1964 Minnesota Golden Gophers baseball team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1964 Minnesota Golden Gophers baseball
MinnesotaGoldenGophers.png
Conference Big Ten Conference
1964 record 31–12 (11–3 Big Ten)
Head coach Dick Siebert (17th year)
Home stadium Delta Field
Seasons
« 1963 1965 »
1964 Big Ten Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#1 Minnesota y 11 3   .786     31 12   .721
Michigan 10 4   .714     19 16   .543
Ohio State 10 5   .667     21 10   .677
#25 Michigan State 8 7   .533     22 12   .647
Purdue 8 7   .533     15 10   .600
Wisconsin 8 7   .533      
Indiana 7 8   .467     23 12   .657
Iowa 7 8   .467     13 16   .448
Northwestern 4 11   .267      
Illinois 1 14   .067      
† – Conference champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1964[1][2]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1964 Minnesota Golden Gophers baseball team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1964 NCAA University Division baseball season. The Golden Gophers played their home games at Delta Field. The team was coached by Dick Siebert in his 17th season at Minnesota.

The Golden Gophers won the College World Series, defeating the Missouri Tigers in the championship game.

Roster[edit]

1964 Minnesota Golden Gophers roster
 

Pitchers

  • Dennis Johnson
  • Tom Lindberg
  • Dick Mielke
  • George Nelson
  • Joe Pollack
  • Rene Valenciano

Catchers

 

Infielders

  • Dick Anderson
  • Jerry Cawley
  • Bill Davis
  • Pat Hergott
  • Dewey Markus
  • Dick McCullough
  • Ron Roalstad
  • Steve Schneider
 

Outfielders

  • Frank Brosseau
  • Archie Clark
  • Alan Druskin
  • Gary Erickson
  • Dave Hoffman
  • Bob Werness
 

Schedule[edit]

1964 Minnesota Golden Gophers Baseball Game Log
Regular Season
Post-Season

Awards and honors[edit]

Bill Davis
  • All College World Series Team[3]
Dan Hoffman
  • All-College World Series Team[3]
Dewey Markus
  • All-College World Series Team[3]
Joe Pollack
  • All-Big Ten First Team[4]
  • All-College World Series Team[3]
Ron Wojciak
  • All-America First Team[5]
  • All-Big Ten First Team[4]
  • All-College World Series Team[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2012 Big Ten Baseball Record Book. Big Ten Conference. p. 101. Retrieved May 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1964". Boyd's World. Retrieved May 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "College World Series Record Book". NCAA.org. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "All Big Ten". GopherSports.com. Retrieved 19 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "All-Americans". GopherSports.com. Retrieved 19 January 2013. 

External links[edit]