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1959 Portland Beavers

1959 > Class AAA > 1959 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 75-77
Scored 581 runs, Allowed 623 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-81

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: Tommy Heath
Represented: Portland, OR
Ballpark: PGE Park (Portland, OR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Jack Bloomfield*2679210185163682116542121. for 3 teams
2George Brunet2428474001100300019.
3Tom Carroll221936324511000048.
4Glenn Cox28670000.000.0000
5Bob Davis25220000.000.0000
6Bob DiPietro3110741934450791761136346959.230.361.410.770141231
7George Freese32120482423651351712180204630.319.390.513.903217625
8Tom Gorman3419232100000000214.
9Milt Graff*281335845276614417702912125132.273.337.332.669175060
10Jim Greengrass31141556500671372652790334668.274.333.508.841254136
11Ronald Hogg*207254.160
12Art Houtteman3129433861221010028.316.350.421.77116030
13Larry Jansen3811440000000000.
14Ken Johnson26379684412100500429.
15Marty Kutyna26377867712000600311.
16Jack Littrell301144053675282721758123379.223.286.392.678144032
17Vic Lombardi*3618302621031020015.385.393.577.97015021
18Jim McManus*228154.267
19Glenn McMinn265218171200000015. for 2 teams
20Dave Melton301073963674599122643901928.270.304.362.667133154
21Clarence Moore27124473429531061573341262938.247.298.336.6341443102
22Lenny Neal3484255238135150426101330.
23Duane Pillette3630373225000201110.
24Howie Reed2222575116100000316.
25Robert Schwarzkoff242811110201010003.182.182.364.5454000
26Charles Secrest*23903202823481142228753134.287.361.372.733105241
27Russ Snyder*256324722924771401191541513.336.380.410.79094120
28Benjamin Swaringen#23440000.000.0000
29Tony Tornay29953392993680132635143532.268.346.385.731115140
30Len Tucker294313011915266121560927.218.277.336.61340101Stats for 2 teams
31Gilberto Valentin2823807361521050056.
32Jim Westlake*281103643053075132124225625.246.364.311.67595111
32 Players28.8152560249815811264185431015357345493634.254.322.369.6911838111198029
* - 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
1George Brunet*24513.2783.78282072138.0139735812411161031.3049.
2Wally Burnette30001
3Glenn Cox2804.0006
4Bob Davis2501.0002
5Tom Gorman34410.2864.041983078.08244351215351041.2449.
6Art Houtteman3169.4003.69291451134.013266551534486011.2398.
7Larry Jansen38101.0002.621124.0261074111.2509.
8Ken Johnson261611.5932.823731205249.0228937818431542081.0888.
9Mike Kume33002
10Marty Kutyna261410.5833.343329121218.019095812360873081.1477.
11Vic Lombardi*3644.5005.671393054.0723834813172031.57412.
12Glenn McMinn2664.6003.785110088.0924937934431041.4329. for 2 teams
13Duane Pillette3683.7273.00301563120.01104940826612051.1338.
14Howie Reed2297.5632.78221992152.0135634710598140121.2768.
15Robert Schwarzkoff2423.4005.372710052.0583331624361031.57710.
16Benjamin Swaringen23004
16 Players28.07577.493152152623
* - 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


Tony Tornay934144083.9834.8816
Lenny Neal783442243.9894.695


Jim Westlake9379769564.9949.31
George Freese3330821732.9799.97
Bob DiPietro2724515219.9929.63
Jack Bloomfield1167527.9736.55Stats for 3 teams


Milt Graff1323393382983.9595.13
Jack Bloomfield162926411.9323.44Stats for 3 teams
Clarence Moore13423445.9505.85


George Freese82761761617.9403.07
Jack Littrell61641691226.9513.82
Jack Bloomfield1673232.9292.44Stats for 3 teams


Clarence Moore831332262736.9304.33
Jack Littrell3958941023.9383.90
Gilberto Valentin22367149.9644.86


