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1985 Oakland Athletics

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1984 / 1986

77-85, Finished 4th in AL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Jackie Moore (77-85)
GM: Sandy Alderson, Farm Dir: Walt Jocketty, Scouting Dir: Dick Bogard
Scored 757 runs, Allowed 787 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-84

Ballparks: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum · Attendance: 1,334,599 (11th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 92, Pitching - 92 · one-year: Batting - 92, Pitching - 92

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1984 / 1986 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Keith Atherton 26 R R 6' 4" 200 Feb 19, 1959 3 56 0 0 56 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $107,333
Dusty Baker 36 R R 6' 2" 183 Jun 15, 1949 18 111 90 111 80 0 0 58 0 0 0 32 0 5 37 13 21 0 2.2 $575,000
Tim Birtsas 24 L L 6' 7" 240 Sep 5, 1960 1st 29 25 0 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 $60,000
Bruce Bochte 34 L L 6' 3" 195 Nov 12, 1950 11 137 102 137 128 0 0 128 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 2.7 $350,000
Jose Canseco 20 R R 6' 4" 240 Jul 2, 1964 1st 29 25 29 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 1 16 30 0 4 0 0.4
Chris Codiroli 27 R R 6' 1" 160 Mar 26, 1958 4 37 37 0 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $141,500
Dave Collins 32 B L 5' 11" 175 Oct 20, 1952 11 112 86 112 91 0 0 0 0 0 0 91 0 0 91 0 22 3 1.3 $700,000
Tim Conroy 25 L L 6' 0" 178 Apr 3, 1960 5 16 2 0 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Mike Davis 26 L L 6' 2" 175 Jun 11, 1959 6 154 143 154 151 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 138 169 0 3 2 4.7 $305,000
Mike Gallego 24 R R 5' 8" 160 Oct 31, 1960 1st 76 27 76 74 0 0 0 42 12 21 0 0 0 0 0 5 6 0.8
Alfredo Griffin 27 B R 5' 11" 160 Oct 6, 1957 10 162 162 162 162 0 0 0 0 0 162 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $610,000
Mike Heath 30 R R 5' 11" 180 Feb 5, 1955 8 138 119 138 137 0 112 0 0 13 0 16 0 24 40 0 5 6 2.9 $425,000
Steve Henderson 32 R R 6' 2" 190 Nov 18, 1952 9 85 46 85 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 0 11 58 1 31 5 0.4 $150,000
Donnie Hill 24 B R 5' 10" 160 Nov 12, 1960 3 123 112 123 122 0 0 0 122 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 1.6
Jay Howell 29 R R 6' 3" 200 Nov 26, 1955 6 63 0 2 63 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.4 $262,500 All-Star
Tommy John 42 R L 6' 3" 180 May 22, 1943 22 11 11 0 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.7 $600,000
Jeff Kaiser 24 R L 6' 3" 195 Jul 24, 1960 1st 15 0 0 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.4
Steve Kiefer 24 R R 6' 1" 175 Oct 18, 1960 2 40 19 40 34 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 7 -0.5
Dave Kingman 36 R R 6' 6" 210 Dec 21, 1948 15 158 156 158 9 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 149 2 0 0.6 $1,087,500
Bill Krueger 27 L L 6' 5" 205 Apr 24, 1958 3 32 23 0 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8
Rick Langford 33 R R 6' 0" 180 Mar 20, 1952 10 23 3 0 23 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $608,333
Carney Lansford 28 R R 6' 2" 195 Feb 7, 1957 8 98 97 98 96 0 0 0 0 96 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.6 $900,000
Steve McCatty 31 R R 6' 3" 195 Mar 20, 1954 9 30 9 0 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8 $520,000
Dan Meyer 32 L R 5' 11" 180 Aug 3, 1952 12 14 0 14 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 13 1 -0.2
Steve Mura 30 R R 6' 2" 188 Feb 12, 1955 7 23 1 0 23 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Dwayne Murphy 30 L R 6' 1" 185 Mar 18, 1955 8 152 146 152 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0 150 0 3 0 2.9 $845,833
Charlie O'Brien 25 R R 6' 2" 195 May 1, 1960 1st 16 2 16 16 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Steve Ontiveros 24 R R 6' 0" 180 Mar 5, 1961 1st 39 0 0 39 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
Tony Phillips 26 B R 5' 10" 175 Apr 25, 1959 4 42 40 42 41 0 0 0 25 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.8 $220,000
Rob Picciolo 32 R R 6' 2" 185 Feb 4, 1953 9 71 20 71 52 0 0 13 17 20 9 0 0 0 0 9 10 26 -0.3 $100,000
Jose Rijo 20 R R 6' 1" 200 May 13, 1965 2 12 9 0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1
Don Sutton HOF 40 R R 6' 1" 185 Apr 2, 1945 20 29 29 0 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.7
Tom Tellmann 31 R R 6' 3" 195 Mar 29, 1954 5 11 0 0 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0 $207,500
Mickey Tettleton 24 B R 6' 2" 200 Sep 16, 1960 2 78 66 78 76 0 76 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0.8
Mike Warren 24 R R 6' 1" 175 Mar 26, 1961 3 16 6 0 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.3
Curt Young 25 R L 6' 1" 175 Apr 16, 1960 3 19 7 0 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.0
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1984 / 1986 Roster (40-man)