Season Information
Team Name
1997 Oakland Athletics
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
65-97 (.401)   GBL: -25
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 14 / 28
Runs For/Against
764 / 946   Diff: -182
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Chris Enochs (1-11)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
28
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
12
Years Active
1901-2020
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1997 Oakland Athletics Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    55Mark Acre284P6-8235RR1968-09-16Concord,CA
    1991-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1994-19971991-19970.000US
    40Willie Adams242P6-7215RR1972-10-08Gallup,NM
    1993-  1-  36-OAK
    MLB1996-19971991-20000.000US
    28Tony Batista2323B-SS6-0185RR1973-12-09Puerto Plata,DR
    1991-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1996-20071992-20080.000DR
    47Mark Bellhorn2212B-3B6-1214BR1974-08-23Boston,MA
    1995-  2-  35-OAK
    MLB1997-20071993-20090.000US
    29Geronimo Berroa328OF-DH6-0210RR1965-03-18Santo Domingo,DR
    1983-  0-   0-TOR
    MLB1989-20001984-20030.000DR
    26Rafael Bournigal315SS-2B5-11176RR1966-05-12Azua,DR
    1987- 19- 482-LAN
    MLB1992-19991987-20000.000DR
    47Billy Brewer295P6-1197LL1968-04-15Fort Worth,TX
    1990- 28- 751-MON
    MLB1993-19991990-20000.000US
    8Tilson Brito252SS-2B6-0175RR1972-05-28Santo Domingo,DR
    1990-  0-   0-TOR
    MLB1996-19971992-20060.000DR
    7Scott Brosius3073B-SS6-1202RR1966-08-15Hillsboro,OR
    1987- 20- 511-OAK
    MLB1991-20011987-20010.000US
    33Jose Canseco3213OF-DH6-4240RR1964-07-02Havana,CU
    1982- 15- 392-OAK
    MLB1985-20011982-20180.000CU
    16Jason Giambi2631B-DH6-3235LR1971-01-08West Covina,CA
    1992-  2-  58-OAK
    MLB1995-20141992-20140.000US
    14Ben Grieve211OF-RF6-4230LR1976-05-04Arlington,TX
    1994-  1-   2-OAK
    MLB1997-20051994-20050.000US
    24Buddy Groom316P6-2207LL1965-07-10Dallas,TX
    1987- 12- 297-CHA
    MLB1992-20051987-20050.000US
    49Gary Haught261P6-1190BR1970-09-29Tacoma,WA
    1992- 22- 620-OAK
    MLB1997-19971992-19990.000US
    51Jimmy Haynes243P6-4203RR1972-09-05LaGrange,GA
    1991-  7- 186-BAL
    MLB1995-20041991-20050.000US
    59Dane Johnson343P6-5205RR1963-02-10Coral Gables,FL
    1984-  2-  48-TOR
    MLB1994-19971984-19990.000US
    53John Johnstone285P6-3210RR1968-11-25Liverpool,NY
    1987- 20- 524-NYN
    MLB1993-20001987-20000.000US
    20Steve Karsay253P6-3205RR1972-03-24Flushing,NY
    1990-  1-  22-TOR
    MLB1993-20061990-20060.000US
    58Tim Kubinski251P6-4205LL1972-01-20Pullman,WA
    1993-  7- 209-OAK
    MLB1997-19991993-20020.000US
    23Pat Lennon294OF-3B6-2230RR1968-04-27Whiteville,NC
    1986-  1-   8-SEA
    MLB1991-19991986-20050.000US
    5Brian Lesher262OF-1B6-5216RR1971-03-05Antwerp,BG
    1992- 25- 704-OAK
    MLB1996-20021992-20030.000BG
    44Richie Lewis316P-OF5-10175RR1966-01-25Muncie,IN
    1987-  2-  44-MON
    MLB1992-19981987-20030.000US
    49Andrew Lorraine243P6-3200LL1972-08-11Los Angeles,CA
