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1998 Chicago Cubs

1998 > Class Major League > 1998 National League (Central)
Overall: 90-73
Scored 831 runs, Allowed 792 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-78

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jim Riggleman
Represented: Chicago, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1997 / 1999

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Terry Adams 25 63 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Manny Alexander 27 108 289 264 34 60 10 1 5 25 4 1 18 66 .227 .278 .330 .608 87 6 1 5 1 1
3 Rod Beck 29 81 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Jeff Blauser 32 119 435 361 49 79 11 3 4 26 2 2 60 93 .219 .340 .299 .639 108 5 8 3 3 1
5 Brant Brown* 27 124 380 347 56 101 17 7 14 48 4 5 30 95 .291 .348 .501 .850 174 1 1 1 1 2
6 Mark Clark 30 33 73 62 1 4 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 27 .065 .108 .097 .204 6 1 0 8 0 0
7 Geremi Gonzalez 23 21 40 32 0 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 11 .188 .188 .219 .406 7 0 0 8 0 0
8 Mark Grace* 34 158 698 595 92 184 39 3 17 89 4 7 93 56 .309 .401 .471 .872 280 17 3 0 7 8
9 Jason Hardtke# 26 18 23 21 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 .238 .304 .238 .542 5 0 0 0 0 0
10 Jose Hernandez 28 149 533 488 76 124 23 7 23 75 4 6 40 140 .254 .311 .471 .782 230 12 1 2 2 3
11 Glenallen Hill 33 48 145 131 26 46 5 0 8 23 0 0 14 34 .351 .414 .573 .986 75 3 0 0 0 1
12 Tyler Houston* 27 95 270 255 26 65 7 1 9 33 2 2 13 53 .255 .290 .396 .686 101 6 0 1 1 1
13 Lance Johnson* 34 85 332 304 51 85 8 4 2 21 10 6 26 22 .280 .335 .352 .687 107 5 0 1 1 1
14 Terrell Lowery 27 24 18 15 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 7 .200 .333 .267 .600 4 0 0 0 0 0
15 Sandy Martinez* 27 45 102 87 7 23 9 1 0 7 1 0 13 21 .264 .363 .391 .754 34 3 1 0 1 0
16 Jason Maxwell 26 7 4 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 1.333 1.667 4 0 0 1 0 0
17 Orlando Merced# 31 12 12 10 2 3 0 0 1 5 0 0 1 2 .300 .333 .600 .933 6 2 0 0 1 0
18 Matt Mieske 30 77 111 97 16 29 7 0 1 12 0 0 11 17 .299 .373 .402 .775 39 0 1 1 1 1
19 Mickey Morandini* 32 154 669 582 93 172 20 4 8 53 13 1 72 84 .296 .380 .385 .765 224 14 9 4 2 4
20 Mike Morgan 38 5 7 6 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .667 .667 .833 1.500 5 0 0 1 0 0
21 Terry Mulholland 35 70 20 17 3 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 10 .294 .368 .412 .780 7 0 0 1 0 0
22 Rodney Myers 29 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Jose Nieves 23 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
24 Bob Patterson 39 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
25 Marc Pisciotta 27 43 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0 0 0
26 Henry Rodriguez* 30 128 473 415 56 104 21 1 31 85 1 3 54 113 .251 .334 .530 .864 220 6 0 0 4 7
27 Scott Servais 31 113 360 325 35 72 15 1 7 36 1 0 26 51 .222 .289 .338 .627 110 12 5 3 1 6
28 Sammy Sosa 29 159 722 643 134 198 20 0 66 158 18 9 73 171 .308 .377 .647 1.024 416 20 1 0 5 14
29 Dave Stevens 28 31 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0
30 Kevin Tapani 34 35 88 75 7 10 2 0 1 11 0 0 7 30 .133 .205 .200 .405 15 2 0 5 1 0
31 Steve Trachsel 27 33 80 64 11 17 3 0 1 8 0 0 7 18 .266 .338 .359 .697 23 1 0 9 0 0
32 Pedro Valdes* 25 14 24 23 1 5 1 1 0 2 0 1 1 3 .217 .250 .348 .598 8 1 0 0 0 0
33 Kerry Wood 21 26 63 54 3 7 0 0 2 8 0 0 1 16 .130 .145 .241 .386 13 0 0 8 0 0
33 Players 30.1 163 6393 5649 831 1494 250 34 212 788 65 44 601 1223 .264 .337 .433 .771 2448 123 39 67 37 51
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Terry Adams 25 7 7 .500 4.33 63 0 15 0 0 1 72.2 72 39 35 7 41 3 73 1 3 4 330 1.555 8.9 0.9 5.1 9.0 1.78
