TEXAS RANGERS 1983

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48 Wed 1 June H Kansas City L 3 4   15-33

Renko (2-5)

Honeycutt (3-5)

Quisenberry (7)

Parrish, 2-4, 2 RBI
  Thu 2 June   OFF                  
49 Fri 3 June H Detroit L 2 7   15-34 Morris (9-2) Smithson (0-8)   Bell, 2-5, 2B & 3B; 2-run triple in 7th
50 Sat 4 June H Detroit W 4 3   16-34 Butcher (2-2) Berenguer (2-2)   Bell wins game with 2-out, bottom of 9th single
51 Sun 5 June H Detroit L 2 6   16-35 Pashnick (1-0) Darwin (3-8) Gumpert (1) Tanana 5 scoreless relief innings.
  Mon 6 June   OFF                  
52 Tue 7 June @ Seattle W 4 3 11 17-35 Butcher (3-2) Clark (0-1) Jones (8) Rangers rally to tie game in 9th and wins on Bell's single in 11th
53 Wed 8 June @ Seattle L 1 5   17-36 Young (9-3) Smithson (0-9)   Rangers score in 9th on bases loaded HPB by Dent
54 Thu 9 June @ Seattle W 1 0   18-36 Hough (2-6) Beattie (2-4)   Hough, CG shutout, 2-hits, 2 BBs, 8 Ks. O'Brien RBI single in 3rd.
55 Fri 10 Jun @ Minnesota W 5 0   19-36 Tanana (5-2) Viola (2-6)   O'Brien 4 RBI on bases loaded HB, 2-run single and SF. Tanana 8 scoreless innings, 6 hits, 1 BB, 1 HB, 5 Ks
56 Sat 11 Jun @ Minnesota W 12 7   20-36 Darwin (4-8) Havens (2-4)   Rangers, 19 hits; 7 runs on 12 batters in 3rd. Sample 3-4, HR (1), 3 RBI
57 Sun 12 Jun @ Minnesota W 3 0   21-36 Honeycutt (4-5) Schrom (3-2) Jones (9) Johnson solo HR (3) in 7th, O'Brien 2-run HR (4) in 8th.  Honeycutt 8 2/3 innings, 4 hits, 1 BB.
58 Mon 13 Jun H Seattle W 7 6   22-36 Matlack (3-2) Stanton (1-3)   Rangers rally for 4-runs in 9th. Sandberg's 2-run single with runners on 2nd & 3rd is game winner.
59 Tue 14 Jun H Seattle L 2 3   22-37 Beattie (3-4) Hough (2-7) Caudill (13) Dent fouls out to 2B with runners on 1st & 2nd in 9th
60 Wed 15 Jun H Seattle W 5 2   23-37 Tanana (6-2) Stoddard (2-8)   Tanana's scoreless streak ends at 21.1 innings in 6th. Bell 2-4, HR (4), 2 RBI
61 Thu 16 Jun H Minnesota W 3 0   24-37 Darwin (5-8) Oelkers (0-4)   Darwin, CG, 5 hits, 1 BB, 8 Ks; second shutout by Darwin. 5th team shutout.
62 Fri 17 Jun H Minnesota L 1 2   24-38 Schrom (4-2) Honeycutt (4-6) Davis (10) Parrish thrown out at home in 2nd on '66' roll. Honeycutt, CG, 8 hits, 2 ER 1 BB, 1 K.
63 Sat 18 Jun H Minnesota L 2 9   24-39 Castillo (4-5) Smithson (0-10)   RARE PLAY: 4th inning, runners on 1st & 2nd, O'Brien hits into FC to Gaetti, who throws wild to 2nd, Rivers scoring, Bell taking 3rd. Bell is thrown out at home & O'Brien to 2nd.
64 Sun 19 Jun H Minnesota W 5 2   25-39 Hough (3-7) Williams (4-5) Jones (10) Parrish, 2-4, 2 HRs (7 & 8), 3 RBI.
65 Mon 20 Jun H California L 0 1   25-40 John (6-6) Tanana (6-3)   Rangers' held to 3 hits & 2 BBs. Rangers' 9th team shutout.
