1998 Minnesota Twins Roster

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

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Complete Roster

6-05
205
Right
Right
1961-12-31
6-00
195
Right
Left
1971-12-30
6-02
175
Right
Right
1969-10-22
6-00
193
Left
Right
1970-10-02
6-05
220
Right
Right
1972-12-21
6-03
205
Left
Right
1972-11-02
6-03
220
Left
Left
1975-08-04
6-02
215
Right
Right
1959-10-08
6-06
210
Right
Right
1970-01-06
6-02
180
Right
Right
1972-10-27
6-03
205
Right
Right
1971-11-07
6-00
190
Right
Right
1972-12-11
6-02
210
Left
Right
1975-04-27
6-01
185
Left
Both
1974-01-25
6-03
225
Left
Right
1965-01-02
6-04
200
Right
Right
1960-11-30
6-02
208
Right
Right
1967-04-14
6-03
250
Right
Left
1976-12-30
6-01
195
Right
Right
1962-03-02
5-10
198
Right
Both
1975-09-19
5-11
195
Right
Right
1966-11-18
6-01
180
Right
Both
1970-03-14
5-10
176
Right
Both
1970-04-02
6-03
220
Right
Left
1973-06-28
6-00
188
Right
Right
1968-09-06
5-11
170
Right
Both
1966-11-02
6-02
200
Right
Left
1974-06-19
6-03
230
Left
Left
1975-11-18
6-00
185
Right
Right
1967-11-04
6-05
210
Right
Left
1970-03-06
6-00
180
Right
Left
1973-05-25
6-00
200
Right
Right
1969-07-10
6-02
220
Right
Right
1975-07-18
6-00
195
Right
Both
1973-05-26
5-09
180
Right
Left
1971-11-30
6-02
180
Right
Both
1959-01-09
6-00
185
Right
Right
1972-03-29
6-00
185
Right
Right
1956-08-22
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The 1998 Minnesota Twins played 162 games during the regular season, won 70 games, lost 92 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Hubert H Humphery Metrodome (Park Factors: 100/101) where 1,165,976 fans witnessed their 1998 Twins finish the season with a .432 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 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1998 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1998 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1998 Minnesota Twins primary starters list:

1998 Minnesota Twins
Salaries

Paul Molitor $4,250,000.00
Terry Steinbach $2,850,000.00
Rick Aguilera $2,750,000.00
Pat Meares $2,500,000.00
Marty Cordova $2,000,000.00
Otis Nixon $2,000,000.00
Bob Tewksbury $1,750,000.00
Brad Radke $1,400,000.00
Mike Morgan $1,300,000.00
Greg Swindell $1,300,000.00
Orlando Merced $800,000.00
Hector Carrasco $700,000.00
Eddie Guardado $650,000.00
Frankie Rodriguez $425,000.00
Mike Trombley $425,000.00
Brent Gates $350,000.00
Ron Coomer $325,000.00
Matt Lawton $215,000.00
Denny Hocking $185,000.00
Dan Naulty $185,000.00
Alex Ochoa $182,500.00
LaTroy Hawkins $180,000.00
Todd Ritchie $180,000.00
A.J. Pierzynski $175,000.00
Todd Walker $175,000.00
Travis Baptist $170,000.00
Torii Hunter $170,000.00
Corey Koskie $170,000.00
Chris Latham $170,000.00
Doug Mientkiewicz $170,000.00
Travis Miller $170,000.00
Eric Milton $170,000.00
David Ortiz $170,000.00
Benj Sampson $170,000.00
Dan Serafini $170,000.00
Jon Shave $170,000.00
Javier Valentin $170,000.00

Did you know that a 1998 Minnesota Twins 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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