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1955 Toledo Sox

1955 > Class AAA > 1955 American Association
Overall: 81-73
Scored 708 runs, Allowed 678 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-74

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: George Selkirk
Represented: Toledo, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1William Allen#24221.500
2Charlie Bicknell265150457820180318.
3Andrew Bratkowitz26163026571023006.269.296.538.835140130
4Paul Burris3127746621120150811.
5Paul Cave*21320000.000.0000
6Wes Covington*23380000.000.0000
7Ray Crone234122.167
8Jack Daniels*271184483724996138176336798.258.369.473.8421762144
9Jim Frey*241425824868813736045408744.282.388.381.76918511054
10Chico Garcia30154688577931733441068810025.300.403.425.82824520263
11Charlie Gorin*273867583810020318.
12Harry Hanebrink*271184063674710415564652229.283.323.401.7241473377
13Dick Hoover*29351313100000003.
14Joey Jay#191428242200000212.
15Ben Johnson243111.000
16Theodore Laguna226317114719384111501915.259.341.320.661475113
17Felix Mantilla2011542138954107244839112354.275.321.419.74016315513
18Luis Marquez29218375101861280514.240.293.427.719322111
19Don McMahon254248454300110317.
20Sammy Meeks321214644164310524076304356.252.320.361.68115010023
21Chi-Chi Olivo271744010000003.
22Jim Pendleton31953973684210015695982265.272.312.418.73115411133
23Billy Queen261064143535689141155625454.252.348.425.7731508034
24Billy Reed*32751851661651622190175.307.370.404.773677011
25Ray Rippelmeyer21110000.000.0000
26Humberto Robinson253051473420030127.
27Lou Sleater*281066030002000.500.500.5001.00030000
28Bob Talbot2834127115173113081910.270.325.330.656386111
29Bert Thiel29463732142001009.
30Glenn Thompson26221.500
31Frank Torre*231506105448617829277334718.327.382.426.80923214739
32Bob Trowbridge252973631500000629.
33Gale Wade*261990771420310831010.260.356.325.680252201
34Pete Whisenant25492111773759111134353126.333.429.6271.0561111012
35Carl Willey242759553810020324.
35 Players26.61555899516770813752463910665149588709.266.341.390.732201712626704833
* - 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
1William Allen2401.0002
2Charlie Bicknell2684.6674.60441041131.0152696718635692251.64110.
3Andrew Bratkowitz2647.3645.6816104076.08250487401353021.6059.
4Paul Cave21003
5Ray Crone23401.0004
6Charlie Gorin*271012.4554.152924101167.01568077118541002061.4438.
7Dick Hoover*2952.7142.253500048.04314122227261011.3548.
8Joey Jay1933.5003.5314115074.07433294441481051.5959.
9Ben Johnson24003
10Don McMahon25213.1335.01421730142.0149887911957936071.7189.
11Chi-Chi Olivo2731.7506.581600026.02320195141162011.4238.
12Ray Rippelmeyer2101.0001
13Humberto Robinson25144.7782.35301792138.0117483694951017001.2037.
14Lou Sleater*2811.5009
15Bert Thiel2966.5004.5746611124.0153696316264593021.44411.
16Glenn Thompson26002
17Bob Trowbridge25138.6193.662928102182.01728974248531353031.4128.
18Carl Willey24810.4444.01272440148.0151836697921234041.5549.
18 Players25.78173.526155155678
* - 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


Billy Queen975553998.9856.1221
Theodore Laguna512411841.9855.085
Paul Burris231111631.9775.521


Frank Torre149127010114109.9909.20


Chico Garcia1533474051294.9844.92


Harry Hanebrink7781117119.9472.57
Sammy Meeks48378436.9762.52
Billy Reed39286376.9292.33
Felix Mantilla12151311.9662.33


Felix Mantilla881592222249.9454.33
Sammy Meeks701192021339.9614.59


Jim Frey12920917113.9541.75
Jack Daniels1092221312.9962.16
Jim Pendleton951751253.9741.97
Pete Whisenant4996520.9812.06
Bob Talbot3172260.9252.39
Harry Hanebrink23351001.0001.57
Luis Marquez19370001.0001.95
Gale Wade1946241.9232.53


