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2008 New York Mets

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2007 / 2009

89-73, Finished 2nd in NL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Willie Randolph (34-35) and Jerry Manuel (55-38)
GM: Omar Minaya, Scouting Dir: Rudy Terrasas
Scored 799 runs, Allowed 715 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-73

Ballparks: Shea Stadium · Attendance: 4,042,045 (1st of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 98, Pitching - 98 · one-year: Batting - 99, Pitching - 99

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2007 / 2009 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name 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
Chris Aguila 29 R R 5' 11" 200 Feb 23, 1979 4 8 2 8 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 6 0 5 0 -0.2
Moises Alou 41 R R 6' 3" 185 Jul 3, 1966 17 15 14 15 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 13 1 1 0 0.1 $7,500,000
Marlon Anderson 34 L R 5' 10" 190 Jan 6, 1974 11 87 23 87 31 0 0 6 1 0 0 25 0 0 25 1 60 0 -0.2 $1,050,000
Tony Armas 30 R R 6' 4" 205 Apr 29, 1978 10 3 1 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Luis Ayala 30 R R 6' 2" 205 Jan 12, 1978 5 19 0 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Carlos Beltran 31 B R 6' 1" 210 Apr 24, 1977 11 161 159 161 158 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 158 0 158 1 2 0 6.9 $18,622,809
Robinson Cancel 32 R R 5' 11" 225 May 4, 1976 2 27 9 27 15 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0.1
Raul Casanova 35 B R 6' 0" 200 Aug 23, 1972 9 20 13 20 13 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0.1
Luis Castillo 32 B R 5' 11" 145 Sep 12, 1975 13 87 78 87 81 0 0 0 81 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 -0.4 $6,250,000
Ramon Castro 32 R R 6' 3" 240 Mar 1, 1976 10 52 40 52 47 0 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0.4 $1,975,000
Endy Chavez 30 L L 5' 11" 170 Feb 7, 1978 8 133 56 133 120 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 10 60 124 0 19 4 0.8 $1,800,000
Ryan Church 29 L L 6' 1" 190 Oct 14, 1978 5 90 81 90 83 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 83 83 0 9 0 1.5 $2,000,000
Brady Clark 35 R R 6' 2" 195 Apr 18, 1973 9 7 2 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 0 3 0 0.0
Carlos Delgado 36 L R 6' 3" 215 Jun 25, 1972 16 159 156 159 154 0 0 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 1.3 $16,000,000
Damion Easley 38 R R 5' 11" 155 Nov 11, 1969 17 113 70 113 83 0 0 4 64 1 8 7 0 0 7 1 35 1 -0.5 $950,000
Nick Evans 22 R R 6' 2" 220 Jan 30, 1986 1st 50 26 50 31 0 0 3 0 0 0 28 0 0 28 0 20 2 0.5
Pedro Feliciano 31 L L 5' 10" 195 Aug 25, 1976 6 86 0 84 86 86 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $1,025,000
Nelson Figueroa 34 B R 6' 1" 185 May 18, 1974 6 16 6 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Aaron Heilman 29 R R 6' 5" 230 Nov 12, 1978 6 78 0 75 78 78 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8 $1,200,000
Brandon Knight 32 L R 6' 0" 175 Oct 1, 1975 3 4 2 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Eddie Kunz 22 R R 6' 6" 260 Apr 8, 1986 1st 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
John Maine 27 R R 6' 4" 220 May 8, 1981 5 26 25 26 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1.5 $450,000
Pedro Martinez 36 R R 5' 11" 170 Oct 25, 1971 17 20 20 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $11,813,351
Ramon Martinez 35 R R 6' 1" 170 Oct 10, 1972 11 7 4 7 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 -0.2
Gustavo Molina 26 R R 6' 1" 245 Feb 24, 1982 2 2 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Carlos Muniz 27 R R 6' 1" 190 Mar 12, 1981 2 18 0 17 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Daniel Murphy 23 L R 6' 1" 215 Apr 1, 1985 1st 49 30 49 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 0 0 32 0 19 0 1.3
Jon Niese 21 L L 6' 3" 220 Oct 27, 1986 1st 3 3 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Trot Nixon 34 L L 6' 1" 195 Apr 11, 1974 12 11 10 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 5 11 0 1 0 0.1
Abraham Nunez 32 B R 5' 11" 200 Mar 16, 1976 12 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -0.1
Angel Pagan 26 B R 6' 2" 200 Jul 2, 1981 3 31 23 31 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 2 1 24 0 8 0 0.5 $401,500
Bobby Parnell 23 R R 6' 3" 205 Sep 8, 1984 1st 6 0 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mike Pelfrey 24 R R 6' 7" 250 Jan 14, 1984 3 32 32 30 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0 $1,987,500
Oliver Perez 26 L L 6' 3" 220 Aug 15, 1981 7 34 34 32 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.7 $6,500,000
Andy Phillips 31 R R 6' 0" 205 Apr 6, 1977 5 4 1 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 -0.1
Argenis Reyes 25 B R 5' 10" 180 Sep 25, 1982 1st 49 20 49 27 0 0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0 -0.0
Jose Reyes 25 B R 6' 0" 195 Jun 11, 1983 6 159 159 159 158 0 0 0 0 0 158 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.8 $4,375,000
Ricardo Rincon 38 L L 5' 10" 190 Apr 13, 1970 11 8 0 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Duaner Sanchez 28 R R 6' 2" 210 Oct 14, 1979 6 66 0 64 66 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $850,000
Johan Santana 29 L L 6' 0" 210 Mar 13, 1979 9 34 34 32 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.1 $16,984,216
Brian Schneider 31 L R 6' 1" 210 Nov 26, 1976 9 110 98 110 109 0 109 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0.3 $4,900,000
Scott Schoeneweis 34 L L 6' 0" 186 Oct 2, 1973 10 73 0 71 73 73 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $3,600,000
Joe Smith 24 R R 6' 2" 205 Mar 22, 1984 2 82 0 80 82 82 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $398,000
Jorge Sosa 30 R R 6' 2" 220 Apr 28, 1978 7 20 0 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1 $2,000,000
Brian Stokes 28 R R 6' 1" 210 Sep 7, 1979 3 24 1 24 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $402,000
Fernando Tatis 33 R R 5' 11" 185 Jan 1, 1975 9 92 66 92 79 0 0 6 0 4 0 51 0 39 90 0 20 0 1.2
Claudio Vargas 30 R R 6' 4" 235 Jun 19, 1978 6 11 4 10 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Billy Wagner 36 L L 5' 10" 180 Jul 25, 1971 14 45 0 42 45 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 $10,500,000 All-Star
Matt Wise 32 R R 6' 4" 190 Nov 18, 1975 8 8 0 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $1,200,000
David Wright 25 R R 6' 0" 205 Dec 20, 1982 5 160 160 160 159 0 0 0 0 159 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.8 $5,250,000 All-Star
Name 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.

2007 / 2009 Roster (40-man)