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1959 CHICAGO WHITE SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  94-60   .610
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Al Lopez
General Manager:   Charlie Comiskey
Stadium:  Comiskey Park
Attendance:  1,423,144
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Dodgers)

Chicago White Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Early Wynn (39)
Youngest Player:  Johnny Callison (20)
Longest Tenure:  Billy Pierce (11)
Top Hitter:  Nellie Fox (2)
Top Pitcher:  Early Wynn (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  87.14%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Chi White Sox9460.610--
Cleveland8965.5785.0
NY Yankees7975.51315.0
Detroit7678.49418.0
Boston7579.48719.0
Baltimore7480.48120.0
KC Athletics6688.42928.0
Washington6391.40931.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
11Luis AparicioSSMLB5-9160RightRight4/29/193425Maracaibo,Venezuela1954UDFA CHW

25Rudy AriasPMLB5-10165LeftLeft6/6/193128Las Vilas,CubaUDFA 
26Earl BatteyCMLB6-1205RightRight1/5/193524Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
8Ray Boone3B-SSMLB6-1188RightRight7/27/192335San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
9Johnny CallisonOFMLB5-10175LeftRight3/12/193920Qualls,Oklahoma1957UDFA CHW
44Cam CarreonCMLB6-0198RightRight8/6/193721Colton,CaliforniaUDFA 
38Norm Cash1BMLB6-0190LeftLeft11/10/193424Justiceburg,Texas1955UDFA CHW
32Larry DobyOFMLB6-1182LeftRight12/13/192335Camden,South CarolinaUDFA 
22Dick DonovanPMLB6-3205LeftRight12/7/192731Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
3Del EnnisOFMLB6-0195RightRight6/8/192534Philadelphia,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
14Sammy Esposito3B-SSMLB5-9165RightRight12/15/193127Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
2Nellie Fox2BMLB5-9150LeftRight12/25/192731St. Thomas,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
6Billy Goodman2B-1BMLB5-11165LeftRight3/22/192633Concord,North CarolinaUDFA 
28Joe HicksOFMLB6-0180LeftRight4/7/193326Ivy,VirginiaUDFA 
4Ron Jackson1BMLB6-7225RightRight10/22/193325Kalamazoo,MichiganUDFA 
4,8Ted Kluszewski1BMLB6-2225LeftLeft9/10/192434Argo,IllinoisUDFA 
1Jim LandisOFMLB6-1180RightRight3/9/193425Fresno,CaliforniaUDFA 
18Barry LatmanPMLB6-3210RightRight5/21/193623Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
10Sherm LollarCMLB6-1185RightRight8/23/192434Durham,ArkansasUDFA 
27Turk LownPMLB6-1185RightRight5/30/192435Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
32J.C. MartinCMLB6-2200LeftRight12/13/193622Axton,Virginia1956UDFA CHW
3Jim McAnanyOFMLB5-10196RightRight9/4/193622Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
15Ken McBridePMLB6-0195RightRight8/12/193523Huntsville,AlabamaUDFA 
29Ray MoorePMLB6-1205RightRight6/1/192633Meadows,MarylandUDFA 
32Don MuellerOFMLB6-0185LeftRight4/14/192732St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
12Gary PetersPMLB6-2200LeftLeft4/21/193722Grove City,Pennsylvania1956UDFA CHW
5Bubba Phillips3B-OFMLB5-9180RightRight2/24/192831West Point,MississippiUDFA 
19Billy PiercePMLB5-10160LeftLeft4/2/192732Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
28Claude RaymondPMLB5-10175RightRight5/7/193722St. Jean,QuebecUDFA 
7Jim RiveraOFMLB6-0196LeftLeft7/22/192236New York,New YorkUDFA 
20Johnny RomanoCMLB5-11205RightRight8/23/193424Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
15Don RudolphPMLB5-11195LeftLeft8/16/193127Baltimore,MarylandUDFA 
35Bob ShawPMLB6-2195RightRight6/29/193326Bronx,New YorkUDFA 
8Harry SimpsonOF-1BMLB6-1190LeftRight12/3/192533Atlanta,GeorgiaUDFA 
3Lou SkizasOF-3BMLB5-11175RightRight6/2/193227Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
16Al SmithOF-3BMLB6-0191RightRight2/7/192831Kirkwood,MissouriUDFA 
21Gerry StaleyPMLB6-0195RightRight8/21/192038Brush Prairie,WashingtonUDFA 
36Joe StankaPMLB6-5201RightRight7/23/193127Hammon,OklahomaUDFA 
17Earl Torgeson1BMLB6-3180LeftLeft1/1/192435Snohomish,WashingtonUDFA 
24Early WynnPMLB6-0200BothRight1/6/192039Hartford,AlabamaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Ray BerresBullpen Coach 
Jack BrickhouseBroadcaster 
Charlie ComiskeyGeneral Manager 
Johnny CooneyAssistant Coach 
Tony CuccinelloThird Base Coach 
Bob ElsonBroadcaster 
Don GutteridgeFirst Base Coach 
Vince LloydBroadcaster 
Al LopezManager 
Don WellsBroadcaster 


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