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1966 KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  74-86   .462
Result:   7th in American League
Manager(s):  Alvin Dark
General Manager:   Ed Lopat
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  773,929
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Don Blasingame (34)
Youngest Player:  Catfish Hunter (20)
Longest Tenure:  Billy Bryan, Wayne Causey, John Wyatt (6)
Top Hitter:  Bert Campaneris (18)
Top Pitcher:  Lew Krausse (23)
Top Draft Pick:  Reggie Jackson (#2)

Roster Continuity:  67.09%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Baltimore9763.606--
Minnesota8973.5499.0
Detroit8874.54310.0
Chi White Sox8379.51215.0
Cleveland8181.50017.0
California8082.49418.0
KC Athletics7486.46323.0
Washington7188.44725.5
Boston7290.44426.0
NY Yankees7089.44026.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
19Bert Campanerisss1824UDFA: 1962MLB1425738215329105425210257251126.267.302.3790217606439774.8.297
3Mike Hershbergerof2726-MLB146538551362772571354737334714.253.313.3400183599432674.2.265
1Dick Green2b3925UDFA: 1960MLB140507581272439626127101744211.250.297.3630184547398543.7.296
2Danny Cater1b-of5226UDFA: 1958MLB11642547124163752142837121411.292.334.3930167459321595.0.304
16Ed Charles3b4733-MLB11838552110188942125305302419.286.337.4440171420294625.7.312
4Phil Roofc5425UDFA: 1959MLB1273693377143744253795368215.209.285.3200118419322262.2.260
9Roger Repozof-25UDFA: 1960MLB1013194069103113433448024316.216.314.3700118369263373.8.253
14Larry Stahlof-25UDFA: 1960MLB119312377811553453176313120.250.289.3650114333240343.9.297
21Jim Gosgerof-23-MLB88272346114152753375321312.224.321.338092315220334.0.260
18,24Joe Nossekof-25-MLB8723013601031274282101217.261.285.343079241182233.5.282
6Ken Harrelson1b-of4424-MLB6321024475052292275903103.224.312.319067238169203.1.288
12Ossie Chavarria2b-of-25-MLB86191264610021032184301305.241.306.325062212155183.1.301
10Jose Tartabullof4527-MLB371271330230481111300300.236.297.299038141101143.7.263
2Wayne Causeyss-2b6429-MLB28791180005107601023.228.284.228018886651.9.240
9Billy Bryanc-27-MLB327601040070061700012.132.193.184014836900.1.167
8Ken Suarezc-23-MLB3569510010220152600101.145.298.174012856121.1.233
27Catfish Hunterp-20UDFA: 1964MLB30595911041032100300.153.194.203012655300.1.237
11Tim Taltonc-1b-27-MLB37538183126011510000.340.364.5471000295536118.5.348
20Lew Kraussep-23UDFA: 1962MLB40525810030032410611.154.211.173096352-1-0.5.276
33Jim Nashp-21UDFA: 1964MLB18492530030002600300.102.102.163085247-3-1.7.217
28Rick Mondayof-201965-1-1MLB17414411021161600000.098.213.1710747380-0.2.160
21Manny Jimenezof-27-MLB1335140101006400001.114.244.17106413211.0.129
25Paul Lindbladp-24UDFA: 1963MLB38340520000011000100.147.171.20607363000.0.208
7Ernie Fazio2b-24UDFA: 1962MLB27343701021041002000.206.289.26509382722.2.292
13Blue Moon Odomp-21UDFA: 1964MLB17311300020031600100.097.176.097033529-2-1.8.200
22John Donaldson2b-23-MLB1530440001103400100.133.212.13304342700.3.154
29Chuck Dobsonp-22UDFA: 1965MLB1426130003000600201.115.115.115032826-2-1.7.150
6Sal Bando3b-221965-6-119MLB1124171101001300100.292.320.417010261845.6.333
15Rollie Sheldonp-29-MLB14231200000001500200.087.087.087022523-3-3.0.250
11Ron Stoneof-23UDFA: 1963MLB2622261000110200000.273.273.31807221722.9.300
23Jack Akerp-25UDFA: 1960MLB66211210020001200100.095.095.143032220-2-2.2.222
28Fred Talbotp5925-MLB1120232002101600500.150.190.25005262211.1.214
8Don Blasingame2b-34-MLB1219130001012300000.158.238.15803211700.0.187
26Ralph Terryp-30-MLB1514231001002600100.214.312.28604171212.4.375
30Gil Blancop-20-MLB1112020002000200100.167.167.1670213110-0.2.200
31Randy Schwartz1b-22-MLB1011010001001300000.091.167.0910112100-1.3.125
22Bill Staffordp-26-MLB911000000000300201.000.000.000001314-2-3.3.000
34Ken Sandersp-24UDFA: 1960MLB388020001000100100.250.250.250029701.7.286
18Rene Lachemannc-21-MLB75011000000100001.200.200.4000255--.250
22Jim Dicksonp-28-MLB244010000000100000.250.250.250014301.3.333
26Vern Handrahanp-27-MLB163000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
15Wes Stockp-32-MLB352000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
31Jim Duckworthp-27-MLB82000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
17Joe Grzendap-29-MLB211000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
32Bill Edgertonp-24-MLB60000000000000100.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (45 players)1605328564125921256705091325042198226347127100.236.294.3376311793587343175373.4.276

