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1968 New York Yankees (MLB)

+ Organizational Roster
Nickname:
W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 536-531 + 5
Roster Continuity 85.68% 1/20
Manager(s): Ralph Houk
General Manager: Lee MacPhail
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,185,666 7/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Thurman Munson (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Whitey Ford
Bullpen Coach: Jim Hegan
Pitching Coach: Jim Turner
Third Base Coach: Frankie Crosetti

#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
  • The organization roster is a complete listing of all players, for a given season, who appeared in at least 1 game with either the Major League parent team or any of the affiliated teams at the various classifications (AAA,AA,A+,A,A-,Rookie)
  • A player may appear on multiple organizational rosters for a season since he have switched organizations during the season.
  • Organizational Roster for 1968 New York Yankees season
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Ruben AmaroNY YankeesALMLBSS-1B5-11170R-R32Not draftedMLB
    Stan BahnsenNY YankeesALMLBP6-2203R-R23NYA: 1965-4-68MLB
    Frank BakerKinstonCaroA+SS6-2178L-R21NYA: 1967-2-29MLB
    Steve BarberSyracuseILAAAP6-0200L-L30Not draftedMLB
      NY YankeesALMLBP                
    Ron BlombergKinstonCaroA+1B-OF6-1205L-R19NYA: 1967-1-1MLB
    Jim BoutonNY YankeesALMLBP6-0185R-R29Not draftedMLB
    Horace ClarkeNY YankeesALMLB2B5-9178B-R28Not draftedMLB
    Al ClosterFort LauderdaleFSLA+P6-2190L-L25Not draftedMLB
      SyracuseILAAAP                
    Rocky ColavitoNY YankeesALMLBOF6-3190R-R34Not draftedMLB
    Bobby CoxNY YankeesALMLB3B6-0185R-R27Not draftedMLB
    John CumberlandSyracuseILAAAP6-0190R-L21Not draftedMLB
      NY YankeesALMLBP                
    Al DowningBinghamtonEastAAP5-11177R-L27Not draftedMLB
      NY YankeesALMLBP                
    John EllisFort LauderdaleFSLA+1B-C6-2225R-R19Not draftedMLB
      SyracuseILAAA1B-C                
    Frank FernandezNY YankeesALMLBC6-1192R-R25UDFAMLB
    Mike FerraroSyracuseILAAA3B5-11175R-R23Not draftedMLB
      NY YankeesALMLB3B                
    Cesar GeronimoFort LauderdaleFSLA+OF6-2170L-L20Not draftedMLB
    Jake GibbsNY YankeesALMLBC6-0185L-R29Not draftedMLB
    Larry GowellOneontaNYPLA-P6-2182R-R20NYA: 1967-4-61MLB
    Mario GuerreroFort LauderdaleFSLA+SS5-10155R-R18Not draftedMLB
    Steve HamiltonNY YankeesALMLBP6-7195L-L32Not draftedMLB
    Mike HeganSyracuseILAAA1B-OF6-1190L-L25Not draftedMLB
    Dick HowserNY YankeesALMLBSS5-8155R-R32Not draftedMLB
    Ron KlimkowskiBinghamtonEastAAP6-2190R-R24Not draftedMLB
      SyracuseILAAAP                
    Steve KlineFort LauderdaleFSLA+P6-3205R-R20NYA: 1966-7-130MLB
      BinghamtonEastAAP                
    Andy KoscoNY YankeesALMLBOF6-3207R-R26Not draftedMLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Jim LyttleSyracuseILAAAOF6-0186L-R22NYA: 1966-1-10MLB
    Mickey MantleNY YankeesALMLBOF5-11198B-R36Not draftedMLB
    Lindy McDanielNY YankeesALMLBP6-3195R-R32Not draftedMLB
    Gene MichaelNY YankeesALMLBSS6-2183B-R30Not draftedMLB
    Bill MonbouquetteNY YankeesALMLBP5-11195R-R31Not draftedMLB
    Thurman MunsonBinghamtonEastAAC5-11191R-R21NYA: 1968-1-4MLB
    Wayne NordhagenJohnson CityAppRkOF6-2205R-R19NYA: 1968-7-136MLB
    Joe PepitoneNY YankeesALMLB1B-OF6-2200L-L27Not draftedMLB
    Fritz PetersonNY YankeesALMLBP6-0200B-L26Not draftedMLB
    Bill RobinsonNY YankeesALMLBOF6-3205R-R25Not draftedMLB
    Ellie RodriguezSyracuseILAAAC5-11185R-R22Not draftedMLB
      NY YankeesALMLBC                
    Charlie SandsKinstonCaroA+C6-2215L-R20BAL: 1965-21-417MLB
    Mickey ScottBinghamtonEastAAP6-1165L-L20NYA: 1965-17-328MLB
    Tom ShopaySyracuseILAAAOF5-9160L-R23NYA: 1965-34-624MLB
    Charley SmithNY YankeesALMLB3B6-0177R-R30Not draftedMLB
    Tony SolaitaNY YankeesALMLB1B6-0215L-L21Not draftedMLB
    Mel StottlemyreNY YankeesALMLBP6-2190R-R26Not draftedMLB
    Fred TalbotNY YankeesALMLBP6-2195R-R27Not draftedMLB
    Frank TepedinoBinghamtonEastAA1B5-11192L-L20BAL: 1965-3-55MLB
    Thad TillotsonNY YankeesALMLBP6-2195R-R27Not draftedMLB
    Rusty TorresFort LauderdaleFSLA+OF5-10180B-R19NYA: 1966-54-811MLB
    Tom TreshNY YankeesALMLBOF-SS6-0191B-R30Not draftedMLB
    Joe VerbanicNY YankeesALMLBP6-0155R-R25Not draftedMLB
    Steve WhitakerNY YankeesALMLBOF6-1187L-R25Not draftedMLB
    Roy WhiteNY YankeesALMLBOF5-10172B-R24Not draftedMLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Dooley WomackNY YankeesALMLBP6-0170L-R28Not draftedMLB
    John WyattNY YankeesALMLBP5-11200R-R33Not draftedMLB


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