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2002 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 103-59 .636
Rank: 1st in American League West
Run Differential: 800-654 + 146
Roster Continuity 68.94% 12/30
Manager(s): Art Howe
General Manager: Billy Beane
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Network Associates Coliseum
Payroll: $ 40,004,167 28/30
Attendance: 2,169,811 18/30
Playoffs: Lost in 1st Round (Twins)
Top Draft Pick: Nick Swisher (#16) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

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

#1 Draft Picks

Mark Mulder (#2), Billy Koch (#4), Barry Zito (#9), Eric Chavez (#10), Carlos Pena (#10), Terrence Long (#20), Scott Hatteberg (#43)
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 2002 Oakland Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    57Micah BowieP6-4210L-L271999ATL: 1993-8-236MLB--
    53Chad BradfordP6-5205R-R271998CHA: 1996-13-377MLB--
    22Eric ByrnesLF-CF6-2205R-R262000OAK: 1998-8-225MLB--
    3Eric Chavez3B6-0204L-R241998OAK: 1996-1-10MLB-Retired
    30Mike ColangeloLF-CF6-1185R-R251999ANA: 1997-21-627MLB--
    5Ray Durham2B5-8180B-R301995CHA: 1990-5-132MLB--
    24Jermaine DyeRF6-5220R-R281996ATL: 1993-17-488MLB--
    14Mark Ellis2B5-11180R-R252002KCA: 1999-9-271MLB-Retired
    30Jose Flores2B-SS5-11180R-R292002PHI: 1994-34-954MLB--
    49Mike FyhrieP6-2203R-R321996KCA: 1991-12-314MLB--
    40Esteban German3B-2B5-9165R-R232002Not draftedMLB--
    7Jeremy GiambiRF-LF6-0200L-L271998KCA: 1996-6-169MLB--
    2Jason GrabowskiLF6-3200L-R262002TEX: 1997-2-75MLB--
    56Aaron HarangP6-7240R-R242002TEX: 1999-6-195MLB-Free Agent
    10Scott HattebergC-1B6-1205L-R321995BOS: 1991-1-43MLB--
    55Ramon HernandezC6-0227R-R261999UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    37Erik HiljusP6-5230R-R291999NYN: 1991-4-121MLB--
    31Mike HoltzP5-9188L-L291996CAL: 1994-17-461MLB--
    15Tim HudsonP6-0160R-R261999OAK: 1997-6-185MLB-Retired
    23David JusticeRF-LF6-3200L-L361989ATL: 1985-4-94MLB--
    44Billy KochP6-3205R-R271999TOR: 1996-1-4MLB--
    21Cory LidleP5-11180R-R301997Not draftedMLB--
    31Ted LillyP6-0185L-L261999LAN: 1996-23-688MLB-Retired
    12Terrence LongCF-LF6-1190L-L261999NYN: 1994-1-20MLB--
    47John MabryRF-1B6-4195L-R311994SLN: 1991-6-155MLB--
    52Mike MagnanteP6-1185L-L371991KCA: 1988-11-283MLB--
    26Cody McKayC-3B6-0207L-R282002OAK: 1996-9-255MLB--
    45Jim MecirP6-1195B-R321995SEA: 1991-3-84MLB--
    11Frank Menechino2B5-9175R-R311999CHA: 1993-45-1261MLB--
    20Mark MulderP6-6200L-L242000OAK: 1998-1-2MLBLos Angeles AngelsMinors
    28Greg MyersC6-2225L-R361987TOR: 1984-3-74MLB--
    2Carlos Pena1B-DH6-2210L-L242001TEX: 1998-1-10MLB-Free Agent
    6Adam PiattLF-RF6-2195R-R262000OAK: 1997-8-245MLB--
    73Ricardo RinconP5-10187L-L321997Not draftedMLB--
    9Olmedo Saenz1B-3B6-0185R-R311994Not draftedMLB--
    19Larry Sutton1B-RF6-0185L-L321997KCA: 1992-21-582MLB--
    29Jeff TamP6-1202R-R311998Not draftedMLB--
    4Miguel Tejada2B-3B5-9188R-R281997Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    8Randy Velarde2B-3B6-0200R-R391987CHA: 1985-19-475MLB--
    33Mike VenafroP5-10180L-L281999TEX: 1995-29-794MLB--
    75Barry ZitoP6-4205L-L242000OAK: 1999-1-9MLB-Retired

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