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1955 Brunswick Pirates

1955 > Class D > 1955 Georgia-Florida League
Overall: 87-52
Scored 789 runs, Allowed 589 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-51

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Frank Oceak
Represented: Brunswick, 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 Joseph Beredino? 20 22 77 67 9 16 1 2 0 7 0 6 26 .239 .329 .313 .642 21 3 1 0
2 Ronald Bowie* 23 33 132 105 16 26 6 1 4 24 2 20 18 .248 .372 .438 .810 46 2 3 2
3 Dick Brockell 20 129 545 487 63 131 17 0 12 68 3 49 51 .269 .339 .378 .717 184 4 2 3
4 Joseph Canuso 20 96 404 363 66 103 21 0 15 89 4 22 30 .284 .335 .466 .801 169 9 4 6
5 Louis Caputo 19 102 454 383 57 98 17 0 3 44 5 60 40 .256 .361 .324 .685 124 5 3 3 Stats for 2 teams
6 Whammy Douglas 20 5 16 3 .188
7 Joe Drotar 18 15 41 36 6 10 1 0 0 3 0 3 8 .278 .325 .306 .631 11 0 1 1
8 Jim Duffalo 19 38 99 94 2 17 4 1 0 8 0 2 13 .181 .198 .245 .443 23 0 3 0
9 Bob Duzyk* 19 38 132 115 16 38 7 0 2 22 1 14 26 .330 .412 .443 .856 51 2 1 0
10 Earl Fackler* 22 132 573 487 97 153 34 6 6 69 10 61 77 .314 .405 .446 .851 217 17 3 5
11 Hubert Gilbert? -- 47 175 147 15 33 3 0 0 12 1 24 21 .224 .341 .245 .586 36 2 2 0
12 James Hartbarger 19 49 210 191 20 42 4 0 0 12 2 13 49 .220 .267 .241 .508 46 0 4 2
13 James Hayden* 21 40 99 95 7 15 2 1 0 5 0 3 22 .158 .184 .200 .384 19 0 1 0
14 Leon Hurst 17 14 41 37 2 10 3 0 0 2 0 3 8 .270 .325 .351 .676 13 0 1 0
15 William Jackson 23 123 532 465 62 96 16 4 0 40 4 51 80 .206 .289 .258 .547 120 4 9 3 Stats for 2 teams
16 Ernest Johnson 23 5 13 3 .231
17 Bill Koski 23 20 38 29 4 6 1 0 0 4 0 5 6 .207 .361 .241 .602 7 2 2 0
18 Russell McClenaghan* 20 6 12 6 .500
19 Dino Messina 20 70 285 256 29 49 1 1 0 15 9 24 34 .191 .263 .203 .466 52 1 4 0
20 Ray Minjock 22 9 9 2 .222
21 James Nisewonger 21 46 175 162 33 41 5 2 2 27 4 9 37 .253 .299 .346 .645 56 2 1 1
22 Stanley Patchell 24 8 14 1 .071
23 Alex Perinis 20 23 37 35 6 6 0 1 0 2 0 1 13 .171 .216 .229 .445 8 1 0 0
24 Joseph Perry# 19 8 9 2 .222
25 Bud Plaster 21 5 19 0 .000
26 Frank Ramsay* 22 17 38 31 6 5 1 0 0 2 0 7 12 .161 .316 .194 .509 6 0 0 0
27 William Robertson 20 137 600 485 94 145 19 8 17 88 11 88 112 .299 .418 .476 .894 231 14 9 4
28 Irvin Serafini 20 21 27 23 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 11 .087 .160 .087 .247 2 0 2 0
29 Richard Shinnick 22 11 33 24 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 6 10 .083 .267 .083 .350 2 0 3 0
30 Freddie Sisolak 23 99 461 370 81 90 15 4 3 30 10 75 48 .243 .383 .330 .713 122 9 7 0
31 Roland Sterns 22 2 7 3 .429
32 Rodney Vandiveer? -- 2 6 0 .000
33 Jim Waugh 21 3 6 0 .000
34 Gary Weir 19 20 56 51 5 6 2 0 2 6 0 3 26 .118 .182 .275 .456 14 1 1 0
35 Warren Wilson* 23 140 628 502 125 175 26 8 3 97 21 99 38 .349 .459 .450 .909 226 9 11 7
35 Players 21.0 140 5508 4706 789 1244 198 40 70 652 78 607 815 .264 .356 .368 .724 1732 85 76 34
* - 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 Dick Brockell 20 0 0 2
2 Whammy Douglas 20 4 1 .800 1.57 5 5 5 1 46.0 39 11 8 0 13 34 0 0 0 1.130 7.6 0.0 2.5 6.7 2.62
3 Joe Drotar 18 7 5 .583 4.05 15 12 8 0 95.2 93 57 43 5 50 83 2 0 3 1.495 8.7 0.5 4.7 7.8 1.66
4 Jim Duffalo 19 17 4 .810 2.64 29 19 17 1 201.1 178 77 59 5 67 124 7 0 8 1.217 8.0 0.2 3.0 5.5 1.85
5 James Hayden* 21 13 9 .591 3.02 30 20 12 1 184.2 168 81 62 2 115 134 10 2 13 1.532 8.2 0.1 5.6 6.5 1.17
6 Leon Hurst 17 7 5 .583 3.17 13 10 7 0 96.2 91 44 34 6 44 55 4 0 5 1.397 8.5 0.6 4.1 5.1 1.25
7 Ernest Johnson 23 1 3 .250 5
8 Bill Koski 23 8 6 .571 2.46 18 9 6 1 102.1 89 40 28 3 42 54 3 0 2 1.280 7.8 0.3 3.7 4.7 1.29
9 Ray Minjock 22 1 0 1.000 9
10 James Nisewonger 21 2 2 .500 8
11 Stanley Patchell 24 2 1 .667 7
12 Alex Perinis 20 6 4 .600 2.04 22 16 5 3 97.0 50 40 22 1 95 79 1 0 8 1.495 4.6 0.1 8.8 7.3 0.83
13 Joseph Perry 19 1 1 .500 8
14 Frank Ramsay* 22 7 2 .778 3.08 13 9 5 0 79.0 62 36 27 5 49 57 4 0 5 1.405 7.1 0.6 5.6 6.5 1.16
15 Irvin Serafini 20 3 5 .375 5.28 20 10 3 1 76.2 84 68 45 5 60 69 1 0 12 1.878 9.9 0.6 7.0 8.1 1.15
16 Richard Shinnick 22 6 1 .857 2.23 8 8 7 0 68.2 55 22 17 2 26 52 5 0 7 1.180 7.2 0.3 3.4 6.8 2.00
17 Roland Sterns 22 0 2 .000 2
18 Jim Waugh 21 2 1 .667 3
18 Players 20.3 87 52 .626 140 140 589
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Joseph Canuso 89 518 56 15 12 .975 6.45 8
Dick Brockell 65 426 49 8 7 .983 7.31 14

