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1959 Cedar Rapids Braves

1959 > Class B > 1959 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: 53-73
Scored 621 runs, Allowed 713 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 55-71

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Alex Monchak
Represented: Cedar Rapids, IA
Ballpark: Veterans Memorial Stadium (I) (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ty Clayton2110373000.081.0813
2Robert Cleboski2127406300.150.2259
3Tony Cloninger1810173001.176.3536
4Bobby Dudley24820.000
5Hank Fischer198100.000
6David Fracaro20510.000
7Horace Garner35973179818317.309.546173Stats for 2 teams
8Sidney Goldfader2712147412917222.272.456216
9Hank Hemmerly24406913104.188.37726
10Calloway Henry2628497100.143.1638
11John Huda*23840.000
12Larry Huebner20220.000
13Mack Jones*2010842312319715.291.475201
14Dick Kelley19420.000
15Edward Kopacz2593275657214.236.429118
16Donald MacLeod*22325510200.182.21812
17Michael Marinko*27380.000
18Larry Maxie1831736300.082.1239
19Denis Menke1889301761318.252.382115
20Donald Miller2335303100.100.1334
21Wynton Overstreet2421151000.067.0671
22Joaquin Perez2115375001.135.2168
23Richard Ramont22220.000
24Merritt Ranew*21913641182734.324.448163
25Raymond Reed301013679119015.248.422155
26Gary Rushing2112338101.242.36412
27Dick Selinger*23102338882106.260.376127
28Paul Snyder*23154717201.362.46822
29Bob Stoico23680.000
30John Stratton261034061031628.254.362147
31Joseph Trenary#23933588110513.226.391140
32Robert Wedin2222312000.065.0652
33Corky Withrow21752488013219.323.621154
34Orie Wolf*22144512100.267.28913
34 Players24.21264922433562110891832513555642518993.251.329.398.728172781432636
* - 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
1Robert Cleboski2175.5833.852612117.0131635015421.47910.11.23.2
2Tony Cloninger1809.0009.59101046.04761498582.2839.21.611.3
3Bobby Dudley2401.0008
4Hank Fischer1903.0007.39728.0342523171.82110.95.5
5David Fracaro2011.5008.0059.011892.22211.09.0
6Hank Hemmerly*241410.5833.393218183.0180956914781.4108.90.73.8
7John Huda*2301.0008
8Larry Huebner20002
9Dick Kelley*19007.0049.0117751.77811.05.0
10Donald MacLeod22133.8134.202717148.0150876913731.5079.10.84.4
11Michael Marinko*2701.0003
12Larry Maxie181313.5004.153129206.016111795121601.5587.00.57.0
13Donald Miller2319.1004.59346100.09568517691.6408.60.66.2
14Wynton Overstreet*2413.2505.7621250.05437325301.6809.70.95.4
15Richard Ramont2202.0002
16William Rochford25002
17Bob Stoico2302.0005
18John Stratton26002
19Robert Wedin*22310.2313.962218109.010064485661.5238.30.45.4
19 Players21.65373.4214.53126126814551103.2106071355697683508024948150651.5798.
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ty Clayton21RR5' 10.0"173Mar 17, 1938NC, US
Robert Cleboski21RR5' 11.0"1851938
Tony Cloninger18RR6' 0.0"210Aug 13, 1940Lincoln County, NC, US
Bobby Dudley24RR6' 0.0"193Feb 23, 1935Tulsa, OK, US
Hank Fischer19RR6' 0.0"190Jan 11, 1940Yonkers, NY, US
David Fracaro20RR6' 4.0"175Apr 16, 1939Waukesha, WI, US
Horace Garner35RR6' 3.0"200Jul 17, 1923
Sidney Goldfader27RR6' 2.0"208Feb 15, 1932Worcester, MA, US
Hank Hemmerly24RL5' 10.0"175Feb 14, 1935Forest, OH, US
Calloway Henry26R6' 1.0"175Apr 9, 1933Chester, PA, US
John Huda23LL6' 0.0"1721936
Larry Huebner20RR6' 0.0"190Mar 31, 1939Appleton, WI, US
Mack Jones20LR6' 1.0"180Nov 6, 1938Atlanta, GA, US
Dick Kelley19RL5' 11.0"174Jan 8, 1940Brighton, MA, US
Edward Kopacz25RR6' 4.0"2001934
Donald MacLeod22LR5' 11.0"175Feb 4, 1937Needham, MA, US
Michael Marinko27LL6' 4.0"195Feb 22, 1932Bridgeport, CT, US
Larry Maxie18RR6' 4.0"220Oct 10, 1940Upland, CA, US
Denis Menke18RR6' 0.0"185Jul 21, 1940Bancroft, IA, US
Donald Miller23RR6' 0.0"175Oct 21, 1935Mitchell, IL, US
Wynton Overstreet24RL6' 1.0"1881935
Joaquin Perez21RR5' 8.0"1601938
Richard Ramont22RR6' 4.0"185May 22, 1937Lansing, MI, US
Merritt Ranew21LR5' 11.0"170May 10, 1938Albany, GA, US
Raymond Reed30RR5' 10.0"167Feb 1, 1929Chattaroy, WV, US
William Rochford25LR5' 10.0"1851934
Gary Rushing21RR6' 4.0"220May 11, 1938Nevada City, CA, US
Dick Selinger23LR5' 11.0"1951936
Paul Snyder23LR6' 2.0"200Jun 11, 1936Dallastown, PA, US
Bob Stoico23RR6' 1.0"1751936
John Stratton26RR5' 8.0"160Dec 13, 1932San Jose, CA, US
Joseph Trenary23SR5' 11.0"170Aug 17, 1935Marshfield, MO, US
Robert Wedin22RL6' 4.0"195Feb 21, 1937Derby, CT, US
Corky Withrow21RR6' 3.0"197Nov 28, 1937High Coal, WV, US
Orie Wolf22LL5' 10.0"175Jan 15, 1937Ephrata, PA, US

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