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2008 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

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W-L Record: 68-93 .422
Rank: 5th in American League East
Run Differential: 782-869 -87
Manager(s): Dave Trembley
General Manager: Andy MacPhail
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Payroll: $ 67,196,246 22/30
Attendance: 1,950,075 24/30
Top Draft Pick: Brian Matusz (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Dave Jauss
Bullpen Coach: Alan Dunn
First Base Coach: John Shelby
Hitting Coach: Terry Crowley
Pitching Coach: Rick Kranitz
Third Base Coach: Juan Samuel

#1 Draft Picks

Lou Montanez (#3), Adam Loewen (#4), Nick Markakis (#7), Scott Moore (#8), Jeremy Guthrie (#22), Jay Payton (#29), Adam Jones (#37), Garrett Olson (#48), Brian Roberts (#50)
American League East Standings
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  • 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 2008 Baltimore Orioles season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    34Matt AlbersP6-0195L-R252006HOU: 2001-23-686MLBChicago White SoxMinors
    35Greg AquinoP6-1190R-R302004UDFAMLB--
    59Brian BassP6-1195R-R262008KCA: 2000-6-164MLB-Retired
    51Randor BierdP6-4190R-R242008UDFAMLB--
    53Chad BradfordP6-5205R-R331998CHA: 1996-13-377MLB--
    23Ryan BukvichP6-2250R-R302002KCA: 2000-11-314MLB--
    56Brian BurresP6-1165L-L272006SFN: 2000-31-931MLB-Free Agent
    3Freddie Bynum2B6-1180L-R282005OAK: 2000-2-60MLB--
    40Daniel CabreraP6-7170R-R272004UDFAMLBCincinnati RedsMinors
    26Fernando CabreraP6-4175R-R262004CLE: 1999-10-317MLBSan Francisco GiantsMinors
    23Alberto CastilloP6-3210L-L322008SFN: 1994-3-88MLB--
    2Juan Castro2B-3B5-10187R-R361995UDFAMLB--
    38Rocky CherryP6-5210R-R282007CHN: 2002-14-423MLB--
    13Alex CintronSS6-1170B-R292001ARI: 1997-36-1103MLB--
    54Lance CormierP6-1190R-R272004ARI: 2002-4-129MLB--
    12Brandon FaheySS-3B6-2180L-R272006BAL: 2002-12-346MLB--
    46Jeremy GuthrieP6-1200B-R292004CLE: 2002-1-22MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    55Luis Hernandez2B5-10140B-R242007UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    2Ramon HernandezC6-0227R-R321999UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    19Aubrey Huff1B6-4220L-R312000TBA: 1998-5-162MLB-Retired
    43Jim JohnsonP6-5210R-R252006BAL: 2001-5-143MLBAtlanta BravesMLB-Active
    10Adam JonesCF6-2185R-R222006SEA: 2003-1-37MLBBaltimore OriolesMLB-Active
    62Radhames LizP6-2170R-R252007UDFAMLBPittsburgh PiratesMLB-Active
    29Adam LoewenOF6-6220L-L242006BAL: 2002-1-4MLBReading (AA) >> Philadelphia PhilliesMinors
    21Nick MarkakisRF6-2195L-L242006BAL: 2003-1-7MLBAtlanta BravesMLB-Active
    41Bob McCroryP6-0205R-R262008BAL: 2003-4-104MLB--
    31Kam MickolioP6-9256R-R242008SEA: 2006-18-531MLB--
    15Kevin Millar1B-RF6-0185R-R361998UDFAMLB--
    25Jim MillerP6-1200R-R262008COL: 2004-8-230MLBTampa Bay RaysMinors
    3Lou MontanezOF6-2185R-R262008CHN: 2000-1-3MLB-Free Agent
    9Scott Moore3B6-2180L-R242006DET: 2002-1-8MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMinors
    6Melvin Mora3B5-10180R-R361999UDFAMLB--
    18Garrett OlsonP6-1200R-L242007BAL: 2005-1-48MLB-Free Agent
    16Jay PaytonCF-LF5-10185R-R351998NYN: 1994-1-29MLB--
    24Guillermo QuirozC6-1202R-R262004UDFAMLBSan Francisco GiantsMinors
    1Brian Roberts2B5-9170B-R302001BAL: 1999-1-50MLB-Retired
    19Oscar Salazar1B5-11178R-R302002UDFAMLB--
    63Omir SantosC6-1200R-R272008NYA: 2001-21-635MLBWashington NationalsMinors
    45Dennis SarfateP6-4210R-R272006MIL: 2001-9-268MLB--
    30Luke ScottDH6-0210L-R302005CLE: 2001-9-277MLB-Int
    52George SherrillP6-0225L-L312004UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    58Alfredo SimonP6-4170R-R272008UDFAMLBDetroit TigersMLB-Active
    14Eider TorresSS5-9157B-R252008UDFAMLB--
    41Steve TrachselP6-4205R-R371993CHN: 1991-8-216MLB--
    32Jamie WalkerP6-2190L-L361997HOU: 1992-10-265MLB--
    29Chris WatersP6-0170L-L272008ATL: 2000-5-160MLB--

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