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2003 Boston Red Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 95-67 .586
Rank: 2nd in American League East
Run Differential: 961-809 + 152
Roster Continuity 57.26% 20/30
Manager(s): Grady Little
General Manager: Theo Epstein
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Ballpark: Fenway Park
Payroll: $ 99,946,500 6/30
Attendance: 2,724,165 9/30
Playoffs: Lost ALCS (Yankees)
Top Draft Pick: David Murphy (#17) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Jerry Narron
Bullpen Coach: Euclides Rojas
First Base Coach: Dallas Williams
Hitting Coach: Ron Jackson
Pitching Coach: Dave Wallace
Pitching Coach: Tony Cloninger
Third Base Coach: Mike Cubbage

#1 Draft Picks

David McCarty (#3), Trot Nixon (#7), Todd Walker (#8), Nomar Garciaparra (#12), Manny Ramirez (#13), Jason Varitek (#14), Bill Haselman (#23), Todd Jones (#27), Johnny Damon (#35), Casey Fossum (#48)
American League East 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 2003 Boston Red Sox season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    53Andy Abad1B6-1184L-L302001BOS: 1993-16-443MLBCincinnati Reds
    59Hector AlmonteP6-2220R-R271999Not draftedMLB--
    61Bronson ArroyoP6-5180R-R262000PIT: 1995-3-69MLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    17Adrian BrownCF-RF6-0185B-R291997PIT: 1992-48-1351MLBTexas Rangers
    19John BurkettP6-3215R-R381987SFN: 1983-6-148MLB--
    52Bruce ChenP6-1180B-L261998UDFAMLB-Retired
    16Lou CollierSS-LF5-10182R-R291997PIT: 1992-31-875MLB--
    18Johnny DamonLF6-2190L-L291995KCA: 1992-1-35MLB-Free Agent
    43Alan EmbreeP6-2190L-L331992CLE: 1989-5-125MLBBoston Red Sox
    23Casey FossumP6-1160B-L252001BOS: 1999-1-48MLBBaltimore Orioles
    44Chad FoxP6-3190R-R321997CIN: 1992-23-633MLBChicago Cubs
    5Nomar GarciaparraSS6-0175R-R291996BOS: 1994-1-12MLBOakland Athletics
    25Jeremy GiambiRF-LF6-0200L-L281998KCA: 1996-6-169MLB--
    44Bill HaselmanC6-3223R-R371990TEX: 1987-1-23MLB--
    29Shea Hillenbrand3B-1B6-1200R-R272001BOS: 1996-10-301MLBLos Angeles Angels
    46Bob HowryP6-5220L-R291998SFN: 1994-5-144MLBArizona Diamondbacks
    2Damian Jackson2B-SS5-11185R-R291996CLE: 1991-44-1148MLBWashington Nationals
    59Todd JonesP6-3230L-R351993HOU: 1989-1-27MLBDetroit Tigers
    29Gabe KaplerCF-RF6-2208R-R271998DET: 1995-57-1488MLBTampa Bay Rays
    51Byung-Hyun KimP5-11176R-R241999Not draftedMLBPittsburgh Pirates
    32Derek LoweP6-6230R-R301997SEA: 1991-8-214MLB-Free Agent
    38Brandon LyonP6-1170R-R232001TOR: 1999-14-433MLB-Free Agent
    45Pedro MartinezP5-11170R-R311992Not draftedMLBPhiladelphia Phillies
    10David McCarty1B-LF6-5215R-L331993MIN: 1991-1-3MLBBoston Red Sox
    26,55Ramiro MendozaP6-2155R-R311996Not draftedMLBNew York Yankees
    13Lou Merloni2B-3B5-10195R-R321998BOS: 1993-10-275MLBCleveland Indians
    15Kevin Millar1B-RF6-0185R-R311998Not draftedMLBToronto Blue Jays
    28Doug MirabelliC6-1218R-R321996SFN: 1992-5-131MLBBoston Red Sox
    11Bill Mueller3B5-10180B-R321996SFN: 1993-15-414MLBLos Angeles Dodgers
    7Trot NixonRF6-2200L-L291996BOS: 1993-1-7MLBMilwaukee Brewers
    34David OrtizDH6-4237L-L271997UDFAMLB-Retired
    31Robert PersonP6-0194R-R331995CLE: 1989-25-645MLB--
    24Manny RamirezDH6-0205R-R311993CLE: 1991-1-13MLB-Free Agent
    30Ryan RupeP6-5230R-R281999TBA: 1998-6-192MLB--
    26Freddy Sanchez2B5-11185R-R252002BOS: 2000-11-332MLB-Retired
    47Scott SauerbeckP6-3197R-L311999NYN: 1994-23-624MLBCleveland Indians
    17Rudy SeanezP5-10190R-R341989CLE: 1986-4-83MLBLos Angeles Angels
    57Jason ShiellP6-0180R-R262002ATL: 1995-17-477MLBAtlanta Braves
    35,37Jeff SuppanP6-2210R-R281995BOS: 1993-2-49MLB-Retired
    50Mike TimlinP6-4210R-R371991TOR: 1987-5-127MLBColorado Rockies
    51Kevin TolarP6-3225R-L322000CHA: 1989-9-225MLB--
    33Jason VaritekC6-2220R-R311997SEA: 1994-1-14MLBBoston Red Sox
    49Tim WakefieldP6-2210R-R361992PIT: 1988-8-200MLBBoston Red Sox
    12Todd Walker2B6-0181L-R301996MIN: 1994-1-8MLBOakland Athletics
    59Matt WhiteP6-1180R-L252003CLE: 1998-15-453MLBWashington Nationals
    48Scott WilliamsonP6-0185R-R271999CIN: 1997-9-278MLBBaltimore Orioles
    47Steve WoodardP6-4217L-R281997MIL: 1994-5-123MLB--

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