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1959 Eastern League

1959 > Class A > League History
Overall: 561 games, 8 teams, approx. 140 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
Springfield Giants SFG 85 55 .607 --
Allentown Red Sox BOS 82 59 .582 3.5
Williamsport Grays PHI 81 60 .574 4.5
Binghamton Triplets NYY 71 68 .511 13.5
Reading Indians CLE 71 69 .507 14
York White Roses STL 59 81 .421 26
Lancaster Red Roses CHC 57 83 .407 28
Albany Senators KCA 54 85 .388 30.5
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
Williamsport Grays PHI 23.4 5.27 142 5453 4704 748 1230 233 37 133 677 51 609 833 .261 .350 .412 .761 1936 51 51 38
Allentown Red Sox BOS 24.1 5.02 141 5417 4702 708 1229 217 34 144 637 41 559 987 .261 .343 .414 .757 1946 43 82 31
Binghamton Triplets NYY 23.2 5.02 140 5402 4783 703 1299 174 53 111 619 51 506 767 .272 .343 .400 .742 1912 30 45 38
Lancaster Red Roses CHC 23.6 5.02 140 5363 4759 703 1295 211 71 134 629 28 494 932 .272 .345 .431 .776 2050 43 49 18
Springfield Giants SFG 22.5 4.90 140 5403 4732 686 1307 229 64 64 614 60 530 756 .276 .349 .392 .741 1856 22 74 45
Reading Indians CLE 23.6 4.68 140 5209 4625 655 1230 174 70 106 588 141 456 743 .266 .334 .403 .736 1862 32 60 36
York White Roses STL 23.9 4.54 140 5269 4634 636 1193 189 50 115 581 33 494 851 .257 .332 .394 .726 1827 41 61 39
Albany Senators KCA 24.2 4.38 139 5225 4623 609 1232 205 70 79 552 28 486 748 .266 .338 .392 .731 1814 29 59 28
League Totals 23.6 4.86 1122 42741 37562 5448 10015 1632 449 886 4897 433 4134 6617 .267 .342 .405 .746 15203 291 481 273

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
Springfield Giants SFG 22.8 3.73 85 55 .607 140 140 522
Allentown Red Sox BOS 24.1 4.38 82 59 .582 141 141 618
Williamsport Grays PHI 22.8 4.58 81 60 .574 142 142 650
Reading Indians CLE 22.7 4.67 71 69 .507 140 140 654
Binghamton Triplets NYY 22.3 4.91 71 68 .511 140 140 687
Albany Senators KCA 24.3 5.45 54 85 .388 139 139 758
York White Roses STL 21.7 5.48 59 81 .421 140 140 767
Lancaster Red Roses CHC 23.8 5.66 57 83 .407 140 140 792
League Totals 23.1 4.86 560 560 .500 1122 1122 5448

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Allentown Red Sox BOS 141 3650 1392 163 116 .969 29 Sheriff Robinson
Springfield Giants SFG 140 3681 1310 162 110 .969 17 Andy Gilbert
Williamsport Grays PHI 142 3652 1474 180 136 .966 26 Frank Lucchesi
Reading Indians CLE 140 3619 1405 181 123 .965 23 Al Hollingsworth
Albany Senators KCA 139 3561 1378 214 100 .958 26 Al Evans
Binghamton Triplets NYY 140 3632 1606 241 163 .956 21 Charlie Silvera
Lancaster Red Roses CHC 140 3586 1478 231 117 .956 29 Nick Cullop
York White Roses STL 140 3562 1410 235 112 .955 25 Mike Ryba and Ed Lyons
League Totals 1122 28943 11453 1607 977 .962 196