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1968 Season


1967 / 1969

Top Hitter


Carl
Yastrzemski

Top Pitcher


Bob
Gibson

1968 World Series








Defeated
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All-1968 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
BOS
10.5
8.5
2.9
SLN
5.8
6.1
0.9
DET
5.4
6.6
-0.5
MIN
4.8
4.0
0.5
Center Field Tm
ATL
6.5
6.2
0.5
SFN
6.2
5.9
0.5
HOU
5.4
6.9
-0.9
PIT
5.3
5.3
0.2

Right Field Tm
PIT
8.1
5.6
3.3
ATL
6.8
6.4
1.5
DET
5.9
4.5
2.0
CIN
5.5
6.6
-0.2
Shortstop Tm
OAK
6.6
4.5
0.8
PIT
5.3
1.7
2.8
CAL
3.9
3.7
-1.2
BOS
3.8
1.2
1.7
Second Base Tm
CHN
5.6
4.3
0.9
DET
5.6
4.4
0.6
SFN
4.6
4.2
-0.1
BOS
3.7
3.9
-0.8
Third Base Tm
BAL
8.4
3.9
3.9
CHN
6.4
5.0
1.1
CIN
5.9
5.1
0.5
WS2
4.7
4.4
-0.3
First Base Tm
SFN
7.0
7.8
0.4
PIT
3.9
3.3
1.8
DET
3.5
3.8
0.5
CIN
3.5
4.8
-0.1
 
Catcher Tm
DET
7.0
5.7
0.4
CIN
5.0
3.6
0.4
LAN
4.8
3.1
0.9
CLE
3.4
2.4
0.3
Starting Pitcher Tm
SLN
304.2
11.9
11.2
0.6
CLE
258.1
7.8
8.4
-0.6
DET
336.0
7.3
7.4
0.0
NYN
277.2
7.0
6.8
0.2
BAL
273.0
6.7
6.0
0.7
CHN
308.0
6.6
6.2
0.4
NYN
263.2
6.0
6.3
-0.3
CHA
177.1
5.9
5.6
0.3
NYA
267.1
5.9
6.4
-0.5
NYA
278.2
5.6
5.4
0.3
SFN
326.0
5.6
5.0
0.5
CLE
269.0
5.3
5.4
-0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
CHA
159.0
5.3
5.4
-0.0
CHA
93.2
3.2
3.3
0.0
MULT
134.2
3.2
3.1
0.0
CIN
134.2
2.8
2.8
-0.2
MULT
84.1
2.7
2.7
-0.0
MULT
144.0
2.4
2.3
-0.0
MULT
81.2
2.3
2.4
0.0
NYN
97.0
2.0
2.1
-0.2
CHA
90.1
2.0
2.0
0.0
PIT
112.2
1.9
2.1
-0.3
MULT
70.2
1.8
2.0
-0.1
SFN
94.2
1.8
1.8
-0.1
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James