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1955 Charleston Senators

1955 > Class AAA > 1955 American Association
Overall: 50-104
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 873 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 55-99

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Danny Murtaugh and Vern Rapp
Represented: Charleston, WV
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 Lee Anthony 36 35 21 20 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 .150 .150 .200 .350 4 1 0 1 0
2 Bill Antonello 28 56 206 188 19 45 7 3 5 25 2 10 32 .239 .281 .388 .669 73 7 2 3 3
3 Frank Barnes 28 5 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
4 Earl Battey 20 125 470 394 46 106 16 1 8 71 3 62 65 .269 .371 .376 .747 148 15 6 1 7
5 Ralph Birkofer 21 8 16 5 .313
6 Bill Boemler* 27 4 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
7 Howard Boles 28 9 32 5 .156
8 Guilford Dickens 27 118 445 385 62 105 20 5 15 62 2 58 99 .273 .369 .468 .837 180 11 1 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
9 Luke Easter* 39 144 586 477 78 135 25 5 30 102 1 101 138 .283 .408 .545 .953 260 6 3 0 5
10 Bill Evans 36 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
11 Pablo Garcia 32 10 33 28 2 3 1 0 1 2 0 4 5 .107 .242 .250 .492 7 1 1 0 0
12 John Golich 29 43 176 154 25 34 6 2 6 13 0 17 17 .221 .310 .403 .713 62 7 3 2 0
13 Ross Grimsley* 33 32 72 60 6 7 1 0 0 4 0 10 8 .117 .243 .133 .376 8 1 0 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
14 Randy Gumpert 37 20 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
15 James Harris 25 12 30 26 7 6 2 0 0 0 0 4 5 .231 .333 .308 .641 8 0 0 0 0
16 Arthur Hartley 32 4 2 1 .500
17 Phil Haugstad 31 5 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
18 Jay Heard* 35 21 21 20 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .100 .143 .100 .243 2 1 0 0 0
19 Glen Hobbie 19 5 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
20 Amado Ibanez 30 34 92 77 11 17 1 0 1 9 0 12 13 .221 .341 .273 .613 21 2 2 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 Jerry Jacobs 23 33 126 107 16 25 2 0 5 13 1 18 19 .234 .344 .393 .737 42 3 0 1 0
22 Len Johnston* 26 104 471 410 65 118 19 3 0 24 25 55 47 .288 .377 .349 .726 143 2 4 2 0
23 John Jones 23 22 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
24 John Kropf 28 62 221 191 17 35 6 1 4 20 1 27 26 .183 .291 .288 .579 55 4 2 1 0
25 Karol Kwak* 25 4 5 1 .200
26 Don Leppert* 24 97 405 356 35 97 13 1 5 31 2 42 20 .272 .352 .357 .709 127 5 3 2 2
27 Robert Lowe 25 1 1 1 1.000
28 Floyd Melliere 30 39 56 49 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 1 12 .122 .157 .122 .279 6 3 1 5 0 Stats for 2 teams
29 Bill Moisan* 29 7 12 1 .083
30 Felipe Montemayor* 27 30 120 99 16 24 4 1 1 17 0 19 33 .242 .370 .333 .703 33 0 1 1 0
31 Lonnie Myers 23 9 11 2 .182
32 Ron Northey* 35 98 311 259 50 89 19 1 16 53 0 45 30 .344 .437 .610 1.047 158 6 1 2 4 Stats for 2 teams
33 Hisel Patrick 29 16 15 13 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .154 .267 .154 .421 2 0 0 0 0
34 Bill Powell* 36 28 51 48 4 8 0 0 0 2 0 2 12 .167 .200 .167 .367 8 0 0 1 0
