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1999 Cleveland Indians

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1998 / 2000

97-65, Finished 1st in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Mike Hargrove (97-65)
GM: John Hart, Scouting Dir: Josh Byrnes
Scored 1009 runs, Allowed 860 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 93-69

Ballparks: Jacobs Field · Attendance: 3,468,456 (1st of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 103, Pitching - 102 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 101

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1998 / 2000 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Roberto Alomar HOF 31 B R 6' 0" 184 Feb 5, 1968 12 159 155 159 156 0 0 0 156 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 7.4 $7,049,966 All-Star
Sandy Alomar 33 R R 6' 5" 200 Jun 18, 1966 12 37 36 37 35 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.4 $2,800,000
Paul Assenmacher 38 L L 6' 3" 195 Dec 10, 1960 14 55 0 3 55 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 $1,507,000
Carlos Baerga 30 B R 5' 11" 165 Nov 4, 1968 10 22 13 22 21 0 0 0 6 15 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 -0.4 $500,000
Harold Baines 40 L L 6' 2" 175 Mar 15, 1959 20 28 24 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 4 0 -0.3
Pat Borders 36 R R 6' 2" 190 May 14, 1963 12 6 5 6 6 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Russell Branyan 23 L R 6' 4" 235 Dec 19, 1975 2 11 10 11 8 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 -0.1 $201,500
Jim Brower 26 R R 6' 2" 205 Dec 29, 1972 1st 9 2 0 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Dave Burba 32 R R 6' 4" 220 Jul 7, 1966 10 34 34 2 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.8 $4,666,664
Jolbert Cabrera 26 R R 6' 2" 205 Dec 8, 1972 2 30 6 30 22 0 0 0 6 0 0 4 12 0 16 5 7 9 -0.2 $203,000
Tom Candiotti 41 R R 6' 3" 205 Aug 31, 1957 16 7 2 3 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6
Bartolo Colon 26 R R 5' 11" 285 May 24, 1973 3 32 32 2 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.4 $625,000
Wil Cordero 27 R R 6' 2" 185 Oct 3, 1971 8 54 48 54 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 0 0 29 23 6 0 0.7 $500,000
Jacob Cruz 26 L L 6' 0" 175 Jan 28, 1973 4 32 18 32 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 15 2 28 2 10 1 0.7 $205,000
Rich DeLucia 34 R R 6' 0" 185 Oct 7, 1964 10 6 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Sean DePaula 25 R R 6' 4" 215 Nov 7, 1973 1st 11 0 0 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $200,000
Einar Diaz 26 R R 5' 10" 165 Dec 28, 1972 4 119 108 119 119 0 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.2 $209,000
Travis Fryman 30 R R 6' 1" 180 Mar 25, 1969 10 85 84 85 85 0 0 0 0 85 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $5,250,000
Dwight Gooden 34 R R 6' 2" 190 Nov 16, 1964 15 26 22 3 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5 $2,637,500
Chris Haney 30 L L 6' 3" 185 Nov 16, 1968 9 13 4 0 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $550,000
Tyler Houston 28 L R 6' 2" 210 Jan 17, 1971 4 13 6 13 11 0 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -0.1
Michael Jackson 34 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 22, 1964 14 72 0 4 72 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 $2,100,000
David Justice 33 L L 6' 3" 195 Apr 14, 1966 11 133 122 133 93 0 0 0 0 0 0 79 0 15 94 34 7 1 3.1 $7,000,000
Steve Karsay 27 R R 6' 3" 210 Mar 24, 1972 5 50 3 3 50 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.2 $500,000
Mark Langston 38 R L 6' 2" 177 Aug 20, 1960 16 25 5 1 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $350,000
Jesse Levis 31 L R 5' 9" 180 Apr 14, 1968 8 10 7 10 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.4 $400,000
Kenny Lofton 32 L L 6' 0" 180 May 31, 1967 9 120 116 120 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 119 0 119 1 2 0 5.6 $7,550,000 All-Star
Jeff Manto 34 R R 6' 3" 210 Aug 23, 1964 8 12 8 12 11 0 0 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.2
Tom Martin 29 L L 6' 1" 200 May 21, 1970 3 6 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $225,000
John McDonald 24 R R 5' 9" 185 Sep 24, 1974 1st 18 2 18 12 0 0 0 7 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 0.1
Charles Nagy 32 L R 6' 3" 200 May 5, 1967 10 34 32 4 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1.8 $6,000,000 All-Star
Jim Poole 33 L L 6' 2" 190 Apr 28, 1966 10 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $200,000
Jason Rakers 26 R R 6' 2" 197 Jun 29, 1973 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 $203,000
Alex Ramirez 24 R R 5' 11" 180 Oct 3, 1974 2 48 21 48 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 23 29 14 9 0 0.0 $205,000
Manny Ramirez 27 R R 6' 0" 225 May 30, 1972 7 147 146 147 145 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 145 145 2 1 0 7.3 $4,350,000 All-Star
Steve Reed 34 R R 6' 2" 200 Mar 11, 1965 8 63 0 5 63 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $1,366,666
Ricardo Rincon 29 L L 5' 10" 190 Apr 13, 1970 3 59 0 4 59 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $450,000
David Riske 22 R R 6' 2" 175 Oct 23, 1976 1st 12 0 0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $200,000
Dave Roberts 27 L L 5' 10" 172 May 31, 1972 1st 41 30 41 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 38 0 39 0 2 2 0.2 $200,000
Richie Sexson 24 R R 6' 6" 205 Dec 29, 1974 3 134 115 134 104 0 0 61 0 0 0 48 0 3 51 24 11 2 0.2 $219,000
Paul Shuey 28 R R 6' 3" 215 Sep 16, 1970 6 72 0 7 72 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5 $1,117,666
Jerry Spradlin 32 B R 6' 7" 230 Jun 14, 1967 6 4 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $687,500
Dave Stevens 29 R R 6' 3" 210 Mar 4, 1970 6 5 0 0 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Jeff Tam 28 R R 6' 1" 202 Aug 19, 1970 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Jim Thome 28 L R 6' 4" 250 Aug 27, 1970 9 146 143 146 111 0 0 111 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 3 0 4.5 $8,225,000 All-Star
Chris Turner 30 R R 6' 2" 190 Mar 23, 1969 7 12 6 12 12 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $300,000
Omar Vizquel 32 B R 5' 9" 180 Apr 24, 1967 11 144 140 144 143 0 0 0 0 0 143 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 6.0 $3,050,000 All-Star
Paul Wagner 31 R R 6' 3" 205 Nov 14, 1967 8 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Mark Whiten 32 B R 6' 3" 210 Nov 25, 1966 10 8 7 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 0 7 0 1 0 -0.2 $450,000
Enrique Wilson 25 B R 5' 11" 160 Jul 27, 1973 3 113 73 113 105 0 0 0 21 61 35 0 0 0 0 1 16 5 -0.7 $214,000
Jaret Wright 23 R R 6' 2" 220 Dec 29, 1975 3 26 26 1 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6 $812,500
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1998 / 2000 Roster (40-man)