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Oakland Athletics

1972 Oakland Athletics Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 93-62
Finished 1st in the AL's West Division

Won World Series

Manager: Dick Williams (93-62)

1972 Oakland Athletics Statistics
1972 Oakland Athletics Roster

The Oakland Athletics of the American League ended the season with a record of 93 wins and 62 losses, finishing first in the AL's West Division. Dick Williams served as manager. The 1972 Oakland Athletics won the World Series.


Regular Season Runs Scored: 602
Regular Season Runs Scored Against: 457

DateGameResHomeRoadRecord
April 15, 1972Minnesota Twins 3 at Oakland Athletics 4W1-00-01-0
April 16, 1972Minnesota Twins 3 at Oakland Athletics 2L1-10-01-1
April 18, 1972Kansas City Royals 2 at Oakland Athletics 3W2-10-02-1
April 19, 1972Kansas City Royals 0 at Oakland Athletics 4W3-10-03-1
April 19, 1972Kansas City Royals 1 at Oakland Athletics 3W4-10-04-1
April 23, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Minnesota Twins 8L4-10-14-2
April 25, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at New York Yankees 3W4-11-15-2
April 26, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at New York Yankees 4L4-11-25-3
April 28, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Milwaukee Brewers 1W4-12-26-3
April 29, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Milwaukee Brewers 1W4-13-27-3
April 30, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Milwaukee Brewers 3L4-13-37-4
May 5, 1972New York Yankees 1 at Oakland Athletics 3W5-13-38-4
May 6, 1972New York Yankees 1 at Oakland Athletics 4W6-13-39-4
May 7, 1972New York Yankees 5 at Oakland Athletics 7W7-13-310-4
May 9, 1972Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Oakland Athletics 10W8-13-311-4
May 9, 1972Milwaukee Brewers 0 at Oakland Athletics 3W9-13-312-4
May 10, 1972Milwaukee Brewers 4 at Oakland Athletics 0L9-23-312-5
May 12, 1972Boston Red Sox 7 at Oakland Athletics 6L9-33-312-6
May 13, 1972Boston Red Sox 9 at Oakland Athletics 6L9-43-312-7
May 14, 1972Boston Red Sox 5 at Oakland Athletics 6W10-43-313-7
May 15, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at California Angels 1W10-44-314-7
May 16, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at California Angels 4L10-44-414-8
May 17, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at California Angels 0W10-45-415-8
May 18, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at California Angels 4L10-45-515-9
May 19, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Kansas City Royals 16L10-45-615-10
May 20, 1972Oakland Athletics 8 at Kansas City Royals 5W10-46-616-10
May 21, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Kansas City Royals 2W10-47-617-10
May 22, 1972California Angels 3 at Oakland Athletics 6W11-47-618-10
May 23, 1972California Angels 2 at Oakland Athletics 3W12-47-619-10
May 24, 1972California Angels 6 at Oakland Athletics 5L12-57-619-11
May 26, 1972Chicago White Sox 2 at Oakland Athletics 4W13-57-620-11
May 27, 1972Chicago White Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 6W14-57-621-11
May 28, 1972Chicago White Sox 4 at Oakland Athletics 5W15-57-622-11
May 29, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Texas Rangers 1W15-58-623-11
May 29, 1972Oakland Athletics 7 at Texas Rangers 1W15-59-624-11
May 30, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Texas Rangers 3L15-59-724-12
May 31, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Texas Rangers 1W15-510-725-12
June 2, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Baltimore Orioles 5L15-510-825-13
June 3, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Baltimore Orioles 2W15-511-826-13
June 4, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Baltimore Orioles 0W15-512-827-13
June 5, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 2W15-513-828-13
June 6, 1972Oakland Athletics 7 at Cleveland Indians 2W15-514-829-13
June 7, 1972Oakland Athletics 10 at Cleveland Indians 4W15-515-830-13
June 9, 1972Oakland Athletics 10 at Detroit Tigers 5W15-516-831-13
June 10, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 2W15-517-832-13
June 11, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 3L15-517-932-14
June 12, 1972Baltimore Orioles 1 at Oakland Athletics 0L15-617-932-15
June 13, 1972Baltimore Orioles 5 at Oakland Athletics 1L15-717-932-16
June 14, 1972Baltimore Orioles 2 at Oakland Athletics 1L15-817-932-17
June 16, 1972Cleveland Indians 0 at Oakland Athletics 5W16-817-933-17
June 17, 1972Cleveland Indians 2 at Oakland Athletics 3W17-817-934-17
June 18, 1972Cleveland Indians 0 at Oakland Athletics 9W18-817-935-17
