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1949 Philadelphia Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 81-73 .526
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 726-725 + 1
Roster Continuity 80.74% 7/16
Manager(s): Connie Mack
General Manager:
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Attendance: 816,514 13/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Earle Mack
Assistant Coach: Al Simmons
Assistant Coach: Jimmy Dykes
Assistant Coach: Earle Brucker
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 1949 Philadelphia Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    9,14Joe AstrothC5-9187R-R261945Not draftedMLB--
    11,39Hank Biasatti1B5-11175L-L271949Not draftedMLB--
    19Lou BrissieP6-4215L-L251947Not draftedMLB--
    4Sam ChapmanOF6-1190R-R331938Not draftedMLB--
    20Joe ColemanP200R-R261942Not draftedMLB--
    16,31Tod DavisSS-3B6-2190R-R241949Not draftedMLB--
    11Bobby EstalellaOF5-8180R-R381935Not draftedMLB--
    5Ferris Fain1B5-11186L-L281947Not draftedMLB--
    25Dick FowlerP6-4215R-R281941Not draftedMLB--
    41,18Nellie Fox2B5-9150L-R211947Not draftedMLB--
    34Augie GalanOF6-0175B-R371934Not draftedMLB--
    9Mike GuerraC5-9162R-R361937Not draftedMLB--
    17,11Bubba HarrisP6-4204R-R231948Not draftedMLB--
    36Clem HausmannP5-9165R-R291944Not draftedMLB--
    1Eddie JoostSS6-0175R-R331936Not draftedMLB--
    22Alex KellnerP6-0200R-L241948Not draftedMLB--
    3Hank Majeski3B5-9180R-R321939Not draftedMLB--
    21Phil MarchildonP5-11175R-R351940Not draftedMLB--
    23Bill McCahanP5-11200R-R281946Not draftedMLB--
    2Wally MosesOF5-10160L-L381935Not draftedMLB--
    8Buddy RosarC5-9190R-R341939Not draftedMLB--
    24Carl ScheibP6-1192R-R221943Not draftedMLB--
    30Bobby ShantzP5-6142R-L231949Not draftedMLB--
    12Pete Suder2B-3B6-0175R-R331941Not draftedMLB--
    10Elmer ValoOF5-11190L-R281940Not draftedMLB--
    13,15Don WhiteOF-3B6-1195R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    28,34Jim WilsonP6-1200R-R271945UDFAMLB--
    6Taffy WrightOF5-10180L-R371938Not draftedMLB--

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