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2004 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 91-71 .562
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 793-742 + 51
Roster Continuity 54.77% 20/30
Manager(s): Ken Macha
General Manager: Billy Beane
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Network Associates Coliseum
Payroll: $ 59,425,667 16/30
Attendance: 2,201,516 19/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Landon Powell (#24) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Chris Speier
Bullpen Coach: Bob Geren
First Base Coach: Bradley Fischer
Hitting Coach: Dave Hudgens
Pitching Coach: Curt Young
Third Base Coach: Ron Washington

#1 Draft Picks

Mark Mulder (#2), Barry Zito (#9), Mark Kotsay (#9), Barry Zito (#9), Eric Chavez (#10), Mark Redman (#13), Nick Swisher (#16), Joe Blanton (#24), Bobby Crosby (#25), 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 2004 Oakland Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    64Joe BlantonP6-2220R-R232004OAK: 2002-1-24MLB-Free Agent
    54Chad BradfordP6-5205R-R291998CHA: 1996-13-377MLB--
    22Eric ByrnesLF-CF6-2205R-R282000OAK: 1998-8-225MLB--
    46Santiago CasillaP6-0160R-R212004UDFAMLBOakland AthleticsMLB-Active
    47Ramon Castro3B-SS6-0190R-R242004Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    3Eric Chavez3B6-0204L-R261998OAK: 1996-1-10MLB-Retired
    7Bobby CrosbySS6-3195R-R242003OAK: 2001-1-25MLB-Free Agent
    28Octavio DotelP6-0175R-R281999UDFAMLB-Retired
    58Justin DuchschererP6-3164R-R262001BOS: 1996-8-241MLB-Free Agent
    44Erubiel Durazo1B6-3225L-L301999Not draftedMLB--
    24Jermaine DyeRF6-5220R-R301996ATL: 1993-17-488MLB--
    12Esteban German3B-2B5-9165R-R252002UDFAMLB--
    29Chris HammondP6-1195L-L381990CIN: 1986-6-148MLB--
    40Rich HardenP6-1180L-R222003OAK: 2000-17-510MLB-Free Agent
    31Chad HarvilleP5-9180R-R271999OAK: 1997-2-63MLB--
    10Scott HattebergC-1B6-1205L-R341995BOS: 1991-1-43MLB--
    15Tim HudsonP6-0160R-R281999OAK: 1997-6-185MLB-Retired
    32Eric Karros1B6-4226R-R361991LAN: 1988-6-140MLB--
    23Bobby KieltyRF6-1215B-R272001Not draftedMLB--
    21Mark KotsayLF6-0190L-L281997FLO: 1996-1-9MLB-Free Agent
    57Justin LehrP6-1200R-R262004OAK: 1999-8-243MLB--
    2Mark McLemore2B-LF5-11207B-R391986CAL: 1982-9-218MLB--
    13Billy McMillonLF-RF5-11179L-L321996FLO: 1993-8-239MLB--
    45Jim MecirP6-1195B-R341995SEA: 1991-3-84MLB--
    17Adam MelhuseC6-2185B-R322000TOR: 1993-13-378MLB--
    11Frank Menechino2B5-9175R-R331999CHA: 1993-45-1261MLB--
    26Damian MillerC6-2190R-R341997MIN: 1990-20-544MLB--
    20Mark MulderP6-6200L-L262000OAK: 1998-1-2MLBLos Angeles AngelsMinors
    55,18Mark RedmanP6-5220L-L301999MIN: 1995-1-13MLB--
    53Arthur RhodesP6-2205L-L341991BAL: 1988-2-34MLB--
    73Ricardo RinconP5-10187L-L341997Not draftedMLB--
    6Mike RoseC6-1185B-R272004FLO: 1996-45-1323MLB--
    31Kirk SaarloosP6-0185R-R252002HOU: 2001-3-86MLB--
    49Marco Scutaro2B5-9190R-R282002UDFAMLB-Retired
    33Nick Swisher1B6-0200B-L232004OAK: 2002-1-16MLB-Retired
    75Barry ZitoP6-4205L-L262000OAK: 1999-1-9MLB-Retired

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