Oakland Athletics Batting Leaders


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All stats leaders are based on seasons between 1998 – 2016.

To be eligible for single-season ratio stats a player needed to qualify for batting title.

To be eligible for career ratio stats a player needed to have 1,500 at bats.

Single-Season WAR
Rank Year Player WAR
1 1932 Jimmie Foxx 10.5
1910 Eddie Collins 10.5
3 1990 Rickey Henderson 9.9
4 1909 Eddie Collins 9.7
5 1912 Home Run Baker 9.3
6 1969 Reggie Jackson 9.2
1933 Jimmie Foxx 9.2
8 2001 Jason Giambi 9.1
1914 Eddie Collins 9.1
10 1913 Eddie Collins 9.0
Career WAR
Rank Player WAR
1 Rickey Henderson 72.5
2 Jimmie Foxx 62.5
3 Eddie Collins 57.3
4 Sal Bando 52.0
5 Al Simmons 50.8
6 Bert Campaneris 48.9
7 Reggie Jackson 48.0
8 Bob Johnson 44.8
9 Mark McGwire 42.8
10 Home Run Baker 42.3

Single-Season Batting Average
Rank Year Player BA
1 1901 Nap Lajoie .426
2 1927 Al Simmons .392
3 1931 Al Simmons .390
4 1925 Al Simmons .387
5 1930 Al Simmons .381
6 1929 Al Simmons .365
1911 Eddie Collins .365
8 1932 Jimmie Foxx .364
9 1930 Mickey Cochrane .357
1927 Ty Cobb .357
Career Batting Average
Rank Player BA
1 Al Simmons .356
2 Jimmie Foxx .339
3 Eddie Collins .337
4 Nap Lajoie .324
5 Barney McCosky .322
6 Mickey Cochrane .321
Bill Lamar .321
Home Run Baker .321
9 Stuffy McInnis .313
10 Bing Miller .311

Single-Season On-Base Percentage
Rank Year Player OBP
1 2001 Jason Giambi .477
2 2000 Jason Giambi .476
3 1932 Jimmie Foxx .469
4 1996 Mark McGwire .467
5 1929 Jimmie Foxx .463
1901 Nap Lajoie .463
7 1935 Jimmie Foxx .461
8 1933 Mickey Cochrane .459
9 1914 Eddie Collins .452
10 1951 Ferris Fain .451
1911 Eddie Collins .451
Career On-Base Percentage
Rank Player OBP
1 Jimmie Foxx .440
2 Ferris Fain .426
3 Max Bishop .423
Eddie Collins .423
5 Mickey Cochrane .412
6 Rickey Henderson .409
7 Jason Giambi .406
8 Elmer Valo .403
9 Al Simmons .398
10 Barney McCosky .397

Single-Season Slugging Percentage
Rank Year Player SLG
1 1932 Jimmie Foxx .749
2 1996 Mark McGwire .730
3 1930 Al Simmons .708
4 1933 Jimmie Foxx .703
5 2001 Jason Giambi .660
6 1934 Jimmie Foxx .653
7 2000 Jason Giambi .647
8 1927 Al Simmons .645
9 1901 Nap Lajoie .643
10 1929 Al Simmons .642
Career Slugging Percentage
Rank Player SLG
1 Jimmie Foxx .640
2 Al Simmons .584
3 Mark McGwire .551
4 Jason Giambi .531
5 Bob Johnson .520
6 Matt Stairs .509
Bob Cerv .509
8 Jose Canseco .507
9 Geronimo Berroa .499
10 Reggie Jackson .496

Single-Season On-Base Plus Slugging
Rank Year Player OPS
1 1932 Jimmie Foxx 1.218
2 1996 Mark McGwire 1.198
3 1933 Jimmie Foxx 1.153
4 2001 Jason Giambi 1.137
5 1930 Al Simmons 1.130
6 2000 Jason Giambi 1.123
7 1901 Nap Lajoie 1.106
8 1934 Jimmie Foxx 1.102
9 1935 Jimmie Foxx 1.096
10 1929 Jimmie Foxx 1.088
Career On-Base Plus Slugging
Rank Player OPS
1 Jimmie Foxx 1.079
2 Al Simmons .983
3 Jason Giambi .938
4 Mark McGwire .931
5 Bob Johnson .915
6 Mickey Cochrane .902
7 Matt Stairs .871
8 Eddie Collins .860
9 Geronimo Berroa .859
10 Jose Canseco .851
Reggie Jackson .851

