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1959 Macon Dodgers

1959 > Class A > 1959 South Atlantic League
Overall: 63-76
Scored 559 runs, Allowed 608 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-75

Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers-NL
Manager: Danny Ozark
Represented: Macon, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958 / 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Fran Boniar271450435111012076.256.360.349.709150001
2Sheldon Brodsky229538432953106224165644836.322.414.559.9731844217
3Larry Burright214316415214337311511232.217.274.322.597490001
4Bobby Catton2196348290357616243145248.262.379.372.7521084023
5Jose Cesar211386175256814617141165106881.278.367.427.79422481241
6James Churchwell18630.000
7Rick Cronk214646403500021115.
8Ray Daviault254273725701120032.
9Albert Fantuzzi*2329746931542010259.217.270.333.604230000
10Robert Faust256131.077
11Ronald Forsythe241022000000000.
12Bill Fox26137580535631341838622924106.250.287.340.62718251244
13Melvin Geho241395424745712123855555391.255.337.369.7061757532
14Harold Holderfield2520777271431050110.
15Louis Hribar24151513120000004.
16Thomas Humber26933713344692134120173444.275.341.347.6891160212
17John Jancse28710.000
18Elmer Kohorst249153.200
19Melvin McGavock223642401410120017.
20Larry Miller*22670.000
21Michael Napoli275017314919321142342142.215.306.315.622470032
22Danny Ozark358165.313
23Richard Ray237421317321428143023036.243.351.370.721642262
24Edward Richardson*263314010720297001103119.271.429.336.765360021
25William Robertson245518914921327051413141.215.362.362.725544412
26Ernest Rodriguez*225823419739667101110319.335.431.381.812753210
27Ken Rowe253484763730060434.
28Nate Smith2424877814153037189.192.264.346.611270012
29Charles Spell204561496510011934.
30Andrew Vandervelde*23123457385428110164796276.210.319.288.6071111548
31William Williams*223133294500010319.
31 Players23.5139516844745591099176477248110358544865.246.331.354.685158545703537
* - 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
1James Churchwell1802.0006
2Rick Cronk21115.6882.52461132150.011857425895805041.3807.
3Ray Daviault25915.3753.09412662204.0167877023109121694091.3537.
4Robert Faust2522.5004.64640033.03019173190213011.4858.
5Ronald Forsythe2401.00010
6Louis Hribar2404.0005.621550048.04337303390281011.7088.
7John Jancse2801.0007
8Melvin McGavock2285.6153.5834510118.011859475587583141.4929.
9Larry Miller*2222.5006
10Chuck Page23201.0007
11Ken Rowe251510.6003.203328143214.018395761097512971111.3087.
12Dick Scott*2602.0007
13Charles Spell20915.3752.98452280175.01518658786101091071.3547.
14Rick Warren*2002.0008
15William Wells24002
16Burbon Wheeler2022.5007
16 Players22.86376.4533.631391391003991198.010496084838569760797272501.4577.
* - 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


Bobby Catton8851153710.9886.416
Michael Napoli311621160.9665.586
Nate Smith23161852.9717.356


Andrew Vandervelde1239626914105.9878.38
Richard Ray231598424.9777.26


Jose Cesar942162621868.9645.09
Larry Burright43125115641.9765.58


William Robertson50281031311.9102.62
Jose Cesar4034721012.9142.65
Edward Richardson333466135.8853.03
Richard Ray19203336.9462.79


Melvin Geho1372423995093.9284.68


Bill Fox13727925155.9532.22
Sheldon Brodsky931651052.9721.88
Thomas Humber861161173.9481.48
Ernest Rodriguez53101380.9291.96
Albert Fantuzzi18330001.0001.83
Harold Holderfield1823111.9601.33
Michael Napoli1417030.8501.21
Fran Boniar13222001.0001.85


Rick Cronk46103112.9760.89
Charles Spell4561930.8930.56
Ray Daviault41123532.9401.15
Melvin McGavock34515011.0000.59
Ken Rowe33122913.9761.24
William Williams307630.8130.43
Louis Hribar1521150.7220.87
Ronald Forsythe1012001.0000.30
Rick Warren8
John Jancse7
Chuck Page7
Dick Scott7
Burbon Wheeler7
James Churchwell6
Robert Faust6
Larry Miller6
William Wells2

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Fran Boniar27RR6' 1.0"1951932
Sheldon Brodsky22RR6' 0.0"180Sep 3, 1936
Larry Burright21RR5' 11.0"170Jul 10, 1937Roseville, IL, US
Bobby Catton21RR5' 10.0"185Dec 17, 1937New Orleans, LA, US
Jose Cesar21RR5' 11.0"165Sep 25, 1937
James Churchwell18RR6' 2.0"200Jun 27, 1941Macon, GA, US
Rick Cronk21RR5' 9.0"155Jan 30, 1938
Ray Daviault25RR6' 1.0"170May 27, 1934Montreal, QC, CA
Albert Fantuzzi23LR6' 0.0"1751936
Robert Faust25RR6' 3.0"210Oct 6, 1933Chicago, IL, US
Ronald Forsythe24RR6' 3.0"190Feb 19, 1935West Brownsville, PA, US
Bill Fox26RR6' 1.0"1801933
Melvin Geho24RR6' 1.0"1851935
Harold Holderfield25RR6' 1.0"190Jun 13, 1934Indianapolis, IN, US
Louis Hribar24RR6' 0.0"1851935
Thomas Humber26RR5' 8.0"1721933
John Jancse28RR6' 0.0"185Aug 15, 1930Forest Hills, PA, US
Elmer Kohorst24RR6' 2.0"2001935
Melvin McGavock22RR6' 3.0"200Mar 31, 1937
Larry Miller22LL6' 0.0"195Jun 19, 1937Topeka, KS, US
Michael Napoli27RR5' 9.0"1751932
Danny Ozark35RR6' 2.0"195Nov 26, 1923Buffalo, NY, US
Chuck Page23RR5' 11.0"175Mar 28, 1936Hillsdale, OK, US
Richard Ray23R5' 11.0"1751936
Edward Richardson26LR5' 9.0"1651933
William Robertson24R6' 0.0"185Jun 6, 1935Langdale, AL, US
Ernest Rodriguez22LL5' 8.0"170Feb 26, 1937
Ken Rowe25RR6' 2.0"185Dec 31, 1933Ferndale, MI, US
Dick Scott26RL6' 2.0"185Mar 15, 1933Portsmouth, NH, US
Nate Smith24RR5' 11.0"170Apr 26, 1935Chicago, IL, US
Charles Spell20RR6' 2.0"185Oct 21, 1938
Andrew Vandervelde23LL6' 2.0"1751936
Rick Warren20LL5' 10.0"160Jun 17, 1939New York, NY, US
William Wells24RR6' 3.0"200Oct 26, 1934Miami, FL, US
Burbon Wheeler20RR5' 11.0"175Aug 1, 1938
William Williams22LL6' 0.0"1801937

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