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1968 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  88-74   .543
Result:   2nd in National League
Manager(s):  Herman Franks
General Manager:   Chub Feeney
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Attendance:  837,220
Playoffs: Season in progress

San Francisco Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bill Henry (40)
Youngest Player:  Ken Henderson (22)
Longest Tenure:  Willie Mays, Jim Davenport (11)
Top Hitter:  Willie McCovey (3)
Top Pitcher:  Juan Marichal (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Gary Matthews (#17)

Roster Continuity:  85.37%
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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
14Jesus AlouOFMLB6-2195RightRight3/24/194226Haina,Dominican Republic1959UDFA SF

1Bob BartonCMLB6-0175RightRight7/30/194126Norwood,Ohio1959UDFA SF
42Bobby BolinPMLB6-4200RightRight1/29/193929Hickory Grove,South Carolina1957UDFA Nyg
25Bobby BondsOFMLB6-1190RightRight3/15/194622Riverside,California1965UDFA SF
25Ollie BrownOFMLB6-3200RightRight2/11/194424Tuscaloosa,Alabama1962UDFA SF
19Ty ClineOFMLB6-0170RightRight6/15/193929Hampton,South CarolinaUDFA 
12Jim Davenport3BMLB5-11175RightRight8/17/193334Siluria,AlabamaUDFA 
2Dick DietzCMLB6-1195RightRight9/18/194126Crawfordsville,Indiana1960UDFA SF
28Joe GibbonPMLB6-4210RightLeft4/10/193533Hickory,MississippiUDFA 
16Jim Ray Hart3B-OFMLB5-11185RightRight10/30/194126Hookerton,North Carolina1960UDFA SF
15Ken HendersonOFMLB6-2180BothRight6/15/194622Carroll,Iowa196742759NYM
45Bill HenryPMLB6-2180LeftLeft10/15/192740Alice,TexasUDFA 
34Ron HerbelPMLB6-1195RightRight1/16/193830Denver,ColoradoUDFA 
7Jack HiattC-1BMLB6-2190RightRight7/27/194225Bakersfield,California1961UDFA LAA
33Ron Hunt2BMLB6-0186RightRight2/23/194127St. Louis,Missouri1959UDFA Mbr
20Frank JohnsonOF-3BMLB6-1155RightRight7/22/194225El Paso,TexasUDFA 
22Hal LanierSS-2BMLB6-2180RightRight7/4/194225Denton,North Carolina1961UDFA SF
35Frank LinzyPMLB6-1190RightRight9/15/194027Fort Gibson,Oklahoma1960UDFA SF
27Juan MarichalPMLB6-0185RightRight10/20/193730Laguna Verde,Dominican Republic1958UDFA SF
18Dave MarshallOFMLB6-1190LeftRight1/14/194325Artesia,California1963UDFA LAA
21Don Mason2BMLB5-11160LeftRight12/20/194423Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
24Willie MaysOFMLB5-11180RightRight5/6/193137Westfield,Alabama1950UDFA Nyg
40Mike McCormickPMLB6-2195LeftLeft9/29/193829Pasadena,CaliforniaUDFA 
44Willie McCovey1BMLB6-4210LeftLeft1/10/193830Mobile,Alabama1955UDFA SF
39Lindy McDanielPMLB6-3195RightRight12/13/193532Hollis,Oklahoma1958UDFA STL
39Bill MonbouquettePMLB5-11195RightRight8/11/193631Medford,MassachusettsUDFA 
29Nate Oliver2BMLB5-10160RightRight12/13/194027St. Petersburg,FloridaUDFA 
36Gaylord PerryPMLB6-4215RightRight9/15/193829Williamston,North Carolina1958UDFA Nyg
43,45Rich RobertsonPMLB6-2210RightRight10/14/194423Albany,California1965592SF
37Ray SadeckiPMLB5-11180LeftLeft12/26/194027Kansas City,Kansas1958UDFA STL
15Bob Schroder2B-SSMLB6-0175LeftRight12/30/194423Ridgefield,New JerseyUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jocko CollinsScout 
Chub FeeneyGeneral Manager 
Charlie FoxHitting Coach 
Herman FranksManager 
George GenoveseScout 
Russ HodgesBroadcaster 
Larry JansenPitching Coach 
Peanuts LowreyThird Base Coach 
Lon SimmonsBroadcaster 
Bill ThompsonBroadcaster 
Wes WestrumFirst Base Coach 


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