Which Mets Position Players Earned Their Paychecks This Season?

Phil HoopsCorrespondent IDecember 27, 2008

I recently came across a very interesting website called FanGraphs.com.

The site features a section that breaks down players’ salaries and compares them with the amount of money the earned based on their performance throughout the season.

Below is the comparison for all the Met position players (whose salary data was available). Check it out you maybe surprised by the results.

 

Position

Player

Dollars Deserved Based On Performance

Dollars Made

C

Brian Schneider

$7.2 Mil.

$4.9 Mil.

C

Ramon Castro

$4.1 Mil.

$2.0 Mil.

1B

Carlos Delgado

$13.0 Mil.

$16.0 Mil.

2B

Luis Castillo

$2.3 Mil.

$6.3 Mil.

2B

Damion Easley

$1.0 Mil.

$1.0 Mil.

SS

Jose Reyes

$25.5 Mil.

$4.4 Mil.

3B

David Wright

$32.2 Mil.

$5.6 Mil.

OF

Ryan Church

$5.6 Mil.

$ 2.0 Mil.

OF

Carlos Beltran

$28.7 Mil.

$18.6 Mil.

OF

Moises Alou

$0.9 Mil.

$7.5 Mil.

OF

Endy Chavez

$3.8 Mil.

$1.8 Mil.

OF

Fernando Tatis

$7.2 Mil.

$0.56 Mil.

OF

Marlon Anderson

-$3.5 Mil.

$1.1 Mil.

OF

Angel Pagan

$1.8 Mil.

$0.4 Mil.