1959 Milwaukee Braves Roster, Stats, and Awards

Record: 86–70 (.551), 2nd place (2 games behind) in National League
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Regular Season Stats

Hitting Stats

Year Player G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS Avg OBP Slg OPS
1959 Al Spangler 6 13 3 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 .385 .429 .538 .967
1959 Andy Pafko 71 143 17 31 8 2 1 15 14 15 0 0 .217 .291 .322 .613
1959 Bill Bruton 133 485 72 138 22 6 6 41 35 54 13 5 .285 .333 .392 .725
1959 Bob Trowbridge 16 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1959 Bob Rush 31 33 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364
1959 Bob Giggie 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1959 Bob Buhl 31 72 2 4 0 0 0 1 2 38 0 0 .056 .081 .056 .137
1959 Bobby Avila 51 179 29 41 3 2 3 19 24 31 3 0 .229 .319 .318 .637
1959 Carl Willey 26 40 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 22 0 0 .100 .122 .125 .247
1959 Casey Wise 22 76 11 13 2 0 1 5 10 5 0 0 .171 .267 .237 .504
1959 Chuck Cottier 10 25 1 3 1 0 0 1 3 7 0 0 .120 .214 .160 .374
1959 Del Crandall 150 527 65 133 19 2 21 72 46 48 5 1 .252 .313 .416 .729
1959 Del Rice 13 29 3 6 0 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 .207 .250 .207 .457
1959 Don McMahon 60 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .522
1959 Eddie Mathews 148 597 118 182 16 8 46 114 80 71 2 1 .305 .389 .590 .978
1959 Enos Slaughter 11 18 0 3 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .452
1959 Felix Mantilla 103 254 26 54 5 0 3 19 16 31 6 1 .213 .263 .268 .530
1959 Frank Torre 115 265 23 60 15 1 1 33 35 12 0 0 .226 .319 .302 .621
1959 Hank Aaron 154 629 116 223 46 7 39 123 51 54 8 0 .355 .401 .636 1.037
1959 Jim Pisoni 9 24 4 4 1 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 .167 .231 .208 .439
1959 Joe Morgan 13 24 2 5 1 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 .208 .269 .250 .519
1959 Joe Adcock 115 406 53 118 19 2 25 76 32 77 0 0 .291 .338 .532 .870
1959 Joey Jay 34 36 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 15 0 0 .083 .132 .083 .215
1959 John DeMerit 11 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .200 .333 .200 .533
1959 Johnny Logan 138 476 59 137 17 0 13 50 57 45 1 3 .288 .365 .405 .770
1959 Johnny O'Brien 44 120 16 23 4 0 1 8 11 15 0 0 .192 .263 .250 .513
1959 Juan Pizarro 29 43 2 5 2 0 0 5 2 14 0 0 .116 .152 .163 .315
1959 Lee Maye 51 142 17 42 5 1 4 16 7 26 2 2 .296 .333 .430 .763
1959 Lew Burdette 52 109 14 21 7 1 0 8 3 36 0 0 .193 .221 .275 .496
1959 Mel Roach 19 31 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 .097 .152 .097 .248
1959 Mickey Vernon 74 91 8 20 4 0 3 14 7 20 0 0 .220 .283 .363 .645
1959 Ray Boone 13 16 3 3 0 0 1 2 4 2 0 0 .187 .350 .375 .725
1959 Red Schoendienst 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1959 Stan Lopata 25 48 0 5 0 0 0 4 3 13 0 0 .104 .157 .104 .261
1959 Warren Spahn 40 105 11 24 1 0 2 8 3 28 0 0 .229 .241 .295 .536
1959 Wes Covington 103 374 38 104 17 3 7 45 26 41 0 1 .278 .328 .396 .724
156 5,452 724 1,426 216 36 177 683 488 765 41 14 .262 .323 .412 .735

Pitching Stats

Year Player G IP W L Sv BS Hld H R ER BB HBP SO GS QS CG ShO ERA WHIP
1959 Bob Trowbridge 16 30.1 1 0 1 0 0 45 25 20 10 0 22 0 0 0 0 5.93 1.81
1959 Bob Hartman 3 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 6 5 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 27.00 4.80
1959 Bob Rush 31 101.1 5 6 0 0 0 102 39 27 23 1 64 9 0 1 1 2.40 1.23
1959 Bob Giggie 13 20.0 1 0 1 0 0 24 10 9 10 0 15 0 0 0 0 4.05 1.70
1959 Bob Buhl 31 198.0 15 9 0 0 0 181 76 63 74 2 105 25 0 12 4 2.86 1.29
1959 Carl Willey 26 117.0 5 9 0 0 0 126 60 54 31 2 51 15 0 5 2 4.15 1.34
1959 Don McMahon 60 80.2 5 3 15 0 0 81 26 23 37 1 55 0 0 0 0 2.57 1.46
1959 Joey Jay 34 136.1 6 11 0 0 0 130 71 62 64 5 88 19 0 4 1 4.09 1.42
1959 Juan Pizarro 29 133.2 6 2 0 0 0 117 61 56 70 8 126 14 0 6 2 3.77 1.40
1959 Lew Burdette 41 289.2 21 15 1 0 0 312 144 131 38 1 105 39 0 20 4 4.07 1.21
1959 Warren Spahn 40 292.0 21 15 0 0 0 282 106 96 70 1 143 36 0 21 4 2.96 1.21
156 1,400.2 86 70 18 0 0 1,406 623 546 429 21 775 157 0 69 18 3.51 1.31

