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1959 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 79-75 .513
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 687-647 + 40
Roster Continuity 93.68% 1/16
Manager(s): Casey Stengel
General Manager: George Weiss
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,552,030 3/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information
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Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jim Turner
Assistant Coach: Ralph Houk
Third Base Coach: Frankie Crosetti
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9460.610--
8965.5785.0
7975.51315.0
7678.49418.0
7579.48719.0
7480.48120.0
6688.42928.0
6391.40931.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
7Mickey MantleOF27 541104154
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4
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31
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752139312626127.285.390.514904.229.434.3191.3517.5278639
10Tony KubekSS-OF22 51267143
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25
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7
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6
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513324462313211.279.313.391704.111.158.2971.9285.3200553
8Yogi BerraC34 47264134
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25
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1
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19
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6912433845026.284.347.462809.178.267.2760.8824.8218521
1Bobby Richardson2B23 46953141
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18
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6
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2
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33552620031033.301.335.377712.077.132.3090.77234.5177508
32Elston Howard1B-C30 44359121
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24
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6
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18
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73012057344412.273.306.476782.203.246.2772.8524.6211474
12Gil McDougald2B-SS31 43444109
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8
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4
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34033540335411.251.309.353662.101.175.2661.14108.5153481
11Hector Lopez3B29 40660115
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16
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2
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16
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6931285461349.283.336.451787.167.241.2911.9325.4183447
25Norm SiebernOF25 38052103
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17
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011
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5331417122353.271.341.403744.132.245.3041.7334.5153431
9Hank BauerOF36 3414481
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20
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09
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3942335421224.238.307.375682.138.240.2571.6437.9128380
14Bill Skowron1B28 2823984
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5
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15
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59102047302210.298.349.539888.241.316.3112.3518.8152309
20Marv Throneberry1B25 1922746
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08
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2200185101222.240.302.391693.151.245.2812.8324.075214
34Clete BoyerSS-3B22 114420
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0031062302312.175.215.193408.018.079.2173.83--22124
6Andy Carey3B27 1011126
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03
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91171700104.257.306.356662.099.168.2842.4333.736109
17Enos SlaughterOF43 991017
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06
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2110131901112.172.265.374639.202.343.1471.4616.537114
28Art DitmarP30 76615
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4
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111001000115.197.195.289484.092.105.212--76.02278
16Whitey FordP30 65615
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4
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01
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600121100300.231.351.338689.108.292.2640.9265.02280
38Johnny BlanchardC-OF26 59610
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02
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40071200002.169.258.288546.119.237.1781.7129.51766
18Don LarsenP29 47812
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0080071500112.255.345.298643.043.191.3642.14--1456
19Bob TurleyP28 4634
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00010051810201.087.192.087279.000.109.1433.60--454
11Jerry Lumpe3B26 45210
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0002006705202.222.314.222536.000.133.2631.17--1053
23Ralph TerryP23 4104
