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1959 San Diego Padres

1959 > Class AAA > 1959 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 78-75
Scored 579 runs, Allowed 604 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-79

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: George Metkovich
Represented: San Diego, CA
Ballpark: Westgate Park (San Diego, 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 Frank Biskup 26 4 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 John Briggs 25 26 62 56 5 11 0 0 1 6 0 0 2 20 .196 .237 .250 .487 14 1 3 0
3 Mike de la Hoz 20 11 30 29 2 9 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 5 .310 .333 .483 .816 14 0 0 0
4 Don Dillard* 22 95 386 357 41 101 20 6 9 55 2 3 23 34 .283 .328 .448 .776 160 2 2 2
5 Larry Doby* 35 9 27 2 6 0 1 0 3 .222 .296 8
6 Dee Fondy* 34 140 548 498 51 128 18 2 2 46 4 3 40 70 .257 .308 .313 .622 156 0 3 7 Stats for 2 teams
7 Rod Graber* 29 146 605 521 83 144 22 6 2 31 15 8 67 44 .276 .362 .353 .715 184 6 6 5
8 Fred Hatfield* 34 130 497 421 58 95 16 2 8 49 3 3 49 39 .226 .329 .330 .659 139 18 4 5 Stats for 2 teams
9 Russ Heman 26 41 36 31 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 13 .065 .094 .065 .158 2 0 4 0
10 Ken Hunt 24 26 86 77 8 14 0 0 1 5 1 3 6 15 .182 .247 .221 .468 17 1 1 1
11 Billy Hunter 31 136 505 465 51 116 23 3 8 47 4 6 28 83 .249 .297 .363 .660 169 4 6 2
12 Steve Jankowski 26 120 420 385 39 95 15 2 12 46 3 3 28 73 .247 .301 .390 .691 150 3 2 2
13 Allen Jones 29 106 380 345 37 87 17 0 15 44 3 1 30 69 .252 .310 .432 .742 149 0 3 2
14 Mitchell June 29 112 346 322 52 77 10 7 6 33 4 2 11 57 .239 .280 .370 .649 119 8 3 2
15 Ken Kraynak* 23 44 126 116 9 27 4 1 0 11 2 0 8 22 .233 .286 .284 .570 33 1 0 1
16 Gene Lary 25 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 Gene Leek 22 40 145 133 15 29 6 2 3 15 1 0 9 29 .218 .273 .361 .634 48 1 2 0
18 Bobby Locke 25 14 38 33 8 10 3 1 1 4 0 0 5 7 .303 .395 .545 .940 18 0 0 0
19 Stu Locklin* 30 58 159 145 17 32 7 0 3 19 1 0 12 10 .221 .283 .331 .614 48 1 0 1
20 Billy Moran 25 102 405 365 32 90 18 2 5 35 6 4 25 37 .247 .298 .348 .646 127 2 12 1
21 Stan Pitula 28 11 9 9 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .444 .444 .556 1.000 5 0 0 0
22 Bud Podbielan 35 26 55 51 5 12 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 9 .235 .250 .314 .564 16 0 3 0
23 Rudy Regalado 29 133 512 461 54 134 25 0 16 58 2 3 30 40 .291 .341 .449 .790 207 6 13 2 Stats for 2 teams
24 Bill Renna 34 92 334 299 27 70 19 3 5 34 0 1 26 50 .234 .300 .368 .668 110 3 4 2
25 Ken Retzer* 25 88 255 224 24 63 12 1 3 28 0 0 26 14 .281 .350 .384 .734 86 0 1 4
