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1998 CHICAGO CUBS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  90-73   .552
Result:   2nd in National League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Jim Riggleman
General Manager:   Ed Lynch
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  2,623,194
Payroll:  $49,383,000
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Braves)

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tony Fossas (40)
Youngest Player:  Kerry Wood (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mark Grace (11)
Top Hitter:  Sammy Sosa (3)
Top Pitcher:  Kerry Wood (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Corey Patterson (#3)

Roster Continuity:  54.99%
National League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Houston10260.630--
Chi Cubs9073.55212.5
St. Louis8379.51219.0
Cincinnati7785.47525.0
Milwaukee7488.45728.0
Pittsburgh6993.42633.0

TEAM INFORMATION
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