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1962 KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  72-90   .444
Result:   9th in American League
Manager(s):  Hank Bauer
General Manager:   Pat Friday
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  635,675
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Granny Hamner (35)
Youngest Player:  Fred Norman (19)
Longest Tenure:  Jerry Lumpe (4)
Top Hitter:  Norm Siebern (1)
Top Pitcher:  Ed Rakow (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  62.77%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9666.593--
Minnesota9171.5625.0
LA Angels8676.53110.0
Detroit8576.52810.5
Chi White Sox8577.52511.0
Cleveland8082.49416.0
Baltimore7785.47519.0
Boston7684.47519.0
KC Athletics7290.44424.0
Washington60101.37335.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Jerry Lumpe2b1629-MLB1566418919334101083024438006914.301.341.43202777004791086.1.304
7Norm Siebern1b-of128-MLB162600114185256251173111088191713.308.412.49502977194371348.3.324
4Gino Cimoliof3832-MLB1525506715120151071214089228612.275.323.4200231606426805.1.309
16Ed Charles3b3029-MLB1475358115424717742045470409211.288.356.4540243604407976.4.304
12Manny Jimenezof4223-MLB1394794814424211690131341132512.301.354.4280205528355816.2.303
5Bobby Del Grecoof5229-MLB1323386186211938414962130305.254.370.4020136403261586.0.288
15Jose Tartabullof5323-MLB107310498665022195201910821.277.321.3290102341240404.5.294
2Wayne Causeyss-2b-25-MLB117305407714143820413025158.252.340.3440105354242424.6.264
1Dick Howserss4926-MLB8328653688363419238810935.238.326.3500100337237434.9.225
8Haywood Sullivanc-31-MLB9527433687242910315415526.248.325.332091313219303.7.294
10Joe Azcuec7222-MLB7222318519122510172737143.229.287.305068248180213.2.247
3George Alusikof-27-MLB902092957101113511162911114.273.326.4880102228159366.1.271
6Billy Consoloss-2b-27-MLB5415411374201613233302512.240.337.292045183128153.2.303
21Ed Rakowp-26-MLB42823810010013110504.098.119.110098983-7-2.1.157
18Billy Bryanc-23-MLB257451121270053200000.149.203.284021796320.7.225
27Dan Pfisterp-25-MLB526571200000001200201.185.185.18501267560-0.1.226
23Jerry Walkerp-23-MLB365771520350001500211.263.259.456026604673.8.300
19Leo Posadaof-26-MLB29466911030071401001.196.302.261012533832.1.281
17John Wojcikof-20-MLB164381340093013410000.302.474.39501757301110.2.333
28Bill Fischerp-31-MLB3438141001000800101.105.105.132053936-2-1.5.133
26Dave Wickershamp-26-MLB30351200000021300201.057.108.057023936-3-2.5.091
24Diego Seguip-24UDFA: 1959MLB37343810120011500100.235.257.353012362722.1.389
19Orlando Penap-28-MLB13312500040021900012.161.206.161053429-2-1.9.385
33John Wyattp-27-MLB59292300000011500000.103.133.103033026-2-2.4.214
22Norm Bassp-23-MLB22221100000021300100.045.125.045012522-2-2.9.111
17Gordie Windhornof-28-MLB1419131001000300200.158.158.21104211800.4.187
14Deron Johnson1b-3b-23UDFA: 1956MLB1719121000003800001.105.227.1580322180-0.6.182
14Bill Kernof-29-MLB816140011000300000.250.250.43707161224.1.250
30Marlan Coughtry2b-3b-27-MLB611120001004300100.182.400.18202161013.3.250
29Charlie Shoemaker2b-22-MLB511120000000200000.182.182.182021190-0.1.222
29Danny McDevittp-29-MLB339020001000400010.222.200.222021080-0.0.333
25Moe Drabowskyp-26-MLB106010000000200100.167.167.16701760-0.6.250
28Art Ditmarp-33-MLB66010001000200000.167.167.16701650-0.9.250
34Gordon Jonesp-32-MLB215000001000000100.000.000.0000066--.000
3Gene Stephensof-29-MLB54000000001100000.000.200.00000540-1.3.000
22Bob Giggiep-28-MLB44100000000100000.000.000.0000044--.000
34Bob Grimp-32-MLB122000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
20Jim Archerp-30-MLB1810100020000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
31Rupe Toppinp-20-MLB210100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
17Hector Martinezof-23-MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
22Don Williamsp-30-MLB31000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (41 players)1625576745146722058116691762155680342357850108.263.332.3867182151630243667894.9.287

