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1998 New York YankeesSeason Roster
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Orlando Hernandez played for the 1998 New York Yankees
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameYankees
LocationBronx,New York
Record114-48 (1st in American League East)League Rank1stMLB Rank1st
BallparkYankee Stadium I
ManagerJoe TorreGeneral ManagerBrian Cashman
CoachesJose Cardenal (First Base Coach), Chris Chambliss (Hitting Coach), Tony Cloninger (Bullpen Coach), Willie Randolph (Third Base Coach), Mel Stottlemyre (Pitching Coach), Gary Tuck (Assistant Coach), Don Zimmer (Bench Coach)
PlayoffsWon World Series (Padres)
#1 Draft PickAndy Brown (#24)
Payroll$63,159,898 (Rank: 2nd)
Attendance2,955,193 (Rank: 8th)
Minor League AffiliatesColumbus Clippers (AAA) 67-77 ... Norwich Navigators (AA) 66-76 ... Tampa Yankees (A+) 72-67 ... Greensboro Bats (A) 79-63 ... Oneonta Yankees (A-) 45-31 ... Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk) 34-26 ...
Years Available1901-2019

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

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1998 New York Yankees.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1998 baseball season.

1998 New York Yankees Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
13Willie BanksP6-1 202 R-R 1969-02-27 29Jersey City,New Jersey MLB1987-20101991-2002St. Anthony (Jersey City,NJ)
1987- 1-   3-MIN
 
57Joe BorowskiP6-2 225 R-R 1971-05-04 27Bayonne,New Jersey MLB1990-20081995-2008Marist (Bayonne,NJ)Rutgers U.
1989-32- 823-CHA
 
59Ryan BradleyP6-4 226 R-R 1975-10-26 22Covina,California MLB1995-20021998-1998Ayala (Chino Hills,CA)Arizona St
1997- 1-  40-NYA
 
18Scott Brosius3B6-1 202 R-R 1966-08-15 31Hillsboro,Oregon MLB1987-20011991-2001Rex Putnam (Milwaukie,OR)Linfield Col
1987-20- 511-OAK
 
61Jim BruskeP6-1 185 R-R 1964-10-07 33East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1986-20011995-2000Palmdale (Palmdale,CA)Loyola Marymount U.
1986- 1-   6-CLE
 
52Mike BuddieP6-3 210 R-R 1970-12-12 27Berea,Ohio MLB1990-20031998-2002St. Ignatius (Cleveland,OH)Wake Forest U.
1992- 4- 102-NYA
 
22Homer Bush2B5-10 180 R-R 1972-11-12 25East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1991-20041997-2004East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)
1991- 7- 185-SDN
 
36David ConeP6-1 190 L-R 1963-01-02 35Kansas City,Missouri MLB1981-20031986-2003Rockhurst (Kansas City,MO)
1981- 3-  74-KCA
 
28Chad CurtisLF5-10 185 R-R 1968-11-06 29Marion,Indiana MLB1989-20011992-2001Benson Union (Benson,AZ)Grand Canyon U., Cochise Col, Yavapai Col
1989-45-1157-CAL
 
45Chili DavisDH6-3 210 B-R 1960-01-17 38Kingston,Jamaica MLB1978-19991981-1999Dorsey (Los Angeles,CA)
1977-11- 270-SFN
 
54Todd ErdosP6-1 190 R-R 1973-11-21 24Washington,Pennsylvania MLB1992-20071997-2001Meadville (Meadville,PA)
1992- 9- 253-SDN
 
13Mike FiggaC6-0 200 R-R 1970-07-31 27Tampa,Florida MLB1990-20041997-1999Leto (Tampa,FL)Col. Central Florida
1989-44-1140-NYA
 
25Joe GirardiC5-11 200 R-R 1964-10-14 33Peoria,Illinois MLB1984-20031989-2003Spalding Institute (Peoria,IL)Northwestern U.
1986- 5- 116-CHN
 
26Orlando HernandezP6-2 190 R-R 1965-10-11 32Villa Clara,Cuba MLB1998-20101998-2007  
1998-   UDFA-NYA
 
40Darren HolmesP6-0 199 R-R 1966-04-25 32Asheville,North Carolina MLB1984-20031990-2003Roberson (Asheville,NC)
1984-16- 415-LAN
 
14Hideki IrabuP6-4 240 R-R 1969-05-05 29Hyogo,Japan MLB1988-20041997-2002  
1997-   UDFA-SDN
 
