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1955 Jacksonville Braves

1955 > Class A > 1955 South Atlantic League
Overall: 79-61
Scored 624 runs, Allowed 557 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-63

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Ben Geraghty
Represented: Jacksonville, FL
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 Stewart Alton 24 3 2
2 Howard Anderson 29 8 21
3 Joseph Andrews 23 62 179 45 7 2 5 .251 .397 71
4 Raymond Bortz 25 2 1
5 Paul Burris 31 4 14
6 Richard Carmichael* 24 33 60 4 0 1 0 .067 .100 6
7 William Casey 24 18 42 9 1 0 1 .214 .310 13
8 Paul Cave* 21 29 59 12 0 0 0 .203 .203 12
9 Joseph Christian 24 9 9 2 .222
10 Wes Covington* 23 134 531 173 21 14 16 .326 .508 270
11 Wayne Cummings# 23 2 2
12 Donald Damiano 22 32 107 25 4 0 0 .234 .271 29
13 Vern Edmunds 25 6 4
14 Alfred Facchini 24 100 415 97 13 5 0 .234 .289 120
15 Rudolph Fortin 20 6 6
16 Horace Garner 31 123 425 125 11 4 18 .294 .466 198
17 Richard Grabowski 21 24 60 12 3 0 0 .200 .250 15
18 Francis Haus 28 87 282 64 8 1 5 .227 .316 89 Stats for 2 teams
19 Robert Hines* 23 35 24 2 0 0 0 .083 .083 2 Stats for 2 teams
20 Dick Kelly 27 7 6
21 Mike Krsnich 23 37 120 29 7 1 2 .242 .367 44
22 Malcolm Landry 25 8 3
23 John Liptak 24 19 48 14 3 0 0 .292 .354 17
24 James Long 34 7 6
25 Bobby Malkmus 23 117 449 109 20 7 10 .243 .385 173
26 Roger McCardell 22 55 182 44 10 0 3 .242 .346 63
27 Noel Oquendo 26 26 37 4 2 0 0 .108 .162 6
28 Nat Peeples 29 40 100 27 2 1 3 .270 .400 40
29 Joe Polich 25 103 356 96 11 0 1 .270 .309 110
30 Bill Porter 27 11 39 6 2 0 0 .154 .205 8
31 Mike Roarke 24 49 141 19 3 3 0 .135 .199 28
32 Richard Roberson 24 35 24 1 0 0 0 .042 .042 1
33 Bill Roland 25 8 6
34 Herb Shankman* 23 27 16 2 0 0 0 .125 .125 2
35 Al Spangler* 21 129 488 140 16 10 5 .287 .391 191
36 Frederick Vogel 24 31 68 2 0 0 0 .029 .029 2
37 Harry Warner* 26 129 427 117 21 6 8 .274 .407 174
38 William Wilhelm 26 35 104 21 3 0 2 .202 .288 30
39 Wiley Williams 28 136 489 130 6 7 28 .266 .479 234 Stats for 2 teams
40 Adrian Zabala* 38 36 16 3 1 0 0 .188 .250 4
40 Players 25.0 141 5429 4749 624 1198 163 56 82 551 51 563 716 .252 .329 .362 .691 1719 77 40
* - 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 Stewart Alton 24 0 0 3
2 Howard Anderson 29 5 2 .714 8
3 Winston Brown 22 0 0 4
4 Richard Carmichael 24 13 8 .619 2.77 31 25 172.0 160 79 53 3 70 1.337 8.4 0.2 3.7
5 Paul Cave 21 12 9 .571 2.04 22 19 163.0 129 55 37 3 69 1.215 7.1 0.2 3.8
6 Vern Edmunds 25 1 1 .500 6
7 Rudolph Fortin 20 0 0 6
8 Richard Grabowski 21 10 9 .526 2.58 23 23 185.0 153 62 53 8 87 1.297 7.4 0.4 4.2
9 Robert Hines 23 2 5 .286 4.64 35 8 99.0 109 72 51 11 40 1.505 9.9 1.0 3.6 Stats for 2 teams
10 Dick Kelly* 27 1 2 .333 7
11 Malcolm Landry* 25 0 0 8
12 Noel Oquendo 26 7 3 .700 3.29 26 17 117.2 114 57 43 3 70 1.564 8.7 0.2 5.4
13 Vic Rehm* 19 0 0 1
14 Richard Roberson 24 7 4 .636 3.84 35 4 91.1 97 46 39 10 55 1.664 9.6 1.0 5.4
15 Bill Roland 25 0 2 .000 8
16 Herb Shankman* 23 6 3 .667 4.30 27 6 69.0 67 38 33 2 69 1.971 8.7 0.3 9.0
17 Frederick Vogel 24 6 14 .300 3.81 31 29 201.0 184 106 85 8 96 1.393 8.2 0.4 4.3
18 Adrian Zabala* 38 11 3 .786 1.82 36 1 74.0 65 22 15 2 25 1.216 7.9 0.2 3.0
18 Players 24.7 79 61 .564 141 141 557
* - 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
Adrian Zabala 36 0.00
Robert Hines 35 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Richard Roberson 35 0.00
Richard Carmichael 31 0.00
Frederick Vogel 31 0.00
Herb Shankman 27 0.00
Noel Oquendo 26 0.00
Richard Grabowski 23 0.00
Paul Cave 22 0.00
Howard Anderson 8 0.00
Malcolm Landry 8 0.00
Bill Roland 8 0.00
