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1968 Texas League

1968 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 554 games, 8 teams, approx. 138 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1967 / 1969

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1967 / 1969

League Standings

Regular Season

April 16, 1968 to September 2, 1968 · 140 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Arkansas Travelers STL 82 58 0 .586 --
Shreveport Braves ATL 78 62 0 .557 4
Memphis Blues NYM 67 69 1 .493 13
Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs HOU 60 79 0 .432 21.5

West Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
El Paso Sun Kings CAL 77 60 1 .562 --
Albuquerque Dodgers LAD 70 69 0 .504 8
Amarillo Giants SFG 67 71 1 .486 10.5
San Antonio Missions CHC 53 86 1 .381 25

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
El Paso Sun Kings CAL 22.9 4.82 137 4983 4384 661 1116 197 40 155 585 85 46 500 970 .255 .336 .424 .760 1858 48 28 23 36
Albuquerque Dodgers LAD 23.6 4.80 139 5176 4543 667 1235 187 64 105 598 125 72 514 1015 .272 .348 .411 .758 1865 37 42 40 40
Amarillo Giants SFG 23.0 4.48 138 5148 4560 618 1245 212 49 42 540 42 24 474 658 .273 .343 .369 .712 1681 29 53 32 36
Shreveport Braves ATL 22.4 4.34 140 5111 4545 607 1171 166 35 74 516 178 73 447 819 .258 .328 .358 .686 1629 45 40 34 41
Arkansas Travelers STL 22.4 4.09 140 4956 4458 572 1132 179 35 82 500 93 61 389 807 .254 .318 .365 .683 1627 37 53 19 39
Memphis Blues NYM 22.7 3.87 136 5038 4529 526 1117 163 54 63 467 66 40 371 790 .247 .311 .348 .659 1577 63 54 21 32
San Antonio Missions CHC 23.0 3.39 139 4897 4433 471 1066 150 25 52 420 75 44 391 887 .240 .305 .321 .626 1422 28 26 19 45
Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs HOU 23.8 3.21 139 4975 4429 446 1040 160 42 50 394 69 37 428 893 .235 .305 .324 .629 1434 31 61 26 42
League Totals 23.0 4.12 1108 40284 35881 4568 9122 1414 344 623 4020 733 397 3514 6839 .254 .324 .365 .689 13093 318 357 214 311

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Arkansas Travelers STL 22.2 3.44 82 58 .586 2.91 140 140 104 36 19 1187.0 1070 481 384 79 419 25 832 38 3 66 1.254 8.1 0.6 3.2 6.3 1.99
Memphis Blues NYM 22.3 3.75 67 69 .493 2.95 136 136 96 40 12 1198.0 1079 510 393 59 440 34 922 38 5 71 1.268 8.1 0.4 3.3 6.9 2.10
Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs HOU 23.7 3.86 60 79 .432 3.33 139 139 97 42 15 1187.0 1091 537 439 50 444 49 853 41 8 59 1.293 8.3 0.4 3.4 6.5 1.92
Amarillo Giants SFG 21.6 4.28 67 71 .486 3.53 138 138 82 56 15 1166.0 1143 590 457 77 451 19 941 42 7 89 1.367 8.8 0.6 3.5 7.3 2.09
Shreveport Braves ATL 23.0 4.28 78 62 .557 3.48 140 140 125 15 12 1196.0 1163 599 463 92 426 47 857 35 3 65 1.329 8.8 0.7 3.2 6.4 2.01
San Antonio Missions CHC 21.8 4.32 53 86 .381 3.71 139 139 89 50 18 1157.0 1138 601 477 81 464 45 774 45 2 55 1.385 8.9 0.6 3.6 6.0 1.67
El Paso Sun Kings CAL 23.9 4.44 77 60 .562 4.14 137 137 110 27 8 1149.0 1203 608 528 104 426 40 871 34 6 55 1.418 9.4 0.8 3.3 6.8 2.04
Albuquerque Dodgers LAD 23.3 4.62 70 69 .504 4.05 139 139 108 31 10 1178.0 1235 642 530 81 444 52 789 45 6 67 1.425 9.4 0.6 3.4 6.0 1.78
League Totals 22.7 4.12 554 554 .500 3.51 1108 1108 811 297 109 9418.0 9122 4568 3671 623 3514 311 6839 318 40 527 1.342 8.7 0.6 3.4 6.5 1.95

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
El Paso Sun Kings CAL 137 3447 1456 144 129 .971 15 Chuck Tanner
Albuquerque Dodgers LAD 139 3533 1562 171 131 .968 21 Roger Craig
Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs HOU 139 3562 1552 174 126 .967 26 Hub Kittle
Amarillo Giants SFG 138 3499 1448 182 127 .965 23 Andy Gilbert
Shreveport Braves ATL 140 3589 1467 190 117 .964 22 Charlie Lau
Arkansas Travelers STL 140 3561 1440 200 127 .962 22 Vern Rapp
Memphis Blues NYM 136 3593 1455 208 121 .960 17 Roy Sievers
San Antonio Missions CHC 139 3470 1513 224 101 .957 30 Harry Bright
League Totals 1108 28254 11893 1493 979 .964 176