1971 Oakland Athletics

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101-60 Lost ALCS
Record Outcome

1971 Oakland Athletics

What was the record of the 1971 Oakland Athletics?

The Oakland Athletics finished the regular season with a 101-60 record. They went 46-35 at home and 55-25 on the road. Including the postseason, the Oakland Athletics went 101-63. Their final game was a loss in the AL Championship Series to the Baltimore Orioles.

What division did the 1971 Oakland Athletics play in?

The 1971 Oakland Athletics played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1971 Oakland Athletics?

During the regular season, the 1971 Oakland Athletics went 56-34 against their AL West opponents.

Who won the AL West in 1971?

The Athletics won the AL West in the 1971 season with a 101-60 record. The Royals finished 16 games back with a 85-76 record. The White Sox finished 22.5 games back with a 79-83 record. The Angels finished 25.5 games back with a 76-86 record. The Twins finished 26.5 games back with a 74-86 record. The Brewers finished 32 games back with a 69-92 record.

What was the 1971 Oakland Athletics record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Milwaukee Brewers 15-3 83.3% +41
Kansas City Royals 13-5 72.2% +14
California Angels 11-7 61.1% +11
Minnesota Twins 10-8 55.6% -14
Chicago White Sox 7-11 38.9% -16

What was the 1971 Oakland Athletics record by month?

The 1971 Oakland Athletics had their best month in August, when they went 23-8 and had a 74.2% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 14-13 and had a 51.9% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 17-8 68% +17
May 16-10 61.5% +23
June 17-8 68% +42
July 14-13 51.9% +15
August 23-8 74.2% +38
September 14-13 51.9% -8

Did the 1971 Oakland Athletics make the Postseason?

Yes, the Oakland Athletics made the Postseason in 1971. They lost their only series against the Baltimore Orioles in the AL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1971 Oakland Athletics?

The Oakland Athletics finished the regular season with a run differential of +127. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Athletics could have been expected to have about 95.3 wins, or a 95-66 record in the regular season.

How did the 1971 Oakland Athletics perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1971 Oakland Athletics went 35-19.

How did the 1971 Oakland Athletics perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1971 Oakland Athletics went 10-3 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1971 Oakland Athletics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1971 Oakland Athletics was a 7 game winning streak on 3 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1971 Oakland Athletics?

The longest losing streak that the Oakland Athletics had during the 1971 regular season was 4 games, which happened once during the season.

1971 Oakland Athletics Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 5, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 0 - 8
Wed, Apr 7, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Apr 7, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 12
Fri, Apr 9, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 0
Sat, Apr 10, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 4
Sun, Apr 11, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 10
Mon, Apr 12, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 0
Tue, Apr 13, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 0
Wed, Apr 14, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 1
Thu, Apr 15, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Fri, Apr 16, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4 (10)
Sat, Apr 17, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Apr 18, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 11 - 2
Sun, Apr 18, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 1
Tue, Apr 20, 1971 @ California Angels Win 4 - 0
Wed, Apr 21, 1971 @ California Angels Win 4 - 2 (13)
Thu, Apr 22, 1971 @ California Angels Win 7 - 3
Fri, Apr 23, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 2
Sat, Apr 24, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4
Sun, Apr 25, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 10
Mon, Apr 26, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 1 - 0
Tue, Apr 27, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 6
Wed, Apr 28, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4
Thu, Apr 29, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Apr 30, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 1
Sat, May 1, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Sun, May 2, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 5
Sun, May 2, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 7 (10)
Tue, May 4, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 6
Wed, May 5, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 0
Sun, May 9, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 9, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 1
Tue, May 11, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 7
Wed, May 12, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 1
Thu, May 13, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 3
Fri, May 14, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3
Sat, May 15, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 5
Sun, May 16, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 16, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 10
Tue, May 18, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 2
Wed, May 19, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 0
Thu, May 20, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 3
Fri, May 21, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 10
Sat, May 22, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Sun, May 23, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 1
Tue, May 25, 1971 vs California Angels Win 7 - 5 (13)
Wed, May 26, 1971 vs California Angels Loss 5 - 7 (12)
Fri, May 28, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 4
Sat, May 29, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 8
Mon, May 31, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Mon, May 31, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jun 1, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jun 4, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 3 (21)
Sat, Jun 5, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 6 - 1
Sun, Jun 6, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 8 - 1
Tue, Jun 8, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Jun 9, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jun 11, 1971 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Jun 12, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 13 - 3
Sun, Jun 13, 1971 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Jun 15, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 8 - 2
Wed, Jun 16, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jun 18, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 2
Sat, Jun 19, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jun 20, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 11 - 4
Sun, Jun 20, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 7
Mon, Jun 21, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 22, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 10
Wed, Jun 23, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 3
Fri, Jun 25, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 0
Sat, Jun 26, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 27, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jun 27, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Jun 28, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 4
Tue, Jun 29, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Jun 30, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 10
Fri, Jul 2, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jul 3, 1971 @ California Angels Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 4, 1971 @ California Angels Win 2 - 1
Mon, Jul 5, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jul 6, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 9 - 4
Wed, Jul 7, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Jul 8, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jul 9, 1971 vs California Angels Win 1 - 0 (20)
Sat, Jul 10, 1971 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jul 11, 1971 vs California Angels Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 11, 1971 vs California Angels Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Jul 15, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 7
Fri, Jul 16, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jul 17, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 18, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 7
Mon, Jul 19, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jul 20, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jul 21, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3 (12)
Fri, Jul 23, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 7
Sat, Jul 24, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jul 25, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 25, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 1
Tue, Jul 27, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jul 27, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Jul 28, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 30, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Jul 31, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 1
Sun, Aug 1, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 3
Sun, Aug 1, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 2
Mon, Aug 2, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Tue, Aug 3, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 5
Wed, Aug 4, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 5
Thu, Aug 5, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 1
Fri, Aug 6, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 7
Sat, Aug 7, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 1 - 0
Sun, Aug 8, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 7 - 9
Sun, Aug 8, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Aug 10, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Tue, Aug 10, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 5
Wed, Aug 11, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 3 (10)
Thu, Aug 12, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 2
Fri, Aug 13, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 2
Sat, Aug 14, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 1 - 0
Sun, Aug 15, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 6 - 4