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1998 SAN DIEGO PADRES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  San Diego,CA
Team Record:  98-64   .605
Result:   1st in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bruce Bochy
General Manager:   Kevin Towers
Stadium:  Qualcomm Stadium
Attendance:  2,555,874
Payroll:  $45,368,000
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Yankees)

San Diego Padres affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tony Gwynn (38)
Youngest Player:  Ben Davis (21)
Longest Tenure:  Tony Gwynn (17)
Top Hitter:  Greg Vaughn (17)
Top Pitcher:  Kevin Brown (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Sean Burroughs (#9)

Roster Continuity:  62.29%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
San Diego9864.605--
SF Giants8974.5469.5
LA Dodgers8379.51215.0
Colorado7785.47521.0
Arizona6597.40133.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Greg VaughnLF32$ 5,275,000  52 
Kevin BrownP33$ 4,935,000  66 
Randy MyersP35$ 4,416,667  84 
Andy AshbyP30$ 4,125,000  91 
Tony GwynnRF38$ 4,050,000  93 
Wally Joyner1B36$ 3,750,000   
Ken Caminiti3B35$ 3,500,000   
Steve FinleyCF33$ 3,400,000   
Joey HamiltonP27$ 3,250,000   
Trevor HoffmanP30$ 2,925,000   
Sterling HitchcockP27$ 2,250,000   
Jim LeyritzC-1B34$ 2,000,000   
Scott SandersP29$ 1,700,000   
Chris GomezSS27$ 1,150,000   
Quilvio Veras2B27$ 1,100,000   
Pete SmithP32$ 975,000   
Dan MiceliP27$ 750,000   
Greg MyersC32$ 750,000   
Carlos HernandezC31$ 700,000   
John Vander WalRF-LF32$ 560,000   
Mark LangstonP37$ 500,000   
Archi Cianfrocco1B-3B31$ 475,000   
James MoutonLF-CF29$ 435,000   
Carlos ReyesP29$ 370,000   
Don WengertP28$ 240,000   
Mark SweeneyRF-1B28$ 235,000   
Brian BoehringerP28$ 230,000   
Donne WallP30$ 215,000   
Jim BruskeP33$ 200,000   
Ruben RiveraCF-RF24$ 182,500   
George Arias3B26$ 181,000   
Ed Giovanola3B-2B29$ 181,000   
Andy SheetsSS-2B26$ 181,000   
Marc KroonP25$ 176,000   
Matt ClementP23$ 170,000   
Will CunnaneP24$ 170,000   
Ben DavisC21$ 170,000   
Roberto RamirezP26$ 170,000   
Mandy RomeroC30$ 170,000   
Stan SpencerP28$ 170,000   
Ben Van RynP26$ 170,000   
Eddie Williams1B-3B33$ 170,000   


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