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1959 Indianapolis Indians

1959 > Class AAA > 1959 American Association (East)
Overall: 86-76
Scored 749 runs, Allowed 665 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-72

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Walker Cooper
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
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 Ted Beard* 38 102 345 290 44 73 7 4 2 22 9 51 43 .252 .367 .324 .691 94 2 2 0 2
2 Cloyd Boyer 31 39 78 64 8 13 1 0 0 5 0 3 19 .203 .268 .219 .486 14 3 7 1 0
3 Johnny Callison* 20 79 344 311 51 93 16 9 10 46 6 26 29 .299 .353 .505 .858 157 2 1 4 5
4 Cam Carreon 21 145 585 531 70 165 22 5 10 91 8 44 48 .311 .363 .427 .791 227 2 4 4 2
5 Leon Carter 28 33 108 93 13 23 4 1 2 14 1 12 11 .247 .333 .376 .710 35 1 0 2 1
6 Bobby Joe Case* 22 6 21 4 .190
7 Walker Cooper 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Billy Dufour 28 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Alfred Facchini 28 132 476 425 46 94 14 3 0 37 6 34 70 .221 .282 .268 .551 114 5 5 7 5
10 Gordon Figard# 24 30 100 90 8 15 1 1 1 2 2 7 15 .167 .232 .233 .466 21 1 1 1 1
11 Joe Hicks* 26 151 642 573 86 180 29 10 11 79 7 45 67 .314 .368 .457 .825 262 8 9 7 4
12 Ed Hobaugh 25 57 74 69 6 12 1 0 0 8 0 3 14 .174 .205 .188 .394 13 0 1 1 0
13 Dixie Howell* 39 61 47 35 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 11 10 .171 .370 .171 .541 6 0 1 0 1
14 Ron Jackson 25 130 539 475 72 136 27 1 30 99 0 46 82 .286 .360 .537 .897 255 12 0 6 8
15 Stan Johnson* 22 145 577 524 85 147 15 5 7 61 16 36 44 .281 .334 .368 .702 193 8 5 4 2
16 Bob Kuzava# 36 49 12 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 0 2 0 0
17 J.C. Martin* 22 133 491 449 67 129 19 2 13 57 4 34 68 .287 .344 .425 .769 191 5 2 1 9
18 Jim McAnany 22 75 290 248 42 78 11 7 5 41 1 34 34 .315 .395 .476 .871 118 1 4 3 2
19 Ken McBride 23 26 58 52 4 10 3 0 1 5 0 4 13 .192 .250 .308 .558 16 0 2 0 0
20 Jim McDonald 32 28 59 45 7 10 2 1 0 3 0 10 8 .222 .364 .311 .675 14 0 4 0 0
21 Les Moss 34 43 108 94 5 21 2 0 0 12 0 10 7 .223 .295 .245 .540 23 0 3 1 2
22 Gary Peters* 22 67 110 102 9 29 9 0 1 9 0 4 19 .284 .318 .402 .720 41 1 3 0 1
23 Eddie Phillips# 28 85 271 235 19 59 9 0 2 30 2 27 39 .251 .330 .315 .644 74 2 4 3 0 Stats for 3 teams
24 Tom Qualters 24 42 50 43 7 10 1 0 0 2 0 2 13 .233 .267 .256 .522 11 0 5 0 0
25 Thomas Richards* 23 9 11 1 .091
26 Robert Sagers 25 146 517 435 62 125 28 4 11 60 6 66 53 .287 .383 .446 .829 194 4 8 4 7
27 Jim Snyder 26 129 401 357 42 99 15 0 2 36 6 31 33 .277 .341 .336 .677 120 4 8 1 1
28 Chico Terry 26 5 11 3 .273
29 Carl Thomas 27 13 37 34 2 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 .206 .222 .206 .428 7 0 1 1 0
30 Hal Trosky 22 25 22 19 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 .316 .316 .316 .632 6 0 3 0 0
30 Players 25.4 163 6172 5450 749 1496 228 54 106 706 84 532 737 .274 .342 .394 .737 2150 112 55 83 52 53
* - 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 Cloyd Boyer 31 10 14 .417 3.30 34 31 10 3 202.0 186 95 74 15 59 1 85 6 0 3 1.213 8.3 0.7 2.6 3.8 1.44
2 Billy Dufour 28 0 0 3
3 Ed Hobaugh 25 13 7 .650 3.85 53 13 4 0 201.0 212 103 86 24 60 5 118 5 1 7 1.353 9.5 1.1 2.7 5.3 1.97
4 Dixie Howell 39 6 8 .429 3.54 51 0 0 0 89.0 96 41 35 3 36 11 45 1 0 3 1.483 9.7 0.3 3.6 4.6 1.25
5 Bob Kuzava* 36 3 4 .429 3.57 49 1 0 0 68.0 72 39 27 6 19 1 44 0 0 1 1.338 9.5 0.8 2.5 5.8 2.32
6 Ken McBride 23 11 5 .688 2.79 26 19 8 1 145.0 125 53 45 8 72 4 86 6 1 6 1.359 7.8 0.5 4.5 5.3 1.19
7 Jim McDonald 32 10 11 .476 3.75 28 23 9 1 163.0 183 83 68 16 31 0 56 1 0 2 1.313 10.1 0.9 1.7 3.1 1.81
8 Gary Peters* 22 13 11 .542 3.56 35 27 12 3 192.0 170 83 76 7 68 5 96 1 1 3 1.240 8.0 0.3 3.2 4.5 1.41
9 Tom Qualters 24 7 11 .389 3.34 36 23 4 2 148.0 155 73 55 13 49 4 53 4 0 8 1.378 9.4 0.8 3.0 3.2 1.08
10 Thomas Richards 23 3 1 .750 4.78 9 5 1 0 32.0 30 19 17 1 17 0 11 2 0 0 1.469 8.4 0.3 4.8 3.1 0.65
11 Bill Slack 26 0 0 1
12 Carl Thomas 27 7 2 .778 2.75 13 12 6 2 95.0 71 31 29 6 38 2 55 4 1 4 1.147 6.7 0.6 3.6 5.2 1.45
13 Hal Trosky 22 3 2 .600 3.57 24 8 1 0 68.0 67 40 27 8 33 3 45 0 0 6 1.471 8.9 1.1 4.4 6.0 1.36
13 Players 28.1 86 76 .531 3.47 163 163 108 55 12 1412.1 1378 665 544 108 487 37 699 30 4 43 1.321 8.8 0.7 3.1 4.5 1.44
* - 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
Cam Carreon 143 650 53 19 10 .974 4.92 15
Les Moss 30 127 5 0 2 1.000 4.40 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Jackson 130 1178 90 11 118 .991 9.75
J.C. Martin 36 266 16 4 24 .986 7.83
Jim Snyder 12 74 6 1 7 .988 6.67

