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2008 Tampa Bay Rays

2008 > Class Major League > 2008 American League (East)
Overall: 97-65
Scored 774 runs, Allowed 671 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-70

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Joe Maddon
Represented: Tampa, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2007 / 2009

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Willy Aybar# 25 95 362 324 33 82 17 2 10 33 2 2 32 44 .253 .327 .410 .737 133 7 4 1 1 3
2 Rocco Baldelli 26 28 90 80 12 21 5 0 4 13 0 0 7 25 .263 .344 .475 .819 38 1 3 0 0 0
3 Grant Balfour 30 51 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Jason Bartlett 28 128 494 454 48 130 25 3 1 37 20 6 22 69 .286 .329 .361 .690 164 9 9 5 4 1
5 Reid Brignac* 22 4 11 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Andy Cannizaro 29 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Carl Crawford* 26 109 480 443 69 121 12 10 8 57 25 7 30 60 .273 .319 .400 .718 177 10 2 0 5 1
8 Mike Difelice 39 7 22 20 1 6 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 .300 .364 .350 .714 7 0 1 0 0 0
9 Cliff Floyd* 35 80 284 246 32 66 13 0 11 39 1 0 28 58 .268 .349 .455 .804 112 4 5 0 5 2
10 Matt Garza 24 30 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 1 0 0
11 Jonny Gomes 27 77 177 154 23 28 5 1 8 21 8 1 15 46 .182 .282 .383 .666 59 1 7 0 1 1
12 Gabe Gross* 28 127 345 302 40 73 13 3 13 38 2 2 40 75 .242 .333 .434 .767 131 6 2 0 1 0
13 Nathan Haynes* 28 20 47 44 3 10 0 0 0 3 4 1 3 12 .227 .277 .227 .504 10 1 0 0 0 0
14 Michel Hernandez 29 5 15 15 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 3 0 0 0 0 0
15 Eric Hinske* 30 133 432 381 59 94 21 1 20 60 10 3 47 88 .247 .333 .465 .798 177 13 3 0 1 4
16 J.P. Howell* 25 64 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Akinori Iwamura* 29 152 707 627 91 172 30 9 6 48 8 6 70 131 .274 .349 .380 .729 238 2 4 3 3 3
18 Edwin Jackson 24 32 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 John Jaso* 24 5 10 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 1 0 0 0 0
20 Elliot Johnson# 24 7 19 19 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 .158 .158 .158 .316 3 0 0 0 0 0
21 Scott Kazmir* 24 27 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Evan Longoria 22 122 508 448 67 122 31 2 27 85 7 0 46 122 .272 .343 .531 .874 238 8 6 0 8 4
23 Dioner Navarro# 24 120 470 427 43 126 27 0 7 54 0 4 34 49 .295 .349 .407 .757 174 16 3 3 3 1
24 Carlos Pena* 30 139 607 490 76 121 24 2 31 102 1 1 96 166 .247 .377 .494 .871 242 6 12 0 9 7
25 Fernando Perez# 25 23 72 60 18 15 2 0 3 8 5 0 8 16 .250 .348 .433 .781 26 3 1 3 0 1
26 Shawn Riggans 27 44 152 135 21 30 7 0 6 24 0 0 12 30 .222 .287 .407 .694 55 4 1 2 2 0
27 Justin Ruggiano 26 45 81 76 9 15 4 0 2 7 2 0 4 27 .197 .247 .329 .576 25 2 1 0 0 0
28 James Shields 26 34 5 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 0 0 0 0
29 Andy Sonnanstine* 25 32 9 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .400 .571 .400 .971 2 0 0 2 0 0
30 B.J. Upton 23 145 640 531 85 145 37 2 9 67 44 16 97 134 .273 .383 .401 .784 213 13 2 3 7 4
31 Ben Zobrist# 27 62 227 198 32 50 10 2 12 30 3 0 25 37 .253 .339 .505 .844 100 4 2 0 2 1
31 Players 26.9 162 6310 5541 774 1443 284 37 180 735 142 50 626 1224 .260 .340 .422 .762 2341 111 68 23 52 33
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Grant Balfour 30 6 2 .750 1.54 51 0 12 0 0 4 58.1 28 10 10 3 24 1 82 0 0 2 224 0.891 4.3 0.5 3.7 12.7 3.42
2 Kurt Birkins* 27 0 0 0.90 6 0 2 0 0 0 10.0 5 1 1 0 5 0 7 0 0 0 37 1.000 4.5 0.0 4.5 6.3 1.40
