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Oakland Athletics Facts

The fact sheet for the Oakland Athletics.


The list of the top 20 players who have the highest batting average (AVG) in Oakland Athletics franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Al Simmons
.356
2
 
Jimmie Foxx
.339
3
 
Eddie Collins
.337
4
 
Nap Lajoie
.324
5
 
Barney McCosky
.322
6
 
Mickey Cochrane
.321
7
 
Bill Lamar
.321
8
 
Home Run Baker
.321
9
 
Stuffy McInnis
.313
10
 
Bing Miller
.311
11
 
Doc Cramer
.308
12
 
Wally Moses
.307
13
 
Pinky Higgins
.307
14
 
Sammy Hale
.305
15
 
Mule Haas
.302
16
 
Lave Cross
.302
17
 
Jason Giambi
.300
18
 
Bob Johnson
.298
19
 
Ferris Fain
.297
20
 
Socks Seybold
.296

The list of the top 20 players who have the highest on base percentage (OBP) in Oakland Athletics franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Jimmie Foxx
.440
2
 
Ferris Fain
.426
3
 
Eddie Collins
.423
4
 
Max Bishop
.423
5
 
Mickey Cochrane
.412
6
 
Rickey Henderson
.409
7
 
Jason Giambi
.406
8
 
Elmer Valo
.403
9
 
Al Simmons
.398
10
 
Barney McCosky
.397
11
 
Bob Johnson
.395
12
 
Eddie Joost
.392
13
 
Jack Cust
.381
14
 
Norm Siebern
.381
15
 
Mark McGwire
.380
16
 
Wally Moses
.380
17
 
Topsy Hartsel
.379
18
 
Bobby Estalella
.375
19
 
Home Run Baker
.375
20
 
Gene Tenace
.374

The list of the top 20 players who have the highest slugging percentage (SLG) in Oakland Athletics franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Jimmie Foxx
.640
2
 
Al Simmons
.584
3
 
Mark McGwire
.551
4
 
Jason Giambi
.531
5
 
Bob Johnson
.520
6
 
Bob Cerv
.509
7
 
Matt Stairs
.509
8
 
Jose Canseco
.507
9
 
Geronimo Berroa
.499
10
 
Reggie Jackson
.496
11
 
Mickey Cochrane
.490
12
 
Gus Zernial
.489
13
 
Joe Hauser
.479
14
 
Eric Chavez
.478
15
 
Pinky Higgins
.477
16
 
Ben Grieve
.475
17
 
Home Run Baker
.471
18
 
Yoenis Cespedes
.470
19
 
Tillie Walker
.469
20
 
Nick Swisher
.464

The list of the top 20 players who have the most games played in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Bert Campaneris
1795
2
 
Rickey Henderson
1704
3
 
Jimmy Dykes
1702
4
 
Sal Bando
1468
5
 
Bob Johnson
1459
6
 
Pete Suder
1421
7
 
Harry Davis
1413
8
 
Danny Murphy
1412
9
 
Elmer Valo
1361
10
 
Bing Miller
1361
11
 
Reggie Jackson
1346
12
 
Mark McGwire
1329
13
 
Eric Chavez
1320
14
 
Al Simmons
1290
15
 
Dick Green
1288
16
 
Sam Chapman
1274
17
 
Jimmie Foxx
1256
18
 
Dwayne Murphy
1213
19
 
Carney Lansford
1203
20
 
Terry Steinbach
1199

The list of the top 20 players who have the most at bats in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Bert Campaneris
7180
2
 
Rickey Henderson
6140
3
 
Jimmy Dykes
6023
4
 
Bob Johnson
5428
5
 
Harry Davis
5367
6
 
Sal Bando
5145
7
 
Danny Murphy
5138
8
 
Al Simmons
5130
9
 
Pete Suder
5085
10
 
Eric Chavez
4783
11
 
Bing Miller
4762
12
 
Sam Chapman
4742
13
 
Reggie Jackson
4686
14
 
Carney Lansford
4568
15
 
Rube Oldring
4502
16
 
Mark McGwire
4448
17
 
Jimmie Foxx
4397
18
 
Elmer Valo
4308
19
 
Wally Moses
4289
20
 
Terry Steinbach
4162

The list of the top 20 players who have the most runs scored in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Rickey Henderson
1270
2
 
