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1959 Washington Senators I (MLB)

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W-L Record: 63-91 .409
Rank: 8th in American League
Run Differential: 619-701 -82
Roster Continuity 77.18% 9/16
Manager(s): Cookie Lavagetto
General Manager: Calvin Griffith
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 615,372 16/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Billy Jurges
Assistant Coach: Ellis Clary
Assistant Coach: Boom-Boom Beck
Assistant Coach: Nick Altrock
American League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1959 Washington Senators I season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    26Bob AllisonOF6-4220R-R241958Not draftedMLB--
    4Ken Aspromonte2B6-0180R-R271957Not draftedMLB--
    29Julio Becquer1B5-11178L-L271955Not draftedMLB--
    1Reno Bertoia3B-2B5-11185R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    12Tex ClevengerP6-1180R-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    6,25Billy ConsoloSS-2B5-11180R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    14Clint CourtneyC5-8180L-R321951Not draftedMLB--
    22Dan DobbekOF6-0195L-R241959Not draftedMLB--
    18Bill FischerP6-0190R-R281956Not draftedMLB--
    8Ed Fitz GeraldC0R-R351948Not draftedMLB--
    7Lenny GreenOF5-11170L-L261957Not draftedMLB--
    24Hal GriggsP6-0170R-R301956Not draftedMLB--
    35Dick HydeP5-11170R-R301955Not draftedMLB--
    21Jim KaatP6-4217L-L201959Not draftedMLB--
    16Russ KemmererP6-3200R-R271954Not draftedMLB--
    3Harmon Killebrew1B-3B5-11214R-R231954Not draftedMLB--
    10Steve KorcheckC6-1205R-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    19,37Jack KralickP6-2180L-L241959Not draftedMLB--
    23Jim LemonOF6-4200R-R311950Not draftedMLB--
    15Ralph LumentiP6-3185L-L221957Not draftedMLB--
    25Tom McAvoyP6-3200L-L221959Not draftedMLB--
    8Hal NaragonC6-0175L-R301951Not draftedMLB--
    17Camilo PascualP5-11185R-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    6Albie PearsonOF5-5141L-L241958Not draftedMLB--
    25Herb Plews2B-3B5-11160L-R311956Not draftedMLB--
    9J.W. PorterC-OF6-2180R-R261952Not draftedMLB--
    28Pedro RamosP6-0185B-R241955Not draftedMLB--
    34,38John RomonoskyP6-2195R-R291953Not draftedMLB--
    32Ron SamfordSS-2B5-11156R-R291954Not draftedMLB--
    9Johnny Schaive3B-2B5-8175R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    2Roy Sievers1B-OF6-1195R-R321949Not draftedMLB--
    27Chuck StobbsP6-1185L-L291947Not draftedMLB--
    30Faye ThroneberryOF6-0190L-R281952Not draftedMLB--
    36Jose ValdivielsoSS6-1175R-R251955Not draftedMLB--
    15Vito ValentinettiP6-0195R-R301954Not draftedMLB--
    5,36Zoilo VersallesSS5-10150R-R191959Not draftedMLB--
    35Murray WallP6-3185R-R321950Not draftedMLB--
    19Hal WoodeshickP6-3200R-L261956Not draftedMLB--
    5Norm Zauchin1B6-5220R-R291951Not draftedMLB--

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