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1968 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  103-59   .636
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Mayo Smith
General Manager:   Jim Campbell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  2,031,847
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Cardinals)

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Roy Face (40)
Youngest Player:  Les Cain (20)
Longest Tenure:  Al Kaline (16)
Top Hitter:  Willie Horton (3)
Top Pitcher:  Denny McLain (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Robert Robinson (#18)

Roster Continuity:  78.52%
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


PITCHING STATISTICS
DatePitcherHandAgeGame ResultOppGS#CareerDecIPHRERHRBBSOPitBalStrStr%W-LERAWHIP
1968-04-10Earl WilsonR34L 3-7vs BOS1218L5.0855024000--0-19.002.00
1968-04-11Denny McLainR24W 4-3vs BOS1124-7.0633236000--0-03.861.29
1968-04-13Joe SparmaR26W 5-2vs CHA190-4.1521032000--0-02.252.00
1968-04-14Mickey LolichL28W 5-4vs CHA1152-5.0944201000--0-07.201.80
1968-04-16Earl WilsonR34W 9-2@ BOS2219W9.0422158000--1-14.501.36
1968-04-17Denny McLainR24W 4-3vs CLE2125-7.0622029000--0-03.211.21
1968-04-18Joe SparmaR26W 5-0vs CLE291W9.0700014000--1-00.691.23
1968-04-20Mickey LolichL28W 4-1@ CHA2153-7.0500011000--0-03.001.25
1968-04-21Earl WilsonR34W 4-1@ CHA3220W9.0511114000--2-13.131.09
1968-04-21Denny McLainR24W 4-2@ CHA3126W9.0722118000--1-02.741.09
1968-04-24Joe SparmaR26L 0-2@ CLE392L8.0721033000--1-10.861.24
1968-04-26Earl WilsonR34L 0-5@ NYA4221L7.0755158000--2-23.901.23
1968-04-27Denny McLainR24W 7-0@ NYA4127W9.0500026000--2-01.971.00
1968-04-28Joe SparmaR26L 1-2@ NYA493L7.2422041000--1-21.241.17
1968-04-28Les CainL20W 3-2@ NYA11-7.0611142000--0-01.291.43
1968-04-29Mickey LolichL28W 2-1vs OAK3154W9.0411033000--1-02.141.05
1968-04-30Earl WilsonR34L 1-3vs OAK5222L9.0633137000--2-33.691.18
1968-05-01Denny McLainR24W 3-2vs MIN5128W9.0622209000--3-01.980.93
1968-05-02Joe SparmaR26L 2-3vs MIN594-5.0422024000--1-21.591.18
1968-05-03Mickey LolichL28L 5-6vs CAL4155L5.1654026000--1-13.121.15
1968-05-04Earl WilsonR34L 2-7vs CAL6223L2.1533132000--2-44.171.32
1968-05-05Denny McLainR24W 5-2vs CAL6129W9.0722017000--4-01.980.92
1968-05-06Joe SparmaR26L 0-4@ BAL695L5.0733013000--1-32.081.23
1968-05-07Mickey LolichL28W 2-1@ BAL5156W8.0300026000--2-12.381.03
1968-05-08Earl WilsonR34W 3-1@ BAL7224W8.0710014000--3-43.491.27
1968-05-10Denny McLainR24W 12-1@ WS27130W9.0711107000--5-01.830.90
1968-05-11Joe SparmaR26W 12-2@ WS2796W9.0422036000--2-32.061.15
1968-05-12Mickey LolichL28L 3-6@ WS26157-5.1622213000--2-12.481.05
1968-05-14Earl WilsonR34W 4-0vs BAL8225W9.0400025000--4-42.951.17
1968-05-15Denny McLainR24L 8-10vs BAL8131L2.0444210000--5-12.360.95
1968-05-17Joe SparmaR26W 7-3vs WS2897W9.0333225000--3-32.211.05
1968-05-18Mickey LolichL28L 4-8vs WS27158L4.2955205000--2-23.271.16
1968-05-19Earl WilsonR34W 5-4vs WS29226-7.1822026000--4-42.861.18
