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1998 Tampa Bay RaysAmerican League (MLB)
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Wilson Alvarez played for the 1998 Tampa Bay Rays
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameDevil Rays
LocationTampa,Florida
Record63-99 (5th in American League East)League Rank14thMLB Rank29th
BallparkTropicana Field
ManagerLarry RothschildGeneral ManagerChuck Lamar
CoachesOrlando Gomez (Bullpen Coach), Billy Hatcher (First Base Coach), Steve Henderson (Hitting Coach), Frank Howard (Bench Coach), Bobby Ramos (Bullpen Coach), Greg Riddoch (Third Base Coach), Richard Williams (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickJosh Pressley (#132)
Payroll$25,317,500 (Rank: 25th)
Attendance2,506,293 (Rank: 14th)
Minor League AffiliatesDurham Bulls (AAA) 80-64 ... St. Petersburg Devil Rays (A+) 64-75 ... Charleston (sc) RiverDogs (A) 67-74 ... Hudson Valley Renegades (A-) 50-26 ... Gulf Coast Rays (Rk) 36-24 ... Princeton Devil Rays (Rk) 38-30 ...
Years Available1998-2018

Team History -- 1998 Statistics -- 1998 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1998 Batting Statistics

TopNEXT Show Regulars Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Remove Pitchers
UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
3Quinton McCrackencf-lfB2815561477179387759191041107398112.292.335.410.74525252675.339.118.200.3276.115.92.61.087.729.1
1992-25- 711-COL
 
29Fred McGriff1bL341515647316033019817279118204914.284.371.443.81425052649.327.159.309.35612.218.21.52.929.732.5
1981- 9- 233-NYA
 
13,20Miguel Cairo2bR24150515491382655461982444611209.268.307.367.67418936558.284.099.167.2994.37.91.80.9103.026.1
1990-   UDFA-LAN
Retired  
44Paul SorrentodhL3213743540982701757235413330318.225.313.405.71817644495.281.180.301.31710.926.92.53.425.644.9
1986- 4- 103-CAL
 
12Wade Boggs3bL4012343551122234752324654002613.280.348.400.74817434483.306.120.228.3299.511.21.21.562.127.9
1976- 7- 166-BOS
 
9Bobby Smith3bR24117370441021531155533411062409.276.343.422.76515629416.360.146.243.3388.226.43.22.633.628.4
1992-11- 313-ATL
 
2Randy WinncfB2410933851949911726122969111002.278.337.367.70412419379.347.089.216.3167.718.22.40.3338.020.2
1995- 3-  65-FLO
 
19Kevin StockerssB28112336377011362553278088217.208.282.313.59510520381.254.105.190.2697.121.03.01.656.028.6
1991- 2-  54-PHI
 
14Dave MartinezrfL3390309317911032087355220145.256.334.320.6549914347.298.064.181.29710.115.01.50.9103.017.7
1983- 3-  53-CHN
 
23John FlahertycR3091304216311032405224614309.207.261.273.5348314334.233.066.122.2436.613.82.10.9101.322.2
1988-25- 641-BOS
 
4Aaron LedesmassR279529930971630299795114218.324.344.398.74211919315.388.074.110.3272.916.25.70.00.019.6
1990- 2-  57-NYN
 
24Mike Kellyrf-lfR2810627939671121033136228001118.240.295.401.69611223303.300.161.265.3047.326.43.63.327.934.3
1991- 1-   2-ATL
 
8Mike DiFelicecR29842481757123323001556132012.230.274.339.6138418269.283.109.169.2725.620.83.71.182.731.6
1991-11- 285-SLN
 
10Rich Butlerlf-rfL257221725493372042153720304.226.278.364.6427913237.239.138.217.2836.315.62.53.031.026.5
1990-   UDFA-TOR
 
21Bubba Trammelllf-dhR26591992857181123502164500104.286.338.568.90611331216.315.282.352.3847.420.82.85.616.654.4
1994-11- 305-DET
 
