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1998 Boston Red SoxAmerican League (MLB)
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Ron Mahay played for the 1998 Boston Red Sox
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRed Sox
LocationBoston,Massachusetts
Record92-70 (2nd in American League East)League Rank2ndMLB Rank5th
ManagerJimy WilliamsGeneral ManagerDan Duquette
CoachesDave Jauss (First Base Coach), Joe Kerrigan (Pitching Coach), Wendell Kim (Third Base Coach), Grady Little (Bench Coach), Dick Pole (Bullpen Coach), Jim Rice (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsLost in 1st Round (Indians)
#1 Draft PickAdam Everett (#12)
Payroll$51,647,000 (Rank: 8th)
Attendance2,314,704 (Rank: 17th)
Minor League AffiliatesPawtucket Red Sox (AAA) 77-64 ... Trenton Thunder (AA) 71-70 ... Sarasota Red Sox (A+) 76-61 ... Michigan Battle Cats (A) 79-61 ... Lowell Spinners (A-) 32-44 ... Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk) 27-33 ...
Years Available1901-2018

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

 
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1998 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
25Troy O'LearylfL281566119516536823832236108505217.270.314.468.78228667657.293.198.257.3365.516.43.03.526.640.6
1987-13- 331-MIL
 
42Mo Vaughn1bL301546091072053124011500611448031313.337.402.591.99336073681.386.254.355.4219.021.22.45.915.235.6
1989- 1-  23-BOS
 
5Nomar GarciaparrassR24143604111195378351221263362807120.323.362.584.94635380652.311.261.326.4025.19.51.95.417.341.0
1994- 1-  12-BOS
 
13John Valentin3bR31153588113145441237345778292539.247.340.442.78226068681.250.195.325.34311.312.01.13.425.646.9
1988- 5- 121-BOS
 
20Darren Lewiscf-rfR301555859515725386329127094825012.268.352.362.71421236670.305.094.243.32410.514.01.31.273.122.9
1988-18- 463-OAK
 
56Darren BraggrfL2812940951114293857534299644016.279.351.423.77417340465.346.144.252.3439.021.32.41.751.135.1
1991-22- 578-SEA
 
10Scott HattebergcL2811235946992311243004358503311.276.359.446.80516036410.298.170.290.35210.514.21.42.929.936.4
1991- 1-  43-BOS
 
28Mike Benjamin2bR3212434946952304393015736132111.272.312.372.68413027385.332.100.152.3033.919.04.91.087.328.4
1987- 3-  74-SFN
 
47Jason VaritekcR2686221315613073322174524318.253.309.407.7169020247.285.154.231.3126.918.22.72.831.635.7
1994- 1-  14-SEA
Retired  
2Damon BufordcfR28862163761144104255224310215.282.349.523.87211328241.309.241.343.3729.117.82.04.221.645.9
1990-10- 283-BAL
 
18Reggie JeffersondhL2962196246016183100214010127.306.374.520.89410225219.349.214.321.3859.618.31.93.724.541.7
1986- 3-  72-CIN
 
20Mike StanleydhR3547156254512073210264320426.288.388.500.8887819188.345.212.385.38213.822.91.73.722.342.2
1985-16- 395-TEX
 
31Jim LeyritzdhR345212917376082400213420414.287.385.519.9046714156.319.232.395.38713.521.81.65.116.137.8
1985-   UDFA-NYA
 
52Donnie Sadler2bR23581242128443154062835101.226.276.395.6714911139.266.169.250.2924.320.14.72.241.339.3
1994-11- 299-BOS
 
29Midre Cummingsdh-rfL266712020348051533171921002.283.381.475.8565713140.302.192.333.37812.113.61.13.624.038.2
1990- 1-  29-MIN
 
50Lou Merloni2bR2739961027601151072021011.281.343.375.718367106.347.094.177.3206.618.92.90.996.025.9
1993-10- 275-BOS
 
15Mark Lemke2bB323191101740070161501200.187.232.231.463214100.218.044.099.2126.015.02.50.00.023.5
1983-27- 677-ATL
 
