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1970 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  89-73   .549
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  John McNamara
General Manager:   Charlie Finley
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  778,355
Playoffs:  -

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tito Francona (36)
Youngest Player:  Vida Blue (20)
Longest Tenure:  Reggie Jackson, Sal Bando, Bert Campaneris, Chuck Dobson, Dave Duncan, Rollie Fingers, Dick Green, Catfish Hunter, Tony LaRussa, Allan Lewis, Paul Lindblad, Joe Rudi, Blue Moon Odom, Rick Monday (3)
Top Hitter:  Bert Campaneris (22)
Top Pitcher:  Catfish Hunter (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Dan Ford (#18)

Roster Continuity:  67.82%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Minnesota9864.605--
Oakland8973.5499.0
California8676.53112.0
KC Royals6597.40133.0
Milwaukee6597.40133.0
Chi White Sox56106.34642.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
8Felipe AlouOF-1BMLB6-1195RightRight5/12/193535Haina,Dominican Republic1955UDFA Nyg

6Sal Bando3BMLB6-0195RightRight2/13/194426Cleveland,Ohio19656119Kca
17,35Vida BluePMLB6-0189BothLeft7/28/194920Mansfield,Louisiana1967227Kca
15Bobby BrooksOFMLB5-8165RightRight11/1/194524Los Angeles,California196515299Kca
19Bert CampanerisSSMLB5-10160RightRight3/9/194228Pueblo Nueva,Cuba1962UDFA Kca
12,42Tommy DavisOFMLB6-2205RightRight3/21/193931Brooklyn,New York1957UDFA Brk
29Chuck DobsonPMLB6-4200RightRight1/10/194426Kansas City,Missouri1965UDFA Kca
2John Donaldson2BMLB5-11165LeftRight5/5/194327Charlotte,North CarolinaUDFA 
38Al DowningPMLB5-11177RightLeft6/28/194129Trenton,New Jersey1961UDFA NYY
2,21Jim Driscoll2B-SSMLB5-11175LeftRight5/14/194426Medford,MassachusettsUDFA 
10Dave DuncanCMLB6-2200RightRight9/26/194524Dallas,Texas1963UDFA Kca
39Frank FernandezCMLB6-1192RightRight4/16/194327Staten Island,New YorkUDFA 
34Rollie FingersPMLB6-4195RightRight8/25/194623Steubenville,Ohio1964UDFA OAK
36Tito FranconaOF-1BMLB5-11190LeftLeft11/4/193336Aliquippa,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
28Mudcat GrantPMLB6-1186RightRight8/13/193534Lacoochee,FloridaUDFA 
1Dick Green2BMLB5-10180RightRight4/21/194129Sioux City,Iowa1960UDFA Kca
12Larry HaneyCMLB6-2195RightRight11/19/194227Charlottesville,Virginia1961UDFA BAL
23Steve HovleyOFMLB5-10188LeftLeft12/18/194425Ventura,California196635665CAL
27Catfish HunterPMLB6-0195RightRight4/8/194624Hertford,North Carolina1964UDFA Kca
9Reggie JacksonOFMLB6-0200LeftLeft5/18/194624Wynecote,Pennsylvania196612Kca
32Bob JohnsonSS-2BMLB5-10175RightRight3/4/193634Omaha,NebraskaUDFA 
14,16Marcel LachemannPMLB6-0185RightRight6/13/194129Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
22Tony LaRussa2B-SSMLB6-0185RightRight10/4/194425Tampa,Florida1962UDFA Kca
32Allan LewisOFMLB6-0170BothRight12/12/194128Colon,Panama1961UDFA Kca
25Paul LindbladPMLB6-1195LeftLeft8/9/194128Chanute,Kansas1963UDFA Kca
36Bob LockerPMLB6-3200BothRight3/15/193832George,Iowa1960UDFA CHW
5,30Don Mincher1BMLB6-3213LeftRight6/24/193832Huntsville,Alabama1956UDFA CHW
7Rick MondayOFMLB6-3200LeftLeft11/20/194524Batesville,Mississippi196511Kca
13Blue Moon OdomPMLB6-0185RightRight5/29/194525Macon,Georgia1964UDFA Kca
35Darrell OsteenPMLB6-1170RightRight2/14/194327Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
14Roberto PenaSSMLB5-8175RightRight4/17/193733Santo Domingo,Dominican RepublicUDFA 
45Roberto RodriguezPMLB6-3185RightRight11/29/194128Caracas,VenezuelaUDFA 
33Jim RolandPMLB6-3190RightLeft12/14/194227Franklin,North Carolina1961UDFA MIN
26Joe RudiOF-1BMLB6-2200RightRight9/7/194623Modesto,California1964UDFA OAK
24Diego SeguiPMLB6-0190RightRight8/17/193732Holguin,Cuba1959UDFA Kca
46Fred TalbotPMLB6-2195RightRight6/28/194129Washington,DCUDFA 
31Jose TartabullOFMLB5-11165LeftLeft11/27/193831Cienfuegos,CubaUDFA 
38,54Gene TenaceC-1BMLB6-0190RightRight10/10/194623Russellton,Pennsylvania196520399Kca
16Dooley WomackPMLB6-0170LeftRight8/25/193930Columbia,South CarolinaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Harry CarayBroadcaster 
Charlie FinleyGeneral Manager 
Bobby HofmanAssistant Coach 
Vern HoscheitBullpen Coach 
Charlie LauHitting Coach 
John McNamaraManager 
Monte MooreBroadcaster 
Bill PosedelPitching Coach 


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