1989 Texas Rangers Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 83-79
Finished 4th in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 2,042,604, Avg. 25,856
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Manager: Bobby Valentine (83-79)
Location: Arlington, Texas
1989 Texas Rangers Statistics
1989 Texas Rangers Roster

The Texas Rangers of the American League ended the 1989 season with a record of 83 wins and 79 losses, finishing fourth in the AL's West Division.

The Rangers scored 695 runs and surrendered 714 runs. Ruben Sierra paced Texas with 29 home runs, while Steve Buechele and Pete Incaviglia walloped 20 or more also. Ruben Sierra drove in 119 runs. Julio Franco led batters with significant playing time with a .316 average. Nolan Ryan topped the team with 16 wins and a team-best 3.20 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Bobby Valentine coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 695
Regular Season Runs Against: 714

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 4, 1989 Detroit Tigers 0 at Texas Rangers 4 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 6, 1989 Detroit Tigers 4 at Texas Rangers 5 W 2-0 0-0 2-0
April 7, 1989 Toronto Blue Jays 10 at Texas Rangers 9 L 2-1 0-0 2-1
April 8, 1989 Toronto Blue Jays 4 at Texas Rangers 5 W 3-1 0-0 3-1
April 9, 1989 Toronto Blue Jays 2 at Texas Rangers 3 W 4-1 0-0 4-1
April 10, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 W 4-1 1-0 5-1
April 12, 1989 Texas Rangers 8 at Milwaukee Brewers 1 W 4-1 2-0 6-1
April 13, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 1 W 4-1 3-0 7-1
April 14, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 4-1 4-0 8-1
April 15, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Detroit Tigers 1 W 4-1 5-0 9-1
April 16, 1989 Texas Rangers 9 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 4-1 6-0 10-1
April 17, 1989 Milwaukee Brewers 8 at Texas Rangers 1 L 4-2 6-0 10-2
April 18, 1989 Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Texas Rangers 6 W 5-2 6-0 11-2
April 19, 1989 Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Texas Rangers 5 W 6-2 6-0 12-2
April 21, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 6 L 6-2 6-1 12-3
April 22, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Toronto Blue Jays 4 L 6-2 6-2 12-4
April 23, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 1 W 6-2 7-2 13-4
April 25, 1989 Texas Rangers 11 at Cleveland Indians 7 W 6-2 8-2 14-4
April 26, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Cleveland Indians 2 W 6-2 9-2 15-4
April 28, 1989 Boston Red Sox 6 at Texas Rangers 7 W 7-2 9-2 16-4
April 29, 1989 Boston Red Sox 8 at Texas Rangers 5 L 7-3 9-2 16-5
April 30, 1989 Boston Red Sox 1 at Texas Rangers 2 W 8-3 9-2 17-5
May 1, 1989 Cleveland Indians 11 at Texas Rangers 1 L 8-4 9-2 17-6
May 2, 1989 Cleveland Indians 8 at Texas Rangers 3 L 8-5 9-2 17-7
May 3, 1989 New York Yankees 1 at Texas Rangers 4 W 9-5 9-2 18-7
May 4, 1989 New York Yankees 11 at Texas Rangers 7 L 9-6 9-2 18-8
May 5, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 9-6 9-3 18-9
May 6, 1989 Texas Rangers 0 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 9-6 9-4 18-10
May 7, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Boston Red Sox 9 L 9-6 9-5 18-11
May 8, 1989 Texas Rangers 13 at New York Yankees 2 W 9-6 10-5 19-11
May 9, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at New York Yankees 5 L 9-6 10-6 19-12
May 11, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Kansas City Royals 3 W 9-6 11-6 20-12
May 12, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 9-6 11-7 20-13
