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1955 MILWAUKEE BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Milwaukee,WI
Team Record:  85-69   .552
Result:   2nd in National League
Manager(s):  Charlie Grimm
General Manager:   John Quinn
Stadium:  County Stadium
Attendance:  2,005,836
Playoffs:  -

Milwaukee Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dave Koslo (35)
Youngest Player:  Joey Jay (19)
Longest Tenure:  Johnny Logan, Joe Adcock, Bill Bruton, Bob Buhl, Lew Burdette, Del Crandall, Jack Dittmer, Joey Jay, Ernie Johnson, Dave Jolly, Eddie Mathews, Andy Pafko, Warren Spahn, Jim Pendleton (3)
Top Hitter:  Eddie Mathews (6)
Top Pitcher:  Warren Spahn (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  90.97%
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 
44Hank AaronOFMLB6-0180RightRight2/5/193421Mobile,Alabama1952UDFA Mbr

9Joe Adcock1B-OFMLB6-4220RightRight10/30/192727Coushatta,LouisianaUDFA 
38Bill BrutonOFMLB6-0169LeftRight11/9/192529Panola,AlabamaUDFA 
10Bob BuhlPMLB6-2190RightRight8/12/192826Saginaw,MichiganUDFA 
33Lew BurdettePMLB6-2190RightRight11/22/192628Nitro,West VirginiaUDFA 
22Gene ConleyPMLB6-8225RightRight11/10/193024Muskogee,OklahomaUDFA 
1Del CrandallCMLB6-1195RightRight3/5/193025Ontario,CaliforniaUDFA 
12,20Ray CronePMLB6-2185RightRight8/7/193123Memphis,TennesseeUDFA 
39George Crowe1BMLB6-2212LeftLeft3/22/192332Whiteland,IndianaUDFA 
6Jack Dittmer2BMLB6-1175LeftRight1/10/192827Elkader,IowaUDFA 
30John EdelmanPMLB6-3185RightRight7/27/193519Philadelphia,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
15Charlie GorinPMLB5-10165LeftLeft2/6/192827Waco,TexasUDFA 
47Joey JayPMLB6-4228BothRight8/15/193519Middletown,ConnecticutUDFA 
32Ernie JohnsonPMLB6-4195RightRight6/16/192431Brattleboro,VermontUDFA 
16Dave JollyPMLB6-0165RightRight10/14/192430Stony Point,North CarolinaUDFA 
20Dave KosloPMLB5-11180LeftLeft3/31/192035Menasha,WisconsinUDFA 
23Johnny LoganSSMLB5-11175RightRight3/23/192728Endicott,New YorkUDFA 
41Eddie Mathews3BMLB6-1200LeftRight10/13/193123Texarkana,TexasUDFA 
17Chet NicholsPMLB195BothLeft2/22/193124Pawtucket,Rhode IslandUDFA 
4,27Danny O'Connell2B-3BMLB6-0180RightRight1/21/192728Paterson,New JerseyUDFA 
48Andy PafkoOFMLB6-0190RightRight2/25/192134Boyceville,WisconsinUDFA 
11Phil PainePMLB6-2181RightRight6/8/193025Chepachet,Rhode IslandUDFA 
3Jim PendletonOFMLB6-0185RightRight1/7/192431St. Charles,MissouriUDFA 
7Del RiceCMLB6-2190RightRight10/27/192232Portsmouth,OhioUDFA 
49Humberto RobinsonPMLB6-1155RightRight6/25/193025Colon,PanamaUDFA 
24Bob RoselliCMLB5-11185RightRight12/10/193123San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
21Warren SpahnPMLB6-0175LeftLeft4/23/192134Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
18Chuck TannerOFMLB6-0185LeftLeft7/4/192925New Castle,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
19Ben Taylor1BMLB6-0185LeftLeft9/30/192430Metropolis,IllinoisUDFA 
34Bobby ThomsonOFMLB6-2185RightRight10/25/192331Glasgow,ScotlandUDFA 
29Roberto VargasPMLB5-11170LeftLeft5/29/192926Santurce,Puerto RicoUDFA 
24Charlie WhiteCMLB5-11192LeftRight8/12/192826Kinston,North CarolinaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Johnny CooneyAssistant Coach 
Charlie GrimmManager 
Bucky HarrisAssistant Coach 
Bob KeelyAssistant Coach 
John QuinnGeneral Manager 


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