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1955 Seattle Rainiers

1955 > Class Open > 1955 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 95-77
Scored 695 runs, Allowed 624 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 94-78

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: n/a
Represented: Seattle, WA
Ballpark: Sick's Stadium (Seattle, WA)
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 Herb Anderson 18 3 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
2 Bobby Balcena 29 150 595 536 76 156 26 6 7 60 9 42 36 .291 .346 .401 .747 215 11 6 6 5
3 Monty Basgall 33 132 469 420 50 103 25 1 8 42 5 33 36 .245 .302 .367 .668 154 12 3 8 5
4 Ewell Blackwell 32 24 40 37 3 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 .216 .216 .216 .432 8 5 0 3 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Bill Brenner 34 22 21 20 0 8 4 0 0 5 0 1 3 .400 .429 .600 1.029 12 0 0 0 0
6 Jack Bukowatz 24 42 80 70 3 16 1 0 0 3 2 9 6 .229 .316 .243 .559 17 4 0 1 0
7 Ryne Duren 26 7 12 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .083 .083 .083 .167 1 0 0 0 0
8 Bob Duretto* 27 4 9 7 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 .286 .444 .429 .873 3 0 0 0 0
9 Bob Fesler 25 4 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 2 0 0 0 0
10 Van Fletcher 30 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
11 Joe Ginsberg* 28 147 547 475 48 139 27 3 7 66 6 59 22 .293 .370 .406 .776 193 11 2 6 5
12 Bill Glynn* 29 128 527 466 56 126 21 2 13 56 7 51 66 .270 .340 .408 .747 190 7 1 3 6
13 Lefty Hayden* 20 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0 0
14 Jay Heard* 35 15 31 26 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 .115 .143 .115 .258 3 0 0 3 1
15 Cal Humphreys 21 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
16 Larry Jansen 34 26 49 44 3 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 .136 .136 .136 .273 6 2 0 5 0
17 Howie Judson 29 37 60 54 5 6 0 1 0 0 0 2 21 .111 .143 .148 .291 8 1 0 4 0
18 Bob Kelly 27 16 24 22 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .227 .227 .273 .500 6 0 0 2 0
19 Bill Kennedy* 34 52 25 22 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .136 .174 .136 .310 3 1 0 2 0
20 Lou Kretlow 34 22 59 52 5 11 0 0 0 3 0 2 21 .212 .241 .212 .452 11 0 0 5 0
21 Rocky Krsnich 27 34 132 117 11 27 6 1 1 10 0 14 17 .231 .313 .325 .638 38 1 0 1 0
22 Vic Lombardi* 32 44 87 78 10 27 0 0 0 12 0 7 7 .346 .395 .346 .742 27 1 0 1 1
23 Tony Martinich 23 12 14 13 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 .231 .214 .231 .445 3 0 0 0 1
24 Phil Marvier* 19 2 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 1 0 0 0 0
25 Carmen Mauro* 28 157 649 569 93 167 18 4 3 56 7 67 63 .293 .370 .355 .725 202 6 3 8 2
26 Jim Moore 24 38 49 43 7 4 2 0 0 3 0 1 7 .093 .109 .140 .248 6 3 0 3 2
27 John Oldham 22 46 42 39 3 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 14 .179 .179 .179 .359 7 0 0 3 0
28 Ray Orteig 35 39 113 98 15 29 5 0 4 20 2 9 8 .296 .342 .469 .812 46 3 0 2 4
29 Lou Ortiz 32 23 83 74 8 22 5 0 1 7 1 7 9 .297 .358 .405 .763 30 2 0 2 0
30 Jerry Priddy 35 16 40 36 3 12 2 0 1 7 0 3 4 .333 .375 .472 .847 17 1 0 0 1
31 Charles Righetti 30 121 453 405 42 107 10 6 3 38 0 33 30 .264 .319 .341 .660 138 16 1 11 3 Stats for 2 teams
32 Moe Savransky* 26 3 8 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .375 .000 .375 0 0 0 0 0
