Major League Baseball 2K5
Roster Update FAQ
by DarthViolence
Version 2.0
Revised 4/3/05
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Ver. 1.0 - First version. Updates include
main rosters and non-roster spring training
invitees

Ver. 1.5 - Fixed some minor errors and added
a few more name changes.

Ver. 2.0 - Rosters updated in time for Opening
Day. A few more name changes added.
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Table of contents

I. Updates
II. Name Changes
III. Lineups & Rotations
IV. Credits
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I. Updates

Acevedo, Juan           (---) ---> (ARI)
Anderson, Jimmy         (---) ---> (CHC)
Asencio, Miguel         (---) ---> (SD)
Astascio, Pedro         (---) ---> (TEX)
Aurilia, Rich           (---) ---> (CIN)
Baerga, Carlos          (---) ---> (WAS)
Berg, Dave              (---) ---> (BOS)
Bernero, Adam           (---) ---> (ATL)
Bocachica, Hiram        (---) ---> (OAK)
Bottalico, Ricky        (---) ---> (MIL)
Brown, Adrian           (---) ---> (KC)
Burnitz, Jeromy         (---) ---> (CHC)
Carrasco, Hector        (---) ---> (WAS)
Clark, Tony             (---) ---> (ARI)
Colbrunn, Greg          (---) ---> (TEX)
Cressend, Jack          (---) ---> (BOS)
Cruz, Deivi             (---) ---> (SF)
Denney, Kyle            (---) ---> (CLE)
DeRosa, Mark            (---) ---> (TEX)
DiFelice, Mike          (---) ---> (NYM)     (NEW)
Drew, Tim               (---) ---> (COL)
Durbin, Chad            (---) ---> (WAS)
Fassero, Jeff           (---) ---> (SF)
Fick, Robert            (---) ---> (SD)
Fox, Andy               (---) ---> (MIN)
Franco, John            (---) ---> (HOU)
Good, Andrew            (---) ---> (DET)
Graman, Alex            (---) ---> (NYY)
Groom, Buddy            (---) ---> (NYY)
Gutierrez, Ricky        (---) ---> (SEA)
Halter, Shane           (---) ---> (TB)
Harikkala, Tim          (---) ---> (OAK)
Hernandez, Roberto      (---) ---> (NYM)
Hessman, Mike           (---) ---> (DET)
Jackson, Damian         (---) ---> (SD)
Jensen, Ryan            (---) ---> (KC)
Jordan, Brian           (---) ---> (ATL)
Larkin, Barry           (---) ---> (RETIRED)
Lee, Travis             (---) ---> (TB)
Leon, Jose              (---) ---> (PIT)
Leskanic, Curtis        (---) ---> (RETIRED)
Levine, Al              (---) ---> (SF)
Loaiza, Esteban         (---) ---> (WAS)
Lopez, Aquilino         (---) ---> (LA)
Manzanillo,Josias       (---) ---> (BOS)
Martinez, Sandy         (---) ---> (DET)
McCracken, Quinton      (---) ---> (ARI)
McLemore, Mark          (---) ---> (HOU)
Mecir, Jim              (---) ---> (FLA)
Mendoza, Ramiro         (---) ---> (NYY)
Mordecai, Mike          (---) ---> (RETIRED)
Nance, Shane            (---) ---> (ARI)
Neal, Blane             (---) ---> (BOS)     (NEW)
Nelson, Jeff            (---) ---> (SEA)
Nen, Robb               (---) ---> (RETIRED)
Nomo, Hideo             (---) ---> (TB)
Oliver, Darren          (---) ---> (COL)
Ordoņez, Magglio        (---) ---> (DET)
Osuna, Antonio          (---) ---> (WAS)
Powell, Jay             (---) ---> (ATL)
Puffer, Brandon         (---) ---> (SF)
Ransom, Cody            (---) ---> (TEX)     (NEW)
Reed, Steve             (---) ---> (BAL)
Robertson, Jeriome      (---) ---> (CIN)
Saarloos, Kirk          (---) ---> (OAK)
Sanchez, Rey            (---) ---> (NYY)
Sele, Aaron             (---) ---> (SEA)
Snyder, Kyle            (---) ---> (KC) 
Sparks, Steve           (---) ---> (SD)
Standridge, Jason       (---) ---> (TEX)
Stewart, Josh           (---) ---> (CWS)
Stewart, Scott          (---) ---> (NYM)
Stinnett, Kelly         (---) ---> (NYM)     (NEW)
Stone, Ricky            (---) ---> (CIN)
Sweeney, Brian          (---) ---> (TB)
Van Poppel, Todd        (---) ---> (RETIRED)
Vaughn, Mo		(---) ---> (RETIRED)
Venafro, Mike           (---) ---> (LA)
Villone, Ron            (---) ---> (SEA)
White, Rick             (---) ---> (PIT)
Williamson, Scott       (---) ---> (CHC)
Wilson, Enrique         (---) ---> (BAL)
Wilson, Tom             (---) ---> (COL)
Witasick, Jay           (---) ---> (BAL)
Wuertz, Michael         (---) ---> (CHC)
Nieves, Wil		(ANA) ---> (NYY)     (NEW)
Fossum, Casey           (ARI) ---> (TB)
Hammock, Robby          (ARI) ---> (---)
