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1912 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 90-62
Finished 3rd in the AL
Attendance: 599,200, Avg. 9,511
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (90-62)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1912 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1912 Philadelphia Athletics Results

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1912 season with a record of 90 wins and 62 losses, finishing third in the AL.

The Athletics tallied 779 runs and conceded 658 runs. Home Run Baker paced Philadelphia with 10 home runs and accounted for 130 RBI. Eddie Collins led all regular batters with a .348 average. Eddie Plank earned 26 wins on the mound for the team, while Jack Coombs added 15 or more wins, too Eddie Plank recorded a 2.22 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Home Run Baker3BLRMarch 13, 18865'11"173Trappe, MD USA
Hardin BarryPRRMarch 26, 18916'0"185Susanville, CA USA
Jack BarrySSRRApril 26, 18875'9"158Meriden, CT USA
Chief BenderPRRMay 5, 18846'2"185Crow Wing County, MN USA
Boardwalk BrownPRRFebruary 20, 18896'1"178Woodbury, NJ USA
Bullet Joe BushPRRNovember 27, 18925'9"173Ehime, MN USA
Eddie Collins2BLRMay 2, 18875'9"175Millerton, NY USA
Jack CoombsPBRNovember 18, 18826'0"185Le Grand, IA USA
Stan CoveleskiPRRJuly 13, 18895'11"166Shamokin, PA USA
Roy CrabbPRRAugust 23, 18905'11"160Monticello, IA USA
Dave DanforthPLLMarch 7, 18906'0"167Granger, TX USA
Claud DerrickSSRRJune 11, 18866'0"175Burton, GA USA
Ben EganCRRNovember 20, 18836'0"195Augusta, NY USA
Chester EmersonPLROctober 27, 18895'8"165Stow, ME USA
Howard Fahey3BRRJune 24, 18925'7"145Medford, MA USA
Slim HarrellPRRJuly 31, 18906'3"180Grandview, TX USA
Byron HouckPRRAugust 28, 18916'0"175Prosper, MN USA
Harry KrausePBLJuly 12, 18885'10"165San Francisco, CA USA
Jack LappCLRSeptember 10, 18845'8"160Frazer, PA USA
Bris LordRFRRSeptember 21, 18835'9"185Upland, PA USA
Harl MaggertLFLRFebruary 13, 18835'8"155Cromwell, IN USA
Doc MartinPRRSeptember 23, 18875'11"165Roxbury, MA USA
Joe Mathes3BBRJuly 28, 18916'0"180Milwaukee, WI USA
Stuffy McInnis1BRRSeptember 19, 18905'9"162Gloucester, MA USA
Cy MorganPRRNovember 10, 18786'0"175Pomeroy, OH USA
Danny MurphyRFRRAugust 11, 18765'9"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Eddie MurphyRFLROctober 2, 18915'9"155Hancock, NY USA
Rube OldringCFRRMay 30, 18845'10"186New York, NY USA
Herb PennockPBLFebruary 10, 18946'0"160Kennett Square, PA USA
Eddie PlankPLLAugust 31, 18755'11"175Gettysburg, PA USA
Lefty RussellPLLJuly 8, 18906'1"165Baltimore, MD USA
Roger SalmonPLLMay 11, 18916'2"170Newark, NJ USA
Amos StrunkCFLLJanuary 22, 18895'11"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Ira ThomasCRRJanuary 22, 18816'2"200Ballston Spa, NY USA
Jimmy WalshLFRRAugust 24, 18875'10"170Rathroe, Ti Ireland