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1985 Oakland AthleticsPayroll Summary
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Dave Kingman earned $1,087,500 for the 1985 Oakland Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
LocationOakland,California
Record77-85 (5th in American League West)League Rank9thMLB Rank18th
BallparkOakland-Alameda County Coliseum
ManagerJackie MooreGeneral ManagerSandy Alderson
CoachesClete Boyer (Third Base Coach), Bob Didier (First Base Coach), Dave McKay (Bullpen Coach), Wes Stock (Pitching Coach), Billy Williams (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickWalt Weiss (#11)
Attendance1,334,599 (Rank: 20th)
Minor League AffiliatesTacoma Tigers (AAA) 66-76 ... Huntsville Stars (AA) 78-66 ... Modesto A's (A+) 76-68 ... Madison Muskies (A) 65-73 ... Medford A's (A-) 33-41 ... Pocatello Gems (Rk) 24-45 ...
Years Available1901-2019

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Payroll Data for 1985 Oakland Athletics

TopNEXTPayrolls Main 1st Round Draft Picks Active Players Currently Active on this Team
Player NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationSalary ($)MLB-RankTM-RankStatusCurrent Org (Level)
Keith AthertonP6-4 200 R-R 1959-02-19 26Mathews,Virginia MLB1978-19891983-1989
1978- 2-  30-OAK
107,33350019  
Dusty BakerOF6-2 200 R-R 1949-06-15 36Riverside,California MLB1967-19861968-1986
1967-26- 504-ATL
575,0001759  
Tim BirtsasP6-7 240 L-L 1960-09-05 24Pontiac,Michigan MLB1982-19901985-1990
1982- 2-  36-NYA
60,00051623  
Bruce Bochte1B-OF6-3 200 L-L 1950-11-12 34Pasadena,California MLB1972-19861974-1986
1972- 2-  34-CAL
350,00029512  
Jose CansecoRF-LF6-4 240 R-R 1964-07-02 20Havana,Cuba MLB1982-20181985-2001
1982-15- 392-OAK
60,00051621  
Chris CodiroliP6-1 160 R-R 1958-03-26 27Oxnard,California MLB1977-19911982-1990
1978- 1-  11-DET
141,50045418  
Dave CollinsOF5-11 175 B-L 1952-10-20 32Rapid City,South Dakota MLB1972-19901975-1990
1972- 1-   9-KCA
700,0001155  
Tim ConroyP5-11 185 L-L 1960-04-03 25McKeesport,Pennsylvania MLB1978-19891978-1987
1978- 1-  20-OAK
60,00051624  
Mike DavisOF6-3 185 L-L 1959-06-11 26San Diego,California MLB1977-19891980-1989
1977- 3-  69-OAK
305,00033113  
Mike Gallego2B-SS5-8 160 R-R 1960-10-31 24Whittier,California MLB1979-19971985-1997
1981- 2-  33-OAK
60,00051625  
Alfredo GriffinSS5-11 165 B-R 1957-10-06 27Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1974-19931976-1993
1973-   UDFA-CLE
610,0001586  
Mike HeathC5-11 190 R-R 1955-02-05 30Tampa,Florida MLB1973-19921978-1991
1973- 2-  37-NYA
425,00025611  
Steve HendersonOF6-2 190 R-R 1952-11-18 32Houston,Texas MLB1974-19891977-1988
1974- 5- 119-CIN
150,00043917  
Donnie Hill2B-SS5-10 160 B-R 1960-11-12 24Pomona,California MLB1981-19921983-1992
1981- 1-   1-OAK
60,00051626  
Jay HowellP6-3 220 R-R 1955-11-26 29Miami,Florida MLB1976-19941980-1994
1976-31- 668-CIN
262,50035314  
Tommy JohnP6-3 185 R-L 1943-05-22 42Terre Haute,Indiana MLB1961-19891963-1989
1961-   UDFA-CLE
600,0001618  
Jeff KaiserP6-3 195 R-L 1960-07-24 24Wyandotte,Michigan MLB1982-19931985-1993
1982-10- 262-OAK
60,00051627  
Steve Kiefer3B-SS6-1 180 R-R 1960-10-18 24Chicago,Illinois MLB1981-19901984-1989
1981- 1-  16-OAK
60,00051628  
Dave KingmanOF-1B6-6 210 R-R 1948-12-21 36Pendleton,Oregon MLB1970-19871971-1986
1970- 1-   1-SFN
1,087,500291  
Bill KruegerP6-5 210 L-L 1958-04-24 27Waukegan,Illinois MLB1980-19951983-1995
1980-   UDFA-OAK
60,00051629  
Rick LangfordP6-0 180 R-R 1952-03-20 33Farmville,Virginia MLB1971-19881976-1986
1973-   UDFA-PIT
608,3331597  
Carney Lansford3B6-2 195 R-R 1957-02-07 28San Jose,California MLB1975-19921978-1992
1975- 3-  49-CAL
900,000542  
Steve McCattyP6-3 205 R-R 1954-03-20 31Detroit,Michigan MLB1973-19871977-1985
1973-   UDFA-OAK
520,00020710  
Dan Meyer1B-OF5-11 180 L-R 1952-08-03 32Hamilton,Ohio MLB1972-19871974-1985
1972- 4-  92-DET
60,00051630  
Steve MuraP6-2 190 R-R 1955-02-12 30New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1974-19851978-1985
1976- 2-  29-SDN
60,00051631  
Dwayne MurphyOF6-1 185 L-R 1955-03-19 30Merced,California MLB1973-19891978-1989
1973-15- 359-OAK
845,833713  
Charlie O'BrienC6-2 205 R-R 1961-05-01 24Tulsa,Oklahoma MLB1982-20001985-2000
1982- 5- 132-OAK
60,00051632  
Steve OntiverosP6-0 190 R-R 1961-03-05 24Tularosa,New Mexico MLB1980-20011985-2000
1982- 2-  54-OAK
60,00051633  
Tony Phillips2B-LF5-10 175 B-R 1959-04-25 26Atlanta,Georgia MLB1978-20151982-1999
1978- 1-  10-MON
220,00038915  
Rob PiccioloSS-2B6-2 185 R-R 1953-02-04 32Santa Monica,California MLB1975-19851977-1985
1975- 1-   4-OAK
100,00050220  
Jose RijoP6-3 200 R-R 1965-05-13 20San Cristobal,Dom Rep MLB1981-20021984-2002
1980-   UDFA-NYA
60,00051622  
Don SuttonP6-1 185 R-R 1945-04-02 40Clio,Alabama MLB1965-19881966-1988
1964-   UDFA-LAN
750,000974  
Tom TellmannP6-3 195 R-R 1954-03-29 31Warren,Pennsylvania MLB1976-19851979-1985
1976-11- 245-SDN
207,50039916  
Mickey TettletonC6-2 212 B-R 1960-09-16 24Oklahoma City,Oklahoma MLB1981-19971984-1997
1981- 5- 118-OAK
60,00051634  
Mike WarrenP6-1 175 R-R 1961-03-26 24Inglewood,California MLB1979-19891983-1985
1979-12- 299-DET
60,00051635  
Curt YoungP6-1 180 R-L 1960-04-16 25Saginaw,Michigan MLB1981-19931983-1993
1981- 4-  92-OAK
60,00051636