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1959 NEW YORK YANKEES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  79-75   .513
Result:   3rd in American League
Manager(s):  Casey Stengel
General Manager:   George Weiss
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,552,030
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Enos Slaughter (43)
Youngest Player:  Clete Boyer (22)
Longest Tenure:  Yogi Berra (14)
Top Hitter:  Mickey Mantle (1)
Top Pitcher:  Art Ditmar (15)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  93.68%
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
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1959-04-12vs BOS1W  3-21-0322,559 Bob TurleyTom BrewerBob TurleyTom Brewer 321
1959-04-14@ BAL2W  13-32-0334,225Don LarsenArnie PortocarreroDon LarsenArnie PortocarreroJim Coates16511
1959-04-15@ BAL3W  3-13-0212,665Whitey FordHoyt WilhelmWhitey FordJack Harshman 19613
1959-04-16@ BAL4L  4-73-125,268Art DitmarGeorge BambergerBilly O'DellArt DitmarHal Brown231310
1959-04-17@ BOS5L  0-43-248,878Bob TurleyTom BrewerTom BrewerBob Turley 23176
1959-04-18@ BOS6W  16-74-2216,882Duke MaasTed BowsfieldDuke MaasTed BowsfieldJim Coates392415
1959-04-19@ BOS7L  4-54-3420,707Johnny KucksIke DelockLeo KielyRyne Duren 432914
1959-04-21@ WS18W  11-45-3213,297Don LarsenPedro RamosDon LarsenPedro RamosDuke Maas543321
1959-04-22@ WS19W  1-06-327,337Whitey FordBill FischerWhitey FordChuck Stobbs 553322
1959-04-23@ WS110L  2-36-432,932Bob TurleyRuss KemmererRuss KemmererBob TurleyTex Clevenger573621
1959-04-25vs BAL11L  1-26-5417,686 Art DitmarJack HarshmanBilly LoesJohnny KucksWes Stock583820
1959-04-26vs BAL12L  4-56-760 Tom SturdivantBilly O'DellMilt PappasWhitey FordErnie Johnson624319
1959-04-26vs BAL13L  2-36-7627,991 Duke MaasHoyt WilhelmHoyt WilhelmDuke Maas 644618
1959-04-29@ CHA14W  5-27-759,952Bob TurleyRay MooreBob TurleyRay Moore 694821
1959-04-30@ CHA15L  3-47-8626,944Whitey FordBilly PierceBilly PierceRyne Duren 725220
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1959-05-01@ CLE16L  2-47-9636,682Art DitmarCal McLishCal McLishBobby Shantz 745618
1959-05-02@ CLE17L  2-57-10714,484Tom SturdivantHerb ScoreHerb ScoreTom Sturdivant 766115
1959-05-03@ DET18L  2-47-1270Bob TurleyFrank LaryFrank LaryBob Turley 786513
1959-05-03@ DET19L  2-87-12743,438Duke MaasDon MossiDon MossiDuke Maas 80737
1959-05-05@ KC120W  3-28-12719,092Whitey FordNed GarverBob TurleyRip Coleman 83758
1959-05-06@ KC121W  7-49-12718,802Art DitmarBob GrimArt DitmarBob GrimBobby Shantz907911
1959-05-09vs WS122L  0-79-13721,519 Bob TurleyHal GriggsHal GriggsBob Turley 90864
1959-05-10vs WS123W  6-311-1360 Whitey FordChuck StobbsWhitey FordChuck StobbsRyne Duren96897
1959-05-10vs WS124W  3-211-13622,566 Don LarsenCamilo PascualDuke MaasCamilo Pascual 99918
1959-05-12vs CLE25L  6-711-14636,130 Art DitmarCal McLishCal McLishArt DitmarJim Perry105987
1959-05-15vs CHA26L  0-611-15727,863 Whitey FordBilly PierceBilly PierceWhitey Ford 1051041
