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1955 BROOKLYN DODGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Brooklyn,NY
Team Record:  98-55   .641
Result:   1st in National League
Manager(s):  Walter Alston
General Manager:   Buzzie Bavasi
Stadium:  Ebbets Field
Attendance:  1,033,589
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Yankees)

Brooklyn Dodgers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Pee Wee Reese (36)
Youngest Player:  Sandy Koufax (19)
Longest Tenure:  Pee Wee Reese (13)
Top Hitter:  Duke Snider (2)
Top Pitcher:  Don Newcombe (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  83.56%
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
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBRO PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1955-04-13vs PIT1W  6-1-6,999 Carl ErskineMax SurkontCarl ErskineMax Surkont 615
1955-04-14@ NY12W  10-8-29,124Don NewcombeSal MaglieDon NewcombeSal MaglieJim Hughes1697
1955-04-15@ NY13W  6-3-17,894Billy LoesRuben GomezBilly LoesRuben Gomez 221210
1955-04-16@ PIT4W  6-0-5,533Russ MeyerBob PurkeyRuss MeyerBob Purkey 281216
1955-04-17@ PIT5W  10-3-0Johnny PodresJake ThiesJohnny PodresJake Thies 381523
1955-04-17@ PIT6W  3-2-20,499Clem LabineRon KlineClem LabineRon KlineJim Hughes411724
1955-04-18@ PHI7W  5-2-30,896Carl ErskineHerm WehmeierCarl ErskineHerm WehmeierEd Roebuck461927
1955-04-19@ PHI8W  7-6-19,930Don NewcombeJim OwensDon NewcombeJim OwensEd Roebuck532528
1955-04-20vs PHI9W  3-2-9,942 Billy LoesSteve RidzikBilly LoesSteve RidzikClem Labine562729
1955-04-21vs PHI10W  14-4-3,874 Russ MeyerRobin RobertsJoe BlackRobin Roberts 703139
1955-04-22vs NY111L  4-5-27,297 Johnny PodresJim HearnMarv GrissomJohnny Podres 743638
1955-04-23vs NY112W  3-1-28,574 Carl ErskineSal MaglieCarl ErskineSal Maglie 773740
1955-04-24vs NY113L  10-11-21,615 Don NewcombeDon LiddleJim HearnBilly LoesRuben Gomez874839
1955-04-27vs CIN14W  7-2-6,032 Billy LoesCorky ValentineBilly LoesCorky ValentineEd Roebuck945044
1955-04-28vs CHN15W  4-2-2,371 Carl ErskineBob RushClem LabineBob Rush 985246
1955-04-30vs CHN16W  7-5-10,011 Russ MeyerSam JonesRuss MeyerSam Jones 1055748
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBRO PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1955-05-01vs MLN17W  5-4-23,968 Billy LoesBob BuhlEd RoebuckLew BurdetteJim Hughes1106149
1955-05-02vs MLN18W  2-0-19,976 Carl ErskineGene ConleyCarl ErskineGene Conley 1126151
1955-05-04vs SLN19W  12-4-19,388 Johnny PodresBrooks LawrenceJohnny PodresBrooks Lawrence 1246559
1955-05-05vs SLN20W  4-3-7,056 Tom LasordaLarry JacksonEd RoebuckHarvey Haddix 1286860
1955-05-06@ PHI21W  6-4-22,420Billy LoesMurry DicksonDon NewcombeJack Meyer 1347262
1955-05-07@ PHI22W  6-3-27,922Carl ErskineRobin RobertsCarl ErskineRobin Roberts 1407565
1955-05-08@ PHI23W  9-8-13,738Johnny PodresHerm WehmeierJohnny PodresHerm WehmeierJim Hughes1498366
1955-05-10@ CHN24W  3-0-6,686Don NewcombeWarren HackerDon NewcombeWarren Hacker 1528369
