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Notes players granted free agency or released between Oct 1 and Dec 31 of 1986. Signings are for signings within six months of becoming a free agent. Free Agents are listed below the signings.

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Free Agent Signings
Rk Name Date To Team From Team Age WAR3 Yrs G AB R H HR RBI SB BB BA OBP SLG OPS W L ERA WHIP G GS SV IP H HR BB SO
1Bob Shirley1987-06-13Kansas City RoyalsNYY334.810266263152908013.110.152.122.27466943.751.371419161181390.21386118521777
2Dennis Martinez1987-05-06Montreal ExposMON330.1112030130301.100.129.167.296111994.181.35433825851873.01925198611921
3Doyle Alexander1987-05-05Atlanta BravesATL3614.216130230184301609.187.216.222.4381601353.711.29046737032709.226932428031199
4Rich Gedman1987-05-02Boston Red SoxBOS2712.076562131244583692883150.274.323.444.767
5Bob Boone1987-05-01California AngelsCAL392.6151843598255515019670232533.251.310.349.660
6Ron Guidry1987-05-01New York YankeesNYY368.612130400000163803.251.17733429642218.120302055801650
7Tim Raines HOF1987-05-01Montreal ExposMON2719.688823372604102848314461469.305.390.434.824
8Mike Armstrong1987-04-24Cleveland IndiansNYY331.07223000000.000.000.000.00018173.831.309183110319.127338145212
9Ray Krawczyk1987-04-17Chicago White SoxPIT27-1.43240000000038.652.462240026.04442019
10Jeff Bittiger1987-04-15Minnesota TwinsPHI250.1133111100.333.3331.3331.667115.521.56833014.216278
11Roy Thomas1987-04-10Seattle MarinersSEA341.677034040101.118.143.147.29019113.751.377174137398.236431185275
12Jim Gott1987-04-07San Francisco GiantsSFG272.1535546103301.185.214.389.60328404.381.420134933583.258247247363
13Dickie Noles1987-04-06Chicago CubsCLE30-0.2815116692401105.145.169.175.34332484.561.449229937790.183563310421
14Lee Tunnell1987-04-06St. Louis CardinalsPIT26-1.14901214120402.099.113.132.24517244.061.38990571396.239133160224
15Mike Fischlin1987-04-05Atlanta BravesNYY31-0.795169411092073682492.220.291.273.565
16Steve Carlton HOF1987-04-04Cleveland IndiansCHW422.222699171912334613140241.201.223.259.4823232293.111.23270568715056.0448738517424040
17John Mizerock1987-04-03Atlanta BravesHOU26-0.13922042337222038.181.316.275.590
18Dan Rohn1987-04-03Oakland AthleticsCLE31-0.43547251811114.250.286.389.675
19Alejandro Sanchez1987-04-03Oakland AthleticsMIN28-1.15107211284982141.232.236.408.643
20Luis Salazar1987-04-02San Diego PadresCHW31-0.9765121362325653923210384.265.292.379.671
21Graig Nettles1987-04-01Atlanta BravesSDP425.92025088716117221723841267311057.249.331.424.755
22Matt Sinatro1987-04-01Oakland AthleticsCHW27-0.14581291422110111.171.236.233.468
23Larry Owen1987-03-31Kansas City RoyalsATL32-0.145810782021309.187.248.280.528
24Ray Fontenot1987-03-25Houston AstrosMIN292.548148330000.063.063.063.12525264.031.426145622493.255142153216
25Terry Francona1987-03-23Cincinnati RedsCHC280.36451107596307996842.286.313.367.681
26Dann Bilardello1987-03-22Montreal ExposMON28-0.44298773611631674352.211.262.312.574
27Tack Wilson1987-03-20California AngelsSFG31154410100.250.250.500.750
28Rich Thompson1987-03-17New York YankeesMIL28-2.1110000000386.301.788570580.09584830
29Lance Parrish1987-03-13Philadelphia PhilliesDET319.71011464273577112321270022334.263.317.469.786
30Kevin Hickey1987-03-11Chicago White SoxPHI31310000000583.521.350124014143.0134125963
31Andre Dawson HOF1987-03-09Chicago CubsMON327.511144356288281575225838253354.280.326.476.802
32Bill Campbell1987-03-06Montreal ExposDET38-0.31425725240203.160.250.160.41083683.511.32269391261219.1112180491860
33Steve Kemp1987-03-04Texas RangersSDP320.91011524022579112013063238574.278.367.432.800
