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1998 Atlanta Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 106-56 .654
Rank: 1st in National League East
Run Differential: 826-581 + 245
Roster Continuity 68.76% 6/28
Manager(s): Bobby Cox
General Manager: John Schuerholz
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Ballpark: Turner Field
Payroll: $ 59,536,000 3/30
Attendance: 3,360,860 5/30
Playoffs: Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
Top Draft Pick: Matt Belisle (#52) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Jim Beauchamp
Bullpen Coach: Ned Yost
First Base Coach: Bobby Dews
Hitting Coach: Clarence Jones
Pitching Coach: Leo Mazzone
Third Base Coach: Pat Corrales

#1 Draft Picks

Chipper Jones (#1), Michael Tucker (#10), Walt Weiss (#11), Norm Charlton (#28)
National 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 Atlanta Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    17Danny BautistaRF-LF5-11170R-R261993Not draftedMLB--
    2Rafael BelliardSS5-6160R-R361982UDFAMLB--
    50Adam ButlerP6-2225L-L241998Not draftedMLB--
    45Paul ByrdP6-1184R-R271995CLE: 1991-4-112MLBBoston Red Sox
    38Mike CatherP6-2195R-R271997TEX: 1993-41-1151MLB--
    30Norm CharltonP6-3205B-L351988MON: 1984-1-28MLB--
    48Bruce ChenP6-1180B-L211998UDFAMLB-Retired
    23Greg Colbrunn1B6-0205R-R281992MON: 1987-6-148MLB--
    7Mark DeRosa2B-3B6-1190R-R231998ATL: 1996-7-212MLB-Retired
    48Brian EdmondsonP6-2175R-R251998DET: 1991-3-78MLB--
    36Alan EmbreeP6-2190L-L281992CLE: 1989-5-125MLBBoston Red Sox
    14Andres Galarraga1B6-3235R-R371985Not draftedMLB--
    47Tom GlavineP6-0185L-L321987ATL: 1984-2-47MLBAtlanta Braves
    11Tony Graffanino2B-3B6-1195R-R261996ATL: 1990-10-264MLBCleveland Indians
    13Ozzie GuillenSS5-11150L-R341985Not draftedMLB--
    9Wes Helms3B6-4230R-R221998ATL: 1994-10-286MLBFlorida Marlins
    30Ray HolbertSS-2B6-0175R-R271994SDN: 1988-3-58MLB--
    16Damon HollinsLF-RF5-11180R-L241998ATL: 1992-4-117MLBTampa Bay Rays
    25Andruw JonesLF6-1210R-R211996Not draftedMLB-Int
    10Chipper Jones3B6-4210B-R261993ATL: 1990-1-1MLB-Retired
    18Ryan KleskoLF-1B6-3220L-L271992ATL: 1989-5-116MLBSan Francisco Giants
    46Kerry LigtenbergP6-2215R-R271997Not draftedMLBArizona Diamondbacks
    1Keith Lockhart2B-3B5-10170L-R331994CIN: 1986-11-280MLB--
    26George LombardCF-LF6-0202L-R221998ATL: 1994-2-61MLBWashington Nationals
    8Javy LopezC6-3200R-R271992Not draftedMLBBaltimore Orioles
    31Greg MadduxP6-0185R-R321986CHN: 1984-2-31MLBSan Diego Padres
    20Marty Malloy2B5-10160L-R251998CAL: 1990-48-1234MLB--
    32Dennis MartinezP6-1180R-R431976Not draftedMLB--
    34Kevin MillwoodP6-4220R-R231997ATL: 1993-11-320MLB-Retired
    15Denny NeagleP6-3225L-L291991MIN: 1989-3-85MLB--
    45Eddie PerezC6-1185R-R301995Not draftedMLBAtlanta Braves
    12Odalis PerezP6-0150L-L201998UDFAMLBWashington Nationals
    19Curtis PrideLF-RF5-11195L-R291993NYN: 1986-10-258MLBLos Angeles Angels
    49John RockerP6-4225R-L231998ATL: 1993-18-516MLB--
    40Rudy SeanezP5-10190R-R291989CLE: 1986-4-83MLBLos Angeles Angels
    33Randall Simon1B6-0230L-L231997Not draftedMLBPhiladelphia Phillies
    29John SmoltzP6-3220R-R311988DET: 1985-22-574MLBBoston Red Sox
    36Russ SpringerP6-4220R-R291992NYA: 1989-7-181MLBOakland Athletics
    24Michael TuckerRF-LF6-2185L-R271995KCA: 1992-1-10MLBNew York Mets
    22Walt WeissSS6-0175B-R341987OAK: 1985-1-11MLB--
    27Gerald WilliamsCF-LF6-2187R-R291992NYA: 1987-14-367MLBNew York Mets
    43Mark WohlersP6-4207R-R281991ATL: 1988-8-190MLB--

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