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1959 Savannah Reds

1959 > Class A > 1959 South Atlantic League
Overall: 67-73
Scored 610 runs, Allowed 677 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-77

Affiliation: Cincinnati Redlegs-NL
Manager: Bob Wellman and Jack Cassini
Represented: Savannah, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Andres Ayon 22 11 19 17 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .294 .368 .294 .663 5 0 0 0 0
2 Joe Azcue 19 113 389 363 48 95 12 3 13 51 1 21 51 .262 .306 .419 .724 152 2 3 0 2
3 William Beck 21 23 25 20 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 .150 .292 .150 .442 3 0 1 0 0
4 Bob Campbell 22 12 12 11 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 5 .091 .167 .273 .439 3 0 0 0 0
5 Cliff Cook 22 129 509 451 73 115 15 3 32 100 1 47 98 .255 .321 .514 .836 232 1 2 8 5
6 Ronald Cooper* 24 41 140 114 5 22 5 0 1 12 1 14 25 .193 .324 .263 .587 30 9 1 2 2
7 Juan Delis 31 21 65 52 4 15 5 0 0 3 1 11 7 .288 .406 .385 .791 20 0 1 1 0
8 Robert Dobzanski 23 12 11 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 0 0 0 0
9 Joe Gaines 22 136 582 497 81 139 26 4 12 74 6 67 53 .280 .371 .421 .792 209 9 3 6 2
10 Bobby Henrich 20 70 300 273 44 72 14 4 4 26 14 22 49 .264 .322 .388 .710 106 2 2 1 0
11 Kenneth Hommel 27 41 38 33 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 1 9 .121 .167 .121 .288 4 1 2 1 0
12 William Hurst 23 1 1 0 .000
13 Jim Jones# 21 31 47 41 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 21 .024 .111 .024 .136 1 0 2 0 0
14 Richard Kennedy 23 31 85 78 9 15 1 0 2 8 0 6 9 .192 .247 .282 .529 22 0 0 1 0
15 Clem Koshorek 34 58 210 184 28 44 6 0 1 15 4 19 14 .239 .314 .288 .602 53 1 6 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
16 Robert Krop 20 28 46 43 4 6 0 2 0 5 0 1 14 .140 .178 .233 .410 10 1 1 0 0
17 Kendon Mallory# 21 3 1 0 .000
18 Bob Moorhead 21 13 28 25 1 5 1 0 1 5 1 2 11 .200 .259 .360 .619 9 0 1 0 0
19 Don Nicholas* 28 112 454 362 66 93 12 7 6 38 11 79 38 .257 .389 .378 .768 137 2 7 4 3
20 Francisco Obregon 22 132 512 461 55 108 16 5 4 34 17 44 60 .234 .303 .317 .620 146 2 4 1 10
21 Witty Quintana 26 7 23 5 .217
22 Lawrence Rancourt* 22 53 176 151 12 35 2 1 2 14 0 23 20 .232 .335 .298 .633 45 1 0 1 3
23 Duane Richards 22 34 81 74 8 10 2 0 1 5 0 4 28 .135 .179 .203 .382 15 0 3 0 0
24 Bobby Risenhoover 21 27 49 40 1 5 0 0 0 2 0 5 19 .125 .239 .125 .364 5 1 3 0 0
25 William Schimchak 26 19 87 75 13 15 3 1 1 11 4 11 13 .200 .299 .307 .606 23 0 0 1 1
26 James Sprankle 23 40 75 65 6 6 0 1 1 6 0 4 32 .092 .157 .169 .326 11 1 5 0 0
27 Thomas St. John* 26 135 620 523 81 148 12 7 9 38 18 87 30 .283 .383 .384 .768 201 0 7 3 7
28 Ted Tappe* 28 35 138 121 13 28 4 1 3 16 0 16 20 .231 .319 .355 .674 43 0 0 1 3
29 Gail Thomas 24 8 10 2 .200
30 Steven Watson 21 9 4 0 .000
31 Bob Wellman 33 129 530 440 53 119 16 0 7 57 0 79 57 .270 .376 .355 .731 156 1 1 9 7
32 John Zeleznock 26 32 95 82 5 16 1 0 1 6 2 12 25 .195 .298 .244 .542 20 0 1 0 0
32 Players 24.5 140 5200 4533 610 1104 152 40 101 521 78 33 554 742 .244 .327 .362 .688 1639 24 50 39 42
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Andres Ayon 22 3 4 .429 3.21 10 6 2 1 56.0 47 24 20 7 32 3 50 0 1 1 1.411 7.6 1.1 5.1 8.0 1.56
2 William Beck 21 2 3 .400 3.55 23 4 1 0 71.0 65 37 28 3 26 0 46 4 0 1 1.282 8.2 0.4 3.3 5.8 1.77
3 Bob Campbell 22 1 0 1.000 9
4 Robert Dobzanski 23 1 2 .333 5.50 11 4 2 0 36.0 41 24 22 3 21 2 23 2 0 1 1.722 10.2 0.8 5.2 5.8 1.10
5 Kenneth Hommel 27 7 8 .467 4.73 38 7 4 1 116.0 102 67 61 11 55 8 100 1 0 3 1.353 7.9 0.9 4.3 7.8 1.82
6 William Hurst 23 0 0 1
7 Jim Jones* 21 5 10 .333 5.81 31 18 4 0 124.0 137 87 80 10 87 3 77 3 0 4 1.806 9.9 0.7 6.3 5.6 0.89
8 Robert Krop 20 7 12 .368 4.32 28 24 7 1 146.0 146 80 70 13 79 4 115 1 0 7 1.541 9.0 0.8 4.9 7.1 1.46
9 Kendon Mallory 21 0 0 3
10 Bob Moorhead 21 5 6 .455 3.08 13 10 7 0 76.0 63 44 26 2 40 2 45 2 0 2 1.355 7.5 0.2 4.7 5.3 1.13
11 Duane Richards 22 16 10 .615 3.20 34 24 15 0 205.0 178 85 73 13 54 5 145 7 0 9 1.132 7.8 0.6 2.4 6.4 2.69
12 Bobby Risenhoover* 21 5 4 .556 3.47 27 14 4 0 127.0 125 68 49 13 56 4 74 4 1 7 1.425 8.9 0.9 4.0 5.2 1.32
13 John Smith 24 0 1 .000 1
14 James Sprankle 23 15 13 .536 4.18 35 27 12 1 196.0 184 110 91 15 94 9 97 5 2 12 1.418 8.4 0.7 4.3 4.5 1.03
15 Steven Watson 21 0 0 6
16 Bob Wellman 33 0 0 2
16 Players 22.2 67 73 .479 4.16 140 140 79 61 4 1195.0 1132 677 552 106 603 42 805 36 6 52 1.452 8.5 0.8 4.5 6.1 1.34
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Joe Azcue 81 518 62 4 3 .993 7.16 13
Lawrence Rancourt 47 238 20 9 3 .966 5.49 6
Richard Kennedy 18 115 12 1 1 .992 7.06 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Wellman 124 981 58 21 86 .980 8.38
Thomas St. John 10 56 4 0 2 1.000 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Francisco Obregon 69 193 178 15 47 .961 5.38
Thomas St. John 66 172 135 13 41 .959 4.65

