1997 Texas Rangers Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 77-85
Finished 3rd in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 2,923,590, Avg. 36,545
Ballpark: The Ballpark at Arlington
Manager: Johnny Oates (77-85)
Location: Arlington, Texas
1997 Texas Rangers Roster
1997 Texas Rangers Results

The Texas Rangers of the American League ended the 1997 season with a record of 77 wins and 85 losses, finishing third in the AL's West Division.

The Rangers plated 807 runs and surrendered 823 runs. Juan Gonzalez walloped 42 home runs for Texas, while Ivan Rodriguez, Lee Stevens and Rusty Greer each swatted 20 or more, too. Juan Gonzalez drove in 131 runs. Rusty Greer led all regular hitters with a .321 average. Darren Oliver topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 4.20 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Johnny Oates coached the team.

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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
Darren Oliver1312.5204.2032320310201.321311194298231041107887
Bobby Witt1212.5004.8234321300209.024511811233744121207919
Danny Patterson106.6253.425401700171.0702927323469017296
John Burkett912.4294.5630300200189.32401069620301139401828
John Wetteland72.7781.9461058003165.0431814521363001259
Ken Hill58.3855.1919190000111.012969641156368205499
Matt Whiteside41.8005.08421800072.7854541426344323323
Julio Santana46.4006.7530143000104.014186781649264418496
Rick Helling33.5004.58108100055.0472928521046203226
Roger Pavlik35.3754.371111000057.7592928731135100256
Eric Gunderson21.6673.266001100149.7451918515331212209
Scott Bailes101.0002.86240700022.0189721021400091
Wilson Heredia101.0003.20100300019.714972160800089
Tanyon Sturtze11.5008.2795100032.7453030618018011155
Ed Vosberg12.3334.614201600041.0442321315629201180
Terry Clark14.2005.8795200030.7412020310011201138
Eric Moody01.0004.26101300019.0261094201200082
Bryan Eversgerd02.00020.253010001.3533030200012
Jose Alberro03.0007.94104200028.3373325417111103143
Xavier Hernandez04.0004.564402000049.3512725722436205221
Totals7785.4754.7054416215481331429.7159882374716954140925386556309

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
Rusty Greer1576906011121934232687958387.321.405.531.936319113124
Ivan Rodriguez150648597981873442077733889.313.360.484.844289188147
Juan Gonzalez13357953387158243421310033107.296.335.589.9243141230107
Will Clark110450393561282911251004962.326.400.496.896195430511
Lee Stevens137454426581282422174132383.300.336.514.850219181132
Domingo Cedeno11339736549103196436332777.282.334.400.73414652210
Mark McLemore893993494791172125754054.261.338.330.66811552621
Dean Palmer9438635547872101455102684.245.296.423.71915041132
Damon Buford12240436649821808391873083.224.287.339.62612483320
Benji Gil1103453173571132531121796.224.263.325.58710331640
Fernando Tatis60241223295790829301442.256.297.404.7019060220
Billy Ripken7121820318569132401932.276.300.374.6747670150
Tom Goodwin5323520739491320171662537.237.319.319.6386621021
Warren Newson8120116923361011023303153.213.333.462.7957840012
Mike Simms5912111113288052201827.252.298.459.7575130021
Jim Leyritz3711385112440014102322.282.446.329.7762823110
Alex Diaz2897908204021211513.222.268.333.6013031010
Mike Devereaux298072815300710710.208.275.250.5251800010
Henry Mercedes235647410400400625.213.302.298.6001400300
Marc Sagmoen21464326201400213.140.174.256.4301110010
Hanley Frias1427264510010014.192.222.231.453610000
Mickey Tettleton17484454103400312.091.167.318.4851411001
Kevin Brown4551200110000.400.4001.0001.400500000
Bobby Witt35661210120001.333.3331.0001.333600000
John Wetteland611111100100001.0001.0002.0003.000200000
Terry Clark91101000000001.0001.0001.0002.000100000
Julio Santana30220100000000.500.500.5001.000100000
Darren Oliver32321100020001.500.667.5001.167101000
John Burkett30551100000001.200.200.200.400100000
Dave Silvestri2440000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Rick Helling10330000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Scott Bailes24000000000000000000
Ed Vosberg42000000000000000000
Eric Moody10000000000000000000
Matt Whiteside42000000000000000000
Tanyon Sturtze9000000000000000000
Jose Alberro10000000000000000000
Ken Hill19000000000000000000
Eric Gunderson60000000000000000000
Wilson Heredia10000000000000000000
Xavier Hernandez44000000000000000000
Roger Pavlik11000000000000000000
Danny Patterson54000000000000000000
Bryan Eversgerd3000000000000000000
Totals22596265565180715473112718777372375001116.274.334.438.771247311834285239


