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1963 KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  73-89   .451
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Ed Lopat
General Manager:   Pat Friday
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  762,364
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gino Cimoli (33)
Youngest Player:  Tony LaRussa (18)
Longest Tenure:  Jerry Lumpe (5)
Top Hitter:  Ed Charles (15)
Top Pitcher:  Orlando Pena (20)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  81.80%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10457.646--
Chi White Sox9468.58010.5
Minnesota9170.56513.0
Baltimore8676.53118.5
Cleveland7983.48825.5
Detroit7983.48825.5
Boston7685.47228.0
KC Athletics7389.45131.5
LA Angels7091.43534.0
Washington56106.34648.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
16Ed Charles3b1530-MLB1586038216128215791585879575821.267.332.3950238679484834.6.282
11Jerry Lumpe2b2430-MLB1575957516126755932584403649.271.333.3630216663455845.0.284
7Norm Siebern1b-of2229-MLB152556801512521683147982061810.272.358.4100228644428905.7.290
2Wayne Causeyss-2b3626-MLB1395547215532484442565403729.280.345.3950219619419875.6.298
4Gino Cimoliof4933-MLB145529561391911448313972235612.263.312.3630192581414654.2.294
5Bobby Del Grecoof-30-MLB12130640657182912405251436.212.311.320098358256323.4.229
15Jose Tartabullof6124-MLB79242275885119161171700302.240.290.326079262190294.1.254
10Doc Edwardsc6526-MLB71240166012063501112326115.250.287.375090255188284.0.255
6Chuck Essegianof-31-MLB10123123529052700194810127.225.285.329076254189202.9.261
12Ken Harrelson1b-of-21-MLB792261652101623112358032210.230.299.363082253189213.0.280
22George Alusikof-28-MLB87221285911093701263310316.267.345.439097252173365.6.278
14Charlie Lauc-30-MLB62187155511032610141703427.294.340.401075207145275.1.308
12,20Manny Jimenezof-24-MLB6015712449001501161452126.280.361.338053181123214.7.303
8Haywood Sullivanc-32-MLB40113924610800151502126.212.300.28303213198102.6.240
26Dave Wickershamp-27-MLB388031100020012500400.137.148.1370118573-3-1.2.200
18Billy Bryanc-24-MLB2465111111370092205001.169.270.354023745552.5.200
19Orlando Penap5729-MLB356239001800624001000.145.221.194012786300.1.216
25Moe Drabowskyp-27-MLB266241030280002100301.161.161.306019655610.6.205
17John Wojcikof-21-MLB19597110002208802000.186.284.186011674831.8.216
21Ed Rakowp-27-MLB34576610000052700201.105.177.123076454-3-1.5.200
23Diego Seguip-25UDFA: 1959MLB385551201040012400402.218.232.255014604900.2.387
29Tony LaRussa2b-ss-18UDFA: 1962MLB344441111010071200110.250.346.318014533554.1.333
1Dick Howserss7627-MLB1541480001007301100.195.312.19508493432.5.211
8Dick Green2b-22UDFA: 1960MLB133751020140021010011.270.317.405015412954.3.333
9Jay Hankinsof-27-MLB1034260114010300000.176.176.324011342921.6.167
1Sammy Esposito3b-ss-31-MLB1825351002003300012.200.276.24006292311.5.217
43Ted Bowsfieldp-28-MLB4323211002003900200.043.154.087022824-1-1.3.071
9Tommie Reynoldsof-21UDFA: 1963MLB819111000001710001.053.143.105022119-1-1.8.083
28Bill Fischerp-32-MLB4515010000003610300.067.263.0670122170-0.2.111
9Hector Martinezof-24-MLB614240013011310000.286.375.50007161125.8.300
18Tom Sturdivantp-33-MLB1711000000001100200.000.083.000001413-1-1.7.000
33John Wyattp-28-MLB639000000000500000.000.000.0000099--.000
25Dave Thiesp-26-MLB96121001000200000.333.333.500036416.9.500
20Dale Willisp-25-MLB266110001000200000.167.167.16701650-0.9.250
3Joe Azcuec-23-MLB24000000000100000.000.000.0000044--.000
27Dan Pfisterp-26-MLB43000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
35John O'Donoghuep-23-MLB12000000000000000.000.000.0000022--.000
10Norm Bassp-24-MLB31000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
27,36Fred Normanp-20UDFA: 1961MLB21000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
