Season Information
Team Name
1998 Boston Red Sox
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
92-70 (.568)   GBL: -22
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
2 / 2 / 5
Runs For/Against
876 / 729   Diff: +147
Playoffs
Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
Playoff Series
Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
Playoff Series
ALDS vs CLE (L 3-1)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Adam Everett (1-12)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
17
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
6
Years Active
1901-2020
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1998 Boston Red Sox Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    23Billy Ashley277OF-LF6-5242RR1970-07-11Taylor,MI
    1988-  3-  62-LAN
    MLB1992-19981988-20010.000US
    33Steve Avery289P6-4205LL1970-04-14Trenton,MI
    1988-  1-   3-ATL
    MLB1990-20031988-20030.000US
    59Brian Barkley221P6-2180LL1975-12-08Conroe,TX
    1994-  5- 131-BOS
    MLB1998-19981994-20000.000US
    28Mike Benjamin3210SS-3B6-0172RR1965-11-22Euclid,OH
    1987-  3-  74-SFN
    MLB1989-20021987-20020.000US
    56Darren Bragg285OF-RF5-9180LR1969-09-07Waterbury,CT
    1991- 22- 578-SEA
    MLB1994-20041991-20050.000US
    2Damon Buford286OF-CF5-10180RR1970-06-12Baltimore,MD
    1990- 10- 283-BAL
    MLB1993-20011988-20030.000US
    40Robinson Checo262P6-1185RR1971-09-09Santo Domingo,DR
    1989-  0-   0-CAL
    MLB1997-19991995-20000.000DR
    61Jin Ho Cho221P6-3210RR1975-08-16Jun Ju City,KR
    1998-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1998-19991998-20020.000KR
    41Jim Corsi369P6-1220RR1961-09-09Newton,MA
    1982- 25- 642-NYA
    MLB1988-19991982-20000.000US
    29Midre Cummings266OF-RF6-0195LR1971-10-14St. Croix,VG
    1990-  1-  29-MIN
    MLB1993-20051990-20050.000VG
    43Dennis Eckersley4324P6-2190RR1954-10-03Oakland,CA
    1972-  3-  50-CLE
    MLB1975-19981972-19980.000US
    34Rich Garces276P6-0215RR1971-05-18Maracay,VZ
    1987-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1990-20021988-20080.000VZ
    5Nomar Garciaparra243SS-1B6-0175RR1973-07-23Whittier,CA
    1994-  1-  12-BOS
    MLB1996-20091994-20090.000US
    36Tom Gordon3011P-DH5-9190RR1967-11-18Sebring,FL
    1986-  6- 157-KCA
    MLB1988-20091986-20090.000US
    10Scott Hatteberg284C-1B6-1205LR1969-12-14Salem,OR
    1991-  1-  43-BOS
    MLB1995-20081991-20080.000US
    27Butch Henry296P6-1205LL1968-10-07El Paso,TX
    1987- 15- 388-CIN
    MLB1992-19991987-20060.000US
    18Reggie Jefferson2981B-DH6-4215LL1968-09-25Tallahassee,FL
    1986-  3-  72-CIN
    MLB1991-19991986-19990.000US
    51Keith Johns261SS-2B6-1175RR1971-07-19Jacksonville,FL
    1992-  6- 167-SLN
    MLB1998-19981992-20000.000US
    15Mark Lemke32112B-3B5-9167BR1965-08-13Utica,NY
    1983- 27- 677-ATL
    MLB1988-19981983-20000.000US
    20Darren Lewis309OF-CF6-0190RR1967-08-28Berkeley,CA
    1988- 18- 463-OAK
    MLB1990-20021988-20020.000US
    31Jim Leyritz349C-3B6-0195RR1963-12-27Lakewood,OH
    1985-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1990-20001986-20030.000US
