1997 Most Common Starters

  • Players listed have the most games at that position
  • (WAR)
1997 Most Common Starters
Rk Tm C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF DH
1Anaheim AngelsC.Kreuter (0.39)D.Erstad (3.28)L.Alicea (2.90)D.Hollins (3.47)G.Disarcina (0.53)G.Anderson (3.31)J.Edmonds (3.65)T.Salmon (4.96)E.Murray (-0.96)
2Atlanta BravesJ.Lopez (3.45)F.McGriff (0.17)M.Lemke (1.15)C.Jones (3.94)J.Blauser (4.82)R.Klesko (0.36)K.Lofton (4.96)M.Tucker (2.81)K.Lockhart (1.07)
3Baltimore OriolesL.Webster (0.69)R.Palmeiro (3.18)R.Alomar (3.43)C.Ripken (1.80)M.Bordick (0.85)B.Surhoff (3.47)B.Anderson (3.68)T.Tarasco (0.45)G.Berroa (0.05)
4Boston Red SoxS.Hatteberg (0.98)M.Vaughn (3.93)J.Frye (1.89)T.Naehring (2.29)N.Garciaparra (6.60)W.Cordero (2.33)D.Bragg (3.48)T.O'Leary (2.15)R.Jefferson (1.06)
5Chicago CubsS.Servais (0.63)M.Grace (4.19)R.Sandberg (0.81)K.Orie (2.38)S.Dunston (0.12)D.Glanville (1.98)B.McRae (2.11)S.Sosa (2.49)D.Clark (0.53)
6Chicago White SoxJ.Fabregas (0.47)F.Thomas (7.27)R.Durham (0.94)C.Snopek (-1.09)O.Guillen (-1.10)A.Belle (1.52)M.Cameron (4.40)D.Martinez (3.05)H.Baines (1.22)
7Cincinnati RedsJ.Oliver (0.51)H.Morris (-0.53)B.Boone (-1.13)W.Greene (1.46)P.Reese (-0.81)C.Stynes (2.41)D.Sanders (0.16)R.Sanders (1.99)E.Taubensee (-0.06)
8Cleveland IndiansS.Alomar (3.88)J.Thome (5.46)T.Fernandez (2.22)M.Williams (4.25)O.Vizquel (3.53)B.Giles (2.00)M.Grissom (1.86)M.Ramirez (4.60)D.Justice (3.84)
9Colorado RockiesK.Manwaring (-2.46)A.Galarraga (3.79)E.Young (1.64)V.Castilla (3.14)W.Weiss (1.95)D.Bichette (0.24)Q.McCracken (0.09)L.Walker (9.84)J.Vander Wal (-0.90)
10Detroit TigersR.Casanova (-0.29)T.Clark (3.52)D.Easley (3.02)T.Fryman (3.50)D.Cruz (-0.52)B.Higginson (3.16)B.Hunter (1.14)M.Nieves (-0.41)B.Hamelin (1.14)
11Florida MarlinsC.Johnson (4.38)J.Conine (1.30)L.Castillo (-0.83)B.Bonilla (2.02)E.Renteria (0.89)M.Alou (3.47)D.White (1.26)G.Sheffield (2.63)J.Eisenreich (0.26)
12Houston AstrosB.Ausmus (2.29)J.Bagwell (7.67)C.Biggio (9.38)S.Berry (0.00)T.Bogar (2.43)L.Gonzalez (1.95)C.Carr (1.02)D.Bell (2.75)B.Abreu (0.39)
13Kansas City RoyalsM.Macfarlane (0.34)J.King (3.66)J.Offerman (1.87)C.Paquette (-0.07)J.Bell (5.44)B.Roberts (1.66)T.Goodwin (0.69)J.Dye (-0.54)C.Davis (2.40)
14Los Angeles DodgersM.Piazza (8.67)E.Karros (0.96)W.Guerrero (0.14)T.Zeile (2.00)G.Gagne (-0.28)T.Hollandsworth (0.10)R.Cedeno (1.07)R.Mondesi (5.72)B.Butler (-0.45)
