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1987 Fort Lauderdale Yankees Statistics

Florida State League (FSL) - Class: A
Team Record: 85-53
Finished 1st in the FSL's South Division
Manager: Buck Showalter (85-53)
Affiliation: New York Yankees
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Ballpark: Fort Lauderdale Stadium
Attendance: 50,074, Avg. 726
1987 Fort Lauderdale Yankees Roster

Playoffs - Fort Lauderdale Yankees 2 games, Lakeland Tigers 0
Finals - Fort Lauderdale Yankees 3 games, Osceola Astros 1

The Fort Lauderdale Yankees of the Florida State League ended the 1987 season with a record of 85 wins and 53 losses, finishing first in the league's South Division.

The Yankees led the league with 671 runs. Fort Lauderdale yielded 555 runs. Kevin Maas paced the squad with 11 home runs and drove in 73 runs. Jim Leyritz and Andy Stankiewicz topped all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .307 average, while Mike Christopher and Troy Evers paced the squad with 13 wins each, and Mike Christopher registered a 2.45 earned run average, best among qualifying pitchers.

Players from the 1987 Fort Lauderdale Yankees who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Ken Patterson, Rich Scheid, Steve Adkins, Oscar Azocar, Mike Christopher, Bernie Williams, Dean Wilkins, Tim Stoddard, Andy Stankiewicz, Turner Ward, Dave Eiland, Ron Guidry, Hensley Meulens, Kevin Maas and Jim Leyritz.

Buck Showalter served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Troy Evers135.7223.1124220720147.71266151652060314
Mike Christopher138.6192.4424240940169.31836346528181004
Dean Wilkins85.6152.7315141520105.7954132239176147
Rich Scheid701.0002.9598110055.0432518129049003
Mark Rose76.5383.491716030095.31025137438043146
Scottie Gay77.5004.6524173402120.0122706211782712211
Jeff Pries62.7504.571110120065.0673933624125502
Dave Eiland53.6251.8888041062.357171308028011
Dana Ridenour54.5561.7743039002166.03814133341903010
Chris Carroll32.6003.601901200340.0391816123428302
Gabriel Rodriguez33.5004.14141800037.0301917119120213
Gerry Rub21.6673.673801500561.3522925233247109
Mo Guercio22.5004.8893310027.7331715317115103
Bill Voeltz101.0005.598040009.716860403102
Jeff Hellman11.5002.402411100056.3582515525126404
Steve Adkins11.5004.6453100021.32611112807013
Ken Patterson13.2506.3399000042.7463430031036215
Ron Guidry000.002200006.04000107000
Tim Stoddard000.002000002.01000001000
Moose Marris003.001010013.03110101000
Fernando Figueroa0012.273020007.31112104904001
Totals8553.6163.38309138102369321200.7115255545156501157182915800

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Turner Ward130573493831451527552536483.294.380.375.7551856734
Andy Stankiewicz1195304568014018724726136284.307.394.390.7841784711
Kevin Maas11650243977122284117314453108.278.353.435.7881912084
Jim Leyritz10242937448115220651213854.307.377.414.7911556741
Bobby Green11847940967112314667746094.274.362.413.7751691181
Tim Becker130503450541046414428123538.231.288.269.5571214682
Scott Shaw823593204294181456203848.294.368.394.7611260011
Mark Manering823322974489141131103232.300.369.364.7321081113
Oscar Azocar53195192256911363955318.359.369.542.9111040000
Jason Maas6426622642641901231743629.283.379.381.759860222
Dennis Brow67226196245592229122540.281.367.378.745743020
Jose Laboy60196175184330317021837.246.321.314.636552010
Dan Arendas36147126173250014311517.254.338.294.632372220
Mel Rosario4613912492160018001044.169.235.218.453271310
Fred Carter25847411202118101014.270.357.365.722270000
Kevin Crofton145250511102100019.220.231.360.591180010
Bobby Dickerson236456611500300414.196.281.286.567163010
Bernie Williams25947111113004911822.155.348.197.545143201
Hensley Meulens176558210300200725.172.262.224.486130000
Luc Berube829292510030006.172.172.207.37960000
Tim Bishop926243300011006.125.120.125.24530110
Ricardo Martinez3771100000103.143.143.143.28610000
Totals1329529746466711277220295359514253529825.275.351.369.7201714038394520


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Kevin Maas1B76667511067.9869.447
Mark Manering1B5553534244.9961.345
Fred Carter1B9599031.0007.556
Scott Shaw1B191011.0001.000
Oscar Azocar1B110001.0001.000
Andy Stankiewicz2B1182333471683.9734.915
Scott Shaw2B13272927.9664.308
Bobby Dickerson2B8132711.9765.000
Ricardo Martinez2B222011.0002.000
Scott Shaw3B6340126811.9542.635
Jose Laboy3B432173166.8552.186
Jason Maas3B1961960.8061.316
Hensley Meulens3B17183774.8873.235
Bobby Dickerson3B54910.9292.600
Turner Ward3B121011.0003.000
Jim LeyritzC9145876137.9765.86825
Mel RosarioC452053361.9755.2897
Kevin CroftonC13641210.9875.8462
Turner WardOF1293301082.9772.636
Bobby GreenOF110213960.9742.018
Dennis BrowOF5178220.9761.569
Oscar AzocarOF51111432.9752.255
Jason MaasOF2341231.9351.870
Bernie WilliamsOF22491001.0002.273
Tim BishopOF8140001.0001.750
Fred CarterOF78120.8181.286
Dan ArendasOF363210.98521.667
Dana RidenourP4368001.000.326
Gerry RubP3861012.941.421
Jeff HellmanP244610.909.417
Scottie GayP2451910.9601.000
Troy EversP24101721.9311.125
Mike ChristopherP24173525.9632.167
Chris CarrollP193430.700.368
Mark RoseP1761344.8261.118
Dean WilkinsP15101622.9291.733
Gabriel RodriguezP143410.875.500
Jeff PriesP113911.9231.091
Rich ScheidP947011.0001.222
Ken PattersonP931050.7221.444
Mo GuercioP940001.000.444
Bill VoeltzP80000.000
Dave EilandP8116001.0002.125
Steve AdkinsP505011.0001.000
Fernando FigueroaP30010.000.000
Tim StoddardP201001.000.500
Ron GuidryP20000.000
Moose MarrisP10000.000
Tim BeckerSS1302333962980.9564.838
Bobby DickersonSS1171021.8951.545
Jose LaboySS76830.8242.000
Totals144136021511172340.9673.5483400

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.





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