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1987 New York YankeesAmerican League (MLB)
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Lenn Sakata played for the 1987 New York Yankees
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameYankees
LocationBronx,New York
Record89-73 (4th in American League East)League Rank4thMLB Rank8th
ManagerLou PiniellaGeneral ManagerWoody Woodward
CoachesMark Connor (Pitching Coach), Mike Ferraro (Third Base Coach), Stump Merrill (First Base Coach), Jeff Torborg (Bullpen Coach), Jay Ward (Hitting Coach), Stan Williams (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickBill DaCosta (#81)
Minor League AffiliatesColumbus Clippers (AAA) 77-63 ... Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA) 64-75 ... Prince William Yankees (A+) 66-74 ... Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+) 85-53 ... Oneonta Yankees (A-) 41-34 ... Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk) 31-32 ...
Years Available1901-2017

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

 

1987 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
31Dave WinfieldofR35156575831582212797567696013520.275.358.457.81526350655.288.182.313.35511.614.71.34.121.331.7
1973- 1-   4-SDN
 
23Don Mattingly1bL2614156993186382301151451381081316.327.378.559.93731870629.306.232.316.3948.16.00.84.819.037.6
1979-19- 493-NYA
 
22Gary WardofR331465296513122116789133101124220.248.291.384.67520339569.276.136.214.2945.817.83.12.833.129.8
1972-   UDFA-MIN
 
13Mike Pagliarulo3bL27150522761222633287135311122399.234.305.479.78425061582.236.245.343.3319.119.12.15.516.350.0
1981- 6- 155-NYA
 
30Willie Randolph2bR32120449961372427671118225255115.305.411.414.82518633543.308.109.314.37115.14.60.31.364.124.1
1972- 7- 167-PIT
 
24Rickey HendersonofR28953587810417317374188052200110.291.423.497.92017837440.301.206.522.40418.211.80.73.921.135.6
1976- 4-  96-OAK
 
2Wayne TollesonssB3112134948774012253437206003.221.306.241.547845398.275.020.149.26010.818.11.70.3349.06.5
1978- 8- 202-TEX
 
21Dan PasquaofL25113318427471174202409912137.233.319.421.74013425362.281.188.308.32311.127.42.54.718.733.8
1982- 3-  76-NYA
 
18Claudell WashingtonofL321023124287170944101275400023.279.336.420.75613126339.313.141.256.3318.015.92.02.734.729.9    
6Rick CeronecR33113284286912142301304645408.243.320.335.6559517327.273.092.194.2969.214.11.51.271.024.6
1975- 1-   7-CLE
 
20Bob MeachamssB2677203285511152165193363102.271.349.409.7588317232.301.138.236.3388.214.21.72.240.630.9
1981- 1-   8-SLN
 
34Mike EaslerdhL366516713476042110143210204.281.337.389.7266510184.323.108.198.3227.617.42.32.241.821.3
1969-14- 314-HOU
 
33Ron KittledhR2959159214450122801103610314.277.318.535.8538517173.281.258.314.3595.820.83.66.913.338.6
1977-   UDFA-LAN
 
28Henry CottoofR266814921351005204263510007.235.269.403.6726015156.275.168.221.2923.922.45.83.229.842.9
1980-   UDFA-CHN
 
12Joel SkinnercR2664139919403140084614209.137.187.230.417327154.174.093.151.1885.229.95.82.046.336.8
1979-37- 842-PIT
 
27Mark SalascL265011513234031200101731102.200.279.313.592367130.208.113.200.2697.713.11.72.338.330.4
1979-18- 448-SLN
 
57Juan Bonilla2bR3223556143013005603002.255.317.364.68120463.271.109.200.3047.99.51.21.655.028.6
1977-24- 606-NYA
 
39Roberto KellyofR222352121430179351501100.269.328.385.71320459.351.116.327.3158.525.43.01.752.028.6
1982-   UDFA-NYA
 
11Lenn Sakata3bR3319455120124012410002.267.313.444.75720348.256.177.200.3294.28.32.04.222.525.0
1975- 1-  10-MIL
 
46Jerry Royster3bR3418421152004214401003.357.413.405.81817247.395.048.167.3698.58.51.00.00.013.3    
17,29Paul Zuvella2b-ssR281434260000000402001.176.176.176.3526036.200.000.000.1580.011.10.00.00.00.0
1980-15- 367-ATL
 
54Jay BuhnerofR22722052001001600001.227.261.318.5797223.313.091.136.2574.426.16.00.00.040.0
1984- 2-  36-PIT
 
