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1955 Augusta Tigers

1955 > Class A > 1955 South Atlantic League
Overall: 76-64
Scored 653 runs, Allowed 600 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-65

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Charlie Metro
Represented: Augusta, GA
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 Richard Beck 20 2 4
2 Bob Bruce 22 26 49 8 1 0 0 .163 .184 9
3 Walter Chadwick 23 4 7
4 Robert Cruze 25 30 37 3 1 0 0 .081 .108 4
5 Jerry Davie 22 31 47 8 2 0 0 .170 .213 10
6 Duke Dawson 24 1 1
7 Harry Durkin* 23 49 129 30 4 1 1 .233 .302 39
8 Andrew Frazier 26 5 15
9 Bill Froats* 24 21 37 4 0 0 0 .108 .108 4
10 Ernie Funk 25 26 20 1 0 0 0 .050 .050 1
11 William Furlong 25 22 26 7 1 0 0 .269 .308 8
12 Robert Hamley 23 11 19 2 0 0 0 .105 .105 2
13 William Hoffer 24 107 421 131 17 12 2 .311 .423 178
14 Keith Jones* 25 127 454 122 19 8 2 .269 .359 163
15 Emil Karlik* 23 77 229 65 20 3 3 .284 .437 100
16 Frank Logan 24 5 3
17 Ben Mateosky 22 119 393 87 16 6 13 .221 .392 154
18 Pierce McWhorter 26 48 122 14 29 4 0 4 17 0 .238 .369 45
19 Marvin Melanson 22 7 3
20 Bob Miller 19 21 32 3 1 0 0 .094 .125 4
21 Robert Neebling 23 4 3
22 Robert Nichols? -- 7 4
23 Francis Oneto 24 125 441 106 16 5 0 .240 .299 132
24 Bobo Osborne* 19 138 519 133 25 17 11 .256 .434 225
25 Hollis Powell 22 28 73 12 4 1 1 .164 .288 21
26 Tom Sarna 21 134 488 149 20 11 18 .305 .502 245
27 Jack Schultz* 26 19 51 6 3 1 0 .118 .216 11
28 Bob Shaw 22 39 39 1 0 0 0 .026 .026 1
29 Robert Taylor* 24 16 50 11 1 0 1 .220 .300 15
30 Dick Thompson 25 41 41 5 0 0 0 .122 .122 5
31 Vincent Trakan 21 11 13 1 0 0 0 .077 .077 1
32 Tom Van Remmen 21 5 7
33 Coot Veal 22 129 475 108 16 5 1 .227 .288 137
34 Ronald Witucki 21 77 214 57 6 2 3 .266 .355 76
35 Tom Yewcic 23 36 118 35 4 1 9 .297 .576 68
35 Players 22.6 140 5388 4594 653 1130 179 72 69 551 56 627 798 .246 .333 .361 .695 1660 117 50
* - 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 Bob Bruce 22 7 10 .412 3.89 26 19 148.0 144 75 64 7 62 1.392 8.8 0.4 3.8
2 Robert Cruze* 25 9 6 .600 3.74 28 16 127.2 108 57 53 10 40 1.159 7.6 0.7 2.8
3 Jerry Davie 22 11 9 .550 3.75 28 20 146.1 121 70 61 8 82 1.387 7.4 0.5 5.0
4 Duke Dawson* 24 0 0 1
5 Bill Froats* 24 5 7 .417 3.46 21 17 104.0 84 50 40 4 100 1.769 7.3 0.3 8.7
6 Ernie Funk 25 4 4 .500 2.83 26 3 70.0 69 30 22 4 14 1.186 8.9 0.5 1.8
7 William Furlong* 25 7 2 .778 4.76 21 13 79.1 97 48 42 1 39 1.714 11.0 0.1 4.4
8 Robert Hamley 23 3 4 .429 4.19 10 7 58.0 55 31 27 4 20 1.293 8.5 0.6 3.1
9 Frank Logan 24 0 3 .000 5
10 Marvin Melanson 22 0 1 .000 7
11 Bob Miller* 19 8 2 .800 1.73 19 12 99.0 68 24 19 3 41 1.101 6.2 0.3 3.7
12 Robert Neebling 23 0 0 4
13 Robert Nichols? -- 1 1 .500 7
14 Bob Shaw 22 9 4 .692 3.14 39 14 155.0 150 73 54 9 56 1.329 8.7 0.5 3.3
15 Dick Thompson? 25 8 7 .533 2.82 38 9 137.0 108 56 43 10 58 1.212 7.1 0.7 3.8
16 Vincent Trakan 21 3 2 .600 4.12 11 4 48.0 52 28 22 3 18 1.458 9.8 0.6 3.4
17 Tom Van Remmen 21 1 2 .333 4
17 Players 23.1 76 64 .543 140 140 600
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Shaw 39 0.00
Dick Thompson 38 0.00
Robert Cruze 28 0.00
Jerry Davie 28 0.00
Bob Bruce 26 0.00
Ernie Funk 26 0.00
Bill Froats 21 0.00
William Furlong 21 0.00
Bob Miller 19 0.00
Vincent Trakan 11 0.00
Robert Hamley 10 0.00
Marvin Melanson 7 0.00
Robert Nichols 7 0.00
Frank Logan 5 0.00
Robert Neebling 4 0.00
Tom Van Remmen 4 0.00
Duke Dawson 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Richard Beck 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1935
Bob Bruce 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 16, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
Walter Chadwick 23 R 6' 1.0" 205 1932
Robert Cruze 25 R L 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 21, 1930 Ansonia, OH, US
Jerry Davie 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 10, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
Duke Dawson 24 R L 6' 2.0" 185 1931
Harry Durkin 23 L 5' 10.0" 170 1932
Andrew Frazier 26 R 6' 2.0" 170 Jun 27, 1929
Bill Froats 24 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 20, 1930 New York, NY, US
Ernie Funk 25 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Mar 11, 1930 Little Rock, AR, US
William Furlong 25 R L 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 19, 1929
Robert Hamley 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 May 21, 1932
William Hoffer 24 R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
Keith Jones 25 L 5' 9.0" 155 1930
Emil Karlik 23 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 7, 1932
Frank Logan 24 R R 6' 3.0" 190 1931
Ben Mateosky 22 R R 6' 2.0" 202 Mar 21, 1933 Uniontown, PA, US
Pierce McWhorter 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 7, 1928 Atlanta, GA, US
Marvin Melanson 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1933
Bob Miller 19 R L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 15, 1935 Berwyn, IL, US
Robert Neebling 23 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1932
Robert Nichols -- Unknown
Francis Oneto 24 R 6' 0.0" 168 Oct 28, 1930 Sonora, CA, US
Bobo Osborne 19 L R 6' 1.0" 205 Oct 12, 1935 Chattahoochee, GA, US
Hollis Powell 22 R 6' 3.0" 185 1933
Tom Sarna 21 R 6' 2.0" 189 Mar 7, 1934 Chicago, IL, US
Jack Schultz 26 L 5' 11.0" 175 1929
Bob Shaw 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 29, 1933 Bronx, NY, US
Robert Taylor 24 L 5' 11.0" 175 1931
Dick Thompson 25 R 6' 0.0" 150 Sep 9, 1929 Shanghai, CN
Vincent Trakan 21 R R 6' 2.0" 188 1934
Tom Van Remmen 21 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Apr 2, 1934 Buffalo, NY, US
Coot Veal 22 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jul 9, 1932 Sandersville, GA, US
Ronald Witucki 21 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1934
Tom Yewcic 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 May 9, 1932 Conenaugh, PA, US

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