27Jerome Waltonrf-lfR3212344113003002600001.324.361.412.77314336.393.088.147.3445.616.73.00.00.027.3
1986- 2-  36-CHN
 
20Scott McClain1b-3bR26920220000002610000.100.217.100.3172023.143.000.100.1728.726.13.00.00.00.0
1990-22- 604-BAL
 
17Dave Silvestri3b-dhR30814010000000200001.071.071.071.1421014.083.000.000.0640.014.30.00.00.00.0
1988- 2-  52-HOU
 
16Tim LakercR2835110000011100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.000.26916.716.71.00.00.00.0
1988- 6- 154-MON
 
80Julio SantanapR2424000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.075.00.00.00.00.0
1990-   UDFA-TEX
 
27Rick WhitepR2943010000000100001.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.2990.033.30.00.00.00.0
1990-15- 403-PIT
 
30Rolando ArrojopR2913000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0
1997-   UDFA-TBA
 
15Kerry RobinsonlfL2423000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1995-34- 939-SLN
 
31Tony SaunderspL24120200000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0002021.000.000.000.8980.00.00.00.00.00.0
1992-   UDFA-FLO
 
41Jason JohnsonpR2412000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
1992-   UDFA-PIT
 
45Jim MecirpB2861000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1991- 3-  84-SEA
 
32Albie LopezpR2621000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1991-20- 528-CLE
 
35Dennis SpringerpR3331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
1987-21- 534-LAN
 
Batting Totals: (28 players)162555562014502674311157912073473110737533824127.261.321.385.70621364216156.306.385.217.0007.718.02.31.850.129.0 

1998 Pitching Statistics

TopNEXT Show Regulars Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
30Rolando ArrojoR29STMLB14123.56323202200202.0195848021651523101.298.690.942.906.772.343.74.5383.95
1997-   UDFA-TBA
 
31Tony SaundersL24STMLB6154.12313102000192.11919588151111722101.578.940.705.198.051.554.45.2864.10
1992-   UDFA-FLO
 
41Wilson AlvarezL28STMLB6144.73252500000142.2130787518681074001.398.201.144.296.751.574.92.3004.71
1986-   UDFA-TEX
 
80Julio SantanaR24S/RMLB564.233219131050140.114472661858603001.449.241.153.723.851.034.62.4555.19
1990-   UDFA-TEX
 
35Dennis SpringerR33S/RMLB3115.452917121080115.212077702160466001.569.341.634.673.580.775.99.2146.26
1987-21- 534-LAN
 
43Esteban YanR24RelMLB543.86640640018188.27841381141776001.357.921.124.167.821.884.16.5564.40
1990-   UDFA-ATL
 
28Bryan RekarR26STMLB284.9816151101086.29556481621551001.359.871.662.185.712.625.82.2005.00
1993- 2-  70-COL
 
45Jim MecirR28RelMLB723.11680680023084.0683029633772001.207.290.643.548.252.333.21.7783.41
1991- 3-  84-SEA
 
32Albie LopezR26RelMLB742.60540540012179.2733123732625001.338.250.793.627.001.943.50.6363.93
1991-20- 528-CLE
 
39Roberto HernandezR33CLMLB264.046706700582671.1553332541551001.356.940.635.176.941.344.16.2504.23
1986- 1-  16-CAL
 
27Rick WhiteR29RelMLB263.80383350012068.2663229823393001.308.651.053.015.111.704.19.2504.52
1990-15- 403-PIT
 
41Jason JohnsonR24STMLB255.7013130000060.0743838927362001.6811.101.354.055.401.335.70.2865.24
1992-   UDFA-PIT
 
37Scott AldredL30RelMLB003.7348048008031.1331313112212001.459.480.293.456.031.753.73.0003.36
1986-16- 411-DET
 
46Dan CarlsonR28RelMLB007.6410010001017.225151538160001.9212.741.534.088.152.007.64.0004.89
1989-33- 856-SFN
 
