1997 San Diego Padres Roster

The 1997 San Diego Padres team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1997 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1997 San Diego Padres Opening Day starters list, a 1997 San Diego Padres salary list, a 1997 San Diego Padres uniform number breakdown and a 1997 San Diego Padres primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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"It's been taking us four innings to just get a run, and that's hurt us. Our pitching has actually been pretty good if we can ever get them some runs. Tonight was big for us. Maybe it will get us started." - Ken Caminiti

1997 San Diego Padres

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Complete Roster

6-01
195
Right
Right
1967-07-11
6-01
195
Right
Right
1967-04-08
6-04
205
Right
Right
1970-04-11
6-03
205
Right
Right
1970-07-05
6-01
185
Right
Right
1964-10-07
6-01
185
Left
Left
1968-11-28
6-02
175
Right
Right
1974-04-24
6-01
205
Right
Right
1973-11-21
6-04
220
Right
Right
1970-09-09
6-01
192
Left
Left
1971-04-29
6-00
205
Right
Right
1967-10-13
6-00
205
Left
Right
1962-01-05
6-02
195
Right
Both
1973-04-02
6-02
220
Left
Right
1970-07-15
6-02
190
Right
Right
1969-03-25
6-04
205
Left
Left
1973-04-19
6-02
205
Right
Right
1966-11-16
6-02
200
Right
Right
1966-02-27
5-11
195
Left
Left
1960-11-01
6-02
165
Right
Right
1973-03-13
6-04
220
Right
Right
1967-07-05
6-01
195
Right
Right
1967-10-21
5-11
218
Right
Right
1967-05-24
5-11
200
Right
Right
1967-10-29
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-09-11
5-11
190
Right
Right
1972-03-12
6-00
200
Right
Both
1963-04-21
6-05
215
Right
Right
1966-10-06
6-01
183
Right
Right
1971-06-16
6-02
203
Left
Left
1962-06-16
6-05
205
Right
Right
1975-09-06
6-00
198
Right
Left
1965-07-15
6-01
185
Right
Right
1963-01-07
5-11
185
Right
Right
1966-08-16
5-09
160
Right
Right
1975-01-12
5-09
170
Right
Both
1971-04-03
6-03
195
Right
Left
1974-02-11
6-02
195
Left
Left
1965-03-12
5-11
225
Left
Left
1960-05-09
5-10
195
Left
Right
1958-12-25
6-02
205
Right
Right
1965-12-16
5-11
195
Right
Left
1969-01-27
6-00
195
Right
Right
1973-11-14
6-01
195
Left
Left
1969-10-26
6-00
205
Right
Right
1965-07-03
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The 1997 San Diego Padres played 162 games during the regular season, won 76 games, lost 86 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Qualcomm Stadium (Park Factors: 93/92) where 2,089,333 fans witnessed their 1997 Padres finish the season with a .469 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1997 San Diego Padres Opening Day starters list, a 1997 San Diego Padres salary list, a 1997 San Diego Padres uniform number breakdown and a 1997 San Diego Padres primary starters list:

1997 San Diego Padres
Salaries

Tony Gwynn $4,575,000.00
Greg Vaughn $4,000,000.00
Wally Joyner $3,800,000.00
Andy Ashby $3,400,000.00
Ken Caminiti $3,150,000.00
Rickey Henderson $3,045,000.00
Steve Finley $2,986,672.00
Fernando Valenzuela $1,650,000.00
Trevor Hoffman $1,500,000.00
Sterling Hitchcock $1,200,000.00
John Flaherty $900,000.00
Chris Gomez $850,000.00
Tim Worrell $835,000.00
Joey Hamilton $675,000.00
Scott Livingstone $600,000.00
Craig Shipley $500,000.00
Pete Smith $435,000.00
Carlos Hernandez $425,000.00
Tim Scott $415,000.00
Archi Cianfrocco $400,000.00
Chris Jones $380,000.00
Quilvio Veras $310,000.00
Sean Bergman $275,000.00
Doug Bochtler $250,000.00
Jim Bruske $185,000.00
Paul Menhart $175,000.00
Dario Veras $172,000.00
Ruben Rivera $158,000.00
George Arias $150,000.00
Trey Beamon $150,000.00
Will Cunnane $150,000.00
Todd Erdos $150,000.00
Marc Kroon $150,000.00
Derrek Lee $150,000.00
Joey Long $150,000.00
Heath Murray $150,000.00
Mandy Romero $150,000.00
Mark Sweeney $150,000.00
Jorge Velandia $150,000.00

1997 San Diego Padres
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1997 San Diego Padres Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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