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1968 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  91-71   .562
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Hank Bauer, Earl Weaver
General Manager:   Harry Dalton
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  943,977
Playoffs: Season in progress

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Fred Valentine (33)
Youngest Player:  Mike Adamson (20)
Longest Tenure:  Brooks Robinson (14)
Top Hitter:  Brooks Robinson (10)
Top Pitcher:  Dave McNally (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Junior Kennedy (#10)

Roster Continuity:  68.95%
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
5Brooks Robinson3b1031UDFA: 1955MLB1626086515436617751144554113812.253.304.4160253667478895.0.252
26Boog Powell1b-of1526UDFA: 1959MLB1545506013721122857173973123512.249.338.4110226634434825.1.264
15Davey Johnson2b7225UDFA: 1962MLB14550450122244956734480553318.242.308.3590181559409573.7.270
7Mark Belangerss3324UDFA: 1962MLB14547240981302211014011442969.208.272.2480117531399261.7.265
3Curt Blefaryof-1b2724UDFA: 1962MLB1374515090811539636566411784.200.301.3220145535383493.5.198
9Don Bufordof-2b3931UDFA: 1960MLB1304266512013415462712574645161.282.367.4370186494326806.6.283
20Frank Robinsonof1632UDFA: 1953MLB13042169113271155211273841240215.268.390.4440187508327796.6.302
6Paul Blairof7624UDFA: 1962MLB141421488922173842376024524.211.277.3180134467345413.2.230
21Curt Mottonof-27UDFA: 1962MLB8321727437082513314310237.198.298.341074254189213.1.207
8Andy Etchebarrenc-25UDFA: 1961MLB74189204411252000194634214.233.311.392074214152234.2.281
10Ellie Hendricksc-27UDFA: 1959MLB7918319378172300195112014.202.279.372068204151183.2.238
12Dave Mayof-24UDFA: 1962MLB841521529630733192713004.191.285.270041172130112.2.232
16Fred Valentineof-33-MLB479191732250072010001.187.253.330030997572.7.217
34Larry Haneyc-25UDFA: 1961MLB388952131150001900002.236.236.326029897062.1.290
19Dave McNallyp6625UDFA: 1961MLB35861011103100094600810.128.208.2440211048400.1.211
36Tom Phoebusp7726UDFA: 1960MLB368231520180032300703.183.212.244020927710.4.241
44Jim Hardinp5324UDFA: 1962MLB358247110300034001100.085.085.1220109386-6-1.8.146
14,47Merv Rettenmundof-25UDFA: 1964MLB31641019502711182010110.297.452.4690308548158.6.395
32Gene Brabenderp-26-MLB37352310140012300311.086.108.200074037-2-1.8.167
40Dave Leonhardp-27UDFA: 1963MLB30311400020011300600.129.156.129043833-1-1.2.222
27Wally Bunkerp-23-MLB18181200000021000200.111.200.111022218-1-1.4.250
1,59Chico Fernandezss-2b-29-MLB2418020000001200000.111.158.1110219160-0.7.125
30Mike Fiore1b-23UDFA: 1978MLB617210000004410000.059.273.05901221600.2.077
35Roger Nelsonp-241968-6-130MLB19160100000021000401.062.167.062012220-2-2.2.167
24Pete Richertp-28UDFA: 1958MLB3610221000000700100.200.200.3000311900.1.667
2Bobby Floydss-2b-24UDFA: 1981MLB59011001000300010.111.100.222021090-0.2.143
39Eddie Wattp-27UDFA: 1962MLB598000000000410000.000.111.0000098-1-3.1.000
16Bruce Howardp-25-MLB107121012001100200.286.375.8571000610739.9.200
25Moe Drabowskyp-32-MLB457120000000200000.286.286.286027502.2.400
37John Morrisp-26-MLB196000000000500000.000.000.0000066--.000
17Mike Adamsonp-201967-1-1MLB23010000000200000.333.333.333013201.81.000
28John O'Donoghuep-28-MLB162000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
Totals: (32 players)16252755791187215281335347832570101948638049102.225.304.3526561857602243515903.7.253

