1970 Minnesota Twins Roster

The 1970 Minnesota Twins team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1970 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1970 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1970 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1970 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1970 Minnesota Twins primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1970 Minnesota Twins

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Complete Roster

6-01
190
Right
Right
1948-03-13
6-03
207
Right
Right
1951-04-06
6-03
185
Right
Right
1945-01-20
6-00
155
Left
Left
1947-11-23
6-05
210
Right
Right
1947-09-20
6-00
190
Right
Right
1944-07-09
6-04
217
Left
Left
1938-11-07
6-00
192
Left
Left
1936-04-01
6-04
200
Right
Both
1935-10-30
5-11
190
Right
Right
1940-11-23
6-05
230
Right
Right
1936-09-14
6-05
207
Right
Right
1945-03-30
6-02
185
Right
Right
1946-07-22
6-00
190
Right
Right
1949-09-13
6-02
206
Right
Right
1945-06-07
6-02
190
Right
Left
1944-01-23
5-10
190
Right
Right
1944-07-12
5-10
163
Right
Right
1938-12-17
6-00
182
Right
Left
1945-10-01
5-11
213
Right
Right
1936-06-29
6-00
180
Right
Right
1933-11-16
6-06
220
Right
Right
1942-07-24
6-00
175
Right
Right
1939-05-11
6-03
200
Left
Left
1941-09-29
6-00
190
Right
Right
1944-03-16
6-00
183
Right
Right
1947-02-01
6-04
220
Right
Right
1934-07-11
6-03
215
Right
Right
1940-12-08
6-00
190
Right
Right
1949-02-04
6-02
190
Right
Left
1945-10-12
6-00
195
Right
Left
1944-05-27
6-04
200
Right
Left
1944-01-04
6-00
186
Left
Left
1947-03-02
6-02
190
Right
Left
1938-07-20
5-09
155
Right
Right
1940-07-03
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The 1970 Minnesota Twins played 162 games during the regular season, won 98 games, lost 64 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Metropolitan Stadium (Park Factors: 101/100) where 1,261,887 fans witnessed their 1970 Twins finish the season with a .605 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1970 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1970 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1970 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1970 Minnesota Twins primary starters list:

1970 Minnesota Twins
Salaries

Harmon Killebrew $95,000.00
Tony Oliva $70,000.00
Jim Kaat $50,000.00
Luis Tiant $50,000.00
Dave Boswell $40,000.00
Cesar Tovar $40,000.00
Bob Allison $37,000.00
Rich Reese $30,000.00
Stan Williams $30,000.00
Brant Alyea $14,500.00
Steve Barber $12,000.00
Bert Blyleven $12,000.00
Steve Brye $12,000.00
Pete Hamm $12,000.00
Minnie Mendoza $12,000.00
Jim Nettles $12,000.00
Danny Thompson $12,000.00
Dick Woodson $12,000.00
Herman Hill $8,000.00
Hal Haydel $6,000.00
Bill Zepp $6,000.00

Did you know that a 1970 Minnesota Twins Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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