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2005 Toronto Blue Jays (MLB)

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W-L Record: 80-82 .494
Rank: 3rd in American League East
Run Differential: 775-705 + 70
Roster Continuity 62.73% 18/30
Manager(s): John Gibbons
General Manager: J.P. Ricciardi
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Ballpark: Rogers Centre
Payroll: $ 45,719,500 25/30
Attendance: 1,977,949 23/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Ricky Romero (#6) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Bruce Walton
First Base Coach: Mickey Brantley
Hitting Coach: Michael Barnett
Pitching Coach: Brad Arnsberg
Third Base Coach: Brian Butterfield

#1 Draft Picks

Vernon Wells (#5), Aaron Hill (#13), Russ Adams (#14), Gabe Gross (#15), Roy Halladay (#17), Alex Rios (#19), John-Ford Griffin (#23), Dustin McGowan (#33)
American League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2005 Toronto Blue Jays season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    8Russ Adams3B6-1178L-R242004TOR: 2002-1-14MLB--
    43Miguel BatistaP6-2195R-R341992Not draftedMLBColorado RockiesMinors
    49David BushP6-2210R-R252004TOR: 2002-2-55MLB-Free Agent
    27Frank CatalanottoLF-2B6-0195L-R311997DET: 1992-10-280MLB--
    39Gustavo ChacinP5-11185L-L242004Not draftedMLB--
    50Vinnie ChulkP6-2185R-R262003TOR: 2000-12-358MLB-Free Agent
    56Andy Dominique1B6-0225R-R292004PHI: 1997-26-776MLB--
    37Scott DownsP6-2190L-L292000CHN: 1997-3-94MLB-Free Agent
    54Jason FrasorP5-10170R-R272004DET: 1999-33-987MLB-Free Agent
    35Chad GaudinP5-11165R-R222003TBA: 2001-34-1009MLB-Free Agent
    24John-Ford GriffinOF6-2215L-L252005NYA: 2001-1-23MLB--
    18Gabe GrossLF6-3205L-R252004TOR: 2001-1-15MLB--
    32Roy HalladayP6-6225R-R281998TOR: 1995-1-17MLB-Retired
    2Aaron Hill2B5-11195R-R232005TOR: 2003-1-13MLB-Free Agent
    29Shea Hillenbrand3B-1B6-1200R-R292001BOS: 1996-10-301MLB--
    11Eric Hinske1B6-2225L-R272002CHN: 1998-17-496MLB-Free Agent
    20Ken HuckabyC6-1205R-R342001LAN: 1991-22-585MLB--
    1Orlando Hudson2B-3B6-0185B-R272002TOR: 1997-43-1280MLB-Free Agent
    3Reed JohnsonRF-CF5-10180R-R282003TOR: 1999-17-523MLB-Free Agent
    47Corey Koskie3B6-3217L-R321998MIN: 1994-26-715MLB--
    22Brandon LeagueP6-2180R-R222004TOR: 2001-2-59MLB-Free Agent
    31Ted LillyP6-0185L-L291999LAN: 1996-23-688MLB-Retired
    28Shaun MarcumP6-0180R-R232005TOR: 2003-3-80MLB-Retired
    6John McDonaldSS-3B5-11175R-R301999CLE: 1996-12-363MLB-Retired
    40Dustin McGowanP6-3190R-R232005TOR: 2000-1-33MLB-Free Agent
    4Frank Menechino2B5-9175R-R341999CHA: 1993-45-1261MLB--
    34Justin MillerP6-2195R-R272002COL: 1997-5-162MLB--
    28Greg MyersC6-2225L-R391987TOR: 1984-3-74MLB--
    16Guillermo QuirozC6-1202R-R232004Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    15Alex RiosRF6-5185R-R242004TOR: 1999-1-19MLB-Free Agent
    60Scott SchoeneweisP6-0186L-L311999CAL: 1996-3-85MLB--
    30Justin SpeierP6-4205R-R311998CHN: 1995-55-1452MLB--
    7Josh TowersP6-1165R-R282001BAL: 1996-15-441MLB--
    41Pete WalkerP6-2195R-R361995NYN: 1990-7-199MLB--
    10Vernon WellsLF6-1210R-R261999TOR: 1997-1-5MLB-Free Agent
    48Matt WhitesideP6-0200R-R371992TEX: 1990-25-678MLB--
    9Gregg ZaunC5-10190B-R341995BAL: 1989-17-427MLB--

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