Fielding Stats

Year Player Pos G PO A E TC DP SB CS CSPct FPct RF
1959 Bob Trowbridge P 16 0 4 0 4 0 1.000 0.25
1959 Bob Hartman P 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1959 Bob Rush P 31 9 13 3 25 0 .880 0.71
1959 Bob Giggie P 13 0 8 0 8 0 1.000 0.62
1959 Bob Buhl P 31 21 43 1 65 4 .985 2.06
1959 Carl Willey P 26 5 17 1 23 0 .957 0.85
1959 Don McMahon P 60 4 10 2 16 0 .875 0.23
1959 Joey Jay P 34 13 28 2 43 3 .953 1.21
1959 Juan Pizarro P 29 7 18 0 25 0 1.000 0.86
1959 Lew Burdette P 41 21 47 1 69 6 .986 1.66
1959 Warren Spahn P 40 14 45 3 62 4 .952 1.47
1959 Del Crandall C 146 783 71 5 859 15 28 32 53.3% .994 5.85
1959 Del Rice C 9 42 1 2 45 1 1 0 0.0% .956 4.78
1959 Stan Lopata C 11 43 0 0 43 1 6 0 0.0% 1.000 3.91
1959 Frank Torre 1B 87 622 46 4 672 43 .994 7.68
1959 Joe Adcock 1B 89 761 80 2 843 67 .998 9.45
1959 Mickey Vernon 1B 10 54 4 1 59 3 .983 5.80
1959 Ray Boone 1B 3 19 1 0 20 4 1.000 6.67
1959 Stan Lopata 1B 2 6 0 0 6 0 1.000 3.00
1959 Bobby Avila 2B 51 103 131 8 242 21 .967 4.59
1959 Casey Wise 2B 20 46 41 1 88 13 .989 4.35
1959 Chuck Cottier 2B 10 18 22 1 41 2 .976 4.00
1959 Felix Mantilla 2B 60 97 126 7 230 26 .970 3.72
1959 Joe Morgan 2B 7 9 12 2 23 1 .913 3.00
1959 Johnny O'Brien 2B 37 70 83 2 155 24 .987 4.14
1959 Mel Roach 2B 8 8 14 3 25 2 .880 2.75
1959 Red Schoendienst 2B 4 1 1 1 3 0 .667 0.50
1959 Eddie Mathews 3B 148 144 305 18 467 21 .961 3.03
1959 Felix Mantilla 3B 9 4 9 2 15 1 .867 1.44
1959 Hank Aaron 3B 5 2 10 0 12 0 1.000 2.40
1959 Mel Roach 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1959 Casey Wise SS 5 2 3 2 7 2 .714 1.00
1959 Felix Mantilla SS 23 29 76 8 113 13 .929 4.57
1959 Johnny Logan SS 138 260 431 18 709 78 .975 5.01
1959 Al Spangler LF 1 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 3.00
1959 Andy Pafko LF 41 39 1 2 42 0 .952 0.98
1959 Enos Slaughter LF 5 5 0 0 5 0 1.000 1.00
1959 Felix Mantilla LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1959 Jim Pisoni LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1959 Joe Adcock LF 21 44 1 5 50 0 .900 2.14
1959 John DeMerit LF 3 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 0.67
1959 Lee Maye LF 26 42 1 1 44 0 .977 1.65
1959 Mel Roach LF 4 4 2 2 8 0 .750 1.50
1959 Mickey Vernon LF 2 7 0 1 8 0 .875 3.50
1959 Wes Covington LF 94 146 5 6 157 2 .962 1.61
1959 Al Spangler CF 3 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 1.00
1959 Andy Pafko CF 22 41 0 0 41 0 1.000 1.86
1959 Bill Bruton CF 133 305 6 3 314 2 .990 2.34
1959 Felix Mantilla CF 6 6 0 0 6 0 1.000 1.00
1959 Hank Aaron CF 13 28 1 0 29 1 1.000 2.23
1959 Jim Pisoni CF 8 16 1 1 18 0 .944 2.12
1959 John DeMerit CF 1 5 0 0 5 0 1.000 5.00
1959 Andy Pafko RF 8 9 0 0 9 0 1.000 1.12
1959 Hank Aaron RF 144 239 11 5 255 2 .980 1.74
1959 Lee Maye RF 19 36 2 1 39 1 .974 2.00
1959 Mickey Vernon RF 2 4 0 0 4 0 1.000 2.00
156 4,201 1,731 127 6,059 363 35 32 47.8% .979 38.03

Post-Season Stats

No stats available.

Awards

Player Award Stats
Del Crandall Gold Glove (C) .994 FPct, 5.85 RF
Hank Aaron Gold Glove (RF) .980 FPct, 1.74 RF

Frequently asked questions about the 1959 Atlanta Braves

Who had the most hits on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Hank Aaron led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with 223 hits in 154 games.

Who had the highest batting average on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Hank Aaron led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with a .355 batting average in 154 games.

Who had the most home runs on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Eddie Mathews led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with 46 home runs in 148 games.

Who had the highest on-base percentage (OBP) on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Hank Aaron led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with a .401 on-base percentage (OBP) in 154 games.

Who had the highest slugging percentage on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Hank Aaron led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with a .636 slugging percentage in 154 games.

Who had the most stolen bases on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Bill Bruton led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with 13 stolen bases in 133 games.

Who had the lowest earned run average (ERA) on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Bob Buhl had a 2.86 earned-run average (ERA) in 31 games, the lowest on the 1959 Atlanta Braves.

Who had the lowest WHIP (Walks plus Hits per Inning Pitched) on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Warren Spahn had a 1.21 WHIP in 40 games, the lowest on the 1959 Atlanta Braves.

Who struck out the most batters on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Warren Spahn led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with 143 strikeouts in 40 games.

Who had the most wins on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Warren Spahn led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with 21 wins in 40 games.

Who had the most saves on the 1959 Atlanta Braves?

Don McMahon led the 1959 Atlanta Braves with 15 saves in 60 games.