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1937 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 54-97
Finished 7th in the AL
Attendance: 523,065, Avg. 8,047
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (39-80)
Manager: Earle Mack (15-17)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1937 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1937 Philadelphia Athletics Results

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1937 season with a record of 54 wins and 97 losses, finishing seventh in the AL.

The Athletics tallied 699 runs, worst in the circuit, and surrendered 854 runs. Bob Johnson and Wally Moses paced Philadelphia with 25 home runs apiece. Bob Johnson drove in 108 runs. Wally Moses led all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .320 average. Harry Kelley topped the squad with 13 wins, while Eddie Smith recorded a 3.94 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack and Earle Mack coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Wayne Ambler2BRRNovember 8, 19155'8"165Abington, PA USA
Fred ArcherPLLMarch 7, 19106'0"193Johnson City, TN USA
Babe BarnaLFLRMarch 2, 19156'2"210Clarksburg, WV USA
Earle BruckerCRRMay 6, 19015'11"175Albany, NY USA
George CasterPRRAugust 4, 19076'1"180Colton, CA USA
Bill Cissell2BRRJanuary 3, 19045'11"170Perryville, MO USA
Bill ConroyCRRFebruary 26, 19156'0"185Bloomington, IL USA
Chubby Dean1BLLAugust 24, 19155'11"181Mount Airy, NC USA
Herman FinkPRRAugust 22, 19116'2"198Concord, NC USA
Lou Finney1BLRAugust 13, 19106'0"180Buffalo, AL USA
Randy GumpertPRRJanuary 23, 19186'3"185Monocacy, PA USA
Gene Hasson1BLLJuly 20, 19156'0"197Connellsville, PA USA
Frankie HayesCRROctober 13, 19146'0"185Jamesburg, NJ USA
Jesse HillCFRRJanuary 20, 19075'9"165Yates, MO USA
Warren HustonIFRROctober 31, 19136'0"170Newtonville, MA USA
Bob JohnsonLFRRNovember 26, 19056'0"180Pryor, OK USA
Bill KalfassPRLMarch 3, 19166'3"190New York, NY USA
Harry KelleyPRRFebruary 13, 19065'9"170Parkin, AR USA
Doyt MorrisLFRRJuly 15, 19166'4"195Stanley, NC USA
Wally MosesRFLLOctober 8, 19105'10"160Uvalda, GA USA
Lynn NelsonPLRFebruary 24, 19055'10"170Sheldon, ND USA
Skeeter NewsomeSSRROctober 18, 19105'9"155Phenix City, AL USA
Ace ParkerSSRRMay 17, 19126'0"180Portsmouth, VA USA
Rusty Peters2BRRDecember 14, 19145'11"170Roanoke, VA USA
Buck RossPRRFebruary 3, 19156'2"170Norwood, NC USA
Jack RothrockCFBRMarch 14, 19055'11"165Long Beach, CA USA
Eddie SmithPBLDecember 14, 19135'10"174Mansfield, NJ USA
Bud ThomasPRRSeptember 9, 19106'0"180Faber, VA USA
George TurbevillePRLAugust 24, 19146'1"175Turbeville, SC USA
Hal WagnerCLRJuly 2, 19156'0"165East Riverton, NJ USA
Billy Werber3BRRJune 20, 19085'10"170Berwyn, MD USA
Al WilliamsPRRMay 11, 19146'3"200Valhermosa Springs, AL USA
Eddie YountCFRRDecember 19, 19156'1"185Newton, NC USA