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1959 Sophomore League

1959 > Class D > League History
Overall: 498 games, 8 teams, approx. 124 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1958 / 1960

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1958 / 1960

League Standings

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Alpine Cowboys BOS 88 34 .721 --
Carlsbad Potashers CHC 72 54 .571 18
Hobbs Cardinals STL 70 54 .565 19
Plainview A's KCA 60 65 .480 29.5
Midland Braves MLN 56 70 .444 34
Odessa Dodgers LAD 54 69 .439 34.5
Artesia Giants SFG 50 75 .400 39.5
San Angelo/Roswell Pirates PIT 48 77 .384 41.5
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Alpine Cowboys BOS 21.4 7.70 122 5103 4197 939 1219 214 66 102 835 53 774 751 .290 .403 .446 .849 1871 81 47 39 46
Midland Braves MLN 20.6 6.86 126 5191 4300 864 1155 169 52 74 729 67 742 794 .269 .379 .384 .762 1650 79 49 51 49
Hobbs Cardinals STL 20.5 6.36 124 5025 4201 789 1090 153 45 121 669 54 704 978 .259 .367 .404 .771 1696 75 33 51 36
Carlsbad Potashers CHC 22.4 6.21 126 5095 4188 783 1058 159 47 93 687 108 777 854 .253 .371 .380 .751 1590 82 43 34 53
Odessa Dodgers LAD 20.1 5.96 123 4845 4080 733 1077 173 49 51 615 69 649 890 .264 .366 .368 .734 1501 92 29 50 37
San Angelo/Roswell Pirates PIT 20.0 5.85 125 4751 4123 731 1162 179 60 83 616 148 492 810 .282 .361 .415 .776 1710 70 47 42 47
Plainview A's KCA 21.3 5.83 125 4940 4178 729 1104 200 50 74 630 35 657 778 .264 .366 .389 .755 1626 101 33 32 40
Artesia Giants SFG 21.1 5.26 125 4909 4170 658 1052 158 33 90 580 56 634 841 .252 .352 .371 .723 1546 104 29 38 38
League Totals 20.9 6.25 996 39859 33437 6226 8917 1405 402 688 5361 590 5429 6696 .267 .371 .394 .765 13190 684 310 337 346

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Alpine Cowboys BOS 22.9 4.68 88 34 .721 122 122 571
Carlsbad Potashers CHC 22.4 5.55 72 54 .571 126 126 699
Plainview A's KCA 21.3 5.90 60 65 .480 125 125 737
Hobbs Cardinals STL 19.4 6.10 70 54 .565 124 124 756
Odessa Dodgers LAD 20.2 6.69 54 69 .439 123 123 823
Artesia Giants SFG 20.5 6.82 50 75 .400 125 125 852
Midland Braves MLN 20.7 7.12 56 70 .444 126 126 897
San Angelo/Roswell Pirates PIT 19.6 7.13 48 77 .384 125 125 891
League Totals 20.8 6.25 498 498 .500 996 996 6226

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Alpine Cowboys BOS 122 3139 1351 201 138 .957 11 Eddie Popowski
Plainview A's KCA 125 3191 1258 237 114 .949 29 Bobby Hofman
Carlsbad Potashers CHC 126 3282 1172 248 99 .947 44 Walt Dixon
Hobbs Cardinals STL 124 3224 1377 289 107 .941 19 Thurman Tucker
San Angelo/Roswell Pirates PIT 125 3081 1172 273 132 .940 28 Joe Bauman
Odessa Dodgers LAD 123 3109 1104 270 104 .940 17 Roy Hartsfield
Midland Braves MLN 126 3222 1239 300 101 .937 20 Jimmy Brown
Artesia Giants SFG 125 3201 1148 299 97 .936 21 Jodie Phipps
League Totals 996 25449 9821 2117 892 .943 189