TBC is going on data-hiatus this off-season. Please read about the future of The Baseball Cube
"Serving Baseball Statistics Since 2003"
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> American League >> Detroit Tigers >> 1968 Team Capsule

1968 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

+ American League
Nickname:
W-L Record: 103-59 .636
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 671-492 + 179
Roster Continuity 78.52% 8/20
Manager(s): Mayo Smith
General Manager: Jim Campbell
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 2,031,847 1/20
Playoffs: Won World Series (Cardinals)
Top Draft Pick: Robert Robinson (#18) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Hal Naragon
First Base Coach: Wally Moses
Pitching Coach: Johnny Sain
Third Base Coach: Tony Cuccinello

#1 Draft Picks

American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10359.636--
9171.56212.0
8675.53416.5
8676.53117.0
8379.51220.0
8280.50621.0
7983.48824.0
6795.41436.0
6795.41436.0
6596.40437.5
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
24Mickey StanleyOF25   58388151
*Loading* (click to close)
16
*Loading* (click to close)
6
*Loading* (click to close)
11
*Loading* (click to close)
60434257418422.259.311.364675.105.178.2701.3653.0212641
5Jim NorthrupOF28   58076153
*Loading* (click to close)
29
*Loading* (click to close)
7
*Loading* (click to close)
21
*Loading* (click to close)
90455087444514.264.324.447771.183.267.2771.7427.6259643
3Dick McAuliffe2B28   57095142
*Loading* (click to close)
24
*Loading* (click to close)
10
*Loading* (click to close)
16
*Loading* (click to close)
5687829928130.249.344.411755.161.307.2751.2135.6234658
11Bill FreehanC26   54073142
*Loading* (click to close)
24
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
25
*Loading* (click to close)
84016564244339.263.366.454820.191.309.2580.9821.6245635
8Don Wert3B29   53644107
*Loading* (click to close)
15
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
12
*Loading* (click to close)
370337795711012.200.258.299557.099.162.2132.1444.7160589
23Willie HortonOF25   51268146
*Loading* (click to close)
20
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
36
*Loading* (click to close)
850349110882714.285.352.543895.258.348.2952.2414.2278578
25Norm Cash1B33   41150108
*Loading* (click to close)
15
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
25
*Loading* (click to close)
63113970372312.263.329.487816.224.319.2601.7916.4200458
6Al KalineOF33   3274994
*Loading* (click to close)
14
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
10
*Loading* (click to close)
5364553937134.287.392.428820.141.315.2990.7132.7140389
2Tom MatchickSS24   2271846
*Loading* (click to close)
6
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
1402104643213.203.248.286534.084.119.2404.6075.765244
1Ray OylerSS29   2151329
*Loading* (click to close)
6
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
1202205920738.135.213.186399.051.135.1772.95215.040247
44Dick TracewskiSS33   2123033
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
4
*Loading* (click to close)
1530245100225.156.239.236475.080.208.1822.1353.050240
12Jim PriceC26   1321223
*Loading* (click to close)
4
*Loading* (click to close)
03
*Loading* (click to close)
1300131411006.174.253.273526.098.197.1741.0844.036146
17Denny McLainP24   111718
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
0400137001601.162.170.189359.027.036.24337.00--21128
26Gates BrownOF29   921534
*Loading* (click to close)
7
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
6
*Loading* (click to close)
150012401002.370.442.6851127.315.446.3410.3315.363104
16Earl WilsonP33   88920
*Loading* (click to close)
01
*Loading* (click to close)
7
*Loading* (click to close)
170023510101.227.253.489742.261.284.28317.5012.64392
29Mickey LolichP27   7058
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
0030162500403.114.184.157341.043.114.1784.17--1180
21Joe SparmaP26   6028
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
0020012400600.133.148.150298.017.033.22224.00--967
7Eddie Mathews3B-1B36   52411
*Loading* (click to close)
003
*Loading* (click to close)
80051201000.212.281.385666.173.269.2162.4017.32057
27Wayne ComerOF24   4886
*Loading* (click to close)
01
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
3002700104.125.160.229389.104.146.1253.5048.01151
18John HillerP25   3713
*Loading* (click to close)
