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          Designated Hitter
             
Pos St All- Other Batting Statistics as Designated Hitter Win Shares Pos St
Year Rank Rank Name HOF MVP Star Rookie GG SS Team Stdg Bats Age Pos Games At Bats Hits 2B 3B HR Runs RBI BB IBB SO HP SH SF SB CS GDP BA OBA SA OPS RC B WS WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Rank Name
1973 9 9 Alex Johnson TEX 6W R 30 LF   116 459 129 17 2 5 42 48 23 3 66 0 1 3 9 5 13 .281 .313 .359 .672 49   8.0 .069 6.83 1973 9 9 Alex Johnson
1973 19 Rico Carty TEX 6W R 33 LF   32 113 23 2 0 1 12 11 20 2 21 0 0 2 0 0 3 .204 .319 .248 .567 10   1.2 .038 0.74 1973 19 Rico Carty
   
1974 12 9 Jim Spencer TEX 2W L 27 1B   54 188 50 5 1 2 16 22 13 1 13 2 0 1 0 1 5 .266 .319 .335 .654 19   3.8 .070 3.13 1974 12 9 Jim Spencer
1974 10 Tom Grieve TEX 2W R 26 LF   40 133 37 6 3 5 16 19 10 1 21 2 5 1 0 0 4 .278 .336 .481 .817 21   4.1 .103 4.07 1974 10 Tom Grieve
1974 13 Alex Johnson TEX 2W R 31 LF   32 124 33 1 0 3 14 11 9 0 12 2 0 0 6 4 6 .266 .326 .347 .673 12   2.2 .069 1.78 1974 13 Alex Johnson
1974 9 Mike Hargrove R-1 TEX 2W L 24 1B   32 107 35 7 1 3 14 20 8 2 11 0 2 2 0 0 4 .327 .368 .495 .863 19   5.0 .156 6.12 1974 9 Mike Hargrove
   
1975 23 11 Cesar Tovar TEX 3W R 34 LF   66 295 77 11 0 1 31 17 16 0 20 0 1 1 8 7 6 .261 .298 .308 .606 25   2.8 .042 1.86 1975 23 11 Cesar Tovar
1975 16 Tom Grieve TEX 3W R 27 LF   45 158 46 6 0 7 17 29 6 0 37 0 1 1 0 0 5 .291 .315 .462 .777 21   3.8 .084 3.56 1975 16 Tom Grieve
1975 18 Jim Spencer TEX 3W L 28 1B   25 72 24 5 1 3 10 14 8 1 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 .333 .407 .556 .963 16   2.9 .116 3.19 1975 18 Jim Spencer
   
1976 11 9 Tom Grieve TEX T4W R 28 LF   96 368 90 12 2 9 38 49 15 2 88 3 5 4 1 0 9 .245 .277 .361 .638 36   6.5 .068 5.13 1976 11 9 Tom Grieve
1976 27 Joe Lahoud TEX T4W L 29 LF   22 71 16 1 1 1 7 4 8 0 13 0 1 0 1 0 2 .225 .304 .310 .614 8   0.9 .041 0.54 1976 27 Joe Lahoud
   
1977 7 7 Willie Horton TEX 2W R 34   128 478 136 21 3 12 50 66 39 5 114 0 0 6 2 3 14 .285 .335 .416 .751 64   10.5 .082 9.15 1977 7 7 Willie Horton
1977 35 Sandy Alomar TEX 2W B 33   26 10 3 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 4 1 0 .300 .273 .300 .573 1   0.1 .004 0.02 1977 35 Sandy Alomar
   
1978 14 9 Richie Zisk A(OF) TEX T2W R 29 LF,RF   49 182 45 6 0 9 21 29 14 1 33 0 1 3 0 0 6 .247 .296 .429 .725 22   4.1 .084 3.79 1978 14 9 Richie Zisk
1978 15 Al Oliver 14 TEX T2W L 31 LF   26 106 30 8 0 2 12 13 9 1 9 1 0 1 0 1 1 .283 .342 .415 .757 15   3.3 .127 3.76 1978 15 Al Oliver
1978 23 John Lowenstein TEX T2W L 31 3B   21 61 14 0 2 3 10 7 11 0 12 0 0 0 4 0 2 .230 .347 .443 .790 10   2.1 .100 2.12 1978 23 John Lowenstein
   
