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2005 Oakland AthleticsSeason Roster
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Bobby Kielty played for the 2005 Oakland Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
LocationOakland,California
Record88-74 (2nd in American League West)League Rank6thMLB Rank10th
BallparkMcAfee Coliseum
ManagerKen MachaGeneral ManagerBilly Beane
CoachesBradley Fischer (First Base Coach), Bob Geren (Bullpen Coach), Dave Hudgens (Hitting Coach), Rene Lachemann (Bench Coach), Ron Washington (Third Base Coach), Curt Young (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickCliff Pennington (#21)
Payroll$55,425,762 (Rank: 22nd)
Attendance2,109,298 (Rank: 19th)
Minor League AffiliatesSacramento River Cats (AAA) 80-64 ... Midland RockHounds (AA) 78-62 ... Stockton Ports (A+) 78-62 ... Kane County Cougars (A) 67-72 ... Vancouver Canadians (A-) 46-30 ... Arizona Athletics (Rk) 30-26 ...
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 2005 Statistics -- 2005 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2005 Oakland Athletics.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2005 baseball season.

2005 Oakland 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)
55Joe BlantonP6-2 220 R-R 1980-12-11 24Nashville,Tennessee MLB2000-20172004-2017Franklin-Simpson (Franklin,KY)Kentucky
2002- 1-  24-OAK
Free Agent  
29Hiram BocachicaRF5-11 165 R-R 1976-03-04 29Ponce,Puerto Rico MLB1994-20112000-2007  
1994- 1-  21-MON
 
49Freddie Bynum2B6-1 180 L-R 1980-03-15 25Wilson,North Carolina MLB2000-20122005-2008Beddingfield (Wilson,NC)Pitt CC
2000- 2-  60-OAK
 
22Eric ByrnesLF6-2 205 R-R 1976-02-16 29Redwood City,California MLB1995-20102000-2010St. Francis (Mountain View,CA)UCLA
1998- 8- 225-OAK
 
50Kiko CaleroP6-1 170 R-R 1975-01-09 30Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1996-20102003-2009   Miami-Dade Col, Saint Thomas U.
1996-27- 799-KCA
 
46Santiago CasillaP6-0 160 R-R 1983-03-07 22Don Gregorio,Dom Rep MLB2001-20182004-2018  
2000-   UDFA-OAK
Free Agent  
22Alberto CastilloC6-0 185 R-R 1970-02-10 35San Juan de Maguana,Dom Rep MLB1987-20091995-2007  
1987-   UDFA-NYN
 
3Eric Chavez3B6-0 204 L-R 1977-12-07 27Los Angeles,California MLB1997-20141998-2014Mount Carmel (San Diego,CA)
1996- 1-  10-OAK
Retired  
4Jermaine Clark2B5-10 175 B-R 1976-09-29 28Berkeley,California MLB1995-20062001-2005Will C. Wood (Vacaville,CA)San Francisco
1997- 5- 163-SEA
 
7Bobby CrosbySS6-3 195 R-R 1980-01-12 25Lakewood,California MLB1999-20102003-2010La Quinta (Westminster,CA)Long Beach St
2001- 1-  25-OAK
Free Agent  
51Juan CruzP6-2 155 R-R 1978-10-15 26Bonao,Dom Rep MLB1998-20122001-2012  
1997-   UDFA-CHN
Free Agent  
29Octavio DotelP6-0 175 R-R 1975-11-25 29Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1995-20131999-2013  
1993-   UDFA-NYN
Retired  
58Justin DuchschererP6-3 164 R-R 1977-11-19 27Aberdeen,South Dakota MLB1996-20102001-2010Coronado (Lubbock,TX)
1996- 8- 241-BOS
Free Agent  
44Erubiel DurazoDH6-3 225 L-L 1974-01-23 31Hermosillo,Mexico MLB1999-20091999-2005Amphitheater (Tucson,AZ)Pima CC
1998-   UDFA-ARI
 
14Mark Ellis2B5-11 180 R-R 1977-06-06 28Rapid City,South Dakota MLB1996-20142002-2014Stevens (Rapid City,SD)Florida
1999- 9- 271-KCA
Retired  
30Seth EthertonP6-1 200 R-R 1976-10-17 28Laguna Beach,California MLB1995-20112000-2006Dana Hills (Dana Point,CA)USC
1998- 1-  18-ANA
 
40Ron FloresP5-11 190 L-L 1979-08-09 25Whittier,California MLB1998-20092005-2007El Rancho (Pico Rivera,CA)USC
2000-29- 870-OAK
 
6Keith Ginter2B5-10 190 R-R 1976-05-05 29Norwalk,Connecticut MLB1997-20102000-2005Fullerton (Fullerton,CA)Texas Tech U., Cypress Col
1998-10- 302-HOU
 
56Ryan GlynnP6-3 195 R-R 1974-11-01 30Portsmouth,Virginia MLB1995-20101999-2005Churchland (Portsmouth,VA)Virginia Military Institute
1995- 4-  94-TEX
 
