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1987 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

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W-L Record: 67-95 .414
Rank: 6th in American League East
Run Differential: 729-880 -151
Roster Continuity 65.77% 22/26
Manager(s): Cal Ripken
General Manager: Hank Peters (1987-10-05)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 1,835,692 18/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Chris Myers (#7) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Frank Robinson
Bullpen Coach: Ellie Hendricks
First Base Coach: Jimmy Williams
First Base Coach: Terry Crowley
Hitting Coach: Terry Crowley
Pitching Coach: Mark Wiley
Third Base Coach: Jimmy Williams

#1 Draft Picks

Terry Kennedy (#6), Scott McGregor (#14)
American League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1987 Baltimore Orioles season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    41Don AaseP6-3222R-R321977BOS: 1972-6-136MLB--
    57Tony ArnoldP5-11170R-R281986BAL: 1981-10-258MLB--
    34Jeff BallardP6-2198L-L231987BAL: 1985-7-177MLB--
    45Eric BellP6-0165L-L231985BAL: 1982-9-234MLB--
    52Mike BoddickerP5-11185R-R291980BAL: 1978-6-152MLB--
    17Rick BurlesonSS5-10165R-R361974BOS: 1970-1-5MLB--
    23Doug CorbettP6-1185R-R341980Not draftedMLB--
    47Luis DeLeonP6-1153R-R281981Not draftedMLB--
    39Ken DixonP5-11166B-R261984BAL: 1980-3-61MLB--
    9Jim DwyerOF5-10175L-L371973PIT: 1971-1-1MLB--
    46Mike FlanaganP6-0195L-L351975BAL: 1973-7-159MLB--
    38Ken GerhartCF-LF6-0190R-R261986BAL: 1982-5-130MLB--
    88Rene Gonzales3B-2B6-3201R-R261984MON: 1982-5-123MLB--
    42Mike GriffinP6-5197R-R301979TEX: 1976-3-60MLB--
    11Jackie GutierrezSS5-11175R-R271983Not draftedMLB--
    54John HabyanP6-1195R-R241985BAL: 1982-3-78MLB--
    36Mike HartCF-OF5-11185L-L291984SEA: 1979-13-313MLB--
    15Terry KennedyC6-4230L-R311978SLN: 1977-1-6MLB--
    48Mike KinnunenP6-1185L-L291980MIN: 1979-10-245MLB--
    25Ray Knight3B-1B6-2185R-R341974CIN: 1970-10-238MLB--
    27Lee LacyOF-2B6-1175R-R391972LAN: 1969-2-29MLB--
    19Fred LynnOF6-1190L-L351974BOS: 1973-2-41MLB--
    16Scott McGregorP6-1190B-L331976NYA: 1972-1-14MLB--
    51Jose MesaP6-3225R-R211987Not draftedMLB--
    33Eddie Murray1B6-2225B-R311977BAL: 1973-3-63MLB--
    26Carl NicholsC6-0184R-R241986BAL: 1980-4-104MLB--
    49Tom NiedenfuerP6-5225R-R271981LAN: 1977-36-762MLB--
    21Jack O'ConnorP6-3215L-L291981MON: 1976-9-201MLB--
    6Floyd Rayford3B-C5-10195R-R291980CAL: 1975-4-73MLB--
    3Billy Ripken2B6-1190R-R221987BAL: 1982-11-286MLB--
    8Cal RipkenSS-3B6-4220R-R261981BAL: 1978-2-48MLB--
    24Dave SchmidtP6-1185R-R301981TEX: 1979-26-658MLB--
    18Larry SheetsLF-RF6-4210L-R271984BAL: 1978-2-29MLB--
    37John ShelbyOF6-1175B-R291981BAL: 1977-1-19MLB--
    42Nelson SimmonsOF6-1185B-R241984DET: 1981-2-43MLB--
    12Pete StanicekLF-2B5-11175B-R241987BAL: 1985-9-229MLB--
    14Dave Van GorderC6-2205R-R301982CIN: 1978-2-43MLB--
    37Ron WashingtonSS-2B5-11163R-R351977Not draftedMLB--
    2Alan Wiggins2B-OF6-2160B-R291981CAL: 1977-1-7MLB--
    32Mark WilliamsonP6-0171R-R271987SDN: 1982-4-83MLB--
    43Mike YoungOF6-2195B-R271982SFN: 1982-4-91MLB--

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