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1968 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  79-83   .488
Result:   7th in American League
Manager(s):  Cal Ermer
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  1,143,257
Playoffs:  -

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Al Worthington (39)
Youngest Player:  Tom Hall (20)
Longest Tenure:  Harmon Killebrew, Bob Allison, Jim Kaat, Rich Rollins (8)
Top Hitter:  Cesar Tovar (7)
Top Pitcher:  Dean Chance (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Alex Rowell (#16)

Roster Continuity:  76.14%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit10359.636--
Baltimore9171.56212.0
Cleveland8675.53416.5
Boston8676.53117.0
NY Yankees8379.51220.0
Oakland8280.50621.0
Minnesota7983.48824.0
Chi White Sox6795.41436.0
California6795.41436.0
Washington6596.40437.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
12Cesar Tovar+of-3b727UDFA: 1959MLB1576138916731664735133441170542.272.326.372698.321228673470915.2.282
11Ted Uhlaender+of3627UDFA: 1961MLB14048852138215752167284633623.283.324.389714.324190527368705.2.300
6Tony Oliva+of1429UDFA: 1961MLB12847054136245186810945617161510.289.357.477833.369224528359856.4.298
4Bob Allison+of2633-MLB145469631161682252975298251216.247.324.456780.354214526379694.9.268
29Rod Carew+1b-2b6222UDFA: 1964MLB127461461262721421242671112211.273.312.347659.301160492354523.9.320
10,13Johnny Roseboro+c6135-MLB135380318212083923465729257.216.300.311611.278118435315373.1.231
20Rich Reese+1b-26UDFA: 1962MLB126332408615242831183634426.259.301.352654.296117359259394.0.279
3Harmon Killebrew+1b-3b4132UDFA: 1954MLB1002954062721740007070290413.210.361.420782.354124371250475.0.212
7Frank Quilici+2b-3b6929-MLB97229225611412200214510355.245.305.341645.29578259186253.7.293
8Ron Clark+3b-ss-25-MLB10422714425111332164422502.185.245.229474.2205225019491.3.225
9Rich Rollins+3b-30-MLB9320314495063031103432206.241.287.355642.29472218163203.2.264
24Jackie Hernandez+ss-27UDFA: 1961MLB831991335302175295222613.176.218.221439.2024421717630.5.226
25Bruce Look+c-25-MLB59118729400901202403015.246.353.280632.2923313996113.1.305
2Frank Kostro+3b-of-30-MLB6310892641090062001132.241.274.296570.255321188882.6.286
45Jim Holt+of-1b-24UDFA: 1966MLB7010692221080142002103.208.236.245482.213261118931.0.256
10Rick Renick+3b-of-24UDFA: 1965MLB42971621523130094201002.216.283.402685.311391067893.1.346
32Dean Chance+p6427-MLB43930500030036310900.054.093.054147.075510697-11-3.2.167
36Jim Kaat+p-29UDFA: 1957MLB367771230050021800002.156.177.195372.172157967-1-0.2.203
28Graig Nettles+3b-231965-4-74MLB2276131721580072011002.224.298.474771.351368461114.7.235
26Jim Merritt+p-24UDFA: 1962MLB387111020010152200402.141.197.169366.176128068-1-0.5.204
23Dave Boswell+p-23-MLB376091431140022400511.233.254.367621.28022685342.3.361
22Jerry Zimmerman+c-33-MLB24453510020031010010.111.180.133313.15565041-1-0.4.139
31Jim Perry+p-32UDFA: 1956MLB32424610250021200401.143.182.310491.23013484110.9.143
25Pat Kelly+of-23UDFA: 1963MLB12352420120231010101.114.205.257462.2239403500.2.125
15George Mitterwald+c-22UDFA: 1965MLB1134171001003800101.206.270.235506.2398382911.4.269
18Tom Hall+p-201966-3-53MLB119200000000000100.000.000.0000.00001010--.000
19Jim Roland+p-25UDFA: 1961MLB298000001001400200.000.111.000111.07601110-1-2.3.000
16Ron Perranoski+p-32UDFA: 1958MLB667000000000300000.000.000.0000.000077--.000
21,49Bob Miller+p-29UDFA: 1958MLB457010001000300000.143.143.143286.1301760-1.7.250
15Al Worthington+p-39-MLB547000000000500200.000.000.0000.000099--.000
27Danny Morris+p-22-MLB33100000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
42Buzz Stephen+p-231966-2-34MLB23000000000100100.000.000.0000.000044--.000
38Ron Keller+p-251965-8-154MLB81000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (33 players)1625373562127420741105522985444596649616938106.237.299.350649--1878597443665733.5.269

