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1987 Toronto Blue JaysSeason Roster
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Jeff Musselman played for the 1987 Toronto Blue Jays
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameBlue Jays
LocationToronto,Ontario
Record96-66 (2nd in American League East)League Rank2ndMLB Rank2nd
BallparkExhibition Stadium
ManagerJimy WilliamsGeneral ManagerPat Gillick
CoachesCito Gaston (Hitting Coach), John McLaren (Third Base Coach), Billy Smith (First Base Coach), John Sullivan (Bullpen Coach), Al Widmar (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickAlex Sanchez (#17)
Attendance2,778,429 (Rank: 4th)
Minor League AffiliatesSyracuse Chiefs (AAA) 68-72 ... Knoxville Blue Jays (AA) 68-76 ... Dunedin Blue Jays (A+) 76-64 ... Myrtle Beach Blue Jays (A) 83-56 ... St. Catharines Blue Jays (A-) 41-36 ... Medicine Hat Blue Jays (Rk) 26-43 ...
Years Available1977-2018

Team History -- 1987 Statistics -- 1987 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1987 Toronto Blue Jays.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1987 baseball season.

1987 Toronto Blue Jays Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
29Jesse BarfieldOF6-1 205 R-R 1959-10-29 27Joliet,Illinois MLB1977-19921981-1992Joliet Central (Joliet,IL)
1977- 9- 233-TOR
 
11George BellOF6-1 190 R-R 1959-10-21 27San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1978-19931981-1993  
1978-   UDFA-PHI
 
7Juan BeniquezDH5-11 165 R-R 1950-05-13 37San Sebastian,Puerto Rico MLB1969-19881971-1988  
1968-   UDFA-BOS
 
55John CeruttiP6-2 200 L-L 1960-04-28 27Albany,New York MLB1981-19951985-1991Christian Brothers Academy (Albany,NY)Amherst Col
1981- 1-  21-TOR
 
18Jim ClancyP6-4 220 R-R 1955-12-18 31Chicago,Illinois MLB1974-19911977-1991St. Rita of Cascia (Chicago,IL)
1974- 4-  74-TEX
 
27Jeff DeWillisC6-2 170 R-R 1965-04-13 22Houston,Texas MLB1983-19871987-1987Pearland (Pearland,TX)
1983- 3-  63-TOR
 
40Rob DuceyOF6-2 183 L-R 1965-05-24 22Toronto,Ontario MLB1984-20021987-2001Glenview Park (Cambridge,ON)Seminole St Florida
1984-   UDFA-TOR
 
38Mark EichhornP6-3 210 R-R 1960-11-21 26San Jose,California MLB1979-20001982-1996Watsonville (Watsonville,CA)Cabrillo Col
1979- 2-  30-TOR
 
1Tony FernandezSS6-2 195 B-R 1962-06-30 25San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1980-20011983-2001  
1979-   UDFA-TOR
 
23Cecil FielderDH6-3 240 R-R 1963-09-21 23Los Angeles,California MLB1982-19981985-1998Nogales (La Puente,CA)UNLV
1982- 4-  67-KCA
 
46Mike FlanaganP6-0 195 L-L 1951-12-16 35Manchester,New Hampshire MLB1972-19921975-1992Manchester Memorial (Manchester,NH)Massachusetts
1973- 7- 159-BAL
 
39Don GordonP6-1 175 R-R 1959-10-10 27New York,New York MLB1982-19911986-1988   South Carolina, The Citadel
1982-31- 769-DET
 
17Kelly Gruber3B6-0 185 R-R 1962-02-26 25Houston,Texas MLB1980-19971984-1993Westlake (Austin,TX)
1980- 1-  10-CLE
 
50Tom HenkeP6-5 215 R-R 1957-12-21 29Kansas City,Missouri MLB1980-19951982-1995Blair Oaks (Jefferson City,MO)East Central CC
1980- 1-  24-CHN
 
16Garth Iorg2B5-11 175 R-R 1954-10-12 32Arcata,California MLB1973-19871978-1987Arcata (Arcata,CA)
1973- 8- 181-NYA
 
33Joe JohnsonP6-2 195 R-R 1961-10-30 25Brookline,Massachusetts MLB1981-19901985-1987King Philip Regional (Wrentham,MA)Maine
1982- 2-  37-ATL
 
