1968 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

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
STL
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
SFG
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
CHC
5.6
4.3
0.9
DET
5.6
4.4
0.6
SFG
4.6
4.2
-0.1
BOS
3.7
3.9
-0.8
Third Base Tm
BAL
8.4
3.9
3.9
CHC
6.4
5.0
1.1
CIN
5.9
5.1
0.5
WAS
4.7
4.4
-0.3
First Base Tm
SFG
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
LAD
4.8
3.1
0.9
CLE
3.4
2.4
0.3
Starting Pitcher Tm
STL
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
NYM
277.2
7.0
6.8
0.2
BAL
273.0
6.7
6.0
0.7
CHC
308.0
6.6
6.2
0.4
NYM
263.2
6.0
6.3
-0.3
CHW
177.1
5.9
5.6
0.3
NYY
267.1
5.9
6.4
-0.5
NYY
278.2
5.6
5.4
0.3
SFG
326.0
5.6
5.0
0.5
CLE
269.0
5.3
5.4
-0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
CHW
159.0
5.3
5.4
-0.0
CHW
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
NYM
97.0
2.0
2.1
-0.2
CHW
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
SFG
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