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1987 Atlanta BravesSeason Roster
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Tom Glavine played for the 1987 Atlanta Braves
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameBraves
LocationAtlanta,Georgia
Record69-92 (5th in National League West)League Rank11thMLB Rank23rd
BallparkAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium
ManagerChuck TannerGeneral ManagerBobby Cox
CoachesTony Bartirome (Assistant Coach), Bruce Dalcanton (Pitching Coach), Alex Monchak (Third Base Coach), Rich Morales (Bullpen Coach), Russ Nixon (Assistant Coach), Bob Skinner (Hitting Coach), Willie Stargell (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickDerek Lilliquist (#6)
Attendance1,217,402 (Rank: 22nd)
Minor League AffiliatesRichmond Braves (AAA) 56-83 ... Greenville Braves (AA) 70-74 ... Durham Bulls (A+) 65-75 ... Sumter Braves (A) 75-62 ... Gulf Coast Braves (Rk) 20-43 ... Idaho Falls Braves (Rk) 36-34 ... Pulaski Braves (Rk) 39-31 ...
Years Available1876-2018

Team History -- 1987 Statistics -- 1987 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1987 Atlanta Braves.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1987 baseball season.

1987 Atlanta Braves Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
38Jim AckerP6-2 212 R-R 1958-09-24 28Freer,Texas MLB1978-19931983-1992Freer (Freer,TX)Texas
1980- 1-  21-ATL
 
33Doyle AlexanderP6-3 200 R-R 1950-09-04 36Cordova,Alabama MLB1968-19891971-1989Woodlawn (Birmingham,AL)Jefferson Col
1968- 9- 185-LAN
 
30Paul AssenmacherP6-3 210 L-L 1960-12-10 26Allen Park,Michigan MLB1983-19991986-1999Aquinas (Southgate,MI)Aquinas Col
1983-   UDFA-ATL
 
11Terry BellC6-0 195 R-R 1962-10-27 24Dayton,Ohio MLB1983-19891986-1987Fairmont (Kettering,OH)Old Dominion U.
1983- 1-  17-SEA
 
20Bruce BenedictC6-2 195 R-R 1955-08-18 31Birmingham,Alabama MLB1975-19891978-1989   Nebraska-Omaha
1976- 5-  99-ATL
 
32Jeff BlauserSS6-1 190 R-R 1965-11-08 21Los Gatos,California MLB1984-19991987-1999Placer (Auburn,CA)Sacramento City Col
1984- 1-   8-SLN
 
37Joe BoeverP6-1 200 R-R 1960-10-04 26Kirkwood,Missouri MLB1980-19971985-1996Lindbergh (St. Louis,MO)UNLV, Crowder Col
1982-   UDFA-SLN
 
36Chuck CaryP6-4 210 L-L 1960-03-03 27Whittier,California MLB1979-19931985-1993California (San Ramon,CA)California
1981- 7- 172-DET
 
48Marty ClaryP6-4 190 R-R 1962-04-03 25Detroit,Michigan MLB1981-19951987-1990Clawson (Clawson,MI)Northwestern U.
1983- 3-  74-ATL
 
43Kevin CoffmanP6-2 175 R-R 1965-01-19 22Austin,Texas MLB1983-19951987-1990Victoria (Victoria,TX)
1983-11- 282-ATL
 
18Trench DavisOF6-3 171 L-L 1960-09-12 26Baltimore,Maryland MLB1980-19871985-1987Southern (Baltimore,MD)
1980-   UDFA-PIT
 
49Jeff DedmonP6-2 200 L-R 1960-03-04 27Torrance,California MLB1980-19891983-1988Narbonne (Harbor City,CA)West Los Angeles Col
1980- 1-   8-SFN
 
5Ron Gant2B6-0 196 R-R 1965-03-02 22Victoria,Texas MLB1983-20031987-2003Victoria (Victoria,TX)
1983- 4- 100-ATL
 
26Gene GarberP5-10 175 R-R 1947-11-13 39Lancaster,Pennsylvania MLB1965-19881969-1988Elizabethtown Area (Elizabethtown,PA)Elizabethtown Col
1965-20- 382-PIT
 
47Tom GlavineP6-0 185 L-L 1966-03-25 21Concord,Massachusetts MLB1984-20091987-2008Billerica Memorial (Billerica,MA)
1984- 2-  47-ATL
 
22Ken GriffeyOF6-0 210 L-L 1950-04-10 37Donora,Pennsylvania MLB1969-19911973-1991Donora (Donora,PA)
1969-29- 682-CIN
 
1Albert HallOF5-11 155 B-R 1959-03-07 28Birmingham,Alabama MLB1977-19891981-1989Jones Valley (Birmingham,AL)
1977- 6- 134-ATL
 
