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1955 Danville Leafs

1955 > Class B > 1955 Carolina League
Overall: 73-64
Scored 645 runs, Allowed 596 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-64

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Andy Gilbert
Represented: Danville, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Robert Beier221374781292701.270.333159
2William Coccodrilli?--11
3Melvin Collins231324961512640.304.373185
4Larry DeVita2248658100.123.1389
5John Dewhirst24911
6Gordon Dyment2435112100.182.2733
7Walter Fishburn21196314303.222.41326
8John Fitzgerald*21306517110.262.30820
9William Forsyth23913
10Andy Gilbert4024314001.129.2267
11John Hafenecker261305251342343.255.331174
12Wayne Heim22112402971308.241.333134
13Harold Holland*2213544512917231.290.546243
14Jacob Jacobsen2434517210.137.21611
15Sherman Jones*20314411100.250.27312
16Charles Kott2317293200.103.1725
17Robert Lloyd2231366200.167.2228
18Robert Loftin204716742401.251.29349
19Kenneth Martin21165914301.237.33920
20Joseph Moran*2012441712219512.293.448187
21Will Prior2624376200.162.2168
22Robert Reime2231
23Bob Schmidt2213047912729114.265.418200
24George Svotosky2272225511004.227.32473
25Odell Swafford*228824057701.238.27967
26Dick Urlage21822
27Albert Wilson2329201000.050.0501
28Robert Wood2478
29Hal Woodeshick2229646000.094.0946
29 Players22.5137529245096451148195188056357667765.255.348.359.70716198036
* - 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
1Larry DeVita*221010.5003.794216178.0177837517851.4728.90.94.3
2Gordon Dyment2434.4294.2935363.05743306431.5878.10.96.1
3John Fitzgerald*21147.6672.873029185.0108715991641.4705.30.48.0
4Jacob Jacobsen2487.5333.733218135.013967565751.5859.30.35.0
5Norman Johnson2301.0005
6Sherman Jones2086.5713.622812112.010755454801.6708.60.36.4
7Charles Kott2344.5003.32171295.06438356521.2216.10.64.9
8Robert Lloyd2277.5004.043114118.0105605315611.4078.01.14.7
9Paul Mesich24004
10Robert Reime22003
11Ibrahim Rios2402.0005
12George Svotosky?22001
13Albert Wilson2355.5003.0028472.04934242521.4036.10.26.5
14Robert Wood2403.0007
15Hal Woodeshick*22148.6363.552924180.01639271151031.4788.20.85.2
15 Players22.37364.533137137596
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Beier22R5' 11.0"1701933
William Coccodrilli--Unknown
Melvin Collins23R5' 10.0"1621932
Larry DeVita22RL6' 0.0"1801933
John Dewhirst24R6' 1.0"1851931
Gordon Dyment24RR6' 3.0"1951931
Walter Fishburn21R6' 2.0"1951934
John Fitzgerald21LL6' 3.0"190Sep 15, 1933Brooklyn, NY, US
William Forsyth23R6' 0.0"2201932
Andy Gilbert40RR6' 0.0"203Jul 18, 1914Bradenville, PA, US
John Hafenecker26R5' 11.0"160Dec 15, 1928
Wayne Heim22R5' 11.0"1851933
Harold Holland22LL6' 0.0"1951933
Jacob Jacobsen24RR6' 2.0"2051931
Norman Johnson23RR5' 10.0"175Feb 8, 1932Alta, IA, US
Sherman Jones20LR6' 4.0"205Feb 10, 1935Winton, NC, US
Charles Kott23RR6' 3.0"2001932
Robert Lloyd22RR6' 2.0"1971933
Robert Loftin20R6' 1.0"1851935
Kenneth Martin21R6' 2.0"190Sep 18, 1933
Paul Mesich24RR5' 10.0"1901931
Joseph Moran20LR5' 10.0"1781935
Will Prior26R6' 0.0"195Jun 5, 1929
Robert Reime22RR6' 1.0"1751933
Ibrahim Rios24RR5' 10.0"1401931
Bob Schmidt22RR6' 2.0"205Apr 22, 1933St. Louis, MO, US
George Svotosky22R6' 1.0"1851933
Odell Swafford22L6' 1.0"1801933
Dick Urlage21R6' 1.0"195Sep 6, 1933Covington, KY, US
Albert Wilson23RR6' 1.0"1901932
Robert Wood24RR6' 0.0"1801931
Hal Woodeshick22RL6' 3.0"200Aug 24, 1932Wilkes-Barre, PA, US

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