Recent MLB Deaths:   Lou Lucier  -   George Shuba  -   Earl Smith  -   Frank Torre  -   Grant Dunlap  -   George Spencer  -   George Zuverink
 

1968 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  82-80   .506
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Bob Kennedy
General Manager:   Charlie Finley
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  837,466
Playoffs:  -

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Floyd Robinson (32)
Youngest Player:  George Lauzerique (20)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Bert Campaneris (6)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Nash (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Pete Broberg (#2)

Roster Continuity:  84.66%
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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttOAK PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1968-04-10@ BAL1L  1-30-1822,050Catfish HunterTom PhoebusTom PhoebusCatfish HunterEddie Watt13-2
1968-04-13@ WS22W  9-61-165,014Chuck DobsonPhil OrtegaChuck DobsonPhil OrtegaJack Aker1091
1968-04-14@ WS23L  1-81-287,276Jim NashBarry MooreDennis HigginsJim Nash 1117-6
1968-04-15@ NYA4W  6-32-238,579Blue Moon OdomMel StottlemyreBlue Moon OdomMel Stottlemyre 1720-3
1968-04-16@ NYA5W  4-33-2310,406Catfish HunterFritz PetersonEd SpragueDooley Womack 2123-2
1968-04-17vs BAL6L  1-43-3650,164 Lew KrausseDave McNallyDave McNallyLew Krausse 2227-5
1968-04-18vs BAL7W  4-34-345,304 Chuck DobsonJim HardinPaul LindbladGene Brabender 2630-4
1968-04-19vs WS28L  0-34-446,251 Jim NashJoe ColemanJoe ColemanJim Nash 2633-7
1968-04-20vs WS29L  1-44-5716,407 Blue Moon OdomFrank BertainaFrank BertainaBlue Moon OdomDave Baldwin2737-10
1968-04-21vs WS210L  0-24-6810,899 Catfish HunterCamilo PascualCamilo PascualCatfish HunterDarold Knowles2739-12
1968-04-22vs NYA11L  1-24-7811,714 Lew KrausseFritz PetersonFritz PetersonLew KrausseDooley Womack2841-13
1968-04-23vs NYA12L  3-64-889,381 Chuck DobsonAl DowningBill MonbouquetteChuck Dobson 3147-16
1968-04-24vs NYA13W  4-35-8810,750 Jim NashStan BahnsenJack AkerDooley Womack 3550-15
1968-04-26@ CAL14W  8-46-879,481Blue Moon OdomTom BurgmeierBlue Moon OdomTom BurgmeierJack Aker4354-11
1968-04-27@ CAL15W  6-37-8710,120Catfish HunterJack HamiltonCatfish HunterJack HamiltonJack Aker4957-8
1968-04-28@ CAL16L  3-47-9710,964Lew KrausseSammy EllisSammy EllisLew KrausseMinnie Rojas5261-9
1968-04-29@ DET17L  1-27-1079,125Chuck DobsonMickey LolichMickey LolichJack Aker 5363-10
1968-04-30@ DET18W  3-18-1078,791Jim NashEarl WilsonPaul LindbladEarl Wilson 5664-8
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttOAK PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1968-05-01@ CLE19L  1-38-1183,864Blue Moon OdomSam McDowellSam McDowellBlue Moon Odom 5767-10
1968-05-03@ BOS20W  7-29-11823,562Catfish HunterJerry StephensonCatfish HunterJerry Stephenson 6469-5
