinsEnrique Romo138144-6
1978-05-21@ SEA36W  5-419-17428,689Doyle AlexanderByron McLaughlinDoyle AlexanderEnrique RomoReggie Cleveland143148-5
1978-05-22@ MIN37L  0-219-1846,108Jon MatlackGeoff ZahnGeoff ZahnJon MatlackMike Marshall143150-7
1978-05-23@ MIN38L  2-519-1946,791Jim UmbargerRoger EricksonRoger EricksonJim Umbarger 145155-10
1978-05-24@ MIN39W  3-220-1947,598Dock EllisPaul ThormodsgardPaul LindbladMike MarshallDoc Medich148157-9
1978-05-25@ MIN40W  7-121-1947,644Fergie JenkinsGary SerumFergie JenkinsGary Serum 155158-3
1978-05-26vs SEA41L  4-621-20417,490 Doyle AlexanderByron McLaughlinShane RawleyDoyle AlexanderEnrique Romo159164-5
1978-05-27vs SEA42W  3-222-20423,019 Jon MatlackTom HouseJon MatlackTom HouseReggie Cleveland162166-4
1978-05-29vs MIN43W  7-123-2140 Dock EllisGary SerumDock EllisGary Serum 1691672
1978-05-29vs MIN44L  2-723-21428,317 Jim UmbargerRoger EricksonRoger EricksonJim UmbargerMike Marshall171174-3
1978-05-30vs MIN45L  0-223-22412,718 Fergie JenkinsGeoff ZahnGeoff ZahnFergie JenkinsMike Marshall171176-5
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-06-01vs MIN46W  10-724-22416,084 Doyle AlexanderPaul ThormodsgardSteve ComerMike Marshall 181183-2
1978-06-02@ TOR47L  1-324-23425,273Jon MatlackJesse JeffersonJesse JeffersonJon Matlack 182186-4
1978-06-03@ TOR48L  3-424-24432,021Jim UmbargerTom UnderwoodTom UnderwoodJim UmbargerTom Murphy185190-5
1978-06-04@ TOR49W  9-525-24428,374Dock EllisDave LemanczykDock EllisDave LemanczykSteve Comer194195-1
1978-06-06vs KCA50W  2-126-24323,880 Fergie JenkinsDennis LeonardFergie JenkinsDennis Leonard 1961960
1978-06-08vs KCA51W  5-428-2420 Doyle AlexanderAndy HasslerDoyle AlexanderAndy HasslerReggie Cleveland2012001
1978-06-08vs KCA52W  3-228-24232,886 Jon MatlackRich GaleSteve ComerAl Hrabosky 2042022
1978-06-09vs CHA53L  3-428-25217,511 Doc MedichPablo TorrealbaRon SchuelerDoc MedichLerrin LaGrow2072061
1978-06-10vs CHA54W  4-329-25227,735 Dock EllisSteve StoneDock EllisSteve Stone 2112092
1978-06-11vs CHA55L  1-229-26222,861 Roger MoretFrancisco BarriosFrancisco BarriosReggie ClevelandLerrin LaGrow2122111
1978-06-12@ KCA56W  6-530-26238,146Fergie JenkinsDoug BirdSteve ComerSteve MingoriPaul Lindblad2182162
1978-06-13@ KCA57L  0-530-27222,103Doyle AlexanderRich GaleRich GaleDoyle Alexander 218221-3
1978-06-14@ CHA58L  1-430-28322,489Jon MatlackRon SchuelerRon SchuelerJon MatlackJim Willoughby219225-6
1978-06-15@ CHA59L  1-330-29327,740Doc MedichSteve StoneSteve StoneDoc MedichLerrin LaGrow220228-8
1978-06-16vs TOR60L  3-830-3140 Dock EllisTom UnderwoodTom UnderwoodDock Ellis 223236-13
1978-06-16vs TOR61L  2-530-31420,660 Roger MoretJesse JeffersonJesse JeffersonRoger MoretTom Murphy225241-16
1978-06-17vs TOR62W  13-231-31430,033 Fergie JenkinsJim ClancyFergie JenkinsJim Clancy 238243-5
1978-06-18vs TOR63W  3-232-31324,645 Doyle AlexanderBalor MooreReggie ClevelandTom Murphy 241245-4
1978-06-19vs OAK64L  1-232-32417,029 Jon MatlackSteve RenkoSteve RenkoJon MatlackElias Sosa242247-5
1978-06-20vs OAK65W  5-433-32317,394 Doc MedichMatt KeoughJim UmbargerDave Heaverlo 247251-4
1978-06-22vs OAK66W  8-234-32320,599 Dock EllisMike MorganDock EllisMike Morgan 2552532