1955-05-11@ CHN25L  8-10-10,637Russ MeyerJohn AndreJim DavisRuss Meyer 1609367
1955-05-12@ MLN26L  1-2-39,155Carl ErskineGene ConleyGene ConleyEd Roebuck 1619566
1955-05-13@ MLN27W  6-2-21,966Billy LoesBob BuhlBilly LoesBob Buhl 1679770
1955-05-14@ CIN28W  13-2-4,613Johnny PodresSteve RidzikJohnny PodresSteve Ridzik 1809981
1955-05-15@ CIN29W  7-1-0Don NewcombeGerry StaleyDon NewcombeGerry Staley 18710087
1955-05-15@ CIN30L  4-11-28,718Karl SpoonerJohnny KlippsteinJohnny KlippsteinKarl SpoonerHersh Freeman19111180
1955-05-17@ SLN31L  0-3-23,067Carl ErskineLarry JacksonLarry JacksonCarl Erskine 19111477
1955-05-18@ SLN32L  2-3-21,507Johnny PodresHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixJohnny PodresBarney Schultz19311776
1955-05-20vs PHI33L  3-5-21,355 Billy LoesRobin RobertsRobin RobertsBilly Loes 19612274
1955-05-21vs PHI34W  6-4-13,401 Don NewcombeDave ColeDon NewcombeDave ColeEd Roebuck20212676
1955-05-22vs PHI35W  8-3-15,459 Carl ErskineJack MeyerCarl ErskineJack Meyer 21012981
1955-05-24@ PIT36L  1-15-9,251Johnny PodresVern LawBob FriendJohnny Podres 21114467
1955-05-26@ PIT37W  6-2-2,680Don NewcombeRon KlineDon NewcombeRon Kline 21714671
1955-05-27@ NY138L  1-3-37,911Carl ErskineSal MaglieSal MaglieCarl Erskine 21814969
1955-05-28@ NY139W  5-3-34,711Billy LoesJim HearnBilly LoesJim HearnEd Roebuck22315271
1955-05-29@ NY140W  8-5-42,630Johnny PodresJohnny AntonelliJohnny PodresJohnny AntonelliJim Hughes23115774
1955-05-30vs PIT41W  8-4-0 Russ MeyerBob PurkeyRuss MeyerBob Purkey 23916178
1955-05-30vs PIT42W  8-3-26,711 Don NewcombeRon KlineDon NewcombeRon Kline 24716483
1955-05-31vs PIT43L  3-6-6,008 Clem LabineBob FriendBob FriendEd Roebuck 25017080
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBRO PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1955-06-01vs MLN44W  11-8-18,380 Carl ErskineGene ConleyCarl ErskineGene ConleyJim Hughes26117883
1955-06-02vs MLN45W  13-2-0 Billy LoesBob BuhlBilly LoesBob Buhl 27418094
1955-06-03vs SLN46W  12-5-19,291 Johnny PodresTom PoholskyClem LabineTom Poholsky 286185101
1955-06-04vs SLN47W  6-1-13,040 Don NewcombeLarry JacksonDon NewcombeLarry Jackson 292186106
1955-06-05vs SLN48L  4-9-0 Carl ErskineGordon JonesFrank SmithJim Hughes 296195101
1955-06-05vs SLN49W  10-6-29,442 Karl SpoonerBrooks LawrenceEd RoebuckBrooks Lawrence 306201105
1955-06-06vs SLN50W  5-4-15,976 Billy LoesLuis ArroyoClem LabineLuis Arroyo 311205106
1955-06-07vs CIN51W  4-0-0 Johnny PodresBud PodbielanJohnny PodresBud Podbielan 315205110
1955-06-08vs CIN52W  3-1-7,724 Don NewcombeGerry StaleyDon NewcombeGerry Staley 318206112
1955-06-10vs CHN53W  7-0-21,277 Carl ErskineSam JonesCarl ErskineSam Jones 325206119
1955-06-11vs CHN54W  4-3-5,077 Billy LoesWarren HackerBilly LoesWarren Hacker 329209120
1955-06-12vs CHN55L  5-9-0 Don NewcombeJim DavisJim DavisDon Newcombe 334218116
1955-06-12vs CHN56W  6-2-28,503 Russ MeyerBob RushClem LabineBob Rush 340220120
1955-06-14@ CIN57W  9-0-10,418Johnny PodresJohnny KlippsteinJohnny PodresJohnny Klippstein 349220129
