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1957 Kansas City AthleticsSeason Roster
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Dave Hill played for the 1957 Kansas City Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
Location
Record59-94 (7th)League Rank7thMLB Rank14th
BallparkMunicipal Stadium
ManagerHarry Craft,Lou BoudreauGeneral ManagerGeorge Selkirk
CoachesSpud Chandler (Assistant Coach), Harry Craft (Assistant Coach), Jim Gleeson (Assistant Coach), Bob Swift (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance901,067 (Rank: 11th)
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 1957 Statistics -- 1957 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1957 Kansas City Athletics.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1957 baseball season.

1957 Kansas City Athletics Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
16Al AberP6-2 195 L-L 1927-07-31 29Cleveland,Ohio MLB1950-19571950-1957West Technical (Cleveland,OH)    
21Ed BlakeP5-11 175 R-R 1925-12-23 31East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1951-19571951-1957East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)    
28George BrunetP6-1 210 R-L 1935-06-08 22Houghton,Michigan MLB1956-19711956-1971Calumet (Calumet,MI)    
24Wally BurnetteP6-0 178 R-R 1929-06-20 28Blairs,Virginia MLB1956-19581956-1958Spring Garden (Blairs,VA)    
33Bob CervOF6-0 200 R-R 1926-05-05 31Lincoln,Nebraska MLB1951-19621951-1962Weston (Weston,NE)Nebraska    
15Rip ColemanP6-2 185 L-L 1931-07-31 25Troy,New York MLB1955-19601955-1960   Syracuse U., Wake Forest U.    
28Glenn CoxP6-2 210 R-R 1931-02-03 26Montebello,California MLB1955-19581955-1958      
2Joe DeMaestriSS6-0 174 R-R 1928-12-09 28San Francisco,California MLB1951-19611951-1961Tamalpais (Mill Valley,CA)    
26Ryne DurenP6-1 195 R-R 1929-02-22 28Cazenovia,Wisconsin MLB1954-19651954-1965Cazenovia (Cazenovia,WI)    
31Ned GarverP5-10 180 R-R 1925-12-25 31Ney,Ohio MLB1948-19611948-1961Ney (Ney,OH)    
37Tom GormanP6-1 190 R-R 1925-01-04 32New York,New York MLB1952-19801952-1959Valley Stream Central (Valley Stream,NY)Gonzaga U.    
4Milt Graff2B5-7 158 L-R 1930-12-30 26Jefferson Center,Pennsylvania MLB1957-19581957-1958Butler Area (Butler,PA)Penn St, Lycoming Col    
39Johnny GrothOF6-0 182 R-R 1926-07-23 30Chicago,Illinois MLB1946-19601946-1960Latin School of Chicago (Chicago,IL)    
38Woodie HeldOF5-11 180 R-R 1932-03-25 25Sacramento,California MLB1954-19691954-1969      
12Dave HillP6-2 170 R-L 1937-11-11 19New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1957-19571957-1957   Northwestern U.    
28Gene HostP5-11 190 B-L 1933-01-01 24Leeper,Pennsylvania MLB1956-19571956-1957      
1Billy Hunter2B-SS6-0 180 R-R 1928-06-04 29Punxsutawney,Pennsylvania MLB1953-19581953-1958   Indiana Pennsylvania    
20Alex KellnerP6-0 200 R-L 1924-08-26 32Tucson,Arizona MLB1948-19591948-1959Amphitheater (Tucson,AZ)    
10Hector Lopez3B5-11 182 R-R 1929-07-09 27Colon,Panama MLB1955-19661955-1966      
4Billy Martin2B5-11 165 R-R 1928-05-16 29Berkeley,California MLB1950-19611950-1961Berkeley (Berkeley,CA)    
32Bob MartynOF6-0 176 L-R 1930-08-15 26Weiser,Idaho MLB1957-19591957-1959Twin Falls (Twin Falls,ID)Linfield Col    
19Mickey McDermottP6-2 170 L-L 1928-08-29 28Poughkeepsie,New York MLB1948-19611948-1961St. Patrick's (Elizabeth,NJ)Santa Clara U.    
17Tom MorganP6-2 195 R-R 1930-05-20 27El Monte,California MLB1951-19631951-1963El Monte (El Monte,CA)    
11Irv Noren1B6-0 190 L-L 1924-11-29 32Jamestown,New York MLB1950-19601950-1960Pasadena (Pasadena,CA)    
32Jim PisoniOF5-10 169 R-R 1929-08-14 27St. Louis,Missouri MLB1953-19601953-1960      
25Arnie PortocarreroP6-3 196 R-R 1931-07-05 25New York,New York MLB1954-19601954-1960George Washington (New York,NY)
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7Vic Power1B5-11 195 R-R 1927-11-01 29Arecibo,Puerto Rico MLB1954-19651954-1965      
34Hal RaetherP6-1 185 R-R 1932-10-10 24Lake Mills,Wisconsin MLB1954-19571954-1957   Wisconsin    
38Harry Simpson1B-OF6-1 190 L-R 1925-12-03 31Atlanta,Georgia MLB1951-19591951-1959      
35Lou SkizasOF5-11 175 R-R 1932-06-02 25Chicago,Illinois MLB1956-19591956-1959Crane Technical (Chicago,IL)    
9Hal SmithC6-0 195 R-R 1930-12-07 26West Frankfort,Illinois MLB1955-19641955-1964Radford (Detroit,MI)    
15Harry TaylorP6-0 185 R-R 1935-12-02 21San Angelo,Texas MLB1957-19571957-1957   Texas    
26Ralph TerryP6-3 195 R-R 1936-01-09 21Big Cabin,Oklahoma MLB1956-19671956-1967Chelsea (Chelsea,OK)    
22Tim ThompsonC5-11 190 L-R 1924-03-01 33Coalport,Pennsylvania MLB1954-19581954-1958      
23Virgil TrucksP5-11 198 R-R 1917-04-26 40Birmingham,Alabama MLB1941-19581941-1958      
21Jack UrbanP5-8 155 R-R 1928-12-05 28Omaha,Nebraska MLB1957-19591957-1959Tech (Omaha,NE)    
30Gus ZernialOF6-2 210 R-R 1923-06-27 34Beaumont,Texas MLB1949-19591949-1959Beaumont (Beaumont,TX)    
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