33 George Schmees* 30 57 214 188 20 49 11 2 3 13 3 22 18 .261 .340 .388 .728 73 4 1 2 1
34 Art Schult 27 151 573 516 62 148 22 3 10 79 5 40 40 .287 .338 .399 .737 206 20 4 5 8
35 Elmer Singleton 37 38 96 84 10 17 2 0 0 4 0 5 18 .202 .256 .226 .482 19 0 1 6 0
36 Vern Stephens 34 52 177 160 22 54 9 0 7 36 0 16 21 .338 .398 .525 .923 84 6 0 1 0
37 Bob Swift 40 53 156 141 6 35 2 0 1 12 0 10 16 .248 .292 .284 .576 40 3 0 2 3 Stats for 2 teams
38 Gene Verble 27 136 486 436 57 112 27 0 2 51 3 40 42 .257 .317 .333 .650 145 8 0 7 3
39 Richard Watson 20 26 83 74 6 16 1 0 0 4 0 6 5 .216 .275 .230 .505 17 0 0 3 0
40 Marv Williams 35 35 140 117 20 27 6 2 5 22 1 21 10 .231 .345 .444 .790 52 4 0 1 1
41 Harvey Zernia* 29 101 285 248 27 63 12 0 2 26 0 31 31 .254 .336 .327 .662 81 2 1 2 3
42 Jerry Zuvela* 26 52 160 139 17 35 9 1 3 22 2 17 16 .252 .338 .396 .733 55 1 2 0 2
42 Players 29.5 172 6350 5636 695 1498 254 30 79 646 55 531 616 .266 .329 .364 .692 2049 126 24 105 54
* - 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 Robert Bartalini 18 0 0 18.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.000 36.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2 Ewell Blackwell 32 5 5 .500 4.01 23 16 3 1 112.1 120 52 50 8 47 31 1 0 2 1.487 9.6 0.6 3.8 2.5 0.66 Stats for 2 teams
3 Bill Brenner 34 2 2 .500 3.53 15 2 0 0 43.1 51 23 17 2 14 11 1 0 0 1.500 10.6 0.4 2.9 2.3 0.79
4 Ryne Duren 26 2 3 .400 3.74 7 6 1 1 33.2 28 15 14 1 22 38 3 0 0 1.485 7.5 0.3 5.9 10.2 1.73
5 Bob Fesler 25 0 2 .000 16.43 4 2 0 0 7.2 13 14 14 2 11 7 0 1 7 3.130 15.3 2.3 12.9 8.2 0.64
6 Van Fletcher 30 1 1 .500 4.95 16 0 0 0 20.0 32 15 11 1 6 6 2 0 1 1.900 14.4 0.4 2.7 2.7 1.00
7 Lefty Hayden* 20 1 0 1.000 3.86 1 1 0 0 7.0 10 3 3 0 5 1 0 0 0 2.143 12.9 0.0 6.4 1.3 0.20
8 Jay Heard* 35 5 7 .417 3.91 14 12 4 1 76.0 66 33 33 3 36 44 2 0 0 1.342 7.8 0.4 4.3 5.2 1.22
9 Cal Humphreys 21 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 3.1 2 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1.800 5.4 0.0 10.8 0.0 0.00
10 Larry Jansen 34 7 7 .500 3.34 26 16 6 1 137.1 147 55 51 7 26 66 0 0 1 1.260 9.6 0.5 1.7 4.3 2.54
11 Howie Judson 29 10 9 .526 2.90 37 22 10 1 186.0 176 75 60 10 68 93 4 0 2 1.312 8.5 0.5 3.3 4.5 1.37
12 Bob Kelly 27 3 3 .500 3.55 16 9 4 1 63.1 77 35 25 3 33 22 1 0 0 1.737 10.9 0.4 4.7 3.1 0.67
13 Bill Kennedy* 34 8 6 .571 1.92 52 1 0 0 93.2 74 38 20 5 18 77 4 0 4 0.982 7.1 0.5 1.7 7.4 4.28
14 Vern Kindsfather 30 0 0 4.50 4 0 0 0 2.0 6 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 3.500 27.0 0.0 4.5 9.0 2.00
15 Lou Kretlow 34 14 3 .824 2.41 22 19 11 5 149.2 111 41 40 4 74 110 2 1 3 1.236 6.7 0.2 4.4 6.6 1.49
16 Vic Lombardi* 32 8 11 .421 3.61 25 22 13 1 182.0 188 83 73 8 52 81 1 0 11 1.319 9.3 0.4 2.6 4.0 1.56
17 Lonnie Myers 23 0 0 12.00 2 0 0 0 3.0 6 4 4 0 3 2 1 0 0 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 6.0 0.67
18 John Oldham* 22 9 6 .600 3.84 35 11 2 0 122.0 95 60 52 7 82 53 1 0 7 1.451 7.0 0.5 6.0 3.9 0.65
19 Jerry Priddy 35 0 0 5.14 3 0 0 0 7.0 6 4 4 2 5 3 0 0 1 1.571 7.7 2.6 6.4 3.9 0.60
20 Moe Savransky* 26 1 1 .500 6.14 3 3 0 0 14.2 24 13 10 5 2 8 1 0 0 1.773 14.7 3.1 1.2 4.9 4.00
21 Elmer Singleton 37 19 12 .613 2.20 35 33 16 9 249.0 210 65 61 11 45 150 3 0 2 1.024 7.6 0.4 1.6 5.4 3.33
22 Al Widmar 30 1 0 1.000 1.00 8 0 0 0 9.0 5 3 1 1 6 3 0 0 1 1.222 5.0 1.0 6.0 3.0 0.50
22 Players 31.4 95 77 .552 172 172 624
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Joe Ginsberg 140 668 86 8 8 .990 5.39 5 32
