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1959 Minneapolis Millers

1959 > Class AAA > 1959 American Association (East)
Overall: 95-67
Scored 691 runs, Allowed 574 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 95-67

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Gene Mauch
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: Metropolitan Stadium (Bloomington, MN)
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 Tom Borland* 26 33 67 62 4 12 3 0 0 1 0 2 17 .194 .219 .242 .461 15 0 3 0 0
2 Ted Bowsfield 24 28 56 47 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 5 19 .128 .208 .128 .335 6 0 3 1 0
3 Walter Brady 24 2 4 1 .250
4 Bud Byerly 38 28 18 16 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 2 0 0
5 Nelson Chittum 26 25 54 51 2 9 2 0 0 5 0 0 9 .176 .176 .216 .392 11 0 3 0 0
6 Lou Clinton 21 151 582 517 65 130 23 5 20 77 7 50 68 .251 .317 .431 .748 223 3 5 7 3
7 Marlan Coughtry* 24 12 33 29 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 4 9 .172 .273 .207 .480 6 0 0 0 0
8 Fritz Dorish 37 4 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 Stats for 2 teams
9 Sheppard Frazier* 23 54 206 180 30 44 6 1 2 20 0 18 28 .244 .313 .322 .636 58 1 5 2 1
10 Gabe Gabler* 28 129 515 451 59 95 20 4 21 72 2 56 95 .211 .302 .412 .714 186 3 5 0 14 Stats for 2 teams
11 Don Gile 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
12 Johnny Goryl 25 60 244 208 26 50 8 0 3 25 1 27 38 .240 .321 .322 .643 67 0 4 5 0
13 Pumpsie Green# 25 98 432 350 77 112 16 3 7 31 11 75 35 .320 .439 .443 .882 155 1 4 2 2
14 Lee Howell 22 11 44 38 2 4 2 0 0 2 0 6 10 .105 .227 .158 .385 6 0 0 0 0
15 Tom Hurd 35 28 8 8 1 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .375 .375 .375 .750 3 0 0 0 0
16 Stu Locklin* 30 39 149 129 17 42 9 1 3 18 1 15 12 .326 .390 .481 .871 62 0 3 2 5
17 Joe Macko 31 147 574 494 71 138 23 1 25 85 2 61 94 .279 .366 .482 .847 238 9 5 5 7 Stats for 2 teams
18 Jim Mahoney 25 103 371 340 25 72 12 4 0 30 3 24 77 .212 .264 .271 .534 92 1 3 3 2
19 Jerry Mallett 23 3 7 2 .286
20 Gene Mauch 33 8 8 1 4 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 4
21 Herb Moford 30 8 11 2 .182
22 Billy Muffett 28 20 16 16 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 .125 .125 .188 .313 3 0 0 0 0
23 Chet Nichols# 28 31 49 42 1 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 .167 .167 .167 .333 7 0 7 0 0
24 Willard Nixon* 31 34 50 48 2 9 4 0 0 5 0 0 13 .188 .184 .271 .455 13 0 1 1 0
25 Herb Plews* 31 46 181 163 15 41 4 1 0 10 4 17 20 .252 .326 .288 .614 47 1 0 0 1
26 Red Robbins 31 117 424 384 52 119 21 3 6 53 1 31 40 .310 .360 .427 .787 164 0 7 2 3
27 Ed Sadowski 28 117 409 367 39 76 8 2 14 53 1 33 45 .207 .270 .354 .624 130 0 5 4 5
28 Chuck Schilling 21 4 10 2 2 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 2
29 Al Schroll 27 15 34 30 6 7 1 0 1 3 0 3 9 .233 .303 .367 .670 11 0 1 0 0
30 Art Schult 31 93 399 356 62 103 20 3 16 71 2 36 37 .289 .353 .497 .851 177 2 0 5 9
31 Roy Smalley 33 128 471 403 53 95 12 2 15 56 3 54 84 .236 .330 .387 .718 156 5 5 4 6 Stats for 2 teams
32 Glen Stabelfeld 28 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
33 Tracy Stallard 21 16 19 18 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .056 .056 .111 .167 2 0 1 0 0
