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1957 KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  59-94   .386
Result:   7th in American League
Manager(s):  Lou Boudreau, Harry Craft
General Manager:   George Selkirk
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  901,067
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Virgil Trucks (40)
Youngest Player:  Dave Hill (19)
Longest Tenure:  Hector Lopez, Glenn Cox, Joe DeMaestri, Tom Gorman, Alex Kellner, Gus Zernial, Arnie Portocarrero, Vic Power, Harry Simpson (3)
Top Hitter:  Gus Zernial (30)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Morgan (28)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  45.87%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9856.636--
Chi White Sox9064.5848.0
Boston8272.53216.0
Detroit7876.50620.0
Baltimore7676.50021.0
Cleveland7677.49721.5
KC Athletics5994.38638.5
Washington5599.35743.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Milt Graff1957-04-161957W  2-1 vs KC1400000000010000100001st career game
Milt Graff1957-04-171957W  5-4 vs KC1401000000000000210001st career hit
Milt Graff1957-04-221957W  11-7 @ DET501100100100000620101st career RBI
Hector Lopez1957-04-241957W  17-6 vs KC14230026000100102832973514352 home runs, 6 RBis
Milt Graff1957-04-271957W  3-2 vs KC13000000101000001150411st career stolen base
Ryne Duren1957-05-021957L  3-1 vs KC1201000100000001310101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Vic Power1957-05-071957W  3-2 vs KC15230022000000004044744217542 home runs
Wally Burnette1957-05-121957W  9-2 @ CLE0000001000001002020101st career RBI
Gus Zernial1957-05-221957W  8-6 @ WS1533002300010000844784178564122 home runs
Hal Smith1957-06-071957W  6-3 vs KC14242011000000002862521611534 hits
Harry Simpson1957-06-121957L  3-2 vs KC14000000000000036455965428715Grounded into 3 Double Plays
Jack Urban1957-06-131957W  6-2 vs KC1401000000010000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Hal Smith1957-06-161957L  8-6 vs KC14240012000000002932612012144 hits
Woodie Held1957-06-181957W  2-0 @ WS1402000000000000420001st career hit
Bob Martyn1957-06-181957W  2-0 @ WS1401000000100000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Woodie Held1957-06-201957L  9-4 @ WS1301000200100000640201st career RBI
Billy Martin1957-06-201957L  9-4 @ WS15111000000100005004303018319500th career game
Bob Martyn1957-06-201957L  9-4 @ WS1412000100000000340101st career RBI
Woodie Held1957-06-231957L  10-6 @ BOS412001300020000861501st career home run
Bob Martyn1957-07-141957W  11-3 vs KC15021001100000001880211st career stolen base
Irv Noren1957-07-141957W  11-3 vs KC142300230000000078670551374312 home runs
Woodie Held1957-07-161957L  4-3 vs KC1422002200010000292472002 home runs
Woodie Held1957-07-181957L  3-1 vs KC1401000010010000312672011st career stolen base
Jack Urban1957-08-031957L  7-6 @ BAL2020000100000001940011st career stolen base
Woodie Held1957-08-091957W  3-2 @ CLE6110011000400005143122934 strikeouts
Vic Power1957-08-091957W  3-2 @ CLE6040000000000014735324919954 hits
Jack Urban1957-08-101957W  8-5 @ CLE2010001000000002250111st career RBI
Gus Zernial1957-08-111957W  9-8 @ CLE332002300200000899815188591132 home runs
Billy Hunter1957-08-171957W  4-3 vs KC143300230010000048033513110182 home runs
Dave Hill1957-08-221957L  11-4 vs KC1000000000000000100001st career game
Joe DeMaestri1957-09-061957L  4-3 @ CHA40302000000000071957531189110 Triples
Ralph Terry1957-09-111957W  7-3 @ BAL4020001000200002570101st career RBI
Vic Power1957-09-131957L  11-6 @ WS1512100200000000500562512077500th career game
Billy Hunter1957-09-151957L  3-0 @ NYA3000000000000005003461311418500th career game
Bob Martyn1957-09-151957L  5-3 @ NYA41201120001000040221811st career home run
Harry Taylor1957-09-171957L  9-8 @ BOS301000000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Gus Zernial1957-09-211957W  6-3 vs KC1422002300010000927838193602132 home runs


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