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1998 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
W-L Record: 65-97 .401
Rank: 5th in American League Central
Run Differential: 722-861 -139
Roster Continuity 51.16% 27/28
Manager(s): Buddy Bell, Larry Parrish
General Manager: Randy Smith
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Payroll: $ 22,625,000 26/30
Attendance: 1,409,391 26/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Jeff Weaver (#14) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information
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Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Larry Parrish
Bullpen Coach: Jeff Jones
Bullpen Coach: Fred Kendall
First Base Coach: Jerry White
Hitting Coach: Larry Herndon
Hitting Coach: Toby Harrah
Pitching Coach: Rick Adair
Third Base Coach: Perry Hill

#1 Draft Picks

Matt Anderson (#1), Tony Clark (#2), Seth Greisinger (#6), Pete Incaviglia (#8), Todd Jones (#27), Justin Thompson (#32), Scott Sanders (#32)
American League Central Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Sean RunyanDETTBAW 11-6 @TBA000000000000000011st career game
    Brian HunterDETBALL 1-2 @BAL30100003010000003833 stolen bases
    Frank CatalanottoDETNYAL 3-8 vs NYA3120000100000000231st career stolen base
    Brian HunterDETBOSL 5-6 @BOS51410021001000003994 hits
    Paul BakoDETTEXW 7-2 vs TEX400000000030000011st career game
    Paul BakoDETSEAW 17-3 @SEA422100300100000021st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Bobby HigginsonDETSEAW 17-3 @SEA62410230000000004322 home runs, 4 hits
    Andy TomberlinDETSEAW 17-3 @SEA43410030000100001674 hits
    Frank CatalanottoDETANAL 2-4 @ANA2110011000000000311st career home run
    Luis GonzalezDETSEAW 8-5 vs SEA300000000100000010001000th career game
    Paul BakoDETOAKW 8-3 vs OAK311001300110000061st career home run
    Brian HunterDETANAW 11-2 vs ANA63420001000000004174 hits
    Damion EasleyDETMINW 12-11 @MIN52310260000000005612 home runs, 6 RBIs
    Tony ClarkDETMINW 6-3 @MIN51400010010000003264 hits
    Bobby HigginsonDETCHAW 9-5 @CHA61400010000000004504 hits
    Luis GonzalezDETCHAW 8-4 @CHA50200010001000001011500th career RBI
    Damion EasleyDETCLEL 4-7 @CLE42200220000000005662 home runs
    Dean CrowDETCHAW 8-7 vs CHA000000000000000011st career game
    Damion EasleyDETCHAW 8-7 vs CHA42200250000000005692 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Paul BakoDETKCAW 7-1 @KCA5010000000400000224 strikeouts
    Tony ClarkDETMINW 6-2 vs MIN42200240000000003502 home runs
    Gabe AlvarezDETSLNL 1-4 @SLN401000000000000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Bryce FlorieDETSLNL 1-4 @SLN20100000000000001601st career hit
    Gabe AlvarezDETSLNW 8-1 @SLN423002401010000022 home runs, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Justin ThompsonDETSLNW 8-1 @SLN311000000020000031st career hit
    Gabe AlvarezDETCHNW 7-6 vs CHN602100110010000031st career stolen base
    Matt AndersonDETCHNW 6-4 vs CHN000000000000000011st career game
    Joe OliverDETCHNW 6-4 vs CHN40000000004000009074 strikeouts
    Denny HarrigerDETCINL 5-6 vs CIN000000000000000011st career game
    Tony ClarkDETCINL 2-5 vs CIN50100000004000003614 strikeouts
    Seth GreisingerDETPITW 9-1 @PIT401000100000000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Brian PowellDETPITL 2-5 @PIT100000000010000011st career game
    Geronimo BerroaDETTORW 4-3 vs TOR3120011000100000689100th career home run
    Bobby HigginsonDETTORW 5-2 vs TOR43310230000000004942 home runs
    Bobby HigginsonDETBOSW 6-4 vs BOS4110100000000000500500th career game
    Paul BakoDETNYAL 3-4 @NYA3100000101000000451st career stolen base
