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2009 Tampa Bay Rays

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2008 / 2010

84-78, Finished 3rd in AL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Joe Maddon (84-78)
GM: Andrew Friedman, Farm Dir: Mitch Lukevics, Scouting Dir: R.J. Harrison
Scored 803 runs, Allowed 754 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-76

Ballparks: Tropicana Field · Attendance: 1,874,962 (11th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 98, Pitching - 97 · one-year: Batting - 100, Pitching - 100

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2008 / 2010 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
Winston Abreu 32 R R 6' 2" 170 Apr 5, 1977 3 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Willy Aybar 26 B R 5' 11" 205 Mar 9, 1983 4 105 72 105 70 0 0 31 28 18 0 0 0 0 0 21 26 0 -0.2 $975,000
Grant Balfour 31 R R 6' 2" 200 Dec 30, 1977 6 73 0 7 73 73 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $1,400,000
Jason Bartlett 29 R R 6' 0" 190 Oct 30, 1979 6 137 136 137 134 0 0 0 0 0 134 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 6.2 $1,981,250 All-Star
Jeff Bennett 29 R R 6' 3" 200 Jun 10, 1980 4 11 0 1 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Chad Bradford 34 R R 6' 5" 205 Sep 14, 1974 12 21 0 0 20 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $3,666,666
Reid Brignac 23 L R 6' 3" 215 Jan 16, 1986 2 31 24 31 31 0 0 0 3 0 28 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0.2 $400,400
Pat Burrell 32 R R 6' 4" 235 Oct 10, 1976 10 122 113 122 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 112 9 0 -0.8 $7,000,000
Randy Choate 33 L L 6' 1" 210 Sep 5, 1975 9 61 0 4 61 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $400,000
Lance Cormier 28 R R 6' 1" 200 Aug 19, 1980 6 53 0 4 53 53 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 $675,000
Carl Crawford 27 L L 6' 2" 225 Aug 5, 1981 8 156 150 156 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 154 0 0 154 1 5 1 5.0 $8,250,000 All-Star
Wade Davis 23 R R 6' 5" 220 Sep 7, 1985 1st 6 6 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 $400,000
Joe Dillon 33 R R 6' 2" 210 Aug 2, 1975 4 15 7 15 5 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 8 6 2 0.2
Matt Garza 25 R R 6' 4" 215 Nov 26, 1983 4 32 32 1 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.5 $433,300
Gabe Gross 29 L R 6' 3" 200 Oct 21, 1979 6 115 71 115 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 100 8 32 2 0.8 $1,255,000
Michel Hernandez 30 R R 6' 0" 215 Aug 12, 1978 3 35 29 35 35 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
J.P. Howell 26 L L 6' 0" 185 Apr 25, 1983 5 69 0 6 69 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.8 $433,700
Jason Isringhausen 36 R R 6' 3" 235 Sep 7, 1972 14 9 0 1 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $750,000
Akinori Iwamura 30 L R 5' 9" 200 Feb 9, 1979 3 69 63 69 67 0 0 0 67 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.3 $3,250,000
Matthew Joyce 24 L R 6' 2" 200 Aug 3, 1984 2 11 9 11 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 9 1 2 0 -0.2 $410,400
Gabe Kapler 33 R R 6' 2" 190 Jul 31, 1975 11 99 66 99 88 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 12 66 92 4 17 8 0.5 $1,000,018
Scott Kazmir 25 L L 6' 0" 185 Jan 24, 1984 6 20 20 0 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8 $6,000,000
Evan Longoria 23 R R 6' 2" 210 Oct 7, 1985 2 157 153 157 151 0 0 0 0 151 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 7.0 $550,000 All-Star
Dioner Navarro 25 B R 5' 9" 205 Feb 9, 1984 6 115 105 115 113 0 113 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 -0.4 $2,100,000
Joe Nelson 34 R R 6' 2" 185 Oct 25, 1974 5 42 0 4 42 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 $1,300,000
Jeff Niemann 26 R R 6' 9" 285 Feb 28, 1983 2 31 30 3 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.3 $1,290,000
Carlos Pena 31 L L 6' 2" 225 May 17, 1978 9 135 130 135 133 0 0 133 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.1 $8,000,000 All-Star
Troy Percival 39 R R 6' 3" 200 Aug 9, 1969 14 14 0 1 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $4,445,000
Fernando Perez 26 B R 6' 1" 195 Apr 23, 1983 2 18 11 18 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 1 14 3 0 4 -0.3 $402,800
David Price 23 L L 6' 6" 210 Aug 26, 1985 2 23 23 1 23 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $750,000
Chris Richard 35 L L 6' 2" 185 Jun 7, 1974 5 13 5 13 13 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Shawn Riggans 28 R R 6' 2" 200 Jul 25, 1980 4 7 3 7 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $413,900
James Shields 27 R R 6' 3" 215 Dec 20, 1981 4 33 33 2 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.8 $1,500,000
Brian Shouse 40 L L 5' 11" 180 Sep 26, 1968 10 45 0 1 45 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $1,350,000
Andy Sonnanstine 26 L R 6' 3" 190 Mar 18, 1983 3 25 18 6 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 -1.8 $430,100
Russ Springer 40 R R 6' 4" 195 Nov 7, 1968 17 26 0 1 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Dale Thayer 28 R R 6' 0" 210 Dec 17, 1980 1st 11 0 1 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0 $400,000
B.J. Upton 24 R R 6' 3" 185 Aug 21, 1984 5 144 141 144 144 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 144 0 144 0 2 0 1.1 $435,000
Dan Wheeler 31 R R 6' 3" 220 Dec 10, 1977 10 69 0 6 69 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 $3,200,000
Gregg Zaun 38 B R 5' 10" 170 Apr 14, 1971 15 34 25 34 29 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0.3
Ben Zobrist 28 B R 6' 3" 210 May 26, 1981 4 152 135 152 149 0 0 3 91 1 13 9 7 59 75 1 14 1 8.6 $415,900 All-Star
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.

2008 / 2010 Roster (40-man)