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1959 New York YankeesAmerican League (MLB)
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Bob Turley played for the 1959 New York Yankees
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameYankees
LocationBronx,New York
Record79-75 (3rd)League Rank3rdMLB Rank6th
ManagerCasey StengelGeneral ManagerGeorge Weiss
CoachesFrankie Crosetti (Third Base Coach), Ralph Houk (Assistant Coach), Jim Turner (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance1,552,030
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1959 Statistics -- 1959 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1959 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
7Mickey MantleofB2714454110415423431752139312621267.285.390.514.90427858639.319.229.434.39614.619.71.44.917.537.7    
10Tony Kubekss-ofL22132512671432576513324462132311.279.313.391.70420038553.297.112.158.3114.38.31.91.185.326.6    
8Yogi BerracL3413147264134251196912433840256.284.347.462.80921845521.276.178.267.3568.37.30.93.724.833.6    
1Bobby Richardson2bR2313446953141186233552620010333.301.335.377.71217726508.309.076.132.3175.13.90.80.4234.518.4    
32Elston Howard1b-cR30125443591212461873012057344412.273.306.476.78221148474.277.203.246.3384.212.02.93.824.639.7    
12Gil McDougald2b-ssR3112743444109168434033540354311.251.309.353.66215328481.266.102.175.2967.38.31.10.8108.525.7    
11Hector Lopez3bR2911240660115162166931285463419.283.336.451.78718334447.291.168.241.3476.312.11.93.625.429.6    
25Norm SiebernofL2512038052103170115331417123523.271.341.403.74415328431.304.132.245.3329.516.51.72.634.627.2    
9Hank BauerofR36114341448120093942335422214.238.307.375.68212829380.257.137.240.3068.714.21.62.437.935.8    
14Bill Skowron1bR287428239841351559102047322010.298.349.539.88815233309.311.241.316.3866.515.22.44.918.839.3    
20Marv Throneberry1bL258019227465082200185102212.240.302.391.6937513214.281.151.245.3088.423.82.83.724.028.3    
34Clete Boyerss-3bR224711442020031062303122.175.215.193.408222124.217.018.079.1824.818.63.80.00.010.0    
6Andy Carey3bR2741101112610391171701004.257.306.356.662364109.284.099.168.3006.415.62.42.833.715.4    
17Enos SlaughterofL43749910172062110131901112.172.265.374.639378114.147.202.343.28311.416.71.55.316.547.1    
28Art DitmarpR303876615401111001001105.197.195.289.48422578.212.092.105.2110.012.80.01.376.033.3    
16Whitey FordpL303565615401600121103000.231.351.338.68922580.264.107.292.32115.013.80.91.365.033.3    
38Johnny Blanchardc-ofL26495961010240071200002.169.258.288.54617366.178.119.237.25410.618.21.73.029.530.0    
18Don LarsenpR29294781220080071501102.255.345.298.64314256.364.043.191.30012.526.82.10.00.016.7    
19Bob TurleypR2833463400010051812001.087.192.087.2794054.143.000.109.1519.333.33.60.00.00.0    
11Jerry Lumpe3bL2618452100002006702052.222.314.222.53610053.263.000.133.21111.313.21.20.00.00.0    
23Ralph TerrypR232441040000001802000.098.119.098.2174044.121.000.024.1032.318.28.00.00.00.0    
24Duke MaaspR3038403500010031505101.125.182.125.3075049.192.000.075.1516.130.65.00.00.00.0    
29Fritz BrickellssR24183941010140011001001.256.275.359.63414241.321.103.128.2832.424.410.02.439.020.0    
30Bobby ShantzpR334023452001003603000.217.308.304.6127229.294.087.217.28410.320.72.00.00.040.0    
39Jim CoatespR2637211200000011600000.095.136.095.2312022.400.000.048.1144.672.716.00.00.00.0    
15Jim PisoniofR291717230101001902000.176.222.294.5165120.375.118.176.2305.045.09.00.00.033.3    
26Ryne DurenpR304114000000002813001.000.176.000.1760020.000.000.143.12610.040.04.00.00.00.0    
47Eli GrbapR241914131000001301000.214.267.286.5534116.273.072.143.2536.318.83.00.00.033.3
1952-   UDFA-BOS
 
44Ken HuntofR24612241001000300100.333.308.417.7255113.400.084.083.3070.023.10.00.00.025.0
1952-   UDFA-NYA
 
51Gordie WindhornofR25711000000000300000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.027.30.00.00.00.0
1952-   UDFA-NY1
 
48John GablerpB2836000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.016.70.00.00.00.0
1949-   UDFA-NYA
 