32Pete Lovrichp-20-MLB200000000000000100.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (40 players)162549561513562253895582472652982925477746125.247.313.3536661942617244136484.273

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
26Dave Wickersham3427-MLB12154.0938344121237.22441161082179118521.369.240.802.994.470.67.2901.16
19Orlando Pena2029-MLB12203.6935339320217.021893892453128401.259.041.002.205.310.41.2820.87
21Ed Rakow5827-MLB9103.9234267120174.117385761861104801.348.930.933.155.370.59.2871.14
25Moe Drabowsky2727-MLB7133.0526229210174.113562591664109601.146.970.833.305.630.59.2360.77
23Diego Segui4725UDFA: 1959MLB963.7738234140167.017384701773116511.479.320.923.936.250.63.3031.31
43Ted Bowsfield-28-MLB574.45411121143111.11156055144767201.469.301.133.805.420.70.2921.29
28Bill Fischer5532-MLB963.574520022395.2864438132934111.208.091.222.733.200.85.2371.00
33John Wyatt2928-MLB643.1363000532192.0833732124381711.378.121.174.217.920.53.2801.04
18Tom Sturdivant5733-MLB123.74173004053.047242231726301.217.980.512.894.420.65--0.98
20Dale Willis-25-MLB025.04250006144.246282532547001.599.270.605.049.470.53.3470.80
25Dave Thies-26-MLB014.6292003025.12615132129101.509.240.714.263.201.33.2861.95
32Pete Lovrich-20-MLB117.842010011020.225231851016011.6910.892.184.356.970.63.3080.57
27Dan Pfister-26-MLB101.933100109.1822139001.187.710.962.898.680.33.2800.73
10Norm Bass-24-MLB0011.743100007.2111110294002.6112.912.3510.574.702.25.3330.75
31Aurelio Monteagudo-19UDFA: 1983MLB002.574000007.0422033001.005.140.003.863.861.00.2110.29
22Jose Santiago-22-MLB109.004000207.0877426011.4310.295.142.577.710.33.2111.29
27,36Fred Norman-20UDFA: 1961MLB0111.372200006.1998176102.5312.791.429.958.531.17.4210.67
35John O'Donoghue-23-MLB011.501100006.0621021011.339.000.003.001.502.00.3002.50
35Bill Landis-20-MLB000.001000001.2000013000.600.000.005.4016.200.33.000--
Totals: (40 players)73893.92162162359127291,4581417704635955408874381.298.750.963.335.480.61.303 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doc EdwardsC633413054.9870.00 
Charlie LauC502581552.9820.00 
Haywood SullivanC372261523.9920.00 
Billy BryanC24147430.9810.00 
Joe AzcueC150001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Norm Siebern1B13111931021295.9910.00 
Ken Harrelson1B3428316624.9800.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry Lumpe2B1553414511092.9880.00 
Sammy Esposito2B726011.0000.00 
Dick Green2B451412.9500.00 
Tony LaRussa2B363011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed Charles3B1581533102519.9490.00 
Sammy Esposito3B313001.0000.00 
Wayne Causey3B213001.0000.00 
Bobby Del Greco3B220001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Wayne CauseySS1352664021581.9780.00 
Tony LaRussaSS14232227.9570.00 
Dick HowserSS10212326.9570.00 
Dick GreenSS692323.9410.00 
Sammy EspositoSS44621.8330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gino CimoliOF1362561443.9850.00 
Bobby Del GrecoOF110207540.9810.00 
Jose TartabullOF71135321.9860.00 
George AlusikOF63985011.0000.00 
Chuck EssegianOF5395210.9900.00 
Manny JimenezOF4066630.9600.00 
Ken HarrelsonOF2843110.9780.00 
John WojcikOF17341001.0000.00 
Norm SiebernOF16301001.0000.00 
Jay HankinsOF919111.9520.00 
Tommie ReynoldsOF58020.8000.00 
Hector MartinezOF370001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John WyattP639231221.8821.47 
Bill FischerP459531411.9441.61 
Ted BowsfieldP41111122512.9743.00 
Diego SeguiP3816773361.8702.16 
Dave WickershamP38237154322.9672.20 
Orlando PenaP352171126001.0001.53 
Ed RakowP34174153013.9782.33 
Moe DrabowskyP26174111911.9681.55 
Dale WillisP25444810.9232.44 
Pete LovrichP202001001.0000.45 
Tom SturdivantP175348011.0002.04 
Dave ThiesP92506001.0002.15 
Aurelio MonteagudoP4703001.0003.86 
Jose SantiagoP4721001.0003.86 
Norm BassP370120.3331.25 
Dan PfisterP3903001.0002.97 
Fred NormanP2611001.0002.95 
Bill LandisP110000.0000.00 
John O'DonoghueP160000.0000.00 


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