Bob Swift 45 215 22 1 5 .996 5.27 1 9 Stats for 2 teams
Ray Orteig 32 128 10 3 1 .979 4.31 2 5
Bob Duretto 1 6 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Glynn 127 1074 100 8 107 .993 9.24
Marv Williams 26 205 18 0 30 1.000 8.58
Harvey Zernia 24 161 19 0 18 1.000 7.50
Herb Anderson 3 7 1 0 1 1.000 2.67
Jerry Priddy 1 6 0 0 0 1.000 6.00
George Schmees 1 3 0 0 1 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Monty Basgall 106 250 261 19 76 .964 4.82
Jim Moore 31 41 52 3 13 .969 3.00
Harvey Zernia 30 54 48 4 11 .962 3.40
Lou Ortiz 23 67 48 4 18 .966 5.00
Jerry Priddy 11 15 15 0 4 1.000 2.73
Marv Williams 7 14 16 0 7 1.000 4.29
Gene Verble 5 18 9 0 4 1.000 5.40

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Verble 60 37 54 6 5 .938 1.52
Vern Stephens 40 30 105 5 12 .964 3.38
Rocky Krsnich 34 37 68 19 14 .847 3.09
Jack Bukowatz 28 13 41 5 5 .915 1.93
Harvey Zernia 21 10 19 1 4 .967 1.38
Monty Basgall 19 16 36 6 2 .897 2.74
Jerry Priddy 2 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.50
Bob Duretto 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Righetti 121 236 385 27 79 .958 5.13 Stats for 2 teams
Gene Verble 66 107 198 24 40 .927 4.62
Richard Watson 25 38 62 5 13 .952 4.00
Jack Bukowatz 7 10 20 2 3 .938 4.29
Jim Moore 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Balcena 149 349 13 5 2 .986 2.43
Carmen Mauro 149 363 9 8 2 .979 2.50
Art Schult 148 283 19 5 4 .984 2.04
George Schmees 53 114 7 0 2 1.000 2.28
Jerry Zuvela 37 56 2 2 1 .967 1.57
Harvey Zernia 5 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.80
Phil Marvier 2 3 0 1 0 .750 1.50
Vern Stephens 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Kennedy 52 1 14 2 1 .882 0.29
Howie Judson 37 8 36 3 2 .936 1.19
John Oldham 35 7 25 3 0 .914 0.91
Elmer Singleton 35 20 45 2 2 .970 1.86
Larry Jansen 26 9 40 4 3 .925 1.88
Vic Lombardi 25 15 44 2 7 .967 2.36
Ewell Blackwell 23 5 22 3 1 .900 1.17 Stats for 2 teams
Lou Kretlow 22 6 13 1 0 .950 0.86
Van Fletcher 16 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.25
Bob Kelly 16 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.38
Bill Brenner 15 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.47
Jay Heard 14 6 12 1 0 .947 1.29
Al Widmar 8 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.25
Ryne Duren 7 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.43
Bob Fesler 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Vern Kindsfather 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jerry Priddy 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Moe Savransky 3 2 4 0 0 1.000 2.00
Cal Humphreys 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Lonnie Myers 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Robert Bartalini 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Lefty Hayden 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Herb Anderson 18 R L 6' 0.0" 178 Jul 15, 1936 Everett, WA, US
Bobby Balcena 29 R L 5' 7.0" 160 Aug 1, 1925 San Pedro, CA, US
Robert Bartalini 18 R R 5' 11.0" 172 Nov 20, 1936 Medocino County, CA, US
Monty Basgall 33 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Feb 8, 1922 Pfeifer, KS, US
Ewell Blackwell 32 R R 6' 6.0" 195 Oct 23, 1922 Fresno, CA, US
Bill Brenner 34 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Oct 30, 1920 Tumwater, WA, US
Jack Bukowatz 24 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Nov 4, 1930 Butte, MT, US