1968-05-19Les CainL20W 7-0vs WS222W6.2600068000--1-00.471.47
1968-05-20Denny McLainR24W 4-3@ MIN9132W10.0733107000--6-12.410.92
1968-05-21Joe SparmaR26L 1-3@ MIN998L8.0833037000--3-42.351.09
1968-05-22Mickey LolichL28L 3-4@ MIN8159-7.0633125000--2-23.351.16
1968-05-24Earl WilsonR34L 2-2@ OAK10227-5.0522002000--4-42.921.17
1968-05-25Denny McLainR24W 2-1@ OAK10133W9.0610018000--7-12.140.90
1968-05-26Joe SparmaR26L 6-7@ OAK1099-4.0966011000--3-43.001.17
1968-05-27Mickey LolichL28L 6-7@ CAL9160-4.21055006000--2-23.861.23
1968-05-28Les CainL20W 4-1@ CAL33-2.1311041000--1-00.821.59
1968-05-29Denny McLainR24W 3-0@ CAL11134W9.04000113000--8-11.920.87
1968-05-30Joe SparmaR26W 7-3@ CAL11100W7.1733133000--4-43.081.20
1968-05-31Mickey LolichL28W 1-0vs NYA10161W9.0400048000--3-23.321.18
1968-06-01Les CainL20W 5-4vs NYA44-0.1544000000--1-02.451.82
1968-06-02John HillerL25W 8-1vs NYA17W9.0611043000--3-11.290.86
1968-06-02Denny McLainR24L 3-4vs NYA12135-8.0933214000--8-12.040.90
1968-06-03Joe SparmaR26L 3-4@ BOS12101L4.2844043000--4-53.331.27
1968-06-04Mickey LolichL28L 0-2@ BOS11162L7.0222064000--3-33.251.18
1968-06-04Pat DobsonR26W 2-0@ BOS12W9.0500024000--1-01.671.04
1968-06-05Denny McLainR24W 5-4@ BOS13136W6.0543001000--9-12.180.89
1968-06-06Joe SparmaR26W 5-3@ BOS13102W8.2733121000--5-53.301.24
1968-06-07John HillerL25W 5-4vs CLE28-4.2331051000--3-11.411.00
1968-06-08Mickey LolichL28W 3-1vs CLE12163W9.07111010000--4-33.001.14
1968-06-09Denny McLainR24L 0-2vs CLE14137L8.0322104000--9-22.190.86
1968-06-11Pat DobsonR26W 3-1vs MIN23W7.25111510000--2-01.501.08
1968-06-11Joe SparmaR26W 3-2vs MIN14103-7.0421015000--5-53.151.21
1968-06-12Mickey LolichL28W 2-1vs MIN13164W9.0511029000--5-32.801.10
1968-06-13Denny McLainR24W 3-1vs MIN15138W9.0611016000--10-22.100.85
1968-06-14Earl WilsonR34W 6-5@ CHA11228-7.0544133000--4-43.121.17
1968-06-15Joe SparmaR26L 4-7@ CHA15104L4.0555131000--5-63.481.24
1968-06-16Denny McLainR24W 6-1@ CHA16139W7.0311025000--11-22.060.84
1968-06-16Mickey LolichL28L 2-3@ CHA14165L6.1732102000--5-42.811.10
1968-06-18Earl WilsonR34W 2-1vs BOS12229W8.0411037000--5-42.931.14
1968-06-19Joe SparmaR26L 5-8vs BOS16105L6.2855148000--5-73.701.28
1968-06-20Denny McLainR24W 5-1vs BOS17140W9.03110210000--12-21.990.82
1968-06-21Mickey LolichL28L 3-4@ CLE15166-9.0622003000--5-42.741.07
1968-06-22Earl WilsonR34L 0-2@ CLE13230L7.0622123000--5-52.901.14
1968-06-23John HillerL25L 0-3@ CLE39L0.1333010000--5-21.891.05
1968-06-23Joe SparmaR26W 4-1@ CLE17106W7.0611045000--6-73.551.29
1968-06-24Denny McLainR24W 14-3@ CLE18141W9.0933008000--13-22.050.83
1968-06-25Mickey LolichL28W 8-5@ NYA16167-2.1443043000--5-42.921.11
1968-06-28Earl WilsonR34W 5-4vs CHA14231-6.0544235000--5-53.091.15
1968-06-29Denny McLainR24W 5-2vs CHA19142W9.0822125000--14-22.050.85
1968-06-30Joe SparmaR26L 0-12vs CHA18107L2.2366021000--6-83.921.30
1968-07-01Mickey LolichL28W 5-1vs CAL17168W9.05111014000--6-42.771.07
