1959 Washington Senators
63 - 91
1958 / 1960 (Organization)
8th place in the AL (31 GB)
Home Record:
Away Record:
34 - 43 (.442)
29 - 48 (.377)
-7.6 wins
-6.4 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 619 / 677 ( -58 )
Allowed/Expected: 701 / 670 ( -31 )
Pyth Record: 68 - 86 (-5)
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Attendance: 615,372 Avg Att: 7,992 (0.54)
Att Rank: 8 / 8 Lg Avg: 14,805
       
Park Factor: 1.01    
HR Factor: 1.04 R/L HR: 1.09 / 0.87
Notes:


1959 Washington Senators
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com


Left Field
31.3
3.2
3.4
-1.0

Center Field
25.0
1.4
2.7
-1.5
24.8
-0.9
-0.2
-0.7


Right Field
28.0
-0.8
0.2
-1.5
26.5
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
24.6
-0.0
-0.0
-0.1
Shortstop
29.3
-0.8
-0.1
-0.3
24.9
0.6
0.4
0.6
19.5
-0.5
-0.2
-0.1
25.1
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
Second Base
24.5
-0.2
-0.1
0.1
27.8
0.1
0.5
-0.1
25.4
-0.4
-0.6
0.3
31.0
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
Third Base
23.0
4.2
5.2
-0.8
First Base
32.6
1.0
1.1
-0.7
27.5
0.3
-0.0
0.0
29.6
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
Manager
W-L
46.6
63-91
.409
-0.1
Catcher
32.3
-0.9
-0.2
-0.5
30.8
-1.2
-0.5
-0.4
26.5
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
35.1
0.0
-0.2
0.3
26.9
-0.4
-0.3
-0.0
Starting Pitcher
IP
25.4
238.7
8.5
7.8
0.8
24.2
233.7
2.4
2.2
0.2
27.7
206.0
1.2
1.3
-0.1
28.7
187.3
2.0
2.1
-0.1
30.9
97.7
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
20.7
5.0
-0.5
-0.5
-0.0
Swingman
IP
27.0
117.3
2.2
2.0
0.3
30.0
90.7
1.3
1.4
-0.1
30.0
38.3
0.8
0.8
0.1
30.8
10.7
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
Relief Pitcher
IP
26.9
61.0
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
30.9
54.3
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
24.1
12.3
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
22.5
3.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
22.9
2.7
0.1
0.1
-0.0
32.8
1.3
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James