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1971 Minnesota Twins (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-86 .462
Rank: 5th in American League West
Run Differential: 654-670 -16
Roster Continuity 81.77% 9/24
Manager(s): Bill Rigney
General Manager: Calvin Griffith
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Ballpark: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 940,858 16/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Dale Soderholm (#21) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Frankie Crosetti
Assistant Coach: Frank Quilici
Bullpen Coach: Buck Rodgers
Pitching Coach: Marv Grissom
Third Base Coach: Vern Morgan

#1 Draft Picks

Paul Powell (#7), Steve Brye (#17)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10160.627--
8576.52816.0
7983.48822.5
7686.46925.5
7486.46226.5
6992.42932.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
12Cesar TovarOF30   65794204
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4518144539351125.311.356.368724.058.132.3280.87657.0242718
29Rod Carew2B25   57788177
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10
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2
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48674581116323.307.356.380736.073.149.3521.80288.5219632
17Leo CardenasSS32   55459146
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4
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753351691571116.264.321.421742.157.249.2681.3530.8233624
3Harmon Killebrew1B-3B35   50061127
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1
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28
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119321149601401021.254.386.464850.210.440.2560.8417.9232624
6Tony OlivaOF32   48773164
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30
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3
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22
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81412544280421.337.369.546915.209.267.3341.7622.1266518
15George MitterwaldC25   3883897
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44333910409349.250.316.389705.139.240.3052.6729.8151434
4Steve Braun3B23   3435187
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3583485054248.254.350.344694.090.245.2811.0468.6118402
26Jim HoltOF27   3403588
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29511628142211.259.292.318610.059.118.2781.75340.0108361
20Rich Reese1B29   3294072
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3974203552059.219.270.353623.134.204.2151.7532.9116359
7Jim NettlesOF24   1681742
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2432192402033.250.321.399720.149.268.2551.2628.067190
11Brant AlyeaOF30   1581328
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1511243813057.177.282.241523.063.215.2111.5879.038188
37Steve BryeOF22   1071024
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113171500014.224.270.318588.093.178.2332.1435.734115
36Jim KaatP32   93615
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0052021600700.161.179.194373.032.075.1958.00--18102
31Jim PerryP35   921017
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00050071800404.185.242.185427.000.076.2302.57--17103
28Bert BlylevenP20   91312
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0020013710700.132.151.143294.011.022.22237.00--13100
8Phil RoofC30   87621
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0060181800006.241.305.287592.046.126.3042.25--2595
1Eric Soderholm3B22   64910
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401101731101.156.299.266565.109.250.1961.7064.01778
5Danny Thompson3B24   571015
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0070071200315.263.338.298636.035.158.3261.71--1768
10Rick RenickOF-3B27   45410
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80051412011.222.308.333641.111.222.2902.8045.01552
8Paul RatliffC27   4437
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60041701010.159.224.318542.159.250.1924.2522.01449
23Ray CorbinP22   3437
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00020021700400.206.250.206456.000.059.4128.50--740
21Tom HallP23   3459
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001001500101.265.286.294580.029.059.3105.00--1036
7Paul PowellOF23   3175
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20031200101.161.235.258493.097.194.2224.0031.0835
