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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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKC1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1962-04-10vs MIN1W  4-21-0421,012 Ed RakowJack KralickEd RakowJack Kralick 422
1962-04-11vs MIN2L  0-81-034,064 John WyattCamilo PascualCamilo PascualJohn Wyatt 410-6
1962-04-12vs MIN3L  5-91-02854 Norm BassDon LeeJoe BonikowskiNorm Bass 919-10
1962-04-13vs CHA4L  5-121-023,229 Art DitmarRay HerbertDom ZanniArt Ditmar 1431-17
1962-04-14vs CHA5W  7-31-013,254 Jerry WalkerJohn BuzhardtJerry WalkerJohn BuzhardtBob Grim2134-13
1962-04-15vs CHA6L  3-81-014,834 Ed RakowJuan PizarroJuan PizarroEd Rakow 2442-18
1962-04-17@ LAA7W  5-31-0118,416John WyattKen McBrideJohn WyattKen McBrideBob Grim2945-16
1962-04-18@ LAA8L  2-31-157,055Norm BassBo BelinskyBo BelinskyNorm BassArt Fowler3148-17
1962-04-19@ LAA9L  4-61-276,338Art DitmarDean ChanceRed WittDave Wickersham 3554-19
1962-04-20@ CHA10W  7-42-2512,246Jerry WalkerJuan PizarroJerry WalkerJuan PizarroDiego Segui4258-16
1962-04-21@ CHA11W  9-63-226,507John WyattEarly WynnDave WickershamEddie Fisher 5164-13
1962-04-22@ CHA12W  7-15-210Ed RakowRay HerbertEd RakowRay Herbert 5865-7
1962-04-22@ CHA13W  7-55-2111,715Norm BassJoe HorlenDiego SeguiTurk Lown 6570-5
1962-04-24@ DET14L  0-15-2120,372Dan PfisterDon MossiDon MossiDan Pfister 6571-6
1962-04-25@ DET15W  9-85-219,260Jerry WalkerDoug GallagherJerry WalkerDoug GallagherBob Grim7479-5
1962-04-26@ DET16L  7-115-217,030John WyattFrank LaryHank AguirreBob Grim 8190-9
1962-04-27vs BAL17W  14-55-217,838 Ed RakowArt QuirkEd RakowArt Quirk 95950
1962-04-28vs BAL18L  2-35-217,183 Norm BassSteve BarberSteve BarberNorm BassHoyt Wilhelm9798-1
1962-04-29vs BAL19L  3-85-2111,429 Dan PfisterMilt PappasWes StockDan PfisterDick Hall100106-6
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKC1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1962-05-01vs DET20L  2-35-214,470 Jerry WalkerJim BunningJim BunningJerry Walker 102109-7
1962-05-02vs DET21W  12-85-224,914 Norm BassDon MossiJohn WyattDon MossiDiego Segui114117-3
1962-05-03vs DET22W  6-45-213,021 Ed RakowDoug GallagherDiego SeguiDoug Gallagher 120121-1
1962-05-04vs CLE23L  5-65-217,608 Dan PfisterDick DonovanSam McDowellDan PfisterBarry Latman125127-2
1962-05-05vs CLE24W  18-65-210 Jerry WalkerRon TaylorJerry WalkerRon TaylorDanny McDevitt14313310
1962-05-05vs CLE25L  2-55-2114,530 Art DitmarJim PerryJim PerryArt DitmarBarry Latman1451387
1962-05-06vs CLE26L  1-55-217,421 Norm BassMudcat GrantMudcat GrantNorm BassBob Allen1461433
1962-05-09@ BAL27L  3-65-325,157Ed RakowMilt PappasMilt PappasEd Rakow 1491490
1962-05-10@ BAL28L  2-55-434,433Jerry WalkerChuck EstradaChuck EstradaJerry WalkerHoyt Wilhelm151154-3
1962-05-11@ MIN29W  5-36-434,578Dan PfisterCamilo PascualDave WickershamCamilo PascualDiego Segui156157-1
1962-05-12@ MIN30L  4-56-539,129Art DitmarLee StangeJim KaatJohn Wyatt 160162-2
1962-05-13@ MIN31L  3-106-6510,130Norm BassJoe BonikowskiJoe BonikowskiNorm Bass 163172-9
1962-05-15@ CLE32W  6-57-655,437Ed RakowJim PerryDave WickershamGary BellDiego Segui169177-8
