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Texas Rangers AL West
Matchup Preview • Tex vs. KC
Season Overview
Texas Rangers Kansas City Royals
27-29 (18) Season Record (MLB Rk) 35-22 (6)
2 Division Rank 2
10 League Rank 4
14-13 Home Record 21-8
13-16 Away Record 14-14
9-11 Division Record 12-7
18-18 League Record 32-19
249 Runs For 276
248 Runs Against 195
Won 3 Streak Won 1
Team Stats
.241 AVG .252
.313 OBP .313
.383 SLG .409
4.12 ERA 3.35
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 201.8
Age Average 28.4
Oldest Max Scherzer (39)
Youngest Jose Corniell (20)
Rookies 17
30 years old + 17
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 13
Free agency 20
Waivers 0
Trades 15
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 7166 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 4345 games / 1786 starts
Team Totals 11544 games / 1786 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 210.7
Age Average 28.0
Oldest Will Smith (34)
Youngest Bobby Witt Jr. (23)
Rookies 9
30 years old + 13
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 15
Free agency 17
Waivers 0
Trades 11
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 6170 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 3077 games / 995 starts
Team Totals 9371 games / 995 starts
Injuries
Bradford, Cody Lower back strain 60-day injured list
Burke, Brock Hand fracture - right 60-day injured list
Carter, Evan Lower back tightness 10-day injured list
Coleman, Carson Shoulder surgery - right 60-day injured list
deGrom, Jacob Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Foscue, Justin Oblique strain - left 60-day injured list
Gray, Jon Groin strain - right 15-day injured list
Jung, Josh Wrist fracture - right 60-day injured list
Mahle, Tyler Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Pruitt, Austin Knee injury - right 60-day injured list
Sborz, Josh Rotator cuff strain - right 15-day injured list
Scherzer, Max Back surgery 60-day injured list
Injuries
Bubic, Kris Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Lyles, Jordan Personal reasons inactive list
Massey, Michael Lower back sprain 10-day injured list
Taylor, Josh Biceps injury - left 60-day injured list
Wright, Kyle Shoulder surgery - right 60-day injured list
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Josh Smith - .280
Runs Batted In Adolis Garcia - 37
Home Runs Corey Seager - 13
Wins Dane Dunning - 4
Strikeouts Jon Gray - 56
ERA Jon Gray - 2.21
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Salvador Perez - .325
Runs Batted In Salvador Perez - 41
Home Runs Salvador Perez - 10
Wins Seth Lugo - 9
Strikeouts Cole Ragans - 83
ERA Seth Lugo - 1.72
Who's Hot?
Dane Dunning (P) 1-0, 0 in last 5.0IP
Andrew Heaney (P) 1-1, 4.77 in last 5.2IP
Michael Lorenzen (P) 0-1, 1.4 in last 19.1IP
Corey Seager (SS) .333, 10HR in last 57AB
Who's Not?
Nathan Eovaldi (P) 0-0, 6 in last 3.0IP
Adolis Garcia (OF) .125 in last 24AB
Robbie Grossman (DH) .083 in last 12AB
Jonah Heim (C) .164 in last 61AB
Travis Jankowski (OF) .214 in last 14AB
Nathaniel Lowe (1B) .153 in last 59AB
Marcus Semien (2B) .213 in last 75AB
Who's Hot?
Garrett Hampson (OF) .545 in last 11AB
Seth Lugo (P) 6-0, 1.52 in last 47.1IP
Cole Ragans (P) 2-1, 1.5 in last 18.0IP
Brady Singer (P) 1-0, 1.64 in last 11.0IP
Michael Wacha (P) 2-1, 2.37 in last 19.0IP
Bobby Witt Jr. (SS) .333, 4HR in last 54AB
Who's Not?
Adam Frazier (OF) .222 in last 9AB
Maikel Garcia (IF) .217 in last 23AB
Nick Loftin (IF) .222 in last 9AB
Alec Marsh (P) 1-1, 5.54 in last 13.0IP
MJ Melendez (OF) .091 in last 11AB
Vinnie Pasquantino (1B) .197 in last 61AB
Hunter Renfroe (OF) .214 in last 14AB
Nelson Velazquez (OF) .211 in last 19AB