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1998 Northern League

1998 > Class Independent > League History
Overall: 342 games, 8 teams, approx. 85 games in season
Attendance: 1,032,922 (3,020/game)
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

East Division

West Division

This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Winnipeg Goldeyes25.36.908635003057593949167151235408330343554.310.387.496.88315157154222417
Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks26.66.6885335229405688781832510051312036318519.299.372.480.85214116546173113
Sioux City Explorers25.55.59863354297048185518312884468838274585.288.354.446.8011326694928336
St. Paul Saints25.55.40863400295746484415414634169235351504.285.366.411.77712157840242820
Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks27.14.8885322928654157751395773678927292537.271.340.403.74311557423262310
Sioux Falls Canaries25.44.86853241288441376714115833798928258546.266.334.412.74611875252202710
Madison Black Wolf25.94.85863256288541776813822693827442285540.266.339.401.74011576147152414
Duluth-Superior Dukes25.54.49853254284938271114115513519028344556.250.335.363.69810356329151712
League Totals25.85.466842658623407373365471246123654339472526424654341.280.354.427.78110001533340167207102

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks26.23.916421.7533.513.998585814522749.075233229249222115962713331851.3009.00.62.77.22.68
Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks26.14.984045.4714.405.208585769318732.274942335892293165665536532341.4229.21.13.67.01.93
Winnipeg Goldeyes25.05.055828.6744.475.158686788325758.280143437710328686324024333261.4339.51.23.47.52.21
Sioux City Explorers24.75.674046.4655.075.878686806120748.287548842285313254912913433591.58710.51.03.85.91.57
St. Paul Saints25.35.734046.4654.955.938686824527747.28304934118232385794045233701.54210.01.03.97.01.79
Sioux Falls Canaries25.75.913649.4245.486.158585796319734.18025024477335255045776133161.5719.80.94.36.21.43
Madison Black Wolf25.46.103551.4075.306.418686779417737.084352543488344185114304233751.61110.31.14.26.21.49
Duluth-Superior Dukes23.86.312956.3415.466.548585805318738.089553644882332114624965434281.66310.91.04.05.61.39
League Totals25.25.46342342.5004.835.6568468463351271665946.06547373331896542465102434134024384265931.5169.91.03.76.61.76

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Winnipeg Goldeyes8622769208881.973141033023%159,512Hal Lanier
Sioux Falls Canaries8522039919999.97022852825%117,015Mike Burton
Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks8522479249977.97013692627%182,938Doug Simunic
Sioux City Explorers86224694410794.9685844434%120,114Ed Nottle
Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks85219888410468.96720872925%54,566Jay Ward
Madison Black Wolf86221199811182.96718863831%56,462Al Gallagher
St. Paul Saints86224393911981.96421993928%272,210Marty Scott
Duluth-Superior Dukes85221493612479.962221123021%70,105George Mitterwald
League Totals684178387536851661.96813572526427%1,032,922

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