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2008 New York Yankees 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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    2008 New York Yankees Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Bobby AbreuLF6-0197L-R34UDFA$ 16,000,00051099$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Alfredo AcevesP6-3200R-R25Not drafted$ 390,000517530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jonathan AlbaladejoP6-5210R-R25PIT: 2001-19-564$ 393,2252970922$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Wilson BetemitDH6-3190B-R26Not drafted$ 1,165,0002238658$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Chris BrittonP6-3220R-R25BAL: 2001-8-233$ 390,000367530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Brian BruneyP6-3230R-R26ARI: 2000-12-369$ 725,0002346749$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Melky CabreraLF5-11170B-L23UDFA$ 461,2002550045$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Robinson Cano2B6-0172L-R25UDFA$ 3,000,0001826470$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Francisco CervelliC6-1175B-R22UDFA$ 390,000497530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Joba ChamberlainP6-3225R-R22NYA: 2006-1-41$ 390,000477530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Justin ChristianOF6-1188R-R28Not drafted$ 390,000427530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Phil CokeP6-1210L-L25NYA: 2002-26-786$ 390,000447530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Johnny DamonLF6-2190L-L34KCA: 1992-1-35$ 13,000,00093996$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Shelley Duncan1B6-5215R-R28NYA: 2001-2-62$ 398,3002765528$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Morgan Ensberg3B6-2210R-R32HOU: 1998-9-272$ 1,750,0002134163$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Kyle FarnsworthP6-4215R-R32CHN: 1994-47-1290$ 5,916,6661415983$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Brett GardnerCF5-10180L-L24NYA: 2005-3-109$ 390,000437530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jason GiambiDH6-3235L-R37OAK: 1992-2-58$ 23,428,57122100$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Dan GieseP6-3195R-R31BOS: 1999-34-1039$ 390,000347530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Alberto GonzalezSS5-11160R-R25Not drafted$ 390,000457530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    LaTroy HawkinsP6-5204R-R35MIN: 1991-7-180$ 3,750,0001623774$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Phil HughesP6-5220R-R22NYA: 2004-1-23$ 406,3502658636$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Kei IgawaP6-1205L-L28Not drafted$ 390,000467530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Derek JeterSS6-3195R-R34NYA: 1992-1-6$ 21,600,00033100$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ian KennedyP5-11185R-R23NYA: 2006-1-21$ 394,2752870223$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Damaso MarteP6-0170L-L33Not drafted$ 2,150,0001931066$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Hideki MatsuiLF-DH6-2210L-R34Not drafted$ 13,000,000103996$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Juan Miranda1B6-0220L-L25Not drafted$ 390,000507530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Chad MoellerC6-3207R-R33MIN: 1996-7-187$ 390,000327530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jose MolinaC6-1215R-R33CHN: 1993-14-390$ 1,875,0002033364$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Mike MussinaP6-2183B-R39BAL: 1990-1-20$ 11,071,029126494$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Xavier NadyOF6-2205R-R29SDN: 2000-2-49$ 3,350,0001725373$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ross OhlendorfP6-4235R-R25ARI: 2004-4-116$ 391,4253074518$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Scott PattersonP6-7225R-R29Not drafted$ 390,000417530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Carl PavanoP6-5230R-R32BOS: 1994-13-355$ 11,000,000136593$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Andy PettitteP6-5225L-L36NYA: 1990-22-594$ 16,000,000410100$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Sidney PonsonP6-1225R-R31Not drafted$ 390,000317530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jorge PosadaDH6-2205B-R36NYA: 1990-24-646$ 13,100,00083896$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Edwar RamirezP6-3150R-R27Not drafted$ 390,000377530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Cody Ransom3B6-2190R-R32SFN: 1998-9-278$ 390,000337530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Darrell RasnerP6-3210R-R27MON: 2002-2-46$ 390,000387530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Mariano RiveraP6-2170R-R38UDFA$ 15,000,00072298$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    David RobertsonP5-11180R-R23NYA: 2006-17-524$ 390,000487530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Alex Rodriguez3B6-3195R-R32SEA: 1993-1-1$ 28,000,00011100$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ivan RodriguezC5-9205R-R36Not drafted$ 12,379,883115095$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Humberto SanchezP6-6230R-R25DET: 2001-31-927$ 390,000397530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Richie Sexson1B6-7206R-R33CLE: 1993-24-671$ 15,500,00061899$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Chris StewartC6-4200R-R26CHA: 2001-12-373$ 390,000357530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Billy TraberP6-5205L-L28NYN: 2000-1-16$ 500,0002449146$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jose VerasP6-5230R-R27Not drafted$ 390,000407530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Chien-Ming WangP6-3230R-R28UDFA$ 4,000,0001521875$ 390,000$ 2,696,252


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