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1972 Oakland Athletics

Lineups and Defense

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1971 / 1973

93-62, Finished 1st in AL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Dick Williams (93-62)
GM: Charlie Finley
Scored 604 runs, Allowed 457 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 97-58

Ballparks: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum · Attendance: 921,323 (5th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 95, Pitching - 93 · one-year: Batting - 97, Pitching - 94


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1971 / 1973 Lineups and Defense
Lineups are the starting lineups for that game.
A # next to the game score indicates the opposing starter was a left-hander Holding your mouse (without clicking) over the game date will show you the name of the opposing starter in most browsers. Clicking on the date will take you to the box score. Clicking on the opposing team's name will take you to their batting order for this game.
Shading is not used to differentiate the players' performances. It is merely used to quickly illustrate long strings of games/years played by a single player. When a player in the column changes, so does the color of the shading.

Most Common Lineups

63 total lineups (108 when including pitchers)


1971 / 1973 Lineups and Defense