1968 Baltimore Orioles Hitting Stats

The 1968 Baltimore Orioles hitting stats seen on this page include hitting data for every player who appeared in a game during the 1968 season. Hits, doubles, triples, home runs, batting averages and more hitting stats are included for every player on the 1968 Baltimore Orioles broken down by each hitter. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

NOTE: You can easily SORT the hitting stats on the table by simply clicking on the title of the hitting stat. Example, click HR (home runs) and the hitting stat sorts from least to greatest. Click it again, greatest to least.

"I'm a guy who just wanted to see his name in the lineup everyday. To me, baseball was a passion to the point of obsession" - Brooks Robinson
1968 Baltimore Orioles Hitting Stats


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Sortable Hitting Stats for the 1968 Baltimore Orioles (click any stat to sort)

IBB AVG OBP SLG
Adamson, Mike Mike Adamson 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333
Beene, Fred Fred Beene 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Belanger, Mark Mark Belanger 145 472 40 98 13 0 2 21 40 2 114 .208 .272 .248
Blair, Paul Paul Blair 141 421 48 89 22 1 7 38 37 4 60 .211 .277 .318
Blefary, Curt Curt Blefary 137 451 50 90 8 1 15 39 65 11 66 .200 .301 .322
Brabender, Gene Gene Brabender 37 35 2 3 1 0 1 4 1 0 23 .086 .108 .200
Buford, Don Don Buford 130 426 65 120 13 4 15 46 57 5 46 .282 .367 .437
Bunker, Wally Wally Bunker 18 18 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 10 .111 .200 .111
Drabowsky, Moe Moe Drabowsky 45 7 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286 .286 .286
Etchebarren, Andy Andy Etchebarren 74 189 20 44 11 2 5 20 19 4 46 .233 .311 .392
Fernandez, Chico Chico Fernandez 24 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .111 .158 .111
Fiore, Mike Mike Fiore 6 17 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 .059 .273 .059
Floyd, Bobby Bobby Floyd 5 9 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .111 .100 .222
Haney, Larry Larry Haney 38 89 5 21 3 1 1 5 0 0 19 .236 .236 .326
Hardin, Jim Jim Hardin 35 82 4 7 1 1 0 3 0 0 34 .085 .085 .122
Hendricks, Ellie Ellie Hendricks 79 183 19 37 8 1 7 23 19 2 51 .202 .279 .372
Howard, Bruce Bruce Howard 10 7 1 2 1 0 1 2 1 0 1 .286 .375 .857
Johnson, Davey Davey Johnson 145 504 50 122 24 4 9 56 44 5 80 .242 .308 .359
Leonhard, Dave Dave Leonhard 30 31 1 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 13 .129 .156 .129
May, Dave Dave May 84 152 15 29 6 3 0 7 19 3 27 .191 .285 .270
McNally, Dave Dave McNally 35 86 10 11 1 0 3 10 9 0 46 .128 .208 .244
Morris, John John Morris 19 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000
Motton, Curt Curt Motton 83 217 27 43 7 0 8 25 31 0 43 .198 .298 .341
Nelson, Roger Roger Nelson 19 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 10 .063 .167 .063
O'Donoghue, John John O'Donoghue 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000
Phoebus, Tom Tom Phoebus 36 82 3 15 2 0 1 8 3 0 23 .183 .212 .244
Powell, Boog Boog Powell 154 550 60 137 21 1 22 85 73 12 97 .249 .338 .411
Rettenmund, Merv Merv Rettenmund 31 64 10 19 5 0 2 7 18 0 20 .297 .452 .469
Richert, Pete Pete Richert 36 10 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 .200 .200 .300
Robinson, Brooks Brooks Robinson 162 608 65 154 36 6 17 75 44 11 55 .253 .304 .416
Robinson, Frank Frank Robinson 130 421 69 113 27 1 15 52 73 4 84 .268 .390 .444
Valentine, Fred Fred Valentine 47 91 9 17 3 2 2 5 7 0 20 .187 .253 .330
Watt, Eddie Eddie Watt 59 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .111 .000
IBB AVG OBP SLG
1968 Baltimore Orioles Hitting Stats

Which hitters from the 1968 Baltimore Orioles played the most games by each position? C Andy Etchebarren (70), 1B Boog Powell (149), 2B Davey Johnson (127), 3B Brooks Robinson (162), SS Mark Belanger (145), LF Curt Blefary (55)LF Frank Robinson (55), CF Paul Blair (132), RF Frank Robinson (77).

Did you know that Boog Powell (22 home runs) was the "Home Run Champion" for the 1968 Baltimore Orioles? The "RBI Champion" was Boog Powell (85 RBI), and the "Hit King" was Brooks Robinson (154 hits).

How do you determine who is the batting champion for the 1968 Baltimore Orioles? Major League Baseball (Rule 10.22 Minimum Standards for Individual Championships) states, "The individual batting, slugging or on-base percentage champion shall be the player with the highest batting average, slugging percentage or on-base percentage, as the case may be, provided the player is credited with as many or more total appearances at the plate in league championship games as the number of games scheduled for each club in his clubs league that season, multiplied by 3.1 in the case of a Major League player and by 2.7 in the case of a National Association player. Total appearances at the plate shall include official times at bat, plus bases on balls, times hit by pitcher, sacrifice hits, sacrifice flies and times awarded first base because of interference or obstruction. Notwithstanding the foregoing requirement of minimum appearances at the plate, any player with fewer than the required number of plate appearances whose average would be the highest, if he were charged with the required number of plate appearances shall be awarded the batting, slugging or on-base percentage championship, as the case may be.

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