Season Information
Team Name
2008 Texas Rangers
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
79-83 (.488)   GBL: -21
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
2 / 9 / 18
Runs For/Against
901 / 967   Diff: -66
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Spring Ballpark
Surprise Stadium (Surprise,Arizona)
Top Draft Pick
Justin Smoak (1-11)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
25
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
9
Years Active
1961-2020
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2008 Texas Rangers Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    4Joaquin Arias232SS-3B6-1160RR1984-09-21Santo Domingo,DR
    2001-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB2006-20152002-20150.000DR
    53Joaquin Benoit308P6-3205RR1977-07-26Santiago,DR
    1996-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB2001-20171997-20170.000DR
    9Hank Blalock2773B-DH6-1190LR1980-11-21San Diego,CA
    1999-  3- 105-TEX
    MLB2002-20101999-20106.064US
    41Brandon Boggs251RF-OF6-0190BR1983-01-09Marietta,GA
    2004-  4- 111-TEX
    MLB2008-20112002-20150.000US
    29Jason Botts2741B-OF6-6245BR1980-07-26Paso Robles,CA
    1999- 46-1375-TEX
    MLB2005-20082000-20140.000US
    21Milton Bradley309CF-OF6-0180BR1978-04-15Harbor City,CA
    1996-  2-  40-MON
    MLB2000-20111996-20110.000US
    23Ben Broussard3171B-OF6-2220LL1976-09-24Beaumont,TX
    1999-  2-  65-CIN
    MLB2002-20081999-20130.000US
    22Marlon Byrd307CF-OF6-0225RR1977-08-30Boynton Beach,FL
    1999- 10- 306-PHI
    MLB2002-20161999-20160.000US
    27Frank Catalanotto34122B-LF6-0195LR1974-04-27Smithtown,NY
    1992- 10- 280-DET
    MLB1997-20101992-201010.171US
    17Nelson Cruz274DH-OF6-3170RR1980-07-01Monte Cristi,DR
    1998-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB2005-20192001-20190.000DR
    19Chris Davis2211B-DH6-3210LR1986-03-17Longview,TX
    2006-  5- 148-TEX
    MLB2008-20192006-20190.000US
    65Joselo Diaz282P-C6-0225RR1980-04-13San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1996-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB2006-20081997-20110.000DR
    6German Duran2312B-SS5-10185RR1984-08-03Zacatenas,MX
    2005-  6- 189-TEX
    MLB2008-20082004-20140.113MX
    16Jason Ellison306OF-CF5-10180RR1978-04-04Quincy,CA
    2000- 22- 661-SFN
    MLB2003-20082000-20090.000US
    39Scott Feldman254P6-4210RR1983-02-07Kailua,HI
    2003- 30- 886-TEX
    MLB2005-20172003-20170.000US
    50Frank Francisco284P6-2179RR1980-06-11Santo Domingo,DR
    1996-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB2004-20141999-20140.000DR
    14Kazuo Fukumori311P6-1172RR1976-08-04Miyazaki,JP
    2007-  0-   0-TEX
    MLB2008-20081995-20100.000JP
    13Kason Gabbard263P6-4200LL1982-04-08Oxford,OH
    2000- 29- 872-BOS
    MLB2006-20082001-20101.138US
    54Franklyn German286P6-4170RR1980-01-20San Cristobal,DR
    1996-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB2002-20081998-20110.000DR
    52Brian Gordon281OF-P6-0193LR1979-08-16Round Rock,TX
    1997-  7- 233-ARI
    MLB2008-20111997-20140.000US
    18Eddie Guardado3716P6-0194RL1970-10-02Stockton,CA
    1990- 21- 570-MIN
    MLB1993-20091991-20090.000US
    32Josh Hamilton272CF-LF6-4240LL1981-05-21Raleigh,NC
    1999-  1-   1-TBA
    MLB2007-20151999-20160.000US
    54Matt Harrison221P6-3190LL1985-08-16Durham,NC
    2003-  3-  97-ATL
    MLB2008-20152003-20150.000US
    35Tommy Hunter211P6-3255RR1986-07-03Indianapolis,IN
    2007-  1-  54-TEX
    MLB2008-20192006-20190.000US
    37Eric Hurley221P6-4195RR1985-09-17Jacksonville,FL
    2004-  1-  30-TEX
