Season Information
Team Name
2008 Oakland Athletics
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
75-86 (.466)   GBL: -24.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 10 / 19
Runs For/Against
646 / 690   Diff: -44
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Spring Ballpark
Phoenix Municipal Stadium (Phoenix,Arizona)
Top Draft Pick
Jemile Weeks (1-12)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
27
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
13
Years Active
1901-2020
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2008 Oakland Athletics Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    52Jeff Baisley2513B-1B6-3192RR1982-12-19Land O'Lakes,FL
    2005- 12- 371-OAK
    MLB2008-20082002-20130.020US
    45Wes Bankston2411B-OF6-4200RR1983-11-23Dallas,TX
    2002-  4- 104-TBA
    MLB2008-20082002-20140.000US
    10Daric Barton2221B-C6-0220LR1985-08-16Springfield,VT
    2003-  1-  28-SLN
    MLB2007-20142003-20180.000US
    55Joe Blanton275P6-2220RR1980-12-11Nashville,TN
    2002-  1-  24-OAK
    MLB2004-20172000-20170.000US
    13Jerry Blevins242P6-6185LL1983-09-06Johnson City,TN
    2004- 17- 516-CHN
    MLB2007-20192003-20190.000US
    18Rob Bowen275C-1B6-2211RR1981-02-24Bedford,TX
    1999-  2-  56-MIN
    MLB2003-20081999-20080.000US
    51Dallas Braden242P6-1185LL1983-08-13Phoenix,AZ
    2004- 24- 727-OAK
    MLB2007-20112004-20110.000US
    59Andrew Brown273P-1B6-6230RR1981-02-17Chardon,OH
    1999-  6- 204-ATL
    MLB2006-20081999-20100.000US
    8Emil Brown339OF-RF6-2193RR1974-12-29Chicago,IL
    1994-  6- 149-OAK
    MLB1997-20091994-20090.000US
    6Travis Buck242RF-OF6-3210LL1983-11-18Richland,WA
    2005-  1-  36-OAK
    MLB2007-20122003-20140.000US
    50Kiko Calero336P6-1170RR1975-01-09Santurce,PR
    1996- 27- 799-KCA
    MLB2003-20091996-20100.000PR
    44Santiago Casilla255P6-0160RR1983-03-07Don Gregorio,DR
    2000-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB2004-20182001-20180.000DR
    3Eric Chavez30113B-DH6-0204LR1977-12-07Los Angeles,CA
    1996-  1-  10-OAK
    MLB1998-20141997-20140.000US
    49Brooks Conrad2812B-3B5-11185BR1980-01-16San Diego,CA
    2001-  8- 236-HOU
    MLB2008-20142000-20160.000US
    7Bobby Crosby286SS-1B6-3195RR1980-01-12Lakewood,CA
    2001-  1-  25-OAK
    MLB2003-20101999-20105.029US
    57Aaron Cunningham221LF-OF5-11195RR1986-04-24Anchorage,AK
    2005-  6- 185-CHA
    MLB2008-20122005-20140.000US
    32Jack Cust297OF-DH6-2195LR1979-01-16Flemington,NJ
    1997-  1-  30-ARI
    MLB2001-20111997-20120.000US
    38Rajai Davis273CF-OF5-11170RR1980-10-19Norwich,CT
    2001- 38-1134-PIT
    MLB2006-20192001-20190.000US
    19Chris Denorfia273OF-RF6-1180RR1980-07-15Bristol,CT
    2002- 19- 555-CIN
    MLB2005-20152002-20170.000US
    33Joey Devine244P6-0210RR1983-09-19Junction City,KS
    2005-  1-  27-ATL
    MLB2005-20112003-20110.000US
    25Lenny DiNardo285P6-4190LL1979-09-09Miami,FL
    2001-  3- 102-NYN
    MLB2004-20091999-20130.000US
    58Justin Duchscherer307P6-3164RR1977-11-19Aberdeen,SD
    1996-  8- 241-BOS
    MLB2001-20101996-20100.000US
    14Mark Ellis3162B-SS5-11180RR1977-06-06Rapid City,SD
    1999-  9- 271-KCA
    MLB2002-20141996-20140.000US
