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2008 LOS ANGELES DODGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Los Angeles,CA
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   1st in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Ned Colletti
Stadium:  Dodger Stadium
Attendance:  3,730,553
Payroll:  $118,588,536
Playoffs:  Lost in NLCS (Philadelphia)

Los Angeles Dodgers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Greg Maddux (42)
Youngest Player:  Clayton Kershaw (20)
Longest Tenure:  Brad Penny, Jeff Kent, Hong-chih Kuo, Derek Lowe (4)
Top Hitter:  Matt Kemp (28)
Top Pitcher:  Derek Lowe (12)
Top Draft Pick:  Ethan Martin (#15)

Roster Continuity:  63.00%
Top Prospect:   Clayton Kershaw
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Dodgers8478.519--
Arizona8280.5062.0
Colorado7488.45710.0
SF Giants7290.44412.0
San Diego6399.38921.0

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 RamirezDH36$ 18,929,923  4 
Rafael FurcalSS30$ 15,730,195  16 
Andruw JonesLF31$ 14,726,910  26 
Derek LoweP35$ 10,000,000  79 
Greg MadduxP42$ 10,000,000  78 
Nomar GarciaparraSS34$ 9,516,697  88 
Brad PennyP30$ 9,250,000  95 
Jeff Kent2B40$ 9,000,000  96 
Juan PierreLF30$ 8,000,000   
Esteban LoaizaP36$ 7,500,000   
Hiroki KurodaP33$ 7,433,333   
Casey Blake3B34$ 6,100,000   
Joe BeimelP31$ 1,925,000   
Scott ProctorP31$ 1,115,000   
Pablo Ozuna2B-CF33$ 1,050,000   
Gary BennettC36$ 825,000   
Mark SweeneyRF-1B38$ 600,000   
Russell MartinC25$ 500,000   
Jonathan BroxtonP24$ 454,000   
Andre EthierCF-RF26$ 424,500   
Chad BillingsleyP23$ 415,000   
James Loney1B24$ 411,000   
Matt KempCF23$ 406,000   
Andy LaRoche3B24$ 392,500   
Hong-chih KuoP26$ 392,000   
Delwyn YoungRF26$ 391,000   
Blake DeWitt2B22$ 390,000   
Chin-lung Hu2B-SS24$ 390,000   
Ramon TroncosoP25$ 390,000   


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