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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
1Stewart Alton2432
2Howard Anderson29821
3Joseph Andrews236217945725.251.39771
4Raymond Bortz2521
5Paul Burris31414
6Richard Carmichael*2433604010.067.1006
7William Casey2418429101.214.31013
8Paul Cave*21295912000.203.20312
9Joseph Christian24992.222
10Wes Covington*23134531173211416.326.508270
11Wayne Cummings#2322
12Donald Damiano223210725400.234.27129
13Vern Edmunds2564
14Alfred Facchini24100415971350.234.289120
15Rudolph Fortin2066
16Horace Garner3112342512511418.294.466198
17Richard Grabowski21246012300.200.25015
18Francis Haus288728264815.227.31689Stats for 2 teams
19Robert Hines*2335242000.083.0832Stats for 2 teams
20Dick Kelly2776
21Mike Krsnich233712029712.242.36744
22Malcolm Landry2583
23John Liptak24194814300.292.35417
24James Long3476
25Bobby Malkmus2311744910920710.243.385173
26Roger McCardell2255182441003.242.34663
27Noel Oquendo2626374200.108.1626
28Nat Peeples294010027213.270.40040
29Joe Polich25103356961101.270.309110
30Bill Porter2711396200.154.2058
31Mike Roarke244914119330.135.19928
32Richard Roberson2435241000.042.0421
33Bill Roland2586
34Herb Shankman*2327162000.125.1252
35Al Spangler*2112948814016105.287.391191
36Frederick Vogel2431682000.029.0292
37Harry Warner*261294271172168.274.407174
38Bill Wilhelm263510421302.202.28830
39Wiley Williams281364891306728.266.479234Stats for 2 teams
40Adrian Zabala*3836163100.188.2504
40 Players25.0141542947496241198163568255151563716.252.329.362.69117197740
* - 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
1Stewart Alton24003
2Howard Anderson2952.7148
3Winston Brown22004
4Richard Carmichael24138.6192.773125172.016079533701.3378.40.23.7
5Paul Cave21129.5712.042219163.012955373691.2157.10.23.8
6Vern Edmunds2511.5006
7Rudolph Fortin20006
8Richard Grabowski21109.5262.582323185.015362538871.2977.40.44.2
9Robert Hines2325.2864.6435899.0109725111401.5059.91.03.6Stats for 2 teams
10Dick Kelly*2712.3337
11Malcolm Landry*25008
12Noel Oquendo2673.7003.292617117.211457433701.5648.70.25.4
13Vic Rehm*19001
14Richard Roberson2474.6363.8435491.197463910551.6649.61.05.4
15Bill Roland2502.0008
16Herb Shankman*2363.6674.3027669.06738332691.9718.70.39.0
17Frederick Vogel24614.3003.813129201.0184106858961.3938.20.44.3
18Adrian Zabala*38113.7861.8236174.06522152251.2167.90.23.0
18 Players24.77961.564141141557
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Stewart Alton24RR5' 11.0"1601931
Howard Anderson29RR6' 2.0"200Mar 30, 1926Nashua, NH, US
Joseph Andrews23RR6' 1.0"200Jan 9, 1932Fall River, MA, US
Raymond Bortz25RR6' 0.0"160Oct 12, 1929Quakertown, PA, US
Winston Brown22RR5' 10.0"165Sep 17, 1932Almirante, Bocas del Toro, PA
Paul Burris31RR6' 0.0"190Jul 21, 1923Hickory, NC, US
Richard Carmichael24LR5' 11.0"175Apr 14, 1931Monticello, ME, US
William Casey24RR6' 1.0"195Jul 14, 1930Parkin, AR, US
Paul Cave21LR6' 1.0"179Nov 2, 1933New Canton, VA, US
Joseph Christian24RR5' 10.0"180May 9, 1931Moon Run, PA, US
Wes Covington23LR6' 1.0"205Mar 27, 1932Laurinburg, NC, US
Wayne Cummings23S6' 2.0"1901932
Donald Damiano22R5' 11.0"1751933
Vern Edmunds25RR6' 2.0"1701930
Alfred Facchini24RR6' 0.0"176Mar 12, 1931San Francisco, CA, US
Rudolph Fortin20RR6' 2.0"1951935
Horace Garner31RR6' 3.0"200Jul 17, 1923
Richard Grabowski21RR6' 0.0"178Jul 17, 1933
Francis Haus28RR6' 0.0"1851927
Robert Hines23LR6' 1.0"1951932
Dick Kelly27RL6' 2.0"180Oct 7, 1927Quincy, MA, US
Mike Krsnich23RR6' 1.0"190Sep 24, 1931West Allis, WI, US
Malcolm Landry25RL5' 11.0"168Nov 30, 1929
John Liptak24R6' 1.0"1901931
James Long34R6' 1.0"180Dec 18, 1920Griffin, GA, US
Bobby Malkmus23RR5' 9.0"175Jul 4, 1931Newark, NJ, US
Roger McCardell22RR6' 0.0"200Aug 29, 1932Gorsuch Mills, MD, US
Noel Oquendo26RR5' 10.0"1751929
Nat Peeples29RR6' 1.0"185Jun 29, 1926Memphis, TN, US
Joe Polich25R6' 0.0"175Mar 20, 1930San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Porter27RR5' 8.0"155May 23, 1928Lynn, MA, US
Vic Rehm19SL6' 4.0"200Feb 16, 1936Carlyle, IL, US
Mike Roarke24RR6' 2.0"195Nov 8, 1930West Warwick, RI, US
Richard Roberson24RR6' 0.0"1751931
Bill Roland25RR6' 1.0"195Apr 30, 1930Clinton, SC, US
Herb Shankman23LL5' 10.0"152Jul 22, 1931Chelsea, MA, US
Al Spangler21LL6' 0.0"175Jul 8, 1933Philadelphia, PA, US
Frederick Vogel24RR6' 4.0"Sep 4, 1930Hartford, CT, US
Harry Warner26LR6' 2.0"195Dec 11, 1928Reeders, PA, US
Bill Wilhelm26R6' 0.0"175Jun 11, 1929
Wiley Williams28R6' 1.0"200Mar 8, 1927Greenville, SC, US
Adrian Zabala38LL5' 11.0"165Aug 26, 1916San Antonio de los Banos, CU

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