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1968 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  80-82   .494
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Larry Shepard
General Manager:   Joe Brown
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  693,485
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bill Henry (40)
Youngest Player:  Richie Hebner (20)
Longest Tenure:  Roy Face (15)
Top Hitter:  Roberto Clemente (15)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Blass (14)
Top Draft Pick:  Dick Sharon (#9)

Roster Continuity:  73.73%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
St. Louis9765.599--
SF Giants8874.5439.0
Chi Cubs8478.51913.0
Cincinnati8379.51214.0
Atlanta8181.50016.0
Pittsburgh8082.49417.0
LA Dodgers7686.46921.0
Philadelphia7686.46921.0
NY Mets7389.45124.0
Houston7290.44425.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Carl Taylor1968-04-111968W  3-1 @ SFN000000000000000100001st career game
Bill Mazeroski1968-04-241968W  4-3 vs PIT00000020010012016591614117696212 sacrifice flies
Carl Taylor1968-05-101968W  2-1 vs PIT302000100000000420101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Willie Stargell1968-05-221968W  13-6 @ CHN54510371000000065462611341183 home runs, 4 runs scored, 7 RBis, 5 hits
Steve Blass1968-05-241968W  8-5 @ CIN100000200000020841801202 sacrifice flies
Matty Alou1968-05-301968L  5-4 vs PIT41400010010000074865216130604 hits
Freddie Patek1968-06-031968L  2-0 @ LAN400000000000000100001st career game
Freddie Patek1968-06-141968W  3-0 vs PIT411000010000000710011st career hit, 1st career stolen base
Freddie Patek1968-06-151968W  13-2 vs PIT412001400001000831411st career home run, 1st career RBI
Maury Wills1968-06-171968W  4-3 vs PIT50400000000000013231512133114624 hits
Dock Ellis1968-06-181968W  3-2 vs PIT000000000000000100001st career game
Maury Wills1968-07-041968W  3-2 @ NYN51400003001000013391536133134694 hits, 3 stolen bases
Roberto Clemente1968-07-131968L  3-2 vs PIT70501000010000017642155166915665 hits
Donn Clendenon1968-07-301968W  5-4 vs PIT51400120001000088588297426744 hits
Maury Wills1968-07-301968W  5-4 vs PIT51420010001000013661564133164774 hits
Dock Ellis1968-07-311968W  10-1 @ CIN3010001000001001510101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Manny Mota1968-07-311968W  10-1 @ CIN52410010000000062846917193204 hits
Donn Clendenon1968-08-031968L  7-0 @ SFN40000000004000089088898430744 strikeouts
Donn Clendenon1968-08-191968L  8-3 @ CIN31100120011000090190010043674100th career home run
Gene Alley1968-08-211968W  19-1 @ CIN61410030001000061656224171344 hits
Matty Alou1968-08-211968W  19-1 @ CIN62410020001000081673716150694 hits
Roberto Clemente1968-08-211968W  19-1 @ CIN43300220010000017892183170925662 home runs
Donn Clendenon1968-08-211968W  19-1 @ CIN622101500010000903902101441745 RBis
Roberto Clemente1968-09-141968W  6-0 @ NYN42200230001000018012196173934662 home runs
Gene Alley1968-09-161968W  6-1 @ PHI52400000000000062557224172344 hits
Richie Hebner1968-09-231968L  9-6 vs PIT000000000000000100001st career game
Al Oliver1968-09-231968W  2-1 vs PIT511000000020000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Matty Alou1968-09-281968L  4-3 @ CHN41410010000000084577516166714 hits


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