Minnesota Twins


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Team History
Years Known As Record World Series Titles Pennants Playoff Appearance
1961 – 2017 Minnesota Twins 4,501 – 4,594 2 3 12
1901 – 1960 Washington Senators 4,223 – 4,864 1 3 3

World Series Titles
Year Opponent Series World Series MVP
1991 Atlanta Braves 4-3 Jack Morris
1987 St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Frank Viola
1924 New York Giants 4-3

Retired Numbers
Number Player Years Played Position
3 Harmon Killebrew 1954 – 1974 1B / 3B / OF / DH
6 Tony Oliva 1962 – 1976 OF / DH
10 Tom Kelly 1986 – 2001 Manager
14 Kent Hrbek 1981 – 1994 1B
28 Bert Blyleven 1970 – 1976, 1985 – 1988 RHP
29 Rod Carew 1967 – 1978 2B / 1B
34 Kirby Puckett 1984 – 1995 OF

MVP
Year Player Position
2009 Joe Mauer C
2006 Justin Morneau 1B
1977 Rod Carew 1B
1969 Harmon Killebrew 3B / 1B
1965 Zoilo Versalles SS
1925 Roger Peckinpaugh SS
1924 Walter Johnson SP
1913 Walter Johnson SP
Cy Young Award
Year Player
2006 Johan Santana
2004 Johan Santana
1988 Frank Viola
1970 Jim Perry

Rookie of the Year
Year Player Position
1995 Marty Cordova OF
1991 Chuck Knoblauch 2B
1978 John Castino 3B
1967 Rod Carew 2B
1964 Tony Oliva OF
1959 Bob Allison OF
1958 Albie Pearson OF
Manager of the Year
Year Manager
2010 Ron Gardenhire
1991 Tom Kelly