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1965 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  102-60   .630
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Sam Mele
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  1,463,258
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Dodgers)

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Johnny Klippstein (37)
Youngest Player:  Dave Boswell (20)
Longest Tenure:  Camilo Pascual, Harmon Killebrew, Bill Pleis, Jim Kaat, Rich Rollins, Don Mincher, Zoilo Versalles, Earl Battey, Bob Allison (5)
Top Hitter:  Zoilo Versalles (2)
Top Pitcher:  Mudcat Grant (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Eddie Leon (#9)

Roster Continuity:  81.01%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Minnesota10260.630--
Chi White Sox9567.5867.0
Baltimore9468.5808.0
Detroit8973.54913.0
Cleveland8775.53715.0
NY Yankees7785.47525.0
California7587.46327.0
Washington7092.43232.0
Boston62100.38340.0
KC Athletics59103.36443.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Cesar Tovar1965-04-121965W  5-4 vs MIN402000110000000120111st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
Sandy Valdespino1965-04-121965W  5-4 vs MIN000000000100000100001st career game
Sandy Valdespino1965-04-151965L  6-4 vs MIN101000000000000210001st career hit
Harmon Killebrew1965-04-211965W  7-2 @ NYA310000000100000100089527267261000th career game
Tony Oliva1965-04-221965W  8-2 @ NYA52200240001000018322935105122 home runs
Rich Reese1965-04-231965W  8-6 @ DET1011000000000001510001st career hit
John Sevcik1965-04-241965L  7-4 @ DET000000000000000100001st career game
Sandy Valdespino1965-04-241965L  7-4 @ DET101000100000000420101st career RBI
Camilo Pascual1965-04-271965W  11-1 @ CLE42200150010000038515346905 RBis
Jimmie Hall1965-04-281965L  9-3 @ CLE42200220000000031528462162102 home runs
Joe Nossek1965-05-021965W  3-2 @ CHA1010000000000001210001st career hit
Zoilo Versalles1965-05-051965W  9-2 vs MIN51411040000000066765156254464 hits
Harmon Killebrew1965-05-121965W  4-3 vs MIN422002300010000101891527768562 home runs
Jim Kaat1965-05-181965L  3-1 @ CAL3010000100200001946253211st career stolen base
Bob Allison1965-05-191965W  3-1 @ CAL010000000400000943869174553534 walks
Joe Nossek1965-05-191965W  3-1 @ CAL3000001000000001510101st career RBI
Earl Battey1965-05-251965W  17-5 @ BOS4120015001000008767679636395 RBis
Rich Rollins1965-05-291965W  11-8 @ WS26231015000000004935494624385 RBis
Sandy Valdespino1965-05-311965W  6-0 @ BAL42300011010000020120411st career stolen base
Rich Rollins1965-06-061965W  11-2 vs MIN411000000010000500556462438500th career game
Jerry Zimmerman1965-06-061965W  11-2 vs MIN42300130000000023811213911st career home run
Jimmie Hall1965-06-111965W  5-4 @ DET30100030000002035433168183112 sacrifice flies
Joe Nossek1965-06-131965L  5-4 @ DET4110011000100002961401st career home run
Sandy Valdespino1965-06-221965L  5-4 @ CLE30000020000002032170722 sacrifice flies
Sandy Valdespino1965-06-231965W  6-3 @ CLE31200121110000033191931st career home run
Zoilo Versalles1965-06-291965W  7-6 vs MIN30000020000002172170563283512 sacrifice flies
Don Mincher1965-07-031965W  3-2 @ KC15220022000200003952126215202 home runs
Jimmie Hall1965-07-061965W  9-0 vs MIN32300240010000037936074204142 home runs
Don Mincher1965-07-091965W  8-3 vs MIN4220024000100004012176515702 home runs
Tony Oliva1965-07-101965L  8-6 vs MIN51400001000000025831844144204 hits
Jim Kaat1965-07-151965W  11-3 vs MIN1000002000100202126953712 sacrifice flies
Tony Oliva1965-07-151965W  11-3 vs MIN43200220010000026032246146202 home runs
Frank Quilici1965-07-181965L  5-3 vs MIN100000000000000100001st career game
Frank Quilici1965-07-181965W  5-4 vs MIN311100001100000210001st career hit
Frank Quilici1965-07-191965W  5-2 vs MIN312000010110000330011st career stolen base
Tony Oliva1965-07-211965W  8-6 @ BOS62510010000000026833446150215 hits
Bob Allison1965-07-221965W  11-5 @ BOS422002500100000986907184583572 home runs, 5 RBis
Earl Battey1965-07-271965W  9-5 @ WS24110011000000009178041003819100th career home run
Tony Oliva1965-07-281965W  8-1 @ WS253500022000000027734947161245 hits
Jim Merritt1965-08-021965W  6-5 vs MIN300000000030000100001st career game
Bob Allison1965-08-041965W  4-3 vs MIN4110011000100001000914187590571000th career game
Jim Merritt1965-08-061965W  9-3 vs MIN201000100000000210101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Tony Oliva1965-08-081965W  8-0 vs MIN53410020000000028836247168244 hits
Frank Quilici1965-08-121965W  8-2 @ NYA41201020000000025200211st career RBI
Andy Kosco1965-08-131965L  3-1 @ CLE100000000000000100001st career game
Andy Kosco1965-08-141965L  3-1 @ CLE411001100030000211101st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
Joe Nossek1965-08-271965W  7-0 vs MIN310000010000100772921411st career stolen base
Zoilo Versalles1965-08-311965L  7-6 vs MIN42330000011000078477571302613 Doubles
Bob Allison1965-09-021965L  5-4 vs MIN5000000000500001025930191604585 strikeouts
Ted Uhlaender1965-09-041965L  5-4 vs MIN100000000010000100001st career game
Ted Uhlaender1965-09-051965L  2-0 vs MIN101000000000000210001st career hit
Don Mincher1965-09-101965W  8-5 @ BOS4111001101000004612687519911st career stolen base
Jimmie Hall1965-09-111965W  8-4 @ BOS53410022010000044041778237204 hits
Ted Uhlaender1965-09-151965W  7-5 vs MIN101000100000000420101st career RBI
Ted Uhlaender1965-09-181965W  4-2 vs MIN411000010010000630111st career stolen base
Don Mincher1965-09-201965L  8-2 vs MIN3220022000100004692757720512 home runs
Pete Cimino1965-09-221965L  5-2 vs MIN000000000000000100001st career game
Zoilo Versalles1965-09-251965W  5-0 @ WS252401120001000080580573315704 hits
John Sevcik1965-09-281965L  4-2 @ BAL4011000000100001010001st career hit


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