1959 Baltimore Orioles Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 74-80
Finished 6th in the AL
Attendance: 892,196, Avg. 13,941
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Manager: Paul Richards (74-80)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
1959 Baltimore Orioles Roster
1959 Baltimore Orioles Results

The Baltimore Orioles of the American League ended the 1959 season with a record of 74 wins and 80 losses, finishing sixth in the AL.

The Orioles scored 551 runs, worst in the league, and allowed 621 runs. Gus Triandos led Baltimore with 25 home runs, and Bob Nieman walloped 20 or more, too. Gene Woodling drove in 77 runs and topped hitters with significant playing time by hitting .300. Milt Pappas and Hoyt Wilhelm paced the team with 15 wins each, while Hoyt Wilhelm recorded a 2.19 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Paul Richards coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Milt Pappas159.6253.27332741543209.3175827687521204114858
Hoyt Wilhelm1511.5772.19322721330226.01786455137731391005902
Hal Brown119.5503.7931217203164.015873691632581102674
Jerry Walker1110.5242.9230226724182.0160685913529100312736
Billy O'Dell1012.4552.9338249621199.316374651867788102826
Ernie Johnson41.8004.113111600150.3573223619229312230
Billy Loes47.3644.0637031001464.3583129525334300275
Arnie Portocarrero27.2226.802714810090.010773681032023201408
Billy Hoeft11.5005.71163600041.0502926619330002186
Jack Fisher16.1433.052771011288.7763630738152110375
Rip Coleman000.003020004.0400020400017
Wes Stock003.5570200112.71665120800255
George Bamberger007.563110018.31577120200139
George Zuverink01.0004.1560100013.01576160100155
Jack Harshman06.0006.85148500047.3583936628524202221
Totals7480.4813.563351551104512301400.3129062155411147640735304365857

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Gene Woodling140524440631322221477117835.300.402.455.85620050154
Willie Tasby142552505691261651348353480.250.303.378.68219186520
Bob Boyd12846141542110202341312914.265.312.345.6561431211241
Bob Nieman118409360491051822160124255.292.367.528.895190122323
Brooks Robinson883333132989152424221737.284.325.383.70912052105
Billy Gardner1404514013487132627213861.217.284.304.589122121839
Gus Triandos1264683934385712573006556.216.330.430.760169123436
Billy Klaus1043773213380110325245138.249.350.312.66210060321
Al Pilarcik1303172733777121316933025.282.355.366.722100711301
Chico Carrasquel1143913462877130428233441.223.292.295.587102101821
Walt Dropo62166151174290621001220.278.329.457.7866960210
Albie Pearson801521382232420640135.232.296.290.5864040010
Jim Finigan4813011914306011010910.252.300.328.6283960020
Joe Ginsberg65190166143020114102113.181.268.211.4793560033
Barry Shetrone33887981611053059.203.247.241.4881900311
Whitey Lockman38786971511020084.217.299.261.5601810100
Willy Miranda659688814500700716.159.221.216.4371920100
Jerry Adair12363531101020015.314.333.371.7051300000
Jerry Walker316965411001410115.169.182.215.3971400300
Milt Pappas338179411100200135.139.150.152.3021200100
Bob Hale40565421030070026.185.214.241.4551310001
Bobby Avila2051471800000045.170.235.170.406850000
Lenny Green2727243700120013.292.346.417.7631001100
Fred Valentine1222190600010134.316.409.316.725600000
Joe Taylor14433225101200115.156.372.281.653900000
Billy O'Dell43666055001211418.083.141.133.274810200
Hoyt Wilhelm32857624000200523.053.111.053.164410400
Billy Hoeft1612120310000006.250.250.333.583410000
Jack Fisher2724230310020008.130.167.174.341401000
Ernie Johnson31661200010000.333.333.333.667210000
Jack Harshman1512103200110022.200.333.500.833500000
Leo Burke511100200010005.200.273.200.473211000
Hal Brown31554222010100413.048.130.095.226410900
Billy Loes37880100000001.125.125.125.250100000
George Bamberger3220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Arnie Portocarrero27252110000000113.000.045.000.045000300
Wes Stock7220000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Ron Hansen2540000000011.000.200.000.200000000
Bob Saverine1001000000000000000
Rip Coleman3000000000000000000
George Zuverink62000000000201.000000000
Totals2096588352085511240182231095143624536690.238.310.345.655179512620883136