    MLB2008-20082004-20120.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    31Jason Jennings298P6-2242RR1978-07-17Dallas,TX
    1999-  1-  16-COL
    MLB2001-20091999-20110.000US
    5Ian Kinsler2632B-P6-0175RR1982-06-22Tucson,AZ
    2003- 17- 496-TEX
    MLB2006-20192002-20190.000US
    15Gerald Laird286C-OF6-2195RR1979-11-13Westminster,CA
    1998-  2-  45-OAK
    MLB2003-20151999-20160.000US
    58Wes Littleton253P6-3200RR1982-09-02Hayward,CA
    2003-  4- 106-TEX
    MLB2006-20082001-20121.052US
    43Kameron Loe265P6-8220RR1981-09-10Simi Valley,CA
    2002- 20- 592-TEX
    MLB2004-20132000-20170.000US
    60Warner Madrigal241P-OF6-0190RR1984-03-21San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    2001-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB2008-20092003-20160.000DR
    49Doug Mathis251P6-2218RR1983-06-07Phoenix,AZ
    2005- 13- 399-TEX
    MLB2008-20102005-20140.000US
    20Brandon McCarthy244P6-7180RR1983-07-07Glendale,CA
    2002- 17- 510-CHA
    MLB2005-20182002-20180.000US
    2Adam Melhuse368C-1B6-2185BR1972-03-27Santa Clara,CA
    1993- 13- 378-TOR
    MLB2000-20081993-20090.000US
    46Luis Mendoza242P6-3180RR1983-10-31Veracruz,MX
    2000-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB2007-20132002-20190.000MX
    30Travis Metcalf2523B-1B6-3200RR1982-08-17Manhattan,KS
    2004- 11- 321-TEX
    MLB2007-20082002-20111.014US
    33Kevin Millwood3312P6-4220RR1974-12-24Gastonia,NC
    1993- 11- 320-ATL
    MLB1997-20121993-20120.000US
    7David Murphy263LF-OF6-3195LL1981-10-18Houston,TX
    2003-  1-  17-BOS
    MLB2006-20152001-20160.000US
    47AJ Murray262P6-3200BL1982-03-17Vernal,UT
    2000- 19- 574-TEX
    MLB2007-20082001-20100.000US
    57Dustin Nippert274P6-7210RR1981-05-06Wheeling,WV
    2002- 15- 459-ARI
    MLB2005-20102002-20100.000US
    44Vicente Padilla3010P6-2200RR1977-09-07Chinandoga,NI
    1998-  0-   0-ARI
    MLB1999-20121999-20130.000NI
    35Sidney Ponson3111P6-1225RR1976-11-02Oranjestad,AA
    1993-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1998-20091994-20100.000AA
    51Elizardo Ramirez255P6-0140RR1983-01-28Villa Mella,DR
    1999-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB2004-20082002-20100.000DR
    51Max Ramirez231C-1B5-11170RR1984-10-11Barquisimeto,VZ
    2002-  0-   0-ATL
    MLB2008-20102004-20180.000VZ
    29Ryan Roberts2732B-3B5-10190RR1980-09-19Fort Worth,TX
    2003- 18- 530-TOR
    MLB2006-20142002-20150.000US
    59Josh Rupe253P6-2180RR1982-08-18Portsmouth,VA
    2002-  3-  90-CHA
    MLB2005-20112001-20120.000US
    25Jarrod Saltalamacchia232C-1B-6-4235BR1985-05-02West Palm Beach,FL
    2003-  1-  36-ATL
    MLB2007-20182003-20180.000US
    16Chris Shelton2841B-C6-0200RR1980-06-26Salt Lake City,UT
    2001- 33- 984-PIT
    MLB2004-20092001-20100.000US
    2Taylor Teagarden241C-1B6-1200RR1983-12-21Dallas,TX
    2005-  3-  99-TEX
    MLB2008-20152003-20150.000US
    55Robinson Tejeda264P6-3188RR1982-03-24Bani,DR
    1998-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB2005-20111999-20150.000DR
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    12Ramon Vazquez318SS-2B5-11176LR1976-08-21Aibonito,PR
    1995- 27- 734-SEA
    MLB2001-20091995-20120.000PR
    56Bill White292P6-3210LL1978-11-20Louisville,KY
    2000-  3-  99-ARI
    MLB2007-20082000-20100.000US
    36CJ Wilson274P6-2195LL1980-11-18Newport Beach,CA
    2001-  5- 141-TEX
    MLB2005-20152001-20160.000US
    45Jamey Wright3413P6-5221RR1974-02-24Oklahoma City,OK
    1993-  1-  28-COL
    MLB1996-20141993-20140.000US
    10Michael Young319SS-2B6-1175RR1976-10-19Covina,CA
    1997-  5- 149-TOR
    MLB2000-20131997-20130.000US
    55 record(s)
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