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1998 OQ REPORT

1998 OFFENSIVE LEADERS BY POSITION

AMERICAN LEAGUE  
     
C Ivan Rodriguez  
1B Jim Thome  
2B Jose Offerman  
SS Nomar Garciaparra  
3B Dean Palmer  
LF Albert Belle  
CF Bernie Williams  
RF Manny Ramirez  
DH Edgar Martinez  


NATIONAL LEAGUE  
     
C Mike Piazza  
1B Mark McGwire  
2B

Jeff Kent

 
SS Barry Larkin  
3B Chipper Jones  
LF Barry Bonds  
CF Ray Lankford  
RF Larry Walker  

Bold
indicates 1997 leaders.

To qualify for this list, a player must play at least half his teamís games at the defensive position indicated.

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1998 AMERICAN LEAGUE OQ LEADERS

 
Rank
 
Player
Team
OQ
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
Belle
CHI
161
 
 
2
 
Martinez
SEA
153
 
 
3
 
Thome
CLE
153
 
 
4
 
Williams
NY
150
 
 
5
 
Vaughn
BOS
143
 
 
6
 
Salmon
ANA
143
 
 
7
 
Ramirez
CLE
142
 
 
8
 
Gonzalez
TEX
142
 
 
9
 
Delgado
TOR
142
 
 
10
 
Griffey
SEA
140
 
 
 
 
 
11
 
Davis
BAL
139
 
 
12
 
Palmeiro
BAL
135
 
 
13
 
Garciaparra
BOS
130
 
 
14
 
Thomas
CHI
125
 
 
15
 
Rodriguez
SEA
125
 
 
16
 
Giambi,Ja
OAK
123
 
 
17
 
OíNeill
NY
122
 
 
18
 
Stairs
OAK
121
 
 
19
 
Clark
DET
121
 
 
20
 
Lawton
MIN
120
 
 
 
 
 
21
 
Stanley
TOR/BOS
119
 
 
22
 
Edmonds
ANA
119
 
 
23
 
Martinez
NY
118
 
 
24
 
Justice
CLE
118
 
 
25
 
Offerman
KC
117
 
 
26
 
Greer
TEX
116
 
 
26
 
Grieve
OAK
116
 
 
28
 
Jeter
NY
116
 
 
29
 
Rodriguez
TEX
115
 
 
30
 
Segui
SEA
115
 
 
 
 
 
31
 
Canseco
TOR
113
 
 
32
 
Palmer
KC
113
 
 
33
 
Walker
MIN
113
 
 
34
 
Fryman
CLE
113
 
 
35
 
Green
TOR
112
 
 
36
 
Higginson
DET
112
 
 
37
 
McGriff
TAM
112
 
 
38
 
Brosius
NY
112
 
 
39
 
Fernandez
TOR
112
 
 
40
 
Erstad
ANA
110
 
 
 
 
 
41
 
Durham
CHI
109
 
 
42
 
Gonzalez
DET
109
 
 
43
 
Lofton
CLE
107
 
 
44
 
Ventura
CHI
106
 
 
45
 
Valentin
BOS
105
 
 
46
 
Stewart
TOR
104
 
 
47
 
Anderson
BAL
104
 
 
48
 
Surhoff
BAL
103
 
 
49
 
Easley
DET
102
 
 
50
 
Henderson
OAK
101
 
 
 
 
 
51
 
Damon
KC
101
 
 
52
 
King
KC
100
 
 
53
 
Alomar
BAL
99
 
 
54
 
Knoblauch
NY
99
 
 
55
 
OíLeary
BOS
99
 
 
56
 
Anderson
ANA
98
 
 
57
 
Curtis
NY
95
 
 
58
 
Davis
SEA
95
 
 
59
 
Sorrento
TAM
94
 
 
60
 
Cora
SEA/CLE
93
 
 
 
 
 
61
 
McLemore
TEX
93
 
 
62
 
Goodwin
TEX
93
 
 
63
 
McCracken
TAM
93
 
 
64
 
Vizquel
CLE
92
 
 
65
 
Bordick
BAL
92
 
 
66
 
Lewis
BOS
91
 
 
67
 
Cordova
MIN
90
 
 
68
 
Molitor
MIN
90
 
 
69
 
Ordonez
CHI
89
 
 
70
 
Ripken
BAL
89
 
 
 
 
 
71
 
Morris
KC
89
 
 
72
 
Nixon
MIN
86
 
 
73
 
Randa
DET
84
 
 
74
 
Coomer
MIN
84
 
 
75
 
Caruso
CHI
83
 
 
76
 
DiSarcina
ANA
81
 
 
77
 
Sprague
TOR/OAK
81
 
 
78
 
Cairo
TAM
78
 
 
79
 
Meares
MIN
77
 
 
80
 
Gonzalez
TOR
74
 
 
 
 
 
81
 
Hunter
DET
72
 

The 1998 American League base-to-out ratio was .728.

