1977 Oakland Athletics
63 - 98
1976 / 1978 (Organization)
7th place in the AL West (38.5 GB)
Home Record:
Away Record:
35 - 46 (.432)
28 - 52 (.350)
-9.0 wins
-8.5 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 605 / 702 ( -97 )
Allowed/Expected: 749 / 694 ( -55 )
Pyth Record: 65 - 96 (-2)
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Oakland Coliseum
Attendance: 495,599 Avg Att: 6,119 (0.35)
Att Rank: 14 / 14 Lg Avg: 17,365
       
Park Factor: 0.95    
HR Factor: 0.97 R/L HR: 1.00 / 0.93
Notes:


Top Prospects (as of March 1st)

Filters
Positions
# Pos
Age
 
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981
  Acquired Via M D Y
1
LF
18.5
110.7
543.5
311.2
 
-0.9
8.7
6.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
8
1976
2
CF
22.3
33.0
171.8
68.9
 
-0.4
0.9
6.8
4.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1973
3
3B
25.5
15.0
101.3
30.9
 
2.3
-0.2
0.8
3.2
1.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1973
4
3B
23.2
12.2
97.9
36.1
 
0.2
1.0
1.5
0.9
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1975
5
SP
23.3
9.7
58.6
19.5
 
0.0
-0.2
2.6
0.6
4.6
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
24
1973
6
SP
22.0
6.2
48.5
10.3
 
0.1
3.0
1.0
3.3
0.9
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1973
7
RP
23.9
4.3
30.2
6.9
 
2.7
1.4
-0.6
1.1
-0.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
1
12
1972
8
RP
22.4
2.6
22.7
8.6
 
-0.2
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
8
1976
9
SP
22.9
2.3
22.3
4.9
 
2.1
-0.1
0.0
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
18
1975
10
RP
25.0
0.7
6.5
0.3
 
0.5
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1973
11
2B
21.6
0.4
1.3
-3.1
 
0.4
0.0
 
Free Agency
6
16
1975
12
RP
18.6
0.2
1.0
0.1
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
8
1976
13
RF
23.9
0.0
0.0
-0.0
 
0.0
 
Trade
9
15
1975
14
RP
24.4
-0.1
14.3
0.8
 
-0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1974
15
LF
19.4
-0.1
2.0
1.0
 
0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
30
1975
16
DH
21.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
 
-0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
13
1973
17
2B
20.6
-0.2
0.2
-0.1
 
-0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1974
18
LF
24.5
-0.3
0.2
-0.4
 
-0.0
-0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
11
1973
19
RP
23.2
-0.4
0.2
-0.3
 
-0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1973
20
C
23.2
-0.4
2.4
-0.1
 
-0.1
-0.2
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1975
21
RP
23.2
-0.8
0.9
-4.8
 
-0.2
-0.4
-0.4
0.2
 
Free Agency
1
9
1977
22
LF
25.7
-1.5
0.2
-1.9
 
-1.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
1973
23
SS
24.4
-1.9
23.6
-17.0
 
-1.6
-0.3
-0.9
0.3
1.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
1
9
1975
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James