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Earl Fackler 129 1067 62 23 107 .980 8.75
Dick Brockell 13 78 11 1 8 .989 6.85

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Jackson 99 260 276 25 55 .955 5.41 Stats for 2 teams
James Hartbarger 49 126 152 23 36 .924 5.67
Louis Caputo 34 64 82 5 12 .967 4.29 Stats for 2 teams
Freddie Sisolak 11 34 24 3 5 .951 5.27

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Robertson 134 132 225 48 23 .881 2.66
Louis Caputo 68 57 121 17 24 .913 2.62 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Freddie Sisolak 92 151 250 45 51 .899 4.36
Dick Brockell 31 36 75 9 12 .925 3.58
William Jackson 30 57 66 13 13 .904 4.10 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Warren Wilson 140 331 12 8 4 .977 2.45
Dino Messina 70 88 6 4 1 .959 1.34
Hubert Gilbert 45 53 10 8 0 .887 1.40
James Nisewonger 44 64 17 6 4 .931 1.84
Ronald Bowie 33 52 2 2 0 .964 1.64
Bob Duzyk 31 46 2 6 1 .889 1.55
Dick Brockell 30 31 5 2 1 .947 1.20
Joseph Beredino 22 31 0 1 0 .969 1.41
Gary Weir 17 20 0 1 0 .952 1.18

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Hayden 30 9 32 4 2 .911 1.37
Jim Duffalo 29 11 42 3 2 .946 1.83
Alex Perinis 22 1 11 2 0 .857 0.55
Irvin Serafini 20 3 15 3 2 .857 0.90
Bill Koski 18 1 25 2 2 .929 1.44
Joe Drotar 15 4 17 0 4 1.000 1.40
Leon Hurst 13 8 13 4 1 .840 1.62
Frank Ramsay 13 4 11 1 0 .938 1.15
Ray Minjock 9 0.00
James Nisewonger 8 0.00
Joseph Perry 8 0.00
Richard Shinnick 8 0.00
Stanley Patchell 7 0.00
Whammy Douglas 5 0.00
Ernest Johnson 5 0.00
Jim Waugh 3 0.00
Dick Brockell 2 0.00
Roland Sterns 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Joseph Beredino 20 Jun 9, 1935 Uniontown, PA, US
Ronald Bowie 23 L 5' 11.0" 165 1932
Dick Brockell 20 R R 6' 4.0" 198 Aug 4, 1934 Wilmington, DE, US
Joseph Canuso 20 R 5' 11.0" 190 1935
Louis Caputo 19 R R 5' 9.0" 175 1936
Whammy Douglas 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 17, 1935 Carrboro, NC, US
Joe Drotar 18 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 8, 1936 Homestead, PA, US
Jim Duffalo 19 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 25, 1935 Helvetia, PA, US
Bob Duzyk 19 L 6' 1.0" 195 1936
Earl Fackler 22 L 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 18, 1932 Harrisburg, PA, US
Hubert Gilbert -- Unknown
James Hartbarger 19 R 6' 0.0" 190 1936
James Hayden 21 L L 6' 0.0" 165 1934
Leon Hurst 17 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 3, 1937 Peoria, IL, US
William Jackson 23 R 5' 10.0" 169 1932
Ernest Johnson 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1932
Bill Koski 23 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Feb 6, 1932 Madera, CA, US
Russell McClenaghan 20 L 5' 11.0" 185 1935
Dino Messina 20 R 5' 9.0" 173 1935
Ray Minjock 22 R R 6' 2.0" 165 1933
James Nisewonger 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1934
Stanley Patchell 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
Alex Perinis 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1935
Joseph Perry 19 S R 6' 3.0" 195 1936
Bud Plaster 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 12, 1934 Knoxville, TN, US
Frank Ramsay 22 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 22, 1933 Poughkeepsie, NY, US
William Robertson 20 R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 6, 1935 Langdale, AL, US
Irvin Serafini 20 R R 6' 0.0" 160 1935
Richard Shinnick 22 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1933
Freddie Sisolak 23 R 5' 8.0" 164 May 13, 1932 Bushkill Township, PA, US
Roland Sterns 22 R R 6' 2.0" 188 1933
Rodney Vandiveer -- Unknown
Jim Waugh 21 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 25, 1933 Lancaster, OH, US
Gary Weir 19 R 6' 3.0" 190 1936
Warren Wilson 23 L 5' 10.0" 173 1932

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