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Orlando MercedHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2003 MLB Years: 1990-2003
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Positions1B-582, OF-391, RF-311, 3B-130, LF-89, 2B-37, DH-20, SS-3, C-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameOrlando Luis Merced
Height6-1Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 2,1966 [51.111]PlaceSan Juan,Puerto Rico
MLB DebutJune 27,1990 [23.237]
OrganizationsPIT [11] HOU [4] BAL [1] BOS [1] CHN [1] MIN [1] MON [1] TOR [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-53
TBC Player ID710Retrosheet IDmerco002MLBAM ID118958
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power61Contact60XBH57RBIs70Runs52Hitting63Durability62Team.523Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Watertown PiratesNYPLA-pit-3b1927891216013962142120120.180.302.303.605274106.197.123.326.27613.2119.811.502.8329.6725.00
1986Macon PiratesSALApit-of196517320344122453123810200.197.250.266.516467188.237.069.150.2376.3820.213.171.0686.5020.59
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         92262325042533115265930320.191.269.279.5487311294.224.088.210.2518.8420.072.271.7052.4022.00
1987Watertown PiratesNYPLA-pit-2b20412450103101110000.417.500.5831.0837114.455.166.333.4727.147.141.000.000.0020.00
1987Macon PiratesSALApit-of2044100000001300000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14120.0060.003.000.000.000.00
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         816550103102410000.313.421.438.8597119.417.125.313.38510.5321.052.000.000.0020.00
1988Augusta PiratesSALApit-2b-3b21371361936631172072020110.265.308.375.6835110146.302.110.176.3044.7913.702.860.68136.0027.78
1988Salem BuccaneersCaroA+pit-3b21802984787127742133276411510.292.347.450.79713426332.345.158.282.3538.1319.282.372.1142.5729.89
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         117434661231810859153348431620.283.335.426.76118536478.330.143.249.3387.1117.572.471.6754.2529.27
1989Harrisburg SenatorsEastAApit-1b22953414382164648133326521460.240.306.364.67012426380.277.124.246.2998.4217.112.031.5856.8331.71
1989Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-1b-of22351291844531160172602110.341.372.450.822589139.417.109.155.3665.0418.713.710.72129.0020.45
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13047061126217764134399123570.268.324.387.71118235519.316.119.221.3177.5117.532.331.3567.1427.78
1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-1b231013785299126955145466301130.262.341.397.73815027426.293.135.280.33310.8014.791.372.1142.0027.27
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit54of-c232524351000001900001.208.240.250.4906125.333.042.083.2254.0036.009.000.000.0020.00
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-1b24312120000111400000.167.231.167.3982013.250.000.083.1947.6930.774.000.000.000.00
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit61b2412041183113172105084648111146.275.373.399.77216429478.321.124.290.35113.3916.951.272.0941.1025.66
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit61b251344055010028566054526321586.247.332.385.71715639465.276.138.269.32111.1813.551.211.2967.5039.00
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6of2613744768140264870337764102109.313.414.443.85719838527.350.130.302.38114.6112.140.831.5255.8827.14
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6of-1b2710838648105213951414258102517.272.343.412.75515933431.299.140.256.3319.7413.461.382.0942.8931.43
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6of2813248775146294158372527410599.300.365.468.83322848545.325.168.285.3619.5413.581.422.7532.4732.88
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6rf2912045369130241178084517400359.287.357.457.81420742507.310.170.291.35410.0614.601.453.3526.6532.31
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6rf3098368459823294073476230216.266.352.413.76515234420.298.147.285.34111.1914.761.322.1440.8934.69
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin91b3163204225912053314172910134.289.345.422.7678617223.316.133.201.3347.6213.001.712.2440.8028.81
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26rf-dh3199000002002300100.000.167.000.1670012.000.000.222.11916.6725.001.500.000.000.00
1998Totals for AL-AL         72213225912053514193210234.277.336.404.7408617235.303.127.202.3238.0913.621.682.1342.6028.81
1998Totals for MLB-MLB         84223246212064014203410336.278.336.413.7499218247.301.135.211.3268.1013.771.702.4337.1729.03
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25lf311210230015001200102.300.333.600.9336112.250.300.400.3768.3316.672.008.3310.0033.33
1998Totals for MLB-MLB         84223246212064014203410336.278.336.413.7499218247.301.135.211.3268.1013.771.702.4337.1729.03
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon7lf3293194255212182621262700105.268.353.464.8179021221.275.196.335.35711.7612.221.043.6224.2540.38
2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-of33176781840114012400002.269.290.373.66325569.274.104.119.2912.905.802.001.4567.0027.78
2000OrixJap PacIntl--332380918212150041400000.225.262.350.61228584.250.125.175.2684.7616.673.502.3840.0027.78
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16rf-lf349413719366162951143210113.263.333.453.7866213153.300.190.321.3379.1520.922.293.9222.8336.11
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16rf35123251357213363040265001359.287.350.434.78410922281.333.147.267.3379.2517.791.922.1441.8330.56
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16rf-1b36123212204917232632153310223.231.283.373.6567922230.258.142.217.2826.5214.352.201.3070.6744.90
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter139139985641108229281035855729487661123305389.277.355.426.78117023604530.308.149.277.00010.7514.591.362.2738.8232.49
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter468163922542359263022855191503099515142.258.321.381.7026241151818.299.123.236.0008.2517.002.061.6554.6327.19
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter156586791632191185158569703242.278.340.401.74123541647.317.123.230.0008.6614.991.731.7053.2725.15
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter953414382164648133326521460.240.306.364.67012426380.277.124.246.0008.4217.112.031.5856.8331.71
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter802984787127742133276411510.292.347.450.79713426332.345.158.282.0008.1319.282.372.1142.5729.89
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter106313407010434173206130310.224.274.310.5849717339.266.086.163.0005.9017.993.050.88104.3324.29
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3110116210231272152230120.208.325.337.662345120.234.129.327.00012.5018.331.472.5033.6723.81
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2380918212150041400000.225.262.350.61228584.250.125.175.0004.7616.673.502.3840.0027.78
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter77626133967391461965394351833942362184157.283.364.428.79211182302978.315.145.281.00011.3814.201.252.1840.2031.12