Bob Johnson
997
3
 
Bert Campaneris
983
4
 
Jimmie Foxx
975
5
 
Al Simmons
969
6
 
Max Bishop
882
7
 
Jimmy Dykes
881
8
 
Mickey Cochrane
823
9
 
Harry Davis
811
10
 
Mark McGwire
773
11
 
Reggie Jackson
756
12
 
Eddie Collins
756
13
 
Sal Bando
737
14
 
Eric Chavez
730
15
 
Sam Chapman
730
16
 
Bing Miller
719
17
 
Wally Moses
707
18
 
Elmer Valo
691
19
 
Topsy Hartsel
686
20
 
Danny Murphy
678

The list of the top 20 players who have the most hits in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Bert Campaneris
1882
2
 
Al Simmons
1827
3
 
Rickey Henderson
1768
4
 
Jimmy Dykes
1705
5
 
Bob Johnson
1617
6
 
Harry Davis
1500
7
 
Jimmie Foxx
1492
8
 
Danny Murphy
1489
9
 
Bing Miller
1480
10
 
Carney Lansford
1317
11
 
Mickey Cochrane
1317
12
 
Wally Moses
1316
13
 
Sal Bando
1311
14
 
Eddie Collins
1308
15
 
Eric Chavez
1276
16
 
Sam Chapman
1273
17
 
Pete Suder
1268
18
 
Elmer Valo
1229
19
 
Reggie Jackson
1228
20
 
Rube Oldring
1222

The list of the top 20 players who have the most doubles in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Jimmy Dykes
365
2
 
Al Simmons
348
3
 
Harry Davis
319
4
 
Bob Johnson
307
5
 
Bing Miller
292
6
 
Rickey Henderson
289
7
 
Eric Chavez
282
8
 
Danny Murphy
279
9
 
Wally Moses
274
10
 
Bert Campaneris
270
11
 
Jimmie Foxx
257
12
 
Mickey Cochrane
250
13
 
Jason Giambi
241
14
 
Reggie Jackson
234
15
 
Max Bishop
220
16
 
Joe Rudi
216
17
 
Socks Seybold
213
18
 
Sal Bando
212
19
 
Pete Suder
210
20
 
Terry Steinbach
205

The list of the top 20 players who have the most triples in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Danny Murphy
102
2
 
Al Simmons
98
3
 
Home Run Baker
88
4
 
Eddie Collins
85
5
 
Harry Davis
82
6
 
Jimmie Foxx
79
7
 
Rube Oldring
75
8
 
Topsy Hartsel
74
9
 
Bing Miller
74
10
 
Jimmy Dykes
73
11
 
Bob Johnson
72
12
 
Bert Campaneris
70
13
 
Amos Strunk
69
14
 
Elmer Valo
68
15
 
Wally Moses
63
16
 
Mickey Cochrane
59
17
 
Socks Seybold
53
18
 
Sam Chapman
51
19
 
Stuffy McInnis
50
20
 
Sammy Hale
50

The list of the top 20 players who have the most home runs in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Mark McGwire
363
2
 
Jimmie Foxx
302
3
 
Reggie Jackson
269
4
 
Jose Canseco
254
5
 
Bob Johnson
252
6
 
Eric Chavez
230
7
 
Al Simmons
209
8
 
Jason Giambi
198
9
 
Sal Bando
192
10
 
Gus Zernial
191
11
 
Sam Chapman
174
12
 
Rickey Henderson
167
13
 
Miguel Tejada
156
14
 
Dwayne Murphy
153
15
 
Terry Steinbach
132
16
 
Matt Stairs
122
17
 
Gene Tenace
121
18
 
Eddie Joost
116
19
 
Joe Rudi
116
20
 
Tony Armas
111

The list of the top 20 players who have the most runs batted in (RBI) in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Al Simmons
1178
2
 
