Wayne Terwilliger

At a Glance

Playing Career
--Des Moines
--Los Angeles
--St. Paul




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1960 Leaf

Kansas City Athletics (1959-60)

1959 Topps 1959: .267 avg, 74 games, 180 at-bats

Manager: Harry Craft. Teammates included future Yankees Roger Maris, Bob Cerv, Whitey Herzog

Highlight: A great hitting streak that took his season average over .300

Lowlight: After he noticed that he was hitting over .300, the streak ended

1960 Topps1960: .000 avg, 2 games, 1 at-bat

Manager: Bob Elliott. Teammates included Don Larsen, Hank Bauer, Marv Throneberry

Twig pulled a back muscle, and when he told the team trainer about it he heard his manager complaining about "candy-ass ballplayers." Soon after, he was sold to the Yankees and sent to their AAA Richmond team.

Twig, '59 Athletics Roger Maris, '59 Athletics Click on any card to see larger front and back views

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