1987 Texas Rangers Roster

The 1987 Texas Rangers team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1987 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1987 Texas Rangers Opening Day starters list, a 1987 Texas Rangers salary list, a 1987 Texas Rangers uniform number breakdown and a 1987 Texas Rangers primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1987 Texas Rangers

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Complete Roster

6-06
190
Right
Right
1962-08-01
6-02
192
Right
Right
1966-04-29
6-02
180
Right
Right
1959-02-04
6-02
195
Right
Right
1963-04-09
6-00
175
Both
Both
1955-11-02
6-03
205
Right
Right
1962-02-16
6-02
190
Right
Right
1948-01-05
6-01
180
Left
Left
1958-03-10
6-02
187
Left
Left
1959-08-03
6-01
185
Left
Left
1962-02-02
6-04
210
Right
Right
1964-03-26
6-05
200
Right
Right
1964-11-24
6-02
205
Left
Left
1958-11-21
6-00
175
Left
Left
1956-11-26
6-03
185
Right
Right
1963-01-28
6-03
220
Right
Right
1956-01-25
6-03
210
Right
Right
1961-09-02
6-04
205
Left
Left
1964-11-17
6-02
205
Right
Right
1964-05-11
6-02
185
Right
Left
1959-09-25
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-09-11
6-01
185
Right
Right
1963-06-25
5-10
170
Right
Both
1966-02-13
6-02
190
Right
Right
1961-09-26
5-11
173
Right
Right
1958-07-30
6-02
180
Right
Right
1962-03-25
6-01
198
Left
Left
1958-02-09
6-00
190
Right
Left
1960-12-25
6-04
215
Right
Right
1946-11-02
6-00
165
Right
Right
1961-05-21
5-09
158
Right
Both
1961-04-26
5-11
185
Right
Right
1960-01-10
6-03
195
Right
Both
1963-01-20
6-01
230
Right
Right
1964-04-02
5-09
165
Left
Left
1962-08-25
6-00
185
Right
Right
1959-08-08
6-01
200
Right
Both
1965-10-06
6-03
215
Right
Right
1953-11-10
6-00
193
Right
Left
1952-01-17
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The 1987 Texas Rangers played 162 games during the regular season, won 75 games, lost 87 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Arlington Stadium (Park Factors: 100/100) where 1,763,053 fans witnessed their 1987 Rangers finish the season with a .463 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1987 Texas Rangers Opening Day starters list, a 1987 Texas Rangers salary list, a 1987 Texas Rangers uniform number breakdown and a 1987 Texas Rangers primary starters list:

1987 Texas Rangers
Salaries

Charlie Hough $820,000.00
Greg Harris $620,000.00
Darrell Porter $260,000.00
Oddibe McDowell $162,500.00
Steve Buechele $135,000.00
Dwayne Henry $120,000.00
Scott Anderson $62,500.00
Bob Brower $62,500.00
Jerry Browne $62,500.00
Ed Correa $62,500.00
Jose Guzman $62,500.00
Pete Incaviglia $62,500.00
Paul Kilgus $62,500.00
Mike Loynd $62,500.00
Bob Malloy $62,500.00
Gary Mielke $62,500.00
Dale Mohorcic $62,500.00
Mike Stanley $62,500.00
Greg Tabor $62,500.00
Mitch Williams $62,500.00
Bobby Witt $62,500.00
Ruben Sierra $60,000.00

Did you know that a 1987 Texas Rangers Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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