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1968 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 84-78 .519
Rank: 3rd in National League
Run Differential: 612-611 + 1
Roster Continuity 76.67% 9/20
Manager(s): Leo Durocher
General Manager: John Holland
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,043,409 10/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Ralph Rickey (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Rube Walker
First Base Coach: Joey Amalfitano
Hitting Coach: Ernie Banks
Pitching Coach: Joe Becker
Third Base Coach: Pete Reiser

#1 Draft Picks

National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9765.599--
8874.5439.0
8478.51913.0
8379.51214.0
8181.50016.0
8082.49417.0
7686.46921.0
7686.46921.0
7389.45124.0
7290.44425.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
11Don KessingerSS25   65563157
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7
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32993886211117.240.283.287570.047.105.2742.26655.0188707
18Glenn Beckert2B27   64398189
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4
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4
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3784312020546.294.326.369695.075.129.2970.65160.8237685
26Billy WilliamsOF30   64291185
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8
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30
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984148532100713.288.336.500836.212.291.2741.1021.4321699
10Ron Santo3B28   57786142
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3
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26
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983496106371518.246.354.421775.175.340.2581.1022.2243682
9Randy HundleyC26   55341125
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4
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7
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65103969465519.226.280.311591.085.157.2451.7779.0172606
14Ernie Banks1B37   55271136
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032
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83202767549212.246.287.469756.223.275.2292.4817.3259595
20Adolfo PhillipsOF26   43949106
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5
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33974790520428.241.320.399719.157.269.2751.9133.8175497
41Lou JohnsonOF33   2051450
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3
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143162372206.244.289.356645.112.151.2713.83205.073220
28Jim HickmanOF31   1882242
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2311183812336.223.290.367657.144.239.2502.1137.669213
21Al SpanglerOF34   1772148
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1801202412234.271.343.390733.119.226.2991.2088.569203
25Willie SmithOF29   1421339
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2500123312111.275.333.465798.190.275.3242.7528.466157
31Fergie JenkinsP24   100416
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100164100600.160.208.230438.070.120.2596.83100.023112
15Dick Nen1B28   94817
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160061702120.181.225.277502.096.160.1952.8347.026103
17Jose ArciaOF-2B24   841516
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80032400200.190.218.274492.083.119.2548.0084.02389
49Bill HandsP28   8225
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00000035000700.061.094.061155.000.037.15616.67--592
30Ken HoltzmanP22   80410
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0050012600100.125.136.138274.013.025.18526.00--1182
48Joe NiekroP23   6026
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00000042300901.100.156.100256.000.067.1625.75--673
32Rich NyeP23   4408
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00020001800111.182.178.182360.000.000.296----846
27Phil ReganP31   2033
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001000810300.150.190.200390.050.050.250----424
19Lee EliaSS30   1713
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0003000610000.176.222.176398.000.000.273----318
12John BoccabellaC27   1401
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0001002200010.071.176.071247.000.143.0771.00--117
24Jimmy McMathOF18   1402
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0002000600000.143.143.143286.000.000.250----214
12Gene Oliver1B33   1114
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0001003200001.364.500.364864.000.273.4440.67--414
33Gary RossP20   1111
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0001000400000.091.091.091182.000.000.143----111
37John UphamP-OF26   1002
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0000000300000.200.200.200400.000.000.286----210
6Randy BobbC20   801
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0000001200000.125.222.125347.000.125.1672.00--19
25Ted SavageOF32   802
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0000010100000.250.250.250500.000-.125.286----28
40Jack LamabeP31   501
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0000101300100.200.333.200533.000.400.5003.00--17
36Bill StonemanP24   4000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
38Darcy FastP21   3000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
24John FelskeC26   2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
42Chuck HartensteinP26   2000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
29Clarence Jones1B26   2000000002100000.000.500.000500.0001.000.0000.50--04
22Vic LaroseSS-2B23   2000000000110000.000.333.000333.000.000.000----03
8Bill PlummerC21   2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
39Archie ReynoldsP22   221
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000000100000.500.5001.0001500.500.5001.000----22
6John Stephenson27   2000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
40Pete MikkelsenP28   101
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00000000000001.0001.0001.0002000.000.0001.000----11
38,45Bobby TiefenauerP38   1000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
37Frank RebergerP24   0000000001000000-1.000-1000---0.00--01
Batting Totals19625458612131920343130576413041585436587437103.242.293.366659.124.202.2642.0642.019985984
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
31Fergie Jenkins24   20152.63404020300308.0255969026652606131.047.450.761.907.604.00
49Bill Hands28   16102.88383411400258.2221918326361484060.997.680.901.255.144.11
30Ken Holtzman22   11143.3534326311215.0201898017761519061.298.410.713.186.321.99
48Joe Niekro23   14104.3234292142177.020493851859653031.4910.370.923.003.311.10
32Rich Nye23   7123.7927206131132.214565561634741111.359.811.082.305.012.18
27Phil Regan31   1052.20680006025127.01093631924603021.057.720.641.704.252.50
40Jack Lamabe31   324.284200016161.1683329724304111.5110.031.033.544.431.25
33Gary Ross20   114.17135104041.0442219125314001.689.660.225.496.801.24
42Chuck Hartenstein26   244.502800010135.2411918311172011.4410.250.752.754.251.55
36Bill Stoneman24   015.59180003029.1351918614181011.6910.861.864.345.591.29
38,45Bobby Tiefenauer38   016.2390005113.1201292290001.6913.851.381.386.234.50
39Archie Reynolds22   016.9271002013.11410101761011.629.690.694.854.150.86
38Darcy Fast21   015.4081002010.086618100001.607.200.907.209.001.25
33Ramon Hernandez27   009.008000309.0141191031011.5614.001.000.003.00--
37John Upham26   000.002000107.02000321010.712.570.003.862.570.67
37Frank Reberger24   014.503100106.09431230001.8313.501.503.004.501.50
40Pete Mikkelsen28   007.203000104.27443150001.6012.605.401.809.005.00
25Willie Smith29   000.001000102.20000021000.000.000.000.006.00--
47Jophery Brown23   004.501000002.02110100001.509.000.004.500.000.00
Batting Totals84783.4138416346121173214541399611551138392894413271.238.660.852.435.532.28
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


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