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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:  -

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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
35Vicente AmorPMLB6-3182RightRight8/8/193222Havana,CubaUDFA 

29John AndrePMLB6-4200LeftRight1/3/192332Brockton,MassachusettsUDFA 
37Gene Baker2B-3BMLB6-1170RightRight6/15/192530Davenport,IowaUDFA 
14Ernie Banks1B-SSMLB6-1180RightRight1/31/193124Dallas,Texas1953UDFA CHC
7Frank BaumholtzOFMLB5-10175LeftLeft10/7/191836Midvale,OhioUDFA 
30Jim BolgerOFMLB6-2180RightRight2/23/193223Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
32Harry ChitiCMLB6-3225RightRight11/16/193222Kincaid,IllinoisUDFA 
23Bubba ChurchPMLB6-0180RightRight9/12/192430Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
42Hy CohenPMLB6-5220RightRight1/29/193124Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
25Walker CooperCMLB6-3210RightRight1/8/191540Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
22Jim DavisPMLB6-0180BothLeft9/15/192430Red Bluff,CaliforniaUDFA 
1Jim FanningCMLB5-11180RightRight9/14/192727Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
40Dee Fondy1BMLB6-3196LeftLeft10/31/192430Slaton,TexasUDFA 
3Owen Friend2BMLB6-1180RightRight3/21/192728Granite City,IllinoisUDFA 
18Warren HackerPMLB6-1185RightRight11/21/192430Marissa,IllinoisUDFA 
53Dave HillmanPMLB5-11168RightRight9/14/192727Dungannon,VirginiaUDFA 
2Randy Jackson3BMLB6-1180RightRight2/10/192629Little Rock,ArkansasUDFA 
19Hal JeffcoatOF-PMLB5-10185RightRight9/6/192430West Columbia,South CarolinaUDFA 
27Sam JonesPMLB6-4200RightRight12/14/192529Stewartsville,OhioUDFA 
45Don KaiserPMLB6-5195RightRight2/3/193520Byng,OklahomaUDFA 
48Jim KingOFMLB6-0185LeftRight8/27/193222Elkins,ArkansasUDFA 
31Al LaryPMLB6-3185RightRight9/26/192826Northport,AlabamaUDFA 
8Clyde McCulloughCMLB5-11180RightRight3/4/191738Nashville,TennesseeUDFA 
28Lloyd MerrimanOFMLB6-0195LeftLeft8/2/192430Clovis,CaliforniaUDFA 
21Eddie Miksis2B-OFMLB6-0185RightRight9/11/192628Burlington,New JerseyUDFA 
24Paul MinnerPMLB6-5210LeftLeft7/30/192331New Wilmington,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
5Vern Morgan3BMLB6-1190LeftRight8/8/192826Emporia,VirginiaUDFA 
43Harry PerkowskiPMLB6-2196LeftLeft9/6/192232Dante,VirginiaUDFA 
16Howie PolletPMLB6-1175LeftLeft6/26/192134New Orleans,LouisianaUDFA 
17Bob RushPMLB6-4205RightRight12/21/192529Battle Creek,MichiganUDFA 
9Hank SauerOFMLB6-4199RightRight3/17/191738Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
11Bob SpeakeOF-1BMLB6-1178LeftLeft8/22/193024Springfield,MissouriUDFA 
55Ted TappeOFMLB6-3185LeftRight2/2/193124Seattle,WashingtonUDFA 
26Bob ThorpePMLB6-1170RightRight1/12/193520San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
33Bill TremelPMLB5-11180RightRight7/4/192925Lilly,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
3Gale WadeOFMLB6-1185LeftRight1/20/192926Hollister,MissouriUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Ray BladesAssistant Coach 
Jack BrickhouseBroadcaster 
Stan HackManager 
Milo HamiltonBroadcaster 
Ray HayworthAssistant Coach 
Dutch LeonardPitching Coach 
Vince LloydBroadcaster 
Wid MathewsGeneral Manager 
Bob ScheffingAssistant Coach 


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