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1955 Columbia Reds

1955 > Class A > 1955 South Atlantic League
Overall: 89-51
Scored 705 runs, Allowed 494 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-48

Affiliation: Cincinnati Redlegs-NL
Manager: Ernie White
Represented: Columbia, SC
Ballpark: Capital City Park (I) (Columbia, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Charles Alsop* 25 10 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 Ultus Alvarez 22 126 498 150 35 11 16 .301 .512 255
3 John Bebber 32 28 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
4 Thomas Biskup 25 1 1
5 Rick Botelho* 20 37 71 15 3 3 0 .211 .338 24
6 Jimmy Bragan 26 131 533 164 25 2 3 .308 .379 202
7 Robert Bush 24 88 258 72 13 0 1 .279 .341 88
8 Mickey Crossin 24 1 1
9 Jerry Davis* 22 36 78 14 0 1 1 .179 .244 19
10 Bill Ford 28 48 144 36 11 2 2 .250 .396 57
11 Harvey Gentry* 29 99 342 92 15 5 7 .269 .404 138
12 Noah Goode* 26 36 133 31 6 1 2 .233 .338 45
13 Herman Hedderick 25 1 1
14 Kenneth Hommel 23 1 1
15 John Jackson 29 9 13
16 Kirby Jackson* 25 62 178 44 6 7 4 .247 .427 76
17 Vernon Kilburg 22 8 17
18 Barney Martin 32 27 35 10 1 0 0 .286 .314 11
19 Charles Messina 24 2 4
20 Edmund Nietopski 28 45 121 27 3 0 0 .223 .248 30
21 Tony Pacheco 27 12 36 4 0 0 0 .111 .111 4
22 James Petersen 21 110 359 76 11 1 2 .212 .265 95
23 Charlie Rabe* 23 37 94 17 2 1 0 .181 .223 21
24 Frank Robinson 19 80 243 64 15 7 12 .263 .531 129
25 William Schimchak 22 22 68 16 2 0 2 .235 .353 24
26 Keith Schmidt 26 106 339 83 17 2 3 .245 .333 113
27 Norman Shope 40 27 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
28 Harold Stamey* 27 45 143 33 6 1 7 .231 .434 62
29 William Thompson* 23 133 474 131 28 9 14 .276 .462 219
30 Harold Treinen 26 10 40 6 1 0 1 .150 .250 10
31 Bill Upton 26 26 26 2 0 0 0 .077 .077 2
32 Ernie White 38 1 1
33 Marv Williams 35 97 351 115 18 7 16 .328 .556 195
34 Clarence Zieser 25 18 38 4 0 0 0 .105 .105 4
34 Players 25.3 140 5393 4692 705 1218 220 60 94 622 35 573 796 .260 .337 .392 .730 1840 84 44
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Charles Alsop* 25 2 0 1.000 1.96 10 0 23.0 22 10 5 2 9 1.348 8.6 0.8 3.5
2 John Bebber 32 2 3 .400 3.15 28 0 40.0 25 16 14 1 22 1.175 5.6 0.2 5.0
3 Rick Botelho* 20 15 9 .625 3.11 35 26 197.0 201 89 68 16 73 1.391 9.2 0.7 3.3
4 Mickey Crossin 24 0 0 1
5 Leonidas Dansby 25 0 0 2
6 Jerry Davis* 22 18 12 .600 2.69 36 32 244.0 218 88 73 8 143 1.480 8.0 0.3 5.3
7 Louie Flaugher* 26 0 0 3
8 Herman Hedderick 25 0 0 1
9 Kenneth Hommel 23 0 1 .000 1
10 John Jackson 29 1 4 .200 9
11 Vernon Kilburg 22 4 1 .800 8
12 Barney Martin 32 8 6 .571 3.37 21 17 117.2 109 49 44 9 39 1.258 8.3 0.7 3.0
13 Odell Martin 24 0 0 4
14 Charlie Rabe* 23 21 7 .750 2.01 30 30 251.0 189 75 56 5 121 1.235 6.8 0.2 4.3
15 Daniel Rhame 23 0 0 2
16 Norman Shope 40 3 3 .500 4.60 27 0 45.0 51 25 23 3 15 1.467 10.2 0.6 3.0
17 Bill Upton 26 8 3 .727 1.52 26 5 89.0 71 25 15 2 21 1.034 7.2 0.2 2.1
18 Ernie White* 38 0 0 1
19 Clarence Zieser 25 7 2 .778 3.00 18 13 105.0 99 42 35 9 33 1.257 8.5 0.8 2.8