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Bob Boyd1B109101878.0927461588.9859.9748.9270000
Walt Dropo1B5437355.038618442.9901.2427.4810000
Whitey Lockman1B2212112.71163113.9929.5065.4090000
Bob Hale1B8544.7482051.0001.0756.2500000
Chico Carrasquel1B103.03011.7509.0003.0000000
Billy Gardner2B1391291114.333339218104.9765.8565.2160000
Chico Carrasquel2B2215124.0293314.9844.5002.8180000
Jerry Adair2B11870.0241734.9325.2713.7270000
Bobby Avila2B8237.091012.9504.6222.3750000
Whitey Lockman2B5017.08614.9337.4122.8000000
Jim Finigan2B6014.0611021.0001.9292.8330000
Leo Burke2B2113.043001.0004.8463.5000000
Willy Miranda2B507.332011.0006.1361.0000000
Billy Klaus2B102.70000.000.0000000
Brooks Robinson2B101.00000.000.0000000
Brooks Robinson3B8780723.3921871325.9553.4713.2070000
Billy Klaus3B4945362.3438467.9553.1552.5920000
Jim Finigan3B4229267.7306444.9593.1612.2380000
Willy Miranda3B11023.76811.9335.3241.2730000
Leo Burke3B2110.001001.000.900.5000000
Billy Gardner3B105.010001.0001.8001.0000000
Walt Dropo3B204.002011.0004.5001.0000000
Chico Carrasquel3B203.011001.0006.0001.0000000
Bobby Avila3B101.301001.0006.7501.0000000
Gus TriandosC125115967.359763135.9816.1415.2802829332745.0
Joe GinsbergC6240433.02412924.9935.6124.35521671365.0
Willie TasbyOF1371231123.332013114.9682.6682.4310000
Gene WoodlingOF124118976.7210240.9811.9541.7100000
Bob NiemanOF9794723.7171650.9732.2011.8250000
Al PilarcikOF10660649.7133331.9781.8841.2830000
Albie PearsonOF5023273.075210.9872.5381.5400000
Barry ShetroneOF2317174.736020.9471.8551.5650000
Joe TaylorOF121088.0100001.0001.023.8330000
Lenny GreenOF23576.092001.0001.303.4780000
Bobby AvilaOF10960.0120001.0001.8001.2000000
Fred ValentineOF8655.07110.8891.3091.0000000
Whitey LockmanOF101.00000.000.0000000
Hoyt WilhelmP3227226.01332011.0001.7921.4060000
Milt PappasP3327209.363632.9331.8061.2730000
Billy O'DellP3824199.374433.9442.3031.3420000
Jerry WalkerP3022182.0532021.0001.8301.2330000
Hal BrownP3121164.092512.9711.8661.0970000
Arnie PortocarreroP271490.062010.9632.600.9630000
Jack FisherP27788.721110.9291.320.4810000
Billy LoesP37064.3315031.0002.518.4860000
Ernie JohnsonP31150.311010.9171.967.3550000
Jack HarshmanP14847.3412021.0003.0421.1430000
Billy HoeftP16341.00711.8751.537.4380000
George ZuverinkP6013.004001.0002.769.6670000
Wes StockP7012.70210.6671.421.2860000
George BambergerP318.303001.0003.2401.0000000
Rip ColemanP304.004011.0009.0001.3330000
Chico CarrasquelSS8980691.31242371163.9704.7004.0560000
Billy KlausSS5941407.077147721.9704.9533.7970000
Willy MirandaSS4730269.05198423.9744.9853.1700000
Jerry AdairSS1217.02211.8002.1184.0000000
Ron HansenSS2213.02611.8895.5384.0000000
Jim FiniganSS202.00000.000.0000000
Billy GardnerSS101.001001.0009.0001.0000000
Totals1905139512596.042021760147448.9764.2603.1304935404050.0




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