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1955 New Orleans Pelicans

1955 > Class AA > 1955 Southern Association
Overall: 76-75
Scored 783 runs, Allowed 713 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-69

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Andy Cohen
Represented: New Orleans, LA
Ballpark: Pelican Park (New Orleans, LA)
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 Gair Allie 23 149 488 134 25 1 15 .275 .422 206
2 Paul Almonte 34 17 9 2 0 0 0 .222 .222 2
3 Chuck Buheller 21 3 7 2 .286
4 Chuck Churn 25 64 69 9 2 0 0 .130 .159 11
5 Dale Coogan* 24 41 144 35 5 0 3 .243 .340 49
6 Don Dangleis 21 5 4
7 Reno DeBenedetti 27 140 480 127 13 3 6 .265 .342 164
8 Whammy Douglas 20 5 8
9 Erv Dusak 34 27 35 6 1 1 1 .171 .343 12
10 Jack Falls* 24 4 5
11 Milt Graff* 24 5 7 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 1
12 Fred Green 21 40 54 11 1 1 0 .204 .259 14
13 Bob Honor 21 144 573 168 30 3 4 .293 .377 216
14 Don Kildoo 20 3 1
15 Danny Kravitz* 24 122 426 127 11 10 19 .298 .505 215
16 Pete Modica 31 22 11 1 0 0 0 .091 .091 1 Stats for 2 teams
17 Felipe Montemayor* 27 34 106 17 6 0 3 .160 .302 32
18 Art Murray 22 33 17 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 Pete Naton 23 73 210 31 52 10 1 7 30 0 .248 .405 85
20 Leslie Phillips 23 15 8 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 2
21 John Powers* 25 93 342 76 14 3 21 .222 .465 159
22 Bob Purkey 25 16 39 10 2 0 1 .256 .385 15
23 Curt Raydon 21 38 74 14 0 1 0 .189 .216 16
24 James Rice 21 116 362 100 20 2 4 .276 .376 136
25 Roger Sawyer* 20 38 55 10 3 0 0 .182 .236 13
26 Don Schultz* 25 5 3
27 Bob Skinner* 23 86 321 111 24 6 8 .346 .533 171
28 Earl Smith 27 20 61 10 1 0 0 .164 .180 11
29 Dick Stuart 22 13 30 6 0 0 0 .200 .200 6
30 Ray Swarts 22 141 507 141 25 4 7 .278 .385 195
31 Donald Urquhart* 24 24 28 6 0 0 0 .214 .214 6
32 Dutch Van Burkleo* 21 3 7
33 Earl Weaver 24 119 392 109 19 2 6 .278 .383 150
34 Deward Williams 23 5 4
35 Len Yochim* 26 56 80 19 3 0 0 .238 .275 22
35 Players 23.5 151 5737 4957 783 1311 216 39 105 705 35 674 715 .264 .350 .387 .737 1920 134 62 44
* - 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 Paul Almonte 34 0 3 .000 3.00 17 1 33.0 38 11 11 2 18 1.697 10.4 0.5 4.9
2 Chuck Churn 25 13 8 .619 3.45 63 14 188.0 187 81 72 13 99 1.521 9.0 0.6 4.7
3 Don Dangleis 21 1 1 .500 5 16.0 20 8 1.750 11.2 4.5
4 Whammy Douglas 20 1 0 1.000 5 16.0 22 7 1.812 12.4 3.9
5 Erv Dusak 34 0 2 .000 8
6 Fred Green* 21 8 15 .348 5.02 38 27 174.0 179 107 97 16 94 1.569 9.3 0.8 4.9
7 Don Kildoo* 20 0 0 3
8 Pete Modica 31 1 3 .250 3.60 22 0 45.0 28 23 18 3 35 1.400 5.6 0.6 7.0 Stats for 2 teams
9 Art Murray* 22 3 2 .600 5.92 33 3 73.0 77 54 48 5 44 1.658 9.5 0.6 5.4
10 Peter Nicolis* 25 0 0 1
11 Leslie Phillips 23 2 2 .500 4.11 15 0 35.0 30 17 16 3 17 1.343 7.7 0.8 4.4
12 Bob Purkey 25 6 4 .600 3.46 16 14 104.0 112 49 40 6 29 1.356 9.7 0.5 2.5
13 Curt Raydon 21 14 11 .560 4.43 37 30 203.0 195 120 100 16 118 1.542 8.6 0.7 5.2
14 Roger Sawyer* 20 11 13 .458 3.73 35 29 186.0 210 102 77 17 85 1.586 10.2 0.8 4.1
15 Don Schultz 25 0 2 .000 5 14.0 24 7 2.214 15.4 4.5
16 Donald Urquhart 24 5 4 .556 3.70 22 7 90.0 94 50 37 5 55 1.656 9.4 0.5 5.5
17 Deward Williams 23 0 0 5 12.0
18 Len Yochim* 26 12 8 .600 4.10 40 15 136.0 141 70 62 7 73 1.574 9.3 0.5 4.8
18 Players 23.7 76 75 .503 151 151 713
* - 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
Chuck Churn 63 0.00
Len Yochim 40 0.00
Fred Green 38 0.00
Curt Raydon 37 0.00
