Season Information
Team Name
2008 San Francisco Giants
League
National League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
72-90 (.444)   GBL: -12
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 12 / 24
Runs For/Against
640 / 759   Diff: -119
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Spring Ballpark
Scottsdale Stadium (Scottsdale,Arizona)
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
11
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
9
Years Active
1883-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
2008-12-26Randy JohnsonSigned by Giants (1-year)P-OF6-10230RL1963-09-10Walnut Creek,CA
1985-  2-  36-MON
MLB1988-20091983-2009
2008-12-12Roger BresnahanTraded by Giants to Cardinals for Red Murray, Bugs Raymond and Admiral Schlei.C-OF5-9200RR1879-06-11Toledo,OH
MLB1897-19151897-1915
2008-12-12Admiral SchleiTraded by Cardinals with Red Murray and Bugs Raymond to Giants for Roger Bresnahan.C-1B5-8179RR1878-01-12Cincinnati,OH
MLB1904-19111904-1911
2008-12-12Bugs RaymondTraded by Cardinals with Red Murray and Admiral Schlei to Giants for Roger Bresnahan.P5-10180RR1882-02-24Chicago,IL
MLB1904-19111904-1911
2008-12-12Red MurrayTraded by Cardinals with Bugs Raymond and Admiral Schlei to Giants for Roger Bresnahan.OF-C5-10190RR1884-03-04Arnot,PA
MLB1906-19171906-1917
2008-12-11Kyle HainesSelected by Phillies from Giants in Rule V draftSS-2B6-1170BR1982-07-28Olney,IL
2004- 31- 940-SFN
AA2003-2013
2008-12-11Ben CopelandSelected by Athletics from Giants in Rule V draftOF-rf6-1195LL1983-12-17Bradford,PA
2005-  4- 132-SFN
AAA2003-2012
2008-12-11Luis PerdomoSelected by Giants from Cardinals in Rule V draftP6-0170RR1984-04-27San Cristobal,DR
2003-  0-   0-CLE
MLB2009-20122006-2016
2008-12-04Edgar RenteriaSigned by Giants (2-years)SS-2b6-1180RR1975-08-07Barranquilla,CB
1992-  0-   0-MIA
MLB1996-20111992-2011
2008-12-03Bob HowrySigned by Giants (1-year)P6-5220LR1973-08-04Phoenix,AZ
1994-  5- 144-SFN
MLB1998-20101994-2010
2008-11-17Jeremy AffeldtSigned by Giants (2-years)P6-4185LL1979-06-05Phoenix,AZ
1997-  3-  91-KCA
MLB2002-20151997-2015
2008-11-03Josh PhelpsSigned by Giants to minor league contractC-1B6-3220RR1978-05-02Anchorage,AK
1996- 10- 279-TOR
MLB2000-20081996-2010
2008-11-01Justin MillerSigned by Giants to minor league contractP6-2195RR1977-08-27Torrance,CA
1997-  5- 162-COL
MLB2002-20101977-2011
2008-10-30Ivan OchoaSigned by GiantsSS-2B5-10140RR1982-12-16Guarcara,VZ
2000-  0-   0-CLE
MLB2008-20082001-2011
2008-10-10Travis DenkerClaimed off waivers by Padres from Giants2B-3B5-11190RR1985-08-05Fountain Valley,CA
2003- 21- 631-LAN
MLB2008-20082003-2017
2008-09-24J.T. SnowSigned by Giants to 1-day contract1B-OF6-2205LL1968-02-26Long Beach,CA
1989-  5- 129-NYA
MLB1992-20061989-2006
2008-09-01Guillermo RodriguezReleased by GiantsC-1B5-11195RR1978-05-15Barquisimeto,VZ
1995-  0-   0-SFN
MLB2007-20091996-2012
2008-08-20Jose CastilloClaimed off waivers by Astros from Giants2B-SS6-1198RR1981-03-19Las Mercedes,VZ
1997-  0-   0-PIT
MLB2004-20081999-2016
2008-07-20Steve HammondTraded by Brewers with Darren Ford to Giants for Ray DurhamP6-2205RL1982-04-30Vallejo,CA
2005-  6- 175-MIL
AAA2005-2014
2008-07-20Ray DurhamTraded by Giants to Brewers for Darren Ford and Steve Hammond2B-DH5-8180BR1971-11-30Charlotte,NC
1990-  5- 132-CHA
MLB1995-20081990-2008
2008-07-20Darren FordTraded by Brewers with Steve Hammond to Giants for Ray DurhamCF-OF6-1195RR1985-10-01Vineland,NJ