1962-05-16@ CLE33L  9-107-755,131Jerry WalkerMudcat GrantRon TaylorDiego Segui 178187-9
1962-05-18@ WS234L  2-37-867,316Dan PfisterPete BurnsidePete BurnsideDan Pfister 180190-10
1962-05-19@ WS235W  8-48-865,623Art DitmarDon RudolphNorm BassDon Rudolph 188194-6
1962-05-20@ WS236W  1-09-960Ed RakowClaude OsteenEd RakowClaude Osteen 189194-5
1962-05-20@ WS237L  5-79-968,052Jim ArcherTom CheneyTom CheneyJim ArcherBennie Daniels194201-7
1962-05-21@ BOS38W  10-510-944,937Jerry WalkerGene ConleyJerry WalkerGene Conley 204206-2
1962-05-22@ BOS39W  5-111-941,424Dave WickershamGalen CiscoDave WickershamGalen CiscoDiego Segui2092072
1962-05-23@ NYA40L  7-1311-1049,047Dan PfisterRalph TerryTex ClevengerDiego SeguiRollie Sheldon216220-4
1962-05-24@ NYA41L  4-911-1149,515Ed RakowBud DaleyBud DaleyEd RakowJim Coates220229-9
1962-05-25vs LAA42L  4-511-1166,671 Norm BassKen McBrideJack SpringJohn Wyatt 224234-10
1962-05-26vs LAA43W  8-711-1144,168 Jerry WalkerDean ChanceDiego SeguiArt Fowler 232241-9
1962-05-27vs LAA44W  3-211-1160 Dave WickershamJim DonohueDave WickershamRyne Duren 235243-8
1962-05-27vs LAA45L  3-611-11610,693 Dan PfisterEli GrbaEli GrbaDan PfisterTom Morgan238249-11
1962-05-29vs NYA46W  2-111-1168,623 John WyattJim BoutonJohn WyattJim BoutonBill Fischer240250-10
1962-05-30vs WS247L  0-811-1160 Ed RakowClaude OsteenClaude OsteenEd Rakow 240258-18
1962-05-30vs WS248W  5-211-11610,405 Norm BassTom CheneyNorm BassMarty KutynaGordon Jones245260-15
1962-05-31vs WS249W  1-011-1143,952 Jerry WalkerSteve HamiltonJerry WalkerSteve Hamilton 246260-14
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKC1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1962-06-01vs BOS50W  9-211-1146,309 Dave WickershamDon SchwallDave WickershamDon Schwall 255262-7
1962-06-02vs BOS51L  2-511-1142,347 Ed RakowEarl WilsonEarl WilsonEd RakowDick Radatz257267-10
1962-06-05@ MIN52W  4-312-11415,297John WyattCamilo PascualJohn WyattCamilo PascualGordon Jones261270-9
1962-06-06@ MIN53L  0-712-12511,619Jerry WalkerJim KaatJim KaatJerry Walker 261277-16
1962-06-07@ MIN54L  2-512-1366,163Dave WickershamJoe BonikowskiJoe BonikowskiDave Wickersham 263282-19
1962-06-08@ LAA55L  1-712-1478,286Ed RakowDon LeeDon LeeEd Rakow 264289-25
1962-06-09@ LAA56L  1-812-1574,366John WyattDean ChanceDean ChanceJohn Wyatt 265297-32
1962-06-10@ LAA57L  6-1412-1780Jerry WalkerKen McBrideKen McBrideJerry WalkerJack Spring271311-40
1962-06-10@ LAA58L  5-612-17812,873Norm BassBo BelinskyArt FowlerEd RakowTom Morgan276317-41
1962-06-12vs CHA59W  2-112-1787,234 Dave WickershamJuan PizarroDave WickershamJuan Pizarro 278318-40
1962-06-13vs CHA60W  4-312-1786,448 Ed RakowJohn BuzhardtEd RakowJohn BuzhardtGordon Jones282321-39
1962-06-14vs CHA61W  11-812-1786,328 John WyattJoe HorlenGordon JonesJoe Horlen 293329-36
1962-06-15vs MIN62W  6-112-17810,473 Jerry WalkerCamilo PascualJerry WalkerCamilo PascualEd Rakow299330-31
1962-06-16vs MIN63W  6-212-17812,519 Diego SeguiJoe BonikowskiDiego SeguiJoe Bonikowski 305332-27
1962-06-17vs MIN64W  10-612-17811,097 Dave WickershamJack KralickDave WickershamJack KralickGordon Jones315338-23
1962-06-18vs MIN65L  4-912-1789,662 Ed RakowCamilo PascualCamilo PascualEd Rakow 319347-28
