1987 Toronto Blue Jays
96 - 66
1986 / 1988 (Organization)
2nd place in the AL East (2 GB)
Home Record:
Away Record:
52 - 29 (.642)
44 - 37 (.543)
+7.6 wins
+7.4 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 845 / 791 ( +54 )
Allowed/Expected: 655 / 799 ( +144 )
Pyth Record: 100 - 62 (-4)
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Exhibition Stadium
Attendance: 2,778,429 Avg Att: 34,302 (1.43)
Att Rank: 1 / 14 Lg Avg: 24,054
       
Park Factor: 1.00    
HR Factor: 1.01 R/L HR: 1.00 / 1.02
Notes:


Top Prospects (as of March 1st)

Filters
Positions
# Pos
Age
 
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
  Acquired Via M D Y
1
SP
24.1
53.6
211.9
103.4
 
0.4
-0.6
2.0
4.3
3.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
1982
2
1B
23.7
52.6
348.7
176.3
 
1.4
6.2
6.7
5.2
3.4
 
Trade
12
9
1982
3
SP
18.6
32.7
126.8
64.0
 
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
4
SP
22.1
23.2
113.2
47.1
 
-1.6
1.4
2.1
3.9
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1985
5
RF
20.6
13.9
82.9
19.6
 
0.4
1.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
1
14
1986
6
RP
21.1
12.2
121.7
50.7
 
-0.2
0.6
-1.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
10
31
1981
7
RP
23.1
10.5
81.9
42.8
 
-0.2
1.1
-0.2
2.0
2.7
 
Trade
7
6
1986
8
SP
23.1
10.2
42.6
16.5
 
0.3
2.2
1.6
3.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
15
1981
9
SS
22.0
9.9
54.3
-11.7
 
0.4
1.9
0.7
1.2
0.5
 
Draft (Rule 5)
12
3
1984
10
RF
22.3
9.7
105.9
35.4
 
0.0
-0.1
0.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
1983
11
RF
22.3
7.5
66.0
22.6
 
0.9
-0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
9
4
1983
12
C
21.2
7.4
70.7
-1.4
 
-0.2
-0.5
0.6
0.9
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
4
1984
13
RP
24.3
6.5
41.3
13.3
 
0.2
-0.8
0.3
0.4
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
2
16
1983
14
RF
19.7
6.1
54.7
11.4
 
2.5
1.9
0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
9
15
1985
15
3B
25.7
5.5
41.5
13.3
 
0.1
0.0
-0.0
2.3
1.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
8
1981
16
2B
22.5
4.2
50.2
-7.3
 
0.1
0.7
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
3
1986
17
C
24.1
3.8
71.6
-7.6
 
0.8
0.7
3.0
-0.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
1982
18
LF
22.1
3.4
29.2
2.9
 
0.3
0.7
-0.2
0.5
0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
16
1984
19
2B
23.1
3.0
49.4
-2.6
 
0.5
-0.6
2.8
0.4
0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
11
1
1982
20
RP
21.9
2.6
45.6
10.2
 
-0.4
-0.0
-0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
21
SP
21.5
2.5
47.9
0.9
 
0.5
-0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
22
RP
23.0
2.3
12.2
5.6
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
23
RP
20.3
1.1
6.5
0.3
 
0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
9
26
1984
24
SW
24.0
0.9
16.1
5.2
 
0.7
1.4
-0.6
-0.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1985
25
1B
20.7
0.5
7.7
1.0
 
-0.1
0.3
-0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
9
17
1985
26
1B
19.9
0.3
1.7
1.3
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
8
23
1984
27
RP
24.4
0.3
4.1
0.3
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
4
1984
28
SP
23.0
0.2
1.8
0.6
 
0.2
0.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
29
RP
20.5
0.1
0.8
-0.5
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
30
C
22.2
0.1
0.5
-0.3
 
0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
1983
31
C
22.5
0.0
0.2
0.1
 
0.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
32
CF
21.5
0.0
4.0
-1.8
 
-0.1
0.0
0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
11
14
1983
33
RF
24.2
-0.0
1.2
-0.5
 
-0.1
-0.1
0.5
0.0
 
Draft (Rule 5)
12
3
1984
34
2B
20.7
-0.0
0.5
-0.2
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
1
1985
35
RF
20.7
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
 
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1985
36
RP
21.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
 
-0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
3
4
1985
37
2B
21.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
1983
38
RF
21.0
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1985
39
3B
19.3
-0.3
0.7
-0.7
 
0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
40
SW
23.5
-0.3
6.4
-1.4
 
0.0
0.4
0.2
-1.0
 
Draft (Rule 5)
12
8
1986
41
RP
21.7
-0.4
0.0
-0.7
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
31
1983
42
C
22.4
-0.5
0.1
-0.4
 
-0.4
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
1983
43
SP
22.4
-0.6
9.8
-1.6
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
44
SS
25.6
-1.0
0.6
-0.8
 
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-1.0
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
12
8
1981
45
SP
24.7
-1.1
0.4
-2.3
 
-1.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
2
3
1981
46
RF
18.8
-1.2
37.9
7.3
 
-0.8
0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
31
1985
47
RP
24.4
-1.4
0.0
-1.7
 
-0.5
-0.7
-0.2
 
Draft (Minor League)
12
6
1983
48
C
18.6
-1.6
12.3
-4.8
 
0.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1986
49
CF
22.4
-1.7
13.9
-9.4
 
-0.4
0.1
-1.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
1
17
1984
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