June 19, 1972Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 7W19-817-936-17
June 20, 1972Detroit Tigers 2 at Oakland Athletics 3W20-817-937-17
June 21, 1972Detroit Tigers 5 at Oakland Athletics 2L20-917-937-18
June 23, 1972California Angels 2 at Oakland Athletics 1L20-1017-937-19
June 24, 1972California Angels 3 at Oakland Athletics 1L20-1117-937-20
June 25, 1972California Angels 1 at Oakland Athletics 6W21-1117-938-20
June 25, 1972California Angels 0 at Oakland Athletics 6W22-1117-939-20
June 26, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Texas Rangers 0W22-1118-940-20
June 27, 1972Oakland Athletics 9 at Texas Rangers 3W22-1119-941-20
June 28, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 6L22-1119-1041-21
June 29, 1972Oakland Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 4L22-1119-1141-22
June 29, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Chicago White Sox 1W22-1120-1142-22
June 30, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 6L22-1120-1242-23
July 1, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at California Angels 5L22-1120-1342-24
July 2, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at California Angels 1W22-1121-1343-24
July 3, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at California Angels 0W22-1122-1344-24
July 4, 1972New York Yankees 2 at Oakland Athletics 4W23-1122-1345-24
July 5, 1972New York Yankees 4 at Oakland Athletics 1L23-1222-1345-25
July 6, 1972New York Yankees 6 at Oakland Athletics 2L23-1322-1345-26
July 7, 1972Milwaukee Brewers 9 at Oakland Athletics 4L23-1422-1345-27
July 8, 1972Milwaukee Brewers 0 at Oakland Athletics 7W24-1422-1346-27
July 9, 1972Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Oakland Athletics 3W25-1422-1347-27
July 10, 1972Boston Red Sox 4 at Oakland Athletics 2L25-1522-1347-28
July 11, 1972Boston Red Sox 4 at Oakland Athletics 0L25-1622-1347-29
July 12, 1972Boston Red Sox 7 at Oakland Athletics 6L25-1722-1347-30
July 14, 1972Oakland Athletics 9 at New York Yankees 3W25-1723-1348-30
July 14, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at New York Yankees 0W25-1724-1349-30
July 15, 1972Oakland Athletics 6 at New York Yankees 2W25-1725-1350-30
July 16, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at New York Yankees 2W25-1726-1351-30
July 18, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 0W25-1727-1352-30
July 18, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 7L25-1727-1452-31
July 19, 1972Oakland Athletics 9 at Milwaukee Brewers 6W25-1728-1453-31
July 20, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 2L25-1728-1553-32
July 20, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Boston Red Sox 4L25-1728-1653-33
July 21, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Boston Red Sox 5L25-1728-1753-34
July 22, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 3W25-1729-1754-34
July 22, 1972Oakland Athletics 0 at Boston Red Sox 3L25-1729-1854-35
July 23, 1972Oakland Athletics 6 at Boston Red Sox 3W25-1730-1855-35
July 27, 1972Minnesota Twins 3 at Oakland Athletics 4W26-1730-1856-35
July 28, 1972Minnesota Twins 4 at Oakland Athletics 3L26-1830-1856-36
July 29, 1972Minnesota Twins 2 at Oakland Athletics 7W27-1830-1857-36
July 30, 1972Texas Rangers 2 at Oakland Athletics 1L27-1930-1857-37
July 30, 1972Texas Rangers 4 at Oakland Athletics 2L27-2030-1857-38
July 31, 1972Texas Rangers 0 at Oakland Athletics 2W28-2030-1858-38
August 1, 1972Kansas City Royals 0 at Oakland Athletics 4W29-2030-1859-38
August 2, 1972Kansas City Royals 0 at Oakland Athletics 5W30-2030-1860-38
August 4, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Minnesota Twins 5L30-2030-1960-39
August 5, 1972Oakland Athletics 0 at Minnesota Twins 4L30-2030-2060-40
August 6, 1972Oakland Athletics 6 at Minnesota Twins 3W30-2031-2061-40
August 6, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Minnesota Twins 5L30-2031-2161-41
August 7, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Kansas City Royals 4L30-2031-2261-42
August 8, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Kansas City Royals 4L30-2031-2361-43
August 9, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Kansas City Royals 5L30-2031-2461-44
August 10, 1972Chicago White Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 5W31-2031-2462-44
August 11, 1972Chicago White Sox 1 at Oakland Athletics 0L31-2131-2462-45
August 12, 1972Chicago White Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 1L31-2231-2462-46
August 13, 1972Chicago White Sox 0 at Oakland Athletics 3W32-2231-2463-46
August 14, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Baltimore Orioles 2W32-2232-2464-46
