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Oakland Athletics
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Oakland Athletics

The Oakland Athletics are a Major League Baseball team based in Oakland, California. They are in the Western Division of the American League. The team is often called simply the "A's".

Founded: 1893, as the Indianapolis, Indiana franchise in the minor Western League. Moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1900 when that league became the American League. Moved to Kansas City, Missouri in 1955 and to Oakland in 1967.
Formerly known as: Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954), Kansas City Athletics (1955-1966)
Home ballpark: Network Associates Coliseum, Oakland
Uniform colors: Green, White and Gold
Logo design: A stylized capital "A's". The team also occasionally uses a white elephant logo.
Wild Card titles won (1): 2001
Division titles won (13): 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1981, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 2000, 2002, 2003
American League pennants won: 1901, 1905, 1910, 1911, 1913, 1914, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1988, 1989, 1990.
World Series championships won: 1910, 1911, 1913, 1929, 1930, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1989

Table of contents
1 Franchise history
2 Events and Records of Note
3 Players of note
4 Managers, coaches, and executives
5 External Link

Franchise history

The Philadelphia years (1901-1954)

The Kansas City years (1955-1966)

The Oakland years (1967 to present)

Events and Records of Note

Players of note

Baseball Hall of Famers

Current stars

Not to be forgotten

Retired numbers

Managers, coaches, and executives

External Link

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