1975 Texas Rangers season

1975 Texas Rangers season

The 1975 Texas Rangers season involved the Rangers finishing 3rd in the American League West with a record of 79 wins and 83 losses.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

AL West W L GB Pct.
Oakland Athletics 98 64 -- .605
Kansas City Royals 91 71 7 .562
Texas Rangers 79 83 19 .488
Minnesota Twins 76 83 20.5 .478
Chicago White Sox 75 86 22.5 .466
California Angels 72 89 25.5 .447


Notable transactions

Roster

1975 Texas Rangers
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 Moates, DaveDave Moates 54 175 48 .274 3 14

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Smalley, RoyRoy Smalley 78 250 57 .228 3 33
Davis, WillieWillie Davis 42 169 42 .249 5 17
Nelson, DaveDave Nelson 28 80 17 .213 2 10
Jones, BobbyBobby Jones 9 11 1 .091 0 0
Brinkman, EdEd Brinkman 1 2 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Perry, GaylordGaylord Perry 22 184 12 8 3.03 148
Bibby, JimJim Bibby 12 68.1 2 6 5.00 31
Clyde, DavidDavid Clyde 1 7 0 1 2.57 2

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Brown, JackieJackie Brown 17 70.1 5 5 4.22 35
Bacsik, MikeMike Bacsik 7 26.2 1 2 3.71 13

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Foucault, SteveSteve Foucault 59 8 4 10 4.12 56
Thomas, StanStan Thomas 46 4 4 3 3.10 46
Moore, TommyTommy Moore 12 0 2 0 8.14 15

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Spokane Indians Pacific Coast League Del Wilber
AA Pittsfield Rangers Eastern League Jackie Moore and Marty Martínez
A Lynchburg Rangers Carolina League Wayne Terwilliger
A Anderson Rangers Western Carolinas League Rich Donnelly
Rookie GCL Rangers Gulf Coast League Joe Klein

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: GCL Rangers

Notes

References

External links

  • 1975 Texas Rangers team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1975 Texas Rangers team page at www.baseball-almanac.com