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1928 Philadelphia Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 98-55 .641
Rank: 2nd in American League
Run Differential: 828-615 + 213
Roster Continuity 76.25% 5/16
Manager(s): Connie Mack
General Manager:
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Attendance: 689,756 5/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Earle Mack
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 1928 Philadelphia Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Max Bishop2B5-8165L-R281924Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe BoleySS5-11170R-R311927Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe BushP5-9173R-R351912Not draftedMLB--
    -Ty CobbOF6-1175L-R411905Not draftedMLB--
    -Mickey CochraneC5-10180L-R251925Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie Collins2B5-9175L-R411906Not draftedMLB--
    -Art DaneyP5-11165R-R231928Not draftedMLB--
    -Jimmy Dykes3B-2B5-9185R-R311918Not draftedMLB--
    -George EarnshawP6-4210R-R281928Not draftedMLB--
    -Howard EhmkeP6-3190R-R341916Not draftedMLB--
    -Jimmie Foxx1B6-0195R-R201925Not draftedMLB--
    -Walter FrenchOF5-7155L-R281923Not draftedMLB--
    -Lefty GroveP6-3190L-L281925Not draftedMLB--
    -Mule HaasOF6-1175L-R241925Not draftedMLB--
    -Sammy Hale3B5-8160R-R311920Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe HasslerSS6-0165R-R231928Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe Hauser1B5-10175L-L291922Not draftedMLB--
    -Jing JohnsonP5-9172R-R331916Not draftedMLB--
    -Bing MillerOF6-0185R-R331921Not draftedMLB--
    -Ossie OrwollP6-0174L-L271928Not draftedMLB--
    -Cy PerkinsC5-10158R-R321915Not draftedMLB--
    -Ike PowersP6-0188R-R221927Not draftedMLB--
    -Jack QuinnP6-0196R-R441909Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie RommelP6-2197R-R301920Not draftedMLB--
    -Bill ShoresP6-0185R-R241928Not draftedMLB--
    -Al SimmonsOF5-11190R-R261924Not draftedMLB--
    -Tris SpeakerOF5-11193L-L401907Not draftedMLB--
    -Rube WalbergP6-1190L-L311923Not draftedMLB--
    -Carroll YerkesP5-11180R-L251927Not draftedMLB--

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