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1983 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-88 .457
Rank: 4th in American League West
Run Differential: 708-782 -74
Roster Continuity 63.35% 26/26
Manager(s): Steve Boros
General Manager: Sandy Alderson
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 1,294,941 19/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Stan Hilton (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Edward Nottle
First Base Coach: Jackie Moore
Hitting Coach: Billy Williams
Pitching Coach: Ron Schueler
Third Base Coach: Clete Boyer

#1 Draft Picks

Bill Almon (#1), Jeff Burroughs (#1), Tim Conroy (#20)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9963.611--
7983.48820.0
7785.47522.0
7488.45725.0
7092.43229.0
7092.43229.0
60102.37039.0
  • The organization roster is a complete listing of all players, for a given season, who appeared in at least 1 game with either the Major League parent team or any of the affiliated teams at the various classifications (AAA,AA,A+,A,A-,Rookie)
  • A player may appear on multiple organizational rosters for a season since he have switched organizations during the season.
  • Organizational Roster for 1983 Oakland Athletics season
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Brian AbrahamAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-3170L-L31MON: 1969-23-550AAA
    Bill AlmonOaklandALMLBSS-3B6-3190R-R30SDN: 1974-1-1MLB
    Ray AlonzoMadisonMidwAOF6-1200L-L25MIL: 1979-17-439AA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAOF                
    Bruce AmadorModestoCalifA+2B6-0170B-R23OAK: 1981-26-657A+
    Jesse AndersonAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-1197R-R23NYN: 1979-11-212AA
    Ronald ArnoldAlbany/ColonieEastAAOF6-2184R-R24Not draftedAAA
    Orlando ArtilesMedfordNwstA-OF6-0185L-L20OAK: 1983-16-397A
    Mike AshmanAlbany/ColonieEastAA1B6-1180L-R23OAK: 1981-24-610AAA
    Keith AthertonTacomaPCLAAAP6-4200R-R24OAK: 1978-2-30MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    James BaileyMedfordNwstA-P6-2190R-R20Not draftedA-
    Steve BakerTacomaPCLAAAP6-0185R-R26NYN: 1974-18-420MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Eric BarryModestoCalifA+P6-3190L-L22OAK: 1982-20-521AA
    Bill BatheTacomaPCLAAAC6-2200R-R22OAK: 1981-8-196MLB
    Bob BatheModestoCalifA+1B6-2205R-R22OAK: 1982-11-288AAA
    Mark BauerMedfordNwstA-P6-3195R-R21OAK: 1983-2-33AAA
    Ross BaumgartenTacomaPCLAAAP6-1180L-L28CHA: 1977-20-491MLB
    Dave BeardModestoCalifA+P6-5215L-R23OAK: 1977-6-147MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Larry BeardmanMedfordNwstA-2B6-0180R-R22OAK: 1983-25-619A
    Jim BennettTacomaPCLAAAOF6-0185L-L25OAK: 1976-12-288AAA
    Richard BorowskiIdaho FallsPioRk3B6-1193R-R19PIT: 1982-8-188A
    Steve BowensIdaho FallsPioRkP6-3190L-L19OAK: 1983-6-135RK
    Bert BradleyTacomaPCLAAAP6-1190B-R26OAK: 1979-27-670MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Paul BradleyMedfordNwstA-C5-10175R-R22SDN: 1979-15-378A+
    Marshall BrantTacomaPCLAAA1B6-5185R-R27NYN: 1975-4-73MLB
      OaklandALMLB1B                