2 Rod Beck 29 3 4 .429 3.02 81 0 70 0 0 51 80.1 86 33 27 11 20 4 81 2 0 2 349 1.320 9.6 1.2 2.2 9.1 4.05
3 Mark Clark 30 9 14 .391 4.84 33 33 0 2 1 0 213.2 236 116 115 23 48 4 161 4 2 5 918 1.329 9.9 1.0 2.0 6.8 3.35
4 Tony Fossas* 40 0 0 9.00 8 0 1 0 0 0 4.0 8 4 4 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 26 3.500 18.0 0.0 13.5 13.5 1.00
5 Kevin Foster 29 0 0 16.20 3 0 1 0 0 0 3.1 8 6 6 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 20 3.000 21.6 2.7 5.4 8.1 1.50
6 Geremi Gonzalez 23 7 7 .500 5.32 20 20 0 1 1 0 110.0 124 72 65 13 41 5 70 3 3 2 493 1.500 10.1 1.1 3.4 5.7 1.71
7 Chris Haney* 29 0 0 7.20 5 0 0 0 0 0 5.0 3 4 4 2 1 0 4 0 0 0 19 0.800 5.4 3.6 1.8 7.2 4.00
8 Matt Karchner 31 3 1 .750 5.14 29 0 3 0 0 0 28.0 30 18 16 6 14 2 22 2 0 1 132 1.571 9.6 1.9 4.5 7.1 1.57
9 Kurt Miller 25 0 0 0.00 3 0 1 0 0 0 4.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 15 0.750 6.8 0.0 0.0 13.5
10 Mike Morgan 38 0 1 .000 7.15 5 5 0 0 0 0 22.2 30 21 18 8 15 1 10 1 0 0 112 1.985 11.9 3.2 6.0 4.0 0.67
11 Terry Mulholland* 35 6 5 .545 2.89 70 6 14 0 0 3 112.0 100 49 36 7 39 7 72 4 0 4 476 1.241 8.0 0.6 3.1 5.8 1.85
12 Rodney Myers 29 0 0 7.00 12 0 3 0 0 0 18.0 26 14 14 3 6 0 15 0 0 1 82 1.778 13.0 1.5 3.0 7.5 2.50
13 Bob Patterson* 39 1 1 .500 7.52 33 0 4 0 0 1 20.1 36 20 17 2 12 3 17 0 0 0 107 2.361 15.9 0.9 5.3 7.5 1.42
14 Marc Pisciotta 27 1 2 .333 4.09 43 0 12 0 0 0 44.0 44 21 20 4 32 3 31 2 0 6 206 1.727 9.0 0.8 6.5 6.3 0.97
15 Kennie Steenstra 27 0 0 10.80 4 0 1 0 0 0 3.1 7 4 4 2 1 0 4 0 0 0 18 2.400 18.9 5.4 2.7 10.8 4.00
16 Dave Stevens 28 1 2 .333 4.74 31 0 13 0 0 0 38.0 42 20 20 6 17 5 31 1 1 1 169 1.553 9.9 1.4 4.0 7.3 1.82
17 Kevin Tapani 34 19 9 .679 4.85 35 34 0 2 2 0 219.0 244 120 118 30 62 4 136 5 0 7 945 1.397 10.0 1.2 2.5 5.6 2.19
18 Steve Trachsel 27 15 8 .652 4.46 33 33 0 1 0 0 208.0 204 107 103 27 84 5 149 8 2 3 894 1.385 8.8 1.2 3.6 6.4 1.77
19 Kerry Wood 21 13 6 .684 3.40 26 26 0 1 1 0 166.2 117 69 63 14 85 1 233 11 3 6 699 1.212 6.3 0.8 4.6 12.6 2.74
19 Players 29.4 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
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Scott Servais 110 652 47 4 6 .994 6.35 3 64 25 28%
Tyler Houston 63 418 21 3 4 .993 6.97 3 44 14 24%
Sandy Martinez 33 185 7 3 1 .985 5.82 1 12 4 25%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Grace 156 1279 122 8 82 .994 8.98
Brant Brown 7 32 2 0 2 1.000 4.86
Tyler Houston 7 32 2 0 1 1.000 4.86
Jose Hernandez 3 19 1 0 2 1.000 6.67
Scott Servais 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mickey Morandini 152 267 404 5 70 .993 4.41
Manny Alexander 27 43 51 2 11 .979 3.48
Jose Hernandez 2 2 4 0 1 1.000 3.00
Jason Maxwell 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Hernandez 72 45 114 7 4 .958 2.21
Manny Alexander 19 8 18 1 1 .963 1.37
Tyler Houston 12 1 13 2 1 .875 1.17
Jason Hardtke 7 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.43

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeff Blauser 106 129 255 14 36 .965 3.62
Manny Alexander 50 37 71 4 15 .964 2.16
Jose Hernandez 45 53 104 6 19 .963 3.49
Jose Nieves 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Henry Rodriguez 114 0.00
Matt Mieske 50 0.00
Brant Brown 48 0.00
Jose Hernandez 31 0.00
Glenallen Hill 28 0.00
Pedro Valdes 6 0.00
Orlando Merced 4 0.00
Terrell Lowery 2 0.00
Manny Alexander 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lance Johnson 78 0.00
Brant Brown 69 0.00
Jose Hernandez 31 0.00
Terrell Lowery 20 0.00
Sammy Sosa 7 0.00
Matt Mieske 3 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sammy Sosa 156 0.00
Matt Mieske 12 0.00
Glenallen Hill 6 0.00
Jose Hernandez 2 0.00