55Rick GoreckiR24STMLB124.86330000016.2159911071001.548.100.545.403.780.704.86.3334.88
1991-19- 507-LAN
 
52Ramon TatisL25RelMLB0013.8922022007011.223191821651103.4817.741.5412.343.860.3114.66.0008.62
1990-   UDFA-NYN
 
36Terrell WadeL25STMLB115.06220000010.214663281001.5711.812.531.696.754.005.06.5005.86
1993-   UDFA-ATL
 
36,53Matt RuebelL28RelMLB026.2371600108.211763460001.8311.423.124.156.231.507.27.0007.64
1991- 3-  97-PIT
 
28Eddie GaillardR27RelMLB005.8760600107.24553350000.974.703.523.525.871.675.87.0008.10
1993-13- 361-DET
 
13Mike DuvallL23RelMLB006.7530300004.04330210001.509.000.004.502.250.506.75.0004.14
1995-19- 513-FLO
 
48Dave EilandR31STMLB0120.2511000002.26660310004.0920.250.0010.123.370.3320.25.0005.76
1987- 7- 185-NYA
 
57Brad PenningtonL29RelMLB00null10100000.0111030000----------0.00null.000-
1989-12- 297-BAL
 
Pitching Totals: (22 players)63994.34162162410721552814461425751698171643100843301.438.871.064.006.271.574.67.389  

