Follow The Baseball Cube on Twitter for site updates, interesting statistics and random baseball commentary. Its free.
 

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


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Richie Lewis1997-04-051997L  10-5 vs NYA  0.122201000041971237%20013-15200th career game
Aaron Small1997-04-131997W  7-4 @ NYA  3311001000113729878%234-3Threw 78% strikes
Aaron Small1997-04-181997W  9-5 @ DET  1.2200014000838231561%254-3Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Aaron Small1997-04-231997W  6-1 vs MINSv 32000220001248282058%264-31st career save
Steve Karsay1997-04-261997W  7-6 vs KCA  6711021200026117793868%174-612 Strikeouts
Don Wengert1997-04-301997W  11-9 @ CLESv 0.1100010000383538%649-141st career save
Aaron Small1997-05-061997W  6-5 @ MIL  221100100082419579%316-3Threw 79% strikes
Don Wengert1997-05-081997L  10-6 @ CHA  2.16220150001458372164%679-14Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Billy Taylor1997-05-101997L  9-8 @ CHAL 1.24110250001143251858%1118-8Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Buddy Groom1997-05-151997W  6-5 vs MIL  12000010005119282%2008-14200th career game
Dane Johnson1997-05-271997W  8-6 @ KCASv 0.21000010003127558%262-11st career save
Ariel Prieto1997-06-151997W  5-2 vs COLW 6.1722151100029112714163%5013-1711 Strikeouts
Brad Rigby1997-06-281997L  2-0 vs TEXL 87222121003199603961%10-11st career game
Tim Kubinski1997-07-161997W  11-3 vs KCA  0.1000000000142250%10-01st career game
Gary Haught1997-07-161997W  11-3 vs KCA  10000011014117464%10-01st career game
Gary Haught1997-07-261997L  6-3 @ CLE  1.233330500083223972%40-0Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Andrew Lorraine1997-08-131997W  4-2 @ BALW 56210130012387464153%101-21st career win
Buddy Groom1997-08-131997W  4-2 @ BAL  1.200000300052116576%2378-15Threw 76% strikes
Buddy Groom1997-08-161997L  6-5 @ MIL  2.1400000000102519676%2399-15Threw 76% strikes
T.J. Mathews1997-08-241997W  4-1 vs CLESv 1.110000200052519676%14010-12Threw 76% strikes
Brad Rigby1997-09-031997W  12-3 vs SFNW 6.16220260002697574059%121-51st career win
Eric Ludwick1997-09-071997W  9-4 @ KCAW 55220320012282493360%131-31st career win
Mike Oquist1997-09-101997W  3-2 vs TOR  8.1222011000028115714462%718-910 Strikeouts
Jay Witasick1997-09-111997W  8-7 vs TOR  1.110000100052116576%151-1Threw 76% strikes
Mike Mohler1997-09-131997W  4-2 vs DET  0.10000000001110100%2009-21200th career game
T.J. Mathews1997-09-131997W  4-2 vs DETSv 110000000042116576%14813-13Threw 76% strikes
Jimmy Haynes1997-09-191997L  9-4 vs SEAL 7755141100032125715457%428-1211 Strikeouts
Carlos Reyes1997-09-201997W  4-3 vs SEA  3100002000102721678%14814-23Threw 78% strikes


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.