1962-06-19vs LAA66L  4-712-1786,938 John WyattKen McBrideKen McBrideJohn WyattRyne Duren323354-31
1962-06-20vs LAA67L  1-512-1786,739 Jerry WalkerTed BowsfieldTed BowsfieldJerry WalkerBob Botz324359-35
1962-06-21vs LAA68L  1-312-1789,767 Diego SeguiBo BelinskyBo BelinskyDiego Segui 325362-37
1962-06-22@ CHA69L  1-512-18815,282Dan PfisterJoe HorlenDom ZanniDan Pfister 326367-41
1962-06-23@ CHA70L  1-612-1986,085Ed RakowJuan PizarroJuan PizarroEd RakowFrank Baumann327373-46
1962-06-24@ CHA71L  1-613-2080Jerry WalkerRay HerbertRay HerbertJerry Walker 328379-51
1962-06-24@ CHA72W  5-213-20824,707Diego SeguiEarly WynnDiego SeguiEarly WynnJohn Wyatt333381-48
1962-06-26@ WS273W  2-114-2089,286Dan PfisterTom CheneyDan PfisterTom Cheney 335382-47
1962-06-27@ WS274W  4-115-2073,954Ed RakowSteve HamiltonEd RakowSteve Hamilton 339383-44
1962-06-28@ WS275W  10-716-2063,633Jerry WalkerBennie DanielsJerry WalkerDon RudolphGordon Jones349390-41
1962-06-29@ BOS76L  3-916-21811,299Diego SeguiBill MonbouquetteBill MonbouquetteDiego Segui 352399-47
1962-06-30@ BOS77L  6-1216-2285,555Dave WickershamGene ConleyGene ConleyNorm BassDick Radatz358411-53
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKC1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1962-07-01@ BOS78W  9-517-22819,322Dan PfisterEarl WilsonGordon JonesDick Radatz 367416-49
1962-07-02@ NYA79L  4-817-23817,427Ed RakowBill StaffordLuis ArroyoJohn Wyatt 371424-53
1962-07-03@ NYA80L  7-817-24813,378Jerry WalkerWhitey FordBud DaleyGordon JonesMarshall Bridges378432-54
1962-07-04@ NYA81W  11-118-2580Diego SeguiRollie SheldonDiego SeguiRollie Sheldon 389433-44
1962-07-04@ NYA82L  3-718-25827,901Dan PfisterBob TurleyBud DaleyDan Pfister 392440-48
1962-07-06vs WS283W  12-918-2577,750 Ed RakowTom CheneyGordon JonesBennie DanielsDan Pfister404449-45
1962-07-07vs WS284W  9-818-2577,955 Jerry WalkerPete BurnsideBill FischerDave StenhouseGordon Jones413457-44
1962-07-08vs WS285W  6-518-2576,834 Diego SeguiDon RudolphJohn WyattTom Cheney 419462-43
1962-07-12vs BOS86W  5-418-2570 Dan PfisterGene ConleyJohn WyattMike Fornieles 424466-42
1962-07-12vs BOS87L  4-918-2578,622 Ed RakowEarl WilsonDick RadatzGordon Jones 428475-47
1962-07-13vs BOS88L  10-1118-2576,905 Jerry WalkerBill MonbouquetteDick RadatzEd Rakow 438486-48
1962-07-14vs BOS89L  2-418-2576,800 Bill FischerArnold EarleyArnold EarleyBill FischerChet Nichols440490-50
1962-07-15vs NYA90L  6-818-2570 Diego SeguiBud DaleyMarshall BridgesJerry WalkerRalph Terry446498-52
1962-07-15vs NYA91L  3-1118-25734,865 Danny McDevittRollie SheldonRollie SheldonDanny McDevitt 449509-60
1962-07-16vs NYA92L  1-318-25713,795 Dan PfisterWhitey FordWhitey FordDan PfisterJim Bouton450512-62
1962-07-17vs BAL93L  2-318-2576,094 Ed RakowRobin RobertsRobin RobertsEd Rakow 452515-63
1962-07-18vs BAL94W  3-218-2576,399 Bob GiggieMilt PappasBob GiggieMilt PappasJohn Wyatt455517-62
1962-07-19vs BAL95L  3-718-2575,255 Bill FischerSteve BarberHoyt WilhelmBill Fischer 458524-66
1962-07-20vs DET96L  3-1018-2578,446 Diego SeguiDon MossiDon MossiDiego Segui 461534-73
1962-07-21vs DET97L  5-718-25711,413 Dan PfisterHank AguirrePhil ReganDan PfisterTerry Fox466541-75
