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2009 Texas Rangers (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 87-75 .537
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 784-740 + 44
Roster Continuity 66.81% 14/30
Manager(s): Ron Washington
General Manager: Jon Daniels
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Ballpark: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Payroll: $ 68,178,798 22/30
Attendance: 2,156,016 18/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Matt Purke (#14) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Narron
Bench Coach: Jackie Moore
Bullpen Coach: Andy Hawkins
First Base Coach: Gary Pettis
Hitting Coach: Rudy Jaramillo
Pitching Coach: Mike Maddux
Special Assignment Coach: Johnny Narron
Third Base Coach: Dave Anderson

#1 Draft Picks

Josh Hamilton (#1), Kris Benson (#1), Jason Grilli (#4), Jason Jennings (#16), David Murphy (#17), Greg Golson (#21), Julio Borbon (#35), Jarrod Saltalamacchia (#36), Tommy Hunter (#54)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9765.599--
8775.53710.0
8577.52512.0
7587.46322.0
  • These are starting defensive lineups by date for the 2009 season.
  • The # next to each player indicates the # of times at that position for this team/season. Bold indicates a player's first start at that position.
  • Total starts by position are at the bottom of this page.
  • Filter on a selection of players to see a team's win-loss record for that combinaton.
  • #AprilGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    12009-04-06W 9-1 CLE
    22009-04-08W 8-5 CLE
    32009-04-09W 12-8 CLE
    42009-04-10L 2-15 @DET
    52009-04-11L 3-4 @DET
    62009-04-12L 4-6 @DET
    72009-04-13L 9-10 BAL
    82009-04-14L 5-7 BAL
    92009-04-15W 19-6 BAL
    102009-04-17L 3-12 KCA
    112009-04-18L 0-2 KCA
    122009-04-19W 6-5 KCA
    132009-04-21W 5-4 @TOR
    142009-04-22L 7-8 @TOR
    152009-04-23L 2-5 @TOR
    162009-04-24W 5-4 @BAL
    172009-04-25W 6-5 @BAL
    182009-04-26L 5-8 @BAL
    192009-04-27W 6-4 @BAL
    202009-04-28W 5-4 OAK
    212009-04-30L 2-4 OAK
    #MayGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    222009-05-01L 3-4 CHA
    232009-05-02W 9-6 CHA
    242009-05-03W 5-1 CHA
    252009-05-04W 6-5 @SEA
    262009-05-05W 7-2 @SEA
    272009-05-06W 3-2 @OAK
    282009-05-07L 4-9 @OAK
    292009-05-08W 6-0 @CHA
    302009-05-09L 2-3 @CHA
    312009-05-10W 7-1 @CHA
    322009-05-12W 7-1 SEA
    332009-05-13W 6-5 SEA
    342009-05-14W 3-2 SEA
    352009-05-15W 10-8 ANA
    362009-05-16W 5-3 ANA
    372009-05-17W 3-0 ANA
    382009-05-19L 0-4 @DET
    392009-05-20L 3-5 @DET
    402009-05-21L 3-4 @DET
    412009-05-22W 6-5 @HOU
    422009-05-23W 6-3 @HOU
    432009-05-24W 5-0 @HOU
    442009-05-25L 1-11 NYA
    452009-05-26W 7-3 NYA
    462009-05-27L 2-9 NYA
    472009-05-29W 6-3 OAK
    482009-05-29W 5-2 OAK
    492009-05-30W 14-1 OAK
    502009-05-31L 4-5 OAK
    #JuneGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    512009-06-02L 3-12 @NYA
    522009-06-03W 4-2 @NYA
    532009-06-04L 6-8 @NYA
    542009-06-05W 5-1 @BOS
    552009-06-06L 1-8 @BOS
    562009-06-07W 6-3 @BOS
    572009-06-08L 3-6 TOR
    582009-06-09L 0-9 TOR
    592009-06-11W 1-0 TOR
    602009-06-12W 6-0 LAN
    612009-06-13L 1-3 LAN
    622009-06-14L 3-6 LAN
    632009-06-16W 6-1 HOU
    642009-06-17W 5-4 HOU
    652009-06-18L 3-5 HOU
    662009-06-19L 4-6 @SFN
    672009-06-20L 1-2 @SFN
    682009-06-21L 2-3 @SFN
    692009-06-23L 2-8 @ARI
    702009-06-24W 2-1 @ARI
    712009-06-25W 9-8 @ARI
    722009-06-26W 12-2 SDN
    732009-06-27L 3-7 SDN
    742009-06-28L 0-2 SDN
    752009-06-29L 2-5 ANA
    762009-06-30W 9-5 ANA
    #JulyGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    772009-07-01W 9-7 ANA
    782009-07-03W 3-1 TBA
    792009-07-04W 12-4 TBA
    802009-07-05W 5-2 TBA
    812009-07-06L 4-9 @ANA
    822009-07-07W 8-5 @ANA
    832009-07-08W 8-1 @ANA
    842009-07-09L 1-3 @SEA
    852009-07-10W 6-4 @SEA
    862009-07-11L 1-4 @SEA
    872009-07-12L 3-5 @SEA
    882009-07-17L 3-5 MIN
    892009-07-18L 1-4 MIN
    902009-07-19W 5-3 MIN
    912009-07-20W 6-3 BOS
    922009-07-21W 4-2 BOS
    932009-07-22W 3-1 BOS
    942009-07-24W 2-0 @KCA
    952009-07-25L 3-6 @KCA
    962009-07-26W 7-2 @KCA
    972009-07-27W 5-2 DET
    982009-07-28W 7-3 DET
    992009-07-29L 5-13 DET
    1002009-07-30W 7-1 SEA
    1012009-07-31W 5-4 SEA
    #AugustGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    1022009-08-01L 2-7 SEA
    1032009-08-02W 4-2 SEA
    1042009-08-03L 2-3 @OAK
    1052009-08-04L 0-6 @OAK
    1062009-08-05L 5-7 @OAK
    1072009-08-06W 6-4 @OAK
    1082009-08-07W 11-6 @ANA
    1092009-08-08L 2-3 @ANA
    1102009-08-09W 7-0 @ANA
    1112009-08-11L 0-5 @CLE
    1122009-08-12W 5-0 @CLE
    1132009-08-13W 4-1 @CLE
    1142009-08-14L 4-8 BOS
    1152009-08-15W 7-2 BOS
    1162009-08-16W 4-3 BOS
    1172009-08-17W 8-5 MIN
    1182009-08-18L 6-9 MIN
    1192009-08-19L 4-5 MIN
    1202009-08-20W 11-1 MIN
    1212009-08-21L 3-5 @TBA
    1222009-08-22L 4-5 @TBA
    1232009-08-23W 4-0 @TBA
    1242009-08-25W 10-9 @NYA
    1252009-08-26L 2-9 @NYA
    1262009-08-27W 7-2 @NYA
    1272009-08-28L 2-3 @MIN
    1282009-08-29W 3-0 @MIN
    1292009-08-30L 3-5 @MIN
    1302009-08-31L 10-18 TOR
    #SeptemberGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    1312009-09-01W 5-2 TOR
    1322009-09-01W 5-2 TOR
    1332009-09-02W 6-4 TOR
    1342009-09-04W 5-1 @BAL
    1352009-09-05L 4-5 @BAL
    1362009-09-06L 0-7 @BAL
    1372009-09-08W 11-9 @CLE
    1382009-09-08W 10-5 @CLE
    1392009-09-09W 10-0 @CLE
    1402009-09-12L 3-8 SEA
    1412009-09-13W 7-2 SEA
    1422009-09-13L 0-5 SEA
    1432009-09-14L 0-9 OAK
    1442009-09-15L 1-6 OAK
    1452009-09-16L 0-4 OAK
    1462009-09-18L 0-2 ANA
    1472009-09-19W 3-2 ANA
    1482009-09-20L 5-10 ANA
    1492009-09-21W 10-3 @OAK
    1502009-09-22L 1-9 @OAK
    1512009-09-23W 9-8 @OAK
    1522009-09-24L 3-12 @OAK
    1532009-09-25W 8-3 TBA
    1542009-09-26W 15-3 TBA
    1552009-09-27L 6-7 TBA
    1562009-09-28L 0-11 @ANA
    1572009-09-29L 2-5 @ANA
    1582009-09-30L 0-5 @ANA
    #OctoberGame ResultStarting PitcherCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    1592009-10-01W 11-3 @ANA
    1602009-10-02W 7-4 @SEA
    1612009-10-03L 1-2 @SEA
    1622009-10-04L 3-4 @SEA
    Total Starts by PositionCatcherFirst BaseSecond BaseThird BaseShortstopLeft FieldCenter FieldRight FieldDesignated Hitter
    Win-Loss Record with lineups above:

