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MLB The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time  

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Given all the Texas Rangers managers that have led the team over the years, it makes sense to ask who is the best Texas Rangers manager of all time. This list ranks every Texas Rangers manager from best to worst based on user votes. Put your baseball knowledge to use and vote up your top Texas Rangers coaches according to statistics like World Series wins, postseason records, and regular season records.

Johnny Oates won the 1996 Manager of the Year Award with the Rangers. He was also the first manager to lead the Rangers to the playoffs. Ron Washington managed the Rangers from 2007-2014. He won two AL pennants, but never could get that coveted World Series ring.

So who is the greatest Texas Rangers skipper of all time? Vote for the best and most  winning Texas Rangers managers, but also upvote the coaches who were great even if they're not among the best MLB managers in history.
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22 5
Ron Washington is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

2
13 3
Johnny Oates is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 58 (1946-2004)

3
14 5
Jeff Banister is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 53

4
7 1
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 61 (1928-1989)

5
11 6
Bobby Valentine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

6
10 6
Buck Showalter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

7
6 2
Don Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 83 (1931-2014)

8
5 2
Toby Harrah is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 70

9
7 5
Ted Williams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 84 (1918-2002)

10
4 2
Frank Lucchesi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

11
5 4
Whitey Herzog is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 87

12
5 4
Billy Hunter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Billy Hunter age 90

13
3 2
Connie Ryan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 76 (1920-1996)

14
5 5
Eddie Yost is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 86 (1926-2012)

15
7 8
Kevin Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 64

16
3 4
Gil Hodges is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 48 (1924-1972)

17
3 4
Eddie Stanky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 83 (1916-1999)

18
2 3
Darrell Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 76 (1928-2004)

19
4 6
Mickey Vernon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 90 (1918-2008)

20
3 5
Pat Corrales is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 77

21
2 4
Tim Bogar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 52

22
3 6
Doug Rader is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 74

23
1 4
Jerry Narron is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 62

24
0 4
Jim Lemon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Died at 78 (1928-2006)

25
0 5
Del Wilber is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Del Wilber Died at 83 (1919-2002)