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1977 Oakland Athletics


63 - 98

(7th place in the AL West, 38.5 GB)

1976 / 1978 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 605 / 701 (-96)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 749 / 692 (-57)

Pythagorean Record: 65 - 96 (-2)

Home Record: 35 - 46 (.432) -9.0 wins
Away Record: 28 - 52 (.350) -8.5 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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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: 1.01 / 0.92

Notes:




Retroactive Top Prospects

(As of March 1, 1977)


Bats:


Throws:



Glossary
# Pos Acquired Via Date
1
LF 18
110.8
114.2
6.6
0.0
-10.0
-0.9
8.8
6.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 1976
2
CF 21
33.2
27.5
5.3
0.0
0.3
-0.4
0.9
6.9
4.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1973
3
3B 25
15.1
15.8
-1.9
0.1
1.1
2.3
-0.2
0.8
3.2
1.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1973
4
3B 22
12.2
15.0
0.0
0.0
-2.8
0.2
1.0
1.5
0.9
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1975
5
SP 22
9.7
-0.1
0.0
9.5
0.2
0.0
-0.2
2.6
0.6
4.7
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jun 24, 1973
6
SP 21
6.2
0.1
0.0
5.9
0.2
0.2
3.0
1.0
3.3
0.9
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1973
7
RP 23
4.3
-0.0
0.0
4.1
0.3
2.7
1.4
-0.6
1.1
-0.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jan 12, 1972
8
RP 22
2.6
-0.0
0.0
2.5
0.1
-0.2
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 1976
9
SP 22
2.3
-0.0
0.0
2.3
0.1
2.1
-0.1
0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jun 18, 1975
10
RP 24
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.1
0.5
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1973
11
2B 21
0.4
-0.5
0.7
0.0
0.2
0.4
0.0
Free Agency
Jun 16, 1975
12
RP 18
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 1976
13
RF 23
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Trade
Sep 15, 1975
14
RP 24
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1974
15
LF 19
-0.1
0.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jun 30, 1975
16
- 21
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jun 13, 1973
17
2B 20
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1974
18
LF 24
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
May 11, 1973
19
RP 22
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1973
20
C 22
-0.4
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.2
-0.1
-0.2
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1975
21
RP 22
-0.8
-0.0
0.0
-0.9
0.0
-0.3
-0.4
-0.4
0.2
Free Agency
Jan 9, 1977
22
LF 25
-1.5
-0.6
-0.7
0.0
-0.2
-1.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 1973
23
SS 24
-1.8
-3.7
-1.7
0.0
3.6
-1.6
-0.3
-0.9
0.3
1.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jan 9, 1975
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James