Alex Rodriguez appeared in 138 Major League games during the 2008 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Rodriguez appeared in, specifically relating to his 2008 hitting statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Rodriguez started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"Alex (Rodriguez) is going to be among the elite. If he comes even close to the season he had last year, he'll be in his own league. You try to compare him to somebody, but you can't. He is the only one who has done what he has done." - Alan Trammell (November 1999)
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Alex Rodriguez 2008 Game by Game Batting Logs
Did you know that Alex Rodriguez appeared in 70 games at home, had 257 at-bats, drove in 62 runs, scored 61 times, had 85 hits (18 doubles / 0 triples / 22 home runs), walked 30 times (4 intentional), struck out 60 times, was hit by a pitcher 6 times, sacrificed 5 times (0 hits & 5 flies), and finished at home with a .330 batting average, .406 on base percentage and .657 slugging average?
On the road, Alex Rodriguez appeared in 70 games, had 260 at-bats, drove in 43 runs, scored 46 times, had 72 hits (15 doubles / 0 triples / 14 home runs), walked 37 times (6 intentional), struck out 59 times, was hit by a pitcher 8 times, sacrificed 0 times (0 hits & 0 flies), and finished at home with a .276 batting average, .383 on base percentage and .496 slugging average?
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