66 Tue 21 Jun H California W 7 3   26-40 Darwin (6-8) McLaughlin (0-1) Schmidt (1) Darwin, 8 IP, 6 hits, 2 ER.  Wright, HR (6), 3 RBI.
67 Wed 22 Jun H California W 3 1   27-40 Honeycutt (5-6) Forsch (5-8) Butcher (1) Wright's triple in 7th breaks 1-1 tie. Wright later scores on O'Brien's SF.
  Thu 23 Jun   OFF                  
68 Fri 24 Jun (DH1) H Oakland L 1 8   27-41 Underwood (2-5) Smithson (0-11)   Anderson 2-3, has only Ranger RBI in 7th.
69 Fri 24 Jun (DH2) H Oakland W 11 5   28-41 Butcher (4-2) J. Jones (0-1)   Rangers score 5-runs in 5th and 8th innings. Butcher 4.2 IP, 5 hits, 0 runs in relief of Hough.
70 Sat 25 Jun H Oakland L 2 4   28-42 Krueger (8-4) Tanana (6-4) Burgmeier (12) Tanana, CG, 7 hits, 2 BBs, 8 Ks. Sundberg & Dent RBIs
71 Sun 26 Jun H Oakland W 4 3   29-42 Darwin (7-8) McCatty (3-4) Jones (11) Parrish hits 2-run HR (9) in 8th for GW hit.
72 Mon 27 Jun @ California W 3 2   30-42 Honeycutt (6-6) Kison (4-4)   Honeycutt, CG, 9-hits, 2 ER, 0 BBs, 1 K.
73 Tue 28 Jun @ California W 1 0   31-42 Hough (4-7) Forsch (5-9)   Hough, CG, 3-hits, 4 BBs,  6 Ks. Bell, 2-out RBI single in 8th..
74 Wed 29 Jun @ California W 6 3 12 32-42 Butcher (5-2) Curtis (1-3)   Sample hits 3-run HR (2) in top of 12th for game winner. Parrish solo HR (10) in 4th.
75 Thu 30 Jun @ California W 3 1   33-42 Tanana (7-4) Witt (1-4)   Tanana, CG, 4-hits, 3 BBS, 9 Ks. Parrish solo HR (11) in 5th.
76 Fri 1 July @ Oakland W 8 5   34-42 Darwin (8-8) Callahan (0-3)   Darwin, 8 IP, 7 hits, 2 ER. Wright, 2-5, 2-run HR (7) in 3rd.
77 Sat 2 July @ Oakland W 6 5   35-42 Honeycutt (7-6) Underwood (3-6) Jones (12) Wright, 4-5, 2 doubles, 2-run HR (8) in 3rd.
78 Sun 3 July @ Oakland L 2 4   35-43 J. Jones (1-1) Hough (4-8) Burgmeier (15) Parrish solo HR (12) in 2nd. Hough, CG, 8 IP, 4 ER, 4 BBs, 3 Ks.
79 Mon 4 July @ Oakland W 6 4   36-43 Smithson (1-11) McCatty (4-5) Jones (13) Smithson wins 1st game in 17 starts. Dent, 3-5, RS
  Tue 5 July   OFF                  
  Wed 6 July   All-Star Game                  
  Thu 7 July   OFF                  
80 Fri 8 July @ Toronto L 1 4   36-44 Clancy (9-6) Darwin (8-9)   Rangers held to 7 hits; scores only run in 6th on Bell's SF that tied game at 1-1,
81 Sat 9 July @ Toronto L 4 6   36-45 Leal (8-8) Hough (4-9)   Bell, 3-4, 2 RBI, solo HR (5) in 5th.
82 Sun 10 July @ Toronto W 4 1   37-45 Honeycutt (8-6) Stieb (15-4)   Honeycutt, CG, 6-hits, 1 ER, 1 BBs, 4 Ks, 1 BK.  Rangers score 3-runs in 6th to break 0-0 tie.  Parrish, SF, 2 RBI and Wright, 2-run HR (9).
83 Mon 11 July H Milwaukee L 4 6 12 37-46 Ladd (2-2) Butcher (5-3)   Bell thrown out at home in bottom of 9th trying to score from 1st on Parrish's double. Rangers ties games 4-4 in bottom of 11th on Manning's error.  Rangers load bases with 1-out out in 12th but does not score.
