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1998 San Diego PadresNational League (MLB)
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Sterling Hitchcock played for the 1998 San Diego Padres
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknamePadres
LocationSan Diego,California
Record98-64 (1st in National League West)League Rank3rdMLB Rank4th
ManagerBruce BochyGeneral ManagerKevin Towers
CoachesGreg Booker (Bullpen Coach), Tim Flannery (Third Base Coach), Dave Lopes (First Base Coach), Rob Picciolo (Bench Coach), Merv Rettenmund (Hitting Coach), Dave Stewart (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsLost World Series (Yankees)
#1 Draft PickSean Burroughs (#9)
Payroll$45,368,000
Attendance2,555,874
Minor League AffiliatesLas Vegas Stars (AAA) 70-72 ... Mobile BayBears (AA) 86-54 ... Rancho Cucamonga Quakes (A+) 77-63 ... Clinton LumberKings (A) 65-73 ... Idaho Falls Braves (Rk) 47-29 ... Arizona Padres (Rk) 23-31 ...
Years Available1969-2018

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

 

1998 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
12Steve FinleycfL331596199215440614671234510333409.249.301.401.70224860674.277.152.239.3086.715.32.32.144.239.0
1987-13- 325-BAL
 
23Greg VaughnlfR32158573112156284501191147912150467.272.363.597.96034282661.261.325.475.40312.018.31.57.611.552.6
1986- 1-   4-MIL
 
4Quilvio Veras2bB2713851779138242645249847861426.267.373.356.72918432612.302.089.280.33413.712.80.91.086.223.2
1989-   UDFA-NYN
 
19Tony GwynnrfL38127461651483501669313518108614.321.364.501.86523151505.303.180.260.3706.93.60.53.228.834.5
1981- 3-  58-SDN
 
21Ken Caminiti3bB35131452871142902982627110840846.252.353.509.86223058535.263.257.423.36913.320.21.55.415.650.9
1984- 3-  71-HOU
 
10Chris GomezssR2714544955120323439135187573711.267.346.379.72517039515.321.112.220.3219.916.91.70.8112.332.5
1992- 3-  84-DET
 
22Wally Joyner1bL36131439581313011280125144103811.298.370.453.82319943494.308.155.269.35810.38.90.92.436.632.8
1983- 3-  67-CAL
 
9Carlos HernandezcR3112939034102150952221654902219.262.305.369.67414424417.283.107.149.2983.813.03.42.243.323.5
1984-   UDFA-LAN
 
2,3Andy Sheetsss-3bR268819431475372972216212134.242.318.407.7257915219.317.165.299.3159.628.33.03.227.731.9
1992- 4- 110-SEA
 
8Mark Sweeneyrf-1bL2812219217458321512263710305.234.324.339.6636513222.276.105.234.30111.716.71.40.996.028.9
1991- 9- 246-CAL
 
28Ruben RiverarfR249517231367262951285221101.209.325.378.7036515204.261.169.355.31713.725.51.92.928.741.7
1990-   UDFA-NYA
 
20Greg MyerscL3269171194210042001173600116.246.312.374.6866414189.288.128.222.3049.019.12.12.142.833.3
1984- 3-  74-TOR
 
13Jim Leyritzc-1bR3462143173810041800214070102.266.384.420.8046014172.340.154.301.36212.223.31.92.335.836.8
1985-   UDFA-NYA
 
17Ed Giovanola3b-2bL29921391932331912222205002.230.335.317.652447166.267.087.237.30213.313.31.00.6139.021.9
1990- 7- 183-ATL
 
27Kevin BrownpR333482417300100042907000.207.244.244.48820393.321.037.085.2234.331.27.30.00.017.7
1986- 1-   4-TEX
 
29Archi Cianfrocco1b-3bR3140724930151052212003.125.192.208.40015480.163.083.167.1876.327.54.41.372.044.4
1987- 5- 122-MON
 