May 13, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 9-6 11-8 20-14
May 14, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 9-6 11-9 20-15
May 17, 1989 Baltimore Orioles 8 at Texas Rangers 2 L 9-7 11-9 20-16
May 18, 1989 Minnesota Twins 5 at Texas Rangers 6 W 10-7 11-9 21-16
May 19, 1989 Minnesota Twins 2 at Texas Rangers 4 W 11-7 11-9 22-16
May 20, 1989 Minnesota Twins 19 at Texas Rangers 3 L 11-8 11-9 22-17
May 21, 1989 Minnesota Twins 6 at Texas Rangers 1 L 11-9 11-9 22-18
May 22, 1989 Kansas City Royals 1 at Texas Rangers 4 W 12-9 11-9 23-18
May 23, 1989 Kansas City Royals 8 at Texas Rangers 10 W 13-9 11-9 24-18
May 24, 1989 Kansas City Royals 6 at Texas Rangers 4 L 13-10 11-9 24-19
May 26, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Minnesota Twins 3 W 13-10 12-9 25-19
May 27, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Minnesota Twins 3 W 13-10 13-9 26-19
May 28, 1989 Texas Rangers 8 at Minnesota Twins 6 W 13-10 14-9 27-19
May 29, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Baltimore Orioles 6 L 13-10 14-10 27-20
May 30, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Baltimore Orioles 6 L 13-10 14-11 27-21
May 31, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Baltimore Orioles 8 L 13-10 14-12 27-22
June 1, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Seattle Mariners 3 L 13-10 14-13 27-23
June 2, 1989 Texas Rangers 9 at Seattle Mariners 5 W 13-10 15-13 28-23
June 3, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 13-10 16-13 29-23
June 4, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Seattle Mariners 2 L 13-10 16-14 29-24
June 5, 1989 Chicago White Sox 2 at Texas Rangers 4 W 14-10 16-14 30-24
June 6, 1989 Chicago White Sox 1 at Texas Rangers 3 W 15-10 16-14 31-24
June 7, 1989 Chicago White Sox 6 at Texas Rangers 4 L 15-11 16-14 31-25
June 8, 1989 Chicago White Sox 7 at Texas Rangers 11 W 16-11 16-14 32-25
June 9, 1989 Oakland Athletics 8 at Texas Rangers 11 W 17-11 16-14 33-25
June 10, 1989 Oakland Athletics 5 at Texas Rangers 1 L 17-12 16-14 33-26
June 11, 1989 Oakland Athletics 5 at Texas Rangers 1 L 17-13 16-14 33-27
June 12, 1989 California Angels 0 at Texas Rangers 4 W 18-13 16-14 34-27
June 14, 1989 California Angels 1 at Texas Rangers 5 W 19-13 16-14 35-27
June 14, 1989 California Angels 3 at Texas Rangers 6 W 20-13 16-14 36-27
June 16, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at New York Yankees 8 L 20-13 16-15 36-28
June 16, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at New York Yankees 6 L 20-13 16-16 36-29
June 17, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at New York Yankees 5 L 20-13 16-17 36-30
June 18, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at New York Yankees 2 W 20-13 17-17 37-30
June 20, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Boston Red Sox 6 L 20-13 17-18 37-31
June 21, 1989 Texas Rangers 10 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 20-13 18-18 38-31
June 22, 1989 Texas Rangers 9 at Boston Red Sox 1 W 20-13 19-18 39-31
June 23, 1989 Cleveland Indians 0 at Texas Rangers 4 W 21-13 19-18 40-31
June 24, 1989 Cleveland Indians 7 at Texas Rangers 3 L 21-14 19-18 40-32
June 25, 1989 Cleveland Indians 2 at Texas Rangers 4 W 22-14 19-18 41-32
June 26, 1989 Cleveland Indians 4 at Texas Rangers 3 L 22-15 19-18 41-33
June 27, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 22-15 20-18 42-33
June 28, 1989 Texas Rangers 10 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 22-15 21-18 43-33
June 29, 1989 Seattle Mariners 2 at Texas Rangers 0 L 22-16 21-18 43-34
