Top 10 Texas Rangers players who only played one season in Arlington

Chris Giles
ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 07: Ian Desmond #20 of the Texas Rangers singles home a run in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in game two of the American League Divison Series at Globe Life Park in Arlington on October 7, 2016 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 07: Ian Desmond #20 of the Texas Rangers singles home a run in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in game two of the American League Divison Series at Globe Life Park in Arlington on October 7, 2016 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images) /
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#10- A.J. Pierzynski (2013)

GP: 134

AB: 503

R: 48

H: 137

HR: 17

RBI: 70

SB: 1

AVG: .272

OBP: .297

In December 2012, A.J. Pierzynski signed a one-year $7.5M contract to play C for the Texas Rangers.  In October 2013, Pierzynski was granted free agency and signed with the Boston Red Sox.

For his career, Pierzynski played 19 seasons in MLB, including his final two seasons playing for the Atlanta Braves.

Pierzynski played 2,059 games, hit 188 HR and collected 909 RBI.

Pierzynski played in two All-Star games (2002, 2006), was a World Series Champion (2005), and won the Silver Slugger Award in 2012.

One and done Texas Rangers- Honorable Mention

David Segui played 93 games for the Rangers in 2000.  He had 118 hits, 11 HR, 57 RBI, a .336 AVG, and .391 OBP during his brief tenure in Texas.  In July 2000, Segui was traded to Cleveland for Ricky Ledee.

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Kenny Lofton started the 2007 season as the Rangers CF.  In 84 games, Lofton had 96 hits, 7 HR, 23 RBI, 21 SB, a .303 AVG, and a .380 OBP. In July 2007, Lofton was traded to Cleveland where he enjoyed most of his MLB success. At 40, Lofton played his final 54 games in an Indians unform before retiring as a player.

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