2005 Baltimore Orioles Roster

The 2005 Baltimore Orioles team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2005 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 2005 Baltimore Orioles Opening Day starters list, a 2005 Baltimore Orioles salary list, a 2005 Baltimore Orioles uniform number breakdown and a 2005 Baltimore Orioles primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

Baseball Almanac Top Quote

"It (the 2005 regular season) was like a roller-coaster. You went to the highest part and then dropped down to the lowest part. It was sad." - Baltimore Orioles Catcher Javy Lopez (AP Wire, 10/18/2005)

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Complete Roster

6-03
210
Right
Right
1971-07-15
6-06
212
Right
Right
1977-01-10
6-01
200
Left
Left
1979-03-05
5-11
190
Left
Left
1973-10-31
6-07
230
Right
Right
1981-05-28
6-02
215
Left
Left
1977-06-19
6-03
231
Left
Left
1976-05-15
6-03
180
Right
Right
1967-08-07
6-01
190
Right
Right
1979-03-03
6-02
200
Left
Both
1972-08-22
6-01
185
Right
Right
1975-12-14
6-04
220
Right
Right
1981-05-08
5-11
181
Left
Left
1977-11-26
6-03
195
Right
Right
1984-10-13
6-01
225
Right
Right
1976-11-02
6-03
205
Right
Right
1977-01-22
6-03
200
Right
Right
1982-01-12
6-02
202
Right
Right
1965-03-11
6-06
250
Left
Left
1975-12-28
6-03
185
Right
Right
1971-02-13
6-02
225
Right
Right
1971-08-10
6-02
195
Right
Right
1975-08-07
6-03
220
Right
Right
1970-11-05
6-02
220
Right
Right
1979-10-22
5-10
165
Right
Both
1979-07-14
6-02
225
Right
Right
1974-08-23
6-01
183
Right
Right
1971-06-16
5-11
180
Right
Right
1972-02-07
6-00
215
Left
Left
1964-09-24
5-09
175
Right
Both
1977-10-09
6-01
172
Right
Right
1978-08-28
5-10
220
Right
Right
1974-05-25
6-05
315
Right
Left
1980-02-18
6-04
190
Right
Left
1977-11-04
6-03
201
Right
Right
1977-02-09
6-00
196
Right
Both
1971-10-14
6-01
190
Right
Left
1983-04-14
6-00
195
Left
Left
1977-03-02
6-01
180
Right
Right
1973-11-17
6-02
210
Right
Right
1978-10-30
5-10
180
Right
Left
1973-09-07
5-10
185
Right
Right
1980-02-22
6-04
210
Right
Right
1978-10-08
6-00
225
Right
Right
1968-11-12
6-01
200
Right
Left
1964-08-04
6-02
205
Right
Right
1976-02-16
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The 2005 Baltimore Orioles played 162 games during the regular season, won 74 games, lost 88 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Oriole Park at Camden Yards (Park Factors: 94/95) where 2,624,804 fans witnessed their 2005 Orioles finish the season with a .457 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 2005 Baltimore Orioles Opening Day starters list, a 2005 Baltimore Orioles salary list, a 2005 Baltimore Orioles uniform number breakdown and a 2005 Baltimore Orioles primary starters list:

2005 Baltimore Orioles
Salaries

Sammy Sosa $17,875,000.00
Miguel Tejada $10,781,206.00
Sidney Ponson $8,500,000.00
Javy Lopez $7,500,000.00
Melvin Mora $3,833,333.00
Eli Marrero $3,200,000.00
Rafael Palmeiro $3,000,000.00
Jay Gibbons $2,600,000.00
B.J. Ryan $2,600,000.00
Jorge Julio $2,500,000.00
Steve Kline $2,500,000.00
Rodrigo Lopez $2,375,000.00
Jason Grimsley $2,000,000.00
B.J. Surhoff $1,100,000.00
Luis Matos $1,025,000.00
Steve Reed $900,000.00
Chris Gomez $850,000.00
John Parrish $612,500.00
Bruce Chen $550,000.00
Brian Roberts $390,000.00
Larry Bigbie $380,000.00
David Newhan $365,000.00
Rick Bauer $350,000.00
Todd Williams $347,500.00
Geronimo Gil $342,500.00
Erik Bedard $330,000.00
Daniel Cabrera $325,000.00
Napoleon Calzado $316,000.00
Bernie Castro $316,000.00
Jeff Fiorentino $316,000.00
Alejandro Freire $316,000.00
John Maine $316,000.00
Ramon Nivar $316,000.00
Hayden Penn $316,000.00
Aaron Rakers $316,000.00
Chris Ray $316,000.00
Keith Reed $316,000.00
Eli Whiteside $316,000.00
Walter Young $316,000.00

2005 Baltimore Orioles
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2005 Baltimore Orioles 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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