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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
41
225.3
112.5
11.8
88.8
12.1
1.6
.586
15.3
.549
10.1
.580
26.8
.617
16.5
.599 Jered Weaver
2
27
205.8
114.3
-4.0
93.4
2.2
0.5
.586
16.6
.531
18.9
.593
23.3
.586
26.0
.586 Dustin Pedroia
3
49
205.3
132.0
-8.3
85.4
-3.7
-3.0
.438
8.0
.543
21.2
.506
30.3
.519
23.6
.586 Russell Martin
4
26
199.9
80.6
11.5
108.0
-0.2
2.9
.543
7.6
.525
14.7
.549
12.7
.568
25.3
.574 Cole Hamels
5
36
196.0
150.9
1.3
48.2
-4.4
2.1
.500
-1.1
.463
16.9
.512
17.6
.556
18.1
.494 J. J. Hardy
6
45
193.1
121.3
-6.4
73.9
4.3
7.3
.512
16.0
.593
11.3
.488
21.2
.540
34.1
.534 Joe Mauer
7
35
180.5
87.3
18.0
80.8
-5.6
4.4
.488
10.4
.494
13.0
.463
21.0
.488
24.1
.537 Ian Kinsler
8
36
170.7
104.0
-5.8
68.2
4.3
2.0
.586
15.6
.599
11.1
.580
5.0
.549
9.2
.636 Robinson Cano
9
33
165.7
124.3
-17.6
56.5
2.4
5.1
.426
3.5
.481
8.6
.543
9.4
.377
20.6
.525 Felix Hernandez
10
27
146.9
108.1
5.1
46.5
-12.7
-0.8
.451
4.5
.494
2.0
.444
5.1
.457
9.2
.481 Joey Votto
11
54
146.0
92.6
-14.8
63.8
4.3
6.8
.414
12.8
.469
13.3
.552
11.5
.457
19.4
.568 Ubaldo Jimenez
12
40
142.5
100.4
5.5
20.9
15.8
6.7
.556
7.8
.488
7.9
.519
5.1
.444
11.3
.531 Brian McCann
13
37
140.1
76.6
-1.5
69.6
-4.7
11.0
.543
8.6
.574
11.9
.469
13.0
.466
19.3
.463 Andre Ethier
14
34
136.3
74.7
-13.5
86.1
-11.1
6.6
.414
6.0
.377
14.0
.407
17.7
.599
5.0
.519 Josh Hamilton
15
42
124.7
120.8
-15.8
10.1
9.7
-2.3
.475
7.5
.469
5.4
.556
21.3
.506
17.7
.432 Carlos Gonzalez
16
31
122.6
54.7
6.6
65.0
-3.8
4.2
.438
11.7
.586
11.2
.543
10.9
.457
18.1
.528 Justin Verlander
17
46
104.5
35.0
-3.6
60.2
13.0
-0.6
.488
1.5
.407
10.0
.525
18.0
.602
9.7
.516 Ricky Nolasco
18
31
97.3
69.5
8.9
22.5
-3.6
0.5
.549
0.3
.506
6.2
.451
5.4
.534
15.9
.457 Ben Zobrist
19
33
95.5
59.7
-8.1
38.6
5.2
6.0
.414
11.2
.414
13.7
.420
9.9
.414
13.0
.385 Neil Walker
20
26
92.6
93.2
-6.9
12.5
-6.2
1.1
.512
-2.5
.599
8.5
.543
0.6
.549
8.4
.432 Jose Bautista
21
31
83.2
47.1
-0.4
38.5
-2.1
4.6
.494
6.1
.537
11.6
.512
10.5
.531
12.5
.463 Aaron Hill
22
31
78.8
24.8
3.0
48.4
2.7
4.7
.611
5.5
.556
3.0
.444
3.6
.546
0.3
.488 Gio Gonzalez
23
27
78.5
30.5
5.2
42.2
0.7
0.8
.617
4.2
.516
6.1
.481
8.4
.531
12.1
.562 Adam Wainwright
24
32
73.9
27.7
5.5
42.8
-2.0
0.6
.574
4.0
.481
17.7
.593
10.8
.500
11.0
.401 Franklin Gutierrez
25
41
73.5
29.5
1.4
48.8
-6.2
4.1
.463
2.6
.472
7.6
.438
5.6
.444
19.9
.543 Matt Cain
26
32
70.4
38.5
-0.1
38.4
-6.4
-0.5
.512
9.5
.481
1.1
.438
4.5
.522
11.9
.537 Josh Johnson
27
25
42.1
33.0
1.8
11.8
-4.4
0.9
.457
4.6
.432
6.8
.426
7.7
.422
4.2
.395 Nick Markakis
28
32
29.6
42.9
-12.4
7.3
-8.2
-0.8
.346
1.9
.383
0.1
.426
6.6
.463
3.8
.401 Billy Butler
29
34
27.4
1.6
7.4
12.9
5.6
0.9
.506
5.6
.543
-1.5
.546
-3.1
.389
2.2
.463 Kyle Blanks
30
25
22.8
17.9
-8.7
9.2
4.4
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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