1968-05-04@ BOS21W  4-210-11621,967Lew KrausseDick EllsworthLew KrausseDick EllsworthEd Sprague6871-3
1968-05-05@ BOS22W  3-211-11429,460Chuck DobsonGary WaslewskiChuck DobsonGary Waslewski 7173-2
1968-05-06vs MIN23W  2-112-1138,023 Jim NashDean ChanceJim NashDean ChanceTony Pierce7374-1
1968-05-07vs MIN24L  1-212-1258,039 Blue Moon OdomJim PerryJim PerryBlue Moon OdomAl Worthington7476-2
1968-05-08vs MIN25W  4-013-1236,298 Catfish HunterDave BoswellCatfish HunterDave Boswell 78762
1968-05-09vs CHA26L  2-413-1354,062 Lew KrausseGary PetersGary PetersLew KrausseBob Locker80800
1968-05-10vs CHA27L  1-213-1457,688 Chuck DobsonTommy JohnBob LockerChuck DobsonWilbur Wood8182-1
1968-05-11vs CHA28L  0-113-15730,603 Jim NashJoe HorlenJoe HorlenJim NashBob Locker8183-2
1968-05-12vs CHA29W  6-214-15512,340 Tony PierceCisco CarlosTony PierceCisco CarlosJack Aker87852
1968-05-14@ MIN30W  13-815-15513,357Catfish HunterJim MerrittCatfish HunterJim MerrittJack Aker100937
1968-05-16@ MIN31L  3-415-1666,857Chuck DobsonDean ChanceAl WorthingtonChuck Dobson 103976
1968-05-17@ CHA32L  0-115-1768,407Jim NashJoe HorlenJoe HorlenJim Nash 103985
1968-05-18@ CHA33L  2-415-1863,752Lew KrausseGary PetersHoyt WilhelmLew KrausseWilbur Wood1051023
1968-05-19@ CHA34L  2-615-2080Catfish HunterTommy JohnTommy JohnCatfish Hunter 107108-1
1968-05-19@ CHA35L  3-715-20811,708Tony PierceCisco CarlosCisco CarlosTony PierceWilbur Wood110115-5
1968-05-21vs CLE36L  0-116-2180 Chuck DobsonSam McDowellSam McDowellChuck Dobson 110116-6
1968-05-21vs CLE37W  2-016-2188,342 Blue Moon OdomLuis TiantBlue Moon OdomLuis Tiant 112116-4
1968-05-22vs CLE38W  2-017-2184,246 Jim NashStan WilliamsJim NashStan Williams 114116-2
1968-05-24vs DET39W  2-218-2179,378 Catfish HunterEarl Wilson 116118-2
1968-05-25vs DET40L  1-218-22729,484 Lew KrausseDenny McLainDenny McLainLew Krausse 117120-3
1968-05-26vs DET41W  7-619-22814,587 Chuck DobsonJoe SparmaPaul LindbladJohn Hiller 124126-2
1968-05-27vs BOS42L  2-319-2386,875 Blue Moon OdomGary BellGary BellBlue Moon Odom 126129-3
1968-05-28vs BOS43W  3-120-2387,145 Jim NashGary WaslewskiJim NashGary Waslewski 129130-1
1968-05-29vs BOS44W  7-421-23614,328 Catfish HunterJose SantiagoCatfish HunterJose Santiago 1361342
1968-05-30vs BOS45W  6-222-23519,964 Lew KrausseDick EllsworthLew KrausseDick Ellsworth 1421366
1968-05-31vs CAL46L  0-322-2466,415 Chuck DobsonSammy EllisClyde WrightChuck Dobson 1421393
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttOAK PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1968-06-01vs CAL47W  4-023-2468,455 Blue Moon OdomGeorge BrunetBlue Moon OdomGeorge Brunet 1461397
1968-06-02vs CAL48W  5-224-24410,936 Jim NashJim McGlothlinJim NashJim McGlothlin 15114110
1968-06-04@ WS249L  2-424-2566,135Catfish HunterJoe ColemanJoe ColemanCatfish Hunter 1531458
