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1959 Springfield Giants

1959 > Class A > 1959 Eastern League
Overall: 85-55
Scored 686 runs, Allowed 522 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-53

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Andy Gilbert
Represented: Springfield, MA
Ballpark: n/a
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 Ralph Alomar 23 125 502 476 72 142 26 8 6 70 8 13 58 .298 .317 .424 .742 202 3 4 6 6
2 Matty Alou* 20 121 564 489 93 141 30 7 11 57 23 58 40 .288 .366 .446 .812 218 3 12 2 6
3 George Case 24 15 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 1 0 0
4 Robin Coffman* 23 63 266 244 28 67 7 5 1 21 2 15 30 .275 .317 .357 .673 87 0 7 0 3
5 Charles Davis 23 33 80 73 11 13 1 0 1 5 0 2 12 .178 .200 .233 .433 17 0 5 0 0
6 Jim Duffalo 23 44 96 86 9 19 6 0 2 9 0 6 31 .221 .269 .360 .629 31 0 3 1 0
7 Bob Farley* 21 125 500 403 82 126 31 9 3 73 3 89 58 .313 .431 .457 .887 184 0 1 7 4
8 Andy Gilbert 44 1 3 0 .000
9 Tom Haller* 22 110 411 348 45 96 19 2 5 50 5 52 64 .276 .372 .385 .757 134 5 0 6 11
10 Ron Herbel 21 6 8 2 .250
11 Sam Hernandez 26 81 291 257 32 63 12 1 2 27 5 29 40 .245 .322 .323 .645 83 1 2 2 3
12 Edward Herstek 23 134 530 472 48 119 15 3 6 46 2 48 63 .252 .319 .335 .654 158 2 1 7 2
13 Clark Johnson 21 11 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0 0 0
14 Albert Johnston* 23 25 17 16 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 11 .125 .176 .188 .364 3 0 0 0 0
15 Juan Marichal 21 52 106 97 14 19 1 1 0 3 0 3 13 .196 .220 .227 .447 22 0 6 0 0
16 Eugene Martin# 23 46 196 176 26 42 7 3 1 15 2 17 50 .239 .308 .330 .637 58 1 1 1 3
17 Manny Mota 21 65 261 245 39 77 10 7 3 28 5 13 17 .314 .346 .449 .795 110 0 1 2 1
18 James Myers 23 30 76 71 11 19 3 0 0 3 0 0 21 .268 .278 .310 .588 22 1 4 0 0
19 Julio Navarro 23 7 21 6 .286
20 Richard Pawlow* 22 16 65 49 14 13 3 3 0 6 1 15 11 .265 .438 .449 .886 22 0 1 0 0
21 Robert Quinn 24 37 27 26 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 1 15 .231 .259 .231 .490 6 0 0 0 0
22 Frank Reveira 23 83 258 221 32 84 15 5 7 49 0 31 18 .380 .455 .588 1.043 130 1 3 2 9
23 John Scramaglia 22 9 29 7 .241
24 Don Strichek 25 124 478 410 44 92 16 4 2 40 0 56 97 .224 .321 .298 .619 122 3 8 1 13
25 Moose Stubing* 21 134 571 480 70 144 23 6 13 104 4 74 79 .300 .391 .454 .845 218 2 8 7 3
26 Chester Vincent* 27 21 11 8 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .375 .375 .750 3 0 3 0 0
27 Andrew Yetsko 23 14 11 11 2 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 4 .273 .273 .636 .909 7 0 0 0 0
27 Players 22.5 140 5403 4732 686 1307 229 64 64 614 60 530 756 .276 .349 .392 .741 1856 22 74 45
* - 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 George Case 24 1 3 .250 2.92 15 3 1 0 40.0 41 17 13 4 19 2 19 0 1 2 1.500 9.2 0.9 4.3 4.3 1.00
2 Charles Davis 23 15 6 .714 3.30 28 27 16 2 191.0 150 82 70 12 97 4 154 4 1 8 1.293 7.1 0.6 4.6 7.3 1.59
3 Jim Duffalo 23 15 8 .652 2.91 34 23 16 3 204.0 187 78 66 11 78 7 142 5 0 3 1.299 8.2 0.5 3.4 6.3 1.82
4 Andy Gilbert 44 0 0 1
5 Joseph Griffiths 22 0 0 3
6 Ron Herbel 21 0 2 .000 6
7 Clark Johnson 21 1 1 .500 11
8 Albert Johnston* 23 3 2 .600 4.41 25 2 0 0 51.0 65 26 25 1 29 4 21 3 0 2 1.843 11.5 0.2 5.1 3.7 0.72
9 Juan Marichal 21 18 13 .581 2.39 37 32 23 8 271.0 238 85 72 12 47 8 208 2 0 2 1.052 7.9 0.4 1.6 6.9 4.43
10 James Myers* 23 13 10 .565 3.42 30 30 12 3 200.0 187 95 76 21 54 1 133 7 0 2 1.205 8.4 0.9 2.4 6.0 2.46
11 Julio Navarro 23 6 0 1.000 1.50 7 7 6 1 60.0 40 13 10 2 13 1 56 3 0 3 0.883 6.0 0.3 2.0 8.4 4.31
12 Robert Quinn 24 6 6 .500 4.27 37 5 0 0 99.0 102 58 47 6 43 5 71 1 0 1 1.465 9.3 0.5 3.9 6.5 1.65
13 Chester Vincent* 27 5 3 .625 2.45 20 0 0 0 33.0 30 9 9 1 11 1 27 0 0 2 1.242 8.2 0.3 3.0 7.4 2.45
14 Andrew Yetsko 23 2 1 .667 6.00 13 3 0 0 33.0 42 22 22 2 13 7 19 4 0 6 1.667 11.5 0.5 3.5 5.2 1.46
14 Players 23.0 85 55 .607 140 140 522
* - 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
Tom Haller 92 652 47 5 13 .993 7.60 14
Frank Reveira 56 351 27 4 2 .990 6.75 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Moose Stubing 134 1043 60 15 80 .987 8.23
Bob Farley 10 61 6 1 7 .985 6.70

