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1998 South Atlantic League

1998 > Class A > League History
Overall: 987 games, 14 teams, approx. 141 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1997 / 1999
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1997 / 1999

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1997 / 1999

League Standings

Regular Season

April 2, 1998 to August 30, 1998 · 142 games

Central Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Capital City Bombers NYM 90 51 .638 --
Greensboro Bats NYY 79 63 .556 11.5
Piedmont Boll Weevils PHI 76 65 .539 14
Asheville Tourists COL 71 69 .507 18.5
Charleston RiverDogs TBD 67 74 .475 23
Hickory Crawdads CHW 56 84 .400 33.5

North Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Hagerstown Suns TOR 81 60 .574 --
Delmarva Shorebirds BAL 81 61 .570 0.5
Cape Fear Crocs MON 80 61 .567 1
Charleston AlleyCats CIN 44 96 .314 36.5

South Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Macon Braves ATL 69 72 .489 --
Augusta GreenJackets PIT 68 74 .479 1.5
Savannah Sand Gnats TEX 66 76 .465 3.5
Columbus Red Stixx CLE 59 81 .421 9.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Macon Braves ATL 20.8 5.46 141 5374 4726 770 1217 245 25 173 693 101 69 494 1185 .258 .335 .430 .764 2031 99 80 23 51 7
Capital City Bombers NYM 21.3 5.40 141 5442 4844 761 1324 239 36 124 669 295 82 448 1278 .273 .341 .414 .755 2007 48 70 41 39 13
Cape Fear Crocs MON 21.9 5.19 141 5338 4643 732 1261 199 37 68 613 201 101 451 991 .272 .347 .374 .721 1738 100 105 104 35 14
Augusta GreenJackets PIT 21.4 5.15 142 5367 4657 732 1190 236 37 95 631 202 105 540 1089 .256 .341 .383 .724 1785 84 87 36 47 11
Columbus Red Stixx CLE 21.3 5.06 140 5367 4718 708 1211 235 34 108 627 133 58 510 1148 .257 .335 .390 .725 1838 77 66 34 39 10
Hagerstown Suns TOR 21.3 5.05 141 5315 4678 712 1258 233 22 120 644 124 64 476 936 .269 .343 .405 .749 1895 91 72 57 32 12
Piedmont Boll Weevils PHI 22.0 4.99 141 5499 4856 704 1324 243 27 66 627 146 55 484 949 .273 .345 .375 .719 1819 115 67 57 35 15
Asheville Tourists COL 21.7 4.97 140 5271 4676 696 1242 242 21 111 605 136 76 427 1066 .266 .334 .398 .732 1859 77 72 64 32 6
Savannah Sand Gnats TEX 21.1 4.94 142 5245 4675 701 1215 198 50 111 602 252 105 451 1221 .260 .331 .395 .726 1846 71 60 26 33 7
Charleston RiverDogs TBD 21.7 4.86 141 5334 4723 685 1177 220 18 95 594 92 62 492 1040 .249 .325 .364 .689 1718 108 56 26 37 15
Delmarva Shorebirds BAL 20.9 4.77 142 5299 4680 678 1207 217 45 74 602 211 80 432 1041 .258 .328 .371 .699 1736 95 82 48 57 10
Greensboro Bats NYY 21.5 4.40 142 5266 4689 625 1144 214 22 122 558 84 49 458 1309 .244 .317 .377 .694 1768 96 58 26 35 7
Hickory Crawdads CHW 21.1 4.39 140 5361 4817 614 1269 215 27 98 545 156 92 383 1080 .263 .324 .380 .704 1832 112 65 62 34 13
Charleston AlleyCats CIN 22.3 3.68 140 4997 4497 515 1054 208 17 66 452 143 76 375 1124 .234 .301 .332 .633 1494 91 63 34 28 5
League Totals 21.4 4.88 1974 74475 65879 9633 17093 3144 418 1431 8462 2276 1074 6421 15457 .259 .332 .385 .717 25366 1264 1003 638 534 145

