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1972 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  93-62   .600
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Dick Williams
General Manager:   Charlie Finley
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  921,323
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Reds)

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Horlen (34)
Youngest Player:  George Hendrick (22)
Longest Tenure:  Blue Moon Odom, Reggie Jackson, Bert Campaneris, Catfish Hunter, Dick Green, Sal Bando, Dave Duncan, Joe Rudi, Rollie Fingers (5)
Top Hitter:  Joe Rudi (3)
Top Pitcher:  Catfish Hunter (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Chet Lemon (#22)

Roster Continuity:  81.21%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland9362.600--
Chi White Sox8767.5655.5
Minnesota7777.50015.5
KC Royals7678.49416.5
California7580.48418.0
Texas54100.35138.5

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg121Charles HendrixP Retired
Jan-Reg245Sylvester WashingtonOF-1B Inactive
Jan-Reg368Marvin ThompsonSS-OF Retired
Jan-Reg487Joe LindseyC-OF Inactive
Jan-Reg5102Donald LewisOF Inactive
Jan-Reg6114Robert FranksP Inactive
Jan-Reg7123Chris WibberleyP Retired
Jan-Reg8130David LoveP Inactive
Jan-Reg9136Rich DauerSS-2B Manager - San Antonio (2014)
Jan-Reg10140Bob LaceyP Retired
Jan-Reg11144Greg MotterP Inactive
Jan-Sec113Steve TrellaP Retired
Jan-Sec237Bill HobbsOF Retired
Jan-Sec359Gary AnglinP Inactive
Jan-Sec479Steven IngramP Retired
June-Reg122Chet LemonSS Retired
June-Reg246Garret StrongOF Retired
June-Reg370Jim Willis1B Inactive
June-Reg494Ken McKinney3B Inactive
June-Reg5118R.J. HarrisonC Retired
June-Reg6142Tim IndieP Inactive
June-Reg7166Clarence HarrellP Inactive
June-Reg8190Jack Bastable3B-C Retired
June-Reg9214Dennis LittlejohnC Retired
June-Reg10238Richard OlsonC Inactive
June-Reg11262Don SaulnierP Inactive
June-Reg12286Chris Battonp Retired
June-Reg13310David Gronlund3B Retired
June-Reg14334Rick Tronerudp-OF Assistant Coach - Arizona Cubs (2013)
June-Reg15358Bob Pate3B-OF Retired
June-Reg16382Randy Taylorp Retired
June-Reg17406John Brownleep Retired
June-Reg18430Jim Rollinsp Inactive
June-Reg19454Chester FranklinSS Inactive
June-Reg20477Bob MoscoSS Inactive
June-Reg21500James ChellisOF Inactive
June-Reg22523David HamiltonOF Inactive
June-Reg23545Ken TempletonOF Inactive
June-Reg24567Ray Anderson2B-SS Inactive
June-Reg25588Cliff Goodknightp Inactive
June-Reg26608Dennis SherowOF Retired
June-Reg27625Mark Davisonp-OF Inactive
June-Reg28641Thomas Tessarp-C Inactive
June-Reg29656Charles BarnesOF Retired
June-Reg30671Dennis Rootp Inactive
June-Reg31685Albert CurtissSS Inactive
June-Reg32698Ron WardIF Inactive
June-Sec123John PiersonOF Inactive


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