14Andy AshbypR3032721820020023509000.111.135.139.27410283.216.028.056.1262.442.217.50.00.025.0
1986-   UDFA-PHI
 
50Joey HamiltonpR27347111001160013102000.141.153.211.36415274.231.070.085.1601.441.931.01.471.020.0
1991- 1-   8-SDN
 
7James Moutonlf-rfR29556381221074371100113.190.268.254.52216371.226.064.190.2359.915.51.60.00.025.0
1991- 7- 183-HOU
 
41Sterling HitchcockpL2736505700020012105000.140.157.140.2977056.241.000.020.1371.837.521.00.00.00.0
1989- 9- 233-NYA
 
43George Arias3bR2620364711140031620000.194.293.361.65413341.316.167.250.2947.339.05.32.436.042.9
1993- 7- 187-CAL
 
25Eddie Williams1bR331728140003002600101.143.194.143.3374031.174.000.071.1626.519.43.00.00.00.0
1983- 1-   4-NYN
 
44John Vander Walrf-dhL322025363000006500001.240.387.360.7479331.300.120.360.34719.416.10.80.00.050.0
1987- 3-  70-MON
 
24Mark LangstonpR372224021002002904000.083.154.125.2793130.133.042.125.1386.730.04.50.00.050.0
1981- 2-  35-SEA
 
47Pete SmithpR321114110001002601000.071.188.071.2591017.125.000.143.14511.835.33.00.00.00.0
1984- 1-  21-PHI
 
3Mandy RomerocB3069100000001300000.000.100.000.1000010.000.000.111.07110.030.03.00.00.00.0
1988-19- 486-PIT
 
58Stan SpencerpR2869011000000403001.111.111.222.3332112.200.111.111.1400.033.30.00.00.0100.0
1990- 1-  35-MON
 
36Donne WallpR30427020000000300000.286.286.286.572207.500.000.000.2570.042.90.00.00.00.0
1989-18- 464-HOU
 
37Brian BoehringerpB28537000000001400000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.143.08912.550.04.00.00.00.0
1991- 4- 124-CHA
 
51Trevor HoffmanpR30633000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0
1989-11- 290-CIN
 
26Don WengertpR28103000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1992- 4- 116-OAK
 
31Matt ClementpR2342000000000202000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1993- 3-  86-SDN
 
25Ben DaviscB2111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1995- 1-   2-SDN
 
33Dan MicelipR276310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8980.00.00.00.00.00.0
1990-   UDFA-KCA
 
56Carlos ReyespB29210000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1991-   UDFA-ATL
 
26Scott SanderspR29230000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1990- 1-  32-SDN
 
Batting Totals: (36 players)16254907491390292301677157937604107248564540112.253.330.409.73922434896243.285.409.273.0009.717.21.82.732.935.2 

1998 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
27Kevin BrownR33STMLB1872.38363517300257.02257768849257100101.077.880.281.729.005.242.70.7202.23
1986- 1-   4-TEX
 
14Andy AshbyR30STMLB1793.34333305100226.2223908423581517071.248.850.912.306.002.603.57.6543.99
1986-   UDFA-PHI
 
50Joey HamiltonR27STMLB13134.27343400000217.1220113103151061474081.509.110.624.396.091.394.68.5004.26
1991- 1-   8-SDN
 
41Sterling HitchcockL27STMLB973.933927122131176.11698377294815811191.238.631.482.458.063.294.24.5634.45
1989- 9- 233-NYA
 
24Mark LangstonL37S/RMLB465.8622166000081.110755531141563111.8211.841.224.546.201.376.09.4005.07
1981- 2-  35-SEA
 
37Brian BoehringerR28RelMLB524.36561550018076.17538371045671041.588.841.185.317.901.494.48.7145.01
1991- 4- 124-CHA
 
51Trevor HoffmanR30CLMLB421.486606600615373.0411212221868010.855.050.252.5910.604.101.48.6672.04
1989-11- 290-CIN
 