    41Alan Embree3815P6-2190LL1970-01-23Vancouver,WA
    1989-  5- 125-CLE
    MLB1992-20091990-201014.059US
    30Dana Eveland244P6-1220LL1983-10-29Olympia,WA
    2002- 16- 469-MIL
    MLB2005-20162003-20170.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    67Jeff Fiorentino253OF-CF6-1180LR1983-04-14Hollywood,FL
    2004-  3-  79-BAL
    MLB2005-20092002-20130.000US
    29Keith Foulke3511P6-0200RR1972-10-19Rapid City,SD
    1994-  9- 256-SFN
    MLB1997-20081994-20090.000US
    36Sean Gallagher222P6-1210RR1985-12-30Boston,MA
    2004- 12- 366-CHN
    MLB2007-20102004-20160.000US
    57Chad Gaudin256P5-11165RR1983-03-24New Orleans,LA
    2001- 34-1009-TBA
    MLB2003-20132002-20190.000US
    28Carlos Gonzalez221RF-OF6-1170LL1985-10-17Maracaibo,VZ
    2002-  0-   0-ARI
    MLB2008-20192003-20190.000VZ
    47Gio Gonzalez221P5-11185RL1985-09-19Hialeah,FL
    2004-  1-  38-CHA
    MLB2008-20202004-20200.000US
    60Jeff Gray261P6-3205RR1981-11-19Alvin,TX
    2004- 32- 967-OAK
    MLB2008-20122001-20130.000US
    22Jack Hannahan2833B-2B6-2200LR1980-03-04St. Paul,MN
    2001-  3-  87-DET
    MLB2006-20141999-20140.000US
    40Rich Harden266P6-1180LR1981-11-30Victoria,BC
    2000- 17- 510-OAK
    MLB2003-20112001-20110.000CA
    56Fernando Hernandez231P5-11190RR1984-07-31Miami,FL
    2002- 49-1448-CHA
    MLB2008-20082003-20150.000US
    29Dan Johnson2841B-3B6-2220LR1979-08-10Coon Rapids,MN
    2001-  7- 221-OAK
    MLB2005-20152000-20180.000US
    53Dan Meyer263P6-3190RL1981-07-03Woodbury,NJ
    2002-  1-  34-ATL
    MLB2004-20102000-20120.000US
    12Donnie Murphy2542B-SS5-10180RR1983-03-10Lakewood,CA
    2002-  5- 138-KCA
    MLB2004-20142002-20150.000US
    26Matt Murton264OF-LF6-1226RR1981-10-03Fort Lauderdale,FL
    2003-  1-  32-BOS
    MLB2005-20092001-20172.107US
    55Josh Outman231P6-1180LL1984-09-14St. Louis,MO
    2005- 10- 307-PHI
    MLB2008-20142005-20190.000US
    4Eric Patterson2522B-LF5-11173LR1983-04-08Tallahassee,FL
    2004-  8- 246-CHN
    MLB2007-20112002-20150.000US
    56Cliff Pennington241SS-3B5-11175BR1984-06-15Corpus Christi,TX
    2005-  1-  21-OAK
    MLB2008-20182003-20190.000US
    2Gregorio Petit231SS-2B5-10160RR1984-12-10Ocumare,VZ
    2001-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB2008-20182003-20180.000VZ
    21Kirk Saarloos297P6-0185RR1979-05-23Long Beach,CA
    2001-  3-  86-HOU
    MLB2002-20082000-20090.000US
    23Greg Smith241P6-2190LL1983-12-22Alexandria,LA
    2005-  6- 171-ARI
    MLB2008-20102003-20161.000US
    20Huston Street244P6-0185RR1983-08-02Austin,TX
    2004-  1-  40-OAK
    MLB2005-20172002-20170.000US
    24Kurt Suzuki242C-DH5-11200RR1983-10-04Wailuku,HI
    2004-  2-  67-OAK
    MLB2007-20202002-20200.000US
    5Mike Sweeney3414DH-1B6-2215RR1973-07-22Orange,CA
    1991- 10- 262-KCA
    MLB1995-20101991-20100.000US
    15Ryan Sweeney233OF-RF6-4200LL1985-02-20Cedar Rapids,IA
    2003-  2-  52-CHA
    MLB2006-20142003-20140.000US
    35Frank Thomas4019DH-1B6-5270RR1968-05-27Columbus,GA
    1989-  1-   7-CHA
    MLB1990-20081987-20080.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    31Brad Ziegler281P6-4200RR1979-10-10Pratt,KS
    2003- 20- 595-PHI
    MLB2008-20182001-20180.000US
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