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1968 Lakeland Tigers

1968 > Class A > 1968 Florida State League (West)
Overall: 58-81
Scored 487 runs, Allowed 561 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-78

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Len Okrie
Represented: Lakeland, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Lynn Adams* 19 15 43 36 6 9 0 0 0 3 1 0 6 2 .250 .372 .250 .622 9 1 0 0
2 Hagan Andersen 23 80 284 253 26 60 10 1 0 24 13 7 22 30 .237 .309 .285 .593 72 5 2 2
3 Michael Baker* 19 66 160 151 14 36 2 1 0 12 1 0 6 21 .238 .281 .265 .546 40 3 0 0
4 David Baldwin* 21 8 13 10 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 .300 .364 .300 .664 3 1 2 0
5 Phillip Bartolone* 22 11 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
6 Milton Bender 22 108 356 317 36 75 12 5 1 27 2 0 34 54 .237 .312 .315 .627 100 2 0 3
7 John Bevil* 22 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
8 Alex Bike 21 15 63 59 8 14 4 0 1 8 0 3 3 8 .237 .270 .356 .626 21 0 0 1
9 Ike Blessitt 18 126 537 461 76 125 14 12 2 36 33 0 60 85 .271 .357 .367 .724 169 4 8 4
10 James Blight 22 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
11 Raymond Blosse 21 7 10 9 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 1 0
12 Daniel Bootcheck* 20 5 10 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 .167 .444 .167 .611 1 0 1 0
13 James Bourbeau 22 9 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Edward Brancaccio# 23 5 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
15 Joseph Brauer* 21 11 31 26 4 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 3 6 .192 .276 .231 .507 6 0 2 0
16 Craig Carter* 20 45 149 125 15 28 1 3 0 9 3 1 20 30 .224 .333 .280 .613 35 1 2 1
17 Mike Cook 21 15 8 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
18 George DeVito 21 30 106 92 9 15 0 1 1 10 0 0 11 18 .163 .267 .217 .484 20 2 1 0
19 Nathanael Dixon 22 27 10 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
20 Michael Dugan 19 3 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 0 0
21 John Faehr* 23 113 427 372 43 92 10 4 5 45 4 2 50 54 .247 .333 .336 .669 125 0 1 4
22 Tommy Grayson# 23 59 235 210 38 62 11 4 2 16 2 3 19 15 .295 .351 .414 .765 87 0 4 2
23 Timothy Grisdale 22 21 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .286 .286 .571 2 0 0 0
24 Dennis Grossini* 20 8 10 8 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .333 .375 .708 3 0 1 0
25 Arnold Helwig 23 28 57 46 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 24 .087 .263 .087 .350 4 1 0 0
26 John Hetrick 21 58 181 174 15 34 7 0 2 12 3 0 4 31 .195 .221 .270 .491 47 2 0 1
27 Matthew Hoar 24 15 43 37 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 23 .081 .150 .081 .231 3 0 3 0
28 Tim Hosley 21 98 325 276 30 66 9 1 7 39 3 1 34 65 .239 .338 .355 .693 98 8 5 2
29 Gary Ignasiak* 18 2 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
30 Paul Jata 18 128 508 445 56 115 16 6 2 65 3 2 43 27 .258 .317 .335 .652 149 0 10 10
31 Don Leshnock 21 7 17 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .071 .071 .071 .143 1 0 3 0
32 Elliott Maddox 20 40 146 118 13 37 3 3 1 19 6 1 22 16 .314 .414 .415 .829 49 1 1 4
33 Timothy Marting 22 19 85 78 7 14 4 0 0 8 0 0 4 5 .179 .214 .231 .445 18 0 1 2
