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2008 Tampa Bay Rays

Lineups and Defense

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97-65, Finished 1st in AL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Joe Maddon (97-65)
GM: Andrew Friedman, Scouting Dir: R.J. Harrison
Scored 774 runs, Allowed 671 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-70

Ballparks: Tropicana Field & Ballpark at Disney's Wide World of Sports · Attendance: 1,811,986 (12th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 101, Pitching - 101 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 102


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2007 / 2009 Lineups and Defense
Lineups are the starting lineups for that game.
A # next to the game score indicates the opposing starter was a left-hander Holding your mouse (without clicking) over the game date will show you the name of the opposing starter in most browsers. Clicking on the date will take you to the box score. Clicking on the opposing team's name will take you to their batting order for this game.
Shading is not used to differentiate the players' performances. It is merely used to quickly illustrate long strings of games/years played by a single player. When a player in the column changes, so does the color of the shading.

Most Common Lineups

100 total lineups (134 when including pitchers)


2007 / 2009 Lineups and Defense