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1959 New Orleans Pelicans

1959 > Class AA > 1959 Southern Association
Overall: 68-81
Scored 693 runs, Allowed 795 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-84

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Mel Parnell
Represented: New Orleans, LA
Ballpark: City Park Stadium (New Orleans, LA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Frank Baldwin301314954283811525054605873.269.354.362.7161551359
2Don Bradey245913812420275231601130.218.281.363.644450301
3Tommy Brown31105378316468212183515255.259.371.380.7501205324Stats for 2 teams
4Dick Drilling292820161000010311.
5Joe Duhem2776273230286516153743652.283.381.426.807981511
6Charles Garmon30171110020001004. for 2 teams
7Tookie Gilbert*30142621495861292912280111887.261.405.457.86222642210
8Francis Glamp27102620252008147.250.423.350.77372000
9Cob Jarvis*2676300252286211122324235.246.356.321.677812222
10Stanley Johnson2844938871210150242.
11Don Kildoo242651494400000127.
12Chris Kitsos#3113961948392114242941212573.236.399.350.7491697221
13Richard Klinesmith*2440574841120030617.229.327.271.598131200
14Jack Kramer41750.000
15Robert Maness2427114961515421721616.
16Richard Means*2312152346666112211165634895.240.310.393.7031831443
17Angelo Nardella30111610242002060.400.625.6001.22560000
18Jim Pearce34531.333
19Sonny Piver251506465857717120746524760.292.345.371.7162173562
20Carl Powis312875654183218198.277.365.431.796280101
21Charles Ready283740381210000219.
22William Reynolds*2762250189355710194625833.302.464.508.972960215
23Neil Roberts25350.000
24Kelton Russell#25121915230001046.200.368.200.56830000
25Don Saner*2514258548480156205147929455.322.435.471.9062283315Stats for 2 teams
26Robert Stegemeier25432.667
27Teddy Tate27339383915200701016.
28Bert Thiel332771645800000210.
29Lee Wheat29850.000
30Charles Williams3190349305488821174603352.289.361.433.7941325061
31Don Williams235418815817395011602610.247.355.297.652471211
31 Players27.51505859494269312712282510360526797875.257.362.376.738185812936473742
* - 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
1Don Bradey241914.5765.294134163235.02521611382012381339091.5969.
2Dick Drilling2915.1676.252841072.09455508413442081.87511.
3Charles Garmon3012.3334.111720046.05322215241342011.67410. for 2 teams
4Stanley Johnson281112.4784.204228130227.0255127106178521009161.49810.
5Don Kildoo*2469.4003.71221992136.0135645612563832071.4048.
6Richard Klinesmith*24811.4214.79391561141.01658475125527140101.56010.
7Jack Kramer4101.0006
8Earl Mossor3301.0002
9Angelo Nardella3012.3335.931151041.05631274261172022.00012.
10Jim Pearce34005
11Sonny Piver?2501.0006
12Charles Ready2858.3854.2635810114.0125585495707451101.5969.
13Neil Roberts25201.0003
14Kelton Russell*2523.4006.341261044.04031315280230051.5458.
15Bert Thiel331110.5244.632723101167.0203978623522835061.52710.
16Lee Wheat2912.3338
16 Players27.46881.4564.89150150925871281.2146979569712358625681442671.60310.
* - 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


Frank Baldwin1226174947.9945.468
Don Williams20879021.0004.802
Teddy Tate14464001.0003.570


Tookie Gilbert137120510012136.9919.53
Don Saner3020328627.9757.70Stats for 2 teams


Charles Williams821672331969.9554.88
Chris Kitsos336094921.9454.67
Robert Maness276574217.9865.15
Teddy Tate16263138.9503.56


Tommy Brown91871651920.9302.77Stats for 2 teams
Sonny Piver53581101114.9393.17
Chris Kitsos434399718.9533.30


Sonny Piver971932672956.9414.74
Chris Kitsos54991171032.9564.00


Don Saner1411962120.9431.40Stats for 2 teams
Richard Means12023214151.9432.05
Cob Jarvis72180941.9792.63
Joe Duhem5783541.9571.54
William Reynolds55805001.0001.55
Carl Powis2134220.9471.71
Don Williams1915221.8950.89


Stanley Johnson42164432.9521.43
Don Bradey41155045.9421.59
Richard Klinesmith3981412.9570.56
Charles Ready35916011.0000.71
Dick Drilling2821210.9330.50
Bert Thiel271325041.0001.41
Don Kildoo22720001.0001.23
Charles Garmon1736001.0000.53Stats for 2 teams
Kelton Russell124531.7500.75
Angelo Nardella1123011.0000.45
Lee Wheat80.00
Jack Kramer60.00
Sonny Piver60.00
Jim Pearce50.00
Neil Roberts30.00
Earl Mossor20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Frank Baldwin30RR5' 11.0"195Dec 25, 1928High Bridge, NJ, US
Don Bradey24RR5' 9.0"180Oct 4, 1934Charlotte, NC, US
Tommy Brown31RR6' 1.0"170Dec 6, 1927Brooklyn, NY, US
Dick Drilling29RR6' 2.0"185Jul 23, 1929Fonda, IA, US
Joe Duhem27R5' 11.0"185Aug 14, 1931
Charles Garmon30RR6' 4.0"2051929
Tookie Gilbert30LR6' 2.0"185Apr 4, 1929New Orleans, LA, US
Francis Glamp27R5' 11.0"1901932
Cob Jarvis26LR6' 3.0"185Oct 26, 1932Booneville, MS, US
Stanley Johnson28RR6' 0.0"1651931
Don Kildoo24RL6' 1.0"180Jun 6, 1935Washington, DC, US
Chris Kitsos31SR5' 9.0"165Feb 11, 1928New York, NY, US
Richard Klinesmith24LL6' 2.0"1961935
Jack Kramer41RR6' 2.0"190Jan 5, 1918New Orleans, LA, US
Robert Maness24R5' 9.0"1701935
Richard Means23LL6' 0.0"180Apr 9, 1936
Earl Mossor33LR6' 1.0"175Jul 21, 1925Forbus, TN, US
Angelo Nardella30RR5' 11.0"180Sep 24, 1928Bath, PA, US
Jim Pearce34RR6' 6.0"180Jun 9, 1925Zebulon, NC, US
Sonny Piver25R5' 11.0"190Oct 18, 1933Point Arena, CA, US
Carl Powis31RR6' 0.0"185Jan 11, 1928Philadelphia, PA, US
Charles Ready28RR6' 0.0"1751931
William Reynolds27LL5' 9.0"1801932
Neil Roberts25RR6' 0.0"1851934
Kelton Russell25SL6' 2.0"1851934
Don Saner25LL6' 0.0"190Sep 27, 1933
Robert Stegemeier25R5' 10.0"1601934
Teddy Tate27R5' 10.0"175Jun 13, 1932
Bert Thiel33RR5' 10.0"185May 4, 1926Marion, WI, US
Lee Wheat29RR6' 4.0"200Sep 15, 1929Edwardsville, IL, US
Charles Williams31RR5' 10.0"170Jun 12, 1928Dyersburg, TN, US
Don Williams23RR5' 8.0"170Apr 20, 1936Mobile, AL, US

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