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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
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
48Neil AllenPMLB6-2190RightRight1/24/195829Kansas City,Kansas197611253NYN

36,54Brad ArnsbergPMLB6-4215RightRight8/20/196323Seattle,Washington198316CAL
57Juan Bonilla2BMLB5-9170RightRight2/12/195532Santurce,Puerto Rico197724606NYA
46Rich BordiPMLB6-7220RightRight4/18/195928San Francisco,California1980356OAK
54Jay BuhnerRFMLB6-3215RightRight8/13/196422Louisville,Kentucky1984236PIT
6Rick CeroneCMLB5-11185RightRight5/19/195433Newark,New Jersey197517CLE
29,38Pat ClementsPMLB6-0175RightLeft2/2/196225McCloud,California19834103CAL
28Henry CottoCF-LFMLB6-2178RightRight1/5/196126New York,New York1980UDFA CHN
53Orestes Destrade1BMLB6-4210BothRight5/8/196225Santiago,Cuba198023589CAL
34Mike EaslerOFMLB6-1196LeftRight11/29/195036Cleveland,Ohio196914312HOU
47Pete FilsonPMLB6-2195BothLeft9/28/195828Darby,Pennsylvania19799233NYA
64Bill FultonPMLB6-3195RightRight10/22/196323Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania1983125BAL
51,54Cecilio GuantePMLB6-3205RightRight2/1/196027Villa Mella,Dominican Republic1980UDFA PIT
49Ron GuidryPMLB5-11160LeftLeft8/28/195036Lafayette,Louisiana1971365NYA
45Bill GullicksonPMLB6-3215RightRight2/20/195928Marshall,Minnesota197712MON
24Rickey HendersonLF-OFMLB5-10190RightLeft12/25/195828Chicago,Illinois1976496OAK
29Al HollandPMLB5-11207RightLeft8/16/195234Roanoke,Virginia1975481SDN
41Charles HudsonPMLB6-3185BothRight3/16/195928Ennis,Texas198112305PHI
27Keith HughesRF-LFMLB6-3210LeftLeft9/12/196323Bryn Mawr,Pennsylvania1982UDFA PHI
25Tommy JohnPMLB6-3185RightLeft5/22/194344Terre Haute,Indiana1961UDFA CLE
39Roberto KellyCF-LFMLB6-2198RightRight10/1/196422Panama City,Panama1982UDFA NYA
33Ron KittleOF-1BMLB6-4220RightRight1/5/195829Gary,Indiana1977UDFA LAN
56Al LeiterPMLB6-3220LeftLeft10/23/196521Toms River,New Jersey1984250NYA
61Phil LombardiC-OFMLB6-2200RightRight2/20/196324Abilene,Texas1981377NYA
23Don Mattingly1BMLB5-11185LeftLeft4/20/196126Evansville,Indiana197919493NYA
20Bob MeachamSSMLB6-1180BothRight8/25/196026Los Angeles,California198118SLN
36Jeff Moronko3B-SSMLB6-2190RightRight8/17/195927Houston,Texas19806140CLE
39Joe NiekroPMLB6-1190RightRight11/7/194442Martins Ferry,Ohio1966784CLE
13Mike Pagliarulo3BMLB6-2195LeftRight3/15/196027Medford,Massachusetts19816155NYA
21Dan PasquaRF-LFMLB6-0205LeftLeft10/17/196125Harrington Park,New Jersey1982376NYA
30Willie Randolph2BMLB5-11171RightRight7/6/195432Holly Hill,South Carolina19727167PIT
45Dennis RasmussenPMLB6-7225LeftLeft4/18/195928Los Angeles,California1980117CAL
26Rick RhodenPMLB6-4203RightRight5/16/195334Boynton Beach,Florida1971120LAN
19Dave RighettiPMLB6-4210LeftLeft11/28/195828San Jose,California197719TEX
46Jerry Royster3B-2BMLB6-0165RightRight10/18/195234Sacramento,California1970UDFA LAN
11Lenn Sakata2B-SSMLB5-9160RightRight6/8/195433Honolulu,Hawaii1975110MIL
27Mark SalasCMLB6-0205LeftRight3/8/196126Montebello,California197918448SLN
29Bob ShirleyPMLB5-11185RightLeft6/25/195433Cushing,Oklahoma197618SDN
12Joel SkinnerCMLB6-4204RightRight2/21/196126La Jolla,California197937842PIT
43Tim StoddardPMLB6-7250RightRight1/24/195334East Chicago,Indiana1975244CHA
35Bob TewksburyPMLB6-4206RightRight11/30/196026Concord,New Hampshire198119493NYA
2Wayne TollesonSS-2BMLB5-9160BothRight9/22/195531Spartanburg,South Carolina19788202TEX
35Steve TroutPMLB6-4195LeftLeft7/30/195729Detroit,Michigan197618CHA
29Randy Velarde2B-3BMLB6-0200RightRight11/24/196224Midland,Texas198519475CHA
22Gary WardOFMLB6-2202RightRight12/6/195333Los Angeles,California1972UDFA MIN
18Claudell WashingtonOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft8/31/195432Los Angeles,California1972UDFA OAK
31Dave WinfieldRFMLB6-6220RightRight10/3/195135St. Paul,Minnesota197314SDN
17,29Paul ZuvellaSS-2BMLB6-0178RightRight10/31/195828San Mateo,California198015367ATL
Team PersonnelPosition 
Mark ConnorPitching Coach 
Joe DiCarloScout 
Mike FerraroThird Base Coach 
Jack GillisScout 
Hank GreenwaldBroadcaster 
Ken HarrelsonBroadcaster 
Mickey MantleBroadcaster 
Billy MartinBroadcaster 
Stump MerrillFirst Base Coach 
Lou PiniellaManager 
Phil RizzutoBroadcaster 
Joe RobinsonScout 
Spencer RossBroadcaster 
Jeff TorborgBullpen Coach 
Jay WardHitting Coach 
Bill WhiteBroadcaster 
Stan WilliamsAssistant Coach 
Matt WintersRoving Pitching Instructor 
Woody WoodwardGeneral Manager 


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