2008 Los Angeles Angels Roster

The 2008 Los Angeles Angels team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2008 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 2008 Los Angeles Angels Opening Day starters list, a 2008 Los Angeles Angels salary list, a 2008 Los Angeles Angels uniform number breakdown and a 2008 Los Angeles Angels primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"It's a nice milestone (100 wins). There are things more important we (the 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim) accomplished, but for as hard as these guys worked -- how they put out since Spring Training -- 100 is a nice round number." - Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Manager Mike Scioscia on MLB.com (Lyle Spencer, 09/28/08)
2008 Los Angeles Angels


2008 Los Angeles Angels Official Logo

Complete Roster

6-03
185
Right
Right
1986-08-24
6-00
190
Right
Right
1984-03-12
6-05
210
Right
Right
1978-10-24
6-04
215
Right
Right
1978-12-06
6-06
210
Right
Right
1979-09-27
6-03
235
Right
Right
1984-07-26
6-06
235
Right
Right
1978-10-23
6-02
225
Right
Right
1979-08-31
6-04
190
Right
Right
1981-12-26
6-04
220
Right
Right
1982-10-22
6-03
250
Left
Right
1970-10-06
6-00
195
Right
Right
1982-01-07
6-02
175
Right
Right
1983-01-10
6-03
215
Left
Left
1981-06-16
6-01
200
Right
Right
1981-02-18
6-01
175
Right
Right
1975-07-22
6-04
205
Right
Right
1973-11-06
6-01
210
Right
Right
1984-07-01
6-07
210
Right
Right
1982-10-04
5-11
205
Right
Right
1979-08-15
6-00
205
Right
Right
1983-03-31
6-01
225
Right
Right
1981-10-31
6-00
230
Right
Right
1983-04-08
5-10
195
Right
Both
1984-01-14
6-00
200
Right
Right
1982-08-08
5-08
180
Right
Both
1978-01-22
5-08
185
Right
Both
1980-09-12
5-11
220
Right
Right
1983-07-12
6-03
220
Left
Left
1983-02-22
6-01
200
Right
Right
1977-03-17
6-00
200
Right
Right
1985-04-26
6-01
200
Right
Both
1982-08-16
6-03
225
Right
Both
1980-04-11
6-03
185
Right
Right
1985-03-02
6-03
190
Left
Left
1972-06-30
6-03
235
Right
Right
1975-02-09
6-02
220
Right
Right
1975-07-18
6-03
210
Right
Both
1974-08-25
6-01
242
Right
Both
1983-06-20
6-02
220
Right
Right
1978-04-03
5-11
185
Right
Both
1981-05-30


The 2008 Los Angeles Angels played 162 games during the regular season, won 100 games, lost 62 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Angel Stadium (Park Factors: 105/105) where 3,336,747 fans witnessed their 2008 Angels finish the season with a .617 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 2008 Los Angeles Angels Opening Day starters list, a 2008 Los Angeles Angels salary list, a 2008 Los Angeles Angels uniform number breakdown and a 2008 Los Angeles Angels primary starters list:


2008 Los Angeles Angels
Salaries

Torii Hunter $16,500,000.00
Vladimir Guerrero $15,500,000.00
Garret Anderson $12,600,000.00
Jon Garland $12,000,000.00
Francisco Rodriguez $10,000,000.00
Gary Matthews $9,400,000.00
John Lackey $7,333,333.00
Chone Figgins $4,750,000.00
Scot Shields $4,250,000.00
Juan Rivera $2,025,000.00
Darren Oliver $2,000,000.00
Maicer Izturis $1,200,000.00
Robb Quinlan $1,050,000.00
Jered Weaver $435,000.00
Howie Kendrick $432,500.00
Reggie Willits $432,500.00
Mike Napoli $425,000.00
Joe Saunders $425,000.00
Ervin Santana $420,000.00
Erick Aybar $415,000.00
Chris Bootcheck $415,000.00
Jeff Mathis $415,000.00
Nick Adenhart $390,000.00
Jose Arredondo $390,000.00
Matt Brown $390,000.00
Ryan Budde $390,000.00
Kevin Jepsen $390,000.00
Kendrys Morales $390,000.00
Dustin Moseley $390,000.00
Darren O'Day $390,000.00
Sean Rodriguez $390,000.00
Freddy Sandoval $390,000.00
Alex Serrano $390,000.00
Rich Thompson $390,000.00
Bobby Wilson $390,000.00
Brandon Wood $390,000.00
Shane Loux $325,000.00

Did you know that a 2008 Los Angeles Angels Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac14h
Mad 😉 at McFarland (@McFarlandBooks) for sending us Sixty-One in '61 (amazon.com/exec/obidos/as…) on Valentine's Day.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac15h
#TUESDAYTRIVIA: Dave Winfield went from University of Minnesota to #SanDiego #Padres, without playing MiLB! He was… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac16h
Sign stealing history; including the use of buzzers, binoculars, scoreboard spies, television cameras, even the App… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac17h
RIP Dick Scott (😥). LHP with #Dodgers (1963) and #Cubs (1964). DYK he was the first Traip Academy (@TraipAcademy) g… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac18h
A very important graph: ┃ ⚾️ Mood ┃ ╱ Level ┃… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac16 Feb
OTD1924 Tony Boeckel died in a car crash. The first #MLB player killed in an automobile accident. The newspaper sto… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac16 Feb
RIP Tony Fernández 😥. An AMAZING 17-year career, 5x All-Star, 4x Gold Glove winner, a cycle, a World Series ring, s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac15 Feb
February 15 is National Wisconsin Day, birthplace to 245 #MLB players, seventeen All-Stars, and four Hall of Fame p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac14 Feb
Happy Valentine's Day baseball fans. There are 55 ballplayers who were born OTD, 6 all-stars. 24 passed away on Feb… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac13 Feb
Baseball Almanac Player of the Day. Catfish Hunter. How did he get that nickname? DYK he was the youngest pitcher t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac13 Feb
Matt Antonelli, 2008 #Padres, retired from game (MiLB) in 2013. Today, found Antonelli Baseball, his EXCELLENT YouT… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac13 Feb
@SCPPJM Good morning Shawn, send me an email please and I'll get you (your son) a data dump to help you with his project. ❤️⚾️
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac12 Feb
Baseball Almanac Player of the Day. Dom DiMaggio. Born OTD1917, The Little Professor had a 34-game hitting streak i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac12 Feb
OTD2016: #NewYork #Mets RHP Jenrry Mejia received a permanent suspension from #MLB and #MiLB after testing positive… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac11 Feb
#TuesdayTrivia - this #HOF player died OTD1950. He hit .354 in 1924, .357 in 1925, .360 in 1929, and .355 in 1930 -… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac11 Feb
OTD2002: #MLB owners approved the sale of the #FloridaMarlins & #MontrealExpos. John Henry sold #Marlins to Jeffre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac11 Feb
#TuesdayTrivia: Born OTD1944, he is "The Original Padre" -- the very first #Padres player ever drafted. He went on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac11 Feb
#TuesdayTrivia: Born OTD1949 (in #Panama), he was the first #Milwaukee #Brewers LEFTY to hit 40+ home runs in a sin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Baseball Almanac@BaseballAlmanac11 Feb
#TuesdayTrivia: This #Score #BaseballCard set was the first one they released. Do you remember the year it was issu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
Desktop Version