1990 Texas Rangers season
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|1990 Texas Rangers|
|Major League affiliations|
|Owner(s)||George W. Bush|
(Jim Sundberg, Steve Busby)
(Greg Lucas, Brad Sham, Dave Barnett, Jim Sundberg)
(Eric Nadel, Mark Holtz)
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- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Awards and honors
- 5 Farm system
- 6 References
- June 11, 1990: Nolan Ryan threw his sixth no-hitter against the Oakland Athletics.
- July 30, 1990: Nolan Ryan earned his 300th win against the Milwaukee Brewers.
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- June 4, 1990: 1990 Major League Baseball Draft
- June 14, 1990: Randy St. Claire was signed as a free agent by the Rangers.
- September 4, 1990: Randy St. Claire was released by the Rangers.
Nolan Ryan's 6th No-Hitter
- June 11, 1990: At Oakland Alameda County Coliseum, Nolan Ryan, at forty-three years, four months, and twelve days, became the oldest pitcher in major league history to throw a no-hitter. He would become the only pitcher in the history of Major League Baseball to throw a no-hitter for three different teams (the Angels, the Astros, the Rangers). Ryan would also hold the distinction of holding the record for longest time between two no-hitters. Ryan who tossed his fifth no-hitter on September 26, 1981 and this one on June 11.
|1990 Texas Rangers|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
Awards and honors
- Julio Franco, Silver Slugger Award
- Julio Franco – All-Star Game Most Vaulable Player
- Rafael Palmeiro, American League Leader in Hits (191)
- Gary Pettis, OF, AL Gold Glove
- Nolan Ryan - American League Leader Strikeouts (232)
- Julio Franco, Second Base, Reserve
See also: Minor League Baseball
- Cecilio Guante page at Baseball Reference
- Baseball Almanac - Box Score of Nolan Ryan No-Hitter (Sixth)
- Dan Smith page at Baseball Reference
- Rusty Greer page at Baseball Reference
- Randy St. Claire page at Baseball Reference
- 1990 Texas Rangers team page at Baseball Reference
- 1990 Texas Rangers team page at www.baseball-almanac.com
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (2007). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (3rd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-1-932391-17-6.