3 Scott Dohmann 30 2 0 1.000 6.14 12 0 6 0 0 0 14.2 18 10 10 2 7 1 12 0 0 0 66 1.705 11.0 1.2 4.3 7.4 1.71
4 Matt Garza 24 11 9 .550 3.70 30 30 0 3 2 0 184.2 170 83 76 19 59 2 128 6 2 3 772 1.240 8.3 0.9 2.9 6.2 2.17
5 Jason Hammel 25 4 4 .500 4.60 40 5 21 0 0 2 78.1 83 45 40 11 35 4 44 2 0 7 346 1.506 9.5 1.3 4.0 5.1 1.26
6 J.P. Howell* 25 6 1 .857 2.22 64 0 9 0 0 3 89.1 62 29 22 6 39 1 92 4 0 5 370 1.131 6.2 0.6 3.9 9.3 2.36
7 Edwin Jackson 24 14 11 .560 4.42 32 31 0 0 0 0 183.1 199 91 90 23 77 1 108 2 1 7 792 1.505 9.8 1.1 3.8 5.3 1.40
8 Scott Kazmir* 24 12 8 .600 3.49 27 27 0 0 0 0 152.1 123 61 59 23 70 2 166 4 0 5 641 1.267 7.3 1.4 4.1 9.8 2.37
9 Trever Miller* 35 2 0 1.000 4.15 68 0 16 0 0 2 43.1 39 21 20 2 20 1 44 4 0 1 187 1.362 8.1 0.4 4.2 9.1 2.20
10 Jeff Niemann 25 2 2 .500 5.06 5 2 2 0 0 0 16.0 18 12 9 3 8 0 14 1 0 0 76 1.625 10.1 1.7 4.5 7.9 1.75
11 Troy Percival 38 2 1 .667 4.53 50 0 38 0 0 28 45.2 29 26 23 9 27 0 38 1 0 2 194 1.226 5.7 1.8 5.3 7.5 1.41
12 David Price* 22 0 0 1.93 5 1 0 0 0 0 14.0 9 4 3 1 4 0 12 1 0 0 57 0.929 5.8 0.6 2.6 7.7 3.00
13 Alberto Reyes 37 2 2 .500 4.37 26 0 6 0 0 0 22.2 21 12 11 2 10 2 19 1 0 1 96 1.368 8.3 0.8 4.0 7.5 1.90
14 Jae Kuk Ryu 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 0.750 0.0 0.0 6.8 6.8 1.00
15 Juan Salas 29 0 0 7.11 5 0 2 0 0 0 6.1 5 5 5 0 4 0 8 0 0 1 27 1.421 7.1 0.0 5.7 11.4 2.00
16 James Shields 26 14 8 .636 3.56 33 33 0 3 2 0 215.0 208 94 85 24 40 0 160 12 0 6 877 1.153 8.7 1.0 1.7 6.7 4.00
17 Andy Sonnanstine 25 13 9 .591 4.38 32 32 0 1 1 0 193.1 212 105 94 21 37 2 124 5 0 6 819 1.288 9.9 1.0 1.7 5.8 3.35
18 Mitch Talbot 24 0 0 11.17 3 1 0 0 0 0 9.2 16 12 12 3 11 0 5 1 0 1 54 2.793 14.9 2.8 10.2 4.7 0.45
19 Dan Wheeler 30 5 6 .455 3.12 70 0 26 0 0 13 66.1 44 25 23 10 22 4 53 0 0 1 264 0.995 6.0 1.4 3.0 7.2 2.41
19 Players 28.5 97 65 .599 3.82 162 162 155 7 12 52 1457.2 1349 671 618 166 526 29 1143 46 3 52 6145 1.286 8.3 1.0 3.2 7.1 2.17
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Dioner Navarro 117 837 55 5 10 .994 7.62 6 45 28 38%
Shawn Riggans 41 268 5 5 0 .982 6.66 4 24 1 4%
Mike Difelice 7 42 3 0 1 1.000 6.43 0 4 2 33%
Michel Hernandez 4 20 1 1 0 .955 5.25 0 3 0 0%
John Jaso 3 11 1 0 0 1.000 4.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Pena 132 991 106 2 117 .998 8.31
Willy Aybar 19 144 11 0 10 1.000 8.16
Eric Hinske 11 78 8 1 11 .989 7.82

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Akinori Iwamura 152 284 397 7 109 .990 4.48
Willy Aybar 10 17 19 0 4 1.000 3.60
Ben Zobrist 8 11 11 0 3 1.000 2.75
Elliot Johnson 1 3 5 0 1 1.000 8.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Evan Longoria 119 86 230 12 26 .963 2.66
Willy Aybar 41 29 84 5 12 .958 2.76
Eric Hinske 8 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.88
Ben Zobrist 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jason Bartlett 125 204 309 16 69 .970 4.10
Ben Zobrist 35 51 78 7 22 .949 3.69
Reid Brignac 4 4 7 2 3 .846 2.75
Willy Aybar 2 2 6 0 1 1.000 4.00
Elliot Johnson 2 4 6 1 3 .909 5.00
Andy Cannizaro 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Evan Longoria 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carl Crawford 108 0.00
Eric Hinske 40 0.00
Justin Ruggiano 26 0.00
Ben Zobrist 14 0.00
Jonny Gomes 9 0.00
Fernando Perez 8 0.00
Nathan Haynes 2 0.00
Rocco Baldelli 1 0.00
Shawn Riggans 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
B.J. Upton 143 0.00
Fernando Perez 15 0.00
Gabe Gross 5 0.00
Justin Ruggiano 5 0.00
Ben Zobrist 5 0.00
Nathan Haynes 2 0.00
