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1966 Minnesota Twins (MLB)

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W-L Record: 89-73 .549
Rank: 2nd in American League
Run Differential: 663-581 + 82
Roster Continuity 82.64% 7/20
Manager(s): Sam Mele
General Manager: Calvin Griffith
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Ballpark: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 1,259,374 8/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Bob Jones (#20) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jim Lemon
Assistant Coach: Billy Martin
Bullpen Coach: Hal Naragon
Pitching Coach: Johnny Sain

#1 Draft Picks

American League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1966 Minnesota Twins season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    11,21Bernie Allen2B6-0185L-R271962Not draftedMLB--
    4Bob AllisonOF6-4220R-R311958Not draftedMLB--
    10Earl BatteyC6-1205R-R311955Not draftedMLB--
    23Dave BoswellP6-3185R-R211964Not draftedMLB--
    35Pete CiminoP6-2195R-R231965Not draftedMLB--
    24,34Ron Clark3B-SS5-10175R-R231966Not draftedMLB--
    33Mudcat GrantP6-1186R-R301958Not draftedMLB--
    7Jimmie HallOF6-0175L-R281963Not draftedMLB--
    36Jim KaatP6-4217L-L271959Not draftedMLB--
    35Ron KellerP6-2200R-R231966MIN: 1965-8-154MLB--
    3Harmon Killebrew1B-3B5-11214R-R301954Not draftedMLB--
    27Johnny KlippsteinP6-1185R-R381950Not draftedMLB--
    8Andy KoscoOF6-3207R-R241965Not draftedMLB--
    26Jim MerrittP6-2180L-L221965Not draftedMLB--
    5Don Mincher1B6-3213L-R281960Not draftedMLB--
    29George MitterwaldC6-2206R-R201966Not draftedMLB--
    20Russ NixonC6-1185L-R311957Not draftedMLB--
    6Tony OlivaOF6-2190L-R271962Not draftedMLB--
    30Jim OllomP6-4210R-L201966Not draftedMLB--
    17Camilo PascualP5-11185R-R321954Not draftedMLB--
    31Jim PerryP6-4200B-R301959Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill PleisP5-10175L-L281961Not draftedMLB--
    18Rich Reese1B6-3200L-L241964Not draftedMLB--
    30Garry RoggenburkP6-6195R-L261963Not draftedMLB--
    32Jim RolandP6-3190R-L231962Not draftedMLB--
    9Rich Rollins3B5-10185R-R281961Not draftedMLB--
    25Dwight SieblerP6-2184R-R281963Not draftedMLB--
    12Cesar TovarOF-3B5-9155R-R251965Not draftedMLB--
    16,34Ted UhlaenderOF6-2190L-R251965Not draftedMLB--
    47Sandy ValdespinoOF5-8170L-L271965Not draftedMLB--
    2Zoilo VersallesSS5-10150R-R261959Not draftedMLB--
    15Al WorthingtonP6-2205R-R371953Not draftedMLB--
    22Jerry ZimmermanC6-2185R-R311961Not draftedMLB--

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