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1959 Tampa Tarpons

1959 > Class D > 1959 Florida State League
Overall: 78-55
Scored 703 runs, Allowed 598 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-57

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Charlie Gassaway
Represented: Tampa, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Victor Baron204515613421314052402036.231.327.373.700500025
2Charles Bennett*201951465620040411.130.196.174.37080010
3Andre Bessette2027595412930020311.167.224.222.446121100
4John Boozer2032827271220150318.167.200.236.436170700
5Danny Casteen208826522746658363583556.286.383.427.810971111
6Samuel Croge22334233470014038.212.297.303.600101500
7Michael Franks23131311220001026.182.308.182.49020000
8Norm Gigon211345344675813019435344972.278.355.355.7101668730
9Alon Gore206174.235
10Clyde Hampton201550473950081210.191.224.298.522140100
11James Hatfield*21100385343348912124653223.259.318.318.6351091182
12Robert Hellmer*18182315420001066.133.409.133.54221100
13Owen Johnson212593851125314171322.294.326.494.820422120
14Rudolph Lattimore22541.250
15Donald Lightner*2094411323819027443298078.279.421.424.8451371521
16Bob Lipski*201174643597892153137269450.256.413.423.8361525154
17Hector Lopez?20140.000
18Guy Miali211314884206910818245385452.257.345.338.6831424733
19John Moskus*25134555437761331911811019967.304.431.476.907208701217
20Robert Murphy206224520331509022913835.246.370.320.691652203
21Medardo Nava?--132.667
22Edgar Parsons21371008718233211311122.264.343.379.723330110
23Gerald Reimer*2112152747310216631121392174552.351.407.550.9572602433
24David Scott231438322201030313.063.143.125.26840300
25Richard Smith192149405401040417.100.182.150.33260500
26Donald Wilson19172727340001009.148.148.148.29640000
27George Wilson205418614529243211203955.166.346.234.580341100
27 Players21.013448364108703109018737786226236631736.265.360.386.7461585544339
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Andre Bessette*20810.4443.38262192144.01157054411211305151.5767.20.27.08.11.16
2John Boozer201215.4443.333227162208.019310677876118014041.2938.40.33.37.82.37
3Danny Casteen20143.8242.852216135142.0108564555011184191.1136.80.33.27.52.36
4Samuel Croge2294.6924.4633930107.0121625311381554051.48610.20.93.24.61.45
5Michael Franks2321.6674.221110032.03717154151200041.62510.41.14.25.61.33
6Robert Hellmer*1844.5007.2918103063.09956513361373082.14314.10.45.15.31.03
7Pablo Higuerey?--101.0002
8Rudolph Lattimore22004
9Guy Miali21001
10John Moskus*25001
11Edgar Parsons2186.5714.4120127096.010861476381502071.52110.10.63.64.71.32
12David Scott2383.7273.7913127376.08136323250461141.3959.60.43.05.41.84
13Richard Smith*1994.6922.90211681121.095553956529570141.3227.10.44.87.11.46
14Donald Wilson1935.3757.082294161.06354485450426041.7709.30.76.66.20.93
15George Wilson?20001
15 Players20.37855.5864.001341346470141071.010505984765951187824836847591.4588.80.54.36.61.53
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Robert Murphy6038035103.9766.9210
Victor Baron4525529121.9596.319
Charles Bennett1366410.9865.383
Bob Lipski10671021.9757.702

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Moskus134998571580.9867.87

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Norm Gigon1343562993869.9454.89

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
James Hatfield9168154259.8992.44
George Wilson48447796.9312.52

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Guy Miali1291613603855.9324.04

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Gerald Reimer12122412124.9521.95
Bob Lipski1011419131.9201.49
Donald Lightner82177680.9582.23
Danny Casteen51105543.9652.16
Owen Johnson1813330.8420.89
Edgar Parsons1017010.9441.70

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Samuel Croge33102011.9680.91
John Boozer3273841.9181.41
Andre Bessette2664550.9111.96
Danny Casteen22102930.9291.77
Richard Smith2132411.9641.29
Edgar Parsons20121641.8751.40
Robert Hellmer18612001.0001.00
Donald Wilson1711110.9230.71
David Scott142810.9090.71
Michael Franks1231010.9291.08
Rudolph Lattimore40.00
Pablo Higuerey20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Victor Baron20RR6' 0.0"195Mar 12, 1939
Charles Bennett20LR5' 11.0"1851939
Andre Bessette20RL5' 9.0"191Apr 22, 1939Verdun, QC, CA
John Boozer20RR6' 3.0"205Jul 6, 1938Columbia, SC, US
Danny Casteen20RR6' 2.0"188Oct 26, 1938Wilmington, NC, US
Samuel Croge22RR5' 11.0"2051937
Michael Franks23RR6' 1.0"1651936
Norm Gigon21RR6' 0.0"195May 12, 1938Teaneck, NJ, US
Alon Gore20R5' 11.0"1751939
Clyde Hampton20RR5' 10.0"1701939
James Hatfield21LR5' 9.0"1621938
Robert Hellmer18LL6' 1.0"170Aug 30, 1940
Pablo Higuerey--Unknown
Owen Johnson21RR5' 11.0"190May 29, 1938
Rudolph Lattimore22RR6' 4.0"2201937
Donald Lightner20LR6' 0.0"1701939
Bob Lipski20LR6' 1.0"180Jul 7, 1938Scranton, PA, US
Hector Lopez206' 0.0"1751939
Guy Miali21RR5' 10.0"1701938
John Moskus25LL6' 3.0"220Jan 23, 1934Chicago, IL, US
Robert Murphy20R6' 0.0"1801939
Medardo Nava--Unknown
Edgar Parsons21RR6' 0.0"1861938
Gerald Reimer21LR6' 0.0"200Feb 25, 1938
David Scott23RR6' 0.0"1731936
Richard Smith19RL6' 2.0"1901940
Donald Wilson19RR6' 2.0"1901940
George Wilson20R5' 8.0"1651939

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