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Oakland Athletics managers have actually coached the team in three different cities, but the question stands - who is the best Oakland Athletics manager of all time? This list ranks every Oakland Athletics manager in the team's history from best to worst according to the votes of baseball fans like you. Consider all the Oakland A's managers, even going back to when they were the Philadelphia Athletics and the Kansas City Athletics. Vote up the best and winningest skippers in Athletics franchise history.

Connie Mack has to be a part of any conversation about the best Oakland A's coaches. He managed the Athletics for their first fifty seasons. In that time, Mack would win 3,582 games and five World Series championships. Dick Williams also had great success as the manager of the Athletics. Williams would lead the Athletics to back-to-back World Series championships in 1972 and 1973.

So who is the greatest Oakland Athletics skipper of all time? Your votes determine the answer, so vote up the best Oakland A's managers and vote down the coaches who just didn't cut it. Then rerank and check to see if your top coaches are among the greatest baseball coaches in the history of the game!
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Dick Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Dick Williams Died at 82 (1929-2011)

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Ken Macha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Ken Macha age 68

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Art Howe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Art Howe age 72

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Connie Mack is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Connie Mack Died at 94 (1862-1956)

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Alvin Dark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Alvin Dark age 96

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Tony La Russa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Tony La Russa age 74

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Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Billy Martin Died at 61 (1928-1989)

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Jimmy Dykes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Jimmy Dykes Died at 80 (1896-1976)

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Lou Boudreau is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Lou Boudreau Died at 84 (1917-2001)

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Bob Melvin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Bob Melvin age 57

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John McNamara is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
John McNamara age 86

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Earle Mack is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Earle Mack Died at 77 (1890-1967)

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Jeff Newman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Jeff Newman age 70

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Harry Craft is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Harry Craft Died at 80 (1915-1995)

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Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Hank Bauer Died at 85 (1922-2007)

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Bob Elliott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Bob Elliott Died at 50 (1916-1966)

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Eddie Lopat is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Eddie Lopat Died at 74 (1918-1992)

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Bobby Winkles is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Bobby Winkles age 88

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Steve Boros is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Steve Boros Died at 74 (1936-2010)

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Mel McGaha is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Mel McGaha Died at 76 (1926-2002)

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Luke Appling is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Luke Appling Died at 84 (1907-1991)

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Jackie Moore is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Jackie Moore age 79

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Chuck Tanner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Chuck Tanner Died at 83 (1928-2011)

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Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Joe Gordon Died at 63 (1915-1978)

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Bob Geren is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Bob Geren age 57

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Jim Marshall is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Jim Marshall age 81

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Eddie Joost is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Eddie Joost Died at 95 (1916-2011)

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Jack McKeon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Jack McKeon age 88

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Haywood Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Haywood Sullivan Died at 73 (1930-2003)

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Bob Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Oakland Athletics Managers of All Time
Bob Kennedy Died at 85 (1920-2005)