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1987 Modesto A's

1987 > Class A > 1987 California League (North)
Overall: 79-63
Scored 684 runs, Allowed 613 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-64

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: Tommie Reynolds
Represented: Modesto, CA
Ballpark: John Thurman Field (Modesto, CA)
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 Lance Blankenship 23 22 98 84 14 23 9 2 0 17 12 3 12 29 .274 .371 .429 .800 36 1 1 0 1
2 Mike Bordick 21 133 601 497 73 133 17 0 3 75 8 8 87 92 .268 .377 .320 .697 159 5 4 8 3
3 Patrick Britt 23 92 347 308 33 73 11 0 2 39 2 2 34 67 .237 .311 .292 .603 90 1 0 4 1
4 Michael Duncan* 25 32 141 107 21 18 7 2 3 11 4 2 34 25 .168 .369 .355 .724 38 0 0 0 2
5 David Finley 22 32 103 89 14 18 5 1 0 5 1 0 13 25 .202 .311 .281 .592 25 1 0 0 1
6 David Gavin 22 72 232 198 31 39 7 1 3 21 4 3 28 63 .197 .304 .288 .592 57 3 2 1 0
7 Gary Gorski 22 44 167 128 21 32 7 0 1 12 5 1 32 34 .250 .418 .328 .746 42 5 2 0 2
8 Robert Gould 23 99 427 336 58 94 20 4 4 45 25 17 65 71 .280 .423 .399 .821 134 21 1 4 2
9 Dann Howitt* 23 109 405 336 44 70 11 2 8 42 7 9 59 110 .208 .331 .324 .655 109 4 3 3 1
10 Steven Iannini 23 36 124 98 20 19 2 0 2 7 7 9 20 26 .194 .325 .276 .601 27 1 1 4 0
11 Frank Masters 22 52 202 162 22 38 9 1 3 23 2 0 38 44 .235 .380 .358 .738 58 0 2 0 2
12 Russ McGinnis 24 47 196 165 24 42 9 0 8 31 1 1 23 33 .255 .347 .455 .802 75 2 3 3 1
13 John Minch 24 78 310 257 35 72 18 0 0 33 7 4 40 41 .280 .395 .350 .745 90 10 1 2 0
14 Jerome Nelson# 20 125 550 437 92 115 15 10 0 40 51 20 99 69 .263 .398 .343 .741 150 2 7 5 3
15 Jeremias Peguero 22 136 516 453 59 103 11 6 1 45 31 22 49 88 .227 .307 .285 .592 129 5 5 4 0
16 Marteese Robinson 21 48 191 171 18 38 5 3 1 22 7 3 16 39 .222 .289 .304 .594 52 1 1 2 0
17 William Savarino* 23 122 516 448 66 125 25 3 8 78 5 5 56 74 .279 .360 .402 .762 180 4 2 6 4
18 Drew Stratton# 22 89 344 304 35 64 11 1 5 32 2 6 32 83 .211 .293 .303 .596 92 4 3 1 4
19 Mickey Tettleton# 26 3 12 11 4 4 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 4 .364 .417 1.000 1.417 11 0 0 0 0
19 Players 22.3 142 5482 4589 684 1120 200 36 54 580 181 115 738 1019 .244 .354 .339 .693 1554 70 38 47 27
* - 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 Richard Berg 22 3 3 .500 4.24 21 2 11 0 0 1 51.0 45 29 24 2 37 2 38 4 0 12 1.608 7.9 0.4 6.5 6.7 1.03
2 Felix Caraballo 20 2 0 1.000 0.96 12 0 5 0 0 1 28.0 19 4 3 1 7 1 22 0 0 2 0.929 6.1 0.3 2.2 7.1 3.14
3 Jim Corsi 25 3 1 .750 3.60 19 0 10 0 0 6 30.0 23 16 12 1 10 1 45 1 0 4 1.100 6.9 0.3 3.0 13.5 4.50
4 Robert Fingers 25 2 0 1.000 2.96 27 0 11 0 0 3 54.2 47 21 18 6 16 0 37 3 0 7 1.152 7.7 1.0 2.6 6.1 2.31
5 David Finley 22 0 0 4.50 1 0 1 0 0 0 4.0 6 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.500 13.5 0.0 0.0 2.2
6 David Gavin 22 0 0 18.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 2 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 6.000 9.0 0.0 45.0 0.0 0.00
7 Chris Hayes 22 5 4 .556 3.50 11 6 3 1 0 0 54.0 47 29 21 5 28 0 55 3 0 2 1.389 7.8 0.8 4.7 9.2 1.96
8 Scott Holcomb* 18 12 6 .667 3.38 28 27 0 1 0 0 151.2 138 64 57 13 86 1 111 7 0 11 1.477 8.2 0.8 5.1 6.6 1.29
