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1959 Jacksonville Braves

1959 > Class A > 1959 South Atlantic League
Overall: 65-75
Scored 581 runs, Allowed 559 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-68

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Sibby Sisti
Represented: Jacksonville, FL
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 Edward Banach 23 16 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
2 Bob Botz 24 38 88 78 4 16 4 0 0 12 0 0 9 .205 .203 .256 .459 20 0 9 1 0
3 Cecil Butler 21 37 55 49 1 7 1 0 0 3 0 6 13 .143 .236 .163 .400 8 0 0 0 0
4 Larry Click 22 82 335 291 38 77 15 3 8 53 3 39 58 .265 .349 .419 .769 122 0 3 2 4
5 Harold DeMars* 21 11 25 24 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 7 .167 .200 .208 .408 5 0 0 0 0
6 John DeMerit 23 126 531 475 68 119 14 5 14 48 5 49 74 .251 .319 .389 .709 185 1 2 4 10
7 Wendell Doss 24 41 17 16 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 .188 .235 .188 .423 3 0 0 0 0
8 Juan Guzman 23 113 521 424 67 111 8 2 4 41 5 91 32 .262 .395 .318 .713 135 3 2 1 1
9 Bill Hamilton* 22 24 66 55 8 11 1 0 0 7 0 4 7 .200 .262 .218 .480 12 1 5 1 0
10 Hank Hemmerly 24 12 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 0
11 David Jacobs 25 95 323 304 45 80 15 4 5 35 2 15 42 .263 .298 .388 .686 118 1 1 2 2 Stats for 2 teams
12 Manny Jimenez* 20 128 543 483 59 139 22 5 3 48 1 46 37 .288 .360 .373 .733 180 10 2 2 4
13 Denny Lemaster 20 36 70 64 6 16 2 1 1 9 0 0 17 .250 .250 .359 .609 23 0 6 0 0
14 Maurice Lerner 23 4 13 0 .000
15 John Mackley 29 83 224 199 16 55 9 1 0 22 0 23 13 .276 .348 .332 .680 66 0 0 2 1
16 Donald MacLeod* 22 9 7 0 .000
17 Roger Morgan 26 13 36 35 3 6 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 .171 .194 .171 .366 6 0 0 0 0
18 Bill Moss* 21 84 360 312 34 80 14 0 6 26 0 42 65 .256 .352 .359 .711 112 4 2 0 5
19 Gustavo Muniz 23 12 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0 0
20 Chi-Chi Olivo 31 28 43 40 3 11 1 0 0 4 0 2 5 .275 .302 .300 .602 12 0 0 1 0
21 Merritt Ranew* 21 39 145 127 14 29 5 2 2 15 0 14 24 .228 .303 .346 .649 44 0 3 1 5
22 Raymond Reed 30 14 34 31 4 9 2 0 2 4 1 2 9 .290 .353 .548 .901 17 1 0 0 0
23 William Rittman 25 118 474 432 56 100 10 1 19 62 1 30 81 .231 .285 .391 .676 169 4 4 4 0
24 Daryl Robertson 23 10 21 18 3 4 1 0 0 2 0 3 4 .222 .333 .278 .611 5 0 0 0 0
