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1965 World Series (4-3): Los Angeles Dodgers (97-65) over Minnesota Twins (102-60)


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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 6, 1965 at Metropolitan Stadium (Minnesota Twins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  1     2 10  1
    Minnesota Twins              0  1  6    0  0  1    0  0  x     8 10  0

    PITCHERS: LAD - Drysdale, Reed (3), Brewer (5), Perranoski (7)
              MIN - Grant

               WP - Mudcat Grant
	       LP - Don Drysdale
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: LAD - Fairly
              MIN - Mincher, Versalles

  ATTENDANCE: 47,797

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 7, 1965 at Metropolitan Stadium (Minnesota Twins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     1  7  3
    Minnesota Twins              0  0  0    0  0  2    1  2  x     5  9  0

    PITCHERS: LAD - Koufax, Perranoski (7), Miller (8)
              MIN - Kaat

               WP - Jim Kaat
	       LP - Sandy Koufax
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: LAD - none
              MIN - none

  ATTENDANCE: 48,700

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 9, 1965 at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles Dodgers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Minnesota Twins              0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  5  0
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    2  1  1    0  0  x     4 10  1

    PITCHERS: MIN - Pascual, Merritt (6), Klippstein (8)
              LAD - Osteen

               WP - Claude Osteen
	       LP - Camilo Pascual
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: MIN - none
              LAD - none

  ATTENDANCE: 55,934

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 10, 1965 at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles Dodgers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Minnesota Twins              0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  0     2  5  2
    Los Angeles Dodgers          1  1  0    1  0  3    0  1  x     7 10  0

    PITCHERS: MIN - Grant, Worthington (6), Pleis (8)
              LAD - Drysdale

               WP - Don Drysdale
	       LP - Mudcat Grant
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: MIN - Killebrew, Oliva
              LAD - Johnson, Parker

  ATTENDANCE: 55,920

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Monday, October 11, 1965 at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles Dodgers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Minnesota Twins              0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  4  1
    Los Angeles Dodgers          2  0  2    1  0  0    2  0  x     7 14  0

    PITCHERS: MIN - Kaat, Boswell (3), Perry (6)
              LAD - Koufax

               WP - Sandy Koufax
	       LP - Jim Kaat
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: MIN - none
              LAD - none

  ATTENDANCE: 55,801

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 13, 1965 at Metropolitan Stadium (Minnesota Twins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     1  6  1
    Minnesota Twins              0  0  0    2  0  3    0  0  x     5  6  1

    PITCHERS: LAD - Osteen, Reed (6), Miller (8)
              MIN - Grant

               WP - Mudcat Grant
	       LP - Claude Osteen
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: LAD - Fairly
              MIN - Allison, Grant

  ATTENDANCE: 49,578

Game 7 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 14, 1965 at Metropolitan Stadium (Minnesota Twins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0     2  7  0
    Minnesota Twins              0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  3  1

    PITCHERS: LAD - Koufax
              MIN - Kaat, Worthington (4), Klippstein (6), Merritt (7), Perry (9)

               WP - Sandy Koufax
	       LP - Jim Kaat
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: LAD - Johnson
              MIN - none

  ATTENDANCE: 50,596

Series MVP - Sandy Koufax

Series Batting Stats

Los Angeles Dodgers Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Jim Brewer 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 10 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .091
Willie Crawford 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 52 27 10 4 0 0 2 .148 .355
Willie Davis 7 26 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 .231 .259 .231 .490 3 0 0 142 558 52 133 10 57 25 .238 .609
Don Drysdale 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 58 130 18 39 7 19 0 .300 .839
Ron Fairly 7 29 7 11 3 0 2 6 0 1 .379 .379 .690 1.069 0 0 0 158 555 73 152 9 70 2 .274 .738
Jim Gilliam 7 28 2 6 1 0 0 2 1 0 .214 .267 .250 .517 0 0 2 111 372 54 104 4 39 9 .280 .758
Lou Johnson 7 27 3 8 2 0 2 4 1 3 .296 .321 .593 .914 0 1 1 131 468 57 121 12 58 15 .259 .706
John Kennedy 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 104 105 12 18 1 5 1 .171 .472
Sandy Koufax 3 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 5 .111 .200 .111 .311 0 0 0 43 113 4 20 0 7 0 .177 .437
Jim Lefebvre 3 10 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800 0 0 1 157 544 57 136 12 69 3 .250 .706
Don LeJohn 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 34 78 2 20 0 7 0 .256 .583
Bob Miller 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 61 16 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .059
Wally Moon 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 53 89 6 18 1 11 2 .202 .574
Claude Osteen 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 42 99 6 12 0 2 0 .121 .288
Wes Parker 7 23 3 7 0 1 1 2 3 3 .304 .407 .522 .929 2 0 0 154 542 80 129 8 51 13 .238 .687
Ron Perranoski 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 59 19 0 3 0 0 0 .158 .396
Howie Reed 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 12 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .250
John Roseboro 7 21 1 6 1 0 0 3 5 3 .286 .423 .333 .756 1 2 0 136 437 42 102 8 57 1 .233 .601
Dick Tracewski 6 17 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 5 .118 .167 .118 .284 0 1 1 78 186 17 40 1 20 2 .215 .577
Maury Wills 7 30 3 11 3 0 0 3 1 3 .367 .387 .467 .854 3 2 0 158 650 92 186 0 33 94 .286 .660
Totals 82 234 24 64 10 1 5 21 13 31 .274 .320 .389 .709 9 6 162 5425 608 1329 78 172 .245 .647

