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1998 Tulsa Drillers (AA)

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Parent Organization: Texas Rangers
W-L Record: 78-62 .557
Rank: 2nd in Texas League East
Run Differential: 757-648 + 109
Manager(s): Bob Jones
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Ballpark: Drillers Stadium
Attendance: 345,097 2/8
Playoffs: League Champions
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

Pitching Coach: Brad Arnsberg

#1 Draft Picks

Chad Mottola (#5), Todd Van Poppel (#14), Corey Lee (#32)
Texas League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1998 Tulsa Drillers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Scott BailesP6-2171L-L35TEX: 1982-7-170MLB--
    -Andy BarkettLF-1B6-1205L-L23Not draftedMLB--
    -Cliff BrumbaughRF-LF6-2205R-R24TEX: 1995-13-346MLB--
    -Sean CollinsOF5-10160R-R31KCA: 1989-13-335AA--
    -Jason ContiRF-CF5-11180L-R23ARI: 1996-32-965MLB--
    -Chris Demetral2B5-11175L-R28LAN: 1991-31-819AAA--
    -Kelly DransfeldtSS6-2195R-R23TEX: 1996-4-113MLB--
    -Donnie ElliottP6-4190R-R29PHI: 1987-7-182MLB--
    -Ryan GlynnP6-3195R-R23TEX: 1995-4-94MLB--
    -Jason GoligoskiSS6-1180L-R26CHA: 1993-8-229AA--
    -Joe GoodwinC5-10180R-R24TEX: 1995-20-542AA--
    -Xavier HernandezP6-2195R-R32TOR: 1986-4-107MLB--
    -Jonathan HurstP6-3175R-R31TEX: 1987-4-103MLB--
    -Ken JuarbeP6-1170L-L29Not draftedAA--
    -Cesar KingC6-0215R-R20Not draftedAAA--
    -Brandon KnightP6-0170L-R22TEX: 1995-14-374MLB--
    -Ramsey KoeyersC6-1187R-R23UDFAAAA--
    -Danny KolbP6-4215R-R23TEX: 1995-6-150MLB--
    -Corey LeeP6-2180B-L23TEX: 1996-1-32MLB--
    -Joe LisioP6-2205R-R24NYN: 1994-25-680AAA--
    -David ManningP6-3215R-R25TEX: 1992-3-90MLB--
    -Jose MartinezP6-0165R-R23Not draftedAAA--
    -Ruben MateoRF-CF6-0185R-R20Not draftedMLB--
    -Chris MichalakP6-2195L-L27OAK: 1993-12-349MLB--
    -Bobby MooreP6-5217R-R25TEX: 1995-23-626AA--
    -Warren Morris2B5-11179L-R24TEX: 1996-5-143MLB--
    -Chad MottolaRF6-3225R-R26CIN: 1992-1-5MLB--
    -Mike MurphyOF6-2180R-R26PHI: 1990-6-158AAA--
    -Doug O'NeillOF5-10190R-R28MON: 1991-7-191AAA--
    -Danny PattersonP6-0225R-R27TEX: 1989-47-1199MLB--
    -Rodney PedrazaP6-2210R-R28MON: 1991-2-62AAA--
    -Matt PerishoP6-0205L-L23CAL: 1993-3-75MLB--
    -Scott PodsednikLF-CF6-0170L-L22TEX: 1994-3-85MLB-Free Agent
    -John PowellP5-10180R-R27TEX: 1994-9-253AAA--
    -Rowan RichardsOF6-0195R-R24TEX: 1996-46-1355AA--
    -Erik SabelP6-2185R-R23ARI: 1996-42-1262MLB--
    -Rob SasserIF6-3205R-R23ATL: 1993-10-292MLB--
    -Tom Sergio2B5-9175L-R23TEX: 1997-11-347AAA--
    -Jason Smiga2B-3B5-10170R-R25Not draftedAA--
    -Dan SmithP6-3210R-R22TEX: 1993-7-199MLB--
    -Gabe SollecitoP6-1190B-R26DET: 1993-38-1061AAA--
    -Junior Spivey2B6-0185R-R23ARI: 1996-36-1085MLB--
    -Tanyon SturtzeP6-5205R-R27OAK: 1990-23-636MLB--
    -Dave TuttleP6-3190R-R28CIN: 1991-6-171AAA--
    -Todd Van PoppelP6-5210R-R26OAK: 1990-1-14MLB--
    -Mike VenafroP5-10180L-L24TEX: 1995-29-794MLB--
    -Andrew VesselOF6-3225R-R23TEX: 1993-3-87AA--
    -Scott WatkinsP6-3180L-L28MIN: 1992-23-654MLB--
    -Jeff ZimmermanP6-1200R-R25Not draftedMLB--
    -Mike ZywicaOF6-4190R-R23TEX: 1996-24-713AAA--

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