1928 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

The 1928 Philadelphia Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1928 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 1928 Philadelphia Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics salary list, a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1928 Philadelphia Athletics

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Complete Roster

5-09
173
Right
Right
1892-11-27
5-11
165
Right
Right
1904-07-09
6-04
210
Right
Right
1900-02-15
6-03
190
Right
Right
1894-04-24
6-03
190
Left
Left
1900-03-06
5-09
172
Right
Right
1894-10-09
188
Right
Right
1906-03-13
6-00
196
Right
Right
1883-07-01
6-02
197
Right
Right
1897-09-13
6-00
185
Right
Right
1904-05-26
6-01½
190
Left
Left
1896-07-27
5-11
180
Left
Right
1903-06-13
5-11
180
Right
Left
1903-04-06
5-10½
158
Right
Right
1896-02-27
5-08½
165
Right
Left
1899-09-05
5-11
170
Right
Right
1896-07-19
5-09
175
Right
Left
1887-05-02
5-09
185
Right
Right
1896-11-10
6-00
195
Right
Right
1907-10-22
5-08½
160
Right
Right
1896-09-10
6-00
165
Right
Right
1905-04-07
5-10½
175
Left
Left
1899-01-12
6-00
174
Left
Left
1900-11-17
6-01
175
Right
Left
1886-12-18
5-07½
155
Right
Left
1899-07-12
6-01
175
Right
Left
1903-10-15
6-00
185
Right
Right
1894-08-30
5-11
190
Right
Right
1902-05-22
6-00
193
Left
Left
1888-04-04
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The 1928 Philadelphia Athletics played 153 games during the regular season, won 98 games, lost 55 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Shibe Park (Park Factors: 103/99) where 689,756 fans witnessed their 1928 Athletics finish the season with a .641 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 1928 Philadelphia Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics salary list, a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics primary starters list:

1928 Philadelphia Athletics
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

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Most Games by Position

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Salaries

Ty Cobb $35,000.00
Eddie Collins $15,000.00
Al Simmons $15,000.00
Tris Speaker $15,000.00
Mickey Cochrane $10,000.00
Jimmy Dykes $10,000.00
Lefty Grove $9,000.00
Sammy Hale $8,000.00
Max Bishop $7,500.00
Walt French $7,500.00
Cy Perkins $7,500.00
Rube Walberg $7,500.00
Bullet Joe Bush $6,000.00
Howard Ehmke $6,000.00
George Earnshaw $5,462.00
Jimmie Foxx $5,000.00

1928 Philadelphia Athletics
Uniform Numbers

Uniform Numbers Not Worn

Did you know that a 1928 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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