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
19Dave McNally225UDFA: 1961MLB22101.95353518500273.017567592455202510.845.770.791.816.660.27.2050.96
44Jim Hardin724UDFA: 1962MLB18132.51353516200244.018879682070160911.066.930.742.585.900.44.2380.95
36Tom Phoebus1126UDFA: 1960MLB15152.6236369300240.21868170101051931031.216.960.373.937.220.54.2621.38
40Dave Leonhard-27UDFA: 1963MLB773.1328185251126.1954644105761231.206.770.714.064.350.93.2311.04
32Gene Brabender-26-MLB673.3137153283125.0116524694892521.318.350.653.466.620.52.2921.28
39Eddie Watt2927UDFA: 1962MLB552.2759000391183.163322113572401.186.800.113.787.780.49.2711.12
35Roger Nelson-241968-6-130MLB432.41196005171.049211932670601.066.210.383.308.870.37.2530.84
27Wally Bunker-23-MLB202.411810211071.059251941444201.037.480.511.775.580.32.2570.77
24Pete Richert6228UDFA: 1958MLB633.473600017662.151252471247011.017.361.011.736.790.26.2540.76
25Moe Drabowsky5132-MLB441.914500026761.135171332546700.985.140.443.676.750.54.1980.89
37John Morris-26-MLB202.56190002031.21911941722201.145.401.144.836.250.77.1792.43
16Bruce Howard-25-MLB023.77105001031.030161322619101.818.710.587.555.521.37.3081.62
28John O'Donoghue-28-MLB006.14160004222.03415152711001.8613.910.822.864.500.64.4101.48
17Mike Adamson-201967-1-1MLB029.392200007.2998244011.7010.572.354.704.701.00.2691.71
50Fred Beene-25UDFA: 1964MLB009.001000101.0211011003.0018.000.009.009.001.00.6671.00
Totals: (32 players)91712.661621625315109311,4511111497429133502104453121.216.890.633.116.470.48.241 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Andy EtchebarrenC704142913.9980.00 
Ellie HendricksC533032133.9910.00 
Curt BlefaryC402152241.9830.00 
Larry HaneyC321491813.9940.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Boog Powell1B14912937914102.9900.00 
Curt Blefary1B1278419.9880.00 
Mike Fiore1B530327.9430.00 
Frank Robinson1B3200001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Davey Johnson2B1272603301367.9780.00 
Don Buford2B58109107822.9640.00 
Chico Fernandez2B412001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Brooks Robinson3B1621683531631.9700.00 
Don Buford3B20000.0000.00 
Paul Blair3B11111.6670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mark BelangerSS1452484442273.9690.00 
Davey JohnsonSS34344027.9740.00 
Chico FernandezSS75712.9230.00 
Bobby FloydSS4610031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Paul BlairOF1322711022.9930.00 
Frank RobinsonOF117173570.9620.00 
Curt BlefaryOF92144961.9620.00 
Don BufordOF651304001.0000.00 
Dave MayOF6162110.9840.00 
Curt MottonOF5491210.9890.00 
Fred ValentineOF2633211.9720.00 
Merv RettenmundOF23291001.0000.00 
Mike FioreOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie WattP598311411.9371.62 
Moe DrabowskyP45612821.8331.47 
Gene BrabenderP3712561531.8751.51 
Tom PhoebusP36240202912.9801.84 
Pete RichertP366241211.9412.32 
Jim HardinP35244193212.9811.88 
Dave McNallyP3527362811.9711.12 
Dave LeonhardP28126102621.9472.57 
John MorrisP193115001.0001.73 
Roger NelsonP197138001.0001.39 
Wally BunkerP18715910.9331.77 
John O'DonoghueP162205001.0002.05 
Bruce HowardP103125011.0002.03 
Mike AdamsonP270000.0000.00 
Fred BeeneP110000.0000.00 


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