Season Information
Team Name
1955 New York Giants
League
National League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
80-74 (.519)   GBL: -18.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 3 / 7
Runs For/Against
702 / 673   Diff: +29
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
13
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1883-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1955-11-27Bobby PrescottSelected by Giants from Pirates in the minor league draft.OF5-11180RR1931-03-27Colon,PN
1952-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1961-19611961-1961
1955-11-27Freddy RodriguezSelected by Giants from Braves in the minor league draft.P6-0180RR1924-04-29Havana,CU
MLB1958-19591958-1959
1955-11-27Dick StrahsSelected by Giants from White Sox in the minor league draft.P6-0192LR1924-12-04Evanston,IL
MLB1954-19541954-1954
1955-11-27Bert ThielSelected by Giants from Braves in the minor league draft.P5-10185RR1926-05-04Marion,WI
MLB1952-19521952-1952
1955-11-27Valmy ThomasSelected by Giants from Pirates in the minor league draft.C-3B5-9165RR1928-10-21Santurce,PR
MLB1957-19611957-1961
1955-11-27Hal WoodeshickSelected by Tigers from Giants in the minor league draft.P6-3200RL1932-08-24Wilkes-Barre,PA
MLB1956-19671956-1967
1955-11-14Felipe AlouSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.OF-1B6-1195RR1935-05-12Haina,DR
MLB1958-19741956-1974
1955-10-14Sid GordonReleased by Giants.OF-3B5-10185RR1917-08-13Brooklyn,NY
MLB1941-19551941-1955
1955-10-05Rance PlessPurchased by Athletics from Giants.1B-3B6-0145RR1925-12-06Greeneville,TN
MLB1956-19561956-1956
1955-08-31Davey WilliamsReleased by Giants.2B5-10160RR1927-11-02Dallas,TX
MLB1949-19551949-1955
1955-08-26Ron NortheyTraded by Giants to White Sox for Gil Coan.OF-3B5-10195LR1920-04-26Mahanoy City,PA
MLB1942-19571942-1957
1955-08-26Gil CoanTraded by White Sox to Giants for Ron Northey.OF6-0180LR1922-05-18Monroe,NC
MLB1946-19561946-1956
1955-07-31Sal MaglieClaimed on waivers by Indians from Giants.P6-2180RR1917-04-26Niagara Falls,NY
MLB1945-19581945-1958
1955-05-23Sid GordonPurchased by Giants from Pirates.OF-3B5-10185RR1917-08-13Brooklyn,NY
MLB1941-19551941-1955
1955-05-16Mickey GrassoReleased by Giants.C6-0195RR1920-05-10Newark,NJ
MLB1946-19551946-1955
1955-04-22George SpencerPurchased by Cardinals from Giants.P6-1215RR1926-07-07Columbus,OH
MLB1950-19601950-1960
1955-04-08Ron SamfordClaimed on waivers by Tigers from Giants.SS-2B5-11156RR1930-02-28Dallas,TX
MLB1954-19591954-1959
1955-03-12Willie McCoveySigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.1B-OF6-4210LL1938-01-10Mobile,AL
1955-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1959-19801955-1980
1955-01-14Wayne TerwilligerPurchased by Giants from Senators.2B-3B5-11170RR1925-06-27Clare,MI
MLB1949-19601949-1960
1955-01-14Joe TiptonPurchased by Giants from Senators.C5-11185RR1922-02-18McCaysville,GA
MLB1948-19541948-1954
1955-01-01Orlando CepedaSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.1B-OF6-2210RR1937-09-17Ponce,PR
MLB1958-19741955-1974
1955-01-01Jim DavenportSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.3B-SS5-11175RR1933-08-17Siluria,AL
MLB1958-19701958-1970
1955-01-01Jose PaganSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.SS-3B5-9165RR1935-05-05Barceloneta,PR
1955-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1959-19731955-1973
1955-01-01Verle TiefenthalerSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.P6-1190LR1937-07-11Breda,IA
1955-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1962-19621962-1962
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Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system