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1959 Allentown Red Sox

1959 > Class A > 1959 Eastern League
Overall: 82-59
Scored 708 runs, Allowed 618 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-62

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Sheriff Robinson
Represented: Allentown, PA
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 Al Antinelli 27 45 105 82 15 23 4 0 4 13 0 6 23 .280 .333 .476 .809 39 1 15 1 0
2 Ralph Birkofer 25 27 24 24 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 .125 .125 .125 .250 3 0 0 0 0
3 Walter Brady 24 27 51 43 5 13 0 0 0 4 0 7 5 .302 .400 .302 .702 13 0 1 0 2
4 Jackie Brown 24 21 65 52 11 11 1 0 2 6 0 13 14 .212 .369 .346 .715 18 0 0 0 0
5 Ronald Cote 25 37 87 74 6 6 0 0 1 2 0 3 27 .081 .128 .122 .250 9 1 9 0 0
6 Marlan Coughtry* 24 105 425 379 69 112 23 1 19 60 5 38 105 .296 .362 .512 .874 194 3 2 3 1
7 Arnold Earley* 26 16 22 15 6 3 0 1 1 3 1 5 6 .200 .400 .533 .933 8 0 2 0 0
8 Fred Frickie* 23 89 339 302 31 75 14 3 2 27 2 28 33 .248 .313 .334 .647 101 2 3 4 4 Stats for 2 teams
9 Don Gile 24 59 226 212 26 51 8 1 8 39 1 10 42 .241 .281 .401 .682 85 2 2 0 1
10 Willard Hamill* 21 8 27 6 .222
11 Bob Heffner 20 9 14 5 .357
12 Walter Judd 25 4 3 1 .333
13 Ezell King* 26 128 453 392 61 95 21 3 20 68 2 55 165 .242 .338 .464 .803 182 3 1 2 9
14 Hal Kolstad 24 31 73 64 2 9 2 0 0 2 0 2 28 .141 .176 .172 .348 11 1 5 1 0
15 Ed Lavene 25 73 230 204 28 58 11 1 1 18 0 22 17 .284 .360 .363 .722 74 2 2 0 4
16 George Lewis* 19 30 86 79 8 20 4 0 1 9 1 3 17 .253 .291 .342 .632 27 2 0 2 0
17 Daniel Lynk 26 121 494 422 70 126 17 4 19 82 5 61 81 .299 .385 .493 .878 208 2 3 6 3
18 Andy Madalone 25 114 430 369 49 102 26 5 1 40 1 46 38 .276 .364 .382 .746 141 6 7 2 2
19 Jerry Mallett 23 130 522 446 64 124 18 2 19 72 4 63 99 .278 .374 .455 .829 203 8 1 4 1
20 Richard McCarthy* 24 139 569 494 81 139 19 9 6 60 7 61 49 .281 .362 .393 .754 194 4 5 5 8
21 Al Moran 20 10 33 26 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 7 6 .154 .333 .154 .487 4 0 0 0 0
22 Walt Payne 23 8 3 0 .000
23 Jay Ritchie 22 56 25 21 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 .143 .217 .143 .360 3 0 2 0 0
24 Dean Robbins 21 6 10 1 .100
25 Ted Schreiber 20 41 176 150 21 35 6 0 3 13 0 21 35 .233 .339 .333 .672 50 3 2 0 3
26 Matt Sczesny 26 128 544 467 86 124 26 5 9 47 10 68 41 .266 .358 .400 .759 187 0 8 1 1