30Keith MitchelldhR282333492006107500010.273.400.333.73311240.321.060.303.33517.512.50.70.00.022.2
1987- 4-  90-ATL
 
7Trot NixonrfL241327371000001300000.259.286.296.5828128.292.037.074.2633.610.73.00.00.014.3
1993- 1-   7-BOS
 
23Billy AshleydhR2713243730370021100000.292.346.7921.13819626.400.500.583.4667.742.35.511.58.085.7
1988- 3-  62-LAN
 
54Mandy Romeroc-dhB301213231001003300001.231.375.308.6834116.300.077.308.32418.818.81.00.00.033.3
1988-19- 486-PIT
 
26Chris Snopek3b-2bR27812220002002500000.167.286.167.4532014.286.000.167.23014.335.72.50.00.00.0
1992- 6- 176-CHA
 
26Orlando Mercedrf-dhL3199000002002300100.000.167.000.1670012.000.000.222.11916.725.01.50.00.00.0
1985-   UDFA-PIT
 
45Pedro MartinezpR2627000000000500000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.071.40.00.00.00.0
1988-   UDFA-LAN
 
17Bret SaberhagenpR3425000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.040.00.00.00.00.0
1982-19- 480-KCA
 
32Derek LowepR2524000000001300000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14320.060.03.00.00.00.0
1991- 8- 214-SEA
Free Agent  
49Tim WakefieldpR3122000000001202000.000.333.000.333005.000.000.500.23820.040.02.00.00.00.0
1988- 8- 200-PIT
Retired  
41Jim CorsipR3651000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1982-25- 642-NYA
 
33Steve AverypL2861200000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1988- 1-   3-ATL
 
51Keith Johnsdh-2bR2620000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.713100.00.00.00.00.00.0
1992- 6- 167-SLN
 
46John WasdinpR2530100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.713100.00.00.00.00.00.0
1993- 1-  25-OAK
 
Batting Totals: (31 players)16256018761568338352058277239541104970355232144.280.348.463.81125915786299.310.463.285.0008.616.71.93.327.336.9 

1998 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
45Pedro MartinezR26STMLB1972.89333303200233.2188827526672519081.097.241.002.589.673.753.16.7313.40
1988-   UDFA-LAN
 
49Tim WakefieldR31STMLB1784.58363332010216.0211123110307914661141.348.791.253.296.081.855.13.6804.88
1988- 8- 200-PIT
Retired  
17Bret SaberhagenR34STMLB1583.96313100000175.0181827722291004061.209.311.131.495.143.454.22.6524.23
1982-19- 480-KCA
 
33Steve AveryL28S/RMLB1075.023423110040123.212874691464577041.569.321.024.664.150.895.39.5885.34
1988- 1-   3-ATL
 
32Derek LoweR25RelMLB394.026310530084123.01266555542778041.379.220.373.075.631.834.76.2503.54
1991- 8- 214-SEA
Free Agent  
46John WasdinR25RelMLB645.25478390013096.011157561427591021.4410.411.312.535.532.195.34.6004.71
1993- 1-  25-OAK
 
36Tom GordonR30CLMLB742.727307300694679.1552424225789001.016.240.232.848.853.122.72.6362.45
1986- 6- 157-KCA
 
41Jim CorsiR36RelMLB322.5959059009066.0582319623493011.237.910.823.146.682.133.14.6003.93
1982-25- 642-NYA
 
34Rich GarcesR27RelMLB113.33300300011146.0361917627341121.377.041.175.286.651.263.72.5005.25
1987-   UDFA-MIN
 
51Pete SchourekL29S/RMLB134.301082000044.0452121714362001.349.201.432.867.362.574.30.2504.53
1987- 2-  56-NYN
 
43Dennis EckersleyR43RelMLB414.76500500013139.246212168220021.3810.441.361.824.992.754.76.8004.75
1972- 3-  50-CLE
 
55Carlos ReyesR29RelMLB113.52240240010038.1351515214233011.298.220.473.295.401.643.52.5003.79
1991-   UDFA-ATL
 
