Season Information
Team Name
1959 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
76-78 (.494)   GBL: -18
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 4 / 8
Runs For/Against
713 / 732   Diff: -19
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
8
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1959 MLB Franchise and Minor League Affiliates

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YearTeam NameLeagueDivisionLevelGWLWPctGBLRfRaDiffRankLgRankAttendanceAtt RankManagerBallparkPlayoffs
1959Detroit TigersAmerican League-MLB1547678.49418713732-19441,221,2218Jimmy Dykes, Bill NormanBriggs Stadiumdnq
1 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division G Games Played (or Pitched) W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Att Rank Attendance rank within the league Manager Manager(s) for this team Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season Playoffs Playoff participation description.

Organizational Roster for 1959 Detroit Tigers

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    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Hank AguirrePBL28MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Ossie AlvarezSS-2BRR25MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    B
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Lou BerberetCLR29MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Frank Bolling2BRR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Rocky BridgesSS-2BRR31MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Bob BrucePRR26MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Jim BunningPRR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Pete BurnsidePRL28MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    C
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Neil ChrisleyOFLR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    D
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jerry DaviePRR26MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Steve Demeter3BRR24MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Larry DobyOFLR35MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)CHA
    F
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Paul FoytackPRR28MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    G
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Johnny GrothOFRR32MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    H
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Gail Harris1BLL27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Billy HoeftPLL27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)BOS, BAL, BOS, BAL
    K
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Al KalineOFRR24MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Harvey KuennOF-SSRR28MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    L
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Frank LaryPRR29MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Charlie LauCLR26MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Ted Lepcio2B-3BRR28MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)BOS
    M
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Charlie MaxwellOFLL32MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Tom MorganPRR29MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Don MossiPLL30MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    N
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Ray NarleskiPRR30MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    O
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Bobo Osborne1B-3BLR23MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    P
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jim ProctorPRR23MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    S
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Barney SchultzPRR32MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Ron ShoopCRR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Dave SislerPRR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)BOS, BOS
    Bob SmithPRL28MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)PIT, PIT
    Jim StumpPRR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    George SuscePRR27MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    V
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Coot VealSSRR26MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    W
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Red WilsonCRR30MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Y
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Eddie Yost3BRR32MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    Z
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Gus ZernialOFRR36MLBDetroit Tigers (MLB)---
    37 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Ba Bats Th Throws Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. HiLvl Highest Level Reached