34Bryn Smith1987-02-27Montreal ExposMON316.361932222034212016.153.210.203.41349413.271.2121931036836.179061224493
35Jaime Cocanower1987-02-26Los Angeles DodgersMIL301.140000000016253.991.56479470365.237121201139
36Frank Pastore1987-02-26Texas RangersMIN29-1.08187292154421608.151.173.192.36548584.291.3482201396986.1102980301541
37Steve Balboni1987-02-25Kansas City RoyalsKCR302.8649317502044121002761155.235.299.461.760
38Darrell Evans1987-02-24Detroit TigersDET408.81822867761117519473471152911380.251.363.432.795
39Billy Sample1987-02-24Minnesota TwinsATL320.1982625163716844623098195.272.329.384.713
40Roy Smith1987-02-24Minnesota TwinsMIN250.43000000006115.041.57239250159.0188236291
41John Rabb1987-02-22Atlanta BravesATL27-0.34991902041423219.216.287.342.629
42Andre David1987-02-20New York MetsMIN29-0.1238535131507.245.349.340.689
43Vern Ruhle1987-02-19California AngelsCAL360.113186182122709022.148.244.176.42067883.731.297327188111411.11483119348582
44Charlie Lea1987-02-16Montreal ExposMON302.85127259112906010.112.144.127.27255403.281.2531271200792.170459289462
45Paul Mirabella1987-02-14Milwaukee BrewersSEA330.191000000011244.851.595174317336.036830168177
46Juan Agosto1987-02-13Houston AstrosMIN290.96600000009104.411.511171116190.0201986110
47Rick Cerone1987-02-13New York YankeesMIL330.9128582796266665433044198.238.288.338.626
48Ray Knight1987-02-12Baltimore OriolesNYM340.8111240396741011026749713284.278.326.399.725
49Jack Perconte1987-02-11Los Angeles DodgersCHW325.67433144119138927678149.270.340.329.669
50Onix Concepcion1987-02-09Pittsburgh PiratesKCR291.5638910401082483802547.238.277.293.570
51Clint Hurdle1987-02-09New York MetsSTL29-0.695121388161359321931176.259.341.403.745
52Rick Dempsey1987-02-06Cleveland IndiansBAL375.818141939494389397838017466.238.318.349.668
53Bob Stoddard1987-02-06Kansas City RoyalsSDP30-0.26191000000.000.000.000.00017244.001.332102432393.138653138200
54Dennis Lamp1987-02-05Cleveland IndiansTOR34-0.5101292006330706.165.189.180.36974763.901.385396157331353.1146489411590
55Joe Price1987-02-05San Francisco GiantsCIN300.372261554180407.116.154.123.27736313.561.290226758659.261266239450
56Atlee Hammaker1987-02-04San Francisco GiantsSFG292.05871764160416.091.130.091.22130323.451.18897910590.057346128364
57Bill Laskey1987-02-04Detroit TigersSFG290.15143210112207016.105.175.105.28041534.111.3261421161721.075276204308
58Mike Stenhouse1987-02-04Detroit TigersBOS29-0.752074164079940171.190.308.291.598
59Nate Snell1987-02-02Detroit TigersBAL341.9300000000643.141.2758205180.1177145377
60Jack O'Connor1987-01-30Baltimore OriolesSEA29-0.2520000000013164.981.603100280272.229731140144
61Luis Quinones1987-01-30Chicago CubsSFG25-0.9290148182701544.182.206.257.463
62Ed Vande Berg1987-01-27Cleveland IndiansLAD282.05631100000.000.000.000.00022263.691.4653321720409.243241168256
63Skeeter Barnes1987-01-26St. Louis CardinalsPHI30-0.6366102101627211.157.252.225.478
64Ron Mathis1987-01-24Houston AstrosHOU28-1.812314010001.071.133.071.205356.041.571238170.08372734
65Gary Roenicke1987-01-23Atlanta BravesNYY321.810948244333161111137516366.250.354.440.794
66Dave Schmidt1987-01-22Baltimore OriolesCHW304.562000000023283.181.2712211434436.043528119270
67Jerry Royster1987-01-21Chicago White SoxSDP343.0141287391051897933324185382.250.316.331.647
68Vida Blue1987-01-20Oakland AthleticsSFG371.6172735123753415049.104.186.145.3302091613.271.23350247323343.1293926311852175
69U L Washington1987-01-20Pittsburgh PiratesPIT330.910897278735770027255132259.251.313.343.656
70Ken Dayley1987-01-19St. Louis CardinalsSTL28-0.75142664170207.258.329.258.58614264.181.4291393316303.233030104209
71Doug Frobel1987-01-19Cleveland IndiansNYM28-1.042395026510518531350.209.283.375.657