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Snyder 98 199 247 5 66 .989 4.55
Robert Sagers 94 192 227 17 47 .961 4.46

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
J.C. Martin 94 70 194 21 21 .926 2.81
Robert Sagers 68 52 98 5 11 .968 2.21
Leon Carter 32 23 65 4 7 .957 2.75

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alfred Facchini 125 183 370 45 67 .925 4.42
Jim Snyder 28 24 71 4 9 .960 3.39
Gordon Figard 26 21 75 5 11 .950 3.69

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Hicks 143 282 12 6 4 .980 2.06
Stan Johnson 125 230 8 8 2 .967 1.90
Ted Beard 82 173 10 3 3 .984 2.23
Johnny Callison 79 193 3 3 1 .985 2.48
Jim McAnany 71 157 8 4 1 .976 2.32
Eddie Phillips 71 111 2 4 0 .966 1.59 Stats for 3 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Hobaugh 53 15 22 0 1 1.000 0.70
Dixie Howell 51 3 18 0 1 1.000 0.41
Bob Kuzava 49 3 14 0 0 1.000 0.35
Tom Qualters 36 7 32 5 3 .886 1.08
Gary Peters 35 6 28 0 1 1.000 0.97
Cloyd Boyer 34 16 38 2 2 .964 1.59
Jim McDonald 28 15 29 0 2 1.000 1.57
Ken McBride 26 11 39 2 5 .962 1.92
Hal Trosky 24 4 24 2 2 .933 1.17
Carl Thomas 13 10 12 1 1 .957 1.69
Thomas Richards 9 0.00
Billy Dufour 3 0.00
Bill Slack 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ted Beard 38 L L 5' 8.0" 165 Jan 7, 1921 Woodsboro, MD, US
Cloyd Boyer 31 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Sep 1, 1927 Alba, MO, US
Johnny Callison 20 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 12, 1939 Qualls, OK, US
Cam Carreon 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 6, 1937 Colton, CA, US
Leon Carter 28 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1931
Bobby Joe Case 22 L R 5' 5.0" 145 Feb 18, 1937
Walker Cooper 44 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jan 8, 1915 Atherton, MO, US
Billy Dufour 28 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Dec 14, 1930 Wyandotte, MI, US
Alfred Facchini 28 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Mar 12, 1931 San Francisco, CA, US
Gordon Figard 24 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 16, 1934
Joe Hicks 26 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 7, 1933 Ivy, VA, US
Ed Hobaugh 25 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Jun 27, 1934 Kittanning, PA, US
Dixie Howell 39 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 7, 1920 Harold, KY, US
Ron Jackson 25 R R 6' 7.0" 225 Oct 22, 1933 Kalamazoo, MI, US
Stan Johnson 22 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 12, 1937 Dallas, TX, US
Bob Kuzava 36 S L 6' 2.0" 202 May 28, 1923 Wyandotte, MI, US
J.C. Martin 22 L R 6' 2.0" 188 Dec 13, 1936 Axton, VA, US
Jim McAnany 22 R R 5' 10.0" 196 Sep 4, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ken McBride 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 12, 1935 Huntsville, AL, US
Jim McDonald 32 R R 5' 10.0" 185 May 17, 1927 Grants Pass, OR, US
Les Moss 34 R R 5' 11.0" 205 May 14, 1925 Tulsa, OK, US
Gary Peters 22 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Apr 21, 1937 Grove City, PA, US
Eddie Phillips 28 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 8, 1930 St. Louis, MO, US
Tom Qualters 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 1, 1935 McKeesport, PA, US
Thomas Richards 23 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 4, 1936 Carlos, MD, US
Robert Sagers 25 R R 5' 10.0" 181 Nov 1, 1933
Bill Slack 26 L R 5' 10.0" 175 May 3, 1933 Sarnia, ON, CA
Jim Snyder 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 15, 1932 Dearborn, MI, US
Chico Terry 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 17, 1932 Cruces, Las Villas, CU
Carl Thomas 27 R R 6' 5.0" 245 May 28, 1932 Minneapolis, MN, US
Hal Trosky 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 29, 1936 Cleveland, OH, US

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