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
32Dean Chance+327-MLB16162.53433915631292.0224968215632341210 10.986.900.461.947.210.27.2561.68
26Jim Merritt+924UDFA: 1962MLB12163.25383411141238.120710286215218117 11.097.820.791.966.830.29.2690.97
36Jim Kaat+2529UDFA: 1957MLB14122.9430299200208.01927868164013053 01.128.310.691.735.630.31.2731.11
23Dave Boswell+3723-MLB10133.3234287200190.01487970198714397 01.247.010.904.126.770.61.2420.83
31Jim Perry+-32UDFA: 1956MLB862.2732183241139.011337358266925 01.007.320.521.684.470.38.2390.77
16Ron Perranoski+3332UDFA: 1958MLB873.106600041687.08636305386540 11.438.900.523.936.720.58.2991.83
15Al Worthington+3139-MLB452.7154000341876.16726231325760 11.307.900.123.776.720.56.2951.13
21,49Bob Miller+-29UDFA: 1958MLB032.744500014272.16526221244115 01.238.090.122.995.100.59.2781.00
19Jim Roland+-25UDFA: 1961MLB413.502841012061.25533243243672 11.288.030.443.505.250.67.2711.09
18Tom Hall+-201966-3-53MLB212.4384002029.2271581121821 01.318.190.303.645.460.67.2770.92
38Ron Keller+-251965-8-154MLB012.8171002016.01865241101 01.3810.131.132.256.190.36.3481.13
42Buzz Stephen+-231966-2-34MLB114.7622000011.1117607411 01.598.740.005.563.181.75.3061.36
27Danny Morris+-22-MLB011.6932000010.2115204620 01.419.280.003.375.060.67.3061.08
12Cesar Tovar+-27UDFA: 1959MLB000.001100001.000001100 11.000.000.009.009.001.00.0000.00
Totals: (33 players)79832.891621624613116291,433122454646110541499652--61.207.690.582.606.250.42.264 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny RoseboroC1176895275.9910.00 
Bruce LookC412022015.9960.00 
Jerry ZimmermanC24109710.9910.00 
George MitterwaldC1069430.9610.00 
Cesar TovarC110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rich Reese1B8762038636.9910.00 
Harmon Killebrew1B7759456450.9940.00 
Bob Allison1B1715012214.9880.00 
Frank Kostro1B5240011.0000.00 
Graig Nettles1B3170011.0000.00 
Jackie Hernandez1B130011.0000.00 
Jim Holt1B110011.0000.00 
Frank Quilici1B110011.0000.00 
Cesar Tovar1B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rod Carew2B1172622801848.9680.00 
Frank Quilici2B48931010211.0000.00 
Cesar Tovar2B18292426.9640.00 
Ron Clark2B10101611.9630.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Cesar Tovar3B7548147148.9330.00 
Rich Rollins3B56289394.9310.00 
Ron Clark3B52175154.9320.00 
Frank Quilici3B40286439.9680.00 
Harmon Killebrew3B1171531.8800.00 
Graig Nettles3B55711.9230.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jackie HernandezSS791191972543.9270.00 
Ron ClarkSS43561061114.9360.00 
Rick RenickSS405091813.9460.00 
Cesar TovarSS35315959.9470.00 
Frank QuiliciSS681123.9050.00 
Rod CarewSS445021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ted UhlaenderOF129283341.9860.00 
Tony OlivaOF126227741.9830.00 
Bob AllisonOF117166460.9660.00 
Cesar TovarOF78138451.9660.00 
Jim HoltOF3834210.9730.00 
Frank KostroOF24302001.0000.00 
Graig NettlesOF1628210.9680.00 
Rich ReeseOF15220001.0000.00 
Pat KellyOF1020110.9550.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron PerranoskiP668741310.9441.76 
Al WorthingtonP547651110.9411.89 
Bob MillerP4572315021.0002.25 
Dean ChanceP43292155753.9352.22 
Jim MerrittP38238738021.0001.70 
Dave BoswellP34190171531.9141.52 
Jim PerryP32139102631.9232.33 
Jim KaatP30208103110.9761.77 
Jim RolandP286121411.9412.35 
Tom HallP8291410.8331.54 
Ron KellerP71622001.0002.25 
Danny MorrisP31002011.0001.76 
Buzz StephenP2111210.7502.43 
Cesar TovarP110000.0000.00 


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