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1968 Minnesota Twins (MLB)

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W-L Record: 79-83 .488
Rank: 7th in American League
Run Differential: 562-546 + 16
Roster Continuity 76.14% 10/20
Manager(s): Cal Ermer
General Manager: Calvin Griffith
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Ballpark: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 1,143,257 8/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Alex Rowell (#16) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: George Case
Assistant Coach: Johnny Goryl
Assistant Coach: Early Wynn
Assistant Coach: Billy Martin
Bullpen Coach: Bob Oldis

#1 Draft Picks

American League Standings
  • 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 Minnesota Twins season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    4Bob AllisonOF6-4220R-R331958Not draftedMLB--
    23Dave BoswellP6-3185R-R231964Not draftedMLB--
    29Rod Carew1B-2B6-0182L-R221967Not draftedMLB--
    32Dean ChanceP6-3200R-R271961Not draftedMLB--
    8Ron Clark3B-SS5-10175R-R251966Not draftedMLB--
    18Tom HallP6-0155L-L201968MIN: 1966-3-53MLB--
    24Jackie HernandezSS6-0175R-R271965Not draftedMLB--
    45Jim HoltOF-1B6-0195L-R241968Not draftedMLB--
    36Jim KaatP6-4217L-L291959Not draftedMLB--
    38Ron KellerP6-2200R-R251966MIN: 1965-8-154MLB--
    25Pat KellyOF6-1185L-L231967Not draftedMLB--
    3Harmon Killebrew1B-3B5-11214R-R321954Not draftedMLB--
    2Frank Kostro3B-OF6-2190R-R301962Not draftedMLB--
    25Bruce LookC5-11183L-R251968Not draftedMLB--
    26Jim MerrittP6-2180L-L241965Not draftedMLB--
    21,49Bob MillerP6-1182R-R291957Not draftedMLB--
    15George MitterwaldC6-2206R-R221966Not draftedMLB--
    27Danny MorrisP6-1200R-R221968Not draftedMLB--
    28Graig Nettles3B6-0185L-R231967MIN: 1965-4-74MLB--
    6Tony OlivaOF6-2190L-R291962Not draftedMLB--
    16Ron PerranoskiP6-0192L-L321961Not draftedMLB--
    31Jim PerryP6-4200B-R321959Not draftedMLB--
    7Frank Quilici2B-3B6-0175R-R291965Not draftedMLB--
    20Rich Reese1B6-3200L-L261964Not draftedMLB--
    10Rick Renick3B-OF6-0190R-R241968Not draftedMLB--
    19Jim RolandP6-3190R-L251962Not draftedMLB--
    9Rich Rollins3B5-10185R-R301961Not draftedMLB--
    10,13Johnny RoseboroC5-11190L-R351957Not draftedMLB--
    42Buzz StephenP6-4205R-R231968MIN: 1966-2-34MLB--
    12Cesar TovarOF-3B5-9155R-R271965Not draftedMLB--
    11Ted UhlaenderOF6-2190L-R271965Not draftedMLB--
    15Al WorthingtonP6-2205R-R391953Not draftedMLB--
    22Jerry ZimmermanC6-2185R-R331961Not draftedMLB--

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