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2002 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  93-69   .574
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Grady Little
General Manager:   Mike Port
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,650,862
Payroll:  $108,366,060
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rickey Henderson (43)
Youngest Player:  Josh Hancock (24)
Longest Tenure:  Tim Wakefield (8)
Top Hitter:  Nomar Garciaparra (11)
Top Pitcher:  Pedro Martinez (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Jon Lester (#57)

Roster Continuity:  52.56%
Top Prospect:   Seung Song
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees10358.640--
Boston9369.57410.5
Toronto7884.48125.5
Baltimore6795.41436.5
Tampa Bay55106.34248.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Manny RamirezDH30$ 15,462,727  4 
Pedro MartinezP30$ 14,000,000  8 
Nomar GarciaparraSS28$ 9,000,000  38 
Johnny DamonLF28$ 7,250,000  71 
Darren OliverP31$ 7,000,000  80 
Jose OffermanSS-2B33$ 6,750,000  89 
Ugueth UrbinaP28$ 6,700,000  90 
Cliff FloydLF-OF29$ 6,500,000  98 
Dustin HermansonP29$ 5,833,333   
John BurkettP37$ 5,500,000   
Tony Clark1B30$ 5,000,000   
Jason VaritekC30$ 3,500,000   
Tim WakefieldP35$ 3,200,000   
Derek LoweP29$ 3,125,000   
Trot NixonRF28$ 2,700,000   
Brian Daubach1B30$ 2,325,000   
Frank CastilloP33$ 2,250,000   
Rich GarcesP31$ 2,200,000   
Rolando ArrojoP33$ 1,900,000   
Bob HowryP28$ 1,200,000   
Carlos Baerga2B33$ 700,000   
Rey SanchezSS-2B34$ 700,000   
Doug MirabelliC31$ 650,000   
Benny AgbayaniLF-RF30$ 600,000   
Alan EmbreeP32$ 500,000   
Willie BanksP33$ 450,000   
Rickey HendersonLF-OF43$ 350,000   
Lou Merloni2B-3B31$ 290,000   
Shea Hillenbrand3B-1B26$ 260,000   
Casey FossumP24$ 215,000   
Shane Andrews3B30$ 200,000   
Kevin BrownC29$ 200,000   
Juan Diaz1B28$ 200,000   
Wayne GomesP29$ 200,000   
Josh HancockP24$ 200,000   
Chris HaneyP33$ 200,000   
Sun-Woo KimP24$ 200,000   
Bryant Nelson2B-LF28$ 200,000   
Freddy Sanchez2B24$ 200,000   


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