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1996 COLORADO ROCKIES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Denver,CO
Team Record:  83-79   .512
Result:   3rd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Don Baylor
General Manager:   Bob Gebhard
Stadium:  Coors Field
Attendance:  3,891,014
Payroll:  $34,918,490
Playoffs:  -

Colorado Rockies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Milt Thompson (37)
Youngest Player:  Neifi Perez (21)
Longest Tenure:  Darren Holmes, Eric Young, Andres Galarraga, Curtis Leskanic, Dante Bichette, Vinny Castilla, Steve Reed, Mike Munoz, David Nied, Bruce Ruffin, Armando Reynoso, Lance Painter, Jayhawk Owens (4)
Top Hitter:  Andres Galarraga (1)
Top Pitcher:  Kevin Ritz (25)
Top Draft Pick:  Jake Westbrook (#21)

Roster Continuity:  81.69%
Top Prospect:   Derrick Gibson
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
San Diego9171.562--
LA Dodgers9072.5561.0
Colorado8379.5128.0
SF Giants6894.42023.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Bill SwiftP34$ 4,608,333  55 
Andres Galarraga1B35$ 4,450,000  58 
Larry WalkerRF29$ 4,375,000  59 
Ellis BurksCF-RF31$ 4,033,333  68 
Dante BichetteRF-LF32$ 3,591,666  83 
Marvin FreemanP33$ 2,500,000   
Walt WeissSS32$ 1,650,000   
Vinny Castilla3B28$ 1,200,000   
Darren HolmesP30$ 1,165,000   
Eric Young2B29$ 1,125,000   
Eric AnthonyRF-LF28$ 1,025,000   
Bruce RuffinP32$ 1,000,000   
Kevin RitzP31$ 740,000   
Jeff ReedC33$ 525,000   
John Vander WalRF-LF30$ 512,500   
Steve ReedP30$ 450,000   
Armando ReynosoP30$ 440,000   
Milt ThompsonCF-LF37$ 300,000   
Mike MunozP30$ 290,000   
Curtis LeskanicP28$ 270,000   
Jason Bates2B-SS25$ 181,500   
Lance PainterP28$ 167,000   
Jayhawk OwensC27$ 155,000   
Roger BaileyP25$ 150,000   
Mark ThompsonP25$ 145,000   
Bryan RekarP24$ 135,000   
Jorge BritoC30$ 130,000   
Trenidad HubbardLF-CF30$ 127,500   
Pedro Castellano3B-1B26$ 120,000   
Quinton McCrackenCF-LF26$ 112,000   
Garvin AlstonP24$ 109,000   
Robbie BeckettP23$ 109,000   
John BurkeP26$ 109,000   
Alan CockrellRF33$ 109,000   
Steve DeckerC30$ 109,000   
Angel EchevarriaRF-LF25$ 109,000   
Mike FarmerP27$ 109,000   
John HabyanP33$ 109,000   
Ryan HawblitzelP25$ 109,000   
Terry JonesCF-LF25$ 109,000   
David NiedP27$ 109,000   
Neifi PerezSS21$ 109,000   
Harvey PulliamLF-RF28$ 109,000   
Jamey WrightP22$ 109,000   


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