1998 Hickory Crawdads Roster

South Atlantic League (SAL) - Class: A
Team Record: 56-84
6th in the SAL's Central Division
Manager: Mark Haley (56-84)
Affiliation: Chicago White Sox
Location: Hickory, North Carolina
Ballpark: L.P. Frans Stadium
Attendance: 193,258, Avg. 2,761 in 70 home dates
1998 Hickory Crawdads Statistics

The Hickory Crawdads of the South Atlantic League ended the 1998 season with a record of 56 wins and 84 losses, sixth in the league's Central Division.

The Crawdads scored 614 runs and allowed 761 runs. Matt Berger led Hickory with 24 home runs, while Josh Fauske walloped 20 or more, too. Matt Berger drove in 94 runs. Jimmy Terrell paced all regular batters by hitting .338. Aaron Myette and Hansel Izquierdo topped the team with 9 wins each, and Pat Daneker recorded a 3.15 ERA, tops among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Jim Abbott, Pat Daneker, Josh Fogg, Jon Garland, Hansel Izquierdo, Aaron Myette, Aaron Rowand and Danny Sandoval were all players from the 1998 Hickory Crawdads who played in the Majors during their careers.

Mark Haley served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jim AbbottLLSeptember 19, 19676'3"200Flint, MI US
Aaron RowandRRAugust 29, 19776'0"210Portland, OR US
Elvis PerezLLFebruary 9, 19786'2"190Secaucus, NJ US
Jamie NicholsRRJanuary 22, 19766'5"215Bear, DE US
Jeff NewkirkLLAugust 1, 19755'10"185Kinston, NC US
Aaron MyetteRRSeptember 26, 19776'4"195New Westminster, BC CA
J. R. MountsRRNovember 13, 19786'0"190Key West, FL US
Jake MeyerRRJanuary 7, 19756'1"195Torrance, CA US
Jose LopezSRApril 16, 19766'2"185Nagua, Maria Trinidad Sanchez DO
Danny SandovalSRApril 7, 19795'11"190, Lara VE
Steve SchorzmanRRJuly 6, 19746'2"185Coeur d'Alene, ID US
Marty WeymouthRRAugust 6, 19776'2"180Romeo, MI US
Adam VirchisRROctober 15, 19736'3"185San Diego, CA US
Brian TokarseRRFebruary 28, 19756'3"200Whittier, CA US
Jimmy TerrellLRSeptember 8, 19776'1"175Edina, MN US
Eloy TellezLRJanuary 29, 19766'3"220El Paso, TX US
Joe SuttonLROctober 17, 19746'3"225Clarksburg, WV US
Jason StockstillLLNovember 13, 19766'4"210Bellflower, CA US
Brian ScottRRApril 29, 19766'3"190Mission Viejo, CA US
Derek KopaczRRApril 2, 19755'10"195Orland Park, IL US
Chuck KleeRRMay 15, 19776'3"175Fort Lauderdale, FL US
Pat DanekerRRJanuary 14, 19766'3"195Williamsport, PA US
Tim CurrensLROctober 2, 19756'4"195Bowling Green, KY US
Steve CardonaRRFebruary 18, 19746'3"190Stockton, CA US
Brett CaradonnaLRDecember 3, 19786'1"185La Mesa, CA US
Matt BorneRRSeptember 12, 19766'3"190Lexington, KY US
Elio BorgesSROctober 7, 19776'0"180Oriente, CU
Matt BergerRROctober 2, 19746'1"195Covington, KY US
Rashad AlbertRRSeptember 18, 19756'1"165Fernandina Beach, FL US
Brian DownsRRApril 10, 19756'2"210Bellflower, CA US
Chad DurhamRRJune 23, 19785'8"175Charlotte, NC US
Hansel IzquierdoRRJanuary 2, 19776'2"205La Habana, La Habana CU
Darontaye HollinsRRSeptember 6, 19746'0"200Vallejo, CA US
Jon GarlandRRSeptember 27, 19796'6"210Valencia, CA US
Ariel GarciaRROctober 3, 19756'5"206Panama, Panama PA
Josh FoggRRDecember 13, 19766'2"205Lynn, MA US
Luke FitzpatrickLLApril 30, 19766'0"190Long Beach, CA US
Juan FelixRRDecember 30, 19756'3"190La Romana, La Romana DO
Josh FauskeRRMarch 16, 19746'4"225Santa Monica, CA US
Curtis WhitleyLLJanuary 9, 19746'4"240Goldsboro, NC US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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