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Team History
Years Known As Record World Series Titles Pennants Playoff Appearance
1968 – 2017 Oakland Athletics 4,119 – 3,850 4 6 18
1955 – 1967 Kansas City Athletics 829 – 1,224 0 0 0
1901 – 1954 Philadelphia Athletics 3,886 – 4,248 5 9 8

World Series Titles
Year Opponent Series World Series MVP
1989 San Francisco Giants 4-0 Dave Stewart
1974 Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 Rollie Fingers
1973 New York Mets 4-3 Reggie Jackson
1972 Cincinnati Reds 4-3 Gene Tenace
1930 St. Louis Cardinals 4-2
1929 Chicago Cubs 4-1
1913 New York Giants 4-1
1911 New York Giants 4-2
1910 Chicago Cubs 4-1

Retired Numbers
Number Player Years Played Position
9 Reggie Jackson 1968 – 1975, 1987 OF
24 Rickey Henderson 1979 – 1984, 1989 – 1993, 1994 – 1995, 1998 OF
27 Catfish Hunter 1965 – 1974 RHP
34 Rollie Fingers 1968 – 1976 RHP
43 Dennis Eckersley 1987 – 1995 RHP

MVP
Year Player Position
2002 Miguel Tejada SS
2000 Jason Giambi 1B
1992 Dennis Eckersley RP
1990 Rickey Henderson OF
1988 Jose Canseco OF
1973 Reggie Jackson OF
1971 Vida Blue SP
1952 Bobby Shantz SP
1933 Jimmie Foxx 1B
1932 Jimmie Foxx 1B
1931 Lefty Grove SP
1928 Mickey Cochrane C
1914 Eddie Collins 2B
Cy Young Award
Year Player
2002 Barry Zito
1992 Dennis Eckersley
1990 Bob Welch
1974 Catfish Hunter
1971 Vida blue

Rookie of the Year
Year Player Position
2009 Andrew Bailey RP
2005 Huston Street RP
2004 Bobby Crosby SS
1998 Ben Grieve OF
1988 Walt Weiss SS
1987 Mark McGwire 1B
1986 Jose Canseco OF
1952 Harry Byrd SP
Manager of the Year
Year Manager
2012 Bob Melvin
1992 Tony La Russa
1988 Tony La Russa

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