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1987 Albany-Colonie Yankees

1987 > Class AA > 1987 Eastern League
Overall: 64-75
Scored 647 runs, Allowed 698 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-74

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Tommy Jones
Represented: Albany, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1986 / 1988

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Chris Alvarez* 21 62 263 233 44 71 16 1 9 37 3 1 27 21 .305 .382 .498 .880 116 2 1 0 0
2 Juan Bonilla 31 3 14 11 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 .273 .429 .364 .792 4 0 0 0 0
3 Carson Carroll 27 17 63 44 10 11 4 0 1 9 1 2 17 11 .250 .444 .409 .854 18 0 0 2 0
4 Gary Cathcart* 23 77 281 245 33 58 15 0 2 31 8 4 32 41 .237 .323 .322 .645 79 0 2 2 2
5 Casey Close 23 127 497 459 57 128 19 3 7 62 10 9 24 72 .279 .318 .379 .698 174 5 4 5 4
6 Jim Fortenberry* 23 86 311 289 32 73 10 2 9 46 2 6 15 48 .253 .290 .394 .685 114 2 1 4 2 Stats for 2 teams
7 Bob Geren 25 78 245 213 33 47 7 2 11 31 1 1 21 42 .221 .290 .427 .718 91 2 4 5 2
8 Fredi Gonzalez 23 26 60 48 6 6 2 0 0 6 0 0 11 13 .125 .288 .167 .455 8 0 1 0 0
9 Yanko Hauradou 21 49 136 120 9 28 4 0 1 11 1 1 6 22 .233 .277 .292 .569 35 2 6 2 0
10 Joe Hicks 29 27 101 78 10 22 4 0 1 5 1 0 23 27 .282 .446 .372 .817 29 0 0 0 0
11 Ted Higgins* 24 61 222 193 23 47 11 0 0 25 2 0 25 43 .244 .333 .301 .634 58 2 0 2 1
12 Jim Howard 25 68 180 159 16 24 7 0 0 8 1 3 13 36 .151 .218 .195 .413 31 1 6 1 1
13 Bryan Little# 27 17 73 59 11 15 2 0 0 7 3 1 13 2 .254 .384 .288 .672 17 0 0 1 0
14 Phil Lombardi 24 20 72 60 9 15 3 0 3 8 1 1 11 10 .250 .361 .450 .811 27 0 0 1 0
15 Chris Lombardozzi* 22 28 110 105 8 22 5 0 1 11 0 1 5 18 .210 .245 .286 .531 30 0 0 0 0
16 Jere Longenecker 25 70 255 216 28 49 9 0 5 26 7 2 30 45 .227 .325 .338 .663 73 3 3 3 5
17 Mitch Lyden 22 71 248 233 25 59 12 2 8 36 0 0 11 47 .253 .291 .425 .716 99 2 1 1 0
18 Hal Morris* 22 135 580 530 65 173 31 4 5 73 7 4 36 43 .326 .370 .428 .799 227 4 5 5 2
19 Darren Reed 21 107 466 404 68 129 23 4 20 79 9 6 51 50 .319 .403 .545 .948 220 8 0 3 9
20 Tony Russell 25 93 392 312 58 76 11 4 7 26 25 12 66 55 .244 .383 .372 .755 116 5 8 1 9
21 Rich Scheid* 22 20 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
22 Dick Scott 24 18 75 65 10 15 3 1 0 7 0 0 7 16 .231 .320 .308 .628 20 2 0 1 0
23 Scott Shaw 23 58 243 219 27 63 13 2 2 23 1 3 16 34 .288 .340 .393 .733 86 3 2 3 2
24 Glenn Sherlock* 26 4 15 12 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .250 .286 .333 .619 4 0 1 1 0
25 Ricky Torres 23 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
26 Mickey Tresh# 22 6 19 15 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 .133 .278 .133 .411 2 0 1 0 0
27 Shane Turner* 24 94 397 356 69 119 19 7 4 55 5 7 33 38 .334 .395 .461 .856 164 4 2 2 1 Stats for 2 teams
28 Hector Vargas 21 44 150 130 18 29 3 0 1 10 3 2 15 30 .223 .303 .269 .573 35 0 5 0 0
29 Randy Velarde 24 71 294 263 40 83 20 2 7 32 8 6 25 47 .316 .380 .487 .867 128 3 2 1 0
29 Players 23.2 139 5307 4651 647 1238 237 27 98 606 96 63 514 762 .266 .342 .392 .734 1823 47 53 42 38
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Rick Balabon 20 0 1 .000 4.15 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.1 4 3 2 0 3 0 2 0 0 1 1.615 8.3 0.0 6.2 4.2 0.67
2 Brent Blum* 24 1 0 1.000 4.91 12 0 5 0 0 2 25.2 31 17 14 0 6 1 14 1 0 0 1.442 10.9 0.0 2.1 4.9 2.33
