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2005 Washington Nationals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 81-81 .500
Rank: 5th in National League East
Run Differential: 639-673 -34
Roster Continuity 69.25% 9/30
Manager(s): Frank Robinson
General Manager: Jim Bowden
Location: Washington, DC
Ballpark: RFK Memorial Stadium
Payroll: $ 48,581,500 23/30
Attendance: 2,692,123 11/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Ryan Zimmerman (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jack Voigt
Bench Coach: Eduardo Rodriguez
Bullpen Coach: Rob Natal
First Base Coach: Don Buford
Hitting Coach: Tommy McCraw
Pitching Coach: Randy St. Claire
Third Base Coach: Dave Huppert

#1 Draft Picks

Jeff Hammonds (#4), Ryan Zimmerman (#4), John Patterson (#5), J.J. Davis (#8), C.J. Nitkowski (#9), Preston Wilson (#9), Chad Cordero (#20), Brad Wilkerson (#33), T.J. Tucker (#47)
National 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 Washington Nationals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    36Tony ArmasP6-4205R-R271999Not draftedMLB--
    56Luis AyalaP6-2170R-R272003UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    5Carlos Baerga2B5-11215B-R361990Not draftedMLB--
    29Gary BennettC6-0208R-R331995PHI: 1990-11-293MLB--
    57Jay BergmannP6-4185R-R232005MON: 2002-11-317MLB-Free Agent
    28Tony BlancoIF6-1176R-R232005Not draftedMLB--
    26Marlon ByrdRF6-0225R-R272002PHI: 1999-10-306MLB-Free Agent
    48Hector CarrascoP6-2220R-R351994Not draftedMLB--
    2Jamey Carroll3B5-10175R-R312002MON: 1996-14-400MLB-Free Agent
    9Vinny Castilla3B6-1205R-R371991Not draftedMLB--
    47Matt CepickyLF6-2215L-R272002MON: 1999-4-120MLB--
    47Endy ChavezRF-CF6-0150L-L272001UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    19Ryan ChurchLF-RF6-1190L-L262004CLE: 2000-14-426MLB--
    32Chad CorderoP6-0195R-R232003MON: 2003-1-20MLB-Free Agent
    25Wil CorderoLF-SS6-2200R-R331992Not draftedMLB--
    4Deivi CruzSS6-0184R-R291997Not draftedMLB--
    26J.J. DavisRF6-4250R-R262002PIT: 1997-1-8MLB--
    40Zach DayP6-4185R-R272002NYA: 1996-5-149MLB--
    45Ryan DreseP6-3220R-R292001CLE: 1998-5-153MLB-Free Agent
    58Joey EischenP6-1200L-L351994TEX: 1989-4-92MLB--
    1Tyrell GodwinOF6-0200L-R252005TOR: 2001-3-91MLB--
    6Jose GuillenRF-LF5-11195R-R291997Not draftedMLB--
    15Cristian GuzmanSS6-0188B-R271999UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    54John HalamaP6-5200L-L331998HOU: 1994-23-640MLB--
    11Jeff HammondsRF-CF6-0195R-R341993BAL: 1992-1-4MLB--
    54Brendan HarrisSS6-1195R-R242004CHN: 2001-5-138MLB-Free Agent
    61Livan HernandezP6-2225R-R301996UDFAMLB-Retired
    39Joe HorganP6-1200L-L282004CLE: 1996-11-333MLB--
    34Travis HughesP6-5215R-R272004TEX: 1997-19-587MLB--
    24Nick JohnsonDH6-3195L-L262001NYA: 1996-3-89MLB-Retired
    39Kenny KellyOF6-2180R-R262000TBA: 1997-2-82MLB--
    31Sun-Woo KimP6-2180R-R272001Not draftedMLB--
    21Esteban LoaizaP6-3210R-R331995Not draftedMLB--
    38Gary MajewskiP6-2200R-R252004CHA: 1998-2-59MLB--
    4Henry Mateo2B5-11170B-R282001MON: 1995-2-58MLB--
    47C.J. NitkowskiP6-3205L-L321995CIN: 1994-1-9MLB-Free Agent
    34Tomo OhkaP6-1179R-R291999Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    55Keith OsikC6-0192R-R361996PIT: 1990-24-641MLB--
    13Antonio OsunaP5-11206R-R321995Not draftedMLB--
    22John PattersonP6-5183R-R272002MON: 1996-1-5MLB--
    31Darrell RasnerP6-3210R-R242005MON: 2002-2-46MLB--
    51Jon RauchP6-11255R-R262002CHA: 1999-3-99MLB-Free Agent
    23Brian SchneiderC6-1200L-R282000MON: 1995-5-143MLB-Retired
    35Rick Short3B6-0200R-R322005BAL: 1994-33-923MLB--
    18Terrmel SledgeLF-RF6-0185L-L282004SEA: 1999-8-245MLB--
    11Junior Spivey2B6-0185R-R302001ARI: 1996-36-1085MLB--
    30Mike StantonP6-1215L-L381989ATL: 1987-13-324MLB-Free Agent
    52T.J. TuckerP6-3245R-R262000MON: 1997-1-47MLB--
    45Claudio VargasP6-3217R-L272003Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    3Jose Vidro2B5-11190B-R301997MON: 1992-6-155MLB--
    00Brandon WatsonOF6-1170L-R232005MON: 1999-9-270MLB--
    47Matt WhiteP6-1180R-L272003CLE: 1998-15-453MLB--
    7Brad WilkersonLF-1B6-0190L-L282001MON: 1998-1-33MLB--
    44Preston WilsonCF6-2193R-R301998NYN: 1992-1-9MLB--
    25Ryan Zimmerman3B6-2210R-R202005WAS: 2005-1-4MLBWashington NationalsMLB-Active

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