1979 21 11 John Ellis TEX 3W R 30 1B   62 189 47 8 0 6 21 31 6 0 41 1 0 1 2 1 1 .249 .274 .386 .660 20   3.1 .050 2.17 1979 21 11 John Ellis
1979 14 Oscar Gamble TEX 3W L 29 LF,RF   37 93 26 3 0 3 14 12 20 6 8 0 0 1 1 0 3 .280 .404 .409 .813 15   3.6 .097 3.42 1979 14 Oscar Gamble
1979 26 Pat Putnam R-T4 TEX 3W L 26 1B   32 86 20 2 1 2 10 8 5 2 14 3 0 0 0 1 4 .233 .298 .349 .647 8   1.2 .038 0.73 1979 26 Pat Putnam
   
1980 6 6 Richie Zisk TEX 4W R 31 RF   86 295 94 15 1 11 31 43 28 5 42 0 1 2 0 2 10 .319 .375 .488 .863 51   8.4 .098 7.89 1980 6 6 Richie Zisk
1980 14 Rusty Staub TEX 4W L 36 1B   57 198 58 10 1 6 27 37 22 1 9 1 1 5 0 0 9 .293 .358 .444 .802 31   5.5 .096 5.14 1980 14 Rusty Staub
1980 35 John Ellis TEX 4W R 31 1B   20 65 15 4 1 0 6 8 3 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 .231 .261 .323 .584 5   0.3 .015 0.11 1980 35 John Ellis
   
1981 3 3 Al Oliver 16 a(OF) S TEX 2W L 34   101 420 129 29 1 4 53 54 24 10 28 2 0 1 3 0 17 .307 .347 .410 .757 55   12.2 .121 13.11 1981 3 3 Al Oliver
   
1982 19 13 Lamar Johnson TEX 6W R 31   77 261 66 9 0 5 28 30 26 0 30 1 1 0 3 5 12 .253 .323 .345 .668 26   3.3 .043 2.09 1982 19 13 Lamar Johnson
1982 15 Lee Mazzilli TEX 6W B 27 1B   24 95 24 4 0 2 14 10 13 0 8 0 0 0 4 2 1 .253 .343 .358 .701 14   2.3 .096 2.17 1982 15 Lee Mazzilli
   
1983 15 13 Dave Hostetler TEX 3W R 27   88 289 63 9 2 11 28 46 40 1 97 5 0 2 0 2 9 .218 .321 .377 .698 35   4.2 .048 2.84 1983 15 13 Dave Hostetler
1983 19 Mickey Rivers TEX 3W L 34   53 209 61 14 0 1 27 16 9 0 13 1 5 1 4 4 0 .292 .323 .373 .696 26   3.3 .062 2.55 1983 19 Mickey Rivers
   
1984 14 11 Larry Parrish TEX 7W R 30 RF   63 243 64 12 1 5 17 23 16 1 39 3 0 1 0 1 8 .263 .316 .383 .699 28   4.9 .078 4.07 1984 14 11 Larry Parrish
1984 17 Mickey Rivers TEX 7W L 35 LF   48 182 53 10 0 3 27 19 6 0 13 0 2 0 2 3 1 .291 .314 .396 .710 22   3.4 .071 2.69 1984 17 Mickey Rivers
   
1985 7 7 Cliff Johnson TEX 7W R 37   82 295 75 17 1 12 31 56 31 2 44 3 1 3 0 0 3 .254 .328 .441 .769 43   5.6 .068 5.35 1985 7 7 Cliff Johnson
1985 32 Larry Parrish TEX 7W R 31 RF   22 83 23 4 0 4 12 13 9 0 18 0 0 1 0 0 3 .277 .344 .470 .814 13   1.2 .055 1.03 1985 32 Larry Parrish
1985 36 Alan Bannister TEX 7W R 33   21 50 14 2 0 0 2 2 2 0 8 0 0 0 3 1 1 .280 .308 .320 .628 5   0.5 .024 0.28 1985 36 Alan Bannister
   
Pos St All- Other Batting Statistics as Designated Hitter Win Shares Pos St
Year Rank Rank Name HOF MVP Star Rookie GG SS Team Stdg Bats Age Pos Games At Bats Hits 2B 3B HR Runs RBI BB IBB SO HP SH SF SB CS GDP BA OBA SA OPS RC B WS WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Rank Name
1986 2 2 Larry Parrish TEX 2W R 32 3B   98 357 102 21 1 21 53 77 36 3 89 2 0 6 2 1 10 .286 .349 .527 .876 65   13.2 .135 15.63 1986 2 2 Larry Parrish
1986 22 Pete Incaviglia R TEX 2W R 22 RF   36 136 27 6 0 4 12 13 12 0 57 0 0 0 0 1 2 .199 .264 .331 .595 12   2.2 .061 1.75 1986 22 Pete Incaviglia
   
