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1955 DETROIT TIGERS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  79-75   .513
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Bucky Harris
General Manager:   Muddy Ruel
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  1,181,838
Playoffs: Season in progress

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Steve Souchock (36)
Youngest Player:  Jim Small (18)
Longest Tenure:  Steve Souchock, Dick Marlowe (5)
Top Hitter:  Al Kaline (2)
Top Pitcher:  Billy Hoeft (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  74.34%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9658.623--
Cleveland9361.6043.0
Chi White Sox9163.5915.0
Boston8470.54512.0
Detroit7975.51317.0
KC Athletics6391.40933.0
Baltimore5797.37039.0
Washington53101.34443.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
7Harvey Kuennof-ss924-MLB14562010119038586283402713057.306.347.42302626664451076.5.308
5Bill Tuttleof1325-MLB15460310216823414786376541213525.279.358.4000241698481945.3.285
6Al Kalineof220UDFA: 1953MLB152588121200248271026882575120613.340.421.54610003216814151439.3.339
8Ray Boone3b-ss1931-MLB1355006114222720116115049122716.284.346.4760238560384916.4.279
1Fred Hatfield3b-2b3430-MLB1224135196153833326149561127.232.337.3410141492339554.4.246
24Jim Delsingof-29-MLB1143564985152106020484012046.239.328.3760134409281514.9.242
2Frank Housec6525-MLB1023283785111155300222534244.259.308.4360143359253515.4.240
9Earl Torgeson1b4131-MLB89300588510195090612902176.283.397.4130124369229607.1.283
10Red Wilsonc-26-MLB78241265390217122623037013.220.296.282068274210182.4.236
21,25Harry Malmberg2b-29-MLB6720825455201901291902327.216.310.260054242176182.8.236
11Bubba Phillips3b-of-27-MLB9518418434032321142021143.234.289.304056205150173.1.242
3Ferris Fain1b4634-MLB5814023378022321521202225.264.459.364051196113327.6.273
30Jack Phillips1b-33-MLB5511715378212000101200223.316.364.44405213187216.6.340
4Charlie Maxwellof-28-MLB551091929717180082020212.266.325.54110005912285216.7.265
38,44Billy Hoeftp-23-MLB3682917200400102500401.207.293.232019967041.6.298
17Frank Laryp-25-MLB368241620020042900501.195.233.220018917210.4.302
31Ned Garverp-29-MLB3376111710113109500335.224.295.276021917062.4.219
16Reno Bertoia3b-2b-20-MLB38681314211100051101121.206.253.309021765852.5.224
8J.W. Porterc-of-22-MLB245561320030081500001.236.333.273015634352.9.325
18Steve Gromekp-35-MLB2854109100500161200400.167.357.185010744952.8.214
46Duke Maasp-26-MLB18302501020011200200.167.194.23307332700.2.278
21Chick Kingof-24-MLB721350000001200000.238.273.23805221612.2.263
19Babe Birrerp-26-MLB3619331026002400001.158.238.526100010211734.0.077
22Al Aberp-27-MLB3917010000000900201.059.059.059011919--.125
15Jim Bunningp-23-MLB1515030000000500200.200.200.2000317140-0.0.300
36Paul Foytackp-24-MLB2211010001000200002.091.091.091011112-1-3.0.111
28Bob Millerp-19-MLB99120002000100000.222.222.222029701.2.250
22Leo Cristantep-28-MLB207000000000500000.000.000.0000077--.000
14Bud Blackp-22-MLB34110000000100100.250.250.250015401.2.333
40Walt Streulic-19-MLB24111001000000010.250.200.500025415.3.200
20,21Jim Smallof-18-MLB124200000001100000.000.200.00000540-1.3.000
15George Zuverinkp-30-MLB144000000000200000.000.000.0000044--.000
12Joe Colemanp-32-MLB174230000000000100.750.750.7502000352224.2.750
37Dick Marlowep-26-MLB44100000001100000.000.200.00000540-1.3.000
4Wayne Belardi1b-24-MLB33000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
12Steve Souchockof-1b-36-MLB110100010000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
40Ben Flowersp-28-MLB41000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
25,37Ron Samfordss-2b-25-MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
26Van Fletcherp-30-MLB90000000001000000.0001.000.00010000100--.000
Totals: (39 players)1545283775140721138130724412263858121427157130.266.344.3947382084607041568065.2.276

