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2009 Houston Astros 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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    2009 Houston Astros Payroll Metrics
    PlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoSalaryTeam RankMLB RankCentileLeague MinLeague Avg
    Alberto AriasP5-11150R-R25Not drafted$ 400,000387240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Brandon BackeP6-0185R-R31TBA: 1998-18-552$ 1,550,0001436056$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Yorman BazardoP6-2170R-R24Not drafted$ 400,000327240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Lance BerkmanDH6-1205B-L33HOU: 1997-1-16$ 14,500,00032598$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Geoff Blum3B6-3195B-R36MON: 1994-7-196$ 1,250,0001639451$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Aaron Boone3B6-2200R-R36CIN: 1994-3-72$ 750,0001944844$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Michael BournCF5-11180L-R26PHI: 2003-4-115$ 434,5002655431$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Doug BrocailP6-5235L-R42SDN: 1986-1-12$ 2,500,000928165$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Tim ByrdakP5-11180L-L35KCA: 1994-5-135$ 1,000,0001741348$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Chris CosteC6-1205R-R36Not drafted$ 460,0002351536$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Darin ErstadCF-1B6-2212L-L35CAL: 1995-1-1$ 1,750,0001234458$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Jeff FulchinoP6-5240R-R29FLO: 2001-8-242$ 400,000297240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Geoff GearyP6-0176R-R32PHI: 1998-15-434$ 1,700,0001334757$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Sam GervacioP5-11160R-R24Not drafted$ 400,000417240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Mike HamptonP5-10180R-L36SEA: 1990-6-161$ 2,000,0001132160$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    LaTroy HawkinsP6-5204R-R36MIN: 1991-7-180$ 3,500,000722872$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Chris Johnson3B6-3220R-R24HOU: 2006-4-129$ 400,000377240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Matt Kata3B6-1185B-R31ARI: 1999-9-268$ 400,000307240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Jeff Keppinger2B-3B6-0180R-R29PIT: 2001-4-114$ 427,5002756830$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Carlos Lee1B6-2220R-R33UDFA$ 19,000,00016100$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Wilton LopezP6-0189R-R25Not drafted$ 400,000427240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Tommy ManzellaSS-3B6-3195R-R26HOU: 2005-3-89$ 400,000337240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Kazuo MatsuiSS5-10185B-R33Not drafted$ 5,500,000616180$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Edwin MaysonetSS6-0180R-R27HOU: 2003-19-569$ 400,000347240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Jason MichaelsLF6-0205R-R33PHI: 1998-4-104$ 750,0002044843$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Brian MoehlerP6-3235R-R37DET: 1993-6-165$ 2,300,0001030263$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Bud NorrisP6-0195R-R24HOU: 2006-6-189$ 400,000407240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Russ OrtizP6-1210R-R35SFN: 1995-4-103$ 750,0001844844$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Roy OswaltP6-0170R-R31HOU: 1996-23-684$ 14,000,00042997$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Chad ParontoP6-5225R-R33BAL: 1996-8-231$ 400,000317240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Felipe PaulinoP6-2180R-R25Not drafted$ 400,000397240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Hunter PenceRF6-4210R-R26HOU: 2004-2-64$ 439,0002554033$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Humberto QuinteroC6-1190R-R29Not drafted$ 610,0002147841$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Ivan RodriguezC5-9205R-R37Not drafted$ 1,500,0001536155$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Wandy RodriguezP5-11160B-L30Not drafted$ 2,600,000827566$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Billy SadlerP6-0190R-R27SFN: 2003-6-183$ 400,000357240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Chris SampsonP6-0170R-R31HOU: 1999-8-263$ 449,0002452735$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Jason Smith2B-SS6-3190L-R31TBA: 1996-43-1288$ 500,0002249038$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Miguel Tejada2B-3B5-9188R-R35Not drafted$ 14,811,41422498$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    J.R. TowlesC6-2190R-R25HOU: 2004-20-604$ 400,000367240$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Jose ValverdeP6-4220R-R29UDFA$ 8,000,000510487$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    Wesley WrightP5-10150R-L24LAN: 2003-7-211$ 425,0002857229$ 400,000$ 2,746,792


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