Sadler, Donny           (ARI) ---> (---)
Almanza, Armando        (ATL) ---> (SF)
Green, Nick             (ATL) ---> (TB)      (NEW)
White, Gabe             (ATL) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Cust, Jack              (BAL) ---> (OAK)
Garcia, Karim           (BAL) ---> (---)
Hairston Jr., Jerry     (BAL) ---> (CHC)
Riley, Matt             (BAL) ---> (TEX)     (NEW)
Hyzdu, Adam		(BOS) ---> (SD)      (NEW)
Kim, Byung-Hyun         (BOS) ---> (COL)     (NEW)
Mientkiewicz, Doug      (BOS) ---> (NYM)
Traber, Billy           (BOS) ---> (CLE)
Farnsworth, Kyle        (CHC) ---> (DET)
Hocking, Denny          (CHC) ---> (KC)
Ordoņez, Rey            (CHC) ---> (---)
Sosa, Sammy             (CHC) ---> (BAL)
Estalella, Bobby        (CIN) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Machado, Robert         (CIN) ---> (TEX)
Matthews, Mike          (CIN) ---> (NYM)
Jimenez, Jose           (CLE) ---> (ARI)
Johnson, Charles	(COL) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Escobar, Alex           (CWS) ---> (WAS)
Grilli, Jason           (CWS) ---> (DET)
Valdez, Wilson          (CWS) ---> (SEA)     (NEW)
Wright, Dan             (CWS) ---> (---)
Wunsch, Kelly           (CWS) ---> (LA)
Blanco, Andres          (DET) ---> (KC)
Colyer, Steve           (DET) ---> (NYM)     (NEW)
Novoa, Roberto          (DET) ---> (CHC)
Sanchez, Alex           (DET) ---> (TB)      (NEW)
Munro, Peter            (HOU) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Redding, Tim            (HOU) ---> (SD)      (NEW)
Brown, Dee              (KC)  ---> (---)     (NEW)
Kinney, Matt            (KC)  ---> (SF)
Lopez, Mendy            (KC)  ---> (---)
Mateo, Ruben            (KC)  ---> (---)
Nuņez, Abraham          (KC)  ---> (SEA)     (NEW)
Ross, David		(LA)  ---> (PIT)     (NEW)
Ishii, Kazuhisa		(LA)  ---> (NYM)     (NEW)
Kieschnick, Brooks      (MIL) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Greisinger, Seth        (MIN) ---> (WAS)
Offerman, Jose          (MIN) ---> (PHI)
Restovich, Michael      (MIN) ---> (TB)      (NEW)
Delgado, Wilson         (NYM) ---> (FLA)
Feliciano, Pedro        (NYM) ---> (---)
Galarraga, Andres       (NYM) ---> (RETIRED) (NEW)
Garcia, Danny		(NYM) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Ginter, Matt            (NYM) ---> (DET)     (NEW)
McEwing, Joe            (NYM) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Myers, Rodney           (NYM) ---> (LA)
Parra, Jose		(NYM) ---> (---)
Phillips, Jason		(NYM) ---> (LA)      (NEW)
Robinson, Kerry         (NYM) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Prinz, Bret		(NYY) ---> (ANA)     (NEW)
McMillan, Billy         (OAK) ---> (BOS)
Collier, Lou            (PHI) ---> (---)
Telemaco, Amaury        (PHI) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Wooten, Shawn           (PHI) ---> (BOS)
Alverez, Tony           (PIT) ---> (CWS)
House, J.R.             (PIT) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Jarvis, Kevin           (PIT) ---> (STL)
Stynes, Chris           (PIT) ---> (BAL)
Beck, Rod               (SD)  ---> (---)
Bukvich, Ryan           (SD)  ---> (TEX)
Bynum, Mike             (SD)  ---> (DET)
Cirillo, Jeff           (SD)  ---> (MIL)
Quintero, Humberto      (SD)  ---> (HOU)
Cabrera, Jolbert        (SEA) ---> (---)
Ugueto, Luis            (SEA) ---> (KC)
Myers, Mike             (STL) ---> (BOS)     (NEW)
Simontacchi, Jason      (STL) ---> (---)
Alomar, Roberto		(TB)  ---> (RETIRED) (NEW)
Bautista, Danny         (TB)  ---> (RETIRED) (NEW)
Cruz Jr., Jose          (TB)  ---> (ARI)
Diaz, Matt              (TB)  ---> (KC)
Gonzalez, Jeremi        (TB)  ---> (BOS)
Rolls, Damian           (TB)  ---> (NYY)
Simon, Randall          (TB)  ---> (---)
Sosa, Jorge             (TB)  ---> (ATL)     (NEW)
Erickson, Scott         (TEX) ---> (LA)
Nivar, Ramon            (TEX) ---> (BAL)     (NEW)
Kershner, Jason         (TOR) ---> (BOS)
Koch, Billy		(TOR) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Ligtenberg, Kerry       (TOR) ---> (---)     (NEW)
Bentz, Chad             (WAS) ---> (FLA)
Biddle, Rocky           (WAS) ---> (---)
Corcoran, Roy           (WAS) ---> (---)
Fikac, Jeremy           (WAS) ---> (SF)
Pascucci, Val		(WAS) ---> (---)

