1998 Cleveland Indians

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89-73 Lost ALCS
Record Outcome

1998 Cleveland Indians

What was the record of the 1998 Cleveland Indians?

The Cleveland Indians finished the regular season with a 89-73 record. They went 46-35 at home and 43-38 on the road. Including the postseason, the Cleveland Indians went 94-78. Their final game was a loss in the AL Championship Series to the New York Yankees.

What division did the 1998 Cleveland Indians play in?

The 1998 Cleveland Indians played in the Central Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 Cleveland Indians?

During the regular season, the 1998 Cleveland Indians went 29-19 against their AL Central opponents.

Who won the AL Central in 1998?

The Indians won the AL Central in the 1998 season with a 89-73 record. The White Sox finished 9 games back with a 80-82 record. The Royals finished 16.5 games back with a 72-89 record. The Twins finished 19 games back with a 70-92 record. The Tigers finished 24 games back with a 65-97 record.

What was the 1998 Cleveland Indians record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Detroit Tigers 9-3 75% +20
Kansas City Royals 8-4 66.7% +44
Minnesota Twins 6-6 50% +10
Chicago White Sox 6-6 50% -3

What was the 1998 Cleveland Indians record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1998 Cleveland Indians had their best month in May, when they went 18-10 and had a 64.3% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 13-15 and had a 46.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 1-0 100% +1
April 13-12 52% +1
May 18-10 64.3% +51
June 14-12 53.8% +45
July 16-12 57.1% -9
August 13-15 46.4% -14
September 14-12 53.8% -4

Did the 1998 Cleveland Indians make the Postseason?

Yes, the Cleveland Indians made the Postseason in 1998. They won their first series against the Boston Red Sox in the AL Divisional Series. They eventually lost against the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1998 Cleveland Indians?

The Cleveland Indians finished the regular season with a run differential of +71. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Indians could have been expected to have about 87.5 wins, or a 87-75 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 Cleveland Indians perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 Cleveland Indians went 25-26.

How did the 1998 Cleveland Indians perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 Cleveland Indians went 5-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 Cleveland Indians?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 Cleveland Indians was a 6 game winning streak on 4 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 Cleveland Indians?

The longest losing streak that the Cleveland Indians had during the 1998 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1998 Cleveland Indians Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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