1959 Washington Senators Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 63-91
Finished 8th in the AL
Attendance: 615,890, Avg. 9,057
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium II
Manager: Cookie Lavagetto (63-91)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1959 Washington Senators Roster
1959 Washington Senators Results

The Washington Senators of the American League ended the 1959 season with a record of 63 wins and 91 losses, finishing eighth in the AL.

The Senators tallied 619 runs and allowed 701 runs. Harmon Killebrew walloped 42 home runs for Washington, while Roy Sievers, Bob Allison and Jim Lemon each swatted 20 or more as well. Harmon Killebrew accounted for 105 RBI. Jim Lemon topped hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .279 clip. Camilo Pascual led the team with 17 wins and a team-best 2.64 earned run average, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Cookie Lavagetto 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
Camilo Pascual1710.6302.64323011760238.7202807010697185335984
Pedro Ramos1319.4064.16373521100233.72331271082952495915978
Bill Fischer911.4504.2834295610187.321198891643262412814
Tex Clevenger85.6153.9150721228117.31145651951371203509
Russ Kemmerer817.3204.5037285800206.022111610320713894210894
Hal Woodeshick24.3333.69313900061.0583925236830104277
Dick Hyde25.2864.973702000454.3563430527329211247
Hal Griggs28.2005.2537101321297.71036357852443104443
John Romonosky101.0003.29122600038.3361514419022311166
Chuck Stobbs18.1112.984171900790.78242301324150201383
Tom McAvoy000.001000002.7100020000010
Ralph Lumenti000.002020003.0200010200011
Jack Kralick006.5760200012.31399560700053
Murray Wall006.751000001.331110000005
Vito Valentinetti02.00010.1371300010.71612120100710158
Jim Kaat02.00012.603200005.0797140220029
Totals6391.4094.013681541084610211360.0135870160612346735694349375861

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
Bob Allison1506395708314918930851386092.261.333.482.815275222521
Jim Lemon1475845317314818333100524699.279.334.510.84427191060
Harmon Killebrew15364754698132202421053290116.242.354.516.870282127041
Roy Sievers11544438555931902149115362.242.333.455.788175102046
Faye Throneberry11736732736821121042643361.251.322.388.71012743043
Reno Bertoia903413083373100829252948.237.302.347.649107101033
Julio Becquer108230220205912512632817.268.296.382.6778491012
Ken Aspromonte702552253155120214212639.244.321.324.6467390310
Ron Samford912552372353130522101129.224.262.342.60481102320
Hal Naragon712071951247320110189.241.272.277.5495441120
Lenny Green88215190294661215952015.242.314.316.6306010500
Clint Courtney72213189194441218012019.233.308.296.6045631211
Billy Consolo79244202254353010103654.213.332.267.5995430600
Camilo Pascual3296861026200300511.302.341.326.6662850500
Jay Porter3712110682440110001116.226.300.292.5923131121
Dan Dobbek166760815121500513.250.308.383.6912300201
Norm Zauchin1979711115403420714.211.291.394.6862861000
Albie Pearson259780915100211143.188.309.200.5091600300
Ed FitzGerald19686251230050048.194.242.242.4841510200
Pedro Ramos458575711111210438.147.190.227.4171710600
Herb Plews2743404900020135.225.279.225.504920000
Johnny Schaive1661593920020007.153.167.186.3531101100
Zoilo Versalles29645949001110415.153.219.203.4221201000
Steve Korcheck22585138200400513.157.228.196.4241000110
Russ Kemmerer37716018100500625.133.212.150.362920500
Bill Fischer34655427000300213.130.172.130.302701710
Jose Valdivielso2415141400000013.286.333.286.619400001
Tex Clevenger5033232410040059.174.310.217.528500410
John Romonosky2011114201000003.182.182.364.545400000
Chuck Stobbs4120190200020002.105.105.105.211200100
Hal Griggs37181801000000011.056.056.056.111110000
Murray Wall1110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Hal Woodeshick32880000000006.000.000.000.000000000
Jack Kralick6220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Dick Hyde37760000000003.000.000.000.000000100
Jim Kaat3110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Tom McAvoy1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Vito Valentinetti71000000000101.000000000
Ralph Lumenti2000000000000000000
Bobby Malkmus6000000000000000000
Totals1976573450926191205173321635805134517881.237.308.379.688193112726643520


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Roy Sievers1B9392784.3846721072.9891.5349.8710000
Julio Becquer1B5341382.745432538.99011.4309.1700000
Norm Zauchin1B1919168.02036117.99511.19611.0000000
Jay Porter1B2116.0163011.0001.6889.5000000
Ken Aspromonte1B119.0100001.0001.0001.0000000
Reno Bertoia2B7169611.71391981040.9714.9594.7460000
Ken Aspromonte2B5249410.01011371025.9605.2244.5770000
Johnny Schaive2B1616137.73252210.9775.4925.2500000
Ron Samford2B2311127.7383736.9625.2873.2610000
Herb Plews2B6546.0181612.9716.6525.6670000
Billy Consolo2B4427.0910031.0006.3334.7500000
Harmon Killebrew3B1501491319.31293253018.9383.0973.0270000
Reno Bertoia3B5540.768011.0003.0982.8000000
Hal NaragonC5446421.32621320.9935.8745.09361126721.2
Clint CourtneyC5348410.72131132.9874.9094.2265102826.7
Jay PorterC3429249.71291812.9935.2994.32477181035.7
Steve KorcheckC2216144.3103833.9746.9215.045138220.0
Ed FitzGeraldC1615134.06813021.0005.4405.063065654.5
Bob AllisonOF1491471285.3333891.9742.3882.2890000
Jim LemonOF1421401212.0281490.9692.1162.0070000
Faye ThroneberryOF8683726.3136772.9531.7721.6630000
Lenny GreenOF5838377.789420.9792.2161.6030000
Albie PearsonOF2121187.337010.9741.7781.7620000
Dan DobbekOF1616143.7291001.0001.8791.8750000
Roy SieversOF1313113.024010.9601.9121.8460000
Harmon KillebrewOF4430.760001.0001.7611.5000000
Ken AspromonteOF104.010001.0002.2501.0000000
Camilo PascualP3230238.71855041.0002.7532.2810000
Pedro RamosP3735233.72032081.0002.0031.4050000
Russ KemmererP3728206.0183631.9472.3591.4590000
Bill FischerP3429187.3214812.9863.3152.0290000
Tex ClevengerP507117.3103513.9783.452.9000000
Hal GriggsP371097.711811.9501.751.5140000
Chuck StobbsP41790.7614011.0001.985.4880000
Hal WoodeshickP31361.011620.8952.508.5480000
Dick HydeP37054.332030.8853.810.6220000
John RomonoskyP12238.316011.0001.643.5830000
Jack KralickP6012.326021.0005.8381.3330000
Vito ValentinettiP7110.723001.0004.219.7140000
Jim KaatP325.001001.0001.800.3330000
Ralph LumentiP203.00000.000.0000000
Tom McAvoyP102.701001.0003.3751.0000000
Murray WallP101.302001.00013.5002.0000000
Billy ConsoloSS7566561.31112291744.9525.4514.5330000
Ron SamfordSS6456488.3921771533.9474.9584.2030000
Zoilo VersallesSS2919161.34159613.9435.5793.4480000
Ken AspromonteSS12989.0152735.9334.2473.5000000
Jose ValdivielsoSS21459.01318061.0004.7291.4760000
Reno BertoiaSS101.001001.0009.0001.0000000
Totals1734138612240.040871787162369.9734.3193.3881937852724.1




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