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2001 New York MetsSeason Roster
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David Justice played for the 2001 New York Mets
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameMets
LocationNew York,New York
Record82-80 (3rd in National League East)League Rank9thMLB Rank16th
ManagerBobby ValentineGeneral ManagerSteve Phillips
CoachesDave Engle (Hitting Coach), Bobby Floyd (Bench Coach), Charlie Hough (Pitching Coach), Randy Niemann (Bullpen Coach), John Stearns (Third Base Coach), Mookie Wilson (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickAaron Heilman (#18)
Payroll$93,674,428
Attendance2,658,330
Minor League AffiliatesNorfolk Tides (AAA) 85-57 ... Binghamton Mets (AA) 73-68 ... St. Lucie Mets (A+) 63-76 ... Columbia Bombers (A) 62-73 ... Brooklyn Cyclones (A-) 52-24 ... Kingsport Mets (Rk) 31-36 ...
Years Available1962-2018

Team History -- 2001 Statistics -- 2001 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2001 New York Mets.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2001 baseball season.

2001 New York Mets Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
50Benny AgbayaniLF5-11 225 R-R 1971-12-28 29Honolulu,Hawaii MLB1993-20091998-2002Saint Louis (Honolulu,HI)Hawaii Pacific U.
1993-30- 836-NYN
 
13Edgardo Alfonzo2B5-11 187 R-R 1973-11-08 27Santa Teresa,Venezuela MLB1991-20101995-2006  
1991-   UDFA-NYN
 
17Kevin AppierP6-2 200 R-R 1967-12-06 33Lancaster,California MLB1987-20061989-2004Antelope Valley (Lancaster,CA)Antelope Valley Col
1987- 1-   9-KCA
 
49Armando BenitezP6-4 229 R-R 1972-11-03 28Ramon Santana,Dom Rep MLB1991-20121994-2008  
1990-   UDFA-BAL
 
7Gary BennettC6-0 208 R-R 1972-04-17 29Waukegan,Illinois MLB1990-20081995-2008Waukegan East (Waukegan,IL)
1990-11- 293-PHI
 
56Darren BraggRF-LF5-9 180 L-R 1969-09-07 31Waterbury,Connecticut MLB1989-20051994-2004Taft School (Watertown,CT)Georgia Tech
1991-22- 578-SEA
 
32Bruce ChenP6-1 180 B-L 1977-06-19 24Panama City,Panama MLB1994-20151998-2015  
1993-   UDFA-ATL
Retired  
27Dennis CookP6-3 190 L-L 1962-10-04 38La Marque,Texas MLB1981-20021988-2002Dickinson (Dickinson,TX)Texas, Angelina Col
1985-18- 446-SFN
 
27Mark CoreyP6-3 210 R-R 1974-11-16 26Coudersport,Pennsylvania MLB1994-20072001-2004Austin Area (Austin,PA)Edinboro U.
1995- 4- 111-CIN
 
25Alex EscobarCF-RF6-1 180 R-R 1978-09-06 22Valencia,Venezuela MLB1996-20082001-2006  
1995-   UDFA-NYN
 
45John FrancoP5-10 185 L-L 1960-09-17 40Brooklyn,New York MLB1979-20051984-2005Lafayette (Brooklyn,NY)St. John's U.
1981- 5- 125-LAN
 
39Dicky GonzalezP5-11 170 R-R 1978-12-21 22Bayamon,Puerto Rico MLB1996-20132001-2004  
1996-16- 468-NYN
 
18Darryl HamiltonLF6-1 192 L-R 1964-12-03 36Baton Rouge,Louisiana MLB1986-20011988-2001University (Baton Rouge,LA)Nicholls St
1986-11- 269-MIL
 
19Lenny Harris3B-1B5-10 220 L-R 1964-10-28 36Miami,Florida MLB1983-20051988-2005Jackson (Miami,FL)Miami-Dade Col
1983- 5- 108-CIN
 
32Brett HinchcliffeP6-5 190 R-R 1974-07-21 26Detroit,Michigan MLB1992-20011999-2001Bishop Gallagher (Harper Woods,MI)
1992-16- 446-SEA
 
20Mark Johnson1B-LF6-4 230 L-L 1967-10-17 33Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1987-20021995-2002Holy Name (Worcester,MA)Dartmouth Col
1990-20- 537-PIT
 
23Matt LawtonRF5-10 186 L-R 1971-11-03 29Gulfport,Mississippi MLB1992-20061995-2006Harrison Central (Gulfport,MS)Gulf Coast St
1991-13- 336-MIN
 
22Al LeiterP6-3 220 L-L 1965-10-23 35Toms River,New Jersey MLB1984-20051987-2005Central Regional (Bayville,NJ)
1984- 2-  50-NYA
 
34Tom MartinP6-1 200 L-L 1970-05-21 31Charleston,South Carolina MLB1989-20091997-2007Bay (Panama City,FL)
1988- 6- 139-BAL
 
47Joe McEwingLF-RF5-11 170 R-R 1972-10-19 28Bristol,Pennsylvania MLB1992-20071998-2006Conwell Egan Catholic (Fairless Hills,PA)County Col Morris
1992-28- 783-SLN
 
