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1968 Columbus Jets

1968 > Class AAA > 1968 International League
Overall: 82-64
Scored 616 runs, Allowed 584 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-69

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Johnny Pesky
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Chris Cannizzaro3088311268296581431013855.243.342.325.66787311
2Bruce Dal Canton2711861100010013.
3Jack Damaska301284794313896191339354061.
4Dock Ellis#2319541000000002.
5Lyn Fitzer224431000000002.
6Shaun Fitzmaurice2521615229200210912. for 2 teams
7Gene Garber2023212001000000012.
8John Gelnar253279729204011100120.278.286.375.66127123
9Richie Hebner*2010442038150105205651223043.276.337.402.738153612
10Chuck Hiller*33873042733375102336202529.275.337.359.69698213
11Ed Hobaugh343218161200000014.
12Elvio Jimenez28139549499721572521477003323.315.362.457.819228755
13John Kennedy27130543471651262158572357113.268.347.384.731181447Stats for 2 teams
14Larry Killingsworth21816130200020007.
15Ken Larsen2726534759001400412.
16Timothy Murtaugh#255541100000010.250.400.250.6501000
17Jim O'Toole#311122202300030015.
18Al Oliver*211325064736114922131474612151.315.349.505.854239624
19Johnny Parker2820494556000201313.
20Freddie Patek23381541382142710101821121.304.368.370.73851320
21Silvano Quezada282220000000002.
22Pedro Ramos#3330232314100100010.
23Dave Roberts*2347103951024302710321.253.290.347.63733230
24Andre Rodgers334311598142970016101426.296.386.367.75336111
25Manny Sanguillen2410540537745119165860311727.316.346.448.794169335
26Dan Schneider*254813130100000005.
27Jim Shellenback*2425554669201400712.196.302.304.60614020
28Bernie Smith261315464917313820295216124563.281.343.385.728189343
29George Spriggs*311385985218014317563446106596.274.360.361.721188561
30Dave Wickersham321835302710010007.
31Jerry Wild26221291000000016.
31 Players26.814653754824616131520141785659937407731.273.333.380.712183248554160
* - 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
1Dick Colpaert240011.2530004.065522140012.00013.
2Bruce Dal Canton2704.0008.251140024.03325224124151121.87512.
3Dock Ellis2321.6672.351900023.014760111240021.0875.
4Lyn Fitzer2201.0007.36420011.013149410171012.09110.
5Gene Garber2051.8332.442310059.06221164174323031.3399.
6John Gelnar251010.5003.10252591183.0186716318295973111.1759.
7Ed Hobaugh3474.6363.183230068.06925243256381001.3829.
8Larry Killingsworth2125.2864.20881145.03724216253323011.3787.
9Ken Larsen27119.5503.22242263148.0134575314364971071.1498.
10Jim O'Toole*3133.5005.5011110054.05838339180372031.4079.
11Tony Przybycien26000.0010001.020000010002.00018.
12Silvano Quezada28003.0021009.0114302070001.44411.
13Pedro Ramos3311.5005.092930076.075494310302408061.3828.
14Denny Riddleberger*220018.0030004.078822050002.25015.84.54.511.22.50
15Dave Roberts*23185.7833.172727144193.01897468184511332051.2128.
16Dan Schneider*2572.7783.424800071.06628273256540041.2828.
17Jim Shellenback*2498.5292.85251882142.011348459427903041.0927.
18Dave Wickersham3257.4174.7518165091.0103544811264464051.41810.
19Jerry Wild2623.4005.112051044.05232253254321041.75010.
19 Players26.58264.5623.7414614610244151250.0123058451912038253790342491.2908.
* - 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


Manny Sanguillen1015886089.9886.428
Chris Cannizzaro462632430.9906.245
Timothy Murtaugh211001.0001.000


Al Oliver9590228983.9909.79
Andre Rodgers241907114.9958.21
Chris Cannizzaro2319012219.9908.78
Chuck Hiller1714211215.9879.00
Manny Sanguillen130001.0003.00


Jack Damaska1252473911085.9855.10
Chuck Hiller254679217.9845.00


Richie Hebner97732111910.9372.93
Chuck Hiller28145262.9172.36
Chris Cannizzaro1472421.9392.21
Johnny Parker791721.9293.71
Bernie Smith338001.0003.67


John Kennedy1292094154186.9384.84Stats for 2 teams
Freddie Patek3377108525.9745.61
Richie Hebner441341.8104.25
Johnny Parker13120.6674.00


