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1959 Chicago White SoxSeason Roster
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Luis Aparicio played for the 1959 Chicago White Sox
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameWhite Sox
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record94-60 (1st)League Rank1stMLB Rank1st
BallparkComiskey Park
ManagerAl LopezGeneral ManagerCharlie Comiskey
CoachesRay Berres (Bullpen Coach), Johnny Cooney (Assistant Coach), Tony Cuccinello (Third Base Coach), Don Gutteridge (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsLost World Series (Dodgers)
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance1,423,144 (Rank: 5th)
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 1959 Statistics -- 1959 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1959 Chicago White Sox.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1959 baseball season.

1959 Chicago White Sox Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
11Luis AparicioSS5-9 160 R-R 1934-04-29 25Maracaibo,Venezuela MLB1954-19731956-1973      
25Rudy AriasP5-10 165 L-L 1931-06-06 28Las Vilas,Cuba MLB1959-19591959-1959  
1953-   UDFA-CHA
 
26Earl BatteyC6-1 205 R-R 1935-01-05 24Los Angeles,California MLB1955-19671955-1967Jordan (Los Angeles,CA)    
8Ray Boone1B6-1 188 R-R 1923-07-27 35San Diego,California MLB1948-19601948-1960Hoover (San Diego,CA)    
9Johnny CallisonOF5-10 175 L-R 1939-03-12 20Qualls,Oklahoma MLB1957-19731958-1973East Bakersfield (Bakersfield,CA)
1957-   UDFA-CHA
 
44Cam CarreonC6-0 198 R-R 1937-08-06 21Colton,California MLB1959-19661959-1966Colton (Colton,CA)
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
38Norm Cash1B6-0 190 L-L 1934-11-10 24Justiceburg,Texas MLB1955-19741958-1974Post (Post,TX)Sul Ross St    
32Larry DobyOF6-1 182 L-R 1923-12-13 35Camden,South Carolina MLB1947-19591947-1959Eastside (Paterson,NJ)Long Island U.-Brooklyn Campus    
22Dick DonovanP6-3 205 L-R 1927-12-07 31Boston,Massachusetts MLB1950-19651950-1965      
3Del EnnisOF6-0 195 R-R 1925-06-08 34Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1946-19591946-1959Olney (Philadelphia,PA)    
14Sammy Esposito3B5-9 165 R-R 1931-12-15 27Chicago,Illinois MLB1952-19631952-1963Fenger (Chicago,IL)Indiana U.    
2Nellie Fox2B5-9 150 L-R 1927-12-25 31St. Thomas,Pennsylvania MLB1947-19651947-1965      
6Billy Goodman3B5-11 165 L-R 1926-03-22 33Concord,North Carolina MLB1947-19621947-1962Winecoff (Concord,NC)    
28Joe HicksOF6-0 180 L-R 1933-04-07 26Ivy,Virginia MLB1959-19631959-1963   Virginia
1953-   UDFA-CHA
 
4Ron Jackson1B6-7 225 R-R 1933-10-22 25Kalamazoo,Michigan MLB1954-19601954-1960Kalamazoo Central (Kalamazoo,MI)Western Michigan U.    
4,8Ted Kluszewski1B6-2 225 L-L 1924-09-10 34Argo,Illinois MLB1947-19611947-1961Argo Community (Summit,IL)Indiana U.    
1Jim LandisOF6-1 180 R-R 1934-03-09 25Fresno,California MLB1957-19671957-1967Richmond (Richmond,CA)    
18Barry LatmanP6-3 210 R-R 1936-05-21 23Los Angeles,California MLB1957-19671957-1967Fairfax (Los Angeles,CA)USC    
10Sherm LollarC6-1 185 R-R 1924-08-23 34Durham,Arkansas MLB1946-19631946-1963Fayetteville (Fayetteville,AR)Pittsburg St    
27Turk LownP6-1 185 R-R 1924-05-30 35Brooklyn,New York MLB1951-19621951-1962Brooklyn Tech (Brooklyn,NY)    
32J.C. Martin3B6-2 200 L-R 1936-12-13 22Axton,Virginia MLB1956-19721959-1972  
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
3Jim McAnanyOF5-10 196 R-R 1936-09-04 22Los Angeles,California MLB1958-19621958-1962Loyola (Los Angeles,CA)USC
1955-   UDFA-CHA
 
15Ken McBrideP6-0 195 R-R 1935-08-12 23Huntsville,Alabama MLB1959-19651959-1965West (Cleveland,OH)
1954-   UDFA-BOS
 
29Ray MooreP6-1 205 R-R 1926-06-01 33Meadows,Maryland MLB1952-19631952-1963Frederick Sasscer (Upper Marlboro,MD)    
32Don MuellerOF6-0 185 L-R 1927-04-14 32St. Louis,Missouri MLB1948-19591948-1959Christian Brothers College (St. Louis,MO)    
12Gary PetersP6-2 200 L-L 1937-04-21 22Grove City,Pennsylvania MLB1956-19721959-1972Mercer (Mercer,PA)Grove City Col
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
5Bubba Phillips3B5-9 180 R-R 1928-02-24 31West Point,Mississippi MLB1955-19641955-1964   So.Mississippi    
19Billy PierceP5-10 160 L-L 1927-04-02 32Detroit,Michigan MLB1945-19641945-1964Highland Park Community (Highland Park,MI)    
28Claude RaymondP5-10 175 R-R 1937-05-07 22St. Jean,Quebec MLB1959-19711959-1971  
1955-   UDFA-MLB
 
7Jim RiveraOF6-0 196 L-L 1922-07-22 36New York,New York MLB1952-19611952-1961      
20Johnny RomanoC5-11 205 R-R 1934-08-23 24Hoboken,New Jersey MLB1958-19671958-1967NVRHS Demarest (Haworth,NJ)
1954-   UDFA-CHA
 
15Don RudolphP5-11 195 L-L 1931-08-16 27Baltimore,Maryland MLB1957-19641957-1964      
35Bob ShawP6-2 195 R-R 1933-06-29 26Bronx,New York MLB1957-19671957-1967   St. Lawrence U.    
8Harry SimpsonOF6-1 190 L-R 1925-12-03 33Atlanta,Georgia MLB1951-19591951-1959      
3Lou SkizasOF5-11 175 R-R 1932-06-02 27Chicago,Illinois MLB1956-19591956-1959Crane Technical (Chicago,IL)    
16Al SmithOF6-0 191 R-R 1928-02-07 31Kirkwood,Missouri MLB1953-19641953-1964Douglass (Webster Groves,MO)    
21Gerry StaleyP6-0 195 R-R 1920-08-21 38Brush Prairie,Washington MLB1947-19611947-1961Battle Ground (Battle Ground,WA)    
36Joe StankaP6-5 201 R-R 1931-07-23 27Hammon,Oklahoma MLB1959-19591959-1959Waynoka (Waynoka,OK)Oklahoma St
1950-   UDFA-BRO
 
17Earl Torgeson1B6-3 180 L-L 1924-01-01 35Snohomish,Washington MLB1947-19611947-1961Snohomish (Snohomish,WA)    
24Early WynnP6-0 200 B-R 1920-01-06 39Hartford,Alabama MLB1939-19631939-1963Geneva (Geneva,AL)    
40 Players