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2008 Oakland Athletics

2008 > Class Major League > 2008 American League (West)
Overall: 75-86
Scored 646 runs, Allowed 690 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-85

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bob Geren
Represented: Oakland, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2007 / 2009

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Jeff Baisley2514474311110050047.256.319.279.5981220000
2Wes Bankston24176359412301400215.203.238.305.5431801010
3Daric Barton*2214052344659101175947216599.226.327.348.67415563635
4Joe Blanton2720110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
5Rob Bowen#27379891616511900438.176.219.286.5042621200
6Emil Brown3311743840248981421359422765.244.297.386.682155165042
7Travis Buck*2438172155163591725101138.226.291.432.7236724020
8Eric Chavez*3023958910227021400618.247.295.393.6883520000
9Brooks Conrad#28619190310020009.158.158.211.368410000
10Bobby Crosby2814560555666132391761734796.237.296.349.645194180020
11Aaron Cunningham222287807207111420624.250.310.400.7103211001
12Jack Cust*2914859848177111190337700111197.231.375.476.85122972043
13Rajai Davis27101207196285154319256734.260.288.372.6607311210
14Chris Denorfia272971621018301920616.290.362.387.7492431200
15Justin Duchscherer3022660000000006.000.000.000.000000000
16Mark Ellis311175074425510320312411425365.233.321.373.694165115522
17Dana Eveland*2429640100000012.250.400.250.650110100
18Jeff Fiorentino*2521101000100001.0001.0001.0002.000100000
19Carlos Gonzalez*22853163023173221426411381.242.273.361.63410970101
20Jack Hannahan*2814350143648952709472055131.218.305.342.64714952354
21Rich Harden*2613540100000001.250.250.250.500100100
22Donnie Murphy2546117103101930313211138.184.274.301.5743112010
23Matt Murton26931301310020017.100.129.133.262410000
24Eric Patterson*25301049211163008801224.174.269.207.4761900000
25Cliff Pennington#24361179914245009411318.242.339.293.6322912210
26Gregorio Petit231425234820000029.348.400.435.8351000000
27Greg Smith*2432320100000001.500.500.5001.000100100
28Kurt Suzuki2414858853054148251742234469.279.346.370.7161962011212
29Mike Sweeney34421361261336802120076.286.331.397.7285032010
30Ryan Sweeney*2311543338453110182545913867.286.350.383.73314793263
30 Players26.71616138545164613182702312561088215741226.242.318.369.686200912648303523
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Joe Blanton27512.2944.9620200000127.0145747012353621015501.41710.30.92.54.41.77
2Jerry Blevins*2413.2503.11360800037.23214132132353001561.1957.60.53.18.42.69
3Dallas Braden*2454.5564.141910700071.27736338252412103011.4239.71.03.15.11.64
4Andrew Brown27101.0003.093101300035.02313123211281001471.2575.90.85.47.21.33
5Kiko Calero33003.865030004.23320307000201.2865.80.05.813.52.33
6Santiago Casilla2721.6673.93510900250.16022225202433062291.58910.70.93.67.72.15
7Joey Devine2461.8570.594201000145.223730152490001700.8324.50.03.09.73.27
8Lenny DiNardo*2812.3337.43112800023.03120193132122011141.91312.11.25.14.70.92
9Justin Duchscherer30108.5562.5422220110141.2107454011342958015570.9956.80.72.26.02.79
10Alan Embree*3825.2864.967001100061.25936348305572022701.4438.61.24.48.31.90
11Dana Eveland*2499.5004.3429290100168.017282811077211812167371.4829.20.54.16.31.53
12Keith Foulke3503.0004.06310900131.02814147132231011331.3238.12.03.86.71.77
13Sean Gallagher2223.4005.881111000056.26042377361542002661.6949.51.15.78.61.50
14Chad Gaudin2553.6253.59266900062.26329256171443122631.2779.00.92.46.32.59
15Gio Gonzalez*2214.2007.68107300034.03234299251343011631.6768.52.46.69.01.36
16Jeff Gray26007.715020004.28441104100241.92915.41.91.97.74.00
17Rich Harden2651.8332.341313000077.05721205311921013111.1436.70.63.610.82.97
18Fernando Hernandez23101.00018.003010003.04660502100193.00012.00.015.06.00.40
19Dan Meyer*2604.0007.48114500027.23528236140201001321.77111.42.04.66.51.43
20Josh Outman*2312.3334.5664000025.2341413181192011161.63611.90.42.86.72.38
21Kirk Saarloos29101.0005.4781100026.1371716241120001181.55712.60.71.44.13.00
22Greg Smith*24716.3044.1632320200190.11699288218751113158001.3458.01.04.15.21.28
23Huston Street2475.5833.7363037001870.05829296276691022871.2147.50.83.58.92.56
24Brad Ziegler28301.0001.0647021001159.247872223301002291.1567.10.33.34.51.36
24 Players27.07586.4664.0116116115747331435.013646906401355764510615443061121.3528.60.83.66.71.84
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Kurt Suzuki1419275364.9946.955553237%
Rob Bowen31147921.9875.03315938%

