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1999 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 87-75 .537
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 893-846 + 47
Roster Continuity 68.68% 10/30
Manager(s): Art Howe
General Manager: Billy Beane
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Network Associates Coliseum
Payroll: $ 24,150,333 26/30
Attendance: 1,434,632 26/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Barry Zito (#9) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Ken Macha
Bullpen Coach: Bradley Fischer
First Base Coach: Thad Bosley
Hitting Coach: Dave Hudgens
Pitching Coach: Rick Peterson
Third Base Coach: Ron Washington

#1 Draft Picks

Ben Grieve (#2), Kevin Appier (#9), Eric Chavez (#10)
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 1999 Oakland Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    19Kevin AppierP6-2200R-R311989KCA: 1987-1-9MLB--
    22Rich BeckerCF-RF5-10193L-L271993MIN: 1990-3-85MLB--
    49Tom CandiottiP6-2221R-R411983Not draftedMLB--
    3Eric Chavez3B6-0204L-R211998OAK: 1996-1-10MLB-Retired
    28Ryan ChristensonCF-LF6-0191R-R251998OAK: 1995-10-260MLB--
    16Jason GiambiDH6-3235L-R281995OAK: 1992-2-58MLB-Retired
    14Ben GrieveRF-LF6-4230L-R231997OAK: 1994-1-2MLB--
    29Buddy GroomP6-2207L-L331992CHA: 1987-12-297MLB--
    56Chad HarvilleP5-9180R-R221999OAK: 1997-2-63MLB--
    51Jimmy HaynesP6-4203R-R261995BAL: 1991-7-186MLB--
    31Gil HerediaP6-1221R-R331991SFN: 1987-9-230MLB--
    55Ramon HernandezC6-0227R-R231999UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    23A.J. HinchC6-1207R-R251998OAK: 1996-3-75MLB--
    52Tim HudsonP6-0160R-R231999OAK: 1997-6-185MLB-Retired
    48Jason IsringhausenP6-3210R-R261995NYN: 1991-44-1157MLB-Free Agent
    5John Jaha1B6-1217R-R331992MIL: 1984-14-358MLB--
    20Kevin JarvisP6-2200L-R291994CIN: 1991-21-561MLB--
    24Doug JonesP6-2224R-R421982MIL: 1978-3-59MLB--
    58Tim KubinskiP6-4205L-L271997OAK: 1993-7-209MLB--
    58Brett LaxtonP6-2205L-R251999OAK: 1996-24-705MLB--
    15Mike MacFarlaneC6-1210R-R351987KCA: 1985-4-97MLB--
    17Ron MahayP6-2190L-L281995BOS: 1991-18-486MLB-Retired
    33T.J. MathewsP6-1214R-R291995SLN: 1992-36-1007MLB--
    2Jason McDonaldCF-LF5-8175B-R271997OAK: 1993-4-125MLB--
    49Greg McMichaelP6-3215R-R321993CLE: 1988-7-163MLB--
    7Frank Menechino2B5-9175R-R281999CHA: 1993-45-1261MLB--
    40Omar OlivaresP6-0205R-R311990Not draftedMLB--
    44Mike OquistP6-2189R-R311993BAL: 1989-13-323MLB--
    6Tony Phillips2B-LF5-10175B-R401982MON: 1978-1-10MLB--
    30Tim RainesLF-OF5-8186B-R391979MON: 1977-5-106MLB--
    57Brad RigbyP6-6213R-R261997OAK: 1994-2-36MLB--
    37Kenny RogersP6-1205L-L341989TEX: 1982-39-816MLB--
    9Olmedo Saenz1B-3B6-0185R-R281994Not draftedMLB--
    21Scott Spiezio1B-2B6-2222B-R261996OAK: 1993-6-181MLB--
    12Matt StairsDH-1B5-9217L-R311992Not draftedMLB--
    59Blake SteinP6-7240R-R251998SLN: 1994-6-166MLB--
    22Billy TaylorP6-8235R-R371994TEX: 1980-2-39MLB--
    4Miguel Tejada2B-3B5-9188R-R251997Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    13Jorge Velandia2B-SS5-9185R-R241997Not draftedMLB--
    8Randy Velarde2B-3B6-0200R-R361987CHA: 1985-19-475MLB--
    61Luis VizcainoP5-11169R-R241999UDFAMLBBaltimore OriolesMinors
    36Tim WorrellP6-4215R-R311993SDN: 1989-20-520MLB--

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