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1997 Oakland AthleticsAmerican League (MLB)
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Mike Oquist played for the 1997 Oakland Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
LocationOakland,California
Record65-97 (4th in American League West)League Rank14thMLB Rank28th
BallparkOakland-Alameda County Coliseum
ManagerArt HoweGeneral ManagerSandy Alderson
CoachesBob Cluck (Pitching Coach), Duffy Dyer (Bench Coach), Bradley Fischer (First Base Coach), Denny Walling (Hitting Coach), Ron Washington (Third Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickChris Enochs (#11)
Payroll$21,911,000 (Rank: 24th)
Attendance1,264,218 (Rank: 28th)
Minor League AffiliatesEdmonton Trappers (AAA) 80-64 ... Huntsville Stars (AA) 77-62 ... Modesto A's (A+) 74-67 ... Visalia Oaks (A+) 71-69 ... Southern Oregon Timberjacks (A-) 41-35 ... Arizona Athletics (Rk) 29-27 ...
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1997 Statistics -- 1997 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1997 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
21Scott Spiezio2bB24147538581312841465934475134213.243.300.388.68820946590.258.145.238.3037.512.71.72.438.435.1
1993- 6- 181-OAK
 
16Jason Giambilf-1bL26142519661524122081015589608311.293.362.495.85725763588.316.202.306.3719.415.11.63.426.041.5
1992- 2-  58-OAK
Retired  
7Scott Brosius3bR3012947959972011141943410245419.203.259.317.57615232526.232.114.196.2586.519.43.02.143.633.0
1987-20- 511-OAK
 
33Jose CansecodhR32108388569119023748251122304115.235.325.461.78617942446.275.226.374.34211.427.42.45.216.946.2
1982-15- 392-OAK
 
25Mark McGwire1bR3310536648104240348110589840589.284.383.6281.01123058433.293.344.505.42113.422.61.77.910.855.8
1984- 1-  10-OAK
 
12Matt StairsrfL2913335262105190277332506031416.298.386.582.96820546410.290.284.429.41312.214.61.26.613.043.8
1989-   UDFA-MON
 
31Damon MashorecfR2792279556910231854508257115.247.370.330.7009215342.338.083.265.32714.624.01.60.993.021.7
1991- 9- 255-OAK
 
17Dave Magadan3b-1bL34128271388210143010504024117.303.414.391.80510615328.342.088.277.36815.212.20.81.267.818.3
1983- 2-  32-NYN
 
29Geronimo Berroarf-dhR327326140811201642323658101212.310.395.540.93514128299.346.230.372.40412.019.41.65.416.334.6
1983-   UDFA-TOR
 
6Brent MaynecL2985256297412062210183342216.289.343.406.74910418282.311.117.191.3326.411.71.82.142.724.3
1989- 1-  13-KCA
 
2Jason McDonaldcfB25782364762114414138364912100.263.361.394.7559319276.315.131.305.34113.017.81.41.559.030.7
1993- 4- 125-OAK
 
47Mark Bellhorn3bB226822433519161971327005001.228.324.357.6818016261.304.129.299.31012.326.82.22.337.331.4
1995- 2-  35-OAK
 
26Rafael BournigalssR3179222296290120211619470111.279.339.333.6727410249.302.054.131.3066.47.61.20.4222.016.1
1987-19- 482-LAN
 
19George WilliamscB287620130589132201354622102.289.397.388.7857813241.359.099.269.36014.519.11.31.267.022.4
1991-24- 645-OAK
 
28Tony BatistassR2368188223810141822143123008.202.265.330.5956215207.222.128.202.2676.815.02.21.947.039.5
1991-   UDFA-OAK
 
11Ernie YoungcfR277117522397051513195722206.223.303.349.6526112200.296.126.223.2949.528.53.02.535.030.8
1990-10- 289-OAK
 
5Brian LesherlfR26461311730414164193000204.229.275.366.641489142.263.137.229.2826.321.13.32.832.830.0
1992-25- 704-OAK
 
23Pat Lennonlf-dhR295611614346111401153500003.293.374.388.762458131.413.095.216.34611.526.72.30.8116.023.5
1986- 1-   8-SEA
 