47Tom SturdivantpL2976000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0    
22,49Jim BronstadpR23165000000000310000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.000.1230.050.00.00.00.00.0
1955-   UDFA-NYA
 
45Mark FreemanpR2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1952-   UDFA-NYA
 
22Gary BlaylockpR27152111001000100000.500.5001.0001.5002121.000.500.500.6420.050.00.00.00.0100.0
1950-   UDFA-SLN
 
53Johnny KuckspR2592000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (36 players)1545379687139722440153651452245782830763837101.260.319.402.72121604175980.280.402.231.0007.613.91.82.635.229.9 

1959 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
16Whitey FordL30STMLB16103.04352969241204.0194826913891145111.398.560.573.935.031.283.62.6153.58    
28Art DitmarR30S/RMLB1392.903825137171202.015675651752960181.036.950.762.324.281.853.34.5913.58    
19Bob TurleyR28S/RMLB8114.323322117360154.1141807415831112031.458.220.874.846.471.344.67.4214.04    
24Duke MaasR30S/RMLB1484.433821173194138.014982681453671021.469.720.913.464.371.265.35.6364.09    
23Ralph TerryR23S/RMLB373.39241685110127.11305548730552021.269.190.492.123.891.833.89.3003.15    
18Don LarsenR29S/RMLB674.33251873133124.212265601476697021.598.811.015.494.980.914.69.4624.77    
39Jim CoatesR26RelMLB612.873743320170100.18939321036641231.257.980.903.235.741.783.50.8573.73    
30Bobby ShantzL33RelMLB732.38334292214394.2643325433663001.036.080.383.146.272.003.14.7002.74    
26Ryne DurenR30R/CLMLB361.884104100291476.2491816643964031.215.750.705.0511.272.232.11.3332.86    
47Eli GrbaR24S/RMLB256.4419613005050.1524436639230001.829.301.076.974.110.597.87.2865.50
1952-   UDFA-BOS
 
22,49Jim BronstadR23RelMLB035.2216313008229.1341917213141011.6210.430.613.994.301.085.83.0003.91
1955-   UDFA-NYA
 
22Gary BlaylockR27RelMLB013.5115114007025.2301310015201111.7910.520.005.267.011.334.56.0002.85
1950-   UDFA-SLN
 
47Tom SturdivantR29S/RMLB024.97734001025.120161449161001.167.111.423.205.681.785.68.0004.40    
48John GablerR28S/RMLB112.79312000019.12166110111011.629.780.474.665.121.102.79.5003.78
1949-   UDFA-NYA
 
53Johnny KucksR25RelMLB018.64918004016.22116165991001.8511.342.704.864.861.008.64.0006.98    
45Mark FreemanR28STMLB002.5711000007.06220240001.147.710.002.575.142.002.57.0002.26
1952-   UDFA-NYA
 
55Zach MonroeR27RelMLB005.4030300203.13222210001.618.105.405.402.700.505.40.00011.54    
Pitching Totals: (17 players)79753.6115515522238111172813981281647560120594836305271.348.250.773.825.381.414.17.513  

