1987 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1987 Season


1986 / 1988

Top Hitter


Tony
Gwynn

Top Pitcher


Roger
Clemens

1987 World Series








Defeated
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All-1987 Team



rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
MON
6.7
6.6
0.9
PIT
5.8
3.7
2.6
TOR
5.0
5.5
0.1
LAN
4.7
5.9
-0.5
DET
4.3
4.3
0.5
CIN
4.2
5.1
-0.4
Center Field Tm
CIN
7.9
7.0
0.9
PIT
5.5
4.7
0.9
CLE
4.9
4.8
-0.0
NYA
4.7
4.2
0.8
MIN
4.2
4.9
-0.8
PHI
4.0
3.2
0.9

Right Field Tm
SDN
8.5
8.5
0.8
ATL
7.7
7.3
1.3
NYN
6.4
7.9
-0.8
CAL
5.6
3.3
2.6
TOR
4.7
2.8
2.4
CHA
4.2
4.4
0.3
Shortstop Tm
DET
8.2
7.3
-0.0
SLN
6.4
4.0
1.5
TOR
5.1
3.6
0.6
MIN
3.9
1.2
1.9
CHA
3.9
0.2
2.7
CLE
3.5
3.8
-0.9
Second Base Tm
HOU
4.7
3.9
0.4
NYA
4.7
3.7
0.6
PHI
3.7
3.7
-0.4
DET
3.6
3.3
-0.2
NYN
3.5
3.9
-0.5
ATL
3.0
2.1
0.6
Third Base Tm
BOS
8.3
7.4
0.7
PHI
6.1
4.9
1.1
SDN
5.8
4.6
1.1
KCA
5.5
5.7
-0.3
OAK
5.2
4.3
0.8
NYN
4.3
4.7
-0.6
First Base Tm
SLN
5.4
6.9
-0.7
OAK
5.1
6.5
-0.6
NYA
5.1
5.0
0.8
DET
4.9
4.7
1.2
BOS
4.8
6.4
-0.8
SFN
4.2
5.1
0.0
 
Catcher Tm
OAK
3.5
2.6
0.3
DET
3.4
3.4
-0.6
SDN
3.4
2.7
-0.1
SFN
3.2
2.4
0.4
CHA
3.1
1.6
0.9
PIT
2.9
0.7
1.6
Designated Hitter Tm
ML4
6.0
6.4
-0.0
CAL
4.0
5.4
-0.3
SEA
2.5
3.4
0.0
Starting Pitcher Tm
BOS
281.2
9.5
9.4
-0.0
MIN
251.2
8.1
8.1
-0.0
KCA
257.0
8.0
8.0
-0.0
LAN
251.2
7.5
7.1
0.3
LAN
264.2
7.4
6.4
0.9
TOR
261.0
7.4
7.4
-0.0
CHN
237.1
6.6
6.1
0.5
ML4
261.2
6.5
6.5
-0.0
MULT
206.0
6.2
6.5
-0.4
KCA
240.1
6.1
6.0
-0.0
SEA
272.0
5.9
5.9
-0.0
HOU
247.2
5.6
5.9
-0.3
DET
266.0
5.1
5.1
-0.0
KCA
241.2
5.0
5.0
-0.0
TOR
241.1
5.0
5.0
-0.0
HOU
211.2
4.8
5.4
-0.6
Relief Pitcher Tm
MON
91.0
4.2
4.3
-0.2
TOR
94.0
3.4
3.3
-0.0
TEX
99.1
3.2
3.2
-0.0
SLN
94.2
3.1
3.2
-0.1
MON
120.1
3.1
3.2
-0.2
OAK
115.2
3.0
3.0
-0.0
HOU
60.0
2.9
2.9
0.1
CHN
83.2
2.8
2.8
-0.0
TOR
127.2
2.8
2.7
-0.0
ML4
130.0
2.7
2.7
-0.0
ML4
79.1
2.7
2.6
-0.0
CIN
82.0
2.5
2.5
-0.0
CIN
105.2
2.5
2.5
-0.1
PHI
105.0
2.4
2.2
0.2
MULT
123.1
2.3
2.2
0.1
CHN
80.0
2.3
2.2
0.1
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James