19 Players 25.7 89 51 .636 140 140 494
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Davis 36 0.00
Rick Botelho 35 0.00
Charlie Rabe 30 0.00
John Bebber 28 0.00
Norman Shope 27 0.00
Bill Upton 26 0.00
Barney Martin 21 0.00
Clarence Zieser 18 0.00
Charles Alsop 10 0.00
John Jackson 9 0.00
Vernon Kilburg 8 0.00
Odell Martin 4 0.00
Louie Flaugher 3 0.00
Leonidas Dansby 2 0.00
Daniel Rhame 2 0.00
Mickey Crossin 1 0.00
Herman Hedderick 1 0.00
Kenneth Hommel 1 0.00
Ernie White 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Charles Alsop 25 L L 6' 4.0" 220 1930
Ultus Alvarez 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 2, 1933 Cumanayagua, CU
John Bebber 32 R R 6' 0.0" 172 Jun 25, 1923 Chicago, IL, US
Thomas Biskup 25 R 5' 9.0" 162 1930
Rick Botelho 20 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 4, 1934 Oakland, CA, US
Jimmy Bragan 26 R R 6' 0.0" 198 Mar 12, 1929 Birmingham, AL, US
Robert Bush 24 R 6' 2.0" 190 1931
Mickey Crossin 24 R R 6' 2.0" 193 Sep 16, 1930 New Orleans, LA, US
Leonidas Dansby 25 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1930
Jerry Davis 22 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 21, 1932 Kansas City, KS, US
Louie Flaugher 26 R L 5' 10.0" 160 1929
Bill Ford 28 R 5' 10.0" 170 1927
Harvey Gentry 29 L R 6' 0.0" 170 May 27, 1926 Winston-Salem, NC, US
Noah Goode 26 L 5' 9.0" 165 1929
Herman Hedderick 25 R R 6' 5.0" 185 1930
Kenneth Hommel 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 8, 1932 Queens, NY, US
John Jackson 29 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jun 1, 1926 Lumberton, MS, US
Kirby Jackson 25 L R 6' 0.0" 170 May 3, 1930 Sumter, SC, US
Vernon Kilburg 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1933
Barney Martin 32 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 3, 1923 Columbia, SC, US
Odell Martin 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1931
Charles Messina 24 R 5' 10.0" 175 1931
Edmund Nietopski 28 R 5' 9.0" 170 1927
Tony Pacheco 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 9, 1927 Punta Brava, La Habana, CU
James Petersen 21 R 6' 2.0" 180 1934
Charlie Rabe 23 L L 6' 1.0" 180 May 6, 1932 Boyce, TX, US
Daniel Rhame 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1932
Frank Robinson 19 R R 6' 1.0" 183 Aug 31, 1935 Beaumont, TX, US
William Schimchak 22 R 5' 11.0" 175 1933
Keith Schmidt 26 R 6' 0.0" 190 1929
Norman Shope 40 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 14, 1915
Harold Stamey 27 L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 3, 1928
William Thompson 23 L L 6' 5.0" 190 Jan 7, 1932 Hooker, PA, US
Harold Treinen 26 R 6' 0.0" 165 1929
Bill Upton 26 R R 6' 0.0" 167 Jun 18, 1929 Esther, MO, US
Ernie White 38 R L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 5, 1916 Pacolet Mills, SC, US
Marv Williams 35 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 12, 1920 Houston, TX, US
Clarence Zieser 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 21, 1929 Belle Plaine, IA, US

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