1959 St. Louis Cardinals

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Season Overview

71-83 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1959 St. Louis Cardinals

What was the record of the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a 71-83 record. They went 42-35 at home and 29-48 on the road.

What division did the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals play in?

The 1959 St. Louis Cardinals played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1959.

What was the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals record by month?

The 1959 St. Louis Cardinals had their best month in June, when they went 16-12 and had a 57.1% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 4-13 and had a 23.5% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 4-13 23.5% -28
May 15-13 53.6% +33
June 16-12 57.1% +20
July 14-16 46.7% -50
August 12-18 40% -42
September 10-11 47.6% -17

Did the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a run differential of -84. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cardinals could have been expected to have about 68.4 wins, or a 68-86 record in the regular season.

How did the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals went 29-28.

How did the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals went 7-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals was a 4 game winning streak on 4 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1959 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest losing streak that the St. Louis Cardinals had during the 1959 regular season was 7 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1959 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

= Playoff Team

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