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1968 NEW YORK YANKEES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  83-79   .512
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Ralph Houk
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,185,666
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mickey Mantle (36)
Youngest Player:  John Cumberland (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mickey Mantle (18)
Top Hitter:  Roy White (8)
Top Pitcher:  Mel Stottlemyre (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Thurman Munson (#4)

Roster Continuity:  85.68%
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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
20Horace Clarke2b4028UDFA: 1958MLB1485795213361226207234600328.230.258.2540147607466362.1.246
21,48Roy Whiteof824UDFA: 1962MLB15957789154207176220117350363410.267.350.4140239660451965.7.267
15Tom Treshof-ss3530-MLB15250760991831152105769748128.195.304.3080156590424503.2.219
28Andy Koscoof7826UDFA: 1959MLB131466471121911559221671323411.240.268.3820178492374483.5.253
14Bobby Cox3b7527UDFA: 1959MLB1354373310015174132418557349.229.300.3160138490355403.1.266
7Mickey Mantleof2236-MLB144435571031411854621069717149.237.385.3980173547348755.8.262
41Jake Gibbsc6529-MLB124423319012332998276865408.213.270.2770117460353272.1.247
25Joe Pepitone1b-of6727UDFA: 1958MLB108380419393155682374519037.245.311.4030153421299534.7.241
11Bill Robinsonof5925UDFA: 1961MLB1073423482167640762654234411.240.294.3800130378285393.7.266
10Dick Howserss-32-MLB851502423210301351720304.153.321.180027190135112.1.173
38Frank Fernandezc-25-MLB5113515236173010355002003.170.341.385052170115184.2.205
17Gene Michaelss-30UDFA: 1959MLB6111682330183222310002.198.218.2500291199731.0.239
30Mel Stottlemyrep-26UDFA: 1961MLB369141330050183300313.143.210.17601610386-2-0.5.220
29Rocky Colavitoof-34-MLB399113202251300141710001.220.330.45104110672155.7.217
26Mike Ferraro3b-23UDFA: 1962MLB238751401010021701003.161.180.1840168976-1-0.4.200
45Stan Bahnsenp58231965-4-68MLB378144000300649001010.049.114.049049888-9-2.7.121
6Charley Smith3b-30-MLB467021641170051802202.229.280.357025775862.9.294
19Fritz Petersonp-26UDFA: 1963MLB36632511040012410510.079.106.127087164-4-1.5.125
9Steve Whitakerof-25-MLB28603720030181800000.117.221.1500968540-0.1.167
12Ruben Amaross-1b-32-MLB4741351000009600000.122.280.14606503621.4.143
18Steve Barberp-30UDFA: 1957MLB20391200000062300200.051.178.051024739-3-2.2.125
40Bill Monbouquettep-31-MLB1726231002002600200.115.179.1540430250-0.1.150
52Joe Verbanicp-25-MLB4025120000001500300.080.115.080022926-1-1.4.100
23Ellie Rodriguezc-22UDFA: 1964MLB924150001003300000.208.296.20805271922.2.238
24Al Downingp-27UDFA: 1961MLB15171300010011000001.176.222.176031815-1-1.6.429
22Fred Talbotp-27-MLB2917220011001700200.118.167.29405201700.4.111
40Lindy McDanielp-32UDFA: 1958MLB24131000000001000200.000.000.000001515--.000
56Jim Boutonp-29-MLB127000000001400000.000.125.0000087-1-3.2.000
58Dooley Womackp-28-MLB455010000100100000.200.200.200015401.2.250
39Steve Hamiltonp-32-MLB403000000001100000.000.250.00000430-0.9.000
54Thad Tillotsonp-27-MLB71000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
51Tony Solaita1b-21-MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
51John Wyattp-33-MLB71000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (33 players)1625310536113715434109501905056695830525630100.214.292.3186101686599244094943.241

