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1959 Kearney Yankees

1959 > Class Short-Season D > 1959 Nebraska State League
Overall: 27-35
Scored 318 runs, Allowed 369 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 27-35

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Jim Gleeson
Represented: Kearney, NE
Ballpark: Memorial Park (Kearney, NE), Memorial Park (Kearney, NE) and Memorial Park (Kearney, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Julio Anglada19841.250
2Jim Bouton20151817231000003.
3Wilfredo Caban19470.000
4Jose Calero2029968214145011001127.
5Boyd Coffie21562291993257112116302749.286.377.528.905105210
6John DePalo*2034116103112910111311324.282.362.427.78944000
7Karl Drops19221311221001011.
8Kim Elliott21420.000
9Matthew Encinas2360262188494814103346534.255.452.340.79364513
10Michael Entz1822948210211011221029.256.333.305.63825011
11Ike Futch*18522442073966830182348.319.420.386.80680210
12Richard Goodsell?187202.100
13George Haney#1920433186102501114.194.405.419.82413010
14Bruce Jacobson18750.000
15Hub King179153.200
16Thomas Knoff*18971.143
17Louis Konyha19670.000
18Jim Kuinius224818415521386332322351.245.346.381.72759222
19Robert Lasko201224212100010112.
20Joseph Messina*191297010000023.143.333.143.4761000
21Daniel Morgan*215418816027488131411927.300.380.419.79967342
22Charles Owen20371.143
23Wallace Panel#2222103791615022912227.190.363.316.67925011
24Oscar Pickering18451851432522512944160.154.346.245.59135100
25Arturo Polanco*196100.000
26Daryl Richardson184717515724307201411445.
27Ralph Scorca199122.167
28Ron Speiser#19152019241002019.
29David Tucker184616014713265121411035.
30Julian Vicente19371371271438422203715.299.338.409.74852111
30 Players19.8622386202131847989193126722329523.237.342.346.6886992214
* - 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
1Julio Anglada1901.0008
2Jim Bouton2024.3335.401552055.0554033529565011.5279.
3John DePalo2003.0005
4Karl Drops1934.4292.792210042.0392113232391031.6908.
5Kim Elliott2101.0004
6Steven Evans21001
7George Haney1961.8572.44994070.0642819529563001.3298.
8Bruce Jacobson1804.0007.41730017.0221714015100022.17611.
9Hub King1723.4006.08970040.0434027327332041.7509.
10Thomas Knoff*18101.0005.40910025.0191815240121042.3606.80.714.44.30.30
11Louis Konyha1913.2509.00640023.0142423341260182.3915.
12Robert Lasko2022.5002.611273062.03731180431020021.2905.
13Joseph Messina*1941.8003.381211040.0321815218291011.2507.
14Arturo Polanco*1921.6672.25632128.01877113340011.1075.
15Ralph Scorca1903.0006.88970034.03036261402650112.0597.90.310.66.90.65
16Ron Speiser1944.5004.031392158.0463926150571091.6557.
16 Players19.02735.4354.73626248142529.1456369278304375152715425051.6877.
* - 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


Boyd Coffie5245649147.9739.7119
Jim Kuinius11701010.9887.275


Jim Kuinius3525616718.9757.77
Jose Calero2720210416.9817.85


Julian Vicente356591818.9514.46
Daniel Morgan345659109.9203.38


Daryl Richardson332236161.7841.76
David Tucker20153682.8642.55


Ike Futch52891352122.9144.31


Matthew Encinas6083851.9481.52
Oscar Pickering2836321.9511.39
John DePalo2322230.8891.04
Michael Entz2223210.9621.14
Wallace Panel2229120.9381.36
David Tucker1717120.9001.06
Daryl Richardson1215110.9411.33
Daniel Morgan10120001.0001.20


Karl Drops222921.8460.50
Jim Bouton1551131.8421.07
Ron Speiser1341310.9441.31
Robert Lasko121830.7500.75
Joseph Messina12112001.0001.08
Hub King9
Thomas Knoff9
Ralph Scorca9
Julio Anglada8
Bruce Jacobson7
Louis Konyha6
Arturo Polanco6
Kim Elliott4

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Julio Anglada19RR6' 2.0"1701940
Jim Bouton20RR6' 0.0"170Mar 8, 1939Newark, NJ, US
Wilfredo Caban19RR5' 10.0"1751940
Jose Calero20RR6' 3.0"185Apr 7, 1939Hato Rey, PR
Boyd Coffie21RR6' 0.0"195Nov 6, 1937Athens, TN, US
John DePalo20LR6' 2.0"1881939
Karl Drops19RR6' 0.0"1981940
Kim Elliott21RR6' 2.0"212Aug 11, 1937Vancouver, BC, CA
Matthew Encinas23R5' 5.0"1801936
Michael Entz18R5' 10.0"1651941
Steven Evans21RR6' 4.0"1951938
Ike Futch18LR6' 0.0"170Jan 31, 1941Spearsville, LA, US
Richard Goodsell181941
George Haney19SR6' 3.0"185Sep 10, 1939Charlottesville, VA, US
Bruce Jacobson18RR6' 2.0"183Nov 11, 1940Aberdeen, WA, US
Hub King17RR6' 3.0"205Jul 3, 1941Fond du Lac, WI, US
Thomas Knoff18LL6' 0.0"1851941
Louis Konyha19RR6' 3.0"195Apr 12, 1940
Jim Kuinius22R6' 1.0"1951937
Robert Lasko20RR6' 2.0"200Apr 14, 1939New Westminster, BC, CA
Joseph Messina19LL6' 0.0"1851940
Daniel Morgan21LR5' 11.0"1751938
Charles Owen20R5' 9.0"1701939
Wallace Panel22S6' 0.0"1701937
Oscar Pickering18RR5' 10.0"185Jan 5, 1941
Arturo Polanco19LL6' 0.0"1901940
Daryl Richardson18RR5' 11.0"1751941
Ralph Scorca19RR6' 3.0"1951940
Ron Speiser19SR6' 2.0"1751940
David Tucker18RR6' 0.0"1701941
Julian Vicente19RR5' 11.0"175Aug 17, 1939

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