1955 Salt Lake City Bees Roster

Pioneer League (PL) - Class: C
Team Record: 61-70
6th in the PL
Manager: Bobby Sturgeon (0-0), Svend Jessen (0-0)
Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Ballpark: Derks Field
Attendance: 89,040, Avg. 1,359
1955 Salt Lake City Bees Statistics

The Salt Lake City Bees of the Pioneer League ended the 1955 season with a record of 61 wins and 70 losses, sixth in the PL. The team scored 660 runs, while allowing 690 runs. Bobby Sturgeon and Svend Jessen served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Thomas AheyRRJune 3, 19326'5"205Cleveland, OH US
Ed HottellSLApril 16, 19365'10"170Sumas, WA US
Anthony IammatteoRRJanuary 19, 19325'11"180Bronx, NY US
Svend JessenLLDecember 18, 19225'11"185San Leandro, CA US
John KazmerowiczRRJanuary 24, 19336'1"180Hudson, NY US
Joseph LeonLRFebruary 14, 19326'3"188Cincinnati, OH US
Arthur McKeeLLMay 18, 19325'11"160Flint, MI US
Jerry OgleRRDecember 17, 19306'1"185Cheney, WA US
Doug OsburnRRJune 28, 19335'11"175Marlin, TX US
Anthony PerneskiRRDecember 14, 19316'0"185Hazleton, PA US
Bob QuinnLRJuly 21, 19356'1"175Royersford, PA US
Edward RommelLRMarch 17, 19315'10"170Milwaukee, WI US
Wallace RushingLRJune 18, 19296'1"192Tampa, FL US
Bobby SturgeonRRAugust 6, 19196'0"175Clinton, IN US
Edward HollodRRJuly 5, 19295'11"175Jeddo, PA US
Dan HellmanRLJanuary 30, 19355'10"170Minot, ND US
Dolson AyersLRNovember 29, 19305'9"140Pellettown, NJ US
Burt BarkelewRRApril 3, 19176'2"165Los Angeles, CA US
Ed BarrRRAugust 2, 19206'0"190San Diego, CA US
George BarvinchakRRJanuary 26, 19336'3"220Chicago, IL US
James BrownRLApril 21, 19325'10"188Greenville, IL US
Thomas CroninRRSeptember 22, 19346'5"222Chicago, IL US
Mervyn DonahueRRJune 17, 19326'2"195San Francisco, CA US
Peter FannonLLJune 26, 19306'3"195New York, NY US
Robert FiocchiRRDecember 15, 19326'2"188Waukegan, IL US
Joseph GaskinLLJuly 23, 19316'4"215Bronx, NY US
Jim GoldenLRMarch 20, 19366'0"175Eldon, MO US
Dick HarrisLR5'11"185
Billy HeilR5'11"185
William WhitekoRRApril 22, 19345'10"165LaBelle, 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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