13Izzy MolinacR264811162231370031701001.198.219.324.543367115.209.126.153.2372.614.85.72.637.031.8
1990-22- 610-OAK
 
4Miguel TejadassR2326991020322102022230003.202.240.333.573337104.240.131.172.2531.921.211.01.949.535.0
1993-   UDFA-OAK
Free Agent  
14Ben GrieverfL21249312296032400132511011.312.402.473.875449108.400.161.301.38612.023.21.92.831.031.0
1994- 1-   2-OAK
 
8Tilson Brito3b-ssR25174681321260011002000.283.298.500.79823549.324.217.239.3412.020.410.04.123.038.5
1990-   UDFA-TOR
 
8Scott SheldonssR281324260012001611000.250.308.375.6839127.294.125.167.3073.722.26.03.724.016.7
1991- 8- 229-OAK
 
45Mike OquistpR2954010000000001000.250.250.250.500105.250.000.000.2250.00.00.00.00.00.0
1989-13- 323-BAL
 
57Brad RigbypR2423000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0
1994- 2-  36-OAK
 
51Jimmy HaynespR2412000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1991- 7- 186-BAL
 
50Dave TelghederpR3012000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1989-31- 814-NYN
 
41Eric LudwickpR2562000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1993- 2-  50-NYN
 
30Aaron SmallpR2531000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1989-22- 575-TOR
 
Batting Totals: (29 players)16255897631451274231977147136642118149494023133.260.339.423.76223624946369.295.423.284.00010.118.51.83.128.434.1 

1997 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
56Don WengertR27S/RMLB5116.0449123710162134.017796902141682081.6311.891.412.754.571.666.45.3135.23
1992- 4- 116-OAK
 
20Steve KarsayR25STMLB3125.77242400000132.216692852047927091.6111.261.363.196.241.966.24.2004.95
1990- 1-  22-TOR
 
48Ariel PrietoR27STMLB685.04222200000125.015584701670907151.8011.161.155.046.481.296.05.4295.13
1995- 1-   5-OAK
 
45Mike OquistR29STMLB465.02191721000107.211162601543722061.449.281.253.596.021.675.18.4004.95
1989-13- 323-BAL
 
32Mike MohlerL28RelMLB1105.1362105200161101.211665581154664071.6810.270.974.785.841.225.75.0915.02
1989-42-1101-OAK
 
50Dave TelghederR30STMLB466.06201910000101.013471681535554021.6711.941.343.124.901.576.33.4005.05
1989-31- 814-NYN
 
30Aaron SmallR25RelMLB954.28710710022496.21095046640574031.5510.150.563.725.311.434.66.6434.07
1989-22- 575-TOR
 
57Brad RigbyR24STMLB174.8714140000077.29244421422343021.4810.661.622.553.941.555.10.1255.50
1994- 2-  36-OAK
 
37Carlos ReyesR28RelMLB345.8237631009077.110152501325432121.6311.751.512.915.001.726.05.4295.23
1991-   UDFA-ATL
 
51Jimmy HaynesR24STMLB364.4213130000073.1743836740654121.569.080.864.917.981.634.66.3334.30
1991- 7- 186-BAL
 
22Billy TaylorR35R/CLMLB343.827207200452373.0703231336660051.458.630.374.448.141.833.95.4293.52
1980- 2-  39-TEX
 
24,42Buddy GroomL31RelMLB225.1578078007364.2753837924453001.5410.441.253.346.261.885.29.5004.64
1987-12- 297-CHA
 
40Willie AdamsR24STMLB358.1813121000058.1735353932372041.8111.261.394.945.711.168.18.3755.70
1993- 1-  36-OAK
 
59Dane JohnsonR34RelMLB414.53380380012245.2492823431434121.779.660.796.118.471.395.52.8004.53
1984- 2-  48-TOR
 
49Andrew LorraineL24S/RMLB316.371266001029.2452221215180012.0513.650.614.555.461.206.67.7504.39
1993- 4- 103-CAL
 
29T.J. MathewsR27RelMLB624.40240240014328.2341814512240011.6310.671.573.777.532.005.65.7505.06
1992-36-1007-SLN
 
