1998 Chicago White Sox

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Season Overview

80-82 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1998 Chicago White Sox

What was the record of the 1998 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a 80-82 record. They went 44-37 at home and 36-45 on the road.

What division did the 1998 Chicago White Sox play in?

The 1998 Chicago White Sox played in the Central Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 Chicago White Sox?

During the regular season, the 1998 Chicago White Sox went 26-22 against their AL Central opponents.

What was the 1998 Chicago White Sox record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Kansas City Royals 8-4 66.7% +22
Detroit Tigers 6-6 50% +6
Cleveland Indians 6-6 50% +3
Minnesota Twins 6-6 50% +2

What was the 1998 Chicago White Sox record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1998 Chicago White Sox had their best month in September, when they went 18-7 and had a 72% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 9-15 and had a 37.5% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 1-0 100% +7
April 9-15 37.5% -27
May 12-16 42.9% -40
June 11-17 39.3% -38
July 14-12 53.8% +7
August 15-15 50% -10
September 18-7 72% +31

Did the 1998 Chicago White Sox make the Postseason?

No, the White Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1998.

What was the run differential for the 1998 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of -70. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the White Sox could have been expected to have about 75.2 wins, or a 75-87 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 Chicago White Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 Chicago White Sox went 22-22.

How did the 1998 Chicago White Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 Chicago White Sox went 4-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 Chicago White Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 Chicago White Sox was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 Chicago White Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago White Sox had during the 1998 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1998 Chicago White Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Mar 31, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Win 9 - 2
Thu, Apr 2, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 20
Fri, Apr 3, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 10 - 4
Sat, Apr 4, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 2 - 8
Sun, Apr 5, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 0 - 5
Mon, Apr 6, 1998 vs Texas Rangers Win 5 - 4
Thu, Apr 9, 1998 vs Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 11
Fri, Apr 10, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 3 - 0
Sat, Apr 11, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Apr 12, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Apr 14, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Apr 15, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 6
Thu, Apr 16, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 2
Fri, Apr 17, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Apr 18, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 9
Sun, Apr 19, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Tue, Apr 21, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 14
Wed, Apr 22, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Win 14 - 7
Thu, Apr 23, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Apr 24, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Apr 25, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 8 - 1
Mon, Apr 27, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 3
Tue, Apr 28, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Apr 29, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 16 - 7
Thu, Apr 30, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 4
Fri, May 1, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 1 - 7
Sat, May 2, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 3 - 5
Sun, May 3, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Win 12 - 1
Mon, May 4, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Win 6 - 5
Tue, May 5, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 8
Wed, May 6, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 9 - 10
Fri, May 8, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 3
Sat, May 9, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 7 - 15
Sun, May 10, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 3
Tue, May 12, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Win 5 - 2
Wed, May 13, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 3 - 8
Thu, May 14, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 3
Fri, May 15, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 3
Sat, May 16, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 11
Sun, May 17, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 7 - 9
Mon, May 18, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 14
Tue, May 19, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 5
Wed, May 20, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 6
Fri, May 22, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 9
Sat, May 23, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 1
Sun, May 24, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 8
Mon, May 25, 1998 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 12
Tue, May 26, 1998 vs New York Yankees Loss 5 - 7
Wed, May 27, 1998 vs New York Yankees Win 12 - 9
Thu, May 28, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 7 (10)
Fri, May 29, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 7 - 8
Sat, May 30, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 6
Sun, May 31, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 2
Mon, Jun 1, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Tue, Jun 2, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jun 3, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 5
Thu, Jun 4, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 1
Fri, Jun 5, 1998 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 6 (12)
Sat, Jun 6, 1998 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jun 7, 1998 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 7 - 13
Mon, Jun 8, 1998 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 6
Tue, Jun 9, 1998 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 10, 1998 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 10 - 8 (11)
Fri, Jun 12, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 7 - 8
Sat, Jun 13, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 14, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Jun 15, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 16, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jun 17, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 12
Thu, Jun 18, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jun 19, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 10
Sat, Jun 20, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 7 (11)
Sun, Jun 21, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 6
Mon, Jun 22, 1998 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jun 23, 1998 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4
Wed, Jun 24, 1998 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jun 25, 1998 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 7
Fri, Jun 26, 1998 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jun 27, 1998 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 10
Sun, Jun 28, 1998 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 10 - 8
Tue, Jun 30, 1998 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 17
Wed, Jul 1, 1998 @ Houston Astros Loss 4 - 10
Thu, Jul 2, 1998 @ Houston Astros Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jul 3, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 15
Sat, Jul 4, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jul 5, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 14 - 15
Thu, Jul 9, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 6
Fri, Jul 10, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 3
Sat, Jul 11, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 12, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 4
Mon, Jul 13, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jul 14, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 5
Wed, Jul 15, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 9 - 3
Wed, Jul 15, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jul 16, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jul 17, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 18, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 9 - 15
Sun, Jul 19, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 1
Mon, Jul 20, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jul 21, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jul 22, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Jul 24, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Jul 25, 1998 @ New York Yankees Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jul 26, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Jul 28, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jul 29, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Jul 31, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Win 10 - 2
Sat, Aug 1, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 8
Sun, Aug 2, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 12
Mon, Aug 3, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 6 - 1
Tue, Aug 4, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 8 - 6
Wed, Aug 5, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Aug 8, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Win 7 - 5
Sat, Aug 8, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Win 4 - 3
Sun, Aug 9, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 0 - 9
Mon, Aug 10, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 3
Tue, Aug 11, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Aug 12, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 0
Fri, Aug 14, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 14 - 2
Sat, Aug 15, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 7 - 13
Sun, Aug 16, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 3
Mon, Aug 17, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 2 - 7