1962 Kansas City Athletics

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Season Overview

72-90 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1962 Kansas City Athletics

What was the record of the 1962 Kansas City Athletics?

The Kansas City Athletics finished the regular season with a 72-90 record. They went 39-42 at home and 33-48 on the road.

What division did the 1962 Kansas City Athletics play in?

The 1962 Kansas City Athletics played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1962.

What was the 1962 Kansas City Athletics record by month?

The 1962 Kansas City Athletics had their best month in August, when they went 16-15 and had a 51.6% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 10-17 and had a 37.0% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-10 47.4% -6
May 14-16 46.7% -8
June 12-16 42.9% -39
July 10-17 37.0% -20
August 16-15 51.6% -10
September 11-16 40.7% -9

Did the 1962 Kansas City Athletics make the Postseason?

No, the Athletics didn't make the Postseason in 1962.

What was the run differential for the 1962 Kansas City Athletics?

The Kansas City Athletics finished the regular season with a run differential of -92. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Athletics could have been expected to have about 72.4 wins, or a 72-90 record in the regular season.

How did the 1962 Kansas City Athletics perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1962 Kansas City Athletics went 25-28.

How did the 1962 Kansas City Athletics perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1962 Kansas City Athletics went 3-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1962 Kansas City Athletics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1962 Kansas City Athletics was a 6 game winning streak on 3 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1962 Kansas City Athletics?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Athletics had during the 1962 regular season was 7 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1962 Kansas City Athletics Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 10, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 2
Wed, Apr 11, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 8
Thu, Apr 12, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 5 - 9
Fri, Apr 13, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 12
Sat, Apr 14, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Sun, Apr 15, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 8
Tue, Apr 17, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 5 - 3
Wed, Apr 18, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Apr 19, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 4 - 6 (12)
Fri, Apr 20, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 4
Sat, Apr 21, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Win 9 - 6
Sun, Apr 22, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 1
Sun, Apr 22, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 5
Tue, Apr 24, 1962 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 1
Wed, Apr 25, 1962 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 8
Thu, Apr 26, 1962 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 7 - 11
Fri, Apr 27, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 14 - 5
Sat, Apr 28, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 29, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 8
Tue, May 1, 1962 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Wed, May 2, 1962 vs Detroit Tigers Win 12 - 8
Thu, May 3, 1962 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 4
Fri, May 4, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 6
Sat, May 5, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Win 18 - 6
Sat, May 5, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 5
Sun, May 6, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 5
Wed, May 9, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 6
Thu, May 10, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Fri, May 11, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 3
Sat, May 12, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 5
Sun, May 13, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 10
Tue, May 15, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 16, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 9 - 10
Fri, May 18, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 19, 1962 @ Washington Senators Win 8 - 4
Sun, May 20, 1962 @ Washington Senators Win 1 - 0
Sun, May 20, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 5 - 7
Mon, May 21, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 5
Tue, May 22, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 1
Wed, May 23, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 7 - 13
Thu, May 24, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 9
Fri, May 25, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 26, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 8 - 7
Sun, May 27, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 27, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 3 - 6
Tue, May 29, 1962 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 30, 1962 vs Washington Senators Loss 0 - 8
Wed, May 30, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 2
Thu, May 31, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 1 - 0
Fri, Jun 1, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 2
Sat, Jun 2, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jun 5, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jun 6, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 7
Thu, Jun 7, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 8, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Jun 9, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 1 - 8
Sun, Jun 10, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 6 - 14
Sun, Jun 10, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Jun 12, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 13, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jun 14, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 11 - 8
Fri, Jun 15, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 16, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jun 17, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Win 10 - 6
Mon, Jun 18, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 9
Tue, Jun 19, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 4 - 7
Wed, Jun 20, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 1 - 5
Thu, Jun 21, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jun 22, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jun 23, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Jun 24, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Jun 24, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 26, 1962 @ Washington Senators Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 27, 1962 @ Washington Senators Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 28, 1962 @ Washington Senators Win 10 - 7
Fri, Jun 29, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 9
Sat, Jun 30, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 12
Sun, Jul 1, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 5
Mon, Jul 2, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Tue, Jul 3, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 7 - 8
Wed, Jul 4, 1962 @ New York Yankees Win 11 - 1
Wed, Jul 4, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jul 6, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 12 - 9
Sat, Jul 7, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 9 - 8
Sun, Jul 8, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 5 (15)
Thu, Jul 12, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jul 12, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 9 (11)
Fri, Jul 13, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 10 - 11 (15)
Sat, Jul 14, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jul 15, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 6 - 8 (10)
Sun, Jul 15, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 11
Mon, Jul 16, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Jul 17, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jul 18, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 19, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jul 20, 1962 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 10
Sat, Jul 21, 1962 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Jul 22, 1962 vs Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 3
Tue, Jul 24, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jul 25, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jul 27, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jul 28, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jul 28, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Jul 29, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 3
Wed, Aug 1, 1962 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Aug 1, 1962 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 9
Thu, Aug 2, 1962 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4