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
20Lew Krausse2323UDFA: 1962MLB1492.9936224163177.2144695986387601.177.290.413.194.410.72.2450.80
27Catfish Hunter5420UDFA: 1964MLB9114.0230254000176.215887791764103221.268.050.873.265.250.62.2610.73
33Jim Nash5821UDFA: 1964MLB1212.0618175011127.095322964798401.126.730.433.336.940.48.2470.54
25Paul Lindblad-24UDFA: 1963MLB5104.1738140061121.01386356143769001.4510.261.042.755.130.54.3181.11
23Jack Aker2525UDFA: 1960MLB841.99660005732113.081272572868000.966.450.562.235.420.41.2241.81
13Blue Moon Odom-21UDFA: 1964MLB552.491414420090.170312515347701.366.970.105.284.681.13.2481.26
29Chuck Dobson-22UDFA: 1965MLB464.091414100083.271413875061401.457.640.755.386.560.82.2711.24
15Rollie Sheldon5229-MLB473.131413111069.073312432626201.439.520.393.393.391.00.2981.08
28Fred Talbot4525-MLB444.791111000067.265393662837501.378.650.803.724.920.76.2690.79
34Ken Sanders4624UDFA: 1960MLB343.723810013165.159282774841211.648.130.966.615.651.17--0.91
26Ralph Terry-30-MLB153.801510000064.065352771533201.259.140.982.114.640.45--0.93
15Wes Stock-32-MLB222.663500012344.030151332131001.166.140.614.306.340.68.2310.61
22Bill Stafford-26-MLB044.9998000039.242282221231101.369.530.452.727.030.39.3311.07
30Gil Blanco-20-MLB244.70118000038.131262033621701.757.280.708.454.931.71.2621.44
22Jim Dickson-28-MLB105.352410011137.037282242320111.629.000.975.594.861.15.2840.69
26Vern Handrahan-27-MLB014.26161005125.120121251518301.387.111.785.336.390.83.2311.26
33John Wyatt3331-MLB035.321900013223.219141431625201.487.231.146.089.510.64.2621.35
17Joe Grzenda-29-MLB023.27210006022.0288811214011.8211.450.414.915.730.86.3971.37
24Guido Grilli-27-MLB016.89160006115.21915120118201.9110.910.006.324.601.38.3521.00
34Aurelio Monteagudo-22UDFA: 1983MLB002.8460001012.21244073001.508.530.004.972.132.33.2791.46
31Jim Duckworth-27-MLB029.0080001112.014121221010102.0010.501.507.507.501.00.3330.92
32Bill Edgerton-24-MLB013.246100108.11033073102.0410.800.007.563.242.33.3331.10
31Jesse Hickman-27-MLB000.001000101.0000010001.000.000.009.000.00--.0001.00
Totals: (45 players)74863.56160160194141471,4351281648567706308545251.178.030.663.955.360.74.310 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Phil RoofC12368052117.9850.00 
Ken SuarezC341452087.9540.00 
Billy BryanC21991142.9650.00 
Tim TaltonC14281001.0000.00 
Rene LachemannC6101011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Harrelson1B5848548842.9850.00 
Danny Cater1B5345936348.9940.00 
Roger Repoz1B4533821427.9890.00 
Tim Talton1B9454071.0000.00 
Ossie Chavarria1B8251011.0000.00 
Billy Bryan1B3260011.0000.00 
Ron Stone1B312223.8750.00 
Phil Roof1B240011.0000.00 
Randy Schwartz1B280011.0000.00 
Ed Charles1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick Green2B1373003891586.9790.00 
Ossie Chavarria2B14192815.9790.00 
Ernie Fazio2B10820041.0000.00 
John Donaldson2B92212021.0000.00 
Don Blasingame2B459021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed Charles3B104852011121.9630.00 
Danny Cater3B42466756.9580.00 
Wayne Causey3B15151243.8710.00 
Sal Bando3B752321.9330.00 
Ossie Chavarria3B526011.0000.00 
Dick Green3B22110.7500.00 
Joe Nossek3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bert CampanerisSS1382833501980.9710.00 
Ossie ChavarriaSS232950415.9520.00 
Wayne CauseySS10142523.9510.00 
Ernie FazioSS404001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike HershbergerOF1432851473.9770.00 
Larry StahlOF94142631.9800.00 
Joe NossekOF78161831.9830.00 
Jim GosgerOF77158310.9940.00 
Roger RepozOF52107110.9910.00 
Jose TartabullOF32701001.0000.00 
Ossie ChavarriaOF2630121.9390.00 
Danny CaterOF2240111.9760.00 
Rick MondayOF1526110.9640.00 
Manny JimenezOF129110.9090.00 
Ron StoneOF420001.0000.00 
Ken HarrelsonOF330001.0000.00 
Ed CharlesOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jack AkerP66113932011.0003.27 
Paul LindbladP3812162211.9662.08 
Ken SandersP386561212.9472.49 
Lew KrausseP36177111511.9631.32 
Wes StockP354415011.0001.23 
Catfish HunterP30176101431.8891.23 
Jim DicksonP24370710.8751.70 
Joe GrzendaP212206011.0002.45 
John WyattP192316001.0002.72 
Jim NashP1812765001.0000.78 
Guido GrilliP16151020.3330.59 
Vern HandrahanP162524011.0002.15 
Ralph TerryP15645710.9231.69 
Chuck DobsonP1483618021.0002.60 
Blue Moon OdomP1490122012.9703.20 
Rollie SheldonP1469413021.0002.22 
Gil BlancoP11380910.9002.13 
Fred TalbotP116771010.9442.28 
Bill StaffordP93904001.0000.92 
Jim DuckworthP8120120.3330.75 
Bill EdgertonP6803001.0003.33 
Aurelio MonteagudoP61202011.0001.48 
Jesse HickmanP110000.0000.00 


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