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2003 Texas Rangers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 71-91 .438
Rank: 4th in American League West
Run Differential: 826-969 -143
Roster Continuity 52.38% 25/30
Manager(s): Buck Showalter
General Manager: John Hart
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: The Ballpark in Arlington
Payroll: $ 103,491,667 5/30
Attendance: 2,094,394 18/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: John Danks (#9) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Don Wakamatsu
Bullpen Coach: Mark Connor
First Base Coach: DeMarlo Hale
Hitting Coach: Rudy Jaramillo
Pitching Coach: Orel Hershiser
Third Base Coach: Steven Smith

#1 Draft Picks

Alex Rodriguez (#1), Mark Teixeira (#5), C.J. Nitkowski (#9), Carl Everett (#10), Doug Glanville (#12), Todd Van Poppel (#14), Alan Benes (#16), R.A. Dickey (#18), Jay Powell (#19), Rafael Palmeiro (#22), Colby Lewis (#38)
American League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2003 Texas Rangers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    44Alan BenesP6-5235R-R311995SLN: 1993-1-16MLB--
    53Joaquin BenoitP6-3205R-R252001UDFAMLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLB-Active
    9,11Hank Blalock3B6-1190L-R222002TEX: 1999-3-105MLBTampa Bay Rays
    36Mickey CallawayP6-2196R-R281999TBA: 1996-7-214MLB--
    16Ryan ChristensonCF-LF6-0191R-R291998OAK: 1995-10-260MLB--
    24Jermaine ClarkLF-2B5-10175B-R262001SEA: 1997-5-163MLBOakland Athletics
    31Francisco CorderoP6-2200R-R281999Not draftedMLB-Retired
    17Doug DavisP6-3190R-L271999TEX: 1996-10-293MLB-Free Agent
    5Einar DiazC5-10165R-R301996Not draftedMLBCleveland Indians
    45R.A. DickeyP6-3205R-R282001TEX: 1996-1-18MLBAtlanta BravesMLB-Active
    41Juan DominguezP6-2180R-R232003Not draftedMLBTexas Rangers
    37Ryan DreseP6-3220R-R272001CLE: 1998-5-153MLB-Free Agent
    50Robert EllisP6-5220R-R321996Not draftedMLB--
    2Carl EverettCF-RF6-0190B-R321993NYA: 1990-1-10MLBSeattle Mariners
    38Aaron FultzP6-0196L-L292000SFN: 1992-6-159MLBCleveland Indians
    57Reynaldo GarciaP6-3170R-R292002Not draftedMLB--
    56Rosman GarciaP6-2160R-R242003Not draftedMLB--
    6Doug GlanvilleCF6-2172R-R321996CHN: 1991-1-12MLB--
    19Juan GonzalezRF-LF6-3220R-R331989Not draftedMLBCleveland Indians
    22,27Todd GreeneC5-10208R-R321996CAL: 1993-12-327MLBSan Francisco Giants
    61Jason JonesLF-RF6-3210B-R262003TEX: 1999-13-405MLB--
    21Chad KreuterC6-2200B-R381988TEX: 1985-5-109MLB--
    12Gerald LairdC6-2195R-R232003OAK: 1998-2-45MLB-Free Agent
    51Mike Lamb1B6-1185L-R272000TEX: 1997-7-227MLBFlorida Marlins
    13Colby LewisP6-4215R-R232002TEX: 1999-1-38MLB-Free Agent
    48Ryan LudwickLF6-3205R-L242002OAK: 1999-2-60MLB-Retired
    15Ron MahayP6-2190L-L321995BOS: 1991-18-486MLB-Retired
    50Ramon MartinezIF5-10170B-R232003Not draftedMLBTexas Rangers
    32Kevin MenchLF-RF6-0215R-R252002TEX: 1999-4-118MLBTexas Rangers
    28Tony MounceP6-2170L-L282003HOU: 1994-7-192MLB--
    43C.J. NitkowskiP6-3205L-L301995CIN: 1994-1-9MLB-Free Agent
    2Laynce NixRF6-0190L-L222003TEX: 2000-4-124MLB-Free Agent
    17Rafael Palmeiro1B6-0190L-L381986CHN: 1985-1-22MLBBaltimore Orioles
    25Chan Ho ParkP6-2204R-R301994Not draftedMLBNew York Yankees
    35Herbert Perry3B-1B6-2220R-R331994CLE: 1991-2-57MLB--
    39Jay PowellP6-4225R-R311995BAL: 1993-1-19MLBAtlanta Braves
    54Erasmo RamirezP6-0180L-L242003SFN: 1998-11-338MLB--
    40Mario RamosP5-11180L-L252003OAK: 1999-6-183MLB--
    3Alex Rodriguez3B6-3195R-R271994SEA: 1993-1-1MLB-Free Agent
    4Donnie Sadler2B-SS5-6175R-R281998BOS: 1994-11-299MLBArizona Diamondbacks
    49Victor SantosP6-3175R-R262001Not draftedMLBSan Francisco Giants
    58Brian ShouseP5-11180L-L341993PIT: 1990-13-349MLBTampa Bay Rays
    21,38Ruben SierraRF6-1200B-R371986Not draftedMLBMinnesota Twins
    47Shane SpencerLF-RF5-11210R-R311998NYA: 1990-28-750MLB--
    23Mark Teixeira1B6-3225B-R232003TEX: 2001-1-5MLB-Retired
    27Marcus ThamesLF6-2205R-R262002NYA: 1996-30-899MLBLos Angeles Dodgers
    46John ThomsonP6-3187R-R291997COL: 1993-7-212MLBToronto Blue Jays
    41Ugueth UrbinaP6-0205R-R291995Not draftedMLBDetroit Tigers
    14Ismael ValdezP6-3215R-R291994Not draftedMLBFlorida Marlins
    47Todd Van PoppelP6-5210R-R311991OAK: 1990-1-14MLB--
    43Esteban YanP6-4230R-R291996Not draftedMLBKansas City Royals
    10Michael Young3B6-1175R-R262000TOR: 1997-5-149MLB-Retired

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