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1955 Oakland Oaks

1955 > Class Open > 1955 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 77-95
Scored 683 runs, Allowed 741 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-92

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Lefty O'Doul
Represented: Oakland, CA
Ballpark: Oaks Park (Oakland, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954

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 George Bamberger 31 37 67 59 7 9 0 2 0 3 0 5 17 .153 .219 .220 .439 13 1 0 3 0
2 Charlie Barnes 20 8 22 20 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 7 .200 .273 .250 .523 5 1 0 0 0
3 Charlie Beamon 20 27 24 23 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 1 10 .217 .250 .217 .467 5 0 0 0 0
4 Fred Besana 24 42 43 41 5 9 3 0 1 5 0 2 19 .220 .256 .366 .622 15 0 0 0 0
5 Bud Black 22 23 20 20 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 4 1 0 0 0
6 Tom Borland* 22 19 20 18 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 10 .111 .158 .111 .269 2 0 0 1 0
7 Ernie Broglio 19 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0
8 Joe Brovia* 33 114 433 372 59 121 19 4 19 73 0 54 41 .325 .414 .551 .965 205 7 4 1 2
9 Hal Brown 30 15 39 35 7 10 2 0 1 2 0 3 10 .286 .342 .429 .771 15 1 0 1 0
10 Bob Cain* 30 15 21 16 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 .125 .300 .125 .425 2 0 0 1 0
11 Billy Consolo 20 159 673 590 93 163 33 8 14 68 10 72 86 .276 .354 .431 .785 254 5 2 4 5
12 Art Cuitti 28 109 304 281 18 77 17 2 6 39 0 14 29 .274 .305 .413 .718 116 13 0 6 3
13 Lorenzo Davis 37 125 399 369 39 90 19 1 6 41 1 20 36 .244 .282 .350 .632 129 9 2 2 6 Stats for 2 teams
14 Karl Drews 35 47 69 63 5 12 2 0 0 5 0 4 27 .190 .239 .222 .461 14 1 0 2 0
15 Don Ferrarese 26 24 28 24 3 7 0 0 1 4 0 3 3 .292 .370 .417 .787 10 1 0 1 0
16 Al Gettel 37 40 82 74 6 19 1 0 0 5 0 0 14 .257 .257 .270 .527 20 3 0 8 0
17 Clint Hartung 32 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
18 Spider Jorgensen* 35 147 582 516 68 126 18 3 15 54 6 48 41 .244 .310 .378 .688 195 7 3 11 4
19 Joe Kirrene 23 95 370 334 33 86 13 6 3 43 1 24 46 .257 .309 .359 .668 120 9 3 4 5 Stats for 2 teams
20 Lou Landini 28 4 9 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .222 .125 .347 1 1 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 Brooks Lawrence 30 7 16 16 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 0 0 0
22 Jim Marshall* 24 169 693 593 91 142 22 0 30 86 7 93 78 .239 .342 .428 .770 254 12 1 2 4
23 George Metkovich* 34 151 607 532 94 178 21 2 17 79 10 51 46 .335 .394 .477 .871 254 9 6 10 8
24 Don Moitoza 19 42 155 143 15 34 3 0 0 8 4 8 8 .238 .288 .259 .546 37 0 2 2 0
25 Bob Murphy 23 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
26 Lenny Neal 30 150 522 483 35 105 13 0 2 44 1 26 41 .217 .256 .257 .513 124 19 1 6 6
27 Duane Pillette 32 9 15 13 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .231 .286 .308 .593 4 0 0 1 0
28 Tony Rivas 22 8 31 29 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 7 .138 .194 .138 .331 4 1 0 0 0
29 Eric Rodin 25 18 63 58 8 21 5 1 1 4 0 5 10 .362 .413 .534 .947 31 4 0 0 0
30 Russ Rose 27 167 661 585 58 143 24 2 2 48 8 41 56 .244 .300 .303 .603 177 5 8 21 6
31 Bill Serena 30 137 490 412 55 111 23 3 18 71 0 62 81 .269 .369 .471 .840 194 12 6 5 5 Stats for 2 teams
32 Dick Strahs* 31 13 10 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
33 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
