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1987 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  78-84   .481
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  John McNamara
General Manager:   Lou Gorman
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,231,551
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Don Baylor (38)
Youngest Player:  Ellis Burks (22)
Longest Tenure:  Dwight Evans (16)
Top Hitter:  Wade Boggs (1)
Top Pitcher:  Roger Clemens (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Reggie Harris (#26)

Roster Continuity:  80.41%
Top Prospect:   Ellis Burks
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 
Jim RiceLF-OF34$ 2,110,000  2 
Wade Boggs3B29$ 1,675,000  15 
Bob StanleyP32$ 1,075,000  52 
Dwight EvansRF-OF35$ 1,070,099  53 
Dwight EvansRF-OF35$ 1,070,000  54 
Don BaylorOF38$ 731,123   
Bruce HurstP29$ 700,000   
Roger ClemensP24$ 650,000   
Marty Barrett2B29$ 575,000   
Oil Can BoydP27$ 550,000   
Dave HendersonCF-OF28$ 525,000   
Bill Buckner1B-OF37$ 366,667   
Joe SambitoP35$ 360,000   
Glenn HoffmanSS-3B28$ 300,000   
Todd Benzinger1B24$ 62,500   
Tom BoltonP25$ 62,500   
Bill Buckner1B-OF37$ 62,500   
Ellis BurksCF-RF22$ 62,500   
Steve CrawfordP29$ 60,000   
Pat Dodson1B27$ 60,000   
Wes GardnerP26$ 60,000   
Rich GedmanC27$ 60,000   
Mike GreenwellLF23$ 60,000   
Sam Horn1B23$ 60,000   
John LeisterP26$ 60,000   
John MarzanoC24$ 60,000   
Al NipperP28$ 60,000   
Spike OwenSS26$ 60,000   
Jody Reed2B-SS24$ 60,000   
Ed RomeroSS-2B29$ 60,000   
Kevin RomineRF-CF26$ 60,000   
Dave SaxC-OF28$ 60,000   
Calvin SchiraldiP25$ 60,000   
Jeff SellersP23$ 60,000   
Danny SheafferC25$ 60,000   
Marc SullivanC28$ 60,000   
Rob WoodwardP24$ 60,000   


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