1968 Boston Red Sox Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 86-76
Finished 4th in the AL
Attendance: 1,882,655, Avg. 24,772
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Manager: Dick Williams (86-76)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1968 Boston Red Sox Statistics
1968 Boston Red Sox Results

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 1968 season with a record of 86 wins and 76 losses, finishing fourth in the AL.

The Red Sox scored 614 runs and allowed 611 runs. Ken Harrelson walloped 35 home runs for Boston, while Carl Yastrzemski and Reggie Smith added 20 or more, too. Ken Harrelson drove in 109 runs. Carl Yastrzemski paced all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .301. Ray Culp and Dick Ellsworth topped the team with 16 wins each, and Ray Culp earned a 2.91 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Dick Williams coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jerry AdairSSRRDecember 17, 19366'0"175Sand Springs, OK USA
Luis AlvaradoSSRRJanuary 15, 19495'9"162Lajas, P.R.
Mike Andrews2BRRJuly 9, 19436'3"195Los Angeles, CA USA
Gary BellPRRNovember 17, 19366'1"196San Antonio, TX USA
Bucky BrandonPRRJuly 8, 19406'2"200Nacogdoches, TX USA
Ray CulpPRRAugust 6, 19416'0"200Elgin, TX USA
Dick EllsworthPLLMarch 22, 19406'3"180Lusk, WY USA
Joe Foy3BRRFebruary 21, 19436'0"215New York, NY USA
Russ GibsonCRRMay 6, 19396'1"195Fall River, MA USA
Ken HarrelsonRFRRSeptember 4, 19416'2"190Woodruff, SC USA
Elston HowardCRRFebruary 23, 19296'2"196St. Louis, MO USA
Dalton Jones1BLRDecember 10, 19436'1"180McComb, MS USA
Joe LahoudRFLLApril 14, 19476'1"198Danbury, CT USA
Bill LandisPLLOctober 8, 19426'2"178Hanford, CA USA
Jim LonborgPRRApril 16, 19426'5"200Santa Maria, CA USA
Sparky LylePLLJuly 22, 19446'1"182Du Bois, PA USA
Dave MoreheadPRRSeptember 5, 19426'1"185San Diego, CA USA
Jerry MosesCRRAugust 9, 19466'3"210Yazoo City, MS USA
Russ NixonCLRFebruary 19, 19356'1"195Cleves, OH USA
Gene OliverCRRMarch 22, 19356'2"225Moline, IL USA
Rico PetrocelliSSRRJune 27, 19436'0"175Brooklyn, NY USA
Juan PizarroPLLFebruary 7, 19375'11"170Santurce, P.R.
Floyd RobinsonRFLRMay 9, 19365'9"175Prescott, AR USA
Garry RoggenburkPRLApril 16, 19406'6"195Cleveland, OH USA
Jose SantiagoPRRAugust 15, 19406'2"185Juana Diaz, P.R.
George Scott1BRRMarch 23, 19446'2"200Greenville, MS USA
Norm Siebern1BLRJuly 26, 19336'2"200St. Louis, MO USA
Reggie SmithCFBRApril 2, 19456'0"180Shreveport, LA USA
Lee StangePRROctober 27, 19365'10"170Chicago, IL USA
Jerry StephensonPLROctober 6, 19436'2"185Detroit, MI USA
Jose TartabullOFLLNovember 27, 19385'11"165Cienfuegos, Ci Cuba
George ThomasLFRRNovember 29, 19376'3"190Minneapolis, MN USA
Gary WaslewskiPRRJuly 21, 19416'4"190Meriden, CT USA
Fred WenzPRRAugust 26, 19416'3"214Bound Brook, NJ USA
John WyattPRRApril 19, 19355'11"200Chicago, IL USA
Carl YastrzemskiLFLRAugust 22, 19395'11"175Southampton, NY USA