34 Gary McGhee* 19 26 43 40 1 7 1 0 1 4 1 0 3 7 .175 .233 .275 .508 11 0 0 0
35 Phil Meeler 19 16 3 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000 2 0 0 0
36 George Murphy* 20 6 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 0 0
37 Robert Nauman 24 8 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0
38 Dennis Saunders# 19 25 62 60 4 11 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 14 .183 .197 .217 .413 13 0 1 0
39 Darrell Schneller 20 25 30 27 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 9 .222 .250 .222 .472 6 0 2 0
40 Chuck Scrivener 20 66 242 223 22 56 3 2 3 22 4 3 16 34 .251 .302 .323 .625 72 1 0 2
41 Millard Smith 22 21 38 30 5 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 .233 .343 .300 .643 9 0 3 0
42 Douglas Swiss 19 27 78 75 3 15 2 0 1 3 0 0 2 27 .200 .221 .267 .487 20 0 1 0
43 James Tanner 18 37 116 107 10 22 2 1 1 9 1 0 9 31 .206 .267 .271 .538 29 0 0 0
44 Richard Walls 20 27 96 86 8 23 2 0 0 3 3 2 8 27 .267 .337 .291 .628 25 1 1 0
45 David Yoakum 21 95 315 289 21 60 4 3 2 20 3 0 21 58 .208 .265 .263 .528 76 2 2 1
45 Players 20.6 139 4885 4321 487 1017 125 46 32 399 86 25 431 838 .235 .307 .308 .615 1330 36 58 39 24
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 David Baldwin* 21 1 4 .200 5.85 8 6 0 0 40.0 56 35 26 1 15 1 14 1 0 3 1.775 12.6 0.2 3.4 3.2 0.93
2 Phillip Bartolone* 22 0 4 .000 7.50 10 4 0 0 24.0 34 24 20 2 16 0 17 1 0 0 2.083 12.8 0.8 6.0 6.4 1.06
3 John Bevil* 22 0 0 4.50 1 0 0 0 4.0 4 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 1.750 9.0 0.0 6.8 2.2 0.33
4 James Blight 22 0 2 .000 6.00 2 2 0 0 12.0 12 8 8 2 4 0 8 0 0 0 1.333 9.0 1.5 3.0 6.0 2.00
5 Raymond Blosse 21 1 4 .200 3.82 7 5 3 0 33.0 24 21 14 2 20 0 26 0 0 6 1.333 6.5 0.5 5.5 7.1 1.30
6 Daniel Bootcheck* 20 2 1 .667 3.81 4 4 1 0 26.0 30 12 11 0 5 0 14 1 0 0 1.346 10.4 0.0 1.7 4.8 2.80
7 James Bourbeau 22 0 4 .000 3.00 9 5 0 0 36.0 33 19 12 1 16 2 13 0 0 1 1.361 8.2 0.2 4.0 3.2 0.81
8 Edward Brancaccio 23 0 1 .000 7.20 4 0 0 0 5.0 6 4 4 0 5 0 3 0 1 2 2.200 10.8 0.0 9.0 5.4 0.60
9 Joseph Brauer 21 9 0 1.000 2.10 11 11 7 0 73.0 74 26 17 3 17 1 48 0 1 1 1.247 9.1 0.4 2.1 5.9 2.82
10 Mike Cook 21 0 5 .000 4.03 15 0 0 0 29.0 32 17 13 1 15 1 27 1 0 2 1.621 9.9 0.3 4.7 8.4 1.80
11 Nathanael Dixon 22 0 3 .000 3.86 27 2 1 0 49.0 34 28 21 1 30 3 38 7 0 6 1.306 6.2 0.2 5.5 7.0 1.27
12 Timothy Grisdale 22 2 2 .500 3.50 21 0 0 0 36.0 43 19 14 0 15 1 24 1 2 2 1.611 10.8 0.0 3.8 6.0 1.60
13 Dennis Grossini* 20 0 4 .000 3.21 7 3 0 0 28.0 19 13 10 1 17 0 21 0 0 3 1.286 6.1 0.3 5.5 6.8 1.24
14 Arnold Helwig* 23 7 13 .350 2.94 28 26 12 2 162.0 161 74 53 9 40 6 108 3 0 3 1.241 8.9 0.5 2.2 6.0 2.70
15 Matthew Hoar 24 8 3 .727 1.26 15 14 7 4 114.0 88 26 16 2 27 3 111 6 1 5 1.009 6.9 0.2 2.1 8.8 4.11
16 Gary Ignasiak* 18 2 0 1.000 1.38 2 2 2 1 13.0 10 2 2 0 7 0 6 0 0 0 1.308 6.9 0.0 4.8 4.2 0.86
17 Charles Kuhn* 22 0 0 9.00 1 1 0 0 1.0 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 3.000 9.0 0.0 18.0 9.0 0.50
18 Don Leshnock* 21 4 2 .667 2.25 7 6 4 0 44.0 41 16 11 1 16 2 37 0 0 2 1.295 8.4 0.2 3.3 7.6 2.31
19 Phil Meeler 19 3 1 .750 3.41 16 0 0 0 29.0 31 14 11 0 19 0 24 1 0 3 1.724 9.6 0.0 5.9 7.4 1.26
20 George Murphy* 20 1 1 .500 4.85 6 0 0 0 13.0 12 7 7 0 3 0 5 0 0 1 1.154 8.3 0.0 2.1 3.5 1.67
