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2003 Oakland Athletics season

2003 Oakland Athletics
2003 AL West Champions
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Oakland, California (since 1968)
  • Results
    Record 96–66 (.593)
    Divisional place 1st
    Other information
    Owner(s) Stephen Schott & Kenneth Hofmann
    General manager(s) Billy Beane
    Manager(s) Ken Macha
    Local television KICU-TV
    FSN Bay Area
    (Ray Fosse, Greg Papa)
    Local radio KFRC
    (Bill King, Ken Korach, Ray Fosse)
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    The Oakland Athletics' 2003 season ended with the A's finishing 1st in the American League West with a record of 96 wins and 66 losses.

    Offseason

    • December 15, 2002: Felipe López was traded as part of a 4-team trade by the Toronto Blue Jays to the Cincinnati Reds. The Oakland Athletics sent a player to be named later to the Toronto Blue Jays. The Arizona Diamondbacks sent Erubiel Durazo to the Oakland Athletics. The Cincinnati Reds sent Elmer Dessens and cash to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Oakland Athletics sent Jason Arnold (minors) (December 16, 2002) to the Toronto Blue Jays to complete the trade.[1]
    • December 16, 2002: Neal Cotts was sent by the Oakland Athletics to the Chicago White Sox to complete an earlier deal made on December 3, 2002. The Oakland Athletics sent players to be named later and Billy Koch to the Chicago White Sox for Keith Foulke, Mark L. Johnson, Joe Valentine, and cash. The Oakland Athletics sent Neal Cotts (December 16, 2002) and Daylon Holt (minors) (December 16, 2002) to the Chicago White Sox to complete the trade.[2]
    • January 27, 2003: John Ford Griffin was traded by the Oakland Athletics to the Toronto Blue Jays for a player to be named later. The Toronto Blue Jays sent Jason Perry (minors) (June 23, 2003) to the Oakland Athletics to complete the trade.[3]

    Regular season

    Season standings

    Template:MLB standings


    Transactions

    • June 3, 2003: J.R. Towles was drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 23rd round of the 2003 amateur draft, but did not sign.[4]
    • July 30, 2003: Aaron Harang was traded by the Oakland Athletics with Jeff Bruksch (minors) and Joe Valentine to the Cincinnati Reds for Jose Guillen.[5]

    Roster

    2003 Oakland Athletics
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders 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

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Hudson, TimTim Hudson 34 240 16 7 2.70 162

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G W L SV ERA SO

    Postseason

    2003 ALDS

    Game 1: Oakland 5 - Boston 4.

    Game 2: Oakland 5 - Boston 1.

    Game 3: Boston 3 - Oakland 1.

    Game 4: Boston 5 - Oakland 4.

    Game 5: Boston 4 - Oakland 3.

    Farm system

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    Level Team League Manager

    LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Sacramento

    References

    1. ^ Felipe Lopez Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
    2. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/c/cottsne01.shtml
    3. ^ John-Ford Griffin Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
    4. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/t/towlejr01.shtml
    5. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/h/haranaa01.shtml