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1959 LOS ANGELES DODGERS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Los Angeles,CA
Team Record:  88-68   .564
Result:   1st in National League
Manager(s):  Walter Alston
General Manager:   Buzzie Bavasi
Stadium:  Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Attendance:  2,071,045
Playoffs: Season in progress

Los Angeles Dodgers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Carl Furillo (37)
Youngest Player:  Tommy Davis (20)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Charlie Neal (9)
Top Pitcher:  Don Drysdale (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  78.78%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
LA Dodgers8868.564--
Milwaukee8670.5512.0
SF Giants8371.5394.0
Pittsburgh7876.5069.0
Chi Cubs7480.48113.0
Cincinnati7480.48113.0
St. Louis7183.46116.0
Philadelphia6490.41623.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
43Charlie Neal2b-ss928-MLB1516161031773011198317643864221122.287.337.46402866854891025.6.309
19Jim Gilliam2b-3b1630-MLB145553911561843342310962504333.282.387.3450191655416946.1.290
9Wally Moonof1029-MLB1455439316426111974156816431829.302.394.49502696374041198.0.314
14Gil Hodges1b3235-MLB124413571141922580325892363313.276.367.5131000212480320796.7.298
44Johnny Roseboroc4026-MLB11839739921471038755269311547.232.322.3780150461326524.3.255
2Don Demeterof3324-MLB1393715595111187056168761357.256.294.4370162401297464.2.284
4Duke Sniderof3132-MLB126370591141122388155871013528.308.400.5351000198435276797.8.327
5Norm Larker1b5628-MLB1083113790141849012625218412.289.344.4180130351246485.3.291
23Don Zimmer3b-2b-28-MLB9724921417142831375617418.165.274.249062292222141.7.195
8Ron Fairly1b-of-20UDFA: 1958MLB118244275812142304312912623.238.324.344084284201314.1.254
30Maury Willsss-3b-26-MLB832422763520773132705303.260.298.298072258188223.1.293
58Joe Pignatanoc-29-MLB5213917334111110211522402.237.346.302042166112184.2.260
20Rip Repulskiof-31-MLB539411244021401132302113.255.343.36203410976113.9.314
6Carl Furilloof-37-MLB5093827400130071102125.290.333.33303110374103.6.321
53Don Drysdalep5422-MLB4691915114120143100812.165.198.3300301048831.0.193
22Johnny Podresp-26-MLB346541610040061300311.246.306.262017755452.5.302
32Sandy Koufaxp-23UDFA: 1955MLB35543630000022900200.111.143.167095850-3-1.4.240
38Roger Craigp-29-MLB29521300030012800400.058.075.058035753-6-3.0.125
11Dick Gray3b-27-MLB21528810240061200101.154.241.288015594631.7.158
30Bob Lillisss-2b-29-MLB30487112002003401000.229.275.271013513742.9.250
29Chuck Essegianof-27-MLB244661460150041101001.304.360.500023503397.0.382
16Danny McDevittp-26-MLB39464510030001710200.109.128.130064943-2-1.5.172
40Stan Williamsp-22-MLB35363700030031500101.194.256.1940740310-0.0.333
29Jim Baxes2b-3b-30-MLB11334101025104710003.303.395.515100017382666.3.333
51Larry Sherryp-23-MLB2332370025001600100.219.242.406013342633.4.208
25Frank Howardof-1b-22UDFA: 1958MLB921230116002900000.143.217.38108231812.1.182
41Clem Labinep-32-MLB5616100000000900100.000.000.000001717--.000
45Art Fowlerp-36-MLB3612010000000400100.083.083.083011312-1-2.2.125
18Solly Drakeof-28-MLB98220000101300000.250.333.250029613.0.400
35Johnny Klippsteinp-31-MLB287010000000200000.143.143.14301760-1.2.200
17Carl Erskinep-32-MLB107000000000400000.000.000.0000077--.000
45Chuck Churnp-29-MLB146111000000300000.167.167.333026501.0.333
37Gene Snyderp-28-MLB116100000002200100.000.250.00000970-0.6.000
18Sandy Amorosof-29-MLB55110001000100000.200.200.200015400.3.250
34Norm Sherryc-27-MLB23010002000010001.333.500.333014303.1.333
12Tommy Davisof-20UDFA: 1957MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (36 players)15652827051360196461486678451591891286110032115.257.334.3967302092603342207404.7.284