26 Steve Ridzik 30 2 4 2 .500
27 Donald Schaeffer 21 12 9 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .125 .222 .125 .347 1 0 0 0
28 Bob Smith 31 11 29 28 2 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 12 .214 .214 .214 .429 6 0 1 0
29 Dick Smith 31 106 345 296 45 85 14 5 1 24 13 3 32 34 .287 .361 .378 .740 112 4 10 3
30 Dick Stigman 23 45 61 56 0 7 0 1 0 6 0 0 2 28 .125 .153 .161 .313 9 0 2 1
31 Jake Striker* 25 34 72 69 3 6 1 0 0 3 1 0 1 36 .087 .100 .101 .201 7 0 2 0
32 Carl Thomas 27 25 21 16 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 .188 .316 .250 .566 4 0 2 0
33 Bill Werle* 38 33 41 38 1 4 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 12 .105 .128 .211 .339 8 0 2 0
34 Pete Wojey 39 46 11 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 0 1 0
34 Players 28.9 154 5660 5114 579 1272 225 44 86 532 60 38 388 803 .249 .305 .360 .665 1843 103 40 78 40
* - 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 Bob Alexander 36 0 0 2
2 John Briggs 25 14 6 .700 2.60 24 21 11 2 166.0 138 53 48 12 51 97 1 2 5 1.139 7.5 0.7 2.8 5.3 1.90
3 Russ Heman 26 6 12 .333 4.26 41 16 5 1 129.0 128 66 61 10 65 81 3 0 3 1.496 8.9 0.7 4.5 5.7 1.25
4 Gene Lary 25 0 0 1
5 Bobby Locke 25 6 4 .600 1.63 13 12 8 4 105.0 83 21 19 2 33 73 2 0 2 1.105 7.1 0.2 2.8 6.3 2.21
6 Stan Pitula 28 0 1 .000 5.10 9 2 0 0 30.0 36 19 17 5 8 16 1 0 2 1.467 10.8 1.5 2.4 4.8 2.00
7 Bud Podbielan 35 11 5 .688 3.00 24 18 10 4 144.0 139 50 48 9 26 52 3 0 1 1.146 8.7 0.6 1.6 3.2 2.00
8 Steve Ridzik 30 1 0 1.000 2.00 2 9.0 7 2 2 4 7 1.222 7.0 4.0 7.0 1.75
9 Donald Schaeffer 21 1 0 1.000 4.38 12 4 1 0 39.0 40 20 19 5 18 16 0 0 2 1.487 9.2 1.2 4.2 3.7 0.89
10 Bob Smith* 31 4 4 .500 3.04 11 9 6 0 71.0 65 29 24 4 25 59 1 0 5 1.268 8.2 0.5 3.2 7.5 2.36
11 Dick Stigman* 23 9 17 .346 4.01 45 25 8 2 191.0 160 104 85 21 100 181 2 0 14 1.361 7.5 1.0 4.7 8.5 1.81
12 Jake Striker* 25 12 8 .600 2.83 34 25 8 1 191.0 178 72 60 14 68 123 7 0 4 1.288 8.4 0.7 3.2 5.8 1.81
13 Carl Thomas 27 4 5 .444 7.23 25 7 0 0 66.0 83 57 53 11 36 48 4 0 2 1.803 11.3 1.5 4.9 6.5 1.33
14 Bill Werle* 38 5 8 .385 4.36 32 14 4 0 128.0 153 75 62 12 29 47 7 0 3 1.422 10.8 0.8 2.0 3.3 1.62
15 Pete Wojey 39 5 5 .500 2.85 46 0 0 0 79.0 64 32 25 6 28 65 5 0 2 1.165 7.3 0.7 3.2 7.4 2.32
15 Players 28.7 78 75 .510 154 154 604
* - 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
Allen Jones 104 633 35 6 7 .991 6.42 2
Ken Retzer 64 329 20 4 5 .989 5.45 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rudy Regalado 127 1018 70 16 89 .986 8.57 Stats for 2 teams
Dee Fondy 121 970 70 17 97 .984 8.60 Stats for 2 teams
Steve Jankowski 20 148 17 5 15 .971 8.25