41Eric LudwickR25S/RMLB148.25651000024.0322422716140012.0012.002.636.005.250.889.00.2007.86
1993- 2-  50-NYN
 
44,51Richie LewisR31RelMLB209.6414014005018.2242120715122012.1411.573.377.235.790.8010.121.0009.27
1987- 2-  44-MON
 
55Mark AcreR28RelMLB205.7415015005015.221101018120001.9112.060.574.606.891.505.741.0003.94
1991-   UDFA-OAK
 
58Tim KubinskiL25RelMLB005.6811011003012.2129826100011.488.531.424.267.111.676.39.0005.24
1993- 7- 209-OAK
 
49Gary HaughtR26RelMLB007.15606002011.1129936111021.629.532.384.768.741.837.15.0006.73
1992-22- 620-OAK
 
52Jay WitasickR24RelMLB005.73808001011.014772680001.8211.451.644.916.551.335.73.0005.65
1993- 2-  58-SLN
 
39Steve WojciechowskiL26STMLB027.84220000010.117992150001.7814.811.740.874.355.007.84.0004.95
1991- 4- 125-OAK
 
53John JohnstoneR28RelMLB002.8450500106.17220740002.309.950.009.955.680.572.84.0005.16
1987-20- 524-NYN
 
53Steve MontgomeryR26RelMLB019.9540400006.110772810002.9514.212.8411.371.420.139.95.00010.69
1992- 3-  83-SLN
 
47Billy BrewerL29RelMLB0013.5030300102.04331210003.0018.004.509.004.500.5013.50.00011.61
1990-28- 751-MON
 
Pitching Totals: (26 players)65975.48162162480201603814471734946881197642953514641.6410.791.233.995.931.485.88.401  

