1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays

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Season Overview

63-99 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays

What was the record of the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays?

The Tampa Bay Devil Rays finished the regular season with a 63-99 record. They went 33-48 at home and 30-51 on the road.

What division did the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays play in?

The 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays?

During the regular season, the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays went 16-32 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Baltimore Orioles 7-5 58.3% -6
Toronto Blue Jays 5-7 41.7% -17
Boston Red Sox 3-9 25% -17
New York Yankees 1-11 8.3% -38

What was the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays had their best month in April, when they went 12-13 and had a 48% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 10-20 and had a 33.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 0-1 0% -5
April 12-13 48% +2
May 12-16 42.9% -34
June 10-17 37.0% -39
July 9-16 36% -16
August 10-20 33.3% -31
September 10-16 38.5% -8

Did the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays make the Postseason?

No, the Devil Rays didn't make the Postseason in 1998.

What was the run differential for the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays?

The Tampa Bay Devil Rays finished the regular season with a run differential of -131. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Devil Rays could have been expected to have about 66.9 wins, or a 67-95 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays went 16-23.

How did the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays went 5-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays?

The longest losing streak that the Tampa Bay Devil Rays had during the 1998 regular season was 11 games, which happened once during the season.

1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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