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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
1Kash Beauchamp24592181882856102524352439.298.382.452.835853120
2Geronimo Berroa2213458152387150333361082146104.287.346.568.9142975071
3Pat Borders2494374349441021411151252056.292.332.433.7641512031
4Rock Coyle27672772364577183839833620.326.420.530.9501253111
5Jeff DeWillis2239134122111660311001123.
6Jose Diaz2129979014165131000629.178.237.356.593321000
7Jose Escobar26269892413300421411.
8Santiago Garcia21632552392871125322731022.297.328.427.7551022222
9Jeff Hearron2537142118192691115011630.220.333.339.672405120
10Mike Jones23724243710011005.292.292.333.62580000
11Ken Kinnard#2691352325498816454115020107.271.313.391.7041271420Stats for 2 teams
12Omar Malave242651100010010.200.333.200.53310000
13Oswaldo Peraza2428330000000002.
14Luis Reyna*2313252950161149218146721102075.297.326.455.7812283232
15Chris Shaddy2512555547587138353197710659110.291.367.497.8642364891
16Kevin Sliwinski24133563480721231942390347388.256.355.456.8112194064
17Matt Stark22251018710263221800139.299.396.448.844391000
18Bernie Tatis#25137618526101147228124955118093.279.372.420.7932212372
19Norm Tonucci211355294825810815620553439176.224.285.405.6891953230
20Eric Yelding2239165150233061071051225.
20 Players23.61445467487473113072415216267213659480975.268.336.439.774213840264714
* - 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
1Omar Bencomo23811.4214.14382313103167.1186947715403964321.35110.
2Hugh Brinson2301.0005.4085200126.22317161180190021.5387.
3Enrique Burgos*2123.4004.37175600145.13327224550451131.9416.60.810.98.90.82
4Troy Chestnut2576.5383.774141900476.174393210266262011.3108.
5Steve Davis*2662.7503.021311200065.25426226381371041.4017.
6Tim Englund2502.0007.982001100238.15537345130195041.77412.
7Tom Filer30201.0000.8763311120.21322040140010.8235.
8Keith Gilliam*27101.0004.668010009.2355017051042.0692. for 2 teams
9Luis Leal30101.0000.001100006.050002070001.1677.
10Doug Linton22009.001100003.053301011102.00015.
11Craig McMurtry2742.6672.771211010078.06428243200560021.0777.
12Jose Mesa211013.4355.2135350420193.120613111219104011533131.6039.
13Steve Mumaw*23006.5960000013.213111027170011.4638.
14Oswaldo Peraza24107.5883.1228196301132.21226346163311052161.1688.
15Todd Provence21613.3164.055804200997.210552446445393121.5269.
16Dave Walsh*2624.3335.45248700067.27252418461424181.7449.
17Mike Yearout*2523.4003.133461300595.07142338242794051.0006.
18Cliff Young*2289.4714.45421210001119.11487659154358132121.60111.
18 Players23.56876.4724.17144144134108281249.21249702579118525257893313661.4209.
* - 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


Pat Borders7743249123.9766.2516
Jeff Hearron351872441.9816.036
Jeff DeWillis341711251.9735.385
Matt Stark3183001.0007.000


Kevin Sliwinski93848731372.9869.90
Luis Reyna50401451238.9748.92
Jeff DeWillis261011.0003.50
Chris Shaddy2161031.0008.50
Bernie Tatis150001.0005.00


Santiago Garcia621391872236.9375.26
Chris Shaddy52104141735.9724.71
Bernie Tatis346487420.9744.44
Jose Diaz224001.0003.00
Omar Malave153031.0008.00


Norm Tonucci135982893326.9212.87
Jose Diaz731421.8952.43
Chris Shaddy558011.0002.60


Chris Shaddy66981952037.9364.44
Eric Yelding3864921422.9184.11
Jose Escobar253877516.9584.60
Jose Diaz19205418.9873.89