1955-06-15@ CIN58L  2-5-10,987Carl ErskineRudy MinarcinRudy MinarcinCarl Erskine 351225126
1955-06-16@ CIN59L  5-6-12,716Clem LabineJoe NuxhallHersh FreemanJim Hughes 356231125
1955-06-17@ SLN60W  12-1-25,661Don NewcombeGordon JonesDon NewcombeGordon Jones 368232136
1955-06-18@ SLN61L  4-5-27,569Johnny PodresLarry JacksonPaul LaPalmeJohnny Podres 372237135
1955-06-19@ SLN62W  7-4-27,911Carl ErskineFloyd WooldridgeKarl SpoonerFloyd Wooldridge 379241138
1955-06-21@ CHN63W  7-2-22,886Don NewcombeWarren HackerDon NewcombeWarren Hacker 386243143
1955-06-22@ CHN64W  3-2-17,908Russ MeyerBob RushEd RoebuckHal Jeffcoat 389245144
1955-06-23@ CHN65W  7-4-21,098Clem LabineSam JonesClem LabineSam JonesKarl Spooner396249147
1955-06-24@ MLN66L  2-8-43,068Carl ErskineLew BurdetteLew BurdetteCarl Erskine 398257141
1955-06-25@ MLN67W  5-3-39,153Don NewcombeGene ConleyDon NewcombeGene ConleyKarl Spooner403260143
1955-06-26@ MLN68L  0-4-42,056Russ MeyerBob BuhlBob BuhlEd Roebuck 403264139
1955-06-28vs NY169W  6-5-30,482 Karl SpoonerSal MaglieKarl SpoonerSal MaglieEd Roebuck409269140
1955-06-29vs NY170L  1-6-24,678 Clem LabineRuben GomezRuben GomezClem Labine 410275135
1955-06-30vs NY171W  6-5-22,434 Don NewcombeJim HearnEd RoebuckRamon Monzant 416280136
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBRO PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1955-07-01vs PIT72L  2-3-10,325 Johnny PodresVern LawVern LawJohnny Podres 418283135
1955-07-02vs PIT73L  6-7-6,158 Carl ErskineBob FriendRon KlineClem Labine 424290134
1955-07-03vs PIT74L  5-7-0 Karl SpoonerLino DonosoRon KlineEd Roebuck 429297132
1955-07-03vs PIT75W  3-1-15,000 Billy LoesMax SurkontBilly LoesMax SurkontClem Labine432298134
1955-07-04@ PHI76W  11-2-0Don NewcombeRon NegrayDon NewcombeRon Negray 443300143
1955-07-04@ PHI77W  6-3-33,707Clem LabineHerm WehmeierClem LabineHerm Wehmeier 449303146
1955-07-05@ PHI78L  4-5-21,041Karl SpoonerRobin RobertsRobin RobertsKarl SpoonerJack Meyer453308145
1955-07-06@ PIT79W  10-5-0Carl ErskineRoy FaceCarl ErskineRoy FaceEd Roebuck463313150
1955-07-06@ PIT80L  1-4-20,674Sandy KoufaxVern LawVern LawEd Roebuck 464317147
1955-07-07@ PIT81W  4-3-4,533Billy LoesRon KlineBilly LoesRon Kline 468320148
1955-07-08@ NY182W  12-8-43,578Don NewcombeSal MaglieClem LabineRuben GomezEd Roebuck480328152
1955-07-09@ NY183L  2-10-24,891Karl SpoonerJim HearnJim HearnKarl Spooner 482338144
1955-07-10@ NY184L  2-3-34,790Carl ErskineSal MagliePaul GielBilly Loes 484341143
1955-07-14vs SLN85L  1-6-17,579 Johnny PodresLarry JacksonLarry JacksonJohnny Podres 485347138
1955-07-15vs SLN86W  12-3-7,929 Don NewcombeTom PoholskyDon NewcombeTom Poholsky 497350147
1955-07-16vs CIN87W  5-4-6,655 Billy LoesArt FowlerClem LabineHersh Freeman 502354148
1955-07-17vs CIN88W  6-2-0 Roger CraigGerry StaleyRoger CraigGerry Staley 508356152
1955-07-17vs CIN89W  8-5-14,680 Don BessentRudy MinarcinDon BessentRudy Minarcin 516361155
1955-07-18vs CIN90L  5-9-17,942 Karl SpoonerJoe BlackJoe BlackKarl SpoonerArt Fowler521370151
