Category Archives: The 1967 AL Pennant Race

1967 AL Pennant Race

    Standings and scores of the baseball wars on August 21, 1967 Make sure you check the Today in Twins History page to see more info on the 1967 AL pennant race. The rest of the stories that I … Continue reading

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The 1967 AL Pennant Race – Part 36 – Twins Keep Winning

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Twins and their shortstop issues go way back – Part 35

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Nats beat Twins 9-7 in 20 innings at the Met – Part 34 – Worthington

The Twins had a long day at the Met on August 9, 1967 but after 5 hours and 40 minutes and 20 innings all they had to show for their efforts was a 9-7 loss at the hands of the … Continue reading

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The 1967 AL Pennant Race – Part 33 – Elston Howard traded to Boston Red Sox

I remember Yankee catcher Elston Howard well, he always seemed to find a way to beat our Minnesota Twins. Howard could do it all, he could hit, behind the plate he called a great game and he was a leader. … Continue reading

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1967 Twins Pennant Race – Part 32 – Twins 1967 Media Guide

I worked for several years to acquire a copy of all the Minnesota Twins media guides and completed the set last year. I have scanned and created a PDF of the 1967 Minnesota Twins Media Guide for everyone to enjoy. … Continue reading

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50 years ago it was not just about baseball in Detroit – Part 31 – 1967 Detroit riots

The 1967 Detroit rebellion, also known as the 1967 Detroit riot or as the 12th Street riot, was a violent public disorder that turned into a civil disturbance in Detroit, Michigan. It began in the early morning hours of Sunday July 23, 1967. There was a … Continue reading

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1967 AL Pennant Race – Part 30 – Race continues, five teams within five games

In their final July game the Twins were helpless against Lee Stange, a former Twins pitcher and current Red Sox starter. Stange had a perfect game going until Harmon Killebrew singled with two out in the seventh inning at Fenway … Continue reading

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The 1967 AL Pennant Race – Part 29 – Twins losing streak finally over

According to manager Cal Ermer about 1/3 of the Twins roster was a bit lighter in the wallet after Ermer fined them for curfew violations. The Twins who took on  the Yankees in a scheduled doubleheader today were on a … Continue reading

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The 1967 AL Pennant Race – Part 28 – Twins play to a crowd of 51,144

The Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 2-1 in Milwaukee’s County Stadium but the game did not count in the standings, it was just an exhibition game. There were 51,144 baseball fans in the stands, about 3,000 more watched … Continue reading

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