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2005 Season


2004 / 2006

Top Hitter


Alex
Rodriguez

Top Pitcher


Roger
Clemens

2005 World Series








Defeated
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(As of March 1, 2005)





Glossary
                2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
# Top Prospect
1
40
210.4
103.4
12.0
82.0
13.0
1.6
.586
15.3
.549
10.1
.580
26.8
.617
16.5
.599 Jered Weaver
2
27
194.3
104.5
-4.2
90.1
3.9
0.5
.586
16.6
.531
18.9
.593
23.3
.586
26.0
.586 Dustin Pedroia
3
49
194.2
121.0
-5.2
80.8
-2.3
-3.0
.438
8.0
.543
21.2
.506
30.3
.519
23.6
.586 Russell Martin
4
26
186.3
79.2
12.2
95.1
-0.2
2.9
.543
7.6
.525
14.7
.549
12.7
.568
25.3
.574 Cole Hamels
5
36
185.3
141.8
0.6
47.3
-4.4
2.1
.500
-1.1
.463
16.9
.512
17.6
.556
18.1
.494 J. J. Hardy
6
45
183.6
114.0
-4.4
69.6
4.3
7.3
.512
16.0
.593
11.3
.488
21.2
.540
34.1
.534 Joe Mauer
7
35
172.2
81.6
14.9
81.4
-5.7
4.4
.488
10.4
.494
13.0
.463
21.0
.488
24.1
.537 Ian Kinsler
8
33
159.6
113.9
-13.4
57.0
2.1
5.1
.426
3.5
.481
8.6
.543
9.4
.377
20.6
.525 Felix Hernandez
9
36
151.7
90.0
-4.8
63.2
3.3
2.0
.586
15.6
.599
11.1
.580
5.0
.549
9.2
.636 Robinson Cano
10
54
139.4
86.1
-12.3
61.5
4.2
6.8
.414
12.8
.469
13.3
.552
11.5
.457
19.4
.568 Ubaldo Jimenez
11
37
138.2
75.1
-0.4
69.1
-5.6
11.0
.543
8.6
.574
11.9
.469
13.0
.466
19.3
.463 Andre Ethier
12
34
135.4
73.8
-12.5
84.4
-10.4
6.6
.414
6.0
.377
14.0
.407
17.7
.599
5.0
.519 James Shields
13
27
130.7
92.5
5.8
42.6
-10.2
-0.8
.451
4.5
.494
2.0
.444
5.1
.457
9.2
.481 Joey Votto
14
40
130.1
92.5
7.3
16.2
14.1
6.7
.556
7.8
.488
7.9
.519
5.1
.444
11.3
.531 Brian McCann
15
42
122.6
116.4
-14.7
9.7
11.2
-2.3
.475
7.5
.469
5.4
.556
21.3
.506
17.7
.432 Carlos Gonzalez
16
31
113.2
52.1
6.1
58.1
-3.1
4.2
.438
11.7
.586
11.2
.543
10.9
.457
18.1
.528 Justin Verlander
17
30
95.2
66.0
9.0
22.9
-2.7
0.5
.549
0.3
.506
6.2
.451
5.4
.534
15.9
.457 Ben Zobrist
18
46
93.5
33.5
-4.3
52.8
11.4
-0.6
.488
1.5
.407
10.0
.525
18.0
.602
9.7
.516 Geovany Soto
19
32
90.7
56.3
-7.9
37.3
4.9
6.0
.414
11.2
.414
13.7
.420
9.9
.414
13.0
.385 Neil Walker
20
26
89.7
87.5
-4.8
12.3
-5.3
1.1
.512
-2.5
.599
8.5
.543
0.6
.549
8.4
.432 Jose Bautista
21
31
82.1
46.3
0.4
36.9
-1.6
4.6
.494
6.1
.537
11.6
.512
10.5
.531
12.5
.463 Aaron Hill
22
32
76.0
26.8
6.8
44.5
-2.2
0.6
.574
4.0
.481
17.7
.593
10.8
.500
11.0
.401 Jeremy Guthrie
23
41
75.1
29.5
2.0
49.8
-6.3
4.1
.463
2.6
.472
7.6
.438
5.6
.444
19.9
.543 Matt Cain
24
27
72.9
27.2
4.6
39.9
1.1
0.8
.617
4.2
.516
6.1
.481
8.4
.531
12.1
.562 Adam Wainwright
25
31
70.9
24.1
2.5
41.4
2.9
4.7
.611
5.5
.556
3.0
.444
3.6
.546
0.3
.488 Gio Gonzalez
26
32
65.6
38.4
-0.9
34.3
-6.2
-0.5
.512
9.5
.481
1.1
.438
4.5
.522
11.9
.537 Josh Johnson
27
25
38.9
31.1
1.4
9.9
-3.5
0.9
.457
4.6
.432
6.8
.426
7.7
.422
4.2
.395 Nick Markakis
28
32
30.6
42.5
-11.3
7.2
-7.7
-0.8
.346
1.9
.383
0.1
.426
6.6
.463
3.8
.401 Billy Butler
29
34
24.2
2.1
7.6
9.3
5.3
0.9
.506
5.6
.543
-1.5
.546
-3.1
.389
2.2
.463 Kyle Blanks
30
25
22.8
16.6
-7.4
9.3
4.3
1.3
.500
0.3
.438
3.1
.451
3.9
.366
-2.2
.364 Ian Desmond
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World Series Champion

League Champion

Division Champion

Wild Card Winner

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