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1998 Oakland Athletics (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 74-88 .457
Rank: 4th in American League West
Run Differential: 804-866 -62
Manager(s): Art Howe
General Manager: Billy Beane
Location: Oakland, California
Ballpark: Network Associates Coliseum
Payroll: $ 20,063,000 28/30
Attendance: 1,232,343 28/30
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Mark Mulder (#2) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Duffy Dyer
Bullpen Coach: Bradley Fischer
First Base Coach: Gary Jones
Hitting Coach: Denny Walling
Pitching Coach: Rick Peterson
Pitching Coach: Bob Cluck
Third Base Coach: Ron Washington

#1 Draft Picks

Ben Grieve (#2), Ariel Prieto (#5), Eric Chavez (#10), Shane Mack (#11), Ed Sprague (#25), Mike Fetters (#27)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8874.543--
8577.5253.0
7685.47211.5
7488.45714.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1998 Oakland Athletics. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1998 Oakland Athletics Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1OAKvs BOSL0-20-121225No102-2
    2OAKvs BOSL3-60-231325No238-5
    3OAKvs NYAW7-31-241122No0.51011-1 
    4OAKvs NYAL7-91-341325No1.51720-3 
    5OAKvs CLEL5-61-441224No1.52226-4
    6OAKvs CLEW3-12-441325No22527-2
    7OAK@ NYAL13-172-541427No2.53844-6 
    8OAK@ NYAL1-32-641427No2.53947-8
    9OAK@ NYAL5-72-741428No3.54454-10
    10OAK@ BOSL3-62-841428No4.54760-13
    11OAK@ BOSL6-82-941428No5.55368-15 
    12OAK@ BOSL3-42-1041429No6.55672-16 
    13OAKvs KCAW12-73-1041328No66879-11 
    14OAKvs KCAL1-43-1141329No76983-14
    15OAKvs KCAW3-24-1141327No67285-13
    16OAKvs KCAL3-74-1241329No77592-17
    17OAKvs MINW3-25-1241327No6.57894-16
    18OAKvs MINW5-46-1241326No6.58398-15 
    19OAKvs MINL2-46-1341326No7.585102-17
    20OAK@ BALW10-17-1341224No695103-8 
    21OAK@ BALL2-87-1441326No797111-14 
    22OAK@ BALW12-48-1441326No7109115-6 
    23OAK@ TBAW7-69-1441224No7116121-5
    24OAK@ TBAW4-310-1441021No7120124-4
    25OAK@ CLEW11-411-1441019No71311283 
    26OAK@ CLEW5-212-143817No61361306
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    27OAKvs TORW5-213-143716No51411329
    28OAKvs TORL0-713-153716No61411392 
    29OAKvs TORL3-613-164819No6144145-1
    30OAKvs TORW7-414-163817No5.51511492 
    31OAKvs DETL5-1014-174820No5156159-3 
    32OAKvs DETL3-614-184922No5159165-6
    33OAKvs CHAL3-514-194922No6162170-8 
    34OAKvs CHAW15-715-194922No61771770
    35OAKvs CHAL3-415-204922No7180181-1
    36OAK@ TORL3-415-2141124No8.5183185-2 
    37OAK@ TORW4-216-214922No7.51871870
    38OAK@ DETL3-816-2241124No8.5190195-5 
    39OAK@ DETL3-816-2341224No8.5193203-10 
    40OAK@ CHAW11-317-2341224No7.5204206-2 
    41OAK@ CHAW9-718-2341022No7.52132130
    42OAK@ CHAW14-019-2341022No722721314 
    43OAK@ ANAL3-419-2441023No823021713 
    44OAK@ ANAL4-519-2541123No923422212
    45OAK@ ANAL2-1219-2641123No102362342 
    46OAKvs BALW9-520-264921No102452396 
    47OAKvs BALL1-920-2741124No11246248-2 
    48OAKvs BALL1-220-2841326No11247250-3
    49OAKvs TBAW8-221-2841124No102552523 
    50OAKvs TBAL2-721-2941124No10.5257259-2 
    51OAK@ KCAL3-521-3041224No9.5260264-4
    52OAK@ KCAW10-422-3041123No9.52702682 
    53OAK@ KCAL4-1022-3141225No10.5274278-4 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    54OAK@ MINW8-523-3141123No9.5282283-1
    55OAK@ MINL3-1023-3241123No10.5285293-8 
    56OAKvs TEXL10-1623-3341225No11.5295309-14 
    57OAKvs TEXW6-124-3341225No10.5301310-9
    58OAKvs ARIW2-125-3341022No10.5303311-8 
    59OAKvs ARIW10-526-334921No10.5313316-3 
    60OAKvs ARIL4-1226-3441022No10.5317328-11 
    61OAK@ LANW7-327-343820No10.5324331-7 
    62OAK@ LANL1-527-353920No11.5325336-11 
    63OAK@ LANL0-127-3641021No11.5325337-12 
    64OAKvs SEAW5-228-363920No11330339-9
    65OAKvs SEAL0-528-3741022No11330344-14 
    66OAKvs SEAW7-329-373921No10337347-10
    67OAKvs SEAW4-330-373920No10341350-9 
    68OAK@ TEXW9-731-373920No9350357-7
    69OAK@ TEXW3-232-373819No9353359-6
    70OAK@ TEXL2-332-383920No10355362-7
    71OAK@ SEAL1-932-393920No10356371-15 