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
53Don Drysdale322-MLB17133.46443615472270.22371131042693242421.227.880.863.098.050.38.3370.87
22Johnny Podres1826-MLB1494.1134296210195.019293892374145801.368.861.063.426.690.51.3500.71
32Sandy Koufax3323UDFA: 1955MLB864.0535236162153.113674692392173511.497.981.355.4010.150.53.3340.54
38Roger Craig3829-MLB1152.0629177430152.21224935134576201.097.190.772.654.480.59.2560.94
16Danny McDevitt4026-MLB1083.9739226284145.014983641651106301.389.250.993.176.580.48.3131.40
40Stan Williams-22-MLB553.9735152080124.21026455128689701.517.360.876.216.430.97.2620.64
51Larry Sherry5023-MLB722.192391110394.175272394372101.257.160.864.106.870.60.2890.69
41Clem Labine3132-MLB5103.935600033984.2913937112537001.379.671.172.663.930.68.3161.15
45Art Fowler4336-MLB345.313600017261.070393682347011.5210.331.183.396.930.49.3780.59
35Johnny Klippstein-31-MLB405.912800010245.248313083330201.779.461.586.505.911.10.3450.65
45Chuck Churn-29-MLB324.99140006130.228171721024001.248.220.592.937.040.42.3660.95
37Gene Snyder-28-MLB115.47112002026.132191612020701.9710.940.346.846.841.00.4700.97
17Carl Erskine-32-MLB037.71103002123.133222051315101.9712.731.935.015.790.87.3370.75
26Fred Kipp-27-MLB000.002000002.2200031001.876.750.0010.123.373.00.2501.67
21Bill Harris-27-MLB000.001000001.2000030001.800.000.0016.200.00--.0004.00
Totals: (36 players)88683.791561564314113261,412131767059514861410774041.388.401.003.916.870.57.321 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny RoseboroC11784854810.9910.00 
Joe PignatanoC493221718.9970.00 
Norm SherryC240001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gil Hodges1B11389166877.9920.00 
Norm Larker1B5545642553.9900.00 
Wally Moon1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Charlie Neal2B1513864139110.9890.00 
Jim Gilliam2B8161312.9670.00 
Don Zimmer2B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Gilliam3B1321212451618.9580.00 
Dick Gray3B11420021.0000.00 
Jim Baxes3B10112922.9520.00 
Don Zimmer3B5513001.0000.00 
Gil Hodges3B458031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don ZimmerSS881152261043.9720.00 
Maury WillsSS821212201239.9660.00 
Bob LillisSS202752710.9190.00 
Charlie NealSS102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Wally MoonOF1432241342.9830.00 
Don DemeterOF124223541.9830.00 
Duke SniderOF107157241.9750.00 
Ron FairlyOF8897841.9630.00 
Rip RepulskiOF31300001.0000.00 
Norm LarkerOF30356001.0000.00 
Carl FurilloOF2523020.9200.00 
Chuck EssegianOF10110001.0000.00 
Frank HowardOF6100001.0000.00 
Solly DrakeOF42010.6670.00 
Jim GilliamOF360001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Clem LabineP5684918021.0002.89 
Don DrysdaleP44270184834.9572.20 
Danny McDevittP39145112242.8922.05 
Art FowlerP366121210.9332.07 
Sandy KoufaxP3515341611.9521.18 
Stan WilliamsP35124621011.0001.96 
Johnny PodresP3419563725.9561.98 
Roger CraigP29152191812.9742.19 
Johnny KlippsteinP28452720.8181.79 
Larry SherryP239431111.9331.34 
Chuck ChurnP143017001.0002.38 
Gene SnyderP11261211.7501.03 
Carl ErskineP102313001.0001.56 
Fred KippP2202001.0008.18 
Bill HarrisP1101001.0007.50 


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