Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

1998 Tampa Bay RaysPayroll Summary
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook


Fred McGriff earned $5,500,000 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 Available1998-2019

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

Extra Bases Main -- High Schools -- Places -- Stadiums -- Uniforms -- Awards -- Nicknames -- Attendance -- Payrolls -- Futures Game -- HR Derby -- About Payrolls Data

     

Payroll Data for 1998 Tampa Bay Rays

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)
Scott AldredP6-4 228 L-L 1968-06-12 30Flint,Michigan MLB1987-20041990-2000
1986-16- 411-DET
275,0005319  
Wilson AlvarezP6-1 245 L-L 1970-03-24 28Maracaibo,Venezuela MLB1987-20051989-2005
1986-   UDFA-TEX
4,500,000772  
Rolando ArrojoP6-4 220 R-R 1968-07-18 29Havana,Cuba MLB1997-20031998-2002
1997-   UDFA-TBA
245,00057214  
Wade Boggs3B6-2 197 L-R 1958-06-15 40Omaha,Nebraska MLB1976-19991982-1999
1976- 7- 166-BOS
1,150,0002898  
Rich ButlerLF-RF6-1 205 L-R 1973-05-01 25Toronto,Ontario MLB1991-20031997-1999
1990-   UDFA-TOR
170,00081235  
Miguel Cairo1B-3B6-1 160 R-R 1974-05-04 24Anaco,Venezuela MLB1992-20121996-2012
1990-   UDFA-LAN
195,00068124Retired  
Dan CarlsonP6-0 200 R-R 1970-01-26 28Portland,Oregon MLB1989-20011996-1999
1989-33- 856-SFN
175,00075728  
Mike DiFeliceC6-2 205 R-R 1969-05-28 29Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1988-20081996-2008
1991-11- 285-SLN
210,00064518  
Mike DuvallP6-0 185 R-L 1974-10-11 23Warrenton,Virginia MLB1995-20031998-2001
1995-19- 513-FLO
170,00081231  
Dave EilandP6-3 205 R-R 1966-07-05 31Dade City,Florida MLB1985-20001988-2000
1987- 7- 185-NYA
170,00081236  
John FlahertyC6-1 200 R-R 1967-10-21 30New York,New York MLB1986-20051992-2005
1988-25- 641-BOS
1,600,0002446  
Eddie GaillardP6-1 200 R-R 1970-08-13 27Camden,New Jersey MLB1990-20061997-1999
1993-13- 361-DET
170,00081237  
Rick GoreckiP6-3 167 R-R 1973-08-27 24Evergreen Park,Illinois MLB1991-19981997-1998
1991-19- 507-LAN
200,00066521  
Roberto HernandezP6-4 235 R-R 1964-11-11 33Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1986-20071991-2007
1986- 1-  16-CAL
4,000,000913  
Jason JohnsonP6-6 235 R-R 1973-10-27 24Santa Barbara,California MLB1992-20131997-2008
1992-   UDFA-PIT
170,00081233  
Mike KellyLF-RF6-4 195 R-R 1970-06-02 28Los Angeles,California MLB1990-20041994-1999
1991- 1-   2-ATL
235,00059315  
Tim LakerC6-3 200 R-R 1969-11-27 28Encino,California MLB1988-20061992-2006
1988- 6- 154-MON
170,00081232  
Aaron LedesmaSS-3B6-2 200 R-R 1971-06-03 27Union City,California MLB1990-20021995-2000
1990- 2-  57-NYN
195,00068125  
Albie LopezP6-2 185 R-R 1971-08-18 26Mesa,Arizona MLB1991-20111993-2003
1991-20- 528-CLE
245,00057213  
Dave MartinezOF5-10 175 L-L 1964-09-26 33Brooklyn,New York MLB1983-20011986-2001
1983- 3-  53-CHN
1,500,0002537  
Scott McClain1B-3B6-4 210 R-R 1972-05-19 26Simi Valley,California MLB1990-20091998-2008
1990-22- 604-BAL
170,00081238  
Quinton McCrackenCF-LF5-7 173 B-R 1970-03-16 28Wilmington,North Carolina MLB1989-20071995-2006
1992-25- 711-COL
270,00054110  
Fred McGriff1B6-3 215 L-L 1963-10-31 34Tampa,Florida MLB1981-20041986-2004
1981- 9- 233-NYA
5,500,000381  
Jim MecirP6-1 195 B-R 1970-05-16 28Queens,New York MLB1989-20051995-2005
1991- 3-  84-SEA
205,00065719  
Brad PenningtonP6-5 215 L-L 1969-04-14 29Salem,Indiana MLB1989-20011993-1998
1989-12- 297-BAL
170,00081239  
Bryan RekarP6-3 210 R-R 1972-06-03 26Oak Lawn,Illinois MLB1991-20041995-2002
1993- 2-  70-COL
190,00069126  
Kerry RobinsonLF-RF6-0 175 L-L 1973-10-03 24St. Louis,Missouri MLB1993-20071998-2006
1995-34- 939-SLN
170,00081230  
Matt RuebelP6-2 180 L-L 1969-10-16 28Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1989-20001996-1998
1991- 3-  97-PIT
170,00081240  
Julio SantanaP6-0 185 R-R 1974-01-20 24San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB1993-20121997-2006
1990-   UDFA-TEX
197,50067922  
Tony SaundersP6-2 205 L-L 1974-04-29 24Baltimore,Maryland MLB1992-20051997-1999
1992-   UDFA-FLO
215,00063317  
Dave Silvestri3B-SS6-0 196 R-R 1967-09-29 30St. Louis,Missouri MLB1989-19991992-1999
1988- 2-  52-HOU
170,00081241  
Bobby Smith3B-OF6-3 190 R-R 1974-05-10 24Oakland,California MLB1992-20061998-2002
1992-11- 313-ATL
170,00081234  
Paul Sorrento1B6-2 220 L-R 1965-11-17 32Somerville,Massachusetts MLB1984-20001989-1999
1986- 4- 103-CAL
2,000,0002054  
Dennis SpringerP5-10 185 R-R 1965-02-12 33Fresno,California MLB1984-20021995-2002
1987-21- 534-LAN
245,00057212  
Kevin StockerSS6-1 175 B-R 1970-02-13 28Spokane,Washington MLB1989-20011993-2000
1991- 2-  54-PHI
1,800,0002225  
Ramon TatisP6-3 185 L-L 1973-01-05 25Guayubin,Dom Rep MLB1992-20031997-1998
1990-   UDFA-NYN
205,00065720  
Bubba TrammellRF-LF6-2 220 R-R 1971-11-06 26Knoxville,Tennessee MLB1993-20071997-2003
1994-11- 305-DET
180,00073327  
Terrell WadeP6-3 205 L-L 1973-01-25 25Rembert,South Carolina MLB1991-20061995-1998
1993-   UDFA-ATL
222,50062516  
Jerome WaltonCF-LF6-1 200 R-R 1965-07-08 32Newnan,Georgia MLB1986-20011989-1998
1986- 2-  36-CHN
170,00081242  
Rick WhiteP6-4 215 R-R 1968-12-23 29Springfield,Ohio MLB1990-20071994-2007
1990-15- 403-PIT
250,00055411  
Randy WinnCF-LF6-2 175 B-R 1974-06-09 24Los Angeles,California MLB1994-20101998-2010
1995- 3-  65-FLO
170,00081229  
Esteban YanP6-4 230 R-R 1974-06-22 24Campina del Seibo,Dom Rep MLB1993-20111996-2006
1990-   UDFA-ATL
195,00068123