1959-05-16vs CHA27L  3-411-16726,899 Bob TurleyRay MooreTurk LownArt Ditmar 1081080
1959-05-17vs KC128W  3-212-1770 Don LarsenBud DaleyDon LarsenBud Daley 1111101
1959-05-17vs KC129L  0-1012-17729,046 Tom SturdivantBob GrimBob GrimTom Sturdivant 111120-9
1959-05-19vs DET30L  3-612-18719,057 Whitey FordDon MossiDon MossiWhitey Ford 114126-12
1959-05-20vs DET31L  6-1312-19812,775 Bobby ShantzFrank LaryFrank LaryBobby Shantz 120139-19
1959-05-22@ BAL32L  0-512-20830,084Bob TurleyHoyt WilhelmHoyt WilhelmBob Turley 120144-24
1959-05-23@ BAL33W  13-513-20815,787Don LarsenMilt PappasDon LarsenMilt PappasDuke Maas133149-16
1959-05-24@ BAL34W  9-014-2180Whitey FordBilly O'DellWhitey FordBilly O'Dell 142149-7
1959-05-24@ BAL35L  1-214-21834,180Art DitmarJerry WalkerJerry WalkerArt Ditmar 143151-8
1959-05-26vs BOS36L  2-1214-22833,173 Bob TurleyTom BrewerTom BrewerBob Turley 145163-18
1959-05-27vs BOS37W  3-215-2289,844 Duke MaasIke DelockDuke MaasIke DelockRyne Duren148165-17
1959-05-28vs BAL38L  0-515-23819,196 Ralph TerryHoyt WilhelmHoyt WilhelmRalph Terry 148170-22
1959-05-29vs BAL39W  5-216-23810,308 Whitey FordErnie JohnsonWhitey FordBilly O'Dell 153172-19
1959-05-30@ WS140W  11-218-2380Art DitmarHal GriggsArt DitmarHal Griggs 164174-10
1959-05-30@ WS141W  11-018-23826,046Don LarsenRuss KemmererDon LarsenRuss Kemmerer 1751741
1959-05-31@ WS142W  3-019-2368,721Bob TurleyCamilo PascualBob TurleyCamilo Pascual 1781744
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1959-06-02@ DET43L  0-219-24742,268Duke MaasDon MossiDon MossiDuke Maas 1781762
1959-06-03@ DET44W  6-520-24743,146Ralph TerryFrank LaryRyne DurenRay Narleski 1841813
1959-06-04@ DET45W  14-321-24715,267Whitey FordJim BunningWhitey FordJim Bunning 19818414
1959-06-05@ CLE46W  11-222-24651,935Art DitmarGary BellArt DitmarGary Bell 20918623
1959-06-06@ CLE47W  2-123-24617,156Bob TurleyDon FerrareseBob TurleyDon Ferrarese 21118724
1959-06-07@ CLE48L  5-724-2550Don LarsenHerb ScoreHerb ScoreDon Larsen 21619422
1959-06-07@ CLE49W  4-324-25559,823Duke MaasCal McLishDuke MaasCal McLishRyne Duren22019723
1959-06-09vs KC150W  9-825-25523,707 Whitey FordJohnny KucksJim CoatesTom Sturdivant 22920524
1959-06-10vs KC151W  6-426-2548,002 Art DitmarBud DaleyArt DitmarBud DaleyJim Bronstad23520926
1959-06-11vs KC152L  5-926-26511,617 Bob TurleyNed GarverNed GarverBob TurleyRuss Meyer24021822
1959-06-12vs DET53L  1-326-27541,891 Jim BronstadDon MossiDon MossiJim Bronstad 24122120
1959-06-13vs DET54W  6-427-27523,232 Don LarsenJim BunningDon LarsenJim BunningArt Ditmar24722522
1959-06-14vs DET55L  2-327-2950 Whitey FordFrank LaryFrank LaryWhitey FordDave Sisler24922821
1959-06-14vs DET56L  2-827-29551,295 Duke MaasPaul FoytackPaul FoytackDuke Maas 25123615
1959-06-16vs CHA57W  5-128-29531,016 Art DitmarBilly PierceArt DitmarBilly Pierce 25623719
1959-06-17vs CHA58W  7-329-29514,392 Bob TurleyRay MooreBob TurleyRay MooreRyne Duren26324023
1959-06-18vs CHA59W  5-430-29517,882 Jim BronstadBob ShawBobby ShantzGerry Staley 26824424