Carl Crawford 1 0.00
Elliot Johnson 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gabe Gross 120 0.00
Eric Hinske 49 0.00
Jonny Gomes 21 0.00
Nathan Haynes 15 0.00
Justin Ruggiano 15 0.00
Rocco Baldelli 6 0.00
Fernando Perez 2 0.00
Ben Zobrist 2 0.00
Elliot Johnson 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
B.J. Upton 143 378 16 7 5 .983 2.76
Gabe Gross 123 189 7 1 0 .995 1.59
Carl Crawford 108 233 2 4 0 .983 2.18
Eric Hinske 89 133 4 2 0 .986 1.54
Justin Ruggiano 42 49 2 1 1 .981 1.21
Jonny Gomes 30 38 0 1 0 .974 1.27
Fernando Perez 23 53 1 0 1 1.000 2.35
Ben Zobrist 19 29 1 0 0 1.000 1.58
Nathan Haynes 18 25 0 1 0 .962 1.39
Rocco Baldelli 7 6 0 1 0 .857 0.86
Elliot Johnson 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Shawn Riggans 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Wheeler 70 4 2 1 1 .857 0.09
Trever Miller 68 2 4 0 2 1.000 0.09
J.P. Howell 64 7 9 1 0 .941 0.25
Grant Balfour 51 0 5 0 0 1.000 0.10
Troy Percival 50 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.04
Jason Hammel 40 7 5 0 0 1.000 0.30
James Shields 33 19 19 1 3 .974 1.15
Edwin Jackson 32 19 11 1 5 .968 0.94
Andy Sonnanstine 32 19 19 0 1 1.000 1.19
Matt Garza 30 14 11 2 0 .926 0.83
Scott Kazmir 27 5 9 2 0 .875 0.52
Alberto Reyes 26 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.08
Scott Dohmann 12 2 0 0 1 1.000 0.17
Kurt Birkins 6 0 2 0 1 1.000 0.33
Jeff Niemann 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
David Price 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Juan Salas 5 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.20
Mitch Talbot 3 1 1 0 1 1.000 0.67
Jae Kuk Ryu 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Willy Aybar 25 S R 5' 11.0" 205 Mar 9, 1983 Bani, Peravia, DO 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Rocco Baldelli 26 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 25, 1981 Woonsocket, RI, US 2008-08-10 2008-09-28
Grant Balfour 30 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 30, 1977 Sydney, New South Wales, AU 2008-05-31 2008-09-26
Jason Bartlett 28 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 30, 1979 Mountain View, CA, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-26
Kurt Birkins 27 L L 6' 2.0" 188 Aug 11, 1980 West Hills, CA, US 2008-04-16 2008-05-04
Chad Bradford 33 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Sep 14, 1974 Jackson, MS, US 2008-08-09 2008-09-25
Reid Brignac 22 L R 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 16, 1986 St. Amant, LA, US 2008-07-04 2008-07-12
Andy Cannizaro 29 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 19, 1978 New Orleans, LA, US 2008-05-03 2008-05-03
Carl Crawford 26 L L 6' 2.0" 225 Aug 5, 1981 Houston, TX, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Mike Difelice 39 R R 6' 2.0" 205 May 28, 1969 Philadelphia, PA, US 2008-04-07 2008-04-18
Scott Dohmann 30 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 13, 1978 New Orleans, LA, US 2008-04-02 2008-05-07
Cliff Floyd 35 L R 6' 5.0" 220 Dec 5, 1972 Chicago, IL, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-26
Matt Garza 24 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 26, 1983 Selma, CA, US 2008-04-02 2008-09-27
Gary Glover 31 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Dec 3, 1976 Cleveland, OH, US 2008-04-02 2008-07-10
Jonny Gomes 27 R R 6' 1.0" 230 Nov 22, 1980 Petaluma, CA, US 2008-04-02 2008-09-28
Gabe Gross 28 L R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 21, 1979 Baltimore, MD, US 2008-04-24 2008-09-28
