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1987 Knoxville Blue Jays

1987 > Class AA > 1987 Southern League (West)
Overall: 68-76
Scored 731 runs, Allowed 702 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-69

Affiliation: Toronto Blue Jays-AL
Manager: Glenn Ezell
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
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 Kash Beauchamp 24 59 218 188 28 56 10 2 5 24 3 5 24 39 .298 .382 .452 .835 85 3 1 2 0
2 Geronimo Berroa 22 134 581 523 87 150 33 3 36 108 2 1 46 104 .287 .346 .568 .914 297 5 0 7 1
3 Pat Borders 24 94 374 349 44 102 14 1 11 51 2 5 20 56 .292 .332 .433 .764 151 2 0 3 1
4 Rock Coyle 27 67 277 236 45 77 18 3 8 39 8 3 36 20 .326 .420 .530 .950 125 3 1 1 1
5 Jeff DeWillis 22 39 134 122 11 16 6 0 3 11 0 0 11 23 .131 .203 .254 .457 31 0 1 0 0
6 Jose Diaz 21 29 97 90 14 16 5 1 3 10 0 0 6 29 .178 .237 .356 .593 32 1 0 0 0
7 Jose Escobar 26 26 98 92 4 13 3 0 0 4 2 1 4 11 .141 .186 .174 .359 16 1 1 0 0
8 Santiago Garcia 21 63 255 239 28 71 12 5 3 22 7 3 10 22 .297 .328 .427 .755 102 2 2 2 2
9 Jeff Hearron 25 37 142 118 19 26 9 1 1 15 0 1 16 30 .220 .333 .339 .672 40 5 1 2 0
10 Mike Jones 23 7 24 24 3 7 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 5 .292 .292 .333 .625 8 0 0 0 0
11 Ken Kinnard# 26 91 352 325 49 88 16 4 5 41 15 0 20 107 .271 .313 .391 .704 127 1 4 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
12 Omar Malave 24 2 6 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 1 0 0 0 0
13 Oswaldo Peraza 24 28 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
14 Luis Reyna* 23 132 529 501 61 149 21 8 14 67 21 10 20 75 .297 .326 .455 .781 228 3 2 3 2
15 Chris Shaddy 25 125 555 475 87 138 35 3 19 77 10 6 59 110 .291 .367 .497 .864 236 4 8 9 1
16 Kevin Sliwinski 24 133 563 480 72 123 19 4 23 90 3 4 73 88 .256 .355 .456 .811 219 4 0 6 4
17 Matt Stark 22 25 101 87 10 26 3 2 2 18 0 0 13 9 .299 .396 .448 .844 39 1 0 0 0
18 Bernie Tatis# 25 137 618 526 101 147 22 8 12 49 55 11 80 93 .279 .372 .420 .793 221 2 3 7 2
19 Norm Tonucci 21 135 529 482 58 108 15 6 20 55 3 4 39 176 .224 .285 .405 .689 195 3 2 3 0
20 Eric Yelding 22 39 165 150 23 30 6 1 0 7 10 5 12 25 .200 .262 .253 .516 38 1 1 1 0
20 Players 23.6 144 5467 4874 731 1307 241 52 162 672 136 59 480 975 .268 .336 .439 .774 2138 40 26 47 14
* - 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 Omar Bencomo 23 8 11 .421 4.14 38 23 13 1 0 3 167.1 186 94 77 15 40 3 96 4 3 2 1.351 10.0 0.8 2.2 5.2 2.40
2 Hugh Brinson 23 0 1 .000 5.40 8 5 2 0 0 1 26.2 23 17 16 1 18 0 19 0 0 2 1.538 7.8 0.3 6.1 6.4 1.06
3 Enrique Burgos* 21 2 3 .400 4.37 17 5 6 0 0 1 45.1 33 27 22 4 55 0 45 1 1 3 1.941 6.6 0.8 10.9 8.9 0.82