00020001400001.081.081.081162.000.000.130----337
22Pat DobsonP26   2824
*Loading* (click to close)
0001002700200.143.200.143343.000.071.1903.50--432
43Daryl PattersonP24   13000001001800000.000.071.00071.000.077.0008.00--014
15Fred LasherP26   901
*Loading* (click to close)
0000000400001.111.111.111222.000.000.200----19
33Dave Campbell2B26   811
*Loading* (click to close)
001
*Loading* (click to close)
2001300000.125.222.500722.375.500.0003.008.049
38Les CainP20   701
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
000000200000.143.143.286429.143.143.200----27
14Dennis RibantP26   511
*Loading* (click to close)
0000001100000.200.333.200533.000.200.2501.00--16
30Lenny GreenOF35   401
*Loading* (click to close)
0000001001001.250.400.250650.000.250.2500.00--15
47Don McMahonP38   4000000000200001.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
46Bob ChristianOF-1B22   301
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
000000000000.333.333.6671000.333.333.333----23
34Jim RookerP25   2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
39Jon WardenP21   2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
37John WyattP33   2000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000-----02
Batting Totals20575490671129219039185640263252196461537334124.235.300.385685.150.244.2531.8529.721156118
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
17Denny McLain24   3161.96414128600336.0241867331632803060.906.460.831.697.504.44
16Earl Wilson33   13122.85343310300224.1192777120651687201.157.710.802.616.752.58
29Mickey Lolich27   1793.1939328441220.01788478236519730111.107.280.942.668.063.03
21Joe Sparma26   10103.7134317110182.1169817514771105071.358.360.693.815.441.43
18John Hiller25   962.39391241132128.0923734951782001.126.470.633.595.481.53
22Pat Dobson26   582.66471021167125.08939371348934121.106.410.943.466.701.94
43Daryl Patterson24   232.123810022768.0531916327493141.187.010.403.576.491.81
15Fred Lasher26   513.313400014548.2371918522322001.206.800.924.045.881.45
39Jon Warden21   413.652800011337.1301515515250001.227.301.223.656.081.67
47Don McMahon38   312.00200009135.22288210333000.895.500.502.508.253.30
37John Wyatt33   102.402200010230.12698211254001.237.800.603.307.502.27
14Dennis Ribant26   222.25140004124.1207611070001.257.500.383.752.630.70
38Les Cain20   103.0084001024.02598120132001.889.380.387.504.880.65
34Jim Rooker25   003.602000004.24220140001.007.200.001.807.204.00
30Roy Face40   000.002000001.02000110003.0018.000.009.009.001.00
Batting Totals103592.71402164591610529149011804924491294861115384301.127.130.782.946.732.29
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bill FreehanC13897173615.9940.00
Jim PriceC422231411.9960.00
Wayne ComerC120001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Norm Cash1B11792488866.9920.00
Al Kaline1B2215213415.9760.00
Bill Freehan1B2116210111.9940.00
Mickey Stanley1B1599829.9820.00
Tom Matchick1B6282041.0000.00
Eddie Mathews1B634315.9740.00
Gates Brown1B130001.0000.00
Bob Christian1B130001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Dick McAuliffe2B148288348979.9860.00
Dick Tracewski2B141530051.0000.00
Tom Matchick2B13253417.9830.00
Dave Campbell2B543011.0000.00
Mickey Stanley2B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Don Wert3B1501422841522.9660.00
Dick Tracewski3B1671923.9290.00
Eddie Mathews3B6310001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ray OylerSS111139207831.9770.00
Tom MatchickSS5953118920.9500.00
Dick TracewskiSS5160108319.9820.00
Mickey StanleySS992522.9440.00
Dick McAuliffeSS544011.0000.00
Don WertSS220001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jim NorthrupOF151321771.9790.00
Willie HortonOF139212662.9730.00
Mickey StanleyOF1302977021.0000.00
Al KalineOF74131130.9780.00
Wayne ComerOF27200001.0000.00
Gates BrownOF17181001.0000.00
Lenny GreenOF20000.0000.00
Bob ChristianOF10000.0000.00
Bill FreehanOF10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Pat DobsonP47125122210.9712.45
Denny McLainP41336364013.9872.04
John HillerP391281215011.0001.90
Mickey LolichP3922052630.9121.27
Daryl PattersonP38684910.9291.72
Fred LasherP344831011.9292.43
Joe SparmaP3418291920.9331.38
Earl WilsonP34224263043.9332.25
Jon WardenP28370210.6670.49
John WyattP223024001.0001.79
Don McMahonP203514001.0001.28
Dennis RibantP14242330.6251.87
Les CainP82406001.0002.25
Roy FaceP210000.0000.00
Jim RookerP2402001.0004.29


About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.