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1968 Cleveland Indians (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 86-75 .534
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 516-504 + 12
Manager(s): Alvin Dark
General Manager: Gabe Paul
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Ballpark: Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 857,994 13/20
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Robert Weaver (#6) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Lipon
Pitching Coach: Clay Bryant
Pitching Coach: Jack Sanford
Third Base Coach: George Strickland

#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 Cleveland Indians season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    10Max Alvis3B5-11187R-R301962Not draftedMLB--
    6Joe AzcueC6-0200R-R281960Not draftedMLB--
    37Steve BaileyP6-1194R-R261967Not draftedMLB--
    16Larry BrownSS-2B5-11165R-R281963Not draftedMLB--
    1Jose CardenalOF5-10150R-R241963UDFAMLB--
    25Vic DavalilloOF5-7155L-L311963UDFAMLB--
    32Eddie FisherP6-2200R-R311959UDFAMLB--
    13Vern Fuller2B6-1170R-R241964Not draftedMLB--
    38Rob GardnerP6-1176R-L231965UDFAMLB--
    44Tommy GramlyP6-3175R-R231968CLE: 1966-4-75MLB--
    20Jimmie HallOF6-0175L-R301963Not draftedMLB--
    34Steve HarganP6-3180R-R251965UDFAMLB--
    21Tommy HarperOF-3B5-10168R-R271962UDFAMLB--
    15Billy Harris2B-3B6-0175L-R241968CLE: 1966-27-531MLB--
    36Mike HedlundP6-1190R-R211965UDFAMLB--
    11Tony Horton1B6-3210R-R231964Not draftedMLB--
    22Lou JohnsonOF5-11175R-R331960Not draftedMLB--
    24Lou Klimchock3B-2B5-11180L-R281958Not draftedMLB--
    46Hal KurtzP6-3205R-R251968Not draftedMLB--
    24Eddie LeonSS-2B6-0175R-R211968CLE: 1967-2-35MLB--
    26Lee MayeOF6-2190L-R331959Not draftedMLB--
    48Sam McDowellP6-5218L-L251961UDFAMLB--
    25Russ NagelsonOF6-0205L-R231968CLE: 1966-14-272MLB--
    14Dave Nelson2B-3B5-10160R-R241968UDFAMLB--
    39Mike PaulP6-0183L-L231968CLE: 1967-20-389MLB--
    31Horacio PinaP6-2177R-R231968UDFAMLB--
    23Lou PiniellaOF6-2199R-R241964UDFAMLB--
    38Billy RohrP6-3170L-L221967Not draftedMLB--
    43Vicente RomoP6-1195R-R251968UDFAMLB--
    17Chico Salmon2B-SS5-10170R-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    28Richie ScheinblumOF6-1180B-R251965UDFAMLB--
    42Sonny SiebertP6-3198R-R311964UDFAMLB--
    9Duke SimsC6-2205L-R271964UDFAMLB--
    22Willie SmithOF-1B6-0190L-L291963Not draftedMLB--
    27Russ SnyderOF6-1190L-R341959Not draftedMLB--
    7Ken SuarezC5-9175R-R251966Not draftedMLB--
    40Darrell SutherlandP6-4169R-R261964Not draftedMLB--
    33Luis TiantP5-11190R-R271964UDFAMLB--
    29Jose VidalOF6-0190R-R281966Not draftedMLB--
    27Leon WagnerOF6-1195L-R341958Not draftedMLB--
    35Stan WilliamsP6-5230R-R311958Not draftedMLB--


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