Season Information
Team Name
1998 Cincinnati Reds
League
National League
Division
Central
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
77-85 (.475)   GBL: -25
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 10 / 18
Runs For/Against
750 / 760   Diff: -10
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
21
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
14
Years Active
1876-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1998-12-23Giovanni CarraraSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2235RR1968-03-04Anaco,VZ
1990-  0-   0-TOR
MLB1995-20061991-2007
1998-12-23Mark LewisSigned as Free Agent by Reds.SS-2B6-1195RR1969-11-30Hamilton,OH
1988-  1-   2-CLE
MLB1991-20011988-2007
1998-12-22Denny HarrigerSigned by RedsP5-11185RR1969-07-21Kittanning,PA
1987- 18- 472-NYN
MLB1998-19981987-2006
1998-12-22John RiedlingSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P5-11190RR1975-08-29Fort Lauderdale,FL
1994- 22- 604-CIN
MLB2000-20051994-2007
1998-12-18Kevin FosterContract voided by Reds.P-3B6-1175RR1969-01-13Evanston,IL
1987- 29- 746-MON
MLB1993-20011988-2004
1998-12-17Damon HollinsSigned by RedsOF-RF5-11180RL1974-06-12Fairfield,CA
1992-  4- 117-ATL
MLB1998-20061992-2008
1998-12-16Phil HiattSigned as Free Agent by Reds.3B-OF6-3200RR1969-05-01Pensacola,FL
1990-  8- 234-KCA
MLB1993-20011990-2004
1998-12-15D.T. CromerSigned as Free Agent by Reds.1B-OF6-2190LL1971-03-19Lake City,SC
1992- 11- 312-OAK
MLB2000-20011992-2003
1998-12-15Jason HardtkeSigned as Free Agent by Reds.2B-3B5-10175BR1971-09-15Milwaukee,WI
1990-  3-  81-CLE
MLB1996-19981990-2001
1998-12-15Mark ThompsonSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2213RR1971-04-07Russellville,KY
1992-  2-  65-COL
MLB1994-20001990-2003
1998-12-15Damon HollinsSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-RF5-11180RL1974-06-12Fairfield,CA
1992-  4- 117-ATL
MLB1998-20061992-2008
1998-12-14John RiedlingReleased by Reds.P5-11190RR1975-08-29Fort Lauderdale,FL
1994- 22- 604-CIN
MLB2000-20051994-2007
1998-12-14Eduardo PerezReleased by Reds.3B-1B6-4215RR1969-09-11Cincinnati,OH
1991-  1-  17-CAL
MLB1993-20061990-2006
1998-12-02Roberto PetaginePurchased by Yakult Swallows (Japan Central) from Reds.1B-OF6-1215LL1971-06-02Nueva Esparita,VZ
1990-  0-   0-HOU
MLB1994-20061990-2010
1998-12-02Manuel BarriosTraded by Marlins to Reds for Guillermo Garcia.P-1B6-0185RR1974-09-21Cabecea,PN
1993-  0-   0-HOU
MLB1997-19981994-2003
1998-12-02Guillermo GarciaTraded by Reds to Marlins for Manuel Barrios.C-2B6-3215RR1972-04-04Santiago,DR
1989-  0-   0-NYN
MLB1998-19991990-2006
1998-11-18Brett Jacksonre-signed by RedsCF-RF6-2210LR1988-08-02Berkeley,CA
2009-  1-  31-CHN
MLB2012-20142007-2015
1998-11-17Kevin FosterSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P-3B6-1175RR1969-01-13Evanston,IL
1987- 29- 746-MON
MLB1993-20011988-2004
1998-11-17Brandon PufferSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-3190RR1975-10-05Downey,CA
1994- 27- 743-MIN
MLB2002-20051994-2008
1998-11-17Jeff BransonSigned as Free Agent by Reds.SS-3B6-0180LR1967-01-26Waynesboro,MS
1988-  2-  45-CIN
MLB1992-20011989-2002
1998-11-17Marty JanzenSigned by RedsP6-3197RR1973-05-31Homestead,FL