1997 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PBuddy Groom31MLBp78-6421002121.0000.150.19---78100.048.1Fielding by Day
PBilly Taylor35MLBp72-7331301161.0000.220.22---72100.044.4Fielding by Day
PAaron Small25MLBp71-965151221.9520.280.21---71100.043.8Fielding by Day
PMike Mohler28MLBp62-1017181026.9620.400.25---62100.038.3Fielding by Day
PDon Wengert27MLBp49-13413161230.9670.590.22---49100.030.2Fielding by Day
PDane Johnson34MLBp38-4514207.7140.130.11---38100.023.5Fielding by Day
PCarlos Reyes28MLBp37-7761101171.0000.460.22---37100.022.8Fielding by Day
PSteve Karsay25MLBp24-1327134124.8330.830.15---24100.014.8Fielding by Day
PT.J. Mathews27MLBp24-2814106.8330.210.18---24100.014.8Fielding by Day
PAriel Prieto27MLBp22-1259195233.8481.270.22---22100.013.6Fielding by Day
PDave Telgheder30MLBp20-10192404331.0001.650.33---20100.012.3Fielding by Day
PMike Oquist29MLBp19-1078101219.9470.950.17---19100.011.7Fielding by Day
PMark Acre28MLBp15-15110021.0000.130.13---15100.09.3Fielding by Day
PRichie Lewis31MLBp14-18030031.0000.210.17---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PBrad Rigby24MLBp14-775141220.9501.360.25---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PWillie Adams24MLBp13-5821000121.0000.920.21---13100.08.0Fielding by Day
PJimmy Haynes24MLBp13-736102218.8891.230.22---13100.08.0Fielding by Day
PAndrew Lorraine24MLBp12-29420161.0000.500.21---12100.07.4Fielding by Day
PTim Kubinski25MLBp11-12210131.0000.270.25---11100.06.8Fielding by Day
PJay Witasick24MLBp8-11000000.000.00---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PGary Haught26MLBp6-11110021.0000.330.18---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PEric Ludwick25MLBp6-24230151.0000.830.21---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PJohn Johnstone28MLBp5-6100011.0000.200.17---5100.03.1Fielding by Day
PSteve Montgomery26MLBp4-6100011.0000.250.17---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PBilly Brewer29MLBp3-2000000.000.00---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PSteve Wojciechowski26MLBp2-10040041.0002.000.40---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CBrent Mayne29MLBc83--4193625457.9965.480.00572318597.651.2Fielding by Day
CGeorge Williams28MLBc67--3362764369.9845.420.00411517688.241.4Fielding by Day
CIzzy Molina26MLBc48--2181721237.9924.900.003310348100.029.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BMark McGwire33MLB1b101--88460688950.9949.350.00---10596.262.3Fielding by Day
1BJason Giambi26MLBdh51--39939549443.9898.590.00---14235.931.5Fielding by Day
1BDave Magadan34MLB3b-1b30--123110151341.0004.470.00---12823.418.5Fielding by Day
1BMatt Stairs29MLBdh-1b7--2031224.9583.290.00---1335.34.3Fielding by Day
1BBrian Lesher26MLBlf-1b3--21203231.0007.670.00---466.51.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BScott Spiezio24MLB1b-2b146--280415793702.9904.760.00---14799.390.1Fielding by Day
2BMark Bellhorn22MLB2b-3b17--4156416101.9605.710.00---6825.010.5Fielding by Day
2BRafael Bournigal31MLBss-2b7--170081.0001.140.00---798.94.3Fielding by Day
2BTilson Brito25MLB2b-3b2--3805111.0005.500.00---1711.81.2Fielding by Day
2BTony Batista23MLB3b-ss1--240061.0006.000.00---681.50.6Fielding by Day
2BScott Sheldon28MLB3b-ss1--120131.0003.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BScott Brosius30MLB3b107--92206723305.9772.790.00---12982.966.0Fielding by Day
3BDave Magadan34MLB3b-1b49--25545784.9401.610.00---12838.330.2Fielding by Day
3BMark Bellhorn22MLB2b-3b40--316658102.9512.430.00---6858.824.7Fielding by Day
3BTilson Brito25MLB2b-3b10--8152225.9202.300.00---1758.86.2Fielding by Day
3BTony Batista23MLB3b-ss4--310041.0001.000.00---685.92.5Fielding by Day
3BScott Sheldon28MLB3b-ss1--000000.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
3BScott Spiezio24MLB1b-2b1--000000.000.00---1470.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSRafael Bournigal31MLBss-2b74--99192640297.9803.930.00---7993.745.7Fielding by Day
SSTony Batista23MLB3b-ss61--91169838268.9704.260.00---6889.737.7Fielding by Day
SSScott Brosius30MLB3b30--25392866.9702.130.00---12923.318.5Fielding by Day
SSMiguel Tejada23MLB2b-3b26--5468418126.9684.690.00---26100.016.0Fielding by Day
SSScott Sheldon28MLB3b-ss12--15162433.9392.580.00---1392.37.4Fielding by Day
SSTilson Brito25MLB2b-3b6--5801131.0002.170.00---1735.33.7Fielding by Day
SSMark Bellhorn22MLB2b-3b1--010011.0001.000.00---681.50.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFJason Giambi26MLBdh68--102521109.9821.570.00---14247.942.0Fielding by Day
LFBrian Lesher26MLBlf-1b31--6123066.9552.030.00---4667.419.1Fielding by Day
LFDamon Mashore27MLBcf-lf28--24100251.0000.890.00---9230.417.3Fielding by Day
LFMatt Stairs29MLBdh-1b28--3822042.9521.430.00---13321.117.3Fielding by Day
LFPat Lennon29MLBlf-rf23--3802040.9501.650.00---5641.114.2Fielding by Day
LFJose Canseco32MLBrf-lf19--25100261.0001.370.00---10817.611.7Fielding by Day
LFJason McDonald25MLBcf-lf18--1501016.9380.830.00---7823.111.1Fielding by Day
LFScott Brosius30MLB3b6--500051.0000.830.00---1294.73.7Fielding by Day
LFErnie Young27MLBcf-rf1--000000.000.00---711.40.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFDamon Mashore27MLBcf-lf71--175923186.9892.590.00---9277.243.8Fielding by Day
CFJason McDonald25MLBcf-lf66--132241138.9712.030.00---7884.640.7Fielding by Day
CFErnie Young27MLBcf-rf60--126530134.9782.180.00---7184.537.0Fielding by Day
CFScott Brosius30MLB3b6--901010.9001.500.00---1294.73.7Fielding by Day
CFPat Lennon29MLBlf-rf1--40105.8004.000.00---561.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFMatt Stairs29MLBdh-1b63--8541090.9891.410.00---13347.438.9Fielding by Day
RFGeronimo Berroa32MLBrf-lf43--7111173.9861.670.00---7358.926.5Fielding by Day
RFJose Canseco32MLBrf-lf27--4915055.9091.850.00---10825.016.7Fielding by Day
RFBen Grieve21MLBrf-lf24--39101401.0001.670.00---24100.014.8Fielding by Day
RFErnie Young27MLBcf-rf12--1301014.9291.080.00---7116.97.4Fielding by Day
RFPat Lennon29MLBlf-rf12--11000111.0000.920.00---5621.47.4Fielding by Day
RFScott Brosius30MLB3b11--11200131.0001.180.00---1298.56.8Fielding by Day
RFDamon Mashore27MLBcf-lf6--400041.0000.670.00---926.53.7Fielding by Day
RFBrian Lesher26MLBlf-1b3--510161.0002.000.00---466.51.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHJose Canseco32MLBrf-lf56--000000.000.00---10851.934.6Fielding by Day
DHGeronimo Berroa32MLBrf-lf32--000000.000.00---7343.819.8Fielding by Day
DHJason Giambi26MLBdh25--000000.000.00---14217.615.4Fielding by Day
DHDave Magadan34MLB3b-1b25--000000.000.00---12819.515.4Fielding by Day
DHPat Lennon29MLBlf-rf17--000000.000.00---5630.410.5Fielding by Day
DHMatt Stairs29MLBdh-1b16--000000.000.00---13312.09.9Fielding by Day
DHMark Bellhorn22MLB2b-3b3--000000.000.00---684.41.9Fielding by Day
DHBrian Lesher26MLBlf-1b3--000000.000.00---466.51.9Fielding by Day
DHGeorge Williams28MLBc1--000000.000.00---761.30.6Fielding by Day
DHTony Batista23MLB3b-ss1--000000.000.00---681.50.6Fielding by Day
DHErnie Young27MLBcf-rf1--000000.000.00---711.40.6Fielding by Day

