1976 Texas Rangers Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 76-86
Finished 4th in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 1,161,682, Avg. 15,087
Ballpark: Arlington Stadium
Manager: Frank Lucchesi (76-86)
Location: Arlington, Texas
1976 Texas Rangers Statistics
1976 Texas Rangers Results

The Texas Rangers of the American League ended the 1976 season with a record of 76 wins and 86 losses, finishing fourth in the AL's West Division.

The Rangers plated 616 runs and allowed 652 runs. Tom Grieve paced Texas with 20 home runs, while Toby Harrah and Jeff Burroughs walloped 20 or more, too. Jeff Burroughs accounted for 86 RBI. Mike Hargrove led all regular batters with a .287 average. Gaylord Perry topped the team with 15 wins, and Bert Blyleven recorded a 2.76 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Frank Lucchesi coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Doug Ault1BRLMarch 9, 19506'3"200Beaumont, TX USA
Mike BacsikPRRApril 1, 19526'2"180Dallas, TX USA
Len BarkerPRRJuly 7, 19556'5"225Fort Knox, KY USA
Steve BarrPLLSeptember 8, 19516'4"200St. Louis, MO USA
Juan BeniquezCFRRMay 13, 19505'11"150San Sebastian, P.R.
Bert BlylevenPRRApril 6, 19516'3"200Zeist, Ut Netherlands
Tommy BoggsPRROctober 25, 19556'2"195Poughkeepsie, NY USA
Nelson BrilesPRRAugust 5, 19435'11"195Dorris, CA USA
Jeff BurroughsRFRRMarch 7, 19516'1"200Long Beach, CA USA
Gene ClinesLFRROctober 6, 19465'9"170San Pablo, CA USA
Mike Cubbage2BLRJuly 21, 19506'0"180Charlottesville, VA USA
John EllisCRRAugust 21, 19486'2"225New London, CT USA
Bill FaheyCLRJune 14, 19506'0"200Detroit, MI USA
Steve FoucaultPLROctober 3, 19496'0"205Duluth, MN USA
Jim Fregosi1BRRApril 4, 19426'1"190San Francisco, CA USA
Tom GrieveLFRRMarch 4, 19486'2"190Pittsfield, MA USA
Steve HarganPRRSeptember 8, 19426'3"170Fort Wayne, IN USA
Mike Hargrove1BLLOctober 26, 19496'0"195Perryton, TX USA
Toby HarrahSSRROctober 26, 19486'0"175Sissonville, WV USA
Joe HoernerPRLNovember 12, 19366'1"200Dubuque, IA USA
Roy Howell3BLRDecember 18, 19536'1"190Lompoc, CA USA
Joe LahoudLFLLApril 14, 19476'1"198Danbury, CT USA
Dave MoatesCFLLJanuary 30, 19485'9"163Great Lakes, IL USA
Ken PapeSSRROctober 1, 19515'11"195San Antonio, TX USA
Gaylord PerryPRRSeptember 15, 19386'4"205Williamston, NC USA
Stan PerzanowskiPBRAugust 25, 19506'2"170East Chicago, IN USA
Fritz PetersonPBLFebruary 8, 19426'0"185Chicago, IL USA
Greg Pryor2BRROctober 2, 19496'0"180Marietta, OH USA
Lenny Randle2BBRFebruary 12, 19495'10"169Long Beach, CA USA
Bill SingerPRRApril 24, 19446'4"184Los Angeles, CA USA
Craig SkokPRLSeptember 1, 19476'0"190Dobbs Ferry, NY USA
Roy Smalley2BBROctober 25, 19526'1"185Los Angeles, CA USA
Jim SundbergCRRMay 18, 19516'0"190Galesburg, IL USA
Jeff TerpkoPRROctober 16, 19506'0"180Sayre, PA USA
Danny Thompson3BRRFebruary 1, 19476'0"183Wichita, KS USA
Jim UmbargerPLLFebruary 17, 19536'6"200Burbank, CA USA