1998 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  92-70   .568
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jimy Williams
General Manager:   Dan Duquette
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,314,704
Payroll:  $51,647,000
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Indians)

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dennis Eckersley (43)
Youngest Player:  Brian Rose (22)
Longest Tenure:  Mo Vaughn (8)
Top Hitter:  Mo Vaughn (4)
Top Pitcher:  Pedro Martinez (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Adam Everett (#12)

Roster Continuity:  60.21%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees11448.704--
Boston9270.56822.0
Toronto8874.54326.0
Baltimore7983.48835.0
Tampa Bay6399.38951.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
25Troy O'Leary+lf-rf56281987-13-330MLB1566119516536823832236108520517.270.314.468782.336286657470945.4.293
42Mo Vaughn+1b4301989-1-23MLB1546091072053124011500611448130313.337.402.591993.4213606814201429.1.386
5Nomar Garciaparra+ss7241994-1-12MLB143604111195378351221263362810720.323.362.584946.4023536524421368.3.311
13John Valentin+ss-3b33311988-5-121MLB153588113145441237345778293259.247.340.442782.3432606814641025.9.250
20Darren Lewis+cf77301988-18-463MLB1555859515725386329127094802512.268.352.362714.324212670459824.8.305
56Darren Bragg+rf-cf-281991-22-579MLB12940951114293857534299604416.279.351.423774.343173465322605.1.346
10Scott Hatteberg+c-1b-281991-1-43MLB11235946992311243004358530311.276.359.446804.352160410274626.1.298
28Mike Benjamin+ss-3b67321987-3-74MLB12434946952304393015736113211.272.312.372684.303130385280403.8.332
47Jason Varitek+c-261994-1-14MLB86221315613073322174521438.253.309.407716.31290247182274.1.285
2Damon Buford+cf-281990-10-275MLB862163761144104255224311025.282.349.523872.372113241167416.6.309
18Reggie Jefferson+1b-lf-291986-3-72MLB62196246016183100214012017.306.374.520895.385102219144397.3.349
20Mike Stanley+c-1b57351985-16-395MLB47156254512073210264322046.288.388.500888.38278188121316.9.345
31Jim Leyritz+c-1b-34UDFA: 1985MLB5212917376082400213421044.287.385.519904.38767156100267.1.319
52Donnie Sadler+2b-ss-231994-11-299MLB581242128443154062830511.226.276.395671.29249139103154.0.266
29Midre Cummings+rf-cf-261990-1-29MLB6712020348051533171920102.283.381.475856.3785714092236.9.302
50Lou Merloni+2b-3b-271993-10-275MLB39961027601151072021101.281.343.375718.3203610671135.0.347
15Mark Lemke+2b-321983-27-677MLB3191101740070161500120.187.232.231463.212211007841.4.218
30Keith Mitchell+lf-rf-281987-4-90MLB2333492006107501000.273.400.333733.33511402466.3.321
7Trot Nixon+rf-241993-1-7MLB1327371000001300000.259.286.296582.2638282023.3.292
23Billy Ashley+lf-271988-3-62MLB13243730370021100000.292.346.7921138.466192617710.5.400
54Mandy Romero+c-301988-19-486MLB1213231001003300001.231.375.308683.3244161113.7.300
26Chris Snopek+3b-ss-271992-6-176MLB812220002002500000.167.286.167452.2302141000.5.286
26Orlando Merced+rf-1b-31UDFA: 1985MLB99000002002300010.000.167.000167.11901210-1-1.5.000
45Pedro Martinez+p-26UDFA: 1988MLB27000000000500000.000.000.0000.000077--.000
17Bret Saberhagen+p-341982-19-479MLB25000000000200000.000.000.0000.000055--.000
32Derek Lowe+p-251991-8-215MLB24000000001300000.000.200.000200.1430540-2.9.000
49Tim Wakefield+p-311988-8-200MLB22000000001200200.000.333.000333.2380540-0.2.000
33Steve Avery+p-281988-1-3MLB61200000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
41Jim Corsi+p-361982-25-641MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
46John Wasdin+p-251993-1-25MLB30100000001000000.0001.000.0001000.7130100--.000
51Keith Johns+2b-261992-6-167MLB20000000001000000.0001.000.0001000.7130100--.000
Totals: (31 players)16256018761568338352058277239541104970323552144.280.348.463811--2591629943039516.310

