Pitcher Dave Goltz was bornat Pelican Rapids hospital;
Dick Stigman was Nimrod kid who made the big leagues

Dick Stigman, who was raised east of Perham in Nimrod, Wadena County, pitched for the Twins at Met Stadium from 1962 to He won 15 games for the Twins in 1963.

Dave Goltz, who was raised near Rothsay in western Otter Tail County, pitched for the Twins at Met Stadium from 1972 to 1979. He won 20 games for the Twins in 1977.

David Allan Goltz (born June 23, 1949 at the Pelican Rapids hospital), pitched in the Major Leagues from 1972 to 1983.

Goltz served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War as a helicopter mechanic.

In 1977, Goltz won a career-high 20 games for the Twins and tied with Dennis Leonard and Jim Palmer for most wins in the American League.

Goltz appeared in the 1981 World Series as a member of the Dodgers