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1998 New York Yankees (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 114-48 .704
Rank: 1st in American League East
Run Differential: 965-655 + 310
Manager(s): Joe Torre
General Manager: Bob Watson (1998-02-02), Brian Cashman
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Payroll: $ 63,159,898 2/30
Attendance: 2,955,193 8/30
Playoffs: Won World Series (Padres)
Top Draft Pick: Andy Brown (#24) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Gary Tuck
Bench Coach: Don Zimmer
Bullpen Coach: Tony Cloninger
First Base Coach: Jose Cardenal
Hitting Coach: Chris Chambliss
Pitching Coach: Mel Stottlemyre
Third Base Coach: Willie Randolph

#1 Draft Picks

Darryl Strawberry (#1), Willie Banks (#3), Derek Jeter (#6), Tino Martinez (#14), Dale Sveum (#25), Chuck Knoblauch (#25), Ryan Bradley (#40)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
11448.704--
9270.56822.0
8874.54326.0
7983.48835.0
6399.38951.0
Full League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Chuck KnoblauchNYAANAL 2-10 @ANA504000110010000010144 hits
    Mike BuddieNYASEAL 0-8 @SEA000000000000000011st career game
    Darryl StrawberryNYASEAW 13-7 @SEA433102400010000014612 home runs
    Chad CurtisNYAOAKW 17-13 vs OAK24200011020010108174 runs scored
    Joe GirardiNYAOAKW 17-13 vs OAK50400020000000008484 hits
    Tino MartinezNYAOAKW 17-13 vs OAK44310150020000008644 runs scored, 5 RBIs
    Shane SpencerNYAOAKW 17-13 vs OAK000000000000000011st career game
    Bernie WilliamsNYAOAKW 17-13 vs OAK34200000130000008184 runs scored
    Paul O'NeillNYAOAKW 7-5 vs OAK514000100000000014794 hits
    Shane SpencerNYADETW 11-2 @DET400000100010001021st career RBI
    Tino MartinezNYADETW 8-3 @DET30100020001000208692 sacrifice flies
    Scott BrosiusNYATORW 9-1 @TOR50310051001000006225 RBIs
    Chuck KnoblauchNYASEAW 9-8 vs SEA422000000002000010352 hit by pitches
    Paul O'NeillNYASEAW 9-8 vs SEA604100200000000014914 hits
    Jorge PosadaNYASEAW 9-8 vs SEA5000000000400000834 strikeouts
    Homer BushNYAKCAW 10-1 @KCA6220000100100000161st career stolen base
    Paul O'NeillNYAKCAW 10-1 @KCA51100120010000011494200th career home run
    Derek JeterNYATEXW 15-13 @TEX62401150002000003595 RBIs, 4 hits
    Bernie WilliamsNYATEXW 15-13 @TEX52302000001000008380 Triples
    Paul O'NeillNYAMINW 7-0 @MIN300000200010002014992 sacrifice flies
    Paul O'NeillNYAKCAW 3-2 vs KCA300000000100000115001500th career game
    Chuck KnoblauchNYATEXW 8-6 vs TEX514100100000000010444 hits
    Derek JeterNYAMINW 5-2 vs MIN53410020000000003674 hits
    Tino MartinezNYABALW 9-5 vs BAL21100000010200008942 hit by pitches
    Paul O'NeillNYABALW 9-5 vs BAL524100200000000015064 hits
    Paul O'NeillNYACHAW 12-0 @CHA524100310000000015124 hits
    Bernie WilliamsNYACHAW 12-0 @CHA5230014000000001854500th career RBI
    Bernie WilliamsNYACHAL 9-12 @CHA51301150000000008565 RBIs
    Bernie WilliamsNYABOSL 7-13 vs BOS51400001000000008604 hits
    Bernie WilliamsNYAFLOW 4-2 vs FLO31200130010000018661000th career hit
    Scott BrosiusNYAMONW 11-1 @MON52200230001000006612 home runs