1978-06-23vs CAL67W  7-036-3220 Fergie JenkinsChris KnappFergie JenkinsChris Knapp 2622539
1978-06-23vs CAL68W  8-436-32227,816 Doyle AlexanderTom GriffinDoyle AlexanderTom GriffinReggie Cleveland27025713
1978-06-24vs CAL69W  3-037-32230,574 Jon MatlackDave FrostJon MatlackDave Frost 27325716
1978-06-25vs CAL70W  7-038-32122,821 Doc MedichDon AaseDoc MedichDon Aase 28025723
1978-06-27@ OAK71W  3-139-3213,619Dock EllisRick LangfordDock EllisRick LangfordReggie Cleveland28325825
1978-06-28@ OAK72L  1-239-3312,346Doyle AlexanderSteve RenkoPete BrobergLen Barker 28426024
1978-06-29@ OAK73L  7-839-3413,380Fergie JenkinsTim ConroyDave HeaverloPaul Lindblad 29126823
1978-06-30@ CAL74L  2-439-35121,654Jim UmbargerDon AaseDon AaseJim UmbargerDave LaRoche29327221
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-07-01@ CAL75W  6-340-35141,632Doc MedichFrank TananaDoc MedichFrank TananaJon Matlack29927524
1978-07-02@ CAL76L  3-440-36119,236Dock EllisKen BrettDyar MillerSteve Comer 30227923
1978-07-03@ CHA77L  6-740-37242,231Doyle AlexanderKen KravecJim WilloughbyReggie Cleveland 30828622
1978-07-04@ CHA78L  1-240-38318,585Fergie JenkinsRon SchuelerMike ProlyFergie Jenkins 30928821
1978-07-05vs NYA79W  3-241-38237,702 Jon MatlackDon GullettJon MatlackDon Gullett 31229022
1978-07-06vs NYA80L  2-741-39337,930 Doc MedichDick TidrowDick TidrowDoc Medich 31429717
1978-07-07vs DET81L  7-1241-40321,069 Dock EllisDave RozemaDave RozemaDock Ellis 32130912
1978-07-08vs DET82L  1-541-41422,993 Doyle AlexanderMilt WilcoxMilt WilcoxDoyle Alexander 3223148
1978-07-09vs DET83W  4-342-41315,770 Fergie JenkinsSteve BakerJim UmbargerJim Slaton 3263179
1978-07-13@ BOS84W  12-743-41333,995Dock EllisLuis TiantDock EllisLuis Tiant 33832414
1978-07-14@ BOS85W  4-344-41332,899Fergie JenkinsMike TorrezFergie JenkinsMike TorrezReggie Cleveland34232715
1978-07-15@ BAL86L  7-845-4230Doyle AlexanderDennis MartinezTippy MartinezLen Barker 34933514
1978-07-15@ BAL87W  11-145-42322,353Doc MedichJim PalmerDoc MedichJim Palmer 36033624
1978-07-16@ BAL88L  1-245-43311,839Jon MatlackJoe KerriganDon StanhouseReggie Cleveland 36133823
1978-07-17@ BAL89W  2-046-43311,676Steve ComerMike FlanaganReggie ClevelandMike Flanagan 36333825
1978-07-18@ BAL90L  1-546-44410,832Dock EllisScott McGregorScott McGregorDock Ellis 36434321
1978-07-19@ KCA91L  4-1146-45428,420Fergie JenkinsRich GaleRich GaleFergie Jenkins 36835414
1978-07-20@ KCA92L  1-246-46426,620Doyle AlexanderDennis LeonardDennis LeonardDoyle Alexander 36935613
1978-07-21vs MIL93L  3-446-47428,419 Doc MedichBill TraversBill TraversDoc MedichBob McClure37236012
1978-07-22vs MIL94L  1-246-48430,354 Jon MatlackMike CaldwellMike CaldwellReggie Cleveland 37336211
1978-07-23vs MIL95L  8-1746-49411,615 Steve ComerJerry AugustineAndy ReplogleSteve Comer 3813792
1978-07-24vs BAL96L  6-1046-50411,732 Fergie JenkinsDennis MartinezDon StanhouseFergie JenkinsScott McGregor387389-2
1978-07-25vs BAL97L  6-746-51412,686 Doyle AlexanderJoe KerriganJoe KerriganDoyle AlexanderTippy Martinez393396-3
1978-07-26vs BOS98W  2-047-51421,671 Doc MedichDennis EckersleyDoc MedichDennis Eckersley 395396-1
1978-07-27vs BOS99W  3-148-51429,684 Jon MatlackLuis TiantJon MatlackLuis Tiant 3983971