Dick Kelly 7 0.00
Vern Edmunds 6 0.00
Rudolph Fortin 6 0.00
Winston Brown 4 0.00
Stewart Alton 3 0.00
Vic Rehm 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Stewart Alton 24 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1931
Howard Anderson 29 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 30, 1926 Nashua, NH, US
Joseph Andrews 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jan 9, 1932 Fall River, MA, US
Raymond Bortz 25 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Oct 12, 1929 Quakertown, PA, US
Winston Brown 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 17, 1932 Almirante, Bocas del Toro, PA
Paul Burris 31 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 21, 1923 Hickory, NC, US
Richard Carmichael 24 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 14, 1931 Monticello, ME, US
William Casey 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 14, 1930 Parkin, AR, US
Paul Cave 21 L R 6' 1.0" 179 Nov 2, 1933 New Canton, VA, US
Joseph Christian 24 R R 5' 10.0" 180 May 9, 1931 Moon Run, PA, US
Wes Covington 23 L R 6' 1.0" 205 Mar 27, 1932 Laurinburg, NC, US
Wayne Cummings 23 S 6' 2.0" 190 1932
Donald Damiano 22 R 5' 11.0" 175 1933
Vern Edmunds 25 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1930
Alfred Facchini 24 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Mar 12, 1931 San Francisco, CA, US
Rudolph Fortin 20 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1935
Horace Garner 31 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 17, 1923
Richard Grabowski 21 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Jul 17, 1933
Francis Haus 28 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1927
Robert Hines 23 L R 6' 1.0" 195 1932
Dick Kelly 27 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 7, 1927 Quincy, MA, US
Mike Krsnich 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 24, 1931 West Allis, WI, US
Malcolm Landry 25 R L 5' 11.0" 168 Nov 30, 1929
John Liptak 24 R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
James Long 34 R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 18, 1920 Griffin, GA, US
Bobby Malkmus 23 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 4, 1931 Newark, NJ, US
Roger McCardell 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 29, 1932 Gorsuch Mills, MD, US
Noel Oquendo 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1929
Nat Peeples 29 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 29, 1926 Memphis, TN, US
Joe Polich 25 R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 20, 1930 San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Porter 27 R R 5' 8.0" 155 May 23, 1928 Lynn, MA, US
Vic Rehm 19 S L 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 16, 1936 Carlyle, IL, US
Mike Roarke 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 8, 1930 West Warwick, RI, US
Richard Roberson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1931
Bill Roland 25 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 30, 1930 Clinton, SC, US
Herb Shankman 23 L L 5' 10.0" 152 Jul 22, 1931 Chelsea, MA, US
Al Spangler 21 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 8, 1933 Philadelphia, PA, US
Frederick Vogel 24 R R 6' 4.0" Sep 4, 1930 Hartford, CT, US
Harry Warner 26 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 11, 1928 Reeders, PA, US
William Wilhelm 26 R 6' 0.0" 175 1929
Wiley Williams 28 R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 8, 1927 Greenville, SC, US
Adrian Zabala 38 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 26, 1916 San Antonio de los Banos, CU

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