August 16, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Baltimore Orioles 3W32-2233-2465-46
August 18, 1972Oakland Athletics 8 at Cleveland Indians 0W32-2234-2466-46
August 19, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 5L32-2234-2566-47
August 20, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 3L32-2234-2666-48
August 21, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 1W32-2235-2667-48
August 22, 1972Oakland Athletics 6 at Detroit Tigers 3W32-2236-2668-48
August 23, 1972Oakland Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 7L32-2236-2768-49
August 25, 1972Baltimore Orioles 5 at Oakland Athletics 3L32-2336-2768-50
August 26, 1972Baltimore Orioles 5 at Oakland Athletics 1L32-2436-2768-51
August 27, 1972Baltimore Orioles 1 at Oakland Athletics 2W33-2436-2769-51
August 28, 1972Cleveland Indians 4 at Oakland Athletics 5W34-2436-2770-51
August 29, 1972Cleveland Indians 0 at Oakland Athletics 1W35-2436-2771-51
August 30, 1972Cleveland Indians 0 at Oakland Athletics 2W36-2436-2772-51
September 1, 1972Detroit Tigers 1 at Oakland Athletics 4W37-2436-2773-51
September 2, 1972Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland Athletics 1L37-2536-2773-52
September 3, 1972Detroit Tigers 1 at Oakland Athletics 3W38-2536-2774-52
September 4, 1972California Angels 5 at Oakland Athletics 10W39-2536-2775-52
September 4, 1972California Angels 2 at Oakland Athletics 1L39-2636-2775-53
September 6, 1972Oakland Athletics 9 at Chicago White Sox 1W39-2637-2776-53
September 7, 1972Oakland Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 6L39-2637-2876-54
September 8, 1972Oakland Athletics 6 at Texas Rangers 3W39-2638-2877-54
September 9, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Texas Rangers 3L39-2638-2977-55
September 10, 1972Oakland Athletics 7 at Texas Rangers 2W39-2639-2978-55
September 11, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Minnesota Twins 2L39-2639-3078-56
September 11, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Minnesota Twins 3L39-2639-3178-57
September 12, 1972Oakland Athletics 7 at Minnesota Twins 4W39-2640-3179-57
September 13, 1972Oakland Athletics 8 at Minnesota Twins 0W39-2641-3180-57
September 15, 1972Texas Rangers 3 at Oakland Athletics 12W40-2641-3181-57
September 16, 1972Texas Rangers 0 at Oakland Athletics 4W41-2641-3182-57
September 17, 1972Texas Rangers 1 at Oakland Athletics 4W42-2641-3183-57
September 19, 1972Chicago White Sox 8 at Oakland Athletics 7L42-2741-3183-58
September 20, 1972Chicago White Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 6W43-2741-3184-58
September 22, 1972Kansas City Royals 5 at Oakland Athletics 3L43-2841-3184-59
September 23, 1972Kansas City Royals 1 at Oakland Athletics 2W44-2841-3185-59
September 24, 1972Kansas City Royals 4 at Oakland Athletics 2L44-2941-3185-60
September 24, 1972Kansas City Royals 1 at Oakland Athletics 2W45-2941-3186-60
September 27, 1972Minnesota Twins 0 at Oakland Athletics 1W46-2941-3187-60
September 27, 1972Minnesota Twins 1 at Oakland Athletics 2W47-2941-3188-60
September 28, 1972Minnesota Twins 7 at Oakland Athletics 8W48-2941-3189-60
September 29, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Kansas City Royals 9L48-2941-3289-61
September 30, 1972Oakland Athletics 10 at Kansas City Royals 5W48-2942-3290-61
October 1, 1972Oakland Athletics 4 at Kansas City Royals 2W48-2943-3291-61
October 3, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at California Angels 3L48-2943-3391-62
October 4, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at California Angels 1W48-2944-3392-62
October 7, 1972Detroit Tigers 2 at Oakland Athletics 3W1-00-01-0League Championship Series
October 8, 1972Detroit Tigers 0 at Oakland Athletics 5W2-00-02-0League Championship Series
October 10, 1972Oakland Athletics 0 at Detroit Tigers 3L2-00-12-1League Championship Series
October 11, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 4L2-00-22-2League Championship Series
October 12, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 1W2-01-23-2League Championship Series
October 14, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Cincinnati Reds 2W2-02-24-2World Series
October 15, 1972Oakland Athletics 2 at Cincinnati Reds 1W2-03-25-2World Series
October 18, 1972Cincinnati Reds 1 at Oakland Athletics 0L2-13-25-3World Series
October 19, 1972Cincinnati Reds 2 at Oakland Athletics 3W3-13-26-3World Series
October 20, 1972Cincinnati Reds 5 at Oakland Athletics 4L3-23-26-4World Series
October 21, 1972Oakland Athletics 1 at Cincinnati Reds 8L3-23-36-5World Series
October 22, 1972Oakland Athletics 3 at Cincinnati Reds 2W3-24-37-5World Series