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1966 Wisconsin Rapids Twins

1966 > Class A > 1966 Midwest League
Overall: 59-63
Scored 525 runs, Allowed 542 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-63

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Ray Bellino
Represented: Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Ballpark: Witter Field (Wisconsin Rapids, WI)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ollie Brantley345620191320040011.
2Dave Bryce202647442500000029.
3Ezell Carter2211848443856103636261554098.235.305.304.609133420
4William Connolly23953563184276114428422781.239.305.336.642107524
5John Counsell*2411944939850101183335674877.254.336.337.673134201
6Steven Free221144353904698103253633555.251.313.308.621120244
7Jerry Fuchs*2152126110102330012421228.
8Jim Fuchs2021494513000200326.
9John Healy184440000000002.
10Mickey Hoien24625203210021047.
11Sandy Hopper2024191901000100011.
12Jon Johnson191110000000001.
13Robert Keegan*21929283210000019.
14Nathaniel King*191184564215210615216601032121.252.303.411.714173012
15Ron Lea#2224423644100100215.
16Richard Littlejohn2982257228314792832822785.206.288.368.65684002
17Gary McGroarty1935514064100100820.
18Neil McPhee221214904108712520520752297296.305.409.524.933215233
19Graig Nettles*211174734138411119628751565164.269.352.547.899226414
20Eloy Perez18195747310101500819.213.333.298.63114101
21Ron Rodriguez232315144200020007.
22Harold Smith234414913562930312101046.215.277.304.58141211
23Arvin Tucker232033292420030019.
24Lanny Vessell2273207178274361212422533.242.337.320.65757121
25Gary Weldon21716141400000006.
26Kenneth Wirell2330524625300200416.
26 Players22.31224341384452591013129934548341412944.237.313.358.672137827332522
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ollie Brantley3456.4552.675610091.087362710181700011.1548.
2Dave Bryce20514.2634.71262062130.013578681372310340121.5929.
3Jim Fuchs*2067.4623.61211630122.010761491152110431131.3037.
4Walter Harrison1901.00027.0030002.047605120014.50018.
5John Healy1802.0006.75430012.014129011091002.08310.
6Sandy Hopper2014.2004.432481063.05142319452855161.5247.31.36.412.11.89
7Ron Lea2273.7002.68201851111.010155336531794051.3878.
8Gary McGroarty1988.5004.29311853149.01347671188751196081.4838.
9Ron Rodriguez2354.5564.252330053.04436254311370091.4157.
10Arvin Tucker2387.5335.2820186187.08861511063159142151.7369.
11Lanny Vessell22006.7530008.089607030001.8759.
12Gary Weldon2141.8003.50751036.03016144140212011.2227.
13Kenneth Wirell23106.6252.62291391144.01285342134031223181.1678.
13 Players22.95963.4843.86122122863691007.193154243298498198134257944301.4198.
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Richard Littlejohn764875573.9877.1316
Harold Smith422722513.9977.076
Eloy Perez19971030.9735.6310


Nathaniel King118909552594.9758.17


Graig Nettles752031761657.9595.05
Steven Free4487103422.9794.32


Steven Free7070134169.9272.91
Graig Nettles393769123.8982.72
Jerry Fuchs1231632.8641.58


Neil McPhee1181483164971.9043.93


John Counsell1191881692.9581.71
Ezell Carter11822210172.9321.97
William Connolly80103531.9731.35
Lanny Vessell38523011.0001.45


Ollie Brantley5631730.8700.36
Gary McGroarty3192220.9391.00
Kenneth Wirell2972510.9701.10
Dave Bryce2651310.9470.69
Sandy Hopper243810.9170.46
Ron Rodriguez2301540.7890.65
Jim Fuchs21115011.0000.76
Ron Lea20101510.9621.25
Arvin Tucker2081512.9581.15
Gary Weldon70.00
John Healy40.00
Walter Harrison30.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ollie Brantley34RR6' 3.0"1781932Lexon, AR, US
Dave Bryce20RR6' 4.0"192Feb 10, 1946
Ezell Carter22RR6' 0.0"170Mar 27, 1944St. Louis, MO, US
William Connolly23RR6' 1.0"1751943
John Counsell24LR6' 0.0"1801942
Steven Free22RR6' 1.0"185Nov 21, 1943Salem, IL, US
Jerry Fuchs21LR5' 10.0"170May 13, 1945
Jim Fuchs20RL6' 3.0"190Mar 15, 1946
Walter Harrison19RR6' 2.0"2051947
John Healy18RR6' 3.0"1851948
Mickey Hoien24RR5' 10.0"1761942
Sandy Hopper20RR6' 3.0"200Dec 4, 1945
Jon Johnson19RR5' 11.0"1751947
Robert Keegan21LR6' 0.0"1701945
Nathaniel King19LR6' 2.0"200Sep 29, 1946
Ron Lea22SR6' 3.0"175Jul 12, 1943Marshall, TX, US
Richard Littlejohn29RR5' 11.0"1681937
Gary McGroarty19RR6' 0.0"177Aug 29, 1946
Neil McPhee22RR6' 1.0"185Oct 14, 1943
Graig Nettles21LR6' 0.0"180Aug 20, 1944San Diego, CA, US
Eloy Perez18RR6' 1.0"180Aug 5, 1947
Ron Rodriguez23RR6' 2.0"180Aug 4, 1942San Leandro, CA, US
Harold Smith23RR6' 0.0"190Jan 8, 1943Sheboygan, WI, US
Arvin Tucker23RR6' 3.0"2351943
Lanny Vessell22RR5' 7.0"1501944
Gary Weldon21RR6' 3.0"195Apr 21, 1945
Kenneth Wirell23RR6' 5.0"2051943

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