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Detroit Tigers

1959 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Aguirre, Hank Both   Left   6'4"  205  01/31/1931
-- Bruce, Bob Right   Right   6'3"  200  05/16/1933
-- Bunning, Jim Right   Right   6'3"  190  10/23/1931
-- Burnside, Pete Right   Left   6'2"  180  07/02/1930
-- Davie, Jerry Right   Right   6'0"  180  02/10/1933
-- Foytack, Paul Right   Right   5'11"  175  11/16/1930
-- Hoeft, Billy Left   Left   6'3"  180  05/17/1932
-- Lary, Frank Right   Right   5'11"  175  04/10/1930
-- Morgan, Tom Right   Right   6'1"  180  05/20/1930
-- Mossi, Don Left   Left   6'1"  195  01/11/1929
-- Narleski, Ray Right   Right   6'1"  175  11/25/1928
-- Proctor, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  165  09/09/1935
-- Schultz, Barney Right   Right   6'2"  200  08/15/1926
-- Sisler, Dave Right   Right   6'4"  200  10/16/1931
-- Smith, Bob Right   Left   6'1"  190  02/01/1931
-- Stump, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  188  02/10/1932
-- Susce, George Right   Right   6'1"  180  09/13/1931
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Berberet, Lou Left   Right   5'11"  200  11/20/1929
-- Lau, Charlie Left   Right   6'0"  190  04/12/1933
-- Shoop, Ron Right   Right   5'11"  180  09/19/1931
-- Wilson, Red Right   Right   5'10"  160  03/07/1929
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Harris, Gail Left   Left   6'0"  195  10/15/1931
-- Osborne, Bobo Left   Right   6'1"  205  10/12/1935
-- Zernial, Gus Right   Right   6'2"  210  06/27/1923
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bolling, Frank Right   Right   6'1"  175  11/16/1931
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Demeter, Steve Right   Right   5'9"  185  01/27/1935
-- Yost, Eddie Right   Right   5'10"  170  10/13/1926
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bridges, Rocky Right   Right   5'8"  170  08/07/1927
-- Lepcio, Ted Right   Right   5'10"  177  07/28/1930
-- Veal, Coot Right   Right   6'1"  165  07/09/1932
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Alvarez, Ossie Right   Right   5'10"  165  10/19/1933
-- Chrisley, Neil Left   Right   6'3"  187  12/16/1931
-- Doby, Larry Left   Right   6'1"  180  12/13/1924
-- Groth, Johnny Right   Right   6'0"  182  07/23/1926
-- Kaline, Al Right   Right   6'1"  175  12/19/1934
-- Kuenn, Harvey Right   Right   6'2"  187  12/04/1930
-- Maxwell, Charlie Left   Left   5'11"  185  04/08/1927
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