1959-06-19vs CLE60W  3-231-29553,448 Whitey FordGary BellJim CoatesGary Bell 27124625
1959-06-20vs CLE61W  10-232-29447,167 Duke MaasHerb ScoreDuke MaasHerb Score 28124833
1959-06-21vs CLE62L  2-432-3150 Art DitmarCal McLishCal McLishArt Ditmar 28325231
1959-06-21vs CLE63L  4-532-31568,680 Don LarsenMudcat GrantMudcat GrantJim Coates 28725730
1959-06-22@ KC164W  11-633-31521,451Bob TurleyRay HerbertBobby ShantzRay Herbert 29826335
1959-06-23@ KC165W  10-234-31422,259Whitey FordRip ColemanWhitey FordRip Coleman 30826543
1959-06-24@ KC166L  3-434-32421,857Jim BronstadBud DaleyBud DaleyJim Bronstad 31126942
1959-06-25@ KC167W  5-435-32421,006Duke MaasTom SturdivantDuke MaasTom SturdivantRyne Duren31627343
1959-06-26@ CHA68W  8-436-32437,909Art DitmarBilly PierceArt DitmarBilly PierceRyne Duren32427747
1959-06-27@ CHA69L  4-536-33421,624Bob TurleyBob ShawBob ShawBob TurleyGerry Staley32828246
1959-06-28@ CHA70L  2-936-3550Whitey FordEarly WynnEarly WynnWhitey Ford 33029139
1959-06-28@ CHA71L  2-436-35542,121Don LarsenDick DonovanDick DonovanDon LarsenTurk Lown33229537
1959-06-30@ BAL72W  4-137-35427,905Duke MaasHoyt WilhelmArt DitmarHoyt Wilhelm 33629640
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1959-07-01@ BAL73W  4-038-35316,720Ralph TerryHal BrownRalph TerryHal Brown 34029644
1959-07-02@ BAL74L  1-338-36518,487Don LarsenJerry WalkerJerry WalkerDon Larsen 34129942
1959-07-03vs WS175W  4-339-36428,586 Whitey FordRuss KemmererWhitey FordRuss KemmererRyne Duren34530243
1959-07-04vs WS176L  6-1040-3740 Art DitmarPedro RamosPedro RamosArt DitmarChuck Stobbs35131239
1959-07-04vs WS177W  7-040-37431,126 Bob TurleyHal GriggsBob TurleyHal Griggs 35831246
1959-07-05vs WS178L  0-740-38423,520 Duke MaasCamilo PascualCamilo PascualDuke Maas 35831939
1959-07-08vs BOS79W  11-541-38425,702 Don LarsenIke DelockBobby ShantzJack Harshman 36932445
1959-07-09@ BOS80L  3-1441-39430,253Bob TurleyFrank SullivanFrank SullivanBob Turley 37233834
1959-07-10@ BOS81L  5-841-40425,882Whitey FordTom BrewerTom BrewerWhitey FordMike Fornieles37734631
1959-07-11@ BOS82L  4-841-41424,232Duke MaasJerry CasaleMurray WallJim Bronstad 38135427
1959-07-12@ BOS83L  3-741-42429,626Ralph TerryIke DelockBill MonbouquetteRalph Terry 38436123
1959-07-13@ BOS84L  3-1341-43522,064Don LarsenFrank SullivanFrank SullivanDon Larsen 38737413
1959-07-14vs CLE85W  1-042-43432,210 Whitey FordHerb ScoreWhitey FordHerb ScoreRyne Duren38837414
1959-07-16vs CLE86W  7-544-4340 Art DitmarCal McLishDuke MaasGary Bell 39537916
1959-07-16vs CLE87W  4-044-43438,674 Bobby ShantzBob SmithBobby ShantzBob Smith 39937920
1959-07-17vs CHA88L  0-244-44442,168 Ralph TerryEarly WynnEarly WynnRalph Terry 39938118
1959-07-18vs CHA89L  1-244-45433,744 Don LarsenBob ShawBob ShawDon LarsenGerry Staley40038317
1959-07-19vs CHA90W  6-246-4540 Whitey FordBarry LatmanWhitey FordBarry LatmanRyne Duren40638521
1959-07-19vs CHA91W  6-446-45453,014 Eli GrbaBilly PierceEli GrbaBilly PierceRyne Duren41238923
1959-07-21@ CLE92L  1-546-46446,912Bobby ShantzCal McLishCal McLishBobby Shantz 41339419