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Daric Barton13410217313128.9888.16
Wes Bankston131046110.9918.46
Mike Sweeney138911091.0007.69
Jack Hannahan1082527.9788.70
Jeff Baisley437113.9749.50
Rob Bowen120021.0002.00
Emil Brown110001.0001.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mark Ellis115228336488.9934.90
Eric Patterson204849415.9604.85
Cliff Pennington1633440171.0004.81
Donnie Murphy101220031.0003.20
Gregorio Petit4714011.0005.25
Brooks Conrad243011.0003.50
Rajai Davis100000.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jack Hannahan12670218924.9702.29
Donnie Murphy24122717.9751.63
Eric Chavez15123214.9782.93
Jeff Baisley10614011.0002.00
Cliff Pennington981112.9502.11
Brooks Conrad41411.8331.25
Daric Barton111011.0002.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bobby Crosby1452023831799.9724.03
Donnie Murphy13102726.9492.85
Cliff Pennington10101645.8672.60
Gregorio Petit871225.9052.38

LF

CF

RF

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ryan Sweeney110243610.9962.26
Emil Brown1002001043.9812.10
Rajai Davis84147412.9931.80
Jack Cust83133440.9721.65
Carlos Gonzalez81219521.9912.77
Travis Buck37843001.0002.35
Chris Denorfia24371001.0001.58
Aaron Cunningham2047130.9412.40
Eric Patterson815010.9381.88
Matt Murton7271011.0004.00
Jeff Fiorentino200000.00
Donnie Murphy100000.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Alan Embree7026001.0000.11
Huston Street6338011.0000.17
Santiago Casilla5173011.0000.20
Brad Ziegler47014021.0000.30
Joey Devine4221001.0000.07
Jerry Blevins360331.5000.08
Greg Smith32731011.0001.19
Andrew Brown3124001.0000.19
Keith Foulke3130001.0000.10
Dana Eveland29518021.0000.79
Chad Gaudin267740.7780.54
Justin Duchscherer22513011.0000.82
Joe Blanton20142114.9721.75
Dallas Braden1921410.9410.84
Rich Harden1333001.0000.46
Lenny DiNardo1133011.0000.55
Sean Gallagher1136011.0000.82
Dan Meyer110110.5000.09
Gio Gonzalez1015011.0000.60
Kirk Saarloos814001.0000.63
Josh Outman61210.7500.50
Kiko Calero500000.00
Jeff Gray511001.0000.40
Fernando Hernandez301001.0000.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Jeff Baisley25RR6' 3.0"225Dec 19, 1982Tampa, FL, US2008-09-092008-09-28
Wes Bankston24RR6' 4.0"215Nov 23, 1983Dallas, TX, US2008-07-022008-07-30
Daric Barton22LR6' 0.0"215Aug 16, 1985Springfield, VT, US2008-03-252008-09-28
Joe Blanton27RR6' 3.0"215Dec 11, 1980Bowling Green, KY, US2008-03-252008-07-09
Jerry Blevins24LL6' 6.0"190Sep 6, 1983Johnson City, TN, US2008-07-052008-09-28
Rob Bowen27SR6' 2.0"210Feb 24, 1981Bedford, TX, US2008-04-112008-09-24
Dallas Braden24LL6' 1.0"185Aug 13, 1983Phoenix, AZ, US2008-04-262008-09-11
Andrew Brown27RR6' 6.0"230Feb 17, 1981Chardon, OH, US2008-04-022008-07-25
Emil Brown33RR6' 2.0"195Dec 29, 1974Chicago, IL, US2008-03-252008-09-18
Travis Buck24LR6' 2.0"230Nov 18, 1983Richland, WA, US2008-03-252008-09-28
Kiko Calero33RR6' 1.0"180Jan 9, 1975Santurce, PR2008-05-302008-06-18
Santiago Casilla27RR6' 0.0"210Jul 25, 1980San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO2008-03-262008-09-24
