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2008 TAMPA BAY RAYS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Petersburg,FL
Team Record:  97-65   .599
Result:   1st in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Maddon
General Manager:   Andrew Friedman
Stadium:  Tropicana Field
Attendance:  1,780,791
Payroll:  $43,820,597
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Philadelphia)

Tampa Bay Rays affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mike DiFelice (39)
Youngest Player:  Reid Brignac (22)
Longest Tenure:  Carl Crawford (7)
Top Hitter:  Carlos Pena (12)
Top Pitcher:  James Shields (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Tim Beckham (#1)

Roster Continuity:  61.67%
Top Prospect:   Evan Longoria
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Tampa Bay9765.599--
Boston9567.5862.0
NY Yankees8973.5498.0
Toronto8676.53111.0
Baltimore6893.42228.5

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Carlos Pena1B-DH30$ 6,000,000   
Carl CrawfordLF26$ 5,375,000   
Troy PercivalP38$ 3,897,797   
Scott KazmirP24$ 3,785,000   
Chad BradfordP33$ 3,666,666   
Dan WheelerP30$ 2,875,000   
Cliff FloydLF-OF35$ 2,750,000   
Akinori IwamuraIF29$ 2,400,000   
Al ReyesP38$ 2,300,000   
Rocco BaldelliCF26$ 2,250,000   
Trever MillerP35$ 1,600,000   
Jonny GomesLF27$ 1,275,000   
Gary GloverP31$ 1,075,000   
James ShieldsP26$ 1,000,000   
Eric Hinske1B30$ 800,000   
Jason BartlettSS28$ 416,600   
Gabe GrossLF28$ 414,000   
Edwin JacksonP24$ 412,700   
Dioner NavarroC24$ 412,500   
Scott DohmannP30$ 412,400   
B.J. UptonCF23$ 412,100   
Dan Johnson1B28$ 410,000   
Matt GarzaP24$ 404,600   
Willy AybarIF25$ 401,200   
Nathan HaynesOF28$ 400,000   
Kurt BirkinsP27$ 397,600   
J.P. HowellP25$ 397,400   
Jason HammelP25$ 396,300   
Andy SonnanstineP25$ 395,800   
Ben Zobrist2B27$ 395,800   
Shawn RiggansC27$ 392,100   
Elliot Johnson2B24$ 390,000   


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