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1955 Yakima Bears

1955 > Class B > 1955 Northwest League
Overall: 59-69
Scored 687 runs, Allowed 713 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-66

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Hub Kittle
Represented: Yakima, WA
Ballpark: Parker Field (Yakima, WA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Raymond Avansino 18 5 14
2 Clifford Babbitt 23 8 9
3 Stanley Becker* 22 3 6
4 Keith Bowman 23 13 23 4 2 0 0 .174 .261 6
5 Desmond Charouhas 28 86 304 83 13 5 2 .273 .368 112
6 David Dexter 19 32 43 7 1 0 1 .163 .256 11
7 Chuck Dillard* 21 54 120 33 5 2 1 .275 .375 45
8 Arthur Edmunds 25 7 11
9 Donald Edwards 28 26 51 9 0 0 0 .176 .176 9
10 Cecil Hamilton 26 4 9
11 David Hammermeister? -- 127 441 135 22 2 7 .306 .413 182
12 Dan Hellman 20 7 12
13 Dick Hogan 21 100 349 104 22 6 12 .298 .499 174 Stats for 2 teams
14 Daniel Holden* 30 122 443 144 15 4 9 .325 .438 194 Stats for 3 teams
15 Gene Jacobs* 24 45 167 53 6 5 1 .317 .431 72
16 Kenneth Kane 20 5 14
17 John Kelly 21 28 52 13 1 0 0 .250 .269 14
18 Hub Kittle 38 1 1
19 Lefty Lewis* 30 124 479 162 27 12 18 .338 .557 267
20 Dennis Luby* 23 53 171 57 11 1 6 .333 .515 88
21 Allan Maul* 31 13 46 11 2 0 3 .239 .478 22
22 Lee Maye* 20 60 222 71 15 3 11 .320 .563 125
23 Robert McCaffery 23 16 18 3 0 0 0 .167 .167 3
24 Stan McWilliams 27 4 5
25 Sam Mitchell 24 112 370 106 8 5 3 .286 .359 133
26 Billy Murphy 23 1 1
27 Robert Murphy 20 31 102 25 2 1 1 .245 .314 32 Stats for 2 teams
28 Robert Nard 26 110 455 112 17 5 0 .246 .305 139
29 Ronald Odekirk? -- 4 13
30 Joe Orrell 38 8 20
31 Juan Peres? -- 6 4
32 Jerry Powell 21 25 72 17 2 2 1 .236 .361 26
33 Donald Rabung 20 28 65 12 3 1 0 .185 .262 17
34 Herman Reich 37 65 236 70 6 0 2 .297 .347 82
35 Gary Robin 21 65 209 53 10 1 1 .254 .325 68
36 Jose Ruiz? 25 13 43 8 2 0 0 .186 .233 10
37 Bob Truss* 23 24 79 25 8 1 4 .316 .595 47
38 Robert Ward 22 2 3
39 Ralph Wilkerson 20 4 4
40 Richard Young 23 38 54 10 0 0 0 .185 .185 10
41 Edmund Zander 18 72 213 59 14 4 0 .277 .380 81
41 Players 25.1 128 4983 4275 687 1201 192 53 65 620 70 586 658 .281 .364 .396 .761 1694 78 44
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 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 Clifford Babbitt 23 0 1 .000 8
2 Keith Bowman 23 4 7 .364 4.30 13 9 69.0 66 40 33 1 43 1.580 8.6 0.1 5.6
3 David Dexter 19 5 7 .417 8.00 26 9 84.1 94 86 75 8 84 2.111 10.0 0.9 9.0
4 Chuck Dillard* 21 6 5 .545 5.50 27 17 126.0 116 96 77 9 134 1.984 8.3 0.6 9.6
5 Arthur Edmunds 25 3 4 .429 7
6 Donald Edwards 28 10 10 .500 2.99 26 18 138.2 133 69 46 3 79 1.529 8.6 0.2 5.1
7 Dan Hellman* 20 0 0 7
8 John Kelly 21 7 6 .538 3.86 22 18 137.2 128 68 59 3 83 1.533 8.4 0.2 5.4
9 Hub Kittle 38 0 0 20.25 1 0 1.1 6 6 3 1 5.250 40.5 6.8
10 Robert McCaffery 23 3 2 .600 5.40 12 3 35.0 31 33 21 0 40 2.029 8.0 0.0 10.3
11 Stan McWilliams 27 1 3 .250 4
12 Joe Orrell 38 5 3 .625 4.38 8 7 51.1 68 37 25 1 21 1.734 11.9 0.2 3.7
13 Donald Rabung 20 8 10 .444 2.96 25 18 155.0 147 64 51 5 56 1.310 8.5 0.3 3.3
14 Herman Reich* 37 0 0 1
15 Robert Ward 22 1 0 1.000 2
16 Ralph Wilkerson 20 0 0 4
17 Richard Young 23 6 11 .353 4.23 38 18 168.0 199 104 79 6 80 1.661 10.7 0.3 4.3
17 Players 23.1 59 69 .461 128 128 713

