Get a daily email with MLB/Minor League statistics for a custom list of YOUR selected players. Sign up to the Player Tracker.
"Serving Baseball Statistics Since 2003"
Follow The Baseball Cube on Twitter for site updates, interesting statistics and random baseball commentary. Its free.
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> National League >> St. Louis Cardinals >> 1968 Team Capsule >> Team Roster

1968 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

+ Team Roster
W-L Record: 97-65 .599
Rank: 1st in National League
Run Differential: 583-472 + 111
Manager(s): Red Schoendienst
General Manager: Bing Devine
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 2,011,167 2/20
Playoffs: Lost World Series (Tigers)
Top Draft Pick: James Hairston (#19) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Dick Sisler
Assistant Coach: Joe Schultz
Bullpen Coach: Bob Milliken
Pitching Coach: Billy Muffett

#1 Draft Picks

Ted Simmons (#10)
National 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 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    34Nelson BrilesP5-11200R-R241965UDFAMLB--
    20Lou BrockOF5-11170L-L291961UDFAMLB--
    32Steve CarltonP6-5210L-L231965UDFAMLB--
    30Orlando Cepeda1B6-2210R-R301958UDFAMLB--
    14Ron DavisOF6-0180R-R261962Not draftedMLB--
    7Johnny EdwardsC6-4220L-R301961UDFAMLB--
    21Curt FloodOF5-9165R-R301956Not draftedMLB--
    16Phil Gagliano2B-OF6-1185R-R261963UDFAMLB--
    45Bob GibsonP6-1195R-R321959UDFAMLB--
    47Hal GilsonP6-5195R-L261968Not draftedMLB--
    29Wayne GrangerP6-2165R-R241968UDFAMLB--
    12Joe Hague1B-OF6-0198L-L241968UDFAMLB--
    43Joe HoernerP6-1200R-L311963UDFAMLB--
    31Dick HughesP6-3195R-R301966Not draftedMLB--
    39Larry JasterP6-3205L-L241965Not draftedMLB--
    25Julian Javier3B-2B6-1175R-R311960Not draftedMLB--
    9Roger MarisOF6-0204L-R331957Not draftedMLB--
    27Dal MaxvillSS-2B5-11160R-R291962UDFAMLB--
    15Tim McCarverC6-1195L-R261959UDFAMLB--
    46Pete MikkelsenP6-2220R-R281964UDFAMLB--
    47Mel NelsonP6-0185R-L321960Not draftedMLB--
    10Dave RickettsC6-2195B-R321963Not draftedMLB--
    11Dick SchofieldSS-2B5-9165B-R331953Not draftedMLB--
    18Mike ShannonOF-3B6-3195R-R281962Not draftedMLB--
    23Ted SimmonsC-1B6-0200B-R181968SLN: 1967-1-10MLB--
    12Dick SimpsonOF6-4176R-R241962Not draftedMLB--
    26Ed Spiezio3B5-11180R-R261964UDFAMLB--
    17Bobby TolanOF5-11170L-L221965UDFAMLB--
    47Mike TorrezP6-5210R-R211967UDFAMLB--
    44Ray WashburnP6-1205R-R301961UDFAMLB--
    37Floyd WickerOF6-2175L-R251968Not draftedMLB--
    36Ron WillisP6-2195R-R241966Not draftedMLB--

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.