    Luis BravoAlbany/ColonieEastAAOF5-11170R-R-Not draftedAA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Dewayne BuiceTacomaPCLAAAP6-0170R-R25Not draftedMLB
    Tom BurgmeierOaklandALMLBP5-11185L-L39Not draftedMLB
    Jeff BurroughsOaklandALMLBOF6-1200R-R32WS2: 1969-1-1MLB
    Greg CadaretMedfordNwstA-P6-3230L-L21OAK: 1983-11-267MLB
    Keith CallMadisonMidwAP6-2155R-R22OAK: 1979-15-369A+
    Ben CallahanTacomaPCLAAAP6-7230R-R26NYA: 1980-31-742MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Jose CansecoMedfordNwstA-RF-LF6-4240R-R18OAK: 1982-15-392MLB
      MadisonMidwARF-LF                
    Maurice CastainIdaho FallsPioRkOF6-4190R-R21OAK: 1983-11-251A
    Steve ChasteenIdaho FallsPioRkP6-4185R-R18OAK: 1983-4-85RK
    James ChristensenTacomaPCLAAA2B5-9165R-R25Not draftedAAA
    Steve ChumasIdaho FallsPioRk3B6-2188L-R21OAK: 1983-24-596RK
    Darryl CiasTacomaPCLAAAC5-11190R-R26BAL: 1975-6-143MLB
      OaklandALMLBC                
    Chris CodiroliOaklandALMLBP6-1160R-R25DET: 1978-1-11MLB
    Tom ConquestMadisonMidwAP6-2190R-R22OAK: 1982-27-695A
    Tim ConroyOaklandALMLBP5-11185L-L23OAK: 1978-1-20MLB
    Tom CopelandModestoCalifA+OF5-9160L-L24OAK: 1981-22-560A+
    Kevin CoughlinModestoCalifA+OF6-0175L-L12OAK: 1981-25-634AAA
    Juan CruzMadisonMidwASS5-10165R-R20OAK: 1980-17-420AA
    Mike DavisOaklandALMLBOF6-3185L-L24OAK: 1977-3-69MLB
    Gary DawsonMadisonMidwAOF6-3190R-R23OAK: 1981-4-94A+
    Oscar DeChavezIdaho FallsPioRkP6-1200R-R18OAK: 1983-1-6A+
    Jorge DiazMedfordNwstA-C6-1190R-R22Not draftedA+
      MadisonMidwAC                
      ModestoCalifA+C                
    Brian DorsettMedfordNwstA-C6-3220R-R22OAK: 1983-10-241MLB
      MadisonMidwAC                
    Darrell DullIdaho FallsPioRkSS6-1170R-R19Not draftedRK
    Jim DurrmanAlbany/ColonieEastAAC6-0195L-R25Not draftedAA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Scott DyeTacomaPCLAAAP6-1200R-R26Not draftedAAA
    Allen EdwardsAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-0180R-R26Not draftedAA
    Jim EppardModestoCalifA+LF-1B6-2180L-L23OAK: 1982-13-340MLB
    Eddie EscribanoMadisonMidwAP6-0180R-R22Not draftedA+
    Ed FarmerOaklandALMLBP6-5210R-R33CLE: 1967-5-91MLB
    Mark FellowsAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-0180R-R25DET: 1980-35-788AA
    Mark FergusonAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-2190R-R22OAK: 1979-2-36AA
    Chuck FickModestoCalifA+OF6-1195R-R25MON: 1979-20-504AAA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAOF                
      TacomaPCLAAAOF                
    Todd FischerMadisonMidwAP5-10170R-R22Not draftedMLB
    Dave FordTacomaPCLAAAP6-4190R-R26BAL: 1975-1-23MLB
    Mike FulmerMedfordNwstA-P6-4225R-L21OAK: 1983-21-524A+
    Mike GallegoAlbany/ColonieEastAA2B-SS5-8160R-R22OAK: 1981-2-33MLB
      TacomaPCLAAA2B-SS                
    Eric GarrettIdaho FallsPioRkC-OF6-3175R-R21Not draftedAA
      MadisonMidwAC-OF                
    Lynn GarrettTacomaPCLAAASS6-0180R-R28CLE: 1977-11-271AAA
    Wayne GiddingsIdaho FallsPioRkP6-1185R-R22Not draftedAAA
    Shawn GillMadisonMidwAC5-11185R-R22Not draftedA
    Glenn GodwinMadisonMidwAP6-0185R-L22OAK: 1982-7-184A
