1955 Little Rock Travelers Statistics

Southern Association (SA) - Class: AA
Team Record: 52-102
8th in the SA
Manager: Bob Mavis (0-0), Bud Souchock (0-0)
Affiliation: Detroit Tigers
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Ballpark: Ray Winder Field
Attendance: 51,514, Avg. 669
1955 Little Rock Travelers Roster

The Little Rock Travelers of the Southern Association ended the 1955 season with a record of 52 wins and 102 losses, eighth in the SA.

The Travelers plated 556 runs, worst in the league, and yielded 805 runs. George Risley led all regular batters with a .276 average. Gene Host topped Little Rock with 10 wins, while Milt Jordan recorded a 3.27 ERA, tops among regular hurlers.

Players from the 1955 Little Rock Travelers who spent time in the Majors during their careers included John Baumgartner, Bud Black, Harry Bright, George Bullard, Jake Crawford, Gene Host, Milt Jordan, Bob Mavis, Bitsy Mott, Jay Porter, Dick Rozek, Bud Souchock, Pete Taylor, Jack Wallaesa and Sal Yvars.

Bob Mavis and Bud Souchock 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
Gene Host1013.4353.944225208.0209112919122
Milt Jordan76.5383.273710124.01085345843
Larry Donovan713.3503.482821155.016583601651
John Weiss715.3184.653519147.015684761383
Bud Black63.6672.4311763.0451817433
Pete Taylor68.4294.712512109.010763571545
Dick Rozek514.2635.602724156.0166113971494
Joe Tully22.5003.29470104.01054938930
Ron Rozman29.1825.90211390.011268591428
Dick Barr01.00090.0
Frank Logan02.00011.0811426.0453632432
Robert Cruze03.00090.0
Vincent Trakan04.00080.0
Gilbert Mills09.0004.38131276.08445371138
Totals52102.3384.3632314700001258.01302724609117599000000

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
George Risley1485255251451976.276.276.373.650196
R. C. Otey1274924921271250.258.258.303.561149
Andrew Frazier1234244241142624.269.269.368.637156
William Killinger1123923921111513.283.283.349.633137
Frederick Flemming99347347100948.288.288.406.695141
Harry Minor1173763769419012.250.250.396.646149
Jack Wallaesa7123423469908.295.295.436.731102
George Bullard7124024066721.275.275.333.60880
Emil Karlik5417717745710.254.254.305.55954
Francis McElroy8021121143710.204.204.246.45052
Richard Giedlin5417117142302.246.246.298.54451
Bud Souchock48140140341104.243.243.407.65057
Jake Crawford3311111131513.279.279.423.70347
John Baumgartner4515315331603.203.203.301.50346
Jay Porter25888828214.318.318.500.81844
William Hoffer2610010028201.280.280.330.61033
Luther Tucker3210810828220.259.259.315.57434
Harry Bright27757518202.240.240.347.58726
Daniel Ryan34797918300.228.228.266.49421
Sal Yvars15484816211.333.333.479.81223
Frank Walenga21535313200.245.245.283.52815
John Weiss35404010101.250.250.350.60014
Pete Taylor2942427100.167.167.190.3578
Dick Rozek2948487000.146.146.146.2927
Gene Host4465657000.108.108.108.2157
Gilbert Mills1423235002.217.217.478.69611
Larry Donovan2843435100.116.116.140.2566
Bob Mavis1814144001.286.286.500.7867
Joe Tully4727274000.148.148.148.2964
Milt Jordan3734344100.118.118.147.2655
Ben Mateosky210103.300.300.300.6003
Bud Black1120203000.150.150.150.3003
Ron Rozman2527273000.111.111.111.2223
Bob Jingling1317172000.118.118.118.2352
Bob Caselli1022221000.045.045.045.0911
Ron Witucki92828.000.000.000.0000
Robert Cruze988.000.000.000.0000
Ed Barr72323.000.000.000.0000
Bitsy Mott111.000.000.000.0000
Vincent Trakan855.000.000.000.0000
Frank Logan11330000.000.000.000.0000
Louie Schaufele111.000.000.000.0000
Totals17505045504501266174286600000.251.251.336.587169400000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Joe TullyP47.000
Gene HostP42.000
Milt JordanP37.000
John WeissP35.000
Larry DonovanP28.000
Dick RozekP27.000
Pete TaylorP25.000
Ron RozmanP21.000
Gilbert MillsP13.000
Frank LoganP11.000
Bud BlackP11.000
Robert CruzeP9.000
Dick BarrP9.000
Vincent TrakanP8.000
Totals3230000.000

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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