25 William Robertson* 25 120 439 378 48 95 14 7 11 42 5 47 58 .251 .339 .413 .751 156 4 8 2 4
26 Gary Rushing 21 14 48 45 5 10 3 0 2 3 0 3 9 .222 .271 .422 .693 19 0 0 0 0
27 Sibby Sisti 38 34 96 79 11 18 2 0 0 8 0 13 9 .228 .340 .253 .594 20 1 2 1 1
28 John Stokoe 24 46 19 15 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 .133 .278 .133 .411 2 0 1 0 0
29 John Stratton 26 12 41 34 3 7 2 0 0 1 0 7 3 .206 .341 .265 .606 9 0 0 0 0
30 Bob Uecker 24 78 262 232 20 64 5 2 5 28 1 28 36 .276 .351 .379 .730 88 0 0 2 3
31 Robert Wedin 22 9 4 1 .250
32 Dudley Whitley* 24 118 532 459 64 115 13 5 3 29 8 64 47 .251 .343 .320 .663 147 1 7 1 5
33 Corky Withrow 21 55 222 186 26 41 8 0 8 31 1 33 57 .220 .339 .392 .732 73 1 1 1 2
34 Orie Wolf* 22 12 45 38 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 7 11 .132 .267 .132 .398 5 0 0 0 0
34 Players 23.6 140 5392 4716 581 1169 159 34 90 508 32 31 564 728 .248 .330 .353 .684 1666 31 54 27 39
* - 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 Edward Banach 23 2 2 .500 4.00 15 4 0 0 45.0 39 23 20 4 23 2 30 7 0 3 1.378 7.8 0.8 4.6 6.0 1.30
2 Bob Botz 24 17 9 .654 2.55 38 27 15 3 244.0 205 81 69 13 79 9 156 3 0 4 1.164 7.6 0.5 2.9 5.8 1.97
3 Cecil Butler 21 7 10 .412 3.23 37 12 5 1 167.0 159 76 60 9 27 3 109 5 0 4 1.114 8.6 0.5 1.5 5.9 4.04
4 Harold DeMars* 21 2 4 .333 2.75 9 8 3 0 59.0 53 22 18 3 35 2 39 2 0 1 1.492 8.1 0.5 5.3 5.9 1.11
5 Wendell Doss 24 7 5 .583 2.62 41 3 1 0 79.0 74 29 23 4 30 6 47 3 1 1 1.316 8.4 0.5 3.4 5.4 1.57
6 Bill Hamilton* 22 9 8 .529 3.00 22 22 8 2 162.0 131 65 54 9 51 3 89 1 0 1 1.123 7.3 0.5 2.8 4.9 1.75
7 Hank Hemmerly* 24 1 1 .500 12
8 Michael Kirmer* 24 0 0 6
9 Denny Lemaster* 20 11 17 .393 3.56 32 25 7 0 172.0 139 86 68 14 122 4 150 5 0 4 1.517 7.3 0.7 6.4 7.8 1.23
10 Donald MacLeod 22 1 2 .333 9
11 Gustavo Muniz 23 0 3 .000 3.75 12 3 0 0 36.0 28 19 15 6 9 0 19 1 0 0 1.028 7.0 1.5 2.2 4.8 2.11
12 Chi-Chi Olivo 31 5 6 .455 3.34 25 15 6 2 116.0 102 52 43 8 31 3 68 0 0 3 1.147 7.9 0.6 2.4 5.3 2.19
13 Bob Stoico 23 0 0 3
14 John Stokoe* 24 3 5 .375 4.55 41 7 1 0 85.0 86 53 43 3 51 5 66 1 0 9 1.612 9.1 0.3 5.4 7.0 1.29
15 Robert Wedin* 22 0 3 .000 9
15 Players 23.3 65 75 .464 3.22 140 140 94 46 9 1248.0 1119 559 446 86 519 43 824 41 2 41 1.312 8.1 0.6 3.7 5.9 1.59
* - 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
Bob Uecker 63 383 35 0 5 1.000 6.63 3
John Mackley 53 284 25 4 5 .987 5.83 6
Merritt Ranew 35 225 29 2 5 .992 7.26 6