    Steve GomezMedfordNwstA-P5-10175R-R21OAK: 1983-30-729AAA
    Dennis GonsalvesMadisonMidwAP6-0200B-R24SFN: 1977-6-128A+
    Danny GoodwinTacomaPCLAAA1B6-1195L-R29CAL: 1975-1-1MLB
    Mike GormanModestoCalifA+P6-3190R-R23MIL: 1985-31-767AA
    Brian GrahamMadisonMidwAOF6-1195R-R23OAK: 1982-4-106AA
      ModestoCalifA+OF                
    Wayne GrossOaklandALMLB3B6-2210L-R31OAK: 1973-9-215MLB
    Brian GuinnMedfordNwstA-SS6-1173B-R22OAK: 1983-5-111AAA
    Bob HallasMadisonMidwAP6-3220R-R22OAK: 1982-28-718AA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Garry HancockOaklandALMLBOF-1B6-0175L-L29CLE: 1976-1-17MLB
    David HannaIdaho FallsPioRkP6-0180R-R23CIN: 1977-3-74A-
      MedfordNwstA-P                
    Preston HannaTacoma/PortlandPCLAAAP6-1195R-R28ATL: 1972-1-11MLB
    Darel HansenIdaho FallsPioRkP6-2205R-R20OAK: 1983-3-57A+
    Twayne HarrisIdaho FallsPioRkSS6-1170R-R17OAK: 1983-14-345A+
    Ron HarrisonAlbany/ColonieEastAAOF6-1165L-R22Not draftedAAA
    Mike HeathOaklandALMLBC5-11190R-R28NYA: 1973-2-37MLB
    Dave HeaverloTacomaPCLAAAP6-1210R-R32SFN: 1973-1-23MLB
    Gorman HeimuellerTacomaPCLAAAP6-4195L-L27Not draftedMLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Matt HeldIdaho FallsPioRkC6-0185R-R21OAK: 1983-26-642RK
    Rickey HendersonOaklandALMLBLF-OF5-10190R-L24OAK: 1976-4-96MLB
    Chuck HensleyTacomaPCLAAAP6-3190L-L24DET: 1980-10-252MLB
    Tony HerronModestoCalifA+P6-3200L-L23OAK: 1981-10-248AAA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAP                
    Donnie HillTacomaPCLAAA2B-SS5-10160B-R22OAK: 1981-1-1MLB
      OaklandALMLB2B-SS                
    Stan HiltonMedfordNwstA-P6-1195R-R22OAK: 1983-1-5AAA
      ModestoCalifA+P                
    Rodney HobbsModestoCalifA+OF6-3200R-R24SEA: 1977-8-208AAA
    John HotchkissTacomaPCLAAA3B6-3210R-R23OAK: 1981-3-66AAA
    Steve HowardIdaho FallsPioRkRF-LF6-2205R-R19OAK: 1983-8-185MLB
    Dave HudgensTacomaPCLAAA1B6-2210L-L26MIL: 1977-18-444MLB
      OaklandALMLB1B                
    John HueyMadison/Quad CitiesMidwAP6-6205R-R22PIT: 1978-26-626AA
    Sylester HumphreyIdaho FallsPioRkOF6-1190L-L19Not draftedA+
    James JacksonMedfordNwstA-1B6-4190L-R19CAL: 1983-2-32A-
    Mikki JacksonMadisonMidwAP6-7214R-R24Not draftedA
    Mark JarrettModestoCalifA+P6-0198R-R21OAK: 1981-2-42A+
    Aubrey JohnsonMedfordNwstA-C6-1185R-R20KCA: 1980-14-354A-
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Perry JohnsonIdaho FallsPioRkP6-4195R-R20Not draftedRK
    Jeff JonesTacomaPCLAAAP6-3210R-R26OAK: 1977-13-329MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Paul JosephsonAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-2187R-R27MON: 1978-10-197AA
    Jeff KaiserModestoCalifA+P6-3195R-L22OAK: 1982-10-262MLB
    Bob KearneyOaklandALMLBC6-0190R-R26SFN: 1977-14-348MLB
    Pete KendrickMadisonMidwAP5-10155L-L22OAK: 1982-19-496AAA
    Matt KeoughOaklandALMLBP6-3190R-R27OAK: 1973-7-167MLB
    Steve KieferAlbany/ColonieEastAA3B-SS6-1180R-R22OAK: 1981-1-16MLB
    Jerry KingTacomaPCLAAAP6-3195R-R24BOS: 1976-24-566AAA
    Jeff KobernusMadisonMidwAP5-10180L-L22KCA: 1981-9-217AA
      ModestoCalifA+P                