21 Robert Nauman 24 1 4 .200 8.36 8 3 1 0 28.0 42 30 26 3 12 2 17 2 0 0 1.929 13.5 1.0 3.9 5.5 1.42
22 Dennis Saunders 19 10 8 .556 2.58 25 24 15 4 171.0 149 58 49 6 59 5 133 6 1 9 1.216 7.8 0.3 3.1 7.0 2.25
23 Darrell Schneller 20 2 7 .222 4.66 25 9 0 0 85.0 86 52 44 6 67 4 50 3 3 13 1.800 9.1 0.6 7.1 5.3 0.75
24 Millard Smith 22 5 8 .385 3.87 17 14 5 0 93.0 87 52 40 2 37 0 44 3 0 10 1.333 8.4 0.2 3.6 4.3 1.19
24 Players 21.4 58 81 .417 3.39 139 139 81 58 11 1148.0 1109 561 432 43 467 31 788 36 9 73 4999 1.373 8.7 0.3 3.7 6.2 1.69
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Tim Hosley 92 540 54 22 1 .964 6.46 19
George DeVito 27 166 19 5 2 .974 6.85 9
Douglas Swiss 26 124 9 3 2 .978 5.12 7
Alex Bike 3 19 1 0 1 1.000 6.67 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Faehr 85 636 39 17 26 .975 7.94
Milton Bender 45 344 21 12 15 .968 8.11
Alex Bike 12 102 6 3 5 .973 9.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Yoakum 92 198 177 15 22 .962 4.08
Hagan Andersen 47 79 88 15 7 .918 3.55
Lynn Adams 3 4 5 0 0 1.000 3.00
Craig Carter 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Michael Dugan 1 2 3 0 0 1.000 5.00
Gary McGhee 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Grayson 59 59 92 12 4 .926 2.56
Milton Bender 45 32 55 13 3 .870 1.93
Craig Carter 28 25 57 10 7 .891 2.93
Hagan Andersen 10 8 18 4 2 .867 2.60
Gary McGhee 5 5 10 0 0 1.000 3.00
Chuck Scrivener 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Scrivener 65 96 162 23 16 .918 3.97
Richard Walls 27 38 65 12 4 .896 3.81
Hagan Andersen 21 19 31 6 0 .893 2.38
Timothy Marting 19 29 47 5 5 .938 4.00
Lynn Adams 9 9 20 6 2 .829 3.22
Craig Carter 3 8 7 1 1 .938 5.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Jata 127 175 12 10 0 .949 1.47
Ike Blessitt 126 273 10 12 2 .959 2.25
John Hetrick 50 60 7 2 0 .971 1.34
Michael Baker 39 45 6 2 1 .962 1.31
Elliott Maddox 38 60 6 1 0 .985 1.74
James Tanner 33 63 5 3 0 .958 2.06
John Faehr 20 31 1 2 0 .941 1.60
Milton Bender 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arnold Helwig 28 5 30 2 1 .946 1.25
Nathanael Dixon 27 3 7 4 0 .714 0.37
Dennis Saunders 25 13 24 3 1 .925 1.48
Darrell Schneller 25 3 12 3 1 .833 0.60
Timothy Grisdale 21 0 6 1 0 .857 0.29
Millard Smith 17 5 16 0 0 1.000 1.24
Phil Meeler 16 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.38
Mike Cook 15 1 3 1 0 .800 0.27
Matthew Hoar 15 7 27 0 1 1.000 2.27
Joseph Brauer 11 4 9 0 0 1.000 1.18
Phillip Bartolone 10 1 8 1 0 .900 0.90
James Bourbeau 9 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.22
David Baldwin 8 1 3 3 0 .571 0.50
Robert Nauman 8 1 8 1 0 .900 1.13
Raymond Blosse 7 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.71
Dennis Grossini 7 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.29
Don Leshnock 7 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.71
George Murphy 6 0.00
Daniel Bootcheck 4 1 7 0 0 1.000 2.00
Edward Brancaccio 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
James Blight 2 0 5 0 0 1.000 2.50
Gary Ignasiak 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
John Bevil 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Charles Kuhn 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Lynn Adams 19 L R 6' 0.0" 170 1949