29Randy VelardessR24822140001000600001.182.182.182.3644022.250.000.000.1630.027.30.00.00.00.0
1985-19- 475-CHA
 
53Orestes Destrade1b-dhB25919550001005500001.263.417.263.6805024.357.000.263.33420.820.81.00.00.00.0
1980-23- 589-CAL
 
36Jeff Moronko3b-ssR27711010000000210000.091.167.091.2581012.111.000.000.1360.016.70.00.00.00.0
1980- 6- 140-CLE
 
61Phil LombardicR2458010000000200000.125.125.125.250108.167.000.000.1120.025.00.00.00.00.0
1981- 3-  77-NYA
 
27Keith Hughesrf-lfL2344000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1981-   UDFA-PHI
 
Batting Totals: (27 players)16255117881445239161967491054360494928383837150.262.336.418.75423044516219.284.418.277.0009.715.31.63.228.131.2 

1987 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraft
25Tommy JohnL44STMLB1364.03333303100187.221295841247639061.3810.170.582.253.021.344.56.6843.88  
26Rick RhodenR34STMLB16103.86302914010181.2184847822611079131.359.121.093.025.301.754.16.6154.32
1971- 1-  20-LAN
41Charles HudsonR28S/RMLB1173.613516196270154.2137636219571005031.267.971.113.325.821.753.67.6114.34
1981-12- 305-PHI
45Dennis RasmussenL28STMLB974.75262512000146.014578773155896041.378.941.913.395.491.624.81.5635.62
1980- 1-  17-CAL
49Ron GuidryL36S/RMLB583.67221752020117.211150481438963111.278.491.072.917.342.533.82.3853.78
1971- 3-  67-NYA
19Dave RighettiL28CLMLB863.516006000543195.0954537944771321.469.000.854.177.291.754.26.5713.93
1977- 1-   9-TEX
43Tim StoddardR34RelMLB433.50570570023892.28338361330783001.238.061.262.917.582.603.69.5713.98
1975- 2-  44-CHA
29,38Pat ClementsL25RelMLB334.95550550020780.0914544430368231.5110.240.453.384.051.205.06.5003.86
1983- 4- 103-CAL
39Joe NiekroR42STMLB343.55880100050.2402520419300001.187.110.713.375.331.584.44.4293.84
1966- 7-  84-CLE
45Bill GullicksonR28STMLB424.88880100048.0462926711280001.198.631.312.065.252.555.44.6674.29
1977- 1-   2-MON
35Steve TroutL29S/RMLB046.601495002046.1513634437279011.919.910.787.195.240.736.99.0005.29
1976- 1-   8-CHA
51,54Cecilio GuanteR27RelMLB325.7323023009144.0423028820463011.418.591.644.099.412.306.14.6004.58
1979-   UDFA-PIT
29Bob ShirleyL33RelMLB104.5012111006034.0362017416120001.539.531.064.243.180.755.291.0005.11
1976- 1-   8-SDN
35Bob TewksburyR26S/RMLB146.75862001033.147262557120011.6312.691.351.893.241.717.02.2004.82
1981-19- 493-NYA
46Rich BordiR28RelMLB317.6416115006033.0422828712230101.6411.451.913.276.271.927.64.7505.33
1980- 3-  56-OAK
48Neil AllenR29RelMLB013.65817004024.2231210210160001.368.390.733.655.841.604.38.0003.84
1976-11- 253-NYN
56Al LeiterL21STMLB226.35440000022.2241616215284001.769.530.795.9611.121.876.35.5003.53
1984- 2-  50-NYA
47Pete FilsonL28S/RMLB103.27725003022.02610829100011.5910.640.823.684.091.114.091.0004.51
1979- 9- 233-NYA
36,54Brad ArnsbergR23S/RMLB135.59624002019.1221212513141001.8310.242.336.056.521.085.59.2506.80
1983- 1-   6-CAL
29Al HollandL34RelMLB0014.2130300006.1910101950002.9512.791.4212.797.110.5614.21.0007.61
1975- 4-  81-SDN
64Bill FultonR23RelMLB1011.5730300104.29664120012.3817.367.711.933.862.0011.571.00014.44
1983- 1-  25-BAL
6Rick CeroneR33RelMLB000.0020200202.00000110100.500.000.004.504.501.000.00.0003.37
1975- 1-   7-CLE
Pitching Totals: (22 players)89734.391621622781931434714481475758706179542900619271.399.171.113.375.591.664.71.549

