Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.
 

1968 CHICAGO CUBS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   3rd in National League
Manager(s):  Leo Durocher
General Manager:   John Holland
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  1,043,409
Playoffs:  -

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bobby Tiefenauer (38)
Youngest Player:  Jimmy McMath (18)
Longest Tenure:  Ernie Banks (16)
Top Hitter:  Billy Williams (2)
Top Pitcher:  Fergie Jenkins (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Ralph Rickey (#15)

Roster Continuity:  76.67%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
St. Louis9765.599--
SF Giants8874.5439.0
Chi Cubs8478.51913.0
Cincinnati8379.51214.0
Atlanta8181.50016.0
Pittsburgh8082.49417.0
LA Dodgers7686.46921.0
Philadelphia7686.46921.0
NY Mets7389.45124.0
Houston7290.44425.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Don Kessinger+ss2425UDFA: 1964MLB16065563157147132993886211117.240.283.287570.263188707526522.7.274
18Glenn Beckert+2b1427UDFA: 1962MLB1556439818928443784312020546.294.326.369695.317237685473925.2.297
26Billy Williams+of230UDFA: 1956MLB1636429118530830984148532100713.288.336.500836.3743216994781226.9.274
10Ron Santo+3b1128UDFA: 1959MLB1625778614217326983496106371518.246.354.421775.354243682463905.3.258
9Randy Hundley+c4626UDFA: 1960MLB16055341125184765103969465519.226.280.311591.269172606457472.8.245
14Ernie Banks+1b-ss2837UDFA: 1953MLB150552711362703283202767549212.246.287.469756.344259595439835.1.229
20Adolfo Phillips+of3626-MLB143439491062051333974790520428.241.320.399719.317175497354574.3.275
41Lou Johnson+of5033-MLB6220514501431143162372206.244.289.356645.29373220164233.8.271
28Jim Hickman+of-1b-31UDFA: 1956MLB7518822426352311183812336.223.290.367657.29869213159203.4.250
21Al Spangler+of-34-MLB8817721489321801202412234.271.343.390733.33169203139265.1.299
25Willie Smith+of-1b-29-MLB5514213398252500123312111.275.333.465798.35966157106236.0.324
31Fergie Jenkins+p-24UDFA: 1963MLB40100416401100164100600.160.208.230438.206231129110.2.259
15Dick Nen+1b-28-MLB8194817112160061702120.181.225.277502.223261038051.8.195
17Jose Arcia+ss-2b-24-MLB5984151640180032400200.190.218.274492.22723897031.3.254
49Bill Hands+p-28UDFA: 1959MLB38822500000035000700.061.094.061155.07759284-9-3.0.156
30Ken Holtzman+p-221965-4-61MLB358041010050012600100.125.136.137273.126118271-4-1.4.185
48Joe Niekro+p72231966-7-84MLB34602600000042300901.100.156.100256.12867364-3-1.4.162
32Rich Nye+p-231968-22-502MLB27440800020001800111.182.178.182360.16184639-1-1.0.296
27Phil Regan+p-31-MLB6820331001000810300.150.190.200390.185424200-0.0.250
19Lee Elia+ss-30UDFA: 1958MLB1517130003000610000.176.222.176399.191318140-0.2.273
12John Boccabella+c-1b-27UDFA: 1963MLB714010001002200010.071.176.071248.134117140-0.6.077
24Jimmy McMath+of-181967-2-22MLB614020002000600000.143.143.143286.13021412-1-1.7.250
33Gary Ross+p-201967-1-7MLB1311110001000400000.091.091.091182.08311110-1-2.4.143
12Gene Oliver+c-1b-33-MLB811140001003200001.364.500.364864.405414826.9.444
37John Upham+p-26-MLB1310020000000300000.200.200.200400.18221080-0.1.286
6Randy Bobb+c-201967-1-2MLB78010000001200000.125.222.125347.1771970-0.2.167
25Ted Savage+of-32-MLB38020000010100000.250.250.250500.22728700.2.286
40Jack Lamabe+p-31-MLB425010000101300100.200.333.200533.26517501.8.500
36Bill Stoneman+p-241966-31-595MLB184000000000300000.000.000.0000.000044--.000
38Darcy Fast+p-211967-6-102MLB83000000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
8Bill Plummer+c-21UDFA: 1965MLB22000000000100000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
39Archie Reynolds+p-221966-38-703MLB72211000000100000.500.5001.0001500.673221124.61.000
24John Felske+c-1b-26UDFA: 1962MLB42000000000100000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
29Clarence Jones+of-1b-26-MLB52000000002100000.000.500.000500.34004204.4.000
22Vic Larose+ss-2b-23-MLB42000000000110000.000.333.000333.2390320-0.0.000
42Chuck Hartenstein+p-26-MLB282000000000000000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
6John Stephenson+c-27UDFA: 1963MLB22000000000000000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
40Pete Mikkelsen+p-28UDFA: 1958MLB310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002000.9081101--1.000
38,45Bobby Tiefenauer+p-38-MLB91000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
37Frank Reberger+p-24UDFA: 1966MLB30000000001000000.0001.000.0001000.6810100--.000
Totals: (40 players)1625458612131920343130576413041585436587437103.242.298.366664--1998602043836233.8.264

