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2008 Chicago Cubs 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 Chicago Cubs Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Jose AscanioP6-0150R-R23Not drafted$ 390,000407530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Henry BlancoC5-11190R-R36UDFA$ 3,175,0001625972$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ronny CedenoSS6-0170R-R25Not drafted$ 407,0002458436$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Neal CottsP6-2200L-L28OAK: 2001-2-69$ 390,000327530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ryan DempsterP6-1201R-R31TEX: 1995-3-66$ 7,333,333712587$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Mark DeRosa2B-3B6-1190R-R33ATL: 1996-7-212$ 4,750,0001019079$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jim EdmondsCF6-1212L-L38CAL: 1988-7-169$ 8,000,000510689$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Scott EyreP6-1200L-L36TEX: 1991-9-248$ 3,800,0001423475$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Mike Fontenot2B5-8160L-R28BAL: 2001-1-19$ 405,0002559335$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Chad FoxP6-3190R-R37CIN: 1992-23-633$ 390,000317530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Kosuke Fukudome1B6-1185L-R31Not drafted$ 7,000,000812786$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Sean GallagherP6-1210R-R22CHN: 2004-12-366$ 390,000417530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Chad GaudinP5-11165R-R25TBA: 2001-34-1009$ 1,775,0001734063$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Angel GuzmanP6-2180R-R26Not drafted$ 401,0002762831$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Rich HardenP6-1180L-R26OAK: 2000-17-510$ 4,750,0001119079$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Kevin HartP6-4215R-R25BAL: 2004-11-319$ 392,5002971820$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Koyie HillC6-0190B-R29LAN: 2000-4-117$ 390,000337530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Rich HillP6-4180L-L28CHN: 2002-4-112$ 445,0002151044$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Micah Hoffpauir1B6-3185L-L28CHN: 2002-13-393$ 390,000347530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Bob HowryP6-5220L-R34SFN: 1994-5-144$ 4,500,0001219779$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Reed JohnsonRF-CF5-10180R-R31TOR: 1999-17-523$ 1,300,0001837059$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Derrek Lee1B6-5225R-R32SDN: 1993-1-14$ 13,250,00043697$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jon LieberP6-3225L-R38KCA: 1992-2-44$ 3,500,0001524673$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ted LillyP6-0185L-L32LAN: 1996-23-688$ 8,000,000610688$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Carlos MarmolP6-2190R-R25Not drafted$ 430,0002252642$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jason MarquisP6-1185L-R29ATL: 1996-1-35$ 6,375,000914185$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Sean MarshallP6-6195L-L25CHN: 2003-6-163$ 390,000367530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Casey McGehee1B6-1190R-R25CHN: 2003-10-283$ 390,000377530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Matt MurtonOF6-1226R-R26BOS: 2003-1-32$ 390,000387530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Eric PattersonOF5-11173L-R25CHN: 2004-8-246$ 390,000397530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Felix PieOF6-2160L-L23Not drafted$ 401,5002662531$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Carmen PignatielloP6-0175R-L25CHN: 2000-20-583$ 391,5003074218$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Aramis Ramirez3B6-1219R-R30Not drafted$ 15,000,00022298$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Jeff SamardzijaP6-5215R-R23CHN: 2006-5-149$ 390,000427530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Alfonso SorianoLF6-1160R-R32UDFA$ 14,000,00032997$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Geovany SotoC6-1190R-R25CHN: 2001-11-318$ 401,0002862831$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Ryan Theriot2B5-11175B-R28CHN: 2001-3-78$ 428,0002352942$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Daryle Ward1B6-2230L-L33DET: 1994-15-417$ 1,200,0001938058$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Randy WellsP6-4200R-R25CHN: 2002-38-1143$ 390,000357530$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Kerry WoodP6-5230R-R31CHN: 1995-1-4$ 4,200,0001321477$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Mike WuertzP6-3200R-R29CHN: 1997-11-334$ 860,0002043552$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    Carlos ZambranoP6-4250B-R27Not drafted$ 16,000,00011099$ 390,000$ 2,696,252


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