1955-07-20vs CHN91W  10-1-0 Don NewcombeSam JonesDon NewcombeSam Jones 531371160
1955-07-20vs CHN92L  3-5-20,819 Clem LabineBob RushBob RushClem LabineHal Jeffcoat534376158
1955-07-21vs CHN93W  4-1-6,516 Don BessentJim DavisDon BessentJim Davis 538377161
1955-07-22vs MLN94W  8-4-33,003 Roger CraigGene ConleyRoger CraigGene ConleyEd Roebuck546381165
1955-07-23vs MLN95L  6-11-10,019 Karl SpoonerBob BuhlErnie JohnsonEd Roebuck 552392160
1955-07-24vs MLN96W  9-7-0 Don NewcombeLew BurdetteDon BessentDave JollyCarl Erskine561399162
1955-07-24vs MLN97L  2-9-27,918 Clem LabineRay CroneRay CroneClem Labine 563408155
1955-07-26@ CIN98W  4-2-18,295Don NewcombeRudy MinarcinDon NewcombeRudy Minarcin 567410157
1955-07-27@ CIN99L  3-4-12,486Carl ErskineJoe BlackJohnny KlippsteinClem Labine 570414156
1955-07-28@ CIN100W  10-2-10,422Roger CraigArt FowlerRoger CraigArt Fowler 580416164
1955-07-29@ SLN101W  5-4-22,827Karl SpoonerLarry JacksonClem LabineFloyd Wooldridge 585420165
1955-07-30@ SLN102W  6-0-30,638Johnny PodresTom PoholskyJohnny PodresTom PoholskyDon Bessent591420171
1955-07-31@ SLN103W  11-2-27,220Don NewcombeLuis ArroyoDon NewcombeLuis Arroyo 602422180
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBRO PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1955-08-01@ MLN104W  4-3-3,774Billy LoesLew BurdetteKarl SpoonerErnie JohnsonDon Bessent606425181
1955-08-02@ MLN105L  3-5-38,441Roger CraigBob BuhlPhil PaineRoger Craig 609430179
1955-08-03@ MLN106W  9-6-42,747Russ MeyerRay CroneDon BessentRay CroneClem Labine618436182
1955-08-04@ MLN107W  11-10-32,907Don NewcombeLew BurdetteCarl ErskineErnie JohnsonClem Labine629446183
1955-08-05@ CHN108L  8-10-11,868Johnny PodresWarren HackerHal JeffcoatRoger Craig 637456181
1955-08-07@ CHN109L  3-4-39,119Billy LoesBob RushBob RushBilly LoesWarren Hacker640460180
1955-08-08@ CHN110L  0-1-18,110Don NewcombeSam JonesSam JonesDon Newcombe 640461179
1955-08-09vs NY1111W  3-2-28,360 Johnny PodresRuben GomezClem LabinePaul Giel 643463180
1955-08-10vs NY1112W  5-4-19,459 Roger CraigRamon MonzantKarl SpoonerRamon Monzant 648467181
1955-08-14vs PHI113L  2-3-0 Don NewcombeRobin RobertsRobin RobertsDon Newcombe 650470180
1955-08-14vs PHI114W  5-4-21,344 Carl ErskineMurry DicksonKarl SpoonerBob Miller 655474181
1955-08-16@ NY1115L  3-5-32,429Johnny PodresRuben GomezRuben GomezJohnny Podres 658479179
1955-08-17@ NY1116L  1-5-27,709Roger CraigRamon MonzantRamon MonzantRoger Craig 659484175
1955-08-18@ NY1117W  8-5-12,007Karl SpoonerJim HearnDon BessentJim Hearn 667489178
1955-08-19@ PHI118L  2-3-35,444Don NewcombeRobin RobertsRobin RobertsDon Newcombe 669492177
1955-08-20@ PHI119L  2-3-25,390Johnny PodresMurry DicksonBob MillerJohnny PodresRobin Roberts671495176
1955-08-21@ PHI120L  4-6-17,492Carl ErskineHerm WehmeierHerm WehmeierCarl ErskineJack Meyer675501174
1955-08-23vs CHN121W  6-4-18,649 Don NewcombeBob RushDon BessentBob Rush 681505176
1955-08-24vs CHN122W  9-5-7,845 Russ MeyerWarren HackerRuss MeyerWarren HackerClem Labine690510180
