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1987 TORONTO BLUE JAYS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Toronto,ON
Team Record:  96-66   .593
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jimy Williams
General Manager:   Pat Gillick
Stadium:  Exhibition Stadium
Attendance:  2,778,429
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

Toronto Blue Jays affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Phil Niekro (48)
Youngest Player:  Greg Myers (21)
Longest Tenure:  Jim Clancy (11)
Top Hitter:  George Bell (2)
Top Pitcher:  Jimmy Key (5)
Top Draft Pick:  Alex Sanchez (#17)

Roster Continuity:  76.38%
Top Prospect:   Matt Stark
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Detroit9864.605--
Toronto9666.5932.0
Milwaukee9171.5627.0
NY Yankees8973.5499.0
Boston7884.48120.0
Baltimore6795.41431.0
Cleveland61101.37737.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Jesse BarfieldRF-OF27$ 1,525,000  19 
George BellLF-OF27$ 1,175,000  40 
Dave StiebP29$ 1,083,333  51 
Willie Upshaw1B30$ 940,000  74 
Jim ClancyP31$ 850,000  92 
Lloyd MosebyOF27$ 807,500   
Ernie WhittC35$ 750,000   
Mike FlanaganP35$ 625,000   
Jimmy KeyP26$ 554,391   
Rance Mulliniks3B-SS31$ 475,000   
Juan BeniquezOF37$ 430,000   
Tony FernandezSS25$ 400,000   
Garth Iorg3B-2B32$ 380,000   
Tom HenkeP29$ 331,000   
Rick Leach1B-OF30$ 259,110   
Charlie MooreC-OF34$ 256,000   
Mark EichhornP26$ 165,500   
John CeruttiP27$ 115,000   
Kelly Gruber3B25$ 96,000   
Cecil Fielder1B23$ 78,500   
Don GordonP27$ 71,500   
Gary LavelleP38$ 62,500   
Nelson Liriano2B23$ 62,500   
Fred McGriff1B23$ 62,500   
Jeff MusselmanP24$ 62,500   
Jeff DeWillisC22$ 60,000   
Rob DuceyLF-RF22$ 60,000   
Joe JohnsonP25$ 60,000   
Manuel LeeSS-2B22$ 60,000   
Greg MyersC21$ 60,000   
Phil NiekroP48$ 60,000   
Jose NunezP23$ 60,000   
Mike Sharperson3B-2B25$ 60,000   
Matt StarkC22$ 60,000   
Lou ThorntonOF24$ 60,000   
Duane WardP23$ 60,000   
David WellsP24$ 60,000   


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