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1959 CHICAGO CUBS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  74-80   .481
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Bob Scheffing
General Manager:   John Holland
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  858,255
Playoffs:  -

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Elmer Singleton (41)
Youngest Player:  Billy Williams (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ernie Banks (7)
Top Hitter:  Ernie Banks (3)
Top Pitcher:  Glen Hobbie (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  80.13%
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

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Tony Taylor+2b-3b1223UDFA: 1955MLB15062496175308838239458660678.280.331.393724.324245688479915.1.311
14Ernie Banks+1b-ss328UDFA: 1953MLB15558997179256451432464727202918.304.374.596970.4093516714431378.4.279
17Alvin Dark+ss-3b2137-MLB1364776012622964511555039734.264.342.386728.322184545366745.5.283
21George Altman+of4126-MLB13542054103144124710348074618.245.312.383695.310161468332524.2.277
7Walt Moryn+of-33-MLB11738141891411448004466322213.234.316.386702.315147432309484.2.248
9Bobby Thomson+of5835-MLB1223745597152115210355026259.259.322.398721.317149418293524.8.270
2Lee Walls+of5526-MLB120354439118383302427351536.257.342.393734.331139409279514.9.301
15Sammy Taylor+c4826-MLB11035341951321343103547113016.269.336.428764.329151390265555.6.279
8Dale Long+1b-33-MLB1102963470103143700315302036.236.306.432738.324128330235424.8.241
12Jim Marshall+1b-28-MLB1082943974101114001333901135.252.324.405729.325119331230435.0.255
6Earl Averill+c-of-27-MLB741862244100103401153921022.237.298.452749.32884205147274.9.245
20Irv Noren+of6834-MLB6515627506241920132431001.321.384.462845.37672172107307.6.359
43Art Schult+1b-of-31-MLB421181732702140071420216.271.320.381702.3154513095154.2.291
11Cal Neeman+c-30-MLB44105717203900112302101.162.241.267508.228281179051.6.177
32Bob Anderson+p-23-MLB37806610030033410601.075.119.087207.10379081-6-2.1.130
40Glen Hobbie+p-23-MLB46793910020023000300.114.136.127262.122108473-4-1.6.184
16Randy Jackson+3b-33-MLB41747185111000111001605.243.341.378720.323289167104.0.270
31Dave Hillman+p-31-MLB42600900030063210400.150.239.150389.19597155-1-0.7.321
4Johnny Goryl+2b-3b-25-MLB2548193116115300003.187.264.354618.27817534352.9.182
39Moe Drabowsky+p-23-MLB31452510020022000001.111.149.133282.13464741-3-1.8.200
41Art Ceccarelli+p-29-MLB18332300000031600201.091.167.091258.13433833-2-2.0.176
4Billy Williams+of-21UDFA: 1956MLB1833050102001700002.152.176.212389.175734300-0.3.192
37Bill Henry+p-31-MLB65314600020001200100.194.194.194387.175632260-0.5.316
38John Buzhardt+p-22-MLB31294210000011500200.069.100.103203.09633229-2-2.3.143
36Don Elston+p-30-MLB6519240001000200300.211.211.211421.1904221810.9.235
30Dick Drott+p-22-MLB88010000000200000.125.125.125250.1131870-1.4.167
42Elmer Singleton+p-41-MLB216000000000400000.000.000.0000.000066--.000
41Taylor Phillips+p-26-MLB74000000000100000.000.000.0000.000044--.000
22,42Lou Jackson+of-23-MLB64210001000200000.250.250.250500.22514300.3.500
45Ben Johnson+p-28-MLB44000001000100100.000.000.0000.000055--.000
46Joe Schaffernoth+p-21-MLB53000000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
20Chick King+of-28-MLB73300000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
16Bobby Adams+3b-2b-37-MLB32000000000100000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
41Seth Morehead+p-24-MLB112011000000000000.500.5001.0001500.642221128.1.500
18Don Eaddy+3b-25-MLB151300000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
43Bob Porterfield+p-35-MLB41100000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (36 players)1545296673132120944163635321949891143636240106.249.317.398715--2107593942027094.6.272

