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High-level summary of attendance totals for the 1987 season . The totals data is sourced from official published MLB attendance data while the metrics are derived from game-level Retrosheet data.
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1987 MLB Attendance Details

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  • RankTeam NameFranchiseAttendanceHome GamesAvg AttendanceHigh AttendancePayrollPay RankBallparkWLWpctRankLgRankMLBRankPlayoffs
    1St. Louis CardinalsFranchise Page3,072,1228137,92749,65200Busch Stadium II9567.586113Lost World Series (Twins)
    2New York MetsFranchise Page3,034,1298137,45851,79500Shea Stadium9270.568224dnq
    3Los Angeles DodgersFranchise Page2,797,4098134,53648,98000Dodger Stadium7389.45141022dnq
    4Toronto Blue JaysFranchise Page2,778,4298134,30247,82800Exhibition Stadium9666.593222dnq
    5California AngelsFranchise Page2,696,2998133,28862,53100Anaheim Stadium7587.46371120dnq
    6New York YankeesFranchise Page2,427,6728129,97155,61200Yankee Stadium I8973.549448dnq
    7Kansas City RoyalsFranchise Page2,392,4718129,53740,74600Royals Stadium8379.5122611dnq
    8Boston Red SoxFranchise Page2,231,5518027,89435,48600Fenway Park7884.4815915dnq
    9Cincinnati RedsFranchise Page2,185,2058126,97855,16600Riverfront Stadium8478.5192510dnq
    10Philadelphia PhilliesFranchise Page2,100,1108125,92756,82500Veterans Stadium8082.4945713dnq
    11Minnesota TwinsFranchise Page2,081,9768125,70353,10600Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome8577.525159Won World Series (Cardinals)
    12Detroit TigersFranchise Page2,061,8308125,45551,31500Tiger Stadium9864.605111Lost ALCS (Twins)
    13Chicago CubsFranchise Page2,035,1308025,43939,00800Wrigley Field7685.4726818dnq
    14San Francisco GiantsFranchise Page1,917,1688123,66952,37400Candlestick Park9072.556147Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
    15Houston AstrosFranchise Page1,909,9028123,57944,58500Astrodome7686.4693919dnq
    16Milwaukee BrewersFranchise Page1,909,2448123,57152,77000County Stadium9171.562335dnq
    17Montreal ExposFranchise Page1,850,3248122,84450,48200Olympic Stadium9171.562336dnq
    18Baltimore OriolesFranchise Page1,835,6928222,38651,65000Memorial Stadium6795.41461324dnq
    19Texas RangersFranchise Page1,763,0538121,76642,41500Arlington Stadium7587.46361221dnq
    20Oakland AthleticsFranchise Page1,678,9218120,72746,12000Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum8181.5003712dnq
    21San Diego PadresFranchise Page1,454,0618117,95150,49400Jack Murphy Stadium6597.40161225dnq
    22Atlanta BravesFranchise Page1,217,4028115,03045,67900Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium6992.42951123dnq
    23Chicago White SoxFranchise Page1,208,0608114,91440,02500Comiskey Park7785.47551017dnq
    24Pittsburgh PiratesFranchise Page1,161,1938114,33652,11900Three Rivers Stadium8082.4944614dnq
    25Seattle MarinersFranchise Page1,134,2558114,00342,57000The Kingdome7884.4814816dnq
    26Cleveland IndiansFranchise Page1,077,8988113,30764,54000Cleveland Stadium61101.37771426dnq
    26 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Playoffs Playoff participation description.