    Ken KravecAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-2185L-L31CHA: 1973-3-69MLB
    Bill KruegerOaklandALMLBP6-5210L-L25Not draftedMLB
    Tim LambertModestoCalifA+P6-1170R-R22OAK: 1982-23-596AAA
    Rick LangfordModestoCalifA+P6-0180R-R31UDFAMLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Carney LansfordOaklandALMLB3B6-2195R-R26CAL: 1975-3-49MLB
    Joe LawIdaho FallsPioRkP6-2205R-R21Not draftedAAA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAP                
    Dave LeiperMadisonMidwAP6-1160L-L21OAK: 1982-1-22MLB
    Mark LeonetteIdaho FallsPioRkP6-4180R-R21MIL: 1983-14-305AAA
    Dave LopesOaklandALMLB2B5-9170R-R38LAN: 1968-2-26MLB
    Bob LoscalzoMadisonMidwAOF6-2200L-L23PIT: 1981-23-584AA
    Michael LynesAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-0170L-L24PHI: 1979-20-514AA
    Wade MangumIdaho FallsPioRkP6-3200-R21Not draftedRK
    Lou MariettaTacomaPCLAAAP6-0185R-R24SFN: 1977-8-192AAA
    John MarquardtMadisonMidwASS6-2180R-R20OAK: 1983-3-59AA
    Steve McCattyOaklandALMLBP6-3205R-R29Not draftedMLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Rusty McDonaldAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-1190R-R25LAN: 1978-1-8AAA
      TacomaPCLAAAP                
    Dave McKayModestoCalifA+2B-3B6-1195B-R33Not draftedMLB
      TacomaPCLAAA2B-3B                
    Malcolm McLeanMedfordNwstA-OF6-0180B-R23Not draftedA-
    Rusty McNealyTacomaPCLAAAOF5-8160L-L24SEA: 1980-17-422MLB
      OaklandALMLBOF                
    Ray MendozaMedfordNwstA-1B5-11195L-L21Not draftedA-
    Dan MeyerOaklandALMLB1B-OF5-11180L-R30DET: 1972-4-92MLB
    John MichelMadisonMidwA1B6-1190L-R20OAK: 1981-30-743A
    Anthony MoncriefIdaho FallsPioRkOF5-11165R-R22Not draftedA+
    Kelvin MooreTacomaPCLAAA1B6-1195R-L25OAK: 1978-6-134MLB
      OaklandALMLB1B                
    Dwayne MurphyOaklandALMLBOF6-1185L-R28OAK: 1973-15-359MLB
    Roderick MurphyModestoCalifA+SS6-0175R-R25Not draftedA+
    Ed MyersMadisonMidwAP6-0175R-R22OAK: 1982-12-314AAA
      ModestoCalifA+P                
      TacomaPCLAAAP                
    Rob NelsonIdaho FallsPioRk1B6-4215L-L19ATL: 1983-1-19MLB
    Mike NorrisTacomaPCLAAAP6-2175R-R28OAK: 1973-1-24MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Charlie O'BrienAlbany/ColonieEastAAC6-2205R-R22OAK: 1982-5-132MLB
    Joe OdomMedfordNwstA-P6-3209R-R20TEX: 1983-5-107A+
    Steve OntiverosAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-0190R-R22OAK: 1982-2-54MLB
    Randall OquendoMedfordNwstA-C5-10165R-R18Not draftedAAA
    Felix PaganIdaho FallsPioRk1B5-11185L-L19Not draftedRK
    Mitchell PageOaklandALMLBOF6-2205L-R31PIT: 1973-3-72MLB
    Camilo PascualIdaho FallsPioRkP5-10175R-R21OAK: 1983-28-688RK
    Rick PetersTacomaPCLAAAOF5-9170B-R27DET: 1977-7-161MLB
      OaklandALMLBOF                
    David PetersonModestoCalifA+1B-OF6-2195L-L21OAK: 1982-25-646A+
    Tony PhillipsOaklandALMLB2B-LF5-10175B-R24MON: 1978-1-10MLB
    Scot PyleAlbany/ColonieEastAAIF5-7170R-R24Not draftedAA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Tim PyznarskiAlbany/ColonieEastAA1B6-2195R-R23OAK: 1981-1-15MLB
    Luis QuinonesAlbany/ColonieEastAA3B-2B5-11175B-R21Not draftedMLB