Jimmie Foxx
1075
3
 
Bob Johnson
1040
4
 
Mark McGwire
941
5
 
Sal Bando
796
6
 
Jose Canseco
793
7
 
Eric Chavez
787
8
 
Reggie Jackson
776
9
 
Jimmy Dykes
764
10
 
Bing Miller
762
11
 
Harry Davis
761
12
 
Sam Chapman
737
13
 
Jason Giambi
715
14
 
Mickey Cochrane
680
15
 
Danny Murphy
664
16
 
Rickey Henderson
648
17
 
Home Run Baker
612
18
 
Miguel Tejada
604
19
 
Terry Steinbach
595
20
 
Gus Zernial
592

The list of the top 20 players who have the most stolen bases in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Rickey Henderson
867
2
 
Bert Campaneris
566
3
 
Eddie Collins
376
4
 
Bill North
232
5
 
Harry Davis
223
6
 
Topsy Hartsel
196
7
 
Rube Oldring
187
8
 
Danny Murphy
185
9
 
Home Run Baker
172
10
 
Coco Crisp
169
11
 
Carney Lansford
146
12
 
Reggie Jackson
145
13
 
Amos Strunk
144
14
 
Rajai Davis
142
15
 
Jose Canseco
135
16
 
Jack Barry
131
17
 
Stuffy McInnis
127
18
 
Mike Davis
121
19
 
Monte Cross
114
20
 
Bing Miller
109

The list of the top 20 players who have the most walks (batting) in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Rickey Henderson
1227
2
 
Max Bishop
1043
3
 
Bob Johnson
853
4
 
Mark McGwire
847
5
 
Elmer Valo
820
6
 
Sal Bando
792
7
 
Jimmie Foxx
781
8
 
Eddie Joost
768
9
 
Topsy Hartsel
733
10
 
Dwayne Murphy
694
11
 
Jimmy Dykes
686
12
 
Ferris Fain
662
13
 
Jason Giambi
636
14
 
Reggie Jackson
633
15
 
Mickey Cochrane
612
16
 
Eric Chavez
565
17
 
Sam Chapman
535
18
 
Eddie Collins
534
19
 
Bert Campaneris
504
20
 
Wally Moses
492

The list of the top 20 players who have the most strike outs (batting) in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Reggie Jackson
1226
2
 
Jose Canseco
1096
3
 
Mark McGwire
1043
4
 
Bert Campaneris
933
5
 
Eric Chavez
922
6
 
Rickey Henderson
915
7
 
Dwayne Murphy
883
8
 
Dick Green
785
9
 
Jimmy Dykes
706
10
 
Sal Bando
702
11
 
Terry Steinbach
689
12
 
Bob Johnson
678
13
 
Jason Giambi
674
14
 
Jack Cust
673
15
 
Sam Chapman
650
16
 
Jimmie Foxx
644
17
 
Tony Armas
599
18
 
Tony Phillips
584
19
 
Mark Ellis
576
20
 
Dave Henderson
570

The list of the top 20 players who have the most wins in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Plank
284
2
 
Lefty Grove
195
3
 
Chief Bender
193
4
 
Eddie Rommel
171
5
 
Catfish Hunter
161
6
 
Rube Walberg
134
7
 
Rube Waddell
131
8
 
Vida Blue
124
9
 
Dave Stewart
119
10
 
Jack Coombs
115
11
 
Barry Zito
102
12
 
George Earnshaw
98
13
 
Bob Welch
96
14
 
Tim Hudson
92
15
 
Alex Kellner
92
16
 
Mark Mulder
81
17
 
Blue Moon Odom
80
18
 
Ken Holtzman
77
19
 
Rick Langford
73
20
 
Chuck Dobson
72

The list of the top 20 players who have the most losses in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Plank
162
2
 
Eddie Rommel
119
3
 
Rube Walberg
114
4
 
Catfish Hunter
113
5
 
Alex Kellner
108
6
 
Rick Langford
105
7
 
Chief Bender
102
8
 
Slim Harriss
93
9
 
Vida Blue
86
10
 
Rollie Naylor
83
11
 
Rube Waddell
82
12
 
Lefty Grove
79
13
 
Dick Fowler
79
14
 
Dave Stewart
78
15
 
Blue Moon Odom
76
16
 
Matt Keough
75
17
 
Bullet Joe Bush
75
18
 
Phil Marchildon
75
19
 
George Caster
73
20
 
Diego Segui
71

The list of the top 20 players who have the most complete games in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Plank
362
2
 
