Season Information
Team Name
1987 New York Yankees
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
89-73 (.549)   GBL: -9
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 4 / 8
Runs For/Against
788 / 758   Diff: +30
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Bill DaCosta (3-81)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
6
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1987 MLB Franchise and Minor League Affiliates

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YearTeam NameLeagueDivisionLevelGWLWPctGBLRfRaDiffRankLgRankAttendanceAtt RankManagerBallparkPlayoffs
1987New York YankeesAmerican LeagueEastMLB1628973.549978875830442,427,6726Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium Idnq
1987Columbus ClippersInternational League-AAA1407763.550472660412222570,5991Bucky DentCooper StadiumLeague Champions
1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastern League-AA1396475.46023.5681725-4455285,0161Thomas JonesHeritage Parkdnq
1987Fort Lauderdale YankeesFlorida State LeagueSouthernA+1388553.61606715551161150,0749Buck ShowalterFort Lauderdale StadiumLeague Champions
1987Prince William YankeesCarolina LeagueNorthernA+1406674.47114.5733765-3235105,7495Wally MoonG. Richard Pfitzner Stadiumdnq
1987Oneonta YankeesNew York-Penn LeagueEasternA-754134.5472.5416373432548,9034Gary AllensonDamaschke Fielddnq
1987Gulf Coast YankeesGulf Coast LeagueNorthernRk633132.4921225025003700Fred FerreiraYankee Complexdnq
7 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division G Games Played (or Pitched) W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Att Rank Attendance rank within the league Manager Manager(s) for this team Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season Playoffs Playoff participation description.