3 Marty Bystrom 28 3 3 .500 5.89 11 6 2 1 1 1 44.1 50 30 29 3 22 3 31 2 1 2 1.624 10.2 0.6 4.5 6.3 1.41
4 Amalio Carreno 23 0 3 .000 7.88 9 3 4 0 0 1 24.0 32 23 21 6 15 1 18 0 0 1 1.958 12.0 2.2 5.6 6.8 1.20
5 Casey Close 23 0 0 2.25 2 0 2 0 0 0 4.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 1 0.750 4.5 0.0 2.2 9.0 4.00
6 Bob Davidson 24 1 2 .333 2.41 14 6 4 0 0 1 59.2 63 24 16 1 16 4 46 1 0 2 1.324 9.5 0.2 2.4 6.9 2.88
7 Eric Dersin 23 0 0 4.70 3 0 0 0 0 0 7.2 6 5 4 1 5 0 5 0 0 1 1.435 7.0 1.2 5.9 5.9 1.00
8 Steve Frey* 23 0 2 .000 1.93 14 0 10 0 0 1 28.0 20 6 6 0 7 1 19 0 0 1 0.964 6.4 0.0 2.2 6.1 2.71
9 Steve George* 25 1 7 .125 8.10 16 10 2 0 0 0 56.2 73 51 51 11 23 0 29 0 1 3 1.694 11.6 1.7 3.7 4.6 1.26
10 Mo Guercio 22 1 1 .500 5.50 24 1 9 0 0 3 54.0 68 43 33 7 26 4 32 2 1 7 1.741 11.3 1.2 4.3 5.3 1.23
11 Matt Harrison* 24 8 11 .421 4.20 27 27 0 6 1 0 178.0 203 115 83 9 49 1 83 5 1 6 1.416 10.3 0.5 2.5 4.2 1.69
12 Ted Higgins* 24 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
13 John Johnson 23 5 5 .500 5.18 14 10 0 1 1 0 57.1 64 37 33 4 30 2 23 0 0 4 1.640 10.0 0.6 4.7 3.6 0.77
14 Scott Kamieniecki 23 1 3 .250 5.35 10 7 1 0 0 0 37.0 41 25 22 0 33 3 19 1 1 3 2.000 10.0 0.0 8.0 4.6 0.58
15 Jeff Knox 21 11 5 .688 2.64 23 22 0 1 1 0 143.0 129 51 42 5 36 1 47 5 0 5 1.154 8.1 0.3 2.3 3.0 1.31
16 Tim Layana 23 2 4 .333 5.05 8 7 1 1 0 0 46.1 51 28 26 4 18 0 19 2 1 1 1.489 9.9 0.8 3.5 3.7 1.06
17 Al Leiter* 21 3 3 .500 3.35 15 14 0 2 0 0 78.0 64 34 29 4 37 0 71 2 2 3 1.295 7.4 0.5 4.3 8.2 1.92
18 Ken Patterson* 22 3 6 .333 3.96 24 8 14 1 0 5 63.2 59 31 28 2 31 1 47 2 0 4 1.414 8.3 0.3 4.4 6.6 1.52
19 Jeffrey Pries 24 1 1 .500 5.85 7 0 2 0 0 0 20.0 26 13 13 2 13 0 5 2 0 4 1.950 11.7 0.9 5.8 2.2 0.38
20 Steve Rosenberg* 22 4 4 .500 2.25 32 0 31 0 0 15 40.0 33 11 10 1 12 1 24 0 2 0 1.125 7.4 0.2 2.7 5.4 2.00
21 Rich Scheid* 22 4 3 .571 6.16 20 15 2 1 1 0 76.0 88 60 52 3 52 1 46 6 3 7 1.842 10.4 0.4 6.2 5.4 0.88 Stats for 2 teams
22 Eric Schmidt 24 9 8 .529 5.31 40 6 18 1 0 4 98.1 115 64 58 12 41 7 64 5 1 4 1.586 10.5 1.1 3.8 5.9 1.56
23 Rich Thompson 28 0 0 9.58 5 0 2 0 0 0 10.1 14 12 11 2 7 0 2 1 0 0 2.032 12.2 1.7 6.1 1.7 0.29
24 Ricky Torres 23 8 3 .727 3.34 34 0 16 0 0 0 64.2 60 29 24 2 22 4 71 1 0 9 1.268 8.4 0.3 3.1 9.9 3.23
25 Dean Wilkins 20 0 0 6.75 2 2 0 0 0 0 12.0 18 11 9 3 1 0 8 1 0 0 1.583 13.5 2.2 0.8 6.0 8.00
25 Players 23.0 64 75 .460 4.43 139 139 124 15 8 33 1206.0 1271 698 593 81 488 35 716 38 14 67 1.459 9.5 0.6 3.6 5.3 1.47
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Bob Geren 71 312 44 2 2 .994 5.01 2
Mitch Lyden 61 317 24 5 4 .986 5.59 10
Fredi Gonzalez 23 66 11 3 3 .963 3.35 4
Phil Lombardi 10 29 7 1 2 .973 3.60 1
Glenn Sherlock 4 24 5 1 0 .967 7.25 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hal Morris 130 1085 79 17 100 .986 8.95
Jere Longenecker 9 87 4 1 6 .989 10.11
Joe Hicks 4 20 4 2 3 .923 6.00
Bob Geren 2 7 1 1 0 .889 4.00
Fredi Gonzalez 2 4 1 0 1 1.000 2.50
Gary Cathcart 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Dick Scott 1 15 1 1 0 .941 16.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Yanko Hauradou 37 70 67 4 20 .972 3.70
Jim Howard 30 39 66 3 8 .972 3.50
Chris Lombardozzi 28 61 72 3 13 .978 4.75
Shane Turner 21 58 53 2 13 .982 5.29 Stats for 2 teams
Carson Carroll 17 44 45 1 11 .989 5.24
Dick Scott 11 34 31 1 10 .985 5.91
