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1959 South Atlantic League

1959 > Class A > League History
Overall: 560 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

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Knoxville SmokiesDET7862.557--
Charlotte HornetsWSH7565.5363
Charleston ChaSoxCHW7169.5077
Columbus/Gastonia PiratesPIT7069.5047.5
Asheville TouristsPHI7070.5008
Savannah RedsCIN6773.47911
Jacksonville BravesMLN6575.46413
Macon DodgersLAD6376.45314.5
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

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Asheville TouristsPHI25.94.74141550747616691245218361265932849626812.261.350.402.752191333652256
Knoxville SmokiesDET23.84.7114053534648659121319557715874538563679.261.341.373.714173524694945
Charlotte HornetsWSH25.94.6414153974619654113015551835835533596756.245.336.354.690163664724663
Charleston ChaSoxCHW25.64.4514053484660623116215840835453730565759.249.333.354.687164938493642
Savannah RedsCIN24.54.36140520045336101104152401015217833554742.244.327.362.688163924503942
Jacksonville BravesMLN23.64.1514053924716581116915934905083231564728.248.330.353.684166631542739
Macon DodgersLAD23.54.02139516844745591099176477248110358544865.246.331.354.685158545703537
Columbus/Gastonia PiratesPIT23.63.9513951304490549106917724944855441494850.238.316.351.667157637674236
League Totals24.64.3811204249536901490491911390329720430343231345066191.249.333.363.69613399296496296360

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Knoxville SmokiesDET22.13.937862.5573.211401408456131231.011305504397253717872444441.3548.30.53.96.41.62
Jacksonville BravesMLN23.23.996575.4643.22140140944691248.011195594468651943824412411.3128.10.63.75.91.59
Columbus/Gastonia PiratesPIT23.44.067069.5043.341391397069161202.010685654467765842753362561.4368.00.64.95.61.14
Charlotte HornetsWSH25.94.287565.5363.561411417962101241.011746034919244329691346401.3038.50.73.25.01.56
Macon DodgersLAD23.04.376376.4533.631391391003991198.010496084838569760797272501.4577.90.65.26.01.14
Charleston ChaSoxCHW24.34.507169.5073.681401409743121234.012476305058257487733265381.4769.10.64.25.31.28
Savannah RedsCIN22.04.846773.4794.16140140796141195.0113267755210660342805366521.4528.50.84.56.11.34
Asheville TouristsPHI28.05.057070.5004.231411411023931235.0127271258012047540716524301.4159.30.93.55.21.51
League Totals24.14.38559559.5003.6311201120705415769784.091914904394272045063606191296313511.4008.50.74.15.71.37

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Charlotte HornetsWSH14137231584184135.96621Gene Verble
Columbus/Gastonia PiratesPIT13936061526179149.96616Ray Hathaway
Charleston ChaSoxCHW14037021564197141.96420Skeeter Scalzi
Knoxville SmokiesDET14036931408204147.96220Johnny Pesky
Jacksonville BravesMLN14037451462217117.96015Sibby Sisti
Macon DodgersLAD13935951467212157.96019Danny Ozark
Asheville TouristsPHI14137051490221141.95927Clyde McCullough
Savannah RedsCIN14035861417220132.95822Bob Wellman and Jack Cassini
League Totals1120293551191816341119.962160