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Young 38 0.00
David Dexter 26 0.00
Donald Edwards 26 0.00
Donald Rabung 25 0.00
John Kelly 22 0.00
Keith Bowman 13 0.00
Robert McCaffery 12 0.00
Clifford Babbitt 8 0.00
Joe Orrell 8 0.00
Arthur Edmunds 7 0.00
Dan Hellman 7 0.00
Stan McWilliams 4 0.00
Ralph Wilkerson 4 0.00
Robert Ward 2 0.00
Hub Kittle 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Raymond Avansino 18 R 5' 9.0" 165 1937
Clifford Babbitt 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1932
Stanley Becker 22 L R 6' 0.0" 195 1933
Keith Bowman 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 24, 1931 Stapleton, NE, US
Desmond Charouhas 28 R 5' 10.0" 172 1927
David Dexter 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1936
Chuck Dillard 21 L L 5' 9.0" 190 1934
Arthur Edmunds 25 R R 6' 2.0" 210 1930
Donald Edwards 28 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1927
Cecil Hamilton 26 R 6' 1.0" 200 1929
David Hammermeister -- Unknown
Dan Hellman 20 R L 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 30, 1935 Minot, ND, US
Dick Hogan 21 R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 21, 1933 Worcester, MA, US
Daniel Holden 30 L L 5' 11.0" 165 May 26, 1925 Vancouver, BC, CA
Gene Jacobs 24 L 6' 0.0" Feb 22, 1931 Flint, MI, US
Kenneth Kane 20 R 5' 11.0" 165 1935
John Kelly 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1934
Hub Kittle 38 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 19, 1917 Los Angeles, CA, US
Lefty Lewis 30 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Jul 20, 1924 Beaumont, TX, US
Dennis Luby 23 L R 5' 11.0" 198 Jul 20, 1931 Omaha, NE, US
Allan Maul 31 L 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 27, 1923 Seattle, WA, US
Lee Maye 20 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 11, 1934 Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Robert McCaffery 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1932
Stan McWilliams 27 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 3, 1927 Vallejo, CA, US
Sam Mitchell 24 R 5' 11.0" 195 Jul 3, 1930 Newark, NJ, US
Billy Murphy 23 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jun 20, 1932 Slick, OK, US
Robert Murphy 20 R 6' 2.0" 185 1935
Robert Nard 26 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 5, 1929 San Francisco, CA, US
Ronald Odekirk -- Unknown
Joe Orrell 38 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Mar 6, 1917 National City, CA, US
Juan Peres -- Unknown
Jerry Powell 21 R 5' 11.0" 170 1934
Donald Rabung 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1935
Herman Reich 37 R L 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 23, 1917 Bell, CA, US
Gary Robin 21 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 16, 1934 Albany, CA, US
Jose Ruiz 25 6' 1.0" 185 1930
Bob Truss 23 L 6' 1.0" 176 1932
Robert Ward 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1933
Ralph Wilkerson 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1935
Richard Young 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jul 29, 1931 Portland, OR, US
Edmund Zander 18 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Feb 20, 1937

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