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
30Mel Stottlemyre626UDFA: 1961MLB21122.45363619600278.224386762165140311.117.850.682.104.520.46.2531.95
45Stan Bahnsen10231965-4-68MLB17122.05373410130267.121672611468162411.067.270.472.295.450.42.2520.92
19Fritz Peterson2026UDFA: 1963MLB12112.6336276230212.118772621329115211.027.930.551.234.870.25.2691.37
18Steve Barber-30UDFA: 1957MLB653.2320193100128.1127634676487511.498.910.494.496.100.74.2991.34
22Fred Talbot-27-MLB193.362911107099.089473764267301.328.090.553.826.090.63.2800.95
52Joe Verbanic-25-MLB673.1540112116497.0104363464140101.499.650.563.803.711.03.3061.39
40Bill Monbouquette-31-MLB574.431711202089.192474471332001.189.270.711.313.220.41.2741.15
58Dooley Womack4628-MLB373.214500036261.253232262927401.337.740.884.233.941.07.2551.74
24Al Downing-27UDFA: 1961MLB333.521512101061.154242472040111.217.921.032.935.870.50.2601.29
40Lindy McDaniel5632UDFA: 1958MLB411.7524000191051.130101051243000.825.260.882.107.540.28.1881.62
39Steve Hamilton4932-MLB222.1340000241150.237131201342100.996.570.002.317.460.31.2780.98
56Jim Bouton-29-MLB113.68123101044.04920185924201.3210.021.021.844.910.38.3101.54
54Thad Tillotson-27-MLB104.3570003010.11165071001.749.580.006.100.877.00.2891.31
51John Wyatt-33-MLB022.167000208.1732196101.927.561.089.726.481.50--2.33
17Gene Michael-30UDFA: 1959MLB000.001000103.0550003001.6715.000.000.009.000.00.4550.75
29Rocky Colavito-34-MLB100.001000002.2100021001.123.370.006.753.372.00.1250.40
56John Cumberland-21UDFA: 1967MLB009.001000102.0342111002.0013.504.504.504.501.00.2864.00
Totals: (33 players)83792.791621624511117271,46713085314551094248312751.168.020.612.605.100.51.268 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jake GibbsC1216425567.9910.00 
Frank FernandezC452402732.9890.00 
Ellie RodriguezC9413001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mickey Mantle1B1311195761591.9880.00 
Andy Kosco1B2824315218.9920.00 
Ruben Amaro1B22383031.0000.00 
Joe Pepitone1B1212840101.0000.00 
Tony Solaita1B150011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Horace Clarke2B1393574441380.9840.00 
Dick Howser2B2958103319.9820.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bobby Cox3B132982791722.9570.00 
Mike Ferraro3B22166123.9750.00 
Charley Smith3B13193023.9610.00 
Dick Howser3B222001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tom TreshSS1191994093170.9510.00 
Gene MichaelSS43671031115.9390.00 
Ruben AmaroSS23163428.9620.00 
Dick HowserSS111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy WhiteOF1542831414.9970.00 
Bill RobinsonOF98195331.9850.00 
Andy KoscoOF95160970.9600.00 
Joe PepitoneOF92190441.9800.00 
Rocky ColavitoOF2827120.9330.00 
Tom TreshOF2745110.9790.00 
Steve WhitakerOF1420220.9170.00 
Frank FernandezOF451001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dooley WomackP4561619011.0003.68 
Steve HamiltonP405029011.0001.97 
Joe VerbanicP409762134.9002.51 
Stan BahnsenP37267153231.9401.58 
Fritz PetersonP3621265626.9692.63 
Mel StottlemyreP362782054001.0002.39 
Fred TalbotP2999816021.0002.18 
Lindy McDanielP24511014001.0004.23 
Steve BarberP2012822441.8671.83 
Bill MonbouquetteP17891017011.0002.73 
Al DowningP156129001.0001.62 
Jim BoutonP1244711011.0003.68 
Thad TillotsonP71004001.0003.56 
John WyattP7820001.0002.22 
Rocky ColavitoP120000.0000.00 
John CumberlandP1212001.00013.50 
Gene MichaelP1310001.0003.00 


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