Eric Chavez30LR6' 1.0"215Dec 7, 1977Los Angeles, CA, US2008-05-292008-07-01
Brooks Conrad28SR5' 10.0"190Jan 16, 1980San Diego, CA, US2008-07-212008-07-29
Bobby Crosby28RR6' 3.0"210Jan 12, 1980Lakewood, CA, US2008-03-252008-09-28
Aaron Cunningham22RR5' 11.0"215Apr 24, 1986Anchorage, AK, US2008-08-312008-09-27
Jack Cust29LR6' 1.0"250Jan 16, 1979Flemington, NJ, US2008-03-252008-09-28
Rajai Davis27RR5' 9.0"195Oct 19, 1980Norwich, CT, US2008-04-242008-09-19
Chris Denorfia27RR6' 0.0"195Jul 15, 1980Bristol, CT, US2008-03-262008-09-28
Joey Devine24RR6' 0.0"235Sep 19, 1983Junction City, KS, US2008-04-102008-09-28
Lenny DiNardo28LL6' 2.0"220Sep 19, 1979Miami, FL, US2008-03-252008-08-09
Justin Duchscherer30RR6' 3.0"165Nov 19, 1977Aberdeen, SD, US2008-04-042008-08-18
Mark Ellis31RR5' 10.0"190Jun 6, 1977Rapid City, SD, US2008-03-252008-08-30
Alan Embree38LL6' 2.0"185Jan 23, 1970The Dalles, OR, US2008-03-252008-09-23
Dana Eveland24LL6' 1.0"235Oct 29, 1983Olympia, WA, US2008-04-052008-09-24
Jeff Fiorentino25LR6' 1.0"185Apr 14, 1983Pembroke Pines, FL, US2008-03-252008-03-26
Keith Foulke35RR6' 0.0"195Oct 19, 1972Ellsworth Air Force Base, SD, US2008-03-252008-09-18
Sean Gallagher22RR6' 2.0"220Dec 30, 1985Boston, MA, US2008-07-112008-09-26
Chad Gaudin25RR5' 10.0"190Mar 24, 1983Metairie, LA, US2008-04-082008-07-05
Carlos Gonzalez22LL6' 1.0"220Oct 17, 1985Maracaibo, Zulia, VE2008-05-302008-09-28
Gio Gonzalez22RL6' 0.0"210Sep 19, 1985Hialeah, FL, US2008-08-062008-09-26
Jeff Gray26RR6' 2.0"210Nov 19, 1981Texas City, TX, US2008-09-082008-09-24
Jack Hannahan28LR6' 2.0"210Mar 4, 1980St. Paul, MN, US2008-03-252008-09-20
Rich Harden26LR6' 1.0"190Nov 30, 1981Victoria, BC, CA2008-03-262008-07-06
Fernando Hernandez23RR5' 11.0"216Jul 31, 1984Miami, FL, US2008-04-092008-04-13
Dan Johnson28LR6' 2.0"210Aug 10, 1979Coon Rapids, MN, US2008-04-022008-04-02
Dan Meyer26RL6' 2.0"225Jul 3, 1981Woodbury, NJ, US2008-08-032008-09-24
Donnie Murphy25RR5' 10.0"190Mar 10, 1983Lakewood, CA, US2008-04-052008-09-28
Matt Murton26RR6' 1.0"220Oct 3, 1981Fort Lauderdale, FL, US2008-07-112008-07-26
Josh Outman23LL6' 1.0"205Sep 14, 1984St. Louis, MO, US2008-09-022008-09-28
Eric Patterson25LR6' 0.0"170Apr 8, 1983Tallahassee, FL, US2008-07-272008-09-17
Cliff Pennington24SR5' 10.0"195Jun 15, 1984Corpus Christi, TX, US2008-08-122008-09-28
Gregorio Petit23RR5' 10.0"195Dec 10, 1984Ocumare del Tuy, Miranda, VE2008-05-182008-08-03
Kirk Saarloos29RR6' 0.0"185May 23, 1979Long Beach, CA, US2008-04-152008-09-20
Greg Smith24LL6' 1.0"190Dec 22, 1983Alexandria, LA, US2008-04-092008-09-27
Huston Street24RR6' 0.0"195Aug 2, 1983Austin, TX, US2008-03-252008-09-22
Kurt Suzuki24RR5' 11.0"205Oct 4, 1983Wailuku, HI, US2008-03-252008-09-28
Mike Sweeney34RR6' 1.0"195Jul 22, 1973Orange, CA, US2008-03-252008-09-05
Ryan Sweeney23LL6' 4.0"225Feb 20, 1985Cedar Rapids, IA, US2008-03-252008-09-28
Frank Thomas40RR6' 5.0"240May 27, 1968Columbus, GA, US2008-04-242008-08-29
Brad Ziegler28RR6' 4.0"220Oct 10, 1979Pratt, KS, US2008-05-312008-09-27

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