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Hagerstown Suns TOR 21.8 4.02 81 60 .574 3.25 141 141 132 9 15 28 1209.1 1067 567 437 69 438 18 1179 90 17 79 5098 1.244 7.9 0.5 3.3 8.8 2.69
Delmarva Shorebirds BAL 21.0 4.21 81 61 .570 3.74 142 142 137 5 9 46 1235.2 1160 598 513 91 505 17 1150 45 17 86 5253 1.347 8.4 0.7 3.7 8.4 2.28
Capital City Bombers NYM 21.6 4.39 90 51 .638 3.47 141 141 136 5 7 45 1239.1 1130 619 478 80 468 7 1188 68 8 77 5286 1.289 8.2 0.6 3.4 8.6 2.54
Greensboro Bats NYY 21.4 4.44 79 63 .556 3.60 142 142 132 10 9 41 1243.0 1192 631 497 98 421 21 1228 48 14 76 5310 1.298 8.6 0.7 3.0 8.9 2.92
Charleston RiverDogs TBD 21.5 4.66 67 74 .475 4.04 141 141 138 3 9 29 1233.0 1242 657 553 90 391 3 1085 91 19 103 5301 1.324 9.1 0.7 2.9 7.9 2.77
Piedmont Boll Weevils PHI 22.6 4.67 76 65 .539 3.83 141 141 130 11 11 43 1246.2 1294 659 531 111 311 7 1060 56 14 70 5314 1.287 9.3 0.8 2.2 7.7 3.41
Cape Fear Crocs MON 22.2 4.67 80 61 .567 4.17 141 141 135 6 10 29 1229.1 1202 658 569 104 431 0 911 103 8 84 5291 1.328 8.8 0.8 3.2 6.7 2.11
Asheville Tourists COL 21.6 4.89 71 69 .507 3.98 140 140 129 11 4 30 1217.2 1294 685 539 129 403 1 1146 67 10 72 5296 1.394 9.6 1.0 3.0 8.5 2.84
Augusta GreenJackets PIT 21.6 4.98 68 74 .479 4.15 142 142 137 5 5 33 1213.2 1150 707 560 92 520 13 1209 59 25 87 5290 1.376 8.5 0.7 3.9 9.0 2.33
Savannah Sand Gnats TEX 21.3 5.23 66 76 .465 4.61 142 142 132 10 4 32 1218.2 1212 742 624 108 541 1 1068 89 14 106 5436 1.438 9.0 0.8 4.0 7.9 1.97
Hickory Crawdads CHW 21.8 5.44 56 84 .400 4.35 140 140 134 6 5 33 1246.2 1262 761 602 122 508 12 1065 70 19 100 5478 1.420 9.1 0.9 3.7 7.7 2.10
Columbus Red Stixx CLE 22.0 5.47 59 81 .421 4.87 140 140 136 4 6 26 1207.2 1264 766 654 131 493 17 1114 77 16 111 5346 1.455 9.4 1.0 3.7 8.3 2.26
Charleston AlleyCats CIN 21.0 5.49 44 96 .314 4.84 140 140 125 15 3 19 1179.0 1378 769 634 76 433 21 868 70 11 89 5303 1.536 10.5 0.6 3.3 6.6 2.00
Macon Braves ATL 20.8 5.77 69 72 .489 4.62 141 141 138 3 3 32 1221.1 1246 814 627 130 558 7 1186 70 20 157 5492 1.477 9.2 1.0 4.1 8.7 2.13
League Totals 21.6 4.88 987 987 .500 4.10 1974 1974 1871 103 100 466 17141.0 17093 9633 7818 1431 6421 145 15457 1003 212 1297 74494 1.372 9.0 0.8 3.4 8.1 2.41

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Delmarva Shorebirds BAL 142 3707 1519 159 131 .970 22 142 92 39% Dave Machemer
Cape Fear Crocs MON 141 3688 1587 175 87 .968 12 103 93 47% Luis Dorante
Columbus Red Stixx CLE 140 3623 1504 181 104 .966 33 205 60 23% Eric Wedge
Charleston RiverDogs TBD 141 3699 1521 191 107 .965 25 199 82 29% Greg Mahlberg
Greensboro Bats NYY 142 3729 1491 189 106 .965 21 155 64 29% Tom Nieto
Hagerstown Suns TOR 141 3628 1486 186 124 .965 30 123 72 37% Marty Pevey
Asheville Tourists COL 140 3653 1587 200 130 .963 24 154 86 36% Ronnie Gideon
Capital City Bombers NYM 141 3718 1587 216 136 .961 19 116 72 38% Doug Davis
Piedmont Boll Weevils PHI 141 3740 1472 220 125 .959 26 121 72 37% Ken Oberkfell
Savannah Sand Gnats TEX 142 3656 1364 214 107 .959 28 229 70 23% Paul Carey
Hickory Crawdads CHW 140 3740 1637 235 118 .958 40 167 78 32% Mark Haley
Augusta GreenJackets PIT 142 3641 1397 223 103 .958 47 193 79 29% Marty Brown
Charleston AlleyCats CIN 140 3537 1447 222 127 .957 21 177 66 27% Barry Lyons
Macon Braves ATL 141 3664 1282 284 89 .946 29 192 88 31% Brian Snitker
League Totals 1974 51423 20881 2895 1594 .962 377 2276 1074 32%