40Rich HardenP6-1 180 L-R 1981-11-30 23Victoria,BC MLB2000-20112003-2011Claremont Secondary (Victoria,BC)Central Arizona Col
2000-17- 510-OAK
Free Agent  
24Dan HarenP6-5 220 R-R 1980-09-17 24Monterey Park,California MLB1999-20152003-2015Bishop Amat (La Puente,CA)Pepperdine U.
2001- 2-  72-SLN
Retired  
49Tim HarikkalaP6-2 185 R-R 1971-07-15 33West Palm Beach,Florida MLB1992-20101995-2007Lake Worth Community (Lake Worth,FL)Florida Atl U.
1992-34- 950-SEA
 
10Scott HattebergDH-1B6-1 205 L-R 1969-12-14 35Salem,Oregon MLB1990-20081995-2008Eisenhower (Yakima,WA)Washington St
1991- 1-  43-BOS
 
11Dan Johnson1B6-2 220 L-R 1979-08-10 25Coon Rapids,Minnesota MLB2000-20182005-2015Blaine (Blaine,MN)Nebraska, Iowa Western CC
2001- 7- 221-OAK
Free Agent  
18Jason KendallC6-0 195 R-R 1974-06-26 31San Diego,California MLB1992-20121996-2010Torrance (Torrance,CA)
1992- 1-  23-PIT
Retired  
37Joe KennedyP6-4 225 R-L 1979-05-24 26La Mesa,California MLB1998-20072001-2007El Cajon Valley (El Cajon,CA)Grossmont Col
1998- 8- 252-TBA
 
23Bobby KieltyLF-RF6-1 215 B-R 1976-08-05 28Fontana,California MLB1999-20142001-2007Canyon Springs (Moreno Valley,CA)Mississippi, Riverside CC, USC
1999-   UDFA-MIN
 
21Mark KotsayCF6-0 190 L-L 1975-12-02 29Whittier,California MLB1994-20131997-2013Santa Fe (Santa Fe Springs,CA)Cal St Fullerton
1996- 1-   9-FLO
Free Agent  
17Adam MelhuseC6-2 185 B-R 1972-03-27 33Santa Clara,California MLB1991-20092000-2008Lincoln (Stockton,CA)UCLA, Santa Clara U.
1993-13- 378-TOR
Retired  
16Jay PaytonLF-CF5-10 185 R-R 1972-11-22 32Zanesville,Ohio MLB1992-20101998-2010Zanesville (Zanesville,OH)Georgia Tech
1994- 1-  29-NYN
 
57Britt ReamesP5-11 175 R-R 1973-08-19 31Seneca,South Carolina MLB1992-20062000-2006Seneca (Seneca,SC)The Citadel
1995-17- 463-SLN
 
73Ricardo RinconP5-10 187 L-L 1970-04-13 35Veracruz,Mexico MLB1997-20111997-2008  
1997-   UDFA-PIT
 
31Kirk SaarloosP6-0 185 R-R 1979-05-23 26Long Beach,California MLB1998-20092002-2008Valley Christian (Cerritos,CA)Cal St Fullerton
2001- 3-  86-HOU
 
19Marco ScutaroSS5-9 190 R-R 1975-10-30 29San Felipe,Venezuela MLB1996-20142002-2014  
1994-   UDFA-CLE
Retired  
20Huston StreetP6-0 185 R-R 1983-08-02 21Austin,Texas MLB2002-20172005-2017Westlake (Austin,TX)Texas
2004- 1-  40-OAK
Free Agent  
33Nick SwisherRF6-0 200 B-L 1980-11-25 24Columbus,Ohio MLB2000-20162004-2015Parkersburg (Parkersburg,WV)Ohio St
2002- 1-  16-OAK
Retired  
26Charles ThomasLF-CF6-0 190 L-L 1978-12-26 26Fairfield,California MLB1998-20072004-2005Asheville (Asheville,NC)Western Carolina U.
2000-19- 580-ATL
Free Agent  
12Matt WatsonLF5-11 190 L-R 1978-09-05 26Lancaster,Pennsylvania MLB1998-20112003-2010McCaskey (Lancaster,PA)Xavier U.
1999-16- 480-MON
 
45Jay WitasickP6-4 235 R-R 1972-08-28 32Baltimore,Maryland MLB1992-20071996-2007C. Milton Wright (Bel Air,MD)Maryland-Baltimore County
1993- 2-  58-SLN
 
13Keiichi YabuP6-2 200 R-R 1968-09-28 36Mie,Japan MLB1994-20102005-2008  
2005-   UDFA-OAK
 
75Barry ZitoP6-4 205 L-L 1978-05-13 27Las Vegas,Nevada MLB1997-20152000-2015University of San Diego (San Diego,CA)USC, California-Santa Barbara, Los Angeles Pierce Col
1999- 1-   9-OAK
Retired  
41 Players