1959 Denver Bears Statistics

American Association (AA) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 76-86
3rd in the AA's West Division
Manager: Stan Hack (76-86)
Location: Denver, Colorado
Ballpark: Mile High Stadium
Attendance: 161,127, Avg. 1,989
1959 Denver Bears Roster

The Denver Bears of the American Association ended the 1959 season with a record of 76 wins and 86 losses, third in the league's West Division. The team scored 771 runs, while allowing 860 runs. Stan Hack served as manager.


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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
John Gabler148.6363.392626130194.022287731339195615
Ed Donnelly1410.5833.543131173229.02371049019703951103
Harry Perkowski93.7504.994752092.010154511043563107
Robert Walz88.5003.044810077.0783326823641206
Pete Mesa75.5835.21201920114.011371661678356004
Harvey Cohen718.2806.28362870179.021914412520105677809
Stan Pitula67.4624.87191871133.015479721635566202
Virgil Jester32.6004.221430049.0602323411123400
Howie Judson39.2505.7535720119.015186761445757206
Kenneth Moursund25.2865.6113110069.0905043830045101
Manny Montejo101.00090.0
John Stadnicki11.5004.80741030.0331816413017100
Angel Oliva12.333110.0
Vern Rapp0050.0
Bill Bell0020.0
Mel Held01.00040.0
Jack Lamabe01.0008.18411.0191510123
Robert Sedlak02.00030.0
Ed Mayer04.0006.081030037.0522625513110001
Totals7686.4694.70344156051401333.0152979069613751738648381440

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
Henry Mitchell133551489871582871585124990.323.384.501.8852452743
Gordie Windhorn12253947794149181155875370.312.382.449.8312142521
Bob Oldis1355244535913329326545630.294.371.384.7551743661
Bobby Malkmus11848843462130285166954351.300.361.498.8592161641
Rance Pless13149244148107193147223674.243.301.395.6951744384
Bill Davidson1315184565310413314145538.228.317.276.5931265027
John Jaciuk93377346349211103112528.266.314.303.6171050422
Gene Hassell101366306518780020105816.284.397.310.708950113
Jimmie McDaniel8136030061861802479257104.287.400.587.9871761026
Bill Causion753162824285184537103145.301.371.447.8181261114
Bob Thorpe66275259317712584011337.297.333.475.8081231203
Tony Bartirome5625422248671040286246.302.363.383.745850350
Vern Rapp89247212185310343103229.250.350.382.732811115
Johnny Schaive36159147274691217288.313.346.429.774631032
Ed Winceniak301341259313106077.248.286.288.574360111
Ed Donnelly379889132310052717.258.320.270.589241100
Arnie Hallgren238576102040180813.263.333.355.689270100
John Gabler28847771520070213.195.215.221.436170500
Stan Pitula25625781000140514.175.242.228.470130000
Harvey Cohen36686231010150424.161.212.226.438140200
Howie Judson3537341600020210.176.243.176.42061000
Harry Perkowski4834321500130115.156.182.250.43280100
Pete Mesa2045402510010214.125.167.150.31760300
Virgil Jester141612140001044.333.500.333.83340000
Robert Walz482018220000024.111.200.111.31120000
Kenneth Moursund142420020002004.100.100.100.20020400
Robert Sedlak3331.333.333.333.6671
Angel Oliva1276010000002.167.167.167.33310100
Ed Mayer1098000000002.000.000.000.00000100
John Stadnicki7880000.000.000.000.0000
Mel Held4330000.000.000.000.0000
Manny Montejo1032000000001.000.000.000.00000100
Jack Lamabe4440000.000.000.000.0000
Totals177562105500772150924341110717680584770.274.344.393.7382164024604243


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
John Jaciuk1B927857310102.9889.326
Tony Bartirome1B5549028559.9909.418
Rance Pless1B1714513214.9889.294
Bobby Malkmus2B11330835515100.9785.867
Johnny Schaive2B361111171233.9506.333
Gene Hassell2B163151310.9655.125
Rance Pless3B102792071725.9442.804
Gene Hassell3B6162117812.9572.934
Bob OldisC1245607225.9975.09711
Vern RappC421943047.9825.3333
Henry MitchellOF1222711557.9832.344
Gordie WindhornOF121265871.9752.256
Jimmie McDanielOF811961353.9772.580
Bill CausionOF73149933.9812.164
Bob ThorpeOF65133924.9862.185
Arnie HallgrenOF2138510.9772.048
Robert WalzP4837011.000.208
Harry PerkowskiP4762830.919.723
Harvey CohenP36112623.9491.028
Howie JudsonP35111611.964.771
Ed DonnellyP31144616.9841.935
John GablerP26142212.9731.385
Pete MesaP2061310.950.950
Stan PitulaP191018021.0001.474
Virgil JesterP1404001.000.286
Kenneth MoursundP132611.889.615
Angel OlivaP1115001.000.545
Ed MayerP101810.900.900
Manny MontejoP9.000
John StadnickiP7.000
Vern RappP5.000
Jack LamabeP4.000
Mel HeldP4.000
Robert SedlakP3.000
Bill BellP2.000
Bill DavidsonSS1312283883492.9484.702
Ed WinceniakSS307697826.9565.767
Totals164642001806154519.9753.6491400

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.





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