1955-08-25vs CIN123L  5-8-0 Johnny PodresJohnny KlippsteinJohnny KlippsteinJohnny PodresHersh Freeman695518177
1955-08-25vs CIN124L  5-6-12,508 Roger CraigJoe BlackHersh FreemanKarl SpoonerJoe Nuxhall700524176
1955-08-26vs CIN125L  2-4-12,840 Carl ErskineDon GrossDon GrossCarl ErskineHersh Freeman702528174
1955-08-27vs CIN126W  7-0-7,204 Sandy KoufaxArt FowlerSandy KoufaxArt Fowler 709528181
1955-08-28vs SLN127W  6-1-17,758 Karl SpoonerLarry JacksonKarl SpoonerLarry Jackson 715529186
1955-08-29vs SLN128W  10-4-7,249 Johnny PodresTom PoholskyJohnny PodresTom PoholskyClem Labine725533192
1955-08-30vs MLN129W  8-6-21,995 Don NewcombeLew BurdetteDon NewcombeErnie JohnsonClem Labine733539194
1955-08-31vs MLN130L  8-13-17,604 Carl ErskineBob BuhlLew BurdetteCarl Erskine 741552189
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBRO PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1955-09-01vs MLN131W  6-3-13,540 Roger CraigRay CroneRoger CraigRay CroneClem Labine747555192
1955-09-02vs PIT132W  2-0-10,827 Karl SpoonerDick HallKarl SpoonerDick Hall 749555194
1955-09-03vs PIT133W  4-0-7,767 Sandy KoufaxBob FriendSandy KoufaxBob Friend 753555198
1955-09-04vs PIT134W  6-5-13,258 Johnny PodresRon KlineClem LabineMax SurkontRoger Craig759560199
1955-09-05vs PHI135W  11-4-0 Don NewcombeMurry DicksonDon NewcombeMurry Dickson 770564206
1955-09-05vs PHI136W  8-2-33,451 Carl ErskineRobin RobertsCarl ErskineRobin Roberts 778566212
1955-09-07@ MLN137W  3-1-34,919Billy LoesLew BurdetteBilly LoesLew Burdette 781567214
1955-09-08@ MLN138W  10-2-18,335Roger CraigBob BuhlKarl SpoonerBob Buhl 791569222
1955-09-09@ CHN139L  4-11-0Don NewcombeBob RushBob RushDon Newcombe 795580215
1955-09-09@ CHN140W  16-9-9,847Russ MeyerSam JonesRuss MeyerSam Jones 811589222
1955-09-10@ CHN141L  3-3-0Carl ErskineHal Jeffcoat 814592222
1955-09-11@ CIN142L  0-9-0Johnny PodresJohnny KlippsteinJohnny KlippsteinJohnny Podres 814601213
1955-09-11@ CIN143L  3-5-27,425Sandy KoufaxDon GrossDon GrossSandy KoufaxHersh Freeman817606211
1955-09-13@ SLN144L  2-8-10,697Karl SpoonerWillard SchmidtWillard SchmidtKarl Spooner 819614205
1955-09-14@ SLN145L  0-3-12,411Carl ErskineTom PoholskyTom PoholskyCarl Erskine 819617202
1955-09-15@ SLN146L  2-3-5,684Sandy KoufaxBen FlowersLarry JacksonChuck Templeton 821620201
1955-09-16vs NY1147W  4-3-16,951 Billy LoesRamon MonzantDon BessentRamon MonzantClem Labine825623202
1955-09-17vs NY1148L  5-8-9,742 Karl SpoonerJim HearnPaul GielRuss Meyer 830631199
1955-09-18vs NY1149W  7-5-13,491 Carl ErskineRuben GomezDon BessentRuben GomezClem Labine837636201
1955-09-20vs PHI150W  6-3-0 Don NewcombeMurry DicksonClem LabineMurry DicksonDon Bessent843639204
1955-09-20vs PHI151W  6-1-8,763 Roger CraigRobin RobertsRoger CraigRobin Roberts 849640209
1955-09-24@ PIT152L  3-4-0Carl ErskineDick HallDick HallDon Bessent 852644208
1955-09-24@ PIT153L  1-6-4,531Billy LoesBob FriendBob FriendSandy Koufax 853650203
1955-09-25@ PIT154W  4-0-25,185Johnny PodresRon KlineRuss MeyerRon Kline 857650207


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