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1998 National League

1998 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 1,298 games, 16 teams, approx. 162 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

162 games

Central Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Houston Astros 102 60 .630 --
Chicago Cubs 90 73 .552 12.5
St. Louis Cardinals 83 79 .512 19
Cincinnati Reds 77 85 .475 25
Milwaukee Brewers 74 88 .457 28
Pittsburgh Pirates 69 93 .426 33

East Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Atlanta Braves 106 56 .654 --
New York Mets 88 74 .543 18
Philadelphia Phillies 75 87 .463 31
Montreal Expos 65 97 .401 41
Florida Marlins 54 108 .333 52

West Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
San Diego Padres 98 64 .605 --
San Francisco Giants 89 74 .546 9.5
Los Angeles Dodgers 83 79 .512 15
Colorado Rockies 77 85 .475 21
Arizona Diamondbacks 65 97 .401 33

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
Houston Astros HOU 29.7 5.40 162 6441 5641 874 1578 326 28 166 818 155 51 621 1122 .280 .356 .436 .792 2458 146 72 58 49 52
San Francisco Giants SFG 30.6 5.18 163 6484 5628 845 1540 292 26 161 800 102 51 678 1040 .274 .353 .421 .774 2367 123 44 81 53 53
Chicago Cubs CHC 30.1 5.10 163 6393 5649 831 1494 250 34 212 788 65 44 601 1223 .264 .337 .433 .771 2448 123 39 67 37 51
Atlanta Braves ATL 28.9 5.10 162 6215 5484 826 1489 297 26 215 794 98 43 548 1062 .272 .342 .453 .795 2483 104 61 76 46 37
Colorado Rockies COL 29.5 5.10 162 6277 5632 826 1640 333 36 183 791 67 47 469 949 .291 .347 .461 .808 2594 148 37 98 41 29
St. Louis Cardinals STL 30.5 4.97 163 6413 5593 810 1444 292 30 223 781 133 41 676 1179 .258 .341 .441 .781 2465 117 42 68 34 65
Cincinnati Reds CIN 27.5 4.63 162 6268 5496 750 1441 298 28 138 723 95 42 608 1107 .262 .337 .402 .739 2209 133 37 78 49 39
San Diego Padres SDP 31.2 4.62 162 6243 5490 749 1390 292 30 167 715 79 37 604 1072 .253 .330 .409 .739 2243 112 48 56 45 40
Philadelphia Phillies PHI 27.1 4.40 162 6300 5617 713 1482 286 36 126 672 97 45 508 1080 .264 .326 .395 .721 2218 110 45 65 65 44
New York Mets NYM 28.9 4.36 162 6255 5510 706 1425 289 24 136 671 62 46 572 1049 .259 .330 .394 .724 2170 126 37 88 48 55
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 28.3 4.36 162 6232 5541 707 1439 266 17 152 673 81 59 532 1039 .260 .330 .396 .726 2195 135 66 61 32 36
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 28.2 4.13 162 6076 5459 669 1374 209 27 159 630 137 53 447 1056 .252 .310 .387 .698 2114 98 36 91 43 31
Florida Marlins FLA 25.4 4.12 162 6227 5558 667 1381 277 36 114 621 115 57 525 1120 .248 .317 .373 .690 2072 121 45 70 29 30
Arizona Diamondbacks ARI 27.8 4.10 162 6116 5491 665 1353 235 46 159 621 73 38 489 1239 .246 .314 .393 .707 2157 125 64 45 27 32
Pittsburgh Pirates PIT 26.7 3.99 163 6111 5493 650 1395 271 35 107 613 159 51 393 1060 .254 .311 .374 .686 2057 102 91 78 56 22
Montreal Expos MON 25.9 3.98 162 6041 5418 644 1348 280 32 147 602 91 46 439 1058 .249 .310 .394 .704 2133 109 60 87 37 31
League Totals 28.5 4.60 2596 100092 88700 11932 23213 4493 491 2565 11313 1609 751 8710 17455 .262 .331 .410 .741 36383 1932 824 1167 691 647

