2002 Minnesota Twins Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 94-67
Finished 1st in the AL's Central Division
Attendance: 1,924,354, Avg. 23,757
Ballpark: Hubert H Humphrey Metrodome
Won Division
American League Division Series - Defeated Oakland Athletics 3-2
American League Championship Series - Lost to Anaheim Angels 4-1
Manager: Ron Gardenhire (94-67)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
2002 Minnesota Twins Statistics
2002 Minnesota Twins Results

The Minnesota Twins of the American League ended the 2002 season with a record of 94 wins and 67 losses, finishing first in the AL's Central Division.

The Twins plated 768 runs and allowed 712 runs. Torii Hunter paced Minnesota with 29 home runs, while Corey Koskie, David Ortiz and Jacque Jones each walloped 20 or more, too. Torii Hunter drove in 94 runs. A. J. Pierzynski and Jacque Jones led hitters with significant playing time by hitting .300. Rick Reed topped the team with 15 wins and a team-best 3.78 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Ron Gardenhire coached the team. The 2002 Minnesota Twins qualified for the playoffs as a division winner.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Casey Blake3BRRAugust 23, 19736'2"205Des Moines, IA USA
Brian BuchananRFRRJuly 21, 19736'4"230Miami, FL USA
Jay Canizaro2BRRJuly 4, 19735'9"170Beaumont, TX USA
Jack CressendPRRMay 13, 19756'1"185New Orleans, LA USA
Michael CuddyerRFRRMarch 27, 19796'2"220Norfolk, VA USA
Tony FiorePRROctober 12, 19716'4"210Oak Park, IL USA
Kevin FrederickPLRNovember 4, 19766'1"215Evanston, IL USA
Eddie GuardadoPRLOctober 2, 19706'0"195Stockton, CA USA
Cristian GuzmanSSBRMarch 21, 19786'0"180Santo Domingo, Di D.R.
LaTroy HawkinsPRRDecember 21, 19726'5"220Gary, IN USA
Denny Hocking2BBRApril 2, 19705'10"180Torrance, CA USA
Torii HunterCFRRJuly 18, 19756'2"220Pine Bluff, AR USA
Michael JacksonPRRDecember 22, 19646'1"185Houston, TX USA
Jacque JonesLFLLApril 25, 19755'10"175San Diego, CA USA
Bobby KieltyRFBRAugust 5, 19766'1"225Fontana, CA USA
Matt KinneyPRRDecember 16, 19766'5"220Bangor, ME USA
Corey Koskie3BLRJune 28, 19736'3"215Anola, MB CAN
David LambSSBRJune 6, 19756'2"165West Hills, CA USA
Matt LeCroy1BRRDecember 13, 19756'2"225Belton, SC USA
Kyle LohsePRROctober 4, 19786'2"215Chico, CA USA
Joe MaysPBRDecember 10, 19756'1"160Flint, MI USA
Doug Mientkiewicz1BLRJune 19, 19746'2"195Toledo, OH USA
Travis MillerPRLNovember 2, 19726'3"205Dayton, OH USA
Eric MiltonPLLAugust 4, 19756'3"200State College, PA USA
Dustan MohrRFRRJune 19, 19766'0"210Hattiesburg, MS USA
Warren Morris2BLRJanuary 11, 19745'11"190Alexandria, LA USA
David Ortiz1BLLNovember 18, 19756'3"230Santo Domingo, Di D.R.
A. J. PierzynskiCLRDecember 30, 19766'3"250Bridgehampton, NY USA
Tom PrinceCRRAugust 13, 19645'11"185Kankakee, IL USA
Brad RadkePRROctober 27, 19726'2"180Eau Claire, WI USA
Rick ReedPRRAugust 16, 19646'0"195Huntington, WV USA
Michael RestovichLFRRJanuary 3, 19796'6"240Rochester, MN USA
Juan RinconPRRJanuary 23, 19795'11"210Maracaibo, Zu Venezuela
Luis Rivas2BRRAugust 30, 19795'10"175La Guaira, La Venezuela
Jose RodriguezPLLDecember 18, 19746'1"205Cayey, P.R.
J. C. RomeroPBLJune 4, 19765'11"205Rio Piedras, P.R.
Mike RyanCFLRJuly 6, 19775'10"182Indiana, PA USA
Johan SantanaPLLMarch 13, 19796'0"210Tovar, Me Venezuela
Todd Sears1BRROctober 23, 19756'5"215Des Moines, IA USA
Mike TrombleyPRRApril 14, 19676'2"200Springfield, MA USA
Javier ValentinCBRSeptember 19, 19755'10"198Manati, P.R.
Bob WellsPRRNovember 1, 19666'0"180Yakima, WA USA



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