1991-  0-   0-NYA
MLB1996-19971992-2005
1998-11-11Paul KonerkoTraded by Reds to White Sox for Mike Cameron.1B-DH6-3211RR1976-03-05Providence,RI
1994-  1-  13-LAN
MLB1997-20141994-2014
1998-11-11Mike CameronTraded by White Sox to Reds for Paul Konerko.CF-OF6-2190RR1973-01-08LaGrange,GA
1991- 18- 488-CHA
MLB1995-20111991-2011
1998-11-10Rob BellTraded by Braves with Michael Tucker and Denny Neagle to Reds for Mike Remlinger and Bret Boone.P6-5226RR1977-01-17Newburgh,NY
1995-  3-  85-ATL
MLB2000-20071995-2008
1998-11-10Mike RemlingerTraded by Reds with Bret Boone to Braves for Michael Tucker, Denny Neagle and Rob Bell.P6-1210LL1966-03-23Middletown,NY
1987-  1-  16-SFN
MLB1991-20061987-2006
1998-11-10Denny NeagleTraded by Braves with Michael Tucker and Rob Bell to Reds for Mike Remlinger and Bret Boone.P6-3225LL1968-09-13Gambrills,MD
1989-  3-  85-MIN
MLB1991-20031989-2003
1998-11-10Michael TuckerTraded by Braves with Denny Neagle and Rob Bell to Reds for Mike Remlinger and Bret Boone.RF-OF6-2185LR1971-06-25South Boston,VA
1992-  1-  10-KCA
MLB1995-20061993-2009
1998-11-10Rick KrivdaReleased by Reds.P6-1185RL1970-01-19McKeesport,PA
1991- 23- 602-BAL
MLB1995-19981991-2003
1998-11-10Tony TarascoReleased by Reds.OF-RF6-1205LR1970-12-09New York,NY
1988- 15- 372-ATL
MLB1993-20021988-2002
1998-11-10Bret BooneTraded by Reds with Mike Remlinger to Braves for Michael Tucker, Denny Neagle and Rob Bell.2B-SS5-10180RR1969-04-06El Cajon,CA
1990-  5- 134-SEA
MLB1992-20051988-2008
1998-11-05Melvin NievesReleased by Reds.OF-RF6-2220BR1971-12-28San Juan,PR
1988-  0-   0-ATL
MLB1992-19981988-2008
1998-11-02Juan ThomasSigned by Reds1B-P6-4265RR1972-04-17Ashland,KY
1991- 10- 280-CHA
AAA1992-2005
1998-10-01Eddie PriestClaimed on waivers by Reds from Indians.P-OF6-1195RL1974-04-08Boaz,AL
1994-  9- 240-CIN
MLB1998-19981994-2002
1998-09-30Steve CookeReleased by Reds.P6-6229RL1970-01-14Lihue,HI
1989- 35- 912-PIT
MLB1992-19981990-2000
1998-09-11Mark JohnsonSent to Angels by Reds for future considerations.1B-OF6-4230LL1967-10-17Worcester,MA
1990- 20- 537-PIT
MLB1995-20021990-2002
1998-09-09Kevin JarvisReleased by Reds.P6-2200LR1969-08-01Lexington,KY
1991- 21- 561-CIN
MLB1994-20061988-2006
1998-08-27Kevin JarvisSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2200LR1969-08-01Lexington,KY
1991- 21- 561-CIN
MLB1994-20061988-2006
1998-08-10Willie GreeneTraded by Reds to Orioles for Jeff Hammonds.3B-SS5-11192LR1971-09-23Milledgeville,GA
1989-  1-  18-PIT
MLB1992-20001989-2000
1998-08-10Jeff HammondsTraded by Orioles to Reds for Willie Greene.RF-CF6-0195RR1971-03-05Scotch Plains,NJ
1992-  1-   4-BAL
MLB1993-20051990-2005
1998-08-08Ricardo JordanReleased by Reds.P6-0190LL1970-06-27Boynton Beach,FL
1990- 37- 995-TOR
MLB1995-19981990-2002
1998-07-31Kevin TolarSent to Reds by Pirates for future considerations.P6-3225RL1971-01-28Panama City,FL
1989-  9- 225-CHA
MLB2000-20031989-2007
1998-07-22Jason BereSigned by RedsP6-4189RR1971-05-26Cambridge,MA
1990- 36- 952-CHA
MLB1993-20031990-2005
1998-07-21Jason BereSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-4189RR1971-05-26Cambridge,MA
1990- 36- 952-CHA
MLB1993-20031990-2005
