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2002 Boston Red Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 93-69 .574
Rank: 2nd in American League East
Run Differential: 859-665 + 194
Manager(s): Grady Little
General Manager: Dan Duquette (2002-02-28), Mike Port (2002-11-24), Theo Epstein
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Ballpark: Fenway Park
Payroll: $ 108,366,060 2/30
Attendance: 2,650,862 11/30
Playoffs: -
Top Draft Pick: Jon Lester (#57) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Mike Stanley
Bullpen Coach: Bob Kipper
First Base Coach: Tommy Harper
Hitting Coach: Dwight Evans
Pitching Coach: Tony Cloninger
Third Base Coach: Mike Cubbage

#1 Draft Picks

Tony Clark (#2), Dustin Hermanson (#3), Willie Banks (#3), Wayne Gomes (#4), Trot Nixon (#7), Shane Andrews (#11), Nomar Garciaparra (#12), Manny Ramirez (#13), Cliff Floyd (#14), Jason Varitek (#14), Johnny Damon (#35), Casey Fossum (#48)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10358.640--
9369.57410.5
7884.48125.5
6795.41436.5
55106.34248.0
Full League 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 2002 Boston Red Sox season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    50Benny AgbayaniLF-RF5-11225R-R301998NYN: 1993-30-836MLB--
    2Shane Andrews3B6-0220R-R301995MON: 1990-1-11MLB--
    44Rolando ArrojoP6-4220R-R331998UDFAMLB--
    10Carlos Baerga2B5-11215B-R331990UDFAMLB--
    17Willie BanksP6-1202R-R331991MIN: 1987-1-3MLB--
    38Kevin BrownC6-2215R-R291996TEX: 1994-2-56MLB--
    19John BurkettP6-3215R-R371987SFN: 1983-6-148MLB--
    37Frank CastilloP6-1190R-R331991CHN: 1987-6-140MLB--
    22Tony Clark1B6-7245B-R301995DET: 1990-1-2MLB--
    18Johnny DamonLF6-2190L-L281995KCA: 1992-1-35MLB-Free Agent
    23Brian Daubach1B6-1201L-R301998NYN: 1990-17-454MLB--
    46Juan Diaz1B6-2228R-R282002UDFAMLB--
    43Alan EmbreeP6-2190L-L321992CLE: 1989-5-123MLB--
    12Cliff FloydLF-OF6-4240L-R291993MON: 1991-1-14MLB--
    15Casey FossumP6-1160B-L242001BOS: 1999-1-48MLB--
    34Rich GarcesP6-0215R-R311990UDFAMLB--
    5Nomar GarciaparraSS6-0175R-R281996BOS: 1994-1-12MLB--
    61Wayne GomesP6-2227R-R291997PHI: 1993-1-4MLB--
    53Josh HancockP6-3217R-R242002BOS: 1998-5-145MLB--
    56Chris HaneyP6-3210L-L331991MON: 1990-2-64MLB--
    35Rickey HendersonLF-OF5-10190R-L431979OAK: 1976-4-96MLB--
    31Dustin HermansonP6-2200R-R291995SDN: 1994-1-3MLB--
    29Shea Hillenbrand3B-1B6-1200R-R262001BOS: 1996-10-301MLB--
    46Bob HowryP6-5220L-R281998SFN: 1994-5-144MLB--
    47Sun-Woo KimP6-2180R-R242001UDFAMLB--
    32Derek LoweP6-6230R-R291997SEA: 1991-8-215MLB-Free Agent
    45Pedro MartinezP5-11170R-R301992UDFAMLB--
    26Lou Merloni2B-3B5-10195R-R311998BOS: 1993-10-275MLB--
    28Doug MirabelliC6-1218R-R311996SFN: 1992-5-131MLB--
    58Bryant Nelson2B-LF5-10205B-R282002HOU: 1993-44-1230MLB--
    7Trot NixonRF6-2200L-L281996BOS: 1993-1-7MLB--
    30Jose OffermanSS-2B6-0190B-R331990UDFAMLB--
    36Darren OliverP6-2210R-L311993TEX: 1988-3-63MLB-Free Agent
    24Manny RamirezDH6-0205R-R301993CLE: 1991-1-13MLB-Free Agent
    52Freddy Sanchez2B5-11185R-R242002BOS: 2000-11-332MLB-Free Agent
    13Rey SanchezSS-2B5-9175R-R341991TEX: 1986-13-319MLB--
    41Ugueth UrbinaP6-0205R-R281995UDFAMLB--
    33Jason VaritekC6-2220R-R301997SEA: 1994-1-14MLB--
    49Tim WakefieldP6-2210R-R351992PIT: 1988-8-200MLB--


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