1964 Kansas City Athletics Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 57-105
Finished 10th in the AL
Attendance: 635,465, Avg. 9,078
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium I
Manager: Eddie Lopat (17-35)
Manager: Mel McGaha (40-70)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
1964 Kansas City Athletics Statistics
1964 Kansas City Athletics Results

The Kansas City Athletics of the American League ended the 1964 season with a record of 57 wins and 105 losses, finishing tenth in the AL.

The Athletics scored 621 runs and yielded 836 runs, most in the circuit. Rocky Colavito walloped 34 home runs for Kansas City, while Ed Charles and Jim Gentile swatted 20 or more also. Rocky Colavito accounted for 102 RBI. Wayne Causey led all regular batters with a .281 average. Orlando Pena topped the squad with 12 wins and a team-best 4.43 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Eddie Lopat and Mel McGaha coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jack AkerPRRJuly 13, 19406'2"190Tulare, CA USA
George AlusikLFRRFebruary 11, 19356'3"175Ashley, PA USA
Ted BowsfieldPRLJanuary 10, 19356'1"190Vernon, BC CAN
Billy BryanCLRDecember 4, 19386'4"200Morgan, GA USA
Bert CampanerisSSRRMarch 9, 19425'10"160Pueblo Nuevo, Cuba
Wayne CauseySSLRDecember 26, 19365'10"175Ruston, LA USA
Ed Charles3BRRApril 29, 19335'10"170Daytona Beach, FL USA
Gino CimoliRFRRDecember 18, 19296'1"180San Francisco, CA USA
Rocky ColavitoRFRRAugust 10, 19336'3"190New York, NY USA
Moe DrabowskyPRRJuly 21, 19356'3"190Ozanna, Poland
Dave DuncanCRRSeptember 26, 19456'2"190Dallas, TX USA
Doc EdwardsCRRDecember 10, 19366'2"215Red Jacket, WV USA
Jim Gentile1BLLJune 3, 19346'3"210San Francisco, CA USA
Dick Green2BRRApril 21, 19415'10"180Sioux City, IA USA
Joe GrzendaPRLJune 8, 19376'2"180Scranton, PA USA
Vern HandrahanPLRNovember 27, 19366'2"185Charlottetown, PE CAN
Ken HarrelsonLFRRSeptember 4, 19416'2"190Woodruff, SC USA
Manny JimenezLFLRNovember 19, 19366'1"185San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris D.R.
Rick Joseph1BRRAugust 24, 19396'1"192San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris D.R.
Lew KraussePRRApril 25, 19436'0"175Media, PA USA
Charlie LauCLRApril 12, 19336'0"190Romulus, MI USA
Nelson MathewsCFRRJuly 21, 19416'4"195Columbia, IL USA
Bob MeyerPRLAugust 4, 19396'2"185Toledo, OH USA
Aurelio MonteagudoPRRNovember 19, 19435'11"180Caibarien, Cuba
John O'DonoghuePRLOctober 7, 19396'4"203Kansas City, MO USA
Blue Moon OdomPRRMay 29, 19456'0"178Macon, GA USA
Orlando PenaPRRNovember 17, 19335'11"154Victoria de las Tunas, Cuba
Dan PfisterPRRDecember 20, 19366'0"187Plainfield, NJ USA
Tommie ReynoldsLFRRAugust 15, 19416'2"190Arizona, LA USA
Ken SandersPRRJuly 8, 19415'11"168St. Louis, MO USA
Jose SantiagoPRRAugust 15, 19406'2"185Juana Diaz, P.R.
Diego SeguiPRRAugust 17, 19376'0"190Holguin, Holguin Cuba
Charlie Shoemaker2BLRAugust 10, 19395'10"155Los Angeles, CA USA
Larry StahlLFLLJune 29, 19416'0"175Belleville, IL USA
Wes StockPRRApril 10, 19346'2"188Longview, WA USA
Tom SturdivantPLRApril 28, 19306'0"170Gordon, KS USA
Jose TartabullLFLLNovember 27, 19385'11"165Cienfuegos, Cienfuegos Cuba
George Williams2BRROctober 23, 19395'11"165Detroit, MI USA
John WojcikLFLRApril 6, 19426'0"175Olean, NY USA
John WyattPRRApril 19, 19355'11"200Chicago, IL USA