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
32Bob Anderson+2123-MLB12134.1337367110235.1245117108217711345 31.379.370.802.944.320.68.3141.57
40Glen Hobbie+1023-MLB16133.69463310330234.0204105961510613896 01.327.850.584.085.310.77.2981.19
31Dave Hillman+2231-MLB8113.5339244150191.0178847517438811 01.168.390.802.034.150.49.2921.00
39Moe Drabowsky+4923-MLB5104.1331233140141.2138786521757073 01.508.771.334.764.451.07.2731.04
37Bill Henry+2531-MLB982.68650003512134.11114240192611531 11.027.441.271.747.700.23.2760.68
41Art Ceccarelli+4829-MLB554.7618154220102.095585419375641 11.298.381.683.264.940.66.2800.84
38John Buzhardt+-22-MLB454.9731101170101.1107645612293311 01.349.501.072.582.930.88.2871.37
36Don Elston+2630-MLB1083.3265000491397.277403611468223 01.267.101.014.247.560.56.2830.68
42Elmer Singleton+5441-MLB212.722110012043.04015132122500 01.218.370.422.515.230.48.3581.63
30Dick Drott+-22-MLB125.9386110027.12519185261520 01.878.231.658.564.941.73.2440.58
41Seth Morehead+-24-MLB014.82112001018.225131018900 01.7712.050.483.864.340.89.5110.81
41Taylor Phillips+5526-MLB027.5672000016.2221414311502 01.9811.881.625.942.702.20.3111.30
45Ben Johnson+-28-MLB002.1642001016.2175414600 01.269.180.542.163.240.67.2760.95
22Ed Donnelly+-24-MLB113.1490003014.1187519600 11.8811.300.635.653.771.50.3701.92
46Joe Schaffernoth+-21-MLB108.225100107.2117714300 01.9612.911.174.703.521.33.3701.09
43Bob Porterfield+4635-MLB0011.374000006.1149813000 02.6819.891.424.260.00--.7220.86
45Morrie Martin+-36-MLB0019.293000102.155521101 02.5719.297.713.863.861.00.3750.60
43Bob Smith+-31-MLB0081.001000000.256602010 010.5067.500.0027.000.00------
Totals: (36 players)74804.011541543010124251,391133768862016351976534--61.318.650.983.364.950.68.298 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sammy TaylorC10949737101.9820.00 
Cal NeemanC38158911.9940.00 
Earl AverillC321731171.9630.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dale Long1B85731491263.9850.00 
Jim Marshall1B7255851252.9970.00 
Art Schult1B231266215.9850.00 
Alvin Dark1B426411.9680.00 
Bobby Adams1B12010.6670.00 
Irv Noren1B130001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony Taylor2B14935245625105.9700.00 
Johnny Goryl2B11112511.9730.00 
Earl Averill2B236011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Alvin Dark3B1311112552020.9480.00 
Randy Jackson3B22202832.9410.00 
Earl Averill3B13163252.9060.00 
Johnny Goryl3B406011.0000.00 
Don Eaddy3B10110.5000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ernie BanksSS1542715191295.9850.00 
Tony TaylorSS230001.0000.00 
Alvin DarkSS111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George AltmanOF121278732.9900.00 
Lee WallsOF119203170.9670.00 
Bobby ThomsonOF116223934.9870.00 
Walt MorynOF104175921.9890.00 
Irv NorenOF40814011.0000.00 
Art SchultOF15260001.0000.00 
Billy WilliamsOF10180001.0000.00 
Jim MarshallOF871001.0000.00 
Earl AverillOF55010.8330.00 
Randy JacksonOF10000.0000.00 
Chick KingOF120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don ElstonP659731421.8951.57 
Bill HenryP6513421812.9521.34 
Glen HobbieP46234184042.9352.23 
Dave HillmanP39191283120.9672.78 
Bob AndersonP37235134344.9332.14 
John BuzhardtP3110172231.9062.58 
Moe DrabowskyP31141122121.9432.10 
Elmer SingletonP214351011.9373.14 
Art CeccarelliP1810221511.9441.50 
Seth MoreheadP11180000.0000.00 
Ed DonnellyP91403001.0001.91 
Dick DrottP8270410.8001.33 
Taylor PhillipsP71614001.0002.78 
Joe SchaffernothP5701001.0001.25 
Ben JohnsonP41621001.0001.67 
Bob PorterfieldP4602011.0002.95 
Morrie MartinP3201001.0004.29 
Bob SmithP1001001.00045.00 


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