9 Dann Howitt 23 0 0 1.80 2 0 2 0 0 0 5.0 7 1 1 0 3 0 3 0 0 1 2.000 12.6 0.0 5.4 5.4 1.00
10 John Kent 22 1 6 .143 2.27 49 0 47 0 0 24 79.1 48 33 20 3 35 3 60 7 1 10 1.046 5.4 0.3 4.0 6.8 1.71
11 Joe Law 25 10 1 .909 2.88 18 18 0 5 2 0 118.2 87 45 38 11 40 1 123 4 0 1 1.070 6.6 0.8 3.0 9.3 3.08
12 Dave Shotkoski 22 1 4 .200 15.00 8 3 2 0 0 1 18.0 29 30 30 3 22 0 20 4 0 4 2.833 14.5 1.5 11.0 10.0 0.91
13 Kevin Tapani 23 10 7 .588 3.76 24 24 0 6 1 0 148.1 122 74 62 14 60 2 121 5 0 21 1.227 7.4 0.8 3.6 7.3 2.02
14 Dave Veres 20 8 9 .471 4.79 26 26 0 2 0 0 148.1 124 90 79 9 108 3 124 6 0 29 1.564 7.5 0.5 6.6 7.5 1.15
15 Bruce Walton 24 8 6 .571 2.88 16 16 0 3 1 0 106.1 97 44 34 6 27 0 84 4 0 2 1.166 8.2 0.5 2.3 7.1 3.11
16 Patrick Wernig* 22 1 4 .200 4.99 22 3 9 0 0 1 39.2 40 24 22 3 33 4 29 3 0 5 1.840 9.1 0.7 7.5 6.6 0.88
17 Jeff Whitney 22 4 5 .444 3.72 22 6 10 3 1 3 87.0 86 38 36 3 29 3 54 1 0 5 1.322 8.9 0.3 3.0 5.6 1.86
18 Kevin Williamson 25 9 7 .563 4.83 34 11 9 0 0 1 108.0 94 67 58 7 53 4 92 3 0 7 1.361 7.8 0.6 4.4 7.7 1.74
18 Players 22.3 79 63 .556 3.79 142 142 121 21 8 41 1233.0 1060 613 519 87 599 25 1019 55 1 124 1.345 7.7 0.6 4.4 7.4 1.70
* - 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
Patrick Britt 56 375 31 8 2 .981 7.25 1
William Savarino 56 374 54 4 5 .991 7.64 18
John Minch 19 127 8 2 2 .985 7.11 2
Frank Masters 16 101 16 3 1 .975 7.31 2
Russ McGinnis 11 71 8 1 0 .988 7.18 1
Mickey Tettleton 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marteese Robinson 48 387 10 1 29 .997 8.27
Michael Duncan 31 243 23 4 18 .985 8.58
Frank Masters 31 226 21 4 16 .984 7.97
Dann Howitt 17 119 10 2 8 .985 7.59
John Minch 15 97 4 5 3 .953 6.73
Russ McGinnis 8 60 2 2 5 .969 7.75
Gary Gorski 6 34 5 1 2 .975 6.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeremias Peguero 127 242 354 23 67 .963 4.69
William Savarino 23 29 57 2 4 .977 3.74
David Finley 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Savarino 41 34 52 12 1 .878 2.10
John Minch 31 16 33 13 3 .790 1.58
David Finley 30 28 47 7 2 .915 2.50
Gary Gorski 30 19 40 7 2 .894 1.97
Lance Blankenship 14 8 23 7 0 .816 2.21
Russ McGinnis 11 6 11 1 1 .944 1.55
Frank Masters 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.33

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Bordick 131 216 305 17 53 .968 3.98
Jeremias Peguero 10 11 16 2 3 .931 2.70
Lance Blankenship 3 6 7 1 2 .929 4.33
Gary Gorski 1 2 2 2 0 .667 4.00
William Savarino 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerome Nelson 117 233 5 4 0 .983 2.03
Dann Howitt 88 144 13 4 6 .975 1.78
Robert Gould 87 153 4 4 1 .975 1.80
Drew Stratton 77 114 6 3 2 .976 1.56
David Gavin 49 67 1 4 0 .944 1.39
Steven Iannini 24 40 0 0 0 1.000 1.67
Lance Blankenship 6 12 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Gary Gorski 5 9 2 0 0 1.000 2.20
Michael Duncan 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Kent 49 6 17 2 0 .920 0.47
Kevin Williamson 34 9 10 2 3 .905 0.56
Scott Holcomb 28 5 20 2 1 .926 0.89
Robert Fingers 27 3 2 2 0 .714 0.19
Dave Veres 26 14 25 7 2 .848 1.50
Kevin Tapani 24 9 35 2 1 .957 1.83
Patrick Wernig 22 0 5 2 0 .714 0.23
