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Philadelphia Athletics (1901-54)   
Kansas City Athletics (1955-67)  
Oakland Athletics (1968-Present)

Owner:  John Fisher, Lewis Wolff
President Michael Crowley
GM Billy Beane
Manager Bob Melvin
O.co (35,067)


World Series
1910 Phi A's 4, Cubs 1
1911 Phi A's 4, Nyg 2
1913 Phi A's 4, Nyg 1
1972 Oak 4, Cin 3 Gene Tenace
1973 Oak 4, Nym 3 Reggie Jackson
1974 Oak 4, La 1 Rollie Fingers
1989 Oak 4, Sf 0 Dave Stewart

Retired Numbers
9  Reggie Jackson
24 Rickie Henderson
27 Jim "Catfish" Hunter
34 Rollie Finger
42 Jackie Robinson
43 Dennis Eckersley

Walter A Haas Jr. Owner 1981-95

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Farm Clubs
Stockton Ports (Adv A) 
AZL Athletics (R)
DSL Athletics (R )

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Former Players
(H) Baker, Frank 3b

1908-14, 16-19, 21-22 (7) PhA (6) Nyy
(H) Bancroft, Dave SS

1915-30 (6) Phi (3) Nyg (4) BB (2) Brk (1) Nyg
(H) Bender, Chief P

1903-17, 25 (12) PhA (1) Bal (2) PhiP (1) Chw
(H) Plank, Eddie P

1901-17 (14) PhA (3) Stl
(H) Simmons, Al Of

1924-41, 43-44 (9) Phi (3) Chw (1) Det (2) Was (1) Cin (3) Phi (1) Bos
(H) Waddell, Rube P

1897, 99-10 (2) Lou (2) Pit (6) Phi (3) Stl
(H) Mgr Connie Mack

1901-1950 
(H) Hunter, Jim "Catfish" P

1965-79 (3) Kc (7) Oak (5) Nyy
(H) Finger, Rollie P

1968-85 (9) Oak (4) Sd (5) Mil
(H) Eckersley, Dennis P

1975-98 (3) Cle (8) Bos (2) Chc (9) Oak (2) Stl
McGwire, Mark 1b

1986-01 (12) Oak (4) Stl
Canseco, Jose Of

1985-01 (9) Oak (2) Tex (2) Bos (1) Tor (2) Tb (1) Chw
(H) Henderson, Ricky

1979-03 (14) Oak (4) Nyy (3) Sd (1) La (1) Nym (1) Sea (1) Bos


Hitters

Dave Bancroft     16 113 65 36 101
Frank Baker         13 121 68 75 143
Al Simmons Of     20 110 75 91 166
Mark McGwire      16 116 78 88 166
Jose Canseco      17 111 70 83 153
Ricky Henderson 25 118 88 42 130


Pitchers

Eddie Plank              17 36 7.20 .346
Rollie Finger             18 58 1.81 .360
Rube Waddell           13 31 7.11 .364
Jim "Catfish" Hunter 15 33 6.91 .425
Dennis Eckersley       24 44 3.89 .414
Chief Bender             16 28 6.27 .471

Mgr Connie Mack 1901-1950 (H)