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cliff Cook 125 127 255 34 34 .918 3.06

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Henrich 70 137 213 29 33 .923 5.00
Francisco Obregon 61 98 162 19 25 .932 4.26
Clem Koshorek 34 36 104 10 18 .933 4.12 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Gaines 136 214 16 15 2 .939 1.69
Don Nicholas 100 220 8 2 0 .991 2.28
Thomas St. John 55 80 3 4 0 .954 1.51
Ronald Cooper 32 62 1 4 1 .940 1.97
Ted Tappe 30 45 3 6 0 .889 1.60
John Zeleznock 23 44 1 3 0 .938 1.96
William Schimchak 19 30 1 2 0 .939 1.63
Juan Delis 18 25 1 2 0 .929 1.44
Joe Azcue 12 28 1 1 1 .967 2.42

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth Hommel 38 4 16 2 0 .909 0.53
James Sprankle 35 6 30 2 1 .947 1.03
Duane Richards 34 11 38 2 6 .961 1.44
Jim Jones 31 7 30 2 1 .949 1.19
Robert Krop 28 7 19 3 2 .897 0.93
Bobby Risenhoover 27 7 36 5 2 .896 1.59
William Beck 23 4 5 0 0 1.000 0.39
Bob Moorhead 13 2 9 1 0 .917 0.85
Robert Dobzanski 11 1 5 1 0 .857 0.55
Andres Ayon 10 1 10 1 1 .917 1.10
Bob Campbell 9 0.00
Steven Watson 6 0.00
Kendon Mallory 3 0.00
Bob Wellman 2 0.00
William Hurst 1 0.00
John Smith 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Andres Ayon 22 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 22, 1936 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Joe Azcue 19 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 18, 1939 Cienfuegos, Cienfuegos, CU
William Beck 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1938
Bob Campbell 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 15, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US
Cliff Cook 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 20, 1936 Dallas, TX, US
Ronald Cooper 24 L 5' 11.0" 180 1935
Juan Delis 31 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 27, 1928 Santiago de Cuba, Santiago de Cuba, CU
Robert Dobzanski 23 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1936
Joe Gaines 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 22, 1936 Bryan, TX, US
Bobby Henrich 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 24, 1938 Lawrence, KS, US
Kenneth Hommel 27 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 8, 1932 Queens, NY, US
William Hurst 23 R R 6' 7.0" 235 1936
Jim Jones 21 S L 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 4, 1938 Tacoma, WA, US
Richard Kennedy 23 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Apr 9, 1936 Evans City, PA, US
Clem Koshorek 34 R R 5' 4.0" 165 Jun 20, 1925 Royal Oak, MI, US
Robert Krop 20 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 5, 1938 Plains, PA, US
Kendon Mallory 21 S R 6' 4.0" 192 Feb 14, 1938
Bob Moorhead 21 R R 6' 1.0" 208 Jan 23, 1938 Chambersburg, PA, US
Don Nicholas 28 L R 5' 7.0" 150 Oct 30, 1930 Phoenix, AZ, US
Francisco Obregon 22 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 17, 1936 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Witty Quintana 26 R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 17, 1933 Banos Oriente, CU
Lawrence Rancourt 22 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 20, 1936
Duane Richards 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 16, 1936 Spartanburg, IN, US
Bobby Risenhoover 21 R L 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 13, 1937
William Schimchak 26 R 5' 11.0" 175 1933
John Smith 24 S R 6' 1.0" 160 Nov 25, 1934 Cocoa, FL, US
James Sprankle 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 22, 1935 Lafayette, IN, US
Thomas St. John 26 L R 6' 0.0" 175 1933
Ted Tappe 28 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Feb 2, 1931 Seattle, WA, US
Gail Thomas 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 1, 1934
Steven Watson 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 25, 1937 Salt Lake City, UT, US
Bob Wellman 33 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jul 15, 1925 Norwood, OH, US
John Zeleznock 26 R 6' 1.0" 185 1933

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