2009 Washington Nationals Roster

The 2009 Washington Nationals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2009 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 2009 Washington Nationals Opening Day starters list, a 2009 Washington Nationals salary list, a 2009 Washington Nationals uniform number breakdown and a 2009 Washington Nationals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"It has been an important year in identifying the pieces we (the 2009 Washington Senators) have as part of the long-term solution. We have come long way this year. We know a lot more about where we are and what we need." - Washington Senators Team President Stan Kasten on MLB.com (10/03/09, Bill Ladson, 'Peer into the future of the Nats' lineup')
2009 Washington Nationals


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Complete Roster

6-05
190
Right
Right
1986-06-06
6-03
205
Left
Left
1977-04-19
6-04
205
Right
Right
1981-09-25
6-01
185
Left
Left
1982-09-17
6-07
230
Right
Right
1981-05-28
6-03
200
Right
Right
1985-02-14
6-02
170
Right
Right
1977-12-23
6-03
210
Left
Right
1986-03-06
6-00
180
Right
Right
1983-07-05
6-02
210
Left
Left
1984-09-25
6-04
250
Right
Right
1981-10-06
6-02
245
Right
Right
1975-02-20
6-03
170
Left
Right
1982-10-05
6-01
190
Right
Right
1982-07-03
6-04
235
Left
Left
1984-09-27
6-04
225
Left
Left
1981-01-21
6-04
195
Right
Both
1977-03-05
6-04
200
Right
Right
1983-01-02
6-01
225
Right
Right
1987-03-30
6-03
240
Right
Right
1983-04-25
6-04
200
Left
Left
1984-01-12
5-11
150
Right
Both
1977-12-07
6-02
245
Right
Right
1983-04-11
6-04
215
Right
Right
1983-03-10
6-02
180
Right
Right
1977-04-28
6-04
230
Right
Right
1984-03-09
6-02
165
Right
Right
1973-05-22
6-03
230
Left
Left
1970-01-16
6-03
205
Right
Right
1977-04-21
6-02
225
Right
Right
1986-05-23
6-03
215
Right
Both
1978-03-30
6-00
195
Right
Right
1971-09-24
6-01
210
Right
Right
1984-10-26
5-11
190
Right
Right
1977-09-25
5-10
214
Right
Right
1975-04-07
6-01
170
Right
Both
1978-12-17
6-03
220
Right
Right
1985-09-20
6-06
285
Right
Left
1979-11-09
5-10
195
Right
Right
1983-04-18
6-00
195
Right
Both
1978-03-21
5-09
170
Right
Both
1982-10-30
6-03
235
Left
Left
1978-09-19
6-05
245
Right
Right
1982-03-22
6-01
195
Right
Left
1979-06-08
6-03
215
Right
Right
1984-09-28
6-02
200
Left
Left
1984-06-12
6-02
250
Right
Right
1984-06-26
5-09
195
Right
Left
1978-06-22
6-03
240
Right
Right
1980-05-20
6-04
225
Right
Right
1983-11-06
6-01
185
Right
Right
1985-04-05
5-10
180
Left
Left
1980-07-02
6-01
215
Right
Right
1979-08-11
5-09
180
Right
Left
1979-08-13
6-02
230
Right
Right
1979-02-17


The 2009 Washington Nationals played 162 games during the regular season, won 59 games, lost 103 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Nationals Park (Park Factors: 93/94) where 1,817,280 fans witnessed their 2009 Nationals finish the season with a .364 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 2009 Washington Nationals Opening Day starters list, a 2009 Washington Nationals salary list, a 2009 Washington Nationals uniform number breakdown and a 2009 Washington Nationals primary starters list:


2009 Washington Nationals
Salaries

Adam Dunn $8,000,000.00
Cristian Guzman $8,000,000.00
Austin Kearns $8,000,000.00
Nick Johnson $5,500,000.00
Ryan Zimmerman $3,325,000.00
Josh Willingham $2,950,000.00
Scott Olsen $2,800,000.00
Josh Bard $1,600,000.00
Willie Harris $1,500,000.00
Wilfredo Ledezma $750,000.00
Alex Cintron $650,000.00
Julian Tavarez $500,000.00
Ron Villone $500,000.00
Saul Rivera $475,000.00
Wil Nieves $445,000.00
Jason Bergmann $439,000.00
Steven Shell $425,000.00
John Lannan $424,000.00
J.D. Martin $420,000.00
Elijah Dukes $415,500.00
Jesus Flores $415,500.00
Mike Morse $407,000.00
Collin Balester $401,000.00
Roger Bernadina $400,000.00
Tyler Clippard $400,000.00
Ian Desmond $400,000.00
Ross Detwiler $400,000.00
Marco Estrada $400,000.00
Victor Garate $400,000.00
Alberto Gonzalez $400,000.00
Anderson Hernandez $400,000.00
Mike Hinckley $400,000.00
Shairon Martis $400,000.00
Justin Maxwell $400,000.00
Garrett Mock $400,000.00
Jorge Padilla $400,000.00
Craig Stammen $400,000.00
Jordan Zimmermann $400,000.00
Joel Hanrahan $390,000.00
Zack Segovia $390,000.00


2009 Washington Nationals
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2009 Washington Nationals 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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