1968 Minnesota Twins Roster

The 1968 Minnesota Twins team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1968 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1968 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1968 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1968 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1968 Minnesota Twins primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

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The 1968 Minnesota Twins played 162 games during the regular season, won 79 games, lost 83 games, and finished in seventh position. They played their home games at Metropolitan Stadium (Park Factors: 105/104) where 1,143,257 fans witnessed their 1968 Twins finish the season with a .488 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1968 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1968 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1968 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1968 Minnesota Twins primary starters list:

1968 Minnesota Twins
Salaries

Harmon Killebrew $80,000.00
Jim Kaat $60,000.00
Johnny Roseboro $60,000.00
Tony Oliva $50,000.00
Dean Chance $49,500.00
Ron Perranoski $48,000.00
Bob Allison $41,500.00
Bob Miller $36,000.00
Jim Merritt $23,000.00
Jim Holt $21,000.00
Rod Carew $17,000.00
Cesar Tovar $17,000.00
Jackie Hernandez $8,500.00
Pat Kelly $6,500.00
Buzz Stephen $5,400.00
Bruce Look $5,000.00

Did you know that a 1968 Minnesota Twins Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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