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1955 Savannah A's

1955 > Class A > 1955 South Atlantic League
Overall: 61-79
Scored 567 runs, Allowed 651 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-79

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Savannah, GA
Ballpark: n/a
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 Normal Abrams* 22 37 132 38 2 0 0 .288 .303 40
2 Bearl Brooks 29 31 109 34 3 3 0 .312 .394 43
3 James Brown 25 43 127 19 4 1 3 .150 .268 34
4 Walt Craddock 23 25 48 12 0 0 0 .250 .250 12
5 George Doucet* 20 4 5
6 Arthur Ehlers 22 17 51 12 1 0 1 .235 .314 16
7 Jim Engleman 26 8 18
8 Bill Freese 28 31 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Tommy Giordano 29 89 282 76 9 3 18 .270 .514 145
10 Vince Gohl* 29 4 3
11 John Grice 31 134 480 140 18 5 7 .292 .394 189 Stats for 2 teams
12 Stanley Guie 21 13 29 6 1 0 1 .207 .345 10
13 Hugh Holder 24 37 47 12 2 0 0 .255 .298 14
14 Richard Jack 25 2 2
15 Ken Johnson 22 36 48 5 3 0 1 .104 .229 11
16 Stanley Johnson 24 24 14 2 0 0 0 .143 .143 2
17 Walt Kellner 26 30 38 3 2 0 0 .079 .132 5
18 Gus Keriazakos 23 15 43 6 0 0 0 .140 .140 6
19 George Kinnamon 28 7 3
20 Richard Kirk 24 112 372 92 15 6 9 .247 .392 146
21 Joseph Kobuskie 22 61 201 32 0 1 1 .159 .184 37
22 Mike Kume 29 5 9
23 Jerome Labanz 24 1 1
24 Bob Loranger 23 1 1
25 Eric MacKenzie* 22 8 17
26 James Meyer? -- 1 4
27 Ronald Mills* 22 116 386 91 14 10 9 .236 .394 152
28 Bill Oster* 22 3 5
29 Joseph Pahr 27 45 140 36 5 0 0 .257 .293 41
30 Don Plarski 25 6 10
31 Hal Raether 22 4 7
32 William Robertson* 27 111 403 118 13 6 0 .293 .355 143
33 LeRoy Schmidt* 21 40 127 27 2 3 1 .213 .299 38
34 Robert Schwarzkoff 20 1 1
35 Jerry Schypinski* 23 134 534 153 19 2 2 .287 .341 182
36 David Shea 21 4 12
37 Guy Sparrow 23 3 9
38 Bob Spicer* 30 2 2
39 Jake Spruill 30 22 53 11 3 0 0 .208 .264 14
40 Joseph Stoico* 23 37 99 16 3 1 1 .162 .242 24
41 Bob Trice 28 20 34 6 1 1 0 .176 .265 9
42 Ken Wild 29 30 59 16 2 0 1 .271 .356 21
43 Wiley Williams 28 136 489 130 6 7 28 .266 .479 234 Stats for 2 teams
44 Glen Zimmerman* 23 119 408 110 20 5 1 .270 .350 143
44 Players 25.4 141 5365 4679 567 1171 145 51 79 510 25 577 680 .250 .331 .354 .684 1655 80 29
* - 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 Walt Craddock* 23 8 13 .381 3.42 25 23 142.0 139 71 54 5 63 1.423 8.8 0.3 4.0
2 Bob Davis 21 0 0 5
3 George Doucet* 20 0 3 .000 4
4 Bill Freese 28 7 5 .583 4.37 31 1 55.2 56 37 27 4 25 1.455 9.1 0.6 4.0
5 Vince Gohl* 29 1 1 .500 4
6 Stanley Guie 21 2 4 .333 5.20 13 8 71.0 59 43 41 6 60 1.676 7.5 0.8 7.6
7 Hugh Holder 24 11 8 .579 3.74 36 14 154.0 145 78 64 7 72 1.409 8.5 0.4 4.2
8 Richard Jack 25 0 0 2
9 Ken Johnson 22 5 9 .357 4.13 34 16 146.0 180 80 67 6 42 1.521 11.1 0.4 2.6
10 Stanley Johnson 24 2 5 .286 3.98 24 4 63.1 70 38 28 2 22 1.453 9.9 0.3 3.1
11 Walt Kellner 26 2 10 .167 3.73 30 16 128.0 141 69 53 13 38 1.398 9.9 0.9 2.7
12 Gus Keriazakos 23 11 2 .846 1.67 15 15 124.0 99 35 23 7 44 1.153 7.2 0.5 3.2
13 George Kinnamon? 28 0 0 7
14 Mike Kume 29 0 2 .000 5
15 Jerome Labanz 24 0 1 .000 1
16 Tony Napoles 30 0 0 1
17 Bill Oster* 22 1 1 .500 3
18 Hal Raether 22 0 1 .000 4
19 William Riale 22 0 1 .000 1
20 Robert Schwarzkoff 20 0 0 1
21 Bob Spicer 30 0 0 2
22 Raymond Steele 21 0 0 2
23 Russell Swingle 28 0 0 3
24 Bob Trice 28 3 5 .375 5.00 11 8 63.0 63 40 35 7 18 1.286 9.0 1.0 2.6
25 Ken Wild 29 8 8 .500 2.84 19 17 133.0 134 60 42 8 31 1.241 9.1 0.5 2.1
25 Players 24.7 61 79 .436 141 141 651
* - 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
Hugh Holder 36 0.00
Ken Johnson 34 0.00
