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1959 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  74-80   .481
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Paul Richards
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  891,926
Playoffs:  -

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gene Woodling (36)
Youngest Player:  Bob Saverine (18)
Longest Tenure:  Billy O'Dell, Bob Hale, George Zuverink, Gus Triandos, Willy Miranda, Hal Brown, Brooks Robinson (5)
Top Hitter:  Gene Woodling (19)
Top Pitcher:  Hoyt Wilhelm (5)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  75.39%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Chi White Sox9460.610--
Cleveland8965.5785.0
NY Yankees7975.51315.0
Detroit7678.49418.0
Boston7579.48719.0
Baltimore7480.48120.0
KC Athletics6688.42928.0
Washington6391.40931.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Jack Fisher1959-04-141959L  13-3 vs BAL100000000010000100001st career game
Wes Stock1959-04-191959L  4-2 vs BAL000000000000000100001st career game
Gus Triandos1959-04-211959W  5-2 @ BOS4220025000000005654998732412 home runs, 5 RBis
Gene Woodling1959-05-031959W  4-2 @ CHA40110010000000010389639150021500th career RBI
Jerry Walker1959-05-071959W  10-1 @ WS15110001000100002210101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Jerry Walker1959-05-151959W  2-1 vs BAL2000000100000002310111st career stolen base
Willie Tasby1959-05-231959L  13-5 vs BAL422002400100000555462012 home runs
Gene Woodling1959-05-301959L  8-3 @ BOS414010100000000106198695515214 hits
Gene Woodling1959-06-141959L  9-6 vs BAL1110011000000001073100099526211000th career hit
Jerry Walker1959-06-181959W  7-6 vs BAL1110011000000003141211st career home run
Jim Finigan1959-06-191959W  2-0 vs BAL300000000000001500412181658500th career game
Gus Triandos1959-06-191959W  2-0 vs BAL3110011000000006135321003531100th career home run
Gene Woodling1959-06-191959W  8-2 vs BAL3110013001000001078100510053021100th career home run
Bob Nieman1959-06-241959W  7-4 @ CLE3110011001000018528121004368100th career home run
Billy Klaus1959-06-251959L  3-2 @ CLE1000000003000005004512518410500th career game
Bob Nieman1959-06-261959W  12-7 @ DET52410150000000085481710144185 RBis, 4 hits
Jack Fisher1959-07-031959W  6-1 vs BAL101000100000000610101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Walt Dropo1959-07-041959W  11-5 vs BAL533002400000001108597314064842 home runs
Bob Boyd1959-07-091959W  5-0 @ WS1513010010000000500467171347500th career game
Bob Nieman1959-07-261959W  4-0 @ CHA40400000000000087383510445194 hits
Barry Shetrone1959-07-271959W  5-2 @ DET422010000000000120001st career game, 1st career hit
Gene Woodling1959-07-271959W  5-2 @ DET31200150010000011121046104549215 RBis
Barry Shetrone1959-07-291959W  5-1 @ DET300000100010010320101st career RBI
Barry Shetrone1959-08-021959W  5-4 @ CLE524000200000000660304 hits
Gene Woodling1959-08-051959W  7-1 vs BAL11000010040000011221053104553214 walks
Billy Klaus1959-08-201959W  7-6 @ CHA51410010010000053348227191104 hits
Bob Nieman1959-08-231959L  9-5 @ DET42300230000000088684310645692 home runs
Walt Dropo1959-08-241959W  11-0 @ DET514100000000000111899114265644 hits
Gus Triandos1959-08-241959W  11-0 @ DET52400270000000065756310838012 home runs, 7 RBis, 4 hits
Brooks Robinson1959-08-281959L  6-4 @ BOS40400010010000027620186044 hits
Bob Nieman1959-09-031959W  5-4 vs BAL42200230000000089585911046692 home runs
Barry Shetrone1959-09-041959W  3-0 @ NYA4120000100000002090411st career stolen base
Fred Valentine1959-09-071959L  8-1 vs BAL300000000000000100001st career game
Walt Dropo1959-09-111959W  3-0 vs BAL4121000000000001131100114265741000th career hit
Fred Valentine1959-09-111959W  3-0 vs BAL202000000100000320001st career hit
Bob Saverine1959-09-121959L  6-1 vs BAL010000000000000100001st career game
Jerry Adair1959-09-141959W  9-4 vs BAL3120002001000001440201st career RBI
Brooks Robinson1959-09-231959L  4-0 @ BOS404000000000000301235107044 hits
Fred Valentine1959-09-271959W  3-1 @ NYA3010001001100001260101st career RBI


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