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2008 Milwaukee Brewers

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2007 / 2009

90-72, Finished 2nd in NL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Ned Yost (83-67) and Dale Sveum (7-5)
GM: Douglas Melvin, Scouting Dir: Jack Zduriencik
Scored 750 runs, Allowed 689 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-75

Ballparks: Miller Park · Attendance: 3,068,458 (6th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 98, Pitching - 98 · one-year: Batting - 98, Pitching - 97

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2007 / 2009 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Russell Branyan 32 L R 6' 4" 235 Dec 19, 1975 11 50 35 50 37 0 0 5 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 1.4
Ryan Braun 24 R R 6' 2" 200 Nov 17, 1983 2 151 149 151 149 0 0 0 0 0 0 149 0 0 149 1 2 0 4.5 $455,000 All-Star
Dave Bush 28 R R 6' 2" 205 Nov 9, 1979 5 32 29 31 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.4 $2,550,000
Mike Cameron 35 R R 6' 2" 210 Jan 8, 1973 14 120 119 120 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 119 0 119 0 1 0 3.0 $6,250,000
Todd Coffey 27 R R 6' 4" 240 Sep 9, 1980 4 9 0 9 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Craig Counsell 37 L R 6' 0" 180 Aug 21, 1970 13 110 60 110 75 0 0 0 19 38 24 0 0 0 0 0 38 0 1.5 $2,800,000
Mark DiFelice 31 R R 6' 2" 190 Aug 23, 1976 1st 15 0 14 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Tim Dillard 24 R R 6' 4" 220 Jul 19, 1983 1st 13 0 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Joe Dillon 32 R R 6' 2" 210 Aug 2, 1975 3 56 10 56 13 0 0 4 6 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 45 0 -0.4 $393,000
Ray Durham 36 B R 5' 8" 170 Nov 30, 1971 14 41 24 41 25 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 0.7
Alcides Escobar 21 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 16, 1986 1st 9 0 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 0.0
Prince Fielder 24 L R 5' 11" 275 May 9, 1984 4 159 159 159 155 0 0 155 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1.5 $670,000
Eric Gagne 32 R R 6' 2" 195 Jan 7, 1976 10 50 0 50 50 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $10,000,000
Yovani Gallardo 22 R R 6' 2" 210 Feb 27, 1986 2 4 4 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 $404,000
Mat Gamel 22 L R 6' 1" 220 Jul 26, 1985 1st 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.1
Gabe Gross 28 L R 6' 3" 200 Oct 21, 1979 5 16 13 16 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 13 1 16 0 3 0 0.3 $414,000
Tony Gwynn 25 L R 6' 0" 190 Oct 4, 1982 3 29 6 29 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 2 10 1 16 3 0.1 $397,500
Bill Hall 28 R R 6' 0" 210 Dec 28, 1979 7 128 101 128 118 0 0 0 6 113 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 0.1 $4,925,000
J.J. Hardy 25 R R 6' 1" 190 Aug 19, 1982 4 146 143 146 145 0 0 0 0 0 145 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.7 $2,650,000
Corey Hart 26 R R 6' 6" 230 Mar 24, 1982 5 157 156 157 156 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 156 156 0 1 0 1.3 $444,000 All-Star
Hernan Iribarren 24 L R 6' 1" 195 Jun 29, 1984 1st 12 1 12 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 10 0 -0.0
Zach Jackson 25 L L 6' 5" 220 May 13, 1983 2 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Gabe Kapler 32 R R 6' 2" 190 Jul 31, 1975 10 96 43 96 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 36 14 67 0 33 0 2.0 $800,000
Jason Kendall 34 R R 6' 0" 181 Jun 26, 1974 13 151 149 151 149 0 149 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.8 $4,250,000
Mike Lamb 32 L R 6' 1" 205 Aug 9, 1975 9 11 0 11 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 -0.0
Seth McClung 27 L R 6' 6" 280 Feb 7, 1981 5 37 12 35 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5 $750,000
Guillermo Mota 34 R R 6' 6" 240 Jul 25, 1973 10 58 0 57 58 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $3,200,000
Brad Nelson 25 L R 6' 2" 255 Dec 23, 1982 1st 9 0 9 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0.1
Laynce Nix 27 L L 6' 1" 220 Oct 30, 1980 6 10 1 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 8 0 -0.2
Manny Parra 25 L L 6' 3" 215 Oct 30, 1982 2 32 29 31 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $392,000
David Riske 31 R R 6' 2" 175 Oct 23, 1976 9 45 0 44 45 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3 $4,000,000
Mike Rivera 31 R R 6' 1" 220 Sep 8, 1976 6 21 15 21 19 0 17 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.4 $395,000
Vinny Rottino 28 R R 6' 1" 215 Apr 7, 1980 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0
CC Sabathia 27 L L 6' 7" 285 Jul 21, 1980 8 17 17 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.2
Angel Salome 22 R R 5' 7" 200 Jun 8, 1986 1st 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -0.1
Ben Sheets 29 R R 6' 1" 195 Jul 18, 1978 8 31 31 30 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.9 $12,125,000 All-Star
Brian Shouse 39 L L 5' 11" 180 Sep 26, 1968 9 69 0 65 69 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $2,000,000
Mitch Stetter 27 L L 6' 5" 215 Jan 16, 1981 2 30 0 29 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Jeff Suppan 33 R R 6' 2" 225 Jan 2, 1975 14 33 31 32 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -0.5 $8,250,000
Julian Tavarez 35 L R 6' 2" 165 May 22, 1973 16 7 0 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Salomon Torres 36 R R 5' 11" 150 Mar 11, 1972 12 71 0 69 71 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $3,333,333
Derrick Turnbow 30 R R 6' 3" 195 Jan 25, 1978 7 8 0 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6 $3,370,666
Carlos Villanueva 24 R R 6' 2" 215 Nov 28, 1983 3 47 9 45 47 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $413,000
Rickie Weeks 25 R R 5' 10" 220 Sep 13, 1982 5 129 118 129 120 0 0 0 120 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 2.1 $1,056,000
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

2007 / 2009 Roster (40-man)