Jason Hardtke 1 0.00
Pedro Valdes 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sammy Sosa 159 334 14 9 2 .975 2.19
Henry Rodriguez 114 215 7 1 1 .996 1.95
Brant Brown 102 180 1 7 0 .963 1.77
Lance Johnson 78 154 5 4 2 .975 2.04
Matt Mieske 62 36 1 1 0 .974 0.60
Jose Hernandez 54 74 3 0 0 1.000 1.43
Glenallen Hill 34 59 3 1 0 .984 1.82
Terrell Lowery 22 13 0 1 0 .929 0.59
Pedro Valdes 7 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.43
Orlando Merced 4 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.75
Manny Alexander 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Jason Hardtke 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rod Beck 81 8 11 0 1 1.000 0.23
Terry Mulholland 70 7 10 4 1 .810 0.24
Terry Adams 63 4 13 3 0 .850 0.27
Marc Pisciotta 43 2 5 0 1 1.000 0.16
Kevin Tapani 35 11 31 0 1 1.000 1.20
Mark Clark 33 11 24 0 0 1.000 1.06
Bob Patterson 33 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.06
Steve Trachsel 33 23 34 2 1 .966 1.73
Dave Stevens 31 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.06
Matt Karchner 29 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.21
Kerry Wood 26 4 9 0 1 1.000 0.50
Geremi Gonzalez 20 6 13 1 0 .950 0.95
Rodney Myers 12 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.17
Tony Fossas 8 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.13
Chris Haney 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Mike Morgan 5 2 5 0 2 1.000 1.40
Kennie Steenstra 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
Kevin Foster 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Kurt Miller 3 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Terry Adams 25 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 6, 1973 Mobile, AL, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-18
Manny Alexander 27 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Mar 20, 1971 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO 1998-03-31 1998-09-26
Rod Beck 29 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Aug 3, 1968 Burbank, CA, US 1998-04-01 1998-09-28
Jeff Blauser 32 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 8, 1965 Los Gatos, CA, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-27
Brant Brown 27 L L 6' 3.0" 220 Jun 22, 1971 Porterville, CA, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-27
Mark Clark 30 R R 6' 5.0" 225 May 12, 1968 Bath, IL, US 1998-04-01 1998-09-26
Tony Fossas 40 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 23, 1957 La Habana, La Habana, CU 1998-07-13 1998-08-02
Kevin Foster 29 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Jan 13, 1969 Evanston, IL, US 1998-06-09 1998-06-16
Gary Gaetti 39 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 19, 1958 Centralia, IL, US 1998-08-20 1998-09-28
Geremi Gonzalez 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 8, 1975 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE 1998-04-02 1998-07-24
Mark Grace 34 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 28, 1964 Winston-Salem, NC, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Chris Haney 29 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 16, 1968 Baltimore, MD, US 1998-09-13 1998-09-25
Jason Hardtke 26 S R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 15, 1971 Milwaukee, WI, US 1998-05-15 1998-07-13
Felix Heredia 23 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 18, 1975 Barahona, Barahona, DO 1998-08-01 1998-09-28
Jose Hernandez 28 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 14, 1969 Rio Piedras, PR 1998-04-01 1998-09-28
Glenallen Hill 33 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Mar 22, 1965 Santa Cruz, CA, US 1998-07-10 1998-09-27
