1955 Amarillo Gold Sox Statistics

West Texas-New Mexico League (WTNML) - Class: B
Team Record: 80-60
1st in the WTNML
Manager: Glenn McQuillen (0-0), Buck Fausett (0-0), Taffy Wright (0-0)
Location: Amarillo, Texas
Ballpark: Gold Coast Stadium
Attendance: 132,128, Avg. 1,888
1955 Amarillo Gold Sox Roster

Playoffs - Amarillo Gold Sox 4 games, Plainview Ponies 2
Finals - Pampa Oilers 4 games, Amarillo Gold Sox 1

The Amarillo Gold Sox of the West Texas-New Mexico League ended the 1955 season with a record of 80 wins and 60 losses, first in the WTNML.

The Gold Sox led the circuit with 1077 runs, sparked by 187 home runs. Amarillo surrendered 924 runs. Taffy Wright paced all regular batters by connecting at a .388 clip. Anderson Bush topped the team with 17 wins, while Rudy Arias, too added 15 or more wins, too Anderson Bush recorded a 4.61 ERA, leading hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Players from the 1955 Amarillo Gold Sox who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Rudy Arias, Marshall Bridges, Glenn McQuillen and Taffy Wright.

Glenn McQuillen, Buck Fausett and Taffy Wright served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Anderson Bush1712.5864.613529238.02531571224055
Rudy Arias158.6525.243324194.02191351134682
Marshall Bridges141.9334.652117139.312983721797
David Schleich113.7864.872117129.314083702653
Jerry Simon68.4295.252814123.313589722857
Eddie Locke34.4297.0410647.3644737618
James Clarich21.66770.0
Ray Faust21.66740.0
Frank Johnson23.4007.689634.0504829232
Leonard Ruyle14.2006.396631.0453022311
Esteban Nunez0020.0
Paul Mohr0020.0
Len Attyd0010.0
Victor Colo01.00010.0
Marvin Schwein02.00040.0
Lionel King02.00080.0
Jimmy Newberry03.00070.0
Totals7353.5795.161991190000936.31035672537168405000000

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Victor Colo12654654617928617.328.328.495.822270
Chico Heron13754254217240520.317.317.520.838282
Len Attyd11345445415928319.350.350.551.901250
Taffy Wright10638738715023121.388.388.6151.003238
Paul Mohr8932932913026427.395.395.7451.140245
Thomas Lind9839939911319013.283.283.429.712171
Emil Tellinger692692699416118.349.349.617.967166
Joseph Herpin74291291842002.289.289.378.667110
Chuck Thomas923253258424019.258.258.508.766165
Carlton Hanta3112812835713.273.273.414.68853
Anderson Bush4812012029502.242.242.333.57540
Marshall Bridges4512012028729.233.233.550.78366
Jasper Goff23777723514.299.299.545.84442
Eddie Locke20656522225.338.338.6621.00043
Rudy Arias45969622401.229.229.302.53129
Richard Myers23707020405.286.286.557.84339
Phillip Ra18606015000.250.250.250.50015
Bill Wilhite15616115401.246.246.361.60722
David Schleich21595910201.169.169.254.42415
John Reddell1116165100.312.312.375.6886
James Clarich1021215000.238.238.238.4765
Jerry Simon3043435100.116.116.140.2566
Esteban Nunez233.000.000.000.0000
Frank Johnson91010.000.000.000.0000
Regis Burns82020.000.000.000.0000
Marvin Schwein466.000.000.000.0000
Juan Garcia82727.000.000.000.0000
Leonard Ruyle61414.000.000.000.0000
Ray Faust71010.000.000.000.0000
Jimmy Newberry71010.000.000.000.0000
James Powers82323.000.000.000.0000
Lionel King888.000.000.000.0000
Totals131146094609013992662618700000.304.304.494.798227800000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Anderson BushP35.000
Rudy AriasP33.000
Jerry SimonP28.000
David SchleichP21.000
Frank JohnsonP9.000
Lionel KingP8.000
Jimmy NewberryP7.000
James ClarichP7.000
Leonard RuyleP6.000
Marvin SchweinP4.000
Ray FaustP4.000
Esteban NunezP2.000
Totals1640000.000

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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