1962-07-22vs DET98W  11-318-2577,351 Ed RakowSam JonesEd RakowSam JonesDanny McDevitt477544-67
1962-07-24vs CLE99L  4-518-2577,460 Bob GiggieDick DonovanDick DonovanBob GiggieGary Bell481549-68
1962-07-25vs CLE100W  5-418-2578,007 Diego SeguiSam McDowellDiego SeguiSam McDowellBill Fischer486553-67
1962-07-27@ BAL101L  2-318-2689,121Dan PfisterRobin RobertsHoyt WilhelmDanny McDevitt 488556-68
1962-07-28@ BAL102L  0-318-2880Ed RakowSteve BarberSteve BarberEd Rakow 488559-71
1962-07-28@ BAL103L  1-718-28811,399Jerry WalkerDick HallDick HallJerry Walker 489566-77
1962-07-29@ BAL104W  7-319-2884,768Bill FischerChuck EstradaBill FischerChuck Estrada 496569-73
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKC1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1962-08-01@ DET105L  5-619-2870Dan PfisterPaul FoytackRon KlineGranny Hamner 501575-74
1962-08-01@ DET106L  1-919-28720,230Jerry WalkerHowie KoplitzHowie KoplitzJerry Walker 502584-82
1962-08-02@ DET107W  5-419-2878,794Ed RakowHank AguirreEd RakowHank AguirreJohn Wyatt507588-81
1962-08-03@ CLE108L  0-119-2987,504Bill FischerDick DonovanDick DonovanBill Fischer 507589-82
1962-08-04@ CLE109W  8-320-2983,643Diego SeguiJim PerryDiego SeguiJim PerryJohn Wyatt515592-77
1962-08-05@ CLE110W  3-222-2970Dan PfisterBarry LatmanDan PfisterBarry LatmanJohn Wyatt518594-76
1962-08-05@ CLE111W  5-222-2978,936Orlando PenaPedro RamosOrlando PenaPedro Ramos 523596-73
1962-08-06@ WS2112W  1-023-2965,299Ed RakowClaude OsteenEd RakowClaude Osteen 524596-72
1962-08-07@ WS2113W  10-324-2965,041Bill FischerDon RudolphBill FischerDon Rudolph 534599-65
1962-08-08vs MIN114W  4-324-2969,907 Diego SeguiJack KralickEd RakowBill Pleis 538602-64
1962-08-09vs MIN115L  10-1224-2965,213 Dan PfisterLee StangeFrank SullivanDanny McDevitt 548614-66
1962-08-10vs CHA116L  1-324-2969,488 Orlando PenaEarly WynnEarly WynnOrlando PenaDean Stone549617-68
1962-08-11vs CHA117L  2-1124-29611,189 Ed RakowJohn BuzhardtJohn BuzhardtEd Rakow 551628-77
1962-08-12vs CHA118L  0-124-2967,691 Bill FischerRay HerbertRay HerbertBill FischerJuan Pizarro551629-78
1962-08-14vs WS2119W  6-524-2974,861 Orlando PenaTom CheneyJohn WyattPete Burnside 557634-77
1962-08-15vs WS2120W  8-424-2974,928 Dan PfisterDave StenhouseDan PfisterDave StenhouseJohn Wyatt565638-73
1962-08-16vs WS2121W  4-224-2973,135 Ed RakowClaude OsteenEd RakowClaude Osteen 569640-71
1962-08-17vs NYA122W  7-224-29723,578 Bill FischerJim BoutonBill FischerJim Bouton 576642-66
1962-08-18vs NYA123W  5-424-2970 Diego SeguiWhitey FordJohn WyattWhitey Ford 581646-65
1962-08-18vs NYA124L  7-1124-29735,147 Orlando PenaBob TurleyMarshall BridgesJohn Wyatt 588657-69
1962-08-19vs NYA125L  7-2124-29629,274 Dan PfisterRalph TerryRalph TerryDan Pfister 595678-83
1962-08-20vs NYA126W  7-324-29613,271 Ed RakowRollie SheldonEd RakowRollie SheldonJohn Wyatt602681-79
1962-08-21vs BOS127L  6-1124-2966,551 Bill FischerEarl WilsonEarl WilsonBill FischerArnold Earley608692-84
1962-08-22vs BOS128W  4-224-2966,926 Moe DrabowskyIke DelockMoe DrabowskyIke DelockJohn Wyatt612694-82
1962-08-23vs BOS129L  2-824-2963,439 Diego SeguiGene ConleyGene ConleyDan Pfister 614702-88
1962-08-24@ MIN130W  12-125-29621,900Orlando PenaBill PleisOrlando PenaBill Pleis 626703-77