Tyler Houston 27 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 17, 1971 Las Vegas, NV, US 1998-04-02 1998-09-28
Lance Johnson 34 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 6, 1963 Cincinnati, OH, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Matt Karchner 31 R R 6' 4.0" 245 Jun 28, 1967 Berwick, PA, US 1998-08-01 1998-09-28
Terrell Lowery 27 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Oct 25, 1970 Oakland, CA, US 1998-05-30 1998-07-04
Sandy Martinez 27 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 8, 1970 Villa Mella, Santo Domingo, DO 1998-03-31 1998-09-13
Jason Maxwell 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 26, 1972 Lewisburg, TN, US 1998-09-01 1998-09-13
Orlando Merced 31 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 2, 1966 Hato Rey, PR 1998-09-08 1998-09-28
Matt Mieske 30 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 13, 1968 Midland, MI, US 1998-04-01 1998-09-28
Kurt Miller 25 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Aug 24, 1972 Tucson, AZ, US 1998-09-19 1998-09-25
Mickey Morandini 32 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 22, 1966 Kittanning, PA, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Mike Morgan 38 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 8, 1959 Tulare, CA, US 1998-08-27 1998-09-17
Terry Mulholland 35 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 9, 1963 Uniontown, PA, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Rodney Myers 29 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 26, 1969 Rockford, IL, US 1998-07-22 1998-09-20
Jose Nieves 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 16, 1975 Guacara, Carabobo, VE 1998-08-07 1998-08-08
Kevin Orie 25 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Sep 1, 1972 West Chester, PA, US 1998-03-31 1998-07-30
Bob Patterson 39 R L 6' 2.0" 185 May 16, 1959 Jacksonville, FL, US 1998-03-31 1998-07-11
Marc Pisciotta 27 R R 6' 5.0" 240 Aug 7, 1970 Edison, NJ, US 1998-03-31 1998-07-11
Henry Rodriguez 30 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 8, 1967 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Scott Servais 31 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 4, 1967 La Crosse, WI, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-27
Sammy Sosa 29 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Nov 12, 1968 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Justin Speier 24 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Nov 6, 1973 Daly City, CA, US 1998-05-27 1998-05-27
Kennie Steenstra 27 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Oct 13, 1970 Springfield, MO, US 1998-05-21 1998-06-07
Dave Stevens 28 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Mar 4, 1970 Fullerton, CA, US 1998-06-21 1998-09-19
Kevin Tapani 34 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 18, 1964 Des Moines, IA, US 1998-03-31 1998-09-28
Amaury Telemaco 24 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Jan 19, 1974 Higuey, La Altagracia, DO 1998-03-31 1998-05-08
Steve Trachsel 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 31, 1970 Oxnard, CA, US 1998-04-03 1998-09-28
Pedro Valdes 25 L L 6' 1.0" 205 Jun 29, 1973 Fajardo, PR 1998-06-21 1998-09-19
Ben VanRyn 26 L L 6' 5.0" 185 Aug 9, 1971 Fort Wayne, IN, US 1998-03-31 1998-04-24
Don Wengert 28 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 6, 1969 Sioux City, IA, US 1998-05-09 1998-09-19
Derrick White 28 R R 6' 1.0" 220 Oct 12, 1969 San Rafael, CA, US 1998-05-28 1998-06-19
Kerry Wood 21 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Jun 16, 1977 Irving, TX, US 1998-04-12 1998-08-31

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