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1987 Southern League

1987 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 718 games, 10 teams, approx. 143 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1986 / 1988
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1986 / 1988

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1986 / 1988

League Standings

East Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Jacksonville ExposMON8559.590--
Charlotte O'sBAL8560.5860.5
Greenville BravesATL7074.48615
Columbus AstrosHOU6776.46917.5
Orlando TwinsMIN6182.42723.5

West Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Huntsville StarsOAK7470.514--
Memphis ChicksKCR7271.5031.5
Birmingham BaronsCHW6875.4765.5
Chattanooga LookoutsSEA6875.4765.5
Knoxville Blue JaysTOR6876.4726
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Memphis ChicksKCR25.35.2614354714782752125924553151688106606091036.263.347.431.778206322193915
Charlotte O'sBAL24.65.171455519483075013142224312966717889581834.272.352.416.768200937323923
Knoxville Blue JaysTOR23.65.081445467487473113072415216267213659480975.268.336.439.774213840264714
Columbus AstrosHOU24.34.72143533247816751252235291086049451444844.262.327.391.718186935353718
Jacksonville ExposMON23.74.651445437479667012232103512661510060513779.255.332.392.724188153433223
Birmingham BaronsCHW24.84.63143534747446621232219241346099066515844.260.333.401.733190121303726
Chattanooga LookoutsSEA25.14.38143534447766261274236377356710770432636.267.328.378.705180330475922
Huntsville StarsOAK23.74.281445462468261611772252673533165696401017.251.345.357.702167347534021
Greenville BravesATL24.04.2414454324783611117221428915568650537896.245.323.359.682171531473424
Orlando TwinsMIN24.44.20143527546926001166196301115389750478698.249.321.374.695175538382915
League Totals24.44.6614365408647740669312376224335711586049115962452298559.259.334.394.72818807354370393201

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Jacksonville ExposMON24.24.068559.5903.684.171441441341012461262.1111858551611656814976387451.3368.00.84.07.01.72
Greenville BravesATL23.14.277074.4863.844.391441441301410381260.0113561553791641368874215811.4108.10.64.66.31.38
Chattanooga LookoutsSEA24.34.366875.4763.594.491431431311210331249.21235623499105418128823017561.3238.90.83.06.42.11
Huntsville StarsOAK24.24.417470.5143.794.60144144132127361243.2125763552491450237621810641.3739.10.73.35.51.69
Charlotte O'sBAL24.34.528560.5864.044.671451451281711331262.0126565556712346138843610731.3689.00.93.36.31.92
Columbus AstrosHOU23.84.836776.4694.255.09143143127164271222.2126769157712853725898348511.4759.30.94.06.61.67
Knoxville Blue JaysTOR23.54.886876.4724.175.06144144134108281249.21249702579118525257893313661.4209.00.83.85.71.50
Orlando TwinsMIN23.55.056182.4274.525.30143143131128361225.11314722616140545108593511671.5179.71.04.06.31.58
Memphis ChicksKCR24.25.107271.5034.455.28143143125185341242.21296729615125522288002819691.4639.40.93.85.81.53
Birmingham BaronsCHW24.25.156875.4764.505.39143143128156231229.01240736614121562258226011671.4669.10.94.16.01.46
League Totals23.94.66718718.5004.084.841436143613001368133412447.012376669356441158522920185593541216391.4148.90.83.86.21.64

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Greenville BravesATL14437801512142149.97424Jim Beauchamp
Jacksonville ExposMON14437871432139118.97415Thomas Thompson
Charlotte O'sBAL14537861433147128.97316Greg Biagini
Chattanooga LookoutsSEA14337491480149132.97221Sal Rende
Columbus AstrosHOU14336681468157120.97022Tom Wiedenbauer
Huntsville StarsOAK14437311591174108.96811Brad Fischer
Orlando TwinsMIN14336761398178163.96613George Mitterwald
Memphis ChicksKCR14337281509185155.96612Bob Schaefer
Knoxville Blue JaysTOR14437491586200124.96427Glenn Ezell
Birmingham BaronsCHW14336871358195118.96329Rico Petrocelli
League Totals1436373411476716661315.969190

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