1968 Detroit Tigers Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 103-59
Finished 1st in the AL
Attendance: 2,032,257, Avg. 27,839
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Won World Series
World Series - Defeated St. Louis Cardinals 4-3
Manager: Mayo Smith (103-59)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1968 Detroit Tigers Statistics
1968 Detroit Tigers Roster

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the 1968 season with a record of 103 wins and 59 losses, finishing first in the AL. Mayo Smith coached the team. The 1968 Detroit Tigers won the World Series.

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Regular Season Runs For: 666
Regular Season Runs Against: 487

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 10, 1968 Boston Red Sox 7 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 11, 1968 Boston Red Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 13, 1968 Chicago White Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 2-1 0-0 2-1
April 14, 1968 Chicago White Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 3-1 0-0 3-1
April 16, 1968 Detroit Tigers 9 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 3-1 1-0 4-1
April 17, 1968 Cleveland Indians 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 4-1 1-0 5-1
April 18, 1968 Cleveland Indians 0 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 5-1 1-0 6-1
April 20, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 5-1 2-0 7-1
April 21, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 5-1 3-0 8-1
April 21, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 5-1 4-0 9-1
April 24, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 5-1 4-1 9-2
April 26, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at New York Yankees 5 L 5-1 4-2 9-3
April 27, 1968 Detroit Tigers 7 at New York Yankees 0 W 5-1 5-2 10-3
April 28, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 5-1 5-3 10-4
April 28, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at New York Yankees 2 W 5-1 6-3 11-4
April 29, 1968 Oakland Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 6-1 6-3 12-4
April 30, 1968 Oakland Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 6-2 6-3 12-5
May 1, 1968 Minnesota Twins 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 7-2 6-3 13-5
May 2, 1968 Minnesota Twins 3 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 7-3 6-3 13-6
May 3, 1968 California Angels 6 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 7-4 6-3 13-7
May 4, 1968 California Angels 7 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 7-5 6-3 13-8
May 5, 1968 California Angels 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 8-5 6-3 14-8
May 6, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Baltimore Orioles 4 L 8-5 6-4 14-9
May 7, 1968 Detroit Tigers 2 at Baltimore Orioles 1 W 8-5 7-4 15-9
May 8, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Baltimore Orioles 1 W 8-5 8-4 16-9
May 10, 1968 Detroit Tigers 12 at Washington Senators 1 W 8-5 9-4 17-9
May 11, 1968 Detroit Tigers 12 at Washington Senators 2 W 8-5 10-4 18-9
May 12, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Washington Senators 6 L 8-5 10-5 18-10
May 14, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 0 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 9-5 10-5 19-10
May 15, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 10 at Detroit Tigers 8 L 9-6 10-5 19-11
May 17, 1968 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 10-6 10-5 20-11
May 18, 1968 Washington Senators 8 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 10-7 10-5 20-12
May 19, 1968 Washington Senators 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 11-7 10-5 21-12
May 19, 1968 Washington Senators 0 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 12-7 10-5 22-12
May 20, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Minnesota Twins 3 W 12-7 11-5 23-12
May 21, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at Minnesota Twins 3 L 12-7 11-6 23-13
May 22, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Minnesota Twins 4 L 12-7 11-7 23-14
May 25, 1968 Detroit Tigers 2 at Oakland Athletics 1 W 12-7 12-7 24-14
May 26, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Oakland Athletics 7 L 12-7 12-8 24-15
May 27, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at California Angels 7 L 12-7 12-9 24-16
May 28, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at California Angels 1 W 12-7 13-9 25-16
May 29, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at California Angels 0 W 12-7 14-9 26-16
May 30, 1968 Detroit Tigers 7 at California Angels 3 W 12-7 15-9 27-16
May 31, 1968 New York Yankees 0 at Detroit Tigers 1 W 13-7 15-9 28-16
June 1, 1968 New York Yankees 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 14-7 15-9 29-16
June 2, 1968 New York Yankees 4 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 14-8 15-9 29-17
June 2, 1968 New York Yankees 1 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 15-8 15-9 30-17
June 3, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 15-8 15-10 30-18
June 4, 1968 Detroit Tigers 2 at Boston Red Sox 0 W 15-8 16-10 31-18
June 4, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 15-8 16-11 31-19
June 5, 1968 Detroit Tigers 5 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 15-8 17-11 32-19
June 6, 1968 Detroit Tigers 5 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 15-8 18-11 33-19