    Paul BakoDETNYAL 1-5 @NYA4041000000000000464 hits
    Tony ClarkDETCLEL 5-6 @CLE51420000000000003854 hits
    Tony ClarkDETCLEW 8-1 @CLE52300220002000003862 home runs
    Tony ClarkDETTBAW 8-0 @TBA52300230000000003912 home runs
    Joe SiddallDETSEAL 3-6 vs SEA4110011000000000491st career home run
    Luis GonzalezDETANAL 2-6 vs ANA423002200000000010812 home runs, 1000th career hit, 100th career home run
    Brian HunterDETANAL 4-5 vs ANA31100003011100004883 stolen bases
    Deivi CruzDETOAKL 8-10 vs OAK52400130001000002404 hits
    Frank CatalanottoDETTEXW 8-7 @TEX5233001000000000753 Doubles
    Brian HunterDETTEXL 6-8 @TEX4110000001000000500500th career game
    Marino SantanaDETCLEL 2-10 vs CLE000000000000000011st career game
    Jason WoodDETCHAL 5-7 @CHA312000001000000041st career hit
    Jason WoodDETBOSW 3-2 @BOS311001100000000061st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Juan EncarnacionDETCHAL 16-17 vs CHA6550114000100010395 runs scored, 5 hits
    Kimera BarteeDETTORL 1-2 vs TOR40000000004000001744 strikeouts
    Damion EasleyDETTORW 7-4 vs TOR52200240001000006662 home runs
    Robert FickDETMINW 8-7 vs MIN422100110000000111st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
    Gabe KaplerDETMINL 0-3 vs MIN401000010000000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base
    Robert FickDETKCAW 7-5 @KCA311001200100000031st career home run
    Juan EncarnacionDETKCAW 14-4 @KCA6241101010000000474 hits
    Bobby HigginsonDETTORL 4-5 @TOR50000000014000005634 strikeouts
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Sean RunyanDETTBAW 11-6 @TBA 10000100003000--10-01st career game
    Justin ThompsonDETBALL 3-6 @BALL 4.1864014000223430488%4517-18Threw 88% strikes
    Bryce FlorieDETOAKW 8-3 vs OAK 200000310062218482%16010-9Threw 82% strikes
    Sean RunyanDETMINW 12-11 @MINW 10000020003159660%241-21st career win
    Dean CrowDETCHAW 8-7 vs CHAW 2200000000621101148%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Brian MoehlerDETCHAW 6-0 vs CHAWSHO97000020003193672672%4416-17Complete game/Shutout
    Tim WorrellDETCLEL 3-8 vs CLE 3211004001113728976%15418-29Threw 76% strikes
    Seth GreisingerDETTORL 1-5 @TORL 6.185411400028112704263%10-11st career game
    Tim WorrellDETMILL 3-7 @MIL 200000500062117481%15518-29Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip), Threw 81% strikes
    A.J. SagerDETMILW 9-3 @MIL 221110100072116576%10710-14Threw 76% strikes
    Denny HarrigerDETMINL 5-8 vs MINL 5.16440300002497613663%10-11st career game
    Tim WorrellDETKCAL 5-6 vs KCA 3.2000004000113829976%15818-29Threw 76% strikes
    Doug BochtlerDETSLNL 1-4 @SLN 1.111100200052418675%1749-14Threw 75% strikes
    Matt AndersonDETCHNW 6-4 vs CHNW 11000000004158753%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Brian PowellDETCINL 5-6 vs CIN 68442040002379552470%10-01st career game
    Seth GreisingerDETPITW 9-1 @PITW 85110130002992632968%61-31st career win
    Sean RunyanDETTORW 5-2 vs TORSv 1.111110100052113862%491-21st career save
    Brian PowellDETBOSW 6-4 vs BOSW 66443140002489583165%41-11st career win
    Justin ThompsonDETBOSW 3-1 vs BOSWCG9711121000034127854267%6525-2510 Strikeouts
    Doug BrocailDETCLEL 1-2 @CLE 0.2000001000285363%20018-28200th career game
    Bryce FlorieDETOAKW 6-4 vs OAKW 8.1533111000030122764662%17714-1510 Strikeouts
    Frank CastilloDETOAKL 1-7 @OAKL 695310400026102742873%20056-74200th career game
    Marino SantanaDETCLEL 2-10 vs CLE 1.2300012000833181555%10-01st career game
    Doug BochtlerDETCHAL 16-17 vs CHAL 1.25442110001145242153%2009-16200th career game
    Frank CastilloDETKCAW 14-4 @KCASv 40000050001265442168%20656-741st career save

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