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1955 New York Giants (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 80-74 .519
Rank: 3rd in National League
Run Differential: 702-673 + 29
Manager(s): Leo Durocher
General Manager: Chub Feeney
Location:
Ballpark: Polo Grounds
Attendance: 824,112 13/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Larry Jansen
Assistant Coach: Herman Franks
Assistant Coach: Freddie Fitzsimmons
Pitching Coach: Frank Shellenback
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 New York Giants season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    43Joey Amalfitano2B-3B5-11180R-R211954Not draftedMLB--
    12Johnny AntonelliP6-0190L-L251948Not draftedMLB--
    39Pete BurnsideP6-2190R-L241955Not draftedMLB--
    18Foster Castleman3B-SS6-0175R-R241954Not draftedMLB--
    10Gil CoanOF6-0180L-R331946Not draftedMLB--
    34,41Al CorwinP6-1170R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    19Alvin DarkSS-3B5-11185R-R331946Not draftedMLB--
    15Billy Gardner2B6-0180R-R271954Not draftedMLB--
    31Paul GielP5-11185R-R231954Not draftedMLB--
    28Ruben GomezP6-0175R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    30Sid GordonOF-3B5-10185R-R371941Not draftedMLB--
    7Mickey GrassoC6-0195R-R351946Not draftedMLB--
    42Marv GrissomP6-3195R-R371946Not draftedMLB--
    15Gail Harris1B6-0195L-L231955Not draftedMLB--
    21Jim HearnP6-3205R-R341947Not draftedMLB--
    14Bobby Hofman2B-1B5-11175R-R291949Not draftedMLB--
    20Monte IrvinOF6-1195R-R361949Not draftedMLB--
    8Ray KattC6-2200R-R281952Not draftedMLB--
    37Don LiddleP5-10165L-L301953Not draftedMLB--
    25Whitey Lockman1B-OF6-1175L-R281945Not draftedMLB--
    35Sal MaglieP6-2180R-R381945Not draftedMLB--
    24Willie MaysOF5-11180R-R241951UDFAMLB--
    40Windy McCallP6-0180L-L291948Not draftedMLB--
    34,41Ramon MonzantP6-0165R-R221954Not draftedMLB--
    22Don MuellerOF6-0185L-R281948Not draftedMLB--
    26Dusty RhodesOF6-0180L-R281952Not draftedMLB--
    30George SpencerP6-1215R-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    27Bill TaylorOF6-3212L-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    34Wayne Terwilliger2B5-11170R-R301949Not draftedMLB--
    16Hank Thompson3B5-9174L-R291947Not draftedMLB--
    9Wes WestrumC5-11185R-R321947Not draftedMLB--
    49Hoyt WilhelmP6-0195R-R311952Not draftedMLB--
    10Davey Williams2B5-10160R-R271949Not draftedMLB--


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