June 30, 1989 Seattle Mariners 4 at Texas Rangers 3 L 22-17 21-18 43-35
July 1, 1989 Seattle Mariners 0 at Texas Rangers 1 W 23-17 21-18 44-35
July 3, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at California Angels 5 L 23-17 21-19 44-36
July 4, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at California Angels 5 L 23-17 21-20 44-37
July 5, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at California Angels 2 L 23-17 21-21 44-38
July 6, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at California Angels 0 W 23-17 22-21 45-38
July 7, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Oakland Athletics 3 W 23-17 23-21 46-38
July 8, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Oakland Athletics 4 W 23-17 24-21 47-38
July 9, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Oakland Athletics 7 L 23-17 24-22 47-39
July 13, 1989 Texas Rangers 9 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 23-17 25-22 48-39
July 14, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Cleveland Indians 11 L 23-17 25-23 48-40
July 15, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 23-17 25-24 48-41
July 16, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Cleveland Indians 11 L 23-17 25-25 48-42
July 17, 1989 Boston Red Sox 6 at Texas Rangers 12 W 24-17 25-25 49-42
July 18, 1989 Boston Red Sox 1 at Texas Rangers 8 W 25-17 25-25 50-42
July 19, 1989 Boston Red Sox 4 at Texas Rangers 0 L 25-18 25-25 50-43
July 20, 1989 New York Yankees 2 at Texas Rangers 6 W 26-18 25-25 51-43
July 21, 1989 New York Yankees 2 at Texas Rangers 5 W 27-18 25-25 52-43
July 22, 1989 New York Yankees 1 at Texas Rangers 2 W 28-18 25-25 53-43
July 23, 1989 New York Yankees 4 at Texas Rangers 5 W 29-18 25-25 54-43
July 24, 1989 Toronto Blue Jays 6 at Texas Rangers 3 L 29-19 25-25 54-44
July 25, 1989 Toronto Blue Jays 4 at Texas Rangers 0 L 29-20 25-25 54-45
July 26, 1989 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Texas Rangers 11 W 30-20 25-25 55-45
July 28, 1989 Milwaukee Brewers 15 at Texas Rangers 3 L 30-21 25-25 55-46
July 29, 1989 Milwaukee Brewers 8 at Texas Rangers 2 L 30-22 25-25 55-47
July 30, 1989 Milwaukee Brewers 3 at Texas Rangers 9 W 31-22 25-25 56-47
August 1, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 31-22 26-25 57-47
August 2, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 31-22 26-26 57-48
August 3, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Detroit Tigers 9 L 31-22 26-27 57-49
August 4, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Baltimore Orioles 4 W 31-22 27-27 58-49
August 5, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 31-22 27-28 58-50
August 6, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Baltimore Orioles 3 L 31-22 27-29 58-51
August 7, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 L 31-22 27-30 58-52
August 8, 1989 Texas Rangers 0 at Toronto Blue Jays 7 L 31-22 27-31 58-53
August 9, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 W 31-22 28-31 59-53
August 10, 1989 Detroit Tigers 1 at Texas Rangers 4 W 32-22 28-31 60-53
August 11, 1989 Detroit Tigers 3 at Texas Rangers 7 W 33-22 28-31 61-53
August 12, 1989 Detroit Tigers 6 at Texas Rangers 5 L 33-23 28-31 61-54
August 13, 1989 Detroit Tigers 4 at Texas Rangers 2 L 33-24 28-31 61-55
August 15, 1989 Texas Rangers 0 at Seattle Mariners 2 L 33-24 28-32 61-56
August 16, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 33-24 29-32 62-56
August 17, 1989 Texas Rangers 1 at Chicago White Sox 6 L 33-24 29-33 62-57
August 18, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 33-24 30-33 63-57
