Season Information
Team Name
1998 San Francisco Giants
League
National League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
89-74 (.546)   GBL: -9.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
2 / 5 / 8
Runs For/Against
845 / 739   Diff: +106
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Tony Torcato (1-19)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
19
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
9
Years Active
1883-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1998-12-23F.P. SantangeloSigned as Free Agent by Giants.OF-2B5-10190BR1967-10-24Livonia,MI
1989- 20- 514-MON
MLB1995-20011989-2002
1998-12-21Troy BrohawnTraded by Giants with Chris Van Rossum to Diamondbacks for Felix Rodriguez.P6-1190LL1973-01-14Cambridge,MD
1994-  4- 116-SFN
MLB2001-20031994-2004
1998-12-14Ismael ReynosoSelected by Giants from Marlins in Rule 5 minor league draftSS-3B5-10170RR1978-06-17Santa Cruz del Seibo,DR
A+1995-2000
1998-12-08Felix RodriguezTraded by Diamondbacks to Giants for Chris Van Rossum and Troy Brohawn.P-C6-1190RR1972-09-09Monte Cristi,DR
1989-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1995-20061991-2009
1998-12-04Greg HansellSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-5224RR1971-03-12Bellflower,CA
1989- 10- 267-BOS
MLB1995-19991989-2004
1998-12-04Bronswell PatrickSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-1220RR1970-09-16Pitt County,NC
1988- 23- 593-OAK
MLB1998-19991988-2005
1998-11-22Alexander RamirezSigned as nondrafted free agent by GiantsSS-2B6-1160RR1982-03-15San Pedro de Macoris,DR
Rk2000-2001
1998-11-20Miguel Del ToroSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-1160RR1972-06-22Sonora,MX
1992-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1999-20001992-2000
1998-11-19Bronswell PatrickSigned by GiantsP6-1220RR1970-09-16Pitt County,NC
1988- 23- 593-OAK
MLB1998-19991988-2005
1998-11-13Ellis BurksSigned as Free Agent by Giants.OF-DH6-2205RR1964-09-11Vicksburg,MS
1983-  1-  20-BOS
MLB1987-20041983-2004
1998-11-10Dante PowellTraded by Giants to Diamondbacks for Alan Embree.OF-CF6-2185RR1973-08-25Long Beach,CA
1994-  1-  22-SFN
MLB1997-20011994-2002
1998-11-10Alan EmbreeTraded by Diamondbacks to Giants for Dante Powell.P6-2190LL1970-01-23Vancouver,WA
1989-  5- 125-CLE
MLB1992-20091990-2010
1998-10-30Angel ChavezSigned as nondrafted free agent by GiantsSS-3B6-0175RR1981-07-22David,PN
1998-  0-   0-SFN
MLB2005-20052000-2015
1998-10-30Ben WeberSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-4180RR1969-11-07Port Arthur,TX
1991- 20- 536-TOR
MLB2000-20051990-2006
1998-10-28Aaron FultzSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-0196LL1973-09-04Memphis,TN
1992-  6- 159-SFN
MLB2000-20071992-2009
1998-10-23Aaron Fultzre-signed by GiantsP6-0196LL1973-09-04Memphis,TN
1992-  6- 159-SFN
MLB2000-20071992-2009
1998-10-02Chris JonesReleased by Giants.OF-RF6-2210RR1965-12-16Utica,NY
1985-  4- 105-TOR
MLB1991-20001984-2004
1998-09-14Alex DiazReleased by Giants.P6-2160RR1979-07-15Santo Domingo,DR
A+1999-2001
1998-08-17Jason BresterTraded by Giants to Rockies completing trade in which Giants sent OF Darryl Hamilton RHP Jim Stoops and a player to be named to Rockies for OF Ellis Burks (July 31 1998)P6-3190LL1976-12-07Lincoln,NE
1995-  2-  46-SFN
AA1995-2005
1998-07-31Jim StoopsTraded by Giants with Jason Brester and Darryl Hamilton to Rockies for Ellis Burks.P6-2180RR1972-06-30Edison,NJ
1995-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1998-19981995-2004
1998-07-31Darryl HamiltonTraded by Giants with Jason Brester and Jim Stoops to Rockies for Ellis Burks.OF-CF6-1192LR1964-12-03Baton Rouge,LA
1986- 11- 269-MIL
MLB1988-20011986-2001
1998-07-31Ellis BurksTraded by Rockies to Giants for Jason Brester, Jim Stoops and Darryl Hamilton.OF-DH6-2205RR1964-09-11Vicksburg,MS
1983-  1-  20-BOS
MLB1987-20041983-2004
1998-07-24Jacob CruzTraded by Giants with RHP Steve Reed to Indians for RHP Jose Mesa LHP Alvin Morman and 2B Shawon Dunston July 24 1998OF-RF6-0179LL1973-01-28Oxnard,CA