Organizational Roster for 1987 New York Yankees

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    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Steve AdkinsPRL22MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Neil AllenPRR29MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)CHA
    Chris AlvarezOF-IFLR21AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Dan ArendasOFLL22AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Mike ArmstrongPRR33MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA)CLE
    Brad ArnsbergPRR23MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Oscar AzocarLF-RFLL22MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    B
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rick BalabonPRR20AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Tim BeckerSSBR21AAAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Luc BerubeSSLR22A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Timothy BishopOFRR22A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Joey BlackwellSSRR17RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Brent BlumPLL24AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Juan Bonilla2BRR32MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Rich BordiPRR28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Todd BrillPLL19A+Prince William Yankees (A+), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Ysaias BritoPRR19RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Dennis BrowOF-1BRR20A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Ken BrownSSRR23A+Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Jay BuhnerRFRR22MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Chris ByrnesP---L22A-Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Marty BystromPRR28MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    C
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Art CalvertOFRR23AAPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Jorge CandelariaPRR19A+Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Angel Cantres1BRR19RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Amalio CarrenoPRR23MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Carson Carroll2BRR27AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)KCA
    Chris CarrollPRR24A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Fred CarterOFRR21A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Gary CathcartOFLL24AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Rick CeroneCRR33MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Darrin ChapinPRR21MLBOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Mike ChristopherPRR23MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Royal ClaytonPRR21AAAPrince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Pat ClementsPRL25MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Jose CletoPRR18RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Casey CloseOFRR23AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Bill ClossenPRR23A+Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Henry CottoCF-LFRR26MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Kevin CroftonOFRR21A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    D
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Bill DaCostaPRR21A+Prince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Pete DalenaDHLR27MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Bob DavidsonPRR24MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Eric DersinPRR23AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Orestes Destrade1BBR25MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Bobby DickersonIFRR21AAAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Rayborne Didder3BBR20A-Oneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    E
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mike EaslerOFLR36MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)PHI
    Rod EhrhardOFRR22A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Dave EilandPRR20MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    David Elliott1BLL22RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Steve EricksonCRR22A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Juan EspinoCRR31MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Troy EversPRR23AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    F
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Luis FaccioPRR19AAOneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Reynaldo Fernandez1B-OFLL19A+Oneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Fernando FigueroaPLL22AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Pete FilsonPBL28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Randy FosterPLL23A+Prince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Steve FreyPRL23MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Bill FultonPRR23MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    G
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Santos GarciaCRR19A+Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Sean GarginPRR21A-Oneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Scott GayPRR23AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Todd GedaminskiPLL22A-Oneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Stephen GeorgePLL25AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Bob GerenCRR25MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Ysidro GironPRR23A+Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Doug GogolewskiPRR22AAAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Eduardo GonzalezOFRR23A+Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Fredi GonzalezOFRR23AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Jose GonzalezPRR23A-Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Randy GrahamPRR26AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Bobby GreenOFRR24AAAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Cecilio GuantePRR27MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Mo GuercioPRR22AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Ron GuidryPLL36MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Bill GullicksonPRR28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)CIN, CIN
    Jose GuzmanP-OFRR19AOneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Tony GwinnCRR22AAPrince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    H
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Freddie HaileyOFRR22AAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Matt HarrisonPLL24AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Yanko HauradouIFRR21AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Jeff HellmanPRR24AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Rickey HendersonLF-OFRL28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Jose HerreraSS-3BRR19A-Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Joe Hicks1BRR29AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Ted Higgins1BLL24AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Lewellyn HillOFBR18AAAOneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Al HollandPRL34MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Chris HowardPRL21MLBPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Jim HowardSSRR25AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Charles HudsonPBR28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Keith HughesRF-LFLL23MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)PHI
    Robert HunterOFBR18A+Oneonta Yankees (A-), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    I
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rodney ImesPRR20AAAPrince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    J
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Ramon Jimenez1BLL19A+Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Tommy JohnPRL44MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    John JohnsonPRR23AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    K
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Scott KamienieckiPRR23MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Dean Kelley2BLR21AAAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Roberto KellyCF-LFRR22MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Ron KittleOF-1BRR29MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Jeff KnoxPRR21AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Ralph KrausOFLL23A+Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    L
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jose Laboy3BRR21A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Rob Lambert2BRR24AAAPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Tim LayanaPRR23MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Al LeiterPLL21MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Jim LeyritzC-1BRR23MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Temis LiendoHRR19RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Bryan Little2B-SSBR27MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Jimmy Logan2BRR22RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Phil LombardiC-OFRR24MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Chris Lombardozzi2BLR23AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Jere Longenecker1BRR25AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)KCA
    Mitch LydenCRR22MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    M
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jason MaasOFLR24AAAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Kevin Maas1BLL22MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Jay MakemsonPRR19A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Mark Manering1BLL24AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Ramon ManonPRR19MLBPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Mark MarrisPLR20AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Ed MartelPRR18AAAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Ricardo MartinezIFRR22A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Don Mattingly1BLL26MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Bob MeachamSSBR26MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Hensley MeulensLFRR20MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Alan MillsPRR20MLBPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Mark MitchellOFLL22A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    William MoralesCRR19A+Prince William Yankees (A+), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Jeff Moronko3B-SSRR27MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Hal Morris1BLL22MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Red MorrisonPRR21AAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    N
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Joe NiekroPRR42MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)MIN
    P
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mike Pagliarulo3BLR27MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Dan PasquaRF-LFLL25MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Ken PattersonPLL22MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)CHA
    Beban PerezP-OFLL19AAGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Lauriano PersiaPRR19RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Tom PopplewellPRR19AAAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Jeff PriesPRR24AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Alfonso PulidoPLL30MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA)---
    R
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Julio RamonCRR20A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    John RamosCRR21MLBPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Paul RamosOFRR24RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Willie Randolph2BRR32MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Dennis RasmussenPLL28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)CIN, CIN
    Darren ReedRF-LFRR21MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Rolando ReyesCRR19RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Rick RhodenPRR34MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Dana RidenourPRR21AAAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Dave RighettiPLL28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Carlos RodriguezSS-2BBR19MLBGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Gabriel RodriguezPRR19AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Daniel Roman3BRR22AAOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Ron RomanickPRR26MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Melvin RosarioIF-CRR20AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Mark RosePRR22A+Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Steve RosenbergPLL22MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Jerry Royster3B-2BRR34MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)CHA
    Jerry RubPLL23AAAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Tony RussellOFRR25AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Robert RyanPRR23A-Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Dennis RyansSSRR18RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    S
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Lenn Sakata2B-SSRR33MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Mark SalasCLR26MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)MIN
    Rich ScheidPLL22MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Eric SchmidtPRR24AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Dick ScottSSRR24MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Chris SeamanPLL22RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Rob Sepanek1BLL24AAAPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Scott ShawSS-3BRR23AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Glenn SherlockCLR26AAAColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Bob ShirleyPRL33MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)KCA
    Joel SkinnerCRR26MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    Don StanfordPRR21AAAGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Andy Stankiewicz2B-SSRR22MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Tim StoddardPRR34MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    T
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Steve TaddeoOFLL21RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Bob TewksburyPRR26MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)CHN, CHN
    Rich ThompsonPRR28MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)MON
    Darrell TingleSSRR20A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Aris TiradoPRR24AAAPrince William Yankees (A+)---
    Greg TolerCRR22A+Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Wayne TollesonSS-2BBR31MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Miguel TorresIFRR20A-Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Ricky TorresPRR23AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Mickey TreshIFBR22AAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+)---
    Steve TroutPLL29MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)CHN, CHN
    Dave TurgeonPRR22AAAPrince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Shane Turner3B-LFLR24MLBColumbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    V
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Hector VargasIFRR21AAAAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Prince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Randy Velarde2B-3BRR24MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA), Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA)---
    Yovanny Veras3BRR18RkGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Bill VoeltzPLL23AAFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Prince William Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    W
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Gary WardOFRR33MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Turner WardRF-CFBR22MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)---
    Claudell WashingtonOFLL32MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Tom Weeks1BLR22A+Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Dean WilkinsPRR20MLBAlbany/Colonie Yankees (AA), Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+)CHN, CHN
    Bernie WilliamsCFBR18MLBFort Lauderdale Yankees (A+), Oneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Gerald WilliamsCF-LFRR18MLBOneonta Yankees (A-)---
    Randy WilsonPRR23A-Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)---
    Dave WinfieldRFRR35MLBNew York Yankees (MLB)---
    Z
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Paul ZuvellaSS-2BRR28MLBNew York Yankees (MLB), Columbus Clippers (AAA)---
    206 record(s)
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    Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Ba Bats Th Throws Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. HiLvl Highest Level Reached