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1959 Amarillo Gold Sox

1959 > Class AA > 1959 Texas League
Overall: 75-71
Scored 814 runs, Allowed 685 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-62

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: George Staller and Barney Lutz
Represented: Amarillo, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Jerry Adair221466385899318231116731232855.309.345.430.775253948
2Pete Anthony231443392610131037.
3Joseph Arenivar*263212610618284201102166.264.357.340.69736103
4Steve Barber*21331.333
5Bert Barth2039140118182661719001733.220.319.466.78555122
6Charlie Beamon2438938416236031400816.274.337.452.78938010
7Bo Belinsky*221011100000000005.
8Garland Brill28851.200
9Donald Bruns26420000.000.0000
10Angelo Dagres*24123489423791422281064545445.336.408.496.905210093
11Bill Dietrich24810000.000.0000
12Richard Ewin*204515612926354249732628.271.391.426.81755001
13George Gaffney23751.200
14Granville Gladstone34350000.000.0000
15William Hain25146646560106171258675726898.305.383.411.794230666
16Roger Herrscher27362.333
17James Johnson24760000.000.0000
18Bill Lajoie*25107460385711231110361235950.319.407.423.831163367
19Guy Lavalliere281025191610140053.316.480.5261.00610100
20Leigh Lawrence25425447371021100312.
21Robert Maness248215.238
22Jim Miller*30831.333
23Ron Moeller*2023565359100400117.
24Hank Moreno26132501436801242361675235042.284.362.475.837207645
25Alfred Nagel2613555048210216628827123505566.344.409.6041.012291328
26Buster Narum18330000.000.0000
27Gerald Neal2230736358200400627.
28Dave Nicholson1913403658200120415.222.300.278.57810000
29Alfred Paschal2469311287388393228321532.289.325.362.687104234
30Tom Patton231053503113184145537201848.270.312.395.7071233135
31Gale Pringle3764221910000000112.
32Art Quirk212233293601010025.
33Cal Ripken23307769614200300516.
34Rolf Scheel263041336700040049.
35Fern Smathers2564178158204872232001315.304.356.411.76865142
36Charles Smiley*23772722274664155844203346.282.375.498.872113354
37Gordie Sundin2111850110010011.200.286.400.6862011
38Charles Symeon2222262221000000314.
39Patrick Utley24340000.000.0000
40Mike Warnitsky2615231631000100612.063.304.063.3671001
41Malcolm Warren*22141270100000043.143.455.143.5971010
42Spider Wilhelm309161.063
43Raynor Youngdahl202811598212730415101622.276.383.429.81142100
43 Players24.1146568449408141411221711087135122549771.286.358.425.783209812145876338
* - 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
1Steve Barber*21003
2Bert Barth20101.0003
3Charlie Beamon2498.5293.482419102150.0149755813905946011.5938.
4Bo Belinsky*2213.2509
5Garland Brill2833.5008
6Donald Bruns2601.0003
7Bill Dietrich24101.0008
8George Gaffney2302.0007
9James Johnson2403.0007
10Leigh Lawrence25147.6673.63411021134.012862548664983061.4488.
11Jim Miller*3011.5008
12Ron Moeller*2067.4623.73191953128.0125615311667831021.4928.
13Buster Narum1801.0003
14Gerald Neal221211.5223.33292692181.018081677736896091.3989.
15Tom Patton23001
16Gale Pringle3787.5332.7264000106.08337329347881081.1047.
17Art Quirk*2154.5563.861862177.07940338272490031.3779.
18Rolf Scheel2673.7004.38241730113.0104665510761366191.5938.
19Gordie Sundin2111.50011
20Charles Symeon2216.1435.0621111080.08147455481631021.6129.
21Patrick Utley24003
22Mike Warnitsky2651.8333.3415102162.06227233254252051.4039.
23Malcolm Warren2202.0004.151131039.04124181161191021.4629.
23 Players25.37571.5144.0714614610937121262.012396855719369246700393641.5308.
* - 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


Tom Patton934644949.9925.523
Fern Smathers452242254.9805.478
Cal Ripken2411110011.0005.04


Charles Smiley7055243264.9978.50
Bill Lajoie4936018435.9907.71
Bert Barth3326915533.9838.61


William Hain1092673012694.9565.21
Alfred Paschal389996429.9805.13


Hank Moreno66511352315.8902.82
William Hain40397697.9272.88
Alfred Paschal29345356.9463.00


Jerry Adair14628145942111.9465.07


Alfred Nagel125216642.9821.78
Angelo Dagres1213010.9291.08


Angelo Dagres54110650.9592.15
Bill Lajoie5391720.9801.85
Raynor Youngdahl2659250.9242.35
Richard Ewin2242040.9131.91


