2008 Toronto Blue Jays Roster

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

"I think we (2008 Toronto Blue Jays) have to get off to a good start. Early in the year, the problem we had was no hitting. I think it's getting better." - Toronto Blue Jays Manager Cito Gaston on MLB.com (Jordan Bastian, 09/28/08)
2008 Toronto Blue Jays


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Complete Roster

6-00
195
Right
Right
1981-12-08
6-04
180
Right
Right
1972-11-03
6-04
230
Right
Right
1977-01-03
6-00
205
Right
Right
1975-11-18
6-01
160
Left
Left
1980-12-31
6-02
220
Left
Left
1976-03-17
5-09
180
Right
Right
1977-08-09
6-06
225
Right
Right
1977-05-14
6-02
215
Right
Right
1983-03-16
6-01
195
Right
Right
1985-03-09
6-00
195
Right
Right
1981-12-14
6-03
235
Right
Right
1982-03-24
5-11
181
Left
Left
1977-11-26
6-05
235
Left
Left
1982-04-22
6-05
225
Right
Right
1979-08-30
6-06
250
Left
Left
1975-12-28
6-07
210
Left
Left
1977-09-21
6-05
230
Right
Right
1982-08-28
6-03
220
Right
Right
1980-11-29
6-02
250
Right
Right
1975-09-05
5-11
190
Right
Right
1983-04-19
5-10
170
Right
Both
1971-04-14
6-00
205
Right
Right
1980-10-19
170
Right
Right
1975-01-20
5-11
200
Right
Right
1982-03-21
5-09
175
Right
Left
1978-06-29
5-09
185
Right
Right
1974-09-24
6-02
235
Left
Left
1977-01-28
6-04
245
Right
Right
1975-04-04
5-10
185
Right
Right
1975-10-30
5-09
160
Right
Right
1975-01-12
6-03
195
Right
Left
1982-06-09
6-02
195
Left
Left
1983-07-17
6-00
230
Right
Right
1978-01-07
6-05
210
Right
Right
1981-02-18
6-00
235
Left
Left
1988-02-02
5-09
175
Right
Left
1968-02-27
6-00
175
Right
Right
1974-02-25
6-01
230
Right
Right
1978-12-08
6-00
200
Left
Left
1977-06-01
6-00
225
Right
Right
1983-09-19
6-01
190
Right
Right
1980-02-01
6-05
275
Right
Right
1968-05-27


The 2008 Toronto Blue Jays played 164 games during the regular season, won 88 games, lost 76 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Rogers Centre (Park Factors: 98/98) where 2,399,786 fans witnessed their 2008 Blue Jays finish the season with a .537 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 Toronto Blue Jays Opening Day starters list, a 2008 Toronto Blue Jays salary list, a 2008 Toronto Blue Jays uniform number breakdown and a 2008 Toronto Blue Jays primary starters list:


2008 Toronto Blue Jays
Salaries

A.J. Burnett $13,200,000.00
Frank Thomas $12,560,000.00
B.J. Ryan $12,000,000.00
Scott Rolen $11,625,000.00
Roy Halladay $10,000,000.00
Lyle Overbay $6,750,000.00
Alex Rios $4,835,000.00
David Eckstein $4,500,000.00
Gregg Zaun $3,750,000.00
Vernon Wells $3,687,500.00
Brad Wilkerson $3,000,000.00
Scott Downs $2,250,000.00
John McDonald $1,900,000.00
Marco Scutaro $1,550,000.00
Shannon Stewart $1,500,000.00
Jason Frasor $1,125,000.00
Rod Barajas $700,000.00
Brian Tallet $640,000.00
Aaron Hill $410,000.00
Dustin McGowan $404,100.00
Shaun Marcum $402,500.00
Brandon League $400,300.00
Jesse Litsch $395,800.00
Brian Wolfe $395,500.00
Jeremy Accardo $392,200.00
Buck Coats $392,100.00
Jesse Carlson $390,000.00
Robinzon Diaz $390,000.00
Joe Inglett $390,000.00
Adam Lind $390,000.00
David Purcey $390,000.00
Scott Richmond $390,000.00
Travis Snider $390,000.00
Curtis Thigpen $390,000.00
Randy Wells $390,000.00


2008 Toronto Blue Jays
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 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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