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A BRAND-NEW TREND IN TWINS
Zoilo Versalles, the temperamental Twin shortstop, was on first base with nobody out when Rich Rollins hit a single to short left field. Versalles, with never a ...
BILL DAILEY, WON'T YOU PLEASE COME IN
"No," said Versalles. "The leg, she bothers me." "Go in and lie down for a while before the game starts," said Allison. "No," said Zoilo. "Is bad to lie down.
THE FINAL STRENGTH WAS SANDY
In the third he got a break when Umpire Ed Hurley called batter's interference against Joe Nossek after Zoilo Versalles had second base stolen. Then, ironically ...
A quick look back at a most peculiar season
It was a topsy-turvy scene. Last years pennant winners declined and fell into the second division while two sixth-place teams advanced to the World Series. Strikeouts were up, home runs were down, bats were in
'EL AS' IS THE VOICE OF AMERICA
... Al Lopez, whose father also came from Asturias, Juan Marichal, Camilo Pascual, Zoilo Versalles, the Rojas-Alous or anyone else who happens to be in town.
THE YANKEES' DESPERATE GAMBLE
The tying run was on second base whenMantle hit a low line drive on one hop to the shortstop, Zoilo Versalles.Versalles bobbled the ball, and Mantle, seeing ...
Another 'bad trade' pays off
The Minnesota Twins may be running away from their division, and a big reason is Brant Alyea, who hits like—and with—Harm Killebrew
FIVE-WAY FIGHT FOR A PENNANT
He saw errors by Don Mincher, Zoilo Versalles and Rich Rollins on successive plays. "I asked myself, 'How can I blame the manager for this?' " Griffith said, "and ...
A TORRID TIME FOR THE TWINS
Martin the Torch first lit up and into the Twins in 1965, when he became their third -base coach, by establishing a special relationship with Zoilo Versalles and ...