Season Information
Team Name
1968 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
103-59 (.636)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 1 / 1
Runs For/Against
671 / 492   Diff: +179
Playoffs
Won World Series (Cardinals)
Playoff Series
Won World Series (Cardinals)
Playoff Series
WS vs SLN (W 4-3)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
1
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1968-12-15Dennis RibantPurchased by Royals from Tigers.P5-11175RR1941-09-20Detroit,MI
1961-  0-   0-MLN
MLB1964-19691964-1969
1968-10-28Eddie MathewsReleased by Tigers.3B-1B6-1200LR1931-10-13Texarkana,TX
MLB1952-19681952-1968
1968-10-15Wayne ComerSelected by Pilots from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #41).OF-C5-10175RR1944-02-03Shenandoah,PA
1962-  0-   0-WS2
MLB1967-19721967-1972
1968-10-15Bill ButlerSelected by Royals from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #22).P6-2210LL1947-03-12Hyattsville,MD
1965- 37- 662-DET
MLB1969-19771965-1978
1968-10-15Dick DragoSelected by Royals from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #31).P6-1190RR1945-06-25Toledo,OH
1964-  0-   0-DET
MLB1969-19811965-1981
1968-10-15Mike MarshallSelected by Pilots from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #53).P5-10180RR1943-01-15Adrian,MI
1960-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1967-19811962-1983
1968-10-15Ray OylerSelected by Pilots from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #5).SS-2B5-11165RR1938-08-04Indianapolis,IN
1960-  0-   0-DET
MLB1965-19701965-1970
1968-10-15Jon WardenSelected by Royals from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #12).P6-0205BL1946-10-01Columbus,OH
1966-  4-  62-DET
MLB1968-19681968-1968
1968-10-01Dennis RibantPurchased by Tigers from White Sox.P5-11175RR1941-09-20Detroit,MI
1961-  0-   0-MLN
MLB1964-19691964-1969
1968-09-30Bob ChristianPurchased by White Sox from Tigers.OF-1B5-10180RR1945-10-17Chicago,IL
1964-  0-   0-NYA
MLB1968-19701968-1970
1968-09-30Jim RookerPurchased by Yankees from Tigers.P-OF6-0201RL1942-09-23Lakeview,OR
1960-  0-   0-DET
MLB1968-19801962-1980
1968-08-31Roy FacePurchased by Tigers from Pirates.P5-8155RR1928-02-20Stephentown,NY
MLB1953-19691953-1969
1968-07-26Dennis RibantTraded by Tigers to White Sox for Don McMahon.P5-11175RR1941-09-20Detroit,MI
1961-  0-   0-MLN
MLB1964-19691964-1969
1968-07-26Don McMahonTraded by White Sox to Tigers for Dennis Ribant.P6-2222RR1930-01-04Brooklyn,NY
MLB1957-19741957-1974
1968-07-06Lenny GreenReleased by Tigers.OF5-11170LL1933-01-06Detroit,MI
MLB1957-19681957-1968
1968-06-15John WyattPurchased by Tigers from Yankees.P5-11200RR1935-04-19Chicago,IL
1954-  0-   0-SLN
MLB1961-19691961-1969
1968-04-22Dick RadatzSigned as Free Agent by Tigers.P6-5235RR1937-04-02Detroit,MI
1959-  0-   0-BOS
MLB1962-19691962-1969
1968-04-13Bill HeathPurchased by Yankees from Tigers.C5-8175LR1939-03-10Yuba City,CA
1960-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1965-19691965-1969
1968-04-03Hank AguirreTraded by Tigers to Dodgers for Fred Moulder.P6-4205BL1931-01-31Azusa,CA
MLB1955-19701955-1970
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Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system