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1968 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 103-59 .636
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 671-492 + 179
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
  • Complete listing of games for the 1968 Detroit Tigers. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1968 Detroit Tigers Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1DETvs BOSL3-70-16617No137-4 
    2DETvs BOSW4-31-1559No0.5710-3 
    3DETvs CHAW5-22-1337Yes0.512120
    4DETvs CHAW5-43-1223Yes117161 
    5DET@ BOSW9-24-1224Yes126188 
    6DETvs CLEW4-35-1222Yes130219 
    7DETvs CLEW5-06-1222Yes--352114 
    8DET@ CHAW4-17-1111Yes--392217
    9DET@ CHAW4-29-1111Yes--472522 
    10DET@ CHAW4-19-1111Yes--472522 
    11DET@ CLEL0-29-2111Yes--472720 
    12DET@ NYAL0-59-3111Yes--473215 
    13DET@ NYAW7-010-3111Yes--543222 
    14DET@ NYAL1-211-4112Yes--583622
    15DET@ NYAW3-211-4112Yes--583622
    16DETvs OAKW2-112-4111Yes--603723 
    17DETvs OAKL1-312-5112Yes--614021 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    18DETvs MINW3-213-5112Yes--644222 
    19DETvs MINL2-313-6112Yes--664521
    20DETvs CALL5-613-7223Yes0.5715120
    21DETvs CALL2-713-8223Yes1.5735815 
    22DETvs CALW5-214-8223Yes1.5786018 
    23DET@ BALL0-414-9223Yes2.5786414 
    24DET@ BALW2-115-9223Yes1.5806515
    25DET@ BALW3-116-9223Yes0.5836617
    26DET@ WS2W12-117-9112Yes--956728 
    27DET@ WS2W12-218-9112Yes--1076938 
    28DET@ WS2L3-618-10112Yes--1107535 
    29DETvs BALW4-019-10112Yes--1147539 
    30DETvs BALL8-1019-11112Yes--1228537 
    31DETvs WS2W7-320-11111Yes--1298841 
    32DETvs WS2L4-820-12111Yes--1339637 
    33DETvs WS2W5-422-12111Yes--14510045
    34DETvs WS2W7-022-12111Yes--14510045
    35DET@ MINW4-323-12111Yes--14910346 
    36DET@ MINL1-323-13111Yes--15010644 
    37DET@ MINL3-423-14111Yes--15311043
    38DET@ OAKL2-223-15111Yes--15511243 
    39DET@ OAKW2-124-15111Yes--15711344 
    40DET@ OAKL6-724-16111Yes--16312043 
    41DET@ CALL6-724-17222Yes--16912742 
    42DET@ CALW4-125-17222Yes--17312845 
    43DET@ CALW3-026-17111Yes--17612848 
    44DET@ CALW7-327-17111Yes--18313152
    45DETvs NYAW1-028-17111Yes--18413153 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    46DETvs NYAW5-429-17111Yes--18913554 
    47DETvs NYAL3-430-18111Yes--20014060 
    48DETvs NYAW8-130-18111Yes--20014060 
    49DET@ BOSL3-430-19111Yes--20314459
    50DET@ BOSW2-031-20111Yes--20514659 
    51DET@ BOSL0-231-20111Yes--20514659
    52DET@ BOSW5-432-20111Yes--21015060
    53DET@ BOSW5-333-20111Yes--21515362
    54DETvs CLEW5-434-20111Yes--22015763 
    55DETvs CLEW3-135-20111Yes--22315865 
    56DETvs CLEL0-235-21111Yes--22316063 
    57DETvs MINW3-137-21111Yes--22916366
    58DETvs MINW3-237-21111Yes--22916366 
    59DETvs MINW2-138-21111Yes--23116467 
    60DETvs MINW3-139-21111Yes--23416569 
    61DET@ CHAW6-540-21111Yes--24017070 
    62DET@ CHAL4-740-22111Yes--24417767
    63DET@ CHAL2-341-23111Yes--25218171
    64DET@ CHAW6-141-23111Yes--25218171
    65DETvs BOSW2-142-23111Yes--25418272
    66DETvs BOSL5-842-24111Yes--25919069
    67DETvs BOSW5-143-24111Yes--26419173 
    68DET@ CLEL3-443-25111Yes--26719572 
    69DET@ CLEL0-243-26112Yes--26719770
    70DET@ CLEL0-344-27112Yes--27120170 
    71DET@ CLEW4-144-27112Yes--27120170
    72DET@ CLEW14-345-27112Yes--28520481 
    73DET@ NYAW8-546-27111Yes--29320984
    74DETvs CHAW5-447-27111Yes--29821385 
    75DETvs CHAW5-248-27111Yes--30321588 
    76DETvs CHAL0-1248-28111Yes--30322776 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    77DETvs CALW5-149-28111Yes--30822880 
    78DETvs CALW3-150-28111Yes--31122982 
    79DETvs CALW5-251-28111Yes--31623185 
    80DETvs CALW13-1052-28111Yes--32924188
