Season Information
Team Name
1979 Oakland Athletics
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
54-108 (.333)   GBL: -34
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
7 / 13 / 25
Runs For/Against
573 / 860   Diff: -287
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
26
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1979 Oakland Athletics Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    11Tony Armas254OF-DH6-1224RR1953-07-02Anzoategui,VZ
    1971-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1976-19891971-19890.000VZ
    23Derek Bryant271OF-DH5-11185RR1951-10-09Lexington,KY
    1973-  8- 191-OAK
    MLB1979-19791977-19810.000US
    14Glenn Burke264OF-DH6-0195RR1952-11-16Oakland,CA
    1972- 17- 401-LAN
    MLB1976-19791976-19800.000US
    16Dave Chalk2873B-SS5-10175RR1950-08-30Del Rio,TX
    1972-  1-  10-CAL
    MLB1973-19811972-19810.000US
    19Miguel Dilone246OF-DH6-0160BR1954-11-01Santiago,DR
    1972-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1974-19851972-19850.000DR
    7Mike Edwards2632B-SS5-10154RR1952-08-27Fort Lewis,WA
    1974-  7- 155-PIT
    MLB1977-19801974-19800.000US
    18Jim Essian287C-3B6-2195RR1951-01-02Detroit,MI
    1969-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1973-19841970-19850.000US
    10Wayne Gross2743B-1B6-2210LR1952-01-14Riverside,CA
    1973-  9- 215-OAK
    MLB1976-19861973-19860.000US
    3Mario Guerrero297SS-2B5-10155RR1949-09-28Santo Domingo,DR
    1968-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1973-19801968-19800.000DR
    33Dave Hamilton318P6-0190LL1947-12-13Seattle,WA
    1966-  5-  82-KC1
    MLB1972-19801966-19810.000US
    48Mike Heath242C-OF5-11190RR1955-02-05Tampa,FL
    1973-  2-  37-NYA
    MLB1978-19911973-19920.000US
    60Dave Heaverlo285P6-1210RR1950-08-25Ellensburg,WA
    1973-  1-  23-SFN
    MLB1975-19811973-19830.000US
    35Rickey Henderson201OF-LF5-10190RL1958-12-25Chicago,IL
    1976-  4-  96-OAK
    MLB1979-20031976-20050.000US
    38John Henry Johnson222P6-2190LL1956-08-21Houston,TX
    1974- 15- 355-SFN
    MLB1978-19871974-19870.000US
    27Matt Keough233P6-3190RR1955-07-03Pomona,CA
    1973-  7- 167-OAK
    MLB1977-19861976-19860.000US
    50Brian Kingman241P6-2200RR1954-07-27Los Angeles,CA
    1973- 12- 271-CAL
    MLB1979-19831975-19840.000US
    12Mickey Klutts2443B-SS5-11189RR1954-09-20Montebello,CA
    1972-  4-  86-NYA
    MLB1976-19831972-19830.000US
    34Bob Lacey253P6-5200RL1953-08-25Mesa,AZ
    1972- 10- 140-OAK
    MLB1977-19841972-19990.000US
    22Rick Langford274P-OF6-0180RR1952-03-20Farmville,VA
    1973-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1976-19861973-19880.000US
    54Steve McCatty253P-3B6-3205RR1954-03-20Detroit,MI
    1973-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1977-19851973-19870.000US
    32Craig Minetto252P6-0185LL1954-04-25Stockton,CA
    1973-  3-  60-LAN
    MLB1978-19811974-19840.000US
    15Mike Morgan192P6-2220RR1959-10-08Tulare,CA
    1978-  1-   4-OAK
    MLB1978-20021978-20020.000US
    21Dwayne Murphy242OF-DH6-1185LR1955-03-19Merced,CA
    1973- 15- 359-OAK
    MLB1978-19891973-19890.000US
    20Larry Murray266OF-2B5-11179BR1953-04-01Chicago,IL
    1971-  5- 117-NYA
    MLB1974-19791974-19800.000US
    5Jeff Newman304C-1B6-2218RR1948-09-11Fort Worth,TX
    1970- 26- 608-CLE
    MLB1976-19841970-19840.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    17Mike Norris245P6-2175RR1955-03-19San Francisco,CA
    1973-  1-  24-OAK
    MLB1975-19901975-19910.000US
    6Mitchell Page273DH-OF6-2205LR1951-10-15Los Angeles,CA
    1973-  3-  72-PIT
    MLB1977-19841973-19850.000US
    8Rob Picciolo263SS-2B6-2185RR1953-02-04Santa Monica,CA
    1975-  1-   4-OAK
    MLB1977-19851975-19850.000US
    31Milt Ramirez293SS-2B5-9150RR1950-04-02Mayaguez,PR
    1968-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1970-19791968-19800.000PR
    24Dave Revering2621B-DH6-4210LR1953-02-12Roseville,CA
    1971-  7- 172-CIN
    MLB1978-19821971-19820.000US
    28Jim Todd316P6-2190LR1947-09-21Lancaster,PA
    1971- 19- 451-HOU
    MLB1974-19791974-19800.000US
    9Joe Wallis275OF-DH5-10195BR1952-01-09East St. Louis,IL
    1973-  6- 136-CHN
    MLB1975-19791975-19790.000US
    30Alan Wirth222P6-4190RR1956-12-08Mesa,AZ
    1974-  3-  67-SFN
    MLB1978-19801974-19820.000US
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