19Brian RoseR22STMLB146.93880000037.2433229914180021.5310.272.153.354.301.297.65.2006.56
1994- 3-  75-BOS
 
57Ron MahayL27RelMLB113.4629029006126.0261610215143021.589.000.695.194.850.935.54.5005.02
1991-18- 486-BOS
Retired  
37Greg SwindellL33RelMLB233.3829029003024.025139313180001.589.381.134.886.751.384.88.4004.89
1986- 1-   2-CLE
 
61Jin Ho ChoR22STMLB038.20440000018.228171743151011.7013.501.931.457.235.008.20.0004.96
1998-   UDFA-BOS
 
59Brian BarkleyL22RelMLB009.82606001011.01613122921012.2713.091.647.361.640.2210.64.0007.87
1994- 5- 131-BOS
 
27Butch HenryL29STMLB004.0022000009.08442360011.228.002.003.006.002.004.00.0006.03
1987-15- 388-CIN
 
55Brian ShouseL29RelMLB015.6370700408.09552450001.6310.132.254.505.631.255.63.0006.64
1990-13- 349-PIT
 
31Dario VerasR25RelMLB0110.1370700408.012990722012.3813.500.007.882.250.2910.13.0005.64
1990-   UDFA-LAN
 
40Robinson ChecoR26STMLB029.3922000007.211883551002.2212.913.525.875.871.009.39.0008.88
1989-   UDFA-CAL
 
65Carlos ValdezR26RelMLB100.0040400103.11000540001.942.700.0013.5010.800.800.001.0005.24
1990-   UDFA-SFN
 
39David WestL33RelMLB0027.0060600002.07661741007.0031.504.5031.5018.000.5727.00.00016.14
1983- 4-  84-NYN
 
Pitching Totals: (23 players)92704.181621624325215753143714067296681685041025622521.338.811.053.166.422.034.57.568  

