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1955 Carolina League

1955 > Class B > League History
Overall: 552 games, 8 teams, approx. 138 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1954 / 1956

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1954 / 1956

League Standings

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
High Point-Thomasville Hi-Toms CIN 80 58 .580 --
Danville Leafs NYG 73 64 .533 6.5
Fayetteville Highlanders BAL 70 67 .511 9.5
Durham Bulls DET 69 69 .500 11
Reidsville Phillies PHI 68 70 .493 12
Greensboro Patriots BOS 66 72 .478 14
Winston-Salem Twins NYY 65 73 .471 15
Burlington-Graham Pirates PIT 60 78 .435 20
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Winston-Salem Twins NYY 23.4 5.57 138 5523 4604 769 1172 230 30 138 694 74 825 1017 .255 .366 .407 .774 1876 71 23
Fayetteville Highlanders BAL 26.3 5.18 137 5282 4515 709 1200 206 15 104 615 55 645 671 .266 .355 .387 .742 1748 86 36
Greensboro Patriots BOS 22.8 5.13 139 5471 4640 713 1224 178 40 74 624 92 694 697 .264 .357 .367 .724 1704 98 39
Reidsville Phillies PHI 22.8 5.00 138 5365 4643 690 1237 216 24 104 627 51 625 813 .266 .352 .390 .742 1813 73 24
High Point-Thomasville Hi-Toms CIN 25.8 4.88 138 5370 4712 673 1198 198 37 92 591 45 522 655 .254 .327 .371 .697 1746 106 30
Burlington-Graham Pirates PIT 21.9 4.83 138 5409 4644 666 1209 190 48 75 584 97 643 871 .260 .348 .370 .718 1720 83 39
Danville Leafs NYG 22.5 4.71 137 5292 4509 645 1148 195 18 80 563 57 667 765 .255 .348 .359 .707 1619 80 36
Durham Bulls DET 22.5 4.58 139 5375 4709 636 1208 207 45 72 570 51 579 797 .257 .336 .365 .701 1721 57 30
League Totals 23.5 4.98 1104 43087 36976 5501 9596 1620 257 739 4868 522 5200 6286 .260 .349 .377 .726 13947 654 257

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
High Point-Thomasville Hi-Toms CIN 28.1 3.90 80 58 .580 138 138 538
Danville Leafs NYG 22.2 4.35 73 64 .533 137 137 596
Fayetteville Highlanders BAL 25.6 4.84 70 67 .511 137 137 663
Durham Bulls DET 22.2 5.00 69 69 .500 139 139 695
Greensboro Patriots BOS 24.3 5.14 66 72 .478 139 139 714
Winston-Salem Twins NYY 24.2 5.32 65 73 .471 138 138 734
Reidsville Phillies PHI 22.5 5.59 68 70 .493 138 138 772
Burlington-Graham Pirates PIT 22.7 5.72 60 78 .435 138 138 789
League Totals 23.9 4.98 551 551 .500 1104 1104 5501

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
High Point-Thomasville Hi-Toms CIN 138 3644 1631 158 155 .971 18 Jimmy Brown
Danville Leafs NYG 137 3572 1431 180 135 .965 17 Andy Gilbert
Fayetteville Highlanders BAL 137 3538 1504 195 114 .963 15 Jack McKeon, Aaron Robinson and Jack Sanford
Durham Bulls DET 139 3678 1500 230 120 .957 18 Frank Skaff
Greensboro Patriots BOS 139 3637 1325 226 121 .956 17 Elmer Yoter
Winston-Salem Twins NYY 138 3620 1520 238 125 .956 13 Aaron Robinson and Ken Silvestri
Reidsville Phillies PHI 138 3599 1489 240 117 .955 20 Charlie Gassaway
Burlington-Graham Pirates PIT 138 3587 1349 286 105 .945 18 n/a
League Totals 1104 28875 11749 1753 992 .959 136