1978-07-28@ CHA100W  9-549-51430,943Paul MirabellaRon SchuelerPaul MirabellaRon Schueler 4074025
1978-07-29@ CHA101L  2-649-52427,662Fergie JenkinsSteve StoneSteve StoneFergie Jenkins 4094081
1978-07-30@ CHA102L  4-549-5440Steve ComerWilbur WoodLerrin LaGrowReggie Cleveland 4134130
1978-07-30@ CHA103L  2-449-54425,704Doyle AlexanderFrancisco BarriosFrancisco BarriosDoyle AlexanderJim Willoughby415417-2
1978-07-31@ NYA104L  1-649-55415,419Doc MedichEd FigueroaEd FigueroaDoc Medich 416423-7
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-08-01@ NYA105L  1-849-56418,485Jon MatlackCatfish HunterCatfish HunterJon Matlack 417431-14
1978-08-04vs CLE106W  8-050-56420,307 Fergie JenkinsRick WiseFergie JenkinsRick Wise 425431-6
1978-08-05vs CLE107W  4-351-56415,376 Doyle AlexanderMike PaxtonSteve ComerJim Kern 429434-5
1978-08-06vs CLE108W  3-252-56415,004 Jon MatlackRick WaitsJon MatlackRick Waits 432436-4
1978-08-08@ DET109W  9-453-56420,951Paul MirabellaDave RozemaPaul MirabellaDave RozemaDoc Medich4414401
1978-08-09@ DET110L  2-553-57430,167Fergie JenkinsKip YoungKip YoungJim Umbarger 443445-2
1978-08-11@ CLE111W  8-254-57419,085Jon MatlackRick WaitsJon MatlackRick Waits 4514474
1978-08-12@ CLE112W  6-155-57413,783Doyle AlexanderDavid ClydeDoyle AlexanderDavid Clyde 4574489
1978-08-13@ CLE113W  3-257-5740Doc MedichDave FreislebenDoc MedichDave FreislebenReggie Cleveland46045010
1978-08-13@ CLE114W  6-557-57414,137Paul MirabellaRick WiseSteve ComerRick WiseLen Barker46645511
1978-08-14vs CHA115W  4-358-57316,270 Fergie JenkinsFrancisco BarriosFergie JenkinsFrancisco Barrios 47045812
1978-08-15vs CHA116W  1-059-57318,665 Jon MatlackSteve StoneJon MatlackSteve Stone 47145813
1978-08-16vs CHA117L  2-659-58316,193 Doyle AlexanderRoss BaumgartenRoss BaumgartenDoyle AlexanderLerrin LaGrow4734649
1978-08-17vs CHA118L  2-459-59317,158 Paul MirabellaKen KravecKen KravecPaul MirabellaLerrin LaGrow4754687
1978-08-18@ KCA119W  4-360-59340,112Doc MedichRich GaleDoc MedichRich Gale 4794718
1978-08-19@ KCA120L  0-360-60337,604Fergie JenkinsDennis LeonardDennis LeonardFergie Jenkins 4794745
1978-08-20@ KCA121L  1-260-61338,423Jon MatlackPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffJon Matlack 4804764
1978-08-21@ TOR122L  6-860-62316,001Dock EllisBalor MooreTom MurphyJim Umbarger 4864842
1978-08-22@ TOR123L  1-360-63317,492Doc MedichJim ClancyJim ClancyDoc MedichVictor Cruz4874870
1978-08-23@ MIN124W  2-061-6337,157Steve ComerRoger EricksonSteve ComerRoger Erickson 4894872
1978-08-24@ MIN125W  4-162-6338,666Fergie JenkinsDave GoltzFergie JenkinsDave Goltz 4934885
1978-08-25vs KCA126W  7-263-63336,750 Jon MatlackRich GaleJon MatlackRich Gale 50049010
1978-08-26vs KCA127W  8-464-63333,084 Dock EllisLarry GuraDock EllisLarry GuraLen Barker50849414
1978-08-27vs KCA128L  2-464-64325,242 Doc MedichDennis LeonardDennis LeonardDoc MedichAl Hrabosky51049812
1978-08-28vs TOR129W  11-365-6437,400 Steve ComerTom UnderwoodSteve ComerTom UnderwoodLen Barker52150120
1978-08-29vs TOR130L  1-465-6539,483 Jon MatlackBalor MooreBalor MooreJon Matlack 52250517
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-09-01@ MIL131W  5-466-65313,648Fergie JenkinsLary SorensenFergie JenkinsLary SorensenReggie Cleveland52750918