Single-Season Games
Rank Year Player G
1 2003 Miguel Tejada 162
2002 Terrence Long 162
2002 Miguel Tejada 162
2001 Terrence Long 162
2001 Miguel Tejada 162
1986 Alfredo Griffin 162
1985 Alfredo Griffin 162
1973 Sal Bando 162
1969 Sal Bando 162
1968 Sal Bando 162
1962 Norm Siebern 162
Career Games
Rank Player G
1 Bert Campaneris 1,795
2 Rickey Henderson 1,704
3 Jimmy Dykes 1,703
4 Sal Bando 1,468
5 Bob Johnson 1,459
6 Pete Suder 1,421
7 Harry Davis 1,414
8 Danny Murphy 1,412
9 Elmer Valo 1,361
Bing Miller 1,361

Single-Season At Bats
Rank Year Player AB
1 1932 Al Simmons 670
2 2002 Miguel Tejada 662
3 1933 Doc Cramer 661
4 1925 Al Simmons 654
5 1936 Lou Finney 653
6 1937 Wally Moses 649
1934 Doc Cramer 649
8 2001 Johnny Damon 644
9 1935 Doc Cramer 644
10 1968 Bert Campaneris 642
Career At Bats
Rank Player AB
1 Bert Campaneris 7,180
2 Rickey Henderson 6,140
3 Jimmy Dykes 6,023
4 Bob Johnson 5,428
5 Harry Davis 5,367
6 Sal Bando 5,145
7 Danny Murphy 5,138
8 Al Simmons 5,130
9 Pete Suder 5,085
10 Eric Chavez 4,783

Single-Season Runs
Rank Year Player R
1 1930 Al Simmons 152
2 1932 Jimmie Foxx 151
3 1901 Nap Lajoie 145
4 1932 Al Simmons 144
5 1912 Eddie Collins 137
6 1949 Eddie Joost 128
7 1930 Jimmie Foxx 127
8 1933 Jimmie Foxx 125
1913 Eddie Collins 125
10 1969 Reggie Jackson 123
1929 Jimmie Foxx 123
Career Runs
Rank Player R
1 Rickey Henderson 1,270
2 Bob Johnson 997
3 Bert Campaneris 983
4 Jimmie Foxx 975
5 Al Simmons 969
6 Max Bishop 882
7 Jimmy Dykes 881
8 Mickey Cochrane 823
9 Harry Davis 811
10 Mark McGwire 773

Single-Season Hits
Rank Year Player H
1 1925 Al Simmons 253
2 1901 Nap Lajoie 232
3 1932 Al Simmons 216
4 1935 Doc Cramer 214
5 1932 Jimmie Foxx 213
6 1929 Al Simmons 212
7 1930 Al Simmons 211
8 1937 Wally Moses 208
9 2002 Miguel Tejada 204
1933 Jimmie Foxx 204
Career Hits
Rank Player H
1 Bert Campaneris 1,882
2 Al Simmons 1,827
3 Rickey Henderson 1,768
4 Jimmy Dykes 1,705
5 Bob Johnson 1,617
6 Harry Davis 1,500
7 Jimmie Foxx 1,492
8 Danny Murphy 1,489
9 Bing Miller 1,480
10 Carney Lansford 1,317

Single-Season Doubles
Rank Year Player 2B
1 1926 Al Simmons 53
2 1937 Wally Moses 48
1901 Nap Lajoie 48
4 2001 Jason Giambi 47
1932 Eric McNair 47
1905 Harry Davis 47
7 2013 Jed Lowrie 45
1903 Socks Seybold 45
9 1933 Bob Johnson 44
10 2001 Eric Chavez 43
1952 Ferris Fain 43
1931 Bing Miller 43
1925 Al Simmons 43
1902 Harry Davis 43
Career Doubles
Rank Player 2B
1 Jimmy Dykes 365
2 Al Simmons 348
3 Harry Davis 319
4 Bob Johnson 307
5 Bing Miller 292
6 Rickey Henderson 289
7 Eric Chavez 282
8 Danny Murphy 279
9 Wally Moses 274
10 Bert Campaneris 270

