1985 Oakland Athletics Roster

The 1985 Oakland Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1985 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1985 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1985 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 1985 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1985 Oakland Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"I think he's (Rickey Henderson) very intent on setting some career milestones over the next year, two years, three years. In order to do that, it's going to require a lot of playing time, and presumably a lot of success during that playing time." - Sandy Alderson
1985 Oakland Athletics


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Complete Roster

6-04
200
Right
Right
1959-02-19
6-07
240
Left
Left
1960-09-05
6-01
160
Right
Right
1958-03-26
5-11
185
Left
Left
1960-04-03
6-03
205
Right
Right
1955-11-26
6-03
185
Left
Right
1943-05-22
6-03
195
Left
Right
1960-07-24
6-05
210
Left
Left
1958-04-24
6-00
180
Right
Right
1952-03-20
6-03
205
Right
Right
1954-03-20
6-02
190
Right
Right
1955-02-12
6-00
190
Right
Right
1961-03-05
6-02
200
Right
Right
1965-05-13
6-01
185
Right
Right
1945-04-02
6-03
195
Right
Right
1954-03-29
6-01
175
Right
Right
1961-03-26
6-01
180
Left
Right
1960-04-16
5-11
190
Right
Right
1955-02-05
6-02
190
Right
Right
1960-05-01
6-02
212
Right
Both
1960-09-16
6-02
187
Right
Right
1949-06-15
6-03
200
Left
Left
1950-11-12
5-08
160
Right
Right
1960-10-31
5-11
165
Right
Both
1957-10-06
5-10
160
Right
Both
1960-11-12
6-01
180
Right
Right
1960-10-18
6-02
195
Right
Right
1957-02-07
5-11
180
Right
Left
1952-08-03
5-10
175
Right
Both
1959-04-25
6-02
185
Right
Right
1953-02-04
6-04
240
Right
Right
1964-07-02
5-11
175
Left
Both
1952-10-20
6-03
185
Left
Left
1959-06-11
6-02
190
Right
Right
1952-11-18
6-01
185
Right
Left
1955-03-18
6-06
210
Right
Right
1948-12-21


The 1985 Oakland Athletics played 162 games during the regular season, won 77 games, lost 85 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Oakland Coliseum (Park Factors: 93/93) where 1,334,599 fans witnessed their 1985 Athletics finish the season with a .475 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1985 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1985 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 1985 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1985 Oakland Athletics primary starters list:


1985 Oakland Athletics
Salaries

Dave Kingman $1,087,500.00
Carney Lansford $900,000.00
Dwayne Murphy $845,833.00
Don Sutton $750,000.00
Dave Collins $700,000.00
Alfredo Griffin $610,000.00
Rick Langford $608,333.00
Dusty Baker $575,000.00
Steve McCatty $520,000.00
Mike Heath $425,000.00
Bruce Bochte $350,000.00
Mike Davis $305,000.00
Jay Howell $262,500.00
Tony Phillips $220,000.00
Tom Tellmann $207,500.00
Steve Henderson $150,000.00
Chris Codiroli $141,500.00
Keith Atherton $107,333.00
Rob Picciolo $100,000.00
Jose Canseco $75,000.00
Tim Birtsas $60,000.00
Mike Gallego $60,000.00
Donnie Hill $60,000.00
Jeff Kaiser $60,000.00
Steve Kiefer $60,000.00
Bill Krueger $60,000.00
Charlie O'Brien $60,000.00
Steve Ontiveros $60,000.00
Jose Rijo $60,000.00
Mickey Tettleton $60,000.00
Mike Warren $60,000.00
Curt Young $60,000.00

Did you know that a 1985 Oakland Athletics Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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