1998 Fielding Statistics

TopNEXT
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PJim Mecir28MLBp68-8491602251.0000.370.30---68100.042.0Fielding by Day
PRoberto Hernandez33MLBp67-71491014.9290.190.18---67100.041.4Fielding by Day
PEsteban Yan24MLBp64-889111121.9520.310.23---64100.039.5Fielding by Day
PAlbie Lopez26MLBp54-7931600191.0000.350.24---54100.033.3Fielding by Day
PScott Aldred30MLBp48-313702101.0000.210.32---48100.029.6Fielding by Day
PRick White29MLBp38-685112118.8890.420.24---38100.023.5Fielding by Day
PRolando Arrojo29MLBp32-20217404561.9341.780.28---32100.019.8Fielding by Day
PJulio Santana24MLBp32-1405112018.8890.500.11---32100.019.8Fielding by Day
PTony Saunders24MLBp31-19212181431.9680.970.16---31100.019.1Fielding by Day
PDennis Springer33MLBp29-11571102181.0000.620.16---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PWilson Alvarez28MLBp25-1425601111.0000.440.08---25100.015.4Fielding by Day
PRamon Tatis25MLBp22-11140151.0000.230.45---22100.013.6Fielding by Day
PBryan Rekar26MLBp16-861272021.9051.190.22---16100.09.9Fielding by Day
PJason Johnson24MLBp13-60240061.0000.460.10---13100.08.0Fielding by Day
PDan Carlson28MLBp10-17110021.0000.200.12---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PMatt Ruebel28MLBp7-8100011.0000.140.13---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PEddie Gaillard27MLBp6-7010011.0000.170.14---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PRick Gorecki24MLBp3-16020021.0000.670.13---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PMike Duvall23MLBp3-4210031.0001.000.75---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PTerrell Wade25MLBp2-10000000.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PDave Eiland31MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PBrad Pennington29MLBp1--000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CJohn Flaherty30MLBc91--5424542591.9936.450.004829591100.056.2Fielding by Day
CMike DiFelice29MLBc84--4835248539.9936.370.0049321384100.051.9Fielding by Day
CTim Laker28MLBc2--500051.0002.500.00--1366.71.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BFred McGriff34MLB1b135--11508161401237.9959.120.00---15189.483.3Fielding by Day
1BPaul Sorrento32MLB1b27--219240222431.0009.000.00---13719.716.7Fielding by Day
1BScott McClain26MLB1b-3b5--2441129.9665.600.00---955.63.1Fielding by Day
1BAaron Ledesma27MLBss-3b2--400141.0002.000.00---952.11.2Fielding by Day
1BDave Martinez33MLBof1--100011.0001.000.00---901.10.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BMiguel Cairo24MLB1b-3b148--27842916109723.9784.780.00---15098.791.4Fielding by Day
2BAaron Ledesma27MLBss-3b19--395421095.9794.890.00---9520.011.7Fielding by Day
2BBobby Smith24MLB3b-of6--11191331.9685.000.00---1175.13.7Fielding by Day
2BDave Silvestri30MLB3b-ss2--450191.0004.500.00---825.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BBobby Smith24MLB3b-of97--71164911244.9632.420.00---11782.959.9Fielding by Day
3BWade Boggs40MLB3b78--52131512188.9732.350.00---12363.448.1Fielding by Day
3BAaron Ledesma27MLBss-3b7--562013.8461.570.00---957.44.3Fielding by Day
3BDave Silvestri30MLB3b-ss3--110021.0000.670.00---837.51.9Fielding by Day
3BScott McClain26MLB1b-3b3--220041.0001.330.00---933.31.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSKevin Stocker28MLBss110--1863351181532.9794.740.00---11298.267.9Fielding by Day
SSAaron Ledesma27MLBss-3b58--103167851278.9714.660.00---9561.135.8Fielding by Day
SSBobby Smith24MLB3b-of7--7203430.9003.860.00---1176.04.3Fielding by Day
SSDave Silvestri30MLB3b-ss1--03104.7503.000.00---812.50.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFQuinton McCracken28MLBcf-lf58--106611113.9911.930.00---15537.435.8Fielding by Day
LFMike Kelly28MLBlf-rf43--78201801.0001.860.00---10640.626.5Fielding by Day
LFRich Butler25MLBlf-rf39--70200721.0001.850.00---7254.224.1Fielding by Day
LFBubba Trammell26MLBrf-lf23--33200351.0001.520.00---5939.014.2Fielding by Day
LFRandy Winn24MLBcf-lf16--18300211.0001.310.00---10914.79.9Fielding by Day
LFPaul Sorrento32MLB1b4--300031.0000.750.00---1372.92.5Fielding by Day
LFJerome Walton32MLBcf-lf4--10200121.0003.000.00---1233.32.5Fielding by Day
LFKerry Robinson24MLBlf-rf2--400041.0002.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFQuinton McCracken28MLBcf-lf103--2381222252.9922.430.00---15566.563.6Fielding by Day
CFRandy Winn24MLBcf-lf70--165330171.9822.400.00---10964.243.2Fielding by Day
CFDave Martinez33MLBof2--300031.0001.500.00---902.21.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFDave Martinez33MLBof85--158911168.9941.960.00---9094.452.5Fielding by Day
RFMike Kelly28MLBlf-rf51--58200601.0001.180.00---10648.131.5Fielding by Day
RFRich Butler25MLBlf-rf22--43301461.0002.090.00---7230.613.6Fielding by Day
RFBubba Trammell26MLBrf-lf16--17100181.0001.130.00---5927.19.9Fielding by Day
RFPaul Sorrento32MLB1b14--27000271.0001.930.00---13710.28.6Fielding by Day
RFRandy Winn24MLBcf-lf12--911111.9090.830.00---10911.07.4Fielding by Day
RFJerome Walton32MLBcf-lf4--300031.0000.750.00---1233.32.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHPaul Sorrento32MLB1b86--000000.000.00---13762.853.1Fielding by Day
DHWade Boggs40MLB3b33--000000.000.00---12326.820.4Fielding by Day
DHBubba Trammell26MLBrf-lf19--000000.000.00---5932.211.7Fielding by Day
DHFred McGriff34MLB1b14--000000.000.00---1519.38.6Fielding by Day
DHBobby Smith24MLB3b-of7--000000.000.00---1176.04.3Fielding by Day
DHMike Kelly28MLBlf-rf6--000000.000.00---1065.73.7Fielding by Day
DHAaron Ledesma27MLBss-3b6--000000.000.00---956.33.7Fielding by Day
DHJerome Walton32MLBcf-lf3--000000.000.00---1225.01.9Fielding by Day
DHMiguel Cairo24MLB1b-3b2--000000.000.00---1501.31.2Fielding by Day
DHDave Silvestri30MLB3b-ss2--000000.000.00---825.01.2Fielding by Day
DHTim Laker28MLBc1--000000.000.00---333.30.6Fielding by Day
DHDave Martinez33MLBof1--000000.000.00---901.10.6Fielding by Day

