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2008 Milwaukee BrewersSeason Roster
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Rickie Weeks played for the 2008 Milwaukee Brewers
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameBrewers
LocationMilwaukee,Wisconsin
Record90-72 (2nd in National League Central)League Rank3rdMLB Rank6th
BallparkMiller Park
ManagerDale Sveum,Ned YostGeneral ManagerDouglas Melvin
CoachesBill Castro (Bullpen Coach), Garth Iorg (Third Base Coach), Mike Maddux (Pitching Coach), Ed Sedar (First Base Coach), Ted Simmons (Bench Coach), Jim Skaalen (Hitting Coach), Dale Sveum (Third Base Coach), Robin Yount (Bench Coach)
PlayoffsLost in NLDS (Philadelphia)
#1 Draft PickBrett Lawrie (#16)
Payroll$80,937,499 (Rank: 15th)
Attendance3,068,458 (Rank: 9th)
Minor League AffiliatesNashville Sounds (AAA) 59-81 ... Huntsville Stars (AA) 73-67 ... Brevard County Manatees (A+) 66-72 ... West Virginia Power (A) 77-62 ... Arizona Brewers (Rk) 13-42 ... Helena Brewers (Rk) 35-41 ...
Years Available1969-2019

Team History -- 2008 Statistics -- 2008 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2008 Milwaukee Brewers.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2008 baseball season.

2008 Milwaukee Brewers Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
14Russell Branyan3B6-3 195 L-R 1975-12-19 32Warner Robins,Georgia MLB1994-20141998-2011Stratford Academy (Macon,GA)
1994- 7- 185-CLE
Free Agent  
8Ryan BraunLF6-2 205 R-R 1983-11-17 24Mission Hills,California MLB2003-20192007-2019Granada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)Miami
2005- 1-   5-MIL
ActiveMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)
31David BushP6-2 210 R-R 1979-11-09 28Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1999-20132004-2013Conestoga (Berwyn,PA)Wake Forest U.
2002- 2-  55-TOR
Free Agent  
25Mike CameronCF6-2 190 R-R 1973-01-08 35LaGrange,Georgia MLB1991-20111995-2011LaGrange (LaGrange,GA)
1991-18- 488-CHA
Retired  
60Todd CoffeyP6-5 225 R-R 1980-09-09 27Shelby,North Carolina MLB1998-20162005-2012Chase (Forest City,NC)
1998-41-1220-CIN
Free Agent  
30Craig Counsell3B-SS6-0 175 L-R 1970-08-21 37South Bend,Indiana MLB1989-20111995-2011Whitefish Bay (Milwaukee,WI)Notre Dame
1992-11- 319-COL
 
45Mark DiFeliceP6-1 190 R-R 1976-08-23 31Bryn Mawr,Pennsylvania MLB1994-20112008-2011Haverford Township (Havertown,PA)Western Carolina U.
1998-15- 450-COL
 
48Tim DillardP6-4 200 B-R 1983-07-19 24Sarasota,Florida MLB2002-20192008-2012Saltillo (Saltillo,MS)Itawamba CC
2002-34-1009-MIL
MinorsTexas Rangers (AAA)
27Joe Dillon2B-1B6-2 205 R-R 1975-08-02 32Modesto,California MLB1996-20102005-2009Indianola (Indianola,IA)Texas Tech U., Santa Rosa Junior Col
1997- 7- 211-KCA
 
5Ray Durham2B5-8 180 B-R 1971-11-30 36Charlotte,North Carolina MLB1990-20081995-2008Harding University (Charlotte,NC)
1990- 5- 132-CHA
 
21Alcides EscobarSS6-1 155 R-R 1986-12-16 21La Sabana,Venezuela MLB2004-20192008-2018  
2003-   UDFA-MIL
Free Agent  
28Prince Fielder1B5-11 280 L-R 1984-05-09 24Ontario,California MLB2002-20162005-2016Eau Gallie (Melbourne,FL)
2002- 1-   7-MIL
Free Agent  
38Eric GagneP6-2 195 R-R 1976-01-07 32Montreal,Quebec MLB1995-20171999-2008Edouard Montpetit (Montreal,QC)Seminole St
1994-30- 845-CHA
 
49Yovani GallardoP6-2 190 R-R 1986-02-27 22La Pieded,Mexico MLB2004-20182007-2018Trimble Technical (Fort Worth,TX)
2004- 2-  46-MIL
Free Agent  
24Mat Gamel3B6-0 205 L-R 1985-07-26 22Jacksonville,Florida MLB2005-20122008-2012Bishop Kenny (Jacksonville,FL)Chipola Col
2005- 4- 115-MIL
Free Agent  
14Gabe GrossCF6-3 205 L-R 1979-10-21 28Baltimore,Maryland MLB1999-20102004-2010Northview (Dothan,AL)Auburn U.
2001- 1-  15-TOR
 
