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2002 Tampa Bay RaysSeason Roster
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Delvin James played for the 2002 Tampa Bay Rays
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameDevil Rays
LocationTampa,Florida
Record55-106 (5th in American League East)League Rank14thMLB Rank30th
BallparkTropicana Field
ManagerHal McRaeGeneral ManagerChuck Lamar
CoachesJackie Brown (Pitching Coach), Glenn Ezell (Bullpen Coach), Tom Foley (Third Base Coach), Billy Hatcher (Bench Coach), Lee May (First Base Coach), Milt May (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickB.J. Upton (#2)
Payroll$34,380,000 (Rank: 30th)
Attendance1,065,742 (Rank: 28th)
Minor League AffiliatesDurham Bulls (AAA) 80-84 ... Orlando Rays (AA) 58-79 ... Bakersfield Blaze (A+) 69-72 ... Charleston (sc) RiverDogs (A) 60-76 ... Hudson Valley Renegades (A-) 26-49 ... Princeton Devil Rays (Rk) 19-49 ...
Years Available1998-2019

Team History -- 2002 Statistics -- 2002 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2002 Tampa Bay Rays.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2002 baseball season.

2002 Tampa Bay Rays Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
3Brent Abernathy2B6-1 185 R-R 1977-09-23 24Atlanta,Georgia MLB1997-20092001-2005Lovett School (Atlanta,GA)
1996- 2-  44-TOR
 
40Wilson AlvarezP6-1 245 L-L 1970-03-24 32Maracaibo,Venezuela MLB1987-20051989-2005  
1986-   UDFA-TEX
 
37Brandon BackeP6-0 185 R-R 1978-04-05 24Galveston,Texas MLB1997-20092002-2009Ball (Galveston,TX)Galveston Col
1998-18- 552-TBA
 
45Dewon BrazeltonP6-4 214 R-R 1980-06-16 22Tullahoma,Tennessee MLB1999-20102002-2006Tullahoma (Tullahoma,TN)Middle Tennessee St
2001- 1-   3-TBA
 
38Lance CarterP6-1 190 R-R 1974-12-18 27Bradenton,Florida MLB1994-20071999-2006Manatee (Bradenton,FL)State Col Florida Manatee-Sarasota
1994-21- 583-KCA
 
46Jesus ColomeP6-2 170 R-R 1979-03-23 23San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1994-20152001-2010  
1996-   UDFA-OAK
 
4Jason ContiRF-CF5-11 180 L-R 1975-01-27 27Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1996-20062000-2004Seneca Valley (Harmony,PA)Pittsburgh
1996-32- 965-ARI
 
28Steve Cox1B6-4 222 L-L 1974-10-31 27Delano,California MLB1992-20051999-2002Monache (Porterville,CA)
1992- 5- 144-OAK
 
8Carl CrawfordLF6-2 219 L-L 1981-08-05 20Houston,Texas MLB1999-20162002-2016Davis (Houston,TX)
1999- 2-  52-TBA
Free Agent  
38Doug CreekP6-0 210 L-L 1969-03-01 33Winchester,Virginia MLB1989-20051995-2005Martinsburg (Martinsburg,WV)Georgia Tech
1991- 7- 181-SLN
 
36Luis De Los SantosP6-2 216 R-R 1977-11-01 24Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1995-20032002-2002      
5Felix EscalonaSS-2B6-0 196 R-R 1979-03-12 23Puerto Cabello,Venezuela MLB1996-20082002-2005  
1995-   UDFA-HOU
 
6John FlahertyC6-1 200 R-R 1967-10-21 34New York,New York MLB1986-20051992-2005St. Joseph Regional (Montvale,NJ)George Washington U.
1988-25- 641-BOS
 
39Lee GardnerP6-0 219 R-R 1975-01-16 27Hartland,Michigan MLB1995-20082002-2008Hartland (Hartland,MI)Central Michigan U.
1998-   UDFA-TBA
 
9Chris GomezSS6-1 195 R-R 1971-06-16 31Los Angeles,California MLB1990-20081993-2008Lakewood (Lakewood,CA)Long Beach St, Loyola Marymount U.
1992- 3-  84-DET
 
18Ben GrieveRF6-4 230 L-R 1976-05-04 26Arlington,Texas MLB1994-20051997-2005James Martin (Arlington,TX)
1994- 1-   2-OAK
 
44Toby HallC6-3 205 R-R 1975-10-21 26Tacoma,Washington MLB1997-20112000-2008El Dorado (Placerville,CA)UNLV
1997- 9- 294-TBA
 
58Travis HarperP6-4 195 L-R 1976-05-21 26Harrisonburg,Virginia MLB1995-20062000-2006Circleville (Circleville,WV)James Madison U.
1998-   UDFA-TBA
 
15Paul HooverC6-1 210 R-R 1976-04-14 26Columbus,Ohio MLB1995-20102001-2010Steubenville (Steubenville,OH)Kent St
1997-23- 714-TBA
 
