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2008 Philadelphia Phillies (MLB)

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W-L Record: 92-70 .568
Rank: 1st in National League East
Run Differential: 799-680 + 119
Roster Continuity 60.29% 25/30
Manager(s): Charlie Manuel
General Manager: Pat Gillick (2008-11-02), Ruben Amaro
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Citizens Bank Park
Payroll: $ 98,269,880 12/30
Attendance: 3,422,583 5/30
Playoffs: Won World Series (Tampa Bay)
Top Draft Pick: Anthony Hewitt (#24) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Mickey Billmeyer
Bench Coach: Jimy Williams
Bullpen Coach: Ramon Henderson
First Base Coach: Dave Lopes
Hitting Coach: Milt Thompson
Pitching Coach: Rich Dubee
Third Base Coach: Steven Smith

#1 Draft Picks

Pat Burrell (#1), Geoff Jenkins (#9), Adam Eaton (#11), Brett Myers (#12), Chase Utley (#15), Cole Hamels (#17), Brad Lidge (#17), Greg Golson (#21), Jayson Werth (#22), Joe Blanton (#24)
National League East 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 Philadelphia Phillies season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    56Joe BlantonP6-2220R-R272004OAK: 2002-1-24MLB-Free Agent
    12T.J. BohnOF6-4205R-R282006SEA: 2002-30-910MLB--
    4Eric BruntlettSS-2B6-0200R-R302003HOU: 2000-9-277MLB--
    5Pat BurrellLF6-4225R-R312000PHI: 1998-1-1MLB--
    46Drew CarpenterP6-3230R-R232008PHI: 2006-2-65MLB-Free Agent
    24Mike Cervenak3B5-11180R-R312008OAK: 1998-43-1274MLB-Free Agent
    55Clay CondreyP6-3195R-R322002NYA: 1996-94-1730MLB--
    27Chris CosteC6-1205R-R352006Not draftedMLB--
    19Greg Dobbs1B6-1205L-R292004UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    37Chad DurbinP6-1175R-R301999KCA: 1996-3-79MLB-Retired
    21Adam EatonP6-2190R-R302000PHI: 1996-1-11MLB--
    47Scott EyreP6-1200L-L361997TEX: 1991-9-248MLB--
    7Pedro Feliz3B6-1195R-R332000Not draftedMLB--
    40Greg GolsonOF6-0190R-R222008PHI: 2004-1-21MLB-Free Agent
    45Tom GordonP5-9190R-R401988KCA: 1986-6-157MLB--
    35Cole HamelsP6-3170L-L242006PHI: 2002-1-17MLBTexas RangersMLB-Active
    43J.A. HappP6-5205L-L252007PHI: 2004-3-92MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB-Active
    18Brad Harman2B6-1175R-R222008Not draftedMLB--
    6Ryan Howard1B6-4230L-L282004PHI: 2001-5-140MLB-Free Agent
    9Tadahito IguchiIF5-10185R-R332005Not draftedMLB--
    10Geoff JenkinsLF6-1204L-R331998MIL: 1995-1-9MLB--
    38Kyle KendrickP6-3185R-R232007PHI: 2003-7-205MLB-Free Agent
    54Brad LidgeP6-5200R-R312002HOU: 1998-1-17MLB-Retired
    63Ryan MadsonP6-6180L-R272003PHI: 1998-9-254MLBWashington NationalsMLB-Active
    3Louis MarsonC6-1195R-R222008PHI: 2004-4-122MLBLos Angeles AngelsMinors
    50Jamie MoyerP6-0170L-L451986CHN: 1984-6-135MLB-Free Agent
    39Brett MyersP6-4215R-R272002PHI: 1999-1-12MLB-Free Agent
    11Jimmy RollinsSS5-8154B-R292000PHI: 1996-2-46MLB-Free Agent
    16J.C. RomeroP5-11195B-L321999MIN: 1997-21-633MLB-Free Agent
    51Carlos RuizC5-10185R-R282006UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    57Rudy SeanezP5-10190R-R391989CLE: 1986-4-83MLB--
    9Chris SnellingLF-RF5-10165L-L262002Not draftedMLB--
    12Matt StairsDH-1B5-9217L-R401992Not draftedMLB--
    56R.J. SwindleP6-3195L-L242008BOS: 2004-14-425MLB--
    99So TaguchiLF-CF5-10163R-R382002Not draftedMLB--
    33Andy Tracy1B-3B6-3220L-L342000MON: 1996-16-460MLB--
    26Chase Utley2B6-1185L-R292003PHI: 2000-1-15MLB-Free Agent
    8Shane VictorinoRF5-9160R-R272003LAN: 1999-6-194MLB-Free Agent
    44Les WalrondP6-0195L-L312003SLN: 1998-13-378MLB-Free Agent
    28Jayson WerthRF6-5210R-R292002BAL: 1997-1-22MLB-Free Agent

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