1987 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PDave Righetti28MLBp60-953121016.9380.250.16---60100.037.0Fielding by Day
PTim Stoddard34MLBp57-92881017.9410.280.17---57100.035.2Fielding by Day
PPat Clements25MLBp55-8051502201.0000.360.25---55100.034.0Fielding by Day
PCharles Hudson28MLBp35-15491401231.0000.660.15---35100.021.6Fielding by Day
PTommy John44MLBp33-1874315140.8751.060.19---33100.020.4Fielding by Day
PRick Rhoden34MLBp30-18114241239.9741.270.21---30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PDennis Rasmussen28MLBp26-1466221029.9661.080.19---26100.016.0Fielding by Day
PCecilio Guante27MLBp23-4412104.7500.130.07---23100.014.2Fielding by Day
PRon Guidry36MLBp22-11741401181.0000.820.15---22100.013.6Fielding by Day
PRich Bordi28MLBp16-3321104.7500.190.09---16100.09.9Fielding by Day
PSteve Trout29MLBp14-465600111.0000.790.24---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PBob Shirley33MLBp12-34130041.0000.330.12---12100.07.4Fielding by Day
PJoe Niekro42MLBp8-50551011.9091.250.20---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PBill Gullickson28MLBp8-48250071.0000.880.15---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PBob Tewksbury26MLBp8-33350181.0001.000.24---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PNeil Allen29MLBp8-24120031.0000.380.13---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PPete Filson28MLBp7-22170081.0001.140.36---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PBrad Arnsberg23MLBp6-19150061.0001.000.32---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PAl Leiter21MLBp4-22020021.0000.500.09---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PAl Holland34MLBp3-6010011.0000.330.17---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PBill Fulton23MLBp3-4010011.0000.330.25---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PRick Cerone33MLBc2-2000000.000.00---1131.81.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CRick Cerone33MLBc111--5383816577.9985.190.0055331311398.268.5Fielding by Day
CJoel Skinner26MLBc64--2321842254.9843.910.003617164100.039.5Fielding by Day
CMark Salas26MLBc41--17213001851.0004.510.00221285082.025.3Fielding by Day
CPhil Lombardi24MLBc-of3--710081.0002.670.0011-560.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BDon Mattingly26MLB1b140--12399151221335.9969.500.00---14199.386.4Fielding by Day
1BGary Ward33MLBof15--11880111261.0008.400.00---14610.39.3Fielding by Day
1BDan Pasqua25MLBrf-lf12--82802901.0007.500.00---11310.67.4Fielding by Day
1BOrestes Destrade25MLB1b3--20102211.0007.000.00---933.31.9Fielding by Day
1BRick Cerone33MLBc2--400041.0002.000.00---1131.81.2Fielding by Day
1BMike Pagliarulo27MLB3b1--100011.0001.000.00---1500.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BWillie Randolph32MLB2b119--2863381289636.9815.240.00---12099.273.5Fielding by Day
2BBob Meacham26MLBss25--405721199.9803.880.00---7732.515.4Fielding by Day
2BJuan Bonilla32MLB2b22--404331086.9653.770.00---2395.713.6Fielding by Day
2BPaul Zuvella28MLBss-2b7--171805351.0005.000.00---1450.04.3Fielding by Day
2BLenn Sakata33MLB2b-ss6--5703121.0002.000.00---1931.63.7Fielding by Day
2BJerry Royster34MLB3b-2b1--5601111.00011.000.00---185.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BMike Pagliarulo27MLB3b147--962971735410.9592.670.00---15098.090.7Fielding by Day
3BJerry Royster34MLB3b-2b13--4162222.9091.540.00---1872.28.0Fielding by Day
3BLenn Sakata33MLB2b-ss12--3232128.9292.170.00---1963.27.4Fielding by Day
3BJeff Moronko27MLB3b-ss3--170081.0002.670.00---742.91.9Fielding by Day
3BWayne Tolleson31MLBss-2b3--050251.0001.670.00---1212.51.9Fielding by Day
3BPaul Zuvella28MLBss-2b1--000000.000.00---147.10.6Fielding by Day
3BJuan Bonilla32MLB2b1--010011.0001.000.00---234.30.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSWayne Tolleson31MLBss-2b119--1623211564498.9704.060.00---12198.373.5Fielding by Day
SSBob Meacham26MLBss56--70127825205.9613.520.00---7772.734.6Fielding by Day
SSRandy Velarde24MLB2b-3b8--8202330.9333.500.00---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
SSPaul Zuvella28MLBss-2b6--3700101.0001.670.00---1442.93.7Fielding by Day
SSJeff Moronko27MLB3b-ss2--020121.0001.000.00---728.61.2Fielding by Day
SSJerry Royster34MLB3b-2b1--160171.0007.000.00---185.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFDave Winfield35MLBrf145--253631262.9891.790.00---15692.989.5Fielding by Day
OFGary Ward33MLBof94--200230205.9852.150.00---14664.458.0Fielding by Day
OFDan Pasqua25MLBrf-lf74--132220136.9851.810.00---11365.545.7Fielding by Day
OFClaudell Washington32MLBof72--166321171.9882.350.00---10270.644.4Fielding by Day
OFRickey Henderson28MLBlf-of69--189341196.9802.780.00---9572.642.6Fielding by Day
OFHenry Cotto26MLBcf-lf57--8921092.9891.600.00---6883.835.2Fielding by Day
OFRoberto Kelly22MLBcf-lf17--4202044.9552.470.00---2373.910.5Fielding by Day
OFMike Easler36MLBof15--24100251.0001.670.00---6523.19.3Fielding by Day
OFJay Buhner22MLBrf7--11101121.0001.710.00---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
OFRon Kittle29MLBof-1b2--410051.0002.500.00---593.41.2Fielding by Day
OFJeff Moronko27MLB3b-ss2--000000.000.00---728.61.2Fielding by Day
OFMark Salas26MLBc1--000000.000.00---502.00.6Fielding by Day
OFJerry Royster34MLB3b-2b1--000000.000.00---185.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHRon Kittle29MLBof-1b49--000000.000.00---5983.130.2Fielding by Day
DHGary Ward33MLBof36--000000.000.00---14624.722.2Fielding by Day
DHMike Easler36MLBof32--000000.000.00---6549.219.8Fielding by Day
DHRickey Henderson28MLBlf-of24--000000.000.00---9525.314.8Fielding by Day
DHDan Pasqua25MLBrf-lf20--000000.000.00---11317.712.3Fielding by Day
DHClaudell Washington32MLBof13--000000.000.00---10212.78.0Fielding by Day
DHDave Winfield35MLBrf8--000000.000.00---1565.14.9Fielding by Day
DHMark Salas26MLBc4--000000.000.00---508.02.5Fielding by Day
DHRoberto Kelly22MLBcf-lf2--000000.000.00---238.71.2Fielding by Day
DHOrestes Destrade25MLB1b2--000000.000.00---922.21.2Fielding by Day
DHWillie Randolph32MLB2b1--000000.000.00---1200.80.6Fielding by Day
DHJuan Bonilla32MLB2b1--000000.000.00---234.30.6Fielding by Day
DHBob Meacham26MLBss1--000000.000.00---771.30.6Fielding by Day
DHDon Mattingly26MLB1b1--000000.000.00---1410.70.6Fielding by Day

