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1959 Durham Bulls

1959 > Class B > 1959 Carolina League
Overall: 70-60
Scored 644 runs, Allowed 605 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-61

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Frank Skaff
Represented: Durham, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Clifford Adams22862.333
2John Aehl*2415122000.167.1672
3Rufus Anderson20113810100.263.28911
4Gene Bacque215131.077
5Richard Beck24217819502.244.38530
6James Boger2116230000.000.0000
7Jack Bowen226521855802.252.31769
8Daniel Briner*221124431321624.298.370164
9Ted Brzenk218726456826.212.32686
10Eugene Burroughs20330000.000.0000
11Jerry Burttram229282.071
12Arthur Clessures*211114121021645.248.342141
13Jack Crouch*2398336881412.262.327110
14Pat Duke24220000.000.0000
15Chico Fernandez2011345310.147.29410
16Larry Foster*2122408200.200.25010
17Frank Franchi23205016500.320.42021
18Doug Gallagher197154.267
19Purnal Goldy21224814620.292.50024
20Bob Humphreys2341264000.154.1544
21David Justus22213810202.263.47418
22Phillip Kliewer2132433000.070.0703
23Mickey Lolich#18982.250
24William Maupin224110000.000.0000
25Dick McAuliffe*1994315842044.267.394124
26Robert McDaniel261450000.000.0000
27William McNeill*25110000.000.0000
28Jackie Moore2094305791828.259.410125
29Larry Nosse20471.143
30Jackson Queen2270251701534.279.410103
31George Schmid24246211101.177.24215
32J. Sells233211525401.217.27832
33Richard Sheldon2338374000.108.1084
34Roger Sheppard22310000.000.0000
35Dick Smallwood#2320353100.086.1144
36George Smith21114210000.238.23810
37Leo Smith*2113148213121913.272.434209
38James Spyhalski22278117300.210.24720
39Don Wert20113396871489.220.364144
39 Players21.313150264326644105918438635564317603790.245.335.349.6831508583924
* - 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
1Clifford Adams2211.5004.85826.0211471.0777.32.4
2John Aehl*2424.3334.3015746.05528222261.76110.80.45.1
3Gene Bacque2122.5003.165537.03316133211.4598.00.75.1
4James Boger2134.4293.6515874.06336306351.3247.70.74.3
5Eugene Burroughs*20003
6Larry Foster2187.5334.602120129.010981666991.6127.60.46.9
7Doug Gallagher*1931.7503.387540.03315152181.2757.40.44.0
8Bob Humphreys2382.8002.9739188.09340291491.6149.50.15.0
9David Justus2266.5004.4021988.07958439471.4328.10.94.8
10Phillip Kliewer*2196.6002.093215125.011247296411.2248.10.43.0
11Richard Klunder*21001
12Nikko Koleff24001
13Mickey Lolich*1812.3334.149837.02722172451.9466.60.510.9
14Robert McDaniel2613.25014
15William McNeill25001
16Larry Nosse*2002.0004
17John O'Cain*24101.0006
18George Schmid2499.5004.352321149.0156847210411.3229.40.62.5
19Richard Sheldon2397.5633.273711135.0106614912491.1487.10.83.3
20Roger Sheppard22003
21Dick Smallwood*2374.6363.322012103.08151384501.2727.10.34.4
21 Players22.27060.5383.75131131884381147.0106560547890580208832636850811.4348.
* - 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
Clifford Adams22RR6' 1.0"180Feb 6, 1937
John Aehl24LL5' 9.0"1801935
Rufus Anderson20RR5' 11.0"155Dec 19, 1938Valdosta, GA, US
Gene Bacque21RR6' 3.0"195Aug 12, 1937
Richard Beck24RR6' 0.0"1901935
James Boger21RR6' 1.0"1801938
Jack Bowen22RR6' 0.0"1851937
Daniel Briner22LL5' 9.0"1601937
Ted Brzenk21RR6' 0.0"1851938
Eugene Burroughs20RL6' 1.0"1781939
Jerry Burttram22RR6' 0.0"1751937
Arthur Clessures21LL5' 11.0"1751938
Jack Crouch23LR5' 9.0"1751936
Pat Duke24RR6' 0.0"1751935
Chico Fernandez20RR5' 10.0"160Apr 23, 1939La Habana, La Habana, CU
Larry Foster21LR6' 0.0"185Dec 24, 1937Lansing, MI, US
Frank Franchi23RR5' 8.0"1651936
Doug Gallagher19RL6' 3.0"195Feb 21, 1940Fremont, OH, US
Purnal Goldy21RR6' 5.0"200Nov 28, 1937Camden, NJ, US
Bob Humphreys23RR5' 11.0"165Aug 18, 1935Covington, VA, US
David Justus22RR5' 10.0"1701937
Phillip Kliewer21RL6' 3.0"1701938
Richard Klunder21SL6' 3.0"1901938
Nikko Koleff24RR6' 1.0"175Sep 2, 1934
Mickey Lolich18SL6' 1.0"170Sep 12, 1940Portland, OR, US
William Maupin22RR6' 2.0"1951937
Dick McAuliffe19LR5' 11.0"176Nov 29, 1939Hartford, CT, US
Robert McDaniel26RR6' 1.0"1901933
William McNeill25LR6' 0.0"1701934
Jackie Moore20RR6' 0.0"180Feb 19, 1939Jay, FL, US
Larry Nosse20RL6' 0.0"2001939
John O'Cain24LL6' 0.0"185Jun 4, 1935Orangeburg, SC, US
Jackson Queen22RR5' 9.0"170Jun 7, 1937Cuthbert, GA, US
George Schmid24RR6' 1.0"1901935
J. Sells23R6' 1.0"1851936
Richard Sheldon23RR6' 1.0"1801936
Roger Sheppard22RR6' 2.0"190Apr 14, 1937Gastonia, NC, US
Dick Smallwood23SL5' 11.0"1751936
George Smith21RR5' 10.0"170Jul 7, 1937St. Petersburg, FL, US
Leo Smith21LR6' 2.0"210May 5, 1938Mobile, AL, US
James Spyhalski22R6' 2.0"1851937
Don Wert20RR5' 10.0"162Jul 29, 1938Strasburg, PA, US

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