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1998 League Division Series (3-0): New York Yankees (114-48) over Texas Rangers (88-74)

WS: NYY-SDP / ALCS: NYY-CLE / NLCS: SDP-ATL / Div. Series: CLE-BOS / NYY-TEX / ATL-CHC / SDP-HOU
 1997 ALDS2 /  1999 ALDS2

Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, September 29, 1998 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Texas Rangers                0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  5  0
    New York Yankees             0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  x     2  6  0

    PITCHERS: TEX - Stottlemyre
              NYY - Wells, Rivera (9)

               WP - David Wells
	       LP - Todd Stottlemyre
             SAVE - Mariano Rivera

   HOME RUNS: TEX - none
              NYY - none

  ATTENDANCE: 57,362

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, September 30, 1998 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Texas Rangers                0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0     1  5  0
    New York Yankees             0  1  0    2  0  0    0  0  x     3  8  0

    PITCHERS: TEX - Helling, Crabtree (7)
              NYY - Pettitte, Nelson (8), Rivera (8)

               WP - Andy Pettitte
	       LP - Rick Helling
             SAVE - Mariano Rivera

   HOME RUNS: TEX - none
              NYY - Brosius, Spencer

  ATTENDANCE: 57,360

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 2, 1998 at The Ballpark in Arlington (Texas Rangers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             0  0  0    0  0  4    0  0  0     4  9  1
    Texas Rangers                0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  3  1

    PITCHERS: NYY - Cone, Lloyd (6), Nelson (7), Rivera (9)
              TEX - Sele, Crabtree (7), Wetteland (9)

               WP - David Cone
	       LP - Aaron Sele
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - O'Neill, Spencer
              TEX - none

  ATTENDANCE: 49,450

Series Batting Stats

New York Yankees Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Scott Brosius 3 10 1 4 0 0 1 3 0 3 .400 .400 .700 1.100 0 1 0 152 530 86 159 19 98 11 .300 .843
Homer Bush 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 45 71 17 27 1 5 6 .380 .886
David Cone 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 3 1 0 0 1 0 .000 .000
Chad Curtis 3 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 .667 .750 1.000 1.750 1 1 0 151 456 79 111 10 56 21 .243 .714
Chili Davis 2 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0 35 103 11 30 3 9 0 .291 .819
Joe Girardi 2 7 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .429 .429 .429 .857 0 0 0 78 254 31 70 3 31 2 .276 .703
Derek Jeter 3 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 .111 .273 .111 .384 0 0 0 149 626 127 203 19 84 30 .324 .864
Chuck Knoblauch 3 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0 1 150 603 117 160 17 64 31 .265 .765
Graeme Lloyd 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tino Martinez 3 11 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 .273 .273 .455 .727 0 0 0 142 531 92 149 28 123 2 .281 .860
Jeff Nelson 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 45 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Paul O'Neill 3 11 1 4 2 0 1 1 1 1 .364 .417 .818 1.235 0 0 0 152 602 95 191 24 116 15 .317 .882
Andy Pettitte 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 4 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Jorge Posada 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 111 358 56 96 17 63 0 .268 .824
Tim Raines 2 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .400 .500 .900 0 0 109 321 53 93 5 47 8 .290 .778
Mariano Rivera 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shane Spencer 2 6 3 3 0 0 2 4 0 1 .500 .500 1.500 2.000 0 0 0 27 67 18 25 10 27 0 .373 1.321
David Wells 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 4 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .500
Bernie Williams 3 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .083 .000 .083 0 0 0 128 499 101 169 26 97 15 .339 .997
Totals 40 91 9 23 6 0 4 8 7 24 .253 .313 .451 .764 2 2 162 5643 965 1625 207 153 .288 .825

Texas Rangers Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Luis Alicea 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 101 259 51 71 6 33 4 .274 .796
Will Clark 3 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0 0 149 554 98 169 23 102 1 .305 .891
Royce Clayton 3 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .222 .222 .222 .444 0 0 1 *142 541 89 136 9 53 24 .251 .685
Tim Crabtree 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 64 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Juan Gonzalez 3 12 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .083 .083 .167 .250 0 0 0 154 606 110 193 45 157 2 .318 .997
Tom Goodwin 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0 0 154 520 102 151 2 33 38 .290 .716
Rusty Greer 3 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0 0 155 598 107 183 16 108 2 .306 .841
Rick Helling 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 5 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .400
Roberto Kelly 2 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .286 .429 0 0 0 75 257 48 83 16 46 0 .323 .910
Mark McLemore 3 10 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 3 .100 .250 .200 .450 0 0 0 126 461 79 114 5 53 12 .247 .686
Ivan Rodriguez 3 10 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 .100 .100 .100 .200 0 0 0 145 579 88 186 21 91 9 .321 .871
Aaron Sele 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 4 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .750
Mike Simms 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0 86 186 36 55 16 46 0 .296 .994
Lee Stevens 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 120 344 52 91 20 59 0 .265 .836
Todd Stottlemyre 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *33 53 3 12 0 1 0 .226 .507
John Wetteland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 63 0 0 0 0 0 0
Todd Zeile 3 9 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 1 0 *158 572 85 155 19 94 4 .271 .787
Totals 35 92 1 13 3 0 0 1 4 27 .141 .177 .174 .351 0 1 162 5672 940 1637 201 82 .289 .819

New York Yankees Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
David Cone 1 1 0.00 1 0 0 0 5.2 2 0 0 1 6 0.529 31 31 3.55 20 7 0 207.2 186 59 209 1.180
Graeme Lloyd 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 50 0 1.67 3 0 0 37.2 26 6 20 0.850
Jeff Nelson 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.2 2 0 0 1 2 1.125 45 0 3.79 5 3 3 40.1 44 22 35 1.636
Andy Pettitte 1 1 1.29 1 0 0 0 7.0 3 1 1 0 8 0.429 33 32 4.24 16 11 0 216.1 226 87 146 1.447
Mariano Rivera 3 0 0.00 0 0 2 0 3.1 1 0 0 1 2 0.600 54 0 1.91 3 0 36 61.1 48 17 36 1.060
David Wells 1 1 0.00 1 0 0 0 8.0 5 0 0 1 9 0.750 30 30 3.49 18 4 0 214.1 195 29 163 1.045
Totals 9 3 0.33 3 0 2 0 27.0 13 1 1 4 27 0.630 162 162 3.824 114 48 1456.2 1357 466 1080 1.251

Texas Rangers Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Tim Crabtree 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 2 0.250 64 0 3.59 6 1 0 85.1 86 35 60 1.418
Rick Helling 1 1 4.50 0 1 0 0 6.0 8 3 3 1 9 1.500 33 33 4.41 20 7 0 216.1 209 78 164 1.327
Aaron Sele 1 1 6.00 0 1 0 0 6.0 8 4 4 1 4 1.500 33 33 4.23 19 11 0 212.2 239 84 167 1.519
Todd Stottlemyre 1 1 2.25 0 1 0 1 8.0 6 2 2 4 8 1.250 *33 33 3.74 14 13 0 221.2 214 81 204 1.331
John Wetteland 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 1.000 63 0 2.03 3 1 42 62.0 47 14 72 0.984
Totals 6 3 3.24 0 3 0 1 25.0 23 9 9 7 24 1.200 162 162 4.993 88 74 1431.1 1624 519 994 1.497

WS: NYY-SDP / ALCS: NYY-CLE / NLCS: SDP-ATL / Div. Series: CLE-BOS / NYY-TEX / ATL-CHC / SDP-HOU
 1997 ALDS2 /  1999 ALDS2

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