1959-07-22@ CLE93W  8-547-46442,747Duke MaasHerb ScoreDuke MaasHerb ScoreRyne Duren42139922
1959-07-23@ CLE94L  5-847-47450,766Ralph TerryBob SmithJim PerryEli GrbaMudcat Grant42640719
1959-07-24@ DET95L  2-447-48450,161Don LarsenDon MossiDon MossiDon Larsen 42841117
1959-07-25@ DET96W  9-848-48426,530Whitey FordPaul FoytackDuke MaasBob SmithJim Bronstad43741918
1959-07-26@ DET97L  0-148-49436,227Art DitmarFrank LaryFrank LaryRyne Duren 43742017
1959-07-28@ CHA98L  3-448-50443,829Ralph TerryBilly PierceBilly PierceRalph Terry 44042416
1959-07-29@ CHA99L  4-448-51543,599Whitey FordBob Shaw 44442816
1959-07-30@ CHA100L  1-348-52630,858Eli GrbaEarly WynnEarly WynnEli Grba 44543114
1959-07-31@ KC1101W  11-249-52529,592Don LarsenNed GarverBobby ShantzNed Garver 45643323
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1959-08-01@ KC1102L  1-249-53631,977Art DitmarJohnny KucksJohnny KucksArt Ditmar 45743522
1959-08-02@ KC1103W  7-550-53531,719Ralph TerryBud DaleyDuke MaasBob GrimBobby Shantz46444024
1959-08-04vs DET104L  3-450-54633,778 Eli GrbaFrank LaryFrank LaryEli Grba 46744423
1959-08-05vs DET105W  3-051-54510,202 Bobby ShantzDon MossiBobby ShantzDon Mossi 47044426
1959-08-06vs DET106L  0-451-55616,746 Art DitmarPaul FoytackPaul FoytackArt Ditmar 47044822
1959-08-07vs KC1107W  3-052-55424,490 Whitey FordBud DaleyWhitey FordBud DaleyRyne Duren47344825
1959-08-08vs KC1108W  3-053-55453,998 Bob TurleyJohnny KucksBob TurleyJohnny Kucks 47644828
1959-08-09vs KC1109W  4-355-5540 Ralph TerryJohn TsitourisRyne DurenBob Grim 48045129
1959-08-09vs KC1110W  3-255-55423,406 Eli GrbaNed GarverBobby ShantzMurry Dickson 48345330
1959-08-10@ BOS111W  7-456-55432,004Don LarsenFrank SullivanWhitey FordAl Schroll 49045733
1959-08-11@ BOS112W  8-557-55425,032Duke MaasJerry CasaleDuke MaasJerry CasaleBobby Shantz49846236
1959-08-12vs WS1113L  2-357-56423,157 Art DitmarPedro RamosTex ClevengerRyne DurenDick Hyde50046535
1959-08-13vs WS1114L  2-557-57418,366 Bob TurleyRuss KemmererRuss KemmererBob TurleyTex Clevenger50247032
1959-08-14vs BOS115L  6-1157-58438,624 Whitey FordTom BrewerFrank BaumannRyne DurenMike Fornieles50848127
1959-08-15vs BOS116L  4-1257-59437,283 Eli GrbaFrank SullivanFrank SullivanEli GrbaLeo Kiely51249319
1959-08-16vs BOS117L  5-658-6040 Duke MaasJerry CasaleIke DelockDuke MaasLeo Kiely51749918
1959-08-16vs BOS118W  4-258-60446,717 Ralph TerryBill MonbouquetteRalph TerryBill MonbouquetteBob Turley52150120
1959-08-18@ DET119W  5-359-60337,353Art DitmarDon MossiArt DitmarDon MossiWhitey Ford52650422
1959-08-19@ DET120W  10-560-60433,517Eli GrbaFrank LaryWhitey FordFrank Lary 53650927
1959-08-20@ DET121L  2-1460-61417,296Gary BlaylockJim BunningJim BunningGary Blaylock 53852315
1959-08-21@ KC1122W  9-761-61422,348Duke MaasRay HerbertDuke MaasRip ColemanRyne Duren54753017
1959-08-22@ KC1123L  7-861-62417,567Jim CoatesNed GarverJohn TsitourisBob Turley 55453816
1959-08-23@ CHA124W  7-162-6330Art DitmarEarly WynnArt DitmarEarly Wynn 56153922
