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1927 Philadelphia Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 91-63 .591
Rank: 2nd in American League
Run Differential: 841-725 + 116
Roster Continuity 82.46% 8/16
Manager(s): Connie Mack
General Manager:
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Attendance: 605,529 9/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Earle Mack
Assistant Coach: Ira Thomas
Assistant Coach: Kid Gleason
American League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1927 Philadelphia Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Neal BakerP6-1175R-R231927Not draftedMLB--
    -Charlie BatesOF5-10165R-R191927Not draftedMLB--
    -Max Bishop2B5-8165L-R271924Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe BoleySS5-11170R-R301927Not draftedMLB--
    -Dud Branom1B6-1190L-L291927Not draftedMLB--
    -Guy CantrellP6-0190R-R231925Not draftedMLB--
    -Ty CobbOF6-1175L-R401905Not draftedMLB--
    -Mickey CochraneC5-10180L-R241925Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie Collins2B5-9175L-R401906Not draftedMLB--
    -Jimmy Dykes3B-2B5-9185R-R301918Not draftedMLB--
    -Howard EhmkeP6-3190R-R331916Not draftedMLB--
    -Jimmie Foxx1B6-0195R-R191925Not draftedMLB--
    -Walter FrenchOF5-7155L-R271923Not draftedMLB--
    -Chick GallowaySS5-8160R-R301919Not draftedMLB--
    -Sam GrayP5-10175R-R291924Not draftedMLB--
    -Lefty GroveP6-3190L-L271925Not draftedMLB--
    -Sammy Hale3B5-8160R-R301920Not draftedMLB--
    -Baby Doll JacobsonOF6-3215R-R361915Not draftedMLB--
    -Jing JohnsonP5-9172R-R321916Not draftedMLB--
    -Bill LamarOF6-1185L-R301917Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe Mellana3B5-10180R-R221927Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe PateP5-10184L-L351926Not draftedMLB--
    -Cy PerkinsC5-10158R-R311915Not draftedMLB--
    -Jim Poole1B6-0175L-R321925Not draftedMLB--
    -Ike PowersP6-0188R-R211927Not draftedMLB--
    -Jack QuinnP6-0196R-R431909Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie RommelP6-2197R-R291920Not draftedMLB--
    -Rusty SaundersOF6-2205R-R211927Not draftedMLB--
    -Al SimmonsOF5-11190R-R251924Not draftedMLB--
    -Rube WalbergP6-1190L-L301923Not draftedMLB--
    -Buzz WetzelP6-1162R-R321927Not draftedMLB--
    -Zack WheatOF5-10170L-R391909Not draftedMLB--
    -Lefty WillisP6-1175L-L211925Not draftedMLB--
    -Carroll YerkesP5-11180R-L241927Not draftedMLB--

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