1999 Texas Rangers season

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1999 Texas Rangers
1999 AL West Champions
Major League affiliations
Other information
Owner(s) Tom Hicks
Manager(s) Johnny Oates
Local television KXTX-TV
Fox Sports Southwest
(Tom Grieve, Bill Jones)
Local radio KRLD
(Eric Nadel, Vince Cotroneo )
(Luis Mayoral, Josue Perez)
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The Texas Rangers 1999 season involved the Rangers finishing 1st in the American League west with a record of 95 wins and 67 losses. The 95-67 mark would be the best in franchise history until 2011.

Winning its third division title in four years, the Rangers would repeat its 1998 post-season performance, again losing to the New York Yankees 3-0. This would be the club's last post-season appearance until 2010.


Regular season[edit]

Opening Day Starters[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Texas Rangers 95 67 0.586 51–30 44–37
Oakland Athletics 87 75 0.537 8 52–29 35–46
Seattle Mariners 79 83 0.488 16 43–38 36–45
Anaheim Angels 70 92 0.432 25 37–44 33–48

Notable transactions[edit]


1999 Texas Rangers
Pitchers Catchers


Outfielders Manager


Player stats[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

Other batters[edit]

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Mike Simms 4 2 1 .500 0 0

Starting pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers[edit]
Player G W L SV ERA SO


Awards and honors[edit]

All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Oklahoma RedHawks Pacific Coast League Greg Biagini
AA Tulsa Drillers Texas League Bobby Jones
A Charlotte Rangers Florida State League Jim Byrd
A Savannah Sand Gnats South Atlantic League Paul Carey
Rookie Pulaski Rangers Appalachian League Bruce Crabbe
Rookie GCL Rangers Gulf Coast League Darryl Kennedy


  1. ^ Mark Clark page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Gregg Zaun page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ a b Rafael Bournigal page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Hank Blalock page at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Aaron Harang page at Baseball Reference