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1955 Boise Braves

1955 > Class C > 1955 Pioneer League
Overall: 77-54
Scored 763 runs, Allowed 638 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-55

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Lou Stringer
Represented: Boise, ID
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 Dewey Adkins 37 36 21 15 2 3 0 0 0 4 0 2 3 .200 .278 .200 .478 3 0 3 1
2 Lou Balsz* 19 18 79 59 11 9 3 0 0 10 0 17 14 .153 .338 .203 .541 12 0 2 1
3 Ciro Camperi 23 58 170 134 10 23 2 0 1 18 1 32 46 .172 .337 .209 .546 28 2 1 1
4 Del Coursey 25 20 49 42 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 3 15 .143 .217 .143 .360 6 1 3 0
5 William Dennis* 21 3 15 3 .200
6 James Espinola 24 33 100 84 9 19 2 0 1 13 0 12 26 .226 .330 .286 .616 24 1 3 0
7 Al Forthmann 19 86 319 264 45 61 11 1 1 25 3 42 33 .231 .348 .292 .640 77 6 6 1
8 Dan Gatta 20 98 376 315 42 85 13 0 9 45 1 54 48 .270 .380 .397 .777 125 4 0 3
9 Virgil Giovannoni 26 1 2 0 .000
10 Arnold Hallgren 22 132 597 491 113 171 37 9 19 139 9 96 88 .348 .448 .576 1.024 283 0 1 9
11 Raymond Herrera 23 31 149 117 20 26 5 0 0 16 1 27 15 .222 .365 .265 .630 31 1 1 3
12 Bob Jacoby 19 132 592 497 106 126 25 4 18 112 3 79 103 .254 .353 .429 .782 213 2 6 8
13 Bobby King 26 126 595 472 101 117 20 5 0 42 0 107 65 .248 .387 .311 .698 147 1 13 2
14 Michael Kirmer* 20 5 6 1 .167
15 Ed Lampe# 18 12 28 23 3 3 1 0 0 3 0 4 12 .130 .259 .174 .433 4 0 1 0
16 Robert Lucas 24 24 36 33 2 3 0 1 0 2 0 3 15 .091 .167 .152 .318 5 0 0 0
17 Robert MacNeil 24 25 21 18 2 4 0 0 0 5 0 3 11 .222 .333 .222 .556 4 0 0 0
18 Lee Maye* 20 19 56 47 13 15 4 0 2 10 3 8 13 .319 .418 .532 .950 25 0 1 0
19 Richard Moler* 21 114 480 378 52 94 17 2 5 57 4 86 62 .249 .383 .344 .727 130 2 5 9
20 Richie Morse 21 94 411 340 47 98 14 2 2 55 2 60 69 .288 .394 .359 .752 122 1 7 3
21 Kenneth Reitmeier# 22 8 4 2 .500
22 Harley Resh 22 3 3 1 .333
23 Paul Sereduk 20 24 35 33 2 11 3 0 0 4 0 2 6 .333 .371 .424 .796 14 0 0 0
24 Bob Shank 20 8 14 1 .071
25 John Stadnicki 19 12 28 25 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 5 .080 .115 .120 .235 3 0 2 0
26 Lou Stringer 38 106 405 328 77 112 26 2 12 66 0 72 64 .341 .462 .543 1.004 178 2 2 1
27 Joseph Trenary# 19 124 522 433 83 101 21 4 6 39 18 77 129 .233 .348 .342 .690 148 1 8 3
28 Larry Vroman 18 30 60 43 6 7 1 1 0 9 0 13 16 .163 .362 .233 .595 10 1 2 1
29 Joel Whitlock 19 31 65 60 4 11 3 0 0 2 0 4 31 .183 .234 .233 .468 14 0 1 0
30 Jerry Wulf* 34 3 1 0 .000
30 Players 22.6 132 5238 4290 763 1115 210 31 76 689 42 810 909 .260 .378 .376 .754 1615 27 68 43
* - 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 Dewey Adkins 37 7 4 .636 2.83 35 1 1 0 60.1 64 25 19 4 21 50 1 0 2 1.409 9.5 0.6 3.1 7.5 2.38
2 Del Coursey 25 10 4 .714 3.40 20 18 7 3 119.0 108 55 45 10 76 90 4 2 3 1.546 8.2 0.8 5.7 6.8 1.18
3 James Espinola 24 15 9 .625 2.88 29 28 18 4 228.1 188 88 73 10 111 142 8 1 16 1.309 7.4 0.4 4.4 5.6 1.28
4 Virgil Giovannoni 26 1 0 1.000 1
5 Arnold Hallgren 22 0 0 1
6 Michael Kirmer* 20 2 0 1.000 5
7 Ed Lampe* 18 3 2 .600 4.63 12 8 4 0 58.1 41 34 30 3 60 52 0 0 8 1.731 6.3 0.5 9.3 8.0 0.87
8 Robert Lucas 24 5 3 .625 4.56 23 10 1 0 92.2 104 58 47 6 51 56 0 0 1 1.673 10.1 0.6 5.0 5.4 1.10
9 Robert MacNeil 24 2 3 .400 5.82 25 5 0 0 60.1 73 47 39 6 46 35 2 0 3 1.972 10.9 0.9 6.9 5.2 0.76
10 Charles Patrick 22 0 1 .000 2
11 Kenneth Reitmeier* 22 1 0 1.000 8
12 Harley Resh 22 1 0 1.000 3
13 Paul Sereduk 20 6 2 .750 4.30 24 4 3 0 88.0 99 51 42 10 33 50 0 0 3 1.500 10.1 1.0 3.4 5.1 1.52
14 John Stadnicki 19 7 2 .778 2.43 10 9 6 1 70.1 70 22 19 4 16 57 0 0 0 1.223 9.0 0.5 2.0 7.3 3.56
15 Larry Vroman 18 7 11 .389 6.22 30 22 4 0 140.1 131 115 97 8 170 107 4 1 14 2.145 8.4 0.5 10.9 6.9 0.63
16 Joel Whitlock 19 10 13 .435 4.65 30 24 9 0 158.2 145 95 82 6 123 106 1 0 11 1.689 8.2 0.3 7.0 6.0 0.86
17 Jerry Wulf* 34 0 0 2
17 Players 22.9 77 54 .588 132 132 638
* - 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
Dan Gatta 94 585 64 18 16 .973 6.90 7
Ciro Camperi 45 240 23 8 4 .970 5.84 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Moler 114 973 61 19 126 .982 9.07
Lou Balsz 18 166 13 6 11 .968 9.94