Jeff Whitney 22 14 21 0 1 1.000 1.59
Richard Berg 21 3 11 1 2 .933 0.67
Jim Corsi 19 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.32
Joe Law 18 2 17 2 0 .905 1.06
Bruce Walton 16 10 14 2 0 .923 1.50
Felix Caraballo 12 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.25
Chris Hayes 11 7 6 0 0 1.000 1.18
Dave Shotkoski 8 0 3 1 0 .750 0.38
David Gavin 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dann Howitt 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
David Finley 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Richard Berg 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 17, 1965
Lance Blankenship 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 6, 1963 Portland, OR, US
Mike Bordick 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 21, 1965 Marquette, MI, US
Patrick Britt 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 17, 1963
Felix Caraballo 20 R 6' 1.0" 185 May 28, 1967
Jim Corsi 25 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Sep 9, 1961 Newton, MA, US
Michael Duncan 25 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 22, 1962
Robert Fingers 25 R 6' 4.0" 190 1962
David Finley 22 R R 6' 0.0" 182 1965
David Gavin 22 R R 6' 1.0" 179 May 2, 1965
Gary Gorski 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 12, 1965
Robert Gould 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 1, 1963
Chris Hayes 22 R 6' 0.0" 183 Jun 11, 1965
Scott Holcomb 18 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 23, 1968
Dann Howitt 23 L R 6' 5.0" 205 Feb 13, 1964 Battle Creek, MI, US
Steven Iannini 23 R L 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 3, 1963
John Kent 22 R 6' 4.0" 200 Jan 11, 1965
Joe Law 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 4, 1962
Frank Masters 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1965
Russ McGinnis 24 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Jun 18, 1963 Coffeyville, KS, US
John Minch 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 30, 1962
Jerome Nelson 20 S R 6' 1.0" 181 Jan 22, 1967
Jeremias Peguero 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Feb 8, 1965 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO
Marteese Robinson 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 17, 1966
William Savarino 23 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Jan 3, 1964
Dave Shotkoski 22 R 6' 3.0" 175 Dec 7, 1964 Hoffman Estates, IL, US
Drew Stratton 22 S R 6' 0.0" 185 1965
Kevin Tapani 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 18, 1964 Des Moines, IA, US
Mickey Tettleton 26 S R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 16, 1960 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Dave Veres 20 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 19, 1966 Montgomery, AL, US
Bruce Walton 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 25, 1962 Bakersfield, CA, US
Patrick Wernig 22 L L 6' 1.0" 186 Apr 18, 1965
Jeff Whitney 22 R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 4, 1964
Kevin Williamson 25 R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 26, 1961

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