1987 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Mark ConnorPitching Coach1949-05-27 38Brooklyn,New York --
1971-22- 527-MIN
P
Joe DiCarloScout -- --   SCOUT
Mike FerraroThird Base Coach1944-08-18 42Kingston,New York MLB1962-19721966-1972   3B
Jack GillisScout -- --   COACH
Ken HarrelsonBroadcaster1941-09-04 45Woodruff,South Carolina MLB1963-19711963-1971   1B-OF
Don LindebergScout -- --   SCOUT
Mickey MantleBroadcaster1931-10-20 55Spavinaw,Oklahoma MLB1951-19681951-1968   OF
Billy MartinBroadcaster1928-05-16 59Berkeley,California MLB1950-19611950-1961   2B
Stump MerrillFirst Base Coach1944-02-15 43Brunswick,Maine --
1966- 2-  26-BAL
C
Lou PiniellaManager1943-08-28 43Tampa,Florida MLB1963-19841964-1984   OF
Phil RizzutoBroadcaster1917-09-25 69Brooklyn,New York MLB1941-19561941-1956   SS
Joe RobinsonScout -- --   SCOUT
Dick TidrowSpecial Assignment Scout1947-05-14 40San Francisco,California MLB1967-19841972-1984
1967- 4-  76-CLE
P
Jeff TorborgBullpen Coach1941-11-26 45Montclair,New Jersey MLB1963-19731964-1973   C
Jay WardHitting Coach1938-09-09 48Brookfield,Missouri MLB1963-19701963-1970   2B-3B
Bill WhiteBroadcaster1934-01-28 53Lakewood,Florida MLB1956-19691956-1969   1B
Stan WilliamsAssistant Coach1936-09-14 50Enfield,New Hampshire MLB1958-19721958-1972   P
Matt WintersRoving Pitching Instructor1960-03-18 27Buffalo,New York MLB1978-19891989-1989
1978- 1-  24-NYA
RF
Woody WoodwardGeneral Manager1942-09-23 44Miami,Florida MLB1963-19711963-1971   SS-2B