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1957 Kansas City Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 59-94 .386
Rank: 7th in American League
Run Differential: 563-710 -147
Roster Continuity 45.87% 15/16
Manager(s): Lou Boudreau, Harry Craft
General Manager: George Selkirk
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 901,067 11/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Harry Craft
Assistant Coach: Spud Chandler
Assistant Coach: Bob Swift
Assistant Coach: Jim Gleeson
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 1957 Kansas City Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    16Al AberP6-2195L-L291950Not draftedMLB--
    21Ed BlakeP5-11175R-R311951Not draftedMLB--
    28George BrunetP6-1210R-L221956Not draftedMLB--
    24Wally BurnetteP6-0178R-R281956Not draftedMLB--
    33Bob CervOF6-0200R-R311951Not draftedMLB--
    15Rip ColemanP6-2185L-L251955Not draftedMLB--
    28Glenn CoxP6-2210R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    2Joe DeMaestriSS6-0174R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    26Ryne DurenP6-1195R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    31Ned GarverP5-10180R-R311948Not draftedMLB--
    37Tom GormanP6-1190R-R321952Not draftedMLB--
    4Milt Graff2B5-7158L-R261957Not draftedMLB--
    39Johnny GrothOF6-0182R-R301946Not draftedMLB--
    38Woodie HeldSS-OF5-11180R-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    12Dave HillP6-2170R-L191957Not draftedMLB--
    28Gene HostP5-11190B-L241956Not draftedMLB--
    1Billy HunterSS6-0180R-R291953Not draftedMLB--
    20Alex KellnerP6-0200R-L321948Not draftedMLB--
    10Hector LopezOF-3B5-11182R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    4Billy Martin2B5-11165R-R291950Not draftedMLB--
    32Bob MartynOF6-0176L-R261957Not draftedMLB--
    19Mickey McDermottP6-2170L-L281948Not draftedMLB--
    17Tom MorganP6-2195R-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    11Irv NorenOF6-0190L-L321950Not draftedMLB--
    32Jim PisoniOF5-10169R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    25Arnie PortocarreroP6-3196R-R251954UDFAMLB--
    7Vic Power1B5-11195R-R291954Not draftedMLB--
    34Hal RaetherP6-1185R-R241954Not draftedMLB--
    38Harry SimpsonOF-1B6-1190L-R311951Not draftedMLB--
    35Lou SkizasOF-3B5-11175R-R251956Not draftedMLB--
    9Hal SmithC6-0195R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    15Harry TaylorP6-0185R-R211957Not draftedMLB--
    26Ralph TerryP6-3195R-R211956Not draftedMLB--
    22Tim ThompsonC5-11190L-R331954Not draftedMLB--
    23Virgil TrucksP5-11198R-R401941Not draftedMLB--
    21Jack UrbanP5-8155R-R281957Not draftedMLB--
    30Gus ZernialOF6-2210R-R341949Not draftedMLB--

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