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1997 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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    1997 Houston Astros Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Bobby AbreuLF6-0197L-R23UDFA$ 150,000347660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Brad AusmusC5-11195R-R28NYA: 1987-48-1152$ 1,075,000927570$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jeff Bagwell1B6-0195R-R29BOS: 1989-4-110$ 8,040,00015100$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Manuel BarriosP6-0185R-R22Not drafted$ 150,000357660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Derek BellRF-CF6-2215R-R28TOR: 1987-2-49$ 3,250,000311388$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Sean Berry3B5-11200R-R31KCA: 1986-1-9$ 2,250,000417581$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Craig Biggio2B-C5-11180R-R31HOU: 1987-1-22$ 6,280,00022898$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tim BogarSS-3B6-2198R-R30NYN: 1987-8-212$ 275,0002348846$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jose CabreraP6-0180R-R25Not drafted$ 150,000317660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Chuck CarrCF-OF5-10165B-R29CIN: 1986-9-228$ 325,0002046349$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tony EusebioC6-2210R-R30Not drafted$ 650,0001233863$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Sid FernandezP6-1230L-L34LAN: 1981-3-73$ 375,0001943652$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ramon GarciaP6-2200R-R27Not drafted$ 160,0002669422$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Luis GonzalezLF6-2190L-R29HOU: 1988-4-90$ 1,400,000824773$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tommy GreeneP6-5225R-R30ATL: 1985-1-14$ 150,000367660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ricky GutierrezSS6-1175R-R27BAL: 1988-1-30$ 420,0001541055$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mike HamptonP5-10180R-L24SEA: 1990-6-161$ 1,420,000724673$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Oscar HenriquezP6-6220R-R23Not drafted$ 150,000377660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Richard HidalgoRF-CF6-3190R-R21Not drafted$ 150,000327660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Chris HoltP6-4205R-R25HOU: 1992-3-69$ 150,000337660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Thomas HowardLF-CF6-2205B-R32SDN: 1986-1-11$ 750,0001031965$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    John HudekP6-1205B-R30CHA: 1988-10-249$ 412,5001741455$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Russ Johnson3B-2B5-10180R-R24HOU: 1994-1-30$ 150,000297660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Darryl KileP6-5212R-R28HOU: 1987-30-782$ 1,700,000621776$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Randy KnorrC6-2215R-R28TOR: 1986-10-263$ 300,0002146948$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jose LimaP6-2205R-R24Not drafted$ 170,0002566926$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Pat ListachSS-CF5-9170B-R29MIL: 1988-5-133$ 750,0001131965$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mike MagnanteP6-1185L-L32KCA: 1988-11-283$ 290,0002248147$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tom MartinP6-1200L-L27BAL: 1988-6-139$ 150,000307660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Blas MinorP6-3203R-R31PIT: 1988-6-148$ 150,000387660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ray MontgomeryRF-LF6-3195R-R27HOU: 1990-13-359$ 155,0002772119$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    James MoutonLF-CF5-9175R-R28HOU: 1991-7-183$ 415,0001641255$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tony PenaC6-0185R-R40Not drafted$ 425,0001440355$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    J.R. Phillips1B6-1185L-L27CAL: 1988-4-91$ 150,000397660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ken RamosRF-LF6-1185L-L30CHN: 1986-6-140$ 150,000407660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Shane ReynoldsP6-3210R-R29HOU: 1989-3-72$ 2,050,000518680$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Luis RiveraSS5-9175R-R33Not drafted$ 150,000417660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Bill SpiersSS-3B6-2190L-R31MIL: 1987-1-13$ 600,0001335361$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Russ SpringerP6-4220R-R28NYA: 1989-7-181$ 400,0001841554$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Billy WagnerP5-11180L-L25HOU: 1993-1-12$ 185,0002461332$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Donne WallP6-1205R-R29HOU: 1989-18-464$ 150,000287660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177


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