June 7, 1968 Cleveland Indians 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 16-8 18-11 34-19
June 8, 1968 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 17-8 18-11 35-19
June 9, 1968 Cleveland Indians 2 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 17-9 18-11 35-20
June 11, 1968 Minnesota Twins 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 18-9 18-11 36-20
June 11, 1968 Minnesota Twins 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 19-9 18-11 37-20
June 12, 1968 Minnesota Twins 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 20-9 18-11 38-20
June 13, 1968 Minnesota Twins 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 21-9 18-11 39-20
June 14, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 21-9 19-11 40-20
June 15, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 7 L 21-9 19-12 40-21
June 16, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 21-9 20-12 41-21
June 16, 1968 Detroit Tigers 2 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 21-9 20-13 41-22
June 18, 1968 Boston Red Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 22-9 20-13 42-22
June 19, 1968 Boston Red Sox 8 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 22-10 20-13 42-23
June 20, 1968 Boston Red Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 23-10 20-13 43-23
June 21, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Cleveland Indians 4 L 23-10 20-14 43-24
June 22, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 23-10 20-15 43-25
June 23, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Cleveland Indians 1 W 23-10 21-15 44-25
June 23, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Cleveland Indians 3 L 23-10 21-16 44-26
June 24, 1968 Detroit Tigers 14 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 23-10 22-16 45-26
June 25, 1968 Detroit Tigers 8 at New York Yankees 5 W 23-10 23-16 46-26
June 28, 1968 Chicago White Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 24-10 23-16 47-26
June 29, 1968 Chicago White Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 25-10 23-16 48-26
June 30, 1968 Chicago White Sox 12 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 25-11 23-16 48-27
July 1, 1968 California Angels 1 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 26-11 23-16 49-27
July 2, 1968 California Angels 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 27-11 23-16 50-27
July 3, 1968 California Angels 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 28-11 23-16 51-27
July 4, 1968 California Angels 10 at Detroit Tigers 13 W 29-11 23-16 52-27
July 5, 1968 Oakland Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 30-11 23-16 53-27
July 6, 1968 Oakland Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 30-12 23-16 53-28
July 7, 1968 Oakland Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 31-12 23-16 54-28
July 7, 1968 Oakland Athletics 6 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 32-12 23-16 55-28
July 11, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 32-12 23-17 55-29
July 12, 1968 Detroit Tigers 5 at Minnesota Twins 1 W 32-12 24-17 56-29
July 13, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Minnesota Twins 7 L 32-12 24-18 56-30
July 14, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at California Angels 7 L 32-12 24-19 56-31
July 15, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at California Angels 4 L 32-12 24-20 56-32
July 16, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 0 W 32-12 25-20 57-32
July 17, 1968 Detroit Tigers 2 at Oakland Athletics 3 L 32-12 25-21 57-33
July 18, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland Athletics 1 W 32-12 26-21 58-33
July 19, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 33-12 26-21 59-33
July 20, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 33-13 26-21 59-34
July 21, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 33-14 26-21 59-35
July 21, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 33-15 26-21 59-36
July 23, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Washington Senators 4 W 33-15 27-21 60-36
July 24, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Washington Senators 6 L 33-15 27-22 60-37
July 25, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Washington Senators 1 W 33-15 28-22 61-37
July 26, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Baltimore Orioles 1 W 33-15 29-22 62-37
July 27, 1968 Detroit Tigers 9 at Baltimore Orioles 0 W 33-15 30-22 63-37
July 28, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 33-15 30-23 63-38
July 29, 1968 New York Yankees 7 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 33-16 30-23 63-39
July 30, 1968 New York Yankees 0 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 34-16 30-23 64-39
July 31, 1968 Washington Senators 0 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 35-16 30-23 65-39
August 1, 1968 Washington Senators 9 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 35-17 30-23 65-40
August 2, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Minnesota Twins 5 W 35-17 31-23 66-40
August 3, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Minnesota Twins 4 L 35-17 31-24 66-41
August 4, 1968 Detroit Tigers 2 at Minnesota Twins 1 W 35-17 32-24 67-41
August 6, 1968 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 36-17 32-24 68-41
August 6, 1968 Cleveland Indians 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 37-17 32-24 69-41
August 7, 1968 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 38-17 32-24 70-41