17Glenn Hubbard2B5-7 170 R-R 1957-09-25 29Hann AFB,Germany MLB1975-19891978-1989Ben Lomond (Ogden,UT)
1975-20- 473-ATL
 
10Dion JamesOF6-1 170 L-L 1962-11-09 24Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1980-19961983-1996McClatchy (Sacramento,CA)
1980- 1-  25-MIL
 
42Rick MahlerP6-1 202 R-R 1953-08-05 33Austin,Texas MLB1975-19911979-1991John Jay (San Antonio,TX)Trinity U.
1975-   UDFA-ATL
 
25Larry McWilliamsP6-5 180 L-L 1954-02-10 33Wichita,Kansas MLB1974-19901978-1990L.D. Bell (Hurst,TX)Paris Junior Col
1974- 1-   6-ATL
 
6Darryl MotleyOF5-9 196 R-R 1960-01-21 27Muskogee,Oklahoma MLB1978-20021981-1987Grant (Portland,OR)
1978- 2-  51-KCA
 
3Dale MurphyOF6-5 215 R-R 1956-03-12 31Portland,Oregon MLB1974-19931976-1993Wilson (Portland,OR)Brigham Young U., Portland CC
1974- 1-   5-ATL
 
19Graig Nettles3B6-0 185 L-R 1944-08-20 42San Diego,California MLB1966-19881967-1988San Diego (San Diego,CA)San Diego St
1965- 4-  74-MIN
 
35Phil NiekroP6-1 180 R-R 1939-04-01 48Blaine,Ohio MLB1959-19871964-1987Bridgeport (Bridgeport,OH)
1958-   UDFA-MLB
 
37Randy O'NealP6-2 195 R-R 1960-08-30 26Ashland,Kentucky MLB1981-19951984-1990John I. Leonard (Greenacres,FL)Florida
1981- 1-  15-DET
 
24Ken Oberkfell3B6-0 210 L-R 1956-05-04 31Highland,Illinois MLB1975-19921977-1992Collinsville (Collinsville,IL)Southwestern Illinois Col
1975-   UDFA-SLN
 
31Ed OlwineP6-2 165 L-L 1958-05-28 29Greenville,Ohio MLB1980-19901986-1988Greenville (Greenville,OH)Morehead St
1976-21- 488-CHA
 
46David PalmerP6-1 205 R-R 1957-10-19 29Glens Falls,New York MLB1976-19901978-1989Glens Falls (Glens Falls,NY)
1976-21- 489-MON
 
28Gerald Perry1B6-0 190 L-R 1960-10-30 26Savannah,Georgia MLB1978-19951983-1995H.E. McCracken (Bluffton,NC)
1978-11- 261-ATL
 
45Charlie PuleoP6-3 200 R-R 1955-02-07 32Glen Ridge,New Jersey MLB1974-19891981-1989Bloomfield (Bloomfield,NJ)Seton Hall U.
1973-13- 307-DET
 
16Rafael RamirezSS5-11 190 R-R 1958-02-18 29San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1977-19921980-1992  
1973-   UDFA-ATL
 
15Gary RoenickeOF6-3 205 R-R 1954-12-05 32Covina,California MLB1973-19881976-1988Edgewood (West Covina,CA)
1973- 1-   8-MON
 
12Paul Runge3B-SS6-0 175 R-R 1958-05-21 29Kingston,New York MLB1979-19901981-1988Kingston (Kingston,NY)Jacksonville U.
1979- 9- 212-ATL
 
23Ted Simmons1B-C6-0 200 B-R 1949-08-09 37Highland Park,Michigan MLB1967-19881968-1988Southfield-Lathrup (Southfield,MI)
1967- 1-  10-SLN
 
25Pete SmithP6-2 200 R-R 1966-02-27 21Weymouth,Massachusetts MLB1984-19991987-1998Burlington (Burlington,MA)
1984- 1-  21-PHI
 
34Zane SmithP6-2 195 L-L 1960-12-28 26Madison,Wisconsin MLB1981-19961984-1996North Platte (North Platte,NE)Indiana St
1982- 3-  63-ATL
 
14Andres ThomasSS6-1 185 R-R 1963-11-10 23Boca Chica,Dom Rep MLB1982-19921985-1990  
1981-   UDFA-ATL
 
9Ozzie VirgilC6-0 175 R-R 1956-12-07 30Mayaguez,Puerto Rico MLB1976-19901980-1990Moon Valley (Phoenix,AZ)
1976- 6- 137-PHI
 
29Steve ZiemP6-2 210 R-R 1961-10-24 25Milwaukee,Wisconsin MLB1982-19901987-1987Banning (Banning,CA)Cal Poly Pomona
1983- 8- 204-ATL
 
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