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1970 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 89-73 .549
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 678-593 + 85
Roster Continuity 67.82% 18/24
Manager(s): John McNamara
General Manager: Charlie Finley
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 778,355 18/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Dan Ford (#18) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bobby Hofman
Bullpen Coach: Vern Hoscheit
Hitting Coach: Charlie Lau
Pitching Coach: Bill Posedel

#1 Draft Picks

Rick Monday (#1), Reggie Jackson (#2)
American League West 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 1970 Oakland Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    8Felipe AlouOF-1B6-1195R-R351958Not draftedMLB--
    6Sal Bando3B6-0195R-R261966KC1: 1965-6-119MLB--
    17,35Vida BlueP6-0189B-L201969KC1: 1967-2-27MLB--
    15Bobby BrooksOF5-8165R-R241969KC1: 1965-15-299MLB--
    19Bert CampanerisSS5-10160R-R281964Not draftedMLB--
    12,42Tommy DavisOF6-2205R-R311959Not draftedMLB--
    29Chuck DobsonP6-4200R-R261966UDFAMLB--
    2John Donaldson2B5-11165L-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    38Al DowningP5-11177R-L291961Not draftedMLB--
    2,21Jim Driscoll2B-SS5-11175L-R261970Not draftedMLB--
    10Dave DuncanC6-2200R-R241964Not draftedMLB--
    39Frank FernandezC6-1192R-R271967UDFAMLB--
    34Rollie FingersP6-4195R-R231968Not draftedMLB--
    36Tito FranconaOF-1B5-11190L-L361956Not draftedMLB--
    28Mudcat GrantP6-1186R-R341958Not draftedMLB--
    1Dick Green2B5-10180R-R291963Not draftedMLB--
    12Larry HaneyC6-2195R-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    23Steve HovleyOF5-10188L-L251969CAL: 1966-35-665MLB--
    27Catfish HunterP6-0195R-R241965Not draftedMLB--
    9Reggie JacksonOF6-0200L-L241967KC1: 1966-1-2MLB--
    32Bob JohnsonSS-2B5-10175R-R341960Not draftedMLB--
    22Tony La Russa2B-SS6-0185R-R251963Not draftedMLB--
    14,16Marcel LachemannP6-0185R-R291969Not draftedMLB--
    32Allan LewisOF6-0170B-R281967Not draftedMLB--
    25Paul LindbladP6-1195L-L281965Not draftedMLB--
    36Bob LockerP6-3200B-R321965Not draftedMLB--
    5,30Don Mincher1B6-3213L-R321960Not draftedMLB--
    7Rick MondayOF6-3200L-L241966KC1: 1965-1-1MLB--
    13Blue Moon OdomP6-0185R-R251964Not draftedMLB--
    35Darrell OsteenP6-1170R-R271965Not draftedMLB--
    14Roberto PenaSS5-8175R-R331965Not draftedMLB--
    45Roberto RodriguezP6-3185R-R281967Not draftedMLB--
    33Jim RolandP6-3190R-L271962Not draftedMLB--
    26Joe RudiOF-1B6-2200R-R231967UDFAMLB--
    24Diego SeguiP6-0190R-R321962Not draftedMLB--
    46Fred TalbotP6-2195R-R291963Not draftedMLB--
    31Jose TartabullOF5-11165L-L311962Not draftedMLB--
    38,54Gene TenaceC-1B6-0190R-R231969KC1: 1965-20-399MLB--
    16Dooley WomackP6-0170L-R301966Not draftedMLB--

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