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1997 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  65-97   .401
Result:   4th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Art Howe
General Manager:   Sandy Alderson
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  1,264,218
Payroll:  $21,911,000
Playoffs:  -

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Billy Taylor (35)
Youngest Player:  Ben Grieve (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mark McGwire (12)
Top Hitter:  Geronimo Berroa (62)
Top Pitcher:  Billy Taylor (36)
Top Draft Pick:  Chris Enochs (#11)

Roster Continuity:  63.35%
Top Prospect:   Miguel Tejada
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Seattle9072.556--
Anaheim8478.5196.0
Texas7785.47513.0
Oakland6597.40125.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
21Scott Spiezio1b-2b-241993-6-181MLB147590430684.3.258-.151.1450.592.4854635.17.512.70.503.420271241786109
16Jason Giambidh74261992-2-58MLB1425883871017.1.316-.189.2020.623.4896341.49.415.10.553.721891292897124
7Scott Brosius3b-301987-20-510MLB129526404372.4.232-.121.1140.332.1653233.06.519.40.633.820081282726170
33Jose Cansecorf-lf84321982-15-391MLB108446318564.7.275-.088.2260.425.2494246.211.427.40.534.018021063739200
25Mark McGwire1b68331984-1-10MLB105433276908.8.293-.123.3440.597.9465855.813.422.60.403.51497863634177
12Matt Stairsdh-1b-29UDFA: 1989MLB133410260858.8.290-.153.2840.836.6594643.812.214.60.563.81561882679142
31Damon Mashorecf-lf92271991-9-256MLB92342227354.1.338-.065.0830.610.9541521.714.624.01.313.81305759546100
17Dave Magadan3b-1b-341983-2-32MLB128328201496.6.342-.114.0881.251.2671518.315.212.20.844.2139280059241
29Geronimo Berroarf-lf6232UDFA: 1983MLB73299195547.4.346-.169.2300.625.4532834.612.019.40.653.61073611462113
6Brent Maynec-291989-1-13MLB85282192385.4.311-.215.1170.552.1561824.36.411.71.033.8107366940464
2Jason McDonaldcf-lf-251993-4-125MLB78276185375.5.315-.089.1310.731.4431930.613.017.80.783.8105359146247
47Mark Bellhorn2b-3b-221995-2-35MLB68261180274.0.304-.058.1290.462.3351631.412.326.80.814.1108063544592
26Rafael Bournigalss-2b90311987-19-481MLB79249179263.9.302-.203.0540.840.4521016.16.47.61.183.483853630228
19George Williamsc-281991-24-646MLB76241149346.1.359-.119.0990.761.2451322.414.519.10.693.994554340276
28Tony Batista3b-ss-23UDFA: 1991MLB68207163152.5.222-.128.1280.451.9231539.56.815.01.003.775748127658
11Ernie Youngcf-rf-271990-10-281MLB71200149152.7.296-.126.1260.332.5271230.89.528.51.333.6720439281108
5Brian Lesherlf-1b-261992-25-704MLB46142108123.1.263-.137.1370.302.821930.06.321.10.583.853733819943
23Pat Lennonlf-rf-291986-1-8MLB5613186165.0.412-.172.0950.430.826823.511.526.71.033.850031318768
13Izzy Molinac-261990-22-593MLB481159182.3.209-.171.1260.182.615731.82.614.80.923.539726513233
4Miguel Tejada2b-3b-23UDFA: 1993MLB261048272.3.240-.162.1310.091.913735.01.921.20.673.637726311452
14Ben Grieverf-lf-211994-1-2MLB2410866187.4.400-.172.1610.522.820931.012.023.10.734.143925218738
8Tilson Brito2b-3b-25UDFA: 1992MLB17493575.7.324-.261.2170.104.18538.52.020.41.383.41691145515
8Scott Sheldon3b-ss-281991-8-230MLB13271933.8.294-.208.1250.173.75116.73.722.20.583.8103663715
45Mike Oquistp-291989-13-321MLB55402.0.250-.250.000--0.0100.00.00.04.004.42212100
57Brad Rigbyp-241994-2-36MLB233--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.066.70.003.09811
51Jimmy Haynesp-241991-7-187MLB122--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.050.0--3.06513
41Eric Ludwickp-251993-2-50MLB622--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.050.0--3.06513
50Dave Telghederp-301989-31-811MLB122--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.050.0--5.511832
30Aaron Smallp-251989-22-580MLB311--.000.000.000--0.0000.00.00.00.002.02200
20Steve Karsayp-251990-1-22MLB2400--.000-.000----00----------0000
Totals: (30 players)--636943968345.1.295-.138.0000.543.195749434.010.118.50.713.75238981433895601922
FIELDING STATISTICS


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