33Dan MiceliR27RelMLB1053.22670670018272.2642826627705111.267.930.743.348.672.593.47.6673.44
1990-   UDFA-KCA
 
36Donne WallR30RelMLB542.43461450014170.1502019632563111.176.400.774.097.171.752.56.5564.06
1989-18- 464-HOU
 
47Pete SmithR32S/RMLB324.781082002043.1452323518362001.469.351.043.747.482.004.78.6004.22
1984- 1-  21-PHI
 
26Scott SandersR29RelMLB314.1123023007030.233201455261001.269.681.471.477.635.205.87.7504.05
1990- 1-  32-SDN
 
58Stan SpencerR28S/RMLB104.70651000030.229161654310011.098.511.471.179.107.754.701.0003.73
1990- 1-  35-MON
 
56Carlos ReyesR29RelMLB223.5822022008127.223111146243101.077.481.301.957.814.003.58.5003.93
1991-   UDFA-ATL
 
32Roberto RamirezL26RelMLB106.1421021004014.2121310412173101.697.362.457.3610.431.427.981.0006.82
1990-   UDFA-PIT
 
18Randy MyersL35RelMLB136.2821021005014.11510102792001.569.421.264.405.651.296.28.2505.16
1982- 3-  76-CIN
 
26Don WengertR28RelMLB005.9310010003113.221992550001.9713.831.323.293.291.005.93.0005.41
1992- 4- 116-OAK
 
31Matt ClementR23S/RMLB204.61422000013.2158707132001.679.880.004.618.561.865.271.0002.77
1993- 3-  86-SDN
 
55Jim BruskeR33RelMLB003.8640400107.010431440002.0012.861.295.145.141.005.14.0005.57
1986- 1-   6-CLE
 
39Will CunnaneR24RelMLB006.0030300103.04221110001.6712.003.003.003.001.006.00.0007.81
1992-   UDFA-FLO
 
49Ben Van RynL26RelMLB0110.1260600102.23330411013.1810.120.0013.503.370.2510.12.0008.01
1990- 1-  37-MON
 
32Marc KroonR25RelMLB000.0020200202.10000120000.480.000.003.867.712.000.00.0002.71
1991- 2-  72-NYN
 
Pitching Totals: (21 players)98643.6316216236914514859145513846355871395011217666441.308.560.863.107.532.433.93.605  