22Tony GwynnCF6-0 185 L-R 1982-10-04 25Long Beach,California MLB2002-20152006-2014Poway (Poway,CA)San Diego St
2003- 2-  39-MIL
Free Agent  
2Bill Hall3B6-0 175 R-R 1979-12-28 28Nettleton,Mississippi MLB1998-20142002-2012Nettleton (Nettleton,MS)
1998- 6- 176-MIL
Free Agent  
7J.J. HardySS6-2 205 R-R 1982-08-19 25Tucson,Arizona MLB2001-20172005-2017Sabino (Tucson,AZ)
2001- 2-  56-MIL
Free Agent  
1Corey HartRF6-6 200 R-R 1982-03-24 26Bowling Green,Kentucky MLB2000-20152004-2015Greenwood (Bowling Green,KY)
2000-11- 321-MIL
Free Agent  
26Hernan Iribarren2B6-1 160 L-R 1984-06-29 24Barquisimeto,Venezuela MLB2004-20182008-2016  
2002-   UDFA-MIL
DL-7Cincinnati Reds (AAA)
47Zach JacksonP6-5 220 L-L 1983-05-13 25Latrobe,Pennsylvania MLB2002-20152006-2009Seneca Valley (Harmony,PA)Louisville, Texas A&M U.
2004- 1-  32-TOR
Free Agent  
33Gabe KaplerCF6-2 208 R-R 1975-08-31 32Hollywood,California MLB1995-20101998-2010Taft (Woodland Hills,CA)Moorpark Col
1995-57-1488-DET
 
18Jason KendallC6-0 195 R-R 1974-06-26 34San Diego,California MLB1992-20121996-2010Torrance (Torrance,CA)
1992- 1-  23-PIT
Retired  
47Mike Lamb3B6-1 185 L-R 1975-08-09 32West Covina,California MLB1995-20112000-2010Bishop Amat (La Puente,CA)Cal St Fullerton
1997- 7- 227-TEX
 
73Seth McClungP6-6 230 R-R 1981-02-07 27Lewisburg,West Virginia MLB1999-20132003-2009Greenbrier East (Lewisburg,WV)
1999- 5- 145-TBA
Free Agent  
58Guillermo MotaP6-4 205 R-R 1973-07-25 34San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1993-20121999-2012  
1990-   UDFA-NYN
Retired  
40Brad Nelson1B6-2 230 L-R 1982-12-03 25Algona,Iowa MLB2001-20142008-2009Bishop Garrigan (Algona,IA)
2001- 4- 118-MIL
Free Agent  
20Laynce NixLF6-0 190 L-L 1980-10-30 27Houston,Texas MLB2000-20132003-2013Midland (Midland,TX)
2000- 4- 124-TEX
Free Agent  
43Manny ParraP6-3 200 L-L 1982-10-30 25Sacramento,California MLB2001-20182007-2015Casa Roble (Orangevale,CA)American River Col
2001-26- 778-MIL
Free Agent  
54David RiskeP6-2 175 R-R 1976-10-23 31Renton,Washington MLB1996-20101999-2010Lindbergh (Renton,WA)Green River CC
1996-56-1560-CLE
 
11Mike RiveraC6-0 190 R-R 1976-09-08 31Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico MLB1996-20122001-2011   Troy U.
1997-   UDFA-DET
Free Agent  
10Vinny RottinoLF-RF6-0 195 R-R 1980-04-07 28Racine,Wisconsin MLB1999-20162006-2012St. Catherine's Catholic (Racine,WI)Wisconsin-La Crosse
2003-   UDFA-MIL
Retired  
52CC SabathiaP6-7 250 L-L 1980-07-21 27Vallejo,California MLB1998-20192001-2019Vallejo (Vallejo,CA)
1998- 1-  20-CLE
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)
50Angel SalomeC5-7 190 R-R 1986-06-08 22Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2004-20112008-2008George Washington (New York,NY)
2004- 5- 136-MIL
 
15Ben SheetsP6-1 195 R-R 1978-07-18 29Baton Rouge,Louisiana MLB1997-20122001-2012St. Amant (St. Amant,LA)Louisiana-Monroe
1999- 1-  10-MIL
Retired  
51Brian ShouseP5-11 180 L-L 1968-09-26 39Effingham,Illinois MLB1989-20101993-2009Effingham (Effingham,IL)Bradley U.
1990-13- 349-PIT
 
57Mitch StetterP6-4 195 L-L 1981-01-16 27Huntingburg,Indiana MLB2000-20132007-2011Southridge (Huntingburg,IN)Indiana St
2003-16- 459-MIL
Retired  
37Jeff SuppanP6-2 210 R-R 1975-01-02 33Oklahoma City,Oklahoma MLB1993-20121995-2012Crespi Carmelite (Encino,CA)
1993- 2-  49-BOS
Retired  
50Julian TavarezP6-2 190 L-R 1973-05-22 35Santiago,Dom Rep MLB1992-20091993-2009  
1990-   UDFA-CLE
 
16Salomon TorresP5-11 198 R-R 1972-03-11 36San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1991-20081993-2008  
1989-   UDFA-SFN
 
59Derrick TurnbowP6-3 180 R-R 1978-01-25 30Union City,Tennessee MLB1997-20092000-2008Franklin (Franklin,TN)
1997- 5- 146-PHI
 
12Carlos VillanuevaP6-2 190 R-R 1983-11-28 24Santiago,Dom Rep MLB2002-20162006-2016  
2002-   UDFA-SFN
International  
23Rickie Weeks2B6-0 195 R-R 1982-09-13 25Daytona Beach,Florida MLB2001-20172003-2017Lake Brantley (Altamonte Springs,FL)So.U.
2003- 1-   2-MIL
Free Agent  
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