Season Information
Team Name
1987 Minnesota Twins
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
85-77 (.525)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 5 / 9
Runs For/Against
786 / 806   Diff: -20
Playoffs
Won World Series (Cardinals)
Playoff Series
Won World Series (Cardinals)
Playoff Series
ALCS vs DET (W 4-1) ... WS vs SLN (W 4-3)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
11
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1987 Minnesota Twins Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    49Allan Anderson232P6-0186LL1964-01-07Lancaster,OH
    1982-  2-  32-MIN
    MLB1986-19911983-19930.000US
    22Keith Atherton285P6-4200RR1959-02-19Mathews,VA
    1978-  2-  30-OAK
    MLB1983-19891978-19890.000US
    18Don Baylor3818DH-OF6-1 220RR1949-06-28Austin,TX
    1967-  2-  39-BAL
    MLB1970-19881967-19880.000US
    20Billy Beane254OF-1B6-4195RR1962-03-29Orlando,FL
    1980-  1-  23-NYN
    MLB1984-19891980-19890.000US
    40Juan Berenguer3210P5-11225RR1954-11-30Aguadulce,PN
    1975-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB1978-19921975-19970.000PN
    30Jeff Bittiger252P-3B5-10175RR1962-04-13Jersey City,NJ
    1980-  7- 157-NYN
    MLB1986-19891980-20020.000US
    28Bert Blyleven3618P6-3207RR1951-04-06Zeist,NT
    1969-  3-  55-MIN
    MLB1970-19921969-19920.000NT
    24Tom Brunansky267OF-DH6-4216RR1960-08-20Covina,CA
    1978-  1-  14-CAL
    MLB1981-19941978-19940.000US
    25Randy Bush286OF-DH6-1184LL1958-10-05Dover,DE
    1979-  2-  37-MIN
    MLB1982-19931979-19930.000US
    33Sal Butera348C-DH6-0190RR1952-09-25Richmond Hill,NY
    1972-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1980-19881972-19890.000US
    38Steve Carlton4223P6-5210LL1944-12-22Miami,FL
    1963-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1965-19881964-19880.000US
    27Mark Davidson262OF-DH6-2190RR1961-02-15Knoxville,TN
    1982- 11- 266-MIN
    MLB1986-19911982-19930.000US
    21George Frazier3210P6-5205RR1954-10-13Oklahoma City,OK
    1976-  9- 196-MIL
    MLB1978-19871975-19870.000US
    8Gary Gaetti2873B-1B6-0205RR1958-08-19Centralia,IL
    1979-  1-  11-MIN
    MLB1981-20001979-20000.000US
    7Greg Gagne255SS-2B5-11177RR1961-11-12Fall River,MA
    1979-  5- 129-NYA
    MLB1983-19971979-19970.000US
    32Dan Gladden295OF-DH5-11180RR1957-07-07San Jose,CA
    1979-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1983-19931979-19930.000US
    14Kent Hrbek2771B-DH6-4260LR1960-05-21Minneapolis,MN
    1978- 17- 432-MIN
    MLB1981-19941979-19940.000US
    46Joe Klink251P5-11175LL1962-02-03Johnstown,PA
    1983- 36- 801-NYN
    MLB1987-19961983-19960.000US
    9Gene Larkin2411B-DH6-3205BR1962-10-24Flushing,NY
    1984- 20- 504-MIN
    MLB1987-19931984-19930.000US
    15Tim Laudner297C-DH6-3212RR1958-06-07Mason City,IA
    1979-  3-  63-MIN
    MLB1981-19891979-19900.000US
    4Steve Lombardozzi2732B-SS6-0175RR1960-04-26Malden,MA
    1981-  9- 218-MIN
    MLB1985-19901981-19900.000US
    26Al Newman2732B-SS5-9183BR1960-06-30Kansas City,MO
    1981-  1-  12-MON
    MLB1985-19921982-19920.000US
    36Joe Niekro4221P6-1190RR1944-11-07Martins Ferry,OH
    1966-  3-  43-CHN
    MLB1967-19881966-19880.000US
    19Randy Niemann318P6-4200LL1955-11-15Scotia,CA
    1975-  2-  30-NYA
    MLB1979-19871975-19880.000US
    11Tom Nieto264C-DH6-1205RR1960-10-27Downey,CA
    1981-  3-  60-SLN
    MLB1984-19901981-19910.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    2Chris Pittaro2532B-SS5-11170BR1961-09-16Trenton,NJ
    1982-  6- 152-DET
    MLB1985-19871982-19880.000US
    36Mark Portugal243P6-0208RR1962-10-30Los Angeles,CA
    1980-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1985-19991981-19990.000US
    34Kirby Puckett274OF-DH5-9223RR1960-03-14Chicago,IL
    1982-  1-   3-MIN
    MLB1984-19951981-19950.000US
    41Jeff Reardon319P6-1195RR1955-10-01Dalton,MA
    1973- 23- 527-MON
    MLB1979-19941977-19940.000US
    12Mark Salas264C-OF6-0205LR1961-03-08Montebello,CA
    1979- 18- 448-SLN
    MLB1984-19911979-19910.000US
    31Dan Schatzeder3211P6-0195LL1954-12-01Elmhurst,IL
    1976-  3-  57-MON
    MLB1977-19911976-19910.000US
    5Roy Smalley3413SS-DH6-1185BR1952-10-25Los Angeles,CA
    1974-  1-   1-TEX
    MLB1975-19871972-19870.000US
    23Roy Smith254P6-3200RR1961-09-06Mount Vernon,NY
    1979-  3-  72-PHI
    MLB1984-19911979-19930.000US
    48Mike Smithson326P-OF6-8215LR1955-01-21Centerville,TN
    1976-  5- 118-BOS
    MLB1982-19891976-19890.000US
    17Les Straker271P6-1193RR1959-10-10Ciudad Bolivar,VZ
    1977-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1987-19881977-19900.000VZ
    16Frank Viola276P6-4209LL1960-04-19Hempstead,NY
    1981-  2-  37-MIN
    MLB1982-19961981-19960.000US
    36 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system