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
45Pedro Martinez+226UDFA: 1988MLB1972.8933333200233.21888275266725198 01.097.241.002.589.670.27.2760.68
49Tim Wakefield+23311988-8-200MLB1784.5836332010216.02111231103079146614 11.348.791.253.296.080.54.2740.60
17Bret Saberhagen+17341982-19-479MLB1583.9631310000175.01818277222910046 01.209.311.131.495.140.29.2820.63
33Steve Avery+-281988-1-3MLB1075.0234230040123.2128746914645774 01.559.321.024.664.151.12.2821.03
32Derek Lowe+-251991-8-215MLB394.0263100084123.012665555427784 01.379.220.373.075.630.55.3101.82
46John Wasdin+-251993-1-25MLB645.254780013096.0111575614275912 01.4410.411.312.535.530.46.3100.59
36Tom Gordon+27301986-6-157MLB742.7273000694679.15524242257890 01.016.240.232.848.850.32.2550.92
41Jim Corsi+-361982-25-641MLB322.59590009066.05823196234931 01.237.910.823.146.680.47.2711.03
34Rich Garces+-27UDFA: 1987MLB113.333000011146.03619176273412 11.377.041.175.286.650.79.2330.70
51Pete Schourek+-291987-2-56MLB134.30108000044.04521217143620 01.349.201.432.867.360.39--0.86
43Dennis Eckersley+-431972-3-50MLB414.765000013139.2462121682202 01.3610.441.361.824.990.36.3080.64
55Carlos Reyes+-29UDFA: 1991MLB113.522400010038.13515152142331 01.288.220.473.295.400.61.2820.90
19Brian Rose+-221994-3-75MLB146.9388000037.24332299141802 01.5110.272.153.354.300.78.2740.43
57Ron Mahay+-271991-18-487MLB113.46290006126.02616102151432 01.589.000.695.194.851.07.2890.39
37Greg Swindell+52331986-1-2MLB233.38290003024.0251393131800 01.589.381.134.886.750.72--0.87
61Jin Ho Cho+-22UDFA: 1998MLB038.2044000018.2281717431511 01.6613.501.931.457.230.20.3810.45
59Brian Barkley+-221994-5-131MLB009.8260001011.016131229211 02.2713.091.647.361.644.50.3260.42
27Butch Henry+-291987-15-387MLB004.002200009.084423601 01.228.002.003.006.000.50.2310.87
31Dario Veras+-25UDFA: 1990MLB0110.137000408.0129907221 02.3813.500.007.882.253.50.3640.50
55Brian Shouse+-291990-13-338MLB015.637000408.095524500 01.6310.132.254.505.630.80.2800.35
40Robinson Checo+-26UDFA: 1989MLB029.392200007.2118835510 02.0912.913.525.875.871.00.3810.60
65Carlos Valdez+-26UDFA: 1990MLB100.004000103.110005400 01.802.700.0013.5010.801.25.1671.33
39David West+-331983-4-84MLB0027.006000002.076617410 07.0031.504.5031.5018.001.75.7500.29
Totals: (31 players)92704.1916216252157531,4361406729668205504102562--21.478.811.053.166.420.49.298 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Scott HattebergC1086646157.9930.00 
Jason VaritekC753673253.9880.00 
Mandy RomeroC4110001.0000.00 
Jim LeyritzC1100001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mo Vaughn1B1421176901291.9910.00 
Mike Stanley1B1310860141.0000.00 
Mike Benjamin1B10419031.0000.00 
Reggie Jefferson1B737422.9530.00 
Billy Ashley1B26012.8570.00 
Jim Leyritz1B130011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike Benjamin2B87160189240.9940.00 
Donnie Sadler2B507695516.9720.00 
Lou Merloni2B324766310.9740.00 
Mark Lemke2B3138710151.0000.00 
Chris Snopek2B31210.7500.00 
Damon Buford2B10000.0000.00 
Keith Johns2B111011.0000.00 
John Valentin2B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John Valentin3B1531212921528.9650.00 
Mike Benjamin3B11619001.0000.00 
Lou Merloni3B55720.8570.00 
Chris Snopek3B302001.0000.00 
Damon Buford3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Nomar GarciaparraSS1432284022568.9620.00 
Mike BenjaminSS202658111.9880.00 
Donnie SadlerSS456021.0000.00 
Lou MerloniSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Troy O'LearyLF155302931.9900.00 
Darren BraggLF7100001.0000.00 
Darren LewisLF450001.0000.00 
Keith MitchellLF420001.0000.00 
Billy AshleyLF201001.0000.00 
Trot NixonLF140001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Darren LewisCF1092885001.0000.00 
Damon BufordCF671334011.0000.00 
Darren BraggCF12211001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Darren BraggRF112188512.9950.00 
Darren LewisRF5589130.9680.00 
Midre CummingsRF1716010.9410.00 
Keith MitchellRF640001.0000.00 
Trot NixonRF6120001.0000.00 
Orlando MercedRF120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tom GordonP737971001.0000.91 
Derek LoweP63123122444.9002.63 
Jim CorsiP596631622.9052.59 
Dennis EckersleyP50392410.8571.38 
John WasdinP479651511.9521.88 
Tim WakefieldP36216162331.9291.63 
Steve AveryP3412373915.9793.36 
Pedro MartinezP33233111843.8791.12 
Bret SaberhagenP31175132011.9711.70 
Rich GarcesP304625001.0001.37 
Ron MahayP29261210.7501.04 
Greg SwindellP292424011.0002.25 
Carlos ReyesP243835001.0001.89 
Pete SchourekP104402001.0000.41 
Brian RoseP83744011.0001.94 
Brian ShouseP7802001.0002.25 
Dario VerasP7810001.0001.13 
Brian BarkleyP61110001.0000.82 
David WestP620000.0000.00 
Jin Ho ChoP41830001.0001.48 
Carlos ValdezP430000.0000.00 
Robinson ChecoP270000.0000.00 
Butch HenryP2913001.0004.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Reggie JeffersonDH48.0000.00 
Jim LeyritzDH39.0000.00 
Mike StanleyDH34.0000.00 
Midre CummingsDH29.0000.00 
Damon BufordDH15.0000.00 
Keith MitchellDH12.0000.00 
Mo VaughnDH12.0000.00 
Billy AshleyDH5.0000.00 
Darren BraggDH4.0000.00 
Donnie SadlerDH4.0000.00 
Mandy RomeroDH3.0000.00 
Jason VaritekDH3.0000.00 
Mike BenjaminDH2.0000.00 
Trot NixonDH2.0000.00 
Chris SnopekDH2.0000.00 
Keith JohnsDH1.0000.00 
Darren LewisDH1.0000.00 
Orlando MercedDH1.0000.00 


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