4 Troy Chestnut 25 7 6 .538 3.77 41 4 19 0 0 4 76.1 74 39 32 10 26 6 26 2 0 1 1.310 8.7 1.2 3.1 3.1 1.00
5 Steve Davis* 26 6 2 .750 3.02 13 11 2 0 0 0 65.2 54 26 22 6 38 1 37 1 0 4 1.401 7.4 0.8 5.2 5.1 0.97
6 Tim Englund 25 0 2 .000 7.98 20 0 11 0 0 2 38.1 55 37 34 5 13 0 19 5 0 4 1.774 12.9 1.2 3.1 4.5 1.46
7 Tom Filer 30 2 0 1.000 0.87 6 3 3 1 1 1 20.2 13 2 2 0 4 0 14 0 0 1 0.823 5.7 0.0 1.7 6.1 3.50
8 Keith Gilliam* 27 1 0 1.000 4.66 8 0 1 0 0 0 9.2 3 5 5 0 17 0 5 1 0 4 2.069 2.8 0.0 15.8 4.7 0.29 Stats for 2 teams
9 Luis Leal 30 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 1.167 7.5 0.0 3.0 10.5 3.50
10 Doug Linton 22 0 0 9.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 5 3 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2.000 15.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.00
11 Craig McMurtry 27 4 2 .667 2.77 12 11 0 1 0 0 78.0 64 28 24 3 20 0 56 0 0 2 1.077 7.4 0.3 2.3 6.5 2.80
12 Jose Mesa 21 10 13 .435 5.21 35 35 0 4 2 0 193.1 206 131 112 19 104 0 115 3 3 13 1.603 9.6 0.9 4.8 5.4 1.11
13 Steve Mumaw* 23 0 0 6.59 6 0 0 0 0 0 13.2 13 11 10 2 7 1 7 0 0 1 1.463 8.6 1.3 4.6 4.6 1.00
14 Oswaldo Peraza 24 10 7 .588 3.12 28 19 6 3 0 1 132.2 122 63 46 16 33 1 105 2 1 6 1.168 8.3 1.1 2.2 7.1 3.18
15 Todd Provence 21 6 13 .316 4.05 58 0 42 0 0 9 97.2 105 52 44 6 44 5 39 3 1 2 1.526 9.7 0.6 4.1 3.6 0.89
16 Dave Walsh* 26 2 4 .333 5.45 24 8 7 0 0 0 67.2 72 52 41 8 46 1 42 4 1 8 1.744 9.6 1.1 6.1 5.6 0.91
17 Mike Yearout* 25 2 3 .400 3.13 34 6 13 0 0 5 95.0 71 42 33 8 24 2 79 4 0 5 1.000 6.7 0.8 2.3 7.5 3.29
18 Cliff Young* 22 8 9 .471 4.45 42 12 10 0 0 1 119.1 148 76 59 15 43 5 81 3 2 12 1.601 11.2 1.1 3.2 6.1 1.88
18 Players 23.5 68 76 .472 4.17 144 144 134 10 8 28 1249.2 1249 702 579 118 525 25 789 33 13 66 1.420 9.0 0.8 3.8 5.7 1.50
* - 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
Pat Borders 77 432 49 12 3 .976 6.25 16
Jeff Hearron 35 187 24 4 1 .981 6.03 6
Jeff DeWillis 34 171 12 5 1 .973 5.38 5
Matt Stark 3 18 3 0 0 1.000 7.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Sliwinski 93 848 73 13 72 .986 9.90
Luis Reyna 50 401 45 12 38 .974 8.92
Jeff DeWillis 2 6 1 0 1 1.000 3.50
Chris Shaddy 2 16 1 0 3 1.000 8.50
Bernie Tatis 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Santiago Garcia 62 139 187 22 36 .937 5.26
Chris Shaddy 52 104 141 7 35 .972 4.71
Bernie Tatis 34 64 87 4 20 .974 4.44
Jose Diaz 2 2 4 0 0 1.000 3.00
Omar Malave 1 5 3 0 3 1.000 8.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Norm Tonucci 135 98 289 33 26 .921 2.87
Jose Diaz 7 3 14 2 1 .895 2.43
Chris Shaddy 5 5 8 0 1 1.000 2.60

