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1965 FIL Twins

1965 > Class Winter Rookie > 1965 Florida Instructional League
Overall: 26-24
Scored 213 runs, Allowed 172 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 30-20

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Del Wilber
Represented: FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1964 / 1966

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Creighton Burns 22 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
2 Ron Clark 22 40 161 135 27 41 7 1 3 16 5 3 22 17 .304 .416 .437 .853 59 4 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
3 John Counsell* 23 26 94 81 10 23 2 0 0 6 0 1 12 8 .284 .383 .309 .692 25 1 0 0
4 Jerry Crider 23 12 25 25 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .080 .080 .080 .160 2 0 0 0
5 William Hess 23 42 166 151 16 43 3 0 2 17 1 2 9 8 .285 .321 .344 .666 52 1 1 4
6 Nathaniel King* 18 42 140 132 7 23 4 0 1 13 0 0 7 34 .174 .214 .227 .442 30 0 0 1
7 Andy Kosco 23 38 146 136 23 41 5 1 7 24 3 1 9 9 .301 .349 .507 .857 69 1 0 0
8 Charlie Manuel* 21 36 128 102 16 27 3 1 1 26 1 0 24 16 .265 .409 .343 .753 35 1 1 0
9 Danny Morris 19 14 20 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .056 .150 .056 .206 1 0 0 0
10 Mel Nelson 29 6 10 7 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 .286 .500 .286 .786 2 0 0 0
11 Chuck Nieson 22 19 9 9 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .111 .111 .333 .444 3 0 0 0
12 Joe Nossek 24 24 100 86 18 23 3 1 2 14 2 1 12 9 .267 .370 .395 .765 34 2 0 0
13 Jim Ollom 19 16 14 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0 0
14 Bobo Osborne* 29 17 29 23 5 9 3 0 1 7 0 0 5 6 .391 .483 .652 1.135 15 0 0 1
15 John Oster 22 8 14 14 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .214 .214 .214 .429 3 0 0 0
16 Red Rambo* 21 27 74 60 6 12 3 0 0 9 0 1 13 5 .200 .338 .250 .588 15 0 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
17 Paul Ratliff* 21 40 144 114 21 32 2 2 3 18 0 2 28 27 .281 .424 .412 .836 47 1 0 1
18 Rich Reese* 23 18 62 55 5 10 2 0 0 8 1 2 5 3 .182 .246 .218 .464 12 0 1 1
19 Rick Renick 21 41 155 134 10 22 6 0 2 12 3 1 19 35 .164 .273 .254 .526 34 1 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
20 Joseph Romary 22 35 113 91 13 26 3 2 1 9 0 1 17 18 .286 .393 .396 .788 36 1 1 3 Stats for 2 teams
21 Curt Sauer 21 14 20 17 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 .118 .211 .118 .328 2 0 1 0
22 John Sevcik 22 31 89 74 3 11 2 1 0 4 1 0 13 14 .149 .281 .203 .484 15 1 0 1
23 Tom Solters 22 39 134 113 26 34 5 0 1 3 3 1 17 16 .301 .389 .372 .761 42 0 3 1 Stats for 2 teams
24 George Talsma 20 15 19 15 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 3 .067 .222 .267 .489 4 1 1 0
25 Bill Whitby 21 13 23 18 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 5 8 .056 .261 .222 .483 4 0 0 0
25 Players 21.8 50 1870 1609 213 387 53 10 24 190 20 16 223 266 .241 .335 .331 .666 532 14 10 14 2
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Creighton Burns 22 0 0 7.31 9 1 0 0 16.0 26 17 13 0 8 0 12 1 0 2 2.125 14.6 0.0 4.5 6.8 1.50
2 Jerry Crider 23 5 3 .625 1.58 12 9 4 2 74.0 52 14 13 1 20 0 31 0 0 2 0.973 6.3 0.1 2.4 3.8 1.55
3 Danny Morris 19 3 4 .429 3.00 14 9 0 0 57.0 41 25 19 3 23 0 37 0 0 4 1.123 6.5 0.5 3.6 5.8 1.61
4 Mel Nelson* 29 2 2 .500 2.25 5 3 0 0 20.0 18 8 5 0 3 0 16 0 0 0 1.050 8.1 0.0 1.4 7.2 5.33
5 Chuck Nieson 22 3 3 .500 2.81 19 1 0 0 32.0 26 15 10 2 20 1 25 1 0 4 1.438 7.3 0.6 5.6 7.0 1.25
6 Jim Ollom* 19 5 3 .625 3.06 16 5 1 1 50.0 47 24 17 2 19 0 44 3 1 2 1.320 8.5 0.4 3.4 7.9 2.32
7 Bobo Osborne 29 1 1 .500 6.88 9 1 0 0 17.0 18 18 13 2 16 0 11 2 0 3 2.000 9.5 1.1 8.5 5.8 0.69
8 Curt Sauer 21 2 1 .667 1.47 14 8 2 0 55.0 46 13 9 0 10 1 29 0 2 2 1.018 7.5 0.0 1.6 4.7 2.90
9 George Talsma 20 1 3 .250 3.68 12 4 0 0 44.0 50 22 18 0 25 3 27 1 0 4 1.705 10.2 0.0 5.1 5.5 1.08
10 Bill Whitby 21 4 4 .500 1.43 13 10 3 0 69.0 51 16 11 0 19 0 50 1 0 0 1.014 6.7 0.0 2.5 6.5 2.63
10 Players 21.6 26 24 .520 2.65 50 50 40 10 5 434.0 375 172 128 10 163 5 282 9 3 23 1829 1.240 7.8 0.2 3.4 5.8 1.73
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
John Sevcik 28 139 11 1 0 .993 5.36 3
Paul Ratliff 24 118 8 0 3 1.000 5.25 2
Red Rambo 14 54 6 3 2 .952 4.29 1 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nathaniel King 38 313 14 8 29 .976 8.61
Rich Reese 12 109 7 0 12 1.000 9.67