Chief Bender
228
3
 
Lefty Grove
179
4
 
Rube Waddell
168
5
 
Eddie Rommel
147
6
 
Jack Coombs
135
7
 
Rube Walberg
126
8
 
Catfish Hunter
116
9
 
Vida Blue
105
10
 
Alex Kellner
95
11
 
George Earnshaw
88
12
 
Rick Langford
85
13
 
Phil Marchildon
82
14
 
Dick Fowler
75
15
 
Bullet Joe Bush
71
16
 
Slim Harriss
68
17
 
Rollie Naylor
67
18
 
Scott Perry
67
19
 
Cy Morgan
64
20
 
Jimmy Dygert
62

The list of the top 20 players who have the most shutouts in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Plank
59
2
 
Rube Waddell
37
3
 
Chief Bender
36
4
 
Catfish Hunter
31
5
 
Vida Blue
28
6
 
Jack Coombs
28
7
 
Lefty Grove
20
8
 
Eddie Rommel
18
9
 
Jimmy Dygert
16
10
 
Bullet Joe Bush
15
11
 
Rube Walberg
15
12
 
Blue Moon Odom
14
13
 
Ken Holtzman
13
14
 
George Earnshaw
13
15
 
Dick Fowler
11
16
 
Chuck Dobson
11
17
 
Bobby Shantz
11
18
 
Jack Quinn
10
19
 
Cy Morgan
10
20
 
Harry Krause
10

The list of the top 20 players who have the most walks (pitching) in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Plank
913
2
 
Rube Walberg
853
3
 
Lefty Grove
740
4
 
Blue Moon Odom
732
5
 
Eddie Rommel
724
6
 
Alex Kellner
717
7
 
Catfish Hunter
687
8
 
Phil Marchildon
682
9
 
Dave Stewart
655
10
 
Vida Blue
617
11
 
Chief Bender
614
12
 
Jack Coombs
606
13
 
George Earnshaw
591
14
 
Dick Fowler
578
15
 
Barry Zito
566
16
 
Steve McCatty
520
17
 
Bullet Joe Bush
499
18
 
Mike Norris
499
19
 
Slim Harriss
498
20
 
Rube Waddell
495

The list of the top 20 players who have the most strike outs (pitching) in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Plank
1985
2
 
Rube Waddell
1576
3
 
Chief Bender
1536
4
 
Lefty Grove
1523
5
 
Catfish Hunter
1520
6
 
Vida Blue
1315
7
 
Dave Stewart
1152
8
 
Barry Zito
1098
9
 
Rube Walberg
907
10
 
Tim Hudson
899
11
 
Jack Coombs
870
12
 
Blue Moon Odom
799
13
 
Rollie Fingers
784
14
 
Diego Segui
772
15
 
George Earnshaw
757
16
 
Alex Kellner
755
17
 
Chuck Dobson
728
18
 
Bob Welch
677
19
 
Mark Mulder
668
20
 
Dennis Eckersley
658

The list of the top 20 players who have the most saves in Oakland Athletics franchise history.

1
 
Dennis Eckersley
320
2
 
Rollie Fingers
136
3
 
Billy Taylor
100
4
 
Huston Street
94
5
 
Andrew Bailey
75
6
 
Jason Isringhausen
75
7
 
John Wyatt
73
8
 
Grant Balfour
64
9
 
Jay Howell
61
10
 
Jack Aker
58
11
 
Lefty Grove
51
12
 
Billy Koch
44
13
 
Keith Foulke
44
14
 
Paul Lindblad
41
15
 
Bill Caudill
37
16
 
Sean Doolittle
36
17
 
Tom Gorman
33
18
 
Rick Honeycutt
32
19
 
Ryan Madson
31
20
 
Darold Knowles
30