2008 Carolina Mudcats Roster

Southern League (SL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 80-60
Finished 1st in the SL's North Division
Manager: Matt Raleigh (80-60)
Affiliation: Florida Marlins
Location: Zebulon, North Carolina
Ballpark: Five County Stadium
Attendance: 281,012, Avg. 4,073 in 69 home dates
2008 Carolina Mudcats Statistics

Playoffs - Carolina Mudcats 3 games, West Tenn Diamond Jaxx 0
Finals - Mississippi Braves 3 games, Carolina Mudcats 2

The Carolina Mudcats of the Southern League ended the 2008 season with a record of 80 wins and 60 losses, finishing first in the league's North Division.

The Mudcats scored 664 runs and conceded 607 runs. Gaby Sanchez led Carolina with 17 home runs and drove in 92 runs, while leading batters with significant playing time by hitting .314, and Willie Glen topped the team with 9 wins, and Brett Sinkbeil registered a 5.03 earned run average, tops among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Players from the 2008 Carolina Mudcats who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Chris Volstad, Tim Wood, Josh Willingham, Rick van den Hurk, Ryan Tucker, Aaron Thompson, Graham Taylor, Burke Badenhop, Daniel Barone, Brad Davis, Scott Cousins, Chris Coghlan, Tim Corcoran, Jesus Delgado, Brett Hayes, Josh Johnson, Brett Sinkbeil, Gaby Sanchez, Anibal Sanchez, John Raynor, Bryan Petersen, Carlos Martinez, Andrew Miller and Cameron Maybin.

Matt Raleigh served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Carlos AlvarezLLMarch 31, 19855'9"160Maracaibo, Zulia VE
Burke BadenhopRRFebruary 8, 19836'5"205Atlanta, GA US
Daniel BaroneRRApril 24, 19836'2"185San Jose, CA US
Dante BrinkleyRRAugust 21, 19815'11"180Centreville, IL US
Chris CoghlanLRJune 18, 19856'0"195Rockville, MD US
Alberto ConcepcionRRApril 18, 19816'1"220Torrance, CA US
Tim CorcoranRRApril 15, 19786'2"205Baton Rouge, LA US
Scott CousinsLLJanuary 22, 19856'1"200Reno, NV US
Brad DavisRRDecember 29, 19826'1"190San Diego, CA US
Chris De La CruzSRMay 3, 19826'0"175Monte Plata, DO
Jesus DelgadoRRApril 19, 19846'0"225Maracay, Aragua VE
Todd DoolittleRRNovember 1, 19825'10"175Meridian, MS US
Willie GlenRROctober 30, 19776'1"185Indianapolis, IN US
Jeff GogalRLJune 10, 19826'2"195Belleville, NJ US
Kris HarveyRRJanuary 5, 19846'2"200Catawba, NC US
Brett HayesRRFebruary 13, 19846'1"210Pasadena, CA US
Gaby HernandezRRMay 21, 19866'3"215Miami, FL US
Andy JenkinsRRJuly 23, 19836'0"205Salem, OR US
Josh JohnsonLRJanuary 31, 19846'7"250Minneapolis, MN US
Marc LamacchiaRRMarch 27, 19826'1"190Dunedin, FL US
Jacob MarceauxRRFebruary 14, 19846'1"195Crowley, LA US
Carlos MartinezRRMay 26, 19826'1"170Villa Vasquez, Monte Cristi DO
Cameron MaybinRRApril 4, 19876'3"215Asheville, NC US
Manny MayorsonRRMarch 10, 19835'9"195Higuey, La Altagracia DO
Derell McCallRRSeptember 22, 19816'2"230Pensacola, FL US
Nick McCurdyRRJanuary 24, 19806'3"185Thomasville, AL US
Andrew MillerLLMay 21, 19856'7"205Gainesville, FL US
Lee MitchellRRApril 21, 19826'1"200Cartersville, GA US
Chris MobleyRRAugust 16, 19835'11"170Hickory, NC US
Emilio OntiverosRRJanuary 2, 19855'11"170Valencia, Carabobo VE
Smelin PerezSRAugust 26, 19855'10"150Las Matas de Farfan, San Juan DO
Bryan PetersenLRApril 9, 19866'0"200Agoura Hills, CA US
Grant PsomasRRSeptember 2, 19826'3"210Pittsburgh, PA US
John PurdomRRMay 28, 19816'2"230Cincinnati, OH US
Kevin RandelLRJune 11, 19816'1"180Anaheim, CA US
John RaynorRRJanuary 4, 19846'1"205Memphis, TN US
Daron RobertsRRFebruary 25, 19836'0"215Clearwater, FL US
Anibal SanchezRRFebruary 27, 19846'0"205Maracay, Aragua VE
Gaby SanchezRRSeptember 2, 19836'1"235Miami, FL US
Jarrett SantosRRAugust 18, 19816'4"215Visalia, CA US
Lorenzo ScottLLMarch 1, 19826'3"210St. Louis, MO US
Brett SinkbeilRRDecember 26, 19846'2"210Tulsa, OK US
Graham TaylorLLMay 25, 19846'3"225Covington, KY US
Aaron ThompsonLLFebruary 28, 19876'3"205Santa Fe, NM US
Ryan TuckerRRDecember 6, 19866'1"215Burbank, CA US
Rick van den HurkRRMay 22, 19856'5"215Eindhoven, NL
Chris VolstadRRSeptember 23, 19866'8"235Palm Beach Gardens, FL US
Josh WillinghamRRFebruary 17, 19796'2"230Florence, AL US
Tim WoodRRNovember 16, 19826'0"180Tucson, AZ US
Matt YourkinRLJuly 4, 19816'3"235Napa, CA US

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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