Jason Hammel 25 R R 6' 6.0" 225 Sep 2, 1982 Greenville, SC, US 2008-04-07 2008-09-28
Nathan Haynes 28 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Sep 7, 1979 Oakland, CA, US 2008-03-31 2008-05-09
Michel Hernandez 29 R R 6' 0.0" 215 Aug 12, 1978 La Habana, La Habana, CU 2008-09-13 2008-09-27
Eric Hinske 30 L R 6' 2.0" 235 Aug 5, 1977 Menasha, WI, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
J.P. Howell 25 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 25, 1983 Modesto, CA, US 2008-04-06 2008-09-23
Akinori Iwamura 29 L R 5' 9.0" 200 Feb 9, 1979 Uwajima, Ehime, JP 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Edwin Jackson 24 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Sep 9, 1983 Neu-Ulm, DE 2008-04-05 2008-09-28
John Jaso 24 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 19, 1983 Chula Vista, CA, US 2008-09-06 2008-09-28
Dan Johnson 28 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 10, 1979 Coon Rapids, MN, US 2008-09-09 2008-09-28
Elliot Johnson 24 S R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 9, 1984 Safford, AZ, US 2008-04-05 2008-04-20
Scott Kazmir 24 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 24, 1984 Houston, TX, US 2008-05-04 2008-09-25
Evan Longoria 22 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Oct 7, 1985 Downey, CA, US 2008-04-12 2008-09-28
Trever Miller 35 R L 6' 3.0" 200 May 29, 1973 Louisville, KY, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Dioner Navarro 24 S R 5' 9.0" 205 Feb 9, 1984 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE 2008-03-31 2008-09-26
Jeff Niemann 25 R R 6' 9.0" 285 Feb 28, 1983 Houston, TX, US 2008-04-13 2008-09-27
Carlos Pena 30 L L 6' 2.0" 225 May 17, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 2008-03-31 2008-09-26
Troy Percival 38 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 9, 1969 Fontana, CA, US 2008-04-05 2008-09-28
Fernando Perez 25 S R 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 23, 1983 Elizabeth, NJ, US 2008-09-05 2008-09-28
David Price 22 L L 6' 6.0" 210 Aug 26, 1985 Murfreesboro, TN, US 2008-09-14 2008-09-28
Alberto Reyes 37 R R 6' 1.0" 230 Apr 10, 1971 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO 2008-03-31 2008-08-05
Shawn Riggans 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 25, 1980 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-07
Justin Ruggiano 26 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Apr 12, 1982 Austin, TX, US 2008-04-09 2008-09-28
Jae Kuk Ryu 25 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 30, 1983 Choon Chung Do, KR 2008-04-09 2008-04-09
Juan Salas 29 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 7, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 2008-08-17 2008-09-15
James Shields 26 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Dec 20, 1981 Newhall, CA, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Andy Sonnanstine 25 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 18, 1983 Barberton, OH, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-26
Mitch Talbot 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 17, 1983 Cedar City, UT, US 2008-09-15 2008-09-28
B.J. Upton 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Aug 21, 1984 Norfolk, VA, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Dan Wheeler 30 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Dec 10, 1977 Providence, RI, US 2008-03-31 2008-09-28
Ben Zobrist 27 S R 6' 3.0" 210 May 26, 1981 Eureka, IL, US 2008-05-15 2008-09-28

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