2008 Toronto Blue Jays Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 86-76
Finished 4th in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 2,399,786, Avg. 29,627
Ballpark: Rogers Centre
Manager: John Gibbons (35-39)
Manager: Cito Gaston (51-37)
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2008 Toronto Blue Jays Statistics
2008 Toronto Blue Jays Results

The Toronto Blue Jays of the American League ended the 2008 season with a record of 86 wins and 76 losses, finishing fourth in the AL's East Division.

The Blue Jays led the league with just 610 runs allowed. Toronto scored 714 runs. Vernon Wells paced the team with 20 home runs, while Alex Rios and Lyle Overbay walloped 20 or more also. Alex Rios recorded 79 runs batted in and topped all regular batters by hitting .291. Roy Halladay paced the squad with 20 wins, and A. J. Burnett added 15 or more wins, too Roy Halladay recorded a 2.78 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

John Gibbons and Cito Gaston coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jeremy AccardoPRRDecember 18, 19816'0"195Phoenix, AZ USA
Rod BarajasCRRSeptember 5, 19756'2"250Ontario, CA USA
Jose Bautista3BRROctober 19, 19806'0"205Santo Domingo, Di D.R.
Armando BenitezPRRNovember 3, 19726'4"180Ramon Santana, Sa D.R.
A. J. BurnettPRRJanuary 3, 19776'4"230North Little Rock, AR USA
Shawn CampPRRNovember 18, 19756'1"205Fairfax, VA USA
Jesse CarlsonPLLDecember 31, 19806'0"160New Britain, CT USA
Buck CoatsLFLRJune 9, 19826'3"200Fort Benning, GA USA
Robinzon DiazPRRSeptember 19, 19835'11"220Monte Plata, Mo D.R.
Scott DownsPLLMarch 17, 19766'2"215Louisville, KY USA
David EcksteinSSRRJanuary 20, 19755'6"170Sanford, FL USA
Jason FrasorPRRAugust 9, 19775'9"180Chicago, IL USA
Roy HalladayPRRMay 14, 19776'6"225Denver, CO USA
Aaron Hill2BRRMarch 21, 19825'11"200Visalia, CA USA
Joe Inglett2BLRJune 29, 19785'9"175Sacramento, CA USA
Brandon LeaguePRRMarch 16, 19836'2"200Sacramento, CA USA
Adam LindLFLLJuly 17, 19836'2"195Muncie, IN USA
Jesse LitschPRRMarch 9, 19856'1"235Pinellas Park, FL USA
Hector LunaPRRFebruary 1, 19806'1"190Monte Cristi, Mo D.R.
Shaun MarcumPRRDecember 14, 19816'0"195Kansas City, MO USA
John McDonaldSSRRSeptember 24, 19745'9"185New London, CT USA
Dustin McGowanPRRMarch 24, 19826'3"235Savannah, GA USA
Kevin MenchLFRRJanuary 7, 19786'0"215Wilmington, DE USA
Lyle Overbay1BLLJanuary 28, 19776'2"235Centralia, WA USA
John ParrishPLLNovember 26, 19775'11"180Lancaster, PA USA
David PurceyPLLApril 22, 19826'5"245St. Charles, IL USA
Scott RichmondPRRAugust 30, 19796'5"220Vancouver, BC CAN
Alex RiosRFRRFebruary 18, 19816'5"210Coffee, AL USA
Scott Rolen3BRRApril 4, 19756'4"245Evansville, IN USA
B. J. RyanPLLDecember 28, 19756'6"230Bossier City, LA USA
Marco ScutaroIFRROctober 30, 19755'10"185San Felipe, Ya Venezuela
Travis SniderLFLLFebruary 2, 19886'0"230Kirkland, WA USA
Matt StairsLFLRFebruary 27, 19685'9"200St. John, NB CAN
Shannon StewartLFRRFebruary 25, 19746'0"175Cincinnati, OH USA
Brian TalletPLLSeptember 21, 19776'6"220Midwest City, OK USA
Curtis ThigpenCRRApril 19, 19835'11"190Dallas, TX USA
Frank ThomasPRRMay 27, 19686'5"240Columbus, GA USA
Jorge VelandiaSSRRJanuary 12, 19755'9"160Caracas, Di Venezuela
Randy WellsPRRAugust 28, 19826'5"230Belleville, IL USA
Vernon WellsCFRRDecember 8, 19786'1"230Shreveport, LA USA
Brad WilkersonRFLLJune 1, 19776'0"200Owensboro, KY USA
Brian WolfePRRNovember 29, 19806'2"230Fullerton, CA USA
Gregg ZaunCBRApril 14, 19715'10"170Glendale, CA USA



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