Ryne Duren 26 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 22, 1929 Cazenovia, WI, US
Bob Duretto 27 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Sep 17, 1927 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bob Fesler 25 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Aug 21, 1929 Nampa, ID, US
Van Fletcher 30 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 6, 1924 East Bend, NC, US
Joe Ginsberg 28 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1926 New York, NY, US
Bill Glynn 29 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 30, 1925 Sussex, NJ, US
Lefty Hayden 20 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Apr 14, 1935 San Francisco, CA, US
Jay Heard 35 L L 5' 7.0" 155 Jan 17, 1920 Athens, GA, US
Cal Humphreys 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jan 15, 1934 Seattle, WA, US
Larry Jansen 34 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 16, 1920 Verboort, OR, US
Howie Judson 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 16, 1926 Hebron, IL, US
Bob Kelly 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 4, 1927 Cleveland, OH, US
Bill Kennedy 34 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 14, 1921 Carnesville, GA, US
Vern Kindsfather 30 R R 5' 11.0" 176 Dec 12, 1924 Portland, OR, US
Lou Kretlow 34 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 27, 1921 Apache, OK, US
Rocky Krsnich 27 R R 6' 1.0" 174 Aug 5, 1927 West Allis, WI, US
Vic Lombardi 32 L L 5' 7.0" 158 Sep 20, 1922 Reedley, CA, US
Tony Martinich 23 R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 5, 1931 New York, NY, US
Phil Marvier 19 L 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 14, 1935 San Francisco, CA, US
Carmen Mauro 28 L R 6' 0.0" 167 Nov 10, 1926 St. Paul, MN, US
Jim Moore 24 R 5' 10.0" 170 Mar 26, 1931 Salem, OR, US
Lonnie Myers 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1931 Everett, WA, US
John Oldham 22 R L 6' 3.0" 198 Nov 6, 1932 Salinas, CA, US
Ray Orteig 35 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 20, 1919 Orchards, WA, US
Lou Ortiz 32 R 6' 3.0" 200 May 14, 1923 Albuquerque, NM, US
Jerry Priddy 35 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 9, 1919 Los Angeles, CA, US
Charles Righetti 30 R 6' 1.0" 165 Mar 4, 1925 San Francisco, CA, US
Moe Savransky 26 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 13, 1929 Cleveland, OH, US
George Schmees 30 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 6, 1924 Cincinnati, OH, US
Art Schult 27 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 20, 1928 Brooklyn, NY, US
Elmer Singleton 37 R R 6' 2.0" 174 Jun 26, 1918 Ogden, UT, US
Vern Stephens 34 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 23, 1920 McAllister, NM, US
Bob Swift 40 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 6, 1915 Salina, KS, US
Gene Verble 27 R R 5' 10.0" 163 Jun 29, 1928 Concord, NC, US
Richard Watson 20 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Nov 17, 1934 Napa, CA, US
Al Widmar 30 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Mar 20, 1925 Cleveland, OH, US
Marv Williams 35 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 12, 1920 Houston, TX, US
Harvey Zernia 29 L 6' 1.0" 175 May 31, 1926 Milwaukee, WI, US
Jerry Zuvela 26 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 21, 1928 San Pedro, CA, US

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