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2008 NEW YORK METS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  89-73   .549
Result:   2nd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jerry Manuel, Willie Randolph
General Manager:   Omar Minaya
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  4,042,047
Payroll:  $137,793,376
Playoffs:  -

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Moises Alou (41)
Youngest Player:  Jon Niese (21)
Longest Tenure:  Jose Reyes (6)
Top Hitter:  David Wright (2)
Top Pitcher:  Johan Santana (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Ike Davis (#18)

Roster Continuity:  63.84%
Top Prospect:   Fernando Martinez
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Philadelphia9270.568--
NY Mets8973.5493.0
Florida8477.5227.5
Atlanta7290.44420.0
Washington59102.36632.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
29Chris AguilaLFMLB5-11180RightRight2/23/197929Redwood City,California1997396FLA

18Moises AlouLF-RFMLB6-3195RightRight7/3/196641Atlanta,Georgia198612PIT
9Marlon Anderson2BMLB5-11198LeftRight1/6/197434Montgomery,Alabama1995242PHI
44Tony ArmasPMLB6-4205RightRight4/29/197830Puerto Piritu,Venezuela1994UDFA NYY
56Luis AyalaPMLB6-2170RightRight1/12/197830Los Mochis,Mexico1999UDFA COL
15Carlos BeltranRFMLB6-1190BothRight4/24/197731Manati,Puerto Rico1995249KC
4,40Robinson CancelCMLB6-0195RightRight5/4/197632Lajas,Puerto Rico199416431MIL
30Raul CasanovaCMLB6-0221BothRight8/23/197235Humacao,Puerto Rico19908220NYM
1Luis Castillo2BMLB5-11175BothRight9/12/197532San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1992UDFA FLA
11Ramon CastroCMLB6-3225RightRight3/1/197632Veracruz,Mexico1994117HOU
10Endy ChavezRF-CFMLB6-0150LeftLeft2/7/197830Valencia,Venezuela1996UDFA NYM
19Ryan ChurchLF-RFMLB6-1190LeftLeft10/14/197829Santa Barbara,California200014426CLE
44Brady ClarkRF-LFMLB6-2195RightRight4/18/197335Portland,Oregon1996UDFA CIN
21Carlos Delgado1BMLB6-3225LeftRight6/25/197236Aguadilla,Puerto Rico1988UDFA TOR
3Damion Easley2BMLB5-11185RightRight11/11/196938New York,New York198830767CAL
6Nick Evans1B-3BMLB6-2180RightRight1/30/198622Glendale,Arizona20045134NYM
25Pedro FelicianoPMLB5-11165LeftLeft8/25/197631Dorado,Puerto Rico199531863LAD
27Nelson FigueroaPMLB6-1155BothRight5/18/197434Brooklyn,New York199530833NYM
48Aaron HeilmanPMLB6-5220RightRight11/12/197829Logansport,Indiana2001118NYM
28,44Brandon KnightPMLB6-0170LeftRight10/1/197532Oxnard,California199514374TEX
44Eddie KunzPMLB6-5250RightRight4/8/198622Portland,Oregon2007142NYM
33John MainePMLB6-4180RightRight5/8/198127Fredericksburg,Virginia20026166BAL
45Pedro MartinezPMLB5-11170RightRight10/25/197136Manoguayabo,Dominican Republic1988UDFA LAD
22Ramon MartinezSS-2BMLB6-1187RightRight10/10/197235Philadelphia,Pennsylvania1994UDFA KC
6,29Gustavo MolinaCMLB6-2185RightRight2/24/198226La Guaira,Venezuela2000UDFA CHW
32Carlos MunizPMLB6-0180RightRight3/12/198127Torrance,California200313379NYM
28Daniel Murphy2BMLB6-1215LeftRight4/1/198523Jacksonville,Florida200613394NYM
49Jon NiesePMLB6-3190LeftLeft10/27/198621Defiance,Ohio20057209NYM
6Trot NixonRFMLB6-2200LeftLeft4/11/197434Evergreen,North Carolina199317BOS
6Abraham NunezSS-2BMLB5-11185BothRight3/16/197632Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic1994UDFA TOR
16Angel PaganCFMLB6-1181RightRight7/2/198126Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico19994136NYM
39Bobby ParnellPMLB6-3180RightRight9/8/198423Salisbury,North Carolina20059269NYM
34Mike PelfreyPMLB6-7190RightRight1/14/198424Wichita,Kansas200519NYM
46Oliver PerezPMLB6-3160LeftLeft8/15/198126Culiacan,Mexico1999UDFA SD
29Andy Phillips3BMLB6-0205RightRight4/6/197731Tuscaloosa,Alabama19997231NYY
4Argenis Reyes2BMLB5-10160BothRight9/25/198225Santiago,Dominican Republic2001UDFA CLE
7Jose ReyesSSMLB6-0160BothRight6/11/198325Villa Gonzalez,Dominican Republic1999UDFA NYM
73Ricardo RinconPMLB5-10187LeftLeft4/13/197038Veracruz,Mexico1997UDFA PIT
50Duaner SanchezPMLB6-0160RightRight11/14/197928Cotui,Dominican Republic1996UDFA ARI
57Johan SantanaPMLB6-0195LeftLeft3/13/197929Tovar,Venezuela1995UDFA HOU
23Brian SchneiderCMLB6-1200LeftRight11/26/197631Jacksonville,Florida19955143MTL
60Scott SchoeneweisPMLB6-0186LeftLeft10/2/197334Long Branch,New Jersey1996385CAL
35Joe SmithPMLB6-2205RightRight3/22/198424Cincinnati,Ohio2006394NYM
29Jorge SosaPMLB6-2180BothRight4/28/197830Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic1995UDFA COL
43Brian StokesPMLB6-1203RightRight9/7/197928Pomona,California1998UDFA TB
17Fernando Tatis3BMLB5-10175RightRight1/1/197533San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1992UDFA TEX
39Claudio VargasPMLB6-3217RightLeft6/19/197830Valverde Mao,Dominican Republic1995UDFA FLA
13Billy WagnerPMLB5-11180LeftLeft7/25/197136Tannersville,Virginia1993112HOU
38Matt WisePMLB6-4190RightRight11/18/197532Montclair,California19976177ANA
5David Wright3BMLB6-0195RightRight12/20/198225Norfolk,Virginia2001138NYM
Team PersonnelPosition 
Luis AguayoFirst Base Coach 
Sandy AlomarThird Base Coach 
Kevin BurkhardtBroadcaster 
Lionel ChattelleScout 
Gary CohenBroadcaster 
Ed ColemanBroadcaster 
Guy ContiBullpen Coach 
Ron DarlingBroadcaster 
Wayne HaginBroadcaster 
Keith HernandezBroadcaster 
Scott HunterScout 
Howard JohnsonHitting Coach 
Ralph KinerBroadcaster 
Steve LeavittScout 
Jerry ManuelManager 
Lee MazzilliBroadcaster 
Omar MinayaGeneral Manager 
Tom NietoFirst Base Coach 
Ken OberkfellBench Coach 
Les ParkerScout 
Rick PetersonPitching Coach 
Dave RacanielloBullpen Catcher 
Willie RandolphManager 
Tom RogersScout 
Howie RoseBroadcaster 
Doug ThurmanScout 
Dan WarthenPitching Coach 
Matt YallofBroadcaster 


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