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1987 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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    1987 New York Mets Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Rick AguileraP6-5203R-R25NYN: 1983-3-58$ 195,0002033553$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Bill AlmonSS-3B6-3190R-R34SDN: 1974-1-1$ 250,0001730657$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Wally Backman2B5-9168B-R27NYN: 1977-1-16$ 550,0001119074$ 60,000$ 344,906
    John CandelariaP6-6225R-L33PIT: 1972-2-47$ 800,000710286$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Mark Carreon1B-LF6-0195R-L23NYN: 1981-8-185$ 60,000295950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Gary CarterC6-2215R-R33MON: 1972-3-53$ 2,060,71413100$ 60,000$ 344,906
    David ConeP6-1190L-R24KCA: 1981-3-74$ 62,5002351326$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Ron DarlingP6-3195R-R26TEX: 1981-1-9$ 1,050,00055193$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Lenny DykstraCF-OF5-10185L-L24NYN: 1981-13-315$ 202,5001933153$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Tom EdensP6-2188R-R26KCA: 1983-14-361$ 60,000305950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Kevin ElsterSS6-2200R-R22NYN: 1984-2-28$ 60,000315950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Sid FernandezP6-1230L-L24LAN: 1981-3-73$ 308,0001327262$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Bob GibsonP6-0195R-R30Not drafted$ 60,000325950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Dwight GoodenP6-3210R-R22NYN: 1982-1-5$ 1,500,00032098$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Keith Hernandez1B6-0195L-L33SLN: 1971-42-785$ 1,800,00021299$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Clint HurdleOF6-3195L-R29KCA: 1975-1-9$ 60,000335950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Jeff InnisP6-0170R-R24NYN: 1983-13-318$ 60,000345950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Gregg JefferiesLF-2B5-10185B-R19NYN: 1985-1-20$ 60,000355950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Howard Johnson3B-SS5-11178B-R26DET: 1979-1-12$ 297,5001529159$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Terry LeachP6-0191R-R33BOS: 1976-7-135$ 95,0002142839$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Barry LyonsC6-1202R-R27NYN: 1982-15-371$ 62,5002551320$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Dave Magadan3B-1B6-4215L-R24NYN: 1983-2-32$ 62,5002451326$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Lee MazzilliOF-1B6-1185B-R32NYN: 1973-1-14$ 62,5002651320$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Roger McDowellP6-1182R-R26NYN: 1982-3-59$ 305,0001427461$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Kevin McReynoldsLF-OF6-1210R-R27SDN: 1981-1-6$ 625,0001016577$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Keith Miller2B-CF5-11185R-R24NYA: 1984-2-39$ 62,5002751319$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Randy Milligan1B6-2225R-R25NYN: 1981-1-3$ 60,000365950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    John MitchellP6-2195R-R21BOS: 1983-7-177$ 60,000375950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Randy MyersP6-1210L-L24CIN: 1982-3-76$ 68,0002249430$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Bob OjedaP6-1190L-L29Not drafted$ 650,000915778$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Jesse OroscoP6-2205R-L30MIN: 1978-2-41$ 925,00067191$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Al PedriqueSS6-0155R-R26Not drafted$ 62,5002851318$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Rafael SantanaSS6-1165R-R29Not drafted$ 250,0001830656$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Don SchulzeP6-3225R-R24CHN: 1980-1-11$ 60,000385950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Doug SiskP6-2210R-R29Not drafted$ 330,0001226363$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Darryl StrawberryRF-OF6-6215L-L25NYN: 1980-1-1$ 1,245,00043496$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Tim Teufel2B6-0175R-R28MIN: 1980-2-38$ 277,5001629958$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Gene WalterP6-4200L-L26SDN: 1982-29-720$ 60,000395950$ 60,000$ 344,906
    Mookie WilsonOF5-10174B-R31NYN: 1977-2-42$ 800,000810285$ 60,000$ 344,906


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