1984 Texas Rangers season
|1984 Texas Rangers|
|Major League affiliations|
|General manager(s)||Joe Klein, Tom Grieve|
(Eric Nadel, Steve Busby, Merle Harmon)
(Eric Nadel, Mark Holtz )
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- November 21, 1983: Marv Foley was signed as a free agent by the Rangers.
- December 7, 1983: John Butcher and Mike Smithson were traded by the Rangers to the Minnesota Twins for Gary Ward and Sam Sorce (minors).
- December 8, 1983: Jim Sundberg was traded by the Rangers to the Milwaukee Brewers for Ned Yost and Dan Scarpetta (minors).
- January 17, 1984: Gordon Dillard was drafted by the Rangers in the 2nd round of the 1984 Major League Baseball draft, but did not sign.
- January 27, 1984: Tommy Boggs was signed as a free agent by the Rangers.
- May 6, 1984: Cal Ripken, Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles hit for the cycle in a game against the Rangers.
|Kansas City Royals||84||78||0.519||—||44–37||40–41|
|Chicago White Sox||74||88||0.457||10||43–38||31–50|
Record vs. opponents
1984 American League Records
- May 25, 1984: Mike Richardt was traded by the Rangers to the Houston Astros for Alan Bannister.
- July 2, 1984: The Rangers traded players to be named later to the Chicago Cubs for Dickie Noles. The Rangers completed the deal by sending Tim Henry (minors) and Jorge Gomez (minors) to the Cubs on December 11.
|1984 Texas Rangers roster|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|1B||O'Brien, PetePete O'Brien||142||520||149||.287||18||80|
|3B||Bell, BuddyBuddy Bell||148||553||174||.315||11||83|
|LF||Sample, BillyBilly Sample||130||489||121||.247||5||33|
|CF||Ward, GaryGary Ward||155||602||171||.284||21||79|
|Yost, NedNed Yost||80||242||44||.182||6||25|
|Jones, BobbyBobby Jones||64||143||37||.259||4||22|
|Foley, MarvMarv Foley||63||115||25||.217||6||19|
|Bannister, AlanAlan Bannister||47||112||33||.295||2||9|
|Richardt, MikeMike Richardt||6||9||1||.111||0||0|
|Noles, DickieDickie Noles||18||57.2||2||3||5.15||39|
|Bibby, JimJim Bibby||8||0||0||0||4.41||6|
Awards and honors
See also: Minor League Baseball
|AAA||Oklahoma City 89ers||American Association||Tom Burgess and Rusty Gerhardt|
|AA||Tulsa Drillers||Texas League||Orlando Gómez|
|A||Salem Redbirds||Carolina League||Bill Stearns|
|A||Burlington Rangers||Midwest League||Rudy Jaramillo|
|A-Short Season||Tri-City Triplets||Northwest League||Marty Scott|
|Rookie||GCL Rangers||Gulf Coast League||Mike Bucci|
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Tri-City, GCL Rangers
- 1984 Texas Rangers at Baseball Reference
- 1984 Texas Rangers at Baseball Almanac
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (2007). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (3rd ed.). Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America. ISBN 978-1-932391-17-6.