1959 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PRyne Duren30MLBp41-761902101.0000.240.13---41100.026.6Fielding by Day
PArt Ditmar30MLBp38-20221253249.9391.210.23---38100.024.7Fielding by Day
PDuke Maas30MLBp38-1385281234.9710.870.24---38100.024.7Fielding by Day
PJim Coates26MLBp37-1007172026.9230.650.24---37100.024.0Fielding by Day
PWhitey Ford30MLBp35-20415491565.9851.830.31---35100.022.7Fielding by Day
PBob Turley28MLBp33-15411181130.9670.880.19---33100.021.4Fielding by Day
PBobby Shantz33MLBp33-948202130.9330.850.30---4082.521.4Fielding by Day
PDon Larsen29MLBp25-1245222129.9311.080.22---2986.216.2Fielding by Day
PRalph Terry23MLBp24-12710212033.9391.290.24---24100.015.6Fielding by Day
PEli Grba24MLBp19-50391013.9230.630.24---19100.012.3Fielding by Day
PJim Bronstad23MLBp16-29360091.0000.560.31---16100.010.4Fielding by Day
PGary Blaylock27MLBp15-25220041.0000.270.16---15100.09.7Fielding by Day
PJohnny Kucks25MLBp9-16150061.0000.670.38---9100.05.8Fielding by Day
PTom Sturdivant29MLBp7-25340171.0001.000.28---7100.04.5Fielding by Day
PJohn Gabler28MLBp3-19130141.0001.330.21---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PZach Monroe27MLBp3-3010011.0000.330.33---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PMark Freeman28MLBp1-7010011.0001.000.14---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CYogi Berra34MLBc116--6986129761.9976.540.00--313188.575.3Fielding by Day
CElston Howard30MLBc-of43--2212322246.9925.670.00--412534.427.9Fielding by Day
CJohnny Blanchard26MLBof-c12--2511127.9632.170.00--44924.57.8Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BBill Skowron28MLB1b72--62643668675.9919.290.00---7497.346.8Fielding by Day
1BMarv Throneberry25MLB1b54--33727440368.9896.740.00---8067.535.1Fielding by Day
1BElston Howard30MLBc-of50--44426739477.9859.400.00---12540.032.5Fielding by Day
1BNorm Siebern25MLB1b-of2--15201171.0008.500.00---1201.71.3Fielding by Day
1BJohnny Blanchard26MLBof-c1--300031.0003.000.00---492.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BBobby Richardson23MLB2b109--2562921785565.9705.030.00---13481.370.8Fielding by Day
2BGil McDougald31MLB2b-3b53--119146340268.9895.000.00---12741.734.4Fielding by Day
2BFritz Brickell24MLBss3--200021.0000.670.00---1816.71.9Fielding by Day
2BTony Kubek22MLBss1--000000.000.00---1320.80.6Fielding by Day
2BJerry Lumpe26MLB2b1--210131.0003.000.00---185.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BHector Lopez29MLBof-3b76--661471715230.9262.800.00---11267.949.4Fielding by Day
3BAndy Carey27MLB3b34--394881095.9162.560.00---4182.922.1Fielding by Day
3BGil McDougald31MLB2b-3b25--13592574.9732.880.00---12719.716.2Fielding by Day
3BTony Kubek22MLBss17--20362558.9663.290.00---13212.911.0Fielding by Day
3BClete Boyer22MLB3b16--9271037.9732.250.00---4734.010.4Fielding by Day
3BBobby Richardson23MLB2b12--230051.0000.420.00---1349.07.8Fielding by Day
3BJerry Lumpe26MLB2b12--52403291.0002.420.00---1866.77.8Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSTony Kubek22MLBss67--1212171142349.9685.040.00---13250.843.5Fielding by Day
SSGil McDougald31MLB2b-3b52--58140525203.9753.810.00---12740.933.8Fielding by Day
SSClete Boyer22MLB3b26--4063114104.9903.960.00---4755.316.9Fielding by Day
SSFritz Brickell24MLBss15--14354353.9253.270.00---1883.39.7Fielding by Day
SSBobby Richardson23MLB2b14--11415957.9123.710.00---13410.49.1Fielding by Day
SSJerry Lumpe26MLB2b4--41102151.0003.750.00---1822.22.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFMickey Mantle27MLBof143--366723375.9952.610.00---14499.392.9Fielding by Day
OFHank Bauer36MLBof111--139240145.9721.270.00---11497.472.1Fielding by Day
OFNorm Siebern25MLB1b-of93--175120178.9891.890.00---12077.560.4Fielding by Day
OFTony Kubek22MLBss53--7832283.9761.530.00---13240.234.4Fielding by Day
OFHector Lopez29MLBof-3b35--6213166.9551.800.00---11231.322.7Fielding by Day
OFElston Howard30MLBc-of28--4701048.9791.680.00---12522.418.2Fielding by Day
OFEnos Slaughter43MLBof26--2701028.9641.040.00---7435.116.9Fielding by Day
OFJim Pisoni29MLBof15--17000171.0001.130.00---1788.29.7Fielding by Day
OFMarv Throneberry25MLB1b13--9200111.0000.850.00---8016.38.4Fielding by Day
OFJohnny Blanchard26MLBof-c8--80109.8891.000.00---4916.35.2Fielding by Day
OFYogi Berra34MLBc7--812111.8181.290.00---1315.34.5Fielding by Day
OFKen Hunt24MLBof5--900091.0001.800.00---683.33.2Fielding by Day
OFGordie Windhorn25MLBof4--400041.0001.000.00---757.12.6Fielding by Day

1959 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Frankie CrosettiThird Base Coach1910-10-04 48San Francisco,California MLB1932-19481932-1948   SS
Ralph HoukAssistant Coach1919-08-09 39Lawrence,Kansas MLB1947-19541947-1954   C
Phil RizzutoBroadcaster1917-09-25 41Brooklyn,New York MLB1941-19561941-1956   SS
Casey StengelManager1890-07-30 68Kansas City,Missouri MLB1912-19251912-1925   OF
Jim TurnerAssistant Coach1903-08-06 55Antioch,Tennessee MLB1937-19451937-1945   P
George WeissGeneral Manager1894-06-23 65New Haven,Connecticut --   EXEC