1998 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PDan Miceli27MLBp67-72430171.0000.100.10---67100.041.4Fielding by Day
PTrevor Hoffman30MLBp66-73340171.0000.110.10---66100.040.7Fielding by Day
PBrian Boehringer28MLBp56-767800151.0000.270.20---56100.034.6Fielding by Day
PDonne Wall30MLBp46-7041002141.0000.300.20---46100.028.4Fielding by Day
PSterling Hitchcock27MLBp39-17661702231.0000.590.13---39100.024.1Fielding by Day
PKevin Brown33MLBp36-25731412274.9732.000.28---36100.022.2Fielding by Day
PJoey Hamilton27MLBp34-21715303348.9381.320.21---34100.021.0Fielding by Day
PAndy Ashby30MLBp33-22614351450.9801.480.22---33100.020.4Fielding by Day
PScott Sanders29MLBp23-3053109.8890.350.27---23100.014.2Fielding by Day
PMark Langston37MLBp22-812161119.9470.820.22---22100.013.6Fielding by Day
PCarlos Reyes29MLBp22-27240061.0000.270.22---22100.013.6Fielding by Day
PRandy Myers35MLBp21-14020021.0000.100.14---21100.013.0Fielding by Day
PRoberto Ramirez26MLBp21-14010011.0000.050.07---21100.013.0Fielding by Day
PPete Smith32MLBp10-43350281.0000.800.19---1190.96.2Fielding by Day
PDon Wengert28MLBp10-13010011.0000.100.08---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PStan Spencer28MLBp6-30110021.0000.330.07---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PBen Van Ryn26MLBp6-2000000.000.00---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PMatt Clement23MLBp4-13000000.000.00---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PJim Bruske33MLBp4-7000000.000.00---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PWill Cunnane24MLBp3-3010011.0000.330.33---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PMarc Kroon25MLBp2-2000000.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CCarlos Hernandez31MLBc122--7945376854.9926.940.0058241312994.675.3Fielding by Day
CGreg Myers32MLBc52--2762944309.9875.870.00241326975.432.1Fielding by Day
CJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b24--1391121152.9876.250.0010216238.714.8Fielding by Day
CMandy Romero30MLBc6--2421027.9634.330.002116100.03.7Fielding by Day
CBen Davis21MLBc1--200021.0002.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BWally Joyner36MLB1b127--9858171011073.9938.390.00---13196.978.4Fielding by Day
1BMark Sweeney28MLBrf-1b21--1285111134.9936.330.00---12217.213.0Fielding by Day
1BJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b20--1348112143.9937.100.00---6232.312.3Fielding by Day
1BArchi Cianfrocco31MLB1b-3b19--91110111021.0005.370.00---4047.511.7Fielding by Day
1BEddie Williams33MLB1b-3b7--47303501.0007.140.00---1741.24.3Fielding by Day
1BJohn Vander Wal32MLBrf-lf3--14201161.0005.330.00---2015.01.9Fielding by Day
1BAndy Sheets26MLBss-2b2--900291.0004.500.00---882.31.2Fielding by Day
1BGeorge Arias26MLB3b1--400141.0004.000.00---205.00.6Fielding by Day
1BCarlos Hernandez31MLBc1--100011.0001.000.00---1290.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BQuilvio Veras27MLB2b131--258405989672.9875.060.00---13894.980.9Fielding by Day
2BEd Giovanola29MLB3b-2b36--4578112124.9923.420.00---9239.122.2Fielding by Day
2BAndy Sheets26MLBss-2b22--38392779.9753.500.00---8825.013.6Fielding by Day
2BArchi Cianfrocco31MLB1b-3b3--310141.0001.330.00---407.51.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BKen Caminiti35MLB3b126--772072116305.9312.250.00---13196.277.8Fielding by Day
3BEd Giovanola29MLB3b-2b37--11442257.9651.490.00---9240.222.8Fielding by Day
3BAndy Sheets26MLBss-2b23--8122222.9090.870.00---8826.114.2Fielding by Day
3BGeorge Arias26MLB3b14--5232230.9332.000.00---2070.08.6Fielding by Day
3BArchi Cianfrocco31MLB1b-3b13--7143024.8751.620.00---4032.58.0Fielding by Day
3BJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b1--300031.0003.000.00---621.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSChris Gomez27MLBss143--1803971293589.9804.030.00---14598.688.3Fielding by Day
SSAndy Sheets26MLBss-2b39--4194518140.9643.460.00---8844.324.1Fielding by Day
SSEd Giovanola29MLB3b-2b1--000000.000.00---921.10.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFGreg Vaughn32MLBlf151--270520277.9931.820.00---15895.693.2Fielding by Day
LFJames Mouton29MLBlf-cf16--1001011.9090.630.00---5529.19.9Fielding by Day
LFRuben Rivera24MLBcf-rf13--13000131.0001.000.00---9513.78.0Fielding by Day
LFMark Sweeney28MLBrf-1b5--300031.0000.600.00---1224.13.1Fielding by Day
LFJohn Vander Wal32MLBrf-lf2--700071.0003.500.00---2010.01.2Fielding by Day
LFJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b1--000000.000.00---621.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFSteve Finley33MLBcf157--3501275369.9812.310.00---15998.796.9Fielding by Day
CFRuben Rivera24MLBcf-rf13--2321026.9621.920.00---9513.78.0Fielding by Day
CFJames Mouton29MLBlf-cf4--310041.0001.000.00---557.32.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFTony Gwynn38MLBrf116--143510149.9931.280.00---12791.371.6Fielding by Day
RFRuben Rivera24MLBcf-rf73--6812071.9720.950.00---9576.845.1Fielding by Day
RFMark Sweeney28MLBrf-1b29--34000341.0001.170.00---12223.817.9Fielding by Day
RFJames Mouton29MLBlf-cf14--17000171.0001.210.00---5525.58.6Fielding by Day
RFJohn Vander Wal32MLBrf-lf3--000000.000.00---2015.01.9Fielding by Day
RFArchi Cianfrocco31MLB1b-3b3--200021.0000.670.00---407.51.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHGreg Vaughn32MLBlf4--000000.000.00---1582.52.5Fielding by Day
DHTony Gwynn38MLBrf3--000000.000.00---1272.41.9Fielding by Day
DHJohn Vander Wal32MLBrf-lf3--000000.000.00---2015.01.9Fielding by Day
DHJames Mouton29MLBlf-cf1--000000.000.00---551.80.6Fielding by Day
DHMark Sweeney28MLBrf-1b1--000000.000.00---1220.80.6Fielding by Day

