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1955 Brooklyn Dodgers (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 98-55 .641
Rank: 1st in National League
Run Differential: 857-650 + 207
Manager(s): Walter Alston
General Manager: Buzzie Bavasi
Location:
Ballpark: Ebbets Field
Attendance: 1,033,589 8/16
Playoffs: Won World Series (Yankees)
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jake Pitler
Assistant Coach: Billy Herman
Pitching Coach: Joe Becker
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9855.641--
8569.55213.5
8074.51918.5
7777.50021.5
7579.48723.5
7281.47126.0
6886.44230.5
6094.39038.5
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    15Sandy AmorosOF5-7170L-L251952Not draftedMLB--
    46Don BessentP6-0175R-R241955Not draftedMLB--
    49Joe BlackP6-2220R-R311952Not draftedMLB--
    27Bob BorkowskiOF6-0182R-R291950Not draftedMLB--
    39Roy CampanellaC5-8200R-R331948Not draftedMLB--
    40Roger CraigP6-4191R-R251955Not draftedMLB--
    17Carl ErskineP5-10165R-R281948Not draftedMLB--
    6Carl FurilloOF6-0190R-R331946Not draftedMLB--
    19Jim Gilliam2B-3B5-10175B-R261953Not draftedMLB--
    51Bert HamricH6-0165L-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    43Don Hoak3B6-0175R-R271954Not draftedMLB--
    14Gil Hodges1B6-1200R-R311943Not draftedMLB--
    54Dixie HowellC5-11195R-R351947Not draftedMLB--
    18Jim HughesP6-1200R-R321952Not draftedMLB--
    12Frank Kellert1B6-2185R-R301953Not draftedMLB--
    32Sandy KoufaxP6-2210R-L191955UDFAMLB--
    41Clem LabineP6-0180R-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    27Tom LasordaP5-10175L-L271954Not draftedMLB--
    30Billy LoesP6-1170R-R251950Not draftedMLB--
    34Russ MeyerP6-1185B-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    49Walt MorynOF6-2205L-R291954Not draftedMLB--
    36Don NewcombeP6-4225L-R291949Not draftedMLB--
    45Johnny PodresP5-11192L-L221953Not draftedMLB--
    1Pee Wee ReeseSS5-9175R-R361940Not draftedMLB--
    42Jackie Robinson2B-3B5-11204R-R361947Not draftedMLB--
    37Ed RoebuckP6-2185R-R231955Not draftedMLB--
    8George ShubaOF5-11180L-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    4Duke SniderOF6-0190L-R281947Not draftedMLB--
    48Karl SpoonerP6-0185R-L241954Not draftedMLB--
    28Chuck TempletonP6-3210R-L231955Not draftedMLB--
    10Rube WalkerC6-1185L-R291948Not draftedMLB--
    23Don Zimmer3B-2B5-7175R-R241954Not draftedMLB--


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