Roger Sawyer 35 0.00
Art Murray 33 0.00
Pete Modica 22 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Donald Urquhart 22 0.00
Paul Almonte 17 0.00
Bob Purkey 16 0.00
Leslie Phillips 15 0.00
Don Dangleis 5 0.00
Whammy Douglas 5 0.00
Don Schultz 5 0.00
Deward Williams 5 0.00
Don Kildoo 3 0.00
Peter Nicolis 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gair Allie 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 28, 1931 Statesville, NC, US
Paul Almonte 34 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Feb 4, 1921 Syracuse, NY, US
Chuck Buheller 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 20, 1934 Richmond, VA, US
Chuck Churn 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 1, 1930 Bridgetown, VA, US
Dale Coogan 24 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 14, 1930 Los Angeles, CA, US
Don Dangleis 21 R R 6' 3.0" 170 May 11, 1934 Los Angeles, CA, US
Reno DeBenedetti 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 29, 1928 San Francisco, CA, US
Whammy Douglas 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 17, 1935 Carrboro, NC, US
Erv Dusak 34 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 29, 1920 Chicago, IL, US
Jack Falls 24 L R 5' 11.0" 186 Jun 14, 1931 Gastonia, NC, US
Milt Graff 24 L R 5' 7.0" 158 Dec 30, 1930 Jefferson Center, PA, US
Fred Green 21 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 14, 1933 Titusville, NJ, US
Bob Honor 21 R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 19, 1934
Don Kildoo 20 R L 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 6, 1935 Washington, DC, US
Danny Kravitz 24 L R 5' 11.0" 195 Dec 21, 1930 Lopez, PA, US
Pete Modica 31 R R 6' 0.0" 145 Jan 25, 1924 New Orleans, LA, US
Felipe Montemayor 27 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 7, 1928 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Art Murray 22 R L 6' 3.0" 210 May 14, 1933 Camden, NJ, US
Pete Naton 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Sep 9, 1931 Flushing, NY, US
Peter Nicolis 25 L L 5' 11.0" 190 1930
Leslie Phillips 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 11, 1931 Torrance, CA, US
John Powers 25 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 8, 1929 Birmingham, AL, US
Bob Purkey 25 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jul 14, 1929 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Curt Raydon 21 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Nov 18, 1933 Bloomington, IL, US
James Rice 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 25, 1933
Roger Sawyer 20 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 31, 1934 Warsaw, NY, US
Don Schultz 25 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Jul 22, 1929 Rockford, IL, US
Bob Skinner 23 L R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 3, 1931 La Jolla, CA, US
Earl Smith 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 14, 1928 Sunnyside, WA, US
Dick Stuart 22 R R 6' 4.0" 212 Nov 7, 1932 San Francisco, CA, US
Ray Swarts 22 R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 16, 1933 Redding, CA, US
Donald Urquhart 24 L R 6' 2.0" 185 1931
Dutch Van Burkleo 21 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 27, 1934 Glendale, CA, US
Earl Weaver 24 R R 5' 7.0" 180 Aug 14, 1930 St. Louis, MO, US
Deward Williams 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 14, 1931
Len Yochim 26 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 16, 1928 New Orleans, LA, US

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