2006 Oakland Athletics Roster

The 2006 Oakland Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2006 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 2006 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 2006 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 2006 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 2006 Oakland Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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"Not only do we (the 2006 Oakland Athletics) play good defense, we play really good defense when we need to, in big situations. And obviously you have to pitch well to win. We caught the ball and pitched well. If you do two of the three -- hitting being the third -- you're going to be a pretty good team." - Oakland Athletics General Manager Billy Beane on MLB.com (Mychael Urban, 10/01/2006)

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Complete Roster

6-03
225
Right
Right
1980-12-11
6-01
185
Right
Right
1975-01-09
6-00
210
Right
Right
1980-07-25
6-03
164
Right
Right
1977-11-19
5-11
190
Left
Left
1979-08-09
5-10
190
Right
Right
1983-03-24
6-01
185
Left
Left
1981-02-14
6-01
180
Right
Left
1981-11-30
6-05
215
Right
Right
1980-09-17
6-03
210
Right
Right
1972-03-24
6-03
190
Left
Left
1976-02-24
6-04
250
Left
Right
1979-05-24
5-09
175
Right
Right
1980-10-18
6-02
230
Right
Right
1971-12-31
6-03
230
Right
Right
1980-01-10
6-00
185
Right
Right
1979-05-23
6-03
197
Left
Right
1971-11-09
6-00
205
Right
Right
1983-08-02
6-02
235
Right
Right
1982-07-16
6-04
205
Right
Right
1972-08-28
6-02
205
Left
Left
1978-05-13
5-10
220
Right
Right
1979-10-25
6-00
190
Right
Right
1974-06-26
6-02
185
Right
Both
1972-03-27
6-01
215
Right
Left
1977-12-07
6-03
195
Right
Right
1980-01-12
5-10
190
Right
Right
1977-06-06
6-00
194
Right
Both
1977-12-21
6-02
210
Right
Left
1979-08-10
5-10
195
Right
Right
1980-05-30
5-09
190
Right
Right
1980-01-26
5-11
200
Right
Left
1980-04-25
5-10
185
Right
Right
1975-10-30
6-00
195
Left
Both
1980-11-25
5-11
165
Right
Right
1976-03-04
6-00
180
Right
Both
1978-04-15
6-02
205
Right
Left
1976-03-05
6-01
215
Right
Both
1976-08-05
6-00
220
Left
Left
1975-12-02
5-10
185
Right
Right
1972-11-22
6-05
275
Right
Right
1968-05-27
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The 2006 Oakland Athletics played 162 games during the regular season, won 93 games, lost 69 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at McAfee Coliseum (Park Factors: 103/103) where 1,976,625 fans witnessed their 2006 Athletics finish the season with a .574 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 2006 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 2006 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 2006 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 2006 Oakland Athletics primary starters list:

2006 Oakland Athletics
Salaries

Jason Kendall $11,571,429.00
Eric Chavez $9,500,000.00
Barry Zito $7,900,000.00
Mark Kotsay $7,000,000.00
Steve Karsay $6,500,000.00
Esteban Loaiza $6,000,000.00
Jay Payton $4,000,000.00
Frank Thomas $3,100,000.00
Milton Bradley $3,000,000.00
Joe Kennedy $2,400,000.00
Mark Ellis $2,250,000.00
Rich Harden $1,250,000.00
Jay Witasick $1,000,000.00
Kiko Calero $850,000.00
Bobby Crosby $800,000.00
Adam Melhuse $700,000.00
Dan Haren $550,000.00
Chad Gaudin $385,000.00
Kirk Saarloos $354,000.00
Brad Halsey $346,000.00
Justin Duchscherer $344,500.00
Marco Scutaro $340,000.00
Huston Street $339,625.00
Nick Swisher $335,000.00
Antonio Perez $334,500.00
Dan Johnson $330,000.00
Joe Blanton $327,000.00
Jeremy Brown $327,000.00
Santiago Casilla $327,000.00
Doug Clark $327,000.00
Ron Flores $327,000.00
Bobby Kielty $327,000.00
Mark Kiger $327,000.00
Shane Komine $327,000.00
Mike Rouse $327,000.00
Jason Windsor $327,000.00

Did you know that a 2006 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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