    1993-  4- 103-CAL
    MLB1994-20021991-20090.000US
    41Eric Ludwick252P6-5210RR1971-12-14Whiteman AFB,MO
    1993-  2-  50-NYN
    MLB1996-19991993-20020.000US
    17Dave Magadan34123B-1B6-4215LR1962-09-30Tampa,FL
    1983-  2-  32-NYN
    MLB1986-20011983-20010.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    31Damon Mashore272OF-CF5-11209RR1969-10-31Ponce,PR
    1991-  9- 255-OAK
    MLB1996-19981991-20020.000PR
    29TJ Mathews273P6-1214RR1970-01-19Belleville,IL
    1992- 36-1007-SLN
    MLB1995-20021991-20060.000US
    6Brent Mayne298C-3B6-1192LR1968-04-19Loma Linda,CA
    1989-  1-  13-KCA
    MLB1990-20041989-20040.000US
    2Jason McDonald251OF-2B5-8175BR1972-03-20Modesto,CA
    1993-  4- 125-OAK
    MLB1997-20001993-20020.000US
    25Mark McGwire33121B-3B6-5250RR1963-10-01Pomona,CA
    1984-  1-  10-OAK
    MLB1986-20011982-20010.000US
    32Mike Mohler285P6-2208RL1968-07-26Dayton,OH
    1989- 42-1101-OAK
    MLB1993-20011990-20030.000US
    13Izzy Molina262C-1B5-11224RR1971-06-03New York,NY
    1990- 22- 610-OAK
    MLB1996-20021990-20030.000US
    53Steve Montgomery262P6-4208RR1970-12-25Westminster,CA
    1992-  3-  83-SLN
    MLB1996-20001993-20020.000US
    45Mike Oquist295P-OF6-2189RR1968-05-30La Junta,CO
    1989- 13- 323-BAL
    MLB1993-19991989-20040.000US
    48Ariel Prieto273P6-2247RR1969-10-22Havana,CU
    1995-  1-   5-OAK
    MLB1995-20011995-20050.000CU
    37Carlos Reyes284P6-1190BR1969-04-04Miami,FL
    1991-  0-   0-ATL
    MLB1994-20031991-20040.000US
    57Brad Rigby241P6-6213RR1973-05-14Milwaukee,WI
    1994-  2-  36-OAK
    MLB1997-20001994-20010.000US
    8Scott Sheldon281SS-3B6-3215RR1968-11-20Hammond,IN
    1991-  8- 229-OAK
    MLB1997-20011990-20040.000US
    30Aaron Small254P6-5225RR1971-11-23Oxnard,CA
    1989- 22- 575-TOR
    MLB1994-20061989-20060.000US
    21Scott Spiezio2423B-1B6-2222BR1972-09-21Joliet,IL
    1993-  6- 181-OAK
    MLB1996-20071991-20100.000US
    12Matt Stairs295RF-DH5-9217LR1968-02-27Saint John,NB
    1989-  0-   0-MON
    MLB1992-20111989-20110.000CA
    22Billy Taylor353P6-8235RR1961-10-16Monticello,FL
    1980-  2-  39-TEX
    MLB1994-20011980-20010.000US
    4Miguel Tejada231SS-3B5-9188RR1974-05-25Bani,DR
    1993-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1997-20131995-20150.000DR
    50Dave Telgheder305P6-2223RR1966-11-11Middletown,NY
    1989- 31- 814-NYN
    MLB1993-19981989-19990.000US
    56Don Wengert273P6-3205RR1969-11-06Sioux City,IA
    1992-  4- 116-OAK
    MLB1995-20011990-20020.000US
    19George Williams283C-OF5-10190BR1969-04-22La Crosse,WI
    1991- 24- 645-OAK
    MLB1995-20001990-20010.000US
    52Jay Witasick242P6-4235RR1972-08-28Baltimore,MD
    1993-  2-  58-SLN
    MLB1996-20071992-20070.000US
    39Steve Wojciechowski263P6-2185LL1970-07-29Blue Island,IL
    1991-  4- 125-OAK
    MLB1995-19971991-20010.000US
    11Ernie Young274OF-CF6-1234RR1969-07-08Chicago,IL
    1990- 10- 289-OAK
    MLB1994-20041990-20070.000US
    49 record(s)
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    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