24George ThomasOF33   3048
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002004300000.267.353.300653.033.167.2960.75--934
22Tom TischinskiC26   2303
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002001410002.130.200.217417.087.130.1584.00--525
32Steve LuebberP21   1901
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0000000700200.053.053.053106.000.000.083----121
9Charlie ManuelOF27   1612
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001001800000.125.176.188364.063.125.2508.00--317
25Rick DempseyC21   1324
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000001100001.308.357.385742.077.154.3331.00--514
24,33Pete HammP23   1113
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000000500100.273.273.364637.091.091.500----412
35Stan WilliamsP34   10100000001800100.000.091.00091.000.100.0008.00--012
24Steve BarberP23   5000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
30Hal HaydelP26   301
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0000000100000.333.333.333666.000.000.500----13
16Ron PerranoskiP35   3000000000100100.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
19Jim StricklandP23   1000000001000000.000.500.000500.0001.000.0000.00--02
Batting Totals20505414654140619731116618664451284625616457159.260.321.372693.112.211.2861.6546.720136047
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
28Bert Blyleven20   16152.82383817500278.1267958721592245151.178.640.681.917.253.80
31Jim Perry35   17174.2340398011270.0263135127391021265051.358.771.303.404.201.24
36Jim Kaat32   13143.32393815400260.12751049616471378061.249.520.551.634.742.91
23Ray Corbin22   8114.11521120193140.114174641970837031.519.061.224.505.341.19
21Tom Hall23   473.32481100209129.2104544813581374001.257.200.904.029.482.36
35Stan Williams34   454.154610018478.0634436744474181.377.270.815.085.421.07
32Steve Luebber21   255.031812002168.0734238737351041.629.660.934.904.630.95
24,33Pete Hamm23   246.75138103044.0553333718161011.6611.251.433.683.270.89
16Ron Perranoski35   146.703600022542.2603932228212132.0512.560.425.864.400.75
30Hal Haydel26   424.283100013140.0331919320291021.337.430.684.506.531.45
19Jim Strickland23   101.45240008131.120145218213021.235.810.585.236.101.17
16Bob Gebhard28   123.001700010018.01766011130011.568.500.005.506.501.18
24Steve Barber23   106.0042000011.289821341001.756.001.509.753.000.31
19Sal Campisi28   004.506000104.15221420002.2511.252.259.004.500.50
Batting Totals74863.824121604391172514171384670601139529895423401.358.790.883.365.681.69
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
George MitterwaldC12065653107.9860.00
Phil RoofC291851632.9850.00
Tom TischinskiC2149613.9820.00
Paul RatliffC15736001.0000.00
Rick DempseyC630420.9440.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rich Reese1B9567343471.9940.00
Harmon Killebrew1B9065856252.9970.00
Jim Holt1B3100011.0000.00
George Thomas1B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rod Carew2B1423213291676.9760.00
Steve Braun2B284158111.9900.00
Danny Thompson2B34610.9090.00
Cesar Tovar2B214011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Steve Braun3B7348106117.9330.00
Harmon Killebrew3B644293113.9250.00
Eric Soderholm3B20174842.9420.00
Danny Thompson3B1791732.8970.00
Rick Renick3B73820.8460.00
Cesar Tovar3B73921.8570.00
Rod Carew3B232001.0000.00
George Thomas3B11110.6670.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Leo CardenasSS1532664451189.9850.00
Steve BraunSS10182916.9790.00
Danny ThompsonSS101001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Cesar TovarOF1543481453.9860.00
Tony OlivaOF121216673.9690.00
Jim HoltOF106209432.9860.00
Jim NettlesOF62139321.9860.00
Brant AlyeaOF4847320.9620.00
Steve BryeOF2853420.9660.00
Paul PowellOF15240001.0000.00
George ThomasOF1140001.0000.00
Rich ReeseOF961001.0000.00
Rick RenickOF780001.0000.00
Steve BraunOF20000.0000.00
Charlie ManuelOF10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ray CorbinP5214073020.9492.38
Tom HallP4812981910.9641.88
Stan WilliamsP46784811.9231.38
Jim PerryP402701744041.0002.03
Jim KaatP39260134114.9821.87
Bert BlylevenP38278193820.9661.84
Ron PerranoskiP36421820.8181.92
Hal HaydelP31401710.8891.80
Jim StricklandP24314510.9002.60
Steve LuebberP1868212011.0001.85
Bob GebhardP171807001.0003.50
Pete HammP134467001.0002.66
Sal CampisiP6401001.0002.20
Steve BarberP41111001.0001.61


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