1968-06-05@ WS250L  1-324-2663,797Lew KrausseCamilo PascualCamilo PascualDiego SeguiDarold Knowles1541486
1968-06-06@ WS251L  3-424-2764,065Chuck DobsonFrank BertainaFrank BertainaChuck DobsonDennis Higgins1571525
1968-06-07@ BAL52W  6-126-2760Blue Moon OdomTom PhoebusBlue Moon OdomTom Phoebus 16315310
1968-06-07@ BAL53W  6-026-27613,229Jim NashBruce HowardJim NashBruce Howard 16915316
1968-06-08@ BAL54L  1-826-28617,575Catfish HunterDave McNallyDave McNallyCatfish Hunter 1701619
1968-06-10@ CLE55L  2-726-2966,374Lew KrausseStan WilliamsStan WilliamsLew KrausseMike Paul1721684
1968-06-11@ CLE56W  2-027-2956,858Chuck DobsonSonny SiebertChuck DobsonSonny Siebert 1741686
1968-06-12@ CLE57W  7-028-2946,838Blue Moon OdomSteve HarganBlue Moon OdomSteve Hargan 18116813
1968-06-13@ CLE58W  1-029-2944,323Jim NashSam McDowellEd SpragueSam McDowell 18216814
1968-06-14vs NYA59L  4-529-30416,414 Catfish HunterSteve BarberDooley WomackEd Sprague 18617313
1968-06-15vs NYA60L  2-329-31626,345 Tony PierceMel StottlemyreMel StottlemyreTony Pierce 18817612
1968-06-16vs BAL61W  4-231-3150 Chuck DobsonJim HardinChuck DobsonPete Richert 19217814
1968-06-16vs BAL62W  6-431-31519,263 Lew KrausseDave LeonhardLew KrausseDave LeonhardCatfish Hunter19818216
1968-06-17vs BAL63W  3-232-3155,732 Blue Moon OdomGene BrabenderPaul LindbladMoe Drabowsky 20118417
1968-06-18vs BAL64L  2-332-3266,176 Jim NashTom PhoebusTom PhoebusJim NashPete Richert20318716
1968-06-19vs BAL65W  5-333-3265,811 Catfish HunterWally BunkerCatfish HunterRoger Nelson 20819018
1968-06-21vs WS266L  3-733-3367,513 Chuck DobsonCamilo PascualCamilo PascualChuck Dobson 21119714
1968-06-22vs WS267W  4-134-33517,745 Lew KrausseBarry MooreLew KrausseBarry Moore 21519817
1968-06-23vs WS268W  9-035-33410,214 Jim NashBruce HowardJim NashBruce Howard 22419826
1968-06-24@ CAL69W  3-236-33410,021Blue Moon OdomRickey ClarkBlue Moon OdomRickey ClarkEd Sprague22720027
1968-06-25@ CAL70L  6-736-34510,367Catfish HunterSammy EllisSammy EllisCatfish HunterJim McGlothlin23320726
1968-06-26@ CAL71W  3-037-34511,103Chuck DobsonGeorge BrunetChuck DobsonGeorge Brunet 23620729
1968-06-28@ NYA72W  3-238-34310,442Lew KrausseStan BahnsenLew KrausseStan BahnsenJack Aker23920930
1968-06-29@ NYA73W  5-239-3540Blue Moon OdomMel StottlemyreEd SpragueMel StottlemyrePaul Lindblad24421133
1968-06-29@ NYA74L  4-539-35421,434Jim NashFritz PetersonThad TillotsonDiego Segui 24821632
1968-06-30@ NYA75L  2-439-36514,877Catfish HunterSteve BarberSteve BarberJack AkerSteve Hamilton25022030
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttOAK PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1968-07-01@ BOS76L  0-339-37527,595Chuck DobsonDick EllsworthDick EllsworthChuck DobsonJuan Pizarro25022327
1968-07-02@ BOS77L  3-439-38521,492Lew KrausseGary BellSparky LylePaul Lindblad 25322726
1968-07-03@ BOS78L  3-439-39618,714Jim NashRay CulpSparky LyleKen Sanders 25623125
