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2009 Washington Nationals

Roster (40-man)

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59-103, Finished 5th in NL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Manny Acta (26-61) and Jim Riggleman (33-42)
GM: Jim Bowden (Resigned 3/1/2009), Mike Rizzo (Named Interim GM 3/4/2009; Hired Full-time 8/20/2009), Farm Dir: Bobby Williams, Scouting Dir: Dana Brown
Scored 710 runs, Allowed 874 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-96

Ballparks: Nationals Park · Attendance: 1,817,226 (13th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 99, Pitching - 101 · one-year: Batting - 97, Pitching - 99

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2008 / 2010 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
Collin Balester 23 R R 6' 5" 200 Jun 6, 1986 2 7 7 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $410,000
Josh Bard 31 B R 6' 3" 225 Mar 30, 1978 8 90 71 90 79 0 79 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 -1.2 $1,600,000
Joe Beimel 32 L L 6' 3" 205 Apr 19, 1977 9 45 0 39 45 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $2,000,000
Ronnie Belliard 34 R R 5' 9" 210 Apr 7, 1975 12 86 39 86 58 0 0 15 50 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 1 0.2 $1,900,000
Jason Bergmann 27 R R 6' 3" 220 Sep 25, 1981 5 56 0 55 56 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $439,000
Roger Bernadina 25 L L 6' 2" 200 Jun 12, 1984 2 3 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 0.1 $400,000
Jamie Burke 37 R R 6' 0" 195 Sep 24, 1971 7 6 3 6 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Sean Burnett 26 L L 6' 1" 180 Sep 17, 1982 3 33 0 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6
Daniel Cabrera 28 R R 6' 7" 225 May 28, 1981 6 9 8 9 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1 $2,600,000
Alex Cintron 30 B R 6' 2" 210 Dec 17, 1978 9 21 2 21 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 -0.6
Tyler Clippard 24 R R 6' 3" 200 Feb 14, 1985 3 41 0 41 41 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.3 $400,000
Jesus Colome 31 R R 6' 2" 240 Dec 23, 1977 9 16 0 14 15 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6
Ian Desmond 23 R R 6' 3" 215 Sep 20, 1985 1st 21 20 21 20 0 0 0 5 0 17 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0.1 $400,000
Ross Detwiler 23 R L 6' 5" 210 Mar 6, 1986 2 15 14 13 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $400,000
Elijah Dukes 25 R R 6' 2" 225 Jun 26, 1984 3 107 94 107 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 35 65 105 0 7 2 -0.3 $415,500
Adam Dunn 29 L R 6' 6" 285 Nov 9, 1979 9 159 155 159 150 0 0 67 0 0 0 62 0 22 84 6 4 0 -0.4 $8,000,000
Marco Estrada 25 R R 6' 0" 200 Jul 5, 1983 2 4 1 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $400,000
Jesus Flores 24 R R 6' 1" 210 Oct 26, 1984 3 29 23 29 24 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0.7 $415,500
Victor Garate 24 L L 6' 1" 210 Sep 25, 1984 1st 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Alberto Gonzalez 26 R R 5' 10" 195 Apr 18, 1983 3 105 71 105 93 0 0 0 55 3 41 0 0 0 0 1 13 5 -0.3 $400,000
Cristian Guzman 31 B R 6' 0" 180 Mar 21, 1978 10 135 117 135 117 0 0 0 0 0 117 0 0 0 0 2 17 0 1.6 $8,000,000
Joel Hanrahan 27 R R 6' 4" 255 Oct 6, 1981 3 34 0 32 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1 $420,000
Willie Harris 31 L R 5' 9" 195 Jun 22, 1978 9 137 81 137 115 0 0 0 19 4 0 45 63 1 109 0 27 3 0.1 $1,500,000
Anderson Hernandez 26 B R 5' 9" 190 Oct 30, 1982 5 77 57 77 67 0 0 0 66 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 14 0 0.3 $400,000