1987 5 4 Larry Parrish a(3B) TEX T6W R 33 3B   122 455 123 20 1 26 61 84 39 5 123 1 0 4 2 1 10 .270 .327 .490 .817 72   10.9 .089 9.89 1987 5 4 Larry Parrish
1987 19 Darrell Porter TEX T6W L 35   35 85 21 2 0 4 14 12 22 1 28 2 0 1 0 0 1 .247 .409 .412 .821 17   2.8 .080 2.40 1987 19 Darrell Porter
   
1988 22 13 Larry Parrish TEX 6W R 34   67 247 47 9 1 7 22 26 20 2 79 2 0 3 0 0 4 .190 .254 .320 .574 20   1.9 .028 0.99 1988 22 13 Larry Parrish
1988 30 Gino Petralli TEX 6W B 28 C   23 69 14 2 0 1 7 4 9 0 9 1 0 1 0 0 4 .203 .300 .275 .575 6   0.9 .039 0.55 1988 30 Gino Petralli
1988 29 Pete Incaviglia TEX 6W R 24 LF   21 76 13 2 0 4 10 8 4 0 33 1 0 2 1 0 1 .171 .217 .355 .572 6   0.9 .043 0.58 1988 29 Pete Incaviglia
   
1989 1 12 Harold Baines S TEX 4W L 30 RF   46 164 48 9 0 3 14 14 12 0 26 0 0 1 0 2 4 .293 .339 .402 .741 21   4.5 .098 4.40 1989 1 12 Harold Baines
1989 20 Rick Leach TEX 4W L 32 LF   44 104 33 8 1 1 16 9 13 1 14 0 1 1 1 1 4 .317 .390 .442 .832 17   2.1 .048 1.48 1989 20 Rick Leach
1989 T33 Buddy Bell TEX 4W R 37   22 46 6 3 0 0 2 0 3 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 2 .130 .184 .196 .380 1   - .000 - 1989 T33 Buddy Bell
1989 31 Mike Stanley TEX 4W R 26 C   21 37 6 0 0 0 1 2 3 0 12 1 1 0 0 0 4 .162 .244 .162 .406 1   0.1 .005 0.03 1989 31 Mike Stanley
   
1990 5 5 Harold Baines TEX 3W L 31   95 304 90 10 1 13 42 42 42 8 59 0 0 3 0 1 13 .296 .378 .464 .842 52   9.9 .104 9.75 1990 5 5 Harold Baines
1990 26 Jack Daugherty R TEX 3W B 29 1B,LF   21 67 15 2 1 2 7 11 5 0 14 0 1 0 0 0 2 .224 .278 .373 .651 7   1.4 .067 1.15 1990 26 Jack Daugherty
1990 31 Kevin Reimer R TEX 3W L 26   21 40 9 2 0 1 2 5 3 0 8 1 0 0 0 1 3 .225 .295 .350 .645 3   0.6 .029 0.32 1990 31 Kevin Reimer
   
1991 6 6 Brian Downing TEX 3W R 40   109 383 104 16 2 17 71 43 57 7 67 8 1 2 1 1 4 .272 .376 .457 .833 65   13.5 .124 13.37 1991 6 6 Brian Downing
1991 13 Kevin Reimer R TEX 3W L 27 LF   56 170 45 10 0 8 21 25 13 3 42 3 0 5 0 0 4 .265 .319 .465 .784 25   4.9 .088 4.08 1991 13 Kevin Reimer
   
1992 3 3 Brian Downing TEX 4W R 41   93 307 88 18 0 10 52 39 60 1 51 7 0 1 1 0 7 .287 .413 .443 .856 55   13.1 .141 14.68 1992 3 3 Brian Downing
1992 21 Kevin Reimer TEX 4W L 28 LF   32 110 23 7 0 3 12 8 6 0 26 4 0 0 1 0 0 .209 .275 .355 .630 12   2.3 .072 1.84 1992 21 Kevin Reimer
   
1993 2 2 Julio Franco TEX 2W R 34   140 529 153 31 3 14 85 83 61 4 94 1 5 7 9 3 16 .289 .360 .439 .799 84   16.0 .114 16.69 1993 2 2 Julio Franco
   
1994 2 2 Jose Canseco 11 TEX 1W R 29   111 429 121 19 2 31 88 90 69 8 114 5 0 2 15 8 20 .282 .386 .552 .938 86   16.1 .145 17.76 1994 2 2 Jose Canseco
   
