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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
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 Jack Bloomfield* 26 79 210 185 16 36 8 2 1 16 5 4 21 21 .195 .274 .276 .550 51 0 2 2 Stats for 3 teams
2 George Brunet 24 28 47 40 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 19 .025 .025 .050 .075 2 0 7 0
3 Tom Carroll 22 19 36 32 4 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 8 .156 .250 .250 .500 8 0 0 0
4 Glenn Cox 28 6 7 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
5 Bob Davis 25 2 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
6 Bob DiPietro 31 107 419 344 50 79 17 6 11 36 3 4 69 59 .230 .361 .410 .770 141 2 3 1
7 George Freese 32 120 482 423 65 135 17 1 21 80 2 0 46 30 .319 .390 .513 .903 217 6 2 5
8 Tom Gorman 34 19 23 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 14 .000 .087 .000 .087 0 0 0 0
9 Milt Graff* 28 133 584 527 66 144 17 7 0 29 12 12 51 32 .273 .337 .332 .669 175 0 6 0
10 Jim Greengrass 31 141 556 500 67 137 26 5 27 90 3 3 46 68 .274 .333 .508 .841 254 1 3 6
11 Ronald Hogg* 20 7 25 4 .160
12 Art Houtteman 31 29 43 38 6 12 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 8 .316 .350 .421 .771 16 0 3 0
13 Larry Jansen 38 11 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Ken Johnson 26 37 96 84 4 12 1 0 0 5 0 0 4 29 .143 .191 .155 .346 13 1 7 0
15 Marty Kutyna 26 37 78 67 7 12 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 11 .179 .214 .179 .393 12 0 8 0
16 Jack Littrell 30 114 405 367 52 82 7 2 17 58 1 2 33 79 .223 .286 .392 .678 144 0 3 2
17 Vic Lombardi* 36 18 30 26 2 10 3 1 0 2 0 0 1 5 .385 .393 .577 .970 15 0 2 1
18 Jim McManus* 22 8 15 4 .267
19 Glenn McMinn 26 52 18 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .118 .167 .118 .284 2 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
20 Dave Melton 30 107 396 367 45 99 12 2 6 43 9 0 19 28 .270 .304 .362 .667 133 1 5 4
21 Clarence Moore 27 124 473 429 53 106 15 7 3 34 12 6 29 38 .247 .298 .336 .634 144 3 10 2
22 Lenny Neal 34 84 255 238 13 51 5 0 4 26 1 0 13 30 .214 .256 .286 .542 68 1 1 2
23 Duane Pillette 36 30 37 32 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 10 .156 .182 .156 .338 5 0 4 0
24 Howie Reed 22 22 57 51 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 16 .118 .167 .137 .304 7 0 3 0
25 Robert Schwarzkoff 24 28 11 11 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 .182 .182 .364 .545 4 0 0 0
26 Charles Secrest* 23 90 320 282 34 81 14 2 2 28 7 5 31 34 .287 .361 .372 .733 105 2 4 1
27 Russ Snyder* 25 63 247 229 24 77 14 0 1 19 15 4 15 13 .336 .380 .410 .790 94 1 2 0
28 Benjamin Swaringen# 23 4 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
29 Tony Tornay 29 95 339 299 36 80 13 2 6 35 1 4 35 32 .268 .346 .385 .731 115 1 4 0
30 Len Tucker 29 43 130 119 15 26 6 1 2 15 6 0 9 27 .218 .277 .336 .613 40 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
31 Gilberto Valentin 28 23 80 73 6 15 2 1 0 5 0 0 5 6 .205 .253 .260 .513 19 0 1 1
32 Jim Westlake* 28 110 364 305 30 75 13 2 1 24 2 2 56 25 .246 .364 .311 .675 95 1 1 1
32 Players 28.8 152 5602 4981 581 1264 185 43 101 535 73 45 493 634 .254 .322 .369 .691 1838 111 19 80 29
* - 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 George Brunet* 24 5 13 .278 3.78 28 20 7 2 138.0 139 73 58 12 41 116 1 0 3 1.304 9.1 0.8 2.7 7.6 2.83
2 Wally Burnette 30 0 0 1
3 Glenn Cox 28 0 4 .000 6
4 Bob Davis 25 0 1 .000 2
5 Tom Gorman 34 4 10 .286 4.04 19 8 3 0 78.0 82 44 35 12 15 35 1 0 4 1.244 9.5 1.4 1.7 4.0 2.33
6 Art Houtteman 31 6 9 .400 3.69 29 14 5 1 134.0 132 66 55 15 34 48 6 0 1 1.239 8.9 1.0 2.3 3.2 1.41
7 Larry Jansen 38 1 0 1.000 2.62 11 24.0 26 10 7 4 11 1.250 9.8 1.5 4.1 2.75
8 Ken Johnson 26 16 11 .593 2.82 37 31 20 5 249.0 228 93 78 18 43 154 2 0 8 1.088 8.2 0.7 1.6 5.6 3.58
9 Mike Kume 33 0 0 2
10 Marty Kutyna 26 14 10 .583 3.34 33 29 12 1 218.0 190 95 81 23 60 87 3 0 8 1.147 7.8 0.9 2.5 3.6 1.45
11 Vic Lombardi* 36 4 4 .500 5.67 13 9 3 0 54.0 72 38 34 8 13 17 2 0 3 1.574 12.0 1.3 2.2 2.8 1.31
12 Glenn McMinn 26 6 4 .600 3.78 51 1 0 0 88.0 92 49 37 9 34 43 1 0 4 1.432 9.4 0.9 3.5 4.4 1.26 Stats for 2 teams
13 Duane Pillette 36 8 3 .727 3.00 30 15 6 3 120.0 110 49 40 8 26 61 2 0 5 1.133 8.2 0.6 2.0 4.6 2.35
14 Howie Reed 22 9 7 .563 2.78 22 19 9 2 152.0 135 63 47 10 59 81 4 0 12 1.276 8.0 0.6 3.5 4.8 1.37
15 Robert Schwarzkoff 24 2 3 .400 5.37 27 1 0 0 52.0 58 33 31 6 24 36 1 0 3 1.577 10.0 1.0 4.2 6.2 1.50
16 Benjamin Swaringen 23 0 0 4
16 Players 28.0 75 77 .493 152 152 623
* - 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
Tony Tornay 93 414 40 8 3 .983 4.88 16
Lenny Neal 78 344 22 4 3 .989 4.69 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Westlake 93 797 69 5 64 .994 9.31
George Freese 33 308 21 7 32 .979 9.97
Bob DiPietro 27 245 15 2 19 .992 9.63
Jack Bloomfield 11 67 5 2 7 .973 6.55 Stats for 3 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Milt Graff 132 339 338 29 83 .959 5.13
Jack Bloomfield 16 29 26 4 11 .932 3.44 Stats for 3 teams
Clarence Moore 13 42 34 4 5 .950 5.85