1998 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PTom Gordon30MLBp73-79710081.0000.110.10---73100.045.1Fielding by Day
PDerek Lowe25MLBp63-12312244440.9000.570.29---63100.038.9Fielding by Day
PJim Corsi36MLBp59-663162221.9050.320.29---59100.036.4Fielding by Day
PDennis Eckersley43MLBp50-3924107.8570.120.15---50100.030.9Fielding by Day
PJohn Wasdin25MLBp47-965151121.9520.430.21---47100.029.0Fielding by Day
PTim Wakefield31MLBp36-21616233142.9291.080.18---36100.022.2Fielding by Day
PSteve Avery28MLBp34-1237391547.9791.350.37---34100.021.0Fielding by Day
PPedro Martinez26MLBp33-23311184333.8790.880.12---33100.020.4Fielding by Day
PBret Saberhagen34MLBp31-17513201134.9711.060.19---31100.019.1Fielding by Day
PRich Garces27MLBp30-46250071.0000.230.15---30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PGreg Swindell33MLBp29-24240161.0000.210.25---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PRon Mahay27MLBp29-2612104.7500.100.12---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PCarlos Reyes29MLBp24-38350081.0000.330.21---24100.014.8Fielding by Day
PPete Schourek29MLBp10-44020021.0000.200.05---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PBrian Rose22MLBp8-37440181.0001.000.22---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PBrian Shouse29MLBp7-8020021.0000.290.25---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PDario Veras25MLBp7-8100011.0000.140.13---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PBrian Barkley22MLBp6-11100011.0000.170.09---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PDavid West33MLBp6-2000000.000.00---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PJin Ho Cho22MLBp4-18300031.0000.750.17---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PCarlos Valdez26MLBp4-3000000.000.00---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PRobinson Checo26MLBp2-7000000.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PButch Henry29MLBp2-9130041.0002.000.44---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CScott Hatteberg28MLBc-1b108--6646157730.9936.710.0081391711296.466.7Fielding by Day
CJason Varitek26MLBc75--3673253404.9885.320.004919188687.246.3Fielding by Day
CMandy Romero30MLBc4--11000111.0002.750.00---1233.32.5Fielding by Day
CJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b1--10000101.00010.000.002--521.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BMo Vaughn30MLB1b142--11769012911278.9918.920.00---15492.287.7Fielding by Day
1BMike Stanley35MLBc-1b13--10860141141.0008.770.00---4727.78.0Fielding by Day
1BMike Benjamin32MLBss-3b10--41903501.0005.000.00---1248.16.2Fielding by Day
1BReggie Jefferson29MLB1b-lf7--3742243.9535.860.00---6211.34.3Fielding by Day
1BBilly Ashley27MLBlf2--60127.8573.000.00---1315.41.2Fielding by Day
1BJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b1--300131.0003.000.00---521.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BMike Benjamin32MLBss-3b87--160189240351.9944.010.00---12470.253.7Fielding by Day
2BDonnie Sadler23MLB2b-ss50--7695516176.9723.420.00---5886.230.9Fielding by Day
2BLou Merloni27MLB2b-3b32--4766310116.9743.530.00---3982.119.8Fielding by Day
2BMark Lemke32MLB2b31--38710151091.0003.520.00---31100.019.1Fielding by Day
2BChris Snopek27MLB3b-ss3--12104.7501.000.00---837.51.9Fielding by Day
2BJohn Valentin31MLBss-3b1--000000.000.00---1530.70.6Fielding by Day
2BKeith Johns26MLB2b1--110121.0002.000.00---250.00.6Fielding by Day
2BDamon Buford28MLBcf1--000000.000.00---861.20.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BJohn Valentin31MLBss-3b153--1212921528428.9652.700.00---153100.094.4Fielding by Day
3BMike Benjamin32MLBss-3b11--61900251.0002.270.00---1248.96.8Fielding by Day
3BLou Merloni27MLB2b-3b5--572014.8572.400.00---3912.83.1Fielding by Day
3BChris Snopek27MLB3b-ss3--020021.0000.670.00---837.51.9Fielding by Day
3BDamon Buford28MLBcf1--000000.000.00---861.20.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSNomar Garciaparra24MLBss143--2284022568655.9624.410.00---143100.088.3Fielding by Day
SSMike Benjamin32MLBss-3b20--265811185.9884.200.00---12416.112.3Fielding by Day
SSDonnie Sadler23MLB2b-ss4--5602111.0002.750.00---586.92.5Fielding by Day
SSLou Merloni27MLB2b-3b1--000000.000.00---392.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFTroy O'Leary28MLBlf-rf155--302931314.9902.010.00---15699.495.7Fielding by Day
LFDarren Bragg28MLBrf-cf7--10000101.0001.430.00---1295.44.3Fielding by Day
LFKeith Mitchell28MLBlf-rf4--200021.0000.500.00---2317.42.5Fielding by Day
LFDarren Lewis30MLBcf4--500051.0001.250.00---1552.62.5Fielding by Day
LFBilly Ashley27MLBlf2--010011.0000.500.00---1315.41.2Fielding by Day
LFTrot Nixon24MLBrf1--400041.0004.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFDarren Lewis30MLBcf109--2885002931.0002.690.00---15570.367.3Fielding by Day
CFDamon Buford28MLBcf67--1334011371.0002.040.00---8677.941.4Fielding by Day
CFDarren Bragg28MLBrf-cf12--21100221.0001.830.00---1299.37.4Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFDarren Bragg28MLBrf-cf112--188512194.9951.720.00---12986.869.1Fielding by Day
RFDarren Lewis30MLBcf55--8913093.9681.640.00---15535.534.0Fielding by Day
RFMidre Cummings26MLBrf-cf17--1601017.9410.940.00---6725.410.5Fielding by Day
RFTrot Nixon24MLBrf6--12000121.0002.000.00---1346.23.7Fielding by Day
RFKeith Mitchell28MLBlf-rf6--400041.0000.670.00---2326.13.7Fielding by Day
RFOrlando Merced31MLBrf-1b1--200021.0002.000.00---911.10.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHReggie Jefferson29MLB1b-lf48--000000.000.00---6277.429.6Fielding by Day
DHJim Leyritz34MLBc-1b39--000000.000.00---5275.024.1Fielding by Day
DHMike Stanley35MLBc-1b34--000000.000.00---4772.321.0Fielding by Day
DHMidre Cummings26MLBrf-cf29--000000.000.00---6743.317.9Fielding by Day
DHDamon Buford28MLBcf15--000000.000.00---8617.49.3Fielding by Day
DHKeith Mitchell28MLBlf-rf12--000000.000.00---2352.27.4Fielding by Day
DHMo Vaughn30MLB1b12--000000.000.00---1547.87.4Fielding by Day
DHBilly Ashley27MLBlf5--000000.000.00---1338.53.1Fielding by Day
DHDonnie Sadler23MLB2b-ss4--000000.000.00---586.92.5Fielding by Day
DHDarren Bragg28MLBrf-cf4--000000.000.00---1293.12.5Fielding by Day
DHJason Varitek26MLBc3--000000.000.00---863.51.9Fielding by Day
DHMandy Romero30MLBc3--000000.000.00---1225.01.9Fielding by Day
DHMike Benjamin32MLBss-3b2--000000.000.00---1241.61.2Fielding by Day
DHChris Snopek27MLB3b-ss2--000000.000.00---825.01.2Fielding by Day
DHTrot Nixon24MLBrf2--000000.000.00---1315.41.2Fielding by Day
DHOrlando Merced31MLBrf-1b1--000000.000.00---911.10.6Fielding by Day
DHKeith Johns26MLB2b1--000000.000.00---250.00.6Fielding by Day
DHDarren Lewis30MLBcf1--000000.000.00---1550.60.6Fielding by Day