1968-07-02Earl WilsonR34W 3-1vs CAL15232W9.0711119000--6-52.921.13
1968-07-03Denny McLainR24W 5-2vs CAL20143W9.04211210000--15-21.990.84
1968-07-04Joe SparmaR26W 13-10vs CAL19108-1.1342112000--6-84.041.32
1968-07-05Mickey LolichL28W 8-5vs OAK18169W5.1644216000--7-42.951.08
1968-07-06Earl WilsonR34L 1-4vs OAK16233L4.1743032000--6-63.051.18
1968-07-07Joe SparmaR26W 7-6vs OAK20109W5.0422244000--7-84.021.33
1968-07-07Denny McLainR24W 5-4vs OAK21144W9.0544219000--16-22.090.83
1968-07-11Mickey LolichL28L 4-5@ MIN19170-6.1544237000--7-43.071.09
1968-07-12Denny McLainR24W 5-1@ MIN22145W9.0310045000--17-21.990.83
1968-07-13Joe SparmaR26L 6-7@ MIN21110-6.0522134000--7-83.981.33
1968-07-14Earl WilsonR34L 3-7@ CAL17234L3.0763212000--6-73.211.22
1968-07-15Mickey LolichL28L 0-4@ CAL20171L6.0342215000--7-53.071.07
1968-07-16Denny McLainR24W 4-0@ OAK23146W9.0800008000--18-21.890.83
1968-07-17Joe SparmaR26L 2-3@ OAK22111L1.0533102000--7-94.151.36
1968-07-18Earl WilsonR34W 3-1@ OAK18235W9.0611005000--7-73.051.18
1968-07-19Mickey LolichL28W 5-4vs BAL21172-5.0644134000--7-53.211.09
1968-07-20Denny McLainR24L 3-5vs BAL24147L4.1655234000--18-32.090.86
1968-07-21Earl WilsonR34L 2-5vs BAL19236L6.0744117000--7-83.181.18
1968-07-21Pat DobsonR26L 1-4vs BAL34L2.1422111000--3-21.621.11
1968-07-23Denny McLainR24W 6-4@ WS225148W7.0844147000--19-32.190.89
1968-07-24Mickey LolichL28L 3-6@ WS222173L3.2755124000--7-63.461.13
1968-07-25Joe SparmaR26W 4-1@ WS223112W6.0110065000--8-93.881.33
1968-07-26Earl WilsonR34W 4-1@ BAL20237W5.0500014000--8-83.071.19
1968-07-27Denny McLainR24W 9-0@ BAL26149W9.0300027000--20-32.100.88
1968-07-28Mickey LolichL28L 1-5@ BAL23174L1.1733102000--7-73.601.17
1968-07-29Joe SparmaR26L 2-7vs NYA24113L5.0955117000--8-104.061.35
1968-07-30Earl WilsonR34W 5-0vs NYA21238W8.0300035000--9-82.901.16
1968-07-31Denny McLainR24W 4-0vs WS227150W9.0400019000--21-32.010.86
1968-08-01Pat DobsonR26L 3-9vs WS245L3.1566240000--3-32.351.20
1968-08-02Joe SparmaR26W 6-5@ MIN25114-2.2622021000--8-104.101.38
1968-08-03Earl WilsonR34L 0-4@ MIN22239L2.2633000000--9-93.021.18
1968-08-04Denny McLainR24W 2-1@ MIN28151W9.0510044000--22-31.930.87
1968-08-06Joe SparmaR27W 5-2vs CLE26115-3.1422010000--8-104.141.39
1968-08-06John HillerL25W 2-1vs CLE410-8.0411016000--5-32.901.08
1968-08-07Earl WilsonR34W 6-1vs CLE23240W6.0611022000--10-92.961.18
1968-08-08Denny McLainR24W 13-1vs CLE29152W9.0611032000--23-31.900.87
1968-08-09Pat DobsonR26L 3-5vs BOS56L7.1633025000--3-42.311.10
1968-08-10Daryl PattersonR25W 4-3vs BOS11-4.1433023000--1-21.801.06
1968-08-11Earl WilsonR34W 5-4vs BOS24241-0.2344210000--10-93.201.21
1968-08-11John HillerL25W 6-5vs BOS511-6.2522125000--5-32.861.09
1968-08-12Denny McLainR24W 6-3@ CLE30153W9.0533215000--24-31.940.87
1968-08-13Pat DobsonR26L 0-1@ CLE67L7.0411015000--3-52.221.07
1968-08-14Joe SparmaR27W 3-0@ CLE27116-3.1300034000--8-103.981.40
1968-08-16Denny McLainR24W 4-0@ BOS31154W9.0700019000--25-31.870.87
1968-08-17Pat DobsonR27W 10-9@ BOS78-5.1655124000--3-52.601.10