August 19, 1989 Texas Rangers 7 at Chicago White Sox 6 W 33-24 31-33 64-57
August 20, 1989 Texas Rangers 7 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 33-24 32-33 65-57
August 22, 1989 Oakland Athletics 2 at Texas Rangers 0 L 33-25 32-33 65-58
August 23, 1989 Oakland Athletics 5 at Texas Rangers 4 L 33-26 32-33 65-59
August 24, 1989 Oakland Athletics 2 at Texas Rangers 6 W 34-26 32-33 66-59
August 25, 1989 California Angels 4 at Texas Rangers 1 L 34-27 32-33 66-60
August 26, 1989 California Angels 2 at Texas Rangers 3 W 35-27 32-33 67-60
August 27, 1989 California Angels 5 at Texas Rangers 4 L 35-28 32-33 67-61
August 29, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Minnesota Twins 2 W 35-28 33-33 68-61
August 30, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Minnesota Twins 7 L 35-28 33-34 68-62
August 31, 1989 Texas Rangers 6 at Minnesota Twins 8 L 35-28 33-35 68-63
September 1, 1989 Kansas City Royals 5 at Texas Rangers 3 L 35-29 33-35 68-64
September 2, 1989 Kansas City Royals 3 at Texas Rangers 6 W 36-29 33-35 69-64
September 3, 1989 Kansas City Royals 13 at Texas Rangers 2 L 36-30 33-35 69-65
September 4, 1989 Minnesota Twins 5 at Texas Rangers 8 W 37-30 33-35 70-65
September 5, 1989 Minnesota Twins 8 at Texas Rangers 4 L 37-31 33-35 70-66
September 6, 1989 Minnesota Twins 2 at Texas Rangers 3 W 38-31 33-35 71-66
September 7, 1989 Baltimore Orioles 8 at Texas Rangers 3 L 38-32 33-35 71-67
September 7, 1989 Baltimore Orioles 9 at Texas Rangers 6 L 38-33 33-35 71-68
September 8, 1989 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Texas Rangers 3 W 39-33 33-35 72-68
September 9, 1989 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Texas Rangers 2 L 39-34 33-35 72-69
September 10, 1989 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Texas Rangers 8 W 40-34 33-35 73-69
September 12, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 40-34 33-36 73-70
September 13, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 40-34 33-37 73-71
September 14, 1989 Texas Rangers 10 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 40-34 34-37 74-71
September 15, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at Milwaukee Brewers 6 L 40-34 34-38 74-72
September 16, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Milwaukee Brewers 5 L 40-34 34-39 74-73
September 17, 1989 Texas Rangers 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 40-34 35-39 75-73
September 18, 1989 Seattle Mariners 2 at Texas Rangers 5 W 41-34 35-39 76-73
September 19, 1989 Seattle Mariners 3 at Texas Rangers 5 W 42-34 35-39 77-73
September 20, 1989 Seattle Mariners 2 at Texas Rangers 3 W 43-34 35-39 78-73
September 21, 1989 Seattle Mariners 8 at Texas Rangers 3 L 43-35 35-39 78-74
September 22, 1989 Chicago White Sox 9 at Texas Rangers 6 L 43-36 35-39 78-75
September 23, 1989 Chicago White Sox 4 at Texas Rangers 6 W 44-36 35-39 79-75
September 24, 1989 Chicago White Sox 4 at Texas Rangers 5 W 45-36 35-39 80-75
September 25, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Oakland Athletics 2 W 45-36 36-39 81-75
September 26, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Oakland Athletics 4 L 45-36 36-40 81-76
September 27, 1989 Texas Rangers 0 at Oakland Athletics 5 L 45-36 36-41 81-77
September 28, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at Oakland Athletics 5 L 45-36 36-42 81-78
September 29, 1989 Texas Rangers 5 at California Angels 0 W 45-36 37-42 82-78
September 30, 1989 Texas Rangers 2 at California Angels 0 W 45-36 38-42 83-78
October 1, 1989 Texas Rangers 3 at California Angels 4 L 45-36 38-43 83-79