72Dave LaPoint1987-01-19St. Louis CardinalsSDP270.871702291325015016.109.167.114.28046493.971.4691911311898.196269358532
73Randy Niemann1987-01-16Minnesota TwinsNYM310.5711130280002.267.313.267.579684.531.495116103194.2216875101
74Jim Weaver1987-01-15Seattle MarinersCLE27-0.11127210001.143.250.286.536
75Tom Gorman1987-01-13San Diego PadresPHI29-0.3612014010000.071.071.071.14312104.351.29312070202.22011761136
76Buddy Biancalana1987-01-12Kansas City RoyalsKCR27-0.7525647965102523839.213.272.305.577
77Steve Fireovid1987-01-12Toronto Blue JaysSEA300.45157010000.143.143.143.286213.321.508285065.08331527
78Hal McRae1987-01-12Kansas City RoyalsKCR410.5182066718693520811901088109643.290.351.454.805
79Jorge Orta1987-01-12Kansas City RoyalsKCR361.61517345779730161012874179497.279.335.412.748
80Nick Capra1987-01-10Texas RangersCHW29-0.132925551123.200.310.320.630
81Juan Berenguer1987-01-09Minnesota TwinsSFG321.796317020002.118.211.118.32830414.011.387183865644.255964335498
82Juan Bonilla1987-01-08New York YankeesBAL31-0.6540614071393616987111.257.314.316.629
83Doug DeCinces1987-01-08California AngelsCAL367.71415125347712139722181555548.261.329.450.778
84Brian Downing1987-01-08California AngelsCAL3610.21415865201763138216673440784.266.366.413.779
85Tommy John1987-01-08New York YankeesNYY442.22345290043141554033.157.187.188.3752642103.231.26368262534282.2426327311442083
86Willie Randolph1987-01-08New York YankeesNYY3211.31214945511897151139451233875.274.373.355.728
87Ernie Whitt1987-01-08Toronto Blue JaysTOR356.71083523032665718632313248.248.318.416.734
88Rick Burleson1987-01-07Baltimore OriolesCAL360.8121284493363013584843572403.275.330.362.693
89Jack Fimple1987-01-07California AngelsLAD28-0.23791872043227118.230.293.321.614
90Jim Clancy1987-01-06Toronto Blue JaysTOR315.410000000001021164.141.37627927701767.01744169687939
91Phil Garner1987-01-06Houston AstrosHOU385.714173258857511543104714219535.262.324.392.717
92Jack Lazorko1987-01-06California AngelsDET310.7300000000014.051.530331266.26883434
93Ralph Citarella1987-01-05Chicago White SoxSTL290.32165110100.200.200.200.400012.971.140162033.12801019
94John Butcher1987-00-00Minnesota TwinsCLE301.570000000036494.421.3911641136833.293179229363
95Kurt Kepshire1987-00-00Cleveland IndiansSTL27-0.735188680202.091.110.136.24616154.161.41351460270.126325119144
96Bill Scherrer1987-00-00Cincinnati RedsDET29-0.3511616020002.125.222.125.347783.871.375193211267.224926119177
97Chris Welsh1987-00-00Montreal ExposCIN320.9597143112611818.182.225.245.47022314.451.451122750537.259152189192
98George Wright1987-00-00Montreal ExposMON28-6.8562721602315294220819126.245.288.361.648
99Dave Van Gorder1986-12-30Baltimore OriolesCIN30-0.441713992684237136.211.277.261.538
100Tom Hume1986-12-26Philadelphia PhilliesPHI34-0.41049516971911304.112.133.148.28155673.731.35549449921002.0101778341503
101Reggie Jackson HOF1986-12-24Oakland AthleticsCAL412.120270595281509251054816592261342.263.358.493.851
102Gary Ward1986-12-24New York YankeesTEX338.5883131184449009241971240.289.339.446.785
103Dave Stapleton1986-12-23Seattle MarinersBOS33-1.475822028238550412246114.271.310.398.707
104Carlos Diaz1986-12-22Oakland AthleticsLAD29-0.1517914100001.000.067.000.0671363.211.34117904258.02491797207
105Larry Andersen1986-12-21Houston AstrosHOU341.8918616100000.000.000.000.00012153.731.336289114451.146136142251
106Glenn Hoffman1986-12-20Boston Red SoxBOS280.976571872223462221915123.247.296.342.639
107Alan Ashby1986-12-19Houston AstrosHOU352.61411503449321835694147375.242.315.354.670
108Bob Forsch1986-12-19St. Louis CardinalsSTL372.413401780641611069223.206.229.314.5431431163.621.26539235932371.02302181697950
