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1955 Reading Indians

1955 > Class A > 1955 Eastern League
Overall: 84-53
Scored 699 runs, Allowed 548 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-53

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Reading, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1George Aitken2098
2Frank Biskup22615
3Jack Bowes2416151000.067.0671
4Dick Brown201013528412218.239.438154
5Joe Camacho271003751091627.291.400150
6Carroll Hardy2253181481125.265.43178
7Glenn Harshbarger25410
8Clell Hobson24103363941422.259.325118
9Robert Johnson295316435634.213.36059
10Paul Jones2516518002.157.27514
11Gene Lary2113357000.200.2007
12Eugene Law27214012100.300.32513
13Bobby Locke2157
14John Luthern2235
15Roger Maris*2011337410815319.289.497186
16Pete Mesa25225110101.196.27514
17Billy Ray Meyer26511
18Don Minnick24308527140.318.42436
19Donald Nance2228596100.102.1197
20Robert O'Donnell247722158631.262.33073
21Dan Osinski2121
22Larry Raines25913241081787.333.500162
23Joseph Randazzo2413447714123414.296.449214
24Raymond Seif2221
25Wally Seward*22919
26Bennet Smyth2540243000.125.1253
27Jake Striker*2112203000.150.1503
28Frank Tanana2211035910419713.290.490176
29Jim Tolleson255716339714.239.36860
30Bob Truss*2314285102.179.42912
31John Waters231275111492588.292.419214
32Charles Weiss*2513447105.159.52323
33William Williamson*204113630421.221.30141
33 Players23.413851324529699120618251113631117523718.266.340.404.74418294634
* - 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
1George Aitken2011.5003.779431.02313131221.4526.70.36.4
2Jack Bowes*2434.4294.9816656.05536313421.7328.80.56.8
3Joe Camacho?27001
4Glenn Harshbarger2522.5003.004430.02911102101.3008.70.63.0
5Gene Lary2194.6924.21131292.08447437391.3378.20.73.8
6Eugene Law2775.5832.872112113.011045367191.1428.80.61.5
7Bobby Locke2102.0006.00521.0251614161.95210.76.9
8John Luthern2212.3333
9Pete Mesa25126.6674.302220157.0150817515741.4278.60.94.2
10Billy Ray Meyer2622.5003.185534.0331812391.2358.70.82.4
11Don Minnick24204.8332.783026223.0204826919561.1668.20.82.3
12Donald Nance22138.6192.812826192.0188886012661.3238.80.63.1
13Dan Osinski21007.2025.0106422.40018.03.6
14Raymond Seif2201.0002
15Wally Seward*2243.5713.009657.04923192221.2467.70.33.5
16Bennet Smyth2569.4002.38404102.09645274381.3148.50.43.4
17Jake Striker*21401.0002.0512657.02813132220.8774.40.33.5
17 Players23.68453.613138138548
* - 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
George Aitken20RR6' 1.0"1851935
Frank Biskup22RR5' 11.0"1701933
Jack Bowes24RL5' 11.0"1551931
Dick Brown20RR6' 2.0"176Jan 17, 1935Shinnston, WV, US
Joe Camacho27R6' 0.0"178May 29, 1928
Carroll Hardy22RR6' 0.0"185May 18, 1933Sturgis, SD, US
Glenn Harshbarger25RR6' 1.0"1781930
Clell Hobson24R6' 1.0"1851931
Robert Johnson29R6' 2.0"1961926
Paul Jones25R5' 10.0"1701930
Gene Lary21RR6' 1.0"175Jan 5, 1934Northport, AL, US
Eugene Law27RR5' 11.0"1821928
Bobby Locke21RR5' 11.0"185Mar 3, 1934Rowes Run, PA, US
John Luthern22RR6' 1.0"1781933
Roger Maris20LR6' 0.0"197Sep 10, 1934Hibbing, MN, US
Pete Mesa25RR6' 1.0"190Aug 29, 1929Santa Monica, CA, US
Billy Ray Meyer26RR6' 2.0"212Apr 5, 1929Aiken County, SC, US
Don Minnick24RR6' 3.0"195Apr 14, 1931Lynchburg, VA, US
Donald Nance22RR6' 2.0"1951933
Robert O'Donnell24R6' 0.0"1751931
Dan Osinski21RR6' 1.0"190Nov 17, 1933Chicago, IL, US
Larry Raines25RR5' 10.0"165Mar 9, 1930St. Albans, WV, US
Joseph Randazzo24RL6' 0.0"1901931
Raymond Seif22RR6' 1.0"1901933
Wally Seward22LL6' 2.0"170Jul 1, 1932Everett, MA, US
Bennet Smyth25RR6' 3.0"1851930
Jake Striker21LL6' 2.0"200Oct 23, 1933New Washington, OH, US
Frank Tanana22R6' 2.0"1801933
Jim Tolleson25R6' 0.0"1801930
Bob Truss23L6' 1.0"1761932
John Waters23RR5' 11.0"1681932
Charles Weiss25L6' 0.0"1851930
William Williamson20LL6' 0.0"1901935

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