Angelo Dagres6393530.9701.56
Hank Moreno6174530.9631.30
Bill Lajoie14242001.0001.86
Joseph Arenivar1015130.8421.60
Richard Ewin1016010.9411.60
Dave Nicholson106030.6670.60


Gale Pringle64317031.0000.31
Leigh Lawrence4162510.9690.76
Gerald Neal2962621.9411.10
Charlie Beamon2493726.9581.92
Rolf Scheel24818021.0001.08
Charles Symeon21513011.0000.86
Ron Moeller1962211.9661.47
Art Quirk1821120.8670.72
Mike Warnitsky1521310.9381.00
Gordie Sundin1104011.0000.36
Malcolm Warren1115001.0000.55
Bo Belinsky9
Garland Brill8
Bill Dietrich8
Jim Miller8
George Gaffney7
James Johnson7
Steve Barber3
Bert Barth3
Donald Bruns3
Buster Narum3
Patrick Utley3
Tom Patton1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jerry Adair22RR6' 0.0"175Dec 17, 1936Sand Springs, OK, US
Pete Anthony23RR6' 0.0"185May 10, 1936Astoria, NY, US
Joseph Arenivar26LL5' 10.0"1801933
Steve Barber21LL6' 0.0"195Feb 22, 1938Takoma Park, MD, US
Bert Barth20RR6' 3.0"208Jul 8, 1938St. Louis, MO, US
Charlie Beamon24RR5' 11.0"195Dec 25, 1934Oakland, CA, US
Bo Belinsky22LL6' 2.0"191Dec 7, 1936New York, NY, US
Garland Brill28RR6' 0.0"175Jul 10, 1930Arlington, VA, US
Donald Bruns26RR6' 2.0"1851933
Angelo Dagres24LL5' 11.0"175Aug 22, 1934Newburyport, MA, US
Bill Dietrich24RR6' 2.0"195Nov 19, 1934Philadelphia, PA, US
Richard Ewin20LL5' 10.0"183Sep 20, 1938
George Gaffney23RR6' 3.0"185Sep 3, 1935
Granville Gladstone34RR5' 11.0"172Jan 26, 1925Panama Canal Zone, PA
William Hain25RR6' 3.0"195Jan 9, 1934St. Louis, MO, US
Roger Herrscher27R6' 2.0"1751932
James Johnson24RR5' 10.0"1701935
Bill Lajoie25LL6' 0.0"180Jun 27, 1934Wyandotte, MI, US
Guy Lavalliere28RR5' 8.0"2001931
Leigh Lawrence25RR6' 3.0"200Nov 1, 1933Godfrey, IL, US
Robert Maness24R5' 9.0"1701935
Jim Miller30LL6' 1.0"160Sep 21, 1928Doylestown, PA, US
Ron Moeller20LL6' 0.0"180Oct 13, 1938Cincinnati, OH, US
Hank Moreno26RR5' 9.0"170May 2, 1933Stockton, CA, US
Alfred Nagel26RR6' 0.0"180May 30, 1933Marshall, MI, US
Buster Narum18RR6' 1.0"194Nov 16, 1940Philadelphia, PA, US
Gerald Neal22RR6' 1.0"192Jun 12, 1937Lafayette, IN, US
Dave Nicholson19RR6' 2.0"215Aug 29, 1939St. Louis, MO, US
Alfred Paschal24RR6' 0.0"1651935
Tom Patton23RR5' 9.0"185Sep 5, 1935Honey Brook, PA, US
Gale Pringle37RR6' 2.0"180Jan 20, 1922Hollis, OK, US
Art Quirk21RL5' 11.0"170Apr 11, 1938Providence, RI, US
Cal Ripken23RR5' 11.0"175Dec 17, 1935Aberdeen, MD, US
Rolf Scheel26RR6' 1.0"185Jul 15, 1932
Fern Smathers25RR5' 11.0"185Mar 16, 1934
Charles Smiley23LL6' 0.0"190Nov 1, 1935Danville, VA, US
Gordie Sundin21RR6' 4.0"215Oct 10, 1937Minneapolis, MN, US
Charles Symeon22RR6' 0.0"175Aug 9, 1936Stamford, CT, US
Patrick Utley24RR6' 4.0"2081935
Mike Warnitsky26RR6' 0.0"1801933
Malcolm Warren22LR6' 1.0"180Apr 2, 1937
Spider Wilhelm30RR5' 9.0"170May 23, 1929Baltimore, MD, US
Raynor Youngdahl20RR6' 3.0"195Sep 30, 1938

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