2004- 18- 526-MIL
MLB2010-20112005-2019
2008-06-02Scott MunterSigned by Giants to minor league contractP6-6235RR1980-03-07Norfolk,NE
2001- 47-1411-SFN
MLB2005-20072001-2012
2008-04-23Rajai DavisClaimed off waivers by Athletics from GiantsCF-OF5-11170RR1980-10-19Norwich,CT
2001- 38-1134-PIT
MLB2006-20192001-2019
2008-04-04Steve KlineReleased by GiantsP-SS6-1215BL1972-08-22Sunbury,PA
1993-  8- 223-CLE
MLB1997-20071978-2008
2008-03-22Jose CastilloClaimed off waivers by Giants from Marlins2B-SS6-1198RR1981-03-19Las Mercedes,VZ
1997-  0-   0-PIT
MLB2004-20081999-2016
2008-03-12Randy MessengerReleased by GiantsP6-3239RR1981-08-13Reno,NV
1999- 11- 326-MIA
MLB2005-20091999-2019
2008-03-12Jose CapellanClaimed off waivers by Reds from GiantsP6-3170RR1981-01-13Cotui,DR
1998-  0-   0-ATL
MLB2004-20082001-2009
2008-03-05Scott WilliamsonReleased by GiantsP6-0185RR1976-02-17Fort Polk,LA
1997-  9- 278-CIN
MLB1999-20071995-2011
2008-02-08Vinnie ChulkSigned by Giants (1-year)P6-2185RR1978-12-19Miami,FL
2000- 12- 358-TOR
MLB2003-20122000-2012
2008-02-08Kevin CorreiaSigned by Giants (1-year)P6-3180RR1980-08-24San Diego,CA
2002-  4- 127-SFN
MLB2003-20152000-2015
2008-01-18Brad HennesseySigned by Giants (1-year)P6-2185RR1980-02-07Toledo,OH
2001-  1-  21-SFN
MLB2004-20082001-2011
2008-01-11Brett HarperInvited to spring training by Giants1B-3B6-4180LR1981-07-13Salt Lake City,UT
2000- 45-1343-NYN
AAA2001-2016
2008-01-11Brian HorwitzInvited to spring training by GiantsOF-LF6-2180RR1982-11-07Santa Monica,CA
2003- 26- 782-OAK
MLB2008-20082001-2010
2008-01-11Victor SantosInvited to spring training by GiantsP6-3175RR1976-10-02San Pedro de Macoris,DR
1995-  0-   0-DET
MLB2001-20071996-2010
2008-01-11Ben CopelandInvited to spring training by GiantsOF-rf6-1195LL1983-12-17Bradford,PA
2005-  4- 132-SFN
AAA2003-2012
2008-01-11Mike McBrydeInvited to spring training by GiantsOF-cf6-1194RR1985-03-22West Palm Beach,FL
2006-  5- 146-SFN
AAA2004-2011
2008-01-11Jackson WilliamsInvited to spring training by GiantsC5-11200RR1986-05-14Tulsa,OK
2007-  1-  43-SFN
MLB2014-20152005-2018
2008-01-11Emmanuel BurrissInvited to spring training by GiantsSS-2B6-0170BR1985-01-17Washington,DC
2006-  1-  33-SFN
MLB2008-20162004-2017
2008-01-11Keiichi YabuInvited to spring training by GiantsP6-2200RR1968-09-28Mie,JP
2005-  0-   0-OAK
MLB2005-20081994-2010
2008-01-11Pablo SandovalInvited to spring training by Giants3B-1B5-11180BR1986-08-11Carabobo,VZ
2002-  0-   0-SFN
MLB2008-20192004-2019
2008-01-11Brian BocockInvited to spring training by GiantsSS-2B5-11185RR1985-03-09Harrisonburg,VA
2006-  9- 266-SFN
MLB2008-20102004-2014
2008-01-11Scott McClainInvited to spring training by Giants3B-1B6-4210RR1972-05-19Simi Valley,CA
1990- 22- 604-BAL
MLB1998-20081990-2009
2008-01-11Ivan OchoaInvited to spring training by GiantsSS-2B5-10140RR1982-12-16Guarcara,VZ
2000-  0-   0-CLE
MLB2008-20082001-2011
2008-01-11Justin LeoneInvited to spring training by Giants3B-OF6-1190RR1977-03-09Las Vegas,NV
1999- 13- 395-SEA
MLB2004-20061999-2009
2008-01-11Steve HolmInvited to spring training by GiantsC-3B6-0195RR1979-10-21Sacramento,CA
2001- 17- 526-SFN
MLB2008-20112000-2012
2008-01-11Bartolome FortunatoInvited to spring training by GiantsP6-1178RR1980-07-27Santo Domingo,DR
1996-  0-   0-TBA
MLB2004-20062000-2011
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