2008 MLB All-Star Game Roster

By on July 7, 2008 in

The rosters for the 2008 All-Star Game have been released. The Red Sox, Yankees, and Cubs are well represented among the starters.  Both the Angels and the Cubs each send two starting pitchers and their closer. The Last man ballot, as well as the managers’ choices for starting pitchers are not available yet.

The 2008 All-Star Game will be held on July 15th at Yankee Stadium.

AL Starters

Catcher: Joe Mauer, Twins

First Base: Kevin Youkilis, Red Sox
Second Base: Dustin Pedroia, Red Sox
Shortstop: Derek Jeter, Yankees
Third Base: Alex Rodriguez, Yankees

Josh Hamilton, Rangers
Manny Ramirez, Red Sox
Ichiro Suzuki, Mariners

David Ortiz (DL), Red Sox

AL Reserve

Dioner Navarro, Rays
Jason Varitek, Red Sox

1B Justin Morneau, Twins
2B Ian Kinsler, Rangers
SS Michael Young, Rangers
3B Joe Crede, White Sox
3B Carlos Guillen, Tigers

Milton Bradley, Rangers

Joe Saunders, Angels
Justin Duchscherer, Athletics
Scott Kazmir, Rays
Cliff Lee, Indians
Roy Halladay, Blue Jays
Joe Nathan, Twins
Mariano Rivera, Yankees
Joakim Soria, Royals
Ervin Santana, Angels
Jonathan Papelbon, Red Sox
Francisco Rodriguez, Angels
George Sherrill, Orioles

NL Starters

Catcher: Geovany Soto, Cubs

First Base: Lance Berkman, Astros
Second Base: Chase Utley, Phillies
Shortstop: Hanley Ramirez, Marlins
Third Base: Chipper Jones, Braves

Ryan Braun, Brewers
Kosuke Fukudome, Cubs
Alfonso Soriano, Cubs

NL Reserve

Russell Martin, Dodgers

1B Brian McCann, Braves
1B Adrian Gonzalez, Padres
1B Albert Pujols, Cardinals
2B Dan Uggla, Marlins
3B Aramis Ramirez, Cubs
SS Cristian Guzman, Nationals
SS Miguel Tejada, Astros

Matt Holliday, Rockies
Ryan Ludwick, Cardinals
Nate McLouth, Pirates


Ryan Dempster, Cubs
Aaron Cook, Rockies
Brad Lidge, Phillies
Dan Haren, Diamondbacks
Ben Sheets, Brewers
Tim Lincecum, Giants
Billy Wagner, Mets
Edinson Volquez, Reds
Brian Wilson, Giants
Brandon Webb, Diamondbacks
Carlos Zambrano, Cubs
Kerry Wood, Cubs


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