1998 Chicago Cubs Roster

The 1998 Chicago Cubs 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 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1998 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1998 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1998 Chicago Cubs primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1998 Chicago Cubs

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Complete Roster

6-03
205
Right
Right
1973-03-06
6-01
236
Right
Right
1968-08-03
6-05
225
Right
Right
1968-05-12
6-00
187
Left
Left
1957-09-23
6-01
170
Right
Right
1969-01-13
6-02
200
Right
Right
1975-01-08
6-03
195
Left
Left
1968-11-16
6-00
160
Left
Left
1975-06-20
6-04
245
Right
Right
1967-06-28
6-05
205
Right
Right
1972-08-24
6-02
215
Right
Right
1959-10-08
6-03
225
Left
Right
1963-03-09
6-01
200
Right
Right
1969-06-26
6-02
192
Left
Right
1959-05-16
6-05
240
Right
Right
1970-08-07
6-04
205
Right
Right
1973-11-06
6-05
220
Right
Right
1970-10-13
6-03
210
Right
Right
1970-03-04
6-00
187
Right
Right
1964-02-18
6-04
220
Right
Right
1974-01-19
6-04
205
Right
Right
1970-10-31
6-05
185
Left
Left
1971-08-09
6-02
205
Right
Right
1969-11-06
6-05
210
Right
Right
1977-06-16
6-02
210
Right
Left
1971-01-17
6-02
200
Right
Left
1970-10-08
6-02
195
Right
Right
1967-06-04
5-10
165
Right
Right
1971-03-20
6-00
170
Right
Right
1965-11-08
6-00
200
Right
Right
1958-08-19
6-02
190
Left
Left
1964-06-28
5-10
175
Right
Both
1971-09-15
6-01
180
Right
Right
1969-07-14
6-01
180
Right
Right
1972-03-26
5-11
171
Right
Left
1966-04-22
6-01
180
Right
Right
1975-06-16
6-04
210
Right
Right
1972-09-01
6-03
220
Left
Left
1971-06-22
6-03
230
Right
Right
1965-03-22
5-11
160
Left
Left
1963-07-06
6-03
180
Right
Right
1970-10-25
5-11
170
Right
Both
1966-11-02
6-00
192
Right
Right
1968-02-13
6-01
200
Left
Left
1967-11-08
6-00
225
Right
Right
1968-11-12
6-01
180
Left
Left
1973-06-29
6-01
220
Right
Right
1969-10-12
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The 1998 Chicago Cubs played 163 games during the regular season, won 90 games, lost 73 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Wrigley Field (Park Factors: 103/103) where 2,623,194 fans witnessed their 1998 Cubs finish the season with a .552 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 Chicago Cubs Opening Day starters list, a 1998 Chicago Cubs salary list, a 1998 Chicago Cubs uniform number breakdown and a 1998 Chicago Cubs primary starters list:

1998 Chicago Cubs
Salaries

Sammy Sosa $8,325,000.00
Mark Clark $5,050,000.00
Lance Johnson $4,900,000.00
Mark Grace $4,225,000.00
Jeff Blauser $4,000,000.00
Kevin Tapani $4,000,000.00
Rod Beck $3,600,000.00
Steve Trachsel $2,987,500.00
Henry Rodriguez $2,700,000.00
Mickey Morandini $2,000,000.00
Scott Servais $1,645,000.00
Kevin Foster $1,450,000.00
Bob Patterson $900,000.00
Jose Hernandez $725,000.00
Terry Mulholland $600,000.00
Matt Mieske $550,000.00
Manny Alexander $425,000.00
Terry Adams $295,000.00
Kevin Orie $240,000.00
Tyler Houston $225,000.00
Dave Stevens $225,000.00
Geremi Gonzalez $210,000.00
Brant Brown $180,000.00
Marc Pisciotta $180,000.00
Jason Maxwell $175,000.00
Sandy Martinez $174,500.00
Amaury Telemaco $173,000.00
Gary Gaetti $170,000.00
Jason Hardtke $170,000.00
Felix Heredia $170,000.00
Terrell Lowery $170,000.00
Rodney Myers $170,000.00
Jose Nieves $170,000.00
Justin Speier $170,000.00
Kennie Steenstra $170,000.00
Pedro Valdes $170,000.00
Ben Van Ryn $170,000.00
Kerry Wood $170,000.00

1998 Chicago Cubs
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1998 Chicago Cubs 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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