1994-  1-  32-SFN
MLB1996-20051994-2010
1998-07-24Jose MesaTraded by Indians with LHP Alvin Morman and 2B Shawon Dunston to Giants for RHP Steve Reed and OF Jacob Cruz July 24 1998P-OF6-3225RR1966-05-22Azua,DR
1981-  0-   0-TOR
MLB1987-20071979-2007
1998-07-23Steve ReedTraded by Giants with Jacob Cruz to Indians for Alvin Morman, Jose Mesa and Shawon Dunston.P6-2212RR1966-03-01Los Angeles,CA
1988-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1992-20051988-2005
1998-07-23Jacob CruzTraded by Giants with Steve Reed to Indians for Alvin Morman, Jose Mesa and Shawon Dunston.OF-RF6-0179LL1973-01-28Oxnard,CA
1994-  1-  32-SFN
MLB1996-20051994-2010
1998-07-23Jose MesaTraded by Indians with Alvin Morman and Shawon Dunston to Giants for Steve Reed and Jacob Cruz.P-OF6-3225RR1966-05-22Azua,DR
1981-  0-   0-TOR
MLB1987-20071979-2007
1998-07-23Alvin MormanTraded by Indians with Jose Mesa and Shawon Dunston to Giants for Steve Reed and Jacob Cruz.P6-3210LL1969-01-06Rockingham,NC
1991- 39-1015-HOU
MLB1996-19991991-1999
1998-07-23Joe CarterTraded by Orioles to Giants for Darin Blood.OF-1B6-3215RR1960-03-07Oklahoma City,OK
1981-  1-   2-CHN
MLB1983-19981981-1998
1998-07-23Shawon DunstonTraded by Indians with Alvin Morman and Jose Mesa to Giants for Steve Reed and Jacob Cruz.SS-LF6-1180RR1963-03-21Brooklyn,NY
1982-  1-   1-CHN
MLB1985-20021982-2002
1998-07-16Guillermo LarrealReleased by GiantsP5-11191RR1976-02-03Maracaibo,VZ
AAA1996-2005
1998-07-15Jim PooleReleased by Giants.P6-2195LL1966-04-28Rochester,NY
1988-  9- 218-LAN
MLB1990-20001988-2000
1998-06-23Jose SanchezReleased by GiantsP6-2190RR1981-10-11Santo Domingo,DR
A+2003-2006
1998-05-20Leonel CabreraSigned as nondrafted free agent by Giants2B-SS6-0195RR1981-01-10San Cristobal,DR
A2000-2002
1998-05-20Jose SanchezSigned by GiantsP6-2190RR1981-10-11Santo Domingo,DR
A+2003-2006
1998-05-11Jalal LeachSigned as Free Agent by Giants.OF-RF6-2200LL1969-03-14San Francisco,CA
1990-  7- 192-NYA
MLB2001-20011990-2004
1998-04-27Chris JonesTraded by Diamondbacks to Giants for Ricky Pickett.OF-RF6-2210RR1965-12-16Utica,NY
1985-  4- 105-TOR
MLB1991-20001984-2004
1998-04-27Ricky PickettTraded by Giants to Diamondbacks for Chris Jones.P6-1200LL1970-01-19Fort Worth,TX
1992- 28- 773-CIN
MLB1998-19981992-1999
1998-04-06Jalal LeachReleased by Giants.OF-RF6-2200LL1969-03-14San Francisco,CA
1990-  7- 192-NYA
MLB2001-20011990-2004
1998-03-20Felix DiazSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.P6-1180RR1980-07-27Las Matas de Farfan,DR
1998-  0-   0-SFN
MLB2004-20042000-2013
1998-03-19Frank CharlesSigned as Free Agent by Giants.C-1B6-4210RR1969-02-24Fontana,CA
1991- 17- 453-SFN
MLB2000-20001991-2004
1998-01-29David McCartyTraded by Giants to Mariners for Jalal Leach and Scott Smith.1B-OF6-5215RL1969-11-23Houston,TX
1991-  1-   3-MIN
MLB1993-20051989-2005
1998-01-29Jalal LeachTraded by Mariners with Scott Smith to Giants for David McCarty.OF-RF6-2200LL1969-03-14San Francisco,CA
1990-  7- 192-NYA
MLB2001-20011990-2004
1998-01-28David McCartyTraded by Giants to Mariners for OF Jalal Leach and OF Scott Smith1B-OF6-5215RL1969-11-23Houston,TX
1991-  1-   3-MIN
MLB1993-20051989-2005
1998-01-22Rey SanchezSigned as Free Agent by Giants.SS-2B5-9175RR1967-10-05Rio Piedras,PR
1986- 13- 319-TEX
MLB1991-20051986-2005
1998-01-21Alex DiazSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-2160RR1979-07-15Santo Domingo,DR
A+1999-2001
1998-01-12Jeff DarwinSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-3180RR1969-07-06Sherman,TX
1988- 13- 331-SEA
MLB1994-19971989-1999
1998-01-12Dean HartgravesSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-0185RL1966-08-12Bakersfield,CA
1987- 20- 522-HOU
MLB1995-19981987-1998
1998-01-12Henry MercedesSigned as Free Agent by Giants.C-3B6-1210RR1969-07-23Santo Domingo,DR
1987-  0-   0-OAK
MLB1992-19971988-2003
1998-01-12Jeff BallSigned as Free Agent by Giants.3B-1B5-10185RR1969-04-17Merced,CA
1990- 12- 332-HOU
MLB1998-19981990-2003
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