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1959 Fargo-Moorhead Twins

1959 > Class C > 1959 Northern League
Overall: 64-59
Scored 679 runs, Allowed 689 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-62

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Dee Phillips
Represented: Moorhead, MN and Fargo, ND
Ballpark: Barnett Field (Fargo, ND), Barnett Field (Fargo, ND) and Barnett Field (Fargo, ND)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Thomas Ballard206122.167
2George Banks201154973896994129176829684.242.396.450.845175543
3Bill Burgess2212350043073961481062962120.223.322.363.685156161
4James Burton21276553670104066.
5John Christiansen*216323916424334022516452.201.434.262.69643542
6Lawrence DelMargo20299172710000701230.
7Paul Dolinsky2184309257457511334004536.292.391.393.784101025
8Richard Dumas20591.111
9Fabio Fiallo22121572453101130136766510742.287.426.389.814176462
10Arthur Henriksen2016159110001054.111.429.111.5401010
11James Horsford20112018452001010.278.316.389.7057010
12Curtis Johnson288224121128438122612135.
13Duane Kinart21110.000
14John Kopp23210.000
15Harry Mayo*212496691320210110256.290.484.348.83224110
16Henry Mora21532.667
17Charles Parmelee*2179333286558314794814262.290.383.483.865138212
18Ronald Paul221084483955010120046144379.256.329.337.666133244
19Joe Pepitone*181235705089714435121487743102.283.345.482.827245775
20Roy Peterson221835303500020412.
21Dee Phillips408173.176
22Robert Purvis23171918140000005.
23Rudolph Stoehr#20240.000
24Hal Stowe*211342334910020416.273.368.303.67110140
25Thomas Walker#22620.000
26Dooley Womack*19439073152050011096.274.349.342.69225071
27Charles Ziegenbein*23141512000000018.
28Bud Zipfel*201235534807914427111710425955.300.378.508.886244455
28 Players21.2123482240076791031171588563732668789.257.366.393.7591573407532
* - 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
1Thomas Ballard2021.6676.60641030.0432622120142042.10012.
2James Burton21118.5793.542722112160.01477663177111530101.3628.
3Lawrence DelMargo20157.6823.922927162202.02021178812861455181.4269.
4Richard Dumas*2003.0005
5Arthur Henriksen2025.2867.361550044.0493936531372071.81810.
6James Horsford2025.2866.581072052.0644338735244061.90411.
7Curtis Johnson2833.5007.303200053.0604943854432052.15110.
8Duane Kinart21001
9John Kopp23002
10Henry Mora2111.5005
11Roy Peterson2264.6004.7217107080.08752421327603091.4259.
12Robert Purvis2337.3005.891570055.0584036439411051.7649.
13Rudolph Stoehr20002
14Hal Stowe*2154.5562.7513105295.0813529733903011.2007.
15Thomas Walker2211.5006
16Dooley Womack19139.5914.50312291172.01751028618801294191.4839.
17Charles Ziegenbein*2301.0006.821420033.0323125229162031.8488.
17 Players21.36459.520123123689
* - 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


Paul Dolinsky704592463.9886.9010
John Christiansen5534421102.9736.6411


Bud Zipfel12310866424109.9809.35


Fabio Fiallo1212623412095.9684.98


George Banks115762154033.8792.53


Bill Burgess1232173984676.9305.00


Joe Pepitone1232731493.9702.33
Ronald Paul1081411432.9811.44
Charles Parmelee70128440.9711.89
Curtis Johnson4966221.9711.39
Harry Mayo2024310.9641.35


Curtis Johnson3241011.9330.44
Dooley Womack3173932.9391.48
Lawrence DelMargo2983543.9151.48
James Burton271031021.0001.52
Roy Peterson1731430.8501.00
Arthur Henriksen1544001.0000.53
Robert Purvis1511010.9170.73
Charles Ziegenbein142910.9170.79
Hal Stowe1341410.9471.38
James Horsford10119031.0002.00
Thomas Ballard6
Thomas Walker6
Richard Dumas5
Henry Mora5
John Kopp2
Rudolph Stoehr2
Duane Kinart1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Thomas Ballard20RR6' 1.0"1881939
George Banks20RR5' 11.0"185Sep 24, 1938Pacolet Mills, SC, US
Bill Burgess22RR5' 10.0"1731937
James Burton21RR6' 2.0"1951938
John Christiansen21LR5' 10.0"1901938
Lawrence DelMargo20RR6' 5.0"205Jan 16, 1939Trinidad, CO, US
Paul Dolinsky21RR5' 11.0"1891938
Richard Dumas20RL6' 0.0"175Jan 23, 1939Detroit, MI, US
Fabio Fiallo22RR5' 10.0"1601937
Arthur Henriksen20RR6' 1.0"1851939
James Horsford20RR6' 1.0"175Sep 30, 1938Santurce, PR
Curtis Johnson28RR6' 2.0"1791931
Duane Kinart21RR5' 11.0"1701938
John Kopp23RR6' 0.0"1831936
Harry Mayo21LL5' 8.0"1601938
Henry Mora21RR6' 1.0"187Apr 15, 1938
Charles Parmelee21LR6' 2.0"1851938
Ronald Paul22RR6' 1.0"1851937
Joe Pepitone18LL6' 2.0"185Oct 9, 1940Brooklyn, NY, US
Roy Peterson22RR6' 1.0"1951937
Dee Phillips40RR6' 0.0"176Jun 8, 1919Corsicana, TX, US
Robert Purvis23RR6' 1.0"1751936
Rudolph Stoehr20SR6' 5.0"1801939
Hal Stowe21LL6' 0.0"170Aug 29, 1937Gastonia, NC, US
Thomas Walker22SR6' 3.0"2091937
Dooley Womack19LR6' 0.0"170Aug 25, 1939Columbia, SC, US
Charles Ziegenbein23LL6' 2.0"1751936
Bud Zipfel20LR6' 3.0"200Nov 18, 1938Belleville, IL, US

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