Season Information
Team Name
1972 Oakland Athletics
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
93-62 (.600)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 1 / 3
Runs For/Against
604 / 457   Diff: +147
Playoffs
Won World Series (Reds)
Playoff Series
Won World Series (Reds)
Playoff Series
ALCS vs DET (W 3-2) ... WS vs CIN (W 4-3)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Chet Lemon (1-22)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
14
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1972 Oakland Athletics Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    14Matty Alou3313OF-1B5-9160LL1938-12-22Haina,DR
    1957-  0-   0-NY1
    MLB1960-19741957-19740.000DR
    7Brant Alyea316OF-1B6-3215RR1940-12-08Passaic,NJ
    1962-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1965-19721962-19720.000US
    11Dwain Anderson242SS-3B5-11165RR1947-11-23Oakland,CA
    1965-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1971-19741965-19740.000US
    6Sal Bando2873B-DH6-0195RR1944-02-13Cleveland,OH
    1965-  6- 119-KC1
    MLB1966-19811965-19810.000US
    3Curt Blefary288OF-1B6-2195LR1943-07-05Brooklyn,NY
    1962-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1965-19721962-19720.000US
    35Vida Blue224P6-0189BL1949-07-28Mansfield,LA
    1967-  2-  27-KC1
    MLB1969-19861968-19860.000US
    15Bobby Brooks263OF5-8165RR1945-11-01Los Angeles,CA
    1965- 15- 299-KC1
    MLB1969-19731969-19730.000US
    8Larry Brown3210SS-2B5-11165RR1940-03-01Shinnston,WV
    1958-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1963-19741958-19740.000US
    15Ollie Brown288OF-DH6-3200RR1944-02-11Tuscaloosa,AL
    1962-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1965-19771962-19770.000US
    19Bert Campaneris309SS-3B5-10160RR1942-03-09Pueblo Nueva,CU
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1964-19831962-19830.000CU
    12Orlando Cepeda34151B-OF6-2210RR1937-09-17Ponce,PR
    MLB1958-19741955-19740.000PR
    4Ron Clark2963B-SS5-10175RR1943-01-14Fort Worth,TX
    1961-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1966-19751966-19750.000US
    16Tim Cullen3072B-SS6-1185RR1942-02-16San Francisco,CA
    1964-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1966-19721964-19720.000US
    10Dave Duncan267C-DH6-2200RR1945-09-26Dallas,TX
    1963-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1964-19761963-19760.000US
    5Mike Epstein2971B6-3230LL1943-04-04Bronx,NY
    1964-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1966-19741965-19740.000US
    34Rollie Fingers255P6-4195RR1946-08-25Steubenville,OH
    1964-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1968-19851965-19850.000US
    3Adrian Garrett294DH-C6-3185LR1943-01-03Brooksville,FL
    1961-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1966-19761966-19760.000US
    1Dick Green31102B-3B5-10180RR1941-04-21Sioux City,IA
    1960-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1963-19741960-19740.000US
    33Dave Hamilton241P6-0190LL1947-12-13Seattle,WA
    1966-  5-  82-KC1
    MLB1972-19801966-19810.000US
    12Larry Haney296C-3B6-2195RR1942-11-19Charlottesville,VA
    1961-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1966-19781961-19780.000US
    20Mike Hegan2971B-OF6-1190LL1942-07-21Cleveland,OH
    1961-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1964-19771962-19770.000US
    25George Hendrick222OF-1B6-3195RR1949-10-18Los Angeles,CA
    1968-  1-   1-OAK
    MLB1971-19881968-19880.000US
    30Ken Holtzman268P6-2175RL1945-11-03St. Louis,MO
    1965-  4-  61-CHN
    MLB1965-19791965-19790.000US
    22Joe Horlen3412P6-0175RR1937-08-14San Antonio,TX
    1959-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1961-19721959-19720.000US
    27Catfish Hunter268P-1B6-0195RR1946-04-08Hertford,NC
    1964-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1965-19791965-19790.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    9Reggie Jackson266OF-DH6-0200LL1946-05-18Wynecote,PA
    1966-  1-   2-KC1
    MLB1967-19871966-19870.000US
    33Mike Kilkenny274P6-3175RL1945-04-11Bradford,ON
    1964-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1969-19731964-19730.000CA
    32Darold Knowles308P6-0190LL1941-12-09Brunswick,MO
    1961-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1965-19801961-19800.000US
    11Ted Kubiak3062B-SS6-0175BR1942-05-12New Brunswick,NJ
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1967-19761961-19760.000US
    24Allan Lewis305DH-OF6-0170BR1941-12-12Colon,PN
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1967-19731961-19730.000PN
    36Bob Locker348P6-3200BR1938-03-15George,IA
    1960-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1965-19751960-19750.000US
    2Angel Mangual253OF-DH5-10180RR1947-03-19Juana Diaz,PR
    1966-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1969-19761966-19760.000PR
    12Gonzalo Marquez2611B-DH5-11180LL1946-03-31Carupano,VZ
    1966-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1972-19741966-19740.000VZ
    11Marty Martinez307SS-3B6-1175BR1941-08-23Havana,CU
    1960-  0-   0-WS1
    MLB1962-19721960-19800.000CU
    21Dal Maxvill3311SS-2B5-11160RR1939-02-18Granite City,IL
    1960-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1962-19751960-19750.000US
    17Denny McLain2810P6-1185RR1944-03-29Chicago,IL
    1962-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1963-19721962-19720.000US
    18Bill McNulty252OF-3B6-4205RR1946-08-29Sacramento,CA
    1965-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1969-19721965-19720.000US
    4Don Mincher34131B-OF6-3213LR1938-06-24Huntsville,AL
    1956-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1960-19721956-19720.000US
    13Blue Moon Odom279P-DH6-0185RR1945-05-29Macon,GA
    1964-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1964-19761964-19770.000US
    33Jim Roland2910P6-3190RL1942-12-14Franklin,NC
    1961-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1962-19721961-19720.000US
    26Joe Rudi256OF-1B6-2200RR1946-09-07Modesto,CA
    1964-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1967-19821964-19820.000US
    24Diego Segui3411P6-0190RR1937-08-17Holguin,CU
    1958-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1962-19771958-19770.000CU
    7Art Shamsky308OF-1B6-1175LL1941-10-14St. Louis,MO
    1959-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1965-19721960-19720.000US
    14Don Shaw285P6-0185LL1944-02-23Pittsburgh,PA
    1965- 35- 636-NYN
    MLB1967-19721965-19720.000US
    38Gene Tenace254C-1B6-0190RR1946-10-10Russellton,PA
    1965- 20- 399-KC1
    MLB1969-19831965-19830.000US
    24Bill Voss288OF-1B6-2160LL1943-10-31Glendale,CA
    1964-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1965-19721964-19720.000US
    17Gary Waslewski306P6-4195RR1941-07-21Meriden,CT
    1960-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1967-19721960-19720.000US
    47 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system