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Hunter 133 322 313 11 91 .983 4.77
Steve Jankowski 20 38 51 2 14 .978 4.45
Dick Smith 14 24 19 0 7 1.000 3.07

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Hatfield 118 105 202 14 24 .956 2.60 Stats for 2 teams
Steve Jankowski 70 48 114 9 14 .947 2.31
Gene Leek 38 27 87 8 9 .934 3.00
Dick Smith 23 18 54 4 4 .947 3.13

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Moran 100 151 258 21 48 .951 4.09
Dick Smith 51 73 136 14 23 .937 4.10

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rod Graber 140 367 13 1 3 .997 2.71
Don Dillard 93 175 7 4 1 .978 1.96
Mitchell June 86 146 6 6 0 .962 1.77
Bill Renna 85 147 9 0 6 1.000 1.84
Ken Kraynak 34 45 1 1 0 .979 1.35
Stu Locklin 34 64 1 1 0 .985 1.91
Ken Hunt 25 38 4 1 2 .977 1.68
Dee Fondy 15 16 0 0 0 1.000 1.07 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pete Wojey 46 3 9 0 0 1.000 0.26
Dick Stigman 45 3 35 6 1 .864 0.84
Russ Heman 41 10 34 1 1 .978 1.07
Jake Striker 34 12 27 2 2 .951 1.15
Bill Werle 32 6 31 2 7 .949 1.16
Carl Thomas 25 3 7 0 1 1.000 0.40
John Briggs 24 9 21 1 0 .968 1.25
Bud Podbielan 24 16 23 1 5 .975 1.63
Bobby Locke 13 4 19 1 3 .958 1.77
Donald Schaeffer 12 4 5 0 1 1.000 0.75
Bob Smith 11 3 10 1 2 .929 1.18
Stan Pitula 9 0.00
Bob Alexander 2 0.00
Steve Ridzik 2 0.00
Gene Lary 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Alexander 36 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 7, 1922 Vancouver, BC, CA
Frank Biskup 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1933
John Briggs 25 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 24, 1934 Natoma, CA, US
Mike de la Hoz 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1938 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Don Dillard 22 L R 6' 1.0" 200 Jan 8, 1937 Greenville, SC, US
Larry Doby 35 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 13, 1923 Camden, SC, US
Dee Fondy 34 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 13, 1924 Slaton, TX, US
Rod Graber 29 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 20, 1930 Massillon, OH, US
Fred Hatfield 34 L R 6' 1.0" 171 Mar 18, 1925 Lanett, AL, US
Russ Heman 26 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 10, 1933 Olive, CA, US
Ken Hunt 24 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jul 13, 1934 Grand Forks, ND, US
Billy Hunter 31 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 4, 1928 Punxsutawney, PA, US
Steve Jankowski 26 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1933
Allen Jones 29 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Apr 5, 1930 Grifton, NC, US
Mitchell June 29 R R 6' 3.0" 193 1930
Ken Kraynak 23 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 8, 1935 Plymouth, PA, US
Gene Lary 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 5, 1934 Northport, AL, US
Gene Leek 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 15, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Bobby Locke 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 3, 1934 Rowes Run, PA, US
Stu Locklin 30 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 22, 1928 Appleton, WI, US
Billy Moran 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 27, 1933 Montgomery, AL, US
Stan Pitula 28 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Mar 23, 1931 Hackensack, NJ, US
Bud Podbielan 35 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 6, 1924 Curlew, WA, US
Rudy Regalado 29 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 21, 1930 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Renna 34 R R 6' 3.0" 218 Oct 14, 1924 Hanford, CA, US
Ken Retzer 25 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 30, 1934 Wood River, IL, US
Steve Ridzik 30 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 29, 1929 Yonkers, NY, US
Donald Schaeffer 21 R R 6' 2.0" 204 Dec 15, 1937
Bob Smith 31 R L 6' 0.0" 185 May 13, 1928 Clarence, MO, US
Dick Smith 31 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Jul 21, 1927 Blandburg, PA, US
Dick Stigman 23 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 24, 1936 Nimrod, MN, US
Jake Striker 25 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 23, 1933 New Washington, OH, US
Carl Thomas 27 R R 6' 5.0" 245 May 28, 1932 Minneapolis, MN, US
Bill Werle 38 L L 6' 2.0" 182 Dec 21, 1920 Oakland, CA, US
Pete Wojey 39 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 1, 1919 Stowe, PA, US

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