Rod Beck pitched in 81 Major League games during the 1998 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Beck pitched in, specifically relating to his 1998 pitching statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Beck started that game. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"The reliever known as 'Shooter' once said: 'I sure don't think of myself as a fat person, just someone who carries extra weight. I've never seen anyone on the DL with pulled fat.'" - AP Sports Writer Rick Gano in the Boca Raton News (02/22/1999, Beck going after 51 , Sports Section - Page 11)
In Chronological Order / Rod Beck Stats
Did you know that Rod Beck pitched 44 games at home, had an ERA of 2.59, pitched 41.2 innings, allowed 38 hits, had 12 earned runs, 13 runs, and 5 home runs, walked 5 batters (1 intentionally), threw 0 wild pitches, hit batters 1 times, and balked 0 times?
On the road, Rod Beck pitched 37 games, had an ERA of 3.53, pitched 38.2 innings, allowed 48 hits, had 15 earned runs, 20 runs, and 6 home runs, walked 15 batters (3 intentionally), threw 2 wild pitches, hit batters 1 times, and balked 0 times.
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