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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: Season in progress

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

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SELECT sum(ab) ab,sum(pa) pa,sum(h) h,sum(dbl) dbl,sum(tpl) tpl,sum(hr) hr,sum(r) r,sum(rbi) rbi,sum(bb) bb,sum(so) so,sum(hbp) hbp,sum(sh) sh,sum(sf) sf,sum(ibb) ibb, sum(gdp) gdp,sum(sgl) sgl,sum(sb) sb,sum(cs) cs,sum(wprob) wprob,sum(roe) roe,sum(s13) s13,sum(s12) s12,sum(s23) s23,sum(s2h) s2h,sum(d13) d13,sum(d1h) d1h,sum(infh) infh,sum(brAdvanced) brAdvanced,sum(pickoffRunner) pickoffRunner,sum(pickoffPitcher) pickoffPitcher,sum(wp) wp,sum(balk) balk,sum(pb) pb,sum(fc) fc,sum(popups) popups,sum(so_swinging) so_swinging,sum(so_called) so_called,sum(pitches) pitches,sum(balls) balls,sum(strikes) strikes,sum(fouls) fouls,sum(swingmiss) swingmiss,sum(strikecalled) strikecalled,sum(poRunner) poRunner,pitcherFN,pitcherLN,pitcherPN,year FROM Splits where year<>9999 and batterage between 18 and 50 and year=1997 and pitcherteam='OAK' GROUP BY pitcherFN,pitcherLN,pitcherPN,year ORDER by pitcherLN,pitcherFN
 Basic StatsAveragesMiscPitch-RelatedBase-Running
PlayerABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTPAROEFCPopkSwKCaPitBalStrFouSkMSkCPOS13S12S23S2HD13D1HIHBrAPk
Mark Acre66102160190181200011.318.387.4558417510481223811423322399120212020
Willie Adams238537322394952303742352.307.386.538924282251723129733935801587515333101126523210
Billy Brewer9342014002100010.444.5001.000150012001104621255380001010020
Buddy Groom257377513193563234501046.292.345.455800285381420221011375636190731724571228533130
Gary Haught4391231380161120010.279.385.60598952002921958211325193610030101040
Jimmy Haynes282387413073342396521147.262.352.3837353293223442112925497431949922848316362311111
Dane Johnson18027498143852274324045.272.366.3947612175212271273831842096791192061035114110
John Johnstone24272005307400010.292.437.37581232005311205763168181010010160
Steve Karsay5469216639620791714492932511.304.363.507870609683658272062793126937014633772723412259305
Tim Kubinski47912102121051011021.255.327.40473256012912149611824243114220101240
Richie Lewis7621243172101151210111.316.430.6581088941061203581631953532625332101240
Andrew Lorraine127224512222020151810032.354.418.528945146031512650021029079287231353531580
Eric Ludwick9724324071891151411205.330.425.5881012116161210342518024567276626161302241
T.J. Mathews11618345051940112411212.293.357.46682213223151765101813299951907430403050
Mike Mohler3856411620111741144766789711.301.381.44482546321133461816517029492481422541071119512349401
Steve Montgomery267102025216102011.385.485.6921177350041013166651412133200210210
Mike Oquist41862111212155434397263338.266.335.43376847241339512118107201090273137328611514285410160
Ariel Prieto5068415527916721166790533415.306.390.490880588811366522211788512323341783176813276116311351
Carlos Reyes32052101161134670234322327.316.363.494857352210273271125441684166841804081547408210
Brad Rigby3054492151143931203422289.302.340.495835339541820141171453718182591964391353038271
Aaron Small371511091936501143457365616.294.353.4107624254102738171455547908269120206438207103220280
Billy Taylor276327017233963276659126.254.329.36269132025244219118245672617211123925418673211210
Dave Telgheder414691343231559953455210711.324.372.524896458311234312172967010592741262938312201280217271
Don Wengert551941774112193443768845715.321.368.514882612712394019202278912333361223235817229127415400
Jay Witasick467142029006800101.304.385.4788635311453224931314312373211010360
Steve Wojciechowski449171027221500100.386.400.54594546003501535110231171414221200130
Totals57709401734346381978971254858895364544480143.301.367.4768436600621264416412662343793721406537331806383186915026879136544915739011

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Glossary
AB - At Bats
R - Runs
H - Hits
2B - Doubles
3B - Triples
HR - Home runs
RBI - RBIs
SB - Stolen Bases
CS - Caught Stealing
BB - Walks
SO - Strikeouts
HBP - Hit by Pitch
IBB - Intentional Walks
SH - Sacrifice Hits
SF - Sacrifice Flies
GDP - Grounded into Double Play
AVG - Batting Average
OBP - On Base percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
OPS - On Base + Slugging
TPA - Total Plate Appearances
ROE - Reached on Error
FC - Hit into Fielder's Choice
POP - Popped up to infield
K-Sw - Struck out swinging
K-Ca - Struck out looking
Pit - Pitches seen (1988+)
Bal - Balls
Str - STrikes
Fou - Foul balls
SkM - Swing and Miss
SkC - Called strike
PO - Pick off throws drawn
S13 - 1st to 3rd on a single
S12 - 1st to 2nd on a single
S23 - 2nd to 3rd on a single
S2H - Scored on a single from 2nd
D13 - 1st to 3rd on a double
D1H - Scored on a double from 1st
IH - Infield Hits
BrA - Baserunners advanced on outs
PK - Pickoffs


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