1968-07-04@ BOS79L  2-739-40614,332Blue Moon OdomJose SantiagoJuan PizarroBlue Moon Odom 25823820
1968-07-05@ DET80L  5-839-41624,434Catfish HunterMickey LolichMickey LolichCatfish HunterPat Dobson26324617
1968-07-06@ DET81W  4-140-41526,008Chuck DobsonEarl WilsonChuck DobsonEarl Wilson 26724720
1968-07-07@ DET82L  4-540-4350Lew KrausseDenny McLainDenny McLainEd Sprague 27125219
1968-07-07@ DET83L  6-740-43536,685Jim NashJoe SparmaJoe SparmaJim NashMickey Lolich27725918
1968-07-11vs CLE84W  4-341-4356,202 Chuck DobsonSonny SiebertChuck DobsonMike Paul 28126219
1968-07-12vs CLE85L  3-641-4458,177 Catfish HunterSam McDowellSam McDowellCatfish HunterVicente Romo28426816
1968-07-13vs CLE86W  4-342-44512,145 Lew KrausseSteve HarganLew KrausseVicente RomoJack Aker28827117
1968-07-14vs BOS87L  3-542-45524,016 Blue Moon OdomJuan PizarroJuan PizarroBlue Moon OdomGary Waslewski29127615
1968-07-15vs BOS88W  12-543-4557,713 Jim NashDick EllsworthDiego SeguiJim LonborgEd Sprague30328122
1968-07-16vs DET89L  0-443-46515,587 Chuck DobsonDenny McLainDenny McLainChuck Dobson 30328518
1968-07-17vs DET90W  3-244-46512,130 Catfish HunterJoe SparmaCatfish HunterJoe Sparma 30628719
1968-07-18vs DET91L  1-344-47511,856 Lew KrausseEarl WilsonEarl WilsonLew Krausse 30729017
1968-07-19@ MIN92W  4-245-47516,446Blue Moon OdomJim MerrittBlue Moon OdomJim MerrittDiego Segui31129219
1968-07-20@ MIN93W  2-146-47515,166Jim NashDean ChanceDiego SeguiRon PerranoskiJack Aker31329320
1968-07-21@ MIN94L  5-746-4950Chuck DobsonJim KaatJim KaatChuck DobsonAl Worthington31830018
1968-07-21@ MIN95L  0-1046-49522,302Paul LindbladJim PerryJim PerryPaul Lindblad 3183108
1968-07-22@ CHA96W  4-047-49530,818Catfish HunterJack FisherCatfish HunterJack Fisher 32231012
1968-07-24@ CHA97W  1-049-4950Jim NashTommy JohnJim NashTommy John 32331013
1968-07-24@ CHA98W  2-149-49513,089Blue Moon OdomJack FisherBlue Moon OdomHoyt Wilhelm 32531114
1968-07-26vs MIN99L  4-1049-50510,867 Chuck DobsonJim KaatJim KaatChuck DobsonRon Perranoski3293218
1968-07-27vs MIN100W  8-750-50512,731 Catfish HunterJim PerryLew KrausseRon Perranoski 3373289
1968-07-28vs MIN101W  4-351-50513,478 Jim NashJim MerrittJim NashJim MerrittPaul Lindblad34133110
1968-07-29vs CHA102L  2-751-5155,413 Blue Moon OdomTommy JohnWilbur WoodBlue Moon Odom 3433385
1968-07-30vs CHA103W  3-152-51511,161 Chuck DobsonJoe HorlenChuck DobsonJoe HorlenJack Aker3463397
1968-07-31vs CAL104W  4-154-5150 Catfish HunterBill HarrelsonCatfish HunterBill Harrelson 35034010
1968-07-31vs CAL105W  4-354-5158,443 Lew KrausseGeorge BrunetDiego SeguiMarty Pattin 35434311
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttOAK PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1968-08-02@ CLE106W  5-155-51511,865Jim NashStan WilliamsJim NashStan WilliamsLew Krausse35934415