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Freese 82 76 176 16 17 .940 3.07
Jack Littrell 61 64 169 12 26 .951 3.82
Jack Bloomfield 16 7 32 3 2 .929 2.44 Stats for 3 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clarence Moore 83 133 226 27 36 .930 4.33
Jack Littrell 39 58 94 10 23 .938 3.90
Gilberto Valentin 22 36 71 4 9 .964 4.86

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Greengrass 139 264 6 5 1 .982 1.94
Dave Melton 93 165 11 3 2 .983 1.89
Bob DiPietro 74 115 6 1 1 .992 1.64
Charles Secrest 74 168 7 4 0 .978 2.36
Russ Snyder 59 158 4 3 0 .982 2.75
Len Tucker 29 35 1 3 0 .923 1.24 Stats for 2 teams
Clarence Moore 10 13 0 0 0 1.000 1.30

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn McMinn 51 3 16 1 2 .950 0.37 Stats for 2 teams
Ken Johnson 37 27 46 4 6 .948 1.97
Marty Kutyna 33 5 32 2 0 .949 1.12
Duane Pillette 30 13 21 2 0 .944 1.13
Art Houtteman 29 10 20 2 1 .938 1.03
George Brunet 28 5 16 1 0 .955 0.75
Robert Schwarzkoff 27 1 11 0 0 1.000 0.44
Howie Reed 22 6 22 0 5 1.000 1.27
Tom Gorman 19 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.58
Vic Lombardi 13 0 11 0 2 1.000 0.85
Larry Jansen 11 0 5 0 1 1.000 0.45
Glenn Cox 6 0.00
Benjamin Swaringen 4 0.00
Bob Davis 2 0.00
Mike Kume 2 0.00
Wally Burnette 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
James Aldredge 20 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1939
Jack Bloomfield 26 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Aug 7, 1932 Monti Alto, TX, US
George Brunet 24 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 8, 1935 Houghton, MI, US
Wally Burnette 30 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Jun 20, 1929 Blairs, VA, US
Tom Carroll 22 R R 6' 3.0" 186 Sep 17, 1936 Jamaica, NY, US
Glenn Cox 28 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Feb 3, 1931 Montebello, CA, US
Bob Davis 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 11, 1933 New York, NY, US
Bob DiPietro 31 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 1, 1927 San Francisco, CA, US
George Freese 32 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 12, 1926 Wheeling, WV, US
Tom Gorman 34 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 4, 1925 New York, NY, US
Milt Graff 28 L R 5' 7.0" 158 Dec 30, 1930 Jefferson Center, PA, US
Jim Greengrass 31 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Oct 24, 1927 Addison, NY, US
Ronald Hogg 20 L R 5' 10.0" 185 Sep 19, 1938 Freeland, PA, US
Art Houtteman 31 R R 6' 2.0" 188 Aug 7, 1927 Detroit, MI, US
Larry Jansen 38 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 16, 1920 Verboort, OR, US
Ken Johnson 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 16, 1933 West Palm Beach, FL, US
Mike Kume 33 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 19, 1926 Premier, WV, US
Marty Kutyna 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 14, 1932 Philadelphia, PA, US
Jack Littrell 30 R R 6' 0.0" 179 Jan 22, 1929 Louisville, KY, US
Vic Lombardi 36 L L 5' 7.0" 158 Sep 20, 1922 Reedley, CA, US
Jim McManus 22 L L 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 20, 1936 Brookline, MA, US
Glenn McMinn 26 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Mar 11, 1933 Chillicothe, TX, US
Dave Melton 30 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 3, 1928 Pampa, TX, US
Clarence Moore 27 R R 5' 11.0" 162 Jan 31, 1932 PA
Lenny Neal 34 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 2, 1924 Scio, OR, US
Duane Pillette 36 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 24, 1922 Detroit, MI, US
Howie Reed 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 21, 1936 Dallas, TX, US
Robert Schwarzkoff 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1935
Charles Secrest 23 L L 5' 9.0" 175 Jan 9, 1936
Russ Snyder 25 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 22, 1934 Oak, NE, US
Benjamin Swaringen 23 S R 6' 1.0" 185 1936
Tony Tornay 29 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 3, 1929 San Francisco, CA, US
Len Tucker 29 R L 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 18, 1929 Mounds, IL, US
Gilberto Valentin 28 R R 5' 9.0" 170 May 1, 1931 Mayaguez, PR
Jim Westlake 28 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 3, 1930 Sacramento, CA, US

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