1959 Los Angeles Dodgers

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Season Overview

88-68 Won WS
Record Outcome

1959 Los Angeles Dodgers

What was the record of the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The Los Angeles Dodgers finished the regular season with a 88-68 record. They went 46-32 at home and 42-36 on the road. Including the postseason, the Los Angeles Dodgers went 92-70.

What division did the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers play in?

The 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1959.

What was the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers record by month?

The 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers had their best month in April, when they went 11-6 and had a 64.7% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 14-17 and had a 45.2% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 11-6 64.7% +13
May 14-17 45.2% -24
June 18-12 60% +33
July 15-12 55.6% +5
August 14-12 53.8% -9
September 16-9 64% +17

Did the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers Win The World Series?

Yes, the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series in 1959. They beat the Chicago White Sox.

What was the run differential for the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The Los Angeles Dodgers finished the regular season with a run differential of +35. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Dodgers could have been expected to have about 81.6 wins, or a 82-74 record in the regular season.

How did the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers went 34-25.

How did the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers went 9-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The longest losing streak that the Los Angeles Dodgers had during the 1959 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1959 Los Angeles Dodgers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Apr 11, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Apr 12, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Tue, Apr 14, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 6
Wed, Apr 15, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 0
Thu, Apr 16, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 6
Fri, Apr 17, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 9
Sat, Apr 18, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 7
Sun, Apr 19, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 3
Mon, Apr 20, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 1
Tue, Apr 21, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 9 - 7 (11)
Wed, Apr 22, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Apr 24, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2 (10)
Sat, Apr 25, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Apr 26, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 17 - 11
Mon, Apr 27, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 3
Wed, Apr 29, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Apr 30, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4
Fri, May 1, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 2, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 16
Sun, May 3, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 6
Sun, May 3, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 1
Mon, May 4, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 3
Tue, May 5, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 3 (16)
Wed, May 6, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 5
Thu, May 7, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 8, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 9
Sat, May 9, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 5 (11)
Sun, May 10, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 2
Mon, May 11, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 11 - 10
Tue, May 12, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 1
Wed, May 13, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 6
Thu, May 14, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 7
Sat, May 16, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 6
Sun, May 17, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 3 - 8
Mon, May 18, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 7 - 9
Tue, May 19, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 4
Wed, May 20, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 4
Wed, May 20, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 7
Fri, May 22, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 1 (13)
Sat, May 23, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 24, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 6
Mon, May 25, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 0
Tue, May 26, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6
Wed, May 27, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 1
Thu, May 28, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 7
Fri, May 29, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 9
Sat, May 30, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 31, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3
Tue, Jun 2, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 3, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 1
Thu, Jun 4, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jun 5, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 1
Sat, Jun 6, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 7, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 8
Tue, Jun 9, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 10, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Jun 11, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 11 - 0
Fri, Jun 12, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 6
Sat, Jun 13, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jun 14, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jun 14, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Mon, Jun 15, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 0
Tue, Jun 16, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 17, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 10 - 2
Wed, Jun 17, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 0
Thu, Jun 18, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Jun 19, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 2
Sat, Jun 20, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 9 - 2
Sun, Jun 21, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 17
Mon, Jun 22, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 2
Tue, Jun 23, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jun 24, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 6
Thu, Jun 25, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jun 26, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 5
Sat, Jun 27, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jun 28, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 4
Mon, Jun 29, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6 (13)
Tue, Jun 30, 1959 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 2
Thu, Jul 2, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jul 3, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jul 4, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jul 4, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jul 5, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 5, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Thu, Jul 9, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 3 (13)
Sat, Jul 11, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 5
Sun, Jul 12, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Mon, Jul 13, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 13
Tue, Jul 14, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 9
Wed, Jul 15, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Fri, Jul 17, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jul 18, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jul 19, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 4
Sun, Jul 19, 1959 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Jul 20, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 21, 1959 @ San Francisco Giants Win 1 - 0
Wed, Jul 22, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 7
Thu, Jul 23, 1959 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jul 24, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jul 25, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 4 (10)
Sun, Jul 26, 1959 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 2
Tue, Jul 28, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 4
Wed, Jul 29, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jul 30, 1959 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Fri, Jul 31, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 4
Sat, Aug 1, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Sun, Aug 2, 1959 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Tue, Aug 4, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Aug 5, 1959 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 3
Sat, Aug 8, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 2
Sun, Aug 9, 1959 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 7 - 8
Tue, Aug 11, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Wed, Aug 12, 1959 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 8 - 11
Thu, Aug 13, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 6
Fri, Aug 14, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Sat, Aug 15, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Sun, Aug 16, 1959 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Mon, Aug 17, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 8
Mon, Aug 17, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 3
Tue, Aug 18, 1959 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 6 (13)
Wed, Aug 19, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 9
Thu, Aug 20, 1959 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 5
Fri, Aug 21, 1959 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 5