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Oakland Athletics AL West
Matchup Preview • Oak vs. KC
Season Overview
Oakland Athletics Kansas City Royals
22-32 (26) Season Record (MLB Rk) 34-19 (4)
4 Division Rank 2
13 League Rank 3
13-15 Home Record 21-8
9-17 Away Record 13-11
5-11 Division Record 11-5
12-27 League Record 31-16
204 Runs For 262
264 Runs Against 180
Won 1 Streak Won 8
Team Stats
.224 AVG .253
.297 OBP .315
.385 SLG .412
4.43 ERA 3.31
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 204.6
Age Average 27.6
Oldest T.J. McFarland (34)
Youngest Tyler Soderstrom (22)
Rookies 16
30 years old + 15
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 11
Free agency 11
Waivers 3
Trades 20
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 3951 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 2355 games / 686 starts
Team Totals 6566 games / 686 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 210.7
Age Average 28.0
Oldest Will Smith (34)
Youngest Bobby Witt Jr. (23)
Rookies 9
30 years old + 13
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 15
Free agency 17
Waivers 0
Trades 11
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 6133 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 3063 games / 991 starts
Team Totals 9316 games / 991 starts
Injuries
Blackburn, Paul Foot injury - right 15-day injured list
Boyle, Joe Lower back strain 15-day injured list
Diaz, Aledmys Calf strain - right 60-day injured list
Gott, Trevor Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Hernaiz, Darell Ankle sprain - left 60-day injured list
Medina, Luis MCL sprain - right 60-day injured list
Newcomb, Sean Knee inflammation - left 60-day injured list
Ruiz, Esteury Wrist injury - left 10-day injured list
Stripling, Ross Elbow strain - right 15-day injured list
Tarnok, Freddy Hip inflammation - right 60-day injured list
Waldichuk, Ken Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Wood, Alex Rotator cuff tendinitis - left 15-day injured list
Injuries
Bubic, Kris Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Lyles, Jordan Personal reasons inactive list
Massey, Michael Lower back sprain 10-day injured list
Taylor, Josh Biceps injury - left 60-day injured list
Wright, Kyle Shoulder surgery - right 60-day injured list
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Brent Rooker - .286
Runs Batted In Brent Rooker - 34
Home Runs Brent Rooker - 11
Wins JP Sears - 4
Strikeouts Mason Miller - 45
ERA JP Sears - 3.88
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Salvador Perez - .326
Runs Batted In Salvador Perez - 39
Home Runs Salvador Perez - 9
Wins Seth Lugo - 8
Strikeouts Cole Ragans - 76
ERA Seth Lugo - 1.74
Who's Hot?
Seth Brown (1B) .389, 1HR in last 18AB
J.D. Davis (IF) .438, 2HR in last 16AB
Who's Not?
JJ Bleday (OF) .227 in last 22AB
Joey Estes (P) 1-1, 7.47 in last 15.2IP
Zack Gelof (IF) .2 in last 35AB
Shea Langeliers (C) .083 in last 12AB
Brent Rooker (OF) .182 in last 11AB
Max Schuemann (OF) .2 in last 20AB
Tyler Soderstrom (C) in last 8AB
Mitch Spence (P) 0-1, 5.79 in last 14.0IP
Abraham Toro (OF) .225 in last 40AB
Who's Hot?
Freddy Fermin (C) .444 in last 9AB
Adam Frazier (IF) .4 in last 10AB
Maikel Garcia (IF) .359, 1HR in last 53AB
Seth Lugo (P) 5-1, 2.12 in last 46.2IP
Alec Marsh (P) 2-1, 1.71 in last 26.1IP
Cole Ragans (P) 2-0, 0 in last 13.0IP
Brady Singer (P) 1-0, 1.64 in last 11.0IP
Nelson Velazquez (DH) .364, 2HR in last 11AB
Michael Wacha (P) 3-0, 2.37 in last 19.0IP
Who's Not?
Kyle Isbel (OF) .227 in last 22AB
Vinnie Pasquantino (1B) .143 in last 42AB
Salvador Perez (C) .176 in last 17AB
Hunter Renfroe (OF) .2 in last 20AB
Bobby Witt Jr. (SS) .222 in last 9AB