1978-09-02@ MIL132L  6-1066-66317,795Doc MedichJerry AugustineBill CastroLen Barker 53351914
1978-09-03@ MIL133L  3-466-67314,014Jon MatlackAndy ReplogleEd FarmerJon Matlack 53652313
1978-09-04@ CAL134L  7-866-68327,371Dock EllisDon AaseDon AaseDock EllisDave LaRoche54353112
1978-09-06@ CAL135W  11-568-6830Steve ComerNolan RyanSteve ComerNolan Ryan 55453618
1978-09-06@ CAL136W  9-268-68319,115Fergie JenkinsPaul HartzellFergie JenkinsPaul Hartzell 56353825
1978-09-07@ CAL137L  6-768-69315,815Doc MedichFrank TananaDyar MillerReggie ClevelandDave LaRoche56954524
1978-09-08@ OAK138L  4-1168-7039,841Jon MatlackJohn Henry JohnsonAlan WirthJon Matlack 57355617
1978-09-10@ OAK139W  8-369-7130Doyle AlexanderMike NorrisDoyle AlexanderMike Norris 58155922
1978-09-10@ OAK140L  1-269-7132,739Steve ComerPete BrobergPete BrobergSteve Comer 58256121
1978-09-11vs CAL141W  1-070-7137,245 Fergie JenkinsPaul HartzellFergie JenkinsPaul Hartzell 58356122
1978-09-12vs CAL142W  7-571-7138,469 Doc MedichFrank TananaDoc MedichFrank TananaReggie Cleveland59056624
1978-09-13vs CAL143W  6-472-7137,565 Jon MatlackChris KnappReggie ClevelandDave LaRoche 59657026
1978-09-14vs CAL144L  1-1672-7238,261 Dock EllisDon AaseDon AaseDock Ellis 59758611
1978-09-15vs OAK145L  0-173-7330 Doyle AlexanderAlan WirthAlan WirthDoyle Alexander 59758710
1978-09-15vs OAK146W  5-073-7338,779 Steve ComerPete BrobergSteve ComerPete Broberg 60258715
1978-09-16vs OAK147W  8-174-73314,948 Fergie JenkinsMatt KeoughFergie JenkinsMatt Keough 61058822
1978-09-17vs OAK148W  3-175-7336,564 Jon MatlackRick LangfordJon MatlackRick Langford 61358924
1978-09-20@ MIN149L  3-575-7432,736Steve ComerDave GoltzDave GoltzSteve Comer 61659422
1978-09-21@ MIN150W  6-376-7433,312Jon MatlackGary SerumJon MatlackGary Serum 62259725
1978-09-22vs SEA151W  10-278-7430 Doc MedichGlenn AbbottDoc MedichGlenn Abbott 63259933
1978-09-22vs SEA152W  1-078-7437,861 Fergie JenkinsByron McLaughlinFergie JenkinsByron McLaughlin 63359934
1978-09-23vs SEA153W  7-279-74310,526 Doyle AlexanderPaul MitchellDoyle AlexanderPaul Mitchell 64060139
1978-09-24vs SEA154W  5-381-7430 Steve ComerJim ColbornSteve ComerJim ColbornPaul Mirabella64560441
1978-09-24vs SEA155W  4-381-7436,955 Danny DarwinRick JonesDanny DarwinRick JonesJim Umbarger64960742
1978-09-25vs MIN156W  3-282-7436,404 Jon MatlackGary SerumReggie ClevelandMike Marshall 65260943
1978-09-26vs MIN157L  2-682-7536,797 Doc MedichGeoff ZahnMike MarshallPaul Mirabella 65461539
1978-09-27vs MIN158W  10-583-7539,601 Fergie JenkinsRoger EricksonPaul MirabellaStan Perzanowski 66462044
1978-09-28@ SEA159W  4-384-7534,768Doyle AlexanderShane RawleyJim UmbargerShane Rawley 66862345
1978-09-29@ SEA160W  11-485-7535,998Steve ComerMike ParrottSteve ComerMike Parrott 67962752
1978-09-30@ SEA161W  4-186-75212,132Jon MatlackRick JonesJon MatlackRick Jones 68362855
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttTEX PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-10-01@ SEA162W  9-487-7525,807Fergie JenkinsGlenn AbbottFergie JenkinsGlenn Abbott 69263260


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