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2008 Los Angeles Dodgers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 84-78 .519
Rank: 1st in National League West
Run Differential: 700-648 + 52
Manager(s): Joe Torre
General Manager: Ned Colletti
Location: Los Angeles, California
Ballpark: Dodger Stadium
Payroll: $ 118,588,536 7/30
Attendance: 3,730,553 3/30
Playoffs: Lost in NLCS (Philadelphia)
Top Draft Pick: Ethan Martin (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Manny Mota
Bench Coach: Bob Schaefer
Bullpen Coach: Ken Howell
First Base Coach: Mariano Duncan
Hitting Coach: Don Mattingly
Hitting Coach: Mike Easler
Pitching Coach: Rick Honeycutt
Third Base Coach: Larry Bowa

#1 Draft Picks

Clayton Kershaw (#7), Nomar Garciaparra (#12), Manny Ramirez (#13), Scott Elbert (#17), James Loney (#19), Chad Billingsley (#24), Blake DeWitt (#28), Jason Repko (#37)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8478.519--
8280.5062.0
7488.45710.0
7290.44412.0
6399.38921.0
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2008 Los Angeles Dodgers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    36,28Danny ArdoinC6-0205R-R332000OAK: 1995-5-120MLB--
    97Joe BeimelP6-2201L-L312001PIT: 1998-18-538MLBTacoma (AAA) >> Seattle MarinersMinors
    26Gary BennettC6-0208R-R361995PHI: 1990-11-284MLB--
    13Angel BerroaSS-2B6-0175R-R282001UDFAMLB--
    58Chad BillingsleyP6-2195R-R232006LAN: 2003-1-24MLBPhiladelphia Phillies15-day DL
    30Casey Blake3B6-2200R-R341999TOR: 1996-7-189MLB--
    43Yhency BrazobanP6-1170R-R282004UDFAMLB--
    51Jonathan BroxtonP6-4240R-R242005LAN: 2002-2-60MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLB-Active
    33Blake DeWitt2B5-11175L-R222008LAN: 2004-1-28MLB-Free Agent
    57Scott ElbertP6-2190L-L222008LAN: 2004-1-17MLBEl Paso (AAA) >> San Diego PadresMinors
    49A.J. EllisC6-3240R-R272008LAN: 2003-18-541MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLB-Active
    16Andre EthierCF-RF6-3200L-L262006OAK: 2003-2-62MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLB-Active
    49Brian FalkenborgP6-6195R-R301999BAL: 1996-2-51MLB--
    15Rafael FurcalSS5-10165B-R302000UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    5Nomar GarciaparraSS6-0175R-R341996BOS: 1994-1-12MLB--
    14,60Chin-lung Hu2B-SS5-9150R-R242007UDFAMLB--
    54Jason JohnsonP6-6235R-R341997UDFAMLB--
    25Andruw JonesLF6-1210R-R311996UDFAMLB-Int
    27Matt KempCF6-4210R-R232006LAN: 2003-6-181MLBSan Diego PadresMLB-Active
    12Jeff Kent2B6-1205R-R401992TOR: 1989-20-521MLB--
    22Clayton KershawP6-3220L-L202008LAN: 2006-1-7MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLB-Active
    56Hong-chih KuoP6-0200L-L262005UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    18Hiroki KurodaP6-2174R-R332008UDFAMLB-Int
    28Andy LaRoche3B6-1225R-R242007LAN: 2003-39-1171MLB-Free Agent
    21Esteban LoaizaP6-3210R-R361995UDFAMLB--
    7James Loney1B6-3200L-L242006LAN: 2002-1-19MLBTampa Bay RaysMLB-Active
    23Derek LoweP6-6230R-R351997SEA: 1991-8-215MLB-Free Agent
    36Greg MadduxP6-0185R-R421986CHN: 1984-2-31MLB--
    55Russell MartinC5-11200R-R252006LAN: 2002-17-511MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB-Active
    57Luis MazaIF5-9180R-R282008UDFAMLB--
    52James McDonaldP6-5195L-R232008LAN: 2002-11-331MLB-Free Agent
    14Pablo Ozuna2B-CF6-0160R-R332000UDFAMLB--
    61Chan Ho ParkP6-2204R-R351994UDFAMLB--
    31Brad PennyP6-4200R-R302000ARI: 1996-5-155MLBCharlotte (AAA) >> Chicago White Sox7-day DL
    9Juan PierreLF6-0180L-L302000COL: 1998-13-390MLB-Retired
    45Scott ProctorP6-1198R-R312004LAN: 1998-5-156MLB-Retired
    99Manny RamirezDH6-0205R-R361993CLE: 1991-1-13MLB-Free Agent
    17Jason RepkoCF-LF5-11185R-R272005LAN: 1999-1-37MLB-Free Agent
    44Takashi SaitoP6-3191L-R382006UDFAMLB-Int
    50Eric StultsP6-3210L-L282006LAN: 2002-15-451MLBAtlanta BravesMLB-Active
    37Tanyon SturtzeP6-5205R-R371995OAK: 1990-23-619MLB--
    22,21Mark SweeneyRF-1B6-1195L-L381995CAL: 1991-9-247MLB--
    13Terry Tiffee3B6-3212B-R292004MIN: 1999-26-779MLB-Free Agent
    38Ramon TroncosoP6-2187R-R252008UDFAMLBTulsa (AA) >> Los Angeles DodgersMinors
    47Cory WadeP6-2180R-R252008LAN: 2004-10-298MLB-Free Agent
    49Delwyn YoungRF5-10209B-R262006LAN: 2002-4-121MLBWashington NationalsMinors


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