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1998 Seattle Mariners (MLB)

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W-L Record: 76-85 .472
Rank: 3rd in American League West
Run Differential: 859-855 + 4
Roster Continuity 67.41% 9/28
Manager(s): Lou Piniella
General Manager: Woody Woodward
Location: Seattle, Washington
Ballpark: The Kingdome
Payroll: $ 52,032,291 7/30
Attendance: 2,651,511 10/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Matt Thornton (#22) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: John McLaren
Bullpen Coach: Matt Sinatro
First Base Coach: Sam Mejias
Hitting Coach: Jesse Barfield
Pitching Coach: Nardi Contreras
Pitching Coach: Stan Williams
Third Base Coach: Steven Smith

#1 Draft Picks

Alex Rodriguez (#1), Ken Griffey (#1), Bill Swift (#2), David McCarty (#3), Dan Wilson (#7), John Marzano (#14), Joey Cora (#23), David Holdridge (#31)
American League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1998 Seattle Mariners season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    48Paul AbbottP6-3195R-R301990MIN: 1985-3-67MLB--
    8Rich AmaralLF-2B6-0175R-R361991CHN: 1983-2-34MLB--
    31Bobby AyalaP6-3210R-R281992Not draftedMLB--
    2David Bell3B-2B5-10175R-R251995CLE: 1990-7-190MLB--
    19Jay BuhnerRF6-3215R-R331987PIT: 1984-2-36MLB--
    44Jim BullingerP6-2190R-R321992CHN: 1986-9-220MLB--
    62Raul ChavezC5-11210R-R251996Not draftedMLB--
    27Ken CloudeP6-1180R-R231997SEA: 1993-6-157MLB--
    28Joey Cora2B5-8162B-R331987SDN: 1985-1-23MLB--
    48Rickey CradleCF-RF6-2180R-R251998TOR: 1991-5-146MLB--
    18Russ Davis3B6-0195R-R281994NYA: 1988-29-755MLB--
    20Rob DuceyLF-RF6-2183L-R331987UDFAMLB--
    13Jeff FasseroP6-1195L-L351991SLN: 1984-22-554MLB--
    48Tony FossasP6-0187L-L401988TEX: 1979-12-303MLB--
    54Steve GajkowskiP6-2185R-R281998CLE: 1990-18-487MLB--
    16Charles GipsonLF-RF6-2180R-R251998SEA: 1991-63-1493MLB--
    24Ken GriffeyCF6-3205L-L281989SEA: 1987-1-1MLB--
    4Giomar GuevaraSS-2B5-8150B-R251997Not draftedMLB--
    5Carlos Guillen2B6-1180B-R221998Not draftedMLB--
    1Glenallen HillRF-LF6-3230R-R331989TOR: 1983-9-219MLB--
    59David HoldridgeP6-3190R-R291998CAL: 1987-1-31MLB--
    9Jeff HusonSS-2B6-1180L-R331988Not draftedMLB--
    38Raul IbanezLF6-2200L-R261996SEA: 1992-36-1006MLB-Free Agent
    51Randy JohnsonP6-10230R-L341988MON: 1985-2-36MLB--
    41Felipe LiraP6-0170R-R261995Not draftedMLB--
    62Andrew LorraineP6-3200L-L251994CAL: 1993-4-103MLB--
    11Edgar MartinezDH-3B5-11200R-R351987Not draftedMLB--
    17John MarzanoC5-11195R-R351987BOS: 1984-1-14MLB--
    39Greg McCarthyP6-2215L-L291996PHI: 1987-36-929MLB--
    23David McCarty1B-LF6-5215R-L281993MIN: 1991-1-3MLB--
    12Shane MonahanLF6-0195L-R231998SEA: 1995-2-33MLB--
    50Jamie MoyerP6-0170L-L351986CHN: 1984-6-135MLB-Free Agent
    9Joe OliverC6-3220R-R321989CIN: 1983-2-41MLB--
    30Jose PaniaguaP6-2195R-R241996Not draftedMLB--
    30Robert PerezLF-RF6-3230R-R291994Not draftedMLB--
    33Ryan RadmanovichRF6-2200L-R261998MIN: 1993-14-401MLB--
    3Alex Rodriguez3B6-3195R-R221994SEA: 1993-1-1MLB-Free Agent
    44Rico RossySS-3B5-10175R-R341991BAL: 1985-33-803MLB--
    21David Segui1B6-1202B-L311990BAL: 1987-18-455MLB--
    52Heathcliff SlocumbP6-3220R-R321991Not draftedMLB--
    34Paul SpoljaricP6-3210R-L271994Not draftedMLB--
    41Mac SuzukiP6-3205R-R231996Not draftedMLB--
    26Bill SwiftP6-0180R-R361985SEA: 1984-1-2MLB--
    40Mike TimlinP6-4210R-R321991TOR: 1987-5-127MLB--
    46Bob WellsP6-0200R-R311994Not draftedMLB--
    2Rick WilkinsC6-2215L-R311991CHN: 1986-23-582MLB--
    6Dan WilsonC6-3202R-R291992CIN: 1990-1-7MLB--

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