RETURNING PLAYERS UNDER CONTRACT Player 2004 2005 Chipper Jones ($15.333M) $13M Andruw Jones ($12.5M) $13M John Smoltz ($11.666M) $12M Mike Hampton ($8M) $8M John Thomson ($2.225M) $4.25M Eli Marrero ($2M) $3M Tom Martin ($1.8M) $900K Eddie Perez ($625K) $625K
TOTAL $54.775M __________________________________________ ARBITRATION ELIGIBLE PLAYERS (PROJECTED) Player 2004 2005 Rafael Furcal ($3.7M) $5M Marcus Giles ($430K) $2M Chris Reitsma ($950K) $150K Mark DeRosa ($725K) $100K Kevin Gryboski ($377K) $75K
TOTAL $10.25M __________________________________________ RENEWAL CONTRACTS (PROJECTED) Player 2004 2005 Juan Cruz ($370K) $400K Horacio Ramirez ($330K) $350K Johnny Estrada ($313K) $350K Adam LaRoche ($300K) $330K Nick Green ($300K) $315K Roman Colon ($300K) $300K Wilson Betemit ($300K) $300K
TOTAL $2.345M __________________________________________ TOTALS SALARIED PLAYERS $54.775M ARBITRATION ELIGIBLE $10.250M RENEWAL CONTRACTS $2.345M
TOTAL PROJECTED SALARIES $67.370M PROJECTED PAYROLL $82M PROJECTED SPENT (20 PLAYERS) $67.370M REMAINING $14.630M
2005 Payroll Projections
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