Season Information
Team Name
1959 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
76-78 (.494)   GBL: -18
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 4 / 8
Runs For/Against
713 / 732   Diff: -19
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
8
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1959 Detroit Tigers Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    30Hank Aguirre285P6-4205BL1931-01-31Azusa,CA
    MLB1955-19701955-19700.000US
    36Ossie Alvarez252SS-2B5-10165RR1933-10-19Bolondron,CU
    MLB1958-19591958-19590.000CU
    11Lou Berberet296C5-11212LR1929-11-20Long Beach,CA
    MLB1954-19601954-19600.000US
    2Frank Bolling2752B6-1175RR1931-11-16Mobile,AL
    MLB1954-19661954-19660.000US
    8Rocky Bridges319SS-2B5-8175RR1927-08-07Refugio,TX
    MLB1951-19611951-19610.000US
    20Bob Bruce261P6-3210RR1933-05-18Detroit,MI
    1953-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1959-19671959-19670.000US
    14Jim Bunning275P6-3195RR1931-10-23Southgate,KY
    MLB1955-19711955-19710.000US
    19Pete Burnside284P6-2190RL1930-07-02Evanston,IL
    MLB1955-19631955-19630.000US
    24Neil Chrisley273OF-1B6-3187LR1931-12-16Calhoun Falls,SC
    MLB1957-19611957-19610.000US
    27Jerry Davie261P6-0180RR1933-02-10Detroit,MI
    1952-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1959-19591959-19590.000US
    26Steve Demeter2413B5-9185RR1935-01-27Homer City,PA
    1953-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1959-19601959-19600.000US
    25Larry Doby3513OF-2B6-1182LR1923-12-13Camden,SC
    MLB1947-19591947-19590.000US
    21Paul Foytack286P5-11180RR1930-11-16Scranton,PA
    MLB1953-19641953-19640.000US
    3Johnny Groth3214OF6-0182RR1926-07-23Chicago,IL
    MLB1946-19601946-19600.000US
    5Gail Harris2751B6-0195LL1931-10-15Abingdon,VA
    MLB1955-19601955-19600.000US
    44Billy Hoeft278P6-3205LL1932-05-17Oshkosh,WI
    MLB1952-19661952-19660.000US
    6Al Kaline247OF-DH6-2180RR1934-12-19Baltimore,MD
    MLB1953-19741953-19740.000US
    7Harvey Kuenn288OF-SS6-2190RR1930-12-04West Allis,WI
    MLB1952-19661952-19660.000US
    17Frank Lary296P5-11180RR1930-04-10Northport,AL
    MLB1954-19651954-19650.000US
    12Charlie Lau263C6-0190LR1933-04-12Romulus,MI
    MLB1956-19671956-19670.000US
    22Ted Lepcio2882B-3B5-10177RR1930-07-28Utica,NY
    MLB1952-19611952-19610.000US
    4Charlie Maxwell329OF-1B5-11185LL1927-04-08Lawton,MI
    MLB1950-19641950-19640.000US
    18Tom Morgan298P6-2195RR1930-05-20El Monte,CA
    MLB1951-19631951-19630.000US
    15Don Mossi306P6-1195LL1929-01-11St. Helena,CA
    MLB1954-19651954-19650.000US
    16Ray Narleski306P6-1175RR1928-11-25Camden,NJ
    MLB1954-19591954-19590.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    32Bobo Osborne2331B-3B6-1205LR1935-10-12Chattahoochee,GA
    MLB1957-19631957-19630.000US
    37Jim Proctor231P6-0165RR1935-09-09Brandywine,MD
    1955-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1959-19591959-19590.000US
    20Barney Schultz322P6-2200RR1926-08-15Beverly,NJ
    MLB1955-19651955-19650.000US
    25Ron Shoop271C5-11180RR1931-09-19Rural Valley,PA
    1951-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1959-19591959-19590.000US
    30Dave Sisler274P6-4200RR1931-10-16St. Louis,MO
    MLB1956-19621956-19620.000US
    26Bob Smith284P6-1190RL1931-02-01Woodsville,NH
    MLB1955-19591955-19590.000US
    26Jim Stump272P6-0188RR1932-02-10Lansing,MI
    MLB1957-19591957-19590.000US
    26George Susce275P6-1180RR1931-09-13Pittsburgh,PA
    MLB1955-19591955-19590.000US
    23Coot Veal262SS-3B6-1165RR1932-07-09Sandersville,GA
    1952-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1958-19631958-19630.000US
    10Red Wilson309C6-0200RR1929-03-07Milwaukee,WI
    MLB1951-19601951-19600.000US
    1Eddie Yost32153B-OF5-10170RR1926-10-13Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1944-19621944-19620.000US
    9Gus Zernial3611OF-1B6-2210RR1923-06-27Beaumont,TX
    MLB1949-19591949-19590.000US
    37 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system