34 Haywood Sullivan 28 57 189 166 16 39 8 0 0 14 0 19 27 .235 .317 .283 .601 47 2 0 2 1
35 Chuck Tanner* 30 152 624 549 79 175 41 10 12 78 6 65 49 .319 .388 .495 .884 272 0 6 4 10
36 Joe Tanner 27 115 443 416 47 114 24 7 7 55 6 19 62 .274 .305 .416 .720 173 1 3 4 1 Stats for 2 teams
37 Tom Umphlett 29 155 646 586 70 155 32 3 9 53 10 47 57 .265 .318 .375 .693 220 1 7 5 4
38 Vito Valentinetti 30 13 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
39 Murray Wall 32 20 12 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
40 Ted Wills* 25 21 45 43 2 7 0 1 0 3 1 1 12 .163 .182 .209 .391 9 0 1 0 0
41 Duane Wilson* 25 30 21 19 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 4 .263 .286 .263 .549 5 0 0 1 0
42 Earl Wilson 24 26 51 45 11 16 3 0 3 10 0 3 5 .356 .388 .622 1.010 28 0 2 1 0
43 Jerry Zimmerman 24 20 71 59 6 11 3 0 1 6 0 7 6 .186 .304 .288 .592 17 3 2 0 2
43 Players 27.9 162 6012 5303 691 1376 241 37 120 639 52 555 765 .259 .329 .387 .716 2051 100 21 84 49 54
* - 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 Tom Borland* 26 14 8 .636 2.73 32 25 5 3 178.0 134 67 54 6 71 6 123 5 1 10 1.152 6.8 0.3 3.6 6.2 1.73
2 Ted Bowsfield* 24 10 5 .667 2.45 26 21 7 1 154.0 134 52 42 6 49 3 99 0 1 5 1.188 7.8 0.4 2.9 5.8 2.02
3 Bud Byerly 38 6 4 .600 3.45 28 0 0 0 60.0 56 23 23 4 12 5 19 0 0 3 1.133 8.4 0.6 1.8 2.8 1.58
4 Nelson Chittum 26 11 5 .688 3.64 25 14 8 0 131.0 131 60 53 7 35 9 65 1 0 6 1.267 9.0 0.5 2.4 4.5 1.86
5 Fritz Dorish 37 1 0 1.000 2.25 4 8.0 10 4 2 1 4 1.375 11.2 1.1 4.5 4.00 Stats for 2 teams
6 Tom Hurd 35 2 4 .333 3.94 28 0 0 0 48.0 40 22 21 6 21 5 30 2 0 1 1.271 7.5 1.1 3.9 5.6 1.43
7 Herb Moford 30 2 2 .500 3.38 8 4 2 1 32.0 35 13 12 0 12 1 24 2 0 1 1.469 9.8 0.0 3.4 6.8 2.00
8 Billy Muffett 28 4 4 .500 3.44 20 7 1 1 55.0 55 27 21 3 29 4 35 0 0 2 1.527 9.0 0.5 4.7 5.7 1.21
9 Chet Nichols* 28 7 7 .500 2.58 31 20 5 1 143.0 105 44 41 11 62 3 88 2 0 4 1.168 6.6 0.7 3.9 5.5 1.42
10 Willard Nixon 31 6 2 .750 3.58 26 11 4 1 98.0 104 42 39 10 29 5 40 3 0 1 1.357 9.6 0.9 2.7 3.7 1.38
11 Al Schroll 27 3 4 .429 4.01 15 7 2 0 74.0 65 35 33 3 43 2 50 1 0 1 1.459 7.9 0.4 5.2 6.1 1.16
12 Glen Stabelfeld 28 0 0 2
13 Tracy Stallard 21 2 5 .286 2.25 16 9 1 0 60.0 42 23 15 0 28 1 63 1 0 3 1.167 6.3 0.0 4.2 9.4 2.25
14 Vito Valentinetti 30 2 1 .667 13
15 Murray Wall 32 3 1 .750 3.67 18 3 1 0 49.0 47 22 20 7 15 1 21 1 0 2 1.265 8.6 1.3 2.8 3.9 1.40
16 Ted Wills* 25 9 10 .474 3.15 21 16 3 1 120.0 109 49 42 9 39 6 99 4 0 3 1.233 8.2 0.7 2.9 7.4 2.54
17 Duane Wilson* 25 3 3 .500 3.00 26 8 2 1 57.0 53 20 19 1 38 3 45 3 0 4 1.596 8.4 0.2 6.0 7.1 1.18
18 Earl Wilson 24 10 2 .833 3.82 21 16 4 0 113.0 85 57 48 7 84 1 129 3 0 4 1.496 6.8 0.6 6.7 10.3 1.54
18 Players 27.7 95 67 .586 3.18 162 162 117 45 12 1401.1 1230 574 495 81 585 58 958 28 2 55 1.295 7.9 0.5 3.8 6.2 1.64
* - 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
Ed Sadowski 112 683 60 4 15 .995 6.63 5
Haywood Sullivan 42 220 15 1 4 .996 5.60 5
Jerry Zimmerman 18 101 15 1 1 .991 6.44 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gabe Gabler 126 1078 81 12 114 .990 9.20 Stats for 2 teams
Art Schult 91 806 46 14 83 .984 9.36
Joe Macko 85 689 52 8 76 .989 8.72 Stats for 2 teams
Red Robbins 21 147 16 2 10 .988 7.76
Haywood Sullivan 10 64 5 0 0 1.000 6.90