1998-07-04Paul KonerkoTraded by Dodgers with Dennys Reyes to Reds for Jeff Shaw.1B-DH6-3211RR1976-03-05Providence,RI
1994-  1-  13-LAN
MLB1997-20141994-2014
1998-07-04Jeff ShawTraded by Reds to Dodgers for Dennys Reyes and Paul Konerko.P6-2200RR1966-07-07Washington Court House,OH
1986-  1-   1-CLE
MLB1990-20011986-2001
1998-07-04Dennys ReyesTraded by Dodgers with Paul Konerko to Reds for Jeff Shaw.P6-3246LL1977-04-19Higuera de Zaragoza,MX
1993-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1997-20111994-2015
1998-07-03Lenny HarrisTraded by Reds to Mets for John Hudek.3B-2B5-10220LR1964-10-28Miami,FL
1983-  5- 108-CIN
MLB1988-20051983-2005
1998-07-03John HudekTraded by Mets to Reds for Lenny Harris.P6-1205BR1966-08-08Tampa,FL
1988- 10- 249-CHA
MLB1994-19991988-1999
1998-07-02Scott KlingenbeckReleased by Reds.P6-2205RR1971-02-03Cincinnati,OH
1992-  5- 128-BAL
MLB1994-19981992-1999
1998-06-24Dave WeathersClaimed on waivers by Brewers from Reds.P6-3230RR1969-09-25Lawrenceburg,TN
1988-  3-  82-TOR
MLB1991-20091988-2009
1998-06-18Pete RoseReleased by Reds3B-1B6-1180LR1969-11-16Cincinnati,OH
1988- 12- 295-BAL
MLB1997-19971989-2009
1998-06-16Rick KrivdaTraded by Indians to Reds for Christian Rojas and Eddie Priest.P6-1185RL1970-01-19McKeesport,PA
1991- 23- 602-BAL
MLB1995-19981991-2003
1998-06-16Eddie PriestTraded by Reds with Christian Rojas to Indians for Rick Krivda.P-OF6-1195RL1974-04-08Boaz,AL
1994-  9- 240-CIN
MLB1998-19981994-2002
1998-06-05Corky MillerSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds.C-1B6-1220RR1976-03-18Loma Linda,CA
1994- 23- 629-CAL
MLB2001-20131998-2014
1998-05-12Rich SauveurReleased by Reds.P-1B6-4170LL1963-11-23Arlington,VA
1983-  5-  81-PIT
MLB1986-20001983-2000
1998-05-10Enoc RodriguezSigned as nondrafted free agent by RedsP6-1198LL1981-01-13Reynosa,MX
AAA2000-2006
1998-04-18Chad MottolaSent to Rangers by Reds for future considerations.OF-RF6-3225RR1971-10-15Augusta,GA
1992-  1-   5-CIN
MLB1996-20061992-2007
1998-04-08Marc KroonTraded by Padres to Reds for Buddy Carlyle.P6-2195RR1973-04-02Bronx,NY
1991-  2-  72-NYN
MLB1995-20041991-2011
1998-04-08Buddy CarlyleTraded by Reds to Padres for Marc Kroon.P6-3175LR1977-12-21Omaha,NE
1996-  2-  38-CIN
MLB1999-20151996-2015
1998-04-05Ricky MagdalenoReleased by RedsSS-3B6-0185RR1974-07-06Baldwin Park,CA
AAA1993-2005
1998-03-30Dave BurbaTraded by Reds to Indians for Sean Casey.P6-4240RR1966-07-07Dayton,OH
1987-  2-  33-SEA
MLB1990-20041987-2005
1998-03-30Sean CaseyTraded by Indians to Reds for Dave Burba.1B-DH6-4226LR1974-07-02Willingsboro,NJ
1995-  2-  53-CLE
MLB1997-20081994-2008
1998-03-24Tony TarascoClaimed on waivers by Reds from Orioles.OF-RF6-1205LR1970-12-09New York,NY
1988- 15- 372-ATL
MLB1993-20021988-2002
1998-03-22Wandel CampanaSigned as nondrafted free agent by Reds2B-SS6-0175RR1978-06-13Santo Domingo,DR
A+1999-2005
1998-03-21Eric OwensTraded by Reds to Marlins for Jesus Martinez.LF-2B6-0198RR1971-02-03Danville,VA
1992-  4- 101-CIN
MLB1995-20031992-2005
1998-03-21Antonio PerezSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds.2B-SS5-11175RR1980-01-26Bani,DR
1998-  0-   0-CIN
MLB2003-20061999-2009
