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1972 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  77-77   .500
Result:   3rd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Frank Quilici, Bill Rigney
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  797,901
Playoffs:  -

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Perry (36)
Youngest Player:  Bert Blyleven (21)
Longest Tenure:  Jim Kaat, Harmon Killebrew (12)
Top Hitter:  Harmon Killebrew (16)
Top Pitcher:  Bert Blyleven (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Dick Ruthven (#8)

Roster Continuity:  72.80%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland9362.600--
Chi White Sox8767.5655.5
Minnesota7777.50015.5
KC Royals7678.49416.5
California7580.48418.0
Texas54100.35138.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Danny Thompson+ss-3b30251968-1-11MLB144573541582264483434572113214.276.318.356674.309204624448694.2.300
12Cesar Tovar+of-3b1931UDFA: 1959MLB1415488614520623121103939146516.265.329.334663.305183607425704.5.281
29Rod Carew+1b-2b2326UDFA: 1964MLB142535611702160511264360299211.318.369.379749.339203591393815.5.356
2Bobby Darwin+of2029UDFA: 1962MLB1455134813720222802338145841224.267.326.442769.349227562406654.3.330
3Harmon Killebrew+1b-3b1636UDFA: 1954MLB1394335310013226740194911120416.231.367.450817.368195532354755.7.231
4Steve Braun+of-3b-241966-10-200MLB12140240116210250454538212414.289.360.356716.331143455311564.8.311
1Eric Soderholm+3b-231968-1-1MLB932872854100133933194832316.188.245.359604.277103313246252.7.181
11Steve Brye+of-231967-1-17MLB10025318619301231173811105.241.292.300592.27376272199223.0.284
7Jim Nettles+of-251968-4-76MLB10223528485241543325213005.204.302.294596.27969268195192.7.246
20Rich Reese+1b-30UDFA: 1962MLB13219723433252601252704014.218.305.330635.29065223160213.5.229
24Glenn Borgmann+c-221971-1-9MLB5617511414031400252508034.234.325.309634.28254203141193.6.253
15George Mitterwald+c-26UDFA: 1965MLB64163123041180193702015.184.225.239465.2113917314040.7.230
8Phil Roof+c-31UDFA: 1959MLB6114616301113120162700511.205.235.356591.26952158124132.9.231
9Charlie Manuel+of-28UDFA: 1963MLB6312262550180041610021.205.233.270503.2313312910072.0.224
28Bert Blyleven+p83211969-3-55MLB3994915200600236001101.160.177.181358.1661710791-2-0.6.259
10Rick Renick+3b-of-28UDFA: 1965MLB55931016204801152500025.172.282.323604.285301108572.1.182
13Dick Woodson+p-27UDFA: 1965MLB36884700020023800800.080.100.080180.08679889-8-2.3.140
31Jim Perry+p-36UDFA: 1956MLB357131110010031400510.155.187.169356.16712806600.1.190
14Dan Monzon+2b-3b-261967-2-23MLB5555131510051081200201.273.365.291656.31216654363.9.349
23Ray Corbin+p-23UDFA: 1967MLB34491410020021900201.082.118.102220.10755348-4-2.0.133
36Jim Kaat+p-33UDFA: 1957MLB244531330240111600100.289.304.489793.36022473464.8.407
25Rick Dempsey+c-221967-15-296MLB2540081000006800102.200.304.225529.2589473521.7.250
30Dave Goltz+p-231967-5-96MLB15290300010021700301.103.161.103265.13333430-2-2.2.250
6Tony Oliva+of-33UDFA: 1961MLB1028191001002500001.321.367.357724.33410302034.7.391
26Jim Holt+of-1b-28UDFA: 1966MLB10276121016000100011.444.429.5931021.455162817710.7.423
17Dave LaRoche+p-241967-5-86MLB6211210000003600100.091.286.091377.214115110-0.3.200
21Wayne Granger+p-28UDFA: 1965MLB6310021000000500000.200.200.300500.225310800.8.400
25Mike Adams+of-2b-231967-1-2MLB36020000000100000.333.333.333667.30426414.2.400
27Bucky Guth+ss-241969-20-466MLB33100000000000000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
19Jim Strickland+p-24UDFA: 1964MLB253010002001200000.333.500.333833.40214206.31.000
16Bob Gebhard+p-291965-44-732MLB130000000001000000.0001.000.0001000.6940100--.000
Totals: (31 players)154523453712771823193506534147890535537328129.244.310.344654--1800584842285603.6.278