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Shaddy 66 98 195 20 37 .936 4.44
Eric Yelding 38 64 92 14 22 .918 4.11
Jose Escobar 25 38 77 5 16 .958 4.60
Jose Diaz 19 20 54 1 8 .987 3.89

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Geronimo Berroa 132 236 6 15 1 .942 1.83
Bernie Tatis 104 251 9 9 3 .967 2.50
Ken Kinnard 83 173 3 5 0 .972 2.12 Stats for 2 teams
Luis Reyna 79 158 3 4 0 .976 2.04
Kash Beauchamp 39 88 3 1 0 .989 2.33
Rock Coyle 33 64 4 1 0 .986 2.06
Mike Jones 6 16 0 1 0 .941 2.67
Kevin Sliwinski 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Provence 58 12 32 1 4 .978 0.76
Cliff Young 42 9 27 1 1 .973 0.86
Troy Chestnut 41 8 11 1 0 .950 0.46
Omar Bencomo 38 16 20 3 0 .923 0.95
Jose Mesa 35 11 24 2 1 .946 1.00
Mike Yearout 34 10 10 0 0 1.000 0.59
Oswaldo Peraza 28 16 20 2 0 .947 1.29
Dave Walsh 24 5 15 0 0 1.000 0.83
Tim Englund 20 0 9 1 1 .900 0.45
Enrique Burgos 17 0 9 0 0 1.000 0.53
Steve Davis 13 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.46
Craig McMurtry 12 4 8 3 2 .800 1.00
Hugh Brinson 8 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.75
Keith Gilliam 8 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Tom Filer 6 3 4 0 0 1.000 1.17
Steve Mumaw 6 4 3 0 0 1.000 1.17
Luis Leal 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Doug Linton 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Kash Beauchamp 24 R R 6' 3.0" 165 Jan 8, 1963 Bartlesville, OK, US
Omar Bencomo 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 26, 1964 Barinas, Barinas, VE
Geronimo Berroa 22 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 18, 1965 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Pat Borders 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 14, 1963 Columbus, OH, US
Hugh Brinson 23 R 6' 0.0" 195 Nov 30, 1963
Enrique Burgos 21 L L 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 7, 1965 Chorrera, PA
Troy Chestnut 25 R 6' 1.0" 160 Jun 30, 1962
Rock Coyle 27 R R 180 Feb 23, 1960
Steve Davis 26 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 4, 1960 San Antonio, TX, US
Jeff DeWillis 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 13, 1965 Houston, TX, US
Jose Diaz 21 R R 6' 0.0" 166 Sep 19, 1965
Tim Englund 25 R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 25, 1961
Jose Escobar 26 R R 5' 10.0" 140 Oct 30, 1960 La Sabana, Vargas, VE
Tom Filer 30 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 1, 1956 Philadelphia, PA, US
Santiago Garcia 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Dec 8, 1965
Keith Gilliam 27 L 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 25, 1960
Jeff Hearron 25 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 19, 1961 Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Jones 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 21, 1963
Ken Kinnard 26 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Feb 24, 1961 Claremore, OK, US
Luis Leal 30 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 21, 1957 Barquisimeto, Lara, VE
Doug Linton 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 9, 1965 Santa Ana, CA, US
Omar Malave 24 R R 6' 3.0" 154 Jan 17, 1963 Cumana, Sucre, VE
Craig McMurtry 27 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Nov 5, 1959 Temple, TX, US
Jose Mesa 21 R R 6' 3.0" 170 May 22, 1966 Pueblo Viejo, Azua, DO
Steve Mumaw 23 L 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 9, 1963
Oswaldo Peraza 24 R R 6' 4.0" 172 Oct 19, 1962 Puerto Cabello, Carabobo, VE
Todd Provence 21 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Jan 16, 1966
Luis Reyna 23 L R 5' 11.0" 155 Apr 29, 1964
Chris Shaddy 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 14, 1961 Carrollton, MO, US
Kevin Sliwinski 24 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 2, 1962
Matt Stark 22 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Jan 21, 1965 Whittier, CA, US
Bernie Tatis 25 S R 5' 11.0" 160 May 21, 1962 Villa Vasquez, Monte Cristi, DO
Norm Tonucci 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 28, 1966
Dave Walsh 26 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 25, 1960 Arlington, MA, US
Mike Yearout 25 L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 15, 1961
Eric Yelding 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 22, 1965 Montrose, AL, US
Cliff Young 22 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Aug 2, 1964 Willis, TX, US

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