1998 Kansas City Royals

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Season Overview

72-89 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1998 Kansas City Royals

What was the record of the 1998 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a 72-89 record. They went 29-51 at home and 43-38 on the road.

What division did the 1998 Kansas City Royals play in?

The 1998 Kansas City Royals played in the Central Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 Kansas City Royals?

During the regular season, the 1998 Kansas City Royals went 21-27 against their AL Central opponents.

What was the 1998 Kansas City Royals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Minnesota Twins 7-5 58.3% -4
Detroit Tigers 6-6 50% -13
Chicago White Sox 4-8 33.3% -22
Cleveland Indians 4-8 33.3% -44

What was the 1998 Kansas City Royals record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1998 Kansas City Royals had their best month in August, when they went 16-13 and had a 55.2% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 8-16 and had a 33.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 1-0 100% +3
April 11-15 42.3% -21
May 9-17 34.6% -51
June 15-13 53.6% -21
July 12-15 44.4% -37
August 16-13 55.2% -31
September 8-16 33.3% -27

Did the 1998 Kansas City Royals make the Postseason?

No, the Royals didn't make the Postseason in 1998.

What was the run differential for the 1998 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a run differential of -185. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Royals could have been expected to have about 63.8 wins, or a 64-97 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 Kansas City Royals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 Kansas City Royals went 20-20.

How did the 1998 Kansas City Royals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 Kansas City Royals went 7-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 Kansas City Royals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 Kansas City Royals was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 Kansas City Royals?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Royals had during the 1998 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1998 Kansas City Royals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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