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2008 Cincinnati Reds (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-88 .457
Rank: 5th in National League Central
Run Differential: 704-800 -96
Manager(s): Dusty Baker
General Manager: Dan O'Brien (2008-01-23), Brad Kullman (2008-02-05), Wayne Krivsky (2008-04-23), Walt Jocketty
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Ballpark: Great American Ballpark
Payroll: $ 74,117,695 18/30
Attendance: 2,058,632 23/30
Top Draft Pick: Yonder Alonso (#7) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Chris Speier
Bullpen Coach: Juan Lopez
First Base Coach: Billy Hatcher
Hitting Coach: Brook Jacoby
Pitching Coach: Dick Pole
Third Base Coach: Mark Berry

#1 Draft Picks

Ken Griffey (#1), Corey Patterson (#3), Kent Mercker (#5), Homer Bailey (#7), Jay Bruce (#12), Bill Bray (#13), Scott Hatteberg (#43)
National League Central Standings
Full League 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 2008 Cincinnati Reds season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    64Jonathan AdkinsP6-0200L-R302003OAK: 1998-9-255MLB--
    41Jeremy AffeldtP6-4185L-L292002KCA: 1997-3-91MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLB-Active
    61Bronson ArroyoP6-5180R-R312000PIT: 1995-3-69MLBArizona Diamondbacks60-day DL
    34Homer BaileyP6-4185R-R222007CIN: 2004-1-7MLBCincinnati Reds60-day DL
    9Paul BakoC6-2205L-R361998CIN: 1993-5-148MLB--
    31Matt BelisleP6-3195R-R282003ATL: 1998-2-52MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-Active
    45Bill BrayP6-3215L-L252006MON: 2004-1-13MLB-Free Agent
    32Jay BruceRF6-3195L-L212008CIN: 2005-1-12MLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    51Jared BurtonP6-5220R-R272007OAK: 2002-8-248MLBNew York Yankees7-day DL
    54Jolbert Cabrera2B-CF6-0177R-R351998UDFAMLB--
    26Wilkin CastilloC6-0170B-R242008UDFAMLBWest Virginia (A-) >> Pittsburgh PiratesMinors
    7Juan Castro2B-3B5-10187R-R361995UDFAMLB--
    56Todd CoffeyP6-5225R-R272005CIN: 1998-41-1220MLB-Free Agent
    48Francisco CorderoP6-2200R-R331999UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    47Johnny CuetoP5-10185R-R222008UDFAMLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    21Chris DickersonOF-DH6-4212L-L262008CIN: 2003-16-471MLBBuffalo (AAA) >> Toronto Blue JaysRestricted List
    44Adam DunnDH-1B6-6235L-R282001CIN: 1998-2-50MLB-Retired
    28Edwin Encarnacion1B-DH6-1175R-R252005TEX: 2000-9-274MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB-Active
    33Josh FoggP6-2205R-R312001CHA: 1998-3-89MLB--
    6Ryan FreelCF-3B5-10185R-R322001TOR: 1995-10-272MLB--
    3Ken GriffeyCF6-3205L-L381989SEA: 1987-1-1MLB--
    15Jerry Hairston3B-LF5-10173R-R321998BAL: 1997-11-345MLB-Retired
    29Ryan HaniganC6-1180R-R272007UDFAMLBBoston Red Sox60-day DL
    39Aaron HarangP6-7240R-R302002TEX: 1999-6-195MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLB-Active
    21Scott HattebergC-1B6-1205L-R381995BOS: 1991-1-43MLB--
    52Danny Ray HerreraP5-8145L-L232008TEX: 2006-45-1345MLB--
    30Norris HopperOF5-10210R-R292006KCA: 1998-8-227MLB--
    7Paul JanishSS-3B6-2180R-R252008CIN: 2004-5-138MLBNorfolk (AAA) >> Baltimore OriolesMinors
    27Jeff Keppinger2B-3B6-0180R-R282004PIT: 2001-4-114MLB-Free Agent
    57Mike LincolnP6-2211R-R331999MIN: 1996-13-367MLB--
    38Gary MajewskiP6-2200R-R282004CHA: 1998-2-59MLB--
    40Nick MassetP6-4190R-R262006TEX: 2000-8-244MLBMiami MarlinsMLB-Active
    50Kent MerckerP6-2195L-L401989ATL: 1986-1-5MLB--
    56Micah OwingsOF6-5220R-R252007ARI: 2005-3-83MLB-Free Agent
    23Corey PattersonOF5-9180L-R282000CHN: 1998-1-3MLB-Free Agent
    63Adam PettyjohnP6-3190R-L312001DET: 1998-2-73MLB--
    46Andy Phillips3B6-0205R-R312004NYA: 1999-7-231MLB--
    4Brandon Phillips2B5-11185R-R272002MON: 1999-2-57MLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    58Ramon RamirezP5-10172R-R252008UDFAMLB--
    62Danny Richar2B5-11165R-R252007UDFAMLB--
    65Josh RoenickeP6-3195R-R252008CIN: 2006-10-294MLBColorado Springs (AAA) >> Milwaukee BrewersMinors
    60Adam RosalesSS6-2195R-R252008CIN: 2005-12-362MLBTexas RangersMLB-Active
    26David RossC6-2205R-R312002LAN: 1998-7-216MLBChicago CubsMLB-Active
    53Daryl ThompsonP6-1170R-R222008MON: 2003-8-237MLB-Free Agent
    17Javier ValentinC5-10200B-R321997MIN: 1993-3-93MLB--
    36Edinson VolquezP6-1160R-R242005UDFAMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    19Joey Votto1B6-3200L-R242007CIN: 2002-2-44MLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    25Dave WeathersP6-3230R-R381991TOR: 1988-3-82MLB--

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