27 John Soviero* 21 1 2 0 .000
28 Tracy Stallard 21 25 43 35 4 8 1 0 0 2 0 1 11 .229 .250 .257 .507 9 0 7 0 0
29 Ben Tench 26 7 9 1 .111
30 Joseph Theis 22 18 86 79 9 16 4 1 3 7 0 7 12 .203 .267 .392 .660 31 0 0 0 2
31 Bill Thom 21 20 41 34 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 4 17 .059 .158 .059 .217 2 0 3 0 0
32 Bob Tillman 22 105 414 364 55 99 17 1 25 72 3 44 92 .272 .353 .530 .883 193 3 0 3 3
33 Stan Willis 24 19 15 14 2 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 8 .143 .200 .286 .486 4 0 0 0 0
33 Players 24.1 141 5417 4702 708 1229 217 34 144 637 41 559 987 .261 .343 .414 .757 1946 43 82 31
* - 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 Al Antinelli 27 17 9 .654 3.83 36 33 16 1 235.0 237 116 100 22 80 7 142 12 0 5 1.349 9.1 0.8 3.1 5.4 1.78
2 Ralph Birkofer 25 6 1 .857 3.60 27 0 0 0 70.0 64 35 28 7 18 1 33 1 0 3 1.171 8.2 0.9 2.3 4.2 1.83
3 Galen Cisco 23 0 1 .000 2
4 Ronald Cote 25 14 12 .538 3.89 36 30 13 1 213.0 209 102 92 13 77 4 140 8 1 6 1.343 8.8 0.5 3.3 5.9 1.82
5 Robert Doig* 24 0 0 2
6 Arnold Earley* 26 2 5 .286 4.82 16 8 1 0 56.0 63 35 30 4 27 0 66 1 0 6 1.607 10.1 0.6 4.3 10.6 2.44
7 Bob Heffner 20 3 0 1.000 1.66 9 3 2 1 38.0 32 13 7 0 17 1 36 0 0 2 1.289 7.6 0.0 4.0 8.5 2.12
8 Warren Hodgdon* 22 0 0 1
9 Walter Judd 25 1 2 .333 4
10 Hal Kolstad 24 12 13 .480 3.64 31 27 9 2 178.0 167 94 72 8 69 2 151 10 0 11 1.326 8.4 0.4 3.5 7.6 2.19
11 Richard McCarthy* 24 0 0 1
12 Jack Osborn 25 0 0 2
13 Walt Payne 23 1 0 1.000 8
14 Jay Ritchie 22 9 5 .643 1.90 56 0 0 0 104.0 67 27 22 0 59 7 91 4 0 7 1.212 5.8 0.0 5.1 7.9 1.54
15 John Soviero* 21 0 0 1
16 Tracy Stallard 21 9 4 .692 1.68 25 13 5 1 102.0 75 32 19 3 58 4 101 1 0 3 1.304 6.6 0.3 5.1 8.9 1.74
17 Ben Tench 26 1 2 .333 5
18 Bill Thom 21 5 3 .625 4.11 20 14 2 0 105.0 100 56 48 11 35 1 68 5 0 2 1.286 8.6 0.9 3.0 5.8 1.94
19 Stan Willis 24 2 2 .500 8.22 19 6 1 1 46.0 59 53 42 11 36 1 38 6 0 6 2.065 11.5 2.2 7.0 7.4 1.06
19 Players 23.9 82 59 .582 141 141 618
* - 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 Tillman 100 661 46 16 8 .978 7.07 21
Don Gile 30 180 9 3 3 .984 6.30 4
Walter Brady 23 84 9 1 2 .989 4.04 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ezell King 84 646 50 13 48 .982 8.29
Fred Frickie 79 598 64 14 56 .979 8.38 Stats for 2 teams
Daniel Lynk 41 193 17 5 20 .977 5.12
Don Gile 25 146 16 3 16 .982 6.48

