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1997 New York Mets 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 New York Mets Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Juan AcevedoP6-2220R-R27COL: 1992-14-403$ 150,000367660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Manny AlexanderSS-2B5-10180R-R26Not drafted$ 205,0002456737$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Edgardo Alfonzo3B-2B5-11187R-R23Not drafted$ 215,0001854740$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Carlos Baerga2B5-11215B-R28Not drafted$ 4,750,00025894$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Steve BieserCF-LF5-10170L-R29PHI: 1989-32-820$ 150,000397660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Brian BohanonP6-2240L-L28TEX: 1987-1-19$ 205,0002256737$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Toby BorlandP6-6193R-R28PHI: 1987-27-696$ 262,5001750045$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Alberto CastilloC6-0185R-R27Not drafted$ 152,5003275017$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mark ClarkP6-5235R-R29SLN: 1988-9-236$ 2,200,0001017881$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Joe CrawfordP6-3225L-L27NYN: 1991-17-459$ 150,000407660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Carl EverettCF-RF6-0190B-R26NYA: 1990-1-10$ 205,0002356737$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    John FrancoP5-10185L-L36LAN: 1981-5-125$ 3,000,000912886$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Matt Franco1B-3B6-2200L-R27CHN: 1987-7-166$ 160,0003069422$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Shawn GilbertLF-2B5-9185R-R32MIN: 1987-12-295$ 150,000377660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Bernard GilkeyLF6-0200R-R30Not drafted$ 3,850,00068691$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jason Hardtke2B-3B5-10175B-R25CLE: 1990-3-81$ 150,000417660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Pete HarnischP6-0228R-R30BAL: 1987-1-27$ 3,213,400711588$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Todd HundleyC5-11199B-R28NYN: 1987-2-39$ 4,150,00047592$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Butch HuskeyRF-1B6-3244R-R25NYN: 1989-7-190$ 212,0002155539$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Jason IsringhausenP6-3210R-R24NYN: 1991-44-1157$ 212,0002055539$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Lance JohnsonCF5-11165L-L33SLN: 1984-6-139$ 3,050,000812487$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Bobby JonesP6-4225R-R27NYN: 1991-1-36$ 1,925,0001120078$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ricardo JordanP6-0190L-L27TOR: 1990-37-995$ 155,0003172119$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Takashi KashiwadaP5-11165L-L26Not drafted$ 150,000427660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Cory LidleP5-11180R-R25Not drafted$ 150,000357660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Luis LopezSS-2B5-11166B-R26Not drafted$ 150,000347660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Barry ManuelP5-11185R-R31TEX: 1987-2-51$ 185,0002861331$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Greg McMichaelP6-3215R-R30CLE: 1988-7-163$ 1,100,0001227070$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Brian McRaeCF6-0195B-R29KCA: 1985-1-17$ 3,900,00058591$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Carlos MendozaLF-CF6-1188B-R17Not drafted$ 150,000387660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Dave MlickiP6-4205R-R29CLE: 1990-17-460$ 610,0001435162$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Kevin Morgan3B6-1170R-R27DET: 1991-30-790$ 150,000437660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Alex OchoaRF-LF6-0195R-R25BAL: 1991-3-82$ 152,0003375816$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    John Olerud1B6-5220L-L28TOR: 1989-3-79$ 6,500,00012098$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Rey OrdonezSS5-9159R-R24Not drafted$ 192,5002761033$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Yorkis PerezP6-0180B-L29Not drafted$ 375,0001543651$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Roberto Petagine1B6-1215L-L26Not drafted$ 150,000447660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Todd PrattC6-3230R-R30BOS: 1985-6-153$ 200,0002557536$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Rick ReedP6-1195R-R31PIT: 1986-26-644$ 212,0001955539$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Armando ReynosoP6-0204R-R31Not drafted$ 1,000,0001328469$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Mel RojasP5-11212R-R30Not drafted$ 4,583,33336394$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Gary ThurmanRF-LF5-10165R-R32KCA: 1983-1-21$ 150,000457660$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Andy TomberlinRF-LF5-11185L-L30Not drafted$ 200,0002657534$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Ricky TrlicekP6-2200R-R28PHI: 1987-4-104$ 184,2502963230$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    Turk WendellP6-2205L-R30ATL: 1988-5-112$ 350,0001645051$ 150,000$ 1,182,177


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