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1980 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 686-642 + 44
Manager(s): Billy Martin
General Manager: Charlie Finley (1980-08-23), Billy Martin
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 842,259 24/26
Top Draft Pick: Mike King (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: George Mitterwald
First Base Coach: Lee Walls
Pitching Coach: Art Fowler
Third Base Coach: Clete Boyer

#1 Draft Picks

Randy Elliott (#24)
American League West Standings
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1980 Oakland Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    11Tony ArmasCF-OF6-1224R-R261976UDFAMLB--
    59Dave BeardP6-5215L-R201980OAK: 1977-6-147MLB--
    28Rich BordiP6-7220R-R211980OAK: 1980-3-56MLB--
    52Ernie CamachoP6-1180R-R251980CAL: 1976-4-79MLB--
    16Ray CoseyH5-10185L-L241980UDFAMLB--
    45Jeff Cox2B5-11170R-R241980UDFAMLB--
    16Mike DavisOF6-3185L-L211980PIT: 1977-13-330MLB--
    7Mike Edwards2B5-10154R-R271977PIT: 1974-7-155MLB--
    4Randy ElliottOF6-2190R-R291972SDN: 1969-1-24MLB--
    18Jim EssianC6-2195R-R291973UDFAMLB--
    4Orlando Gonzalez1B-OF6-2180L-L281976CLE: 1974-18-408MLB--
    10Wayne Gross3B6-2210L-R281976OAK: 1973-9-215MLB--
    3Mario GuerreroSS5-10155R-R301973UDFAMLB--
    33Dave HamiltonP6-0190L-L321972KC1: 1966-5-82MLB--
    48Mike HeathC5-11190R-R251978NYA: 1973-2-37MLB--
    35Rickey HendersonLF-OF5-10190R-L211979OAK: 1976-4-96MLB--
    38Jeff JonesP6-3210R-R231980OAK: 1977-13-329MLB--
    27Matt KeoughP6-3190R-R241977OAK: 1973-7-167MLB--
    50Brian KingmanP6-2200R-R251979CAL: 1973-12-271MLB--
    12Mickey Klutts3B5-11189R-R251976NYA: 1972-4-86MLB--
    34Bob LaceyP6-5200R-L261977OAK: 1972-10-140MLB--
    22Rick LangfordP6-0180R-R281976CLE: 1972-36-733MLB--
    29Rick LysanderP6-2190R-R271980OAK: 1974-19-443MLB--
    54Steve McCattyP6-3205R-R261977UDFAMLB--
    39Dave McKay2B-3B6-1195B-R301975UDFAMLB--
    32Craig MinettoP6-0185L-L261978LAN: 1973-3-60MLB--
    21Dwayne MurphyOF6-1185L-R251978OAK: 1973-15-359MLB--
    5Jeff NewmanC-1B6-2218R-R311976CLE: 1970-26-601MLB--
    17Mike NorrisP6-2175R-R251975OAK: 1973-1-24MLB--
    6Mitchell PageOF6-2205L-R281977PIT: 1973-3-72MLB--
    8Rob PiccioloSS-2B6-2185R-R271977OAK: 1975-1-4MLB--
    13Dave Revering1B6-4210L-R271978CIN: 1971-7-166MLB--
    58Mark SouzaP6-0180L-L251980KCA: 1974-1-17MLB--
    38Alan WirthP6-4190R-R231978SFN: 1974-3-67MLB--

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