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1959 MILWAUKEE BRAVES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Milwaukee,WI
Team Record:  86-70   .551
Result:   2nd in National League
Manager(s):  Fred Haney
General Manager:   John McHale
Stadium:  County Stadium
Attendance:  1,749,112
Playoffs: Season in progress

Milwaukee Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Enos Slaughter (43)
Youngest Player:  Bob Hartman (21)
Longest Tenure:  Del Crandall, Joe Adcock, Bill Bruton, Johnny Logan, Andy Pafko, Bob Buhl, Warren Spahn, Lew Burdette, Eddie Mathews (7)
Top Hitter:  Hank Aaron (1)
Top Pitcher:  Warren Spahn (4)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  88.95%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
LA Dodgers8868.564--
Milwaukee8670.5512.0
SF Giants8371.5394.0
Pittsburgh7876.5069.0
Chi Cubs7480.48113.0
Cincinnati7480.48113.0
St. Louis7183.46116.0
Philadelphia6490.41623.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
44Hank Aaronof125UDFA: 1952MLB154629116223467391238051544170919.355.401.636100040069343416910.5.338
41Eddie Mathews3b627-MLB1485941181821684611421807132326.306.390.59310003526824241499.5.284
1Del Crandallc2629-MLB150518651331922172514648389524.257.318.4230219581424744.7.247
38Bill Brutonof4233-MLB13347872138226641135355412719.289.338.3970190522362715.3.315
23Johnny Loganss3032-MLB138470591371701350135745396412.291.369.4110193540358785.9.298
9Joe Adcock1b-of3431-MLB11540453118192257600327706268.292.339.5351000216444302776.9.302
43Wes Covingtonof6527-MLB10337338104173745012641381213.279.329.3970148405286514.8.297
14Frank Torre1b-27-MLB115263236015113300351236245.228.321.304080307214324.1.232
18Felix Mantilla2b-ss-24-MLB10325126545031961163121328.215.266.271068274211162.1.233
11Bobby Avila2b6135-MLB5117229413231930243100711.238.330.331057204140224.2.273
48Andy Pafkoof-38-MLB7114217318211500141511104.218.293.324046158116153.5.238
24Lee Mayeof-24-MLB511401742514162272612202.300.338.436061150104205.3.345
11Johnny O'Brien2b-28-MLB441161623401800111511413.198.271.25903013310182.1.218
21Warren Spahnp-38-MLB40104112410280032800142.231.243.2980311128751.7.282
33Lew Burdettep-32-MLB52104142171080033610500.202.231.2880301138851.6.309
15Mickey Vernon1b-41-MLB7491820403140072011002.220.283.363033997393.3.250
19Casey Wise2b-ss-26-MLB2276111320150010500003.171.267.237018866651.9.171
10Bob Buhlp-30-MLB31702400010023800201.057.083.057047469-8-3.2.125
6Stan Lopatac-33-MLB25480500040031300001.104.157.104055144-2-1.5.143
34Juan Pizarrop-22UDFA: 1956MLB29412520050021400210.122.159.171074639-1-0.5.179
16Carl Willeyp-28-MLB26392410010012200101.103.125.128054137-3-2.4.235
47Joey Jayp-23-MLB34350300000021500100.086.135.086033833-3-2.1.150
17Bob Rushp-33-MLB31322600000001500101.187.187.187063328-1-1.2.353
12Mel Roach2b-of-26-MLB1931130000002400000.097.152.097033328-1-0.9.111
7Del Ricec-36-MLB1329360001002300012.207.250.20706322610.7.222
13Chuck Cottier2b-23-MLB1024131001003700100.125.222.16704282200.3.176
24Jim Pisoniof-29-MLB924441000002600001.167.231.20805262100.4.222
19Joe Morgan3b-28-MLB1323251001002400101.217.280.26106262011.9.263
25Enos Slaughterof-43-MLB1118030001003300000.167.286.16703211511.5.200
19Ray Boone3b-ss-35-MLB1315330012004200101.200.368.40006201424.6.167
25Al Spanglerof-25-MLB612350100101100100.417.462.58310007148412.1.455
20Don McMahonp-29-MLB609220000001500000.222.300.2220210700.6.500
29John DeMeritof-23-MLB115410000001200000.200.333.200016401.7.333
30Bob Trowbridgep-29-MLB164000000000200000.000.000.0000044--.000
4Red Schoendienst2b-36-MLB53000000000000000.000.000.0000033--.000
32Bob Giggiep-25-MLB131000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (36 players)1565388724142621636177683411448876527646443130.265.326.4177432245601042137885.1.278

