1955 Hazlehurst-Baxley Red Sox Roster

Georgia State League (GSL) - Class: D
Team Record: 57-53
Finished 3rd in the GSL
Manager: Sam Goodsoozian (57-53)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Baxley, Georgia; Hazlehurst, Georgia
Ballpark: Roland Cook Stadium
Attendance: 10,397, Avg. 189
1955 Hazlehurst-Baxley Red Sox Statistics

Playoffs - Sandersville Giants 3 games, Hazlehurst-Baxley Red Sox 1

The Hazlehurst-Baxley Red Sox of the Georgia State League ended the 1955 season with a record of 57 wins and 53 losses, finishing third in the GSL.

The Hazlehurst- Red Sox scored 585 runs and yielded 595 runs. Lindon Duncan led batters with significant playing time by hitting .312. Thomas Davis topped Baxley with 14 wins, while Donald Bradley registered a 2.47 earned run average, tops among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Bob Sadowski played in Major League Baseball during his career, the only member of the Hazlehurst-Baxley Red Sox to do so.

Sam Goodsoozian served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Donald BradleyRR5'10"155
Carl CassellR6'2"175
Angelo Dal PortoR6'0"185
Alfred DavisRRMarch 1, 19365'10"200
Thomas DavisRR6'4"205
Vic DavisRRJanuary 26, 19366'0"160
Lindon DuncanLR6'2"170
John DwyerR5'10"168
Charley FrancisRRSeptember 6, 19356'0"180Gibsland, LA US
Sam GoodsoozianRApril 28, 19315'9"155
Jack GrammerLSeptember 9, 19326'1"180Bonham, TX US
Charles GuenstMay 12, 1933
Robert HerringR5'9"180
Delane HulseyRL6'0"185
Vernon Jarvinen
Alfred KnoxRR6'0"165
Leman MahurinSR6'0"192
James MatthewsL5'8"175
Paul McGuireRR6'0"183
Sam McIntyreRR6'2"185
Bill MillerRRMarch 26, 19356'0"190New Orleans, LA US
Robert NemethRR6'3"170
Charles PayneR5'10"167
Bertram Perlman
Ray Phelps
Tommy ProctorRRDecember 16, 19356'2"170
Don QuinnRL5'11"155
Jack ReedLRApril 1, 19326'4"190
Bob SadowskiLRJanuary 15, 19376'0"175St. Louis, MO US
William ShalataL6'0"160
John Siebold
Don Webber
Jimmy WilliamsRJuly 18, 19345'11"180
Richard WilsonRR6'2"205
Richard Woodall
Donald YoungLLNovember 10, 19355'11"180Fayette City, PA US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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