1968-08-03@ CLE107L  1-455-5257,292Blue Moon OdomSam McDowellSam McDowellBlue Moon OdomVicente Romo36034812
1968-08-04@ CLE108W  5-056-5350Chuck DobsonSonny SiebertChuck DobsonSonny SiebertLew Krausse36534817
1968-08-04@ CLE109L  4-756-53516,186Catfish HunterSteve HarganSteve HarganCatfish HunterVicente Romo36935514
1968-08-07@ NYA110L  0-357-5450Jim NashMel StottlemyreMel StottlemyreJim Nash 36935811
1968-08-07@ NYA111W  4-357-54520,643Blue Moon OdomFritz PetersonLew KrausseSteve HamiltonEd Sprague37336112
1968-08-08@ NYA112W  6-458-54511,920Warren BogleSteve BarberJack AkerFred TalbotLew Krausse37936514
1968-08-09@ WS2113W  4-259-5550Catfish HunterBarry MooreJack AkerDennis Higgins 38336716
1968-08-09@ WS2114L  2-359-5555,985Chuck DobsonDick BosmanPhil OrtegaPaul Lindblad 38537015
1968-08-10@ WS2115W  4-160-5553,149Blue Moon OdomFrank BertainaBlue Moon OdomFrank BertainaJack Aker38937118
1968-08-11@ WS2116W  8-361-5556,268Jim NashJoe ColemanJim NashJoe Coleman 39737423
1968-08-12vs BAL117L  1-361-5655,057 Lew KrausseTom PhoebusPete RichertLew KrausseGene Brabender39837721
1968-08-13vs BAL118L  5-661-5754,799 Catfish HunterDave McNallyPete RichertCatfish HunterEddie Watt40338320
1968-08-14vs BAL119W  4-162-5758,101 Chuck DobsonDave LeonhardChuck DobsonDave LeonhardDiego Segui40738423
1968-08-15vs NYA120W  4-363-5759,197 Blue Moon OdomMel StottlemyreBlue Moon OdomMel StottlemyreLew Krausse41138724
1968-08-16vs NYA121L  1-263-58512,861 Jim NashAl DowningAl DowningJim NashLindy McDaniel41238923
1968-08-17vs NYA122L  1-363-59515,637 Catfish HunterFritz PetersonDooley WomackCatfish Hunter 41339221
1968-08-18vs NYA123L  5-763-60541,044 Chuck DobsonSteve BarberLindy McDanielLew Krausse 41839919
1968-08-19vs WS2124L  1-463-6152,817 Blue Moon OdomBarry MooreBob HumphreysBlue Moon Odom 41940316
1968-08-20vs WS2125L  5-764-6250 Jim NashFrank BertainaFrank BertainaJim NashDennis Higgins42441014
1968-08-20vs WS2126W  4-364-6255,529 Chuck DobsonJoe ColemanDiego SeguiBob Humphreys 42841315
1968-08-22vs CAL127W  2-165-6254,078 Catfish HunterDennis BennettCatfish HunterDennis Bennett 43041416
1968-08-23vs CAL128W  9-466-6255,689 Lew KrausseJim McGlothlinLew KrausseJim McGlothlinJack Aker43941821
1968-08-24vs CAL129W  9-567-6256,966 Blue Moon OdomSammy EllisBlue Moon OdomSammy EllisDiego Segui44842325
1968-08-25vs CAL130L  1-567-63511,398 Jim NashGeorge BrunetGeorge BrunetJim Nash 44942821
1968-08-26@ BAL131L  2-868-6450Chuck DobsonDave McNallyDave McNallyChuck Dobson 45143615
1968-08-26@ BAL132W  2-068-64512,922Catfish HunterGene BrabenderCatfish HunterGene BrabenderDiego Segui45343617
1968-08-27@ BAL133L  3-568-6650Lew KrausseDave LeonhardEddie WattJack Aker 45644115
1968-08-27@ BAL134L  2-768-66513,320Ed SpragueWally BunkerWally BunkerEd Sprague 45844810
1968-08-28@ BOS135W  5-369-66525,865Blue Moon OdomJuan PizarroDiego SeguiJuan Pizarro 46345112