Bert Thiel46433021.0000.80
Charlie Bicknell44102211.9700.73
Don McMahon4241811.9570.52
Dick Hoover35410011.0000.40
Humberto Robinson301327021.0001.33
Charlie Gorin2983022.9501.31
Bob Trowbridge2962031.8970.90
Carl Willey2772641.8921.22
Andrew Bratkowitz164710.9170.69
Chi-Chi Olivo1603001.0000.19
Joey Jay1468011.0001.00
Lou Sleater9
Ray Crone4
Paul Cave3
Ben Johnson3
William Allen2
Glenn Thompson2
Ray Rippelmeyer1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
William Allen24SR6' 5.0"170May 15, 1931Rochester, NY, US
Charlie Bicknell26RR5' 11.0"170Jul 27, 1928Plainfield, NJ, US
Andrew Bratkowitz26RR5' 11.0"175Jan 25, 1929Cleveland, OH, US
Paul Burris31RR6' 0.0"190Jul 21, 1923Hickory, NC, US
Paul Cave21LR6' 1.0"179Nov 2, 1933New Canton, VA, US
Wes Covington23LR6' 1.0"205Mar 27, 1932Laurinburg, NC, US
Ray Crone23RR6' 2.0"165Aug 7, 1931Memphis, TN, US
Jack Daniels27LL5' 10.0"165Dec 21, 1927Chester, PA, US
Jim Frey24LL5' 9.0"170May 26, 1931Cleveland, OH, US
Chico Garcia30RR5' 8.0"170Dec 24, 1924Veracruz, Veracruz, MX
Charlie Gorin27LL5' 10.0"165Feb 6, 1928Waco, TX, US
Harry Hanebrink27LR6' 0.0"165Nov 12, 1927St. Louis, MO, US
Dick Hoover29LL6' 0.0"170Dec 11, 1925Columbus, OH, US
Joey Jay19SR6' 4.0"228Aug 15, 1935Middletown, CT, US
Ben Johnson24RR6' 2.0"190May 15, 1931Greenwood, SC, US
Theodore Laguna22RR6' 0.0"176Sep 6, 1932Newark, NJ, US
Felix Mantilla20RR6' 0.0"160Jul 29, 1934Isabella, PR
Luis Marquez29RR5' 10.0"174Oct 28, 1925Aguadilla, PR
Don McMahon25RR6' 2.0"215Jan 4, 1930Brooklyn, NY, US
Sammy Meeks32RR5' 9.0"160Apr 23, 1923Anderson, SC, US
Chi-Chi Olivo27RR6' 2.0"215Mar 18, 1928Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Jim Pendleton31RR6' 0.0"185Jan 7, 1924St. Charles, MO, US
Billy Queen26RR6' 1.0"185Nov 28, 1928Gastonia, NC, US
Billy Reed32LR5' 10.0"175Nov 12, 1922Shawano, WI, US
Ray Rippelmeyer21RR6' 3.0"200Jul 9, 1933Valmeyer, IL, US
Humberto Robinson25RR6' 1.0"155Jun 25, 1930Colon, Colon, PA
Lou Sleater28LL5' 11.0"185Sep 8, 1926St. Louis, MO, US
Bob Talbot28RR6' 0.0"170Jun 6, 1927Visalia, CA, US
Bert Thiel29RR5' 10.0"185May 4, 1926Marion, WI, US
Glenn Thompson26RR6' 5.0"215Dec 7, 1928Minneapolis, MN, US
Frank Torre23LL6' 4.0"200Dec 30, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Bob Trowbridge25RR6' 1.0"180Jun 27, 1930Hudson, NY, US
Gale Wade26LR6' 1.0"185Jan 20, 1929Hollister, MO, US
Pete Whisenant25RR6' 2.0"190Dec 14, 1929Asheville, NC, US
Carl Willey24RR6' 0.0"175Jun 6, 1931Cherryfield, ME, US

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