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1998 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 79-83 .488
Rank: 4th in American League East
Run Differential: 817-785 + 32
Manager(s): Ray Miller
General Manager: Pat Gillick (1998-10-22), Frank Wren
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Payroll: $ 70,408,134 1/30
Attendance: 3,684,650 2/30
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Rick Elder (#26) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Eddie Murray
Bullpen Coach: Ellie Hendricks
First Base Coach: Carlos Bernhardt
Hitting Coach: Rick Down
Pitching Coach: Mike Flanagan
Third Base Coach: Sam Perlozzo

#1 Draft Picks

Harold Baines (#1), B.J. Surhoff (#1), Joe Carter (#2), Jeff Hammonds (#4), Willie Greene (#18), Mike Mussina (#20), Pete Smith (#21), Rafael Palmeiro (#22), Norm Charlton (#28)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
11448.704--
9270.56822.0
8874.54326.0
7983.48835.0
6399.38951.0
Full League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Lenny WebsterBALKCAW 10-1 vs KCA43300220000000004192 home runs
    Roberto AlomarBALKCAW 11-7 @KCA624100000010000014234 hits
    B.J. SurhoffBALTEXW 10-8 @TEX302000320010002014072 sacrifice flies
    Sidney PonsonBALTEXL 7-11 @TEX000000000000000011st career game
    Mike BordickBALCHAL 7-16 @CHA311001100000000010001000th career game
    Eric DavisBALCLEL 5-14 @CLE422002200000000012952 home runs
    Charlie GreeneBALCLEL 5-14 @CLE301000000000000191st career hit
    Rafael PalmeiroBALTBAW 8-2 @TBA310000000102000016532 hit by pitches
    Rafael PalmeiroBALTBAW 7-0 @TBA524001200000000016544 hits
    B.J. SurhoffBALTBAL 3-4 @TBA41100120000000001426100th career home run
    Cal RipkenBALMINL 4-7 @MIN424200000000000025794 hits
    Brady AndersonBALCLEW 8-1 vs CLE522002200000000112672 home runs
    Harold BainesBALOAKW 9-1 @OAK501100200010000025002500th career game
    Roberto AlomarBALSEAW 10-9 vs SEA514001400000000014724 hits
    Rafael PalmeiroBALSEAW 10-9 vs SEA544101200000000016764 runs scored, 4 hits
    Jeff RebouletBALSEAW 10-9 vs SEA40000000004000005714 strikeouts
    Rafael PalmeiroBALSEAW 9-8 vs SEA533011200000000016771000th career RBI
    Radhames DykhoffBALATLL 0-9 vs ATL000000000000000011st career game
    Doug JohnsBALPHIW 14-8 @PHI2120000000000000271st career hit
    Arthur RhodesBALPHIW 14-8 @PHI20100000001000001131st career hit
    Sidney PonsonBALPHIL 0-2 @PHI2010000000100000121st career hit
    Harold BainesBALTORL 6-13 vs TOR514100400000000025194 hits
    Cal RipkenBALTORW 7-4 vs TOR714101100000000026154 hits
    Brady AndersonBALTORW 11-3 vs TOR524200100000000012994 hits
    Norm CharltonBALMONL 4-9 @MON0000000000000000500500th career game
    Roberto AlomarBALFLOL 3-5 vs FLO500000000020000015001500th career game
    Brady AndersonBALNYAL 0-1 @NYA302000040001000013134 stolen bases
    Eric DavisBALBOSW 11-7 vs BOS422001500000001013375 RBIs
    B.J. SurhoffBALTORW 11-5 vs TOR434001100000000014854 hits
    Joel BennettBALTEXW 14-3 @TEX000000000000000011st career game
    Roberto AlomarBALTEXW 9-3 @TEX624200010000000015114 hits
    Rafael PalmeiroBALANAW 4-1 @ANA41310140011000001717300th career home run
    Eric DavisBALANAW 7-4 @ANA432002300110000113442 home runs
    P.J. ForbesBALOAKW 7-1 vs OAK000000000000000011st career game
    Lenny WebsterBALOAKW 9-7 vs OAK51410160000000004856 RBIs, 4 hits
    Rafael PalmeiroBALSEAW 7-4 vs SEA432002300110000017232 home runs
    Jesse OroscoBALSEAL 2-4 vs SEA000000000000000010001000th career game
    P.J. ForbesBALDETW 14-2 @DET200000100000000041st career RBI
    Chris HoilesBALDETW 14-2 @DET52310260000000008572 home runs, 6 RBIs
    Eric DavisBALDETW 6-4 @DET422002300110000013532 home runs
    P.J. ForbesBALKCAL 6-9 @KCA201000100000000051st career hit
    B.J. SurhoffBALKCAL 6-9 @KCA301000000000000015001500th career game
    Rich BeckerBALDETW 6-1 vs DET0000000000010000500500th career game
    Jeff HammondsBALDETW 6-1 vs DET40000000004000004084 strikeouts
    Brady AndersonBALMINW 16-9 @MIN635202400000000013372 home runs, 5 hits
    Harold BainesBALMINW 16-9 @MIN512001500000000025315 RBIs
    Cal RipkenBALMINW 16-9 @MIN511001300010000026561500th career RBI
    Roberto AlomarBALCLEW 15-3 @CLE624100110010000115234 hits
    Chris HoilesBALCLEW 15-3 @CLE52300280001000008672 home runs, 8 RBIs
    Brady AndersonBALCLEW 9-8 @CLE422001100012000013452 hit by pitches
    Eric DavisBALCLEW 9-8 @CLE414000100000000013664 hits
