The following are the baseball events of the year 1959 throughout the world.

List of years in baseball

Champions

Major League Baseball

Other champions

Winter Leagues

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Harvey Kuenn DET .353 Hank Aaron MIL .355
HR Rocky Colavito CLE
Harmon Killebrew WSH
42 Eddie Mathews MIL 46
RBI Jackie Jensen BOS 112 Ernie Banks CHC 143
Wins Early Wynn CHW 22 Lew Burdette MIL
Sam Jones SF
Warren Spahn MIL
21
ERA Hoyt Wilhelm BAL 2.19 Sam Jones SF 2.83

Major league baseball final standings

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

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  3. ^ New York Giants 1, Philadelphia Phillies 0 (1). Game Played on Saturday, July 4, 1908 (D) at Polo Grounds IV. Box score. Retrosheet. Retrieved on July 6, 2019.
  4. ^ Ken Williams. Article written by Joseph Wancho. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 8, 2019.
  5. ^ Nap Lajoie. Article written by David Jones and Stephen Constantelos. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 11, 2019.
  6. ^ Howard Ehmke. Article written by Gregory H. Wolf. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 11, 2019.
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  11. ^ John Hummel. Article written by Tom Simon. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 12, 2019.
  12. ^ Gene Packard. Article written by Bill Lamb. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 12, 2019.
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  19. ^ New York Highlanders at Boston Red Sox Box Score, April 20, 1912. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on July 14, 2019.
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  23. ^ Joe Harris. Article written by Bill Nowlin. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 20, 2019.
  24. ^ Jim Bottomley. Article written by Bill Johnson. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on July 20, 2019.