Bill Pleis

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Bill Pleis
Born: (1937-08-05) August 5, 1937 (age 77)
Kirkwood, Missouri
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 16, 1961 for the Minnesota Twins
Last MLB appearance
September 15, 1966 for the Minnesota Twins
Career statistics
Win–loss record 21-16
Earned run average 4.07
Strikeouts 184

William Pleis (born August 5, 1937 in Kirkwood, Missouri) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1961 to 1966 for the Minnesota Twins.

On April 22, 1961, Pleis notched the first ever win for the Minnesota Twins in Minnesota. He also appeared in the 1965 World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers — a team he would serve as a scout for several years after the end of his playing career.

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