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1959 San Francisco Giants

1959 > Class Major League > 1959 National League
Overall: 83-71
Scored 705 runs, Allowed 613 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-67

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bill Rigney
Represented: San Francisco, CA
Ballpark: Seals Stadium (San Francisco, CA)
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 Felipe Alou 24 95 268 247 38 68 13 2 10 33 5 3 17 38 .275 .318 .466 .784 115 5 0 1 3 1
2 Johnny Antonelli* 29 43 108 101 4 16 2 0 2 10 0 0 1 26 .158 .175 .238 .412 24 2 1 5 0 0
3 Jackie Brandt 25 137 471 429 63 116 16 5 12 57 11 4 35 69 .270 .324 .415 .739 178 8 0 5 2 2
4 Eddie Bressoud 27 104 350 315 36 79 17 2 9 26 0 0 28 55 .251 .311 .403 .714 127 4 0 6 1 6
5 Orlando Cepeda 21 151 647 605 92 192 35 4 27 105 23 9 33 100 .317 .355 .522 .878 316 10 5 0 4 10
6 Jim Davenport 25 123 510 469 65 121 16 3 6 38 0 1 28 65 .258 .301 .343 .645 161 4 2 9 2 0
7 Eddie Fisher 22 17 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .111 .000 .111 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Gordon Jones 29 31 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
9 Sam Jones 33 50 100 85 3 11 1 0 0 8 0 0 3 30 .129 .157 .141 .298 12 1 0 11 1 0
10 Willie Kirkland* 25 126 511 463 64 126 22 3 22 68 5 3 42 84 .272 .335 .475 .810 220 6 3 0 3 3
11 Hobie Landrith* 29 109 335 283 30 71 14 0 3 29 0 4 43 23 .251 .345 .332 .678 94 6 0 5 4 7
12 Willie Mays 28 151 648 575 125 180 43 5 34 104 27 4 65 58 .313 .381 .583 .964 335 11 2 0 6 9
13 Roger McCardell 26 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Mike McCormick* 20 47 82 66 3 7 1 0 0 3 0 1 4 22 .106 .155 .121 .276 8 0 0 11 1 0
15 Willie McCovey* 21 52 219 192 32 68 9 5 13 38 2 0 22 35 .354 .429 .656 1.085 126 7 4 0 1 1
16 Stu Miller 31 59 52 45 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 .044 .104 .044 .149 2 1 1 4 0 0
17 Danny O'Connell 30 34 66 58 6 11 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 15 .190 .254 .241 .495 14 0 0 3 0 0
18 Jose Pagan 24 31 48 46 7 8 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 8 .174 .208 .196 .404 9 0 0 0 0 0
19 Marshall Renfroe* 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Dusty Rhodes* 32 54 54 48 1 9 2 0 0 7 0 0 5 9 .188 .259 .229 .488 11 1 0 0 1 3
21 Andre Rodgers 24 71 266 228 32 57 12 1 6 24 2 1 32 50 .250 .342 .390 .733 89 5 1 3 2 1
22 Jack Sanford 30 36 85 72 6 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 6 31 .111 .200 .111 .311 8 1 2 5 0 0
23 Hank Sauer 42 13 15 15 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 7 .067 .067 .267 .333 4 0 0 0 0 0
24 Bob Schmidt 26 71 196 181 17 44 7 1 5 20 0 2 13 24 .243 .296 .376 .672 68 4 1 0 1 4
25 Joe Shipley 24 10 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
26 Bob Speake* 28 15 13 11 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .091 .167 .091 .258 1 1 0 1 0 0
27 Daryl Spencer 30 152 621 555 59 147 20 1 12 62 5 0 58 67 .265 .332 .369 .701 205 14 0 3 5 4
28 Leon Wagner* 25 87 158 129 20 29 4 3 5 22 0 0 25 24 .225 .361 .419 .779 54 4 3 0 1 6
29 Al Worthington 30 42 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 0 0 0 0
30 Dom Zanni 27 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Players 26.1 154 5890 5281 705 1377 239 35 167 660 81 34 473 875 .261 .322 .414 .736 2187 96 25 73 38 57
* - 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 Johnny Antonelli* 29 19 10 .655 3.10 40 38 1 17 4 1 282.0 247 107 97 29 76 6 165 3 0 1 1150 1.145 7.9 0.9 2.4 5.3 2.17
2 Curt Barclay 27 0 0 54.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 2 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 12.000 54.0 0.0 54.0 0.0 0.00
3 Bud Byerly 38 1 0 1.000 1.38 11 0 6 0 0 0 13.0 11 2 2 2 5 1 4 0 0 0 52 1.231 7.6 1.4 3.5 2.8 0.80
4 Eddie Fisher 22 2 6 .250 7.88 17 5 6 0 0 1 40.0 57 37 35 8 8 0 15 1 0 0 181 1.625 12.8 1.8 1.8 3.4 1.88