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam Hernandez 66 147 139 13 41 .957 4.33
Robin Coffman 40 81 90 11 14 .940 4.28
Don Strichek 20 40 54 0 9 1.000 4.70
Manny Mota 15 33 27 4 4 .938 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Edward Herstek 72 74 145 12 18 .948 3.04
Eugene Martin 39 44 58 10 5 .911 2.62
Don Strichek 27 16 42 8 5 .879 2.15

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Strichek 79 109 177 20 31 .935 3.62
Edward Herstek 61 104 129 19 22 .925 3.82

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matty Alou 119 319 23 13 4 .963 2.87
Ralph Alomar 113 188 11 4 2 .980 1.76
Bob Farley 109 176 8 6 1 .968 1.69
Manny Mota 45 85 7 1 0 .989 2.04
Robin Coffman 27 37 2 1 0 .975 1.44
Richard Pawlow 14 29 1 0 0 1.000 2.14
Tom Haller 11 9 0 2 0 .818 0.82

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan Marichal 37 14 33 3 4 .940 1.27
Robert Quinn 37 3 11 0 1 1.000 0.38
Jim Duffalo 34 10 43 0 4 1.000 1.56
James Myers 30 8 29 0 1 1.000 1.23
Charles Davis 28 10 37 4 1 .922 1.68
Albert Johnston 25 5 9 2 0 .875 0.56
Chester Vincent 20 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.25
George Case 15 1 14 0 0 1.000 1.00
Andrew Yetsko 13 1 8 0 0 1.000 0.69
Clark Johnson 11 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.27
Julio Navarro 7 0.00
Ron Herbel 6 0.00
Joseph Griffiths 3 0.00
Andy Gilbert 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ralph Alomar 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 11, 1935
Matty Alou 20 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Dec 22, 1938 Bajos de Haina, San Cristobal, DO
George Case 24 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Jan 14, 1935 Winsted, CT, US
Robin Coffman 23 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 3, 1935
Charles Davis 23 R R 6' 0.0" 160 1936
Jim Duffalo 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 25, 1935 Helvetia, PA, US
Bob Farley 21 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 15, 1937 Watsontown, PA, US
Andy Gilbert 44 R R 6' 0.0" 203 Jul 18, 1914 Bradenville, PA, US
Joseph Griffiths 22 L R 6' 2.0" 210 1937
Tom Haller 22 L R 6' 4.0" 195 Jun 23, 1937 Lockport, IL, US
Ron Herbel 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 16, 1938 Denver, CO, US
Sam Hernandez 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1933
Edward Herstek 23 R R 6' 2.0" 192 1936
Clark Johnson 21 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Feb 26, 1938
Albert Johnston 23 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1936
Juan Marichal 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 20, 1937 Laguna Verde, Monte Cristi, DO
Eugene Martin 23 S 6' 1.0" 188 1936
Manny Mota 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Feb 18, 1938 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
James Myers 23 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Mar 11, 1936
Julio Navarro 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 9, 1936 Vieques, PR
Richard Pawlow 22 L L 6' 2.0" 180 1937
Robert Quinn 24 R R 6' 1.0" 193 1935
Frank Reveira 23 R R 5' 8.0" 205 Oct 24, 1935
John Scramaglia 22 R R 5' 8.0" 155 1937
Don Strichek 25 R R 6' 1.0" 194 Feb 16, 1934 Youngstown, OH, US
Moose Stubing 21 L L 6' 3.0" 220 Mar 31, 1938 Bronx, NY, US
Chester Vincent 27 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1932
Andrew Yetsko 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1936

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