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2008 Seattle Mariners (MLB)

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W-L Record: 61-101 .377
Rank: 4th in American League West
Run Differential: 671-811 -140
Roster Continuity 72.78% 7/30
Manager(s): Jim Riggleman, John McLaren
General Manager: Bill Bavasi (2008-06-16), Lee Pelekoudas (2008-10-22), Jack Zduriencik
Location: Seattle, Washington
Ballpark: Safeco Field
Payroll: $ 117,666,482 9/30
Attendance: 2,329,702 19/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Joshua Fields (#20) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Jim Riggleman
Bench Coach: Lee Elia
Bullpen Coach: Norm Charlton
First Base Coach: Eduardo Rodriguez
Hitting Coach: Jeff Pentland
Hitting Coach: Lee Elia
Hitting Coach: Jose Castro
Pitching Coach: Mel Stottlemyre
Third Base Coach: Sam Perlozzo

#1 Draft Picks

Jeff Clement (#3), Brandon Morrow (#5), R.A. Dickey (#18), Brad Wilkerson (#33)
American League West 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 Seattle Mariners season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    58Cha-Seung BaekP6-4190R-R282004Not draftedMLBSan Diego Padres
    50Wladimir BalentienOF6-2160R-R232007Not draftedMLB-Int
    43Miguel BatistaP6-2195R-R371992Not draftedMLBColorado RockiesMinors
    45Erik BedardP6-1180L-L292002BAL: 1999-6-187MLB-Retired
    29Adrian Beltre3B5-11170R-R291998Not draftedMLBTexas RangersMLB-Active
    5Yuniesky Betancourt1B-3B5-10190R-R262005Not draftedMLB-Int
    16Willie Bloomquist2B-SS5-11185R-R302002SEA: 1999-3-95MLB-Retired
    15Jamie BurkeC6-0195R-R362001CAL: 1993-9-243MLBWashington Nationals
    13Miguel Cairo1B-3B6-1160R-R341996Not draftedMLB-Retired
    9Jeff Clement1B6-1210L-R242007SEA: 2005-1-3MLB-Retired
    48Roy CorcoranP6-6200R-R282003UDFAMLBSeattle Mariners
    41R.A. DickeyP6-3205R-R332001TEX: 1996-1-18MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB-Active
    31Ryan FeierabendP6-4200L-L222006SEA: 2003-3-86MLB-Free Agent
    54Sean GreenP6-6230R-R292006COL: 2000-12-347MLB-Free Agent
    34Felix HernandezP6-3170R-R222005Not draftedMLBSeattle MarinersMLB-Active
    23Tug Hulett3B5-10175L-R252008TEX: 2004-14-411MLB-Free Agent
    28Raul IbanezLF6-2200L-R361996SEA: 1992-36-1006MLB-Free Agent
    36Cesar JimenezP5-11180L-L232006Not draftedMLBMilwaukee BrewersMinors
    25Charlton JimersonOF6-3205R-R282006HOU: 2001-5-146MLBSeattle Mariners
    2Kenji JohjimaC6-1198R-R322006Not draftedMLBSeattle Mariners
    32Rob JohnsonC6-0195R-R252007SEA: 2004-4-123MLB-Free Agent
    39Bryan Lahair1B-RF6-5215L-R252008SEA: 2002-39-1180MLB-Free Agent
    4Jose Lopez3B6-2170R-R242004Not draftedMLB-Int
    57Mark LoweP6-4180R-R252006SEA: 2004-5-153MLBDetroit TigersMLB-Active
    26Randy MessengerP6-3239R-R262005FLO: 1999-11-326MLBSeattle Mariners
    35Brandon MorrowP6-3175R-R232007SEA: 2006-1-5MLBSan Diego PadresMLB-Active
    12Mike MorseRF6-5195R-R262005CHA: 2000-3-82MLB-Free Agent
    10Greg Norton3B-1B6-1205B-R351996CHA: 1993-2-59MLBAtlanta Braves
    59Eric O'FlahertyP6-2195L-L232006SEA: 2003-6-176MLBAtlanta Braves60-day DL
    20J.J. PutzP6-5220R-R312003SEA: 1999-6-185MLB-Free Agent
    8Jeremy ReedRF-LF6-0160L-L272004CHA: 2002-2-59MLB-Free Agent
    53Arthur RhodesP6-2205L-L381991BAL: 1988-2-34MLBTexas Rangers
    18Ryan Rowland-SmithP6-3230L-L252007Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    44Richie Sexson1B6-7206R-R331997CLE: 1993-24-671MLBSeattle Mariners
    52Carlos SilvaP6-4225R-R292002Not draftedMLBBoston Red Sox
    51Ichiro SuzukiRF5-11170L-R342001Not draftedMLBMiami MarlinsMLB-Active
    60Justin ThomasP6-3220L-L242008SEA: 2005-4-113MLB-Free Agent
    27Matt TuiasosopoLF6-2210R-R222008SEA: 2004-3-93MLBGwinnett (AAA) >> Atlanta Braves7-day DL
    61Luis Valbuena3B5-10160L-R222008Not draftedMLBHouston Astros15-day DL
    3Jose Vidro2B5-11190B-R331997MON: 1992-6-155MLBMontreal Expos
    56Jarrod WashburnP6-1198L-L331998CAL: 1995-2-31MLBSeattle Mariners
    40Jared WellsP6-4200R-R262008SDN: 2002-31-925MLB-Free Agent
    6Brad WilkersonLF-1B6-0190L-L312001MON: 1998-1-33MLBBoston Red Sox
    49Jake WoodsP6-1195L-L262005ANA: 2001-3-89MLBPhiladelphia Phillies

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