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The 1992 Texas Rangers season saw the Rangers finishing fourth in the American League West with a record of 77 wins and 85 losses.

1992 Texas Rangers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)George W. Bush
General manager(s)Tom Grieve
Manager(s)Bobby Valentine, Toby Harrah
Local televisionKTVT
(Jim Sundberg, Steve Busby)
HSE
(Greg Lucas, Norm Hitzges)
Local radioWBAP
(Eric Nadel, Mark Holtz)
KXEB
(Luis Mayoral, Mario Díaz Oroszo)
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The Rangers playing host to the Detroit Tigers at Arlington Stadium during a 1992 regular season game.

Contents

OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Season standingsEdit

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Oakland Athletics 96 66 0.593 51–30 45–36
Minnesota Twins 90 72 0.556 6 48–33 42–39
Chicago White Sox 86 76 0.531 10 50–32 36–44
Texas Rangers 77 85 0.475 19 36–45 41–40
California Angels 72 90 0.444 24 41–40 31–50
Kansas City Royals 72 90 0.444 24 44–37 28–53
Seattle Mariners 64 98 0.395 32 38–43 26–55

Record vs. opponentsEdit

1992 American League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14]
Team BAL BOS CAL CWS CLE DET KC MIL MIN NYY OAK SEA TEX TOR
Baltimore 8–5 8–4 6–6 7–6 10–3 8–4 6–7 6–6 5–8 6–6 7–5 7–5 5–8
Boston 5–8 8–4 6–6 6–7 4–9 7–5 5–8 3–9 7–6 5–7 6–6 4–8 7–6
California 4–8 4–8 3–10 6–6 7–5 8–5 5–7 2–11 7–5 5–8 7–6 9–4 5–7
Chicago 6–6 6–6 10–3 7–5 10–2 7–6 5–7 8–5 8–4 5–8 4–9 5–8 5–7
Cleveland 6–7 7–6 6–6 5–7 5–8 5–7 5–8 6–6 7–6 6–6 7–5 5–7 6–7
Detroit 3–10 9–4 5–7 2–10 8–5 7–5 5–8 3–9 5–8 6–6 9–3 8–4 5–8
Kansas City 4–8 5–7 5–8 6–7 7–5 5–7 7–5 6–7 5–7 4–9 7–6 6–7 5–7
Milwaukee 7–6 8–5 7–5 7–5 8–5 8–5 5–7 6–6 6–7 7–5 8–4 7–5 8–5
Minnesota 6–6 9–3 11–2 5–8 6–6 9–3 7–6 6–6 7–5 5–8 8–5 6–7 5–7
New York 8–5 6–7 5–7 4–8 6–7 8–5 7–5 7–6 5–7 6–6 6–6 6–6 2–11
Oakland 6–6 7–5 8–5 8–5 6–6 6–6 9–4 5–7 8–5 6–6 12–1 9–4 6–6
Seattle 5–7 6–6 6–7 9–4 5–7 3–9 6–7 4–8 5–8 6–6 1–12 4–9 4–8
Texas 5–7 8–4 4–9 8–5 7–5 4–8 7–6 5–7 7–6 6–6 4–9 9–4 3–9
Toronto 8–5 6–7 7–5 7–5 7–6 8–5 7–5 5–8 7–5 11–2 6–6 8–4 9–3


Opening Day lineupEdit

Notable transactionsEdit

RosterEdit

1992 Texas Rangers
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player statsEdit

BattingEdit

Starters by positionEdit

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
C Iván Rodríguez 123 420 109 .260 8 37
1B Rafael Palmeiro 159 608 163 .268 22 85
2B Jeff Frye 67 199 51 .256 1 12
3B Dean Palmer 152 541 124 .229 26 72
SS Dickie Thon 95 275 68 .247 4 37
LF Kevin Reimer 148 494 132 .267 16 58
CF Juan González 155 584 152 .260 43 109
RF Rubén Sierra 124 500 139 .278 14 70
DH Brian Downing 107 320 89 .278 10 39

Other battersEdit

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
Al Newman 116 246 54 .220 0 12
Geno Petralli 94 192 38 .198 1 18
Monty Fariss 67 166 36 .217 3 21
Jack Daugherty 59 127 26 .205 0 9
José Canseco 22 73 17 .233 4 15
Cris Colón 14 36 6 .167 0 1
John Russell 7 10 1 .100 0 2

PitchingEdit

Starting pitchersEdit

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
José Guzmán 33 224 16 11 3.66 179
Bobby Witt 25 161.1 9 13 4.46 100

Other pitchersEdit

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jeff Robinson 16 45.2 4 4 5.72 18
Dan Smith 4 14.1 0 3 5.02 5

Relief pitchersEdit

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Jeff Russell 51 2 3 28 1.91 43
Edwin Núñez 39 0 2 3 5.52 39
Danilo León 15 1 1 0 5.89 15
Steve Fireovid 3 1 0 0 4.05 0
Wayne Rosenthal 6 0 0 0 7.71 1

Awards and honorsEdit

Farm systemEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Steve Fireovid at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Geno Petralli at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ a b Jeff Robinson at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/j/jeffcmi01.shtml
  5. ^ https://www.baseball-reference.com/n/newmaal01.shtml
  6. ^ Bill Haselman at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/d/diazma01.shtml
  8. ^ "He Isn't Rangers' Valentine". LA Times. July 10, 1992. Archived from the original on October 27, 2010. Retrieved October 27, 2010.
  9. ^ José Canseco at Baseball Reference

ReferencesEdit