1966 Ohio State Buckeyes baseball team

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1966 Ohio State Buckeyes baseball
Buckeyes logo.svg
Conference Big Ten Conference
1966 record 27-6-1 (6-0 Big Ten)
Head coach Marty Karow (16th year)
Seasons
« 1965 1967 »
1966 Big Ten Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T   PCT     W   L   T   PCT
#1 Ohio State y 6 0 0   1.000     27 6 1   .809
#16 Minnesota 11 2 0   .846     27 10 2   .718
#21 Michigan 10 3 0   .769     22 11 0   .667
Michigan State 8 5 0   .615     24 13 0   .649
Indiana 6 5 0   .545     17 15 0   .531
Illinois 5 7 0   .417     0 0 0  
Wisconsin 6 9 0   .400     0 0 0  
Iowa 4 7 0   .364     14 15 0   .483
Purdue 2 9 0   .182     9 14 0   .391
Northwestern 2 13 0   .133     0 0 0  
† – Conference champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1966[1][2]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1966 Ohio State Buckeyes baseball team represented Ohio State University in the 1966 NCAA University Division baseball season. The team was coached by Marty Karow in his 16th season at Ohio State.

The Buckeyes won the College World Series, defeating the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the championship game.

Roster[edit]

1966 Ohio State Buckeyes roster
 

Pitchers

  • Steve Arlin
  • Richard Boggs
  • Curtis Heinfeld
  • Kenneth Monroe
  • Keith Stilwell
  • Ralph Swain
  • Ross Winning

Catchers

 

Infielders

Outfielders

  • Robert Baker
  • Bo Rein
  • Raymound William Shoup
 

Position Unknown

  • John Anderson
  • Glenn Bergman
  • Albert Budding
  • Frank Cozze
  • Ronald Dawson
  • David Dillon
  • James Elshire
  • Dennis Jacobs
  • James LeBay
  • Wayne Mogan
 

Schedule[edit]

1966 Ohio State Buckeyes Baseball Game Log
Regular Season
Post-Season

Awards and honors[edit]

Steve Arlin
Chuck Brinkman
  • All-America Second Team[3]
  • All-College World Series Team[4]
Ross Nagelson
  • All-College World Series Team[4]
Bo Rein
  • All-College World Series Team[4]
Ray Shoup
  • All-College World Series Team[4]

Buckeyes in the 1966 MLB Draft[edit]

The following members of the Ohio State Buckeyes baseball program were drafted in the 1966 Major League Baseball Draft.[5]

Player Position Round Overall MLB Team
Russ Nagelson 1B 14th 272nd Cleveland Indians
Chuck Brinkman C 16th 318th Chicago White Sox

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2012 Big Ten Baseball Record Book (PDF). Big Ten Conference. p. 101. Retrieved August 13, 2014. 
  2. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1966". Boyd's World. Retrieved August 13, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Record Book" (PDF). OhioStateBuckeyes.com. Retrieved 26 January 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c d e "College World Series Record Book" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)"". Baseball Reference. Retrieved 26 January 2013. 

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