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1996 Texas Rangers Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 90-72
Finished 1st in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 2,889,040, Avg. 36,113
Ballpark: The Ballpark at Arlington
Won Division
American League Division Series - Lost to New York Yankees 3-1
Manager: Johnny Oates (90-72)
Location: Arlington, Texas
1996 Texas Rangers Roster
1996 Texas Rangers Results

The Texas Rangers of the American League ended the 1996 season with a record of 90 wins and 72 losses, finishing first in the AL's West Division.

The Rangers plated 928 runs and gave up 799 runs. Juan Gonzalez walloped 47 home runs for Texas, while Kevin Elster, Mickey Tettleton, Rusty Greer, Dean Palmer and Ivan Rodriguez each added 20 or more also. Juan Gonzalez drove in 144 runs. Rusty Greer led all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .332 average. Bobby Witt and Ken Hill topped the team with 16 wins each, plus Roger Pavlik, too contributed 15 or more wins, too Ken Hill earned a 3.63 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Johnny Oates coached the team. The 1996 Texas Rangers qualified for the playoffs as a division winner.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Ken Hill1610.6153.6335350730250.7250110101199531706451061
Bobby Witt1612.5715.4133321200199.723512912028963157214903
Roger Pavlik158.6525.1934340700201.021612011628815127508877
Darren Oliver146.7004.6630300110173.71909790207631121015777
Kevin Gross118.5795.2228194100129.315178751950278404580
John Burkett52.7144.061010011068.7753331416247200289
Dennis Cook52.7144.09600900070.3533432235764700298
Jeff Russell33.5003.385501100356.0582221522323403249
Gil Heredia25.2865.894402100173.39150481214243102320
Ed Vosberg11.5003.275202100844.0511716421432021195
Rick Helling12.3337.5262200020.32317177901600192
Mark Brandenburg13.2503.21260800047.7482217325137210215
Danny Patterson000.007050008.71040031500038
Mike Stanton01.0003.22220900022.320882411400088
Jose Alberro01.0005.795110009.31466171200046
Matt Whiteside01.0006.68140700032.3432424811115001148
Mike Henneman07.0005.7949045003142.0412827617534004182
Totals9072.5564.65510163144195431449.3156979974916858244976439386358

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Ivan Rodriguez1536856391161924731986503855.300.342.473.814302154047
Darryl Hamilton148696627941842946511555466.293.348.381.730239152764
Rusty Greer1396175429618041618100906286.332.397.530.927287930104
Juan Gonzalez1345925418917033247144204582.314.368.6431.0113481030312
Dean Palmer15465258298163262381072059145.280.348.527.876307155064
Mark McLemore1476115178415023454627108769.290.389.379.768196160255
Kevin Elster1575965157913032224994152138.252.317.462.7792388216111
Will Clark117512436691242511372216467.284.377.436.813190105075
Mickey Tettleton1435994917812126124832195137.246.366.450.816221123198
Warren Newson9127323534601411031303782.255.355.451.80610630011
Damon Buford90162145304190620851534.283.348.469.8176830110
Dave Valle42958614266131700917.302.368.500.8684330000
Kurt Stillwell46897712214014001011.273.364.364.7272811100
Rene Gonzales511049219204025001011.217.288.326.6153030020
Lee Stevens2786786182331200622.231.291.449.7393521010
Lou Frazier306050513210542810.260.373.340.7131721100
Craig Worthington1327192300140063.158.333.316.649610020
Benji Gil5750200010111.400.500.400.900200100
Luis Ortiz3771201110001.286.2861.0001.286700000
Rikkert Faneyte8750100010000.200.200.200.400100200
Jack Voigt5991100000002.111.111.111.222100000
Kevin Brown3841000010022.000.375.000.375001010
Jeff Russell55000000000000000000
Matt Whiteside14000000000000000000
Mike Stanton22000000000000000000
Ed Vosberg52000000000000000000
Bobby Witt33000000000000000000
Roger Pavlik34000000000000000000
Mark Brandenburg26000000000000000000
John Burkett10000000000000000000
Dennis Cook60000000000000000000
Kevin Gross28000000000000000000
Rick Helling6000000000000000000
Mike Henneman49000000000000000000
Gil Heredia44000000000000000000
Ken Hill35000000000000000000
Darren Oliver30000000000000000000
Danny Patterson7000000000000000000
Jose Alberro5000000000000000000
Totals22166494570292816223233222189083266601041.284.358.469.827267212831326951


