1967 Cincinnati Reds
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)Francis L. Dale
General manager(s)Bob Howsam
Manager(s)Dave Bristol
Local televisionWLWT
(Ed Kennedy, Frank McCormick)
Local radioWCKY
(Jim McIntyre, Claude Sullivan, Joe Nuxhall)
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The 1967 Cincinnati Reds season consisted of the Reds finishing in fourth place in the National League with a record of 87–75, 14½ games behind the NL and World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals. The Reds were managed by Dave Bristol and played their home games at Crosley Field.

Regular season

On August 28, Johnny Bench made his major league debut at age 19.[1]

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 101 60 0.627 49–32 52–28
San Francisco Giants 91 71 0.562 10½ 51–31 40–40
Chicago Cubs 87 74 0.540 14 49–34 38–40
Cincinnati Reds 87 75 0.537 14½ 49–32 38–43
Philadelphia Phillies 82 80 0.506 19½ 45–35 37–45
Pittsburgh Pirates 81 81 0.500 20½ 49–32 32–49
Atlanta Braves 77 85 0.475 24½ 48–33 29–52
Los Angeles Dodgers 73 89 0.451 28½ 42–39 31–50
Houston Astros 69 93 0.426 32½ 46–35 23–58
New York Mets 61 101 0.377 40½ 36–42 25–59

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
Team ATL CHC CIN HOU LAD NYM PHI PIT SF STL
Atlanta 11–7 5–13 11–7 8–10 8–10 10–8 8–10 10–8 6–12
Chicago 7–11 12–6 8–10 9–9 13–5 11–7 11–7–1 10–8 6–11
Cincinnati 13–5 6–12 15–3 8–10 12–6 10–8 10–8 8–10 5–13
Houston 7–11 10–8 3–15 10–8 11–7 7–11 9–9 6–12 6–12
Los Angeles 10–8 9–9 10–8 8–10 12–6 6–12 7–11 5–13 6–12
New York 10–8 5–13 6–12 7–11 6–12 4–14 11–7 5–13 7–11
Philadelphia 8-10 7–11 8–10 11–7 12–6 14–4 8–10 8–10 6–12
Pittsburgh 10–8 7–11–1 8–10 9–9 11–7 7–11 10–8 8–10 11–7
San Francisco 8–10 8–10 10–8 12–6 13–5 13–5 10–8 10–8 7–11
St. Louis 12–6 11–6 13–5 12–6 12–6 11–7 12–6 7–11 11–7


Notable transactions

Roster

1967 Cincinnati Reds
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Johnny Edwards 80 209 43 .206 2 20
1B Deron Johnson 108 361 81 .224 13 53
2B Tommy Helms 137 497 136 .274 2 35
SS Leo Cárdenas 108 379 97 .256 2 21
3B Tony Pérez 156 600 174 .290 26 102
LF Pete Rose 148 585 176 .301 12 76
CF Vada Pinson 158 650 187 .288 18 66
RF Tommy Harper 103 365 82 .225 7 22

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Lee May 127 438 116 .265 12 57
Chico Ruiz 105 250 55 .220 0 13
Don Pavletich 74 231 55 .238 6 34
Art Shamsky 76 147 29 .197 3 13
Floyd Robinson 55 130 31 .238 1 10
Jimmie Coker 45 97 18 .186 2 4
Johnny Bench 26 86 14 .163 1 6
Dick Simpson 44 54 14 .259 1 6
Jake Wood 16 17 2 .118 0 1
Gordy Coleman 4 7 0 .000 0 0
Len Boehmer 2 3 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Gary Nolan 33 226.2 14 8 2.58 206
Milt Pappas 34 217.2 16 13 3.35 129
Jim Maloney 30 196.1 15 11 3.25 153
Mel Queen 32 195.2 14 8 2.76 154
Sammy Ellis 32 175.2 8 11 3.84 80

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Billy McCool 31 97.1 3 7 3.42 83
Gerry Arrigo 32 74.0 6 6 3.16 56
John Tsitouris 2 8.0 1 0 3.38 4

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Ted Abernathy 70 6 3 28 1.27 88
Don Nottebart 47 0 3 4 1.93 48
Bob Lee 27 3 3 3 4.44 33
Darrell Osteen 10 0 2 2 6.28 13
Jack Baldschun 9 0 0 0 4.15 12
Ted Davidson 9 1 0 0 4.15 6

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
AAA Buffalo Bisons International League Lou Fitzgerald and Don Zimmer
AA Knoxville Smokies Southern League Don Zimmer and Lou Fitzgerald
A Tampa Tarpons Florida State League George Scherger
A-Short Season Sioux Falls Packers Northern League Jim Snyder
Rookie Wytheville Reds Appalachian League Scott Breeden

[3]

Notes

  1. ^ Johnny Bench at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Chris Chambliss at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007

References