Bill Freese 31 0.00
Walt Kellner 30 0.00
Walt Craddock 25 0.00
Stanley Johnson 24 0.00
Ken Wild 19 0.00
Gus Keriazakos 15 0.00
Stanley Guie 13 0.00
Bob Trice 11 0.00
George Kinnamon 7 0.00
Bob Davis 5 0.00
Mike Kume 5 0.00
George Doucet 4 0.00
Vince Gohl 4 0.00
Hal Raether 4 0.00
Bill Oster 3 0.00
Russell Swingle 3 0.00
Richard Jack 2 0.00
Bob Spicer 2 0.00
Raymond Steele 2 0.00
Jerome Labanz 1 0.00
Tony Napoles 1 0.00
William Riale 1 0.00
Robert Schwarzkoff 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Normal Abrams 22 L 5' 10.0" 158 1933
Bearl Brooks 29 R 5' 8.0" 175 1926
James Brown 25 R R 5' 9.0" 180 1930
Walt Craddock 23 R L 5' 11.0" 176 Mar 25, 1932 Pax, WV, US
Bob Davis 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 11, 1933 New York, NY, US
George Doucet 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1935
Arthur Ehlers 22 R 6' 1.0" 180 1933
Jim Engleman 26 R 6' 0.0" 200 Jan 2, 1929 Pontiac, MI, US
Bill Freese 28 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 5, 1927
Tommy Giordano 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 9, 1925 Newark, NJ, US
Vince Gohl 29 L L 6' 2.0" 175 1926
John Grice 31 R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 15, 1924
Stanley Guie 21 R R 6' 3.0" 215 1934
Hugh Holder 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1931
Richard Jack 25 R R 6' 9.0" 215 1930
Ken Johnson 22 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 16, 1933 West Palm Beach, FL, US
Stanley Johnson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1931
Walt Kellner 26 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Apr 26, 1929 Tucson, AZ, US
Gus Keriazakos 23 R R 6' 3.0" 187 Jul 28, 1931 West Orange, NJ, US
George Kinnamon 28 R 6' 1.0" 185 1927
Richard Kirk 24 R 6' 0.0" 190 1931
Joseph Kobuskie 22 R R 5' 10.0" 160 1933
Mike Kume 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 19, 1926 Premier, WV, US
Jerome Labanz 24 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Jun 8, 1931
Bob Loranger 23 R 5' 11.0" 183 Oct 5, 1931 Billerica, MA, US
Eric MacKenzie 22 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 29, 1932 Glendon, AB, CA
James Meyer -- Unknown
Ronald Mills 22 L 6' 0.0" 190 1933
Tony Napoles 30 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1925
Bill Oster 22 L L 6' 3.0" 198 Jan 2, 1933 New York, NY, US
Joseph Pahr 27 R 5' 9.0" 180 May 5, 1928 Chicago, IL, US
Don Plarski 25 R R 5' 6.0" 160 Nov 9, 1929 Chicago, IL, US
Hal Raether 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 10, 1932 Lake Mills, WI, US
William Riale 22 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 22, 1933 Brogue, PA, US
William Robertson 27 L R 5' 10.0" 160 1928
LeRoy Schmidt 21 L L 6' 1.0" 170 1934
Robert Schwarzkoff 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1935
Jerry Schypinski 23 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 16, 1931 Detroit, MI, US
David Shea 21 R 6' 2.0" 192 1934
Guy Sparrow 23 R 6' 5.0" 222 1932
Bob Spicer 30 L R 5' 10.0" 173 Apr 11, 1925 Richmond, VA, US
Jake Spruill 30 R 6' 3.0" 185 Jul 13, 1924 DeKalb County, GA, US
Raymond Steele 21 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1934
Joseph Stoico 23 L L 5' 11.0" 185 1932
Russell Swingle 28 R R 6' 1.0" 205 1927
Bob Trice 28 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 28, 1926 Newton, GA, US
Ken Wild 29 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1926
Wiley Williams 28 R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 8, 1927 Greenville, SC, US
Glen Zimmerman 23 L 5' 11.0" 170 1932

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