1959 New York Yankees

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Season Overview

79-75 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1959 New York Yankees

What was the record of the 1959 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a 79-75 record. They went 40-37 at home and 39-38 on the road.

What division did the 1959 New York Yankees play in?

The 1959 New York Yankees played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1959.

What was the 1959 New York Yankees record by month?

The 1959 New York Yankees had their best month in September, when they went 15-9 and had a 62.5% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 12-16 and had a 42.9% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-8 46.7% +20
May 12-15 44.4% -16
June 18-12 60% +36
July 12-16 42.9% -17
August 15-15 50% -6
September 15-9 62.5% +23

Did the 1959 New York Yankees make the Postseason?

No, the Yankees didn't make the Postseason in 1959.

What was the run differential for the 1959 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a run differential of +40. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Yankees could have been expected to have about 81.2 wins, or a 81-73 record in the regular season.

How did the 1959 New York Yankees perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1959 New York Yankees went 25-27.

How did the 1959 New York Yankees perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1959 New York Yankees went 10-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1959 New York Yankees?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1959 New York Yankees was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1959 New York Yankees?

The longest losing streak that the New York Yankees had during the 1959 regular season was 5 games, which occured 3 separate times.

1959 New York Yankees Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sun, Apr 12, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Tue, Apr 14, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 13 - 3
Wed, Apr 15, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 1
Thu, Apr 16, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 7
Fri, Apr 17, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Apr 18, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Win 16 - 7
Sun, Apr 19, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Tue, Apr 21, 1959 @ Washington Senators Win 11 - 4
Wed, Apr 22, 1959 @ Washington Senators Win 1 - 0 (14)
Thu, Apr 23, 1959 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 25, 1959 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Sun, Apr 26, 1959 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Apr 26, 1959 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Apr 29, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Thu, Apr 30, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Fri, May 1, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 4 (10)
Sat, May 2, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 5
Sun, May 3, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 3, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 8
Tue, May 5, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 2 (10)
Wed, May 6, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 4
Sat, May 9, 1959 vs Washington Senators Loss 0 - 7
Sun, May 10, 1959 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 3
Sun, May 10, 1959 vs Washington Senators Win 3 - 2 (10)
Tue, May 12, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 7
Fri, May 15, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 6
Sat, May 16, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sun, May 17, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 17, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 0 - 10
Tue, May 19, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 6
Wed, May 20, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 13
Fri, May 22, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 5
Sat, May 23, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 13 - 5
Sun, May 24, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 0
Sun, May 24, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 2
Tue, May 26, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 12
Wed, May 27, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 28, 1959 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 5
Fri, May 29, 1959 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 30, 1959 @ Washington Senators Win 11 - 2
Sat, May 30, 1959 @ Washington Senators Win 11 - 0
Sun, May 31, 1959 @ Washington Senators Win 3 - 0
Tue, Jun 2, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Jun 3, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Thu, Jun 4, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Win 14 - 3
Fri, Jun 5, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 2
Sat, Jun 6, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jun 7, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Jun 7, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jun 9, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 9 - 8 (13)
Wed, Jun 10, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 4
Thu, Jun 11, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 5 - 9
Fri, Jun 12, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 13, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 4
Sun, Jun 14, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jun 14, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 8
Tue, Jun 16, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jun 17, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Thu, Jun 18, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4 (10)
Fri, Jun 19, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jun 20, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 2
Sun, Jun 21, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 21, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5 (14)
Mon, Jun 22, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 11 - 6
Tue, Jun 23, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 10 - 2
Wed, Jun 24, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jun 25, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jun 26, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jun 27, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jun 28, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 9
Sun, Jun 28, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jun 30, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jul 1, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Thu, Jul 2, 1959 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 3, 1959 vs Washington Senators Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 4, 1959 vs Washington Senators Loss 6 - 10
Sat, Jul 4, 1959 vs Washington Senators Win 7 - 0
Sun, Jul 5, 1959 vs Washington Senators Loss 0 - 7
Wed, Jul 8, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Win 11 - 5
Thu, Jul 9, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 14
Fri, Jul 10, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 8
Sat, Jul 11, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 8 (10)
Sun, Jul 12, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 7
Mon, Jul 13, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 13
Tue, Jul 14, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Win 1 - 0
Thu, Jul 16, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 5 (10)
Thu, Jul 16, 1959 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jul 17, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Jul 18, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 19, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jul 19, 1959 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 4
Tue, Jul 21, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Jul 22, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 5
Thu, Jul 23, 1959 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 8
Fri, Jul 24, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jul 25, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 8
Sun, Jul 26, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 1 (10)
Tue, Jul 28, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 30, 1959 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 31, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 11 - 2
Sat, Aug 1, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Aug 2, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 5
Tue, Aug 4, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Aug 5, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 0
Thu, Aug 6, 1959 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Aug 7, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 0
Sat, Aug 8, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 0
Sun, Aug 9, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 4 - 3 (14)
Sun, Aug 9, 1959 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 2 (11)
Mon, Aug 10, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 4 (10)
Tue, Aug 11, 1959 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 5
Wed, Aug 12, 1959 vs Washington Senators Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Aug 13, 1959 vs Washington Senators Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Aug 14, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 11
Sat, Aug 15, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 12
Sun, Aug 16, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Aug 16, 1959 vs Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 2
Tue, Aug 18, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 3
Wed, Aug 19, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 5
Thu, Aug 20, 1959 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 14
Fri, Aug 21, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 9 - 7
Sat, Aug 22, 1959 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 7 - 8 (10)