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Stringer 91 241 247 15 78 .970 5.36
Al Forthmann 43 80 114 7 31 .965 4.51

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richie Morse 94 54 218 16 29 .944 2.89
Raymond Herrera 30 33 70 11 8 .904 3.43

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby King 126 225 372 26 95 .958 4.74

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arnold Hallgren 132 217 22 7 6 .972 1.81
Bob Jacoby 132 215 10 12 0 .949 1.70
Joseph Trenary 119 200 13 15 3 .934 1.79
Al Forthmann 17 21 1 0 1 1.000 1.29
Lee Maye 12 15 1 0 0 1.000 1.33

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dewey Adkins 35 1 13 1 4 .933 0.40
Larry Vroman 30 5 24 2 0 .935 0.97
Joel Whitlock 30 8 30 3 3 .927 1.27
James Espinola 29 9 48 0 1 1.000 1.97
Robert MacNeil 25 4 12 0 0 1.000 0.64
Paul Sereduk 24 4 17 0 1 1.000 0.88
Robert Lucas 23 7 20 1 0 .964 1.17
Del Coursey 20 4 13 2 0 .895 0.85
Ed Lampe 12 2 13 0 0 1.000 1.25
John Stadnicki 10 2 12 0 0 1.000 1.40
Kenneth Reitmeier 8 0.00
Michael Kirmer 5 0.00
Harley Resh 3 0.00
Charles Patrick 2 0.00
Jerry Wulf 2 0.00
Virgil Giovannoni 1 0.00
Arnold Hallgren 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dewey Adkins 37 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 11, 1918 Norcatur, KS, US
Lou Balsz 19 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 27, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ciro Camperi 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 29, 1932 Los Angeles, CA, US
Del Coursey 25 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Apr 4, 1930 Devol, OK, US
William Dennis 21 L 6' 2.0" 190 1934
James Espinola 24 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Apr 13, 1931 Nashua, NH, US
Al Forthmann 19 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Aug 30, 1935 Berkeley, CA, US
Dan Gatta 20 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 19, 1935 Niles, OH, US
Virgil Giovannoni 26 R R 6' 4.0" 230 Jun 8, 1929 San Francisco, CA, US
Arnold Hallgren 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 12, 1933 Windfield, AB, CA
Raymond Herrera 23 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 23, 1932 Jerome, AZ, US
Bob Jacoby 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1935 Portland, OR, US
Bobby King 26 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Sep 16, 1928 Fort Smith, AR, US
Michael Kirmer 20 L L 6' 3.0" 205 May 21, 1935 Hollywood, CA, US
Ed Lampe 18 S L 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 21, 1937 San Francisco, CA, US
Robert Lucas 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 May 13, 1931 Quincy, MA, US
Robert MacNeil 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1931
Lee Maye 20 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 11, 1934 Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Richard Moler 21 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 1, 1933 Ottawa, KS, US
Richie Morse 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 6, 1933 Glendale, CA, US
Charles Patrick 22 L R 6' 2.0" 175 May 31, 1933 Salinas, CA, US
Kenneth Reitmeier 22 S L 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 26, 1932 Richmond, MN, US
Harley Resh 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1933
Paul Sereduk 20 R R 6' 1.0" 210 May 18, 1935 Boise, ID, US
Bob Shank 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 19, 1934 Sacramento, CA, US
John Stadnicki 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1936
Lou Stringer 38 R R 5' 11.0" 173 May 13, 1917 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Joseph Trenary 19 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 17, 1935 Marshfield, MO, US
Larry Vroman 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 30, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US
Joel Whitlock 19 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jul 2, 1935 Chicago, IL, US
Jerry Wulf 34 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1921

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