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1955 Cleveland Indians

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1954 / 1956

93-61, Finished 2nd in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Al Lopez (93-61)
GM: Hank Greenberg
Scored 698 runs, Allowed 601 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-67

Ballparks: Cleveland Stadium · Attendance: 1,221,780 (3rd of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 104, Pitching - 101 · one-year: Batting - 103, Pitching - 101

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1954 / 1956 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Hank Aguirre 24 R L 6' 4" 205 Jan 31, 1931 1st 4 1 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Joe Altobelli 23 L L 6' 0" 185 May 26, 1932 1st 42 20 42 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 -0.6
Bobby Avila 31 R R 5' 10" 175 Apr 2, 1924 7 141 139 141 141 0 0 0 141 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.3 $27,500 All-Star
Rocky Colavito 21 R R 6' 3" 190 Aug 10, 1933 1st 5 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 2 0.4
Bud Daley 22 L L 6' 1" 185 Oct 7, 1932 1st 2 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Sam Dente 33 R R 5' 11" 175 Apr 26, 1922 9 73 23 73 69 0 0 0 4 13 53 0 0 0 0 5 8 -0.0
Larry Doby HOF 31 L R 6' 1" 180 Dec 13, 1923 9 131 129 131 129 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 129 0 129 2 0 3.7 $30,000 All-Star
Hoot Evers 34 R R 6' 2" 180 Feb 8, 1921 11 39 13 39 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 9 2 25 13 6 -0.1
Ferris Fain 34 L L 5' 11" 180 Mar 29, 1921 9 56 34 56 51 0 0 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0.4
Bob Feller HOF 36 R R 6' 0" 185 Nov 3, 1918 17 25 11 25 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $25,500
Hank Foiles 26 R R 6' 0" 195 Jun 10, 1929 2 62 31 62 41 0 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 3 0.3
Mike Garcia 31 R R 6' 1" 195 Nov 17, 1923 8 38 31 38 38 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.9
Ted Gray 30 B L 5' 11" 175 Dec 31, 1924 9 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Billy Harrell 26 R R 6' 1" 180 Jul 18, 1928 1st 13 5 13 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 1 4 0.1
Jim Hegan 34 R R 6' 2" 195 Aug 3, 1920 12 116 91 116 111 0 111 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 -0.2
Art Houtteman 27 R R 6' 2" 188 Aug 7, 1927 10 35 12 35 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Ralph Kiner HOF 32 R R 6' 2" 195 Oct 27, 1922 10 113 79 113 87 0 0 0 0 0 0 87 0 0 87 34 0 0.2 $50,000
Kenny Kuhn 18 L R 5' 10" 175 Mar 20, 1937 1st 4 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Bob Lemon HOF 34 L R 6' 0" 180 Sep 22, 1920 12 49 31 49 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 2 3.5 $45,000
Stu Locklin 26 L L 6' 1" 190 Jul 22, 1928 1st 16 2 16 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 7 7 2 -0.2
Sal Maglie 38 R R 6' 2" 180 Apr 26, 1917 7 10 2 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Hank Majeski 38 R R 5' 9" 174 Dec 13, 1916 13 36 9 36 13 0 0 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 24 0 -0.2
Dale Mitchell 33 L L 6' 1" 195 Aug 23, 1921 10 61 2 61 11 0 0 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 54 0 -0.1
Don Mossi 26 L L 6' 1" 195 Jan 11, 1929 2 57 1 57 57 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.4
Hal Naragon 26 L R 6' 0" 160 Oct 1, 1928 3 57 32 57 52 0 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 1.3
Ray Narleski 26 R R 6' 1" 175 Nov 25, 1928 2 60 1 60 60 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.6
Hal Newhouser HOF 34 L L 6' 2" 180 May 20, 1921 17 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $15,000
Stan Pawloski 23 R R 6' 1" 175 Sep 6, 1931 1st 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Dave Philley 35 B R 6' 0" 188 May 16, 1920 11 43 22 43 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 32 34 9 5 0.0 $19,500
Dave Pope 34 L R 5' 10" 170 Jun 17, 1921 3 35 26 35 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 14 7 30 6 1 0.6
Rudy Regalado 25 R R 6' 1" 185 May 21, 1930 2 10 8 10 9 0 0 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.3
Al Rosen 31 R R 5' 10" 180 Feb 29, 1924 9 139 136 139 137 0 0 40 0 107 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.4 All-Star
Jose Santiago 26 R R 5' 10" 175 Sep 4, 1928 2 17 0 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Herb Score 22 L L 6' 2" 185 Jun 7, 1933 1st 33 32 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.3 All-Star
Harry Simpson 29 L R 6' 1" 180 Dec 3, 1925 4 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.0 $6,000
Al Smith 27 R R 6' 0" 189 Feb 7, 1928 3 154 154 154 154 0 0 0 1 45 5 7 9 111 120 0 0 4.7 $10,000 All-Star
George Strickland 29 R R 6' 1" 175 Jan 10, 1926 6 130 126 130 129 0 0 0 0 0 129 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.1
Vic Wertz 30 L R 6' 0" 186 Feb 9, 1925 9 74 68 74 71 0 0 63 0 0 0 1 0 8 9 6 0 -0.0
Wally Westlake 34 R R 6' 0" 186 Nov 8, 1920 9 16 5 16 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 6 6 4 0.0
Bill Wight 33 L L 6' 1" 180 Apr 12, 1922 9 17 0 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Gene Woodling 32 L R 5' 9" 195 Aug 16, 1922 10 79 65 79 70 0 0 0 0 0 0 62 0 18 70 12 1 0.2
Early Wynn HOF 35 B R 6' 0" 190 Jan 6, 1920 15 34 31 34 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6.1 All-Star
Bobby Young 30 L R 6' 1" 175 Jan 22, 1925 6 18 10 18 13 0 0 0 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 0.2
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1954 / 1956 Roster (40-man)