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1970 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  98-64   .605
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Rigney
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  1,261,887
Playoffs:  Lost ALCS (Orioles)

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Minnie Mendoza (36)
Youngest Player:  Bert Blyleven (19)
Longest Tenure:  Jim Kaat, Harmon Killebrew, Bob Allison (10)
Top Hitter:  Cesar Tovar (5)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Perry (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Bob Gorinski (#22)

Roster Continuity:  72.52%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Minnesota9864.605--
Oakland8973.5499.0
California8676.53112.0
KC Royals6597.40133.0
Milwaukee6597.40133.0
Chi White Sox56106.34642.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
12Cesar Tovar+of-3b529UDFA: 1959MLB1616501201953613105430155247851069.300.356.442798.3542877264951186.4.309
6Tony Oliva+of631UDFA: 1961MLB15762896204367231075438673121416.325.364.514878.3833236744491247.5.334
5,17Leo Cardenas+ss2731UDFA: 1957MLB16058867145344116525421014213211.247.300.374674.304220649474693.9.280
3Harmon Killebrew+1b-3b734UDFA: 1954MLB157527961432014111303128842230828.271.411.546957.4112886654231227.8.249
20Rich Reese+1b5628UDFA: 1962MLB15350163131155105654487075447.261.332.371703.318186564389684.7.285
15George Mitterwald+c-24UDFA: 1965MLB11736936821221546353484264011.222.291.388679.301143409307383.4.248
26Jim Holt+of-1b-26UDFA: 1966MLB14231937859334031173203149.266.300.342642.286109341249343.7.285
5,55Danny Thompson+ss-3b-231968-1-11MLB963022566900220073900636.219.234.248482.21975318251141.5.248
11Brant Alyea+of-29UDFA: 1962MLB9425834751211661332851300112.291.366.531897.397137290199496.6.307
29Rod Carew+1b-2b-24UDFA: 1964MLB51191277012342846112820001.366.407.524930.414100204128418.7.415
10Rick Renick+3b-of-26UDFA: 1965MLB8117920418072502222910206.229.317.391708.32370204148234.1.238
8Paul Ratliff+c7426-MLB6914919407252200155172001.268.363.443806.36166171110245.8.376
7Frank Quilici+2b-3b-31-MLB11114119323021202151603226.227.297.291588.26541160121112.4.240
31Jim Perry+p6334UDFA: 1956MLB4197924401600114001011.247.253.320572.255311098582.6.277
36Jim Kaat+p-31UDFA: 1957MLB5676171510180062011412.197.262.250512.23519886831.3.250
4Bob Allison+of-35-MLB47721515501710142010002.208.345.319664.31523875983.9.275
9Charlie Manuel+of-26UDFA: 1963MLB596441200170061712021.187.260.234495.22115735521.2.229
28Bert Blyleven+p-191969-3-55MLB27502700010012500700.140.157.140297.13975850-3-1.4.280
22Tom Tischinski+c-25-MLB2446690012009601101.196.327.261588.27912563943.0.205
25Bill Zepp+p-231967-7-127MLB43443600000013100200.136.156.136292.13764740-4-2.4.462
21Tom Hall+p-221966-3-53MLB5344480001000900601.182.182.182364.165850430-0.2.229
33Luis Tiant+p-29UDFA: 1962MLB18327134004101600300.406.424.531955.42617362289.4.500
23Dave Boswell+p-25-MLB20250410000001100000.160.160.200360.16152521-1-0.8.286
16Ron Perranoski+p-34UDFA: 1958MLB67240100000001500100.042.042.04283.03812524-3-3.8.111
19Herman Hill+of-24-MLB2722820000000600100.091.091.091182.08322321-2-2.0.125
34,39Jim Nettles+of-231968-4-76MLB1320350000011500000.250.286.250536.2505211611.2.333
35Stan Williams+p-33-MLB68190000000001300000.000.000.0000.00001919--.000
27Minnie Mendoza+3b-2b-36-MLB1616230002000100000.187.187.187375.1703161300.5.200
37Steve Brye+of-211967-1-17MLB911121002002400000.182.308.273580.278313912.7.286
38Rick Dempsey+c-201967-15-296MLB57100000001100001.000.125.000125.088088--.000
40Cotton Nash+1b-27-MLB44110002011100000.250.400.250650.32315400.9.333
30Hal Haydel+p-25-MLB43221011000100000.667.6672.00026671.140631376.81.000
24Steve Barber+p-22-MLB192000000000000100.000.000.0000.000033--.000
32Dick Woodson+p-25UDFA: 1965MLB212000000000000000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
34Pete Hamm+p-221967-9-156MLB101000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (35 players)1625483744143823041153694575250190542657938132.262.327.403730--2209614343467524.7.288

