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1959 Philadelphia PhilliesNational League (MLB)
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Richie Ashburn played for the 1959 Philadelphia Phillies
LeagueNational LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknamePhillies
LocationPhiladelphia,Pennsylvania
Record64-90 (8th)League Rank8thMLB Rank15th
ManagerEddie SawyerGeneral ManagerJohn Quinn
CoachesBenny Bengough (Third Base Coach), Dick Carter (Assistant Coach), Tom Ferrick (Pitching Coach), Johnny Riddle (Bullpen Coach), Ken Silvestri (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance802,815
Years Available1883-2017

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

 

1959 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
1Richie AshburnofL32153564861501621209117942674410.266.360.307.66717319660.284.041.177.31012.06.40.50.2564.012.7    
9Harry AndersonofL27142508501222861463114395523149.240.304.402.70620448561.269.162.246.3057.716.92.22.536.339.3    
5Ed Bouchee1bL26136499751422941574047074525413.285.375.449.82422448581.306.164.297.36612.112.71.12.633.333.8    
45,2Sparky Anderson2bR251524774210493034694253152115.218.282.249.53111912527.244.031.113.2488.010.11.30.00.011.5    
14Wally PostofR29132468621191762294003610130347.254.310.457.76721445510.279.203.280.3357.119.82.84.321.337.8    
15Joe KoppessR281264226811018772877418024306.261.327.386.71316332472.305.125.223.3208.717.02.01.560.329.1    
4Gene Freese3bR2513240060107145237084436155448.268.343.500.84320042457.263.232.350.3679.413.41.45.017.439.3    
12Dave Philleyof-1bB3999254327418273700182714133.291.339.461.80011727278.303.170.240.3506.59.71.52.536.336.5    
58Carl SawatskicL31741981558100943003236111115.293.392.480.8729519233.318.187.348.37313.715.51.13.922.032.8    
6Willie Jones3bR334716023439172400191401224.269.343.469.8127517182.255.200.319.35410.47.70.73.922.939.5    
8Valmy ThomascR306614052820171091911027.200.253.236.489333151.225.036.107.2226.012.62.10.7140.010.7    
17Chico FernandezssR27451231526510321101105104.211.269.268.537336139.230.057.146.2477.27.91.10.00.023.1    
20Harry Hanebrink2b-3bL315797102531170021201003.258.273.340.613335100.286.082.103.2732.012.06.01.097.020.0    
7Joe LonnettcR3243938161011001141713123.172.284.215.499202112.197.043.183.23612.515.21.20.993.012.5    
36Robin RobertspB32358961750030052312004.191.242.247.48922597.258.056.112.2265.223.74.60.00.029.4    
10Bob BowmanofR28577971000250052300103.127.176.203.37916285.145.076.139.1765.927.14.62.439.520.0    
49Jim OwenspR2531750910060063503000.120.185.133.31810184.225.013.093.1577.141.75.80.00.011.1    
29Gene ConleypR28256731620050101614000.239.250.269.51918272.314.030.015.2340.022.20.00.00.012.5    
2Granny HamnerssR32216410194026015500012.297.348.453.80129669.298.156.219.3517.37.31.02.932.031.6    
35Solly DrakeofB28676210910035581500000.145.243.161.40410170.191.016.145.20211.421.41.90.00.011.1    
46Don CardwellpR2326553300120012811001.055.088.109.1976158.077.054.073.0941.748.328.01.755.033.3    
38Jim HegancR38255111010080131001210.196.232.216.44811157.233.020.059.1975.317.53.30.00.010.0    
6Jim BolgerofR273548141001003800114.083.135.104.2395152.098.021.083.1065.815.42.70.00.025.0    
48Ray SemprochpR2830341600020001602000.176.176.176.3526036.333.000.000.1590.044.40.00.00.00.0    
40,22Ruben GomezpR312417030001001503000.176.222.176.3983021.250.000.059.1904.823.85.00.00.00.0    
42Jack MeyerpR274714110000000900000.071.071.071.1421014.200.000.000.0640.064.30.00.00.00.0    
34Humberto RobinsonpR293113231002002401100.231.313.308.6214117.300.077.231.28111.823.52.00.00.033.3    
44Taylor PhillipspL263211110000000600000.091.091.091.1821011.200.000.000.0820.054.60.00.00.00.0    
41Chris ShortpR2136000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0    
43Turk FarrellpR25386010000000301000.167.167.167.334107.333.000.000.1500.042.90.00.00.00.0    
33Al SchrollpR2734011002000100000.250.250.500.750214.333.250.250.3210.025.00.00.00.0100.0    
16John EastonhR2633000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
50Ed KeeganpR1933000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0    
44Seth MoreheadpL2433100000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0    
22Jim HearnpR3862100000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.333.31.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (35 players)1545109599123719638113560394649885834593554111.242.312.362.67418483475735.269.362.216.0008.715.01.72.045.228.1 