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pumpsie Green 96 243 304 10 81 .982 5.70
Herb Plews 44 85 102 5 26 .974 4.25
Joe Tanner 43 113 120 6 40 .975 5.42 Stats for 2 teams
Roy Smalley 18 51 56 5 12 .955 5.94 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Red Robbins 86 57 149 14 16 .936 2.40
Joe Tanner 66 43 145 16 15 .922 2.85 Stats for 2 teams
Sheppard Frazier 48 42 78 7 13 .945 2.50
Joe Macko 48 30 78 16 11 .871 2.25 Stats for 2 teams
Roy Smalley 35 30 69 4 3 .961 2.83 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Goryl 25 12 55 6 2 .918 2.68

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Mahoney 103 166 233 21 68 .950 3.87
Roy Smalley 74 121 215 16 40 .955 4.54 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Goryl 29 50 72 7 22 .946 4.21

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Tanner 151 194 5 4 1 .980 1.32
Tom Umphlett 149 327 5 3 3 .991 2.23
Lou Clinton 142 215 19 8 1 .967 1.65
Stu Locklin 33 61 6 2 2 .971 2.03
Lee Howell 10 20 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Borland 32 9 37 0 5 1.000 1.44
Chet Nichols 31 7 18 0 3 1.000 0.81
Bud Byerly 28 6 15 1 3 .955 0.75
Tom Hurd 28 5 9 0 3 1.000 0.50
Ted Bowsfield 26 9 38 4 2 .922 1.81
Willard Nixon 26 8 20 0 1 1.000 1.08
Duane Wilson 26 1 18 0 3 1.000 0.73
Nelson Chittum 25 7 28 0 2 1.000 1.40
Ted Wills 21 7 16 2 1 .920 1.10
Earl Wilson 21 6 10 1 0 .941 0.76
Billy Muffett 20 2 13 1 4 .938 0.75
Murray Wall 18 1 11 1 1 .923 0.67
Tracy Stallard 16 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.44
Al Schroll 15 1 12 0 0 1.000 0.87
Vito Valentinetti 13 0 9 0 0 1.000 0.69
Herb Moford 8 0.00
Fritz Dorish 4 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Glen Stabelfeld 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tom Borland 26 L L 6' 3.0" 172 Feb 14, 1933 El Dorado, KS, US
Ted Bowsfield 24 R L 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 10, 1935 Vernon, BC, CA
Walter Brady 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1935
Bud Byerly 38 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 26, 1920 Webster Groves, MO, US
Nelson Chittum 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 25, 1933 Harrisonburg, VA, US
Lou Clinton 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 13, 1937 Ponca City, OK, US
Marlan Coughtry 24 L R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 11, 1934 Hollywood, CA, US
Fritz Dorish 37 R R 5' 11.0" 204 Jul 13, 1921 Swoyersville, PA, US
Sheppard Frazier 23 L R 6' 0.0" 175 1936
Gabe Gabler 28 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 4, 1930 St. Louis, MO, US
Don Gile 24 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Apr 19, 1935 Modesto, CA, US
Johnny Goryl 25 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 21, 1933 Cumberland, RI, US
Pumpsie Green 25 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 27, 1933 Boley, OK, US
Lee Howell 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 5, 1936 Detroit, MI, US
Tom Hurd 35 R R 5' 9.0" 155 May 27, 1924 Danville, VA, US
Stu Locklin 30 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 22, 1928 Appleton, WI, US
Joe Macko 31 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Feb 19, 1928 Port Clinton, OH, US
Jim Mahoney 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 26, 1934 Englewood, NJ, US
Jerry Mallett 23 R R 6' 5.0" 208 Sep 18, 1935 Bonne Terre, MO, US
Gene Mauch 33 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 18, 1925 Salina, KS, US
Herb Moford 30 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 6, 1928 Brooksville, KY, US
Billy Muffett 28 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Sep 21, 1930 Hammond, IN, US
Chet Nichols 28 S L 6' 1.0" 165 Feb 22, 1931 Pawtucket, RI, US
Willard Nixon 31 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 17, 1928 Taylorsville, GA, US
Herb Plews 31 L R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 14, 1928 Helena, MT, US
Red Robbins 31 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 5, 1928 Lenoir, NC, US
Ed Sadowski 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 19, 1931 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Chuck Schilling 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 25, 1937 Brooklyn, NY, US
Al Schroll 27 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 22, 1932 New Orleans, LA, US
Art Schult 31 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 20, 1928 Brooklyn, NY, US
Roy Smalley 33 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jun 9, 1926 Springfield, MO, US
Glen Stabelfeld 28 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 9, 1930
Tracy Stallard 21 R R 6' 5.0" 204 Aug 31, 1937 Coeburn, VA, US
Haywood Sullivan 28 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 15, 1930 Donalsonville, GA, US
Chuck Tanner 30 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 4, 1928 New Castle, PA, US
Joe Tanner 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 16, 1931 Laurel, MS, US
Tom Umphlett 29 R R 6' 2.0" 180 May 12, 1930 Scotland Neck, NC, US
Vito Valentinetti 30 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 16, 1928 West New York, NJ, US
Murray Wall 32 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 19, 1926 Dallas, TX, US
Ted Wills 25 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 9, 1934 Fresno, CA, US
Duane Wilson 25 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 29, 1934 Wichita, KS, US
Earl Wilson 24 R R 6' 3.0" 216 Oct 2, 1934 Ponchatoula, LA, US
Jerry Zimmerman 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 21, 1934 Omaha, NE, US

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