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1955 Evansville Braves

1955 > Class B > 1955 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: 60-66
Scored 614 runs, Allowed 634 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-65

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Bob Coleman
Represented: Evansville, IN
Ballpark: Bosse Field (Evansville, IN), Bosse Field (Evansville, IN) and Bosse Field (Evansville, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954 / 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1James Agnew#2314120000.000.0000
2Joseph Andrews2353181511105.282.42577
3Charles Bigham*241224491242188.276.412185
4Jackie Brown2036105241003.229.41043
5Winston Brown2219249000.375.3759
6John Caffery2113172000.118.1182
7Donald Damiano2234
8Wendell Doss2047
9Don Edinger*2152
10Ralph Flory23119404911410.225.265107
11Rudolph Fortin2017273000.111.1113
12Larry Geedey*21863421001803.292.371127
13Carl Greene2434184100.222.2785
14Chuck Hickman2098
15Frederick Hoffman*2232336100.182.2127
16Mike Krsnich2376266651215.244.35394
17Don Leppert23194315403.349.65128
18Lee Maye*20208320512.241.39833
19Roger McCardell223810825212.231.32435
20Phillip Misley221030000.000.0000
21Daryle Nelson25983841021052.266.333128
22Gerry Nelson2118213000.143.1433
23Chi-Chi Olivo2716368100.222.2509
24Nat Peeples295520065829.325.520104
25Dick Phillips*23143813200.342.39515
26Raymond Reed262911430424.263.43950
27Vic Rehm#1934558300.145.20011
28Jack Ritter*2168
29Bill Roland2520415200.122.1717
30Lou Soscia28719
31John Stadnicki1913184000.222.2224
32Joe Unfried26963689714111.264.397146
33Jim Vitter3025418100.195.2209
34Bill Wells227018439806.212.35365
35Leonard Williams2710838311925517.311.535205
35 Players23.9126485441986141091184298155037533703.260.340.375.71515767746
* - 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
1James Agnew?2321.6674.7212340.04326215201.5759.71.14.5
2Stewart Alton24001
3Winston Brown2265.5453.58171173.04937293641.5486.00.47.9
4John Caffery*2123.4007.1111838.05140300292.10512.10.06.9
5Wendell Doss2012.3334
6Don Edinger*21005
7Rudolph Fortin2046.4005.84171177.07657503511.6498.90.46.0
8Carl Greene2445.4444.3034288.09954423421.60210.10.34.3
9Chuck Hickman2012.3334.129124.0211611171.5837.96.4
10Frederick Hoffman*2202.0004.2722059.04543285762.0516.90.811.6
11Phillip Misley*22101.0009
12Gerry Nelson2125.2865.2618665.08045383522.03111.10.47.2
13Chi-Chi Olivo2746.4003.26161291.07538334271.1217.40.42.7
14Vic Rehm*191411.5603.183425170.0134796051121.4477.10.35.9
15Jack Ritter*2102.0006
16Bill Roland2596.6003.182016116.08852417611.2846.80.54.7
17John Stadnicki1914.2005.8312654.06939355151.55611.50.82.5
18Jim Vitter3096.6003.122317130.014557457351.38510.00.52.4
18 Players22.76066.476126126634
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
James Agnew23S5' 9.0"1401932
Stewart Alton24RR5' 11.0"1601931
Joseph Andrews23RR6' 1.0"200Jan 9, 1932Fall River, MA, US
Charles Bigham24LL6' 1.0"184Sep 1, 1930Dallas, TX, US
Jackie Brown20RR6' 3.0"2001935
Winston Brown22RR5' 10.0"165Sep 17, 1932Almirante, Bocas del Toro, PA
John Caffery21RL6' 1.0"175Jun 30, 1934Kingston, ON, CA
Wayne Cummings23S6' 2.0"1901932
Donald Damiano22R5' 11.0"1751933
Wendell Doss20RR6' 1.0"1801935
Don Edinger21LL6' 2.0"180Jan 22, 1934Green Bay, WI, US
Ralph Flory23R5' 10.0"165Feb 2, 1932
Rudolph Fortin20RR6' 2.0"1951935
Larry Geedey21L6' 2.0"1901934
Carl Greene24RR6' 3.0"210Apr 12, 1931Amanth, NC, US
Chuck Hickman20RR6' 4.0"190May 21, 1935
Frederick Hoffman22LL6' 0.0"1851933
Mike Krsnich23RR6' 1.0"190Sep 24, 1931West Allis, WI, US
Don Leppert23RR6' 2.0"220Oct 19, 1931Indianapolis, IN, US
Lee Maye20LR6' 2.0"190Dec 11, 1934Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Roger McCardell22RR6' 0.0"200Aug 29, 1932Gorsuch Mills, MD, US
Phillip Misley22RL6' 0.0"1651933
Daryle Nelson25R5' 9.0"1651930
Gerry Nelson21RR6' 3.0"200Apr 1, 1934Beaumont, TX, US
Chi-Chi Olivo27RR6' 2.0"215Mar 18, 1928Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Nat Peeples29RR6' 1.0"185Jun 29, 1926Memphis, TN, US
Dick Phillips23LR6' 0.0"180Nov 24, 1931Racine, WI, US
Raymond Reed26RR5' 10.0"167Feb 1, 1929Chattaroy, WV, US
Vic Rehm19SL6' 4.0"200Feb 16, 1936Carlyle, IL, US
Jack Ritter21LL5' 11.0"182Jul 10, 1933Van Buren, OH, US
Bill Roland25RR6' 1.0"195Apr 30, 1930Clinton, SC, US
Lou Soscia28RR5' 9.0"175Jun 3, 1927Cranston, RI, US
John Stadnicki19RR5' 11.0"1801936
Joe Unfried26R5' 11.0"210Feb 19, 1929Evansville, IN, US
Jim Vitter30RR5' 9.0"180Apr 27, 1925Dillonvale, OH, US
Bill Wells22RR6' 0.0"200Jan 18, 1933Glendale, CA, US
Leonard Williams27RR5' 11.0"195Mar 27, 1928Valdosta, GA, US

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