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1959 Geneva Redlegs

1959 > Class D > 1959 New York-Pennsylvania League
Overall: 72-52
Scored 722 runs, Allowed 727 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-62

Affiliation: Cincinnati Redlegs-NL
Manager: Reno DeBenedetti
Represented: Geneva, NY
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 Numa Alvarez 23 3 1 1 1.000
2 Donald Biasotti 21 20 82 61 14 15 6 1 1 8 5 2 21 7 .246 .439 .426 .865 26 0 0 0
3 Michael Copps 22 116 519 447 69 132 18 4 9 82 7 3 57 44 .295 .374 .414 .787 185 3 5 7
4 Ivan Davis 19 14 18 15 3 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 4 .400 .471 .533 1.004 8 0 1 0
5 Reno DeBenedetti 31 56 202 142 31 43 11 0 5 35 3 0 52 20 .303 .493 .486 .978 69 4 1 3
6 Martin Dihigo 16 21 81 68 7 14 2 1 0 3 4 3 11 15 .206 .321 .265 .586 18 1 0 1
7 Larry Dovel 19 12 29 26 3 4 2 0 0 5 0 0 2 6 .154 .214 .231 .445 6 0 1 0
8 Charles Ebner 21 1 1 0 .000
9 Jack Erwin* 21 29 73 64 5 10 1 1 0 5 1 0 4 26 .156 .217 .203 .421 13 1 4 0
10 Ronnie Flender* 17 22 84 78 13 21 3 1 2 8 0 0 4 14 .269 .298 .410 .708 32 0 0 2
11 Gus Gil 20 116 558 450 104 120 15 1 2 55 11 6 90 49 .267 .396 .318 .714 143 9 5 4
12 Robert Halaska 19 55 239 196 38 53 10 3 8 36 2 0 37 56 .270 .388 .474 .863 93 2 2 2
13 Harold Harrison 22 6 19 2 .105
14 Gerald Hornsby 25 47 203 180 22 41 7 1 0 16 1 1 20 37 .228 .307 .278 .585 50 1 1 1
15 Stan Jones 19 31 93 84 13 18 2 1 1 11 0 0 7 33 .214 .275 .298 .572 25 0 2 0
16 Paul Kelly* 22 39 167 123 25 31 2 0 1 14 2 0 28 28 .252 .431 .293 .724 36 13 0 3
17 John Madden# 22 19 21 20 3 6 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 8 .300 .300 .400 .700 8 0 1 0
18 Henry Maly 19 32 68 58 11 12 1 0 0 4 0 0 7 14 .207 .299 .224 .523 13 1 1 1
19 Barry Mink* 18 23 80 69 6 13 2 0 2 9 0 0 10 28 .188 .300 .304 .604 21 1 0 0
20 Harry Panaro* 20 123 569 444 97 129 20 3 14 88 6 4 103 51 .291 .432 .444 .875 197 11 6 5
21 Wilfredo Ramirez 22 92 381 326 60 94 24 3 5 50 2 0 52 52 .288 .383 .426 .810 139 0 0 3
22 Richard Schmidt 20 24 95 79 14 23 3 1 2 15 0 1 13 9 .291 .398 .430 .828 34 1 2 0
23 Ramon Seara 20 33 117 92 19 22 3 0 2 9 1 6 23 24 .239 .402 .337 .739 31 2 0 0
24 William Shepherd* 20 82 366 310 48 93 7 3 7 67 3 2 49 49 .300 .396 .410 .806 127 3 0 4
25 Stephen Shurina 19 9 18 2 .111
26 Paul Stukus 18 7 4 0 .000
27 Cesar Tovar 18 87 473 401 79 101 23 4 3 41 10 0 57 48 .252 .354 .352 .706 141 8 4 3
28 John Truex* 19 16 24 20 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9 .100 .095 .100 .195 2 0 3 1
29 Ken Tuccori 21 28 52 44 6 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 5 8 .114 .220 .182 .402 8 1 2 0
30 Jim Walton 23 73 302 263 30 61 12 0 4 38 0 0 30 59 .232 .322 .323 .645 85 5 4 0
31 Charles Watson* 19 2 2 0 .000
32 Roy Williams 19 3 6 2 .333
33 Ralph Winters 20 16 26 23 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 6 .130 .167 .130 .297 3 0 2 0
34 Carl Witmyer* 20 9 16 4 .250
35 Jerome Zawada 21 9 34 5 .147
35 Players 20.8 124 4916 4112 722 1084 196 30 67 607 60 704 760 .264 .368 .375 .743 1541 75 61 39
* - 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 Numa Alvarez 23 0 1 .000 3
2 Ivan Davis 19 1 2 .333 5.54 13 5 5 0 0 39.0 36 32 24 5 46 33 1 0 3 2.103 8.3 1.2 10.6 7.6 0.72
3 Reno DeBenedetti 31 0 0 5
4 Larry Dovel 19 4 4 .500 5.20 12 11 5 5 0 71.0 71 49 41 5 60 66 1 0 6 1.845 9.0 0.6 7.6 8.4 1.10
5 Charles Ebner 21 0 0 1
6 Jack Erwin* 21 6 9 .400 4.16 29 22 12 7 1 173.0 187 100 80 11 88 84 5 2 5 1.590 9.7 0.6 4.6 4.4 0.95
7 Stan Jones 19 19 4 .826 2.55 29 23 23 17 0 212.0 170 81 60 15 80 171 2 0 13 1.179 7.2 0.6 3.4 7.3 2.14
8 John Madden 22 1 5 .167 5.26 19 5 9 1 0 65.0 64 50 38 7 53 38 1 0 10 1.800 8.9 1.0 7.3 5.3 0.72
9 Henry Maly 19 11 9 .550 5.00 30 21 16 9 2 162.0 170 127 90 14 113 86 5 0 19 1.747 9.4 0.8 6.3 4.8 0.76
10 Stephen Shurina 19 4 2 .667 5.68 9 7 4 2 0 38.0 34 27 24 4 43 33 4 0 9 2.026 8.1 0.9 10.2 7.8 0.77
11 Paul Stukus 18 0 0 7
12 John Truex* 19 3 5 .375 8.69 16 10 5 1 0 59.0 67 71 57 7 77 47 6 3 14 2.441 10.2 1.1 11.7 7.2 0.61
13 Ken Tuccori 21 12 4 .750 3.26 28 4 18 4 0 116.0 114 58 42 9 45 99 2 0 5 1.371 8.8 0.7 3.5 7.7 2.20
14 Jim Walton 23 0 0 1
15 Charles Watson* 19 0 0 2
16 Ralph Winters 20 7 5 .583 6.30 16 3 10 3 0 60.0 85 54 42 10 33 27 1 1 1 1.967 12.8 1.5 5.0 4.0 0.82
17 Carl Witmyer* 20 4 2 .667 3.64 9 4 5 2 1 47.0 38 24 19 2 30 31 4 2 4 1.447 7.3 0.4 5.7 5.9 1.03
17 Players 20.0 72 52 .581 124 124 727
* - 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
Wilfredo Ramirez 87 561 55 11 6 .982 7.08 12
Ramon Seara 29 162 19 6 4 .968 6.24 5
Barry Mink 13 54 2 0 0 1.000 4.31 6

