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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: Season in progress

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


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Joe Schaffernoth1959-04-151959L  7-1 @ SFN  11000020004000--10-01st career game
Glen Hobbie1959-04-211959W  1-0 vs SLNWSHO910001400130000--5911-6Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
Joe Schaffernoth1959-05-021959W  4-3 @ PHIW 320002100011000--41-01st career win
Glen Hobbie1959-05-131959W  10-0 vs CINWSHO930005600035000--6613-9Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
Dave Hillman1959-05-281959W  7-5 @ LANW 7.2522111110029105723369%8712-2111 Strikeouts
Bill Henry1959-05-291959W  9-4 @ LANSv 3.21000040001046351176%13223-26Threw 76% strikes
Dick Drott1959-06-141959W  6-0 vs MLNWSHO970002300036000--7820-22Complete game/Shutout
John Buzhardt1959-06-211959W  4-0 vs PHIWSHO910001300028000--227-2Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
Art Ceccarelli1959-07-171959W  1-0 vs CINWSHO960006100039000--566-13Complete game/Shutout
Don Elston1959-07-241959L  6-5 @ SFNL 2.131102500012000--14020-17Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Ed Donnelly1959-08-011959L  12-3 @ CIN  352101200016000--10-01st career game
Moe Drabowsky1959-08-071959W  4-0 vs PITWSHO950002600032000--8028-36Complete game/Shutout
Ed Donnelly1959-08-131959W  20-9 vs SFNW 11000110004000--41-11st career win
Glen Hobbie1959-08-141959W  7-5 vs SFNW 71044131010033000--8919-1510 Strikeouts
Art Ceccarelli1959-09-061959W  3-0 @ LANWSHO1060006800040166887853%669-14Complete game/Shutout
Ben Johnson1959-09-061959W  5-3 @ LAN  5.21111120001864402463%10-01st career game
Bob Anderson1959-09-111959W  2-1 vs SLNWCG931102500032000--5514-143-hitter
Glen Hobbie1959-09-131959W  8-0 vs SLNWSHO930002500031000--9522-17Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter


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