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marlan Coughtry 58 139 155 9 35 .970 5.07
Andy Madalone 57 110 156 7 36 .974 4.67
Ted Schreiber 33 67 86 3 14 .981 4.64

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Lavene 61 66 79 10 9 .935 2.38
Andy Madalone 38 30 64 3 7 .969 2.47
Marlan Coughtry 25 16 51 5 3 .931 2.68
Joseph Theis 15 9 20 4 2 .879 1.93

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matt Sczesny 99 165 255 19 53 .957 4.24
Marlan Coughtry 19 30 39 9 9 .885 3.63
Andy Madalone 17 17 30 4 6 .922 2.76

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard McCarthy 137 251 10 7 1 .974 1.91
Jerry Mallett 129 265 10 5 2 .982 2.13
Daniel Lynk 88 154 5 5 1 .970 1.81
Ezell King 37 37 3 4 0 .909 1.08
Matt Sczesny 21 28 3 0 0 1.000 1.48
Jackie Brown 20 28 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
George Lewis 18 27 1 2 0 .933 1.56
Fred Frickie 5 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.20 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jay Ritchie 56 9 21 1 0 .968 0.54
Al Antinelli 36 23 35 0 1 1.000 1.61
Ronald Cote 36 18 44 5 3 .925 1.72
Hal Kolstad 31 6 37 1 1 .977 1.39
Ralph Birkofer 27 6 14 2 3 .909 0.74
Tracy Stallard 25 6 11 0 1 1.000 0.68
Bill Thom 20 6 12 1 1 .947 0.90
Stan Willis 19 3 3 1 0 .857 0.32
Arnold Earley 16 3 8 0 0 1.000 0.69
Bob Heffner 9 0.00
Walt Payne 8 0.00
Ben Tench 5 0.00
Walter Judd 4 0.00
Galen Cisco 2 0.00
Robert Doig 2 0.00
Jack Osborn 2 0.00
Warren Hodgdon 1 0.00
Richard McCarthy 1 0.00
John Soviero 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Al Antinelli 27 R R 6' 3.0" 225 1932
Ralph Birkofer 25 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Apr 6, 1934 Cincinnati, OH, US
Walter Brady 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1935
Jackie Brown 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1935
Galen Cisco 23 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Mar 7, 1936 St. Marys, OH, US
Ronald Cote 25 R R 6' 5.0" 200 1934
Marlan Coughtry 24 L R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 11, 1934 Hollywood, CA, US
Robert Doig 24 R L 6' 0.0" 165 1935
Arnold Earley 26 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 4, 1933 Lincoln Park, MI, US
Fred Frickie 23 L L 6' 1.0" 190 1936
Don Gile 24 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Apr 19, 1935 Modesto, CA, US
Willard Hamill 21 L R 5' 11.0" 180 1938
Bob Heffner 20 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Sep 13, 1938 Allentown, PA, US
Warren Hodgdon 22 L L 6' 2.0" 185 1937
Walter Judd 25 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1934
Ezell King 26 L R 6' 5.0" 200 1933
Hal Kolstad 24 R R 5' 9.0" 190 Jun 1, 1935 Rice Lake, WI, US
Ed Lavene 25 R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 6, 1933 Mobile, AL, US
George Lewis 19 L L 5' 10.0" 146 1940
Daniel Lynk 26 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1933
Andy Madalone 25 R R 5' 9.0" 170 May 29, 1934 Staten Island, NY, US
Jerry Mallett 23 R R 6' 5.0" 208 Sep 18, 1935 Bonne Terre, MO, US
Richard McCarthy 24 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 5, 1935
Al Moran 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 5, 1938 Detroit, MI, US
Jack Osborn 25 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 14, 1934 San Diego, CA, US
Walt Payne 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 5, 1936 Stockton, CA, US
Jay Ritchie 22 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Nov 20, 1936 Salisbury, NC, US
Dean Robbins 21 R R 6' 4.0" 190 1938
Ted Schreiber 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 11, 1938 Brooklyn, NY, US
Matt Sczesny 26 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Sep 7, 1932 Flushing, NY, US
John Soviero 21 L L 6' 0.0" 195 1938
Tracy Stallard 21 R R 6' 5.0" 204 Aug 31, 1937 Coeburn, VA, US
Ben Tench 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 20, 1933
Joseph Theis 22 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Jul 19, 1936 Bloomington, IL, US
Bill Thom 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 15, 1937 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bob Tillman 22 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Mar 24, 1937 Nashville, TN, US
Stan Willis 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 8, 1934 Brookfield, MO, US

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