1959-08-23@ CHA125L  0-562-63344,520Ralph TerryBob ShawBob ShawRalph Terry 56154417
1959-08-24@ CHA126L  2-462-64421,923Don LarsenRay MooreRay MooreDon LarsenTurk Lown56354815
1959-08-25@ CLE127L  3-662-65436,143Whitey FordCal McLishCal McLishWhitey Ford 56655412
1959-08-26@ CLE128L  4-562-66531,800Duke MaasGary BellJim PerryRyne Duren 57055911
1959-08-28@ WS1129W  4-063-66515,202Art DitmarCamilo PascualArt DitmarCamilo Pascual 57455915
1959-08-29@ WS1130W  9-564-66411,717Bob TurleyPedro RamosJim CoatesDick HydeDuke Maas58356419
1959-08-30@ WS1131L  1-364-67412,802Ralph TerryRuss KemmererRuss KemmererRalph TerryTex Clevenger58456717
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1959-09-01@ BAL132W  5-065-6744,820Whitey FordJerry WalkerWhitey FordJerry WalkerRyne Duren58956722
1959-09-02vs WS1133W  4-366-67415,010 Duke MaasPedro RamosJim CoatesPedro Ramos 59357023
1959-09-03vs WS1134W  9-267-67316,117 Art DitmarRuss KemmererArt DitmarRuss Kemmerer 60257230
1959-09-04vs BAL135L  0-367-68417,335 Ralph TerryMilt PappasMilt PappasRalph Terry 60257527
1959-09-05vs BAL136W  3-268-68417,009 Jim CoatesHoyt WilhelmRyne DurenHoyt Wilhelm 60557728
1959-09-06vs BAL137L  4-568-69419,385 Whitey FordJerry WalkerJerry WalkerWhitey FordHal Brown60958227
1959-09-07@ BOS138L  4-1268-70419,995Duke MaasJerry CasaleJerry CasaleDuke MaasMike Fornieles61359419
1959-09-09vs KC1139W  4-069-70411,980 Art DitmarJohnny KucksArt DitmarJohnny KucksWhitey Ford61759423
1959-09-10vs KC1140W  12-170-7044,423 Ralph TerryRay HerbertRalph TerryRay Herbert 62959534
1959-09-11vs DET141W  9-371-7036,042 Jim CoatesPaul FoytackJim CoatesPaul Foytack 63859840
1959-09-12vs DET142L  0-471-71422,321 Whitey FordDon MossiDon MossiWhitey Ford 63860236
1959-09-13vs CLE143W  2-173-7130 Bob TurleyJack HarshmanEli GrbaJack Harshman 64060337
1959-09-13vs CLE144W  1-073-71341,645 Duke MaasJim PerryDuke MaasJim Perry 64160338
1959-09-14vs CLE145L  5-873-7234,953 Art DitmarCal McLishCal McLishArt DitmarGary Bell64661135
1959-09-15vs CHA146L  3-473-7339,108 Ralph TerryBilly PierceBilly PierceWhitey FordBob Shaw64961534
1959-09-16vs CHA147W  3-174-7337,550 Jim CoatesEarly WynnJim CoatesEarly Wynn 65261636
1959-09-18vs BOS148L  4-674-74315,556 Duke MaasFrank BaumannFrank BaumannDuke MaasMike Fornieles65662234
1959-09-19vs BOS149W  3-175-74324,830 Whitey FordBill MonbouquetteWhitey FordBill Monbouquette 65962336
1959-09-20vs BOS150W  7-476-74317,667 Bob TurleyTom BrewerDuke MaasTom BrewerJim Coates66662739
1959-09-22@ WS1151W  8-477-7438,697Art DitmarPedro RamosArt DitmarPedro Ramos 67463143
1959-09-23@ WS1152W  5-478-7436,440Ralph TerryBill FischerJohn GablerBill FischerDuke Maas67963544
1959-09-25vs BAL153W  5-279-74311,721 Whitey FordJerry WalkerWhitey FordJerry Walker 68463747
1959-09-26vs BAL154L  2-779-75318,826 Mark FreemanMilt PappasHal BrownEli Grba 68664442
1959-09-27vs BAL155L  1-379-76315,472 John GablerBilly O'DellBilly O'DellJohn Gabler 68764740


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