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2009 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  75-87   .463
Result:   4th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bob Geren
General Manager:   Billy Beane
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  1,408,783
Payroll:  $62,310,000
Playoffs:  -

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Russ Springer (40)
Youngest Player:  Trevor Cahill (21)
Longest Tenure:  Eric Chavez (12)
Top Hitter:  Orlando Cabrera (26)
Top Pitcher:  Brett Anderson (21)
Top Draft Pick:  Grant Green (#13)

Roster Continuity:  54.63%
Top Prospect:   Brett Anderson
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Angels9765.599--
Texas8775.53710.0
Seattle8577.52512.0
Oakland7587.46322.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Matt HollidayLF29$ 13,500,000  34 
Eric Chavez3B31$ 11,500,000  67 
Bobby CrosbySS29$ 5,300,000   
Mark Ellis2B32$ 5,000,000   
Orlando Cabrera2B34$ 4,000,000   
Jason GiambiDH38$ 4,000,000   
Russ SpringerP40$ 3,300,000   
Jack CustRF30$ 2,800,000   
Scott HairstonRF-LF29$ 1,250,000   
Mike WuertzP30$ 1,100,000   
Nomar GarciaparraSS35$ 1,000,000   
Craig BreslowP28$ 422,000   
Santiago CasillaP26$ 420,000   
Dallas BradenP25$ 410,000   
Travis BuckOF25$ 410,000   
Rajai DavisLF-RF28$ 410,000   
Dana EvelandP25$ 410,000   
Sean GallagherP23$ 410,000   
Kurt SuzukiC25$ 410,000   
Ryan SweeneyCF-OF24$ 410,000   
Jerry BlevinsP25$ 405,000   
Brad ZieglerP29$ 405,000   
Brett AndersonP21$ 400,000   
Andrew BaileyP25$ 400,000   
Trevor CahillP21$ 400,000   
Josh OutmanP24$ 400,000   
Landon PowellC27$ 400,000   


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