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
21Warren Spahn438-MLB21152.96403621430292.0282106962170143201.218.690.652.164.410.49.6781.17
33Lew Burdette532-MLB21154.07413920421289.23121441313838105201.219.691.181.183.260.36.6541.10
10Bob Buhl1630-MLB1592.86312512420198.018176631974105401.298.230.863.364.770.70.5261.22
47Joey Jay5323-MLB6114.0934194150136.11307162116488101.428.580.734.225.810.731.5260.84
34Juan Pizarro4122UDFA: 1956MLB623.7729146240133.211761561370126401.407.880.884.718.480.561.6510.84
16Carl Willey4428-MLB594.1526155240117.01266054123151401.349.690.922.383.920.61.8910.85
17Bob Rush-33-MLB562.403191160101.1102392752364201.239.060.442.045.680.36.5611.16
20Don McMahon2729-MLB532.5760000491580.281262353755311.469.040.564.136.140.67.7680.63
30Bob Trowbridge-29-MLB105.93160006130.145252021022301.8113.350.592.976.530.45.7820.81
32Bob Giggie-25-MLB104.05130007120.02410921015011.7010.800.904.506.750.67.7331.70
31Bob Hartman-21-MLB0027.003000001.2655021004.8032.400.0010.805.402.00.6001.00
Totals: (36 players)86703.51156156691887181,40114066235461774297752521.379.030.822.764.980.55.723 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Del CrandallC14678371515.9940.00 
Stan LopataC11430011.0000.00 
Del RiceC942121.9560.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Adcock1B8976180267.9980.00 
Frank Torre1B8762246443.9940.00 
Mickey Vernon1B1054413.9830.00 
Ray Boone1B3191041.0000.00 
Stan Lopata1B260001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Felix Mantilla2B6097126726.9700.00 
Bobby Avila2B51103131821.9670.00 
Johnny O'Brien2B377083224.9870.00 
Casey Wise2B204641113.9890.00 
Chuck Cottier2B10182212.9760.00 
Mel Roach2B881432.8800.00 
Joe Morgan2B791221.9130.00 
Red Schoendienst2B41110.6670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie Mathews3B1481443051821.9610.00 
Felix Mantilla3B94921.8670.00 
Hank Aaron3B5210001.0000.00 
Mel Roach3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny LoganSS1382604311878.9750.00 
Felix MantillaSS232976813.9290.00 
Casey WiseSS52322.7140.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hank AaronOF1522611253.9820.00 
Bill BrutonOF133309632.9910.00 
Wes CovingtonOF94148662.9620.00 
Andy PafkoOF6487120.9780.00 
Lee MayeOF4480321.9760.00 
Joe AdcockOF2146150.9040.00 
Jim PisoniOF915110.9410.00 
Felix MantillaOF760001.0000.00 
Enos SlaughterOF550001.0000.00 
John DeMeritOF470001.0000.00 
Mel RoachOF44220.7500.00 
Al SpanglerOF460001.0000.00 
Mickey VernonOF411010.9170.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don McMahonP608041020.8751.57 
Lew BurdetteP41289214716.9862.12 
Warren SpahnP40292144534.9521.82 
Joey JayP34136132823.9532.71 
Bob BuhlP31198214314.9852.91 
Bob RushP3110191330.8801.96 
Juan PizarroP29133718001.0001.69 
Carl WilleyP2611751710.9571.69 
Bob TrowbridgeP163004001.0001.20 
Bob GiggieP132008001.0003.60 
Bob HartmanP310000.0000.00 


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