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1998 Oakland AthleticsPayroll Summary
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Rickey Henderson earned $1,150,000 for the 1998 Oakland Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
LocationOakland,California
Record74-88 (4th in American League West)League Rank10thMLB Rank22nd
BallparkNetwork Associates Coliseum
ManagerArt HoweGeneral ManagerBilly Beane
CoachesBob Cluck (Pitching Coach), Duffy Dyer (Bench Coach), Bradley Fischer (Bullpen Coach), Gary Jones (First Base Coach), Rick Peterson (Pitching Coach), Denny Walling (Hitting Coach), Ron Washington (Third Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickMark Mulder (#2)
Payroll$20,063,000 (Rank: 28th)
Attendance1,232,343 (Rank: 28th)
Minor League AffiliatesEdmonton Trappers (AAA) 76-67 ... Huntsville Stars (AA) 72-68 ... Modesto A's (A+) 77-63 ... Visalia Oaks (A+) 67-73 ... Southern Oregon Timberjacks (A-) 43-33 ... Arizona Athletics (Rk) 29-27 ...
Years Available1901-2018

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Payroll Data for 1998 Oakland Athletics

TopPREV  NEXTPayrolls Main 1st Round Draft Picks Active Players Currently Active on this Team
Player NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationSalary ($)MLB-RankTM-RankStatusCurrent Org (Level)
Kurt AbbottSS-2B6-0 200 R-R 1969-06-02 29Zanesville,Ohio MLB1989-20031993-2001
1989-15- 400-OAK
1,000,0003139  
Mark Bellhorn2B-3B6-1 214 B-R 1974-08-23 23Boston,Massachusetts MLB1993-20091997-2007
1995- 2-  35-OAK
170,00081240  
Mike Blowers3B6-2 210 R-R 1965-04-24 33Wurzburg,Germany MLB1986-19991989-1999
1986-10- 252-MON
475,00043214  
Rafael BournigalSS-2B5-11 176 R-R 1966-05-12 32Azua,Dom Rep MLB1987-20001992-1999
1987-19- 482-LAN
385,00047016  
Tom CandiottiP6-2 221 R-R 1957-08-31 40Walnut Creek,California MLB1979-19991983-1999
1980-   UDFA-KCA
2,850,0001532  
Eric Chavez3B6-0 204 L-R 1977-12-07 20Los Angeles,California MLB1997-20141998-2014
1996- 1-  10-OAK
170,00081241Retired  
Ryan ChristensonCF-LF6-0 191 R-R 1974-03-28 24Redlands,California MLB1993-20041998-2003
1995-10- 260-OAK
170,00081238  
Steve ConnellyP6-4 210 R-R 1974-04-27 24Long Beach,California MLB1993-20031998-1998
1995-24- 652-OAK
170,00081233  
Jim DoughertyP6-0 210 R-R 1968-03-08 30Brentwood,New York MLB1987-20021995-1999
1990-26- 703-HOU
170,00081243  
Mike FettersP6-4 226 R-R 1964-12-19 33Van Nuys,California MLB1984-20041989-2004
1986- 1-  27-CAL
2,475,0001813  
Jason GiambiDH6-3 235 L-R 1971-01-08 27West Covina,California MLB1990-20141995-2014
1992- 2-  58-OAK
315,00049819Retired  
Ben GrieveRF-LF6-4 230 L-R 1976-05-04 22Arlington,Texas MLB1994-20051997-2005
1994- 1-   2-OAK
172,00080032  
Buddy GroomP6-2 207 L-L 1965-07-10 32Dallas,Texas MLB1987-20051992-2005
1987-12- 297-CHA
595,00039911  
Jimmy HaynesP6-4 203 R-R 1972-09-05 25LaGrange,Georgia MLB1991-20051995-2004
1991- 7- 186-BAL
187,50070627  
Rickey HendersonLF-OF5-10 190 R-L 1958-12-25 39Chicago,Illinois MLB1976-20051979-2003
1976- 4-  96-OAK
1,150,0002896  
Gil HerediaP6-1 221 R-R 1965-10-26 32Nogales,Arizona MLB1987-20011991-2001
1987- 9- 230-SFN
275,00053120  
A.J. HinchC6-1 207 R-R 1974-05-15 24Waverly,Iowa MLB1993-20051998-2004
