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1959 WASHINGTON SENATORS I

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Washington,DC
Team Record:  63-91   .409
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Cookie Lavagetto
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Griffith Stadium
Attendance:  615,372
Playoffs: Season in progress

Washington Senators I affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ed Fitz Gerald (35)
Youngest Player:  Zoilo Versalles (19)
Longest Tenure:  Jim Lemon, Ed Fitz Gerald, Roy Sievers, Harmon Killebrew, Camilo Pascual (6)
Top Hitter:  Harmon Killebrew (8)
Top Pitcher:  Camilo Pascual (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  77.18%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Chi White Sox9460.610--
Cleveland8965.5785.0
NY Yankees7975.51315.0
Detroit7678.49418.0
Boston7579.48719.0
Baltimore7480.48120.0
KC Athletics6688.42928.0
Washington6391.40931.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
26Bob AllisonOFMLB6-4220RightRight7/11/193424Raytown,MissouriUDFA 

4Ken Aspromonte2BMLB6-0180RightRight9/22/193127Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
29Julio Becquer1BMLB5-11178LeftLeft12/20/193127Havana,CubaUDFA 
1Reno Bertoia3B-2BMLB5-11185RightRight1/8/193524St. Vido Utine,ItalyUDFA 
12Tex ClevengerPMLB6-1180RightRight7/9/193226Visalia,CaliforniaUDFA 
6,25Billy ConsoloSS-2BMLB5-11180RightRight8/18/193424Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
14Clint CourtneyCMLB5-8180LeftRight3/16/192732Hall Summit,LouisianaUDFA 
22Dan DobbekOFMLB6-0195LeftRight12/6/193424Ontonagon,MichiganUDFA 
18Bill FischerPMLB6-0190RightRight10/11/193028Wausau,WisconsinUDFA 
8Ed Fitz GeraldCMLB RightRight5/21/192435 UDFA 
7Lenny GreenOFMLB5-11170LeftLeft1/6/193326Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
24Hal GriggsPMLB6-0170RightRight8/24/192830Shannon,GeorgiaUDFA 
35Dick HydePMLB5-11170RightRight8/3/192830Hindsboro,IllinoisUDFA 
21Jim KaatPMLB6-4217LeftLeft11/7/193820Zeeland,Michigan1957UDFA Wa1
16Russ KemmererPMLB6-3200RightRight11/1/193127Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
3Harmon Killebrew1B-3BMLB5-11214RightRight6/29/193623Payette,Idaho1954UDFA Wa1
10Steve KorcheckCMLB6-1205RightRight8/11/193226McClellandtown,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
19,37Jack KralickPMLB6-2180LeftLeft6/1/193524Youngstown,OhioUDFA 
23Jim LemonOFMLB6-4200RightRight3/23/192831Covington,VirginiaUDFA 
15Ralph LumentiPMLB6-3185LeftLeft12/21/193622Milford,MassachusettsUDFA 
25Tom McAvoyPMLB6-3200LeftLeft8/12/193622Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
8Hal NaragonCMLB6-0175LeftRight10/1/192830Zanesville,OhioUDFA 
17Camilo PascualPMLB5-11185RightRight1/20/193425Havana,CubaUDFA 
6Albie PearsonOFMLB5-5141LeftLeft9/12/193424Alhambra,CaliforniaUDFA 
25Herb Plews2B-3BMLB5-11160LeftRight6/14/192831Helena,MontanaUDFA 
9J.W. PorterC-OFMLB6-2180RightRight1/17/193326Shawnee,OklahomaUDFA 
28Pedro RamosPMLB6-0185BothRight4/28/193524Pinar del Rio,CubaUDFA 
34,38John RomonoskyPMLB6-2195RightRight7/7/192929Harrisburg,IllinoisUDFA 
32Ron SamfordSS-2BMLB5-11156RightRight2/28/193029Dallas,TexasUDFA 
9Johnny Schaive3B-2BMLB5-8175RightRight2/25/193425Springfield,IllinoisUDFA 
2Roy Sievers1B-OFMLB6-1195RightRight11/18/192632St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
27Chuck StobbsPMLB6-1185LeftLeft7/2/192929Wheeling,West VirginiaUDFA 
30Faye ThroneberryOFMLB6-0190LeftRight6/22/193128Fisherville,TennesseeUDFA 
36Jose ValdivielsoSSMLB6-1175RightRight5/22/193425Matanzas,CubaUDFA 
15Vito ValentinettiPMLB6-0195RightRight9/16/192830West New York,New JerseyUDFA 
5,36Zoilo VersallesSSMLB5-10150RightRight12/18/193919Veldado,CubaUDFA 
35Murray WallPMLB6-3185RightRight9/19/192632Dallas,TexasUDFA 
19Hal WoodeshickPMLB6-3200RightLeft8/24/193226Wilkes-Barre,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
5Norm Zauchin1BMLB6-5220RightRight11/17/192929Royal Oak,MichiganUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Nick AltrockAssistant Coach 
Boom-Boom BeckAssistant Coach 
Ellis ClaryAssistant Coach 
Calvin GriffithGeneral Manager 
Billy JurgesAssistant Coach 
Cookie LavagettoManager 


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