1959 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
36Robin RobertsR32STMLB15174.273535019200257.126713712234351371251.179.341.191.224.793.914.79.4693.66    
49Jim OwensR25STMLB12123.213130111111221.1203977914731358031.258.250.572.975.491.853.94.5003.18    
29Gene ConleyR28STMLB1273.002522312321180.0159686013421024021.127.950.652.105.102.433.40.6323.08    
46Don CardwellR23STMLB9104.06252235100153.0135776922651063041.317.941.293.826.241.634.53.4744.38    
48Ray SemprochR28S/RMLB3105.403018122073111.211976671259542031.609.590.974.764.350.926.13.2314.64    
42Jack MeyerR27RelMLB533.36471461021193.2764335953713011.387.300.865.096.821.344.13.6254.01    
34Humberto RobinsonR29RelMLB243.33314271014173.0703627624323101.298.630.742.963.951.334.44.3333.72    
40,22Ruben GomezR31S/RMLB386.1020128216172.19055491224373101.5811.201.492.994.601.546.84.2734.67    
44Taylor PhillipsL26RelMLB145.00323291012163.0723535431354001.6310.290.574.435.001.135.00.2003.73    
43Turk FarrellR25RelMLB164.74380380027657.0613030925313001.519.631.423.954.891.244.74.1434.82    
41Chris ShortL21S/RMLB008.16321000014.119131331082012.0611.931.886.285.020.808.16.0006.45    
22Jim HearnR38RelMLB025.73606001011.015772610001.9112.271.644.910.820.175.73.0006.36    
28Curt SimmonsL30RelMLB004.50707004010.016552040011.6014.401.800.003.6004.50.0004.64    
44Seth MoreheadL24STMLB029.90330000010.01511113380001.8013.502.702.707.202.679.90.0005.74    
33Al SchrollR27RelMLB118.6830300209.112991640001.9811.570.965.793.860.678.68.5005.01    
50Ed KeeganR19STMLB0318.0033000009.019181821332013.5619.002.0013.003.000.2318.00.0009.43    
10Bob BowmanR28RelMLB016.0050500406.05541501001.677.501.507.500.000.007.50.0007.21    
41Freddy RodriguezR35RelMLB0013.5010100002.04331010012.0018.004.500.004.50013.50.0009.54    
Pitching Totals: (18 players)64904.281551551905481011513531357725643150474769394221.359.031.003.155.121.624.82.416  