22Jimmy KeyP6-1 190 R-L 1961-04-22 26Huntsville,Alabama MLB1980-19981984-1998S.R. Butler (Huntsville,AL)Clemson U.
1982- 3-  56-TOR
 
46Gary LavelleP6-1 200 B-L 1949-01-03 38Scranton,Pennsylvania MLB1967-19871974-1987Liberty (Bethlehem,PA)
1967-20- 397-SFN
 
9Rick LeachOF-DH6-0 195 L-L 1957-05-04 30Ann Arbor,Michigan MLB1978-19901981-1990Flint Southwestern Academy (Flint,MI)Michigan
1979- 1-  13-DET
 
4Manuel Lee2B-SS5-9 166 B-R 1965-06-17 22San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1982-19951985-1995  
1982-   UDFA-NYN
 
2Nelson Liriano2B5-10 185 B-R 1964-06-03 23Puerto Plata,Dom Rep MLB1983-19981987-1998  
1982-   UDFA-TOR
 
19Fred McGriffDH6-3 215 L-L 1963-10-31 23Tampa,Florida MLB1981-20041986-2004Thomas Jefferson (Tampa,FL)
1981- 9- 233-NYA
 
21Charlie MooreC5-11 180 R-R 1953-06-21 34Birmingham,Alabama MLB1971-19871973-1987Minor (Adamsville,AL)
1971- 5- 101-MIL
 
15Lloyd MosebyOF6-3 200 L-R 1959-11-05 27Portland,Arkansas MLB1978-19911980-1991Oakland (Oakland,CA)
1978- 1-   2-TOR
 
5Rance Mulliniks3B6-0 175 L-R 1956-01-15 31Tulare,California MLB1974-19921977-1992Monache (Porterville,CA)
1974- 3-  58-CAL
 
13,32,35Jeff MusselmanP6-0 180 L-L 1963-06-21 24Doylestown,Pennsylvania MLB1982-19921986-1990Central Regional (Bayville,NJ)Harvard U.
1985- 6- 157-TOR
 
52Greg MyersC6-2 225 L-R 1966-04-14 21Riverside,California MLB1984-20051987-2005Riverside Poly (Riverside,CA)
1984- 3-  74-TOR
 
35Phil NiekroP6-1 180 R-R 1939-04-01 48Blaine,Ohio MLB1959-19871964-1987Bridgeport (Bridgeport,OH)
1958-   UDFA-MLB
 
45Jose NunezP6-3 175 R-R 1964-01-13 23Jarabacoa,Dom Rep MLB1984-20081987-1990  
1983-   UDFA-KCA
 
10Mike Sharperson2B6-3 190 R-R 1961-10-04 25Orangeburg,South Carolina MLB1982-19961987-1995Orangeburg-Wilkinson (Orangeburg,SC)Georgia Perimeter Col
1981- 4-  96-DET
 
47Matt StarkC6-4 225 R-R 1965-01-21 22Whittier,California MLB1983-19991987-1990Los Altos (Hacienda Heights,CA)
1983- 1-   9-TOR
 
37Dave StiebP6-1 195 R-R 1957-07-22 29Santa Ana,California MLB1978-19981979-1998Oak Grove (San Jose,CA)So.Illinois U.
1978- 5- 106-TOR
 
28Lou ThorntonDH-OF6-2 185 L-R 1963-04-26 24Montgomery,Alabama MLB1981-19901985-1989Jefferson Davis (Montgomery,AL)
1981-19- 471-NYN
 
26Willie Upshaw1B6-0 195 L-L 1957-04-27 30Blanco,Texas MLB1975-19881978-1988Blanco (Blanco,TX)
1975- 5- 115-NYA
 
31Duane WardP6-4 210 R-R 1964-05-28 23Park View,New Mexico MLB1982-19961986-1995Farmington (Farmington,NM)
1982- 1-   9-ATL
 
36David WellsP6-4 235 L-L 1963-05-20 24Torrance,California MLB1982-20071987-2007Point Loma (San Diego,CA)
1982- 2-  30-TOR
 
12Ernie WhittC6-2 200 L-R 1952-06-13 35Detroit,Michigan MLB1972-19911976-1991Brablec (Roseville,MI)Macomb CC
1972-15- 352-BOS
 
37 Players