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1971 MINNESOTA TWINS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  74-86   .462
Result:   5th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Rigney
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  940,858
Playoffs: Season in progress

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Perry (35)
Youngest Player:  Bert Blyleven (20)
Longest Tenure:  Harmon Killebrew, Jim Kaat (11)
Top Hitter:  Cesar Tovar (6)
Top Pitcher:  Bert Blyleven (5)
Top Draft Pick:  Dale Soderholm (#21)

Roster Continuity:  81.77%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland10160.627--
KC Royals8576.52816.0
Chi White Sox7983.48822.5
California7686.46925.5
Minnesota7486.46326.5
Milwaukee6992.42932.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
12Cesar Tovarof-3b630UDFA: 1959MLB1576579420429314518144539351125.311.356.3680242718485985.4.328
29Rod Carew1b-2b2425UDFA: 1964MLB147577881771610248674581116323.307.356.3800219632439774.7.352
17Leo Cardenasss3732UDFA: 1957MLB1535545914625418753351691571116.264.321.4210233624445814.9.268
3Harmon Killebrew1b-3b835UDFA: 1954MLB1475006112719128119321149601401021.254.386.4640232624406966.4.256
6Tony Olivaof1232UDFA: 1961MLB126487731643032281412544280421.337.369.54610002665183491017.8.334
15George Mitterwaldc4325UDFA: 1965MLB12538838971311344333910409349.250.316.3890151434310443.8.305
4Steve Braunof-3b-231966-10-200MLB128343518712253583485054248.254.350.3440118402273464.6.281
26Jim Holtof-1b-27UDFA: 1966MLB1263403588113129511628142211.259.292.3180108361268333.3.278
20Rich Reese1b9629UDFA: 1962MLB120329407283103974203552059.219.270.3530116359275333.2.215
7Jim Nettlesof-241968-4-76MLB7016817425162432192402033.250.321.399067190134234.7.255
11Brant Alyeaof-30UDFA: 1962MLB7915813284021511243813057.177.282.24103818814381.5.211
37Steve Bryeof-221967-1-17MLB281071024103113171500014.224.270.3180341158982.5.233
36Jim Kaatp-32UDFA: 1957MLB549361530052021600700.161.179.1940181028510.4.195
31Jim Perryp-35UDFA: 1956MLB4092101700050071800404.185.242.1850171038310.3.230
28Bert Blylevenp-201969-3-55MLB389131210020013710700.132.151.14301310086-4-1.3.222
8Phil Roofc-30UDFA: 1959MLB318762140060181800006.241.305.287025957352.0.304
1Eric Soderholm3b-221968-1-1MLB2164910401401101731101.156.299.266017785752.3.196
5Danny Thompsonss-3b-241968-1-11MLB4857101520070071200315.263.338.298017685152.4.326
10Rick Renick3b-of-27UDFA: 1965MLB274541020180051412011.222.308.333015523743.0.290
8Paul Ratliffc-27-MLB21443710260041701010.159.224.318014493821.5.192
23Ray Corbinp-22UDFA: 1967MLB52343700020021700400.206.250.20607403100.0.412
21Tom Hallp-231966-3-53MLB4934591001001500101.265.286.294010362732.5.310
7Paul Powellof-c-231969-1-7MLB20317500120031200101.161.235.25808352810.5.222
24George Thomasof-33-MLB2330481002004300000.267.353.30009342244.7.296
22Tom Tischinskic-26-MLB2123032002001410002.130.200.21705252200.1.158
32Steve Luebberp-211967-13-256MLB1919010000000700200.053.053.053012120-2-2.6.083
9Charlie Manuelof-27UDFA: 1963MLB1816121001001800000.125.176.1870317140-0.8.250
25Rick Dempseyc-211967-15-296MLB613241000001100001.308.357.38505141024.7.333
24,33Pete Hammp-231967-9-156MLB1311131000000500100.273.273.3640412912.5.500
35Stan Williamsp-34-MLB4610100000001800100.000.091.000001211-2-3.8.000
24Steve Barberp-23-MLB65000000000200000.000.000.0000055--.000
16Ron Perranoskip-35UDFA: 1958MLB363000000000100100.000.000.0000044--.000
30Hal Haydelp-26-MLB313010000000100000.333.333.333013203.4.500
19Jim Stricklandp-23UDFA: 1964MLB241000000001000000.000.500.000002106.1.000
Totals: (34 players)1605414654140619731116618664451284625616457159.260.323.3726952013607243326694.2.286

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
28Bert Blyleven5201969-3-55MLB16152.81383817500278.126795872159224511.178.630.681.917.240.26.3071.03
31Jim Perry2135UDFA: 1956MLB17174.2340398011270.026313512739102126501.358.771.303.404.200.81.2630.90
36Jim Kaat1832UDFA: 1957MLB13143.32393815400260.1275104961647137801.249.510.551.624.740.34.2960.98
23Ray Corbin6722UDFA: 1967MLB8114.10521120193140.11417464197083701.509.041.224.495.320.84.2831.27
21Tom Hall59231966-3-53MLB473.33481100209129.210454481358137401.257.220.904.039.510.42.2730.68
35Stan Williams-34-MLB454.154610018478.063443674447411.377.270.815.085.420.94.2420.54
32Steve Luebber-211967-13-256MLB255.031812002168.073423873735101.629.660.934.904.631.06.2990.96
24,33Pete Hamm-231967-9-156MLB246.75138103044.055333371816101.6611.251.433.683.271.13.3101.04
16Ron Perranoski4935UDFA: 1958MLB146.753600022542.260393222821212.0612.660.425.914.431.33.3741.65
30Hal Haydel-26-MLB424.273100013140.033191932029101.337.420.684.506.530.69.2881.00
19Jim Strickland-23UDFA: 1964MLB101.44240008131.12014521821301.215.740.575.176.030.86.2091.81
16Bob Gebhard-281965-44-732MLB123.001700010018.0176601113001.568.500.005.506.500.85.2981.44
24Steve Barber-23-MLB106.1742000011.28982134101.806.171.5410.033.093.25.1670.70
19Sal Campisi-28-MLB004.156000104.1522142002.0810.382.088.314.152.00.2861.50
Totals: (34 players)74863.82160160439117251,41713846706011165298954231.358.790.883.365.690.59.290 

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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