1995 5 5 Juan Gonzalez TEX 3W R 25   83 332 100 20 1 27 57 78 17 3 62 0 0 5 0 0 14 .301 .331 .611 .942 61   10.1 .122 9.83 1995 5 5 Juan Gonzalez
1995 10 Mickey Tettleton TEX 3W B 34 RF   58 197 46 5 0 12 33 30 46 2 49 4 1 3 0 0 6 .234 .384 .442 .826 36   6.4 .110 5.93 1995 10 Mickey Tettleton
   
1996 7 6 Mickey Tettleton TEX 1W B 35 1B   115 405 105 24 0 20 66 72 80 5 110 2 1 9 2 1 8 .259 .377 .467 .844 77   10.0 .087 8.80 1996 7 6 Mickey Tettleton
1996 10 Juan Gonzalez 1 S(OF) TEX 1W R 26 RF   32 127 40 5 0 16 25 34 14 6 22 0 0 1 0 0 1 .315 .380 .732 1.112 36   5.9 .184 7.55 1996 10 Juan Gonzalez
   
1997 7 6 Juan Gonzalez 9 S(OF) TEX 3W R 27 RF   69 277 78 13 2 23 44 67 21 2 65 0 0 5 0 0 7 .282 .327 .592 .919 52   9.1 .132 9.65 1997 7 6 Juan Gonzalez
1997 22 Lee Stevens TEX 3W L 29 1B   38 122 32 7 1 4 13 15 4 1 24 0 1 2 0 0 2 .262 .281 .434 .715 15   2.3 .061 1.65 1997 22 Lee Stevens
1997 27 Mike Simms TEX 3W R 30   28 55 12 6 0 2 5 7 3 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218 .259 .436 .695 6   0.9 .032 0.47 1997 27 Mike Simms
   
1998 10 9 Lee Stevens TEX 1W L 30 1B   72 232 71 14 4 15 39 47 22 3 56 0 0 0 0 2 4 .306 .366 .595 .961 49   6.9 .096 6.24 1998 10 9 Lee Stevens
1998 11 Juan Gonzalez 1 A(OF) S(OF) TEX 1W R 28 RF   38 143 47 12 1 8 28 39 14 2 35 3 0 3 0 1 5 .329 .393 .594 .987 32   5.4 .142 5.96 1998 11 Juan Gonzalez
1998 26 Mike Simms TEX 1W R 31 RF   26 47 11 1 0 3 8 6 7 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 2 .234 .345 .447 .792 7   1.3 .050 0.84 1998 26 Mike Simms
   
1999 1 1 Rafael Palmeiro 5 G(1B) S TEX 1W L 34 1B   135 458 147 24 1 37 76 115 81 11 54 2 0 6 2 4 12 .321 .420 .620 1.040 120   24.6 .182 29.67 1999 1 1 Rafael Palmeiro
   
Pos St All- Other Batting Statistics as Designated Hitter Win Shares Pos St
Year Rank Rank Name HOF MVP Star Rookie GG SS Team Stdg Bats Age Pos Games At Bats Hits 2B 3B HR Runs RBI BB IBB SO HP SH SF SB CS GDP BA OBA SA OPS RC B WS WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Rank Name
2000 7 5 David Segui TEX 4W B 33 1B   52 201 63 15 0 6 28 27 19 0 28 0 0 2 0 1 8 .313 .369 .478 .847 33   4.6 .088 3.77 2000 7 5 David Segui
2000 8 Rafael Palmeiro TEX 4W L 35 1B   46 173 46 8 2 9 30 34 27 5 20 1 0 2 0 0 3 .266 .365 .491 .856 32   5.4 .117 5.17 2000 8 Rafael Palmeiro
2000 26 Frank Catalanotto TEX 4W L 26 2B   20 70 21 4 0 2 14 8 7 0 9 1 1 1 1 0 1 .300 .367 .443 .810 12   1.9 .095 1.64 2000 26 Frank Catalanotto
   
2001 17 11 Ruben Sierra TEX 4W B 35 RF   50 204 56 10 1 15 31 34 12 0 34 0 0 2 2 0 12 .275 .312 .554 .866 30   3.0 .060 2.11 2001 17 11 Ruben Sierra
2001 4 Rafael Palmeiro T14 TEX 4W L 36 1B   46 175 50 13 0 18 29 38 20 2 22 3 0 2 0 0 3 .286 .365 .669 1.034 43   8.2 .178 9.92 2001 4 Rafael Palmeiro
2001 16 Andres Galarraga TEX 4W R 40 1B/NL-1B   38 143 37 11 0 6 22 24 12 0 37 5 0 0 0 0 4 .259 .338 .462 .800 22   3.6 .095 3.18 2001 16 Andres Galarraga
   