    Orlando HernandezNYAMONW 11-1 @MON400000000030010011st career game
    Luis SojoNYAMONW 11-1 @MON61410010000000006214 hits
    Hideki IrabuNYAMONW 6-2 @MON201000000010010061st career hit
    Ricky LedeeNYACLEW 4-2 vs CLE301000010100000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base
    Ricky LedeeNYABALL 4-7 @BAL411001300030000021st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Darryl StrawberryNYACLEL 4-7 @CLE301000011110000015001500th career game
    Mike StantonNYACLEL 0-11 @CLE0000000000000000500500th career game
    Tino MartinezNYAPHIW 9-8 vs PHI53300240011000009252 home runs
    Derek JeterNYATORL 6-9 @TOR43420000100100004094 hits
    Derek JeterNYADETL 3-4 vs DET82400002010000004124 hits
    Darryl StrawberryNYACHAW 5-4 vs CHA322002300010000015212 home runs
    Shane SpencerNYAANAW 9-3 @ANA101000000000000041st career hit
    Jorge PosadaNYASEAW 5-3 @SEA42200220002000001342 home runs
    Chuck KnoblauchNYAOAKW 14-1 @OAK533102500010000011122 home runs, 5 RBIs
    Tim RainesNYAOAKW 10-5 @OAK514000000000000022644 hits
    Shane SpencerNYAKCAW 14-2 vs KCA5452023000000000102 home runs, 4 runs scored, 5 hits, 1st career home run
    Mike JerzembeckNYAKCAW 14-1 vs KCA000000000000000011st career game
    Jorge PosadaNYAKCAW 14-1 vs KCA51320060001000001426 RBIs
    Scott BrosiusNYAMINW 11-2 vs MIN52310150001000007155 RBIs
    Tino MartinezNYATEXL 5-16 vs TEX41420000010000009634 hits
    Bernie WilliamsNYATEXW 6-5 vs TEX51400110001000008984 hits
    Tino MartinezNYATEXW 5-0 @TEX42300220000000009692 home runs
    Ryan BradleyNYATEXW 12-9 @TEX000000000000000011st career game
    Bernie WilliamsNYATEXW 12-9 @TEX50410040010000009044 hits
    Jorge PosadaNYATEXL 10-12 @TEX42200220001000001532 home runs
    Derek JeterNYAANAL 6-7 vs ANA61400000000000004484 hits
    Scott BrosiusNYAANAL 4-6 vs ANA40000000004000007294 strikeouts
    Chuck KnoblauchNYAANAL 4-6 vs ANA41100011010000001135300th career stolen base
    Homer BushNYAANAW 7-6 vs ANA4120013001000000391st career home run
    Jay TessmerNYAANAW 6-5 vs ANA000000000000000011st career game
    Chuck KnoblauchNYASEAW 10-3 vs SEA524100000000000011374 hits
    Derek JeterNYASEAW 11-6 vs SEA54300120000000004534 runs scored
    Jorge PosadaNYACHAW 11-6 @CHA50000000004000001624 strikeouts
    Bernie WilliamsNYACHAW 11-6 @CHA53300240001000019162 home runs
    Derek JeterNYABOSW 7-5 @BOS42200220000000004622 home runs
    Paul O'NeillNYABOSW 7-5 @BOS422002200010000016062 home runs
    Paul O'NeillNYATORW 8-5 vs TOR523002300020000016072 home runs
    Mike LowellNYATORL 3-5 vs TOR401000000000000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Chuck KnoblauchNYABALW 15-5 @BAL534000220100000011534 hits
    Shane SpencerNYACLEW 10-4 vs CLE4230022000000000212 home runs
    Mike FiggaNYACLEW 8-4 vs CLE411000000010000031st career hit
    Tino MartinezNYACLEW 8-4 vs CLE32100000011000009951000th career hit
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Mike BuddieNYASEAL 0-8 @SEA 13440210008000--10-01st career game
    Mike StantonNYASEAW 13-7 @SEA 1.20000040005000--47329-26Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Mike BuddieNYAOAKW 17-13 vs OAKW 1.1210011000824131154%31-01st career win
