1982 Texas Rangers season

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1982 Texas Rangers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Eddie Chiles
Manager(s) Don Zimmer and Darrell Johnson
Local television KXAS-TV
5 Star Cable
(Steve Busby, Merle Harmon)
Local radio WBAP
(Eric Nadel, Mark Holtz )
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The Texas Rangers 1982 season involved the Rangers finishing 6th in the American League West with a record of 64 wins and 98 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

  • July 10, 1982: Larry Parrish hit his third grand slam of the week for the Rangers.[5]

Season standings[edit]

AL West Wins Losses Win % GB
California Angels 93   69 .574    --
Kansas City Royals 90   72 .556   3.0
Chicago White Sox 87   75 .537   6.0
Seattle Mariners 76   86 .469 17.0
Oakland Athletics 68   94 .420 25,0
Texas Rangers 64   98 .395 29.0
Minnesota Twins 60 102 .370 33.0

Opening Day lineup[edit]

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1982 Texas Rangers roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
2B Richardt, MikeMike Richardt 119 402 97 .241 3 43

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Flynn, DougDoug Flynn 88 270 57 .211 0 19

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Butcher, JohnJohn Butcher 18 94.1 1 5 4.87 39

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Boitano, DanDan Boitano 19 0 0 0 5.34 28

Awards and honors[edit]

All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Denver Bears American Association Rich Donnelly
AA Tulsa Drillers Texas League Tom Burgess
A Burlington Rangers Midwest League Marty Scott
Rookie GCL Rangers Gulf Coast League Tom Grieve

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Tulsa

Notes[edit]

References[edit]