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
Atlanta Braves ATL 29.5 3.59 106 56 .654 3.25 162 162 138 24 23 45 1438.2 1291 581 520 117 467 37 1232 35 3 51 5967 1.222 8.1 0.7 2.9 7.7 2.64
Houston Astros HOU 27.8 3.83 102 60 .630 3.50 162 162 150 12 11 44 1471.1 1435 620 572 147 465 25 1187 42 5 50 6214 1.291 8.8 0.9 2.8 7.3 2.55
San Diego Padres SDP 29.8 3.92 98 64 .605 3.63 162 162 148 14 11 59 1454.2 1384 635 587 139 501 45 1217 49 6 63 6151 1.296 8.6 0.9 3.1 7.5 2.43
New York Mets NYM 31.7 3.98 88 74 .543 3.76 162 162 153 9 16 46 1458.0 1381 645 609 152 532 59 1129 68 11 40 6161 1.312 8.5 0.9 3.3 7.0 2.12
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 27.6 4.19 83 79 .512 3.81 162 162 146 16 10 47 1447.1 1332 678 612 135 587 26 1178 56 9 46 6168 1.326 8.3 0.8 3.7 7.3 2.01
Pittsburgh Pirates PIT 26.5 4.40 69 93 .426 3.91 163 163 156 7 10 41 1449.0 1433 718 629 147 530 53 1112 31 14 45 6217 1.355 8.9 0.9 3.3 6.9 2.10
San Francisco Giants SFG 31.8 4.53 89 74 .546 4.18 163 163 157 6 6 44 1477.0 1457 739 686 171 562 68 1089 52 3 58 6362 1.367 8.9 1.0 3.4 6.6 1.94
Cincinnati Reds CIN 28.0 4.69 77 85 .475 4.44 162 162 156 6 8 42 1441.1 1400 760 711 170 573 42 1098 52 7 60 6206 1.369 8.7 1.1 3.6 6.9 1.92
St. Louis Cardinals STL 28.9 4.80 83 79 .512 4.31 163 163 157 6 10 44 1469.2 1513 782 703 151 558 38 972 54 14 42 6392 1.409 9.3 0.9 3.4 6.0 1.74
Montreal Expos MON 25.7 4.83 65 97 .401 4.38 162 162 158 4 5 39 1427.0 1448 783 695 156 533 39 1017 57 12 50 6207 1.388 9.1 1.0 3.4 6.4 1.91
Chicago Cubs CHC 28.8 4.86 90 73 .552 4.47 163 163 156 7 7 56 1477.1 1528 792 733 180 575 48 1207 48 14 48 6472 1.424 9.3 1.1 3.5 7.4 2.10
Philadelphia Phillies PHI 29.3 4.99 75 87 .463 4.64 162 162 141 21 10 32 1463.0 1476 808 754 188 544 27 1176 54 5 73 6339 1.381 9.1 1.2 3.3 7.2 2.16
Arizona Diamondbacks ARI 27.4 5.01 65 97 .401 4.63 162 162 155 7 6 37 1432.1 1463 812 737 188 489 32 908 41 14 52 6151 1.363 9.2 1.2 3.1 5.7 1.86
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 28.1 5.01 74 88 .457 4.63 162 162 160 2 2 39 1451.0 1538 812 746 188 550 29 1063 61 7 48 6325 1.439 9.5 1.2 3.4 6.6 1.93
Colorado Rockies COL 27.8 5.28 77 85 .475 4.99 162 162 153 9 5 36 1432.2 1583 855 794 174 562 17 951 63 9 47 6277 1.497 9.9 1.1 3.5 6.0 1.69
Florida Marlins FLA 24.5 5.70 54 108 .333 5.18 162 162 151 11 3 24 1449.2 1617 923 834 182 715 61 1016 58 10 62 6553 1.609 10.0 1.1 4.4 6.3 1.42
League Totals 28.3 4.60 1295 1299 .499 4.23 2596 2596 2435 161 143 675 23240.0 23279 11943 10922 2585 8743 646 17552 821 143 835 100162 1.378 9.0 1.0 3.4 6.8 2.01

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Atlanta Braves ATL 162 4316 1681 91 139 .985 13 85 40 32% Bobby Cox
Arizona Diamondbacks ARI 162 4297 1721 100 125 .984 6 93 63 40% Buck Showalter
New York Mets NYM 162 4374 1672 101 151 .984 11 117 64 35% Bobby Valentine
Chicago Cubs CHC 163 4432 1622 101 107 .984 7 120 43 26% Jim Riggleman
San Francisco Giants SFG 163 4431 1806 101 157 .984 13 97 39 29% Dusty Baker
Colorado Rockies COL 162 4298 1795 102 193 .984 9 108 52 33% Don Baylor
San Diego Padres SDP 162 4364 1727 104 155 .983 17 94 40 30% Bruce Bochy
Houston Astros HOU 162 4414 1782 108 144 .983 9 75 42 36% Larry Dierker
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 162 4353 1761 110 192 .982 14 125 34 21% Phil Garner
Philadelphia Phillies PHI 162 4389 1747 110 131 .982 15 87 33 28% Terry Francona
Cincinnati Reds CIN 162 4324 1563 122 142 .980 10 117 46 28% Jack McKeon
Florida Marlins FLA 162 4349 1738 129 177 .979 18 109 54 33% Jim Leyland
St. Louis Cardinals STL 163 4409 1781 142 160 .978 6 92 44 32% Tony La Russa
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 162 4342 1731 134 154 .978 8 93 57 38% Glenn Hoffman
Pittsburgh Pirates PIT 163 4347 1698 140 161 .977 14 95 39 29% Gene Lamont
Montreal Expos MON 162 4281 1688 155 127 .975 18 132 64 33% Felipe Alou
League Totals 2596 69720 27513 1850 2415 .981 188 1639 754 32%