Geronimo Berroa1322366151.9421.83
Bernie Tatis104251993.9672.50
Ken Kinnard83173350.9722.12Stats for 2 teams
Luis Reyna79158340.9762.04
Kash Beauchamp3988310.9892.33
Rock Coyle3364410.9862.06
Mike Jones616010.9412.67
Kevin Sliwinski220001.0001.00


Todd Provence58123214.9780.76
Cliff Young4292711.9730.86
Troy Chestnut4181110.9500.46
Omar Bencomo38162030.9230.95
Jose Mesa35112421.9461.00
Mike Yearout341010001.0000.59
Oswaldo Peraza28162020.9471.29
Dave Walsh24515001.0000.83
Tim Englund200911.9000.45
Enrique Burgos1709001.0000.53
Steve Davis1315001.0000.46
Craig McMurtry124832.8001.00
Hugh Brinson833001.0000.75
Keith Gilliam800000.00Stats for 2 teams
Tom Filer634001.0001.17
Steve Mumaw643001.0001.17
Luis Leal100000.00
Doug Linton100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Kash Beauchamp24RR6' 3.0"165Jan 8, 1963Bartlesville, OK, US
Omar Bencomo23RR6' 2.0"195Jun 26, 1964Barinas, Barinas, VE
Geronimo Berroa22RR6' 0.0"165Mar 18, 1965Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Pat Borders24RR6' 2.0"190May 14, 1963Columbus, OH, US
Hugh Brinson23R6' 0.0"195Nov 30, 1963
Enrique Burgos21LL6' 4.0"195Oct 7, 1965Chorrera, PA
Troy Chestnut25R6' 1.0"160Jun 30, 1962
Rock Coyle27RR180Feb 23, 1960
Steve Davis26LL6' 1.0"195Aug 4, 1960San Antonio, TX, US
Jeff DeWillis22RR6' 2.0"170Apr 13, 1965Houston, TX, US
Jose Diaz21RR6' 0.0"166Sep 19, 1965
Tim Englund25R6' 2.0"195Aug 25, 1961
Jose Escobar26RR5' 10.0"140Oct 30, 1960La Sabana, Vargas, VE
Tom Filer30RR6' 1.0"195Dec 1, 1956Philadelphia, PA, US
Santiago Garcia21RR6' 0.0"165Dec 8, 1965
Keith Gilliam27L6' 2.0"185Mar 25, 1960
Jeff Hearron25RR6' 1.0"195Nov 19, 1961Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Jones23RR6' 2.0"185Dec 21, 1963
Ken Kinnard26SR6' 3.0"195Feb 24, 1961Claremore, OK, US
Luis Leal30RR6' 3.0"205Mar 21, 1957Barquisimeto, Lara, VE
Doug Linton22RR6' 1.0"185Feb 9, 1965Santa Ana, CA, US
Omar Malave24RR6' 3.0"154Jan 17, 1963Cumana, Sucre, VE
Craig McMurtry27RR6' 5.0"195Nov 5, 1959Temple, TX, US
Jose Mesa21RR6' 3.0"170May 22, 1966Pueblo Viejo, Azua, DO
Steve Mumaw23L6' 0.0"180Aug 9, 1963
Oswaldo Peraza24RR6' 4.0"172Oct 19, 1962Puerto Cabello, Carabobo, VE
Todd Provence21RR6' 4.0"185Jan 16, 1966
Luis Reyna23LR5' 11.0"155Apr 29, 1964
Chris Shaddy25RR6' 1.0"185Oct 14, 1961Carrollton, MO, US
Kevin Sliwinski24RR6' 3.0"195Oct 2, 1962
Matt Stark22RR6' 4.0"225Jan 21, 1965Whittier, CA, US
Bernie Tatis25SR5' 11.0"160May 21, 1962Villa Vasquez, Monte Cristi, DO
Norm Tonucci21RR6' 1.0"180Feb 28, 1966
Dave Walsh26LL6' 1.0"185Sep 25, 1960Arlington, MA, US
Mike Yearout25L6' 1.0"185Aug 15, 1961
Eric Yelding22RR5' 11.0"170Feb 22, 1965Montrose, AL, US
Cliff Young22LL6' 4.0"200Aug 2, 1964Willis, TX, US

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