2008 Burlington Bees Roster

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 73-65
2nd in the MWL's Western Division
Manager: Brian Rupp (73-65)
Affiliation: Kansas City Royals
Location: Burlington, Iowa
Ballpark: Community Field (Stadium)
Attendance: 68,313, Avg. 1,005 in 68 home dates
2008 Burlington Bees Statistics

Playoffs - Burlington Bees 2 games, Kane County Cougars 0
Finals - Burlington Bees 2 games, South Bend Silver Hawks 0

The Burlington Bees of the Midwest League ended the 2008 season with a record of 73 wins and 65 losses, second in the league's Western Division.

The Bees plated 617 runs and gave up 569 runs. Brian Rupp served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jamar WaltonLRJanuary 5, 19866'4"195Emporia, VA US
Alwin PerezLRApril 4, 19876'0"150Chitre, Herrera PA
Eduardo PaulinoRRSeptember 29, 19855'11"176Nagua, Maria Trinidad Sanchez DO
Adrian OrtizLRJanuary 14, 19876'0"188Bayamon, PR
Mike MoustakasLRSeptember 11, 19886'0"215Los Angeles, CA US
Matt MitchellRRMarch 31, 19896'2"205Barstow, CA US
Kyle MartinRRNovember 22, 19846'0"175Lubbock, TX US
David LoughLLJanuary 20, 19865'11"180Akron, OH US
Yensi LopezRRMarch 13, 19866'0"160San Cristobal, San Cristobal DO
Ray LiottaLLApril 3, 19836'3"220Metairie, LA US
Matt PetersonRRFebruary 11, 19826'5"230Alexandria, LA US
Zach PetersonSRNovember 6, 19846'1"165St. Paul, MN US
Paul RaglioneRRJanuary 15, 19876'5"195Portland, OR US
Nick Van StrattenRRMay 22, 19855'11"195Kansas City, MO US
Wilson TuckerRRJanuary 14, 19856'1"205Nashville, TN US
Jason TaylorRRJanuary 14, 19886'1"210Norfolk, VA US
Ben SwaggertyLLAugust 8, 19826'1"185Knoxville, TN US
Brandon SiskLLJuly 13, 19856'2"220Palestine, TX US
Sam RunionRRNovember 9, 19886'4"220Asheville, NC US
Jake RodriguezRRJuly 24, 19886'2"220Monterey Park, CA US
Clint RobinsonLLFebruary 16, 19856'5"225Jefferson City, MO US
Juan RiveraSRMarch 17, 19876'0"150San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Antonio JimenezRRApril 20, 19876'2"155Salcedo, Hermanas Mirabal DO
Tim HuberLLFebruary 1, 19865'10"190Omaha, NE US
Edward CegarraRRFebruary 27, 19895'11"174Barinas, Barinas VE
Alex CalderaLROctober 1, 19856'3"200El Centro, CA US
Tony BradleyLLJuly 10, 19856'3"205West Palm Beach, FL US
Barry BowdenRRNovember 9, 19846'1"205Vidalia, LA US
Joe BillickRRMay 30, 19856'2"230Cedar Rapids, IA US
Burke BaldwinRLMay 28, 19856'5"215Blue Island, IL US
Todd BaldufSRJuly 6, 19846'2"200Dublin, OH US
Joe AugustineRRJanuary 18, 19856'2"219New Brunswick, NJ US
Henry AriasRRJanuary 6, 19856'3"201Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Chris ChavezLRSeptember 11, 19846'3"195Kingman, AZ US
Luis CotaRRAugust 19, 19856'2"200Hermosillo, Sonora MX
Nicholas DoscherRRMay 20, 19876'2"205Staten Island, NY US
Kelvin HerreraRRDecember 31, 19895'10"200Tenares, Hermanas Mirabal DO
Shawn HayesLRNovember 5, 19846'4"220Worcester, MA US
Danny GutierrezRRMarch 8, 19876'2"200Los Angeles, CA US
Johnny GiavotellaRRJuly 10, 19875'8"185Metairie, LA US
Nick FrancisRRMarch 5, 19866'3"195Tallahassee, FL US
Brent FisherLLAugust 6, 19876'2"190Mesa, AZ US
Zach EvangelhoLRApril 11, 19855'10"185Fresno, CA US
Ryan EigstiRRAugust 24, 19856'1"205Peoria, IL US
Danny DuffyLLDecember 21, 19886'3"205Goleta, CA US
Juan AbreuRRApril 8, 19856'0"185San Francisco de Macoris, Duarte DO

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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