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1955 Washington Senators I (MLB)

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W-L Record: 53-101 .344
Rank: 8th in American League
Run Differential: 598-789 -191
Roster Continuity 82.14% 8/16
Manager(s): Chuck Dressen
General Manager: Calvin Griffith
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 425,238 16/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Ellis Clary
Assistant Coach: Joe Haynes
Assistant Coach: Cookie Lavagetto
Assistant Coach: Joe Fitzgerald
Assistant Coach: Nick Altrock
American League Standings
  • 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 Washington Senators I season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    15Ted AbernathyP6-4215R-R221955Not draftedMLB--
    39Julio Becquer1B5-11178L-L231955Not draftedMLB--
    4Jim BusbyOF6-1175R-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    16Bob ChakalesP6-1185R-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    21Webbo ClarkeP6-0165L-L271955Not draftedMLB--
    14Clint CourtneyC5-8180L-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    30,43Bill CurrieP6-0175R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    34Juan Delis3B-OF5-11170R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    11Bruce EdwardsC5-7194R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    8Ed Fitz GeraldC0R-R311948Not draftedMLB--
    16Vince GonzalesP6-1165L-L291955Not draftedMLB--
    4Johnny GrothOF6-0182R-R281946Not draftedMLB--
    32Dick HydeP5-11170R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    12Harmon Killebrew1B-3B5-11214R-R191954Not draftedMLB--
    25Bobby KlineSS6-0179R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    29Steve KorcheckC6-1205R-R221954Not draftedMLB--
    14Jim LemonOF6-4200R-R271950Not draftedMLB--
    35Jesse Levan3B-OF6-0172L-R281947Not draftedMLB--
    21Mickey McDermottP6-2170L-L261948Not draftedMLB--
    9Bob OldisC6-1185R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    37Ernie OravetzOF5-4145B-L231955Not draftedMLB--
    27Camilo PascualP5-11185R-R211954Not draftedMLB--
    31Carlos PaulaOF6-3195R-R271954Not draftedMLB--
    19Bob PorterfieldP6-0190R-R311948Not draftedMLB--
    28Pedro RamosP6-0185B-R201955Not draftedMLB--
    36Tony RoigSS-2B6-1180R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    5Pete Runnels1B-2B6-0170L-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    20Johnny SchmitzP6-0170R-L341941Not draftedMLB--
    29Jerry SchoonmakerOF5-11190R-R211955Not draftedMLB--
    17Spec SheaP6-0195R-R341947Not draftedMLB--
    2Roy Sievers1B-OF6-1195R-R281949Not draftedMLB--
    6Jerry SnyderSS-2B6-0170R-R251952Not draftedMLB--
    24Bunky StewartP6-0155L-L241952Not draftedMLB--
    18Chuck StobbsP6-1185L-L251947Not draftedMLB--
    26Dean StoneP6-4205L-L241953Not draftedMLB--
    22Tom UmphlettOF6-2180R-R251953Not draftedMLB--
    36Jose ValdivielsoSS6-1175R-R211955Not draftedMLB--
    3Mickey Vernon1B6-2180L-L371939Not draftedMLB--
    35Tom WrightOF5-11180L-R311948Not draftedMLB--
    1Eddie Yost3B5-10170R-R281944Not draftedMLB--

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