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Will Clark1B117116994.795673490.9969.3118.7950000
Mickey Tettleton1B2323182.016111414.9778.5057.4780000
Lee Stevens1B1815146.015214121.9941.2339.2220000
Rene Gonzales1B239102.7886111.9898.2404.0870000
Craig Worthington1B6014.0164011.00012.8573.3330000
Dave Valle1B506.050011.0007.5001.0000000
Kurt Stillwell1B104.030001.0006.7503.0000000
Rusty Greer1B100.00000.0000000
Mark McLemore2B1471451279.331347312115.9855.5295.3470000
Kurt Stillwell2B2113126.0242924.9643.7862.5240000
Rene Gonzales2B5542.0218011.0004.2864.0000000
Lou Frazier2B102.00010.000.000.0000000
Dean Palmer3B1541531321.31052211617.9532.2202.1170000
Rene Gonzales3B15463.0716031.0003.2861.5330000
Craig Worthington3B7651.02911.9171.9411.5710000
Kurt Stillwell3B6011.001011.000.818.1670000
Jack Voigt3B103.001001.0003.0001.0000000
Ivan RodriguezC1461411223.3850811011.9896.8496.377100464851.1
Dave ValleC3521212.01451312.9946.7084.5140016730.4
Kevin BrownC2114.0111001.0007.7146.0000001100.0
Darryl HamiltonOF1471451266.33872001.0002.7652.6460000
Rusty GreerOF1371361196.3304650.9842.3322.2630000
Juan GonzalezOF102102856.0163620.9881.7771.6570000
Warren NewsonOF6652468.0122512.9922.4421.9240000
Damon BufordOF8034380.3933001.0002.2721.2000000
Lou FrazierOF1512108.731310.9712.8162.2670000
Lee StevensOF5535.050001.0001.2861.0000000
Rikkert FaneyteOF6221.3110001.0004.6411.8330000
Jack VoigtOF3114.050001.0003.2141.6670000
Mark McLemoreOF102.00000.000.0000000
Rene GonzalesOF100.00000.0000000
Ken HillP3535250.7223715.9832.1181.6860000
Roger PavlikP3434201.091421.9201.030.6760000
Bobby WittP3332199.7102813.9741.7131.1520000
Darren OliverP3030173.742313.9641.399.9000000
Kevin GrossP2819129.3111921.9382.0881.0710000
Gil HerediaP44073.377001.0001.718.3180000
Dennis CookP60070.345001.0001.152.1500000
John BurkettP101068.774001.0001.4421.1000000
Jeff RussellP55056.018001.0001.446.1640000
Mark BrandenburgP26047.712001.000.566.1150000
Ed VosbergP52044.0111001.0002.455.2310000
Mike HennemanP49042.01610.8751.500.1430000
Matt WhitesideP14032.314001.0001.392.3570000
Mike StantonP22022.30000.000.0000000
Rick HellingP6220.321001.0001.328.5000000
Jose AlberroP519.312001.0002.893.6000000
Danny PattersonP708.702001.0002.077.2860000
Kevin ElsterSS1571551355.028544114103.9814.8224.6240000
Rene GonzalesSS10447.0122115.9716.3193.3000000
Kurt StillwellSS9227.33910.9233.9511.3330000
Benji GilSS5220.05710.9235.4002.4000000
Totals1988146713044.04348164787416.9864.1363.016100625647.5

Postseason - Pitching:

Player Rnd W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
John BurkettALDS2101.0002.001101009.01022010700038
Ed VosbergALDS2001000000.010000000001
Danny PattersonALDS2000.001000000.310000000002
Dennis CookALDS2000.002000001.300001000005
Mike HennemanALDS2000.003020001.010001110006
Jeff RussellALDS2003.002000003.0311000100011
Ken HillALDS2004.501100006.0533130110027
Bobby WittALDS2008.101100003.3433020300116
Mike StantonALDS201.0002.703010003.3221130300013
Darren OliverALDS201.0003.381100008.0633120310029
Roger PavlikALDS201.0006.751000002.7422100100012
Totals13.2503.55174310038.0371615413120201160

Postseason - Batting:

Player Rnd GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Juan GonzalezALDS2419165700590032.438.5261.3751.9012200001
Ivan RodriguezALDS2419161610020023.375.444.438.882700100
Kevin ElsterALDS2415122420001032.333.467.500.967600000
Dean PalmerALDS2419193410120005.211.211.421.632800000
Darryl HamiltonALDS2420190300000002.158.158.158.316300100
Mark McLemoreALDS2417151200020104.133.133.133.267200200
Rusty GreerALDS2419162200000033.125.263.125.388210000
Will ClarkALDS2419161200000032.125.263.125.388210001
Mickey TettletonALDS2417121100010057.083.353.083.436100000
Warren NewsonALDS22210000000010.000.500.000.500000000
Bobby WittALDS21000000000000000000
Ed VosbergALDS21000000000000000000
Mike StantonALDS23000000000000000000
Jeff RussellALDS22000000000000000000
Roger PavlikALDS21000000000000000000
Danny PattersonALDS21000000000000000000
Darren OliverALDS21000000000000000000
Ken HillALDS21000000000000000000
Mike HennemanALDS23000000000000000000
Rene GonzalesALDS21000000000000000000
Dennis CookALDS22000000000000000000
John BurkettALDS21000000000000000000
Damon BufordALDS22000000000000000000
Totals58166142163140616112030.218.315.373.6885320402

Postseason - Fielding:

Player Rnd Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
Will ClarkALDS21B4438.0365051.0009.7111.250
Mark McLemoreALDS22B4438.0817021.0005.9216.250
Dean PalmerALDS23B4438.03910.9232.8423.000
Ivan RodriguezALDS2C4438.0213011.0005.6846.000
Darryl HamiltonALDS2CF4438.0161011.0004.0264.250
Rusty GreerALDS2LF4438.0120001.0002.8423.000
John BurkettALDS2P119.010001.0001.0001.000
Darren OliverALDS2P118.003021.0003.3753.000
Ken HillALDS2P116.012001.0004.5003.000
Bobby WittALDS2P113.30000.000.000
Mike StantonALDS2P303.301001.0002.700.333
Jeff RussellALDS2P203.00000.000.000
Roger PavlikALDS2P102.710001.0003.3751.000
Dennis CookALDS2P201.30000.000.000
Mike HennemanALDS2P301.00000.000.000
Danny PattersonALDS2P100.30000.000.000
Ed VosbergALDS2P100.00000.000
Juan GonzalezALDS2RF4438.080001.0001.8952.000
Kevin ElsterALDS2SS4437.07714.9333.4053.500
Rene GonzalesALDS2SS101.00000.000.000
Totals5036342.011448215.9884.2633.240




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