2008 San Francisco Giants Roster

The 2008 San Francisco Giants 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 San Francisco Giants Opening Day starters list, a 2008 San Francisco Giants salary list, a 2008 San Francisco Giants uniform number breakdown and a 2008 San Francisco Giants primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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"These guys (the 2008 San Francisco Giants) should go into next year with the confidence that we can contend. With a little more consistency in pitching and the offensive side, we're right there." - San Francisco Giants Manager Bruce Bochy on MLB.com (Chris Haft, 'Giants enter offseason thinking title', 09/30/2008)

2008 San Francisco Giants

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Complete Roster

6-03
230
Right
Right
1984-10-01
6-02
185
Right
Right
1978-12-19
6-03
200
Right
Right
1980-08-24
6-04
195
Left
Left
1982-09-08
6-02
185
Right
Right
1980-02-07
6-02
175
Left
Left
1982-10-31
5-11
170
Right
Left
1984-06-15
6-01
200
Right
Right
1984-08-06
6-02
195
Left
Right
1981-08-18
6-02
200
Right
Right
1979-03-21
5-11
185
Right
Right
1983-03-04
6-00
190
Right
Right
1981-09-21
6-00
195
Left
Left
1982-11-19
6-03
205
Left
Left
1978-04-21
6-05
240
Left
Left
1981-11-04
6-03
235
Right
Right
1981-11-10
6-03
250
Right
Right
1976-05-15
6-02
205
Right
Right
1982-03-16
6-01
200
Right
Right
1968-09-28
6-02
205
Left
Left
1978-05-13
6-00
225
Right
Right
1979-02-07
6-00
210
Right
Right
1979-10-21
5-11
225
Right
Right
1974-07-20
6-01
200
Right
Right
1971-09-02
5-11
185
Right
Right
1985-03-09
6-01
205
Left
Left
1983-07-08
6-00
190
Right
Both
1985-01-17
6-01
200
Right
Right
1981-03-19
5-09
205
Right
Right
1985-08-05
5-08
170
Right
Both
1971-11-30
6-01
195
Right
Left
1987-07-18
6-03
220
Left
Left
1983-09-24
6-03
209
Right
Right
1972-05-19
5-09
175
Right
Right
1982-12-16
6-04
215
Left
Both
1981-05-11
6-01
195
Right
Right
1983-10-07
5-11
268
Right
Both
1986-08-11
6-01
160
Right
Both
1982-05-16
5-09
180
Right
Both
1967-04-24
5-10
195
Right
Right
1980-10-19
6-01
185
Right
Right
1982-11-07
6-02
205
Right
Left
1980-12-09
5-10
180
Left
Left
1972-05-31
6-01
200
Right
Right
1977-08-29
6-01
215
Right
Left
1984-02-15
6-02
195
Left
Left
1983-05-13
6-02
190
Right
Both
1974-06-09
6-00
190
Right
Right
1982-05-24
6-02
210
Left
Left
1968-02-26
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The 2008 San Francisco Giants played 162 games during the regular season, won 72 games, lost 90 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at AT&T Park (Park Factors: 100/100) where 2,863,837 fans witnessed their 2008 Giants finish the season with a .444 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 San Francisco Giants Opening Day starters list, a 2008 San Francisco Giants salary list, a 2008 San Francisco Giants uniform number breakdown and a 2008 San Francisco Giants primary starters list:

2008 San Francisco Giants
Salaries

Barry Zito $14,500,000.00
Aaron Rowand $9,600,000.00
Randy Winn $8,875,000.00
Ray Durham $7,500,000.00
Dave Roberts $6,500,000.00
Bengie Molina $6,250,000.00
Omar Vizquel $5,000,000.00
Rich Aurilia $4,500,000.00
J.T. Snow $1,500,000.00
Kevin Correia $1,075,000.00
Matt Cain $950,000.00
Vinnie Chulk $837,500.00
Tyler Walker $750,000.00
Jose Castillo $650,000.00
Tim Lincecum $405,000.00
Jack Taschner $400,500.00
Kevin Frandsen $397,500.00
Conor Gillaspie $395,000.00
Jonathan Sanchez $395,000.00
Brian Wilson $392,500.00
Fred Lewis $392,000.00
Nate Schierholtz $390,500.00
Eliezer Alfonzo $390,000.00
Brian Bocock $390,000.00
John Bowker $390,000.00
Emmanuel Burriss $390,000.00
Rajai Davis $390,000.00
Travis Denker $390,000.00
Geno Espineli $390,000.00
Alex Hinshaw $390,000.00
Steve Holm $390,000.00
Brian Horwitz $390,000.00
Travis Ishikawa $390,000.00
Osiris Matos $390,000.00
Pat Misch $390,000.00
Ivan Ochoa $390,000.00
Matt Palmer $390,000.00
Ryan Rohlinger $390,000.00
Sergio Romo $390,000.00
Billy Sadler $390,000.00
Pablo Sandoval $390,000.00
Erick Threets $390,000.00
Clay Timpner $390,000.00
Merkin Valdez $390,000.00
Eugenio Velez $390,000.00
Keiichi Yabu $390,000.00

2008 San Francisco Giants
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2008 San Francisco Giants 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)?

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