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
28Bert Blyleven+7211969-3-55MLB17172.73393811310287.124793872269228710 11.107.740.692.167.140.30.2780.96
13Dick Woodson+2327UDFA: 1965MLB14142.7236369300251.219393761910115042 11.176.900.683.615.360.67.2340.94
31Jim Perry+3736UDFA: 1956MLB13163.3535355200217.2191938114608548 01.157.900.582.483.510.71.2490.89
23Ray Corbin+4523UDFA: 1967MLB892.6231195350161.2135564712538326 01.167.520.672.954.620.64.2500.98
36Jim Kaat+-33UDFA: 1957MLB1022.0615155000113.19436266206420 01.017.460.481.595.080.31.2561.21
17Dave LaRoche+33241967-5-86MLB572.8362000431095.17233309397926 11.166.800.853.687.460.49.2450.68
30Dave Goltz+-231967-5-96MLB332.671511202191.07530275263810 11.117.420.492.573.760.68.2401.61
21Wayne Granger+2928UDFA: 1965MLB463.0163000401989.28342307284502 01.248.330.702.814.520.62.2622.37
19Jim Strickland+-24UDFA: 1964MLB312.502500014336.02816107193020 11.317.001.754.757.500.63.2231.45
22Tom Norton+-22UDFA: 1969MLB012.78210007032.13114101142211 01.398.630.283.906.120.64.3002.22
16Bob Gebhard+-291965-44-732MLB018.57130004121.03629203131312 02.3315.431.295.575.571.00.4071.65
32Steve Luebber+-221967-13-256MLB000.002000102.130002100 02.1411.570.007.713.862.00.3750.50
Totals: (31 players)77772.861541543711117341,39911885354449344483826--51.257.640.682.865.390.53.259 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George MitterwaldC614042723354.9846.79 
Phil RoofC614082571160.9785.91 
Glenn BorgmannC5647430431124.9656.36 
Rick DempseyC2311367510.9865.73 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Harmon Killebrew1B13099599599982.9929.89 
Rich Reese1B9838839230535.9889.79 
Rick Renick1B610111001.00010.80 
Jim Holt1B1561001.00012.60 
Jim Nettles1B1110001.0009.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rod Carew2B13911843313781685.9785.39 
Steve Braun2B201383639212.9744.89 
Dan Monzon2B1377172512.9774.91 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eric Soderholm3B79689661631417.9422.99 
Steve Braun3B7564449146614.9702.72 
Dan Monzon3B53255001.0002.81 
Rick Renick3B4331910.9092.72 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny ThompsonSS14412952474683276.9574.97 
Steve BraunSS117862040.8673.00 
Dan MonzonSS31678051.0008.44 
Bucky GuthSS1904001.0004.00 
Rick RenickSS110000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bobby DarwinOF1421193289861.9802.24 
Cesar TovarOF13911942871052.9832.24 
Steve BryeOF94625170911.9942.58 
Jim NettlesOF79571156531.9822.54 
Charlie ManuelOF2819439410.9771.99 
Rick RenickOF21140270001.0001.74 
Rich ReeseOF139627020.9312.53 
Steve BraunOF96919210.9552.74 
Tony OlivaOF9546010.8571.00 
Jim HoltOF74910110.9172.02 
Mike AdamsOF11010001.0000.90 
Dan MonzonOF110000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Wayne GrangerP638951420.9051.92 
Dave LaRocheP6295215001.0001.61 
Bert BlylevenP39287184534.9551.97 
Dick WoodsonP36251174341.9372.15 
Jim PerryP35217212863.8912.03 
Ray CorbinP31161121641.8751.56 
Jim StricklandP25363621.8182.25 
Tom NortonP213249001.0003.64 
Dave GoltzP159181410.9572.18 
Jim KaatP1511351920.9231.91 
Bob GebhardP132125011.0003.00 
Steve LuebberP2201001.0004.29 


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