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II. Name Changes

*THIS IS THE LAST UPDATE I'M DOING FOR THE NAMES.
I'M WORKING ON A SEPERATE FAQ FOR NAME CHANGES
AND THEN THIS SECTION WILL BE DELETED.*

Anaheim:
Kurt Aaron -> Gary Johnson
Allen Abbott -> Barry Wesson
Nathan Abreu -> Zach Sorensen
Denny Austin -> Jake Woods
T. Baracas -> Steve Green
Juan Caffee -> Dave Matranga
Leon Chen -> Jake Thrower
Christian DeLeon -> Adam Pavkovich
Mark Nelson -> Erik Aybar
Chris Weber -> Lou Merloni
Borden Wong -> Chris Prieto
Tim Zimmerman -> Brendan Donnelly

Atlanta:
Allen Acevedo -> Trey Hodges
Jeff Ashburn -> Andy Marte
Shan-Min Chao -> Kyle Davies
Cliff Dickey -> Tom Martin

Boston:
Carlos Ahearn -> Kevin Millar

Cleveland:
Brandon Ament -> Franklin Gutierrez

Milwaukee:
Jef Holton -> Damian Miller

NY Mets:
Colby Long -> Prentice Redman
Matt Lugo -> Pat Strange
Beck Moussavi -> Lastings Milledge
Alan Palmer -> Yusmeiro Petit
Zachary Rude -> Wayne Lydon
Brian Rust -> Mike Jacobs
Austin Sharp -> Anderson Hernandez

Philadelphia:
Dusty Battle -> Michel Hernandez
Felix Berger -> Cory Lidle

San Francisco:
Joe Young -> Barry Bonds

Washington:
Walter Hecht -> Michael Hinckley
Andrew Patania -> George Arias
Mark Washington -> Tony Blanco
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III. Lineups & Rotations

Coming Soon

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IV. Credits

Thanks go to:

Phil Parent for the format of the FAQ. Please
don't hate me for using it.

sahedad over at the GameFAQS board for the name
changes.

Mlb.com for the team rosters

CBSSportsline.com for lineups and rotations

ESPN.com for signing/retirement/trade lists
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