2012 Oakland Athletics

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2012 Oakland Athletics / Franchise: Oakland Athletics / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 94-68, Finished 1st in AL Western Division (2012 AL)

Clinched Division: Oct. 3, 2012, vs. Texas Rangers

Managed by Bob Melvin

Coaches: Chili Davis, Mike Gallego, Chip Hale, Chris Pittaro, Rick Rodriguez, Tye Waller and Curt Young

Ballpark: The Coliseum, Tokyo Dome (March 28-29)

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

The 2012 Oakland Athletics set an all-time record with 1,387 strikeouts by batters during the season. They became the first team to win their division after trailing by five games with under 10 to play, passing the Texas Rangers on the final day.

Awards and Honors[edit]


  • 2022 Oakland Athletics Media Guide, pg. 135