August 8, 1968 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 13 W 39-17 32-24 71-41
August 9, 1968 Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 39-18 32-24 71-42
August 10, 1968 Boston Red Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 40-18 32-24 72-42
August 11, 1968 Boston Red Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 41-18 32-24 73-42
August 11, 1968 Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 42-18 32-24 74-42
August 12, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 42-18 33-24 75-42
August 13, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Cleveland Indians 1 L 42-18 33-25 75-43
August 14, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Cleveland Indians 0 W 42-18 34-25 76-43
August 16, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Boston Red Sox 0 W 42-18 35-25 77-43
August 17, 1968 Detroit Tigers 10 at Boston Red Sox 9 W 42-18 36-25 78-43
August 18, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 42-18 36-26 78-44
August 20, 1968 Chicago White Sox 0 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 43-18 36-26 79-44
August 20, 1968 Chicago White Sox 10 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 43-19 36-26 79-45
August 21, 1968 Chicago White Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 44-19 36-26 80-45
August 22, 1968 Chicago White Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 45-19 36-26 81-45
August 23, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 45-19 36-27 81-46
August 24, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 45-19 36-28 81-47
August 25, 1968 Detroit Tigers 5 at New York Yankees 6 L 45-19 36-29 81-48
August 25, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at New York Yankees 5 L 45-19 36-30 81-49
August 26, 1968 Detroit Tigers 3 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 45-19 37-30 82-49
August 27, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 45-19 37-31 82-50
August 28, 1968 California Angels 1 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 46-19 37-31 83-50
August 29, 1968 California Angels 0 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 47-19 37-31 84-50
August 30, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Detroit Tigers 9 W 48-19 37-31 85-50
August 31, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 48-20 37-31 85-51
September 1, 1968 Baltimore Orioles 3 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 49-20 37-31 86-51
September 2, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Oakland Athletics 4 L 49-20 37-32 86-52
September 2, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 3 W 49-20 38-32 87-52
September 3, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Oakland Athletics 3 W 49-20 39-32 88-52
September 4, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 2 W 49-20 40-32 89-52
September 6, 1968 Minnesota Twins 3 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 50-20 40-32 90-52
September 7, 1968 Minnesota Twins 2 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 50-21 40-32 90-53
September 8, 1968 Minnesota Twins 3 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 50-22 40-32 90-54
September 9, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at California Angels 0 W 50-22 41-32 91-54
September 10, 1968 Detroit Tigers 7 at California Angels 2 W 50-22 42-32 92-54
September 11, 1968 Detroit Tigers 8 at California Angels 2 W 50-22 43-32 93-54
September 13, 1968 Oakland Athletics 0 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 51-22 43-32 94-54
September 14, 1968 Oakland Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 52-22 43-32 95-54
September 15, 1968 Oakland Athletics 0 at Detroit Tigers 13 W 53-22 43-32 96-54
September 16, 1968 New York Yankees 1 at Detroit Tigers 9 W 54-22 43-32 97-54
September 17, 1968 New York Yankees 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 55-22 43-32 98-54
September 19, 1968 New York Yankees 2 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 56-22 43-32 99-54
September 20, 1968 Detroit Tigers 6 at Washington Senators 3 W 56-22 44-32 100-54
September 21, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Washington Senators 3 W 56-22 45-32 101-54
September 22, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at Washington Senators 6 L 56-22 45-33 101-55
September 23, 1968 Detroit Tigers 1 at Baltimore Orioles 2 L 56-22 45-34 101-56
September 24, 1968 Detroit Tigers 5 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 56-22 46-34 102-56
September 25, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 56-22 47-34 103-56
September 27, 1968 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 56-23 47-34 103-57
September 28, 1968 Washington Senators 2 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 56-24 47-34 103-58
September 29, 1968 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 56-25 47-34 103-59
October 2, 1968 Detroit Tigers 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
October 3, 1968 Detroit Tigers 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 0-0 1-1 1-1
October 5, 1968 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 0-1 1-1 1-2
October 6, 1968 St. Louis Cardinals 10 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 0-2 1-1 1-3
October 7, 1968 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 1-2 1-1 2-3
October 9, 1968 Detroit Tigers 13 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 1-2 2-1 3-3
October 10, 1968 Detroit Tigers 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 1-2 3-1 4-3