1998 New York Yankees

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114-48 Won WS
Record Outcome

1998 New York Yankees

What was the record of the 1998 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a 114-48 record. They went 62-19 at home and 52-29 on the road. Including the postseason, the New York Yankees went 125-50.

What division did the 1998 New York Yankees play in?

The 1998 New York Yankees played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 New York Yankees?

During the regular season, the 1998 New York Yankees went 33-15 against their AL East opponents.

Who won the AL East in 1998?

The Yankees won the AL East in the 1998 season with a 114-48 record. The Red Sox finished 22 games back with a 92-70 record. The Blue Jays finished 26 games back with a 88-74 record. The Orioles finished 35 games back with a 79-83 record. The Devil Rays finished 51 games back with a 63-99 record.

What was the 1998 New York Yankees record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Tampa Bay Devil Rays 11-1 91.7% +38
Baltimore Orioles 9-3 75% +18
Boston Red Sox 7-5 58.3% +20
Toronto Blue Jays 6-6 50% +5

What was the 1998 New York Yankees record by month?

The 1998 New York Yankees had their best month in May, when they went 20-7 and had a 74.1% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 16-11 and had a 59.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 17-6 73.9% +28
May 20-7 74.1% +74
June 19-7 73.1% +48
July 20-7 74.1% +53
August 22-10 68.8% +71
September 16-11 59.3% +35

Did the 1998 New York Yankees Win The World Series?

Yes, the 1998 New York Yankees won the World Series in 1998. They beat the San Diego Padres.

What was the run differential for the 1998 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a run differential of +309. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Yankees could have been expected to have about 108.5 wins, or a 108-54 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 New York Yankees perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 New York Yankees went 24-11.

How did the 1998 New York Yankees perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 New York Yankees went 9-2 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 New York Yankees?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 New York Yankees was a 10 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 New York Yankees?

The longest losing streak that the New York Yankees had during the 1998 regular season was 4 games, which happened once during the season.

1998 New York Yankees Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Wed, Apr 1, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Apr 2, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 2 - 10
Sat, Apr 4, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Apr 5, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 9 - 7 (10)
Mon, Apr 6, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 8
Tue, Apr 7, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Win 13 - 7
Wed, Apr 8, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Win 4 - 3
Fri, Apr 10, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Win 17 - 13
Sat, Apr 11, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 1
Sun, Apr 12, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Win 7 - 5
Wed, Apr 15, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Win 6 - 3
Fri, Apr 17, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 2
Sat, Apr 18, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 3
Sun, Apr 19, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Apr 20, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 2 (11)
Tue, Apr 21, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 3 (10)
Wed, Apr 22, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 9 - 1
Fri, Apr 24, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 4
Sat, Apr 25, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4
Mon, Apr 27, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 1 - 0
Tue, Apr 28, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Apr 29, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 5
Thu, Apr 30, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 9 - 8 (10)
Fri, May 1, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Sat, May 2, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 12 - 6
Sun, May 3, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 1
Tue, May 5, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Win 7 - 2
Wed, May 6, 1998 @ Texas Rangers Win 15 - 13
Fri, May 8, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Sat, May 9, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 8
Sun, May 10, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 0
Tue, May 12, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 2
Wed, May 13, 1998 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 6
Thu, May 14, 1998 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 7 (13)
Fri, May 15, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 7
Sat, May 16, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 2
Sun, May 17, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 0
Tue, May 19, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 5
Wed, May 20, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 6
Thu, May 21, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 1
Fri, May 22, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 23, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 3
Sun, May 24, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Win 14 - 4
Mon, May 25, 1998 @ Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 0
Tue, May 26, 1998 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 5
Wed, May 27, 1998 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 9 - 12
Thu, May 28, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 3
Fri, May 29, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 2
Sat, May 30, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 31, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 7 - 13
Mon, Jun 1, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4 (10)
Tue, Jun 2, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 3, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 7 - 1
Thu, Jun 4, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jun 5, 1998 vs Florida Marlins Win 5 - 1
Sat, Jun 6, 1998 vs Florida Marlins Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 7, 1998 vs Florida Marlins Win 4 - 1
Tue, Jun 9, 1998 @ Montreal Expos Win 11 - 1
Wed, Jun 10, 1998 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 2
Thu, Jun 11, 1998 @ Montreal Expos Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Jun 14, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 2
Mon, Jun 15, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jun 16, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Jun 17, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 3
Thu, Jun 18, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jun 19, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Jun 20, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 21, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 11
Mon, Jun 22, 1998 vs Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 4
Tue, Jun 23, 1998 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Jun 24, 1998 @ Atlanta Braves Win 10 - 6
Thu, Jun 25, 1998 @ Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 0
Fri, Jun 26, 1998 @ New York Mets Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jun 27, 1998 @ New York Mets Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jun 28, 1998 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jun 30, 1998 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 2
Wed, Jul 1, 1998 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jul 2, 1998 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 8 (11)
Fri, Jul 3, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jul 4, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 5, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 1 - 0
Thu, Jul 9, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 2 - 0
Fri, Jul 10, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jul 11, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jul 12, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 9 - 2
Mon, Jul 13, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Jul 14, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 1
Wed, Jul 15, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 0
Thu, Jul 16, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 17, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 6 - 9
Sat, Jul 18, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 10 - 3
Sun, Jul 19, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 9
Mon, Jul 20, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4 (17)
Mon, Jul 20, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 21, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jul 22, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 13 - 2
Fri, Jul 24, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jul 25, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Jul 26, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jul 28, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Win 9 - 3
Wed, Jul 29, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 5 - 10
Thu, Jul 30, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Win 3 - 0 (10)
Fri, Jul 31, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 3
Sat, Aug 1, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 2
Sun, Aug 2, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 6