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1968 FIL Tigers

1968 > Class Winter Rookie > 1968 Florida Instructional League
Overall: 21-25
Scored 145 runs, Allowed 167 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 20-26

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Jack Tighe
Represented: FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Hagan Andersen 23 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Mar 16, 1945 Teaneck, NJ, US
Ike Blessitt 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 30, 1949 Detroit, MI, US
Joseph Brauer 21 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 7, 1947
Bill Butler 21 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 12, 1947 Hyattsville, MD, US
James Covington 25 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 5, 1943 Amarillo, TX, US
James Dietz 21 L L 6' 3.0" 165 1947
Herbert Doebler 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Jan 29, 1948
Robert Heumann 23 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 29, 1944
Masayoshi Higashida 22 R R 6' 0.0" 193 Aug 1, 1945 Nara, JP
Tim Hosley 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 10, 1947 Spartanburg, SC, US
Kazuto Kawabata 20 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Apr 12, 1948 Kawachi, Kagoshima, JP
Mike Kilkenny 23 R L 6' 3.0" 175 Apr 11, 1945 Bradford, ON, CA
George Korince 22 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jan 10, 1946 Ottawa, ON, CA
Gene Lamont 21 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 25, 1946 Rockford, IL, US
Norm McRae 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 26, 1947 Elizabeth, NJ, US
Bob Molinaro 18 L R 6' 0.0" 190 May 21, 1950 Newark, NJ, US
Mitsuo Motoi 21 R R 5' 8.0" 180 Nov 10, 1946 Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Frederick Moulder 23 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Nov 26, 1944 Guthrie, OK, US
Michael Murray 20 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1948
Yashsheo Otsuka -- R R Unknown
Joseph Pellechi 21 L R 5' 10.0" 170 1947
Larry Rojas 26 R R 5' 11.0" 182 Feb 2, 1942 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Michael Small 22 L L 6' 4.0" 205 May 1, 1946
Keith Spicer 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1945
James Tanner 18 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1950
Gary Taylor 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 19, 1945 Detroit, MI, US
Richard Walls 20 R R 6' 2.0" 182 May 21, 1948
Robert Welz 22 L L 6' 1.0" 214 Feb 11, 1946 Dorchester, MA, US

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