The following are the baseball events of the year 1998 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

1998 in sports

Headline events of the year

Champions

Major League Baseball

  Division Series
Fox/NBC/ESPN
League Championship Series
Fox/NBC
World Series
Fox
                           
  East New York Yankees 3  
West Texas Rangers 0  
  East New York Yankees 4  
American League
  Cent. Cleveland Indians 2  
Cent. Cleveland Indians 3
  WC Boston Red Sox 1  
    AL New York Yankees 4
  NL San Diego Padres 0
  East Atlanta Braves 3  
WC Chicago Cubs 0  
  East Atlanta Braves 2
National League
  West San Diego Padres 4  
Cent. Houston Astros 1
  West San Diego Padres 3  

Other champions

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Bernie Williams NYY .339 Larry Walker COL .363
HR Ken Griffey Jr. SEA 56 Mark McGwire STL 70
RBI Juan González TEX 157 Sammy Sosa CHC 158
Wins Roger Clemens TOR
David Cone NYY
Rick Helling TEX
20 Tom Glavine ATL 20
ERA Roger Clemens TOR 2.65 Greg Maddux ATL 2.22

Major league baseball final standings

Events

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Movies

Births

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November

December

Deaths

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July

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September

October

November

December

See also

Sources

  1. ^ a b 1998 MLB Awards. Baseball Reference.
  2. ^ Lashnits, Tom (2006). Pedro Martínez. Chelsea House Publications. ISBN 978-0-7910-8840-1
  3. ^ Boston Red Sox 5, Seattle Mariners 0. Game Played on Saturday, April 11, 1998 (D) at Fenway Park. Retrosheet Box Score.
  4. ^ Randy Johnson statistics. Baseball Reference.
  5. ^ Venezuelan Ex-Negro Leaguer Dies. Associated Press. Retrieved on January 21, 2019.
  6. ^ ABC News videos archive
  7. ^ Betts, Brewers' stadium voice, dies. The Journal Times. Published on November 25, 1998. Retrieved on January 21, 2018.
  8. ^ PA announcer falls ill Archived 2018-01-22 at the Wayback Machine. Milwaukee Brewers website. Published on May 13, 2008. Retrieved on January 21, 2018.