This list includes every player who had at least 3 (at bats + walks) for each game his team played.

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1998 NATIONAL LEAGUE OQ LEADERS

 
Rank
 
Player
Team
OQ
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
McGwire
STL
222
 
 
2
 
Walker
COL
176
 
 
3
 
Bonds
SF
176
 
 
4
 
Olerud
NY
162
 
 
5
 
Sosa
CHI
160
 
 
6
 
Bagwell
HOU
158
 
 
7
 
Sheffield
FLA/LA
154
 
 
8
 
Alou
HOU
153
 
 
9
 
Jones,C
ATL
149
 
 
10
 
Galarraga
COL
148
 
 
 
 
 
11
 
Vaughn
SD
147
 
 
12
 
Piazza
L/F/NY
146
 
 
13
 
Lankford
STL
144
 
 
14
 
Guerrero,V
MON
141
 
 
15
 
Abreu
PHI
140
 
 
16
 
Rolen
PHI
140
 
 
17
 
Castilla
COL
139
 
 
18
 
Larkin
CIN
137
 
 
19
 
Helton
COL
134
 
 
20
 
Kent
SF
133
 
 
 
 
 
21
 
Grace
CHI
132
 
 
22
 
Biggio
HOU
129
 
 
23
 
Caminiti
SD
129
 
 
24
 
Jordan
STL
128
 
 
25
 
Burks
COL/SF
125
 
 
26
 
Gwynn
SD
123
 
 
27
 
Cirillo
MIL
123
 
 
28
 
Kendall
PIT
123
 
 
29
 
Lopez
ATL
122
 
 
30
 
Bell
HOU
121
 
 
 
 
 
31
 
Burnitz
MIL
121
 
 
32
 
McRae
NY
120
 
 
33
 
Young
CIN
120
 
 
34
 
Bichette
COL
120
 
 
35
 
Everett
HOU
119
 
 
36
 
Joyner
SD
118
 
 
37
 
Karros
LA
117
 
 
38
 
Jones,A
ATL
116
 
 
39
 
Hamilton
SF/COL
115
 
 
40
 
Floyd
FLA
114
 
 
 
 
 
41
 
Bell
ARI
112
 
 
42
 
Mueller
SF
112
 
 
43
 
Young
PIT
111
 
 
44
 
Mondesi
LA
110
 
 
45
 
Alfonzo
NY
109
 
 
46
 
Andrews
MON
109
 
 
47
 
Lee
ARI
109
 
 
48
 
Vina
MIL
108
 
 
49
 
Hernandez
CHI
108
 
 
50
 
Snow
SF
107
 
 
 
 
 
51
 
Boone
CIN
107
 
 
52
 
Brogna
PHI
105
 
 
53
 
Morandini
CHI
105
 
 
54
 
Fullmer
MON
104
 
 
55
 
Sanders
CIN
104
 
 
56
 
Williams
ARI
104
 
 
57
 
Veras
SD
103
 
 
58
 
Valentin
MIL
101
 
 
59
 
Young
LA
101
 
 
60
 
Lee
FLA
98
 
 
 
 
 
61
 
Gomez
SD
98
 
 
62
 
Fox
ARI
97
 
 
63
 
Lansing
COL
96
 
 
64
 
Jefferies
PHI
95
 
 
65
 
Kotsay
FLA
93
 
 
66
 
Finley
SD
91
 
 
67
 
Guillen
PIT
89
 
 
68
 
Johnson
FLA/LA
89
 
 
69
 
Glanville
PHI
88
 
 
70
 
Renteria
FLA
88
 
 
 
 
 
71
 
Perez
COL
88
 
 
72
 
Gutierrez
HOU
87
 
 
73
 
Lewis
PHI
85
 
 
74
 
Grissom
MIL
85
 
 
75
 
Womack
PIT
84
 
 
76
 
Baerga
NY
81
 
 
77
 
Grudzielanek
MON/LA
81
 
 
78
 
Relaford
PHI
78
 
 
79
 
Ordonez
NY
66
 

The 1998 National League base-to-out ratio was .689.

This list includes every player who had at least 3 (at bats + walks) for each game his team played.

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