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gerald Hornsby 47 404 28 9 42 .980 9.19
William Shepherd 43 347 10 15 37 .960 8.30
Reno DeBenedetti 28 243 12 2 22 .992 9.11

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cesar Tovar 87 192 54 27 58 .901 2.83
Robert Halaska 23 49 64 5 10 .958 4.91
Donald Biasotti 14 28 34 4 5 .939 4.43

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Walton 68 72 133 27 11 .884 3.01
Robert Halaska 29 28 48 8 3 .905 2.62
Reno DeBenedetti 10 11 12 0 2 1.000 2.30

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gus Gil 109 197 341 40 62 .931 4.94

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Panaro 123 268 16 7 3 .976 2.31
Michael Copps 114 190 14 11 5 .949 1.79
Paul Kelly 37 74 5 1 0 .988 2.14
William Shepherd 33 77 7 7 2 .923 2.55
Richard Schmidt 22 41 2 7 2 .860 1.95
Ronnie Flender 19 14 3 3 0 .850 0.89
Martin Dihigo 17 27 1 5 0 .848 1.65
Barry Mink 10 8 2 2 0 .833 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Henry Maly 30 10 25 2 4 .946 1.17
Jack Erwin 29 6 28 5 1 .872 1.17
Stan Jones 29 17 40 4 2 .934 1.97
Ken Tuccori 28 2 15 1 1 .944 0.61
John Madden 19 2 8 4 0 .714 0.53
John Truex 16 1 8 4 0 .692 0.56
Ralph Winters 16 1 8 2 1 .818 0.56
Ivan Davis 13 8 9 0 1 1.000 1.31
Larry Dovel 12 3 13 1 1 .941 1.33
Stephen Shurina 9 0.00
Carl Witmyer 9 0.00
Paul Stukus 7 0.00
Numa Alvarez 3 0.00
Charles Watson 2 0.00
Charles Ebner 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Numa Alvarez 23 R R 5' 10.0" 162 1936
Donald Biasotti 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Apr 18, 1938
Michael Copps 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1937
Ivan Davis 19 R R 5' 9.0" 180 1940
Reno DeBenedetti 31 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 29, 1928 San Francisco, CA, US
Martin Dihigo 16 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 17, 1942
Larry Dovel 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 25, 1939
Charles Ebner 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1938
Jack Erwin 21 L L 6' 4.0" 168 1938
Ronnie Flender 17 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 27, 1941 Cincinnati, OH, US
Gus Gil 20 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Apr 19, 1939 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Robert Halaska 19 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1940
Harold Harrison 22 R 6' 0.0" 160 1937
Gerald Hornsby 25 R 6' 3.0" 200 1934
Stan Jones 19 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 10, 1940
Paul Kelly 22 L L 5' 8.0" 165 1937
John Madden 22 S R 6' 4.0" 200 1937
Henry Maly 19 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1940
Barry Mink 18 L R 5' 9.0" 170 1941
Harry Panaro 20 L L 5' 10.0" 170 1939
Wilfredo Ramirez 22 R R 5' 9.0" 170 1937
Richard Schmidt 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1939
Ramon Seara 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1939
William Shepherd 20 L R 6' 6.0" 195 Jul 1, 1938
Stephen Shurina 19 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1940
William Spraul 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1940
Paul Stukus 18 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1941
Cesar Tovar 18 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jul 3, 1940 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
John Truex 19 L L 6' 2.0" 210 1940
Ken Tuccori 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1938
Jim Walton 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 5, 1935
Charles Watson 19 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1940
Roy Williams 19 R 6' 0.0" 190 1940
Ralph Winters 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1939
Carl Witmyer 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1939
Jerome Zawada 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1938

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