15Milwaukee BrewersM.Matheny (0.52)D.Nilsson (1.92)F.Vina (1.08)J.Cirillo (5.34)J.Valentin (1.35)G.Williams (1.07)J.Burnitz (4.85)M.Mieske (-0.58)J.Franco (0.42)
16Minnesota TwinsT.Steinbach (0.61)S.Stahoviak (-0.16)C.Knoblauch (6.76)R.Coomer (1.69)P.Meares (2.13)M.Cordova (-0.05)R.Becker (2.65)M.Lawton (1.05)P.Molitor (1.48)
17Montreal ExposC.Widger (-1.24)D.Segui (2.13)M.Lansing (3.86)D.Strange (1.19)M.Grudzielanek (1.50)H.Rodriguez (0.66)R.White (4.80)V.Guerrero (1.76)J.Vidro (-0.30)
18New York MetsT.Hundley (3.74)J.Olerud (4.07)C.Baerga (1.07)E.Alfonzo (6.21)R.Ordóñez (0.32)B.Gilkey (2.36)C.Everett (0.18)A.Ochoa (-0.33)B.Huskey (0.77)
19New York YankeesJ.Girardi (0.13)T.Martinez (5.09)L.Sojo (0.37)C.Hayes (0.49)D.Jeter (4.96)T.Raines (1.35)B.Williams (5.51)P.O'Neill (2.40)C.Fielder (0.76)
20Oakland AthleticsB.Mayne (1.77)M.McGwire (3.11)S.Spiezio (1.62)S.Brosius (-0.12)R.Bournigal (0.45)J.Giambi (1.78)D.Mashore (0.78)M.Stairs (1.86)J.Canseco (0.22)
21Philadelphia PhilliesM.Lieberthal (1.48)R.Brogna (-2.47)M.Morandini (1.97)S.Rolen (4.50)K.Stocker (1.67)G.Jefferies (1.11)M.Cummings (1.76)D.Daulton (1.81)K.Jordan (-0.81)
22Pittsburgh PiratesJ.Kendall (4.12)K.Young (2.83)T.Womack (-0.86)J.Randa (3.46)K.Polcovich (0.23)A.Martin (0.22)J.Allensworth (-0.99)J.Guillen (-3.26)M.Smith (1.03)
23San Diego PadresJ.Flaherty (0.57)W.Joyner (3.72)Q.Veras (-0.08)K.Caminiti (4.05)C.Gomez (-2.49)G.Vaughn (0.20)S.Finley (1.51)T.Gwynn (4.27)R.Henderson (1.73)
24Seattle MarinersD.Wilson (3.75)P.Sorrento (2.35)J.Cora (2.58)R.Davis (1.75)A.Rodriguez (5.65)J.Cruz (1.57)K.Griffey (9.11)J.Buhner (3.30)E.Martinez (6.22)
25San Francisco GiantsR.Wilkins (0.37)J.Snow (2.91)J.Kent (4.13)B.Mueller (2.53)J.Vizcaino (2.53)B.Bonds (8.17)D.Hamilton (0.54)G.Hill (0.04)M.Benard (-0.20)
26St. Louis CardinalsM.Difelice (-0.23)D.Young (0.31)D.DeShields (4.19)G.Gaetti (1.94)R.Clayton (2.71)R.Gant (0.78)R.Lankford (5.25)J.Mabry (0.27)W.McGee (0.72)
27Texas RangersI.Rodriguez (6.54)W.Clark (3.41)M.McLemore (0.43)D.Palmer (0.89)B.Gil (0.93)R.Greer (4.56)D.Buford (0.55)J.Gonzalez (2.71)L.Stevens (1.01)
28Toronto Blue JaysB.Santiago (0.81)C.Delgado (1.86)C.Garcia (-2.01)E.Sprague (0.36)A.Gonzalez (2.22)J.Cruz (0.59)O.Nixon (1.20)O.Merced (2.47)J.Carter (-0.79)