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1955 Los Angeles Angels

1955 > Class Open > 1955 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 91-81
Scored 678 runs, Allowed 659 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-84

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Bill Sweeney, Jack Warner and Bob Scheffing
Represented: Los Angeles, CA
Ballpark: Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ray Bauer263466000000002.
2Steve Bilko2616870262210520435337124473104.328.396.572.96835620106
3Jim Brosnan2534858071430150322.
4Tommy Brown27242120350013013.250.286.400.68682000
5Bubba Church3038544951010150213.
6Buzz Clarkson40100357316409380134613428.294.366.443.80914011322
7Bob Coats*251223793373893161233123634.276.343.347.6901174033
8Hy Cohen241838364101002004.278.278.306.583111020
9Lorenzo Davis37125399369399019164112036.244.282.350.6321299226Stats for 2 teams
10Solly Drake#244418016122425011111429.261.322.311.633501131
11Don Elston265482755131002129.
12Jim Fanning27882492341353414272727.226.251.303.5547110161
13Joe Hannah24103129383012027.276.323.483.805140000
14Bud Hardin33123328299197811102412435.261.319.304.623918221
15Joe Hatten384063613600160124.
16Dave Hillman27386010000003.
17Joe Kuncl281955020000002.400.400.400.80020000
18Al Lary26722000000001.
19Turk Lown31643532471039015.219.242.531.774170020
20Gene Mauch2915566558493173374849225938.296.360.414.774242141174
21Cal McLish#2937958661140140425. for 2 teams
22Vern Morgan*26289989121511361815.169.237.303.540270020
23George Piktuzis233665591910160522.
24Johnny Pramesa296118716412436132112022.262.353.366.719602300
25John Pyecha231099010000004.
26Hal Rice*3114255349369129210257864780.262.324.456.7802257094
27Don Robertson*241541393610131112.
28Joe Stanka23221000000001.
29Dwight Stoddard#249109220000013.222.300.222.52220000
30Bob Talbot284821420026455031441121.
31El Tappe28621871651220300801213.
32Dick Tindall22111000000001.
33Manuel Trabous32255100000003.
34Bill Tremel25622000000001.
35Bob Usher301294323953789122104682745.225.272.342.6141358064Stats for 2 teams
36Gale Wade*2610143537867117203827235154.310.396.442.8381675411
37Ed Winceniak2612844041540103170125151457.248.276.376.65215610425
38Casey Wise#2292318230000055.167.348.167.51430000
39Bob Zick*28413028040000015.
39 Players29.11726307568367814622231814362993478782.257.315.378.6942150122218738
* - 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
1Ray Bauer*2633.5003.003410042.0422014312191021.2869.
2Jim Brosnan251710.6302.38313193223.0188615915661330041.1397.
3Bubba Church30117.6113.66341452142.214165581841672011.2768.
4Hy Cohen24510.3333.59181642100.1964040934402031.2968.
5Don Elston26176.7393.06532282223.2209847619771462021.2798.
6Joe Hatten*38119.5503.733928113188.021484788651163151.48410.
7Dave Hillman2711.5002.22330024.116763690000.9045.
8Paul Hoffmeister260013.5010000.22110010003.00027.
9Joe Kuncl2811.5003.031910035.2351912211131001.2908.
10Al Lary2601.0009.53610011.11814124890122.29414.
11Turk Lown31125.7062.1361200114.1915327449964011.2247.
12Cal McLish291712.5863.093528212233.0230888019691163041.2838. for 2 teams
13Paul Menking26009.0010001.03111000003.00027.
14George Piktuzis*23713.3503.70343162182.2180827512941527141.5008.
15John Pyecha2303.0004.101041037.1382817419101011.5279.
16Joe Stanka23009.0021004.08442220002.50018.
17Dwight Stoddard2422.5004.20941030.03220144570011.2339.
18Bill Tremel25101.0007.2760008.2171171370012.30817.
19Bob Zick2827.2225.01401010106.010059591249424061.4068.
19 Players28.09181.529172172659
* - 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


Jim Fanning823514265.9854.79319
El Tappe623362245.9895.77310
Johnny Pramesa442422658.9826.09011
Joe Hannah1050410.9825.4012
Manuel Trabous1120001.00012.0000


Steve Bilko168126615118127.9878.43
Lorenzo Davis9664051.0007.78Stats for 2 teams


Gene Mauch14943336618103.9785.36
Bud Hardin153331071.0004.27
Lorenzo Davis9152221.9494.11Stats for 2 teams
Casey Wise8111123.9172.75


Buzz Clarkson9054146612.9712.22
Lorenzo Davis524074610.9502.19Stats for 2 teams
Bud Hardin42143719.9811.21
Vern Morgan24223963.9102.54
Tommy Brown63010.7500.50
Gene Mauch539001.0002.40


