On September 15, 1996 — The Rangers retire their first number in franchise history when they honor Nolan Ryan. The future owner of the team, who wore uniform jersey #34, pitched two no-hitters and won his 300th career game during his five years on the mound for Texas.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 15
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Retro Sheet
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