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1958 Kansas City Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 73-81 .474
Rank: 7th in American League
Run Differential: 642-713 -71
Roster Continuity 62.22% 15/16
Manager(s): Harry Craft
General Manager: George Selkirk (1958-09-30), Parke Carroll
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 925,090 11/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Don Heffner
Assistant Coach: Spud Chandler
Assistant Coach: Bob Swift
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 1958 Kansas City Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    11Mike BaxesSS-2B5-10175R-R271956UDFAMLB--
    24Wally BurnetteP6-0178R-R291956Not draftedMLB--
    1Chico CarrasquelSS6-0170R-R301950Not draftedMLB--
    33Bob CervOF6-0200R-R321951Not draftedMLB--
    8,17Harry ChitiC6-3225R-R251950Not draftedMLB--
    16Glenn CoxP6-2210R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    6,30Walt CraddockP5-11176R-L261955Not draftedMLB--
    22,28Bud DaleyP6-1185L-L251955Not draftedMLB--
    24Bob DavisP6-0170R-R241958Not draftedMLB--
    2Joe DeMaestriSS6-0174R-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    29Murry DicksonP5-10157R-R411939Not draftedMLB--
    14,15Carl DuserP6-1175L-L251956Not draftedMLB--
    31Ned GarverP5-10180R-R321948Not draftedMLB--
    37Tom GormanP6-1190R-R331952Not draftedMLB--
    4Milt Graff2B5-7158L-R271957Not draftedMLB--
    34Bob GrimP6-1185R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    18Kent Hadley1B6-3190L-L231958Not draftedMLB--
    5Woodie HeldSS-OF5-11180R-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    38Ray HerbertP5-11185R-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    22Whitey HerzogOF5-11182L-L261956Not draftedMLB--
    12,36Frank HouseC6-2190L-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    1Billy HunterSS6-0180R-R301953Not draftedMLB--
    27Ken JohnsonP6-4210R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    20Alex KellnerP6-0200R-L331948Not draftedMLB--
    4Lou Klimchock3B-2B5-11180L-R181958Not draftedMLB--
    10Hector LopezOF-3B5-11182R-R281955Not draftedMLB--
    34Duke MaasP5-10170R-R291955Not draftedMLB--
    35Roger MarisOF6-0204L-R231957Not draftedMLB--
    32Bob MartynOF6-0176L-R271957Not draftedMLB--
    3,35Dave MeltonOF6-0185R-R291956Not draftedMLB--
    7Vic Power1B5-11195R-R301954Not draftedMLB--
    16Howie ReedP6-1210R-R211958Not draftedMLB--
    5Harry SimpsonOF-1B6-1190L-R321951Not draftedMLB--
    35Jim SmallOF6-1180L-L211955Not draftedMLB--
    9Hal SmithC6-0195R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    26Ralph TerryP6-3195R-R221956Not draftedMLB--
    15Dick TomanekP6-1175L-L271953Not draftedMLB--
    23Virgil TrucksP5-11198R-R411941Not draftedMLB--
    20John TsitourisP6-0175R-R221957Not draftedMLB--
    13Bill TuttleOF6-0190R-R281952Not draftedMLB--
    21Jack UrbanP5-8155R-R291957Not draftedMLB--
    7Preston Ward1B-OF6-3198L-R301948Not draftedMLB--

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