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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Virgil Trucks1957-04-231957W  5-4 @ DETW 21000110008000--20074-58200th career game
Ryne Duren1957-05-251957W  5-3 vs DETSv 0.10000100002000--80-31st career save
Ned Garver1957-05-261957W  3-1 vs DETWCG931103300034000--16965-653-hitter
Jack Urban1957-06-131957W  6-2 vs WS1WCG952214400036000--11-01st career win, 1st career game
Alex Kellner1957-06-151957L  9-2 vs NYA  21000100007000--20063-84200th career game
Glenn Cox1957-07-131957W  6-4 vs NYAW 2.110002210010000--101-41st career win
Tom Gorman1957-07-181957L  3-1 vs BOSL 7.162101310029000--20028-26200th career game
Tom Gorman1957-08-191957W  1-0 vs CLEWSHO940004300033000--20729-29Complete game/Shutout
Ralph Terry1957-08-201957W  1-0 vs NYAWSHO960001710135000--235-9Complete game/Shutout
Dave Hill1957-08-221957L  11-4 vs NYA  222212000010000--10-01st career game
Harry Taylor1957-09-171957L  9-8 @ BOS  583302200024000--10-01st career game
Ned Garver1957-09-221957W  2-1 vs DETWCG921103310033000--18668-752-hitter
Wally Burnette1957-09-231957W  6-5 vs CHASv 10000000003000--5111-181st career save


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