Season Information
Team Name
1978 Oakland Athletics
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
69-93 (.426)   GBL: -23
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
6 / 12 / 23
Runs For/Against
532 / 690   Diff: -158
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
26
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2019
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1978 Oakland Athletics Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    9Mike Adams2952B-OF5-9180RR1948-07-24Cincinnati,OH
    1967-  1-   2-DET
    MLB1972-19781967-19780.000US
    37Gary Alexander254C-DH6-2200RR1953-03-27Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  2-  36-SFN
    MLB1975-19811972-19810.000US
    13Dell Alston252OF-1B6-0180LR1952-09-22Valhalla,NY
    1972-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1977-19801973-19800.000US
    11Tony Armas243OF-DH6-1224RR1953-07-12Anzoategui,VZ
    1971-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1976-19891971-19890.000VZ
    40Pete Broberg288P6-3205RR1950-03-02West Palm Beach,FL
    1971-  1-   1-WS2
    MLB1971-19781971-19780.000US
    17Mark Budaska251OF-1B6-0180BL1952-12-27Sharon,PA
    1973-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1978-19811973-19810.000US
    4Glenn Burke253OF-DH6-0195RR1952-11-16Oakland,CA
    1972- 17- 401-LAN
    MLB1976-19791976-19800.000US
    20Rico Carty3814OF-DH6-3200RR1939-09-01San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1959-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1963-19791960-19790.000DR
    15Joe Coleman3114P-OF6-3195RR1947-02-03Boston,MA
    1965-  1-   3-WS2
    MLB1965-19791965-19820.000US
    37Tim Conroy181P5-11185LL1960-04-03McKeesport,PA
    1978-  1-  20-OAK
    MLB1978-19871978-19890.000US
    19Miguel Dilone235OF-DH6-0160BR1954-11-01Santiago,DR
    1972-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1974-19851972-19850.000DR
    16Taylor Duncan2523B-1B6-0170RR1953-05-12Memphis,TN
    1971-  1-  10-ATL
    MLB1977-19781977-19800.000US
    7Mike Edwards2522B-SS5-10154RR1952-08-27Fort Lewis,WA
    1974-  7- 155-PIT
    MLB1977-19801974-19800.000US
    18Jim Essian276C-3B6-2195RR1951-01-02Detroit,MI
    1969-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1973-19841970-19850.000US
    26Tito Fuentes34132B-SS5-11175BR1944-01-04Havana,CU
    1962-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1965-19781962-19780.000CU
    10Wayne Gross2633B-1B6-2210LR1952-01-14Riverside,CA
    1973-  9- 215-OAK
    MLB1976-19861973-19860.000US
    3Mario Guerrero286SS-2B5-10155RR1949-09-28Santo Domingo,DR
    1968-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1973-19801968-19800.000DR
    60Dave Heaverlo274P6-1210RR1950-08-25Ellensburg,WA
    1973-  1-  23-SFN
    MLB1975-19811973-19830.000US
    11Willie Horton3516OF-DH5-11209RR1942-10-18Arno,VA
    1961-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1963-19801962-19820.000US
    25Tim Hosley318C-DH5-10195RR1947-05-10Spartanburg,SC
    1966-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1970-19811967-19820.000US
    38John Henry Johnson211P6-2190LL1956-08-21Houston,TX
    1974- 15- 355-SFN
    MLB1978-19871974-19870.000US
    27Matt Keough222P6-3190RR1955-07-03Pomona,CA
    1973-  7- 167-OAK
    MLB1977-19861976-19860.000US
    34Bob Lacey242P6-5200RL1953-08-25Mesa,AZ
    1972- 10- 140-OAK
    MLB1977-19841972-19990.000US
    22Rick Langford263P-OF6-0180RR1952-03-20Farmville,VA
    1973-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1976-19861973-19880.000US
    54Steve McCatty242P-3B6-3205RR1954-03-20Detroit,MI
    1973-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1977-19851973-19870.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    26Scott Meyer201C-P6-1195RR1957-08-19Evergreen Park,IL
    1978-  5- 108-OAK
    MLB1978-19781978-20010.000US
    23Craig Minetto241P6-0185LL1954-04-25Stockton,CA
    1973-  3-  60-LAN
    MLB1978-19811974-19840.000US
    15Mike Morgan181P6-2220RR1959-10-08Tulare,CA
    1978-  1-   4-OAK
    MLB1978-20021978-20020.000US
    36Dwayne Murphy231OF-DH6-1185LR1955-03-19Merced,CA
    1973- 15- 359-OAK
    MLB1978-19891973-19890.000US
    20Larry Murray255OF-2B5-11179BR1953-04-01Chicago,IL
    1971-  5- 117-NYA
    MLB1974-19791974-19800.000US
    5Jeff Newman293C-1B6-2218RR1948-09-11Fort Worth,TX
    1970- 26- 608-CLE
    MLB1976-19841970-19840.000US
    16Mike Norris234P6-2175RR1955-03-19San Francisco,CA
    1973-  1-  24-OAK
    MLB1975-19901975-19910.000US
    4Billy North308OF-DH5-11185BR1948-05-15Seattle,WA
    1969- 12- 280-CHN
    MLB1971-19811969-19810.000US
    6Mitchell Page262DH-OF6-2205LR1951-10-15Los Angeles,CA
    1973-  3-  72-PIT
    MLB1977-19841973-19850.000US
    17Marty Perez3110SS-2B5-11160RR1947-02-28Visalia,CA
    1964-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1969-19781964-19780.000US
    8Rob Picciolo252SS-2B6-2185RR1953-02-04Santa Monica,CA
    1975-  1-   4-OAK
    MLB1977-19851975-19850.000US
    28Steve Renko3310P-1B6-5230RR1944-12-10Kansas City,KS
    1965- 24- 461-NYN
    MLB1969-19831965-19900.000US
    24Dave Revering2511B-DH6-4210LR1953-02-12Roseville,CA
    1971-  7- 172-CIN
    MLB1978-19821971-19820.000US
    25Bruce Robinson241C-OF6-1185LR1954-04-16La Jolla,CA
    1975-  1-  21-OAK
    MLB1978-19801973-19840.000US
    33Elias Sosa287P6-2190RR1950-06-10La Vega,DR
    1968-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1972-19831968-19870.000DR
    31Steve Staggs2722B-SS5-9150RR1951-05-06Anchorage,AK
    1971-  2-  33-KCA
    MLB1977-19781977-19790.000US
    14Jerry Tabb2631B-DH6-2195LR1952-03-17Altus,OK
    1973-  1-  16-CHN
    MLB1976-19781976-19780.000US
    12Gary Thomasson267OF-1B6-1180LL1951-07-29San Diego,CA
    1969-  7- 162-SFN
    MLB1972-19801969-19800.000US
    9Joe Wallis264OF-DH5-10195BR1952-01-09East St. Louis,IL
    1973-  6- 136-CHN
    MLB1975-19791975-19790.000US
    38Alan Wirth211P6-4190RR1956-12-08Mesa,AZ
    1974-  3-  67-SFN
    MLB1978-19801974-19820.000US
    25Darrell Woodard2112B-SS5-11160RR1956-12-10Wilmar,AR
    1974- 12- 286-OAK
    MLB1978-19781977-19820.000US
    46 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system