5 Gordon Jones 29 3 2 .600 4.33 31 0 10 0 0 2 43.2 45 23 21 6 19 5 29 1 0 0 192 1.466 9.3 1.2 3.9 6.0 1.53
6 Sam Jones 33 21 15 .583 2.83 50 35 12 16 4 4 270.2 232 99 85 18 109 6 209 8 0 5 1148 1.260 7.7 0.6 3.6 6.9 1.92
7 Mike McCormick* 20 12 16 .429 3.99 47 31 9 7 3 4 225.2 213 117 100 24 86 13 151 1 0 9 972 1.325 8.5 1.0 3.4 6.0 1.76
8 Stu Miller 31 8 7 .533 2.84 59 9 29 2 0 8 167.2 164 66 53 15 57 13 95 5 0 1 716 1.318 8.8 0.8 3.1 5.1 1.67
9 Billy Muffett 28 0 0 5.40 5 0 2 0 0 0 6.2 11 6 4 2 3 1 3 0 0 0 31 2.100 14.8 2.7 4.0 4.0 1.00
10 Marshall Renfroe* 23 0 0 27.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 6 6 1 3 0 3 0 0 0 12 3.000 13.5 4.5 13.5 13.5 1.00
11 Jack Sanford 30 15 12 .556 3.16 36 31 2 10 0 1 222.1 198 90 78 22 70 4 132 7 2 7 933 1.205 8.0 0.9 2.8 5.3 1.89
12 Joe Shipley 24 0 0 4.50 10 1 7 0 0 0 18.0 16 11 9 2 17 0 11 1 0 1 87 1.833 8.0 1.0 8.5 5.5 0.65
13 Al Worthington 30 2 3 .400 3.68 42 3 15 0 0 2 73.1 68 34 30 8 37 4 45 5 0 4 323 1.432 8.3 1.0 4.5 5.5 1.22
14 Dom Zanni 27 0 0 6.55 9 0 3 0 0 0 11.0 12 10 8 2 8 0 11 1 0 1 54 1.818 9.8 1.6 6.5 9.0 1.38
14 Players 28.5 83 71 .539 3.47 154 154 102 52 12 23 1376.1 1279 613 530 139 500 53 873 33 2 29 5857 1.293 8.4 0.9 3.3 5.7 1.75
* - 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
Hobie Landrith 109 576 45 5 5 .992 5.70 4 23 24 51%
Bob Schmidt 70 307 30 0 1 1.000 4.81 2 22 8 27%
Roger McCardell 3 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 1 1 50%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Orlando Cepeda 122 929 70 16 74 .984 8.19
Willie McCovey 51 424 29 5 29 .989 8.88
Jackie Brandt 3 17 1 1 1 .947 6.00
Eddie Bressoud 1 2 0 0 1 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Daryl Spencer 151 350 413 24 82 .970 5.05
Danny O'Connell 8 16 9 0 1 1.000 3.13
Jose Pagan 3 4 2 0 1 1.000 2.00
Jackie Brandt 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
Eddie Bressoud 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Davenport 121 91 221 7 15 .978 2.58
Danny O'Connell 26 15 36 4 3 .927 1.96
Jackie Brandt 18 9 27 8 1 .818 2.00
Jose Pagan 18 13 23 4 2 .900 2.00
Orlando Cepeda 4 2 3 3 0 .625 1.25
Eddie Bressoud 1 0 2 2 0 .500 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Bressoud 92 151 267 11 37 .974 4.54
Andre Rodgers 66 110 197 22 35 .933 4.65
Jose Pagan 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Daryl Spencer 4 0 4 0 2 1.000 1.00
Jim Davenport 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jackie Brandt 111 0.00
Orlando Cepeda 44 0.00
Leon Wagner 28 0.00
Willie Kirkland 13 0.00
Willie Mays 2 0.00
Hank Sauer 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Willie Mays 146 0.00
Felipe Alou 10 0.00
Jackie Brandt 4 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Willie Kirkland 109 0.00
Felipe Alou 64 0.00
Jackie Brandt 6 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Willie Mays 147 353 6 6 2 .984 2.44
Willie Kirkland 117 212 8 7 0 .969 1.88
Jackie Brandt 116 176 10 3 2 .984 1.60
Felipe Alou 69 111 2 3 0 .974 1.64
Orlando Cepeda 44 64 1 3 0 .956 1.48
Leon Wagner 28 48 0 3 0 .941 1.71
Hank Sauer 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stu Miller 59 15 40 2 1 .965 0.93
Sam Jones 50 10 34 3 2 .936 0.88
Mike McCormick 47 12 42 3 1 .947 1.15
Al Worthington 42 5 15 0 0 1.000 0.48
Johnny Antonelli 40 8 44 2 3 .963 1.30
Jack Sanford 36 10 31 1 1 .976 1.14
Gordon Jones 31 1 6 0 1 1.000 0.23
Eddie Fisher 17 5 3 0 0 1.000 0.47
Bud Byerly 11 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.55
Joe Shipley 10 0 2 1 0 .667 0.20
Dom Zanni 9 3 5 0 1 1.000 0.89
Billy Muffett 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Curt Barclay 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Marshall Renfroe 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Felipe Alou 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 12, 1935 Bajos de Haina, San Cristobal, DO 1959-04-12 1959-09-27