      TacomaPCLAAA3B-2B                
      OaklandALMLB3B-2B                
    Gene RansomMadisonMidwA2B5-9175R-R25OAK: 1981-15-287A+
    Mike RantzIdaho FallsPioRkSS5-10190R-R22OAK: 1983-32-761A-
      MedfordNwstA-SS                
    Thad ReeceMadisonMidwASS5-10170L-R24OAK: 1981-17-430AAA
    Ed RetzerMadisonMidwAP5-11170R-R25OAK: 1979-28-693AAA
      TacomaPCLAAAP                
    Greg RoblesMadisonMidwA1B6-0200L-L23MIL: 1978-8-167AA
    Rick RodriguezTacomaPCLAAAP6-3190R-R22OAK: 1981-2-41MLB
    Mike RojasIdaho FallsPioRkC6-2185R-R20Not draftedRK
    Octavio RojasModesto/San JoseCalifA+OF-1B6-0170L-L22Not draftedA+
    Tom RomanoAlbany/ColonieEastAALF5-10170R-R24KCA: 1980-17-432MLB
    Doug SchererMedfordNwstA-P6-4185R-R21OAK: 1983-13-319AAA
    Dennis SherowTacomaPCLAAAOF6-5195R-R28MON: 1976-2-33AAA
    Larry SmithIdaho FallsPioRkP5-11208L-L22OAK: 1983-22-548AA
    Mark SmithTacomaPCLAAAP6-2215R-R27SLN: 1978-17-431MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Terry SteinbachMedfordNwstA-C6-1212R-R21OAK: 1983-9-215MLB
    Phil StephensonAlbany/ColonieEastAA1B6-1195L-L22OAK: 1982-3-80MLB
    Phil StromMadisonMidwA1B6-2190R-R23OAK: 1981-19-482A+
      ModestoCalifA+1B                
    Mickey TettletonModestoCalifA+C6-2212B-R22OAK: 1981-5-118MLB
    Ray ThomaMadisonMidwA2B6-0175R-R21OAK: 1982-6-158AAA
      ModestoCalifA+2B                
    Ricky ThomasModesto/San JoseCalifA+OF5-10179R-R24LAN: 1980-10-243A+
    Keith ThrowerMedfordNwstA-SS5-9170B-R23SLN: 1980-30-723AAA
    Jose TolentinoMedfordNwstA-1B6-1195L-L22OAK: 1983-7-163MLB
    Tom UnderwoodOaklandALMLBP5-11170R-L29PHI: 1972-2-27MLB
    Bob VantreaseIdaho FallsPioRkP6-0185L-L22OAK: 1983-29-709AA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAP                
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Rob VavrockModestoCalifA+P6-2195R-R24DET: 1980-27-674A+
    Tony WadleyIdaho FallsPioRkP6-5190R-R22BAL: 1981-4-103A+
    Thomas WalshMedfordNwstA-2B-SS5-11180R-R22OAK: 1982-22-571A-
    Scott WanzerMedfordNwstA-P6-0180R-R22OAK: 1983-35-795A-
    Mike WarrenAlbany/ColonieEastAAP6-1175R-R22DET: 1979-12-299MLB
      TacomaPCLAAAP                
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Joe WesleyIdaho FallsPioRk2B-3B5-10180L-R19LAN: 1982-25-639A-
      MedfordNwstA-2B-3B                
    Gary WexMadisonMidwAP6-3190R-R25ATL: 1980-18-445AA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAP                
    Scott WhaleyMedfordNwstA-P6-0210R-R22OAK: 1983-15-371AA
    Dave WilderMadisonMidwAOF-SS6-1184R-R22CAL: 1980-8-190AA
    Mike WilderIdaho FallsPioRk2B6-1170R-R22OAK: 1983-3-51AA
    Mike WoodardTacomaPCLAAA2B5-9155L-R23OAK: 1978-4-82MLB
    Rich WorthamModestoCalifA+P6-0185R-L29CHA: 1976-2-27MLB
      Albany/ColonieEastAAP                
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Curt YoungTacomaPCLAAAP6-1180R-L23OAK: 1981-4-92MLB
      OaklandALMLBP                
    Selwyn YoungAlbany/ColonieEastAA2B5-10165B-R23Not draftedAA
    Thomas ZmudoskyModestoCalifA+P6-2185R-R22Not draftedAA
      Albany/ColonieEastAAP                


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