84 Tue 12 July H Milwaukee L 0 3   37-47 Porter (3-2) Tanana (7-5)   Rangers' held to 6 hits & 5 LOB.  Rangers' 10th team shutout..
85 Wed 13 July H Milwaukee L 4 5   37-48 McClure (10-5) Matlack (3-3) Ladd (14) Parrish, 2-4, double, triple, 2 RBI, RS; Tolleson, 2-4, 2 RS, SB.  Johnson's wild throw on steal attempt in 8th allows winning run to reach 3rd.
86 Thu 14 July @ New York W 8 1   38-48 Hough (5-9) Rawley (5-8)   Hough, CG, 7-hits, 1 ER, 3 BBs, 8 K's.  Parrish, 3-5, HR (13), 4 RBI.  Tolleson, 2-5, double, HR (1), 2 RS, 2 RBI
87 Fri 15 July @ New York W 4 0   39-48 Honeycutt (9-6) Righetti (11-7)   Honeycutt, CG shutout, 8-hits, 1 BB, 6 K's, 1st shutout.  Rangers score all 4-run in 7th.  Tolleson, suicide squeeze scores GW run, followed by 3 consecutive RBI singles by Stein, Bell & Parrish.
88 Sat 16 July @ New York W 6 0   40-48 Smithson (2-11) Fontenot (2-1)   Smithson, 8 IP, 8 hits, 0 R, 3 BB's, 2 HB, 4 K's.  Stein, 2-4, 2-run double in 4th.  Five consecutive singles scores 2 runs in 7th.
89 Sun 17 July @ New York W 6 4   41-48 Tanana (8-5) Keough (0-2) Jones (14) Wright, 3-4, double, triple, RS, 2 RBI.  Parrish, 3-4, double, 3 RS.
90 Mon 18 July (DH 1) @ Milwaukee W 4 1   42-48 Darwin (9-9) Gibson (3-1)   Darwin, CG, 4-hits, 0 ER, 0 BB,, 2 K's.  Johnson, 2-4, solo HR (4) in 4th, 2 RBI  Jones, 1-3, RBI & Wright, 1-2, 2 BB's, RS, SF, RBI
91 Mon 18 July (DH 2) @ Milwaukee L 2 5   42-49 McClure (11-5) Hough (5-10)   Hough, CG, 7-hits, 2 ER, 2 BB's, 4 K's.  Rangers held to 3 hits.  O'Brien, 1-2, RS, BB, RBI.  Tolleson, 0-2, BB, SB (23), SF, RBI.  Sample, 1-3, RS, SB (22).
92 Tue 19 July @ Milwaukee W 6 2   43-49 Honeycutt (10-6) Sutton (11-4)   Honeycutt, 3rd CG in a row (7th overall), 6-hits, 1 ER, 2 BB's, 3 K's.  Rangers score 4 runs in 2nd and 2 runs in 8th. Bell, 2-5, 3 RBI. Tolleson, 1-4, RS, SB (24), RBI squeeze bunt in 2nd.
93 Wed 20 July @ Milwaukee L 2 4   43-50 Caldwell (9-8) Smithson (2-12) Ladd (16) Bell (6) & Parrish (14) hit back-to-back HRs in 6th.
94 Thu 21 July H Toronto W 7 4   44-50 Tanana (9-5) Gott (4-10) Schmidt (2) Rangers score 5 runs in 2nd helped by 4 walks.  Hostetler, 1-2, solo HR (3) in 2nd.
95 Fri 22 July H Toronto                  
96 Sat 23 July H Toronto                  
97 Sun 24 July H Toronto                  
98 Mon 25 July H New York                  
99 Tue 26 July H New York                  
100 Wed 27 July H New York                  
  Thu 28 July   OFF                  
101 Fri 29 July @ Baltimore                  
102 Sat 30 July @ Baltimore                  
103 Sun 31 July @ Baltimore