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Wayne Dale Gross
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 210 lb.
- School California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
- High School Riverside Polytechnic High School
- Debut August 21, 1976
- Final Game October 1, 1986
- Born January 14, 1952 in Riverside, CA USA
 Biographical information
The two most similar players to Wayne Gross through 2006, according to the similarity scores method, are Curt Blefary and Jim King. He hit a home run in the 1981 ALDS for the Oakland Athletics vs the Kansas City Royals.
His son, Kyle Gross, played in the minor leagues from 2000 to 2003.
 Notable Achievements
- 1977 Topps All-Star Rookie Team
- AL All-Star (1977)
- 20-Home Run Seasons: 2 (1977 & 1984)