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1965 CLEVELAND INDIANS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  87-75   .537
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Birdie Tebbetts
General Manager:   Gabe Paul
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  934,786
Playoffs: Season in progress

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dick Donovan (37)
Youngest Player:  Mike Hedlund (18)
Longest Tenure:  Gary Bell (8)
Top Hitter:  Rocky Colavito (1)
Top Pitcher:  Sam McDowell (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Ray Fosse (#7)

Roster Continuity:  67.90%
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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
10Max Alvis3BMLB5-11187RightRight2/2/193827Jasper,TexasUDFA 

6Joe AzcueCMLB6-0200RightRight8/18/193925Cienfuegos,CubaUDFA 
6George Banks3B-OFMLB5-11185RightRight9/24/193826Pacolet Mills,South CarolinaUDFA 
50Ray Barker1BMLB6-0192LeftRight3/12/193629Martinsburg,West VirginiaUDFA 
39Gary BellPMLB6-1198RightRight11/17/193628San Antonio,TexasUDFA 
16Larry BrownSS-2BMLB5-11165RightRight3/1/194025Shinnston,West VirginiaUDFA 
7Cam CarreonCMLB6-0198RightRight8/6/193727Colton,CaliforniaUDFA 
20Lou ClintonOFMLB6-1185RightRight10/13/193727Ponca City,OklahomaUDFA 
21Rocky ColavitoOFMLB6-3190RightRight8/10/193331New York,New YorkUDFA 
25Vic DavalilloOFMLB5-7155LeftLeft7/31/193628Cabimas,Venezuela1958UDFA CLE
12Bill Davis1BMLB6-7215LeftLeft6/6/194223Graceville,Minnesota1966592CLE
30Dick DonovanPMLB6-3205LeftRight12/7/192737Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
24Pedro Gonzalez2BMLB6-0176RightRight12/12/193727San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican RepublicUDFA 
34Steve HarganPMLB6-3180RightRight9/8/194222Fort Wayne,Indiana1961UDFA CLE
41Mike HedlundPMLB6-1190RightRight8/11/194618Dallas,Texas1964UDFA CLE
23Chuck HintonOFMLB6-1197RightRight5/3/193431Rocky Mount,North CarolinaUDFA 
18Dick HowserSSMLB5-8155RightRight5/14/193629Miami,FloridaUDFA 
45Tom KelleyPMLB6-0191RightRight1/5/194421Manchester,Connecticut1963UDFA CLE
31Jack KralickPMLB6-2180LeftLeft6/1/193530Youngstown,OhioUDFA 
22Al LuplowOFMLB5-11180LeftRight3/13/193926Saginaw,MichiganUDFA 
14Tony MartinezSSMLB5-10165RightRight3/18/194025Perico,CubaUDFA 
48Sam McDowellPMLB6-5218LeftLeft9/21/194222Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania1960UDFA CLE
44Don McMahonPMLB6-2222RightRight1/4/193035Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
11Billy Moran2BMLB5-11185RightRight11/27/193331Montgomery,AlabamaUDFA 
7Phil RoofCMLB6-3210RightRight3/5/194124Paducah,Kentucky1959UDFA Mbr
17Chico Salmon2B-SSMLB5-10170RightRight12/3/194024Colon,PanamaUDFA 
25,28Richie ScheinblumOFMLB6-1180BothRight11/5/194222New York,New York1964UDFA CLE
42Sonny SiebertPMLB6-3198RightRight1/14/193728St. Marys,Missouri1958UDFA CLE
9Duke SimsCMLB6-2205LeftRight6/5/194124Salt Lake City,Utah1959UDFA CLE
49Jack SpringPMLB6-1180RightLeft3/11/193332Spokane,WashingtonUDFA 
43Lee StangePMLB5-10170RightRight10/27/193628Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
32Ralph TerryPMLB6-3195RightRight1/9/193629Big Cabin,OklahomaUDFA 
33Luis TiantPMLB5-11190RightRight11/23/194024Mariano,Cuba1962UDFA CLE
36Bobby TiefenauerPMLB6-2185RightRight10/10/192935Desloge,MissouriUDFA 
27Leon WagnerOFMLB6-1195LeftRight5/13/193431Chattanooga,TennesseeUDFA 
35Floyd WeaverPMLB6-4195RightRight5/12/194124Ben Franklin,TexasUDFA 
15Fred Whitfield1BMLB6-1190LeftLeft1/7/193827Vandiver,AlabamaUDFA 
40Stan WilliamsPMLB6-5230RightRight9/14/193628Enfield,New HampshireUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Solly HemusThird Base Coach 
Harry JonesBroadcaster 
Bob NealBroadcaster 
Gabe PaulGeneral Manager 
Herb ScoreBroadcaster 
George StricklandAssistant Coach 
Birdie TebbettsManager 
Early WynnPitching Coach 


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