35 Vern Rapp 27 70 208 192 17 46 5 1 7 19 1 14 14 .240 .295 .385 .680 74 10 1 1 0
36 Dennis Reeder* 29 54 62 56 5 9 1 0 0 2 0 3 15 .161 .200 .179 .379 10 3 0 2 1
37 Fred Richards* 27 79 238 225 25 49 1 2 6 19 3 7 27 .218 .245 .320 .565 72 3 2 1 3 Stats for 2 teams
38 Moe Savransky* 26 36 46 42 5 8 2 0 0 1 0 3 4 .190 .244 .238 .483 10 0 0 1 0
39 Woody Smith 28 135 559 500 68 132 34 3 10 68 5 48 40 .264 .331 .404 .735 202 12 3 6 2 Stats for 2 teams
40 Robert Stegemeier 21 50 134 120 15 27 2 4 0 8 0 12 28 .225 .295 .308 .604 37 7 0 2 0
41 Joseph Torpey 27 131 487 422 43 89 10 4 3 32 4 54 54 .211 .299 .275 .574 116 11 1 6 4
42 Vito Valentinetti 26 35 83 73 5 14 4 0 1 5 0 3 23 .192 .224 .288 .511 21 0 0 7 0
43 Clyde Vollmer 33 73 275 238 26 63 13 8 4 30 0 33 34 .265 .354 .437 .791 104 9 1 1 2
44 Bobby Winkles 25 44 156 142 14 35 3 2 0 10 1 12 19 .246 .305 .296 .601 42 6 0 2 0
44 Players 28.2 154 5756 5020 632 1240 204 43 109 581 50 619 814 .247 .332 .370 .702 1857 127 35 52 30 34
* - 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 Lee Anthony 36 4 9 .308 4.80 35 2 0 0 75.0 95 43 40 9 21 5 34 3 0 3 1.547 11.4 1.1 2.5 4.1 1.62
2 Frank Barnes 28 0 2 .000 4
3 Ralph Birkofer 21 2 3 .400 8
4 Bill Boemler* 27 0 1 .000 4
5 Bill Evans 36 0 0 9.00 12 0 0 0 17.0 27 17 17 0 11 1 6 0 0 0 2.235 14.3 0.0 5.8 3.2 0.55
6 Ross Grimsley* 33 9 9 .500 4.15 29 26 9 4 180.0 188 97 83 18 64 8 111 6 0 3 1.400 9.4 0.9 3.2 5.6 1.73 Stats for 2 teams
7 Randy Gumpert 37 1 1 .500 5.19 20 0 0 0 26.0 38 17 15 2 10 0 14 0 0 0 1.846 13.2 0.7 3.5 4.8 1.40
8 Arthur Hartley 32 0 0 3
9 Phil Haugstad 31 0 1 .000 5
10 Jay Heard* 35 1 3 .250 5.43 21 6 0 0 58.0 71 44 35 6 24 2 36 1 0 2 1.638 11.0 0.9 3.7 5.6 1.50
11 Glen Hobbie 19 0 4 .000 5
12 John Jones 23 4 2 .667 5.03 22 1 0 0 34.0 29 20 19 2 18 2 24 2 0 0 1.382 7.7 0.5 4.8 6.4 1.33
13 Robert Lowe 25 0 0 1
14 Floyd Melliere 30 10 7 .588 4.91 38 23 8 1 163.0 202 106 89 16 66 4 50 2 0 3 1.644 11.2 0.9 3.6 2.8 0.76 Stats for 2 teams
15 Bill Moisan 29 0 4 .000 6
16 Lonnie Myers 23 0 4 .000 9
17 Hisel Patrick 29 1 5 .167 6.80 16 5 0 0 49.0 62 41 37 4 32 5 18 1 0 3 1.918 11.4 0.7 5.9 3.3 0.56
18 Bill Powell 36 3 10 .231 5.15 26 18 6 0 131.0 152 88 75 13 61 3 59 2 0 10 1.626 10.4 0.9 4.2 4.1 0.97
19 Dennis Reeder* 29 9 12 .429 4.47 46 17 7 1 171.0 170 93 85 18 92 7 68 1 0 2 1.532 8.9 0.9 4.8 3.6 0.74
20 Moe Savransky* 26 5 13 .278 5.44 31 18 4 0 134.0 160 102 81 16 70 4 35 0 0 2 1.716 10.7 1.1 4.7 2.4 0.50
21 Vito Valentinetti 26 9 15 .375 4.46 35 29 10 0 218.0 229 126 108 36 76 7 94 3 0 4 1.399 9.5 1.5 3.1 3.9 1.24
21 Players 30.2 50 104 .325 154 154 873
* - 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
Earl Battey 116 480 77 20 11 .965 4.80 19
Vern Rapp 44 171 26 6 7 .970 4.48 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Luke Easter 138 1119 92 30 118 .976 8.78
Fred Richards 37 305 26 2 26 .994 8.95 Stats for 2 teams
Guilford Dickens 18 89 5 2 9 .979 5.22 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Leppert 93 232 254 11 67 .978 5.23
Jerry Jacobs 32 80 80 5 18 .970 5.00
Joseph Torpey 13 34 45 1 10 .988 6.08

