1998 Baltimore Orioles Roster

The 1998 Baltimore Orioles team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1998 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1998 Baltimore Orioles Opening Day starters list, a 1998 Baltimore Orioles salary list, a 1998 Baltimore Orioles uniform number breakdown and a 1998 Baltimore Orioles primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1998 Baltimore Orioles

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Complete Roster

6-04
180
Right
Right
1972-11-03
6-01
171
Right
Right
1970-01-31
6-03
205
Left
Both
1963-01-06
6-05
245
Right
Right
1974-03-19
6-01
185
Right
Right
1962-07-25
6-00
205
Left
Left
1974-09-27
6-04
224
Right
Right
1968-02-02
6-02
200
Right
Right
1976-05-19
5-11
195
Right
Right
1966-10-28
6-02
185
Left
Right
1967-12-19
6-00
195
Right
Right
1964-04-19
6-01
190
Left
Right
1961-04-22
5-06
175
Right
Right
1966-01-25
6-02
225
Right
Left
1964-10-05
6-01
192
Right
Right
1966-10-18
6-07
252
Right
Right
1968-03-03
6-02
190
Right
Left
1968-12-08
6-02
205
Left
Right
1957-04-21
6-01
225
Right
Right
1976-11-02
6-02
220
Left
Left
1969-10-24
6-01
220
Right
Right
1971-03-04
6-02
200
Right
Right
1966-02-27
6-01
170
Right
Right
1971-01-23
6-00
213
Right
Right
1965-03-20
5-09
191
Right
Right
1965-02-10
6-00
190
Right
Both
1968-02-05
5-11
175
Right
Right
1965-07-21
5-10
160
Right
Right
1967-09-22
5-11
150
Right
Left
1964-01-20
5-10
195
Right
Right
1976-05-29
6-07
245
Right
Right
1974-01-05
6-00
215
Left
Left
1964-09-24
6-05
275
Left
Left
1976-09-29
6-00
169
Right
Right
1964-04-30
6-04
225
Right
Right
1960-08-24
6-01
202
Left
Left
1964-01-18
5-10
199
Left
Left
1972-02-01
6-03
215
Right
Right
1960-03-07
6-03
220
Right
Right
1974-04-06
6-03
200
Right
Right
1962-05-29
5-11
184
Right
Left
1971-09-23
6-00
195
Right
Right
1971-03-05
6-03
170
Right
Both
1976-08-20
6-04
240
Right
Right
1969-05-13
6-01
215
Right
Right
1973-04-19
6-01
200
Right
Left
1964-08-04
6-00
170
Right
Both
1971-03-26
6-02
215
Left
Left
1959-03-15
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The 1998 Baltimore Orioles played 162 games during the regular season, won 79 games, lost 83 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Oriole Park at Camden Yards (Park Factors: 98/97) where 3,684,650 fans witnessed their 1998 Orioles finish the season with a .488 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1998 Baltimore Orioles Opening Day starters list, a 1998 Baltimore Orioles salary list, a 1998 Baltimore Orioles uniform number breakdown and a 1998 Baltimore Orioles primary starters list:

1998 Baltimore Orioles
Salaries

Mike Mussina $6,755,492.00
Rafael Palmeiro $6,515,828.00
Cal Ripken, Jr. $6,400,000.00
Roberto Alomar $6,343,771.00
Brady Anderson $5,441,843.00
Jimmy Key $5,390,825.00
Scott Erickson $3,700,000.00
Chris Hoiles $3,600,000.00
Mike Bordick $3,583,333.00
Joe Carter $3,151,380.00
Scott Kamieniecki $2,850,000.00
Arthur Rhodes $2,850,000.00
Eric Davis $2,500,000.00
B.J. Surhoff $1,716,667.00
Doug Drabek $1,663,162.00
Jeffrey Hammonds $1,333,333.00
Harold Baines $1,275,000.00
Armando Benitez $1,100,000.00
Jesse Orosco $1,100,000.00
Alan Mills $1,000,000.00
Terry Mathews $865,000.00
Lenny Webster $740,000.00
Norm Charlton $650,000.00
Ozzie Guillen $450,000.00
Jeff Reboulet $450,000.00
Doug Johns $250,000.00
Joel Bennett $170,000.00
Danny Clyburn $170,000.00
Rocky Coppinger $170,000.00
Radhames Dykhoff $170,000.00
P.J. Forbes $170,000.00
Chris Fussell $170,000.00
Charlie Greene $170,000.00
Jerry Hairston $170,000.00
Gene Kingsale $170,000.00
Ryan Minor $170,000.00
Willis Otanez $170,000.00
Calvin Pickering $170,000.00
Sidney Ponson $170,000.00
Nerio Rodriguez $170,000.00

1998 Baltimore Orioles
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1998 Baltimore Orioles Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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