1968-08-29@ BOS136L  2-1169-67519,101Jim NashDave MoreheadDick EllsworthJim Nash 4654623
1968-08-30@ CAL137L  3-569-6858,971Catfish HunterJim McGlothlinJim McGlothlinCatfish HunterAndy Messersmith4684671
1968-08-31@ CAL138W  2-070-6859,604Chuck DobsonDennis BennettChuck DobsonDennis Bennett 4704673
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttOAK PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1968-09-01@ CAL139W  5-271-6858,648Blue Moon OdomClyde WrightBlue Moon OdomClyde WrightDiego Segui4754696
1968-09-02vs DET140W  4-072-6950 Jim NashMickey LolichJim NashMickey Lolich 47946910
1968-09-02vs DET141L  3-472-69520,464 Lew KrausseJoe SparmaPat DobsonDiego Segui 4824739
1968-09-03vs DET142L  3-672-7055,955 Catfish HunterEarl WilsonPat DobsonEd Sprague 4854796
1968-09-04vs DET143L  2-472-7153,388 Chuck DobsonJohn HillerJohn HillerChuck DobsonPat Dobson4874834
1968-09-06vs CLE144W  7-073-7154,710 Blue Moon OdomStan WilliamsBlue Moon OdomStan Williams 49448311
1968-09-07vs CLE145W  2-074-7157,050 Jim NashSam McDowellJim NashSam McDowell 49648313
1968-09-08vs CLE146W  10-275-71513,381 Catfish HunterMike PaulCatfish HunterMike Paul 50648521
1968-09-09vs BOS147L  4-675-7263,997 Chuck DobsonDick EllsworthLee StangeDiego Segui 51049119
1968-09-10vs BOS148W  5-376-7264,588 Lew KrausseGary BellLew KrausseGary BellJack Aker51549421
1968-09-11vs BOS149W  3-277-7265,393 Blue Moon OdomJim LonborgJack AkerJim Lonborg 51849622
1968-09-13@ DET150L  0-377-73625,455Catfish HunterEarl WilsonEarl WilsonCatfish Hunter 51849919
1968-09-14@ DET151L  4-577-74633,688Chuck DobsonDenny McLainDenny McLainDiego Segui 52250418
1968-09-15@ DET152L  0-1377-75623,260Lew KrausseMickey LolichMickey LolichLew Krausse 5225175
1968-09-17@ CHA153L  1-278-7660Jim NashJoe HorlenJoe HorlenJim Nash 5235194
1968-09-17@ CHA154W  8-178-7666,424Blue Moon OdomJack FisherBlue Moon OdomJack Fisher 53152011
1968-09-20@ MIN155W  7-179-7661,710Catfish HunterBuzz StephenCatfish HunterBuzz Stephen 53852117
1968-09-21@ MIN156L  1-279-7767,997Chuck DobsonJim KaatJim KaatChuck DobsonJim Perry53952316
1968-09-22@ MIN157L  1-279-78611,340Blue Moon OdomCesar TovarTom HallBlue Moon OdomAl Worthington54052515
1968-09-23vs CHA158W  5-180-7862,724 Jim NashJack FisherJim NashJack Fisher 54552619
1968-09-24vs CHA159L  1-580-7962,998 Lew KrausseGary PetersHoyt WilhelmJack AkerBob Locker54653115
1968-09-25vs CHA160W  5-481-7962,872 Catfish HunterJerry NymanDiego SeguiWilbur Wood 55153516
1968-09-27vs MIN161W  8-482-7955,054 Chuck DobsonDave BoswellChuck DobsonDave BoswellDiego Segui55953920
1968-09-28vs MIN162W  7-183-79519,176 Blue Moon OdomDean ChanceBlue Moon OdomDean Chance 56654026
1968-09-29vs MIN163L  3-483-8068,884 Jim NashJim MerrittJim MerrittJim NashAl Worthington56954425


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

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

Please Support The Baseball Cube.