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2008 Akron AerosSeason Roster
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Josh Barfield played for the 2008 Akron Aeros
LeagueEastern LeagueDivisionSouthernLevelAACategoryMinor Leagues
NicknameAeros
LocationAkron,Ohio
Record80-62 (2nd in Eastern League Southern)
BallparkCanal Park
ManagerMike Sarbaugh
CoachesTony Arnold (Pitching Coach), Lee May (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsLost in Finals
Attendance342,816 (Rank: 7th)
MLB Parent OrgCleveland IndiansAffiliate History
Years Available1997-2019

Team History -- 2008 Statistics -- 2008 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions -- About Minor League Data

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2008 Akron Aeros.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2008 baseball season.

2008 Akron Aeros Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
7Michael Aubrey1B6-1 195 L-L 1982-04-15 26Shreveport,Louisiana MLB2001-20112008-2009Southwood (Shreveport,LA)Tulane U.
2003- 1-  11-CLE
 
-Josh Barfield2B6-0 185 R-R 1982-12-17 25Barquisimeto,Venezuela MLB2001-20132006-2009Klein (Klein,TX)
2001- 4- 120-SDN
Free Agent  
-Joe BorowskiP6-2 225 R-R 1971-05-04 37Bayonne,New Jersey MLB1990-20081995-2008Marist (Bayonne,NJ)Rutgers U.
1989-32- 823-CHA
 
74TJ BurtonP6-3 170 R-R 1983-07-30 24Ottawa,Ontario AAA2002-2010-Notre Dame (Ottawa,ON)
2001-18- 547-CLE
 
6Bubbie BuzacheroP5-11 180 R-R 1981-06-13 27Livingston,Tennessee AAA2000-2012-Livingston Academy (Livingston,TN)Tennessee Technological U.
2002-23- 686-TOR
 
-Armando CamacaroC5-11 170 R-R 1980-10-05 27Caracas,Venezuela AAA2001-2009-      
9Brandon ChavesSS6-3 175 B-R 1979-08-05 28Hilo,Hawaii AAA1999-2016-Hilo (Hilo,HI)Hawaii-Hilo
2000-10- 299-PIT
 
1Jose ConstanzaOF5-9 150 B-L 1983-09-01 24Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2005-20172011-2014  
2003-   UDFA-CLE
Free Agent  
26Trevor CroweOF6-0 190 B-R 1983-11-17 24Portland,Oregon MLB2003-20142009-2013Westview (Portland,OR)Arizona
2005- 1-  14-CLE
Free Agent  
8Christopher De La Cruz2B-3B6-0 160 B-R 1982-05-03 26Monte Plata,Dom Rep AAA2002-2010-      
-Kelvin De La CruzP6-5 187 L-L 1988-08-01 19La Vega,Dom Rep AAA2006-2016-     Free Agent  
29James DetersP 6-3 185 R-R 1983-06-04 25Kalamazoo,Michigan AAA2005-2008-Kalamazoo Christian (Kalamazoo,MI)Calvin Col
2005- 7- 214-CLE
 
49Kevin DixonP 6-3 225 R-R 1983-12-16 24Burnsville,Minnesota AA2003-2008-Burnsville (Burnsville,MN)Minnesota St-Mankato
2005- 5- 154-CLE
 
43Ryan EdellP6-1 205 L-L 1983-07-06 24Lexington,Massachusetts AAA2003-2011-Lexington (Lexington,MA)Col. Charleston, California-Irvine
2005- 8- 244-CLE
 
8Damaso EspinoC6-0 160 B-R 1983-05-08 25Los Santos,Panama AAA2000-2014-     Free Agent  
20Chris GimenezC6-2 190 R-R 1982-12-27 25Gilroy,California MLB2002-20182009-2018Gilroy (Gilroy,CA)Nevada
2004-19- 557-CLE
Free Agent  
44Ryan GoleskiOF6-3 225 R-R 1982-03-19 26Warren,Michigan AA2001-2009-Lake Orion (Lake Orion,MI)Eastern Michigan U.
2003-24- 708-CLE
 
-Jerad HeadOF6-1 195 R-R 1982-11-15 25Topeka,Kansas MLB2002-20132011-2011Hayden (Topeka,KS)Washburn U., Kansas St
2006-   UDFA-CLE
Free Agent  
33Stephen Head1B-OF6-3 220 L-L 1984-01-13 24Raymond,Mississippi AAA2003-2011-Hillcrest Christian (Jackson,MS)Mississippi
2005- 2-  62-CLE
 
-Roberto HernandezP6-4 180 R-R 1980-08-30 27Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2002-20162006-2016  
2000-   UDFA-CLE
Free Agent  
45Frank HerrmannP6-4 220 L-R 1984-05-30 24Rutherford,New Jersey MLB2003-20172010-2016Montclair (Montclair,NJ)Harvard U.
2005-   UDFA-CLE
Free Agent  
11Wes Hodges3B6-2 180 R-R 1984-09-14 23Chattanooga,Tennessee AAA2004-2012-Baylor School (Chattanooga,TN)Georgia Tech
2006- 2-  69-CLE
Free Agent  
24David HuffP6-2 185 B-L 1984-08-22 23San Diego,California MLB2004-20162009-2016Edison (Huntington Beach,CA)California-Irvine, UCLA, Cypress Col
2006- 1-  39-CLE
International  
13Matt LaPortaOF6-2 212 R-R 1985-01-08 23Port Charlotte,Florida MLB2004-20142009-2012Port Charlotte (Port Charlotte,FL)Florida
2007- 1-   7-MIL
Retired  
34Scott LewisP6-0 185 L-L 1983-09-26 24Washington Court House,Ohio MLB2002-20102008-2009Washington Court House (Washington Court House,OH)Ohio St
2004- 3-  77-CLE
 
