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1993 Oakland Athletics season


1993 Oakland Athletics season

The Oakland Athletics' 1993 season involved the A's finishing 7th in the American League West with a record of 68 wins and 94 losses. This began a long slump after losing the 1992 American League Championship Series to the Toronto Blue Jays.


  • October 27, 1992: Jamie Quirk was released by the Athletics.[1]
  • November 17, 1992: Walt Weiss was traded by the Athletics to the Florida Marlins for Eric Helfand and a player to be named later. The Marlins completed the deal by sending Scott Baker to the Athletics on November 20.[2]
  • December 7, 1992: Rich Gossage was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[3]
  • December 17, 1992: Ron Darling was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[4]
  • January 21, 1993: Joe Boever was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[5]
  • January 21, 1993: Dale Sveum was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[6]
  • March 27, 1993: Mike Aldrete was signed as a free agent by the Athletics.[7]

Regular season


Retired 1993

Season standings

Notable transactions


1993 Oakland Athletics
Pitchers Catchers





Player stats


Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Terry Steinbach 104 389 111 .285 10 43
1B Mike Aldrete 95 255 68 .267 10 33
2B Brent Gates 139 535 155 .290 7 69
3B Craig Paquette 105 393 86 .219 12 46
SS Mike Bordick 159 546 136 .249 3 48
LF Rickey Henderson 90 318 104 .327 17 47
CF Dave Henderson 107 382 84 .220 20 53
RF Rubén Sierra 158 630 147 .233 22 101
DH Troy Neel 123 427 124 .290 19 63

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Eric Helfand 8 13 3 .231 0 1


Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Rich Gossage 39 4 5 1 4.53 40
Kevin Campbell 11 0 0 0 7.31 9

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Tacoma Tigers Pacific Coast League Bob Boone
AA Huntsville Stars Southern League Casey Parsons
A Modesto A's California League Ted Kubiak
A Madison Muskies Midwest League Gary Jones
Short-Season A Southern Oregon A's Northwest League Dick Scott
Rookie AZL Athletics Arizona League Bruce Hines



  • 1993 Oakland Athletics team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1993 Oakland Athletics team page at

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