1955 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  84-70   .545
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Pinky Higgins
General Manager:   Joe Cronin
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  1,203,200
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ellis Kinder (40)
Youngest Player:  Jim Pagliaroni (17)
Longest Tenure:  Ted Williams (14)
Top Hitter:  Jackie Jensen (4)
Top Pitcher:  Frank Sullivan (4)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  83.82%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9658.623--
Cleveland9361.6043.0
Chi White Sox9163.5915.0
Boston8470.54512.0
Detroit7975.51317.0
KC Athletics6391.40933.0
Baltimore5797.37039.0
Washington53101.34443.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
6Harry Agganis1BMLB6-2200LeftLeft4/20/192926Lynn,MassachusettsUDFA 

40Frank BaumannPMLB6-1210LeftLeft7/1/193321St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
2Milt BollingSSMLB6-1180RightRight8/9/193024Mississippi City,MississippiUDFA 
23Tom BrewerPMLB6-1175RightRight9/3/193123Wadesboro,South CarolinaUDFA 
42Dick BrodowskiPMLB6-2190RightRight7/26/193222Bayonne,New JerseyUDFA 
27Hal BrownPMLB6-2182RightRight12/11/192430Greensboro,North CarolinaUDFA 
11Billy ConsoloSS-2BMLB5-11180RightRight8/18/193420Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
24Pete DaleyCMLB6-0195RightRight1/14/193025Grass Valley,CaliforniaUDFA 
14Ike DelockPMLB5-11175RightRight11/11/192925Highland Park,MichiganUDFA 
25Hersh FreemanPMLB6-3220RightRight7/1/192826Gadsden,AlabamaUDFA 
22Owen Friend2BMLB6-1180RightRight3/21/192728Granite City,IllinoisUDFA 
41Dick Gernert1BMLB6-3210RightRight9/28/192826Reading,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
10Billy Goodman2B-1BMLB5-11165LeftRight3/22/192629Concord,North CarolinaUDFA 
1Grady Hatton3BMLB5-9175LeftRight10/7/192232Beaumont,TexasUDFA 
29Bill HenryPMLB6-2180LeftLeft10/15/192727Alice,TexasUDFA 
28Tom HurdPMLB5-9155RightRight5/27/192431Danville,VirginiaUDFA 
4Jackie JensenOFMLB5-11190RightRight3/9/192728San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
20Eddie JoostSSMLB6-0175RightRight6/5/191639San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
40Russ KemmererPMLB6-3200RightRight11/1/193123Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
19Leo KielyPMLB6-2180LeftLeft11/30/192925Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
16Ellis KinderPMLB6-0195RightRight7/26/191440Atkins,ArkansasUDFA 
35Billy KlausSS-3BMLB5-10165LeftRight12/9/192826Fox Lake,IllinoisUDFA 
12Ted Lepcio2B-3BMLB5-10177RightRight7/28/193024Utica,New YorkUDFA 
43Frank Malzone3BMLB5-10180RightRight2/28/193025Bronx,New YorkUDFA 
7Sam MeleOFMLB6-1187RightRight1/21/192332Astoria,New YorkUDFA 
15Willard NixonPMLB6-2195LeftRight6/17/192827Taylorsville,GeorgiaUDFA 
21,34Karl OlsonOFMLB6-3205RightRight7/6/193024Kentfield,CaliforniaUDFA 
22Jim PagliaroniCMLB6-4210RightRight12/8/193717Dearborn,MichiganUDFA 
17Mel ParnellPMLB6-0180LeftLeft6/13/192233New Orleans,LouisianaUDFA 
37Jim PiersallOFMLB6-0175RightRight11/14/192925Waterbury,ConnecticutUDFA 
39Bob SmithPMLB6-1190RightLeft2/1/193124Woodsville,New HampshireUDFA 
38Gene StephensOFMLB6-3175LeftRight1/20/193322Gravette,ArkansasUDFA 
18Frank SullivanPMLB6-6215RightRight1/23/193025Hollywood,CaliforniaUDFA 
44Haywood SullivanCMLB6-4215RightRight12/15/193024Donalsonville,GeorgiaUDFA 
27,41George SuscePMLB6-1180RightRight9/13/193123Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
26Faye ThroneberryOFMLB6-0190LeftRight6/22/193124Fisherville,TennesseeUDFA 
44Joe TrimblePMLB6-1190RightRight10/12/193024Providence,Rhode IslandUDFA 
8Sammy WhiteCMLB6-3195RightRight7/7/192826Wenatchee,WashingtonUDFA 
9Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205LeftRight8/30/191836San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
3Norm Zauchin1BMLB6-5220RightRight11/17/192925Royal Oak,MichiganUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Del BakerFirst Base Coach 
Jack BurnsThird Base Coach 
Joe CroninGeneral Manager 
Dave FerrissPitching Coach 
Curt GowdyBroadcaster 
Pinky HigginsManager 
Tom HusseyBroadcaster 
Bob MurphyBroadcaster 
Mickey OwenAssistant Coach 
Paul SchreiberHitting Coach 
George SusceBullpen Coach 


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