1987 Oakland Athletics Roster

The 1987 Oakland Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1987 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1987 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1987 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 1987 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1987 Oakland Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1987 Oakland Athletics

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Complete Roster

6-00
180
Right
Both
1952-12-21
6-03
214
Left
Left
1962-02-27
6-01
210
Right
Right
1956-07-13
6-01
160
Right
Right
1958-03-26
6-04
207
Right
Right
1961-12-26
6-02
190
Right
Right
1954-10-03
6-00
180
Right
Right
1956-04-22
5-11
190
Left
Left
1954-06-29
6-03
205
Right
Right
1955-11-26
6-05
210
Left
Left
1958-04-24
6-03
210
Right
Right
1952-09-23
6-01
200
Left
Both
1949-01-03
6-01
160
Left
Left
1962-06-18
6-00
174
Right
Right
1960-12-03
6-00
190
Right
Right
1961-03-05
6-07
210
Left
Left
1964-11-12
6-05
217
Right
Right
1963-09-03
6-02
200
Right
Right
1965-05-13
6-03
190
Right
Right
1960-09-21
6-02
200
Right
Right
1957-02-19
6-02
200
Left
Left
1958-10-25
6-01
180
Left
Right
1960-04-16
5-09
175
Right
Right
1960-03-22
6-01
195
Right
Right
1962-03-02
6-02
212
Right
Both
1960-09-16
5-09
160
Right
Both
1956-08-24
5-08
160
Right
Right
1960-10-31
5-11
165
Right
Both
1957-10-06
6-02
195
Right
Right
1957-02-07
6-02
167
Right
Right
1954-06-19
6-05
225
Right
Right
1963-10-01
6-04
215
Left
Left
1964-05-17
5-10
175
Right
Both
1959-04-25
6-00
175
Right
Both
1963-11-28
6-02
195
Right
Left
1960-03-14
6-04
240
Right
Right
1964-07-02
6-03
185
Left
Left
1959-06-11
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-10-16
6-02
190
Right
Right
1952-11-18
6-00
185
Right
Both
1964-01-09
6-01
185
Right
Left
1955-03-18
5-08
152
Left
Left
1963-10-12
6-00
185
Right
Right
1959-02-14
5-10
185
Right
Right
1948-02-15
6-00
200
Left
Left
1946-05-18
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The 1987 Oakland Athletics played 162 games during the regular season, won 81 games, lost 81 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Oakland Coliseum (Park Factors: 93/93) where 1,678,921 fans witnessed their 1987 Athletics finish the season with a .500 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1987 Oakland Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1987 Oakland Athletics salary list, a 1987 Oakland Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1987 Oakland Athletics primary starters list:

1987 Oakland Athletics
Salaries

Bill Caudill $1,633,333.00
Joaquin Andujar $1,353,333.00
Carney Lansford $1,300,000.00
Ron Cey $1,050,000.00
Dennis Eckersley $833,333.00
Mike Davis $780,000.00
Dwayne Murphy $759,000.00
Alfredo Griffin $607,653.00
Moose Haas $578,889.00
Dave Stewart $550,000.00
Jay Howell $530,000.00
Reggie Jackson $525,000.00
Tony Phillips $425,000.00
Gene Nelson $365,000.00
Dennis Lamp $350,000.00
Jose Canseco $180,000.00
Curt Young $171,875.00
Steve Ontiveros $131,500.00
Mickey Tettleton $120,000.00
Jose Rijo $114,500.00
Eric Plunk $77,667.00
Steve Henderson $75,000.00
Stan Javier $75,000.00
Dave Leiper $73,133.00
Mark McGwire $72,500.00
Brian Harper $70,000.00
Greg Cadaret $62,500.00
Mike Gallego $62,500.00
Rob Nelson $62,500.00
Dave Otto $62,500.00
Luis Polonia $62,500.00
Rick Rodriguez $62,500.00
Terry Steinbach $62,500.00
Walt Weiss $62,500.00

1987 Oakland Athletics
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1987 Oakland Athletics Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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