58Mike JerzembeckP6-1 185 R-R 1972-05-18 26Queens,New York MLB1992-20021998-1998Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)North Carolina, Georgia Tech
1993- 5- 141-NYA
 
2Derek JeterSS6-3 195 R-R 1974-06-26 24Pequannock,New Jersey MLB1992-20141995-2014Kalamazoo Central (Kalamazoo,MI)
1992- 1-   6-NYA
Retired  
11Chuck Knoblauch2B5-9 170 R-R 1968-07-07 29Houston,Texas MLB1987-20021991-2002Bellaire (Bellaire,TX)Texas A&M U.
1989- 1-  25-MIN
 
38Ricky LedeeLF6-1 160 L-L 1973-11-22 24Ponce,Puerto Rico MLB1990-20071998-2007  
1990-16- 435-NYA
 
27Graeme LloydP6-7 234 L-L 1967-04-09 31Geelong,Australia MLB1988-20031993-2003  
1988-   UDFA-TOR
 
60Mike Lowell3B6-4 205 R-R 1974-02-24 24San Juan,Puerto Rico MLB1993-20101998-2010Coral Gables (Coral Gables,FL)Florida International U.
1995-20- 562-NYA
 
24Tino Martinez1B6-2 210 L-R 1967-12-07 30Tampa,Florida MLB1989-20051990-2005Thomas Jefferson (Tampa,FL)Tampa
1988- 1-  14-SEA
 
55Ramiro MendozaP6-2 155 R-R 1972-06-15 26Los Santos,Panama MLB1993-20091996-2005  
1991-   UDFA-NYA
 
43Jeff NelsonP6-8 225 R-R 1966-11-17 31Baltimore,Maryland MLB1984-20061992-2006Catonsville (Catonsville,MD)Catonsville CC
1984-22- 569-LAN
 
21Paul O'NeillRF6-4 215 L-L 1963-02-25 35Columbus,Ohio MLB1981-20011985-2001Brookhaven (Columbus,OH)
1981- 4-  93-CIN
 
46Andy PettitteP6-5 225 L-L 1972-06-15 26Baton Rouge,Louisiana MLB1991-20131995-2013Deer Park (Deer Park,TX)San Jacinto Col
1990-22- 594-NYA
Free Agent  
20Jorge PosadaC6-2 205 B-R 1971-08-17 26Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1991-20111996-2011  
1990-24- 646-NYA
 
31Tim RainesDH-LF5-8 186 B-R 1959-09-16 38Sanford,Florida MLB1977-20021979-2002Seminole (Sanford,FL)
1977- 5- 106-MON
 
42Mariano RiveraP6-2 170 R-R 1969-11-29 28Panama City,Panama MLB1990-20131995-2013  
1990-   UDFA-NYA
Retired  
19Luis SojoSS-1B5-11 175 R-R 1966-01-03 32Caracas,Venezuela MLB1987-20031990-2003  
1986-   UDFA-TOR
 
47Shane SpencerRF-LF5-11 210 R-R 1972-02-20 26Key West,Florida MLB1990-20061998-2004Granite Hills (El Cajon,CA)
1990-28- 750-NYA
 
29Mike StantonP6-1 215 L-L 1967-06-02 31Houston,Texas MLB1987-20071989-2007Midland (Midland,TX)Alvin CC
1987-13- 324-ATL
Free Agent  
39Darryl StrawberryDH6-6 215 L-L 1962-03-12 36Los Angeles,California MLB1980-19991983-1999Crenshaw (Los Angeles,CA)
1980- 1-   1-NYN
 
17Dale Sveum1B6-2 212 B-R 1963-11-23 34Richmond,California MLB1982-19991986-1999Pinole Valley (Pinole,CA)
1982- 1-  25-MIL
 
62Jay TessmerP6-3 190 R-R 1971-12-26 26Meadville,Pennsylvania MLB1994-20021998-2002Cochranton (Cochranton,PA)Miami
1995-19- 534-NYA
 
33David WellsP6-4 235 L-L 1963-05-20 35Torrance,California MLB1982-20071987-2007Point Loma (San Diego,CA)
1982- 2-  30-TOR
 
51Bernie WilliamsCF6-2 205 B-R 1968-09-13 29San Juan,Puerto Rico MLB1986-20061991-2006  
1985-   UDFA-NYA
 
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