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Franchise: Oakland Athletics


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GENERAL MANAGERS
Year Name Team Lg Div W L Rank Notes
1950 Art Ehlers Philadelphia Athletics AL 52 102 8
1951 Art Ehlers Philadelphia Athletics AL 70 84 6
1952 Art Ehlers Philadelphia Athletics AL 79 75 4
1953 Art Ehlers Philadelphia Athletics AL 59 95 7
1957 George Selkirk Kansas City Athletics AL 59 94 7
1958 George Selkirk Kansas City Athletics AL 73 81 7
1959 Parke Carroll Kansas City Athletics AL 66 88 7
1960 Parke Carroll Kansas City Athletics AL 58 96 8
1961 Pat Friday
(Hired 8/22/1961)
Kansas City Athletics AL 61 100 10
1961 Frank Lane
(Hired 4/27/1961; Fired 8/22/1961)
Kansas City Athletics AL 61 100 10
1961 Frank Lane Kansas City Athletics AL 61 100 10
1962 Pat Friday Kansas City Athletics AL 72 90 9
1963 Pat Friday Kansas City Athletics AL 73 89 8
1964 Pat Friday Kansas City Athletics AL 57 105 10
1965 Pat Friday Kansas City Athletics AL 59 103 10
1965 Hank Peters
(Promoted "shortly before season" TSN; Reassigned 10/27/1965)
Kansas City Athletics AL 59 103 10
1966 Ed Lopat Kansas City Athletics AL 74 86 7
1967 Ed Lopat
(Resigned 10/15/1967)
Kansas City Athletics AL 62 99 10
1968 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL 82 80 6
1969 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 88 74 2
1970 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 89 73 2
1971 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 101 60 1 Won Division
1972 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 93 62 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1973 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 94 68 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1974 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 90 72 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1975 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 98 64 1 Won Division
1976 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 87 74 2
1977 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 63 98 7
1978 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 69 93 6
1979 Charlie Finley Oakland Athletics AL W 54 108 7
1980 Charlie Finley
(Sold club 8/23/1980)
Oakland Athletics AL W 83 79 2
1981 Billy Martin Oakland Athletics AL W 64 45 1 Won Division
1982 Billy Martin Oakland Athletics AL W 68 94 5
1983 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 4
1984 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 77 85 4
1985 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 77 85 5
1986 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 76 86 4
1987 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 81 81 3
1988 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 104 58 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1989 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 99 63 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1990 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 103 59 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1991 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 84 78 4
1992 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division
1993 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 68 94 7
1994 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 51 63 2
1995 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 67 77 4
1996 Sandy Alderson Oakland Athletics AL W 78 84 3
1997 Sandy Alderson
(Promoted 10/17/1997)
Oakland Athletics AL W 65 97 4
1998 Billy Beane
(Promoted 10/17/1997)
Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 4
1999 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 87 75 2
2000 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 91 70 1 Won Division
2001 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 102 60 2 Won Wild Card
2002 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 103 59 1 Won Division
2003 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division
2004 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 91 71 2
2005 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 88 74 2
2006 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 93 69 1 Won Division
2007 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 76 86 3
2008 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 75 86 3
2009 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 75 87 4
2010 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 81 81 2
2011 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 3
2012 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 94 68 1 Won Division
2013 Billy Beane Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division


General Managers | Scouting Directors | Farm Directors


SCOUTING DIRECTORS
Year Name Team Lg Div W L Rank Notes
1962 Joe Bowman Kansas City Athletics AL 72 90 9
1963 Joe Bowman Kansas City Athletics AL 73 89 8
1964 Joe Bowman Kansas City Athletics AL 57 105 10
1965 Joe Bowman Kansas City Athletics AL 59 103 10
1966 Joe Bowman Kansas City Athletics AL 74 86 7
1968 Ray Swallow
(Resigned Sept. 1968)
Oakland Athletics AL 82 80 6
1981 Dick Wiencek Oakland Athletics AL W 64 45 1 Won Division
1982 Dick Wiencek Oakland Athletics AL W 68 94 5
1983 Dick Wiencek Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 4
1984 Dick Wiencek Oakland Athletics AL W 77 85 4
1985 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 77 85 5
1986 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 76 86 4
1987 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 81 81 3
1988 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 104 58 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1989 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 99 63 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1990 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 103 59 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1991 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 84 78 4
1992 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division
1993 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 68 94 7
1994 Dick Bogard Oakland Athletics AL W 51 63 2
1995 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 67 77 4
1996 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 78 84 3
1997 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 65 97 4
1998 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 4
1999 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 87 75 2
2000 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 91 70 1 Won Division
2001 Grady Fuson Oakland Athletics AL W 102 60 2 Won Wild Card
2002 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 103 59 1 Won Division
2003 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division
2004 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 91 71 2
2005 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 88 74 2
2006 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 93 69 1 Won Division
2007 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 76 86 3
2008 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 75 86 3
2009 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 75 87 4
2010 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 81 81 2
2011 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 3
2012 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 94 68 1 Won Division
2013 Eric Kubota Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division


General Managers | Scouting Directors | Farm Directors


FARM DIRECTORS
Year Name Team Lg Div W L Rank Notes
1960 Hank Peters Kansas City Athletics AL 58 96 8
1961 Hank Peters Kansas City Athletics AL 61 100 10
1968 Art Parrack
(Resigned 5/15/1968)
Oakland Athletics AL 82 80 6
1975 John Claiborne Oakland Athletics AL W 98 64 1 Won Division
1976 Syd Thrift Oakland Athletics AL W 87 74 2
1977 Norman Koselke Oakland Athletics AL W 63 98 7
1978 Norman Koselke Oakland Athletics AL W 69 93 6
1979 Norman Koselke Oakland Athletics AL W 54 108 7
1980 Norman Koselke Oakland Athletics AL W 83 79 2
1981 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 64 45 1 Won Division
1982 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 68 94 5
1983 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 4
1984 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 77 85 4
1985 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 77 85 5
1986 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 76 86 4
1987 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 81 81 3
1988 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 104 58 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1989 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 99 63 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1990 Walt Jocketty Oakland Athletics AL W 103 59 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
2001 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 102 60 2 Won Wild Card
2002 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 103 59 1 Won Division
2003 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division
2004 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 91 71 2
2005 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 88 74 2
2006 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 93 69 1 Won Division
2007 Ted Polakowski Oakland Athletics AL W 76 86 3
2009 Keith Lieppman Oakland Athletics AL W 75 87 4
2010 Keith Lieppman Oakland Athletics AL W 81 81 2
2011 Keith Lieppman Oakland Athletics AL W 74 88 3
2012 Keith Lieppman Oakland Athletics AL W 94 68 1 Won Division
2013 Keith Lieppman Oakland Athletics AL W 96 66 1 Won Division



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