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2006 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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W-L Record: 93-69 .574
Rank: 1st in American League West
Run Differential: 771-727 + 44
Roster Continuity 77.39% 3/30
Manager(s): Ken Macha
General Manager: Billy Beane
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: McAfee Coliseum
Payroll: $ 62,243,079 21/30
Attendance: 1,976,625 26/30
Playoffs: Lost ALCS (Tigers)
Top Draft Pick: Trevor Cahill (#66) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Bob Geren
Bullpen Coach: Bradley Fischer
First Base Coach: Rene Lachemann
Hitting Coach: Gerald Perry
Pitching Coach: Curt Young
Third Base Coach: Ron Washington

#1 Draft Picks

Frank Thomas (#7), Barry Zito (#9), Mark Kotsay (#9), Eric Chavez (#10), Nick Swisher (#16), Hiram Bocachica (#21), Steve Karsay (#22), Jason Kendall (#23), Joe Blanton (#24), Bobby Crosby (#25), Matt Roney (#28), Jay Payton (#29), Jeremy Brown (#35), Huston Street (#40)
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 2006 Oakland Athletics season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    55Joe BlantonP6-2220R-R252004OAK: 2002-1-24MLB-Free Agent
    44Hiram BocachicaCF-LF5-11165R-R302000MON: 1994-1-21MLB--
    22Milton BradleyLF6-0180B-R282000MON: 1996-2-40MLB--
    5Jeremy BrownC5-10210R-R262006OAK: 2002-1-35MLB--
    50Kiko CaleroP6-1170R-R312003KCA: 1996-27-799MLB--
    46Santiago CasillaP6-0160R-R232004UDFAMLBOakland AthleticsMLB-Active
    3Eric Chavez3B6-0204L-R281998OAK: 1996-1-10MLB-Retired
    12Doug ClarkOF6-2200L-R302005SFN: 1998-7-218MLB--
    7Bobby CrosbySS6-3195R-R262003OAK: 2001-1-25MLB-Free Agent
    58Justin DuchschererP6-3164R-R282001BOS: 1996-8-241MLB-Free Agent
    14Mark Ellis2B5-11180R-R292002KCA: 1999-9-271MLB-Retired
    47Ron FloresP5-11190L-L262005OAK: 2000-29-870MLB--
    57Chad GaudinP5-11165R-R232003TBA: 2001-34-1009MLB-Free Agent
    51Brad HalseyP6-1180L-L252004NYA: 2002-8-246MLB--
    40Rich HardenP6-1180L-R242003OAK: 2000-17-510MLB-Free Agent
    24Dan HarenP6-5220R-R252003SLN: 2001-2-72MLB-Retired
    12D'Angelo Jimenez2B-SS6-0160B-R281999UDFAMLB--
    29Dan Johnson1B6-2220L-R262005OAK: 2001-7-221MLB-Free Agent
    32Steve KarsayP6-3205R-R341993TOR: 1990-1-22MLB--
    56Randy KeislerP6-3190L-L302000NYA: 1998-2-67MLB--
    18Jason KendallC6-0195R-R321996PIT: 1992-1-23MLB-Retired
    37Joe KennedyP6-4225R-L272001TBA: 1998-8-252MLB--
    23Bobby KieltyRF6-1215B-R292001Not draftedMLB--
    60Shane KomineP5-8160R-R252006OAK: 2002-9-278MLB--
    21Mark KotsayLF6-0190L-L301997FLO: 1996-1-9MLB-Free Agent
    25Esteban LoaizaP6-3210R-R341995Not draftedMLB--
    17Adam MelhuseC6-2185B-R342000TOR: 1993-13-378MLB--
    16Jay PaytonCF-LF5-10185R-R331998NYN: 1994-1-29MLB--
    4Antonio PerezSS-3B5-11175R-R262003Not draftedMLB--
    52Matt RoneyP6-3232R-R262003COL: 1998-1-28MLB--
    2Mike RouseSS5-11185L-R262006TOR: 2001-5-151MLB--
    31Kirk SaarloosP6-0185R-R272002HOU: 2001-3-86MLB--
    11,36Scott SauerbeckP6-3197R-L341999NYN: 1994-23-624MLB--
    19Marco Scutaro2B5-9190R-R302002Not draftedMLB-Retired
    20Huston StreetP6-0185R-R222005OAK: 2004-1-40MLB-Free Agent
    33Nick Swisher1B6-0200B-L252004OAK: 2002-1-16MLB-Retired
    35Frank Thomas1B-DH6-5270R-R381990CHA: 1989-1-7MLB--
    61Jason WindsorP6-2220R-R232006OAK: 2004-3-97MLB--
    45Jay WitasickP6-4235R-R331996SLN: 1993-2-58MLB--
    75Barry ZitoP6-4205L-L282000OAK: 1999-1-9MLB-Retired

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