1998 Minnesota Twins

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Season Overview

70-92 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1998 Minnesota Twins

What was the record of the 1998 Minnesota Twins?

The Minnesota Twins finished the regular season with a 70-92 record. They went 35-46 at home and 35-46 on the road.

What division did the 1998 Minnesota Twins play in?

The 1998 Minnesota Twins played in the Central Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 Minnesota Twins?

During the regular season, the 1998 Minnesota Twins went 21-27 against their AL Central opponents.

What was the 1998 Minnesota Twins record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago White Sox 6-6 50% -2
Cleveland Indians 6-6 50% -10
Kansas City Royals 5-7 41.7% +4
Detroit Tigers 4-8 33.3% -2

What was the 1998 Minnesota Twins record by month?

The 1998 Minnesota Twins had their best month in June, when they went 14-14 and had a 50% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 9-20 and had a 31.0% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 11-16 40.7% +21
May 13-13 50% +5
June 14-14 50% -5
July 13-13 50% -5
August 9-20 31.0% -63
September 10-16 38.5% -37

Did the 1998 Minnesota Twins make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1998 Minnesota Twins?

The Minnesota Twins finished the regular season with a run differential of -84. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Twins could have been expected to have about 73.0 wins, or a 73-89 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 Minnesota Twins perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 Minnesota Twins went 25-31.

How did the 1998 Minnesota Twins perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 Minnesota Twins went 5-12 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 Minnesota Twins?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 Minnesota Twins was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 Minnesota Twins?

The longest losing streak that the Minnesota Twins had during the 1998 regular season was 10 games, which happened once during the season.

1998 Minnesota Twins Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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