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1968 Appalachian League

1968 > Class Rookie > League History
Overall: 146 games, 4 teams, approx. 73 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

June 22, 1968 to August 31, 1968 · 70 games
Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Marion Mets NYM 42 30 2 .583 --
Johnson City Yankees NYY 39 32 1 .549 2.5
Covington Astros HOU 39 32 2 .549 2.5
Bluefield Orioles BAL 23 49 1 .319 19

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
Covington Astros HOU 18.9 6.30 73 2715 2303 460 627 89 34 43 362 86 21 342 596 .272 .369 .396 .766 913 25 24 21 24
Marion Mets NYM 19.5 5.64 74 2705 2290 417 603 105 18 49 343 47 9 347 566 .263 .360 .389 .750 891 16 25 27 24
Johnson City Yankees NYY 18.9 5.33 72 2650 2243 384 558 79 19 54 302 60 15 355 621 .249 .354 .373 .727 837 17 22 13 15
Bluefield Orioles BAL 19.6 5.11 73 2656 2325 373 596 88 17 39 309 49 24 267 487 .256 .338 .359 .697 835 27 19 18 21
League Totals 19.2 5.60 292 10726 9161 1634 2384 361 88 185 1316 242 69 1311 2270 .260 .355 .379 .735 3476 85 90 79 84

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
Covington Astros HOU 19.1 4.92 39 32 .549 4.19 73 73 62 11 5 584.1 544 359 272 41 320 33 636 24 4 54 1.479 8.4 0.6 4.9 9.8 1.99
Marion Mets NYM 18.8 5.18 42 30 .583 4.55 74 74 52 22 8 587.2 584 383 297 37 325 10 523 29 8 55 1.547 8.9 0.6 5.0 8.0 1.61
Johnson City Yankees NYY 19.2 5.38 39 32 .549 4.38 72 72 58 14 3 586.0 603 387 285 49 282 24 504 22 4 63 1.510 9.3 0.8 4.3 7.7 1.79
Bluefield Orioles BAL 19.0 6.92 23 49 .319 6.08 73 73 57 16 3 574.2 653 505 388 58 384 17 610 9 15 61 1.805 10.2 0.9 6.0 9.6 1.59
League Totals 19.0 5.60 143 143 .500 4.79 292 292 229 63 19 2332.2 2384 1634 1242 185 1311 84 2273 84 31 233 1.584 9.2 0.7 5.1 8.8 1.73

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Covington Astros HOU 73 1753 636 128 41 .949 28 Tony Pacheco
Johnson City Yankees NYY 72 1761 698 147 42 .944 29 n/a
Marion Mets NYM 74 1761 722 149 50 .943 32 Gary Gearhart
Bluefield Orioles BAL 73 1725 654 165 47 .935 31 Ken Rowe
League Totals 292 7000 2710 589 180 .943 120