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
31Fergie Jenkins+224UDFA: 1963MLB20152.63404020300308.02559690266526063 11.047.450.761.907.600.25.2660.93
49Bill Hands+828UDFA: 1959MLB16102.89383411400258.22219183263614846 00.997.690.901.255.150.24.2501.64
30Ken Holtzman+44221965-4-61MLB11143.3534326311215.02018980177615196 01.298.410.713.186.320.50.2871.17
48Joe Niekro+40231966-7-84MLB14104.3234292142177.0204938518596533 01.4910.370.923.003.310.91.3041.14
32Rich Nye+57231968-22-502MLB7123.8027206131132.2145655616347411 11.359.841.092.315.020.46.2971.38
27Phil Regan+2431-MLB1052.20680006025127.010936319246032 01.057.720.641.704.250.40.2491.41
40Jack Lamabe+6531-MLB324.264200016161.16833297243041 11.509.981.033.524.400.80.3080.96
33Gary Ross+-201967-1-7MLB114.17135104041.04422191253140 01.689.660.225.496.800.81.3552.58
42Chuck Hartenstein+-26-MLB244.542800010135.24119183111721 01.4610.350.762.784.290.65.3142.95
36Bill Stoneman+-241966-31-595MLB015.52180003029.13519186141811 01.6710.741.844.305.520.78.3220.91
39Archie Reynolds+-221966-38-703MLB016.7571002013.114101017611 01.589.450.684.734.051.17.2830.71
38,45Bobby Tiefenauer+-38-MLB016.0890005113.12012922900 01.6513.501.351.356.080.22.3911.06
38Darcy Fast+-211967-6-102MLB015.4081002010.0866181000 01.607.200.907.209.000.80.2691.00
33Ramon Hernandez+-27UDFA: 1959MLB009.008000309.01411910311 01.5614.001.000.003.000.00.3612.00
37John Upham+-26-MLB000.002000107.020003211 00.712.570.003.862.571.50.0951.11
37Frank Reberger+-24UDFA: 1966MLB014.503100106.094312300 01.8313.501.503.004.500.67.3643.67
40Pete Mikkelsen+-28UDFA: 1958MLB007.713000104.274431500 01.7113.505.791.939.640.20.3331.25
25Willie Smith+-29-MLB000.001000102.200000210 00.000.000.000.006.750.00--5.00
47Jophery Brown+-231966-4-60MLB004.501000002.021101000 01.509.000.004.500.00--.2862.00
Totals: (40 players)84783.411621624612116321,454139961155113039289441--31.198.660.852.435.530.44.283 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Randy HundleyC16088581511.9950.00 
Randy BobbC7142001.0000.00 
John BoccabellaC4270001.0000.00 
John FelskeC35010.8330.00 
Gene OliverC1101001.0000.00 
Bill PlummerC120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ernie Banks1B1471379886118.9960.00 
Dick Nen1B5221911312.9870.00 
Willie Smith1B4161001.0000.00 
Gene Oliver1B2140001.0000.00 
Clarence Jones1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Glenn Beckert2B15535646119107.9770.00 
Jose Arcia2B102219021.0000.00 
Vic Larose2B211001.0000.00 
Lee Elia2B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron Santo3B1621303781533.9710.00 
Jose Arcia3B10000.0000.00 
Lee Elia3B111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don KessingerSS1592635733397.9620.00 
Jose ArciaSS781521.9200.00 
Lee EliaSS211001.0000.00 
Vic LaroseSS20410.8000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Billy WilliamsOF163261490.9670.00 
Adolfo PhillipsOF1413111173.9790.00 
Jim HickmanOF66115430.9750.00 
Lou JohnsonOF5797030.9700.00 
Al SpanglerOF4871221.9730.00 
Willie SmithOF38421001.0000.00 
Jose ArciaOF17190001.0000.00 
Jimmy McMathOF360001.0000.00 
Ted SavageOF230001.0000.00 
John UphamOF20000.0000.00 
John BoccabellaOF10000.0000.00 
Gene OliverOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Phil ReganP6812792321.9412.27 
Jack LamabeP426138011.0001.62 
Fergie JenkinsP403081441051.0001.61 
Bill HandsP38258213910.9842.09 
Ken HoltzmanP3421524213.9781.84 
Joe NiekroP34177933021.0002.14 
Chuck HartensteinP28354521.8182.30 
Rich NyeP2713262222.9331.91 
Bill StonemanP18292410.8571.86 
Gary RossP134127001.0001.98 
Bobby TiefenauerP91311001.0001.37 
Darcy FastP81011001.0001.80 
Ramon HernandezP890310.7503.00 
Archie ReynoldsP71310001.0000.69 
Pete MikkelsenP3401001.0002.14 
Frank RebergerP3602001.0003.00 
John UphamP2703001.0003.86 
Jophery BrownP1211001.0009.00 
Willie SmithP1221001.00012.27 


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

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

Please Support The Baseball Cube.