Livan Hernandez 34 R R 6' 2" 245 Feb 20, 1975 14 8 8 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Mike Hinckley 26 R L 6' 3" 195 Oct 5, 1982 2 14 0 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $400,000
Nick Johnson 30 L L 6' 3" 235 Sep 19, 1978 8 98 92 98 96 0 0 96 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.1 $5,500,000
Austin Kearns 29 R R 6' 3" 240 May 20, 1980 8 80 41 80 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 54 57 0 29 1 -0.4 $8,000,000
Logan Kensing 26 R R 6' 1" 190 Jul 3, 1982 6 26 0 26 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9
John Lannan 24 L L 6' 4" 235 Sep 27, 1984 3 33 33 31 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.4 $424,000
Wil Ledezma 28 L L 6' 4" 225 Jan 21, 1981 7 5 0 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $750,000
Mike MacDougal 32 B R 6' 4" 180 Mar 5, 1977 9 52 0 47 52 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
J.D. Martin 26 R R 6' 4" 220 Jan 2, 1983 1st 16 15 16 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Shairon Martis 22 R R 6' 1" 225 Mar 30, 1987 2 15 15 13 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $400,000
Justin Maxwell 25 R R 6' 5" 225 Nov 6, 1983 2 40 21 40 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 32 2 36 0 5 5 0.7 $400,000
Lastings Milledge 24 R R 5' 11" 210 Apr 5, 1985 4 7 5 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 2 0 -0.5 $452,000
Garrett Mock 26 B R 6' 4" 230 Apr 25, 1983 2 28 15 28 28 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.0 $400,000
Nyjer Morgan 28 L L 5' 10" 180 Jul 2, 1980 3 49 47 49 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 0 47 0 1 1 1.6
Mike Morse 27 R R 6' 5" 245 Mar 22, 1982 5 32 7 32 14 0 0 11 0 1 0 2 0 3 5 0 19 0 0.4 $407,000
Wil Nieves 31 R R 5' 11" 190 Sep 25, 1977 6 72 65 72 71 0 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 -0.0 $445,000
Scott Olsen 25 L L 6' 4" 200 Jan 12, 1984 5 11 11 11 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3 $2,800,000
Pete Orr 30 L R 6' 1" 195 Jun 8, 1979 5 27 18 27 22 0 0 0 18 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 8 0 0.4
Jorge Padilla 29 R R 6' 2" 205 Aug 11, 1979 1st 29 3 29 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 5 13 0 14 4 -0.6
Corey Patterson 29 L R 5' 10" 180 Aug 13, 1979 10 5 3 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 4 0 1 0 0.0
Saul Rivera 31 B R 5' 10" 180 Dec 7, 1977 4 30 0 30 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $475,000
Zack Segovia 26 R R 6' 2" 245 Apr 11, 1983 2 8 0 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Steven Shell 26 R R 6' 4" 215 Mar 10, 1983 2 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0 $425,000
Jorge Sosa 31 R R 6' 2" 220 Apr 28, 1978 8 18 0 18 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Craig Stammen 25 R R 6' 4" 225 Mar 9, 1984 1st 20 19 18 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.4
Julian Tavarez 36 L R 6' 2" 165 May 22, 1973 17 42 0 38 42 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.7 $500,000
Ron Villone 39 L L 6' 3" 245 Jan 16, 1970 15 63 0 58 63 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Kip Wells 32 R R 6' 3" 205 Apr 21, 1977 11 23 0 23 23 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Josh Willingham 30 R R 6' 2" 230 Feb 17, 1979 6 133 115 133 118 0 0 1 0 0 0 87 0 35 122 0 17 0 2.5 $2,950,000
Ryan Zimmerman 24 R R 6' 3" 220 Sep 28, 1984 5 157 154 157 154 0 0 0 0 154 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 7.3 $3,325,000 All-Star
Jordan Zimmermann 23 R R 6' 2" 220 May 23, 1986 1st 16 16 15 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8
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.

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