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Oakland Athletics

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2017
Team Location: Oakland,California

Ballparks:   Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (1968-2016), McAfee Coliseum (2005-2008), Network Associates Coliseum (1998-2004), Municipal Stadium (1955-1967), Connie Mack Stadium (1953-1954), Shibe Park (1909-1952), Columbia Park (1903-1908)

Franchise Changes
Awards Voting History | All-Star Game Participation
Trades History | Hit for Cycle | No-Hitters

Organization Affiliates:MLB: Oakland Athletics (MLB-AL)   AAA: Nashville Sounds (PCL)   AA: Midland RockHounds (Tex)   A+: Stockton Ports (Calif)   A: Beloit Snappers (Midw)   A-: Vermont Lake Monsters (NYPL)   Rk: Arizona Athletics (Ariz)   Rk: Dominican Athletics (DSL)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Some odds and ends categories for Major League Franchises.
  • Note that Managers History may not be complete as it is a work-in-progress to find the start and end dates of Managerial tenures.
  • Retired Numbers
    PlayerUnif#Date
    Dennis Eckersley43
    Rollie Fingers34
    Rickey Henderson24
    Catfish Hunter27
    Reggie Jackson9
    Jackie Robinson42
    Major Award Winners
    YearPlayerAward
    2012Bob MelvinAL Mgr of the Year
    2009Andrew BaileyAL Rookie of the Year
    2005Huston StreetAL Rookie of the Year
    2004Bobby CrosbyAL Rookie of the Year
    2002Barry ZitoAL Cy Young
    2002Miguel TejadaAL MVP
    2000Jason GiambiAL MVP
    1998Ben GrieveAL Rookie of the Year
    1992Dennis EckersleyAL Cy Young
    1992Tony La RussaAL Mgr of the Year
    1992Dennis EckersleyAL MVP
    1990Bob WelchAL Cy Young
    1990Rickey HendersonAL MVP
    1988Tony La RussaAL Mgr of the Year
    1988Jose CansecoAL MVP
    1988Walt WeissAL Rookie of the Year
    1987Mark McGwireAL Rookie of the Year
    1986Jose CansecoAL Rookie of the Year
    1974Catfish HunterAL Cy Young
    1973Reggie JacksonAL MVP
    1971Vida BlueAL Cy Young
    1971Vida BlueAL MVP
    General Managers History
    General ManagerStartEnd
    David Forst2015-10-05Active GM
    Billy Beane1997-10-182015-10-04
    Sandy Alderson1982-10-221997-10-17
    Billy Martin1980-08-241982-10-21
    Charlie Finley1968-01-011980-08-23
    Charlie Finley1967-10-161967-12-31
    Kansas City Athletics
    Ed Lopat1965-10-271967-10-15
    Hank Peters1965-04-061965-10-26
    Pat Friday1961-08-231965-04-05
    Frank Lane1961-04-271961-08-22
    Parke Carroll1958-10-011961-04-26
    George Selkirk1957-01-011958-09-30
    Philadelphia Athletics
    Art Ehlers1950-09-151956-12-31
    Mickey Cochrane1950-01-011950-09-14
    Managers History
    ManagerStartEnd
    Bob Melvin2011-06-09Active Mgr
    Bob Geren2006-11-172011-06-08
    Ken Macha2002-10-302006-10-17
    Monte Cross1995-11-162002-10-24
    Tony La Russa1986-07-071995-10-24
    *Interim Manager
    Year by Year
    YearWLRkAttendancePayrollHighest PaidOpening Day StarterMVP Vote Leader
    2017678301,369,264$ 80,445,000No votes
    2016699351,521,506$ 85,823,390No votes
    2015689451,768,175$ 80,786,666No votes
    2014887422,003,628$ 83,401,400
    2013966611,809,302$ 68,577,000
    2012646811,679,013$ 55,372,500
    2011748831,476,792$ 66,536,500No votes
    2010818121,418,391$ 51,654,900No votes
    2009758741,408,783$ 62,310,000No votes
    2008758631,665,256$ 47,967,126No votes
    2007768631,921,844$ 79,366,940No votes
    2006936911,976,625$ 62,243,079
    2005887422,109,298$ 55,425,762
    2004917122,201,516$ 59,425,667
    2003966612,216,596$ 50,260,834
    20021035912,169,811$ 40,004,167
    20011026022,133,277$ 33,810,750
    2000917011,603,744$ 32,121,833
    1999877521,434,632$ 24,150,333
    1998748841,232,343$ 20,063,000No votes
    1997659741,264,218$ 21,911,000No votes
    1996788431,148,380$ 19,404,500
    1995677741,174,310$ 35,961,500
    1994516321,242,692$ 33,169,500
    1993689472,035,025$ 35,535,834No votes
    1992966612,494,160$ 39,957,834
    1991847842,713,493$ 33,632,500
    19901035912,900,217$ 19,987,501
    1989996312,667,225$ 14,602,999
    19881045812,287,335$ 11,380,183
    1987818131,678,921N/A
    1986768641,314,646N/A
    1985778551,334,599N/ANo votes
    1984778541,353,281N/A
    1983748841,294,941N/A
    1982689451,735,489N/A
    198164451,304,052N/A
    198083792842,259N/A
    1979541087306,763N/ANo votes
    197869936526,999N/ANo votes
    197763987495,599N/ANo votes
    197687742780,593N/A
    1975986411,075,518N/A
    197490721845,693N/A
    1973946811,000,763N/A
    197293621921,323N/A
    1971101601914,993N/A
    197089732778,355N/A
    196988742778,232N/A
    196882806837,466N/A


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