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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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Jerry Lumpe+2b1629-MLB1566418919334101083024438006914.301.341.43202777004791086.1.304
7Norm Siebern+1b-of128-MLB162600114185256251173111088191713.308.412.49502977194371348.3.324
4Gino Cimoli+of3832-MLB1525506715120151071214089228612.275.323.4200231606426805.1.309
16Ed Charles+3b3029-MLB1475358115424717742045470409211.288.356.4540243604407976.4.304
12Manny Jimenez+of4223-MLB1394794814424211690131341132512.301.354.4280205528355816.2.303
5Bobby Del Greco+of5229-MLB1323386186211938414962130305.254.370.4020136403261586.0.288
15Jose Tartabull+of5323-MLB107310498665022195201910821.277.321.3290102341240404.5.294
2Wayne Causey+ss-2b-25-MLB117305407714143820413025158.252.340.3440105354242424.6.264
1Dick Howser+ss4926-MLB8328653688363419238810935.238.326.3500100337237434.9.225
8Haywood Sullivan+c-31-MLB9527433687242910315415526.248.325.332091313219303.7.294
10Joe Azcue+c7222-MLB7222318519122510172737143.229.287.305068248180213.2.247
3George Alusik+of-27-MLB902092957101113511162911114.273.326.4880102228159366.1.271
6Billy Consolo+ss-2b-27-MLB5415411374201613233302512.240.337.292045183128153.2.303
21Ed Rakow+p-26-MLB42823810010013110504.098.119.110098983-7-2.1.157
18Billy Bryan+c-23-MLB257451121270053200000.149.203.284021796320.7.225
27Dan Pfister+p-25-MLB526571200000001200201.185.185.18501267560-0.1.226
23Jerry Walker+p-23-MLB365771520350001500211.263.259.456026604673.8.300
19Leo Posada+of-26-MLB29466911030071401001.196.302.261012533832.1.281
17John Wojcik+of-20-MLB164381340093013410000.302.474.39501757301110.2.333
28Bill Fischer+p-31-MLB3438141001000800101.105.105.132053936-2-1.5.133
26Dave Wickersham+p-26-MLB30351200000021300201.057.108.057023936-3-2.5.091
24Diego Segui+p-24UDFA: 1959MLB37343810120011500100.235.257.353012362722.1.389
19Orlando Pena+p-28-MLB13312500040021900012.161.206.161053429-2-1.9.385
33John Wyatt+p-27-MLB59292300000011500000.103.133.103033026-2-2.4.214
22Norm Bass+p-23-MLB22221100000021300100.045.125.045012522-2-2.9.111
17Gordie Windhorn+of-28-MLB1419131001000300200.158.158.21104211800.4.187
14Deron Johnson+1b-3b-23UDFA: 1956MLB1719121000003800001.105.227.1580322180-0.6.182
14Bill Kern+of-29-MLB816140011000300000.250.250.43707161224.1.250
30Marlan Coughtry+2b-3b-27-MLB611120001004300100.182.400.18202161013.3.250
29Charlie Shoemaker+2b-22-MLB511120000000200000.182.182.182021190-0.1.222
29Danny McDevitt+p-29-MLB339020001000400010.222.200.222021080-0.0.333
25Moe Drabowsky+p-26-MLB106010000000200100.167.167.16701760-0.6.250
28Art Ditmar+p-33-MLB66010001000200000.167.167.16701650-0.9.250
34Gordon Jones+p-32-MLB215000001000000100.000.000.0000066--.000
3Gene Stephens+of-29-MLB54000000001100000.000.200.00000540-1.3.000
22Bob Giggie+p-28-MLB44100000000100000.000.000.0000044--.000
34Bob Grim+p-32-MLB122000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
20Jim Archer+p-30-MLB1810100020000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
31Rupe Toppin+p-20-MLB210100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
17Hector Martinez+of-23-MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
22Don Williams+p-30-MLB31000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (41 players)1625576745146722058116691762155680342357850108.263.332.3867182151630243667894.9.287

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
21Ed Rakow+1026-MLB14174.25423511231235.12321261113198159901.408.871.193.756.080.62.2861.51
27Dan Pfister+3125-MLB4144.5441252051196.117511299271061231021.438.021.244.865.640.86.2631.04
23Jerry Walker+5023-MLB895.9031213130143.116510194277857301.7010.361.704.903.581.37.2950.91
28Bill Fischer+6331-MLB4123.9534165062127.2150615616838201.2410.571.130.562.680.21.3001.14
33John Wyatt+2827-MLB1074.46599003011125.012166621280106801.618.710.865.767.630.75.3220.68
24Diego Segui+6224UDFA: 1959MLB853.86371320156116.2895350164671311.166.871.233.555.480.65.2251.05
26Dave Wickersham+7126-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 Jones+6132-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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