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Season By Season

Connie Mack 

1901        74-62       Nap Lajoie 270          Eddie Plank 33g  7.89aip  .510

1902        83-53       Lave Cross 198          Rube Waddell 33g  8.37aip  .325

1903        75-60       Socks Seybold 160    Rube Waddell 39g  8.30aip  .336

1904        81-70       Danny Murphy 155    Rube Waddell 46g  8.32aip  .284

1905        92-56  L-Nyg

                                Harry Davis 176         Rube Waddell 46g  7.14aip  .261

1906        78-67       Harry Davis 190         Rube Waddell 43g  6.34aip  .326

1907        88-57       Harry Davis 191         Chief Bender 33g  6.64aip  .305

1908        68-85       Harry Davis 127         Eddie Plank 34g  7.19aip  .314

1909        95-58       Eddie Collins 160     Harry Krause 32g  6.65aip  .230

1910        102-48  W-Chc  MLB Champions

                               Eddie Collins 162      Jack Coombs 45g  7.84aip  .209

1911        101-50   W-Nyg  MLB Champions

                              Frank Baker 211          Eddie Plank 40g  6.41aip  .331

1912        90-62     Frank Baker 246

                              Eddie Collins 201       Eddie Plank 37g  7.01aip  .346

1913        96-57   W-Nyg

                              Frank Baker 233          Chief Bender 48g  4.93aip  .338

1914        99-53    L-BsB  Collins      Bender

1915        43-109     Strunk      Wyckoff 
1916        36-117     Strunk      Bush       
1917        55-98       Bodie       Bush       
1918        52-76       Burns      Perry      
1919        36-104     Burns      Naylor     
1920        48-106     Dugan      Rommel   
1921        53-100     Walker     Rommel   
1922        65-89       Miller        Rommel   
1923        69-83       Hauser    Rommel   
1924        71-81       Hauser    Baumgartner          
1925        88-64       Simmons  Gray       
1926        83-67       Simmons  Grove     
1927        91-63       Cobb        Grove     
1928        98-55       Simmons  Grove     

1929        104-46  W-ChC  MLB Champions

                               Foxx        Grove

1930        102-52   W-Stl MLB Champions

                               Simmons  Grove

1931        107-45  L-Stl

                                Simmons  Grove

1932        94-60       Foxx        Grove     
1933        79-72       Foxx        Grove     
1934        68-82       Foxx        Cain        
1935        58-91       Foxx        Marcum  
1936        53-100     Johnson  Kelley     
1937        54-97       Johnson  Smith      
1938        53-99       Johnson  Caster    
1939        55-97       Johnson  Nelson    
1940        54-100     Johnson  Babich    
1941        64-90       Chapman Marchildon             
1942        55-99       Johnson  Wolff      
1943        49-105     White       Flores     
1944        72-82       Siebert     Newsom 
1945        52-98       Estalella   Christopher            
1946        49-105     Chapman Fowler    
1947        78-76       Fain         Fowler    
1948        84-70       Majeski    Fowler    
1949        81-73       Joost       Fowler & Kellner    

1950        52-102     Fain         Brissie

Jimmie Dykes 

1951        70-84       Fain         Shantz    
1952        79-75       Fain         Shantz    

1953        59-95       Zernial     Fricano

Eddie Joost

1954        51-103     Finigan     Portocarrero

Lou Boudreau            1955        63-91       Power     Kellner    

1956        52-102     Simpson  Gorman

1957        36-67

Harry Craft

1957        23-27       Gus Zernial 125                     Ned Garver 24g 6.05 .495 

1958        73-81       Bob Cerv 197                         Ray Herbert 42g 4.16 .434

1959        66-88       Bob Cerv 148                         Bud Daley 39g 5.54 .416

Bob Elliott      

1960        58-96       Norm Siebern 138                  Ray Herbert 37g 6.82 .419

Joe Gordon

1961        26-33

Hank Bauer 

1961        35-67       Norm Siebern 166                  Jim Archer 39g 5.26 .482

1962        72-90       Norm Siebern 231                  Ed Rakow 42g 5.60 .535

Ed Lopat      

1963        73-89       Norm Siebern 163                  Moe Drabowsky 26g 6.70 .355

1964        17-35

Mel McGaha

1964        40-70       Rocky Colavito 191                 Orlando Pena 40g 5.48 .598

1965        5-21

Haywood Sullivan 

1965        54-82       Ken Harrelson 127                   John O'Donoghue 34g 5.22 .517

                                                                                Rollie Sheldon 32g 5.83 .460

Alvin Dark       

1966        74-86       Bert Campaneris 122               Lew Krausse 36g 4.93 .388

1967        52-69

Luke Appling

1967        10-30       Bert Campaneris 117               Catfish Hunter 35g 7.41 .350

Bob Kennedy    

1968        82-80       Reggie Jackson 156                 Jim Nash 34g 6.72 .275

Hank Bauer

1969        80-69

John McNamara  

1969          8-5          Reggie Jackson 241    Sal Bando 219    Blue Moon Odom 32g 7.22 .376

1970        89-73        Sal Bando 168                        Chuck Dobson 41g 6.51 .456