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
31Jim Perry+234UDFA: 1956MLB24123.04404013400278.225811294205716839 01.138.330.651.845.430.34.2720.85
36Jim Kaat+3031UDFA: 1957MLB14103.5645344130230.1244110912658120113 01.319.531.022.274.690.48.2911.24
28Bert Blyleven+19191969-3-55MLB1093.1827255110164.01436658174713522 31.167.850.932.587.410.35.2720.96
21Tom Hall+48221966-3-53MLB1162.55521110134155.1944644116618432 01.035.450.643.8210.660.36.2380.57
25Bill Zepp+-231967-7-127MLB943.2243201162151.015463549516449 01.369.180.543.043.810.80.2871.73
35Stan Williams+3733-MLB1011.99680003615113.18534258327625 11.036.750.642.546.040.42.2380.71
16Ron Perranoski+2834UDFA: 1958MLB782.43670005234111.010838307425511 01.358.760.573.414.460.76.2851.33
33Luis Tiant+-29UDFA: 1962MLB733.401817211092.284363512415022 01.358.161.173.984.860.82.2570.72
23Dave Boswell+-25-MLB376.421815001068.280554912444532 01.8110.491.575.775.900.98.3130.93
32Dick Woodson+-25UDFA: 1965MLB123.82210008130.22918132192210 01.578.510.595.586.460.86.2840.70
24Steve Barber+-22-MLB004.611800010227.12614141181442 01.618.560.335.934.611.29.3010.38
34Pete Hamm+-221967-9-156MLB025.51100003016.117101037310 01.479.371.653.861.652.33.2370.92
30Hal Haydel+-25-MLB203.004000209.073324410 01.227.002.004.004.001.00.2000.83
Totals: (35 players)98643.23162162268136581,448132960552015348694038--41.348.260.813.025.840.52.270 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George MitterwaldC1177406238.9960.00 
Paul RatliffC531831144.9800.00 
Tom TischinskiC2290710.9900.00 
Rick DempseyC312010.9230.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rich Reese1B1461118821094.9920.00 
Harmon Killebrew1B282049314.9860.00 
Bob Allison1B736422.9520.00 
Jim Holt1B270001.0000.00 
Cotton Nash1B2110021.0000.00 
Rod Carew1B160001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny Thompson2B81144204535.9860.00 
Frank Quilici2B73107121325.9870.00 
Rod Carew2B4573122826.9610.00 
Cesar Tovar2B8171025.9310.00 
Minnie Mendoza2B473001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Harmon Killebrew3B1381082031714.9480.00 
Danny Thompson3B37311031.0000.00 
Rick Renick3B30225215.9870.00 
Frank Quilici3B2771231.8640.00 
Minnie Mendoza3B512001.0000.00 
Cesar Tovar3B42330.6250.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Leo CardenasSS1602804871791.9780.00 
Danny ThompsonSS691411.9580.00 
Frank QuiliciSS10000.0000.00 
Rick RenickSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony OlivaOF15735112124.9680.00 
Cesar TovarOF1513701291.9770.00 
Jim HoltOF130201210.9950.00 
Brant AlyeaOF7593420.9800.00 
Rick RenickOF2530210.9700.00 
Bob AllisonOF17180001.0000.00 
Herman HillOF14151001.0000.00 
Charlie ManuelOF1170001.0000.00 
Jim NettlesOF1180001.0000.00 
Steve BryeOF640001.0000.00 
Jim PerryOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Stan WilliamsP6811388001.0001.27 
Ron PerranoskiP6711101510.9371.22 
Tom HallP521552921.8460.64 
Jim KaatP45230154345.9352.27 
Bill ZeppP4315181721.9261.49 
Jim PerryP40278114710.9831.88 
Bert BlylevenP2716451611.9551.15 
Dick WoodsonP21301621.7782.09 
Steve BarberP182713001.0001.33 
Dave BoswellP186865011.0001.45 
Luis TiantP189231412.9441.66 
Pete HammP101610001.0000.56 
Hal HaydelP4901001.0001.00 


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