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1997 Pittsburgh PiratesPayroll Summary
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Shawon Dunston earned $2,325,000 for the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknamePirates
LocationPittsburgh,Pennsylvania
Record79-83 (2nd in National League Central)League Rank8thMLB Rank15th
BallparkThree Rivers Stadium
ManagerGene LamontGeneral ManagerCam Bonifay
CoachesJoe Jones (First Base Coach), Jack Lind (Third Base Coach), Rick Renick (Bench Coach), Spin Williams (Bullpen Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickJ.J. Davis (#8)
Payroll$9,071,666 (Rank: 28th)
Attendance1,657,022 (Rank: 21st)
Minor League AffiliatesCalgary Cannons (AAA) 60-78 ... Carolina Mudcats (AA) 55-82 ... Lynchburg Hillcats (A+) 82-58 ... Augusta GreenJackets (A) 71-71 ... Erie Sea Wolves (A-) 50-26 ... Gulf Coast Pirates (Rk) 27-32 ...
Years Available1887-2019

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Payroll Data for 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates

TopPREV  NEXTPayrolls Main 1st Round Draft Picks Active Players Currently Active on this Team
Player NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationSalary ($)MLB-RankTM-RankStatusCurrent Org (Level)
Jermaine AllensworthCF6-0 190 R-R 1972-01-11 25Anderson,Indiana MLB1991-20081996-1999
1993- 1-  34-PIT
160,00069423  
Adrian BrownCF-RF6-0 185 B-R 1974-02-07 23McComb,Mississippi MLB1992-20061997-2006
1992-48-1351-PIT
150,00076634  
Emil BrownCF-LF6-2 193 R-R 1974-12-29 22Chicago,Illinois MLB1994-20091997-2009
1994- 6- 149-OAK
150,00076638  
Jason ChristiansenP6-5 241 R-L 1969-09-21 27Omaha,Nebraska MLB1990-20051995-2005
1991-   UDFA-PIT
195,00060218  
Lou CollierSS-LF5-10 182 R-R 1973-08-21 23Chicago,Illinois MLB1993-20071997-2004
1992-31- 875-PIT
150,00076632  
Steve CookeP6-6 229 R-L 1970-01-14 27Lihue,Hawaii MLB1990-20001992-1998
1989-35- 912-PIT
300,0004697  
Francisco CordovaP6-1 197 R-R 1972-04-26 25Veracruz,Mexico MLB1996-20111996-2000
1996-   UDFA-PIT
210,00055814  
Midre CummingsRF-CF6-0 195 L-R 1971-10-14 25St. Croix,Virgin Islands MLB1990-20051993-2005
1990- 1-  29-MIN
180,00063619  
Elmer DessensP6-0 187 R-R 1972-01-13 25Hermosillo,Mexico MLB1995-20111996-2010
1993-   UDFA-PIT
150,00076635  
Shawon DunstonSS6-1 180 R-R 1963-03-21 34Brooklyn,New York MLB1982-20021985-2002
1982- 1-   1-CHN
2,325,0001681  
Kevin ElsterSS6-2 200 R-R 1964-08-03 32San Pedro,California MLB1984-20001986-2000
1984- 2-  28-NYN
1,650,0002263  
John EricksP6-7 220 R-R 1967-06-16 30Oak Lawn,Illinois MLB1986-19971995-1997
1988- 1-  22-SLN
200,00057516  
Freddy Garcia3B-LF6-2 190 R-R 1972-08-01 24La Romana,Dom Rep MLB1993-20001995-1999
1991-   UDFA-TOR
150,00076640  
Jeff GrangerP6-4 200 R-L 1971-12-16 25San Pedro,California MLB1991-20001993-1997
1993- 1-   5-KCA
200,00057517  
Jose GuillenRF-LF5-11 195 R-R 1976-05-17 21San Cristobal,Dom Rep MLB1994-20101997-2010
1992-   UDFA-PIT
150,00076633  
Jason JohnsonP6-6 235 R-R 1973-10-27 23Santa Barbara,California MLB1992-20131997-2008
1992-   UDFA-PIT
150,00076637  