1959 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PJack Meyer27MLBp47-934141219.9470.380.19---47100.030.5Fielding by Day
PTurk Farrell25MLBp38-572800101.0000.260.18---38100.024.7Fielding by Day
PRobin Roberts32MLBp35-25722381261.9841.710.23---35100.022.7Fielding by Day
PTaylor Phillips26MLBp32-635122119.8950.530.27---32100.020.8Fielding by Day
PHumberto Robinson29MLBp31-733162021.9050.610.26---31100.020.1Fielding by Day
PJim Owens25MLBp31-2218331442.9761.320.19---31100.020.1Fielding by Day
PRay Semproch28MLBp30-1116211428.9640.900.24---30100.019.5Fielding by Day
PGene Conley28MLBp25-1809292240.9501.520.21---25100.016.2Fielding by Day
PDon Cardwell23MLBp25-1534133220.8500.680.11---2696.216.2Fielding by Day
PRuben Gomez31MLBp20-727182327.9261.250.35---2483.313.0Fielding by Day
PCurt Simmons30MLBp7-10020021.0000.290.20---7100.04.5Fielding by Day
PJim Hearn38MLBp6-11140051.0000.830.45---6100.03.9Fielding by Day
PBob Bowman28MLBof5-6110021.0000.400.33---578.83.2Fielding by Day
PChris Short21MLBp3-14020021.0000.670.14---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PEd Keegan19MLBp3-9010011.0000.330.11---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PSeth Morehead24MLBp3-10110021.0000.670.20---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PAl Schroll27MLBp3-9020021.0000.670.22---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PFreddy Rodriguez35MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CCarl Sawatski31MLBc69--3062374336.9794.770.00--47493.244.8Fielding by Day
CValmy Thomas30MLBc65--3102573342.9805.150.00--56698.542.2Fielding by Day
CJoe Lonnett32MLBc43--171430178.9834.070.00--443100.027.9Fielding by Day
CJim Hegan38MLBc25--84111296.9903.800.00--125100.016.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BEd Bouchee26MLB1b134--11279517961239.9869.120.00---13698.587.0Fielding by Day
1BDave Philley39MLBof24--17411417189.9797.710.00---9924.215.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BSparky Anderson25MLB2b152--3434031270758.9844.910.00---152100.098.7Fielding by Day
2BHarry Hanebrink31MLB2b-of15--11133627.8891.600.00---5726.39.7Fielding by Day
2BJoe Koppe28MLBss11--71500221.0002.000.00---1268.77.1Fielding by Day
2BGene Freese25MLB3b6--841113.9232.000.00---1324.53.9Fielding by Day
2BChico Fernandez27MLBss2--020021.0001.000.00---454.41.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BGene Freese25MLB3b109--831562215261.9162.190.00---13282.670.8Fielding by Day
3BWillie Jones33MLB3b46--407635119.9752.520.00---4797.929.9Fielding by Day
3BHarry Hanebrink31MLB2b-of9--5152022.9092.220.00---5715.85.8Fielding by Day
3BGranny Hamner32MLBif1--000000.000.00---214.80.6Fielding by Day
3BValmy Thomas30MLBc1--000000.000.00---661.50.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSJoe Koppe28MLBss113--2183472767592.9545.000.00---12689.773.4Fielding by Day
SSChico Fernandez27MLBss40--7784723168.9584.030.00---4588.926.0Fielding by Day
SSGranny Hamner32MLBif15--13413457.9473.600.00---2171.49.7Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFRichie Ashburn32MLBof149--3594111374.9712.440.00---15397.496.8Fielding by Day
OFHarry Anderson27MLBof-1b137--2831764306.9802.190.00---14296.589.0Fielding by Day
OFWally Post29MLBof120--2261223240.9921.980.00---13290.977.9Fielding by Day
OFSolly Drake28MLBof37--35000351.0000.950.00---6755.224.0Fielding by Day
OFDave Philley39MLBof34--64401681.0002.000.00---9934.322.1Fielding by Day
OFBob Bowman28MLBof20--29101301.0001.500.00---5735.113.0Fielding by Day
OFJim Bolger27MLBof9--1501016.9381.670.00---3525.75.8Fielding by Day
OFHarry Hanebrink31MLB2b-of1--100011.0001.000.00---571.80.6Fielding by Day

1959 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Benny BengoughThird Base Coach1898-07-27 60Niagara Falls,New York MLB1923-19321923-1932   C
Dick CarterAssistant Coach1916-08-31 42Philadelphia,Pennsylvania --   OF-P
Tom FerrickPitching Coach1915-01-06 44New York,New York MLB1941-19521941-1952   P
Dale JonesScout1918-12-17 40Marquette,Nebraska MLB1941-19411941-1941   P
John QuinnGeneral Manager1908-- 51- --   EXEC
Johnny RiddleBullpen Coach1905-10-03 53Clinton,South Carolina MLB1930-19481930-1948   C
Eddie SawyerManager1910-09-10 48Westerly,Rhode Island --   MGR
Ken SilvestriAssistant Coach1916-05-03 43Chicago,Illinois MLB1939-19511939-1951   C