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1987 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  81-81   .500
Result:   3rd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Tony LaRussa
General Manager:   Sandy Alderson
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  1,678,921
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Reggie Jackson (41)
Youngest Player:  Jose Rijo (22)
Longest Tenure:  Dwayne Murphy (10)
Top Hitter:  Mark McGwire (8)
Top Pitcher:  Dave Stewart (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Lee Tinsley (#11)

Roster Continuity:  71.59%
Top Prospect:   Terry Steinbach
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Minnesota8577.525--
KC Royals8379.5122.0
Oakland8181.5004.0
Seattle7884.4817.0
Chi White Sox7785.4758.0
Texas7587.46310.0
California7587.46310.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
33Jose Canseco+rf-lf17221982-15-391MLB159630811623533111315350157220916.257.310.470780.333296691496945.1.290
25Mark McGwire+1b8231984-1-10MLB1515579716128449118117113158086.289.370.618987.4113446414111348.8.291
4Carney Lansford+3b31301975-3-49MLB1515548916027419762786044911539.289.366.455821.3552526314191066.9.285
3Alfredo Griffin+ss7529UDFA: 1974MLB1444946913023536026132841421039.263.306.348654.290172539399594.0.280
16Mike Davis+of95281977-13-330MLB1394946913132122721974294154613.265.320.468788.336231547393785.4.284
22Luis Polonia+lf5222UDFA: 1984MLB125435781251610449297326401114.287.335.398733.323173469323655.5.329
36Terry Steinbach+c74251983-9-215MLB122391661111631656123266923310.284.349.463812.353181438298666.0.304
2Tony Phillips+2b-lf-281978-1-10MLB1113794891200104676577601239.240.337.372709.318141441308504.4.274
44Reggie Jackson+of-411966-1-2MLB1153364274141154321339740013.220.297.402699.307135374267404.0.262
21Dwayne Murphy+of-321973-15-359MLB8221939517083544586102345.233.388.374762.34782284184345.0.279
14Tony Bernazard+2b-30UDFA: 1974MLB61214345714131944303000326.266.354.383737.33082249172325.0.295
6Mickey Tettleton+c-261981-5-118MLB8221119413082611306500523.194.292.322614.27968248181182.6.236
28Stan Javier+cf-rf-23UDFA: 1981MLB811512228312932193303602.185.276.258535.2423917613391.9.224
9Mike Gallego+2b-ss-261981-2-33MLB7212418316021401122110515.250.319.347666.30043143105133.4.284
24Steve Henderson+of-341974-5-119MLB461141433703900121901007.289.357.430787.3454912688175.2.326
11Ron Cey+3b-391968-3-53MLB4510412236041100223211014.221.359.394754.3374112886154.7.275
17Walt Weiss+ss-231985-1-11MLB16263124001122200100.462.500.6151115.485162917812.2.500
13Johnnie LeMaster+ss-331973-1-6MLB2024320001011400000.083.120.083203.10022523-2-1.8.100
14,49Rob Nelson+1b-231983-1-19MLB7241410000001200100.167.167.208375.16452521-1-0.8.333
31Brian Harper+c-271977-4-85MLB1117141003000400111.235.222.294516.2195191611.2.286
7Jerry Willard+c-27UDFA: 1980MLB76110000002100000.167.375.167542.28818513.3.200
24Alejandro Sanchez+of-28UDFA: 1978MLB23000000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
11Matt Sinatro+c-271978-2-27MLB63000000000100001.000.000.0000.000034-1-4.9.000
29Curt Young+p-271981-4-92MLB311000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (24 players)162551180614322633319976114063593105636395048113.260.333.428761--2358623843538345.2.286

