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1955 CHICAGO CUBS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  72-81   .471
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Stan Hack
General Manager:   Wid Mathews
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  875,800
Playoffs: Season in progress

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Walker Cooper (40)
Youngest Player:  Don Kaiser (20)
Longest Tenure:  Hal Jeffcoat, Warren Hacker, Bob Rush (8)
Top Hitter:  Ernie Banks (7)
Top Pitcher:  Bob Rush (5)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  67.40%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9855.641--
Milwaukee8569.55213.5
NY Giants8074.51918.5
Philadelphia7777.50021.5
Cincinnati7579.48723.5
Chi Cubs7281.47126.0
St. Louis6886.44230.5
Pittsburgh6094.39038.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
37Gene Baker2b-3b2030-MLB1546098216329711529749572118314.268.323.3920239681488864.8.279
14Ernie Banks1b-ss724UDFA: 1953MLB1545969817629944117934572260316.295.345.59610003556464421328.1.273
40Dee Fondy1b2530-MLB15057469152238176589358726349.265.307.4220242618447784.7.285
2Randy Jackson3b4629-MLB138499731321372170025858163411.265.340.4450222565387835.8.262
21Eddie Miksis2b-of4728-MLB131481521131429413632550310111.235.282.3280158524396443.0.249
32Harry Chitic4322-MLB113338247861114100256818358.231.282.3520119372276313.1.254
48Jim Kingof-22-MLB1133014377123114521243921333.256.312.4250128333234455.2.260
7Frank Baumholtzof6036-MLB105280238112512701162412759.289.325.3790106309221374.6.308
9Hank Sauerof-38-MLB79261295581122800264720018.211.286.3870101290215293.7.212
11Bob Speakeof-1b5324-MLB95261365795124334287134011.218.300.4290112293210344.4.251
30Jim Bolgerof-23-MLB64160193354072291721203.206.257.287046173134122.4.231
28Lloyd Merrimanof-30-MLB721451531611810212100010.214.311.290042167115163.7.242
25Walker Cooperc-40-MLB541111131817150061911103.279.322.55910006211984216.9.282
17Bob Rushp-29-MLB33826920150064000300.110.170.1710149176-3-1.0.195
8Clyde McCulloughc-38-MLB4481716000100081513221.198.272.198016947031.2.235
27Sam Jonesp-29-MLB367721410050032700504.182.212.1950158572-1-0.5.280
18Warren Hackerp-30-MLB35726183103000900001.250.250.319023725562.8.286
24Paul Minnerp-31-MLB22565132001005700100.232.295.268015624453.0.265
55Ted Tappeof-24-MLB235012132041000111123000.260.413.5401000276337128.9.257
22Jim Davisp-30-MLB42371100010032100301.027.100.027014340-5-3.1.062
3Gale Wadeof-26-MLB933561011004300101.182.270.303010382932.7.172
19Hal Jeffcoatof-p-30-MLB5223340011002900202.174.240.30407272300.5.231
16Howie Polletp-34-MLB2415062000002500100.400.471.533100081810410.2.600
43Harry Perkowskip-32-MLB2613220000001200000.154.214.15402141100.3.182
1Jim Fanningc-27-MLB510000000001200001.000.091.000001111--.000
53Dave Hillmanp-27-MLB2610110000003500100.100.308.10001141000.2.200
3Owen Friend2b-28-MLB610010000000300000.100.100.10001109-1-2.1.143
29John Andrep-32-MLB229010000000400000.111.111.1110198-1-2.4.200
5Vern Morgan3b-26-MLB77110001003400000.143.400.1430110602.1.333
33Bill Tremelp-25-MLB237020000001200000.286.375.286028514.0.400
42Hy Cohenp-24-MLB73000000001100000.000.250.00000430-0.9.000
45Don Kaiserp-20-MLB112000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
23Bubba Churchp-30-MLB31000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
31Al Laryp-26-MLB40100000000000000.000.000.0000000--.000
Totals: (34 players)1535214626128718755164597373542880622456933107.247.305.3987032076576641716704.3.263

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
27Sam Jones729-MLB14204.10363412410241.217511811022185198501.496.520.826.897.370.93--0.85
17Bob Rush529-MLB13113.50333314300234.020495911973130401.187.850.732.815.000.56--0.84
18Warren Hacker1230-MLB11154.27353013043213.0202112101384380301.158.541.611.823.380.54--0.50
24Paul Minner2631-MLB993.4822227100157.21736761154753201.409.880.862.683.030.89--1.19
22Jim Davis3330-MLB7114.44421600173133.21227966165862701.358.211.083.914.170.94--0.81
19Hal Jeffcoat2930-MLB862.9550100266100.2107463355332201.599.570.454.742.861.66--1.71
16Howie Pollet4234-MLB435.61247117561.0624138112727201.469.151.623.983.981.00--1.56
53Dave Hillman-27-MLB005.31253009057.2633634102523101.539.831.563.903.591.09--0.85
43Harry Perkowski5232-MLB345.292540014247.253322832528101.6410.010.574.725.290.89--1.07
29John Andre-32-MLB015.80223005145.045342972819101.629.001.405.603.801.47--0.87
33Bill Tremel-25-MLB303.722300012238.233181621813101.327.680.474.193.031.38--1.50
45Don Kaiser-20-MLB005.40110006018.12011112511101.369.820.982.455.400.45--0.94
42Hy Cohen-24-MLB007.9471000017.02817152104002.2414.821.065.292.122.50--0.80
35Vicente Amor-22-MLB014.504000306.01133033112.3316.500.004.504.501.00--0.67
23Bubba Church-30-MLB005.402000113.1422113001.5010.802.702.708.100.33--0.00
26Bob Thorpe-20-MLB003.002000203.0421000001.3312.000.000.000.00----4.00
Totals: (34 players)72814.17153153479106231,37813067136391646016863111.248.531.003.924.480.88-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Harry ChitiC11349569910.9840.00 
Clyde McCulloughC371601220.9890.00 
Walker CooperC31881141.9610.00 
Jim FanningC5302001.0000.00 
El TappeC231001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dee Fondy1B147130410713135.9910.00 
Bob Speake1B869727.9740.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gene Baker2B15443244430114.9670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Randy Jackson3B1341252472026.9490.00 
Eddie Miksis3B18234635.9580.00 
Owen Friend3B222001.0000.00 
Vern Morgan3B22220.6670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ernie BanksSS15429048222102.9720.00 
Owen FriendSS110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie MiksisOF111267631.9890.00 
Jim KingOF931841022.9900.00 
Hank SauerOF68122421.9840.00 
Frank BaumholtzOF63131311.9930.00 
Bob SpeakeOF5590441.9590.00 
Jim BolgerOF51125160.9550.00 
Lloyd MerrimanOF4782222.9770.00 
Ted TappeOF15181001.0000.00 
Gale WadeOF912120.8670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal JeffcoatP5010042431.9032.51 
Jim DavisP4213352210.9641.82 
Sam JonesP36241143650.9091.87 
Warren HackerP35213142030.9191.44 
Bob RushP33234164311.9832.27 
Dave HillmanP255741011.9332.20 
Harry PerkowskiP2547812001.0003.81 
Howie PolletP2461715011.0003.25 
Bill TremelP23382520.7781.65 
John AndreP224526001.0001.60 
Paul MinnerP2215743913.9772.46 
Don KaiserP11180210.6670.99 
Hy CohenP71702001.0001.06 
Vicente AmorP4604001.0006.00 
Bubba ChurchP230000.0000.00 
Bob ThorpeP2302001.0006.00 


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