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2008 Minnesota Twins (MLB)

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W-L Record: 88-75 .540
Rank: 2nd in American League Central
Run Differential: 829-745 + 84
Manager(s): Ron Gardenhire
General Manager: Bill Smith
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Ballpark: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Payroll: $ 56,932,766 25/30
Attendance: 2,302,431 21/30
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Aaron Hicks (#14) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Steven Liddle
Bullpen Coach: Rick Stelmaszek
First Base Coach: Jerry White
Hitting Coach: Joe Vavra
Pitching Coach: Rick Anderson
Third Base Coach: Scott Ullger

#1 Draft Picks

Joe Mauer (#1), Delmon Young (#1), Philip Humber (#3), Michael Cuddyer (#9), Adam Everett (#12), Denard Span (#20), Boof Bonser (#21), Glen Perkins (#22)
American League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8974.546--
8875.5401.0
8181.5007.5
7587.46313.5
7488.45714.5
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
33Justin Morneau1B2762397187
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4
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23
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12901768531601020.300.374.499873.199.319.3121.1227.1311712
22Carlos GomezCF2257779149
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24
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7
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5933112514270327.258.296.360656.102.184.3305.6882.4208614
21Delmon YoungLF2257580167
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6914535105771519.290.336.405741.115.191.3383.0057.5233623
7Joe MauerC2553698176
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851184501811121.328.413.451864.123.280.3420.6059.6242633
16Jason KubelDH2646374126
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78014791020712.272.335.471806.199.298.2951.9423.2218517
23Brendan HarrisSS-2B2743457115
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49113998407613.265.327.394721.129.219.3222.5162.0171490
25Alexi Casilla2B2338558108
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50723145201367.281.333.374707.094.187.2981.4555.0144437
2Denard SpanRF2434770102
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47187506043823.294.387.432819.138.314.3391.2057.8150411
8Nick PuntoSS303384396
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281563257015210.284.344.382726.098.219.3351.78169.0129377
5Michael CuddyerRF292493062
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3651254054007.249.330.369699.120.237.2861.6083.092279
24Mike Lamb3B322362055
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3201173204083.233.276.322598.089.157.2561.88236.076261
32Brian Buscher3B272182964
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4702194200076.294.340.390730.096.174.3352.2154.585244
27Craig MonroeDH311632233
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2901164801003.202.274.405679.202.294.2343.0020.466179
55Mike RedmondC371291437
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00120051120015.287.321.333654.047.085.3112.20--43137
12Adam EverettSS311271927
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2000121511640.213.278.323601.110.205.2191.2563.541150
20Matt Tolbert3B-SS261131832
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067171900215.283.322.389711.106.221.3372.71--44123
56Randy RuizDH30621317
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70062101001.274.338.355693.081.177.4003.5062.02268
27Matt Macri3B2634311
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41121000000.324.361.441802.118.176.4355.0034.01536
19Howie Clark1B34802
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001000200000.250.250.500750.250.250.333----48
59Kevin SloweyP24812
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002000100000.250.250.375625.125.125.286----38
11Jason PridieRF-LF244300000001100100.000.200.000200.000.250.0001.00--06
53Nick BlackburnP26301
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0000000000000.333.333.333666.000.000.333----13
15Glen PerkinsP253000000000300100.000.000.0000.000.000-----04
30Scott BakerP26211
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61Livan HernandezP33201
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44Ryan JorgensenC291000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
41Bobby KoreckyP28101
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Batting Totals165056418291572298491117911024252997936485272142.279.337.408745.129.234.3161.8550.823016294
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
53Nick Blackburn2611114.0633330000193224102872339962071.3610.451.071.824.482.46
30Scott Baker261143.4528280000172161666620421416031.188.421.052.207.383.36
59Kevin Slowey2412113.9927273200160161747122241231041.169.061.241.356.925.13
15Glen Perkins251244.412626000015118381742539742131.4710.911.492.324.411.90
61Livan Hernandez331085.462323200013919993851829542101.6312.791.161.863.471.86
26Boof Bonser26375.954712009011813987781636976111.4810.601.222.757.402.69
54Matt Guerrier29695.2176000151768447441237592001.599.951.424.386.991.59
47Francisco Liriano24643.911414000076744033732673011.398.760.833.797.932.09
60Brian Bass26344.9044000141688442371122324001.5611.121.462.914.241.45
36Joe Nathan33121.3268000573967431310518742020.905.690.662.389.794.11
28Jesse Crain26543.576600014062622925624502011.378.860.863.437.142.08
37Dennys Reyes31302.357500016046401212415395021.207.830.782.937.632.60
49Craig Breslow27021.6242000101382497014324100.975.540.003.237.382.29
39Juan Rincon29226.11240006028332119516203001.7510.611.615.146.431.25
41Bobby Korecky28204.5016000901719992860001.509.501.004.003.000.75
17Pat Neshek27014.85150003013127724150001.238.311.382.7710.383.75
38Philip Humber25004.505000201111664560011.338.253.003.754.501.20
50Jose Mijares23010.901000030103110051000.302.700.000.004.50--
18Eddie Guardado37117.71900000712661250002.0015.431.292.576.432.50
Pitching Totals88754.18648163521584214591568745677183406995454251.359.671.132.506.142.45


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