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1959 San Francisco Giants (MLB)

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W-L Record: 83-71 .539
Rank: 3rd in National League
Run Differential: 705-613 + 92
Roster Continuity 67.70% 13/16
Manager(s): Bill Rigney
General Manager: Chub Feeney
Location: San Francisco, California
Ballpark: Seals Stadium
Attendance: 1,422,130 6/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

First Base Coach: Wes Westrum
Hitting Coach: Lefty O'Doul
Third Base Coach: Salty Parker
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1959 San Francisco Giants season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    23Felipe AlouOF-1B6-1195R-R241958Not draftedMLB--
    43Johnny AntonelliP6-0190L-L291948Not draftedMLB--
    39Curt BarclayP6-3210R-R271957Not draftedMLB--
    25Jackie BrandtOF5-11170R-R251956Not draftedMLB--
    16Eddie BressoudSS6-1175R-R271956Not draftedMLB--
    36Bud ByerlyP6-2185R-R381943Not draftedMLB--
    30Orlando Cepeda1B6-2210R-R211958Not draftedMLB--
    12Jim Davenport3B5-11175R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    39Eddie FisherP6-2200R-R221959Not draftedMLB--
    27Jim HeganC6-2195R-R381941Not draftedMLB--
    38Gordon JonesP6-0190R-R291954Not draftedMLB--
    19Sam JonesP6-4200R-R331951Not draftedMLB--
    28Willie KirklandOF6-1206L-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    5Hobie LandrithC5-10170L-R291950Not draftedMLB--
    24Willie MaysOF5-11180R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    8Roger McCardellC6-0200R-R261959Not draftedMLB--
    40Mike McCormickP6-2195L-L201956Not draftedMLB--
    44Willie McCovey1B6-4210L-L211959Not draftedMLB--
    37Stu MillerP5-11165R-R311952Not draftedMLB--
    36Billy MuffettP6-1198R-R281957Not draftedMLB--
    22Danny O'Connell2B-3B6-0180R-R321950Not draftedMLB--
    10Jose PaganSS-3B5-9165R-R241959Not draftedMLB--
    28Marshall RenfroeP6-0180L-L231959Not draftedMLB--
    26Dusty RhodesOF6-0180L-R321952Not draftedMLB--
    15,17Andre RodgersSS6-3200R-R241957Not draftedMLB--
    33Jack SanfordP6-0190R-R301956Not draftedMLB--
    6Hank SauerOF6-4199R-R421941Not draftedMLB--
    9Bob SchmidtC6-2205R-R261958Not draftedMLB--
    42Joe ShipleyP6-4210R-R241958Not draftedMLB--
    26Bob SpeakeOF-1B6-1178L-L281955Not draftedMLB--
    20Daryl SpencerSS-2B6-2190R-R291952Not draftedMLB--
    39Leon WagnerOF6-1195L-R251958UDFAMLB--
    32Al WorthingtonP6-2205R-R301953Not draftedMLB--
    34Dom ZanniP5-11180R-R271958Not draftedMLB--

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