Hagan Andersen 23 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Mar 16, 1945 Teaneck, NJ, US
Michael Baker 19 L R 6' 3.0" 200 1949
David Baldwin 21 L L 6' 4.0" 185 1947
Phillip Bartolone 22 L L 6' 2.0" 187 1946
Milton Bender 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1946
John Bevil 22 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1946
Alex Bike 21 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Jun 21, 1947 Bridgeport, CT, US
Ike Blessitt 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 30, 1949 Detroit, MI, US
James Blight 22 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1946
Raymond Blosse 21 R R 6' 1.0" 193 1947
Daniel Bootcheck 20 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 25, 1947
James Bourbeau 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1946
Edward Brancaccio 23 S R 6' 2.0" 185 1945
Joseph Brauer 21 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 7, 1947
Craig Carter 20 L R 6' 2.0" 185 1948
Mike Cook 21 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Mar 6, 1947 Sand Mountain, AL, US
George DeVito 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1947
Nathanael Dixon 22 R R 6' 5.0" 220 1946
Michael Dugan 19 R R 5' 10.0" 152 1949
John Faehr 23 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 3, 1945
Tommy Grayson 23 S R 5' 9.0" 180 1945
Timothy Grisdale 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1946
Dennis Grossini 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 8, 1947
Arnold Helwig 23 R L 6' 1.0" 195 1945
John Hetrick 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1947
Matthew Hoar 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1944
Tim Hosley 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 10, 1947 Spartanburg, SC, US
Gary Ignasiak 18 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 1, 1949 Mount Clemens, MI, US
Paul Jata 18 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 4, 1949 Astoria, NY, US
Charles Kuhn 22 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 18, 1946
Don Leshnock 21 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 25, 1946 Youngstown, OH, US
Elliott Maddox 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 21, 1947 East Orange, NJ, US
Timothy Marting 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 16, 1945
Gary McGhee 19 L R 6' 1.0" 189 1949
Phil Meeler 19 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Jul 3, 1948 South Boston, VA, US
George Murphy 20 L L 6' 2.0" 190 1948
Robert Nauman 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jun 22, 1944
Dennis Saunders 19 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 4, 1949 Alhambra, CA, US
Darrell Schneller 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1948
Chuck Scrivener 20 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Oct 3, 1947 Alexandria, VA, US
Millard Smith 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1946
Douglas Swiss 19 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1949
James Tanner 18 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1950
Richard Walls 20 R R 6' 2.0" 182 May 21, 1948
David Yoakum 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 15, 1946 Middlesboro, KY, US

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