Jim Greengrass139264651.9821.94
Dave Melton931651132.9831.89
Bob DiPietro74115611.9921.64
Charles Secrest74168740.9782.36
Russ Snyder59158430.9822.75
Len Tucker2935130.9231.24Stats for 2 teams
Clarence Moore10130001.0001.30


Glenn McMinn5131612.9500.37Stats for 2 teams
Ken Johnson37274646.9481.97
Marty Kutyna3353220.9491.12
Duane Pillette30132120.9441.13
Art Houtteman29102021.9381.03
George Brunet2851610.9550.75
Robert Schwarzkoff27111001.0000.44
Howie Reed22622051.0001.27
Tom Gorman1938011.0000.58
Vic Lombardi13011021.0000.85
Larry Jansen1105011.0000.45
Glenn Cox60.00
Benjamin Swaringen40.00
Bob Davis20.00
Mike Kume20.00
Wally Burnette10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
James Aldredge20RR6' 0.0"1951939
Jack Bloomfield26LR6' 2.0"175Aug 7, 1932Monti Alto, TX, US
George Brunet24RL6' 1.0"195Jun 8, 1935Houghton, MI, US
Wally Burnette30RR6' 0.0"178Jun 20, 1929Blairs, VA, US
Tom Carroll22RR6' 3.0"186Sep 17, 1936Jamaica, NY, US
Glenn Cox28RR6' 2.0"210Feb 3, 1931Montebello, CA, US
Bob Davis25RR6' 0.0"170Sep 11, 1933New York, NY, US
Bob DiPietro31RR5' 11.0"185Sep 1, 1927San Francisco, CA, US
George Freese32RR6' 0.0"190Sep 12, 1926Wheeling, WV, US
Tom Gorman34RR6' 1.0"190Jan 4, 1925New York, NY, US
Milt Graff28LR5' 7.0"158Dec 30, 1930Jefferson Center, PA, US
Jim Greengrass31RR6' 1.0"200Oct 24, 1927Addison, NY, US
Ronald Hogg20LR5' 10.0"185Sep 19, 1938Freeland, PA, US
Art Houtteman31RR6' 2.0"188Aug 7, 1927Detroit, MI, US
Larry Jansen38RR6' 2.0"190Jul 16, 1920Verboort, OR, US
Ken Johnson26RR6' 4.0"210Jun 16, 1933West Palm Beach, FL, US
Mike Kume33RR6' 1.0"195May 19, 1926Premier, WV, US
Marty Kutyna26RR6' 0.0"190Nov 14, 1932Philadelphia, PA, US
Jack Littrell30RR6' 0.0"179Jan 22, 1929Louisville, KY, US
Vic Lombardi36LL5' 7.0"158Sep 20, 1922Reedley, CA, US
Jim McManus22LL6' 4.0"215Jul 20, 1936Brookline, MA, US
Glenn McMinn26RR6' 1.0"165Mar 11, 1933Chillicothe, TX, US
Dave Melton30RR6' 0.0"185Oct 3, 1928Pampa, TX, US
Clarence Moore27RR5' 11.0"162Jan 31, 1932PA
Lenny Neal34RR5' 11.0"185Dec 2, 1924Scio, OR, US
Duane Pillette36RR6' 3.0"195Jul 24, 1922Detroit, MI, US
Howie Reed22RR6' 1.0"195Dec 21, 1936Dallas, TX, US
Robert Schwarzkoff24RR6' 0.0"1851935
Charles Secrest23LL5' 9.0"175Jan 9, 1936
Russ Snyder25LR6' 1.0"190Jun 22, 1934Oak, NE, US
Benjamin Swaringen23SR6' 1.0"1851936
Tony Tornay29RR6' 0.0"205Oct 3, 1929San Francisco, CA, US
Len Tucker29RL6' 2.0"205Nov 18, 1929Mounds, IL, US
Gilberto Valentin28RR5' 9.0"170May 1, 1931Mayaguez, PR
Jim Westlake28LL6' 1.0"190Jul 3, 1930Sacramento, CA, US

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