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1987 American Association (AAA)

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  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Many minor leagues standings are actually 2 half-seasons merged into 1 where the winner of each half-season advance to the playoffs. This is done to offset the high volatility of a minor league roster. TBC does not track half-seasons and so the standings below may be a combination and thus playoff participants may not seem logical.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • RankTeam NameTeamMLB-AffGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Denver Zephyrs1407961.564--Terry BevingtonSteve Stanicek (1,012)Dan Scarpetta (1.64)
    2Louisville Redbirds1407862.5571.0Mike JorgensenMike Laga (982)Ray Soff (1.72)
    3Indianapolis Indians*1387464.5364.0Joe SparksDallas Williams (933)Sergio Valdez (1.61)
    4Oklahoma City 89ers1406971.49310.0Toby HarrahDave Meier (931)Kirk Killingsworth (1.75)
    5Buffalo Bisons1406674.47113.0Steve Swisher, Orlando GomezDave Clark (1,034)Gibson Alba (1.95)
    6Iowa Cubs1386474.46414.0Larry CoxWade Rowdon (959)Carl Hamilton (2.00)
    7Nashville Sounds1406476.45715.0Jack LindJeff Treadway (851)Bill Cutshall (1.70)
    8Omaha Royals1406476.45715.0John Wathan, Frank FunkJoe Citari (884)Israel Sanchez (1.67)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    Denver ZephyrsLost in Finals
    Louisville RedbirdsLost in Semi-Finals
    Indianapolis IndiansLeague Champions
    Oklahoma City 89ersLost in Semi-Finals
    1987 American Association Batting Totals
    TeamOrgWLGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
    Buffalo BisonsCLE667414048377861389248431717371016353476941291737 .287.356.4628182236
    Denver ZephyrsMIL796114046458861382258531818291626556779324242545 .298.371.4938642289
    Indianapolis IndiansMON746413847367041372251491276531275543673430323148 .290.346.4447902102
    Iowa CubsCHN647413846357361321255581426871558846376018284049 .285.347.4578042118
    Louisville RedbirdsSLN786214049888531452316461457841325957680735503048 .291.361.4608212295
    Nashville SoundsCIN64761404667598119821134755351294446066632364242 .257.321.3656861702
    Oklahoma City 89ersTEX697114048157681366268511257201157361687931292252 .284.361.4387992111
    Omaha RoyalsKCA647614045966361219227391075791375343079127222634 .265.326.4017271845
    1987 American Association Pitching Totals
    TeamOrgWLERAGCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
    Buffalo BisonsCLE66745.721409031123913897867871715347691.5510.091.243.885.59
    Denver ZephyrsMIL79615.3014019129111313828866551815677931.7511.181.464.596.41
    Indianapolis IndiansMON74644.4513813637123113727046081274367341.4710.030.933.195.37
    Iowa CubsCHN64745.3713811328117713217367021424637601.5210.101.093.545.81
    Louisville RedbirdsSLN78624.6414015644121314528536251455768071.6710.771.084.275.99
    Nashville SoundsCIN64764.291401823712361198598589754606661.348.720.553.354.85
    Oklahoma City 89ersTEX69715.311407132121813667687191256168791.6310.100.924.556.50
    Omaha RoyalsKCA64764.3414014433124312196365991074307911.338.830.773.115.73


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