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1959 Buffalo Bisons

1959 > Class AAA > 1959 International League
Overall: 89-64
Scored 797 runs, Allowed 643 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 91-62

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Kerby Farrell
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ruben Amaro231194764235910918333144429.258.329.336.6651422522
2Dick Brown2413514761531410026.319.360.6811.041321101
3Dick Bunker*24304240390106027.
4Mack Burk24133635070004016.
5Joe Caffie*283715313923388171701328.273.340.496.836691003
6Jimmie Coker2311142337660108223156453955.287.357.481.8381814047
7Jim Command*30164441472003033. for 2 teams
8Bob Conley25141211010000004. for 2 teams
9Bobby Del Greco26152667542109155481217258891.286.404.494.89826824671
10Luke Easter*43143570478681253222276084122.262.377.475.8522276029Stats for 2 teams
11John Easton26491431331633440152626.248.284.338.622451210
12Don Erickson274143413610010018.
13Turk Farrell25981.125
14Gordon Figard#24237361812310631116.197.329.279.607171002
15Dallas Green*241742374530040314.
16Warren Hacker3432787751610070013.
17Fred Hahn30430000.000.0000
18Harry Hanebrink*3117756591520411185.231.320.446.766291010
19Mickey Harrington2410833931943969443821228.301.331.392.7231253411
20Pancho Herrera2515165656910418742337128873108.329.410.6081.01834690513
21Buddy Hicks#32163935392005045.257.333.314.648110000
22Earl Hunsinger25760000.000.0000
23Ed Keegan19620000.000.0000
24Don Landrum*23132570503811392681258114669.276.343.431.7752179573
25Ken Lehman*315794931026304140119.280.287.441.728410000
26Joe Lonnett3216575081550380710.300.386.580.966290000
27Art Mahaffey212439333620020215.
28Hank Mason28434538380003039.
29Bobby Morgan33148591500791312322183381107.262.367.442.80922142411
30Ron Mrozinski281222110001002.500.500.5001.00010000
31Jack Phillips3796279265417617294101333.287.320.468.7881240102
32Freddy Rodriguez35431714220000015. for 2 teams
33Thomas Shollin228153.200
34Chris Short212770612610070112.
35Max Surkont37241311000000014.
36Bill Taylor*29592252013866102123912026.328.387.577.9641161038
37Lou Vassie2399364316598221294424359.259.347.424.7711341134
37 Players28.01535851515579714002813816673248542865.272.346.437.7842255674740
* - 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
1Dick Bunker*2486.5715.00301430108.0125666014584461251.69410.
2Bob Conley2514.2006.591191041.049323011100174001.43910. for 2 teams
3Don Erickson2765.5453.5340932130.01126251126910652061.3927.
4Turk Farrell2542.6673.86928.02914128261.3219.
5Dallas Green2495.6432.94171562101.094393311281722041.2088.
6Warren Hacker34108.5563.673027132196.01918680202031422011.0778.
7Fred Hahn*3001.0004
8Earl Hunsinger2521.6677
9Ed Keegan1903.00012.46513.0141811101.9239.
10Ken Lehman*31138.6193.26411471171.01727462174113950061.2469.
11Art Mahaffey2185.6154.42241740108.0104595315472819021.3988.
12Hank Mason28123.8003.2441643125.0119514515378822131.2488.
13Bob Miller33101.00014Stats for 2 teams
14Ron Mrozinski*280012
15Freddy Rodriguez3537.3003.694321083.07440348267553131.2058. for 2 teams
16Chris Short*21129.5713.162727122182.015369641757413050111.1547.
17Max Surkont3722.5003.162431057.05022206223401001.2637.
17 Players27.98964.582153153643
* - 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


Jimmie Coker108634491011.9866.3211
Joe Lonnett1596720.9816.871
Dick Brown1282422.9777.170
Mack Burk12582001.0005.001
Jim Command116411031.0006.822Stats for 2 teams


Pancho Herrera13911369713121.9908.87
Luke Easter1381105852083.9838.62Stats for 2 teams
Jack Phillips1478311.9885.79


Lou Vassie78177161944.9744.33
Bobby Morgan74151197655.9834.70
Gordon Figard10233137.9475.40


Jack Phillips614397710.9522.30
Bobby Morgan34255455.9402.32
Pancho Herrera23143464.8892.09
Harry Hanebrink17143632.9432.94
Lou Vassie1452432.9062.07
Buddy Hicks1342120.9261.92