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Nossek 24 53 77 3 14 .977 5.42
Tom Solters 15 34 40 3 7 .961 4.93 Stats for 2 teams
Ron Clark 12 16 32 1 7 .980 4.00 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Romary 10 16 31 2 8 .959 4.70 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Andy Kosco 33 23 54 12 6 .865 2.33
Ron Clark 17 30 21 1 3 .981 3.00 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rick Renick 35 60 85 10 19 .935 4.14 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Romary 19 30 61 9 13 .910 4.79 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Hess 42 76 5 1 0 .988 1.93
Charlie Manuel 35 37 3 0 0 1.000 1.14
John Counsell 24 54 2 1 0 .982 2.33
Tom Solters 17 30 1 1 0 .969 1.82 Stats for 2 teams
Paul Ratliff 11 18 0 0 0 1.000 1.64
Red Rambo 10 11 0 0 0 1.000 1.10 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Nieson 19 0 6 0 1 1.000 0.32
Jim Ollom 16 2 11 2 0 .867 0.81
Danny Morris 14 1 4 1 0 .833 0.36
Curt Sauer 14 6 8 4 0 .778 1.00
Bill Whitby 13 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.69
Jerry Crider 12 4 15 0 0 1.000 1.58
George Talsma 12 1 17 0 1 1.000 1.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Creighton Burns 22 R R 6' 4.0" Sep 20, 1942
Ron Clark 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 14, 1943 Fort Worth, TX, US
John Counsell 23 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1942
Jerry Crider 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 2, 1941 Sioux Falls, SD, US
William Hess 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 10, 1941
Nathaniel King 18 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 29, 1946
Andy Kosco 23 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Oct 5, 1941 Youngstown, OH, US
Charlie Manuel 21 L R 6' 4.0" 195 Jan 4, 1944 Northfork, WV, US
Danny Morris 19 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 11, 1946 Greenville, KY, US
Mel Nelson 29 R L 6' 0.0" 185 May 30, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Chuck Nieson 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 24, 1942 Hanford, CA, US
Joe Nossek 24 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Nov 8, 1940 Cleveland, OH, US
Jim Ollom 19 R L 6' 4.0" 210 Jul 8, 1945 Snohomish, WA, US
Bobo Osborne 29 L R 6' 1.0" 205 Oct 12, 1935 Chattahoochee, GA, US
John Oster 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 29, 1942
Red Rambo 21 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Aug 22, 1943 Jacksonville, FL, US
Paul Ratliff 21 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 23, 1944 San Diego, CA, US
Rich Reese 23 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 29, 1941 Leipsic, OH, US
Rick Renick 21 R R 6' 0.0" 188 Mar 16, 1944 London, OH, US
Joseph Romary 22 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1943
Curt Sauer 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 12, 1944 Little Falls, MN, US
John Sevcik 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 11, 1942 Oak Park, IL, US
Tom Solters 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 31, 1943
George Talsma 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 11, 1944
Bill Whitby 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 29, 1943 Crewe, VA, US

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