1998 Cincinnati Reds
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record77–85 (.475)
Divisional place4th
Other information
Owner(s)Marge Schott
General manager(s)Jim Bowden
Manager(s)Jack McKeon
Local televisionWSTR/WKRC-TV
Fox Sports Ohio
(George Grande, Chris Welsh)
Local radioWLW
(Marty Brennaman, Joe Nuxhall)
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The Cincinnati Reds' 1998 season was a season in American baseball. It consisted of the Cincinnati Reds attempting to win the National League Central.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

NL Central W L Pct. GB Home Road
Houston Astros 102 60 0.630 55–26 47–34
Chicago Cubs 90 73 0.552 12½ 51–31 39–42
St. Louis Cardinals 83 79 0.512 19 48–34 35–45
Cincinnati Reds 77 85 0.475 25 39–42 38–43
Milwaukee Brewers 74 88 0.457 28 38–43 36–45
Pittsburgh Pirates 69 93 0.426 33 40–40 29–53

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14] [15] [16]
Team ARI ATL CHC CIN COL FLA HOU LAD MIL MON NYM PHI PIT SD SF STL AL
Arizona 1–8 5–7 4–5 6–6 6–2 4–5 4–8 6–3 2–7 4–5 2–7 6–3 3–9 5–7 2–7 5–8
Atlanta 8–1 3–6 7–2 5–3 7–5 4–5 8–1 7–2 6–6 9–3 8–4 7–2 5–4 7–2 6–3 9–7
Chicago 7–5 6–3 6–5 7–2 7–2 4–7 4–5 6–6 7–2 4–5 3–6 8–3 5–4 7–3 4–7 5–8
Cincinnati 5–4 2–7 5–6 4–5 9–0 3–8 5–4 6–5 8–1 3–6 4–5 5–7 1–11 2–7 8–3 7-6
Colorado 6–6 3–5 2–7 5–4 6–3 6–5 6–6 4–7 7–2 3–6 5–4 5–4 5–7 7–5 3–6 4–8
Florida 2–6 5–7 2–7 0–9 3–6 3–6 4–5 0–9 5–7 5–7 6–6 3–6 4–5 0–9 4–5 8–8
Houston 5–4 5–4 7–4 8–3 5–6 6-3 3–6 9–2 7–2 5–4 7–2 9–2 5–4 6–3 5–7 10–4
Los Angeles 8–4 1–8 5–4 4–5 6–6 5–4 6–3 5–4 5–4 3–5 5–4 7–5 5–7 6–6 4–5 8–5
Milwaukee 3–6 2–7 6–6 5–6 7–4 9–0 2–9 4–5 6–3 1–8 4–5 6–5 3–6 5–4 3–8 8–6
Montreal 7–2 6–6 2–7 1–8 2–7 7–5 2–7 4–5 3–6 8–4 5–7 2–7 4–4 3–6 3–6 6–10
New York 5–4 3–9 5–4 6–3 6–3 7–5 4–5 5–3 8–1 4–8 8–4 4–5 4–5 4–5 6–3 9–7
Philadelphia 7-2 4–8 6–3 5–4 4–5 6–6 2–7 4–5 5–4 7–5 4–8 8–1 1–8 2–6 3–6 7–9
Pittsburgh 3–6 2–7 3–8 7–5 4–5 6–3 2–9 5–7 5–6 7–2 5–4 1–8 5–4 2–7 6–5 6–7
San Diego 9–3 4–5 4–5 11–1 7–5 5–4 4–5 7–5 6–3 4–4 5–4 8–1 4–5 8–4 6–3 6–7
San Francisco 7–5 2–7 3–7 7–2 5–7 9–0 3–6 6–6 4–5 6–3 5–4 6–2 7–2 4–8 7–5 8–5
St. Louis 7–2 3–6 7–4 3–8 6–3 5-4 7–5 5–4 8–3 6–3 3–6 6–3 5–6 3–6 5–7 4–9


Notable transactions

Draft picks

Roster

1998 Cincinnati Reds
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Ed Taubensee 130 491 120 .278 11 72
1B Sean Casey 96 351 82 .272 7 52
2B Bret Boone 157 648 155 .266 24 95
SS Barry Larkin 145 626 166 .309 17 72
3B Willie Greene 111 417 96 .270 14 49
LF Dmitri Young 144 590 166 .310 14 83
CF Reggie Sanders 135 481 129 .268 14 59
RF Jon Nunnally 74 213 36 .207 7 20

Stats through the end of the 1998 season

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Chris Stynes 123 347 88 .254 6 27
Aaron Boone 58 181 51 .282 2 28
Eduardo Pérez 84 172 41 .238 4 30
Pat Watkins 83 147 39 .265 2 15
Brook Fordyce 57 146 37 .253 3 14
Pokey Reese 59 133 34 .256 1 16
Lenny Harris 57 122 36 .295 0 10
Melvin Nieves 83 119 30 .252 2 17
Mike Frank 28 89 20 .225 0 7
Jeffrey Hammonds 26 86 26 .302 0 11
Paul Konerko 26 73 16 .219 3 13
Roberto Petagine 34 62 16 .258 3 7
Damian Jackson 13 38 12 .316 0 7
Guillermo Garcia 12 36 7 .194 2 4
Tony Tarasco 15 24 5 .208 1 4
Stephen Larkin 1 3 1 .333 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Brett Tomko 34 210.2 13 12 4.44 162
Pete Harnisch 32 209.0 14 7 3.14 157
Mike Remlinger 35 164.1 8 15 4.82 144
Steve Parris 18 99.0 6 5 3.73 77
Scott Winchester 16 79.0 3 6 5.81 40
Jason Bere 9 43.2 3 2 4.12 31
Dennys Reyes 8 38.2 3 1 4.42 44
Scott Klingenbeck 4 22.2 1 3 5.96 13
Eddie Priest 2 6.0 0 1 10.50 1
Steve Cooke 1 6.0 1 0 1.50 3

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
David Weathers 16 62.1 2 4 6.21 51

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Gabe White 69 5 5 9 4.01 83
Scott Sullivan 67 5 5 1 5.21 86
Danny Graves 62 2 1 8 3.32 44
Stan Belinda 40 4 8 1 3.23 57
Jeff Shaw 39 2 4 23 1.81 29
John Hudek 30 4 2 0 2.43 40
Rick Krivda 16 0 2 0 11.28 19
Mark Hutton 10 0 1 0 7.41 3
Todd Williams 6 0 1 0 7.71 4
Ricardo Jordan 6 1 0 0 24.30 1
Marc Kroon 4 0 0 0 13.50 4
Keith Glauber 3 0 0 0 2.35 4
Lenny Harris 1 0 0 0 0.00 1

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
AAA Indianapolis Indians International League Dave Miley
AA Chattanooga Lookouts Southern League Mark Berry
A Burlington Bees Midwest League Phillip Wellman
A Charleston Alley Cats South Atlantic League Barry Lyons
Rookie Billings Mustangs Pioneer League Russ Nixon

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References

  1. ^ Melvin Nieves at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Mike Kelly at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Ricardo Jordan at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ a b "David Weathers Statistics and History". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 5, 2010.
  5. ^ José Rijo at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Pete Rose at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ Midre Cummings at Baseball Reference
  8. ^ "Buddy Carlyle Statistics and History". Baseball-Reference.com. Archived from the original on August 25, 2010. Retrieved September 5, 2010.
  9. ^ Paul Konerko at Baseball Reference
  10. ^ Jason Bere at Baseball Reference
  11. ^ Adam Dunn at Baseball Reference
  12. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007