Dick Williams
1971        101-60     L-Bal

                                Sal Bando 169                         Vida Blue 39g 8.00 .233

1972        93-62       W-Det W-Cin  MLB Champions

                                Joe Rudi 169                            Catfish Hunter  38g 7.77 .250

1973        94-68       W-Bal W-NYM  MLB Champions 

                                Reggie Jackson 216                    Ken Holtzman 40g 7.43 .366

 Alvin Dark               

1974        90-72       W-Bal W-LAD MLB Champions

                                Sal Bando 187                           Catfish Hunter  41g 5.32 .256 

1975        98-64       L-Bos

                                Reggie Jackson 195                    Vida Blue 39g 7.12 .370

 Chuck Tanner

1976        87-74      Sal Bando 159                             Vida Blue 37g 8.07 .301

Jack McKeon
1977        26-27Bobby Winkles

1977        37-71       Mitchell Page 160                       Vida Blue 38g 7.17 .493

1978        24-15 

Jack McKeon          

1978        45-78       Mitchell Page 132                       Matt Keough 32g 3.04 .456

Jim Marshall   

1979        54-108     Dave Revering 140                      Steve McCatty 31g 5.98 .570

Billy Martin  

1980        83-79       Tony Armas 196                          Mike Norris 33g 8.61 .3.09

1981        64-45   W-KC L-NYY   

                                Tony Armas 127                          Steve McCatty 22g 8.43 .269

1982        68-94       Rickey Henderson 170                 Rick Langford 32g 7.41 .509

Steve Boros 

1983        74-88       Rickey Henderson 153                 Tim Conroy 39g 4.16 .548

1984        20-24

Jackie Moore    

1984        57-61      Dave Kingman 181                   Ray Burris 34g 6.22 .396

1985        77-85      Mike Davis 174                          Don Sutton 29g 6.70 .452

1986        29-44

Jeff Newman

1986        2-8

Tony LaRussa 

1986        45-34       Jose Canseco 202                    Curt Young 29g 6.82 .444

1987        81-81       Mark McGwire 215                   Dave Stewart  37g 7.06 .463

1988        104-58 W-Bos L-LAD   

                               Jose Canseco 244                     Dave Stewart 37g 7.45 .402

1989        99-63   W-Tor W-SF  MLB Champions

                                Mark McGwire 169                    Mike Moore 35g 6.90 .339

1990        103-59  W-Bos L-Cin  

                                Mark McGwire 195                     Dave Stewart 36g 7.41 .314

1991        84-78       Jose Canseco 237                     Mike Moore 33g 6.36 .357

1992        96-66   L-Tor   

                                Mark McGwire 191                    Ron Darling 33g 6.25 .474

1993        68-94       Ruben Sierra 178                     Bobby Witt 35g 6.28 .509

1994        51-63       Ruben Sierra 163                     Steve Ontiveros 27g 4.27 .338     

1995        67-77       Geronimo Berroa 175              Todd Stottlemyre 31g 6.76 .558

Art Howe              

1996        78-84       Mark McGwire 217     Geronimo Berroa 207    Ariel Prieto 21g 1.22 .525

1997        65-97       Jason Giambi 147                               Steve Karsay 24g 5.52 .693

1998        74-88       Rickey Henderson 219                           Kenny Rogers 34g 7.01 .402

1999        87-75       Jason Giambi 238   John Jaha 204    Gil Heredia 33g 6.07 .594

2000        91-70    L-NYY  

                                Jason Giambi 245   Miguel Tejada 220   Gil Heredia 32g 6.20 .533

2001        102-60  L-NYY

                                Jason Giambi 229   Eric Chavez 205    Miguel Tejada 220   

                                                                      Tim Hudson 35g 6.71 .425   

2002        103-59  L-Min

                                 Miguel Tejada 239      Barry Zito 35g 6.55 .344

Ken Macha 

2003        96-66   L-Bos    

                                Miguel Tejada 204     Tim Hudson 34g 7.05 .350

2004        91-71       Scott Hatteberg 169    Tim Hudson 27g 6.98 .434

2005        88-74       Eric Chavez 193         Joe Blanton 33g 6.10 .427

2006        93-69   W-Min L-Det    Nick Swisher 201      Barry Zito 34g 6.50 .447

