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1957 Kansas City Athletics (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 59-94 .386
Rank: 7th in American League
Run Differential: 563-710 -147
Manager(s): Lou Boudreau, Harry Craft
General Manager: George Selkirk
Location:
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 901,067 11/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Spud Chandler
Assistant Coach: Harry Craft
Assistant Coach: Jim Gleeson
Assistant Coach: Bob Swift
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9856.636--
9064.5848.0
8272.53216.0
7876.50620.0
7676.50021.0
7677.49721.5
5994.38638.5
5599.35743.0
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Milt GraffKC1DETW 2-1 vs DET400000000010000011st career game
    Milt GraffKC1DETW 5-4 vs DET401000000000000021st career hit
    Milt GraffKC1DETW 11-7 @DET501100100100000061st career RBI
    Hector LopezKC1CLEW 17-6 vs CLE42300260001000102832 home runs, 6 RBIs
    Milt GraffKC1CHAW 3-2 vs CHA3000000101000000111st career stolen base
    Ryne DurenKC1NYAL 1-3 vs NYA201000100000000131st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Vic PowerKC1BALW 3-2 vs BAL52300220000000004042 home runs
    Wally BurnetteKC1CLEW 9-2 @CLE0000001000000100201st career RBI
    Gus ZernialKC1WS1W 8-6 @WS153300230001000008442 home runs
    Hal SmithKC1BOSW 6-3 vs BOS42420110000000002864 hits
    Harry SimpsonKC1WS1L 2-3 vs WS14000000000000003645Grounded into 3 Double Plays
    Jack UrbanKC1WS1W 6-2 vs WS1401000000010000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Hal SmithKC1NYAL 6-8 vs NYA42400120000000002934 hits
    Woodie HeldKC1WS1W 2-0 @WS1402000000000000041st career hit
    Bob MartynKC1WS1W 2-0 @WS1401000000100100011st career game, 1st career hit
    Woodie HeldKC1WS1L 4-9 @WS1301000200100000061st career RBI
    Billy MartinKC1WS1L 4-9 @WS15111000000100000500500th career game
    Bob MartynKC1WS1L 4-9 @WS1412000100000000031st career RBI
    Woodie HeldKC1BOSL 6-10 @BOS412001300020000081st career home run
    Bob MartynKC1WS1W 11-3 vs WS15021001100000000181st career stolen base
    Irv NorenKC1WS1W 11-3 vs WS142300230000000007862 home runs
    Woodie HeldKC1BOSL 3-4 vs BOS4220022000100000292 home runs
    Woodie HeldKC1BOSL 1-3 vs BOS4010000100100000311st career stolen base
    Jack UrbanKC1BALL 6-7 @BAL2020000100000000191st career stolen base
    Woodie HeldKC1CLEW 3-2 @CLE6110011000400000514 strikeouts
    Vic PowerKC1CLEW 3-2 @CLE60400000000000014734 hits
    Jack UrbanKC1CLEW 8-5 @CLE2010001000000000221st career RBI
    Gus ZernialKC1CLEW 9-8 @CLE33200230020000008992 home runs
    Billy HunterKC1CLEW 4-3 vs CLE43300230010000004802 home runs
    Dave HillKC1NYAL 4-11 vs NYA000000000000000011st career game
    Joe DeMaestriKC1CHAL 3-4 @CHA40302000000000007190 Triples
    Ralph TerryKC1BALW 7-3 @BAL4020001000200000251st career RBI
    Vic PowerKC1WS1L 6-11 @WS15121002000000000500500th career game
    Bob MartynKC1NYAL 3-5 @NYA4120112000100000401st career home run
    Billy HunterKC1NYAL 0-3 @NYA3000000000000000500500th career game
    Harry TaylorKC1BOSL 8-9 @BOS301000000000000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Gus ZernialKC1DETW 6-3 vs DET42200230001000009272 home runs
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Virgil TrucksKC1DETW 5-4 @DETW 21000110008000--20074-58200th career game
    Ryne DurenKC1DETW 5-3 vs DETSv 0.10000100002000--80-31st career save
    Ned GarverKC1DETW 3-1 vs DETWCG931103300034000--16965-653-hitter
    Jack UrbanKC1WS1W 6-2 vs WS1WCG952214400036000--11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Alex KellnerKC1NYAL 2-9 vs NYA 21000100007000--20063-84200th career game
    Glenn CoxKC1NYAW 6-4 vs NYAW 2.110002210010000--101-41st career win
    Tom GormanKC1BOSL 1-3 vs BOSL 7.162101310029000--20028-26200th career game
    Tom GormanKC1CLEW 1-0 vs CLEWSHO940004300033000--20729-29Complete game/Shutout
    Ralph TerryKC1NYAW 1-0 vs NYAWSHO960001710135000--235-9Complete game/Shutout
    Dave HillKC1NYAL 4-11 vs NYA 222212000010000--10-01st career game
    Harry TaylorKC1BOSL 8-9 @BOS 583302200024000--10-01st career game
    Ned GarverKC1DETW 2-1 vs DETWCG921103310033000--18668-752-hitter
    Wally BurnetteKC1CHAW 6-5 vs CHASv 10000000003000--5111-181st career save


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