Jere Longenecker 8 10 18 1 3 .966 3.50
Bryan Little 5 13 13 1 8 .963 5.20
Juan Bonilla 3 11 8 0 2 1.000 6.33
Tony Russell 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Shane Turner 66 44 109 7 6 .956 2.32 Stats for 2 teams
Chris Alvarez 56 39 108 14 6 .913 2.63
Scott Shaw 53 44 106 14 11 .915 2.83
Jim Howard 19 15 29 6 1 .880 2.32
Jere Longenecker 15 8 24 2 2 .941 2.13
Bryan Little 7 4 17 2 1 .913 3.00
Yanko Hauradou 3 0 3 2 0 .600 1.00
Dick Scott 2 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randy Velarde 71 127 254 17 51 .957 5.37
Hector Vargas 42 48 111 23 22 .874 3.79
Jere Longenecker 25 32 57 5 7 .947 3.56
Jim Howard 9 4 15 3 1 .864 2.11
Mickey Tresh 5 4 11 1 0 .938 3.00
Yanko Hauradou 3 6 2 2 0 .800 2.67
Dick Scott 2 2 6 1 0 .889 4.00
Shane Turner 2 4 10 0 1 1.000 7.00 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Casey Close 106 192 12 4 1 .981 1.92
Darren Reed 104 174 6 4 1 .978 1.73
Tony Russell 90 243 8 3 3 .988 2.79
Gary Cathcart 69 142 5 3 0 .980 2.13
Jim Fortenberry 59 127 5 5 1 .964 2.24 Stats for 2 teams
Ted Higgins 29 68 2 4 0 .946 2.41
Jere Longenecker 10 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Hal Morris 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25
Yanko Hauradou 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Randy Velarde 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Schmidt 40 2 7 0 1 1.000 0.23
Ricky Torres 34 2 10 2 0 .857 0.35
Steve Rosenberg 32 4 6 0 1 1.000 0.31
Matt Harrison 27 10 31 4 2 .911 1.52
Mo Guercio 24 4 4 4 1 .667 0.33
Ken Patterson 24 2 11 4 0 .765 0.54
Jeff Knox 23 11 17 1 0 .966 1.22
Rich Scheid 20 6 10 2 0 .889 0.80 Stats for 2 teams
Steve George 16 2 10 0 0 1.000 0.75
Al Leiter 15 1 10 0 1 1.000 0.73
Bob Davidson 14 5 8 2 0 .867 0.93
Steve Frey 14 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.43
John Johnson 14 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.14
Brent Blum 12 4 6 0 0 1.000 0.83
Marty Bystrom 11 6 4 0 0 1.000 0.91
Scott Kamieniecki 10 4 6 0 0 1.000 1.00
Amalio Carreno 9 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.22
Tim Layana 8 8 12 0 0 1.000 2.50
Jeffrey Pries 7 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.71
Rich Thompson 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Eric Dersin 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Casey Close 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Dean Wilkins 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Rick Balabon 1 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00
Ted Higgins 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chris Alvarez 21 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 5, 1965 Las Villas, CU
Rick Balabon 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 26, 1967 Philadelphia, PA, US
Brent Blum 24 L 6' 4.0" 205 Sep 19, 1962 Seattle, WA, US
Juan Bonilla 31 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 12, 1956 Santurce, PR
Marty Bystrom 28 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Jul 26, 1958 Coral Gables, FL, US
Amalio Carreno 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Apr 11, 1964 Chacachacare, Nueva Esparta, VE
Carson Carroll 27 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 23, 1959
Gary Cathcart 23 L L 6' 2.0" 170 Dec 23, 1963
Casey Close 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 21, 1963 Columbus, OH, US
