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The 1898 season of the National League was the twenty-third season of the league.

Contents

[edit] Season summary

[edit] Standings

Bold indicates league champion
Rank Team G W L T WPCT GB RS (RS/G) RA (RA/G) AVG OBP SLG ERA FPCT
1 Boston Beaneaters 152 102 47 3 .671 -.- 872 (5.74) 614 (4.04) 0.290 0.341 0.377 2.98 0.951
2 Baltimore Orioles 154 96 53 5 .623 6.0 933 (6.06) 623 (4.05) 0.302 0.365 0.368 2.90 0.947
3 Cincinnati Reds 157 92 60 5 .586 11.5 831 (5.29) 740 (4.71) 0.271 0.329 0.359 3.50 0.950
4 Chicago Orphans 152 85 65 2 .559 17.5 828 (5.45) 679 (4.47) 0.274 0.335 0.350 2.83 0.936
5 Cleveland Spiders 156 81 68 7 .519 21.0 730 (4.68) 683 (4.38) 0.263 0.332 0.325 3.20 0.952
6 Philadelphia Phillies 150 78 71 1 .520 24.0 823 (5.49) 784 (5.23) 0.280 0.340 0.377 3.72 0.937
7 New York Giants 157 77 73 7 .490 25.5 837 (5.33) 800 (5.10) 0.266 0.320 0.353 3.44 0.932
8 Pittsburgh Pirates 152 72 76 4 .474 29.5 634 (4.17) 694 (4.57) 0.258 0.304 0.328 3.41 0.946
9 Louisville Colonels 154 70 81 3 .455 33.0 728 (4.73) 833 (5.41) 0.267 0.317 0.342 4.24 0.939
10 Brooklyn Bridegrooms 149 54 91 4 .362 46.0 638 (4.28) 811 (5.44) 0.256 0.301 0.322 4.01 0.947
11 Washington Senators 155 51 101 3 .329 52.5 704 (4.54) 939 (6.06) 0.271 0.319 0.355 4.52 0.929
12 St. Louis Browns 154 39 111 4 .253 63.5 571 (3.71) 929 (6.03) 0.247 0.299 0.305 4.53 0.939

[edit] League leaders

Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record

[edit] Batting

Statistic Leader Team Number
Games Played George Van Haltren New York Giants 156
At Bats George Van Haltren New York Giants 654
Runs Scored John McGraw Baltimore Orioles 143
Hits Willie Keeler Baltimore Orioles 216
Doubles Nap Lajoie Philadelphia Phillies 43
Triples John Anderson Brooklyn Bridegrooms/Washington Senators/Brooklyn Bridegrooms 22
Home Runs Jimmy Collins Boston Beaneaters 15
Total Bases Jimmy Collins Boston Beaneaters 286
Runs Batted In Nap Lajoie Philadelphia Phillies 127
Stolen Bases Ed Delahanty Philadelphia Phillies 58
Walks John McGraw Baltimore Orioles 112
Hit by Pitch Hughie Jennings Baltimore Orioles 46
Sacrifice Hits Claude Ritchey Louisville Colonels 31
Batting Average Willie Keeler Baltimore Orioles 0.385
On-Base Percentage Billy Hamilton Boston Beaneaters 0.480
Slugging Percentage John Anderson Brooklyn Bridegrooms/Washington Senators/Brooklyn Bridegrooms 0.494
On-Base plus Slugging Billy Hamilton Boston Beaneaters 0.933
On-Base plus Slugging Plus Billy Hamilton Boston Beaneaters 162

[edit] Pitching

Statistic Leader Team Number
Wins Kid Nichols Boston Beaneaters 31
Losses Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 29
Win-Loss Percentage Ted Lewis Boston Beaneaters 0.765
Appearances Kid Nichols
Jack Taylor
Boston Beaneaters
St. Louis Browns
50
Games Started Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 47
Complete Games Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 42
Shutouts Wiley Piatt
Jack Powell
Philadelphia Phillies
Cleveland Spiders
6
Games Finished Bill Dammann Cincinnati Reds 13
Saves Kid Nichols Boston Beaneaters 4
Innings Pitched Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 397.1
Batters Faced Kid Nichols Boston Beaneaters 1572
Hits Allowed Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 465
Home Runs Allowed Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 14
Base-on-Balls Allowed Cy Seymour New York Giants 213
Hit Batsmen Cy Seymour New York Giants 32
Strikeouts Cy Seymour New York Giants 239
Wild Pitches Ed Doheny
Cy Seymour
New York Giants
New York Giants
19
Balks Nixey Callahan
Pete Dowling
Chicago Orphans
Louisville Colonels
2
Runs Allowed Jack Taylor St. Louis Browns 259
Earned Runs Allowed Gus Weyhing Washington Senators 181
Earned Run Average Clark Griffith Chicago Orphans 1.88
Walks plus Hits
per Inning Pitched
Kid Nichols Boston Beaneaters 1.034

[edit] Notable events

Seasons of the National League
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