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Kansas City Royals

2008 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
66 Bale, John Left   Left   6'4"  210  05/22/1974
19 Bannister, Brian Right   Right   6'2"  217  02/28/1981
34 Davies, Kyle Right   Right   6'1"  211  09/09/1983
31 Duckworth, Brandon Right   Right   6'2"  215  01/23/1976
59 Fulchino, Jeff Right   Right   6'5"  284  11/26/1979
41 Gobble, Jimmy Left   Left   6'3"  208  07/19/1981
21 Greinke, Zack Right   Right   6'2"  192  10/21/1983
44 Hochevar, Luke Right   Right   6'5"  218  09/15/1983
38 Lowery, Devon Left   Right   6'1"  195  03/24/1983
32 Mahay, Ron Left   Left   6'2"  188  06/28/1971
55 Meche, Gil Right   Right   6'3"  214  09/08/1978
58 Musser, Neal Left   Left   6'1"  235  08/25/1980
63 Newman, Josh Left   Left   6'1"  200  06/11/1982
91 Nomo, Hideo Right   Right   6'2"  220  08/31/1968
46 Oviedo, Juan Carlos Right   Right   6'2"  190  03/15/1982
62 Peralta, Joel Right   Right   5'11"  195  03/23/1976
52 Ramirez, Ramon Right   Right   5'11"  190  08/31/1981
49 Ramirez, Horacio Left   Left   6'1"  220  11/24/1979
49 Rosa, Carlos Right   Right   6'1"  208  09/21/1984
28 Soria, Joakim Right   Right   6'3"  199  05/18/1984
51 Tejeda, Robinson Right   Right   6'2"  243  03/24/1982
36 Tomko, Brett Right   Right   6'1"  220  04/07/1973
60 Wells, Kip Right   Right   6'3"  205  04/21/1977
57 Yabuta, Yasuhiko Right   Right   6'2"  185  06/19/1973
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
14 Buck, John Right   Right   6'3"  210  07/07/1980
21 Olivo, Miguel Right   Right   6'0"  230  07/15/1978
12 Tupman, Matt Left   Right   5'11"  185  11/25/1979
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
7 Gload, Ross Left   Left   6'1"  190  04/05/1976
30 Shealy, Ryan Right   Right   6'5"  240  08/29/1979
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
18 Callaspo, Alberto Both   Right   5'9"  195  04/19/1983
12 Grudzielanek, Mark Right   Right   6'1"  190  06/30/1970
31 Smith, Jason Left   Right   6'3"  200  07/24/1977
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
4 Gordon, Alex Left   Right   6'1"  220  02/10/1984
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
4 Aviles, Mike Right   Right   5'10"  204  03/13/1981
1 Pena Jr., Tony Right   Right   6'2"  180  03/23/1981
Left Fielders
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
6 German, Esteban Right   Right   5'9"  195  01/26/1978
Center Fielders
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
12 Maier, Mitch Left   Right   6'2"  211  06/30/1982
Designated Hitters
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
16 Butler, Billy Right   Right   6'1"  240  04/18/1986
25 Ka'aihue, Kila Left   Right   6'4"  235  03/29/1984
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
7 DeJesus, David Left   Left   5'11"  190  12/20/1979
55 Gathright, Joey Left   Right   5'10"  170  04/27/1981
6 Guillen, Jose Right   Right   6'0"  195  05/17/1976
20 Teahen, Mark Left   Right   6'3"  230  09/06/1981
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