2005 Toronto Blue Jays Roster

The 2005 Toronto Blue Jays 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 Toronto Blue Jays Opening Day starters list, a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays salary list, a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays uniform number breakdown and a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"We (the 2005 Toronto Blue Jays) did it right. We went out in style today. We've had a good year. I think it's only going to get better. That's a team that's got a lot of heart." - Toronto Blue Jays Manager John Gibbons on MLB.com (Spencer Fordin, 10/02/2005)
2005 Toronto Blue Jays


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Complete Roster

6-01
210
Right
Right
1971-02-19
6-02
210
Right
Right
1979-11-09
5-11
195
Left
Left
1980-11-04
6-02
185
Right
Right
1978-12-19
6-02
220
Left
Left
1976-03-17
5-09
180
Right
Right
1977-08-09
5-10
190
Right
Right
1983-03-24
6-06
225
Right
Right
1977-05-14
6-02
215
Right
Right
1983-03-16
6-00
195
Left
Left
1976-01-04
6-00
195
Right
Right
1981-12-14
6-03
235
Right
Right
1982-03-24
6-02
215
Right
Right
1977-08-27
6-00
185
Left
Left
1973-10-02
6-04
205
Right
Right
1973-11-06
6-01
165
Right
Right
1977-02-26
6-02
195
Right
Right
1969-04-08
6-00
205
Right
Right
1967-08-08
6-00
220
Right
Right
1975-10-30
6-01
205
Right
Right
1971-01-27
6-02
205
Right
Left
1966-04-14
6-01
230
Right
Right
1981-11-29
5-10
170
Right
Both
1971-04-14
6-01
180
Right
Left
1980-08-30
5-11
200
Right
Right
1982-03-21
6-01
200
Right
Right
1975-07-27
6-02
235
Right
Left
1977-08-05
6-00
190
Right
Both
1977-12-12
6-03
220
Right
Left
1973-06-28
5-09
185
Right
Right
1974-09-24
5-09
175
Right
Right
1971-01-07
6-00
170
Right
Left
1974-04-27
6-03
210
Right
Left
1979-10-21
5-10
185
Right
Right
1976-12-08
6-05
210
Right
Right
1981-02-18
6-01
230
Right
Right
1978-12-08
6-02
215
Left
Left
1979-11-19


The 2005 Toronto Blue Jays played 162 games during the regular season, won 80 games, lost 82 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Skydome (Park Factors: 102/102) where 2,014,995 fans witnessed their 2005 Blue Jays finish the season with a .494 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 Toronto Blue Jays Opening Day starters list, a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays salary list, a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays uniform number breakdown and a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays primary starters list:


2005 Toronto Blue Jays
Salaries

Roy Halladay $10,500,000.00
Miguel Batista $4,750,000.00
Shea Hillenbrand $3,870,000.00
Corey Koskie $3,500,000.00
Eric Hinske $3,100,000.00
Ted Lilly $3,100,000.00
Vernon Wells $3,070,000.00
Frank Catalanotto $2,700,000.00
Scott Schoeneweis $2,500,000.00
Justin Speier $1,900,000.00
Gregg Zaun $950,000.00
Scott Downs $705,000.00
Greg Myers $700,000.00
Frank Menechino $650,000.00
Pete Walker $400,000.00
Orlando Hudson $365,000.00
Josh Towers $358,000.00
Reed Johnson $342,000.00
Jason Frasor $332,500.00
Alex Rios $331,000.00
Justin Miller $328,000.00
Dave Bush $327,500.00
Vinnie Chulk $326,000.00
Gabe Gross $318,500.00
Russ Adams $316,000.00
Gustavo Chacin $316,000.00
Andy Dominique $316,000.00
Chad Gaudin $316,000.00
John-Ford Griffin $316,000.00
Aaron Hill $316,000.00
Brandon League $316,000.00
Shaun Marcum $316,000.00
Dustin McGowan $316,000.00
Guillermo Quiroz $316,000.00

Did you know that a 2005 Toronto Blue Jays 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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