34 Al Van Alstyne 27 98 405 363 42 87 9 1 2 12 8 30 51 .240 .305 .287 .591 104 7 4 8 0
35 Chris Van Cuyk* 28 28 57 48 2 10 0 0 0 5 0 2 6 .208 .240 .208 .448 10 1 0 7 0
36 Wally Westlake 34 73 280 236 32 61 7 2 6 32 2 35 45 .258 .356 .381 .738 90 9 2 5 2 Stats for 2 teams
37 Adrian Zabala* 38 10 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
37 Players 29.0 172 6276 5570 683 1430 212 28 124 617 55 524 713 .257 .323 .372 .694 2070 119 37 105 40
* - 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 George Bamberger 31 12 14 .462 4.15 35 25 10 0 180.0 182 87 83 7 61 70 1 0 0 1.350 9.1 0.4 3.0 3.5 1.15
2 Charlie Beamon 20 2 8 .200 4.79 17 9 5 1 73.1 65 44 39 8 35 30 1 0 3 1.364 8.0 1.0 4.3 3.7 0.86
3 Fred Besana* 24 6 10 .375 3.75 41 12 5 1 146.1 127 66 61 5 100 103 7 1 11 1.551 7.8 0.3 6.2 6.3 1.03
4 Bud Black 22 3 6 .333 4.21 23 6 1 0 68.1 80 43 32 3 27 22 3 0 4 1.566 10.5 0.4 3.6 2.9 0.81
5 Tom Borland* 22 2 3 .400 4.29 19 5 2 1 71.1 71 38 34 7 40 53 2 0 2 1.556 9.0 0.9 5.0 6.7 1.33
6 Ernie Broglio 19 0 0 5.40 1 0 0 0 3.1 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1.500 8.1 0.0 5.4 0.0 0.00
7 Hal Brown 30 9 2 .818 2.95 12 11 9 0 91.2 71 33 30 4 12 37 0 0 1 0.905 7.0 0.4 1.2 3.6 3.08
8 Bob Cain* 30 3 4 .429 4.11 9 8 0 0 57.0 62 26 26 2 28 27 0 0 3 1.579 9.8 0.3 4.4 4.3 0.96
9 Karl Drews 35 9 13 .409 4.71 47 24 7 0 197.0 224 120 103 20 62 109 12 1 1 1.452 10.2 0.9 2.8 5.0 1.76
10 Don Ferrarese* 26 3 7 .300 3.76 17 10 5 0 81.1 69 44 34 3 42 49 3 0 4 1.365 7.6 0.3 4.6 5.4 1.17
11 Al Gettel 37 12 13 .480 4.09 40 27 16 0 217.2 226 102 99 21 86 101 3 2 2 1.433 9.3 0.9 3.6 4.2 1.17
12 Brooks Lawrence 30 5 1 .833 2.37 7 3 3 0 38.0 29 10 10 2 10 24 0 0 1 1.026 6.9 0.5 2.4 5.7 2.40
13 Bob Murphy 23 0 1 .000 6.46 7 1 0 0 15.1 19 16 11 3 11 11 1 0 0 1.957 11.2 1.8 6.5 6.5 1.00
14 Duane Pillette 32 2 3 .400 3.73 9 8 1 0 41.0 51 21 17 3 14 16 1 0 0 1.585 11.2 0.7 3.1 3.5 1.14
15 Dick Strahs 31 1 2 .333 5.60 13 2 1 0 27.1 32 18 17 5 11 15 0 0 0 1.573 10.5 1.6 3.6 4.9 1.36
16 Chris Van Cuyk* 28 8 8 .500 3.58 28 21 10 3 150.2 148 68 60 12 38 79 2 0 1 1.235 8.8 0.7 2.3 4.7 2.08
17 Adrian Zabala* 38 0 2 .000 5.60 10 0 0 0 17.2 26 16 11 0 7 5 0 0 1 1.868 13.2 0.0 3.6 2.5 0.71 Stats for 2 teams
17 Players 29.5 77 95 .448 172 172 741
* - 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
Lenny Neal 144 633 81 11 13 .985 4.96 10 40
Bob Swift 45 215 22 1 5 .996 5.27 1 9 Stats for 2 teams
Charlie Barnes 7 25 3 0 1 1.000 4.00 0 2
Art Cuitti 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Marshall 168 1489 98 16 107 .990 9.45
Lorenzo Davis 9 66 4 0 5 1.000 7.78 Stats for 2 teams
George Metkovich 1 13 0 0 0 1.000 13.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Consolo 152 352 408 28 76 .964 5.00
Bill Serena 14 35 30 0 10 1.000 4.64 Stats for 2 teams
Lorenzo Davis 9 15 22 2 1 .949 4.11 Stats for 2 teams
Tony Rivas 6 5 12 0 3 1.000 2.83
Spider Jorgensen 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Spider Jorgensen 138 134 340 25 35 .950 3.43
Bill Serena 110 89 244 14 28 .960 3.03 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Kirrene 65 60 143 18 12 .919 3.12 Stats for 2 teams
Lorenzo Davis 52 40 74 6 10 .950 2.19 Stats for 2 teams
Don Moitoza 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Lenny Neal 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Tony Rivas 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Russ Rose 165 319 478 40 78 .952 4.83
Billy Consolo 8 14 25 1 2 .975 4.88

