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1968 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
W-L Record: 80-82 .494
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 583-532 + 51
Manager(s): Larry Shepard
General Manager: Joe Brown
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Attendance: 693,485 18/20
Top Draft Pick: Dick Sharon (#9) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Don Leppert
Hitting Coach: Bill Virdon
Pitching Coach: Vern Law
Third Base Coach: Alex Grammas

#1 Draft Picks

Richie Hebner (#15)
National League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Carl TaylorPITSFNW 3-1 @SFN000000000000000011st career game
    Bill MazeroskiPITLANW 4-3 vs LAN000000200100012016592 sacrifice flies
    Carl TaylorPITPHIW 2-1 vs PHI302000100000000041st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Willie StargellPITCHNW 13-6 @CHN54510371000000006543 home runs, 4 runs scored, 7 RBIs, 5 hits
    Steve BlassPITCINW 8-5 @CIN1000002000000020842 sacrifice flies
    Matty AlouPITNYNL 4-5 vs NYN41400010010000007484 hits
    Freddie PatekPITLANL 0-2 @LAN400000000000000011st career game
    Freddie PatekPITHOUW 3-0 vs HOU411000010000000071st career hit, 1st career stolen base
    Freddie PatekPITHOUW 13-2 vs HOU412001400001000081st career home run, 1st career RBI
    Maury WillsPITHOUW 4-3 vs HOU504000000000000013234 hits
    Dock EllisPITLANW 3-2 vs LAN000000000000000011st career game
    Maury WillsPITNYNW 3-2 @NYN514000030010000013394 hits, 3 stolen bases
    Roberto ClementePITPHIL 2-3 vs PHI705010000100000017645 hits
    Donn ClendenonPITATLW 5-4 vs ATL51400120001000008854 hits
    Maury WillsPITATLW 5-4 vs ATL514200100010000013664 hits
    Dock EllisPITCINW 10-1 @CIN3010001000000100151st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Manny MotaPITCINW 10-1 @CIN52410010000000006284 hits
    Donn ClendenonPITSFNL 0-7 @SFN40000000004000008904 strikeouts
    Donn ClendenonPITCINL 3-8 @CIN3110012001100000901100th career home run
    Gene AlleyPITCINW 19-1 @CIN61410030001000006164 hits
    Matty AlouPITCINW 19-1 @CIN62410020001000008164 hits
    Roberto ClementePITCINW 19-1 @CIN433002200100000017892 home runs
    Donn ClendenonPITCINW 19-1 @CIN62210150001000009035 RBIs
    Roberto ClementePITNYNW 6-0 @NYN422002300010000018012 home runs
    Gene AlleyPITPHIW 6-1 @PHI52400000000000006254 hits
    Richie HebnerPITCINL 6-9 vs CIN000000000000000011st career game
    Al OliverPITCINW 2-1 vs CIN511000000020000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Matty AlouPITCHNL 3-4 @CHN41410010000000008454 hits
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Bob MoosePITSFNW 3-1 @SFNSv 10000000004000--20-01st career save
    Al McBeanPITSFNW 10-0 vs SFNWSHO950002300033000--32557-30Complete game/Shutout
    Luke WalkerPITSLNL 5-7 @SLN 1.21100141009000--130-1Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Al McBeanPITCHNW 4-0 vs CHNWSHO960005500136000--32758-31Complete game/Shutout
    Bob VealePITSLNW 3-0 vs SLNWSHO9800021300036000--18971-4713 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 1000th career strikeout
    Bob VealePITNYNL 1-2 @NYNL 8722231000034000--19071-4810 Strikeouts
    Bob MoosePITHOUW 3-1 @HOUW 8.151102600031000--161-31st career win
    Ron KlinePITSFNW 7-4 @SFNW 4.251102200021000--620100-120100th career win
    Bob MoosePITHOUW 3-0 vs HOUWSHO920001500030000--172-3Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    Dock EllisPITLANW 3-2 vs LANW 11000010004000--11-01st career win, 1st career game
    Luke WalkerPITSLNW 3-2 @SLNSv 20000020005000--260-11st career save
    Bob MoosePITPHIW 1-0 @PHIWSHO920001800031000--203-4Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    Bob VealePITCHNW 4-0 @CHNW 920001500029000--20076-51200th career game
    Steve BlassPITSFNW 2-0 vs SFNWSHO940000600030000--10729-27Complete game/Shutout
    Bob VealePITNYNW 3-0 vs NYNWSHO960003400137000--21279-57Complete game/Shutout
    Bob VealePITNYNW 6-0 @NYNW 9800031010038000--21480-5710 Strikeouts
    Steve BlassPITNYNW 3-0 @NYNW 9200031000032000--11234-2710 Strikeouts
    Bruce DalcantonPITPHIW 4-2 @PHISv 1.20000010016000--92-21st career save
    Steve BlassPITCHNW 5-0 vs CHNWSHO920001800130000--11335-27Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    Steve BlassPITCINW 2-0 vs CINWSHO960002600034000--11436-27Complete game/Shutout

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