Phillies: Power Ranking Players from the 2008 World Series Championship

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 29: The Philadelphia Phillies celebrate with their fans after they won 4-3 against the Tampa Bay Rays during the continuation of game five of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 29, 2008 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 29: The Philadelphia Phillies celebrate with their fans after they won 4-3 against the Tampa Bay Rays during the continuation of game five of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 29, 2008 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) /
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PHILADELPHIA, PA – OCTOBER 07: Ryan Madson #46 of the Philadelphia Phillies throwsa a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Divisional Series at Citizens Bank Park on October 7, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA – OCTOBER 07: Ryan Madson #46 of the Philadelphia Phillies throwsa a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Divisional Series at Citizens Bank Park on October 7, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images) /

10. team. 6. Dubbed the “Bridge to Lidge” Ryan Madson was the perfect setup man for the Phillies 2008 bullpen. Drafted by the organization in the ninth round in 1998 out of high school Madson is one of four members of the 2008 team still on a major league roster, with Chase Utley, Cole Hamels, and J.A. Happ being the others. 40 of his 82 appearances in 2008 were in the eighth inning where he allowed 10 extra-base hits the entire season en route to Lidge. Madson also finished 14 games and saved one with an ERA a hair over three. During the 2008 playoff run he pitched with a 2.13 ERA in 11 games and allowing zero of nine inherited runners to score.. 4-2, 3.05 ERA, 67 k. . Ryan Madson

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