    81DETvs OAKW8-553-28111Yes--33724691
    82DETvs OAKL1-453-29111Yes--33825088 
    83DETvs OAKW5-455-29111Yes--35026090 
    84DETvs OAKW7-655-29111Yes--35026090
    85DET@ MINL4-555-30111Yes--35426589 
    86DET@ MINW5-156-30111Yes--35926693 
    87DET@ MINL6-756-31112Yes--36527392 
    88DET@ CALL3-756-32112Yes--36828088
    89DET@ CALL0-456-33112Yes--36828484 
    90DET@ OAKW4-057-33112Yes--37228488 
    91DET@ OAKL2-357-34112Yes--37428787 
    92DET@ OAKW3-158-34112Yes--37728889 
    93DETvs BALW5-459-34112Yes--38229290 
    94DETvs BALL3-559-35112Yes--38529788
    95DETvs BALL2-559-37112Yes--38830682 
    96DETvs BALL1-459-37112Yes--38830682
    97DET@ WS2W6-460-37112Yes--39431084
    98DET@ WS2L3-660-38112Yes--39731681
    99DET@ WS2W4-161-38112Yes--40131784 
    100DET@ BALW4-162-38112Yes--40531887
    101DET@ BALW9-063-38112Yes--41431896 
    102DET@ BALL1-563-39112Yes--41532392 
    103DETvs NYAL2-763-40112Yes--41733087
    104DETvs NYAW5-064-40112Yes--42233092
    105DETvs WS2W4-065-40112Yes--42633096 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    106DETvs WS2L3-965-41112Yes--42933990 
    107DET@ MINW6-566-41112Yes--43534491
    108DET@ MINL0-466-42112Yes--43534887 
    109DET@ MINW2-167-42112Yes--43734988 
    110DETvs CLEW2-169-42112Yes--44435292 
    111DETvs CLEW5-269-42112Yes--44435292
    112DETvs CLEW6-170-42112Yes--45035397
    113DETvs CLEW13-171-42112Yes--463354109 
    114DETvs BOSL3-571-43112Yes--466359107 
    115DETvs BOSW4-372-43112Yes--470362108 
    116DETvs BOSW5-474-43112Yes--481371110 
    117DETvs BOSW6-574-43112Yes--481371110 
    118DET@ CLEW6-375-43112Yes--487374113 
    119DET@ CLEL0-175-44112Yes--487375112 
    120DET@ CLEW3-076-44112Yes--490375115 
    121DET@ BOSW4-077-44112Yes--494375119 
    122DET@ BOSW10-978-44111Yes--504384120
    123DET@ BOSL1-478-45112Yes--505388117 
    124DETvs CHAW7-079-46112Yes--514398116 
    125DETvs CHAL2-1079-46112Yes--514398116 
    126DETvs CHAW3-280-46112Yes--517400117 
    127DETvs CHAW4-281-46111Yes--521402119
    128DET@ NYAL1-281-48112Yes--525407118 
    129DET@ NYAL3-381-48112Yes--525407118 
    130DET@ NYAL1-281-49112Yes--526409117 
    131DET@ NYAL5-681-51112Yes--535420115
    132DET@ NYAL4-581-51112Yes--535420115 
    133DET@ CHAW3-082-51112Yes--538420118 
    134DET@ CHAL1-282-52112Yes--539422117 
    135DETvs CALW6-183-52112Yes--545423122 
    136DETvs CALW2-084-52112Yes--547423124 
    137DETvs BALW9-185-52112Yes--556424132 
    138DETvs BALL1-585-53112Yes--557429128 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    139DETvs BALW7-386-53112Yes--564432132 
    140DET@ OAKL0-487-54112Yes--568439129 
    141DET@ OAKW4-387-54112Yes--568439129 
    142DET@ OAKW6-388-54112Yes--574442132 
    143DET@ OAKW4-289-54112Yes--578444134
    144DETvs MINW8-390-54111Yes--586447139 
    145DETvs MINL1-290-55111Yes--587449138 
    146DETvs MINL1-390-56112Yes--588452136 
    147DET@ CALW6-091-56111Yes--594452142 
    148DET@ CALW7-292-56111Yes--601454147 
    149DET@ CALW8-293-56111Yes--609456153 
    150DETvs OAKW3-094-56111Yes--612456156 
    151DETvs OAKW5-495-56111Yes--617460157 
    152DETvs OAKW13-096-56111Yes--630460170 
    153DETvs NYAW9-197-56111Yes--639461178 
    154DETvs NYAW2-198-56111Yes--641462179 
    155DETvs NYAW6-299-56111Yes--647464183 
    156DET@ WS2W6-3100-56111Yes--653467186
    157DET@ WS2W4-3101-56111Yes--657470187 
    158DET@ WS2L0-6101-57111Yes--657476181 
    159DET@ BALL1-2101-58111Yes--658478180
    160DET@ BALW5-3102-58111Yes--663481182
    161DET@ BALW4-3103-58111Yes--667484183 
    162DETvs WS2L1-3103-59111Yes--668487181 
    163DETvs WS2L1-2103-60111Yes--669489180 
    164DETvs WS2L2-3103-61111Yes--671492179


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