1998 Texas Rangers

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Season Overview

88-74 Lost ALDS
Record Outcome

1998 Texas Rangers

What was the record of the 1998 Texas Rangers?

The Texas Rangers finished the regular season with a 88-74 record. They went 48-33 at home and 40-41 on the road. Including the postseason, the Texas Rangers went 88-77. Their final game was a loss in the AL Divisional Series to the New York Yankees.

What division did the 1998 Texas Rangers play in?

The 1998 Texas Rangers played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1998 Texas Rangers?

During the regular season, the 1998 Texas Rangers went 20-16 against their AL West opponents.

Who won the AL West in 1998?

The Rangers won the AL West in the 1998 season with a 88-74 record. The Angels finished 3 games back with a 85-77 record. The Mariners finished 11.5 games back with a 76-85 record. The Athletics finished 14 games back with a 74-88 record.

What was the 1998 Texas Rangers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Anaheim Angels 7-5 58.3% +4
Seattle Mariners 7-5 58.3% +1
Oakland Athletics 6-6 50% -2

What was the 1998 Texas Rangers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1998 Texas Rangers had their best month in April, when they went 18-7 and had a 72% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 11-15 and had a 42.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 0-1 0% -7
April 18-7 72% +66
May 15-13 53.6% 0
June 13-15 46.4% -18
July 11-15 42.3% -27
August 16-13 55.2% +22
September 15-10 60% +33

Did the 1998 Texas Rangers make the Postseason?

Yes, the Texas Rangers made the Postseason in 1998. They lost their only series against the New York Yankees in the AL Divisional Series.

What was the run differential for the 1998 Texas Rangers?

The Texas Rangers finished the regular season with a run differential of +69. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Rangers could have been expected to have about 86.6 wins, or a 87-75 record in the regular season.

How did the 1998 Texas Rangers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1998 Texas Rangers went 20-17.

How did the 1998 Texas Rangers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1998 Texas Rangers went 3-3 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1998 Texas Rangers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1998 Texas Rangers was a 6 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1998 Texas Rangers?

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

1998 Texas Rangers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Mar 31, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 9
Thu, Apr 2, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 20 - 4
Fri, Apr 3, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 0
Sat, Apr 4, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 9
Sun, Apr 5, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 5
Mon, Apr 6, 1998 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Apr 9, 1998 @ Chicago White Sox Win 11 - 0
Fri, Apr 10, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 3
Sat, Apr 11, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 8 - 9
Sun, Apr 12, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 1
Mon, Apr 13, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 1
Tue, Apr 14, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 2
Wed, Apr 15, 1998 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Fri, Apr 17, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 4
Sat, Apr 18, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 8 - 10
Sun, Apr 19, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 11 - 7
Tue, Apr 21, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 4 - 0
Wed, Apr 22, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 7 - 2
Thu, Apr 23, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 5 - 12
Fri, Apr 24, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 11
Sat, Apr 25, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 11 - 8
Sun, Apr 26, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 11 - 4
Mon, Apr 27, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 4
Tue, Apr 28, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 2
Wed, Apr 29, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 1
Thu, Apr 30, 1998 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 7
Fri, May 1, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 2, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 3, 1998 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Tue, May 5, 1998 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 7
Wed, May 6, 1998 vs New York Yankees Loss 13 - 15
Thu, May 7, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 7
Fri, May 8, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Sat, May 9, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 3
Sun, May 10, 1998 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Mon, May 11, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 2
Tue, May 12, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 3
Wed, May 13, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 6 - 8
Thu, May 14, 1998 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 5 (13)
Fri, May 15, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3 (14)
Sat, May 16, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 10
Sun, May 17, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Win 1 - 0
Tue, May 19, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 10 - 4
Wed, May 20, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 7
Thu, May 21, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 9 - 8
Fri, May 22, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Win 13 - 10
Sat, May 23, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 3
Sun, May 24, 1998 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 8
Mon, May 25, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 9
Wed, May 27, 1998 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 5 - 6
Thu, May 28, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Fri, May 29, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 6
Sat, May 30, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 10 - 8
Sun, May 31, 1998 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 5
Mon, Jun 1, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Jun 2, 1998 @ Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 7 - 3
Wed, Jun 3, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 16 - 10
Thu, Jun 4, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Jun 5, 1998 vs San Diego Padres Win 8 - 7
Sat, Jun 6, 1998 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jun 7, 1998 vs San Diego Padres Loss 8 - 17
Mon, Jun 8, 1998 @ Colorado Rockies Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jun 9, 1998 @ Colorado Rockies Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jun 10, 1998 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 8 - 9 (10)
Fri, Jun 12, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jun 13, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 6 - 18
Sun, Jun 14, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Win 4 - 2
Mon, Jun 15, 1998 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 5 - 8
Tue, Jun 16, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 7 - 9
Wed, Jun 17, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Jun 18, 1998 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jun 19, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Win 7 - 3
Sat, Jun 20, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 3 - 8
Sun, Jun 21, 1998 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 7 - 10
Mon, Jun 22, 1998 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 0 - 6
Tue, Jun 23, 1998 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 16 - 5
Wed, Jun 24, 1998 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jun 25, 1998 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 9 - 4
Fri, Jun 26, 1998 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 3
Sat, Jun 27, 1998 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Sun, Jun 28, 1998 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 7
Tue, Jun 30, 1998 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jul 1, 1998 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 7
Thu, Jul 2, 1998 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jul 3, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 8
Sat, Jul 4, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 9 - 2
Sun, Jul 5, 1998 vs Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 4
Thu, Jul 9, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jul 10, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jul 11, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 12, 1998 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 7
Mon, Jul 13, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 10
Tue, Jul 14, 1998 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jul 15, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 14
Thu, Jul 16, 1998 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 9
Fri, Jul 17, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 7 - 4
Sat, Jul 18, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 9 - 8 (10)
Sun, Jul 19, 1998 vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays Win 7 - 4
Tue, Jul 21, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 15 - 5
Wed, Jul 22, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 7
Thu, Jul 23, 1998 @ Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 4
Fri, Jul 24, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Jul 25, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 26, 1998 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 11
Tue, Jul 28, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 8
Wed, Jul 29, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 9 - 6
Thu, Jul 30, 1998 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jul 31, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 10
Sat, Aug 1, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 1
Sun, Aug 2, 1998 vs Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 3
Tue, Aug 4, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 11 - 9
Wed, Aug 5, 1998 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 3
Thu, Aug 6, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 4
Fri, Aug 7, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 3
Sat, Aug 8, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 11
Sun, Aug 9, 1998 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 8 - 14
Tue, Aug 11, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1
Wed, Aug 12, 1998 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Aug 13, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Aug 14, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Aug 15, 1998 @ New York Yankees Win 16 - 5
Sun, Aug 16, 1998 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 6