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Moss 84 702 32 6 53 .992 8.74
Corky Withrow 41 310 18 5 29 .985 8.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dudley Whitley 114 293 309 24 66 .962 5.28
William Robertson 13 22 23 4 5 .918 3.46
Sibby Sisti 11 18 20 2 5 .950 3.45

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Rittman 116 136 230 23 19 .941 3.16
Larry Click 14 12 23 4 3 .897 2.50
Sibby Sisti 10 15 27 10 2 .808 4.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan Guzman 113 167 320 48 53 .910 4.31

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John DeMerit 126 353 14 9 4 .976 2.91
Manny Jimenez 124 213 12 10 0 .957 1.81
William Robertson 86 157 6 6 2 .964 1.90
Larry Click 66 125 11 4 3 .971 2.06
Corky Withrow 16 23 1 1 1 .960 1.50
Orie Wolf 10 27 0 0 0 1.000 2.70

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wendell Doss 41 5 15 0 1 1.000 0.49
John Stokoe 41 4 17 2 1 .913 0.51
Bob Botz 38 9 43 3 3 .945 1.37
Denny Lemaster 32 3 26 5 1 .853 0.91
Chi-Chi Olivo 25 6 21 2 1 .931 1.08
Bill Hamilton 22 7 28 1 1 .972 1.59
Edward Banach 15 1 14 1 1 .938 1.00
Hank Hemmerly 12 1 6 2 0 .778 0.58
Gustavo Muniz 12 2 6 0 1 1.000 0.67
Harold DeMars 9 0.00
Donald MacLeod 9 0.00
Robert Wedin 9 0.00
Michael Kirmer 6 0.00
Bob Stoico 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Edward Banach 23 R R 6' 1.0" 165 May 12, 1936 Brooklyn, NY, US
Bob Botz 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 28, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US
Cecil Butler 21 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 23, 1937 Dallas, GA, US
Larry Click 22 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Dec 6, 1936 Roxton, TX, US
Harold DeMars 21 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 22, 1937
John DeMerit 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 8, 1936 West Bend, WI, US
Wendell Doss 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1935
Juan Guzman 23 R R 5' 8.0" 170 May 27, 1936 Santurce, PR
Bill Hamilton 22 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 11, 1937 Portland, ME, US
Hank Hemmerly 24 R L 5' 10.0" 175 Feb 14, 1935 Forest, OH, US
David Jacobs 25 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1934
Manny Jimenez 20 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 19, 1938 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Michael Kirmer 24 L L 6' 3.0" 205 May 21, 1935 Hollywood, CA, US
Denny Lemaster 20 R L 6' 1.0" 182 Feb 25, 1939 Corona, CA, US
Maurice Lerner 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1936
John Mackley 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 7, 1930 Roan Mountain, TN, US
Donald MacLeod 22 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 4, 1937 Needham, MA, US
Roger Morgan 26 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1933 Fall River, MA, US
Bill Moss 21 L L 5' 11.0" 185 1938
Gustavo Muniz 23 R R 5' 11.0" 197 1936 MX
Chi-Chi Olivo 31 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Mar 18, 1928 Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Merritt Ranew 21 L R 5' 11.0" 170 May 10, 1938 Albany, GA, US
Raymond Reed 30 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Feb 1, 1929 Chattaroy, WV, US
William Rittman 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 2, 1934 Readsville, MO, US
Daryl Robertson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 184 Jan 5, 1936 Cripple Creek, CO, US
William Robertson 25 L R 6' 2.0" 205 1934
Gary Rushing 21 R R 6' 4.0" 220 May 11, 1938 Nevada City, CA, US
Sibby Sisti 38 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 26, 1920 Buffalo, NY, US
Bob Stoico 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1936
John Stokoe 24 R L 5' 10.0" 175 Feb 18, 1935 Albany, NY, US
John Stratton 26 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Dec 13, 1932 San Jose, CA, US
Bob Uecker 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 26, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US
Robert Wedin 22 R L 6' 4.0" 195 Feb 21, 1937 Derby, CT, US
Dudley Whitley 24 L R 5' 10.0" 185 Sep 24, 1934 Edgecombe County, NC, US
Corky Withrow 21 R R 6' 3.0" 197 Nov 28, 1937 High Coal, WV, US
Orie Wolf 22 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 15, 1937 Ephrata, PA, US

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