1998 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Jeff AndrewsMinor League Pitching Coordinator1959-01-27 39Yankton,South Dakota A+1978-1982-
1981-25- 622-CHN
P
Bruce BochyManager1955-04-16 43Landes de Boussac,France MLB1975-19881978-1987
1975- 8- 132-CHA
C
Greg BookerBullpen Coach1960-06-22 38Lynchburg,Virginia MLB1981-19901983-1990
1981-10- 239-SDN
P
Jerry ColemanBroadcaster1924-09-14 73San Jose,California MLB1949-19571949-1957   2B-SS
Jim DreyerScout -- --   SCOUT
Duane EspyRoving Hitting Instructor1952-06-23 46Aberdeen,Washington AAA1977-1978-
1970- 7- 152-MIL
2B
Tim FlanneryThird Base Coach1957-09-29 40Tulsa,Oklahoma MLB1978-19891979-1989
1978- 6- 135-SDN
2B-3B
Tony FranklinMinor League Infield Coordinator1950-06-09 48Portland,Maine AAA1977-1979-   COACH
Gary KendallScout1963-07-27 34- --   COACH
Dave LopesFirst Base Coach1945-05-03 53East Providence,Rhode Island MLB1968-19871972-1987
1968- 2-  26-LAN
2B
Tim McWilliamScout1966-08-09 31Tucson,Arizona AAA1987-1992-   OF
Mark MerilaBullpen Catcher1971-11-09 26Litchfield,Minnesota A-1991-1995-
1994-33- 906-SDN
3B
Darryl MilneScout1945-- 53- --   P
Rob PiccioloBench Coach1953-02-04 45Santa Monica,California MLB1975-19851977-1985
1975- 1-   4-OAK
SS-2B
Merv RettenmundHitting Coach1943-06-06 55Flint,Michigan MLB1968-19801968-1980
1964-   UDFA-BAL
OF
Van SmithScout -- --   SCOUT
Dave StewartPitching Coach1957-02-19 41Oakland,California MLB1975-19951978-1995
1975-16- 384-LAN
P
Rick SutcliffeBroadcaster1956-06-21 42Independence,Missouri MLB1974-19941976-1994
1974- 1-  21-LAN
P
Kevin TowersGeneral Manager1961-11-11 36Eugene,Oregon AAA1982-1989-
1982- 1-   1-SDN
P
Fred UhlmanScout -Georgetown,Texas --   SCOUT
Tye WallerCoordinator of Minor League Instruction1957-03-14 41Fresno,California MLB1977-19871980-1987
1977- 4-  82-SLN
3B-OF
Mark WasingerScout1961-08-04 36Monterey,California MLB1982-19971986-1988
1982- 3-  57-SDN
3B-2B