Bob Davidson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 6, 1963 Bad Kurznach, DE
Eric Dersin 23 R 6' 1.0" 165 Jan 6, 1964 Cumberland, MD, US
Jim Fortenberry 23 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 30, 1963
Steve Frey 23 R L 5' 9.0" 170 Jul 29, 1963 Meadowbrook, PA, US
Steve George 25 L L 6' 0.0" 160 Oct 18, 1961 St. Louis, MO, US
Bob Geren 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 22, 1961 San Diego, CA, US
Fredi Gonzalez 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 28, 1964 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Mo Guercio 22 R 6' 4.0" 180 Sep 1, 1964 Rome, IT
Matt Harrison 24 L 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 31, 1962 Glens Falls, NY, US
Yanko Hauradou 21 R R 5' 11.0" 173 Jul 31, 1965
Joe Hicks 29 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 15, 1957 Beech Grove, IN, US
Ted Higgins 24 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 13, 1963
Jim Howard 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 17, 1962
John Johnson 23 R 6' 4.0" 210 Aug 23, 1963
Scott Kamieniecki 23 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Apr 19, 1964 Mount Clemens, MI, US
Jeff Knox 21 R 6' 4.0" 210 Mar 25, 1966
Tim Layana 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 2, 1964 Inglewood, CA, US
Al Leiter 21 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 23, 1965 Toms River, NJ, US
Bryan Little 27 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 8, 1959 Houston, TX, US
Phil Lombardi 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 20, 1963 Abilene, TX, US
Chris Lombardozzi 22 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 29, 1965
Jere Longenecker 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 8, 1961
Mitch Lyden 22 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Dec 14, 1964 Portland, OR, US
Hal Morris 22 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 9, 1965 Fort Rucker, AL, US
Ken Patterson 22 L L 6' 4.0" 210 Jul 8, 1964 Costa Mesa, CA, US
Jeffrey Pries 24 R 6' 5.0" 205 Jan 5, 1963
Darren Reed 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 16, 1965 Ojai, CA, US
Steve Rosenberg 22 L L 6' 0.0" 186 Oct 31, 1964 Brooklyn, NY, US
Tony Russell 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 8, 1961
Rich Scheid 22 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Feb 3, 1965 Staten Island, NY, US
Eric Schmidt 24 R 6' 4.0" 210 Aug 19, 1962
Dick Scott 24 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 19, 1962 Ellsworth, ME, US
Scott Shaw 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 24, 1963
Glenn Sherlock 26 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 26, 1960 Nahant, MA, US
Rich Thompson 28 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Nov 1, 1958 New York, NY, US
Ricky Torres 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 31, 1963
Mickey Tresh 22 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 19, 1964
Shane Turner 24 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 8, 1963 Los Angeles, CA, US
Hector Vargas 21 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Jun 3, 1966 Arecibo, PR
Randy Velarde 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 24, 1962 Midland, TX, US
Dean Wilkins 20 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 24, 1966 Blue Island, IL, US

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