    32Derek Lowe252P6-6230RR1973-06-01Dearborn,MI
    1991-  8- 214-SEA
    MLB1997-20131991-20130.000US
    57Ron Mahay272P-OF6-2190LL1971-06-28Crestwood,IL
    1991- 18- 486-BOS
    MLB1995-20101991-20120.000US
    45Pedro Martinez267P-3B5-11170RR1971-10-25Manoguayabo,DR
    1988-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1992-20091990-20090.000DR
    26Orlando Merced3191B-OF6-1195LR1966-11-02San Juan,PR
    1985-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1990-20031986-20030.000PR
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    50Lou Merloni2713B-2B5-10195RR1971-04-06Framingham,MA
    1993- 10- 275-BOS
    MLB1998-20061993-20070.000US
    30Keith Mitchell284OF-1B5-10195RR1969-08-06San Diego,CA
    1987-  4-  90-ATL
    MLB1991-19981987-20030.000US
    7Trot Nixon242RF-OF6-2200LL1974-04-11Evergreen,NC
    1993-  1-   7-BOS
    MLB1996-20081994-20080.000US
    25Troy O'Leary286OF-LF6-0200LL1969-08-04Compton,CA
    1987- 13- 331-MIL
    MLB1993-20031987-20050.000US
    55Carlos Reyes295P6-1190BR1969-04-04Miami,FL
    1991-  0-   0-ATL
    MLB1994-20031991-20040.000US
    54Mandy Romero302C-1B6-0180BR1967-10-29Miami,FL
    1988- 19- 486-PIT
    MLB1997-20031988-20040.000US
    19Brian Rose222P6-3215RR1976-02-13New Bedford,MA
    1994-  3-  75-BOS
    MLB1997-20011995-20050.000US
    17Bret Saberhagen3414P6-1200RR1964-04-11Chicago Heights,IL
    1982- 19- 480-KCA
    MLB1984-20011983-20010.000US
    52Donnie Sadler231SS-2B5-6175RR1975-06-17Gohlson,TX
    1994- 11- 299-BOS
    MLB1998-20071994-20070.000US
    51Pete Schourek298P6-5220LL1969-05-10Austin,TX
    1987-  2-  56-NYN
    MLB1991-20011987-20010.000US
    55Brian Shouse292P5-11180LL1968-09-26Effingham,IL
    1990- 13- 349-PIT
    MLB1993-20091989-20100.000US
    26Chris Snopek2743B-SS6-1185RR1970-09-20Cynthiana,KY
    1992-  6- 176-CHA
    MLB1995-19981992-20020.000US
    20Mike Stanley3513C-1B6-0190RR1963-06-25Fort Lauderdale,FL
    1985- 16- 395-TEX
    MLB1986-20001985-20000.000US
    37Greg Swindell3313P6-3230RL1965-01-02Fort Worth,TX
    1986-  1-   2-CLE
    MLB1986-20021986-20030.000US
    65Carlos Valdez262P5-11191RR1971-12-26Nizao Bani,DR
    1990-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1995-19981991-20020.000DR
    13John Valentin317SS-3B6-0185RR1967-02-18Mineola,NY
    1988-  5- 121-BOS
    MLB1992-20021988-20020.000US
    47Jason Varitek262C-DH6-2220RR1972-04-11Rochester,MI
    1994-  1-  14-SEA
    MLB1997-20111995-20110.000US
    42Mo Vaughn3081B-DH6-1268LR1967-12-15Norwalk,CT
    1989-  1-  23-BOS
    MLB1991-20031989-20030.000US
    31Dario Veras253P6-1155RR1973-03-13Santiago,DR
    1990-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1996-19981993-20100.000DR
    49Tim Wakefield316P-1B6-2210RR1966-08-02Melbourne,FL
    1988-  8- 200-PIT
    MLB1992-20111988-20110.000US
    46John Wasdin254P6-2195RR1972-08-05Fort Belvoir,VA
    1993-  1-  25-OAK
    MLB1995-20071991-20090.000US
    39David West3310P6-6247LL1964-09-01Memphis,TN
    1983-  4-  84-NYN
    MLB1988-19981983-19990.000US
    47 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system