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0000001800200.098.119.098217.000.024.1218.00--444
24Duke MaasP30 4035
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00010031500511.125.182.125307.000.075.1925.00--549
29Fritz BrickellSS24 39410
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40011000101.256.275.359634.103.128.32110.0039.01441
30Bobby ShantzP33 2345
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001003600300.217.308.304612.087.217.2942.00--729
39Jim CoatesP26 2112
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00000011600000.095.136.095231.000.048.40016.00--222
15Jim PisoniOF29 1723
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01001900200.176.222.294516.118.176.3759.00--520
26Ryne DurenP30 14000000002810301.000.176.000176.000.143.0004.00--020
47Eli GrbaP24 1413
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000001300100.214.267.286553.071.143.2733.00--416
44Ken HuntOF24 1224
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001000300010.333.308.417725.083.083.400----513
51Gordie WindhornOF25 11000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----011
48John GablerP28 6000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
47Tom SturdivantP29 6000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
22,49Jim BronstadP23 5000000000310000.000.167.000167.000.000.000----06
22Gary BlaylockP27 211
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001000100000.500.5001.0001500.500.5001.000----22
45Mark FreemanP28 2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
53Johnny KucksP25 2000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000-----02
Batting Totals19555379687139722440153651452245782830377638101.260.316.402718.142.231.2801.8135.221605950
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
16Whitey Ford30 16103.0435299241204.0194826913891145111.398.560.573.935.031.28
28Art Ditmar30 1392.9038257171202.015675651752960181.036.950.762.324.281.85
19Bob Turley28 8114.3233227360154.1141807415831112031.458.240.884.856.491.34
24Duke Maas30 1484.4338213194138.014982681453671021.469.720.913.464.371.26
23Ralph Terry23 373.4024165110127.11305548730552021.269.210.502.133.901.83
18Don Larsen29 674.3225183133124.212265601476697021.588.781.015.474.970.91
39Jim Coates26 612.8837420170100.18939321036641231.258.010.903.245.761.78
30Bobby Shantz33 732.373342214394.2643325433663001.026.060.383.136.252.00
26Ryne Duren30 361.8741000291476.2491816643964031.195.730.705.0311.222.23
47Eli Grba24 256.48196005050.1524436639230001.829.361.087.024.140.59
22,49Jim Bronstad23 035.28163008229.1341917213141011.6210.550.624.034.341.08
22Gary Blaylock27 013.46151007025.2301310015201111.7310.380.005.196.921.33
47Tom Sturdivant29 025.0473001025.120161449161001.167.201.443.245.761.78
48John Gabler28 112.8431000019.12166110111011.639.950.474.745.211.10
53Johnny Kucks25 018.4791004016.22116165991001.7611.122.654.764.761.00
45Mark Freeman28 002.571100007.06220240001.147.710.002.575.142.00
55Zach Monroe27 006.003000203.13222210001.679.006.006.003.000.50
Batting Totals79753.6037715538111172813991281647560120594836305271.348.240.773.825.381.41
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Yogi BerraC1166986129.9970.00
Elston HowardC432212322.9920.00
Johnny BlanchardC1225111.9630.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bill Skowron1B7262643668.9910.00
Marv Throneberry1B5433727440.9890.00
Elston Howard1B5044426739.9850.00
Norm Siebern1B2152011.0000.00
Johnny Blanchard1B130001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bobby Richardson2B1092562921785.9700.00
Gil McDougald2B53119146340.9890.00
Fritz Brickell2B320001.0000.00
Tony Kubek2B10000.0000.00
Jerry Lumpe2B121011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Hector Lopez3B76661471715.9260.00
Andy Carey3B343948810.9160.00
Gil McDougald3B25135925.9730.00
Tony Kubek3B17203625.9660.00
Clete Boyer3B1692710.9730.00
Jerry Lumpe3B12524031.0000.00
Bobby Richardson3B1223001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Tony KubekSS671212171142.9680.00
Gil McDougaldSS5258140525.9750.00
Clete BoyerSS264063114.9900.00
Fritz BrickellSS15143543.9250.00
Bobby RichardsonSS14114159.9120.00
Jerry LumpeSS4411021.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Mickey MantleOF143366723.9950.00
Hank BauerOF111139240.9720.00
Norm SiebernOF93175120.9890.00
Tony KubekOF5378322.9760.00
Hector LopezOF3562131.9550.00
Elston HowardOF2847010.9790.00
Enos SlaughterOF2627010.9640.00
Jim PisoniOF15170001.0000.00
Marv ThroneberryOF1392001.0000.00
Johnny BlanchardOF88010.8890.00
Yogi BerraOF78121.8180.00
Ken HuntOF590001.0000.00
Gordie WindhornOF440001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ryne DurenP417619021.0001.18
Art DitmarP38202212532.9392.05
Duke MaasP3813852812.9712.15
Jim CoatesP3710071720.9232.16
Whitey FordP35204154915.9852.82
Bobby ShantzP339482021.9332.68
Bob TurleyP33154111811.9671.69
Don LarsenP2512452221.9311.96
Ralph TerryP24127102120.9392.20
Eli GrbaP19503910.9232.16
Jim BronstadP162936001.0002.78
Gary BlaylockP152522001.0001.43
Johnny KucksP91615001.0003.33
Tom SturdivantP72534011.0002.51
John GablerP31913011.0001.88
Zach MonroeP3301001.0002.90
Mark FreemanP1701001.0001.29


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