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1987 South Atlantic League

1987 > Class A > League History
Overall: 834 games, 12 teams, approx. 139 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

North Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Asheville TouristsHOU9148.655--
Charleston Wheelers6673.47525
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI6674.47125.5
Fayetteville GeneralsDET6574.46826
Gastonia RangersTEX5882.41433.5
Greensboro HornetsBOS5585.39336.5

South Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Myrtle Beach Blue JaysTOR8356.597--
Sumter BravesATL7562.5477
Macon PiratesPIT7364.5339
Savannah CardinalsSTL6969.50013.5
Charleston RainbowsSDP6871.48915
Columbia MetsNYM6475.46019
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
Asheville TouristsHOU20.95.8213952024471809120422824126697335121607909.269.358.416.774185842265629
Macon PiratesPIT20.94.88138515245556741182168336555415160452940.259.330.354.683161145613925
Myrtle Beach Blue JaysTOR20.34.7513951054556660116419532111558295954251056.255.325.385.711175666184028
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI21.44.661405267464665212021962992578173100480839.259.334.373.707173263423627
Fayetteville GeneralsDET20.54.63139523746566441197160416854721885436904.257.326.353.679164354603124
Sumter BravesATL20.44.50137509945006161093173266952921663493883.243.321.339.660152538373129
Columbia MetsNYM21.44.42139523045776151136189278352412249536924.248.330.356.686162842413424
Charleston RainbowsSDP20.24.39139515445106101174166245952317395516898.260.341.347.688156549493025
Gastonia RangersTEX20.34.22140520846725911136179187948912362441949.243.313.340.653158846193010
Savannah CardinalsSTL21.64.19139512844365831043161176948818760563925.235.326.326.652144551443428
Charleston Wheelers21.33.971394986437855210442012468493207116505990.238.321.342.663149744233617
Greensboro HornetsBOS21.13.9614052414650554114217721634757325456785.246.316.333.649155039613518
League Totals20.94.5316686200954607756013717219331695264552273931591011002.251.328.355.68419398579481432284

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Myrtle Beach Blue JaysTOR20.63.908356.5973.134.09139139133613391191.2106554241489417239904311801.2448.00.73.17.52.37
Sumter BravesATL21.44.097562.5473.374.281371371201711321179.0106756144283444119714714821.2828.10.63.47.42.19
Asheville TouristsHOU21.24.229148.6553.644.441391391162312391189.0109958748194552209463714931.3898.30.74.27.21.71
Columbia MetsNYM21.04.276475.4603.504.461391391261310311196.0114259346588491419073913891.3658.60.73.76.81.85
Savannah CardinalsSTL22.44.366969.5003.674.621391391182110281181.2112160648283479327716618871.3548.50.63.65.91.61
Greensboro HornetsBOS21.14.545585.3933.784.741401401211911221206.1121263550787489329493115771.4109.00.63.67.11.94
Charleston RainbowsSDP20.44.616871.4893.864.87139139119204251185.0114664150872424279014112791.3258.70.53.26.82.13
Macon PiratesPIT21.74.647364.5333.704.9113813812996381174.0116064048281471129395618891.3898.90.63.67.21.99
Charleston Wheelers21.54.666673.4753.654.961391391162314271176.01144648477495411380782141331.4338.80.44.16.21.49
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI19.94.826674.4714.125.04140140121196261205.01194675552825294394049141001.4308.90.64.07.01.78
Fayetteville GeneralsDET21.35.086574.4683.755.28139139129107331204.0116470650156563108444215951.4348.70.44.26.31.50
Gastonia RangersTEX21.15.195882.4144.325.3814014013465401214.212037265838851020103746101151.4108.90.73.87.72.03
League Totals21.14.53833833.5003.714.7616681668148218610938014302.1137177560589495259102841100257916811191.3728.60.63.76.91.86

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Sumter BravesATL13735371465203102.96118Buddy Bailey
Savannah CardinalsSTL13935451546212122.96014Mark DeJohn
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI14036151632220147.96035Ramon Aviles
Columbia MetsNYM13935881466218109.95923Butch Hobson
Asheville TouristsHOU13935671445216112.95927Keith Bodie
Greensboro HornetsBOS14036191361214101.95923Dick Berardino
Myrtle Beach Blue JaysTOR13935751309229105.95525Barry Foote
Gastonia RangersTEX1403644146224799.95438Chino Cadahia
Charleston RainbowsSDP13935551493246112.95425Tony Torchia
Charleston Wheelers13935281548252128.95314Hal Dyer
Macon PiratesPIT13835221360251100.95120Dennis Rogers
Fayetteville GeneralsDET13936121522328117.94031Johnny Lipon
League Totals1668429071760928361354.955293

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