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1955 Minneapolis Millers

1955 > Class AAA > 1955 American Association
Overall: 92-62
Scored 894 runs, Allowed 822 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 83-71

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Bill Rigney
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Don Bollweg*34773222815377195123923624.274.355.505.8601422113Stats for 2 teams
2Joe Bracchitta*2810628823250699073234733.297.413.427.840992153
3Ralph Branca29252014100000029.
4Eddie Bressoud23145605542721363531974055106.251.318.432.75023410125
5Bud Byerly34502217341000045.235.381.294.67550010
6Foster Castleman24431089618296141001118.302.380.510.890492100
7Jim Constable#2248757041201150122.
8Al Corwin2847545291110030011.
9Alex Cosmidis263111.000
10Ray Dabek2852113100722401701216.220.304.290.594291010
11Guilford Dickens2711844538562105205156225899.273.369.468.83718011110Stats for 2 teams
12Dave Garcia345123.250
13Billy Gardner27733252905590151174812235.310.367.545.9121584562
14Dick Getter266173.176
15Gail Harris*2344198175405342174301828.303.381.6401.0211122410
16Bobby Hogue341865000001001.
17Amado Ibanez303492771117101901213.221.341.273.613212210Stats for 2 teams
18Monte Irvin36753052505788211145224623.352.457.6121.0691537432
19Willie Kirkland*219226.273
20Alex Konikowski273852481500010120.
21Bob Lennon*26114479422661181843110425271.280.359.562.9212371203
22Joe Margoneri*2528504961020020017.
23Floyd Melliere303956491600030112. for 2 teams
24Ramon Monzant22163634341002028.
25Ray Mueller43330000.000.0000
26Harry Nicholas2543595291001040618.
27Ron Northey*35983112595089191165304530.344.437.6101.0471586124Stats for 2 teams
28Al Olsen*341132000000001.
29Lou Ortiz32261111011527506150710.267.309.495.804503012
30Rance Pless291566625931162003472610735873.337.398.550.94732625281
31Fred Richards*27792382252549126193727.218.245.320.565723213Stats for 2 teams
32Bill Rigney37121211121014013.182.250.545.79560000
33Eric Rodin254214512614318031611316.246.329.381.710486321
34Carl Sawatski*2714253544767120152277208186.268.380.492.8732208142
35Wayne Terwilliger3072334276518222042864832.297.404.420.8251167352
36George Wilson*30140615541115166333319946658.307.382.551.9332989224
37Al Worthington263892801018312110626.225.284.363.647292141
37 Players28.21566057527389414802663424183526649877.281.361.481.842253710335653551
* - 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
1Ralph Branca2933.5007.362591066.0845854153614020111.81811.
2Bud Byerly3488.5003.605000080.08534328194511011.3009.
3Jim Constable*22129.5714.57453070199.020411510121102315611051.5389.
4Al Corwin2888.5005.41302150138.01631018321722641051.70310.
5Charles Fowler25003
6James Graves2601.0004
7Bobby Hogue34101.0004.641800033.03724173150171001.57610.
8Alex Konikowski27118.5794.76381851157.0170908315473945021.3829.
9Joe Margoneri*2596.6005.14261750119.0135876819592856021.63010.
10Floyd Melliere30107.5884.91382381163.02021068916664502031.64411. for 2 teams
11Ramon Monzant2271.8753.6012107085.06935349331882001.2007.
12Harry Nicholas2596.6005.08391231156.0170958825852991021.6359.
13Al Olsen*3401.0007.111100019.033191556271022.05315.
14Al Worthington261910.6553.583833182239.0226116951898415021101.3568.
14 Players27.29262.597156156822
* - 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


Carl Sawatski14177269915.9895.9610
Ray Dabek481671221.9893.734


Don Bollweg7761636672.9918.47Stats for 2 teams
Gail Harris4435022330.9928.45
Fred Richards3730526226.9948.95Stats for 2 teams
Rance Pless2520216216.9918.72
Guilford Dickens1889529.9795.22Stats for 2 teams
Joe Bracchitta1495738.9717.29


Wayne Terwilliger70153172739.9794.64
Billy Gardner571391821247.9645.63
Lou Ortiz265495817.9495.73


Rance Pless1321322281030.9732.73
Foster Castleman16131921.9412.00
Billy Gardner12151610.9692.58


Eddie Bressoud1432673933085.9574.62
Amado Ibanez14264546.9475.07Stats for 2 teams