1997 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Sandy AldersonGeneral Manager1947-11-22 49Seattle,Washington --   EXEC
Steve BowdenScout1965-11-19 31- AA1985-1988-
1985- 1-  18-SEA
P
Bob CluckPitching Coach1946-01-10 51San Diego,California --   P
Duffy DyerBench Coach1945-08-15 51Dayton,Ohio MLB1966-19801968-1980
1966- 1-   9-NYN
C
Ron ElamScout -- --   SCOUT
Angel EusebioScout -- --   SCOUT
Bradley FischerFirst Base Coach1956-06-28 41Blissfield,Michigan A1978-1984-   C
Ray FosseBroadcaster1947-04-04 50Marion,Illinois MLB1965-19791967-1979
1965- 1-   7-CLE
C
Tim HoltScout -- NCAA1990-1992-   OF
Art HoweManager1946-12-15 50Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1971-19851974-1985
1971-   UDFA-PIT
3B-2B
John KuehlScout1967-08-15 29Fullerton,California AA1988-1993-
1988-33- 838-SDN
3B
Keith LieppmanDirector of Player Development1949-01-17 48Kansas City,Missouri AAA1970-1979-
1971- 2-  26-OAK
SS
Gary McGrawScout1957-11-16 39Portland,Oregon Rk1982-1982-   OF
John PoloniScout1954-02-28 43Dearborn,Michigan MLB1974-19861977-1977
1975- 6- 137-TEX
P
Will SchockScout1964-10-31 32Mill Valley,California AAA1984-1991-
1987-22- 563-OAK
P
Ron VaughnScout1961-- 36- Rk1983-1983-   C
Santiago VillalonaScout -- --   SCOUT
Denny WallingHitting Coach1954-04-17 43Neptune,New Jersey MLB1975-19921975-1992
1975- 1-   1-OAK
3B-OF
Ron WashingtonThird Base Coach1952-04-29 45New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1971-19901977-1989
1970-   UDFA-KCA
SS-2B