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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
202.0
98.1
13.6
77.2
13.1
1.6
.586
15.3
.549
10.1
.580
26.8
.617
16.5
.599 Jered Weaver
2
27
190.1
103.4
-4.6
86.4
4.9
0.5
.586
16.6
.531
18.9
.593
23.3
.586
26.0
.586 Dustin Pedroia
3
49
185.2
114.0
-3.7
76.3
-1.5
-3.0
.438
8.0
.543
21.2
.506
30.3
.519
23.6
.586 Russell Martin
4
45
180.4
110.9
-4.4
69.7
4.2
7.3
.512
16.0
.593
11.3
.488
21.2
.540
34.1
.534 Joe Mauer
5
36
177.4
134.9
0.5
45.9
-3.9
2.1
.500
-1.1
.463
16.9
.512
17.6
.556
18.1
.494 J. J. Hardy
6
26
174.5
79.0
12.5
82.7
0.3
2.9
.543
7.6
.525
14.7
.549
12.7
.568
25.3
.574 Cole Hamels
7
35
161.6
74.9
14.1
77.9
-5.3
4.4
.488
10.4
.494
13.0
.463
21.0
.488
24.1
.537 Ian Kinsler
8
33
148.9
103.5
-10.3
54.1
1.5
5.1
.426
3.5
.481
8.6
.543
9.4
.377
20.6
.525 Felix Hernandez
9
36
138.9
78.6
-3.2
60.9
2.6
2.0
.586
15.6
.599
11.1
.580
5.0
.549
9.2
.636 Robinson Cano
10
54
131.9
80.5
-11.3
59.1
3.7
6.8
.414
12.8
.469
13.3
.552
11.5
.457
19.4
.568 Ubaldo Jimenez
11
37
131.6
73.6
-0.5
64.1
-5.7
11.0
.543
8.6
.574
11.9
.469
13.0
.466
19.3
.463 Nick Swisher
12
34
127.1
71.5
-11.6
76.7
-9.5
6.6
.414
6.0
.377
14.0
.407
17.7
.599
5.0
.519 Josh Hamilton
13
40
120.2
84.3
8.2
15.1
12.6
6.7
.556
7.8
.488
7.9
.519
5.1
.444
11.3
.531 Brian McCann
14
27
119.1
82.8
6.5
38.3
-8.6
-0.8
.451
4.5
.494
2.0
.444
5.1
.457
9.2
.481 Joey Votto
15
42
118.4
110.0
-13.0
9.6
11.7
-2.3
.475
7.5
.469
5.4
.556
21.3
.506
17.7
.432 Carlos Gonzalez
16
31
106.5
47.7
6.4
54.8
-2.3
4.2
.438
11.7
.586
11.2
.543
10.9
.457
18.1
.528 Justin Verlander
17
32
88.4
53.8
-7.6
37.4
4.7
6.0
.414
11.2
.414
13.7
.420
9.9
.414
13.0
.385 Neil Walker
18
30
88.3
59.5
10.2
21.1
-2.5
0.5
.549
0.3
.506
6.2
.451
5.4
.534
15.9
.457 Ben Zobrist
19
46
87.4
31.6
-4.5
49.7
10.6
-0.6
.488
1.5
.407
10.0
.525
18.0
.602
9.7
.516 Geovany Soto
20
26
85.5
82.4
-2.8
10.8
-5.0
1.1
.512
-2.5
.599
8.5
.543
0.6
.549
8.4
.432 Jose Bautista
21
31
81.0
45.3
-0.3
37.2
-1.2
4.6
.494
6.1
.537
11.6
.512
10.5
.531
12.5
.463 Aaron Hill
22
41
80.6
30.9
2.1
53.9
-6.3
4.1
.463
2.6
.472
7.6
.438
5.6
.444
19.9
.543 Matt Cain
23
27
71.3
23.9
5.3
40.6
1.4
0.8
.617
4.2
.516
6.1
.481
8.4
.531
12.1
.562 Adam Wainwright
24
32
70.6
23.5
6.8
42.4
-2.1
0.6
.574
4.0
.481
17.7
.593
10.8
.500
11.0
.401 Jeremy Guthrie
25
32
66.0
38.1
-0.3
34.2
-6.0
-0.5
.512
9.5
.481
1.1
.438
4.5
.522
11.9
.537 Josh Johnson
26
31
65.1
21.4
3.1
37.4
3.3
4.7
.611
5.5
.556
3.0
.444
3.6
.546
0.3
.488 Gio Gonzalez
27
25
40.5
29.5
1.9
12.1
-2.9
0.9
.457
4.6
.432
6.8
.426
7.7
.422
4.2
.395 Nick Markakis
28
32
32.5
42.1
-9.5
7.0
-7.1
-0.8
.346
1.9
.383
0.1
.426
6.6
.463
3.8
.401 Billy Butler
29
33
25.4
3.1
7.5
9.7
5.1
0.9
.506
5.6
.543
-1.5
.546
-3.1
.389
2.2
.463 Kyle Blanks
30
25
18.7
14.0
-8.6
9.4
4.0
1.3
.500
0.3
.438
3.1
.451
3.9
.366
-2.2
.364 Ian Desmond
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League Champion

Division Champion

Wild Card Winner
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