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Will Clark1B10098848.088062486.9969.9989.4200000
Lee Stevens1B6254478.045633345.9949.2077.8870000
Jim Leyritz1B9553.7602041.0001.3986.8890000
Billy Ripken1B9335.0344041.0009.7714.2220000
Mike Simms1B2213.013112.9339.6927.0000000
Marc Sagmoen1B101.010001.0009.0001.0000000
Alex Diaz1B101.020001.00018.0002.0000000
Mark McLemore2B8986742.3148254860.9804.8744.5170000
Domingo Cedeno2B6553484.31001621128.9604.8694.0310000
Billy Ripken2B2523195.04078218.9835.4464.7200000
Alex Diaz2B105.041001.0009.0005.0000000
Hanley Frias2B103.002001.0006.0002.0000000
Dean Palmer3B9392799.3721621010.9592.6352.5160000
Fernando Tatis3B6060529.3459075.9512.2952.2500000
Billy Ripken3B13772.0412021.0002.0001.2310000
Domingo Cedeno3B3327.026021.0002.6672.6670000
Dave Silvestri3B102.00000.000.0000000
Ivan RodriguezC1431391201.082175711.9926.7146.26630374957.0
Henry MercedesC2312128.778412.9885.7363.565201118.3
Jim LeyritzC111087.056510.9846.3105.5451011635.3
Kevin BrownC4113.09010.9006.2312.25000100.0
Rusty GreerOF1531521327.33189120.9652.2172.1370000
Damon BufordOF117102909.7282734.9902.8592.4700000
Juan GonzalezOF6464555.7128641.9712.1702.0940000
Tom GoodwinOF5149426.0138320.9862.9792.7650000
Warren NewsonOF5838357.093150.9492.3701.6210000
Alex DiazOF2321194.348210.9802.3162.1740000
Mike DevereauxOF2820182.0400001.0001.9781.4290000
Lee StevensOF2220151.0300001.0001.7881.3640000
Marc SagmoenOF1710101.0240001.0002.1391.4120000
Mike SimmsOF191084.023010.9582.4641.2110000
Mark McLemoreOF101.00000.000.0000000
Bobby WittP3432209.0102712.9741.5931.0880000
Darren OliverP3232201.372320.9381.341.9380000
John BurkettP3030189.3122811.9761.9011.3330000
Ken HillP1919111.01325011.0003.0812.0000000
Julio SantanaP3014104.0615031.0001.817.7000000
Matt WhitesideP42172.791611.9623.096.5950000
Danny PattersonP54071.047011.0001.394.2040000
John WettelandP61065.016001.000.969.1150000
Roger PavlikP111157.73411.8751.092.6360000
Rick HellingP10855.011001.000.327.2000000
Eric GundersonP60049.713001.000.725.0670000
Xavier HernandezP44049.336011.0001.642.2050000
Ed VosbergP42041.01410.8331.098.1190000
Tanyon SturtzeP9532.701001.000.276.1110000
Terry ClarkP9530.76712.9293.8151.4440000
Jose AlberroP10428.33511.8892.541.8000000
Scott BailesP24022.026011.0003.273.3330000
Wilson HerediaP10019.703011.0001.373.3000000
Eric MoodyP10119.012001.0001.421.3000000
Bryan EversgerdP301.30000.000.0000000
Benji GilSS106100860.71633281971.9635.1344.6320000
Domingo CedenoSS4330279.74491628.9574.3443.1400000
Billy RipkenSS3124213.33864315.9714.3033.2900000
Hanley FriasSS12768.01211021.0003.0441.9170000
Dave SilvestriSS118.002001.0002.2502.0000000
Totals2006145812867.042891666121416.9804.1652.96960605648.3




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