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2008 CINCINNATI REDS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Cincinnati,OH
Team Record:  74-88   .457
Result:   5th in National League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Dusty Baker
General Manager:   Walt Jocketty
Stadium:  Great American Ballpark
Attendance:  2,058,632
Payroll:  $74,117,695
Playoffs:  -

Cincinnati Reds affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Kent Mercker (40)
Youngest Player:  Jay Bruce (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ken Griffey (9)
Top Hitter:  Adam Dunn (12)
Top Pitcher:  Edinson Volquez (11)
Top Draft Pick:  Yonder Alonso (#7)

Roster Continuity:  62.47%
Top Prospect:   Jay Bruce
National League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Chi Cubs9764.602--
Milwaukee9072.5567.5
Houston8675.53411.0
St. Louis8676.53111.5
Cincinnati7488.45723.5
Pittsburgh6795.41430.5

TEAM INFORMATION
Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Jonathan AdkinsCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Minor League Contract
Jeremy AffeldtCincinnati Reds200820081$ 3,000,000 
Bronson ArroyoBoston Red Sox200620083$ 11,250,000$ 3.75m$0.75m signing bonus
Homer BaileyCincinnati Reds200820081$ 400,000 
Paul BakoCincinnati Reds200820081$ 750,000 Contract purchased from minors
Matt BelisleCincinnati Reds200820081$ 1,250,000 Avoided arbitration
Bill BrayCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Jay BruceCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Minor league contract
Jared BurtonCincinnati Reds200820081$ 395,000 
Jolbert CabreraCincinnati Reds200820081$ 475,000 Minor League Contract
Wilkin CastilloArizona Diamondbacks200820081$ 390,000 
Juan CastroCincinnati Reds200720082$ 2,000,000$ 1.00mExtension replacing 2007 club option. Included Club option for 2009 (not picked up)
Todd CoffeyCincinnati Reds200820081$ 925,000 
Francisco CorderoCincinnati Reds200820114$ 46,000,000$ 11.50mClub option for 2012 ($12m). $500k signing bonus.
Johnny CuetoCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Minor League Contract
Chris DickersonCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Adam DunnCincinnati Reds200820081$ 13,000,000 Option year from 2006 contract
Edwin EncarnacionCincinnati Reds200820081$ 450,000 
Josh FoggCincinnati Reds200820081$ 1,000,000 
Ryan FreelCincinnati Reds200820092$ 7,000,000$ 3.50m
Ken GriffeyCincinnati Reds200020089$ 116,500,000$ 12.94m2009 Club option that was declined
Jerry HairstonCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Minor league contract
Ryan HaniganCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Aaron HarangCincinnati Reds200720104$ 36,500,000$ 9.13mClub option for 2011 ($12.75m)
Scott HattebergCincinnati Reds200820081$ 1,850,000 Option Year from 2007 contract
Norris HopperCincinnati Reds200820081$ 402,500 
Paul JanishCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Jeff KeppingerCincinnati Reds200820081$ 402,500 
Mike LincolnCincinnati Reds200820081$ 550,000 Minor league contract
Gary MajewskiCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Nick MassetChicago White Sox200820081$ 396,000 
Kent MerckerCincinnati Reds200820081$ 600,000 Minor league contract
Micah OwingsArizona Diamondbacks200820081$ 402,000 
Corey PattersonCincinnati Reds200820081$ 3,000,000 Minor league contract
Adam PettyjohnCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Minor League Contract
Andy PhillipsCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Minor League Contract
Brandon PhillipsCincinnati Reds200820114$ 27,000,000$ 6.75mClub option for 2012 ($12m)
Ramon RamirezCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Danny RicharChicago White Sox200820081$ 392,500 
Josh RoenickeCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Contract purchased from minors
Adam RosalesCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 Contract purchased from minors
David RossCincinnati Reds200720082$ 4,500,000$ 2.25mAvoided arbitration. Club option for 2009, released before end of contract
Daryl ThompsonCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Javier ValentinCincinnati Reds200820081$ 1,350,000 Option year from previous contract
Edinson VolquezCincinnati Reds200820081$ 392,500 
Joey VottoCincinnati Reds200820081$ 390,000 
Dave WeathersCincinnati Reds200720082$ 5,000,000$ 2.50m



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