    David ConeNYASEAW 8-5 vs SEAW 6632001100126110773370%333151-8711 Strikeouts
    David WellsNYASEAW 9-8 vs SEA 6.16443060002594712376%386109-86Threw 76% strikes
    Jeff NelsonNYAMINL 6-7 vs MIN 200000100062217577%39721-24Threw 77% strikes
    David WellsNYAMINW 4-0 vs MINWSHO9000001100027119784166%389111-8611 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 0-hitter
    Jeff NelsonNYABOSW 12-3 @BOS 11000120005000--40021-25400th career game
    Mike StantonNYABOSW 8-3 vs BOSSv 230000200092924583%49332-26Threw 83% strikes
    Mariano RiveraNYACHAW 5-4 vs CHA 210000300073728976%16120-10Threw 76% strikes
    Orlando HernandezNYATBAW 7-1 vs TBAW 751112700027113704362%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Mike StantonNYATBAW 7-1 vs TBA 200000200062620677%49632-26Threw 77% strikes
    David ConeNYAFLOW 4-1 vs FLOWCG9211021400132118813769%339156-8714 Strikeouts, 2-hitter
    David ConeNYACLEW 4-2 vs CLEW 8411121200131123784563%340157-8712 Strikeouts
    Graeme LloydNYACLEL 4-7 @CLE 112110100052418675%2659-19Threw 75% strikes
    David ConeNYAPHIW 9-2 vs PHIWCG9522101100032119833670%343159-8811 Strikeouts
    Mike BuddieNYATORL 3-9 @TOR 1.122201101072116576%123-0Threw 76% strikes
    David ConeNYADETW 5-1 vs DETW 8810011000034132874566%347162-8910 Strikeouts
    David WellsNYACHAW 6-3 vs CHAW 7.2733231000033132815161%399118-8710 Strikeouts
    David WellsNYASEAW 5-2 @SEAW 982211400034108733568%400119-87400th career game
    David ConeNYASEAL 3-6 @SEAL 7966141100034127824565%349163-9011 Strikeouts
    Mike JerzembeckNYAKCAW 14-1 vs KCA 10000010003115645%10-01st career game
    David WellsNYAMINW 7-0 vs MINWSHO940000400030100712971%402121-87Complete game/Shutout
    Orlando HernandezNYATEXW 2-0 vs TEXW 8.1200051300031136795758%138-313 Strikeouts
    Mike BuddieNYATEXL 5-16 vs TEX 3.2200001000103023777%173-0Threw 77% strikes
    Ryan BradleyNYATEXW 12-9 @TEXW 1.2000001001623121152%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Mariano RiveraNYATEXW 12-9 @TEXSv 1.130000000062218482%18921-10Threw 82% strikes
    Mike BuddieNYAANAL 6-7 vs ANA 1.230000200072116576%203-1Threw 76% strikes
    Jay TessmerNYAANAW 6-5 vs ANAW 1000002000398189%11-01st career win, 1st career game
    David WellsNYAOAKW 7-0 vs OAKWSHO9200001300029110862478%406123-8713 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter, Threw 78% strikes
    David ConeNYAOAKL 0-2 vs OAKL 7411021000027113753866%355166-9110 Strikeouts
    David WellsNYABOSL 3-4 @BOSL 8644101000130105753071%407123-8810 Strikeouts
    David ConeNYABOSW 3-2 @BOSW 721110110002284562867%356167-9111 Strikeouts
    David ConeNYATORL 3-5 vs TORL 5.21044121110128122784464%357167-9211 Strikeouts
    Orlando HernandezNYABOSW 3-0 vs BOSWSHO930000900231112773569%1910-4Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
    Mariano RiveraNYATBAW 3-1 vs TBA 0.2211020000622121055%20022-10200th career game
    Hideki IrabuNYATBAW 8-3 vs TBA 2422003000103226681%4218-13Threw 81% strikes


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