Mark Johnson1B6-4 230 L-L 1967-10-17 29Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1987-20021995-2002
1990-20- 537-PIT
150,00076636  
Jason KendallC6-0 195 R-R 1974-06-26 23San Diego,California MLB1992-20121996-2010
1992- 1-  23-PIT
235,00052711Retired  
Jon LieberP6-3 225 L-R 1970-04-02 27Council Bluffs,Iowa MLB1991-20081994-2008
1992- 2-  44-KCA
335,0004606  
Esteban LoaizaP6-3 210 R-R 1971-12-31 25Tijuana,Mexico MLB1991-20131995-2008
1991-   UDFA-PIT
200,00057515  
Rich LoiselleP6-5 253 R-R 1972-01-12 25Neenah,Wisconsin MLB1991-20011996-2001
1991-38- 991-SDN
155,00072126  
Al MartinLF6-2 214 L-L 1967-11-24 29West Covina,California MLB1985-20031992-2003
1985- 8- 198-ATL
2,266,6671742  
Ramon MorelP6-2 175 R-R 1974-08-15 22Villa Gonzalez,Dom Rep MLB1992-20041995-1997
1991-   UDFA-PIT
150,00076641  
Abraham NunezSS-2B5-11 185 B-R 1976-03-16 21Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1996-20111997-2008
1994-   UDFA-TOR
150,00076631  
Keith OsikC6-0 192 R-R 1968-10-22 28Port Jefferson,New York MLB1988-20051996-2005
1990-24- 641-PIT
175,00064420  
Chris PetersP6-1 170 L-L 1972-01-28 25Bethel Park,Pennsylvania MLB1993-20031996-2001
1993-37-1046-PIT
150,00076639  
Kevin PolcovichSS5-9 182 R-R 1970-06-28 27Auburn,New York MLB1991-20031997-1998
1992-30- 847-PIT
150,00076642  
Joe Randa3B5-11 190 R-R 1969-12-18 27Milwaukee,Wisconsin MLB1991-20061995-2006
1991-11- 288-KCA
220,00053712  
Ricardo RinconP5-10 187 L-L 1970-04-13 27Veracruz,Mexico MLB1997-20111997-2008
1997-   UDFA-PIT
150,00076630  
Matt RuebelP6-2 180 L-L 1969-10-16 27Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1989-20001996-1998
1991- 3-  97-PIT
160,00069424  
Jason SchmidtP6-5 213 R-R 1973-01-29 24Lewiston,Idaho MLB1991-20091995-2009
1991- 8- 205-ATL
210,00055813  
Jose SilvaP6-5 235 R-R 1973-12-19 23Tijuana,Mexico MLB1992-20111996-2002
1991- 6- 172-TOR
150,00076629  
Mark SmithLF-RF6-3 235 R-R 1970-05-07 27Pasadena,California MLB1989-20041994-2003
1991- 1-   9-BAL
150,00076628  
Clint SodowskyP6-4 200 L-R 1972-07-13 24Ponca City,Oklahoma MLB1991-20061995-1999
1991- 9- 244-DET
150,00076643  
Dale SveumSS-3B6-2 212 B-R 1963-11-23 33Richmond,California MLB1982-19991986-1999
1982- 1-  25-MIL
400,0004155  
Paul WagnerP6-1 210 R-R 1967-11-14 29Milwaukee,Wisconsin MLB1989-20011992-1999
1989-12- 314-PIT
300,0004698  
Dave WainhouseP6-2 196 L-R 1967-11-07 29Toronto,Ontario MLB1986-20011991-2000
1988- 1-  19-MON
160,00069425  
Jeff WallaceP6-2 238 L-L 1976-04-12 21Wheeling,West Virginia MLB1995-20021997-2001
1995-25- 694-KCA
150,00076627  
Turner WardRF-CF6-2 204 B-R 1965-04-11 32Orlando,Florida MLB1986-20011990-2001
1986-18- 470-NYA
300,0004699  
Marc WilkinsP5-11 212 R-R 1970-10-21 26Mansfield,Ohio MLB1992-20031996-2001
1992-47-1323-PIT
162,50068821  
Eddie Williams1B-3B6-0 210 R-R 1964-11-01 32Shreveport,Louisiana MLB1983-20021986-1998
1983- 1-   4-NYN
250,00050710  
Tony WomackSS-2B5-9 159 L-R 1969-09-25 27Danville,Virginia MLB1991-20061993-2006
1991- 7- 201-PIT
160,00069422  
Kevin Young1B6-3 222 R-R 1969-06-16 28Alpena,Michigan MLB1990-20031992-2003
1990- 7- 187-PIT
400,0004154