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
34Dave Stewart+9301975-16-384MLB20133.6837378100261.122412110724105205116 01.267.710.833.627.060.51.2660.71
29Curt Young+17271981-4-92MLB1374.0831316000203.019410292384412423 11.178.601.681.955.500.35.2560.78
53Steve Ontiveros+-261982-2-54MLB1084.0035222161150.2141786719509744 11.278.421.132.995.790.52.2611.46
19,40Gene Nelson+-261978-30-690MLB653.9354600153123.2120585412359475 01.258.730.872.556.840.37.2870.87
43Dennis Eckersley+50321972-3-50MLB683.03542003316115.2994139111711313 01.007.700.861.328.790.15.2840.81
51Eric Plunk+-231981-4-103MLB464.7432110011295.09153508629052 21.618.620.765.878.530.69.3180.88
27,38Jose Rijo+-22UDFA: 1980MLB275.902114103082.1106675410416752 21.7911.591.094.487.320.61.3560.82
47Joaquin Andujar+-34UDFA: 1969MLB356.081313100060.263434111263203 11.479.351.633.864.750.81.2720.90
49Dennis Lamp+-341971-3-62MLB135.083650010056.27638325223641 01.7312.070.793.495.720.61.3701.46
52Dave Leiper+-251982-1-22MLB213.78450006152.14928226183330 01.288.431.033.105.680.55--1.28
30Jay Howell+59311976-31-668MLB345.8936000271644.14830296213541 01.569.741.224.267.110.60.3180.92
30Moose Haas+-311974-2-30MLB225.7599000040.2572926791300 11.6212.611.551.992.880.69.3331.03
32Greg Cadaret+-251983-11-267MLB624.54290007039.23722206243011 01.548.391.365.456.810.80.2790.87
41Storm Davis+-25UDFA: 1987MLB113.2655000030.12813113112820 01.298.310.893.268.310.39--0.71
12,27Rick Rodriguez+-261981-2-41MLB102.961500011024.13288115901 01.9311.840.375.553.331.67.3651.45
40Rick Honeycutt+-331976-17-405MLB145.3274001023.2251714391010 11.449.511.143.423.800.90--0.70
23Chris Codiroli+-291978-1-11MLB028.7433000011.112111118421 01.769.530.796.353.182.00.2821.00
37Bill Caudill+-301974-8-181MLB009.006000518.0108831800 01.3811.253.381.139.000.13.3040.44
38Dave Otto+-221985-2-39MLB009.003000306.076611300 01.3310.501.501.504.500.33.3161.43
57Dave Von Ohlen+-281976-17-397MLB007.504000306.0105511300 01.8315.001.501.504.500.33.4291.00
32Bill Krueger+-29UDFA: 1980MLB039.539000105.297608200 13.0014.290.0012.713.184.00.3910.77
46Gary Lavelle+-381967-20-396MLB008.316000204.144403600 01.628.310.006.2312.460.50--3.00
Totals: (24 players)81814.40162162182144401,4461442789706199531104252--101.408.981.103.316.490.51.317 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Terry SteinbachC10764040106.9860.00 
Mickey TettletonC804332861.9870.00 
Matt SinatroC640001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mark McGwire1B1451173901091.9920.00 
Carney Lansford1B17589051.0000.00 
Ron Cey1B755113.9820.00 
Rob Nelson1B7491126.9680.00 
Stan Javier1B638211.9760.00 
Dwayne Murphy1B120001.0000.00 
Terry Steinbach1B110001.0000.00 
Mickey Tettleton1B121001.0000.00 
Jerry Willard1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony Phillips2B871602601140.9740.00 
Tony Bernazard2B59901351122.9530.00 
Mike Gallego2B314973422.9680.00 
Johnnie LeMaster2B581311.9550.00 
Alfredo Griffin2B153011.0000.00 
Dwayne Murphy2B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Carney Lansford3B14298249715.9800.00 
Mike Gallego3B24524011.0000.00 
Tony Phillips3B1132024.9200.00 
Terry Steinbach3B1014001.0000.00 
Johnnie LeMaster3B826021.0000.00 
Mark McGwire3B821130.8120.00 
Ron Cey3B313011.0000.00 
Jerry Willard3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Alfredo GriffinSS1372453862472.9630.00 
Mike GallegoSS17212546.9200.00 
Walt WeissSS1183014.9740.00 
Tony PhillipsSS9141913.9710.00 
Johnnie LeMasterSS745021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jose CansecoOF1302631273.9750.00 
Mike DavisOF1242103131.9420.00 
Luis PoloniaOF104235251.9790.00 
Dwayne MurphyOF79185130.9840.00 
Stan JavierOF71111323.9830.00 
Steve HendersonOF3133020.9430.00 
Reggie JacksonOF20300001.0000.00 
Mark McGwireOF310001.0000.00 
Tony PhillipsOF220001.0000.00 
Brian HarperOF10000.0000.00 
Alejandro SanchezOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dennis EckersleyP5411541310.9441.33 
Gene NelsonP5412381320.9131.53 
Dave LeiperP455251211.9442.94 
Dave StewartP37261182010.9741.31 
Jay HowellP36443410.8751.43 
Dennis LampP365619001.0001.60 
Steve OntiverosP35150142910.9772.58 
Eric PlunkP329519001.0000.95 
Curt YoungP31203152812.9771.91 
Greg CadaretP293966011.0002.76 
Jose RijoP2182101010.9522.19 
Rick RodriguezP152426011.0002.99 
Joaquin AndujarP136011121.8571.79 
Moose HaasP94025001.0001.57 
Bill KruegerP950000.0000.00 
Rick HoneycuttP72313001.0001.55 
Bill CaudillP680000.0000.00 
Gary LavelleP640000.0000.00 
Storm DavisP53010001.0000.30 
Dave Von OhlenP460000.0000.00 
Chris CodiroliP31111001.0001.62 
Dave OttoP3610001.0001.50 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Reggie JacksonDH79.0000.00 
Jose CansecoDH30.0000.00 
Ron CeyDH30.0000.00 
Luis PoloniaDH18.0000.00 
Mike DavisDH14.0000.00 
Steve HendersonDH9.0000.00 
Terry SteinbachDH8.0000.00 
Brian HarperDH7.0000.00 
Carney LansfordDH4.0000.00 
Tony BernazardDH3.0000.00 
Jerry WillardDH3.0000.00 
Walt WeissDH2.0000.00 
Stan JavierDH1.0000.00 
Johnnie LeMasterDH1.0000.00 
Gene NelsonDH1.0000.00 
Tony PhillipsDH1.0000.00 
Alejandro SanchezDH1.0000.00 
Mickey TettletonDH1.0000.00 


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