1917 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

The 1917 Philadelphia Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1917 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 1917 Philadelphia Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1917 Philadelphia Athletics salary list, a 1917 Philadelphia Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1917 Philadelphia Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"An outfield composed of Cobb, Speaker and Ruth, even with Ruth, lacks the combined power of DiMaggio, Musial and (Ted) Williams." - Connie Mack
1917 Philadelphia Athletics


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Complete Roster

6-02
160
Left
Left
1897-09-25
5-08
158
Unknown
Unknown
1895-04-08
5-09
173
Right
Right
1892-11-27
6-05
180
Right
Right
1880-12-17
Unknown
Unknown
Left
Both
1893-01-20
5-09
172
Right
Right
1894-10-09
180
Right
Right
1892-12-08
5-09
165
Right
Left
1897-01-09
6-02
185
Right
Right
1894-03-02
6-03
185
Right
Right
1887-11-19
6-01½
180
Right
Right
1892-02-04
6-00
180
Right
Right
1889-06-16
6-03
185
Right
Right
1894-02-01
6-02
192
Right
Right
1891-03-19
5-08½
162
Right
Right
1896-05-31
5-11
180
Right
Right
1891-01-23
5-11
172
Right
Right
1894-10-20
5-09½
170
Right
Right
1893-01-14
5-10½
158
Right
Right
1896-02-27
5-09
165
Right
Right
1896-09-08
5-10
180
Right
Both
1889-08-22
6-00
165
Right
Right
1890-02-08
5-07
145
Right
Left
1895-11-23
5-11
160
Right
Right
1897-05-12
5-11½
187
Right
Right
1896-04-24
5-08
150
Right
Right
1892-01-17
5-08
133
Right
Left
1893-11-01
5-09½
162
Right
Right
1890-09-19
5-09½
175
Right
Right
1893-06-01
5-11
170
Right
Both
1897-02-11
5-07
150
Right
Left
1895-09-28
5-08
160
Right
Right
1893-11-25
5-08
195
Right
Right
1887-10-08
6-01
180
Right
Right
1893-09-22
6-00
190
Right
Right
1890-02-23
5-08½
165
Left
Left
1893-02-07
5-11
170
Right
Left
1892-10-18
5-11
176
Right
Right
1895-04-11
5-11½
175
Left
Left
1889-01-22
5-11
182
Right
Left
1889-08-06
5-10
180
Right
Right
1873-07-19


The 1917 Philadelphia Athletics played 153 games during the regular season, won 55 games, lost 98 games, and finished in eighth position. They played their home games at Shibe Park (Park Factors: 99/103) where 221,432 fans witnessed their 1917 Athletics finish the season with a .359 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 1917 Philadelphia Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1917 Philadelphia Athletics salary list, a 1917 Philadelphia Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1917 Philadelphia Athletics primary starters list:

1917 Philadelphia Athletics
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1917 Philadelphia Athletics
Salaries

No Salary Data Available


1917 Philadelphia Athletics
Uniform Numbers

Uniform Numbers Not Worn

Did you know that a 1917 Philadelphia 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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