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2008 Atlanta BravesSeason Roster
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Jo-Jo Reyes played for the 2008 Atlanta Braves
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameBraves
LocationAtlanta,Georgia
Record72-90 (4th in National League East)League Rank13thMLB Rank24th
BallparkTurner Field
ManagerBobby CoxGeneral ManagerFrank Wren
CoachesChino Cadahia (Bench Coach), Glenn Hubbard (First Base Coach), Roger McDowell (Pitching Coach), Terry Pendleton (Hitting Coach), Eddie Perez (Bullpen Coach), Brian Snitker (Third Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickBrett DeVall (#40)
Payroll$102,365,683 (Rank: 10th)
Attendance2,532,834 (Rank: 14th)
Minor League AffiliatesRichmond Braves (AAA) 63-78 ... Mississippi Braves (AA) 73-66 ... Myrtle Beach Pelicans (A+) 89-51 ... Rome Braves (A) 56-81 ... Danville Braves (Rk) 35-32 ... Gulf Coast Braves (Rk) 29-29 ...
Years Available1876-2018

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 Atlanta Braves.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2008 baseball season.

2008 Atlanta Braves 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)
46Manny AcostaP6-4 170 R-R 1981-05-01 27Colon,Panama MLB2000-20162007-2012  
1998-   UDFA-NYA
International  
24Josh AndersonCF6-2 195 L-R 1982-08-10 25Somerset,Kentucky MLB2001-20102007-2009Pulaski County (Somerset,KY)Eastern Kentucky U.
2003- 4- 119-HOU
 
30Jeff BennettP6-3 194 R-R 1980-06-10 28Donelson,Tennessee MLB1985-20142004-2009Gordonsville (Gordonsville,TN)
1998-19- 568-PIT
Free Agent  
18Gregor BlancoLF-CF5-11 170 L-L 1983-12-12 24Caracas,Venezuela MLB2002-20182008-2018  
2000-   UDFA-ATL
ActiveSan Francisco Giants (MLB)
56Blaine BoyerP6-3 190 R-R 1981-07-11 26Atlanta,Georgia MLB2000-20182005-2018Walton (Marietta,GA)
2000- 3- 100-ATL
Free Agent  
26Francisley BuenoP5-11 200 L-L 1981-03-05 27Havana,Cuba MLB2006-20172008-2014  
2006-   UDFA-ATL
Free Agent  
27Jorge CampilloP6-1 190 R-R 1978-08-10 29Tijuana,Mexico MLB2000-20112005-2009  
2005-   UDFA-SEA
 
38Buddy CarlyleP6-3 175 L-R 1977-12-21 30Omaha,Nebraska MLB1996-20151999-2015Bellevue East (Bellevue,NE)
1996- 2-  38-CIN
Free Agent  
33Matt DeSalvoP6-0 170 R-R 1980-09-11 27New Castle,Pennsylvania MLB2003-20152007-2008Union (Rimersburg,PA)Marietta Col
2003-   UDFA-NYA
 
34Elmer DessensP6-0 187 R-R 1972-01-13 36Hermosillo,Mexico MLB1995-20111996-2010  
1993-   UDFA-PIT
 
23Matt DiazLF6-1 206 R-R 1978-03-03 30Portland,Oregon MLB1998-20132003-2013Santa Fe Catholic (Lakeland,FL)Florida St
1999-17- 505-TBA
Retired  
19Yunel EscobarSS6-2 200 R-R 1982-11-02 25Havana,Cuba MLB2005-20172007-2017  
2005- 2-  75-ATL
Free Agent  
7Jeff FrancoeurRF6-4 200 R-R 1984-01-08 24Atlanta,Georgia MLB2002-20162005-2016Parkview (Lilburn,GA)
2002- 1-  23-ATL
Retired  
47Tom GlavineP6-0 185 L-L 1966-03-25 42Concord,Massachusetts MLB1984-20091987-2008Billerica Memorial (Billerica,MA)
1984- 2-  47-ATL
 
51Mike GonzalezP6-2 213 R-L 1978-05-23 30Corpus Christi,Texas MLB1997-20162003-2013Harvest Christian Academy (Pasadena,TX)San Jacinto Col
1997-30- 902-PIT
Free Agent  
8Ruben Gotay3B5-11 160 B-R 1982-12-25 25Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico MLB2001-20172004-2008   Indian Hills CC-Centerville
2000-31- 914-KCA
Free Agent  
32Mike HamptonP5-10 180 R-L 1972-09-09 35Brooksville,Florida MLB1990-20101993-2010Crystal River (Crystal River,FL)
1990- 6- 161-SEA
 
15Tim HudsonP6-0 160 R-R 1975-07-14 32Columbus,Georgia MLB1995-20151999-2015Glenwood School (Smiths Station,AL)Auburn U., Chattahoochee Valley CC
1997- 6- 185-OAK
Retired  
4Omar InfanteLF-3B5-9 150 R-R 1981-12-26 26Puerto La Cruz,Venezuela MLB1999-20172002-2016  
1999-   UDFA-DET
Free Agent  
36Chuck JamesP6-0 170 L-L 1981-11-09 26Atlanta,Georgia MLB2001-20122005-2011Mableton Christian Academy (Mableton,GA)Chattahoochee Valley CC
2002-20- 605-ATL
Free Agent  
2Kelly Johnson2B6-1 180 L-R 1982-02-22 26Austin,Texas MLB2000-20162005-2016Westwood (Austin,TX)
2000- 1-  38-ATL
Free Agent  
28Brandon JonesLF6-1 190 L-R 1983-12-10 24Panama City,Florida MLB2003-20142007-2009Wewahitchka (Wewahitchka,FL)Tallahassee CC
2003-24- 727-ATL
 
