2008 Tucson Sidewinders Roster

Pacific Coast League (PCL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 60-81
4th in the PCL's South Division of the Pacific Conference
Manager: Bill Plummer (60-81)
Affiliation: Arizona Diamondbacks
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Ballpark: Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 245,121, Avg. 3,552 in 69 home dates
2008 Tucson Sidewinders Statistics

The Tucson Sidewinders of the Pacific Coast League ended the 2008 season with a record of 60 wins and 81 losses, fourth in the league's South Division of the Pacific Conference.

The Sidewinders scored 763 runs and allowed 861 runs, most in the circuit. Bill Plummer served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bayron ZepedaLLAugust 29, 19875'10"185Cinco Pinos, NI
Alex RomeroLRSeptember 9, 19836'0"198Maracaibo, Zulia VE
Connor RobertsonRRSeptember 10, 19816'2"225Tuscaloosa, AL US
Tim RainesRRAugust 31, 19795'10"190Memphis, TN US
Yusmeiro PetitRRNovember 22, 19846'1"250Maracaibo, Zulia VE
Jailen PegueroRRJanuary 4, 19816'0"185Azua, Azua DO
Micah OwingsRRSeptember 28, 19826'5"220Gainesville, GA US
Trent OeltjenLLFebruary 28, 19836'1"205Sydney, New South Wales AU
Trot NixonLLApril 11, 19746'1"195Durham, NC US
Matt MorganRRAugust 10, 19816'2"195Visalia, CA US
Miguel MonteroLRJuly 9, 19835'11"210Caracas, Distrito Federal VE
Leo RosalesRRMay 28, 19816'0"205Los Angeles, CA US
Jeff SalazarLLNovember 24, 19806'0"195Oklahoma City, OK US
Max ScherzerRRJuly 27, 19846'3"220St. Louis, MO US
Abe WoodyRRNovember 9, 19825'11"200Tulsa, OK US
Josh WhitesellLLApril 14, 19826'3"220Durham, NC US
Esmerling VasquezRRNovember 7, 19836'1"200Tenares, Hermanas Mirabal DO
Jason UrquidezRRSeptember 12, 19826'0"175Tarzana, CA US
Justin UptonRRAugust 25, 19876'2"205Norfolk, VA US
Chad TracyLRMay 22, 19806'1"205Charlotte, NC US
Matt TorraRRJune 29, 19846'3"225Pittsfield, MA US
Houston SummersRRAugust 20, 19875'10"180Greensboro, NC US
Doug SlatenLLFebruary 4, 19806'5"215Venice, CA US
A. J. ShappiRROctober 16, 19826'2"195Orange, CA US
Jesus MerchanRRMarch 26, 19815'11"180Maracay, Aragua VE
Richard MercadoRRMay 23, 19836'0"220Mission Viejo, CA US
Brandon MeddersRRJanuary 26, 19806'2"195Tuscaloosa, AL US
Josh EllisRRAugust 7, 19846'1"209Cape Girardeau, MO US
Doug DavisRLSeptember 21, 19756'4"215Sacramento, CA US
Jamie D'AntonaRRMay 12, 19826'2"220Greenwich, CT US
Frank CurreriLRDecember 4, 19826'4"210Weymouth, MA US
Juan CruzRROctober 15, 19786'2"170Bonao, Monsenor Nouel DO
Jon CoutlangusLLOctober 21, 19806'1"185Fort Lauderdale, FL US
Wilkin CastilloSRJune 1, 19846'0"200Bani, Peravia DO
Billy BucknerRRAugust 27, 19836'2"205Decatur, GA US
Javier BritoRRMarch 25, 19836'3"210Puerto La Cruz, Anzoategui VE
Emilio BonifacioSRApril 23, 19855'11"205Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Cody EvansRRSeptember 3, 19836'5"190Whittier, CA US
Emiliano FrutoRRJune 6, 19846'3"230Cartagena, Bolivar CO
Dustin GlantRRJuly 20, 19816'2"200Decatur, IN US
Reid MahonRRJune 1, 19836'3"225St. Paul, MN US
Evan MacLaneLLNovember 4, 19826'2"185Chico, CA US
Dave KrynzelLLNovember 7, 19816'1"180Dayton, OH US
Chris KinseyRROctober 18, 19826'3"230Sacramento, CA US
Don KellyLRFebruary 15, 19806'4"190Butler, PA US
Randy JohnsonRLSeptember 10, 19636'10"225Walnut Creek, CA US
Robby HammockRRMay 13, 19775'10"185Macon, GA US
J. C. GutierrezRRJuly 14, 19836'3"245Puerto La Cruz, Anzoategui VE
Matt GreenRRJanuary 5, 19826'4"200Shreveport, LA US
Clint GoocherLLJune 15, 19826'2"195Houston, TX US
Phil AvlasRRDecember 17, 19825'11"183Van Nuys, 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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