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
21Ed Rakow1026-MLB14174.25423511231235.12321261113198159901.408.871.193.756.080.62.2861.51
27Dan Pfister3125-MLB4144.5441252051196.117511299271061231021.438.021.244.865.640.86.2631.04
23Jerry Walker5023-MLB895.9031213130143.116510194277857301.7010.361.704.903.581.37.2950.91
28Bill Fischer6331-MLB4123.9534165062127.2150615616838201.2410.571.130.562.680.21.3001.14
33John Wyatt2827-MLB1074.46599003011125.012166621280106801.618.710.865.767.630.75.3220.68
24Diego Segui6224UDFA: 1959MLB853.86371320156116.2895350164671311.166.871.233.555.480.65.2251.05
26Dave Wickersham7126-MLB1144.173093081110.01055351134361101.358.591.063.524.990.70.2751.24
19Orlando Pena-28-MLB643.011312611089.271313092756311.097.130.902.715.620.48.2310.89
22Norm Bass-23-MLB266.092210004075.196555174633501.8811.470.845.503.941.39.3651.08
29Danny McDevitt-29-MLB035.823310010251.0473733541281101.738.290.887.244.941.46.2962.29
34Gordon Jones6132-MLB326.342100016632.2312323101428001.388.542.763.867.710.50.2800.29
25Moe Drabowsky-26-MLB115.14103001028.029201681019101.399.322.573.216.110.53.2560.76
20Jim Archer-30-MLB019.43181007027.240302981012001.8113.012.603.253.900.83.3231.15
28Art Ditmar-33-MLB026.6565001021.231191611313102.0312.880.425.405.401.00.3661.08
22Bob Giggie-28-MLB116.2842002014.1171110534001.4010.673.141.882.510.75.2451.17
34Bob Grim-32-MLB016.23120007313.01499083001.699.690.005.542.082.67.3112.18
25Bill Kunkel-25-MLB003.529000207.2873346001.579.393.524.707.040.67.2940.56
31Dan Osinski-28-MLB0017.364000304.2899184203.4315.431.9315.437.712.00--0.67
36Fred Norman-19UDFA: 1961MLB002.252000104.0411012211.259.000.002.254.500.50.2861.00
36Granny Hamner-35-MLB019.003000204.01064060104.0022.500.0013.500.00--.4761.75
22Don Williams-30-MLB009.003000204.0644001101.5013.500.000.002.250.00.3752.00
31Rupe Toppin-20-MLB0013.502000102.0133051003.004.500.0022.504.505.00.2000.33
Totals: (41 players)72904.79162162324130331,43414508377641166558256351.419.101.254.115.180.79.302 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Haywood SullivanC9444731102.9800.00 
Joe AzcueC703634265.9850.00 
Billy BryanC22117430.9760.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Norm Siebern1B162140512710122.9940.00 
Deron Johnson1B230001.0000.00 
George Alusik1B120001.0000.00 
Haywood Sullivan1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry Lumpe2B1563434351197.9860.00 
Wayne Causey2B9131510.9660.00 
Charlie Shoemaker2B459011.0000.00 
Ed Charles2B231011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed Charles3B1401452851627.9640.00 
Wayne Causey3B26224813.9860.00 
Marlan Coughtry3B311011.9170.00 
Deron Johnson3B20110.5000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick HowserSS721381911337.9620.00 
Wayne CauseySS511081371222.9530.00 
Billy ConsoloSS48721201025.9500.00 
Jerry LumpeSS210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gino CimoliOF147231882.9680.00 
Bobby Del GrecoOF124245940.9840.00 
Manny JimenezOF122185730.9850.00 
Jose TartabullOF85185650.9740.00 
George AlusikOF5087330.9680.00 
John WojcikOF12211001.0000.00 
Leo PosadaOF11151011.0000.00 
Gordie WindhornOF760001.0000.00 
Bill KernOF332001.0000.00 
Deron JohnsonOF220001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John WyattP5912581430.8801.58 
Ed RakowP42235174553.9252.37 
Dan PfisterP41196243022.9642.48 
Diego SeguiP37116111712.9662.17 
Bill FischerP341271516011.0002.19 
Danny McDevittP335141211.9412.82 
Jerry WalkerP311431527031.0002.64 
Dave WickershamP30110722021.0002.37 
Norm BassP2275619001.0003.00 
Gordon JonesP213213001.0001.12 
Jim ArcherP18272310.8331.65 
Orlando PenaP13895910.9331.41 
Bob GrimP121315001.0004.15 
Moe DrabowskyP102843001.0002.25 
Bill KunkelP9701001.0001.25 
Art DitmarP62123001.0002.12 
Bob GiggieP41410001.0000.64 
Dan OsinskiP4401001.0002.14 
Granny HamnerP3401001.0002.25 
Don WilliamsP3410001.0002.25 
Fred NormanP240000.0000.00 
Rupe ToppinP220000.0000.00 


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