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1998 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  92-70   .568
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jimy Williams
General Manager:   Dan Duquette
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,314,704
Payroll:  $51,647,000
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Indians)

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dennis Eckersley (43)
Youngest Player:  Brian Rose (22)
Longest Tenure:  Mo Vaughn (8)
Top Hitter:  Mo Vaughn (4)
Top Pitcher:  Pedro Martinez (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Adam Everett (#12)

Roster Continuity:  60.21%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees11448.704--
Boston9270.56822.0
Toronto8874.54326.0
Baltimore7983.48835.0
Tampa Bay6399.38951.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
23Billy AshleyLFMLB6-5242RightRight7/11/197027Taylor,Michigan1988362LAN

33Steve AveryPMLB6-4205LeftLeft4/14/197028Trenton,Michigan198813ATL
59Brian BarkleyPMLB6-2180LeftLeft12/8/197522Conroe,Texas19945131BOS
28Mike BenjaminSS-3BMLB6-0172RightRight11/22/196532Euclid,Ohio1987374SFN
56Darren BraggRF-CFMLB5-9180LeftRight9/7/196928Waterbury,Connecticut199122579SEA
2Damon BufordCFMLB5-10180RightRight6/12/197028Baltimore,Maryland199010275BAL
40Robinson ChecoPMLB6-1185RightRight9/9/197126Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic1989UDFA CAL
61Jin Ho ChoPMLB6-3210RightRight8/16/197522Jun Ju City,Korea1998UDFA BOS
41Jim CorsiPMLB6-1220RightRight9/9/196136Newton,Massachusetts198225641NYA
29Midre CummingsRF-CFMLB6-0195LeftRight10/14/197126St. Croix,Virgin Islands1990129MIN
43Dennis EckersleyPMLB6-2190RightRight10/3/195443Oakland,California1972350CLE
34Rich GarcesPMLB6-0215RightRight5/18/197127Maracay,Venezuela1987UDFA MIN
5Nomar GarciaparraSSMLB6-0175RightRight7/23/197324Whittier,California1994112BOS
36Tom GordonPMLB5-9190RightRight11/18/196730Sebring,Florida19866157KCA
10Scott HattebergC-1BMLB6-1205LeftRight12/14/196928Salem,Oregon1991143BOS
27Butch HenryPMLB6-1205LeftLeft10/7/196829El Paso,Texas198715387CIN
18Reggie Jefferson1B-LFMLB6-4215LeftLeft9/25/196829Tallahassee,Florida1986372CIN
51Keith Johns2BMLB6-1175RightRight7/19/197126Jacksonville,Florida19926167SLN
15Mark Lemke2BMLB5-9167BothRight8/13/196532Utica,New York198327677ATL
20Darren LewisCFMLB6-0190RightRight8/28/196730Berkeley,California198818463OAK
31Jim LeyritzC-1BMLB6-0195RightRight12/27/196334Lakewood,Ohio1985UDFA NYA
32Derek LowePMLB6-6230RightRight6/1/197325Dearborn,Michigan19918215SEA
57Ron MahayPMLB6-2190LeftLeft6/28/197127Crestwood,Illinois199118487BOS
45Pedro MartinezPMLB5-11170RightRight10/25/197126Manoguayabo,Dominican Republic1988UDFA LAN
26Orlando MercedRF-1BMLB6-1195LeftRight11/2/196631San Juan,Puerto Rico1985UDFA PIT
50Lou Merloni2B-3BMLB5-10195RightRight4/6/197127Framingham,Massachusetts199310275BOS
30Keith MitchellLF-RFMLB5-10195RightRight8/6/196928San Diego,California1987490ATL
7Trot NixonRFMLB6-2200LeftLeft4/11/197424Evergreen,North Carolina199317BOS
25Troy O'LearyLF-RFMLB6-0200LeftLeft8/4/196928Compton,California198713330MIL
55Carlos ReyesPMLB6-1190BothRight4/4/196929Miami,Florida1991UDFA ATL
54Mandy RomeroCMLB6-0180BothRight10/29/196730Miami,Florida198819486PIT
19Brian RosePMLB6-3215RightRight2/13/197622New Bedford,Massachusetts1994375BOS
17Bret SaberhagenPMLB6-1200RightRight4/11/196434Chicago Heights,Illinois198219479KCA
52Donnie Sadler2B-SSMLB5-6175RightRight6/17/197523Gohlson,Texas199411299BOS
51Pete SchourekPMLB6-5220LeftLeft5/10/196929Austin,Texas1987256NYN
55Brian ShousePMLB5-11180LeftLeft9/26/196829Effingham,Illinois199013338PIT
26Chris Snopek3B-SSMLB6-1185RightRight9/20/197027Cynthiana,Kentucky19926176CHA
20Mike StanleyC-1BMLB6-0190RightRight6/25/196335Fort Lauderdale,Florida198516395TEX
37Greg SwindellPMLB6-3230RightLeft1/2/196533Fort Worth,Texas198612CLE
65Carlos ValdezPMLB5-11191RightRight12/26/197126Nizao Bani,Dominican Republic1990UDFA SFN
13John ValentinSS-3BMLB6-0185RightRight2/18/196731Mineola,New York19885121BOS
47Jason VaritekCMLB6-2220RightRight4/11/197226Rochester,Michigan1994114SEA
42Mo Vaughn1BMLB6-1268LeftRight12/15/196730Norwalk,Connecticut1989123BOS
31Dario VerasPMLB6-1155RightRight3/13/197325Santiago,Dominican Republic1990UDFA LAN
49Tim WakefieldPMLB6-2210RightRight8/2/196631Melbourne,Florida19888200PIT
46John WasdinPMLB6-2195RightRight8/5/197225Fort Belvoir,Virginia1993125OAK
39David WestPMLB6-6247LeftLeft9/1/196433Memphis,Tennessee1983484NYN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Tom BarrettMinor League Infield Coordinator 
Doug BrownBroadcaster 
Joe CastiglioneBroadcaster 
Dan DuquetteGeneral Manager 
Ray FagnantScout 
John HoltBroadcaster 
Dave JaussFirst Base Coach 
Joe KerriganPitching Coach 
Wendell KimThird Base Coach 
Wally KomatsubaraScout 
Bob KurtzBroadcaster 
Grady LittleBench Coach 
Hector MartinezBroadcaster 
Steve McAllisterScout 
Sean McDonoughBroadcaster 
Levy OchoaScout 
Ray PoitevintScout 
Dick PoleBullpen Coach 
Kent QuallsScout 
Jerry RemyBroadcaster 
Jim RiceHitting Coach 
Bob RodgersBroadcaster 
Bob SchaeferDirector of Player Development 
Bobby SeranoBroadcaster 
Lee SigmanScout 
Harry SmithScout 
Butch StearnsBroadcaster 
Jerry TrupianoBroadcaster 
Jimy WilliamsManager 
Debbi WrobleskiBroadcaster 
Jeffrey ZonaScout 


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