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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

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Marc Pisciotta1998-04-031998W  6-2 vs CHN1010000000000002710001st career hit
Henry Rodriguez1998-04-101998W  13-0 @ MON5250013001000005634628729665 hits
Kerry Wood1998-04-121998L  4-1 @ MON200000000000000100001st career game
Sammy Sosa1998-04-161998W  8-4 @ NYN51200001000000011031057210653200200th career stolen base
Kerry Wood1998-04-181998W  8-1 vs CHN211000100010000210101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Mickey Morandini1998-04-191998W  2-1 vs CHN41200001001000089185321242100100th career stolen base
Lance Johnson1998-04-251998L  3-2 @ LAN4110000100100001263138931442300300th career stolen base
Mark Grace1998-05-081998W  5-4 vs CHN30200031040000014811732104759624 walks
Mark Grace1998-05-141998W  9-7 @ COL53400230000000014881742108768622 home runs, 4 hits
Kennie Steenstra1998-05-211998L  7-3 vs CHN000000000000000100001st career game
Mickey Morandini1998-05-251998L  9-5 @ ATL414000101000000920889222551024 hits
Sammy Sosa1998-05-251998L  9-5 @ ATL422002400010000113811012186772062 home runs
Sammy Sosa1998-05-271998L  10-5 vs CHN522002300000000113911032206802062 home runs
Justin Speier1998-05-271998L  10-5 vs CHN000000000000000100001st career game
Mark Grace1998-05-281998L  8-7 vs CHN51320130000000015001757111782621500th career game
Mickey Morandini1998-05-301998W  9-8 vs CHN524100100000000924896222561024 hits
Sammy Sosa1998-06-011998W  10-2 vs CHN522002500010000114111072226862062 home runs, 5 RBis
Jose Hernandez1998-06-071998W  13-7 vs CHN32210150010000050027138145105 RBis, 500th career game
Sammy Sosa1998-06-071998W  13-7 vs CHN532101500000000114611142266962065 RBis
Henry Rodriguez1998-06-081998W  8-1 @ MIN4000000000400006114939532464 strikeouts
Sandy Martinez1998-06-131998W  10-8 @ PHI50000000004000016211254904 strikeouts
Mickey Morandini1998-06-131998W  10-8 @ PHI544010000000000935911222581024 runs scored, 4 hits
Sandy Martinez1998-06-151998W  6-5 vs CHN31210001000000016311454911st career stolen base
Sammy Sosa1998-06-151998W  6-5 vs CHN433003300010000115311212317052063 home runs
Jose Hernandez1998-06-171998L  6-5 vs CHN42300240000000050928341154102 home runs
Brant Brown1998-06-181998W  12-5 vs CHN534003500000000139117205483 home runs, 5 RBis, 4 hits
Terrell Lowery1998-06-181998W  12-5 vs CHN1011001000000002370111st career RBI
Sammy Sosa1998-06-191998L  9-8 vs CHN622002300010000115711252347092062 home runs
Sammy Sosa1998-06-201998W  9-4 vs CHN523002500010000115811282367142062 home runs, 5 RBis
Kerry Wood1998-06-201998W  9-4 vs CHN2110011000102001161601st career home run
Henry Rodriguez1998-06-251998L  6-4 @ DET3110011001000006255041003356100th career home run
Jeff Blauser1998-06-271998L  4-3 @ KCA50000000004000012551117110477614 strikeouts
Tyler Houston1998-07-031998W  12-9 vs CHN332002500100000185118107242 home runs, 5 RBis
Mickey Morandini1998-07-031998W  12-9 vs CHN302000100002000953931242631042 hit by pitches
Henry Rodriguez1998-07-111998W  11-8 @ MIL33200220010000063651810534672 home runs
Matt Mieske1998-07-181998L  2-1 @ FLO100000000010000500343451887500th career game
Kevin Tapani1998-07-201998W  11-4 @ ATL411001400000000471511111st career home run
Sammy Sosa1998-07-271998W  6-2 @ ARI422002600000000119011622477442092 home runs, 6 RBis
Henry Rodriguez1998-07-311998W  9-1 vs CHN22200240120000065453311036072 home runs
Jose Nieves1998-08-071998L  16-3 @ SLN100000000000000100001st career game
Sammy Sosa1998-08-101998W  8-5 @ SFN522002200020000120311772537582092 home runs
Henry Rodriguez1998-08-121998W  10-2 @ SFN42310250001000066454211336872 home runs, 5 RBis
Jose Hernandez1998-08-161998W  2-1 @ HOU40000000004000055932748178124 strikeouts
Jose Hernandez1998-08-181998W  4-1 vs CHN42420000000000056033148178124 hits
Sammy Sosa1998-08-231998L  13-3 vs CHN422002200000000121411922587682122 home runs
Lance Johnson1998-08-251998L  10-9 @ CIN42410012010000013031425314533054 hits
Lance Johnson1998-08-271998W  11-10 @ COL54300011000001013051429314543064 runs scored
Mickey Morandini1998-08-281998W  10-5 @ COL3120001101001001000985272791101000th career game
Jason Maxwell1998-09-011998W  6-5 vs CHN100000000010000100001st career game
Jason Maxwell1998-09-111998L  13-11 vs CHN111001200000000611201st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
Glenallen Hill1998-09-121998W  15-12 vs CHN544001100000000932825136467914 runs scored, 4 hits
Dave Stevens1998-09-121998W  15-12 vs CHN20100000001000016910001st career hit
Sammy Sosa1998-09-131998W  11-10 vs CHN432002300110000123412202697902132 home runs
Sammy Sosa1998-09-141998L  4-3 @ SDN400000000040000123512202697902134 strikeouts
Lance Johnson1998-09-151998W  4-2 @ SDN50400010101000013231452314603084 hits
Sammy Sosa1998-09-161998W  6-3 @ SDN513101600010000123712242707962136 RBis
Mickey Morandini1998-09-191998L  7-2 vs CHN40100000000000010211000282831111000th career hit
Sammy Sosa1998-09-231998L  8-7 @ MIL232002200300000124312262727982132 home runs


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