1998 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Tom BarrettMinor League Infield Coordinator1960-04-02 38San Fernando,California MLB1981-19931988-1992
1982-26- 667-NYA
2B
Dan DuquetteGeneral Manager1958-05-26 40Dalton,Massachusetts --   EXEC
Ray FagnantScout1965-07-12 32Chicopee,Massachusetts AA1989-1991-   C
Dave JaussFirst Base Coach1957-01-16 41Chicago,Illinois --   COACH
Joe KerriganPitching Coach1954-01-30 44Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1974-19991976-1980
1974- 1-  10-MON
P
Wendell KimThird Base Coach1951-03-09 47Honolulu,Hawaii AAA1977-1980-   COACH
Wally KomatsubaraScout1929-02-16 69Waipahu,Hawaii --   SCOUT
Grady LittleBench Coach1950-03-03 48Abilene,Texas AA1969-1973-
1968-15- 331-ATL
C
Steve McAllisterScout1959-11-11 38Chillicothe,Ohio AA1979-1986-
1981- 5- 127-HOU
SS
Levy OchoaScout1955-01-04 43Cabimas,Venezuela --   2B
Johnny PeskySpecial Assistant, Player Development1919-09-27 78Portland,Oregon MLB1942-19541942-1954   SS-3B
Ray PoitevintScout -- --   SCOUT
Dick PoleBullpen Coach1950-10-13 47Trout Creek,Michigan MLB1973-19811973-1978
1969-   UDFA-BOS
P
Mike PortVP Baseball Operations1945-07-24 52- --   EXEC
Kent QuallsScout -- --   SCOUT
Gary RajsichScout1954-10-28 43Youngstown,Ohio MLB1975-19851982-1985
1976-11- 241-HOU
OF-1B
Jerry RemyBroadcaster1952-11-08 45Fall River,Massachusetts MLB1971-19841975-1984
1971- 8- 129-CAL
2B
Jim RiceHitting Coach1953-03-08 45Anderson,South Carolina MLB1971-19891974-1989
1971- 1-  15-BOS
LF-OF
Bob SchaeferDirector of Player Development1944-05-22 54Putnam,Connecticut --
1965-13- 258-BAL
SS
Lee SigmanScout1950-12-26 47- AAA1977-1981-   SS
Harry SmithScout -- --   SCOUT
Jimy WilliamsManager1943-10-04 54Santa Maria,California MLB1965-19751966-1967
1964-   UDFA-BOS
SS
Jeffrey ZonaScout1965-09-04 32West Chester,Pennsylvania RK1988-1989-   P