1988 Oakland Athletics Roster

The 1988 Oakland Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1988 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 1988 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1988 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 1988 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1988 Oakland Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1988 Oakland Athletics


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Complete Roster

6-07
220
Right
Right
1959-04-18
6-02
190
Right
Right
1963-07-06
6-03
214
Left
Left
1962-02-27
6-01
220
Right
Right
1961-09-09
6-04
207
Right
Right
1961-12-26
6-02
190
Right
Right
1954-10-03
5-11
190
Left
Left
1954-06-29
6-00
174
Right
Right
1960-12-03
6-00
190
Right
Right
1961-03-05
6-07
210
Left
Left
1964-11-12
6-05
217
Right
Right
1963-09-03
6-03
195
Right
Right
1963-07-30
6-02
200
Right
Right
1957-02-19
6-03
190
Right
Right
1956-11-03
6-01
180
Left
Right
1960-04-16
6-02
200
Right
Left
1953-02-27
6-00
195
Right
Right
1961-11-07
5-09
175
Right
Right
1960-03-22
6-01
195
Right
Right
1962-03-02
6-00
185
Right
Right
1963-12-06
5-08
160
Right
Right
1960-10-31
5-07
180
Right
Right
1957-09-25
6-02
185
Right
Right
1957-10-24
6-02
195
Right
Right
1957-02-07
6-05
225
Right
Right
1963-10-01
5-10
175
Right
Both
1959-04-25
6-00
175
Right
Both
1963-11-28
6-04
240
Right
Right
1964-07-02
6-02
220
Right
Right
1958-07-21
6-00
185
Right
Both
1964-01-09
5-10
170
Left
Left
1964-09-30
6-01
190
Right
Both
1965-05-02
5-08
152
Left
Left
1963-10-12
6-01
195
Right
Right
1949-06-28
6-05
230
Right
Left
1951-06-09


The 1988 Oakland Athletics played 162 games during the regular season, won 104 games, lost 58 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Oakland Coliseum (Park Factors: 97/95) where 2,287,335 fans witnessed their 1988 Athletics finish the season with a .642 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 1988 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1988 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 1988 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1988 Oakland Athletics primary starters list:


1988 Oakland Athletics
Salaries

Carney Lansford $1,300,000.00
Dave Parker $1,041,666.00
Bob Welch $937,500.00
Dennis Eckersley $875,000.00
Rick Honeycutt $855,000.00
Dave Stewart $600,000.00
Storm Davis $550,000.00
Don Baylor $495,000.00
Gene Nelson $450,000.00
Tony Phillips $425,200.00
Glenn Hubbard $425,000.00
Curt Young $410,000.00
Ron Hassey $400,000.00
Jose Canseco $355,000.00
Mark McGwire $250,000.00
Dave Henderson $225,000.00
Steve Ontiveros $200,000.00
Terry Steinbach $125,000.00
Mike Gallego $100,000.00
Eric Plunk $90,000.00
Stan Javier $77,500.00
Todd Burns $62,500.00
Greg Cadaret $62,500.00
Jim Corsi $62,500.00
Doug Jennings $62,500.00
Dave Otto $62,500.00
Luis Polonia $62,500.00
Walt Weiss $62,500.00

Did you know that a 1988 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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