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter34060074157366158512355115216815.262.323.417.74025057664.298.155.262.0008.2817.322.092.2640.0036.31
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter98368459823294073476230216.266.352.413.76515234420.298.147.285.00011.1914.761.322.1440.8934.69
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63204225912053314172910134.289.345.422.7678617223.316.133.201.0007.6213.001.712.2440.8028.81
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter93194255212182621262700105.268.353.464.8179021221.275.196.335.00011.7612.221.043.6224.2540.38
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1210230015001200102.300.333.600.9336112.250.300.400.0008.3316.672.008.3310.0033.33
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter99000002002300100.000.167.000.1670012.000.000.222.00016.6725.001.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162466661292731268735777103610.277.355.426.78119842528.308.149.277.00010.7514.591.362.2738.8232.49
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625677814620910791975210732551.258.321.381.70221640629.299.123.236.0008.2517.002.061.6554.6327.19

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Watertown Pirates NYPLA-pit19OF3--2---221.0000.67------2711.13.8
1986Watertown Pirates NYPLA-pit193B17--12271034939.7962.29------2763.021.8
1986Watertown Pirates NYPLA-pit191B5--351-236361.0007.20------2718.56.4
1986Macon Pirates SALApit193B10--51510-3020.6672.00------6515.47.2
1986Macon Pirates SALApit19OF31--48-3-5148.9411.55------6547.722.5
1987Watertown Pirates NYPLA-pit202B4--117212018.9004.50------4100.05.3
1987Macon Pirates SALApit20OF2--11--221.0001.00------450.01.5
1988Augusta Pirates SALApit212B18--2623245149.9612.72------3748.613.0
1988Augusta Pirates SALApit213B13--513442218.8181.38------3735.19.4
1988Augusta Pirates SALApit21SS2--431187.8753.50------375.41.4
1988Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit21OF3--4---441.0001.33------803.82.2
1988Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit211B1--5---551.0005.00------801.30.7
1988Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit21SS1--1---111.0001.00------801.30.7
1988Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit213B58--301232610179153.8552.64------8072.541.7
1988Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit212B15--37605710297.9516.47------8018.810.8
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit223B4--241-76.8571.50------954.22.9
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit221B52--41328836449441.9828.48------9554.737.4
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit22OF13--20-1-2120.9521.54------9513.79.4
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit22OF15--1832-2321.9131.40------3542.910.6
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit223B1---2--221.0002.00------352.90.7
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit221B21--15510116166165.9947.86------3560.014.8
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit231B81--667571461738724.9818.94------10180.255.1
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit23OF3--8---881.0002.67------1013.02.0
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit233B18--1426634640.8702.22------10117.812.2
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23OF1---------------254.00.6
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23C1---------------254.00.6
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit241B3--292-431311.00010.33------3100.02.1
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24OF7--5---551.0000.71------1205.84.3
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit241B105--911601264983971.9889.25------12087.564.8
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF17--242-126261.0001.53------13412.710.5
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251B114--88273573960955.9958.38------13485.170.4
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B42--27620223298296.9937.05------13730.725.9
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF109--2091185228220.9652.02------13779.667.3
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF68--99322104102.9811.50------10863.059.6
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit271B55--40926346438435.9937.91------10850.948.2
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF107--199852212207.9761.93------13281.174.3
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B35--17515122191190.9955.43------13226.524.3
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291B1--11-1221.0002.00------1200.80.6
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29RF115--2411435258255.9882.22------12095.871.0
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30RF96--1901034203200.9852.08------9898.059.3
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor301B1--3---331.0003.00------981.00.6
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30DH1---------------981.00.6
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH8---------------6312.74.9
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31RF13--252-127271.0002.08------6320.68.0
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin311B38--29921632326320.9828.42------6360.323.5
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31RF1--2---221.0002.00------911.10.6
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31LF4--3---331.0000.75------1233.32.5
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31DH1---------------911.10.6
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32LF44--7433-8077.9631.75------9347.327.2
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon321B7--211222422.9173.14------937.54.3
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32DH2---------------932.21.2
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou331B1--11---11111.00011.00------175.90.7
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou33OF12--241-125251.0002.08------1770.68.5
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou333B4--2151-1817.9444.25------1723.52.8
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34RF21-11028-1-2928.9661.330.25-----9422.313.0
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34LF11-68101--11111.0001.000.16-----9411.76.8
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343B2-4-------------942.11.2
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou341B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----941.10.6
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35DH1---------------1230.80.6
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou353B1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----1230.80.6
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35LF20-96281-129291.0001.450.30-----12316.312.3
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35RF44-2936162-6967.9711.520.23-----12335.827.2
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou351B7-54533-856561.0008.001.04-----1235.74.3
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36LF10654151111716.9411.600.30-----1238.16.2
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36RF21161352831-3231.9691.480.23-----12317.113.0