40C.J. NitkowskiP6-3 205 L-L 1973-03-09 28Suffern,New York MLB1992-20121995-2005Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey,NJ)St. John's U., Florida Atl U.
1994- 1-   9-CIN
Free Agent  
10Rey OrdonezSS5-9 159 R-R 1972-11-11 28Havana,Cuba MLB1993-20041996-2004  
1993-   UDFA-NYN
 
44Jay PaytonCF5-10 185 R-R 1972-11-22 28Zanesville,Ohio MLB1992-20101998-2010Zanesville (Zanesville,OH)Georgia Tech
1994- 1-  29-NYN
 
6Timo PerezRF5-9 167 L-L 1975-04-08 26Bani,Dom Rep MLB1996-20122000-2007  
2000-   UDFA-NYN
 
3,26Jason PhillipsC6-1 180 R-R 1976-09-27 24La Mesa,California MLB1995-20082001-2007El Capitan (Lakeside,CA)San Diego St
1997-24- 720-NYN
 
31Mike PiazzaC6-3 215 R-R 1968-09-04 32Norristown,Pennsylvania MLB1989-20071992-2007Phoenixville Area (Phoenixville,PA)Miami-Dade Col
1988-62-1390-LAN
 
7Todd PrattC6-3 230 R-R 1967-02-09 34Bellevue,Nebraska MLB1985-20061992-2006Hilltop (Chula Vista,CA)
1985- 6- 153-BOS
 
35Rick ReedP6-1 195 R-R 1965-08-16 35Huntington,West Virginia MLB1985-20031988-2003Huntington (Huntington,WV)Marshall U.
1986-26- 644-PIT
 
8Desi Relaford2B5-9 174 B-R 1973-09-16 27Valdosta,Georgia MLB1991-20071996-2007Sandalwood (Jacksonville,FL)
1991- 4- 110-SEA
 
38Jerrod RigganP6-4 185 R-R 1974-05-16 27Brewster,Washington MLB1993-20052000-2003Brewster (Brewster,WA)San Diego St, Edmonds CC
1996- 8- 235-CAL
 
36Grant RobertsP6-3 205 R-R 1977-09-13 23El Cajon,California MLB1995-20052000-2004Grossmont (El Cajon,CA)
1995-11- 301-NYN
 
23Brian RoseP6-3 215 R-R 1976-02-13 25New Bedford,Massachusetts MLB1995-20051997-2001Dartmouth (South Dartmouth,MA)
1994- 3-  75-BOS
 
48Glendon RuschP6-1 200 L-L 1974-11-07 26Seattle,Washington MLB1993-20091997-2009Shorecrest (Shoreline,WA)
1993-17- 469-KCA
 
5Tsuyoshi ShinjoCF-LF6-1 185 R-R 1972-01-28 29Fukuoka,Japan MLB1991-20062001-2003  
2000-   UDFA-NYN
 
30Jorge Toca1B-LF6-3 220 R-R 1975-01-07 26Villa Clara,Cuba MLB1999-20071999-2001  
1998-   UDFA-NYN
 
29Steve TrachselP6-4 205 R-R 1970-10-31 30Oxnard,California MLB1989-20081993-2008Troy (Fullerton,CA)Long Beach St, Fullerton Col
1991- 8- 215-CHN
 
11Jorge VelandiaSS5-9 185 R-R 1975-01-12 26Caracas,Venezuela MLB1992-20091997-2008  
1992-   UDFA-DET
 
4Robin Ventura3B6-1 198 L-R 1967-07-14 33Santa Maria,California MLB1986-20041989-2004Ernest Righetti (Santa Maria,CA)Oklahoma St
1988- 1-  10-CHA
 
43Pete WalkerP6-2 195 R-R 1969-04-08 32Beverly,Massachusetts MLB1989-20071995-2006East Lyme (East Lyme,CT)Connecticut
1990- 7- 199-NYN
 
33Donne WallP6-1 205 R-R 1967-07-11 33Potosi,Missouri MLB1989-20021995-2002Festus (Festus,MO)UL Lafayette
1989-18- 464-HOU
 
99Turk WendellP6-2 205 L-R 1967-05-19 34Pittsfield,Massachusetts MLB1986-20041993-2004Wahconah Regional (Dalton,MA)Quinnipiac U.
1988- 5- 112-ATL
 
51Rick WhiteP6-4 215 R-R 1968-12-23 32Springfield,Ohio MLB1990-20071994-2007Kenton Ridge (Springfield,OH)West Kentucky Community and Technical Col
1990-15- 403-PIT
 
3Vance WilsonC5-11 190 R-R 1973-03-17 28Mesa,Arizona MLB1994-20092000-2006Red Mountain (Mesa,AZ)Mesa CC
1993-44-1226-NYN
 
9Todd Zeile1B6-1 200 R-R 1965-09-09 35Van Nuys,California MLB1985-20041989-2004Hart (Newhall,CA)UCLA
1986- 2-  55-SLN
 
44 Players