1987 New York Yankees

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Season Overview

89-73 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1987 New York Yankees

What was the record of the 1987 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a 89-73 record. They went 51-30 at home and 38-43 on the road.

What division did the 1987 New York Yankees play in?

The 1987 New York Yankees played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1987 New York Yankees?

During the regular season, the 1987 New York Yankees went 43-35 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1987 New York Yankees record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Baltimore Orioles 10-3 76.9% +19
Detroit Tigers 8-5 61.5% -13
Cleveland Indians 7-6 53.8% +20
Milwaukee Brewers 6-7 46.2% +7
Boston Red Sox 6-7 46.2% +2
Toronto Blue Jays 6-7 46.2% -23

What was the 1987 New York Yankees record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1987 New York Yankees had their best month in April, when they went 14-7 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 11-17 and had a 39.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 14-7 66.7% +30
May 17-11 60.7% +33
June 17-11 60.7% +15
July 15-11 57.7% +9
August 11-17 39.3% -41
September 13-14 48.1% -18
October 2-2 50% +2

Did the 1987 New York Yankees make the Postseason?

No, the Yankees didn't make the Postseason in 1987.

What was the run differential for the 1987 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a run differential of +30. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Yankees could have been expected to have about 83.9 wins, or a 84-78 record in the regular season.

How did the 1987 New York Yankees perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1987 New York Yankees went 27-17.

How did the 1987 New York Yankees perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1987 New York Yankees went 8-4 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1987 New York Yankees?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1987 New York Yankees was a 10 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1987 New York Yankees?

The longest losing streak that the New York Yankees had during the 1987 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1987 New York Yankees Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 6, 1987 @ Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 1 (10)
Wed, Apr 8, 1987 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Thu, Apr 9, 1987 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 9
Fri, Apr 10, 1987 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 13
Sat, Apr 11, 1987 @ Kansas City Royals Win 15 - 2
Sun, Apr 12, 1987 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 8
Mon, Apr 13, 1987 vs Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 3
Tue, Apr 14, 1987 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 6
Wed, Apr 15, 1987 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Sat, Apr 18, 1987 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 6
Sun, Apr 19, 1987 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 0
Sun, Apr 19, 1987 vs Kansas City Royals Win 1 - 0
Mon, Apr 20, 1987 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 2
Tue, Apr 21, 1987 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 1
Wed, Apr 22, 1987 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 1
Thu, Apr 23, 1987 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Fri, Apr 24, 1987 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Apr 25, 1987 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Apr 26, 1987 @ Cleveland Indians Win 14 - 2
Tue, Apr 28, 1987 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Apr 29, 1987 @ Texas Rangers Loss 7 - 8
Fri, May 1, 1987 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 7
Sat, May 2, 1987 @ Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 4
Sun, May 3, 1987 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4
Mon, May 4, 1987 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 1
Tue, May 5, 1987 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 2
Wed, May 6, 1987 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 8, 1987 vs Minnesota Twins Win 11 - 7
Sat, May 9, 1987 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 2
Sun, May 10, 1987 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 1
Mon, May 11, 1987 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 2
Tue, May 12, 1987 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4 (13)
Wed, May 13, 1987 vs Texas Rangers Loss 6 - 8
Thu, May 14, 1987 vs Texas Rangers Win 9 - 1
Fri, May 15, 1987 @ Seattle Mariners Win 7 - 3
Sat, May 16, 1987 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 8 - 10
Sun, May 17, 1987 @ Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 3
Mon, May 18, 1987 @ Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1
Tue, May 19, 1987 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 20, 1987 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 7
Fri, May 22, 1987 @ California Angels Win 7 - 2
Sat, May 23, 1987 @ California Angels Win 3 - 0
Sun, May 24, 1987 @ California Angels Win 10 - 8 (10)
Mon, May 25, 1987 @ California Angels Win 6 - 3
Wed, May 27, 1987 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 5 - 6
Thu, May 28, 1987 vs Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 2
Fri, May 29, 1987 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 13
Sat, May 30, 1987 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Sun, May 31, 1987 vs Oakland Athletics Win 9 - 5
Mon, Jun 1, 1987 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 9
Tue, Jun 2, 1987 vs California Angels Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 3, 1987 vs California Angels Win 9 - 3
Thu, Jun 4, 1987 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 9
Fri, Jun 5, 1987 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 13 - 1
Sat, Jun 6, 1987 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jun 7, 1987 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jun 8, 1987 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 11
Tue, Jun 9, 1987 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Jun 10, 1987 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jun 12, 1987 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 3
Sat, Jun 13, 1987 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jun 14, 1987 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 6
Mon, Jun 15, 1987 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 2
Tue, Jun 16, 1987 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 5
Wed, Jun 17, 1987 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jun 18, 1987 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Fri, Jun 19, 1987 @ Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 5 (13)
Sat, Jun 20, 1987 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 9
Sun, Jun 21, 1987 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jun 22, 1987 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jun 23, 1987 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 24, 1987 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Jun 26, 1987 vs Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 11 (10)
Sat, Jun 27, 1987 vs Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 1
Sun, Jun 28, 1987 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 6
Mon, Jun 29, 1987 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 15 - 14
Tue, Jun 30, 1987 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jul 1, 1987 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 1 (12)
Fri, Jul 3, 1987 vs Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 9
Fri, Jul 3, 1987 vs Texas Rangers Win 3 - 1
Sat, Jul 4, 1987 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 5, 1987 vs Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 10
Mon, Jul 6, 1987 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 2
Tue, Jul 7, 1987 vs Minnesota Twins Win 12 - 7
Wed, Jul 8, 1987 vs Minnesota Twins Win 13 - 4
Thu, Jul 9, 1987 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Jul 10, 1987 vs Chicago White Sox Win 9 - 5
Sat, Jul 11, 1987 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 5 (15)
Sun, Jul 12, 1987 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 2
Thu, Jul 16, 1987 @ Texas Rangers Win 12 - 3
Fri, Jul 17, 1987 @ Texas Rangers Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jul 18, 1987 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 7
Sun, Jul 19, 1987 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 20
Mon, Jul 20, 1987 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 1
Tue, Jul 21, 1987 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jul 22, 1987 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 24, 1987 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Jul 25, 1987 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jul 26, 1987 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jul 28, 1987 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jul 29, 1987 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 0
Thu, Jul 30, 1987 vs Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 3
Fri, Jul 31, 1987 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Sat, Aug 1, 1987 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 10
Sun, Aug 2, 1987 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 5
Mon, Aug 3, 1987 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 2