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1968 New York Yankees (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 536-531 + 5
Manager(s): Ralph Houk
General Manager: Lee MacPhail
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,185,666 7/20
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Thurman Munson (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Whitey Ford
Bullpen Coach: Jim Hegan
Pitching Coach: Jim Turner
Third Base Coach: Frankie Crosetti

#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
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1968 New York Yankees season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    12Ruben AmaroSS-1B5-11170R-R321958Not draftedMLB--
    45Stan BahnsenP6-2203R-R231966NYA: 1965-4-68MLB--
    18Steve BarberP6-0200L-L301960UDFAMLB--
    56Jim BoutonP6-0185R-R291962Not draftedMLB--
    20Horace Clarke2B5-9178B-R281965UDFAMLB--
    29Rocky ColavitoOF6-3190R-R341955Not draftedMLB--
    14Bobby Cox3B6-0185R-R271968UDFAMLB--
    56John CumberlandP6-0190R-L211968UDFAMLB--
    24Al DowningP5-11177R-L271961UDFAMLB--
    38Frank FernandezC6-1192R-R251967Not draftedMLB--
    26Mike Ferraro3B5-11175R-R231966UDFAMLB--
    41Jake GibbsC6-0185L-R291962Not draftedMLB--
    39Steve HamiltonP6-7195L-L321961Not draftedMLB--
    10Dick HowserSS5-8155R-R321961Not draftedMLB--
    28Andy KoscoOF6-3207R-R261965UDFAMLB--
    7Mickey MantleOF5-11198B-R361951Not draftedMLB--
    40Lindy McDanielP6-3195R-R321955UDFAMLB--
    17Gene MichaelSS6-2183B-R301966UDFAMLB--
    40Bill MonbouquetteP5-11195R-R311958Not draftedMLB--
    25Joe Pepitone1B-OF6-2200L-L271962UDFAMLB--
    19Fritz PetersonP6-0200B-L261966UDFAMLB--
    11Bill RobinsonOF6-3205R-R251966UDFAMLB--
    23Ellie RodriguezC5-11185R-R221968UDFAMLB--
    6Charley Smith3B6-0177R-R301960Not draftedMLB--
    51Tony Solaita1B6-0215L-L211968Not draftedMLB--
    30Mel StottlemyreP6-2190R-R261964UDFAMLB--
    22Fred TalbotP6-2195R-R271963Not draftedMLB--
    54Thad TillotsonP6-2195R-R271967Not draftedMLB--
    15Tom TreshOF-SS6-0191B-R301961Not draftedMLB--
    52Joe VerbanicP6-0155R-R251966Not draftedMLB--
    9Steve WhitakerOF6-1187L-R251966Not draftedMLB--
    21,48Roy WhiteOF5-10172B-R241965UDFAMLB--
    58Dooley WomackP6-0170L-R281966Not draftedMLB--
    51John WyattP5-11200R-R331961Not draftedMLB--


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