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2004 New York Mets (MLB)

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W-L Record: 71-91 .438
Rank: 4th in National League East
Run Differential: 684-731 -47
Roster Continuity 58.33% 16/30
Manager(s): Art Howe
General Manager: Jim Duquette (2004-09-29), Omar Minaya
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Payroll: $ 96,660,970 4/30
Attendance: 2,318,321 17/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Philip Humber (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Don Baylor
Bench Coach: Bobby Floyd
Bullpen Coach: Bobby Floyd
First Base Coach: Gary Pettis
Hitting Coach: Don Baylor
Hitting Coach: Denny Walling
Pitching Coach: Rick Peterson
Third Base Coach: Matt Galante

#1 Draft Picks

Kris Benson (#1), Braden Looper (#3), Cliff Floyd (#14), Aaron Heilman (#18), Matt Ginter (#22), Brian Buchanan (#24), Ricky Gutierrez (#30), David Wright (#38), Eric Valent (#42)
National League East 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 2004 New York Mets season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    38James BaldwinP6-3235R-R321995CHA: 1990-4-105MLB--
    19Heath BellP6-2244R-R262004TBA: 1997-69-1583MLB-Retired
    34Kris BensonP6-4188R-R291999PIT: 1996-1-1MLB--
    20,34Ricky BottalicoP6-1217L-R341994Not draftedMLB--
    9Craig Brazell1B6-3211L-R242004NYN: 1998-5-154MLB--
    10Brian BuchananRF-1B6-4230R-R302000NYA: 1994-1-24MLB--
    44Mike CameronCF-RF6-2190R-R311995CHA: 1991-18-488MLB--
    39Vic DarensbourgP5-10165L-L331998KCA: 1989-53-1325MLB--
    35Mike DeJeanP6-2212R-R331997NYA: 1992-24-662MLB--
    17Wilson DelgadoSS-2B5-11165B-R281996Not draftedMLB--
    50Victor DiazRF6-0200R-R222004LAN: 2000-37-1107MLB--
    10Jeff DuncanCF6-2188L-L252003NYN: 2000-7-215MLB--
    19Scott EricksonP6-4230R-R361990MIN: 1989-4-112MLB--
    55Pedro FelicianoP5-11165L-L272002LAN: 1995-31-863MLBChicago CubsMinors
    30Cliff FloydLF-OF6-4240L-R311993MON: 1991-1-14MLB--
    43Bartolome FortunatoP6-1178R-R232004UDFAMLB--
    45John FrancoP5-10185L-L431984LAN: 1981-5-125MLB--
    12Danny Garcia2B6-0180R-R242003NYN: 2001-5-162MLB--
    20Karim GarciaRF-LF6-0172L-L281995Not draftedMLB--
    13Matt GinterP6-1220R-R262000CHA: 1999-1-22MLB--
    47Tom GlavineP6-0185L-L381987ATL: 1984-2-47MLB--
    6Ricky GutierrezSS6-1175R-R341993BAL: 1988-1-30MLB--
    48Aaron HeilmanP6-5220R-R252003NYN: 2001-1-18MLB-Free Agent
    15Richard HidalgoRF-CF6-3190R-R281997Not draftedMLB--
    6Jeff Keppinger2B-3B6-0180R-R242004PIT: 2001-4-114MLB-Free Agent
    22Al LeiterP6-3220L-L381987NYA: 1984-2-50MLB--
    40Braden LooperP6-5225R-R291998SLN: 1996-1-3MLB--
    25Kazuo MatsuiSS5-10185B-R282004Not draftedMLB--
    11Joe McEwingLF-2B5-11170R-R311998SLN: 1992-28-783MLB--
    49Orber MorenoP6-2190R-R271999Not draftedMLB--
    46Jose ParraP5-11175R-R311995Not draftedMLB--
    23Jason PhillipsC-1B6-1180R-R272001NYN: 1997-24-720MLB--
    31Mike PiazzaC6-3215R-R351992LAN: 1988-62-1390MLB--
    7Jose ReyesSS6-0160B-R212003UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    36Grant RobertsP6-3205R-R262000NYN: 1995-11-301MLB--
    26Jae-weong SeoP6-1218R-R272002UDFAMLB--
    1Esix SneadCF-LF5-10175B-R282002SLN: 1998-18-528MLB--
    43Shane SpencerLF-RF5-11210R-R321998NYA: 1990-28-750MLB--
    32Mike StantonP6-1215L-L371989ATL: 1987-13-324MLB-Free Agent
    29Steve TrachselP6-4205R-R331993CHN: 1991-8-215MLB--
    57Eric ValentLF-1B6-0191L-L272001PHI: 1998-1-42MLB--
    35Dave WeathersP6-3230R-R341991TOR: 1988-3-82MLB--
    39Dan WheelerP6-3222R-R261999TBA: 1996-34-1024MLB-Free Agent
    9Ty Wigginton1B-LF6-0210R-R262002NYN: 1998-17-514MLB-Free Agent
    6,21Gerald WilliamsCF-LF6-2187R-R351992NYA: 1987-14-367MLB--
    6Tom WilsonC6-3210R-R332001NYA: 1990-23-620MLB--
    3Vance WilsonC5-11190R-R312000NYN: 1993-44-1226MLB--
    5David Wright3B6-0195R-R212004NYN: 2001-1-38MLBNew York MetsMLB-Active
    32,33Tyler YatesP6-4241R-R262004OAK: 1998-23-675MLB--
    38Victor ZambranoP6-0190R-R282001Not draftedMLB--
    27Todd Zeile3B-1B6-1200R-R381989SLN: 1986-2-55MLB--

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