George Spriggs1361961771.9681.57
Elvio Jimenez126214981.9651.77
Bernie Smith122256730.9892.16
Al Oliver4066070.9041.65
Shaun Fitzmaurice15230001.0001.53Stats for 2 teams
Chuck Hiller560001.0001.20
Johnny Parker230001.0001.50
Manny Sanguillen110001.0001.00


Dan Schneider48210001.0000.25
Ed Hobaugh32914001.0000.72
Pedro Ramos2941611.9520.69
Dave Roberts27103714.9791.74
John Gelnar251045011.0002.20
Jim Shellenback2533730.9301.60
Ken Larsen241025031.0001.46
Gene Garber236612.9230.52
Jerry Wild202910.9170.55
Dock Ellis1916011.0000.37
Dave Wickersham1812010.9551.17
Bruce Dal Canton1106001.0000.55
Jim O'Toole11310021.0001.18
Larry Killingsworth82410.8570.75
Lyn Fitzer423001.0001.25
Dick Colpaert301001.0000.33
Denny Riddleberger300000.00
Silvano Quezada203001.0001.50
Tony Przybycien101001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Chris Cannizzaro30RR6' 0.0"190May 3, 1938Oakland, CA, US
Dick Colpaert24RR5' 10.0"182Jan 3, 1944Fraser, MI, US
Bruce Dal Canton27RR6' 2.0"205Jun 15, 1941California, PA, US
Jack Damaska30RR5' 11.0"168Aug 21, 1937Beaver Falls, PA, US
Dock Ellis23SR6' 3.0"205Mar 11, 1945Los Angeles, CA, US
Lyn Fitzer22RR6' 1.0"193Jan 11, 1946Columbus, OH, US
Shaun Fitzmaurice25RR6' 0.0"180Aug 25, 1942Worcester, MA, US
Gene Garber20RR5' 10.0"175Nov 13, 1947Lancaster, PA, US
John Gelnar25RR6' 2.0"185Jun 25, 1943Granite, OK, US
Richie Hebner20LR6' 1.0"195Nov 26, 1947Boston, MA, US
Chuck Hiller33LR5' 11.0"170Oct 1, 1934Johnsburg, IL, US
Ed Hobaugh34RR6' 0.0"176Jun 27, 1934Kittanning, PA, US
Elvio Jimenez28RR5' 9.0"170Jan 6, 1940San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
John Kennedy27RR6' 0.0"185May 29, 1941Chicago, IL, US
Larry Killingsworth21RR6' 0.0"170Jun 10, 1947Van Nuys, CA, US
Ken Larsen27RR6' 1.0"185Apr 23, 1941Chicago, IL, US
Timothy Murtaugh25SR5' 11.0"195May 6, 1943Chester, PA, US
Jim O'Toole31SL6' 0.0"190Jan 10, 1937Chicago, IL, US
Al Oliver21LL6' 0.0"195Oct 14, 1946Portsmouth, OH, US
Johnny Parker28RR5' 10.0"170Mar 26, 1940
Freddie Patek23RR5' 5.0"148Oct 9, 1944Seguin, TX, US
Tony Przybycien26RR6' 3.0"190Aug 27, 1941Springfield, MA, US
Silvano Quezada28RR6' 2.0"190Sep 13, 1939Sabana de la Mar, Hato Mayor, DO
Pedro Ramos33SR6' 0.0"175Apr 28, 1935Pinar del Rio, Pinar del Rio, CU
Denny Riddleberger22RL6' 3.0"195Nov 22, 1945Clifton Forge, VA, US
Dave Roberts23LL6' 3.0"195Sep 11, 1944Gallipolis, OH, US
Andre Rodgers33RR6' 3.0"200Dec 2, 1934Nassau, BS
Manny Sanguillen24RR6' 0.0"193Mar 21, 1944Colon, Colon, PA
Dan Schneider25LL6' 3.0"170Aug 29, 1942Evansville, IN, US
Jim Shellenback24LL6' 2.0"200Nov 18, 1943Riverside, CA, US
Bernie Smith26RR5' 9.0"164Sep 4, 1941Ponchatoula, LA, US
George Spriggs31LR5' 11.0"175May 22, 1937Jewell, MD, US
Dave Wickersham32RR6' 3.0"188Sep 27, 1935Erie, PA, US
Jerry Wild26RR6' 0.0"175Jul 31, 1941Franklin, NC, US

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