1959 San Francisco Giants

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Season Overview

83-71 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1959 San Francisco Giants

What was the record of the 1959 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a 83-71 record. They went 42-35 at home and 41-36 on the road.

What division did the 1959 San Francisco Giants play in?

The 1959 San Francisco Giants played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1959.

What was the 1959 San Francisco Giants record by month?

The 1959 San Francisco Giants had their best month in May, when they went 17-12 and had a 58.6% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 10-13 and had a 43.5% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-7 56.2% +7
May 17-12 58.6% +40
June 17-14 54.8% +18
July 14-12 53.8% +12
August 16-13 55.2% +6
September 10-13 43.5% +9

Did the 1959 San Francisco Giants make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1959 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a run differential of +92. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Giants could have been expected to have about 86.8 wins, or a 87-67 record in the regular season.

How did the 1959 San Francisco Giants perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1959 San Francisco Giants went 22-25.

How did the 1959 San Francisco Giants perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1959 San Francisco Giants went 7-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1959 San Francisco Giants?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1959 San Francisco Giants was a 4 game winning streak on 3 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1959 San Francisco Giants?

The longest losing streak that the San Francisco Giants had during the 1959 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1959 San Francisco Giants Schedule

= Playoff Team

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