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1985 Houston Astros Payroll Details

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  • The team payroll $ value represents the starting payroll on opening day.
  • The list includes all players who played at least 1 game for this team for this season and may not include all players added after opening day. For these players, the assumption is that they earned the minimum MLB salary.
  • Centiles: All players for a given year are divided into 100 groups based on a sorted list of salaries. The top 1% of salaries are in centile #100. The lowest centile is ~20 since most players below this value are making the league minimum.
  • Players making more than league average have their salary displayed in bold
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    1985 Houston Astros Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Alan AshbyC6-2190B-R33CLE: 1969-3-63$ 416,6671026257$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Mark BaileyC6-5195B-R23HOU: 1982-6-147$ 60,000195160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Kevin BassRF-OF6-0180B-R26MIL: 1977-2-29$ 155,0001843628$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Eric BullockOF5-11185L-L25SDN: 1981-1-5$ 60,000205160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Enos Cabell3B-1B6-5185R-R35Not drafted$ 291,6671534044$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Jeff CalhounP6-2190L-L27HOU: 1980-3-69$ 60,000215160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Jose CruzOF6-0175L-L37Not drafted$ 796,38348986$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Glenn Davis1B6-3210R-R24TEX: 1983-42-817$ 60,000225160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Bill DawleyP6-4240R-R27CIN: 1976-7-167$ 295,0001433745$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Jim DeshaiesP6-4220L-L25NYA: 1982-21-542$ 60,000235160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Frank DiPinoP6-0180L-L28Not drafted$ 255,0001635841$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Bill Doran2B5-11175B-R27HOU: 1979-6-138$ 60,000245160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Ty GaineyOF6-1190L-R24HOU: 1979-2-34$ 60,000255160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Phil Garner2B-3B5-10177R-R36OAK: 1971-1-2$ 745,000610384$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Jeff HeathcockP6-4205R-R25HOU: 1980-1-1$ 60,000265160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Chris JonesOF6-0183L-L27HOU: 1979-25-625$ 60,000275160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Charlie KerfeldP6-6225R-R21SEA: 1982-1-3$ 60,000285160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Bob KnepperP6-2210L-L31SFN: 1972-2-43$ 850,00026989$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Mark KnudsonP6-5205R-R24HOU: 1982-3-69$ 60,000295160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Mike MaddenP6-1190L-L27PIT: 1976-3-69$ 60,000305160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Ron MathisP6-0175R-R26DET: 1980-30-724$ 60,000315160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    John MizerockC5-11190L-R24HOU: 1979-1-8$ 60,000325160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Jerry MumphreyOF6-2185B-R32SLN: 1971-4-81$ 775,00059186$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Joe NiekroP6-1190R-R40CLE: 1966-7-84$ 825,00037688$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Jim Pankovits2B-OF5-10175R-R29HOU: 1976-4-73$ 60,000335160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Bert PenaSS5-11165R-R25Not drafted$ 60,000345160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Terry PuhlOF6-2200L-R28Not drafted$ 541,667820067$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Craig ReynoldsSS6-1175L-R32PIT: 1971-1-22$ 350,0001229550$ 60,000$ 370,780
    German Rivera3B6-2195R-R24Not drafted$ 60,000355160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Mark RossP6-0195R-R27HOU: 1979-7-164$ 60,000365160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Nolan RyanP6-2195R-R38NYN: 1965-12-226$ 1,350,00011598$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Mike ScottP6-3215R-R30NYN: 1976-2-37$ 360,0001128853$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Dave SmithP6-1195R-R30HOU: 1976-8-169$ 500,000921764$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Julio SolanoP6-1160R-R25Not drafted$ 60,000375160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Harry Spilman1B6-1190L-R30Not drafted$ 160,0001742929$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Dickie ThonSS5-11175R-R27Not drafted$ 675,000712979$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Tim TolmanOF-1B6-0195R-R29HOU: 1978-12-297$ 60,000385160$ 60,000$ 370,780
    Denny Walling3B-OF6-1185L-R31OAK: 1975-1-1$ 341,6671330550$ 60,000$ 370,780


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