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1997 Kansas City Royals 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.
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    1997 Kansas City Royals Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Kevin AppierP6-2200R-R29KCA: 1987-1-9$ 4,800,00035594$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tim BelcherP6-3225R-R35NYA: 1984-1-1$ 2,300,000617082$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jay BellSS-2B6-0182R-R31MIN: 1984-1-8$ 5,000,00014396$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Yamil BenitezLF-RF6-2195R-R25Not drafted$ 150,000397660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Brian BevilP6-4225R-R25KCA: 1990-30-817$ 150,000407660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ricky BonesP6-0202R-R28Not drafted$ 390,0001742853$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Hector CarrascoP6-2220R-R27Not drafted$ 560,0001536260$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Larry CasianP6-0175R-L31MIN: 1987-6-139$ 350,0001945050$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jim ConverseP5-9180L-R25SEA: 1990-16-431$ 150,000417660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Scott Cooper3B-1B6-3200L-R29BOS: 1986-3-69$ 375,0001843652$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Johnny DamonLF6-2190L-L23KCA: 1992-1-35$ 240,0002252043$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Chili DavisOF6-3210B-R37SFN: 1977-11-270$ 3,800,00048791$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Roland De La MazaP6-2195R-R25CLE: 1993-15-419$ 150,000427660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jermaine DyeRF6-5220R-R23ATL: 1993-17-488$ 175,0003064428$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Sal FasanoC6-2230R-R25KCA: 1993-37-1029$ 150,000377660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tom GoodwinCF-LF6-1175L-R28LAN: 1989-1-22$ 1,050,0001127870$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Shane HalterSS-3B6-0180R-R27KCA: 1991-5-132$ 150,000367660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Chris HaneyP6-3210L-L28MON: 1990-2-51$ 1,700,000921776$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jed Hansen2B6-1195R-R24KCA: 1994-2-50$ 150,000437660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    David HowardSS-2B6-0175B-R30KCA: 1986-32-774$ 762,5001431865$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jason JacomeP6-1185L-L26NYN: 1991-12-329$ 220,0002453741$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jeff King3B-1B6-1188R-R32PIT: 1986-1-1$ 2,500,000515883$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ryan LongRF-LF6-2215R-R24KCA: 1991-2-45$ 150,000447660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mike MacFarlaneC6-1210R-R33KCA: 1985-4-97$ 887,5001230267$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Felix MartinezSS6-0180B-R23OAK: 1993-29-825$ 150,000357660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Allen McDillP6-0155L-L25NYN: 1992-20-553$ 150,000347660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jeff MontgomeryP5-11175R-R35CIN: 1983-9-212$ 2,300,000717082$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Rod MyersCF-LF6-1190L-L24KCA: 1991-13-340$ 150,000457660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jon NunnallyRF-CF5-10190L-R25CLE: 1992-3-70$ 190,0002761133$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jose OffermanSS-2B6-0190B-R28Not drafted$ 1,600,0001023275$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Gregg OlsonP6-4208R-R30BAL: 1988-1-4$ 400,0001641554$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Dean Palmer3B6-1210R-R28TEX: 1986-3-59$ 4,800,00025595$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Craig Paquette3B-LF6-0190R-R28OAK: 1989-8-218$ 340,0002045850$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mike PerezP6-0187R-R32SLN: 1986-12-312$ 150,000467660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Hipolito PichardoP6-1195R-R27UDFA$ 780,0001331566$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jim PittsleyP6-7220R-R23KCA: 1992-1-17$ 150,000477660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Bip Roberts2B-LF5-7165B-R33PIT: 1982-1-13$ 1,950,000819879$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jose RosadoP6-0185L-L22KCA: 1994-12-331$ 200,0002657537$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Glendon RuschP6-1200L-L22KCA: 1993-17-469$ 150,000337660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jose SantiagoP6-3215R-R22KCA: 1994-70-1627$ 150,000327660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Scott ServiceP6-6240R-R30Not drafted$ 225,0002352941$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Tim SpehrC6-2200R-R30KCA: 1988-5-127$ 260,0002150145$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Andy StewartC5-11205R-R26Not drafted$ 150,000487660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Larry Sutton1B-RF6-0185L-L27KCA: 1992-21-582$ 150,000387660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mike Sweeney1B-C6-2215R-R23KCA: 1991-10-262$ 175,0002964429$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Randy VeresP6-3210R-R31MIL: 1985-1-2$ 185,0002861331$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Joe Vitiello1B-LF6-3230R-R27KCA: 1991-1-7$ 210,0002555838$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jamie WalkerP6-2190L-L25HOU: 1992-10-265$ 150,000497660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Matt WhisenantP6-3215R-L26PHI: 1989-18-456$ 150,000507660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mike WilliamsP6-2204R-R28PHI: 1990-14-374$ 150,000317660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mitch WilliamsP6-4205L-L32SDN: 1982-8-187$ 150,000517660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177


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