    Lenny WebsterBALCLEW 9-8 @CLE1000000000100000500500th career game
    Eric DavisBALMINW 7-1 vs MIN423002400000000013682 home runs
    Willis OtanezBALCHAL 4-6 @CHA301000000010000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Danny ClyburnBALKCAL 2-3 vs KCA201000000010000041st career hit
    Danny ClyburnBALCHAL 5-9 vs CHA401000200010000051st career RBI
    Eric DavisBALANAW 8-3 vs ANA412001500010000113875 RBIs
    Jerry HairstonBALANAW 8-3 vs ANA310000000000000011st career game
    Rafael PalmeiroBALANAW 8-3 vs ANA414001200000000017664 hits
    Calvin PickeringBALANAW 3-2 vs ANA300000000030000011st career game
    Harold BainesBALANAW 12-7 vs ANA424100200000000025594 hits
    Ryan MinorBALANAW 12-7 vs ANA111000000000000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Calvin PickeringBALNYAW 5-3 vs NYA411001100000000131st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Chris FussellBALNYAL 4-5 vs NYA000000000000000011st career game
    Ryan MinorBALTORL 3-6 @TOR101000100000000051st career RBI
    Calvin PickeringBALBOSL 6-9 @BOS321001110100000071st career stolen base
    B.J. SurhoffBALBOSL 6-9 @BOS422002200010000115502 home runs
    Danny ClyburnBALBOSL 3-8 @BOS4120011000200000121st career home run
    B.J. SurhoffBALBOSW 5-2 @BOS422002300010000015522 home runs
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Mike MussinaBALKCAL 1-4 vs KCAL 8633001100030107792874%195105-5011 Strikeouts
    Scott EricksonBALKCAW 10-1 vs KCAWCG941111500033000--241100-83100th career win
    Norm CharltonBALDETW 10-2 vs DET 1.20000040005000--47043-48Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Mike MussinaBALDETW 6-3 vs DETW 7822005000294339491%196106-50Threw 91% strikes
    Mike MussinaBALDETW 2-0 @DETW 820002900027000--197107-501000th career strikeout
    Sidney PonsonBALTEXL 7-11 @TEX 45221010001755361965%10-01st career game
    Armando BenitezBALMINL 7-8 vs MIN 1.2000024000739221756%1527-10Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Mike MussinaBALTBAW 7-0 @TBAW 9500001000033126913572%200109-5110 Strikeouts, 200th career game
    Scott EricksonBALMINW 4-0 @MINW 950000500031103802378%249103-86Threw 78% strikes
    Norm CharltonBALCLEW 8-1 vs CLE 210000300072520580%48143-48Threw 80% strikes
    Sidney PonsonBALOAKW 2-1 @OAKSv 0.20000000002110100%100-11st career save
    Mike MussinaBALATLL 5-10 vs ATLL 4.288811100002495633266%202109-5210 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Radhames DykhoffBALATLL 0-9 vs ATL 122201100061710759%10-01st career game
    Armando BenitezBALPHIW 5-2 @PHIW 220000300072821775%1668-11Threw 75% strikes
    Sidney PonsonBALNYAW 2-0 vs NYAW 6.22000140002396643267%151-41st career win
    Arthur RhodesBALNYAW 2-0 vs NYASv 2.100000300072821775%17539-30Threw 75% strikes
    Mike MussinaBALNYNW 7-2 vs NYNWCG922220700029109753469%205111-532-hitter
    Alan MillsBALNYNL 3-6 vs NYN 2.120000100092418675%31129-24Threw 75% strikes
    Terry MathewsBALNYNL 3-6 @NYN 221110100082922776%29820-20Threw 76% strikes
    Sidney PonsonBALFLOW 5-3 vs FLOW 67220040002271551677%182-6Threw 77% strikes
    Joel BennettBALTEXW 14-3 @TEX 1000030000623101343%10-01st career game
    Jesse OroscoBALSEAL 2-4 vs SEA 10000010003127558%100084-731000th career game
    Mike MussinaBALDETW 4-0 vs DETWSHO92000080002993682573%213115-54Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    Mike MussinaBALMINL 4-5 @MINL 71255031120034137805758%214115-5511 Strikeouts
    Scott EricksonBALMINW 3-2 vs MINW 7722011000129105683765%268112-9210 Strikeouts
    Mike MussinaBALTBAW 6-4 vs TBAW 7922011000030119853471%216117-5510 Strikeouts
    Juan GuzmanBALCHAL 5-12 @CHAL 597713520027101584357%20078-63200th career game
    Armando BenitezBALSEAL 5-6 @SEAL 0.23221000004189950%20011-14200th career game
    Mike MussinaBALSEAW 5-2 @SEAW 8422121010029113684560%219118-5710 Strikeouts
    Pete SmithBALSEAL 1-11 @SEA 2.13331151001152302258%22647-71Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Chris FussellBALTEXL 5-6 vs TEX 54330450002190533759%10-01st career game
    Arthur RhodesBALTEXL 5-6 vs TEX 3211002000103426876%19140-32Threw 76% strikes
    Mike MussinaBALBOSL 2-3 vs BOS 9622141000036134845063%221118-5710 Strikeouts
    Doug JohnsBALNYAL 4-5 vs NYAL 4.110220220002477581975%8114-18Threw 75% strikes
    Scott EricksonBALTORL 1-3 @TORL 8933231200136135855063%275114-9612 Strikeouts, 1000th career strikeout


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