George Wilson13822618112.9571.77
Bob Lennon1142761083.9732.51
Guilford Dickens941811261.9702.05Stats for 2 teams
Monte Irvin73146752.9682.10
Ron Northey7190550.9501.34Stats for 2 teams
Joe Bracchitta66108430.9741.70
Eric Rodin3871421.9741.97
Fred Richards17243001.0001.59Stats for 2 teams


Bud Byerly5049011.0000.26
Jim Constable4563442.9090.89
Harry Nicholas391015011.0000.64
Alex Konikowski3821922.9130.55
Floyd Melliere38124135.9461.39Stats for 2 teams
Al Worthington3875078.8911.50
Al Corwin3041111.9380.50
Joe Margoneri26521021.0001.00
Ralph Branca257710.9330.56
Bobby Hogue181911.9090.56
Ramon Monzant12513001.0001.50
Al Olsen112110.7500.27
James Graves40.00
Charles Fowler30.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Don Bollweg34LL6' 1.0"190Feb 12, 1921Wheaton, IL, US
Joe Bracchitta28L5' 11.0"178Apr 20, 1927Hackensack, NJ, US
Ralph Branca29RR6' 3.0"220Jan 6, 1926Mount Vernon, NY, US
Eddie Bressoud23RR6' 1.0"175May 2, 1932Los Angeles, CA, US
Bud Byerly34RR6' 2.0"185Oct 26, 1920Webster Groves, MO, US
Foster Castleman24RR6' 0.0"175Jan 1, 1931Nashville, TN, US
Jim Constable22SL6' 1.0"185Jun 14, 1933Jonesborough, TN, US
Al Corwin28RR6' 1.0"170Dec 3, 1926Newburgh, NY, US
Alex Cosmidis26RR5' 7.0"165Sep 22, 1928Fayetteville, NC, US
Ray Dabek28RR5' 10.0"185Jan 8, 1927Buffalo, NY, US
Guilford Dickens27RR6' 2.0"195Feb 5, 1928
Charles Fowler25RR6' 2.0"1851930
Dave Garcia34R6' 0.0"185Sep 15, 1920East St. Louis, IL, US
Billy Gardner27RR6' 0.0"170Jul 19, 1927Waterford, CT, US
Dick Getter26RR6' 2.0"195Oct 28, 1928
James Graves26RR6' 0.0"1751929
Gail Harris23LL6' 0.0"195Oct 15, 1931Abingdon, VA, US
Bobby Hogue34RR5' 10.0"195Apr 5, 1921Miami, FL, US
Amado Ibanez30RR6' 0.0"1801925
Monte Irvin36RR6' 1.0"195Feb 25, 1919Haleburg, AL, US
Willie Kirkland21LR6' 1.0"206Feb 17, 1934Siluria, AL, US
Alex Konikowski27RR6' 1.0"187Jun 8, 1928Throop, PA, US
Bob Lennon26LL6' 0.0"200Sep 15, 1928Brooklyn, NY, US
Joe Margoneri25LL6' 0.0"185Jan 13, 1930Somerset, PA, US
Floyd Melliere30RR6' 2.0"1901925
Ramon Monzant22RR6' 0.0"160Jan 4, 1933Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Ray Mueller43RR5' 9.0"175Mar 8, 1912Pittsburg, KS, US
Harry Nicholas25RR6' 2.0"180Sep 28, 1929Valley Stream, NY, US
Ron Northey35LR5' 10.0"195Apr 26, 1920Mahanoy City, PA, US
Al Olsen34LL5' 11.0"175Mar 30, 1921San Diego, CA, US
Lou Ortiz32R6' 3.0"200May 14, 1923Albuquerque, NM, US
Rance Pless29RR6' 0.0"195Dec 6, 1925Greeneville, TN, US
Fred Richards27LL6' 1.0"185Nov 3, 1927Warren, OH, US
Bill Rigney37RR6' 1.0"178Jan 29, 1918Alameda, CA, US
Eric Rodin25RR6' 2.0"215Feb 5, 1930Orange, NJ, US
Carl Sawatski27LR5' 10.0"210Nov 4, 1927Shickshinny, PA, US
Wayne Terwilliger30RR5' 11.0"165Jun 27, 1925Clare, MI, US
George Wilson30LR6' 1.0"185Aug 31, 1924Cherryville, NC, US
Al Worthington26RR6' 2.0"195Feb 5, 1929Birmingham, AL, US

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