Franchise History

Years Lg Team Name
1968-2020 MLB Oakland Athletics
1955-67 MLB Kansas City Athletics
1901-54 MLB Philadelphia Athletics

Top Seasons

Year Record Result
1990 103-59 Lost World Series
1989 99-63 Won World Series
1988 104-58 Lost World Series
1974 90-72 Won World Series
1973 94-68 Won World Series

Recent Seasons

Year Record Result
2020 36-24 Lost ALDS
2019 97-65 Lost Wild Card Game
2018 97-65 Lost Wild Card Game
2017 75-87 Missed Playoffs
2016 69-93 Missed Playoffs

1st Round Draft Picks

Year Rd/Pick Player
2020 1 / 26 Tyler Soderstrom C
2019 1 / 29 Logan Davidson SS
2018 1 / 9 Kyler Murray CF
2017 1 / 6 Austin Beck OF
2017 1 / 33 Kevin Merrell SS

Longest Serving GM's

Tenure Years General Manager
1901-49 49 Connie Mack
1998-15 18 Billy Beane
1983-97 15 Sandy Alderson
1967-80 14 Charlie Finley
2016-21 6 David Forst

Principal Owners

Tenure Years Owner
2005-21 17 John J. Fisher
2005-16 12 Lewis Wolff
1996-04 9 Ken Hofmann
1996-04 9 Stephen Schott
1981-95 15 Walter A. Haas, Jr.
1961-80 20 Charlie Finley
1960 1 The Estate of Arnold Johnson
1955-59 5 Arnold Johnson
1951-54 4 Earle Mack
1951-54 4 Roy Mack
1922-36 15 John Shibe
1922-36 15 Tom Shibe
1901-12 12 Frank Hough
1901-12 12 Sam Jones
1901-21 21 Ben Shibe
1901-54 54 Connie Mack
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