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1987 ATLANTA BRAVES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Atlanta,GA
Team Record:  69-92   .429
Result:   5th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Chuck Tanner
General Manager:   Bobby Cox
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance:  1,217,402
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs: Season in progress

Atlanta Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Phil Niekro (48)
Youngest Player:  Tom Glavine (21)
Longest Tenure:  Dale Murphy (12)
Top Hitter:  Dale Murphy (2)
Top Pitcher:  Zane Smith (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Derek Lilliquist (#6)

Roster Continuity:  71.86%
Top Prospect:   Jeff Blauser
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
SF Giants9072.556--
Cincinnati8478.5196.0
Houston7686.46914.0
LA Dodgers7389.45117.0
Atlanta6992.42920.5
San Diego6597.40125.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
3Dale Murphyof2311974-1-5MLB159566115167271441051661151367290511.295.417.58010003286934211409.0.315
28Gerald Perry1b42261978-11-261MLB14253377144352127442164863113518.270.329.4110219590431794.9.285
24Ken Oberkfell3b-2b5431UDFA: 1975MLB13550859142292348334829255313.280.342.3620184566390725.0.290
10Dion Jameslf-cf23241980-1-25MLB134494801543761061108706322538.312.397.47202335743641037.7.340
17Glenn Hubbard2b29291975-20-473MLB141443691173325381177576174311.264.378.3810169533345745.8.292
9Ozzie Virgilc44301976-6-137MLB123429571061312772014781742118.247.331.4710202486345675.2.245
22Ken Griffeyof81371969-29-680MLB1223996511424114644746541111412.286.358.4560182451309685.9.299
14Andres Thomasss-23UDFA: 1982MLB82324297511053965145020307.231.268.3120101343264242.5.260
1Albert Hallcf-of79281977-6-134MLB9229254832043243310383623415.284.369.4110120337229526.2.315
16Rafael Ramirezss-29UDFA: 1976MLB5617922471201216381620413.263.300.346062194143213.9.282
19Graig Nettles3b-421965-4-74MLB11217716378153310222504026.209.294.350062201148193.5.215
23Ted Simmonsc-1b-371967-1-10MLB7317720498043011212305024.277.350.390069200135265.2.296
32Jeff Blauserss-211984-1-8MLB5116511406321573183431104.242.328.352058187133204.0.295
15Gary Roenickeof-321973-1-8MLB6715125338092800322310034.219.353.450068187125286.1.197
20Bruce Benedictc-311976-5-99MLB3795414101501171500202.147.277.1890181148641.3.165
5Ron Gantlf-cf-221983-4-100MLB218392240294211100113.265.271.386032866883.3.282
34Zane Smithp45261982-3-63MLB4176610110610314101400.132.175.171013948010.2.161
42Rick Mahlerp-33UDFA: 1975MLB406541140050021900701.169.194.231015746210.4.239
46David Palmerp96291976-21-489MLB28484610150011500801.125.143.2080105751-1-0.4.156
12Paul Runge3b-2b-291979-9-212MLB274791010380151000201.213.288.426020544163.7.206
33Doyle Alexanderp-361968-9-185MLB16351100010001310600.029.056.029014240-4-2.5.045
45Charlie Puleop-32UDFA: 1978MLB36283500110011300601.179.207.28608353000.2.286
37Randy O'Nealp-261981-1-15MLB1719420001001400100.105.150.105022118-1-1.0.133
47Tom Glavinep-211984-2-47MLB916020001001400000.125.176.1250217140-0.8.167
49Jeff Dedmonp-271980-1-8MLB5316241000001300300.250.294.31205201523.0.308
38Jim Ackerp-281980-1-21MLB6814130001001800000.214.267.2140315110-0.1.500
25Pete Smithp-211984-1-21MLB611010000000100100.091.091.091011211-1-1.3.100
43Kevin Coffmanp-221983-11-282MLB510010000001500000.100.182.10001119-1-1.8.200
6Darryl Motleyof-271978-2-51MLB68000001000100000.000.000.0000088--.000
25Larry McWilliamsp-331974-1-6MLB95010000000200000.200.200.20001540-0.5.333
26Gene Garberp-391965-20-382MLB494000000001200000.000.200.00000540-2.1.000
30Paul Assenmacherp-26UDFA: 1983MLB524100000001200200.000.200.00000760-1.0.000
18Trench Davisof-26UDFA: 1980MLB63000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
48Marty Claryp-251983-3-74MLB71000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
36Chuck Caryp-271981-7-172MLB131000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
11Terry Bellc-241983-1-17MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
35Phil Niekrop-48UDFA: 1959MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
31Ed Olwinep-291976-21-488MLB270000000000000100.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (38 players)16154287471401284241526961356864183438828634133.258.339.4037422189622743488025.279

