Sponsoring a Page is a way of supporting The Baseball Cube. Put your name/site/message on your favorite player page!
"Dozens of baseball data research applications."
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> National League >> New York Mets >> 2005 Team Capsule >> Team Roster

2005 New York Mets (MLB)

+ Team Roster
W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 4th in National League East
Run Differential: 722-648 + 74
Roster Continuity 43.96% 30/30
Manager(s): Willie Randolph
General Manager: Omar Minaya
Location: New York, New York
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
Payroll: $ 101,305,821 3/30
Attendance: 2,782,212 9/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Mike Pelfrey (#9) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Tom Nieto
Bench Coach: Jerry Manuel
Bullpen Coach: Guy Conti
First Base Coach: Sandy Alomar
First Base Coach: Jerry Manuel
Hitting Coach: Rick Down
Pitching Coach: Rick Peterson
Third Base Coach: Manny Acta

#1 Draft Picks

Kris Benson (#1), Braden Looper (#3), Cliff Floyd (#14), Roberto Hernandez (#16), Ramon Castro (#17), Aaron Heilman (#18), Royce Ring (#18), Aaron Heilman (#18), 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 2005 New York Mets season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    18Marlon Anderson2B5-11198L-R311998PHI: 1995-2-42MLB--
    36Manny AybarP6-1177R-R351997Not draftedMLB--
    19Heath BellP6-2244R-R272004TBA: 1997-69-1583MLB-Retired
    15Carlos BeltranRF6-1190B-R281998KCA: 1995-2-49MLB-Retired
    34Kris BensonP6-4188R-R301999PIT: 1996-1-1MLB--
    3Miguel Cairo1B-3B6-1160R-R311996UDFAMLB-Retired
    44Mike CameronCF-RF6-2190R-R321995CHA: 1991-18-488MLB--
    11Ramon CastroC6-3225R-R291999HOU: 1994-1-17MLB-Free Agent
    13Brian Daubach1B6-1201L-R331998NYN: 1990-17-469MLB--
    35Mike DeJeanP6-2212R-R341997NYA: 1992-24-662MLB--
    20Victor DiazRF6-0200R-R232004LAN: 2000-37-1107MLB--
    33Mike DiFeliceC6-2205R-R361996SLN: 1991-11-285MLB--
    30Cliff FloydLF-OF6-4240L-R321993MON: 1991-1-14MLB--
    47Tom GlavineP6-0185L-L391987ATL: 1984-2-47MLB--
    32Danny GravesP5-11185R-R311996CLE: 1994-4-101MLB--
    46Tim HamulackP6-4215L-L282005HOU: 1995-32-893MLB--
    48Aaron HeilmanP6-5220R-R262003NYN: 2001-1-18MLB-Free Agent
    49Felix HerediaP6-0180L-L291996Not draftedMLB--
    1Anderson Hernandez2B5-9150B-R222005Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    39Roberto HernandezP6-4235R-R401991CAL: 1986-1-16MLB--
    23Kazuhisa IshiiP6-0190L-L312002Not draftedMLB--
    27Mike Jacobs1B6-2200L-R242005NYN: 1999-38-1156MLB-Free Agent
    17Dae-Sung KooP6-1185L-L352005Not draftedMLB--
    40Braden LooperP6-5225R-R301998SLN: 1996-1-3MLB--
    45Pedro MartinezP5-11170R-R331992Not draftedMLB--
    25Kazuo MatsuiSS5-10185B-R292004Not draftedMLB--
    27Mike MatthewsP6-2175L-L312000CLE: 1992-2-40MLB--
    16Doug Mientkiewicz1B6-2193L-R311998MIN: 1995-5-128MLB--
    35Jose OffermanSS-2B6-0190B-R361990Not draftedMLB--
    28Juan PadillaP6-0198R-R282004MIN: 1998-24-709MLB--
    31Mike PiazzaC6-3215R-R361992LAN: 1988-62-1390MLB--
    7Jose ReyesSS6-0160B-R222003UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    22Royce RingP6-5220L-L242005CHA: 2002-1-18MLB--
    33Jose SantiagoP6-3215R-R301997KCA: 1994-70-1627MLB--
    26Jae-weong SeoP6-1218R-R282002UDFAMLB--
    10Shingo TakatsuP6-0180R-R362004Not draftedMLB--
    29Steve TrachselP6-4205R-R341993CHN: 1991-8-215MLB--
    57Eric ValentLF-1B6-0191L-L282001PHI: 1998-1-42MLB--
    21Gerald WilliamsCF-LF6-2187R-R361992NYA: 1987-14-367MLB--
    4Chris Woodward3B6-0173R-R291999TOR: 1994-54-1438MLB-Retired
    5David Wright3B6-0195R-R222004NYN: 2001-1-38MLBNew York MetsMLB-Active
    38Victor ZambranoP6-0190R-R292001Not draftedMLB--

    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.

    PayPal Me