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1962 KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  72-90   .444
Result:   9th in American League
Manager(s):  Hank Bauer
General Manager:   Pat Friday
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  635,675
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Granny Hamner (35)
Youngest Player:  Fred Norman (19)
Longest Tenure:  Jerry Lumpe (4)
Top Hitter:  Norm Siebern (1)
Top Pitcher:  Ed Rakow (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  62.77%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9666.593--
Minnesota9171.5625.0
LA Angels8676.53110.0
Detroit8576.52810.5
Chi White Sox8577.52511.0
Cleveland8082.49416.0
Baltimore7785.47519.0
Boston7684.47519.0
KC Athletics7290.44424.0
Washington60101.37335.5


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Dan Osinski1962-04-111962L  8-0 vs MIN  12331111006000--10-01st career game
Diego Segui1962-04-121962L  9-5 vs MIN  1.21000310009000--10-01st career game
John Wyatt1962-04-171962W  5-3 @ LAAW 6.243306510029000--71-11st career win
Diego Segui1962-04-201962W  7-4 @ CHASv 0.10000000101000--40-01st career save
Diego Segui1962-04-221962W  7-5 @ CHAW 20000010006000--51-01st career win
Dan Pfister1962-05-041962L  6-5 vs CLEL 7.2466241100233000--80-311 Strikeouts
Jerry Walker1962-05-311962W  1-0 vs WS2WSHO960006300035000--12429-30Complete game/Shutout
Dave Wickersham1962-06-121962W  2-1 vs CHAWCG931103300030000--369-33-hitter
Bill Fischer1962-06-231962L  6-1 @ CHA  12000001005000--20032-39200th career game
Dan Pfister1962-06-261962W  2-1 @ WS2W 961002210135000--201-51st career win
Dan Pfister1962-07-061962W  12-9 vs WS2Sv 10000110004000--231-61st career save
Rupe Toppin1962-07-281962L  7-1 @ BAL  11000000003000--10-01st career game
Dan Pfister1962-08-051962W  3-2 @ CLEW 8422141000132000--302-810 Strikeouts
Ed Rakow1962-08-061962W  1-0 @ WS2W 9600021100034000--8311-2111 Strikeouts
John Wyatt1962-08-221962W  4-2 vs BOSSv 1.21000140018000--528-6Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Orlando Pena1962-08-291962W  6-0 vs LAAWSHO930001600030000--659-11Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
John Wyatt1962-09-011962L  3-1 @ NYA  21000150008000--538-6Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Fred Norman1962-09-211962L  6-1 vs DET  22110111109000--10-01st career game


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