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1964 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  79-83   .488
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Sam Mele
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  1,207,514
Playoffs:  -

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Johnny Klippstein (36)
Youngest Player:  Dave Boswell (19)
Longest Tenure:  Lenny Green, Bill Pleis, Earl Battey, Rich Rollins, Don Mincher, Jim Kaat, Camilo Pascual, Lee Stange, Zoilo Versalles, Gerry Arrigo, Bob Allison, Harmon Killebrew (4)
Top Hitter:  Tony Oliva (1)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Kaat (8)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  87.84%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9963.611--
Chi White Sox9864.6051.0
Baltimore9765.5992.0
Detroit8577.52514.0
LA Angels8280.50617.0
Cleveland7983.48820.0
Minnesota7983.48820.0
Boston7290.44427.0
Washington62100.38337.0
KC Athletics57105.35242.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
1Bernie Allen2BMLB6-0185LeftRight4/16/193925East Liverpool,Ohio1961UDFA MIN

4Bob AllisonOFMLB6-4220RightRight7/11/193429Raytown,MissouriUDFA 
35Gerry ArrigoPMLB6-1195LeftLeft6/12/194123Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
11George Banks3B-OFMLB5-11185RightRight9/24/193825Pacolet Mills,South CarolinaUDFA 
10Earl BatteyCMLB6-1205RightRight1/5/193529Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
20Bill Bethea2B-SSMLB6-0175RightRight1/1/194222Houston,TexasUDFA 
26,49Bud Bloomfield2B-SSMLB5-11175RightRight1/5/193628Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
23Dave BoswellPMLB6-3185RightRight1/20/194519Baltimore,MarylandUDFA 
15Bill DaileyPMLB6-3185RightRight5/13/193529Arlington,VirginiaUDFA 
21Gary DotterPMLB6-1180LeftLeft8/7/194221St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
21Bill FischerPMLB6-0190RightRight10/11/193033Wausau,WisconsinUDFA 
26Jerry FosnowPMLB6-4195RightLeft9/21/194023Deshler,OhioUDFA 
8Johnny Goryl2B-3BMLB5-10175RightRight10/21/193330Cumberland,Rhode IslandUDFA 
33Mudcat GrantPMLB6-1186RightRight8/13/193528Lacoochee,FloridaUDFA 
7Lenny GreenOFMLB5-11170LeftLeft1/6/193331Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
30Jimmie HallOFMLB6-0175LeftRight3/17/193826Mount Holly,North CarolinaUDFA 
12Ron HenryCMLB6-1180RightRight8/7/193627Chester,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
36Jim KaatPMLB6-4217LeftLeft11/7/193825Zeeland,Michigan1957UDFA WS1
3Harmon Killebrew1B-3BMLB5-11214RightRight6/29/193628Payette,Idaho1954UDFA WS1
16Jerry Kindall2B-SSMLB6-2175RightRight5/27/193529St. Paul,MinnesotaUDFA 
27Johnny KlippsteinPMLB6-1185RightRight10/17/192736Washington,DCUDFA 
11Frank Kostro3B-OFMLB6-2190RightRight8/4/193726Windber,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
12,48Joe McCabeCMLB6-0190RightRight8/27/193825Indianapolis,IndianaUDFA 
5Don Mincher1BMLB6-3213LeftRight6/24/193826Huntsville,Alabama1956UDFA CHA
29Chuck NiesonPMLB6-2185RightRight9/24/194221Hanford,CaliforniaUDFA 
16Joe NossekOFMLB6-0178RightRight11/8/194023Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
37Tony OlivaOFMLB6-2190LeftRight7/20/193825Pinar del Rio,Cuba1961UDFA MIN
17Camilo PascualPMLB5-11185RightRight1/20/193430Havana,CubaUDFA 
31Jim PerryPMLB6-4200BothRight10/30/193528Williamston,North Carolina1956UDFA CLE
19Bill PleisPMLB5-10175LeftLeft8/5/193726St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
28Vic Power1BMLB5-11195RightRight11/1/192736Arecibo,Puerto RicoUDFA 
13Rich Reese1BMLB6-3200LeftLeft9/29/194122Leipsic,Ohio1962UDFA FLO
,2544Jim RolandPMLB6-3190RightLeft12/14/194221Franklin,North Carolina1961UDFA MIN
9Rich Rollins3BMLB5-10185RightRight4/16/193826Mount Pleasant,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
21Garland ShifflettPMLB5-10165RightRight3/28/193529Elkton,VirginiaUDFA 
34Dwight SieblerPMLB6-2184RightRight8/5/193726Columbus,NebraskaUDFA 
6Jim Snyder2BMLB6-1185RightRight8/15/193231Dearborn,MichiganUDFA 
20Lee StangePMLB5-10170RightRight10/27/193627Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
18Dick StigmanPMLB6-3200LeftLeft1/24/193628Nimrod,MinnesotaUDFA 
2Zoilo VersallesSSMLB5-10150RightRight12/18/193924Veldado,CubaUDFA 
30Jay Ward2B-3BMLB6-1185RightRight9/9/193825Brookfield,MissouriUDFA 
58Bill WhitbyPMLB6-1190RightRight7/29/194320Crewe,VirginiaUDFA 
15Al WorthingtonPMLB6-2205RightRight2/5/192935Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
22Jerry ZimmermanCMLB6-2185RightRight9/21/193429Omaha,NebraskaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Floyd BakerAssistant Coach 
Herb CarnealBroadcaster 
Ed Fitz GeraldAssistant Coach 
Calvin GriffithGeneral Manager 
Halsey HallBroadcaster 
Gordon MaltzbergerPitching Coach 
Sam MeleManager 
Hal NaragonBullpen Coach 
Ray ScottBroadcaster 


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