109Jack Morris HOF1986-12-19Detroit TigersDET3212.510190400000144943.571.24930228002121.218952137541327
110David Palmer1986-12-19Atlanta BravesATL295.37158236123221204.136.150.191.34149363.361.3021571212786.171352311540
111Mike Jeffcoat1986-12-18Texas RangersSFG271.93191000001.000.500.000.500673.421.41810241139.2149134964
112Lenn Sakata1986-12-17New York YankeesOAK330.8105451244158284231053095.228.285.326.611
113Davey Lopes1986-12-15Houston AstrosHOU425.8151765631110191661154608555820.263.348.389.737
114Chris Speier1986-12-12San Francisco GiantsCHC371.0162039663169816349866135777.246.326.347.674
115Keith Creel1986-12-09Texas RangersCLE280.33000000005145.641.63249240193.0232328375
116Mike LaCoss1986-12-09San Francisco GiantsSFG310.59261325204321309.132.158.172.33061674.091.45128116361179.0122466487487
117Mike Madden1986-12-09Montreal ExposHOU30-1.147137130203.081.150.081.23112103.941.60371260194.01989113119
118Harry Spilman1986-12-09San Francisco GiantsSFG320.29401639801511697061.236.303.351.653
119Larry Herndon1986-12-08Detroit TigersDET332.8121372447855712229448391307.273.320.406.726
120Rudy Law1986-12-08Kansas City RoyalsKCR301.77749242137965618199228184.271.325.366.691
121Jamie Quirk1986-12-08Kansas City RoyalsKCR320.912534118810028623125363.241.281.354.635
122Claudell Washington1986-12-07New York YankeesNYY323.113152954887621524130665270386.278.326.421.747
123Rod Scurry1986-12-06New York YankeesNYY312.0725755390102.164.193.200.39319303.191.416293737429.135225256398
124Dave Concepcion1986-12-05Cincinnati RedsCIN39-0.417230082479502198100909314690.267.322.359.681
125Mike Griffin1986-12-05Baltimore OriolesKCR3042314020000.143.143.143.2864104.461.47241182125.0147103758
126Darrell Porter1986-12-05Texas RangersTEX354.41616975409746133818180539875.247.353.409.762
127Joe Sambito1986-12-05Boston Red SoxBOS35-0.610362524704010.135.274.154.42835322.791.175414584591.151640179454
128Brad Wellman1986-12-05Los Angeles DodgersSFG27-1.25264638551433582046.224.278.281.558
129Butch Davis1986-12-04Pittsburgh PiratesKCR29-1.12742382459430814.248.285.370.655
130Mark Ross1986-12-04Pittsburgh PiratesHOU320.13141000100.000.000.000.000123.380.844140121.116228
131Mike Hart1986-12-03Baltimore OriolesBAL29-0.211329050501.172.194.172.366
132Alan Knicely1986-12-03Texas RangersSTL32-1.08228521481111261168.213.303.315.618
133Tom O'Malley1986-12-03Texas RangersBAL26-0.55316937882389952104.254.330.333.663
134Dave Rucker1986-12-03Texas RangersPHI291.1614424250001.208.240.250.49016183.861.497175101291.129817138154
135Duane Walker1986-12-01St. Louis CardinalsSTL301.6436883994193249625101.230.312.371.683
136Casey Parsons1986-11-28Cleveland IndiansSTL330.034528761503.214.324.357.681
137Bob Buchanan1986-11-24New York MetsCIN26-0.71141000000.000.000.000.000108.442.125140016.025493
138Jim Dwyer1986-11-20Baltimore OriolesBAL372.014104321283045435626820299.255.345.394.739
139Jeff Moronko1986-11-20New York YankeesTEX27-0.21719130303.158.273.211.483
140Trench Davis1986-11-17Atlanta BravesPIT26-0.521730340110.133.129.133.262
141Chuck Hensley1986-11-17Atlanta BravesSFG280.21110000000002.450.95511017.15226
142Al Pardo1986-11-17Atlanta BravesBAL24-1.72501266171403.135.155.175.330
143Jerry Don Gleaton1986-11-15Kansas City RoyalsCHW29-0.46000000006105.061.53275163154.2172186562
144Bill Swaggerty1986-11-15Kansas City RoyalsBAL30-1.1410100000434.761.598328081.110083028
145Pat Keedy1986-11-14Chicago White SoxCAL290.1134121100.500.5001.5002.000
146Scotti Madison1986-11-14Kansas City RoyalsDET27-0.52818000202.000.091.000.091
147Dave Collins1986-11-13Montreal ExposDET345.81213684484612123132344369422.275.340.356.696

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