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1998 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  65-97   .401
Result:   5th in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Buddy Bell, Larry Parrish
General Manager:   Randy Smith
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,409,391
Payroll:  $22,625,000
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bip Roberts (34)
Youngest Player:  Matt Anderson (21)
Longest Tenure:  Tony Clark, Bobby Higginson (4)
Top Hitter:  Tony Clark (30)
Top Pitcher:  Brian Moehler (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Jeff Weaver (#14)

Roster Continuity:  51.16%
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Cleveland8973.549--
Chi White Sox8082.4949.0
KC Royals7289.44716.5
Minnesota7092.43219.0
Detroit6597.40124.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Sean Runyan1998-03-311998W  11-6 @ TBA000000000000000100001st career game
Brian Hunter1998-04-041998L  2-1 @ BAL301000030100000383430121111393 stolen bases
Frank Catalanotto1998-04-181998L  8-3 vs DET31200001000000023120411st career stolen base
Brian Hunter1998-04-271998L  6-5 @ BOS514100210010000399452131171464 hits
Paul Bako1998-04-301998W  7-2 vs DET400000000030000100001st career game
Paul Bako1998-05-011998W  17-3 @ SEA422100300100000220301st career hit, 1st career RBI
Bobby Higginson1998-05-011998W  17-3 @ SEA62410230000000043242571236242 home runs, 4 hits
Andy Tomberlin1998-05-011998W  17-3 @ SEA4341003000010001676593254 hits
Frank Catalanotto1998-05-101998L  4-2 @ ANA21100110000000031171811st career home run
Luis Gonzalez1998-05-131998W  8-5 vs DET300000000100000100092487495801000th career game
Paul Bako1998-05-151998W  8-3 vs DET311001300110000681601st career home run
Brian Hunter1998-05-181998W  11-2 vs DET634200010000000417470141221494 hits
Damion Easley1998-05-201998W  12-11 @ MIN52310260000000056147550224592 home runs, 6 RBis
Tony Clark1998-05-211998W  6-3 @ MIN5140001001000003263186622534 hits
Bobby Higginson1998-05-221998W  9-5 @ CHA61400010000000045045076252244 hits
Luis Gonzalez1998-05-241998W  8-4 @ CHA50200010001000010119388850080500th career RBI
Damion Easley1998-05-251998L  7-4 @ CLE42200220000000056648253230592 home runs
Dean Crow1998-05-291998W  8-7 vs DET000000000000000100001st career game
Damion Easley1998-05-291998W  8-7 vs DET42200250000000056948655235592 home runs, 5 RBis
Paul Bako1998-06-131998W  7-1 @ KCA50100000004000022161904 strikeouts
Tony Clark1998-06-171998W  6-2 vs DET4220024000000003503467624832 home runs
Gabe Alvarez1998-06-221998L  4-1 @ SLN401000000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Bryce Florie1998-06-221998L  4-1 @ SLN20100000000000016010001st career hit
Gabe Alvarez1998-06-231998W  8-1 @ SLN423002401010000242402 home runs, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
Justin Thompson1998-06-231998W  8-1 @ SLN311000000020000310001st career hit
Gabe Alvarez1998-06-241998W  7-6 vs DET602100110010000362511st career stolen base
Matt Anderson1998-06-251998W  6-4 vs DET000000000000000100001st career game
Joe Oliver1998-06-251998W  6-4 vs DET4000000000400009077188841484 strikeouts
Denny Harriger1998-06-271998L  6-5 vs DET000000000000000100001st career game
Tony Clark1998-06-281998L  5-2 vs DET5010000000400003613607925634 strikeouts
Seth Greisinger1998-07-011998W  9-1 @ PIT401000100000000110101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Brian Powell1998-07-021998L  5-2 @ PIT100000000010000100001st career game
Geronimo Berroa1998-07-091998W  4-3 vs DET31200110001000068964810036419100th career home run
Bobby Higginson1998-07-111998W  5-2 vs DET43310230000000049450885274242 home runs
Bobby Higginson1998-07-171998W  6-4 vs DET4110100000000005005128527624500th career game
Paul Bako1998-07-201998L  4-3 @ NYA310000010100000454121611st career stolen base
Paul Bako1998-07-211998L  5-1 @ NYA404100000000000464521614 hits
Tony Clark1998-07-251998L  6-5 @ CLE5142000000000003853888326844 hits
Tony Clark1998-07-261998W  8-1 @ CLE5230022000200003863918527042 home runs
Tony Clark1998-08-011998W  8-0 @ TBA5230023000000003913988727342 home runs
Joe Siddall1998-08-071998L  6-3 vs DET41100110000000049151701st career home run
Luis Gonzalez1998-08-101998L  6-2 vs DET42300220000000010811001100532862 home runs, 1000th career hit, 100th career home run
Brian Hunter1998-08-111998L  5-4 vs DET311000030111000488540151331673 stolen bases
Deivi Cruz1998-08-151998L  10-8 vs DET52400130001000024018666554 hits
Frank Catalanotto1998-08-251998W  8-7 @ TEX523300100000000754731913 Doubles
Brian Hunter1998-08-261998L  8-6 @ TEX41100000010000050055715138169500th career game
Marino Santana1998-09-041998L  10-2 vs DET000000000000000100001st career game
Jason Wood1998-09-071998L  7-5 @ CHA312000001000000420001st career hit
Jason Wood1998-09-121998W  3-2 @ BOS311001100000000641101st career home run, 1st career RBI
Juan Encarnacion1998-09-141998L  17-16 vs DET655011400010010394762095 runs scored, 5 hits
Kimera Bartee1998-09-161998L  2-1 vs DET40000000004000017475429214 strikeouts
Damion Easley1998-09-171998W  7-4 vs DET52200240001000066657663282692 home runs
Robert Fick1998-09-191998W  8-7 vs DET422100110000001120111st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
Gabe Kapler1998-09-201998L  3-0 vs DET401000010000000110011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base
Robert Fick1998-09-211998W  7-5 @ KCA311001200100000331311st career home run
Juan Encarnacion1998-09-221998W  14-4 @ KCA624110101000000475462394 hits
Bobby Higginson1998-09-261998L  5-4 @ TOR50000000014000056356991309274 strikeouts


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