1955 Waterloo White Hawks Roster

Illinois-Iowa-Indiana League (IIIL) - Class: B
Team Record: 70-56
2nd in the IIIL
Manager: Fred Dorman (0-0), Johnny Mostil (0-0), Willard Marshall (0-0)
Affiliation: Chicago White Sox
Location: Waterloo, Iowa
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 71,864, Avg. 1,141
1955 Waterloo White Hawks Statistics

Playoffs - Burlington Bees 3 games, Waterloo White Hawks 1

The Waterloo White Hawks of the Illinois-Iowa-Indiana League ended the 1955 season with a record of 70 wins and 56 losses, second in the IIIL.

The White Hawks scored 802 runs and conceded 678 runs. John Romano led all regular hitters with a .321 average. Barry Latman topped Waterloo with 18 wins, while Laurie Slocum recorded a 3.81 ERA, best among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Don Bradey, Norm Cash, Russ Heman, Deacon Jones, Barry Latman, Willard Marshall, Jim McAnany and John Romano were all players from the 1955 Waterloo White Hawks who played in the Majors during their careers.

Fred Dorman, Johnny Mostil and Willard Marshall served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Pedro ArroyoR5'8"160
Jim McAnanyRRSeptember 4, 19365'10"196Los Angeles, CA US
Harold McGaheyRR6'3"180
Gibson McGlothlinRR5'10"185
Richard MeansLLApril 9, 19366'0"180
Bill PassR5'10"155
Dick PattonLL5'11"180
Michael PulscakLL6'2"185
Charles RabungRR6'2"195
Don RasmussenLMay 15, 19325'11"180
Billy RayburnRR6'0"190
Tony RivasRMay 5, 19335'9"160Oakland, CA US
John RomanoRRAugust 23, 19345'11"205Hoboken, NJ US
Robert SagersRRNovember 1, 19335'10"181
Kenneth Schu
Eugene SeatsLL6'0"180
Laurie SlocumRR6'1"190
Gerald SpeckRR6'3"200
Willard MarshallLRFebruary 8, 19216'1"205Richmond, VA US
William MaleyRDecember 2, 19305'10"185
Dick LombardiRSeptember 8, 19325'11"186
Richard BartelR6'2"180
Stanley BonczekR5'10"175
Don BradeyRROctober 4, 19345'9"180Charlotte, NC US
Phillip BrownLRJune 19, 19346'0"173
Robert BrownLLJune 21, 19285'10"180Brooklyn, NY US
Norm CashLLNovember 10, 19336'0"185Justiceburg, TX US
John CreightonLL6'0"185
Joseph DellaMonicaRRSeptember 28, 19275'11"175Brooklyn, NY US
Allen FahringerR5'10"165
James GainesRR6'0"163
Russ HemanRRFebruary 10, 19336'4"200Olive, CA US
Ned JohnsonRSeptember 15, 19335'10"170Dayton, OH US
Deacon JonesLRApril 18, 19345'10"185White Plains, NY US
Marvin JonesL5'11"195
Bill KnapekRRNovember 2, 19306'0"175Natrona, PA US
Barry LatmanRRMay 21, 19366'3"210Los Angeles, CA US
Richard Lewis
Bill WilhiteLROctober 1, 19275'10"150

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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