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
17Frank Lary1025-MLB14153.10363116251235.023210081108998701.378.890.383.413.750.91--1.21
31Ned Garver1329-MLB12163.98333216110230.2251115102216783611.389.790.822.613.240.81--0.96
38,44Billy Hoeft223-MLB1672.99322917700220.018775731775133001.197.650.703.075.440.56--0.83
18Steve Gromek1535-MLB13103.9828258210181.01838980263773111.229.101.291.843.630.51--0.55
46Duke Maas5826-MLB564.881816521086.291524775042201.639.450.735.194.361.19--1.34
19Babe Birrer5726-MLB434.153631015380.177393792928001.328.631.013.253.141.04--0.93
22Al Aber4427-MLB633.373910022380.086323092837101.439.671.013.154.160.76--1.78
15Jim Bunning-23-MLB356.35158003151.059383683237101.7810.411.415.656.530.86--0.71
36Paul Foytack-24-MLB015.26221007049.248292943638401.698.700.726.526.890.95--0.80
22Leo Cristante-28-MLB013.19201001036.23715131149001.399.080.253.442.211.56--0.61
15George Zuverink4230-MLB056.99141006028.138272261413001.8412.071.914.454.131.08--1.41
12Joe Coleman5332-MLB213.201700013325.122991145101.427.820.364.971.782.80--1.00
28Bob Miller-19-MLB212.4973102025.12612741211101.509.241.424.263.911.09--0.86
37Dick Marlowe-26-MLB101.8041103115.01243149101.077.200.602.405.400.44--0.48
14Bud Black-22-MLB111.2932110014.01252087101.437.710.005.144.501.14--1.69
26Van Fletcher-30-MLB003.0090006012.013104124001.259.750.751.503.000.50--1.77
40Ben Flowers-28-MLB006.004000106.0544122001.177.501.503.003.001.00--0.78
38Bill Froats-24-MLB000.001000102.0000020001.000.000.009.000.00----3.00
19Bob Schultz-31-MLB0020.251000001.1233020103.0013.500.0013.500.00----0.33
Totals: (39 players)79753.79154154661588121,38013816585821305176292721.489.000.823.374.100.82-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank HouseC934233565.9870.00 
Red WilsonC722922555.9840.00 
J.W. PorterC4161001.0000.00 
Walt StreuliC270001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Earl Torgeson1B8369553679.9920.00 
Ferris Fain1B4437029542.9880.00 
Jack Phillips1B3523613216.9920.00 
J.W. Porter1B6521051.0000.00 
Charlie Maxwell1B221210.9580.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Fred Hatfield2B922162511274.9750.00 
Harry Malmberg2B65155181542.9850.00 
Reno Bertoia2B672214.9670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ray Boone3B1261352521933.9530.00 
Fred Hatfield3B16173052.9040.00 
Reno Bertoia3B14122434.9230.00 
Bubba Phillips3B43921.8570.00 
Jack Phillips3B332001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Harvey KuennSS1412533782983.9560.00 
Fred HatfieldSS14194344.9390.00 
Reno BertoiaSS546001.0000.00 
Ron SamfordSS102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill TuttleOF1544421272.9850.00 
Al KalineOF1523061474.9790.00 
Jim DelsingOF101178311.9950.00 
Bubba PhillipsOF65128210.9920.00 
Charlie MaxwellOF2655320.9670.00 
Chick KingOF612010.9230.00 
J.W. PorterOF440001.0000.00 
Jim SmallOF421001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al AberP398041732.8752.36 
Babe BirrerP368088011.0001.80 
Frank LaryP36235144634.9522.30 
Ned GarverP33230174034.9502.23 
Billy HoeftP32220721021.0001.15 
Steve GromekP28181122212.9711.69 
Paul FoytackP224927001.0001.65 
Leo CristanteP20361110.6670.50 
Duke MaasP1886217001.0001.98 
Joe ColemanP172536001.0003.23 
Jim BunningP15514811.9232.12 
George ZuverinkP142826001.0002.56 
Van FletcherP9121110.6671.50 
Bob MillerP72513001.0001.43 
Ben FlowersP461211.7504.50 
Dick MarloweP41501001.0000.60 
Bud BlackP3141310.8002.57 
Bill FroatsP1201001.0004.50 
Bob SchultzP110000.0000.00 


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