    87-75
    Jarrod Saltalamacchia 82
    Taylor Teagarden 54
    Ivan Rodriguez 25
    Kevin Richardson 1
    Chris Davis 92
    Hank Blalock 66
    Andruw Jones 4
    Ian Kinsler 143
    Omar Vizquel 14
    Esteban German 3
    Joaquin Arias 2
    Michael Young 134
    Chris Davis 10
    Omar Vizquel 9
    Esteban German 8
    Hank Blalock 1
    Elvis Andrus 140
    Omar Vizquel 22
    David Murphy 96
    Marlon Byrd 35
    Julio Borbon 14
    Andruw Jones 12
    Brandon Boggs 3
    Nelson Cruz 2
    Marlon Byrd 101
    Josh Hamilton 55
    Julio Borbon 3
    Craig Gentry 2
    Brandon Boggs 1
    Nelson Cruz 117
    Josh Hamilton 24
    David Murphy 8
    Marlon Byrd 6
    Andruw Jones 5
    Craig Gentry 2
    Andruw Jones 53
    Hank Blalock 49
    Julio Borbon 21
    David Murphy 11
    Josh Hamilton 6
    Nelson Cruz 4
    Chris Davis 4
    Ivan Rodriguez 3
    Jarrod Saltalamacchia 1
    Michael Young 1


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