Ed Winceniak1172013292170.9624.53
Bud Hardin59981551028.9624.29


Hal Rice1342611575.9752.06
Bob Usher1152101476.9701.95Stats for 2 teams
Gale Wade100261822.9932.69
Bob Coats88156410.9941.82
Bob Talbot481316011.0002.85
Solly Drake4176342.9521.93
Lorenzo Davis2845420.9611.75Stats for 2 teams
Don Robertson12200001.0001.67
Tommy Brown430001.0000.75


Turk Lown6141625.9090.33
Don Elston53284264.9211.32
Bob Zick40182442.9131.05
Joe Hatten39163022.9581.18
Cal McLish35133916.9811.49Stats for 2 teams
Ray Bauer34111001.0000.35
Bubba Church34133224.9571.32
George Piktuzis34817011.0000.74
Jim Brosnan31175034.9572.16
Joe Kuncl193721.8330.53
Hy Cohen1810710.9440.94
John Pyecha104710.9171.10
Dwight Stoddard93410.8750.78
Al Lary62110.7500.50
Bill Tremel600000.00
Dave Hillman315001.0002.00
Joe Stanka200000.00
Paul Hoffmeister100000.00
Paul Menking100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ray Bauer26RL6' 3.0"170Jul 9, 1928Roosevelt, NY, US
Steve Bilko26RR6' 1.0"230Nov 13, 1928Nanticoke, PA, US
Jim Brosnan25RR6' 4.0"197Oct 24, 1929Cincinnati, OH, US
Tommy Brown27RR6' 1.0"170Dec 6, 1927Brooklyn, NY, US
Bubba Church30RR6' 0.0"180Sep 12, 1924Birmingham, AL, US
Buzz Clarkson40RR5' 11.0"210Mar 13, 1915Hopkins, SC, US
Bob Coats25LL6' 0.0"180Dec 24, 1929Woodlawn, IL, US
Hy Cohen24RR6' 5.0"220Jan 29, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Lorenzo Davis37RR6' 3.0"188Jul 3, 1917Piper, AL, US
Solly Drake24SR6' 0.0"170Oct 23, 1930Little Rock, AR, US
Don Elston26RR6' 0.0"165Apr 6, 1929Campbellstown, OH, US
Jim Fanning27RR5' 11.0"180Sep 14, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Joe Hannah24RR5' 11.0"200Feb 1, 1931Marshfield, MO, US
Bud Hardin33RR5' 10.0"165Jun 14, 1922Shelby, NC, US
Joe Hatten38RL6' 0.0"176Nov 7, 1916Bancroft, IA, US
Dave Hillman27RR5' 11.0"168Sep 14, 1927Dungannon, VA, US
Paul Hoffmeister26RR6' 4.0"215Dec 23, 1928East Chicago, IL, US
Joe Kuncl28RR6' 1.0"170Jun 6, 1927Prague, NE, US
Al Lary26RR6' 3.0"185Sep 26, 1928Northport, AL, US
Turk Lown31RR6' 0.0"180May 30, 1924Brooklyn, NY, US
Gene Mauch29RR5' 10.0"165Nov 18, 1925Salina, KS, US
Cal McLish29SR6' 0.0"179Dec 1, 1925Anadarko, OK, US
Paul Menking26RR5' 10.0"190Feb 26, 1929Arlington, NE, US
Vern Morgan26LR6' 1.0"190Aug 8, 1928Emporia, VA, US
George Piktuzis23RL6' 2.0"200Jan 3, 1932Chicago, IL, US
Johnny Pramesa29RR6' 2.0"210Aug 28, 1925Barton, OH, US
John Pyecha23RR6' 5.0"200Nov 25, 1931Aliquippa, PA, US
Hal Rice31LR6' 1.0"195Feb 11, 1924Morganette, WV, US
Don Robertson24LL5' 10.0"180Oct 15, 1930Harvey, IL, US
Joe Stanka23RR6' 6.0"201Jul 23, 1931Hammon, OK, US
Dwight Stoddard24SR6' 1.0"170Jun 1, 1931Detroit, MI, US
Bob Talbot28RR6' 0.0"170Jun 6, 1927Visalia, CA, US
El Tappe28RR5' 11.0"180May 21, 1927Quincy, IL, US
Dick Tindall22R6' 2.0"225Dec 1, 1932Trenton, NJ, US
Manuel Trabous32R5' 10.0"190Jul 6, 1922Santurce, PR
Bill Tremel25RR5' 11.0"180Jul 4, 1929Lilly, PA, US
Bob Usher30RR6' 1.0"180Mar 1, 1925San Diego, CA, US
Gale Wade26LR6' 1.0"185Jan 20, 1929Hollister, MO, US
Ed Winceniak26RR5' 9.0"165Apr 16, 1929Chicago, IL, US
Casey Wise22SR6' 0.0"170Sep 8, 1932Lafayette, IN, US
Bob Zick28LR6' 0.0"168Apr 26, 1927Chicago, IL, US

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