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Metkovich 143 328 12 12 2 .966 2.38
Joe Brovia 105 146 9 6 2 .963 1.48
Al Van Alstyne 95 262 5 4 1 .985 2.81
Art Cuitti 78 130 4 3 0 .978 1.72
Wally Westlake 69 128 2 3 0 .977 1.88 Stats for 2 teams
Don Moitoza 36 78 1 1 0 .988 2.19
Lorenzo Davis 28 45 4 2 0 .961 1.75 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Kirrene 27 38 2 4 0 .909 1.48 Stats for 2 teams
Eric Rodin 18 34 1 1 0 .972 1.94
Bill Serena 4 4 2 0 0 1.000 1.50 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Karl Drews 47 8 30 1 1 .974 0.81
Fred Besana 41 14 35 4 1 .925 1.20
Al Gettel 40 7 28 2 1 .946 0.88
George Bamberger 35 16 35 1 2 .981 1.46
Chris Van Cuyk 28 4 20 1 1 .960 0.86
Bud Black 23 2 12 1 0 .933 0.61
Tom Borland 19 6 17 2 0 .920 1.21
Charlie Beamon 17 5 12 2 1 .895 1.00
Don Ferrarese 17 2 21 2 0 .920 1.35
Dick Strahs 13 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.62
Hal Brown 12 2 17 0 0 1.000 1.58
Adrian Zabala 10 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.40 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Cain 9 2 11 0 2 1.000 1.44
Duane Pillette 9 2 6 1 0 .889 0.89
Brooks Lawrence 7 2 5 0 0 1.000 1.00
Bob Murphy 7 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.43
Ernie Broglio 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
George Bamberger 31 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 1, 1923 Staten Island, NY, US
Charlie Barnes 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 6, 1934 San Francisco, CA, US
Charlie Beamon 20 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Dec 25, 1934 Oakland, CA, US
Fred Besana 24 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 5, 1931 Lincoln, CA, US
Bud Black 22 R R 6' 3.0" 197 Jul 9, 1932 St. Louis, MO, US
Tom Borland 22 L L 6' 3.0" 172 Feb 14, 1933 El Dorado, KS, US
Ernie Broglio 19 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 27, 1935 Berkeley, CA, US
Joe Brovia 33 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Feb 18, 1922 Davenport, CA, US
Hal Brown 30 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Dec 11, 1924 Greensboro, NC, US
Bob Cain 30 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 16, 1924 Longford, KS, US
Billy Consolo 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 18, 1934 Cleveland, OH, US
Art Cuitti 28 R R 5' 10.0" 200 May 24, 1927 Crockett, CA, US
Lorenzo Davis 37 R R 6' 3.0" 188 Jul 3, 1917 Piper, AL, US
Karl Drews 35 R R 6' 4.0" 192 Feb 22, 1920 Staten Island, NY, US
Don Ferrarese 26 R L 5' 9.0" 170 Jun 19, 1929 Oakland, CA, US
Al Gettel 37 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 17, 1917 Norfolk, VA, US
Clint Hartung 32 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Aug 10, 1922 Hondo, TX, US
Spider Jorgensen 35 L R 5' 9.0" 155 Nov 3, 1919 Folsom, CA, US
Joe Kirrene 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 4, 1931 San Francisco, CA, US
Lou Landini 28 R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 24, 1927 IT
Brooks Lawrence 30 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Jan 30, 1925 Springfield, OH, US
Jim Marshall 24 L L 6' 1.0" 190 May 25, 1931 Danville, IL, US
George Metkovich 34 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 8, 1920 Angel's Camp, CA, US
Don Moitoza 19 R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 10, 1936 Richmond, CA, US
Tommy Munoz 20 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 11, 1934 San Leandro, CA, US
Bob Murphy 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 6, 1931 Santa Clara County, CA, US
Lenny Neal 30 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 2, 1924 Scio, OR, US
Duane Pillette 32 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 24, 1922 Detroit, MI, US
Tony Rivas 22 R 5' 9.0" 160 May 5, 1933 Oakland, CA, US
Eric Rodin 25 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Feb 5, 1930 Orange, NJ, US
Russ Rose 27 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 4, 1927 Sierra Madre, CA, US
Bill Serena 30 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Oct 2, 1924 Alameda, CA, US
Dick Strahs 31 L R 6' 0.0" 192 Dec 4, 1923 Evanston, IL, US
Bob Swift 40 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 6, 1915 Salina, KS, US
Al Van Alstyne 27 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 6, 1927 Birmingham, AL, US
Chris Van Cuyk 28 L L 6' 6.0" 215 Jan 3, 1927 Kimberly, WI, US
Wally Westlake 34 R R 6' 0.0" 186 Nov 8, 1920 Gridley, CA, US
Adrian Zabala 38 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 26, 1916 San Antonio de los Banos, CU

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