1976 Texas Rangers season: Wikis

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1976 Texas Rangers
Major league affiliations
Location
1976 information
Owner(s) Bradford G. Corbett
Manager(s) Frank Lucchesi
Local television KXAS-TV
(Dick Risenhoover, Tom Vandergriff)
Local radio WBAP
(Dick Risenhoover, Bill Merrill)

The Texas Rangers 1976 season involved the Rangers finishing 4th in the American League West with a record of 76 wins and 86 losses.

Contents

Offseason

Regular season

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Season standings

AL West W L GB Pct.
Kansas City Royals 90 72 -- .556
Oakland Athletics 87 74 2.5 .540
Minnesota Twins 85 77 5 .525
Texas Rangers 76 86 14 .469
California Angels 76 86 14 .469
Chicago White Sox 64 97 25.5 .398

Notable transactions

Roster

1976 Texas Rangers roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
CF Beníquez, JuanJuan Beníquez 145 478 122 .255 0 33

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Moates, DaveDave Moates 85 137 33 .241 0 13
Smalley, RoyRoy Smalley 41 129 29 .225 1 8
Cubbage, MikeMike Cubbage 14 32 7 .219 0 0
Ellis, JohnJohn Ellis 11 31 13 .419 1 8
Ault, DougDoug Ault 9 20 6 .300 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Briles, NelsonNelson Briles 32 210 11 9 3.26 98
Blyleven, BertBert Blyleven 24 202.1 9 11 2.76 144
Boggs, TommyTommy Boggs 13 90.1 1 7 3.49 36
Singer, BillBill Singer 10 64.2 4 1 3.48 34
Barker, LenLen Barker 2 15 1 0 2.40 7

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Barr, SteveSteve Barr 20 67.2 2 6 5.59 27
Peterson, FritzFritz Peterson 4 15 1 0 3.60 4

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Foucault, SteveSteve Foucault 46 8 8 5 3.33 41
Bacsik, MikeMike Bacsik 23 3 2 0 4.25 21
Perzanowski, StanStan Perzanowski 5 0 0 0 10.03 6

Awards and honors

All-Star Game

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Sacramento Solons Pacific Coast League Rich Donnelly
AA San Antonio Missions Texas League Marty Martínez
A Asheville Tourists Western Carolinas League Wayne Terwilliger
Rookie GCL Rangers Gulf Coast League Joe Klein

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: GCL Rangers

Notes

References

  • Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds (2007). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (3rd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-1-932391-17-6.  

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