Bob Geren 

2007        76-86       Nick Swisher 162         Danny Haren 34 6.54 .408
2008        75-86
2009        75-87

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2010       81 - 81
Bob Geren

PlayerPos HtWtSalaryAB BA BB SO HR RBI Pwr
Daric Barton1B 6' 0" 205$410,000 159556152.273110102105779136
Kevin Kouzmanoff 3B 6' 1" 210$3,100,000 143551136.2472496167159130
Kurt Suzuki 5' 11" 195$420,000 131495120.2423349137155126
Rajai Davis CF 5' 10" 195$1,350,000 143525149.284267855266118
Cliff PenningtonSS 5' 10" 215$405,000 156508127.250509664664110
Jack CustDH 6' 1" 24511234995.27268127135250102
Mark Ellis 2B 5' 10" 185$5,500,000 124436127.29140565494594
Coco Crisp CF 5' 10" 185$5,000,000 7529081.27930498385189
Ryan Sweeney RF 6' 4" 225$420,000 8230389.29424411364177
Adam Rosales 2B 6' 1" 195$410,000 8025569.27119657313162
Gabe Gross LF 6' 3" 220$750,000 10522253.23917391252752
Landon Powell 6' 3" 2654111224.21415292111324
Jake Fox UT 6' 0" 220$405,000 399821.2145262121123
Eric Patterson LF 6' 0" 170$405,000 4510321.204731491322
Eric Chavez DH 6' 1" 210$12,500,000 3311126.2348311101020
Matt Carson RF 6' 2" 200367914.17722349716
Chris Carter LF 6' 4" 245247013.18672137815
Jeff Larish UT 6' 2" 200245710.17572028513
Conor Jackson LF 6' 2" 215185713.22811915611
Steven Tolleson UT 5' 11" 190254914.286491459
Travis Buck UT 6' 2" 230$410,000 14427.1674141268
Jeremy Hermida RF 6' 3" 220216416.2504131257
Akinori Iwamura 3B 5' 9" 17610314.1295100437
Matt Watson LF 5' 11" 19012306.200351426
Josh Donaldson UT 6' 0" 22014325.1562121415
Eric Sogard 2B 5' 10" 190473.429210000

PitcherPos HtWtSalaryERA IP HR BB SO AipRpi
Andrew Bailey CL 6' 3" 240$435,000 131.474749348313421.04.163All-Star
Brad Kilby p6' 1" 235002.1658.1722081.67.240
Bobby Cramer p6' 1" 205213.04423.220856135.92.338
Craig Breslow RP 5' 11" 190$425,000 443.017574.25326929711.00.348
Brett Anderson SP 6' 4" 235$410,000 762.819112.111241622755.89.366
Trevor Cahill SP 6' 4" 225$410,000 1882.9730196.21557319631186.53.372All-Star
Gio Gonzalez SP 6' 0" 205$405,000 1593.2333200.21717515921716.06.375
Justin Duchscherer p6' 3" 195$1,750,000 212.895282611312185.60.393
Brad Ziegler RP 6' 4" 205$410,000 373.266460.25424428410.95.396
Jerry Blevins RP 6' 6" 175$405,000 213.76348.25420718460.77.411
Dallas Braden SP 6' 1" 185$420,000 11143.530192.21808317431136.40.432
Ross Wolf p6' 0" 180004.261112.21261691.15.474
Justin James p6' 3" 215004.554720450.80.500
Michael Wuertz RP 6' 3" 210$2,200,000 234.314839.23521621400.83.530
Ben Sheets SP 6' 1" 195$10,000,000 494.5320119.1123651843845.95.546
Boof Bonser p6' 4" 265105.091323271326171.77.565
Vin Mazzaro SP 6' 3" 220684.2724122.1127701950795.08.574
Henry Rodriguez p6' 0" 220104.552927.22516213330.95.578
Tyson Ross p6' 6" 230$400,000 145.492639.13924420321.51.610
Edwar Ramirez p6' 3" 165$427,400 104.9171197110101.57.636
Cedrick Bowers p6' 2" 220014.5141412946181.00.643
Clayton Mortensen p6' 4" 185004.516641276.00.667
Chad Gaudin p5' 10" 190$700,000 028.831217.1271855201.441.039

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