1909 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 95-58
Finished 2nd in the AL
Attendance: 38,131, Avg. 12,710
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (95-58)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1909 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1909 Philadelphia Athletics Results

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1909 season with a record of 95 wins and 58 losses, finishing second in the AL.

The Athletics led the league with just 411 runs allowed. Philadelphia scored 605 runs. Home Run Baker accounted for 85 RBI. Eddie Collins paced all regular batters with a .347 average. Eddie Plank topped the team with 19 wins, while Harry Krause, Cy Morgan and Chief Bender each added 15 or more wins, too Harry Krause recorded a 1.39 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Tommy AtkinsPLLDecember 9, 18875'10"165Ponca, NE USA
Home Run Baker3BLRMarch 13, 18865'11"173Trappe, MD USA
Scotty BarrCFRROctober 6, 18866'0"175Bristol, TN USA
Jack BarrySSRRApril 26, 18875'9"158Meriden, CT USA
Chief BenderPRRMay 5, 18846'2"185Crow Wing County, MN USA
Eddie Collins2BLRMay 2, 18875'9"175Millerton, NY USA
Jack CoombsPBRNovember 18, 18826'0"185Le Grand, IA USA
Jim Curry2BRRMarch 10, 18865'11"160Camden, NJ USA
Harry Davis1BRRJuly 18, 18735'10"180Philadelphia, PA USA
Jimmy DygertPRRJuly 5, 18845'10"158Utica, NY USA
Bob GanleyCFLLApril 23, 18755'7"156Lowell, MA USA
Topsy HartselLFLLJune 26, 18745'5"155Polk, OH USA
Heinie HeitmullerLFRRMay 25, 18836'2"215San Francisco, CA USA
Shoeless Joe JacksonLFLRJuly 16, 18876'1"200Pickens County, SC USA
Harry KrausePBLJuly 12, 18885'10"165San Francisco, CA USA
John KullPLLJune 24, 18826'2"190Shenandoah, PA USA
Jack LappCLRSeptember 10, 18845'8"160Frazer, PA USA
Ed LarkinCRRJuly 1, 18855'8"0Wyalusing, PA USA
Paddy LivingstonCRRJanuary 14, 18805'8"197Cleveland, OH USA
Stuffy McInnisSSRRSeptember 19, 18905'9"162Gloucester, MA USA
Cy MorganPRRNovember 10, 18786'0"175Pomeroy, OH USA
Danny MurphyRFRRAugust 11, 18765'9"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Simon NichollsSSLRJuly 18, 18825'11"165Germantown, MD USA
Rube OldringCFRRMay 30, 18845'10"186New York, NY USA
Eddie PlankPLLAugust 31, 18755'11"175Gettysburg, PA USA
Doc PowersCRRSeptember 22, 18705'8"160Pittsfield, MA USA
Morrie RathSSLRDecember 25, 18875'8"160Mobeetie, TX USA
Biff SchlitzerPRRDecember 4, 18845'11"175Rochester, NY USA
Amos StrunkCFLLJanuary 22, 18895'11"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Ira ThomasCRRJanuary 22, 18816'2"200Ballston Spa, NY USA
Rube VickersPLRMay 17, 18796'2"225Hillsdale, MI USA