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2008 San Francisco Giants

Roster (40-man)

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72-90, Finished 4th in NL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bruce Bochy (72-90)
GM: Brian Sabean, Scouting Dir: John Barr
Scored 640 runs, Allowed 759 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-94

Ballparks: AT&T Park · Attendance: 2,863,837 (7th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 102 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 103

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2007 / 2009 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name 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
Eliezer Alfonzo 29 R R 5' 11" 220 Feb 7, 1979 3 5 2 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -0.4
Rich Aurilia 36 R R 6' 0" 170 Sep 2, 1971 14 140 101 140 128 0 0 82 1 63 0 0 0 0 0 2 23 0 -0.6 $4,500,000
Brian Bocock 23 R R 5' 11" 185 Mar 9, 1985 1st 32 26 32 29 0 0 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -0.8 $390,000
John Bowker 24 L L 6' 1" 205 Jul 8, 1983 1st 111 82 111 87 0 0 71 0 0 0 5 0 14 19 2 26 0 -1.2
Emmanuel Burriss 23 B R 6' 0" 180 Jan 17, 1985 1st 94 66 94 85 0 0 0 41 0 47 0 0 1 1 0 7 10 0.2
Matt Cain 23 R R 6' 3" 230 Oct 1, 1984 4 34 34 32 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.6 $950,000
Jose Castillo 27 R R 6' 1" 210 Mar 19, 1981 5 112 96 112 108 0 0 0 9 103 4 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 -0.5 $650,000
Vinnie Chulk 29 R R 6' 2" 200 Dec 19, 1978 6 27 0 26 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $837,500
Kevin Correia 27 R R 6' 3" 200 Aug 24, 1980 6 25 19 23 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1 $1,075,000
Rajai Davis 27 R R 5' 9" 195 Oct 19, 1980 3 12 3 12 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 1 8 0 4 1 -0.5 $392,500
Travis Denker 22 R R 5' 9" 205 Aug 5, 1985 1st 24 8 24 14 0 0 0 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0.1
Ray Durham 36 B R 5' 8" 170 Nov 30, 1971 14 87 62 87 70 0 0 0 70 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 21 0 0.8 $7,500,000
Geno Espineli 25 L L 6' 4" 195 Sep 8, 1982 1st 15 0 15 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Kevin Frandsen 26 R R 6' 0" 190 May 24, 1982 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0 $397,500
Conor Gillaspie 20 L R 6' 1" 195 Jul 18, 1987 1st 8 0 8 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 0.0
Brad Hennessey 28 R R 6' 2" 195 Feb 7, 1980 5 18 4 18 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -0.8 $1,600,000
Alex Hinshaw 25 L L 6' 2" 175 Oct 31, 1982 1st 48 0 44 48 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7
Steve Holm 28 R R 6' 0" 205 Oct 21, 1979 1st 49 19 49 42 0 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 3 -0.2 $390,000
Brian Horwitz 25 R R 6' 1" 185 Nov 7, 1982 1st 21 8 21 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 2 11 0 12 0 0.2
Travis Ishikawa 24 L L 6' 3" 220 Sep 24, 1983 2 33 25 33 29 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0.6
Fred Lewis 27 L R 6' 2" 205 Dec 9, 1980 3 133 108 133 123 0 0 0 0 0 0 112 14 2 128 0 20 0 1.6 $392,000
Tim Lincecum 24 L R 5' 11" 170 Jun 15, 1984 2 34 33 32 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.1 $405,000 All-Star
Osiris Matos 23 R R 6' 1" 200 Aug 6, 1984 1st 20 0 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Scott McClain 36 R R 6' 3" 209 May 19, 1972 4 14 7 14 8 0 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0.1
Pat Misch 26 R L 6' 2" 195 Aug 18, 1981 3 15 7 15 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Bengie Molina 33 R R 5' 11" 190 Jul 20, 1974 11 145 133 145 136 0 136 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 0 1.9 $6,250,000
Ivan Ochoa 25 R R 5' 9" 160 Dec 16, 1982 1st 47 31 47 43 0 0 0 8 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 -1.0
Daniel Ortmeier 27 B L 6' 4" 220 May 11, 1981 4 38 14 38 28 0 0 13 0 0 0 13 0 2 15 0 11 3 -0.6 $392,000
Matt Palmer 29 R R 6' 2" 235 Mar 21, 1979 1st 3 3 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Dave Roberts 36 L L 5' 10" 172 May 31, 1972 10 52 23 52 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 0 0 32 0 24 1 -0.2 $6,500,000
Ryan Rohlinger 24 R R 6' 0" 195 Oct 7, 1983 1st 21 6 21 14 0 0 0 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 -0.6
Sergio Romo 25 R R 5' 11" 185 Mar 4, 1983 1st 29 0 27 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6
Aaron Rowand 30 R R 6' 0" 210 Aug 29, 1977 8 152 149 152 149 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 149 0 149 1 3 0 0.6 $9,600,000
Billy Sadler 26 R R 6' 0" 190 Sep 21, 1981 2 33 0 30 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Jonathan Sanchez 25 L L 6' 0" 200 Nov 19, 1982 3 30 29 28 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.8 $395,000
Pablo Sandoval 21 B R 5' 11" 255 Aug 11, 1986 1st 41 34 41 35 0 11 17 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 1.0
Nate Schierholtz 24 L R 6' 2" 215 Feb 15, 1984 2 19 18 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 19 0 1 0 0.7
J.T. Snow 40 L L 6' 2" 200 Feb 26, 1968 16 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jack Taschner 30 L L 6' 3" 190 Apr 21, 1978 4 67 0 62 67 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $400,500
Erick Threets 26 L L 6' 5" 240 Nov 4, 1981 2 7 0 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $390,000
Clay Timpner 25 L L 6' 2" 195 May 13, 1983 1st 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 -0.1
Merkin Valdez 26 R R 6' 3" 235 Nov 5, 1981 2 17 1 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $390,000
Eugenio Velez 26 B R 6' 1" 170 May 16, 1982 2 98 58 98 81 0 0 0 69 0 0 8 2 7 17 0 26 3 -0.9 $390,000
Omar Vizquel 41 B R 5' 9" 180 Apr 24, 1967 20 92 76 92 84 0 0 0 0 0 84 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 -0.5 $5,000,000
Tyler Walker 32 R R 6' 3" 260 May 15, 1976 6 65 0 61 65 65 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $750,000
Brian Wilson 26 R R 6' 1" 205 Mar 16, 1982 3 63 0 61 63 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $392,500 All-Star
Randy Winn 34 B R 6' 2" 175 Jun 9, 1974 11 155 149 155 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 10 133 158 2 5 0 4.0 $8,875,000
Keiichi Yabu 39 R R 6' 0" 200 Sep 28, 1968 2 60 0 57 60 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $390,000
Barry Zito 30 L L 6' 2" 205 May 13, 1978 9 32 32 31 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $14,500,000
Name 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.

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