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2000 Oakland Athletics
2000 AL West Champions
Major league affiliations
Location
2000 information
Owner(s) Stephen Schott & Kenneth Hofmann
Manager(s) Art Howe
Local television KICU-TV
FSN Bay Area
(Ray Fosse, Greg Papa)
Local radio KABL
(Bill King, Ken Korach, Ray Fosse)

The Oakland Athletics' 2000 season involved the A's finishing 1st in the American League West with a record of 91 wins and 70 losses.

Contents

Offseason

  • December 30, 1999: Scott Service was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[1]
  • December 30, 1999: Rich Becker was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[2]

Regular season

  • May 29, 2000: Randy Velarde of the Athletics had an unassisted triple play. He caught a liner, tagged the runner coming from first base and touched second base. [3]
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Season standings

AL West W L Pct. GB
Oakland Athletics 91 70 .565 --
Seattle Mariners 91 71 .562 ½
Anaheim Angels 82 80 .506
Texas Rangers 71 91 .438 20½

Notable transactions

Roster

2000 Oakland Athletics
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
José Ortiz 7 11 2 .182 0 1

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Scott Service 20 1 2 1 6.38 35

Postseason

Game 1, October 3

Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 7 0
Oakland 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 X 5 10 2

WP: Gil Heredia (1-0)  LP: Roger Clemens (0-1)  SV: Jason Isringhausen (1)  

Game 2, October 4

Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 4 8 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1

WP: Andy Pettitte (1-0)  LP: Kevin Appier (0-1)  SV: Mariano Rivera (1)  

Game 3, October 6

Yankee Stadium in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 2
New York 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 X 4 6 1

WP: Orlando Hernández (1-0)  LP: Tim Hudson (0-1)  SV: Mariano Rivera (2)  
HRs:  OAK – Terrence Long (1)

Game 4, October 7

Yankee Stadium in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 4 11 11 0
New York 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 0

WP: Barry Zito (1-0)  LP: Roger Clemens (0-2)  
HRs:  OAK – Olmedo Saenz (1)

Game 5, October 8

Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 12 0
Oakland 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 13 0

WP: Mike Stanton (1-0)  LP: Gil Heredia (1-1)  SV: Mariano Rivera (3)  
HRs:  NYY – David Justice (1)

Composite Box

2000 ALDS (3-2): New York Yankees over Oakland Athletics

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Yankees 6 4 0 2 0 5 0 1 1 19 41 2
Oakland Athletics 3 3 1 2 4 4 0 2 4 23 44 5
Total Attendance: 249,911   Average Attendance: 49,982

Awards and records

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Sacramento RiverCats Pacific Coast League Bob Geren
AA Midland RockHounds Texas League Tony DeFrancesco
A Modesto A's California League Greg Sparks
A Visalia Oaks California League Juan Navarette
Short-Season A Vancouver Canadians Northwest League Dave Joppie
Rookie AZL Athletics Arizona League John Kuehl

References

  1. ^ Scott Service page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ a b Rich Becker page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ http://www.baseball-almanac.com/feats/feats8.shtml
  4. ^ Rich Harden page at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Mike Mohler page at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Jorge Velandia page at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ http://www.baseball-almanac.com/awards/aw_hut.shtml
Preceded by
Texas Rangers
1999
AL West Championship Season
2000
Succeeded by
Seattle Mariners
2001

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