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St. Louis Cardinals

1959 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 71-83
Finished 7th in the NL

Manager: Solly Hemus (71-83)

1959 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics
1959 St. Louis Cardinals Game-by-Game Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National League ended the season with a record of 71 wins and 83 losses, finishing seventh in the NL. Solly Hemus served as manager.


Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight College
Don Blasingame 2B L R March 16, 1932 5'10" 160
Bob Blaylock P R R June 28, 1935 6'1" 185
Gary Blaylock P R R October 11, 1931 6'0" 196
Ken Boyer 3B R R May 20, 1931 6'1" 190
Marshall Bridges P B L June 2, 1931 6'1" 165
Ernie Broglio P R R August 27, 1935 6'2" 200
Jim Brosnan P R R October 24, 1929 6'4" 197
Duke Carmel CF L L April 23, 1937 6'3" 202
Tom Cheney P R R October 14, 1934 5'11" 170
Gino Cimoli CF R R December 18, 1929 6'1" 180
Phil Clark P R R October 3, 1932 6'3" 210
George Crowe 1B L L March 22, 1921 6'2" 210
Joe Cunningham RF L L August 27, 1931 6'0" 180
Bob Duliba P R R January 9, 1935 5'10" 180
Joe Durham CF R R July 31, 1931 6'1" 186
Chuck Essegian LF R R August 9, 1931 5'11" 200
Curt Flood CF R R January 18, 1938 5'9" 165
Bob Gibson P R R November 9, 1935 6'1" 189
Alex Grammas SS R R April 3, 1926 6'0" 175
Dick Gray SS R R July 11, 1931 5'11" 165
Gene Green RF R R June 26, 1933 6'2" 200
Marv Grissom P R R March 31, 1918 6'3" 190
Solly Hemus 2B L R April 17, 1923 5'9" 165
Tom Hughes P L R September 13, 1934 6'2" 180
Ray Jablonski 3B R R December 17, 1926 5'10" 175
Larry Jackson P R R June 2, 1931 6'1" 175
Hal Jeffcoat P R R September 6, 1924 5'10" 185
Ray Katt C R R May 9, 1927 6'2" 190
Alex Kellner P R L August 26, 1924 6'0" 200
Chick King CF R R November 10, 1930 6'2" 190
Tim McCarver C L R October 16, 1941 6'0" 183
Lindy McDaniel P R R December 13, 1935 6'3" 195
Bob Miller P R R February 18, 1939 6'1" 180
Vinegar Bend Mizell P R L August 13, 1930 6'3" 205
Stan Musial 1B L L November 21, 1920 6'0" 175
Irv Noren LF L L November 29, 1924 6'0" 190
Howie Nunn P R R October 18, 1935 6'0" 173
Jim O'Rourke P R R June 22, 1937 6'2" 195
Gene Oliver LF R R March 22, 1935 6'2" 225
Jay Porter C R R January 17, 1933 6'2" 180
Dick Ricketts P L R December 4, 1933 6'7" 215
Wally Shannon SS L R January 23, 1933 6'0" 178
Bill Smith P L L June 8, 1934 6'0" 190
Bobby Smith OF R R May 28, 1934 5'11" 180
Hal Smith C R R June 1, 1931 5'10" 186
Dean Stone P L L September 1, 1930 6'4" 205
Lee Tate SS R R March 18, 1932 5'10" 165
Jack Urban P R R December 5, 1928 5'8" 155
Bill White 1B L L January 28, 1934 6'0" 185