Single-Season Triples
Rank Year Player 3B
1 1912 Home Run Baker 21
2 1909 Home Run Baker 19
3 1910 Danny Murphy 18
4 1904 Danny Murphy 17
5 1930 Al Simmons 16
1929 Bing Miller 15
1915 Amos Strunk 16
8 1962 Gino Cimoli 15
1916 Whitey Witt 15
1910 Home Run Baker 15
1910 Eddie Collins 15
Career Triples
Rank Player 3B
1 Danny Murphy 102
2 Al Simmons 98
3 Home Run Baker 88
4 Eddie Collins 85
5 Harry Davis 82
6 Jimmie Foxx 79
7 Rube Oldring 75
8 Bing Miller 74
Topsy Hartsel 74
10 Jimmy Dykes 73

Single-Season Home Runs
Rank Year Player HR
1 1932 Jimmie Foxx 58
2 1996 Mark McGwire 52
3 1987 Mark McGwire 49
4 1933 Jimmie Foxx 48
5 1969 Reggie Jackson 47
6 1991 Jose Canseco 44
1934 Jimmie Foxx 44
8 2000 Jason Giambi 43
9 2016 Khris Davis 42
1992 Mark McGwire 42
1988 Jose Canseco 42
1953 Guz Zernial 42
Career Home Runs
Rank Player HR
1 Mark McGwire 363
2 Jimmie Foxx 302
3 Reggie Jackson 269
4 Jose Canseco 254
5 Bob Johnson 252
6 Eric Chavez 230
7 Al Simmons 209
8 Jason Giambi 198
9 Sal Bando 192
10 Gus Zernial 191

Single-Season Runs Batted In
Rank Year Player RBI
1 1932 Jimmie Foxx 169
2 1930 Al Simmons 165
3 1933 Jimmie Foxx 163
4 1929 Al Simmons 157
5 1930 Jimmie Foxx 156
6 1932 Al Simmons 151
7 2000 Jason Giambi 137
8 2002 Miguel Tejada 131
9 1934 Jimmie Foxx 130
1912 Home Run Baker 130
Career Runs Batted In
Rank Player RBI
1 Al Simmons 1,179
2 Jimmie Foxx 1,075
3 Bob Johnson 1,040
4 Mark McGwire 941
5 Sal Bando 796
6 Jose Canseco 793
7 Eric Chavez 787
8 Reggie Jackson 776
9 Bing Miller 762
Jimmy Dykes 762

Single-Season Stolen Bases
Rank Year Player SB
1 1982 Rickey Henderson 130
2 1983 Rickey Henderson 108
3 1980 Rickey Henderson 100
4 1910 Eddie Collins 81
5 1976 Bill North 75
6 1998 Rickey Henderson 66
1984 Rickey Henderson 66
8 1990 Rickey Henderson 65
9 1912 Eddie Collins 63
1909 Eddie Collins 63
Career Stolen Bases
Rank Player SB
1 Rickey Henderson 867
2 Bert Campaneris 566
3 Eddie Collins 373
4 Bill North 232
5 Harry Davis 223
6 Topsy Hartsel 196
7 Rube Oldring 187
8 Danny Murphy 185
9 Home Run Baker 172
10 Coco Crisp 169

Single-Season Walks
Rank Year Player BB
1 1949 Eddie Joost 149
2 2000 Jason Giambi 137
3 1949 Ferris Fain 136
4 1950 Ferris Fain 133
5 2001 Jason Giambi 129
6 1930 Max Bishop 128
1929 Max Bishop 128
8 1952 Eddie Joost 122
9 1905 Topsy Hartsel 121
10 1949 Elmer Valo 119
1948 Eddie Joost 119
Career Walks
Rank Player BB
1 Rickey Henderson 1,227
2 Max Bishop 1,046
3 Bob Johnson 853
4 Mark McGwire 847
5 Elmer Valo 820
6 Sal Bando 792
7 Jimmie Foxx 781
8 Eddie Joost 768
9 Topsy Hartsel 733
10 Dwayne Murphy 694

Single-Season Strikeouts
Rank Year Player SO
1 2008 Jack Cust 197
2 2009 Jack Cust 185
3 1986 Jose Canseco 175
4 1968 Reggie Jackson 171
5 2016 Khris Davis 166
6 2007 Jack Cust 164
7 1971 Reggie Jackson 161
8 1990 Jose Canseco 158
9 1987 Jose Canseco 157
10 2014 Brandon Moss 153
Career Strikeouts
Rank Player SO
1 Reggie Jackson 1,226
2 Jose Canseco 1,096
3 Mark McGwire 1,043
4 Bert Campaneris 933
5 Eric Chavez 922
6 Rickey Henderson 915
7 Dwayne Murphy 883
8 Dick Green 785
9 Jimmy Dykes 706
10 Sal Bando 702