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Woody Smith 129 140 311 26 32 .945 3.50 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Torpey 23 30 46 4 5 .950 3.30

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joseph Torpey 88 169 242 19 59 .956 4.67
Bobby Winkles 40 57 116 8 20 .956 4.33
Robert Stegemeier 23 25 47 3 10 .960 3.13
Amado Ibanez 14 26 45 4 6 .947 5.07 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Len Johnston 104 222 17 6 3 .976 2.30
Guilford Dickens 94 181 12 6 1 .970 2.05 Stats for 2 teams
Ron Northey 71 90 5 5 0 .950 1.34 Stats for 2 teams
Clyde Vollmer 64 145 9 3 3 .981 2.41
John Kropf 55 175 4 3 0 .984 3.25
Bill Antonello 54 142 6 5 0 .967 2.74
John Golich 43 77 6 3 0 .965 1.93
Felipe Montemayor 27 92 5 2 1 .980 3.59
Fred Richards 17 24 3 0 0 1.000 1.59 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Stegemeier 10 10 0 1 0 .909 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis Reeder 46 5 16 1 2 .955 0.46
Floyd Melliere 38 12 41 3 5 .946 1.39 Stats for 2 teams
Lee Anthony 35 7 10 1 0 .944 0.49
Vito Valentinetti 35 14 32 6 3 .885 1.31
Moe Savransky 31 11 24 3 3 .921 1.13
Ross Grimsley 29 11 27 2 0 .950 1.31 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Powell 26 5 19 4 1 .857 0.92
John Jones 22 2 2 1 0 .800 0.18
Jay Heard 21 3 7 1 0 .909 0.48
Randy Gumpert 20 1 5 0 1 1.000 0.30
Hisel Patrick 16 1 11 0 0 1.000 0.75
Bill Evans 12 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.17
Lonnie Myers 9 0.00
Ralph Birkofer 8 0.00
Bill Moisan 6 0.00
Phil Haugstad 5 0.00
Glen Hobbie 5 0.00
Frank Barnes 4 0.00
Bill Boemler 4 0.00
Arthur Hartley 3 0.00
Robert Lowe 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Lee Anthony 36 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jul 26, 1918 LeRoy, KS, US
Bill Antonello 28 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 19, 1927 Brooklyn, NY, US
Frank Barnes 28 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 26, 1926 Longwood, MS, US
Earl Battey 20 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jan 5, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ralph Birkofer 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Apr 6, 1934 Cincinnati, OH, US
Bill Boemler 27 L L 6' 6.0" 220 Sep 5, 1927 Los Angeles, CA, US
Howard Boles 28 R 6' 4.0" 220 Mar 25, 1927 LaSalle, IL, US
Guilford Dickens 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 5, 1928
Luke Easter 39 L R 6' 4.0" 240 Aug 4, 1915 Jonestown, MS, US
Bill Evans 36 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 25, 1919 Quanah, TX, US
Pablo Garcia 32 R R Jan 23, 1923 Ranchuelo, Villa Clara, CU
John Golich 29 R 5' 11.0" 187 Nov, 1925 Detroit, MI, US
Ross Grimsley 33 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1922 Americus, KS, US
Randy Gumpert 37 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 23, 1918 Monocacy, PA, US
James Harris 25 R 5' 11.0" 170 1930
Arthur Hartley 32 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1923
Phil Haugstad 31 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Feb 23, 1924 Black River Falls, WI, US
Jay Heard 35 L L 5' 7.0" 155 Jan 17, 1920 Athens, GA, US
Glen Hobbie 19 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 24, 1936 Witt, IL, US
Amado Ibanez 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1925
Jerry Jacobs 23 R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 8, 1931 Chicago, IL, US
Len Johnston 26 L L 5' 10.0" 167 Mar 15, 1929 Pontiac, MI, US
John Jones 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1932
John Kropf 28 R 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 5, 1926
Karol Kwak 25 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Jan 27, 1930 Chicago, IL, US
Don Leppert 24 L R 5' 8.0" 175 Nov 20, 1930 Memphis, TN, US
Robert Lowe 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1930
Floyd Melliere 30 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1925
Bill Moisan 29 L R 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 30, 1925 Bradford, MA, US
Felipe Montemayor 27 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 7, 1928 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Lonnie Myers 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1931 Everett, WA, US
Ron Northey 35 L R 5' 10.0" 195 Apr 26, 1920 Mahanoy City, PA, US
Hisel Patrick 29 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 21, 1925
Bill Powell 36 L R 6' 0.0" 195 May 8, 1919 Comer, GA, US
Vern Rapp 27 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 11, 1928 St. Louis, MO, US
Dennis Reeder 29 L L 5' 9.0" 185 1926
Fred Richards 27 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 3, 1927 Warren, OH, US
Moe Savransky 26 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 13, 1929 Cleveland, OH, US
Woody Smith 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 25, 1927 University City, MO, US
Robert Stegemeier 21 R 5' 10.0" 160 1934
Joseph Torpey 27 R 6' 0.0" 175 1928
Vito Valentinetti 26 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 16, 1928 West New York, NJ, US
Clyde Vollmer 33 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 24, 1921 Cincinnati, OH, US
Bobby Winkles 25 R R 5' 9.0" 168 Mar 11, 1930 Tuckerman, AR, US

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