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
34Zane Smith9261982-3-63MLB15104.0936369300242.02451301101991130511.399.110.713.384.830.70.2921.34
42Rick Mahler5433UDFA: 1975MLB8134.9839283110197.0212118109248595521.519.691.103.884.340.89.2981.37
46David Palmer-291976-21-489MLB8114.9028280000152.116994831764111501.539.981.003.786.560.58.3211.46
45Charlie Puleo-32UDFA: 1978MLB684.2335161020123.11226358114099011.318.900.802.927.220.40.3130.72
33Doyle Alexander-361968-9-185MLB5104.1316163000117.21155754212764201.218.801.612.074.900.42.2590.67
38Jim Acker44281980-1-21MLB494.16680004114114.21095753115168101.408.560.864.005.340.75.2791.43
49Jeff Dedmon-271980-1-8MLB343.915330014489.282463984240211.388.230.804.224.011.05.2591.40
26Gene Garber58391965-20-382MLB8104.4149000431069.187393472848401.6611.290.913.636.230.58.3561.42
37Randy O'Neal-261981-1-15MLB425.611610002061.0794138122433901.6911.661.773.544.870.73.3271.40
30Paul Assenmacher-26UDFA: 1983MLB115.105200010254.258413182439001.509.551.323.956.420.62.2840.88
47Tom Glavine-211984-2-47MLB245.5499000050.155343153320111.759.830.895.903.581.65.2911.06
25Pete Smith-211984-1-21MLB124.8366000031.239211731411311.6711.080.853.983.131.27.3190.72
43Kevin Coffman-221983-11-282MLB234.6255000025.131141322214112.0911.010.717.824.971.57.3491.34
31Ed Olwine-291976-21-488MLB015.01270009123.12516134812101.419.641.543.094.630.67.2730.92
25Larry McWilliams-331974-1-6MLB015.7592004020.12515132713101.5711.070.893.105.750.54.3381.00
37Joe Boever-26UDFA: 1982MLB107.361400010018.129151541218102.2414.241.965.898.840.67.4390.71
36Chuck Cary-271981-7-172MLB113.78130006116.217773415101.269.181.622.168.100.27.3040.96
48Marty Clary-251983-3-74MLB016.1471002014.2201310247001.6412.271.232.454.300.57.3461.19
35Phil Niekro-48UDFA: 1959MLB0015.001100003.0655060004.0018.000.0018.000.00--.4290.27
29Steve Ziem-251983-8-204MLB017.712000102.1432010012.1415.430.003.860.00--.3640.75
Totals: (38 players)69924.63161161164145321,42815298297351525878374291.439.641.033.705.280.70.303 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ozzie VirgilC12265474812.9890.00 
Bruce BenedictC351652123.9890.00 
Ted SimmonsC15641011.9870.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gerald Perry1B13612887214118.9900.00 
Ted Simmons1B2821623424.9840.00 
Gary Roenicke1B9507081.0000.00 
Graig Nettles1B64910071.0000.00 
Ken Griffey1B324112.9620.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Glenn Hubbard2B13928447811114.9860.00 
Ron Gant2B204559317.9720.00 
Ken Oberkfell2B111317031.0000.00 
Paul Runge2B224011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Oberkfell3B12676248720.9790.00 
Graig Nettles3B40124636.9510.00 
Rafael Ramirez3B1271113.9470.00 
Paul Runge3B1091523.9230.00 
Ted Simmons3B222001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Andres ThomasSS811282762056.9530.00 
Jeff BlauserSS5065166928.9620.00 
Rafael RamirezSS385999930.9460.00 
Paul RungeSS948011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dale MurphyOF1593251481.9770.00 
Dion JamesOF126262411.9960.00 
Ken GriffeyOF107181711.9950.00 
Albert HallOF69148531.9810.00 
Gary RoenickeOF4460020.9680.00 
Gerald PerryOF790001.0000.00 
Darryl MotleyOF220001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim AckerP68114623021.0002.29 
Jeff DedmonP53891017011.0002.72 
Paul AssenmacherP525423001.0000.83 
Gene GarberP496941912.9583.00 
Rick MahlerP39197134212.9822.51 
Zane SmithP362421543041.0002.16 
Charlie PuleoP35123610001.0001.17 
David PalmerP2815292512.9712.01 
Ed OlwineP27230310.7501.17 
Doyle AlexanderP16117610011.0001.23 
Randy O'NealP1661415011.0002.80 
Joe BoeverP141802001.0000.99 
Chuck CaryP131613001.0002.22 
Tom GlavineP95011310.9332.51 
Larry McWilliamsP92013011.0001.79 
Marty ClaryP71402001.0001.27 
Pete SmithP6311210.7500.87 
Kevin CoffmanP52519011.0003.59 
Steve ZiemP220000.0000.00 
Phil NiekroP130000.0000.00 


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