Detroit Tigers great Bill Freehan is celebrating his 71st birthday today. Bill was an 11 time All-Star, won 5 Gold Gloves and was a member of the 1968 World Series Champions.1968 Topps #375
Celebrating his 73rd birthday today, is 3 time All-Star Dick McAuliffe. McAuliffe was also a member of the 1968 Tigers and though he hit only .222 in the Series he did drive in three and scored five times.
1968 Topps #285
2004 UD Timeless Teams #28
Here's Dick facing Bob Gibson. He was the first batter of the series and struck out. He did single in the 6th in a 4-0 loss.