Johnny Antonelli 29 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 12, 1930 Rochester, NY, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-23
Curt Barclay 27 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 22, 1931 Chicago, IL, US 1959-04-16 1959-04-16
Jackie Brandt 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 28, 1934 Omaha, NE, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Eddie Bressoud 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 2, 1932 Los Angeles, CA, US 1959-04-17 1959-09-27
Bud Byerly 38 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 26, 1920 Webster Groves, MO, US 1959-08-01 1959-09-27
Orlando Cepeda 21 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Sep 17, 1937 Ponce, PR 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Jim Davenport 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 17, 1933 Siluria, AL, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-22
Eddie Fisher 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 16, 1936 Shreveport, LA, US 1959-06-22 1959-09-27
Jim Hegan 38 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 3, 1920 Lynn, MA, US 1959-06-19 1959-09-22
Gordon Jones 29 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 2, 1930 Portland, OR, US 1959-04-25 1959-09-27
Sam Jones 33 R R 6' 4.0" 192 Dec 14, 1925 Stewartsville, OH, US 1959-04-11 1959-09-26
Willie Kirkland 25 L R 6' 1.0" 206 Feb 17, 1934 Siluria, AL, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Hobie Landrith 29 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Mar 16, 1930 Decatur, IL, US 1959-04-16 1959-09-27
Willie Mays 28 R R 5' 10.0" 170 May 6, 1931 Westfield, AL, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Roger McCardell 26 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 29, 1932 Gorsuch Mills, MD, US 1959-05-08 1959-06-08
Mike McCormick 20 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 29, 1938 Pasadena, CA, US 1959-04-12 1959-09-27
Willie McCovey 21 L L 6' 4.0" 198 Jan 10, 1938 Mobile, AL, US 1959-07-30 1959-09-27
Stu Miller 31 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 26, 1927 Northampton, MA, US 1959-04-16 1959-09-27
Billy Muffett 28 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Sep 21, 1930 Hammond, IN, US 1959-04-16 1959-07-02
Danny O'Connell 30 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Jan 21, 1929 Paterson, NJ, US 1959-04-21 1959-09-22
Jose Pagan 24 R R 5' 9.0" 160 May 5, 1935 Barceloneta, PR 1959-08-04 1959-09-27
Marshall Renfroe 23 L L 6' 0.0" 180 May 25, 1936 Century, FL, US 1959-09-27 1959-09-27
Dusty Rhodes 32 L R 6' 0.0" 178 May 13, 1927 Mathews, AL, US 1959-05-12 1959-09-27
Andre Rodgers 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 2, 1934 Nassau, BS 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Jack Sanford 30 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 18, 1929 Wellesley Hills, MA, US 1959-04-14 1959-09-22
Hank Sauer 42 R R 6' 3.0" 198 Mar 17, 1917 Pittsburgh, PA, US 1959-04-12 1959-08-17
Bob Schmidt 26 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Apr 22, 1933 St. Louis, MO, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Joe Shipley 24 R R 6' 4.0" 210 May 9, 1935 Morristown, TN, US 1959-04-16 1959-06-21
Bob Speake 28 L L 6' 1.0" 178 Aug 22, 1930 Springfield, MO, US 1959-04-10 1959-06-08
Daryl Spencer 30 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 13, 1928 Wichita, KS, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Leon Wagner 25 L R 6' 1.0" 195 May 13, 1934 Chattanooga, TN, US 1959-04-14 1959-09-27
Al Worthington 30 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 5, 1929 Birmingham, AL, US 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
Dom Zanni 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 1, 1932 Bronx, NY, US 1959-04-17 1959-06-11

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