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou363B2-5-1--111.0000.500.20-----1231.61.2
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou361B12459504165554.9824.500.92-----1239.87.4
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36DH7---------------1235.74.3
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B418411430812243227733373305.9907.9128.99-----4180.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 6 season(s)-   RF31116538575351010620610.9841.961.13-----3110.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF309--536241510575560.9741.81------3090.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF896218130642140136.9711.530.62-----890.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH20---------------200.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B5-11-2--221.0000.400.18-----50.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B106--862691581946931.9848.78------1060.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF30--504215654.9641.80------300.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B23--1643736659.8942.57------230.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B52--41328836449441.9828.48------520.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF13--20-1-2120.9521.54------130.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--241-76.8571.50------40.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B58--301232610179153.8552.64------580.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B15--37605710297.9516.47------150.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--5---551.0005.00------10.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF33--4913-5350.9431.52------330.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B23--10281445238.7311.65------230.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B18--2623245149.9612.72------180.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--431187.8753.50------20.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B17--12271034939.7962.29------170.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--351-236361.0007.20------50.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--117212018.9004.50------40.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--2---221.0000.67------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Watertown Pirates NYPLA-pit19--5--17---3-
1986Macon Pirates SALApit19-----10---31-
1987Watertown Pirates NYPLA-pit20---4-------
1987Macon Pirates SALApit20---------2-
1988Augusta Pirates SALApit21---18213-----
1988Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit21--115158---3-
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit22--52--4---13-
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit22--21--1---15-
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit23--81--18---3-
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23-1-------1-
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit24--3--------
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24--105------7-
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25--114------17-
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26--42------109-
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27--55------68-
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28--35------107-
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29--1-----115--
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30--1-----96-1
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31--38-----13-8
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31--------1-1
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31------4----
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32--7---44---2
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou33--1--4---12-
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34--1--211-21--
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35--7--120-44-1
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36--12--210-21-7

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2439120011000100000.222.222.556.778519.143.334.3330.0011.110.0011.119.0050.00
1992Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB25410011002002400000.100.250.200.4502112.167.100.30016.6733.332.000.000.00100.00
2001Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB3411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs719131013002500000.158.238.368.6067221.154.210.3169.5223.812.504.7619.0066.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013West Virginia PowerSALAMinorpit46Hitting Coach1408258.586--1Michael RyanLost in Semi-Finals
2014Jamestown JammersNYPLA-Minorpit47Hitting Coach753540.46712.52Brian Esposito
2017Billings MustangsPioRkMinorcin50Hitting Coach753639.4801.52Ray Martinez
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2004-02-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-06-23InjuredDisabled -- - 
2001-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
2000-10-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-08-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1998-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-09-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1998-09-01Released by Red Sox. 
1998-07-31TradeTraded by Twins with Greg Swindell to Red Sox for Joe Thomas, Matt Kinney and John Barnes. 
1998-01-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1997-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-11-14TradeTraded by Pirates with Dan Plesac and Carlos Garcia to Blue Jays for Craig Wilson, Abraham Nunez, Mike Halperin, Jose Silva, Jose Pett and Brandon Cromer. 
1985-02-22ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1990Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll23100,000-64933-515,727100,000100,000
1991Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24100,000-62031-742,231100,000200,000
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25150,000-5452732962,245109,000350,000
1993Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26305,000-4471551968,431109,000655,000
1994Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll271,485,000-222576++957,101109,0002,140,000
1995Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll282,000,000-158483++999,520109,0004,140,000
1996Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll292,700,000-116288++957,870109,0006,840,000
1997Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll302,700,000-144785++1,182,177150,0009,540,000
1998Chicago CubsTeam Payroll31800,000-34117621,276,192170,00010,340,000
1998Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll31800,000-34117621,276,192170,00010,340,000
1998Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll31800,000-34111621,276,192170,00010,340,000
1999Montreal ExposTeam Payroll32560,000-43510521,454,491200,00010,900,000
2001Houston AstrosTeam Payroll34300,000-57325371,897,758200,00011,200,000
2002Houston AstrosTeam Payroll351,050,000-38913572,011,045200,00012,250,000
2003Houston AstrosTeam Payroll361,700,000-3039632,163,527300,00013,950,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red