1962-08-25@ MIN131L  1-325-30616,790Ed RakowDick StigmanDick StigmanEd Rakow 627706-79
1962-08-26@ MIN132L  0-125-31623,224Bill FischerJack KralickJack KralickBill Fischer 627707-80
1962-08-28vs LAA133L  5-1025-31611,521 Moe DrabowskyDean ChanceDean ChanceMoe DrabowskyTed Bowsfield632717-85
1962-08-29vs LAA134W  6-025-31611,768 Orlando PenaBo BelinskyOrlando PenaBo Belinsky 638717-79
1962-08-31@ NYA135L  1-525-32724,450Ed RakowWhitey FordWhitey FordEd RakowMarshall Bridges639722-83
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKC1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1962-09-01@ NYA136L  1-325-33717,383Bill FischerRalph TerryRalph TerryBill Fischer 640725-85
1962-09-02@ NYA137L  1-225-34712,933Orlando PenaJim BoutonBud DaleyOrlando Pena 641727-86
1962-09-03@ BOS138W  8-526-3570Moe DrabowskyIke DelockJohn WyattIke Delock 649732-83
1962-09-03@ BOS139L  1-326-35712,953Dan PfisterDon SchwallDon SchwallDan Pfister 650735-85
1962-09-04@ BOS140W  7-227-3576,212Ed RakowBill MonbouquetteEd RakowBill Monbouquette 657737-80
1962-09-05@ BOS141L  4-1227-3671,217Bill FischerEarl WilsonEarl WilsonBill Fischer 661749-88
1962-09-07@ CLE142L  1-227-3773,394Orlando PenaPedro RamosPedro RamosOrlando Pena 662751-89
1962-09-08@ CLE143L  2-327-3873,230Dan PfisterBarry LatmanBarry LatmanDan Pfister 664754-90
1962-09-09@ CLE144L  7-1227-3973,077Ed RakowDick DonovanDick DonovanDave Wickersham 671766-95
1962-09-10@ CHA145L  3-427-4095,706Bill FischerRay HerbertRay HerbertBill Fischer 674770-96
1962-09-12@ LAA146W  4-128-4078,670Orlando PenaBo BelinskyOrlando PenaBo Belinsky 678771-93
1962-09-13@ LAA147W  5-429-4073,625Dan PfisterTed BowsfieldDave WickershamDon LeeJohn Wyatt683775-92
1962-09-15vs BAL148W  4-329-4080 Ed RakowJack FisherJohn WyattHoyt Wilhelm 687778-91
1962-09-15vs BAL149W  5-429-4087,884 Bill FischerRobin RobertsDave WickershamBilly Hoeft 692782-90
1962-09-16vs BAL150W  12-529-4086,607 Orlando PenaMilt PappasOrlando PenaMilt PappasDave Wickersham704787-83
1962-09-18vs CLE151W  6-129-4084,221 Dan PfisterJim PerryDan PfisterJim PerryJohn Wyatt710788-78
1962-09-19vs CLE152L  9-1029-4083,523 Ed RakowDick DonovanDick DonovanEd RakowBob Allen719798-79
1962-09-20vs CLE153L  2-529-4081,954 Bill FischerPedro RamosPedro RamosBill Fischer 721803-82
1962-09-21vs DET154L  1-629-4081,993 Orlando PenaDon MossiDon MossiOrlando Pena 722809-87
1962-09-22vs DET155W  5-229-4083,609 Dave WickershamJim BunningDave WickershamJim BunningJohn Wyatt727811-84
1962-09-23vs DET156L  1-329-4087,561 Dan PfisterHank AguirreHank AguirreDan Pfister 728814-86
1962-09-24@ BAL157W  5-230-4082,297Ed RakowJack FisherEd RakowJack Fisher 733816-83
1962-09-26@ BAL158L  0-331-4180Bill FischerDave McNallyDave McNallyBill Fischer 733819-86
1962-09-26@ BAL159W  6-231-4182,840Orlando PenaRobin RobertsOrlando PenaRobin Roberts 739821-82
1962-09-28@ DET160L  3-731-418588Dave WickershamDon MossiPaul FoytackDave Wickersham 742828-86
1962-09-29@ DET161L  2-331-4184,245Ed RakowHank AguirreHank AguirreEd Rakow 744831-87
1962-09-30@ DET162L  1-631-4186,229Bill FischerJim BunningJim BunningBill Fischer 745837-92


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