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1999 Tampa Bay Rays (MLB)

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W-L Record: 69-93 .426
Rank: 5th in American League East
Run Differential: 772-913 -141
Manager(s): Larry Rothschild
General Manager: Chuck Lamar
Location: Tampa, Florida
Ballpark: Tropicana Field
Payroll: $ 37,812,500 21/30
Attendance: 1,749,657 22/30
Top Draft Pick: Josh Hamilton (#1) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Frank Howard
Bullpen Coach: Orlando Gomez
First Base Coach: Billy Hatcher
Hitting Coach: Leon Roberts
Pitching Coach: Rick Williams
Third Base Coach: Greg Riddoch

#1 Draft Picks

Bobby Witt (#3), Roberto Hernandez (#16), Norm Charlton (#28)
American League East Standings
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1999 Tampa Bay Rays season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Scott AldredP6-4228L-L311990DET: 1986-16-411MLB--
    40Wilson AlvarezP6-1245L-L291989UDFAMLB--
    30Rolando ArrojoP6-4220R-R301998UDFAMLB--
    12Wade Boggs3B6-2197L-R411982BOS: 1976-7-166MLB--
    10Rich ButlerLF-RF6-1205L-R261997UDFAMLB--
    13Miguel Cairo1B-3B6-1160R-R251996UDFAMLB-Retired
    61Mickey CallawayP6-2196R-R241999TBA: 1996-7-214MLB--
    33Jose CansecoRF-LF6-4240R-R341985OAK: 1982-15-391MLB--
    35,37Norm CharltonP6-3205B-L361988MON: 1984-1-28MLB--
    41Danny ClyburnLF-RF6-0220R-R251997PIT: 1992-2-47MLB--
    28Steve Cox1B6-4222L-L241999OAK: 1992-5-144MLB--
    8Mike DiFeliceC6-2205R-R301996SLN: 1991-11-286MLB--
    47Mike DuvallP6-0185R-L241998FLO: 1995-19-513MLB--
    48Dave EilandP6-3205R-R321988NYA: 1987-7-185MLB--
    23John FlahertyC6-1200R-R311992BOS: 1988-25-641MLB--
    18Julio FrancoSS-2B6-1200R-R401982UDFAMLB--
    28Eddie GaillardP6-1200R-R281997DET: 1993-13-361MLB--
    26Tony Graffanino2B-3B6-1195R-R271996ATL: 1990-10-256MLB--
    30Jose GuillenRF-LF5-11195R-R231997UDFAMLB--
    39Roberto HernandezP6-4235R-R341991CAL: 1986-1-16MLB--
    15David LambSS-2B6-2200B-R241999BAL: 1993-2-61MLB--
    4Aaron LedesmaSS-3B6-2200R-R281995NYN: 1990-2-48MLB--
    27Cory LidleP5-11180R-R271997UDFAMLB--
    32Albie LopezP6-2185R-R271993CLE: 1991-20-529MLB--
    50Terrell LoweryCF-LF6-3195R-R281997TEX: 1991-2-62MLB--
    14Dave MartinezOF5-10175L-L341986CAL: 1984-1-5MLB--
    3Quinton McCrackenCF-LF5-7173B-R291995COL: 1992-25-711MLB--
    29Fred McGriff1B6-3215L-L351986NYA: 1981-9-233MLB--
    45Jim MecirP6-1195B-R291995SEA: 1991-3-85MLB--
    63Jim MorrisP6-3215L-L351999MIL: 1983-1-4MLB--
    46Alan NewmanP6-6240L-L291999MIN: 1988-2-50MLB--
    34Herbert Perry3B-1B6-2220R-R291994CLE: 1991-2-56MLB--
    56Bryan RekarP6-3210R-R271995COL: 1993-2-70MLB--
    24Ryan RupeP6-5230R-R241999TBA: 1998-6-192MLB--
    80Julio SantanaP6-0185R-R251997UDFAMLB--
    31Tony SaundersP6-2205L-L251997UDFAMLB--
    9Bobby Smith3B-OF6-3190R-R251998ATL: 1992-11-313MLB--
    44Paul Sorrento1B6-2220L-R331989CAL: 1986-4-103MLB--
    62Jeff SparksP6-3220R-R271999CIN: 1995-24-671MLB--
    19Kevin StockerSS6-1175B-R291993PHI: 1991-2-53MLB--
    21Bubba TrammellRF-LF6-2220R-R271997DET: 1994-11-305MLB--
    34Dan WheelerP6-3222R-R211999TBA: 1996-34-1024MLB-Free Agent
    51Rick WhiteP6-4215R-R301994PIT: 1990-15-390MLB--
    2Randy WinnCF-LF6-2175B-R251998FLO: 1995-3-65MLB--
    53Bobby WittP6-2205R-R351986TEX: 1985-1-3MLB--
    43Esteban YanP6-4230R-R251996UDFAMLB--

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