1996- 3-  75-OAK
170,00081239  
Mark HolzemerP6-0 185 L-L 1969-08-20 28Littleton,Colorado MLB1987-20021993-2000
1987- 4- 109-CAL
250,00055421  
Brian LesherLF-1B6-5 216 R-R 1971-03-05 27Antwerp,Belgium MLB1991-20031996-2002
1992-25- 704-OAK
174,00078229  
Mike MacFarlaneC6-1 210 R-R 1964-04-12 34Stockton,California MLB1983-19991987-1999
1985- 4-  97-KCA
725,00036410  
Shane MackLF-CF6-0 190 R-R 1963-12-07 34Los Angeles,California MLB1982-19981987-1998
1984- 1-  11-SDN
450,00044015  
Dave Magadan3B-1B6-4 215 L-R 1962-09-30 35Tampa,Florida MLB1981-20011986-2001
1983- 2-  32-NYN
475,00043213  
T.J. MathewsP6-1 214 R-R 1970-01-19 28Belleville,Illinois MLB1989-20061995-2002
1992-36-1007-SLN
315,00049818  
Jason McDonaldCF-LF5-8 175 B-R 1972-03-20 26Modesto,California MLB1993-20021997-2000
1993- 4- 125-OAK
174,00078230  
Kevin MitchellLF-3B5-11 244 R-R 1962-01-13 36San Diego,California MLB1981-19981984-1998
1980-   UDFA-NYN
225,00061022  
Mike MohlerP6-2 208 R-L 1968-07-26 29Dayton,Ohio MLB1990-20031993-2001
1989-42-1101-OAK
525,00041712  
Izzy MolinaC5-11 224 R-R 1971-06-03 27New York,New York MLB1990-20031996-2002
1990-22- 610-OAK
175,00075728  
Mike NeillLF-CF6-2 190 L-L 1970-04-27 28Martinsville,Virginia MLB1989-20011998-1998
1991- 2-  60-OAK
170,00081244  
Mike OquistP6-2 189 R-R 1968-05-30 30La Junta,Colorado MLB1988-20041993-1999
1989-13- 323-BAL
215,00063323  
Ariel PrietoP6-2 247 R-R 1969-10-22 28Havana,Cuba MLB1995-20051995-2001
1995- 1-   5-OAK
170,00081237  
Bip Roberts2B-LF5-7 165 B-R 1963-10-27 34Berkeley,California MLB1982-19981986-1998
1982- 1-  13-PIT
2,300,0001895  
Kenny RogersP6-1 205 L-L 1964-11-10 33Savannah,Georgia MLB1982-20081989-2008
1982-39- 816-TEX
5,000,000561  
Aaron SmallP6-5 225 R-R 1971-11-23 26Oxnard,California MLB1989-20061994-2006
1989-22- 575-TOR
197,50067926  
Scott Spiezio1B-2B6-2 222 B-R 1972-09-21 25Joliet,Illinois MLB1991-20101996-2007
1993- 6- 181-OAK
205,00065724  
Ed Sprague3B6-2 205 R-R 1967-07-25 30Castro Valley,California MLB1986-20021991-2001
1988- 1-  25-TOR
2,350,0001854  
Matt StairsDH-1B5-9 217 L-R 1968-02-27 30Saint John,New Brunswick MLB1989-20111992-2011
1989-   UDFA-MON
325,00048717  
Blake SteinP6-7 240 R-R 1973-08-03 24McComb,Mississippi MLB1994-20041998-2002
1994- 6- 166-SLN
170,00081236  
Billy TaylorP6-8 235 R-R 1961-10-16 36Monticello,Florida MLB1980-20011994-2001
1980- 2-  39-TEX
1,100,0002977  
Miguel Tejada2B-3B5-9 188 R-R 1974-05-25 24Bani,Dom Rep MLB1995-20151997-2013
1993-   UDFA-OAK
172,00080031Free Agent  
Dave TelghederP6-2 223 R-R 1966-11-11 31Middletown,New York MLB1986-19991993-1998
1989-31- 814-NYN
200,00066525  
Jorge Velandia2B-SS5-9 185 R-R 1975-01-12 23Caracas,Venezuela MLB1992-20091997-2008
1992-   UDFA-DET
170,00081235  
Jack VoigtLF-RF6-1 178 R-R 1966-05-17 32Sarasota,Florida MLB1985-20001993-1998
1987- 9- 221-BAL
170,00081245  
Jay WitasickP6-4 235 R-R 1972-08-28 25Baltimore,Maryland MLB1992-20071996-2007
1993- 2-  58-SLN
170,00081234  
Jason WoodSS-1B6-1 170 R-R 1969-12-16 28San Bernardino,California MLB1991-20081998-2008
1991-11- 307-OAK
170,00081242  
Tim WorrellP6-4 215 R-R 1967-07-05 30Pasadena,California MLB1987-20061993-2006
1989-20- 520-SDN
1,000,0003138