Minnesota Twins Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Bob Allison 5 16 3 2 1 0 1 2 2 9 .125 .222 .375 .597 1 0 0 135 438 71 102 23 78 10 .233 .787
Earl Battey 7 25 1 3 0 1 0 2 0 5 .120 .120 .200 .320 0 0 0 131 394 36 117 6 60 0 .297 .783
Dave Boswell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 38 7 12 0 1 0 .316 .702
Mudcat Grant 3 8 3 2 1 0 1 3 0 1 .250 .250 .750 1.000 0 0 0 50 97 13 15 0 8 0 .155 .438
Jimmie Hall 2 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 .143 .250 .143 .393 0 0 0 148 522 81 149 20 86 14 .285 .810
Jim Kaat 3 6 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0 0 56 93 6 23 1 9 2 .247 .588
Harmon Killebrew 7 21 2 6 0 0 1 2 6 4 .286 .444 .429 .873 0 0 1 113 401 78 108 25 75 0 .269 .885
Johnny Klippstein 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 8 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .111
Jim Merritt 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 22 1 3 0 3 0 .136 .376
Don Mincher 7 23 3 3 0 0 1 1 2 7 .130 .200 .261 .461 0 0 0 128 346 43 87 22 65 1 .251 .853
Joe Nossek 6 20 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0 0 87 170 19 37 2 16 2 .218 .556
Tony Oliva 7 26 2 5 1 0 1 2 1 6 .192 .222 .346 .568 0 0 1 149 576 107 185 16 98 19 .321 .870
Camilo Pascual 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 27 60 7 12 2 8 0 .200 .542
Jim Perry 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 53 3 9 0 3 0 .170 .426
Bill Pleis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 41 7 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Frank Quilici 7 20 2 4 2 0 0 1 4 3 .200 .333 .300 .633 0 1 2 56 149 16 31 0 7 1 .208 .536
Rich Rollins 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 140 469 59 117 5 32 4 .249 .641
Sandy Valdespino 5 11 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 .273 .273 .364 .636 0 0 0 108 245 38 64 1 22 7 .261 .641
Zoilo Versalles 7 28 3 8 1 1 1 4 2 7 .286 .333 .500 .833 1 1 0 160 666 126 182 19 77 27 .273 .781
Al Worthington 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 62 10 1 1 0 0 0 .100 .350
Jerry Zimmerman 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 83 154 8 33 1 11 0 .214 .529
Totals 82 215 20 42 7 2 6 19 19 54 .195 .261 .330 .591 2 2 162 5488 774 1396 150 92 .254 .722

Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Jim Brewer 1 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 1 1 0 1 1.500 19 2 1.82 3 2 2 49.1 33 28 31 1.236
Don Drysdale 2 2 3.86 1 1 0 1 11.2 12 9 5 3 15 1.286 44 42 2.77 23 12 1 308.1 270 66 210 1.090
Sandy Koufax 3 3 0.38 2 1 0 2 24.0 13 2 1 5 29 0.750 43 41 2.04 26 8 2 335.2 216 71 382 0.855
Bob Miller 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 61 1 2.97 6 7 9 103.0 82 26 77 1.049
Claude Osteen 2 2 0.64 1 1 0 1 14.0 9 2 1 5 4 1.000 40 40 2.79 15 15 0 287.0 253 78 162 1.153
Ron Perranoski 2 0 7.36 0 0 0 0 3.2 3 3 3 4 1 1.909 59 0 2.24 6 6 17 104.2 85 40 53 1.194
Howie Reed 2 0 8.10 0 0 0 0 3.1 2 3 3 2 4 1.200 38 5 3.12 7 5 1 78.0 73 27 47 1.282
Totals 14 7 2.10 4 3 0 4 60.0 42 20 14 19 54 1.017 162 162 2.811 97 65 1476.0 1223 425 1079 1.117

Minnesota Twins Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Dave Boswell 1 0 3.38 0 0 0 0 2.2 3 1 1 2 3 1.875 27 12 3.40 6 5 0 106.0 77 46 85 1.160
Mudcat Grant 3 3 2.74 2 1 0 2 23.0 22 8 7 2 12 1.043 41 39 3.30 21 7 0 270.1 252 61 142 1.158
Jim Kaat 3 3 3.77 1 2 0 1 14.1 18 7 6 2 6 1.395 45 42 2.83 18 11 2 264.1 267 63 154 1.248
Johnny Klippstein 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.2 2 0 0 2 3 1.500 56 0 2.24 9 3 5 76.1 59 31 59 1.179
Jim Merritt 2 0 2.70 0 0 0 0 3.1 2 1 1 0 1 0.600 16 9 3.17 5 4 2 76.2 68 20 61 1.148
Camilo Pascual 1 1 5.40 0 1 0 0 5.0 8 3 3 1 0 1.800 27 27 3.35 9 3 0 156.0 126 63 96 1.212
Jim Perry 2 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 2 2 2 4 1.750 36 19 2.63 12 7 0 167.2 142 47 88 1.127
Bill Pleis 1 0 9.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 2.000 41 2 2.98 4 4 4 51.1 49 27 33 1.481
Al Worthington 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 4.0 2 1 0 2 2 1.000 62 0 2.13 10 7 21 80.1 57 41 59 1.220
Totals 17 7 3.15 3 4 0 3 60.0 64 24 21 13 31 1.283 162 162 3.137 102 60 1457.1 1278 503 934 1.222

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