1998-03-21Doug JenningsReleased by RedsOF-1B5-10170LL1964-09-30Atlanta,GA
1984-  2-  31-CAL
MLB1988-19931984-2005
1998-03-21Jeremy SkeensReleased by RedsOF6-2170RR1977-11-13Cincinnati,OH
1996- 33- 990-CIN
A-1996-2000
1998-03-20Kevin BaezTraded by Tigers to Reds for Tim Belk.SS-2B6-0160RR1967-01-10Brooklyn,NY
1988-  7- 182-NYN
MLB1990-19931988-2005
1998-03-20Tim BelkTraded by Reds to Tigers for Kevin Baez.1B-OF6-3200RR1970-04-06Cincinnati,OH
1992- 15- 409-CIN
MLB1996-19961991-2000
1998-03-19Midre CummingsClaimed on waivers by Red Sox from Reds.OF-RF6-0195LR1971-10-14St. Croix,VG
1990-  1-  29-MIN
MLB1993-20051990-2005
1998-03-14Joey EischenSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-1200LL1970-05-25West Covina,CA
1989-  4-  92-TEX
MLB1994-20061989-2006
1998-03-13Scott KlingenbeckSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-2205RR1971-02-03Cincinnati,OH
1992-  5- 128-BAL
MLB1994-19981992-1999
1998-03-11Midre CummingsSigned by RedsOF-RF6-0195LR1971-10-14St. Croix,VG
1990-  1-  29-MIN
MLB1993-20051990-2005
1998-03-09David WestReleased by Reds.P6-6247LL1964-09-01Memphis,TN
1983-  4-  84-NYN
MLB1988-19981983-1999
1998-03-06Toby BorlandReleased by Reds.P6-6193RR1969-05-29Ruston,LA
1987- 27- 696-PHI
MLB1994-20041988-2005
1998-03-01Rich SauveurSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P-1B6-4170LL1963-11-23Arlington,VA
1983-  5-  81-PIT
MLB1986-20001983-2000
1998-02-27Midre CummingsSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-RF6-0195LR1971-10-14St. Croix,VG
1990-  1-  29-MIN
MLB1993-20051990-2005
1998-02-06Roberto PetagineTraded by Mets to Reds for SS Yuri Sanchez1B-OF6-1215LL1971-06-02Nueva Esparita,VZ
1990-  0-   0-HOU
MLB1994-20061990-2010
1998-02-05Roberto PetagineTraded by Mets to Reds for Yuri Sanchez.1B-OF6-1215LL1971-06-02Nueva Esparita,VZ
1990-  0-   0-HOU
MLB1994-20061990-2010
1998-02-05Yuri SanchezTraded by Reds to Mets for 1B Roberto PetagineSS-2B6-1160LR1973-11-11Moca,DR
1992-  2-  54-DET
AAA1992-2005
1998-02-03Deion SandersSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-CF6-1195LL1967-08-09Fort Myers,FL
1988- 30- 781-NYA
MLB1989-20011988-2001
1998-02-02David WestSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-6247LL1964-09-01Memphis,TN
1983-  4-  84-NYN
MLB1988-19981983-1999
1998-01-21Pete HarnischSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-0228RR1966-09-23Commack,NY
1987-  1-  27-BAL
MLB1988-20011987-2003
1998-01-14Doug JenningsSigned by RedsOF-1B5-10170LL1964-09-30Atlanta,GA
1984-  2-  31-CAL
MLB1988-19931984-2005
1998-01-14Brandon PufferSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-3190RR1975-10-05Downey,CA
1994- 27- 743-MIN
MLB2002-20051994-2008
1998-01-14Pete Rosere-signed by Reds3B-1B6-1180LR1969-11-16Cincinnati,OH
1988- 12- 295-BAL
MLB1997-19971989-2009
1998-01-12Pete RoseSigned as Free Agent by Reds.3B-1B6-1180LR1969-11-16Cincinnati,OH
1988- 12- 295-BAL
MLB1997-19971989-2009
1998-01-08Jose RijoSigned as Free Agent by Reds.P6-3200RR1965-05-13San Cristobal,DR
1980-  0-   0-NYA
MLB1984-20021981-2002
1998-01-07Glenn Murrayre-signed by RedsOF-RF6-2225RR1970-11-23Manning,SC
1989-  2-  40-MON
MLB1996-19961989-2008
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