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Coaches 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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1
27 5
Ron Washington is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

2
15 3
Johnny Oates is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. at 58 (1946-2004)

3
16 5
Jeff Banister is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 54

4
8 2
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. at 61 (1928-1989)

5
12 6
Bobby Valentine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

6
6 3
Don Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. at 83 (1931-2014)

7
10 8
Buck Showalter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

8
5 3
Toby Harrah is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 71

9
4 2
Connie Ryan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. at 76 (1920-1996)

10
7 6
Ted Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. at 84 (1918-2002)

11
5 4
Billy Hunter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Billy Hunter age 91

12
5 4
Whitey Herzog is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 88

13
4 3
Frank Lucchesi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time

14
5 5
Eddie Yost is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. 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 65

16
3 4
Gil Hodges is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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 78

21
2 4
Tim Bogar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 53

22
3 6
Doug Rader is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 75

23
1 4
Jerry Narron is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
age 63

24
0 4
Jim Lemon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Texas Rangers Managers of All Time
Dec. 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 Dec. at 83 (1919-2002)