WhatIfSports is the Internet's foremost authority on simulation for baseball, football, hockey, basketball & college sports.

Click to Learn More about WhatIfSports!

1959 Kansas City Athletics


American League
Record: 66 - 88

View All MLB Seasons

Learn more about this team at
Baseball-Reference

SimLeague Baseball lets you put Ruth, Ichiro & Mays in the same outfield to square off against Koufax and Pedro!

Click to Try SimLeague Baseball for Free!

Positional Players from the 1959 Kansas City Athletics

PlayerPosTypeGPPA/162HHRRBIRSBSOBBBAOBPSLGF/R/ASalary
Harry ChitiCF55190445252002617.272.344.444B-/B/A$1.99M
Frank HouseCF98391821303202320.236.282.303C/B-/C+$1.94M
Kent Hadley1BF1133357310394017424.253.310.403C/D-$1.53M
Ray Boone1BP61170362121911727.273.396.364D/D-$829K
Preston Ward1BF581262721980127.248.286.358D/D-$413K
Jerry Lumpe2BP108475983284723241.243.313.318A-/D$2.23M
Wayne Terwilliger2BF74215482182723119.267.335.361C/D+$1.11M
Lou Klimchock2BF17721841310061.273.284.470C/D+$362K
Dick Williams3BF13056613016757246028.266.309.436B/C+$3.63M
Hal W. Smith3BF108350845313603934.288.367.380B-/D-/B-$2.03M
Hector Lopez3BP3515438624221238.281.324.533D/C-$1.03M
Ray Jablonski3BP2572172840113.262.294.369D/D-$227K
Joe DemaestriSSF118408866343116528.244.305.369C/D-$1.86M
Bill TuttleOFF12654913974374103848.300.369.413B/A-$4.68M
Bob CervOFF12554013220876138735.285.332.479B-/C-$3.66M
Roger MarisOFF12252411816726925358.273.359.464C/C-$3.44M
Russ SnyderOFF73281763214162919.313.367.420B/C$2.11M
Whitey HerzogOFF3816736192512334.293.446.390D+/B$1.21M
Zeke BellaOFF47981719100149.207.293.293A+/D-$308K

Pitchers from the 1959 Kansas City Athletics

PlayerRoleTypeGPIP/162GSERAOAVWHIPK/BBK/9BB/9HR/9Salary
Bud DaleySF39228.00293.160.2571.272.0165.202.580.998$5.52M
Ned GarverSF32212.00303.710.2701.271.4522.731.880.983$5.15M
Ray HerbertSF37194.00264.850.2751.401.5974.853.041.176$3.80M
Johnny KucksRP33160.00233.870.2781.351.2143.032.500.595$3.01M
Bob GrimRF40132.0094.090.2601.441.1404.674.090.718$2.55M
John TsitourisRF2488.00104.970.2711.501.4295.403.780.324$1.85M
Rip ColemanRP2986.00114.560.2731.471.5886.003.780.889$1.47M
Tom SturdivantRP3676.0034.650.2581.451.6767.164.271.130$1.30M
Murry DicksonRF3875.0004.940.2901.581.3334.563.421.141$1.07M
Ralph TerryRP949.0075.240.3081.621.8426.803.691.748$503K

The 1959 Kansas City Athletics roster is above. All columns may be sorted by clicking the column name. Clicking on an individual player will display the player's career statistics including his time with the 1959 Kansas City Athletics.

For information regarding statistical abbreviations, please View the Statistics Legend

Email Page to a Friend 

[Terms of Use] [Customer Support] [Privacy Statement]

1999-2016 WhatIfSports.com, Inc. All rights reserved.

WhatIfSports is a trademark of WhatIfSports.com, Inc. SimLeague, SimMatchup and iSimNow are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts, Inc. Used under license. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.