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1968 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  91-71   .562
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Hank Bauer, Earl Weaver
General Manager:   Harry Dalton
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  943,977
Playoffs:  -

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Fred Valentine (33)
Youngest Player:  Mike Adamson (20)
Longest Tenure:  Brooks Robinson (14)
Top Hitter:  Brooks Robinson (10)
Top Pitcher:  Dave McNally (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Junior Kennedy (#10)

Roster Continuity:  68.95%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit10359.636--
Baltimore9171.56212.0
Cleveland8675.53416.5
Boston8676.53117.0
NY Yankees8379.51220.0
Oakland8280.50621.0
Minnesota7983.48824.0
Chi White Sox6795.41436.0
California6795.41436.0
Washington6596.40437.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Ellie Hendricks1968-04-131968W  3-0 vs BAL101000100000000110101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Merv Rettenmund1968-04-141968L  6-2 vs BAL100000000010000100001st career game
Dave May1968-04-181968L  4-3 @ OAK51100001010000039211711st career stolen base
Merv Rettenmund1968-04-181968L  4-3 @ OAK101100000000000210001st career hit
Chico Fernandez1968-04-201968W  10-1 @ CAL101000000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Frank Robinson1968-04-201968W  10-1 @ CAL4131001100000001783200040212221692000th career hit
Gene Brabender1968-05-051968W  8-0 @ WS24120011000100004951101st career home run, 1st career RBI
Ellie Hendricks1968-05-151968W  10-8 @ DET3110011000000001131301st career home run
Bruce Howard1968-05-191968L  11-6 @ CLE11100110010000098171701st career home run
Dave Leonhard1968-05-301968W  5-0 @ CHA401000100010000910101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Curt Motton1968-06-011968L  5-1 @ BOS401000010000000643872511st career stolen base
Boog Powell1968-06-021968W  4-3 @ BOS3110001000200008587491505005500th career RBI
Fred Valentine1968-07-011968L  6-3 vs BAL1000000000000005003523513747500th career game
Curt Blefary1968-07-031968W  3-1 vs BAL3100000001200005004137423710500th career game
Brooks Robinson1968-07-041968W  4-3 vs BAL52200230000000016401708166786192 home runs
Dave McNally1968-07-201968W  5-3 @ DET3110012000200001613711001st career home run
Don Buford1968-07-231968W  8-6 vs BAL322000030100000683617331831193 stolen bases
Paul Blair1968-07-261968L  4-1 vs BAL1000000000000005003892414022500th career game
Don Buford1968-08-241968W  6-3 vs BAL524010310000000716655382011284 hits
Mark Belanger1968-08-251968W  3-2 vs BAL813000000050100205120328165 strikeouts
Ellie Hendricks1968-08-251968W  3-2 vs BAL402010000410000512471804 walks
Dave McNally1968-08-261968W  8-2 vs BAL4120015000100001704221605 RBis
Merv Rettenmund1968-08-261968W  8-2 vs BAL221100100200000630101st career RBI
Merv Rettenmund1968-08-271968W  5-3 vs BAL111001200000000841301st career home run
Larry Haney1968-09-061968L  3-2 vs BAL5041000000000001107252714 hits
Merv Rettenmund1968-09-071968W  4-0 vs BAL3100000101000001782511st career stolen base
Fred Beene1968-09-181968L  4-0 @ BOS000000000000000100001st career game
Bobby Floyd1968-09-181968L  4-0 @ BOS000000000000000100001st career game
Mike Fiore1968-09-211968W  8-5 @ CHA000000000000000100001st career game
Roger Nelson1968-09-231968W  2-1 vs BAL2010000000001002310001st career hit
Mike Fiore1968-09-261968W  7-1 vs BAL501000000010000510001st career hit
Bobby Floyd1968-09-261968W  7-1 vs BAL300000100010010400101st career RBI
Bobby Floyd1968-09-271968L  2-0 vs BAL301100000010000510101st career hit


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