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1959 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  San Francisco,CA
Team Record:  83-71   .539
Result:   3rd in National League
Manager(s):  Bill Rigney
General Manager:   Chub Feeney
Stadium:  Seals Stadium
Attendance:  1,422,130
Playoffs:  -

San Francisco Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hank Sauer (42)
Youngest Player:  Mike McCormick (20)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Willie Mays (4)
Top Pitcher:  Sam Jones (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  67.70%
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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
23Felipe AlouOF-1BMLB6-1195RightRight5/12/193524Haina,Dominican Republic1955UDFA Nyg

43Johnny AntonelliPMLB6-0190LeftLeft4/12/193029Rochester,New YorkUDFA 
39Curt BarclayPMLB6-3210RightRight8/22/193127Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
25Jackie BrandtOFMLB5-11170RightRight4/28/193425Omaha,NebraskaUDFA 
16Eddie BressoudSSMLB6-1175RightRight5/2/193227Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
36Bud ByerlyPMLB6-2185RightRight10/26/192038Webster Grove,MissouriUDFA 
30Orlando Cepeda1BMLB6-2210RightRight9/17/193721Ponce,Puerto Rico1955UDFA Nyg
12Jim Davenport3BMLB5-11175RightRight8/17/193325Siluria,AlabamaUDFA 
39Eddie FisherPMLB6-2200RightRight7/16/193622Shreveport,Louisiana1958UDFA SF
27Jim HeganCMLB6-2195RightRight8/3/192038Lynn,MassachusettsUDFA 
38Gordon JonesPMLB6-0190RightRight4/2/193029Portland,OregonUDFA 
19Sam JonesPMLB6-4200RightRight12/14/192533Stewartsville,OhioUDFA 
28Willie KirklandOFMLB6-1206LeftRight2/17/193425Siluria,AlabamaUDFA 
5Hobie LandrithCMLB5-10170LeftRight3/16/193029Decatur,IllinoisUDFA 
24Willie MaysOFMLB5-11180RightRight5/6/193128Westfield,Alabama1950UDFA Nyg
8Roger McCardellCMLB6-0200RightRight8/29/193226Gorsuch Mills,MarylandUDFA 
40Mike McCormickPMLB6-2195LeftLeft9/29/193820Pasadena,CaliforniaUDFA 
44Willie McCovey1BMLB6-4210LeftLeft1/10/193821Mobile,Alabama1955UDFA SF
37Stu MillerPMLB5-11165RightRight12/26/192731Northampton,MassachusettsUDFA 
36Billy MuffettPMLB6-1198RightRight9/21/193028Hammond,IndianaUDFA 
22Danny O'Connell2B-3BMLB6-0180RightRight1/21/192732Paterson,New JerseyUDFA 
10Jose PaganSS-3BMLB5-9165RightRight5/5/193524Barceloneta,Puerto Rico1955UDFA Nyg
28Marshall RenfroePMLB6-0180LeftLeft5/25/193623Century,FloridaUDFA 
26Dusty RhodesOFMLB6-0180LeftRight5/13/192732Mathews,AlabamaUDFA 
15,17Andre RodgersSSMLB6-3200RightRight12/2/193424Nassau,BahamasUDFA 
33Jack SanfordPMLB6-0190RightRight5/18/192930Wellesley Hills,MassachusettsUDFA 
6Hank SauerOFMLB6-4199RightRight3/17/191742Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
9Bob SchmidtCMLB6-2205RightRight4/22/193326St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
42Joe ShipleyPMLB6-4210RightRight5/9/193524Morristown,TennesseeUDFA 
26Bob SpeakeOF-1BMLB6-1178LeftLeft8/22/193028Springfield,MissouriUDFA 
20Daryl SpencerSS-2BMLB6-2190RightRight7/13/192929Wichita,KansasUDFA 
39Leon WagnerOFMLB6-1195LeftRight5/13/193425Chattanooga,TennesseeUDFA 
32Al WorthingtonPMLB6-2205RightRight2/5/192930Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
34Dom ZanniPMLB5-11180RightRight3/1/193227Bronx,New YorkUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Chub FeeneyGeneral Manager 
Bill KingBroadcaster 
Lefty O'DoulHitting Coach 
Salty ParkerThird Base Coach 
Bill RigneyManager 
Wes WestrumFirst Base Coach 


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