2002 10 10 Rafael Palmeiro TEX 4W L 37 1B   55 193 53 13 0 12 33 32 40 6 39 1 0 3 0 0 5 .275 .397 .528 .925 42   6.2 .113 6.07 2002 10 10 Rafael Palmeiro
2002 27 Rusty Greer TEX 4W L 33 LF   22 85 21 5 1 0 9 6 11 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .247 .333 .329 .662 9   1.2 .055 0.82 2002 27 Rusty Greer
2002 24 Mike Lamb TEX 4W L 26 1B   21 69 22 4 0 2 17 7 10 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 .319 .405 .464 .869 13   1.7 .081 1.40 2002 24 Mike Lamb
   
2003 6 6 Rafael Palmeiro TEX 4W L 38 1B   96 358 89 12 2 22 51 67 47 6 51 3 0 1 1 0 4 .249 .340 .478 .818 61   11.3 .118 11.60 2003 6 6 Rafael Palmeiro
2003 19 Juan Gonzalez TEX 4W R 33 RF   24 103 28 9 0 8 16 20 5 1 24 1 0 0 0 0 5 .272 .312 .592 .904 17   2.6 .108 2.56 2003 19 Juan Gonzalez
   
2004 26 13 Brad Fullmer TEX 3W L 29   65 238 55 16 1 10 40 27 26 0 28 3 0 2 1 2 7 .231 .312 .433 .745 31   1.9 .029 0.94 2004 26 13 Brad Fullmer
2004 20 Eric Young TEX 3W R 37 2B,LF   23 81 22 8 0 0 15 8 14 0 5 2 0 2 3 1 3 .272 .384 .370 .754 13   1.9 .083 1.59 2004 20 Eric Young
2004 32 Herbert Perry TEX 3W R 34   21 63 16 1 0 4 9 11 8 0 9 2 0 1 0 0 2 .254 .351 .460 .811 10   0.5 .024 0.23 2004 32 Herbert Perry
   
2005 6 6 David Dellucci TEX 3W L 31 LF   64 233 62 5 2 14 53 27 45 0 67 4 0 1 2 2 3 .266 .392 .485 .877 48   8.2 .128 8.13 2005 6 6 David Dellucci
2005 34 Adrian Gonzalez R TEX 3W L 23   32 117 27 7 1 5 15 14 7 2 31 0 0 2 0 0 3 .231 .270 .436 .706 13   0.5 .016 0.17 2005 34 Adrian Gonzalez
2005 36 Phil Nevin TEX 3W R 34 1B   25 91 16 5 0 3 15 8 8 0 27 1 0 0 2 0 6 .176 .250 .330 .580 6   - .000 - 2005 36 Phil Nevin
   
2006 27 13 Phil Nevin TEX 3W R 35 NL-1B   44 171 37 8 0 9 25 31 21 0 37 2 0 0 0 0 9 .216 .309 .421 .730 21   0.8 .018 0.29 2006 27 13 Phil Nevin
2006 24 Hank Blalock TEX 3W L 25 3B   29 118 22 4 1 2 9 9 8 0 28 1 0 0 0 0 2 .186 .244 .288 .532 8   1.0 .034 0.50 2006 24 Hank Blalock
   
2007 7 7 Sammy Sosa TEX 4W R 38   87 340 92 17 1 19 46 75 27 1 91 3 0 5 0 0 10 .271 .325 .494 .819 53   9.2 .106 8.38 2007 7 7 Sammy Sosa
   
2008 2 2 Milton Bradley 17 a TEX 2W B 30   97 329 106 20 1 15 59 54 69 12 89 9 0 5 4 3 9 .322 .447 .526 .973 81   15.1 .156 17.98 2008 2 2 Milton Bradley
   
2009 12 11 Andruw Jones TEX 2W R 32   53 192 42 12 0 13 33 29 33 2 47 1 0 1 5 1 2 .219 .335 .484 .819 34   5.2 .098 5.22 2009 12 11 Andruw Jones
2009 19 Hank Blalock TEX 2W L 28 1B   49 194 44 11 1 15 30 31 12 1 42 3 0 1 2 0 2 .227 .281 .526 .807 29   2.9 .059 2.26 2009 19 Hank Blalock
2009 23 Julio Borbon R TEX 2W L 23   21 83 21 1 0 2 12 10 6 0 18 0 2 0 8 3 2 .253 .303 .337 .640 8   1.3 .062 1.04 2009 23 Julio Borbon
   
2010 3 3 Vladimir Guerrero 11 A S TEX 1W R 35   129 523 160 25 1 25 77 106 29 3 56 9 0 6 4 3 16 .306 .349 .501 .850 87   15.7 .122 16.56 2010 3 3 Vladimir Guerrero
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Sources:
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