1972 Texas Rangers Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 54-100
Finished 6th in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 667,287, Avg. 8,897
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Manager: Ted Williams (54-100)
Location: Arlington, Texas
1972 Texas Rangers Statistics
1972 Texas Rangers Results

The Texas Rangers of the American League ended the 1972 season with a record of 54 wins and 100 losses, finishing sixth in the AL's West Division.

The Rangers scored 461 runs and conceded 628 runs, most in the circuit. Ted Ford led Texas with 14 home runs Dick Billings drove in 58 runs and topped all regular hitters with a .254 average. Rich Hand paced the squad with 10 wins, while Mike Paul earned a 2.17 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Ted Williams coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Larry Biittner1BLLJuly 27, 19466'2"205Pocahontas, IA USA
Dick BillingsCRRDecember 4, 19426'1"195Detroit, MI USA
Dick BosmanPRRFebruary 17, 19446'2"205Kenosha, WI USA
Pete BrobergPRRMarch 2, 19506'3"205West Palm Beach, FL USA
Jeff BurroughsLFRRMarch 7, 19516'1"200Long Beach, CA USA
Casey CoxPRRJuly 3, 19416'5"200Long Beach, CA USA
Jim Driscoll2BLRMay 14, 19445'11"175Medford, MA USA
Jan DukesPLLAugust 16, 19455'11"175Cheyenne, WY USA
Bill FaheyCLRJune 14, 19506'0"200Detroit, MI USA
Ted FordRFRRFebruary 7, 19475'10"180Vineland, NJ USA
Bill GogolewskiPLROctober 26, 19476'4"190Oshkosh, WI USA
Tom GrieveLFRRMarch 4, 19486'2"190Pittsfield, MA USA
Rich HandPRRJuly 10, 19486'1"195Bellevue, WA USA
Toby HarrahSSRROctober 26, 19486'0"175Sissonville, WV USA
Vic Harris2BBRMarch 27, 19505'11"165Los Angeles, CA USA
Rich HintonPLLMay 22, 19476'2"185Tucson, AZ USA
Frank Howard1BRRAugust 8, 19366'7"255Columbus, OH USA
Gerry JaneskiPRRApril 18, 19466'4"205Pasadena, CA USA
Dalton JonesIFLRDecember 10, 19436'1"180McComb, MS USA
Hal KingCLRFebruary 1, 19446'1"200Oviedo, FL USA
Ted Kubiak2BBRMay 12, 19426'0"175New Brunswick, NJ USA
Steve LawsonPRLDecember 28, 19506'1"175Oakland, CA USA
Paul LindbladPLLAugust 9, 19416'1"185Chanute, KS USA
Joe LovittoCFBRJanuary 6, 19516'0"185San Pedro, CA USA
Elliott MaddoxCFRRDecember 21, 19475'11"180East Orange, NJ USA
Marty MartinezSSBRAugust 23, 19416'0"170La Habana, La Cuba
Jim MasonSSLRAugust 14, 19506'2"185Mobile, AL USA
Don Mincher1BLRJune 24, 19386'3"205Huntsville, AL USA
Dave Nelson3BRRJune 20, 19445'10"160Fort Sill, OK USA
Jim PantherPRRMarch 1, 19456'1"190Burlington, IA USA
Mike PaulPLLApril 18, 19456'0"175Detroit, MI USA
Horacio PinaPRRMarch 12, 19456'2"177Matamoros, Co Mexico
Tom Ragland2BRRJune 16, 19465'10"155Talladega, AL USA
Lenny Randle2BBRFebruary 12, 19495'10"169Long Beach, CA USA
Jim RolandPRLDecember 14, 19426'3"175Franklin, NC USA
Jim ShellenbackPLLNovember 18, 19436'2"200Riverside, CA USA
Don StanhousePRRFebruary 12, 19516'2"185DuQuoin, IL USA
Ken SuarezCRRApril 12, 19435'9"175Tampa, FL USA