1968-08-18Earl WilsonR34L 1-4@ BOS25242L6.2744137000--10-103.281.22
1968-08-20Denny McLainR24L 2-10vs CHA32155L5.2982123000--25-41.900.89
1968-08-20John HillerL25W 7-0vs CHA612W9.0100027000--6-32.491.00
1968-08-21Pat DobsonR27W 3-2vs CHA89-8.0422117000--3-52.571.06
1968-08-22Mickey LolichL28W 4-2vs CHA24175W7.0422108000--12-73.381.12
1968-08-23Earl WilsonR34L 1-2@ NYA26243L5.2522125000--10-113.271.22
1968-08-23Joe SparmaR27L 3-3@ NYA28117-5.1411032000--8-103.911.40
1968-08-24Denny McLainR24L 1-2@ NYA33156L7.0522106000--25-51.910.88
1968-08-25Pat DobsonR27L 5-6@ NYA910-5.2855220000--3-52.861.10
1968-08-25Mickey LolichL28L 4-5@ NYA25176L3.0355173000--12-83.581.16
1968-08-26Earl WilsonR34W 3-0@ CHA27244W9.0600015000--11-113.101.20
1968-08-27John HillerL25L 1-2@ CHA713L8.11121022000--6-42.131.06
1968-08-28Denny McLainR24W 6-1vs CAL34157W9.06111211000--26-51.880.88
1968-08-29Mickey LolichL28W 2-0vs CAL26177W9.03000112000--13-83.401.12
1968-08-30Earl WilsonR34W 9-1vs BAL28245W9.0411119000--12-113.001.16
1968-08-31John HillerL25L 1-5vs BAL814L3.2344123000--6-52.411.07
1968-09-01Denny McLainR24W 7-3vs BAL35158W9.0733129000--27-51.920.89
1968-09-02Mickey LolichL28L 0-4@ OAK27178L4.2633026000--13-93.451.14
1968-09-02Joe SparmaR27W 4-3@ OAK29118-5.0522113000--8-103.901.40
1968-09-03Earl WilsonR34W 6-3@ OAK29246-7.2632027000--12-112.981.16
1968-09-04John HillerL25W 4-2@ OAK915W7.0622125000--7-52.421.09
1968-09-06Denny McLainR24W 8-3vs MIN36159W9.09331112000--28-51.950.89
1968-09-07Pat DobsonR27L 1-2vs MIN1011L9.0622235000--5-62.651.09
1968-09-08Earl WilsonR34L 1-3vs MIN30247L9.0533109000--12-122.981.14
1968-09-09Mickey LolichL28W 6-0@ CAL28179W9.0200017000--14-93.291.10
1968-09-10Denny McLainR24W 7-2@ CAL37160W9.09222112000--29-51.950.90
1968-09-11John HillerL25W 8-2@ CAL1016W9.01022236000--8-52.391.12
1968-09-13Earl WilsonR34W 3-0vs OAK31248W9.01000019000--13-122.861.14
1968-09-14Denny McLainR24W 5-4vs OAK38161W9.06442110000--30-52.010.90
1968-09-15Mickey LolichL28W 13-0vs OAK29180W9.03000212000--15-93.151.07
1968-09-16John HillerL25W 9-1vs NYA1117W9.0811017000--9-52.291.11
1968-09-17Joe SparmaR27W 2-1vs NYA30119W9.0511012000--9-103.751.36
1968-09-19Denny McLainR24W 6-2vs NYA39162W9.0822137000--31-52.010.91
1968-09-20Mickey LolichL28W 6-3@ WS230181W7.0333079000--16-93.171.09
1968-09-21Earl WilsonR34W 4-3@ WS232249-5.0422123000--13-122.871.14
1968-09-22John HillerL25L 0-6@ WS21218L3.0433131000--9-62.451.14
1968-09-23Denny McLainR24L 1-2@ BAL40163L7.0521054000--31-62.000.92
1968-09-24Mickey LolichL28W 5-3@ BAL31182W6.0632033000--17-93.171.10
1968-09-25Earl WilsonR34W 4-3@ BAL33250-7.0533047000--13-122.901.15
1968-09-27Joe SparmaR27L 1-3vs WS231120-3.0211004000--10-103.711.35
1968-09-28Denny McLainR25L 1-2vs WS241164-7.0200004000--31-61.960.90
1968-09-29Mickey LolichL28L 2-3vs WS232183-4.0622004000--17-93.191.10
FIELDING STATISTICS


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