23Chuck LofgrenP6-3 190 L-L 1986-01-29 22Redwood City,California AAA2004-2013-Junipero Serra (San Mateo,CA)
2004- 4- 107-CLE
 
27JD MartinP6-5 175 R-R 1983-01-02 25Ridgecrest,California MLB2001-20192009-2010Sherman E. Burroughs (Ridgecrest,CA)
2001- 1-  35-CLE
DL-7Los Angeles Dodgers (AA)
-Victor MartinezDH6-2 170 B-R 1978-12-23 29Ciudad Bolivar,Venezuela MLB1999-20182002-2018  
1996-   UDFA-CLE
Free Agent  
-Joanniel MonteroP6-5 191 R-R 1986-02-02 22Santo Domingo,Dom Rep AA2005-2009-      
38Randy NewsomP6-2 200 R-R 1982-05-06 26Cincinnati,Ohio AAA2004-2009-St. Xavier (Cincinnati,OH)Tufts U.    
32Shawn NottinghamP6-0 180 L-L 1985-01-22 23Canton,Ohio AAA2003-2009-Jackson (Jackson,OH)
2003-13- 386-SEA
 
10Nathan PantherOF6-2 180 L-L 1981-07-12 26Iowa City,Iowa AAA2002-2008-Muscatine (Muscatine,IA)Muscatine CC
2002-15- 454-CLE
 
40Luis PerdomoP6-0 170 R-R 1984-04-27 24San Cristobal,Dom Rep MLB2006-20162009-2012  
2003-   UDFA-CLE
MinorsWashington Nationals (MLB)
-Doug PickensC6-0 190 R-R 1985-06-19 23Southfield,Michigan AA2005-2011-Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills,MI)Michigan
2007-50-1444-CLE
 
2Brandon Pinckney2B5-9 165 R-R 1982-04-12 26Sacramento,California AAA2002-2014-Elk Grove (Elk Grove,CA)Sacramento City Col
2003-12- 348-CLE
 
12Josh RodriguezSS-2B6-0 180 R-R 1984-12-18 23Houston,Texas MLB2004-20172011-2011South Houston (Houston,TX)Rice U.
2006- 2-  57-CLE
Free Agent  
39Scott RoehlP6-0 200 R-R 1981-08-19 26Kenosha,Wisconsin AAA2001-2010-Shoreland Lutheran (Somers,WI)Arkansas
2003-10- 288-CLE
 
-Carlos SantanaC5-11 170 B-R 1986-04-08 22Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2005-20192010-2019  
2004-   UDFA-LAN
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)
7Reid SantosP6-1 170 L-L 1982-08-24 25Wahiawa,Hawaii AAA2001-2011-James B. Castle (Kaneohe,HI)Saddleback Col
2002-13- 394-CLE
 
51Bronson SardinhaOF6-1 195 L-R 1983-04-06 25Honolulu,Hawaii MLB2001-20112007-2007Kamehameha (Honolulu,HI)
2001- 1-  34-NYA
 
20Tony SippP6-0 185 L-L 1983-07-12 24Pascagoula,Mississippi MLB2002-20192009-2019Moss Point (Moss Point,MS)Mississippi Gulf Coast CC, Clemson U.
2004-45-1333-CLE
ActiveWashington Nationals (MLB)
37Jeff StevensP6-2 205 R-R 1983-09-05 24Berkeley,California MLB2003-20132009-2011Campolindo (Moraga,CA)Loyola Marymount U.
2005- 6- 182-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (MLB)
48Erik StillerP6-5 210 R-R 1984-07-10 23Bryan,Texas AA2003-2010-Bryan (Bryan,TX)Princeton U.    
24Wyatt ToregasC5-11 200 R-R 1982-12-02 25Fairfax,Virginia MLB2002-20112009-2011South Lakes (Reston,VA)Virginia Tech
2004-24- 707-CLE
Free Agent  
40Sung-Wei TsengP5-10 195 R-R 1984-12-28 23Taitung,Taiwan AA2007-2009-      
28Neil WagnerP6-0 200 R-R 1984-01-01 24Minneapolis,Minnesota MLB2003-20172011-2014Eden Prairie (Eden Prairie,MN)North Dakota St
2005-21- 634-CLE
International  
-Jake WestbrookP6-3 200 R-R 1977-09-29 30Athens,Georgia MLB1996-20132000-2013Madison County (Danielsville,GA)
1996- 1-  21-COL
Retired  
25Matt Whitney1B6-4 190 R-R 1984-02-13 24West Palm Beach,Florida AAA2002-2010-Palm Beach Gardens (Palm Beach Gardens,FL)
2002- 1-  33-CLE
 
32Steven WrightP6-1 200 R-R 1984-08-30 23Torrance,California MLB2004-20182013-2018Valley View (Moreno Valley,CA)Hawaii
2006- 2-  56-CLE
RestrictedBoston Red Sox (MLB)
49 Players