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1966 Kansas City Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-86 .462
Rank: 7th in American League
Run Differential: 564-648 -84
Roster Continuity 67.09% 18/20
Manager(s): Alvin Dark
General Manager: Ed Lopat
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 773,929 17/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Reggie Jackson (#2) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bobby Hofman
Assistant Coach: Luke Appling
Assistant Coach: Al Vincent
Pitching Coach: Cot Deal

#1 Draft Picks

Rick Monday (#1)
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 1966 Kansas City Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    23Jack AkerP6-2190R-R251964Not draftedMLB--
    6Sal Bando3B6-0195R-R221966KC1: 1965-6-119MLB--
    30Gil BlancoP6-5205L-L201965Not draftedMLB--
    8Don Blasingame2B5-10165L-R341955Not draftedMLB--
    9Billy BryanC6-4200L-R271961Not draftedMLB--
    19Bert CampanerisSS5-10160R-R241964Not draftedMLB--
    2Danny Cater1B-OF6-0180R-R261964Not draftedMLB--
    2Wayne CauseySS-2B5-10175L-R291955Not draftedMLB--
    16Ed Charles3B5-10170R-R331962Not draftedMLB--
    12Ossie Chavarria2B-OF5-11155R-R251966Not draftedMLB--
    22Jim DicksonP6-1185L-R281963Not draftedMLB--
    29Chuck DobsonP6-4200R-R221966UDFAMLB--
    22John Donaldson2B5-11165L-R231966Not draftedMLB--
    31Jim DuckworthP6-4194R-R271963Not draftedMLB--
    32Bill EdgertonP6-2185L-L241966Not draftedMLB--
    7Ernie Fazio2B5-7165R-R241962Not draftedMLB--
    21Jim GosgerOF5-11185L-L231963UDFAMLB--
    1Dick Green2B5-10180R-R251963Not draftedMLB--
    24Guido GrilliP6-0188L-L271966Not draftedMLB--
    17Joe GrzendaP6-2180R-L291961Not draftedMLB--
    26Vern HandrahanP6-2185L-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    6Ken Harrelson1B-OF6-2190R-R241963Not draftedMLB--
    3Mike HershbergerOF5-10175R-R261961Not draftedMLB--
    31Jesse HickmanP6-2186R-R271965Not draftedMLB--
    27Catfish HunterP6-0195R-R201965Not draftedMLB--
    21Manny JimenezOF6-1195L-R271962Not draftedMLB--
    20Lew KrausseP6-0167R-R231961Not draftedMLB--
    18Rene LachemannC6-0198R-R211965Not draftedMLB--
    25Paul LindbladP6-1195L-L241965Not draftedMLB--
    28Rick MondayOF6-3200L-L201966KC1: 1965-1-1MLB--
    34Aurelio MonteagudoP5-11185R-R221963Not draftedMLB--
    33Jim NashP6-5230R-R211966Not draftedMLB--
    18,24Joe NossekOF6-0178R-R251964Not draftedMLB--
    13Blue Moon OdomP6-0185R-R211964Not draftedMLB--
    9Roger RepozOF6-3195L-L251964Not draftedMLB--
    4Phil RoofC6-3210R-R251964Not draftedMLB--
    34Ken SandersP5-11185R-R241964Not draftedMLB--
    31Randy Schwartz1B6-3230L-L221965Not draftedMLB--
    15Rollie SheldonP6-4190R-R291961Not draftedMLB--
    22Bill StaffordP6-2193R-R261960Not draftedMLB--
    14Larry StahlOF6-1185L-L251964Not draftedMLB--
    15Wes StockP6-2188R-R321959Not draftedMLB--
    11Ron StoneOF6-2195L-L231966Not draftedMLB--
    8Ken SuarezC5-9175R-R231966Not draftedMLB--
    28Fred TalbotP6-2195R-R251963Not draftedMLB--
    11Tim TaltonC-1B6-3200L-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    10Jose TartabullOF5-11165L-L271962Not draftedMLB--
    26Ralph TerryP6-3195R-R301956Not draftedMLB--
    33John WyattP5-11200R-R311961Not draftedMLB--

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