19Aubrey HuffDH-1B6-4 220 L-R 1976-12-20 25Marion,Ohio MLB1997-20122000-2012Brewer (Fort Worth,TX)Miami, Vernon Col
1998- 5- 162-TBA
Retired  
48Delvin JamesP6-4 222 R-R 1978-01-03 24Nacogdoches,Texas MLB1996-20052002-2002Nacogdoches (Nacogdoches,TX)
1996-14- 424-TBA
 
54Jason JimenezP6-2 208 R-L 1976-01-10 26Modesto,California MLB1997-20042002-2002Elk Grove (Elk Grove,CA)San Jose St
1997-28- 864-TBA
 
25Russ Johnson3B5-10 180 R-R 1973-02-22 29Baton Rouge,Louisiana MLB1992-20071997-2005Denham Springs (Denham Springs,LA)Louisiana St
1994- 1-  30-HOU
 
17Joe KennedyP6-4 225 R-L 1979-05-24 23La Mesa,California MLB1998-20072001-2007El Cajon Valley (El Cajon,CA)Grossmont Col
1998- 8- 252-TBA
 
51Steve KentP5-11 170 B-L 1978-10-03 23Frankfurt,Germany MLB1999-20122002-2002Ellison (Killeen,TX)Florida International U., Odessa Col
1999- 9- 275-SEA
 
52Tom MartinP6-1 200 L-L 1970-05-21 32Charleston,South Carolina MLB1989-20091997-2007Bay (Panama City,FL)
1988- 6- 139-BAL
 
20David McCartyLF6-5 215 R-L 1969-11-23 32Houston,Texas MLB1989-20051993-2005Sharpstown (Houston,TX)Stanford U.
1991- 1-   3-MIN
 
61Travis PhelpsP6-2 170 R-R 1977-07-25 24Neosho,Missouri MLB1996-20092001-2004Wheaton (Wheaton,MO)Crowder Col
1996-89-1721-TBA
 
33Damian RollsRF6-2 205 R-R 1977-09-15 24Manhattan,Kansas MLB1996-20092000-2004F.L. Schlagle (Kansas City,KS)
1996- 1-  23-LAN
 
24Ryan RupeP6-5 230 R-R 1975-03-31 27Houston,Texas MLB1994-20061999-2003Northbrook (Houston,TX)Texas A&M U.
1998- 6- 192-TBA
 
10Jared Sandberg3B6-3 185 R-R 1978-03-02 24Olympia,Washington MLB1996-20072001-2003Capital (Olympia,WA)
1996-16- 484-TBA
 
26Andy Sheets2B6-2 180 R-R 1971-11-19 30Baton Rouge,Louisiana MLB1990-20071996-2002St. Amant (St. Amant,LA)Louisiana St, Tulane U.
1992- 4- 110-SEA
 
20Bobby Smith3B-1B6-3 190 R-R 1974-05-10 28Oakland,California MLB1992-20061998-2002Fremont (Oakland,CA)
1992-11- 313-ATL
 
29Jason Smith3B-SS6-3 190 L-R 1977-07-24 24Meridian,Mississippi MLB1997-20152001-2009Demopolis (Demopolis,AL)Meridian CC
1996-43-1288-TBA
 
59Jorge SosaP6-2 180 B-R 1978-04-28 24Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1997-20142002-2010  
1995-   UDFA-COL
 
53Jason StandridgeP6-4 217 R-R 1978-11-09 23Birmingham,Alabama MLB1997-20172001-2007Hewitt-Trussville (Trussville,AL)
1997- 1-  31-TBA
 
49Tanyon SturtzeP6-5 205 R-R 1970-10-12 31Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1990-20091995-2008Saint Peter-Marian (Worcester,MA)Quinsigamond CC
1990-23- 636-OAK
 
14Jason TynerLF6-1 170 L-L 1977-04-23 25Beaumont,Texas MLB1996-20092000-2008West Brook (Beaumont,TX)Texas A&M U.
1998- 1-  21-NYN
 
23Greg VaughnDH-LF6-0 202 R-R 1965-07-03 36Sacramento,California MLB1986-20031989-2003Kennedy (Sacramento,CA)Miami
1986- 1-   4-MIL
 
41Paul WilsonP6-5 235 R-R 1973-03-28 29Orlando,Florida MLB1992-20081996-2005Boone (Orlando,FL)Florida St
1994- 1-   1-NYN
 
2Randy WinnCF6-2 175 B-R 1974-06-09 28Los Angeles,California MLB1994-20101998-2010San Ramon Valley (Danville,CA)Santa Clara U.
1995- 3-  65-FLO
 
43Esteban YanP6-4 230 R-R 1974-06-22 28Campina del Seibo,Dom Rep MLB1993-20111996-2006  
1990-   UDFA-ATL
 
60Victor ZambranoP6-0 190 R-R 1975-08-06 26Los Teques,Venezuela MLB1994-20102001-2007  
1993-   UDFA-NYA
 
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