1998 Team Personnel

Top
Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Fernando ArangoScout -- --   SCOUT
Carlos BernhardtScout1950-09-09 47San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep --   SCOUT
Skip BundyScout -- --   SCOUT
Kevin ElferingScout -- --   SCOUT
Tom FoleyMinor League Field Coordinator1959-09-09 38Columbus,Georgia MLB1977-19951983-1995
1977- 7- 180-CIN
SS-2B
Steve FosterScout1966-08-16 31Dallas,Texas MLB1988-19941991-1993
1988-12- 306-CIN
P
Doug GassawayScout1935-- 63- --   SCOUT
Orlando GomezBullpen Coach1946-06-24 52Juana Diaz,Puerto Rico --   C
R.J. HarrisonScout1954-03-14 44Long Beach,California AAA1977-1980-
1975-23- 539-SLN
C
Billy HatcherFirst Base Coach1960-10-04 37Williams,Arizona MLB1981-19951984-1995
1981- 6- 131-CHN
LF-CF
Steve HendersonHitting Coach1952-11-18 45Houston,Texas MLB1974-19891977-1988
1974- 5- 119-CIN
OF
Michael HillAssistant Director of Scouting1971-03-25 27Cincinnati,Ohio A-1992-1994-
1993-31- 871-TEX
OF
Frank HowardBench Coach1936-08-08 61Columbus,Ohio MLB1958-19731958-1973
1958-   UDFA-LAN
OF-1B
Matt KinzerScout1963-06-17 35Indianapolis,Indiana MLB1984-19901989-1990
1984- 2-  35-SLN
P
Paul KirschNorthwest Scouting Supervisor1956-06-21 42Eugene,Oregon AA1975-1983-   1B
Paul KirschScout1956-06-21 42Eugene,Oregon AA1975-1983-   1B
Chuck LamarGeneral Manager1956-- 42Houston,Texas --   EXEC
Don LindebergScout -- --   SCOUT
Bill LiveseyDirector of Player Development -- --   EXEC
Joe MagraneBroadcaster1964-07-02 33Des Moines,Iowa MLB1983-19961987-1996
1985- 1-  18-SLN
P
Mark McKnightScout1959-- 39Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania RK1979-1979-
1979-33- 797-DET
2B
Stan MeekNational Crosschecker1953-01-11 45- AA1972-1977-
1974-15- 349-SLN
P
Bobby RamosBullpen Coach1955-11-05 42Havana,Cuba MLB1974-19881978-1984
1974- 7- 153-MON
C
Greg RiddochThird Base Coach1945-07-17 52Greeley,Colorado --
1967- 5-  90-BAL
SS
Nelson RoodScout1960-06-15 38West Palm Beach,Florida AAA1983-1990-
1983-13- 322-HOU
SS
Larry RothschildManager1952-12-09 45Chicago,Illinois MLB1975-19851981-1982
1975-   UDFA-CIN
P
Rudy SantinScout -- --   SCOUT
David StockstillScout1957-10-04 40Springfield,Missouri AAA1978-1991-   OF
Craig WeissmannScout1961-01-26 37San Diego,California AA1979-1989-
1979-19- 480-CHN
P
Richard WilliamsPitching Coach1956-11-21 41Fort Worth,Texas AAA1975-1980-   P