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1987 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  89-73   .549
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Lou Piniella
General Manager:   Woody Woodward
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  2,427,672
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tommy John (44)
Youngest Player:  Al Leiter (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ron Guidry (13)
Top Hitter:  Don Mattingly (5)
Top Pitcher:  Tommy John (26)
Top Draft Pick:  Bill DaCosta (#81)

Roster Continuity:  71.83%
Top Prospect:   Jay Buhner
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Detroit9864.605--
Toronto9666.5932.0
Milwaukee9171.5627.0
NY Yankees8973.5499.0
Boston7884.48120.0
Baltimore6795.41431.0
Cleveland61101.37737.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Don Mattingly1B26$ 1,975,000  6 
Dave WinfieldRF35$ 1,911,714  9 
Rickey HendersonLF-OF28$ 1,670,000  16 
Bill GullicksonP28$ 900,000  81 
Willie Randolph2B32$ 900,000  83 
Steve TroutP29$ 890,000  86 
Ron GuidryP36$ 850,000  93 
Dave RighettiP28$ 800,000   
Tim StoddardP34$ 775,000   
Mike EaslerOF36$ 700,000   
Gary WardOF33$ 633,000   
Rick RhodenP34$ 600,000   
Claudell WashingtonOF32$ 480,000   
Ron KittleOF-1B29$ 425,000   
Cecilio GuanteP27$ 405,000   
Al HollandP34$ 400,000   
Wayne TollesonSS-2B31$ 385,000   
Tommy JohnP44$ 350,000   
Charles HudsonP28$ 305,000   
Jerry Royster3B-2B34$ 260,000   
Rick CeroneC33$ 250,000   
Neil AllenP29$ 214,615   
Pete FilsonP28$ 180,000   
Mike Pagliarulo3B27$ 175,000   
Dennis RasmussenP28$ 175,000   
Mark SalasC26$ 137,000   
Pat ClementsP25$ 125,000   
Lenn Sakata2B-SS33$ 125,000   
Dan PasquaRF-LF25$ 110,000   
Joel SkinnerC26$ 110,000   
Bob MeachamSS26$ 105,000   
Bob TewksburyP26$ 85,000   
Brad ArnsbergP23$ 68,000   
Keith HughesRF-LF23$ 62,500   
Randy Velarde2B-3B24$ 62,500   
Juan Bonilla2B32$ 60,000   
Rich BordiP28$ 60,000   
Jay BuhnerRF22$ 60,000   
Henry CottoCF-LF26$ 60,000   
Orestes Destrade1B25$ 60,000   
Bill FultonP23$ 60,000   
Roberto KellyCF-LF22$ 60,000   
Al LeiterP21$ 60,000   
Phil LombardiC-OF24$ 60,000   
Jeff Moronko3B-SS27$ 60,000   
Joe NiekroP42$ 60,000   
Bob ShirleyP33$ 60,000   
Paul ZuvellaSS-2B28$ 60,000   


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