10Chipper Jones3B6-4 210 B-R 1972-04-24 36DeLand,Florida MLB1990-20121993-2012The Bolles School (Jacksonville,FL)
1990- 1-   1-ATL
Retired  
65Jorge JulioP6-1 190 R-R 1979-03-03 29Caracas,Venezuela MLB1997-20122001-2009  
1996-   UDFA-MON
 
49Jair JurrjensP6-1 160 R-R 1986-01-29 22Willemstad,Curacao MLB2003-20182007-2014  
2003-   UDFA-DET
Free Agent  
22Casey Kotchman1B6-3 210 L-L 1983-02-22 25St. Petersburg,Florida MLB2001-20162004-2013Seminole (Seminole,FL)
2001- 1-  13-ANA
Free Agent  
11Mark KotsayCF6-0 190 L-L 1975-12-02 32Whittier,California MLB1994-20131997-2013Santa Fe (Santa Fe Springs,CA)Cal St Fullerton
1996- 1-   9-FLO
Free Agent  
1Brent LillibridgeSS5-11 185 R-R 1983-09-18 24Everett,Washington MLB2003-20142008-2013Jackson (Mill Creek,WA)Washington
2005- 4- 121-PIT
Free Agent  
16Brian McCannC6-3 190 L-R 1984-02-20 24Athens,Georgia MLB2002-20182005-2018Duluth (Duluth,GA)
2002- 2-  64-ATL
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)
27Corky MillerC6-1 220 R-R 1976-03-18 32Loma Linda,California MLB1997-20142001-2013Yucaipa (Yucaipa,CA)Nevada
1994-23- 629-CAL
Free Agent  
50Charlie MortonP6-4 190 R-R 1983-11-12 24Flemington,New Jersey MLB2002-20182008-2018Barlow (Redding,CT)
2002- 3-  95-ATL
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)
58Peter MoylanP6-2 200 R-R 1978-12-02 29Lesmurdie,Australia MLB1996-20182006-2018  
1996-   UDFA-MIN
DL-60Atlanta Braves (AAA)
20Greg NortonLF6-1 205 B-R 1972-07-06 35San Leandro,California MLB1991-20091996-2009Bishop O'Dowd (Oakland,CA)Oklahoma
1993- 2-  59-CHA
 
48Vladimir NunezP6-4 224 R-R 1975-03-05 33Havana,Cuba MLB1996-20101998-2009  
1996-   UDFA-ARI
 
13Will OhmanP6-2 195 L-L 1977-08-13 30Frankfurt,Germany MLB1998-20122000-2012Ponderosa (Parker,CO)Pepperdine U.
1998- 8- 226-CHN
Free Agent  
61James ParrP6-1 185 R-R 1986-02-27 22Albuquerque,New Mexico MLB2004-20152008-2009La Cueva (Albuquerque,NM)
2004- 4- 131-ATL
 
5Brayan PenaC5-11 210 B-R 1982-01-07 26Havana,Cuba MLB2001-20172005-2016  
2000-   UDFA-ATL
Free Agent  
26Jason PerryRF6-1 205 L-R 1980-08-18 27Jonesboro,Georgia MLB2000-20102008-2008Jonesboro (Jonesboro,GA)Georgia Tech
2002- 6- 176-TOR
 
14Martin Prado3B-2B6-1 170 R-R 1983-10-27 24Maracay,Venezuela MLB2003-20182006-2018  
2001-   UDFA-ATL
DL-60Miami Marlins (MLB)
48Chris ResopP6-3 200 R-R 1982-11-04 25Naples,Florida MLB2001-20142005-2013Barron Collier (Naples,FL)
2001- 4- 122-FLO
Free Agent  
37Jo-Jo ReyesP6-2 215 L-L 1984-11-20 23West Covina,California MLB2003-20172007-2016Riverside Poly (Riverside,CA)
2003- 2-  43-ATL
Free Agent  
40Jeff RidgwayP6-3 215 R-L 1980-08-17 27Port Angeles,Washington MLB2000-20102007-2008Port Angeles (Port Angeles,WA)
1999-14- 415-TBA
 
34Royce RingP6-5 220 L-L 1980-12-21 27La Mesa,California MLB2000-20132005-2010Monte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)San Diego St
2002- 1-  18-CHA
 
18Clint SammonsC6-1 200 R-R 1983-05-15 25Stone Mountain,Georgia MLB2002-20122007-2009Parkview (Lilburn,GA)Georgia
2004- 6- 191-ATL
Free Agent  
29John SmoltzP6-3 220 R-R 1967-05-15 41Warren,Michigan MLB1986-20091988-2009Waverly (Lansing,MI)
1985-22- 574-DET
 
39Rafael SorianoP6-1 175 R-R 1979-12-19 28San Jose,Dom Rep MLB1997-20152002-2015  
1996-   UDFA-SEA
Retired  
48Phil StockmanP6-6 186 R-R 1980-01-25 28Oldham,England MLB1998-20082006-2008  
1997-   UDFA-ARI
 
54Julian TavarezP6-2 190 L-R 1973-05-22 35Santiago,Dom Rep MLB1992-20091993-2009  
1990-   UDFA-CLE
 
24Mark Teixeira1B6-3 225 B-R 1980-04-11 28Severna Park,Maryland MLB1999-20162003-2016Mount Saint Joseph (Baltimore,MD)Georgia Tech
2001- 1-   5-TEX
Retired  
49 Players