    72OAK@ SEAW6-233-393920No10362373-11 
    73OAK@ SEAL5-1033-403920No11367383-16 
    74OAKvs SFNL8-1233-413920No12375395-20 
    75OAKvs SFNL2-433-423920No13377399-22
    76OAK@ SFNW7-634-423920No12384405-21
    77OAK@ SFNW5-235-423920No12389407-18
    78OAK@ COLL6-1235-433920No12395419-24 
    79OAK@ COLW8-636-433920No11403425-22
    80OAK@ COLL10-1136-443920No12413436-23
    81OAKvs SDNW12-1037-443819No12425446-21
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    82OAKvs SDNL4-837-453919No12429454-25 
    83OAKvs SDNW7-238-453819No11436456-20 
    84OAK@ ANAW10-639-453718No10446462-16 
    85OAK@ ANAW8-340-453716No9454465-11
    86OAK@ ANAW5-441-453716No8459469-10
    87OAKvs TEXL1-441-463717No8460473-13
    88OAKvs TEXL0-141-473718No9460474-14
    89OAKvs TEXL2-441-483718No9.5462478-16
    90OAKvs TEXW7-542-483718No9469483-14
    91OAKvs ANAW5-243-483717No8474485-11
    92OAKvs ANAW6-244-483716No7480487-7 
    93OAKvs KCAL1-544-493818No8481492-11 
    94OAKvs KCAW5-345-493817No7486495-9
    95OAKvs MINL7-845-503817No7493503-10
    96OAKvs MINL3-445-513817No8496507-11
    97OAKvs MINW5-246-513817No7.5501509-8 
    98OAK@ BALL1-746-523817No8.5502516-14 
    99OAK@ BALL4-546-533819No8.5506521-15 
    100OAK@ BALL7-946-543819No9.5513530-17 
    101OAK@ TBAL0-646-553820No9.5513536-23 
    102OAK@ TBAL5-746-5641021No10518543-25 
    103OAK@ TBAL1-346-5741122No10519546-27
    104OAK@ TBAL5-1146-5841123No11524557-33 
    105OAKvs BOSL4-846-5941225No11528565-37
    106OAKvs BOSL2-1046-6041225No12530575-45
    107OAKvs BOSW6-547-6041124No11536580-44
    108OAKvs CLEW12-248-6031021No10548582-34 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    109OAKvs CLEW6-549-6031021No9554587-33 
    110OAKvs CLEW7-550-603919No9561592-31
    111OAKvs NYAL1-1450-613919No9.5562606-44 
    112OAKvs NYAL4-1050-6341224No11571626-55
    113OAKvs NYAL5-1050-6341224No11571626-55 
    114OAKvs NYAW3-151-6331023No11574627-53 
    115OAK@ TORW7-652-6341020No11.5581633-52
    116OAK@ TORL5-652-6441122No11.5586639-53 
    117OAK@ TORL3-452-6541224No11.5589643-54 
    118OAK@ CHAL3-552-6641224No12592648-56
    119OAK@ CHAW6-453-6641023No12598652-54
    120OAK@ CHAL0-253-6741123No12598654-56
    121OAK@ DETL4-1353-6841124No12602667-65
    122OAK@ DETW10-854-6841124No12612675-63 
    123OAK@ DETL4-654-6941225No12616681-65
    124OAKvs TORL2-454-7041225No13618685-67
    125OAKvs TORW10-555-7041124No12628690-62 
    126OAKvs CHAW6-056-7041023No12634690-56 
    127OAKvs CHAW3-157-703922No12637691-54
    128OAKvs DETW4-258-703820No11641693-52
    129OAKvs DETW7-260-703819No10.5655696-41
    130OAKvs DETW7-160-703819No10.5655696-41 
    131OAKvs DETL4-560-714921No11.5659701-42
    132OAK@ BOSL2-360-7241023No13661704-43
    133OAK@ BOSL4-760-7341023No13.5665711-46
    134OAK@ BOSW6-361-7341023No12.5671714-43
    135OAK@ CLEW14-662-733921No12.5685720-35 
    136OAK@ CLEW11-663-733920No11.5696726-30
    137OAK@ CLEL4-963-743921No12.5700735-35
    138OAK@ CLEL6-1563-7531022No13706750-44
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    139OAK@ NYAL0-763-7641124No13706757-51 
    140OAK@ NYAW2-064-7631023No13708757-49
    141OAKvs TBAL2-564-7731023No13710762-52
    142OAKvs TBAW3-065-7731022No13713762-49 
    143OAKvs TBAW9-266-773920No13722764-42 
    144OAKvs BALL2-566-783921No13724769-45
    145OAKvs BALL2-666-7941023No14726775-49 
    146OAK@ MINW3-267-793922No13729777-48 
    147OAK@ MINW6-568-793921No12735782-47
    148OAK@ MINW9-669-793920No11744788-44
    149OAK@ KCAL6-1669-803920No12750804-54
    150OAK@ KCAL3-669-8141123No12753810-57
    151OAKvs SEAL1-469-8241123No12754814-60
    152OAKvs SEAL0-869-8341123No13754822-68 
    153OAK@ TEXL1-369-8441123No14755825-70
    154OAK@ TEXW8-470-8441123No13763829-66 
    155OAK@ TEXW6-371-8441123No12769832-63
    156OAK@ SEAL2-571-8541123No13771837-66
    157OAK@ SEAL6-771-8641123No14777844-67
    158OAK@ SEAW8-372-8641022No14785847-62
    159OAKvs ANAL6-1072-8741123No15791857-66 
    160OAKvs ANAW7-273-8741022No14798859-61 
    161OAKvs ANAW4-374-8741022No13802862-60 
    162OAKvs ANAL2-474-8841022No14804866-62


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