Ruben Amaro1122063842784.9565.27
Bobby Morgan4452114722.9603.77


Bobby Del Greco1523482353.9872.44
Don Landrum1272151031.9871.77
Mickey Harrington84117321.9841.43
Bill Taylor5591513.9901.75
John Easton3952120.9641.36
Joe Caffie3547111.9801.37


Freddy Rodriguez43221021.0000.53Stats for 2 teams
Ken Lehman411132021.0001.05
Hank Mason4152311.9660.68
Don Erickson4083112.9750.98
Dick Bunker3061731.8850.77
Warren Hacker3081710.9620.83
Chris Short27103211.9771.56
Art Mahaffey2482114.9671.21
Max Surkont24414001.0000.75
Dallas Green1781931.9001.59
Bob Miller1413001.0000.29Stats for 2 teams
Ron Mrozinski1203001.0000.25
Bob Conley1156001.0001.00Stats for 2 teams
Turk Farrell9
Earl Hunsinger7
Ed Keegan5
Fred Hahn4

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ruben Amaro23RR5' 11.0"170Jan 6, 1936Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, MX
Dick Brown24RR6' 2.0"176Jan 17, 1935Shinnston, WV, US
Dick Bunker24LL5' 11.0"165Apr 5, 1935Norwood, MA, US
Mack Burk24RR6' 4.0"180Apr 21, 1935Nacogdoches, TX, US
Joe Caffie28LR5' 10.0"180Feb 14, 1931Ramer, AL, US
Jimmie Coker23RR5' 11.0"195Mar 28, 1936Holly Hill, SC, US
Jim Command30LR6' 2.0"200Oct 15, 1928Grand Rapids, MI, US
Bob Conley25RR6' 1.0"188Feb 1, 1934Mousie, KY, US
Bobby Del Greco26RR5' 10.0"185Apr 7, 1933Pittsburgh, PA, US
Luke Easter43LR6' 4.0"240Aug 4, 1915Jonestown, MS, US
John Easton26RR6' 2.0"185Mar 4, 1933Trenton, NJ, US
Don Erickson27RR6' 0.0"175Dec 13, 1931Springfield, IL, US
Turk Farrell25RR6' 4.0"215Apr 8, 1934Boston, MA, US
Gordon Figard24SR6' 1.0"180Nov 16, 1934
Dallas Green24LR6' 5.0"210Aug 4, 1934Newport, DE, US
Warren Hacker34RR6' 1.0"185Nov 21, 1924Marissa, IL, US
Fred Hahn30RL6' 3.0"174Feb 16, 1929Nyack, NY, US
Harry Hanebrink31LR6' 0.0"165Nov 12, 1927St. Louis, MO, US
Mickey Harrington24RR6' 4.0"205Oct 8, 1934Hattiesburg, MS, US
Pancho Herrera25RR6' 3.0"220Jun 16, 1934Santiago de las Vegas, La Habana, CU
Buddy Hicks32SR5' 10.0"170Feb 15, 1927Belvedere, CA, US
Earl Hunsinger25RR6' 3.0"1951934
Ed Keegan19RR6' 3.0"165Jul 8, 1939Camden, NJ, US
Don Landrum23LR6' 0.0"180Feb 16, 1936Santa Rosa, CA, US
Ken Lehman31LL6' 0.0"170Jun 10, 1928Seattle, WA, US
Joe Lonnett32RR5' 10.0"180Feb 7, 1927Beaver Falls, PA, US
Art Mahaffey21RR6' 1.0"185Jun 4, 1938Cincinnati, OH, US
Hank Mason28RR6' 0.0"185Jun 19, 1931Marshall, MO, US
Bob Miller33RR6' 3.0"190Jun 16, 1926Detroit, MI, US
Bobby Morgan33RR5' 9.0"175Jun 29, 1926Oklahoma City, OK, US
Ron Mrozinski28RL5' 11.0"160Sep 16, 1930White Haven, PA, US
Jack Phillips37RR6' 4.0"193Sep 6, 1921Clarence, NY, US
Freddy Rodriguez35RR6' 0.0"180Apr 29, 1924La Habana, La Habana, CU
Thomas Shollin22RR6' 2.0"1881937
Chris Short21RL6' 4.0"205Sep 19, 1937Milford, DE, US
Max Surkont37RR6' 1.0"195Jun 16, 1922Central Falls, RI, US
Bill Taylor29LL6' 3.0"212Dec 30, 1929Alhambra, CA, US
Lou Vassie23RR5' 11.0"170Jun 30, 1936

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