1955 Norfolk Tars Statistics

Piedmont League (PL) - Class: B
Team Record: 37-34
in the PL
Manager: Al Evans (0-0), Alton Brown (0-0), Bill Herring (0-0)
Affiliation: New York Yankees
Location: Norfolk, Virginia
Ballpark: High Rock Park
Attendance: 30,000, Avg. 845
1955 Norfolk Tars Roster

The Norfolk Tars of the Piedmont League ended the 1955 season with a record of 37 wins and 34 lossesNorfolk withdrew July 14.

The Tars yielded 386 runs, fewest in the league. Norfolk tallied 419 runs, worst in the circuit,. John Malangone paced all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .326 average.

Al Evans and Alton Brown both played in Major League Baseball during their careers.

Al Evans, Alton Brown and Bill Herring 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
Jack Jones58.3854.2718144199.0105584763749400
Roland Adams21.667120.00
Paul Doughty11.500110.00
Fred Zirella170.0
Alton Brown190.0
Jerry Buchanan200.0
Tony Cincotta100.0
Eric Doughtie0050.00
Don Johnson0060.00
Reggie Teuma20.0
Paul Kelecava10.0
William Padget130.0
Warren Rutledge0020.00
Israel Ten01.00060.00
Bob Shipman02.00040.00
Totals813.3814.2714614041099.010558476370494000

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 Handy62265231477713064332810.333.406.468.874108141
Tom Korczowski72313259456511242884429.251.356.355.71192145
Carl Zellar3113110618262231611912.245.349.387.73641024
Omer Tolson187364181950210078.297.366.469.83530020
Mike Ilitch17645521410011048.255.328.273.60115302
Daniel Murphy1879671014301801023.209.321.299.61920110
Al Evans134539594012057.231.318.410.72816010
Allen Barbee124541790101035.220.273.268.54111010
Paul Doughty111513251004001.385.385.462.8466020
William Palumbo2343287400020149.143.429.143.5714010
Jack Jones1842344400030715.118.268.118.3864010
Charlie Sedor4883.375.375.375.7503
Roland Adams131514131001005.214.200.286.4864001
Severino Mendez918183.167.167.167.3333
Stephen Korfonta3662.333.333.333.6672
George Crawford8661.167.167.167.3331
Edward Neighbors4991.111.111.111.2221
Robert Thomas918181.056.056.056.1111
Don Johnson6220.000.000.000.0000
Eric Doughtie7550.000.000.000.0000
Bob Shipman4220.000.000.000.0000
Israel Ten6330.000.000.000.0000
Totals3681207102816626041517129120141132.253.343.352.6953620619130


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Daniel Murphy1B181589516.9719.278
George Handy3B59481121414.9202.712
William Palumbo3B1075001.0001.200
Al EvansC1167520.9736.545
Carl ZellarOF3161120.9692.000
Omer TolsonOF1833110.9711.889
Allen BarbeeOF10141001.0001.500
Jerry BuchananP20.000
Alton BrownP19.000
Jack JonesP1861532.8751.167
Fred ZirellaP17.000
William PadgetP13.000
Roland AdamsP1231110.9331.167
Paul DoughtyP111630.700.636
Tony CincottaP10.000
Israel TenP6.000
Don JohnsonP6.000
Eric DoughtieP5.000
Bob ShipmanP4.000
Reggie TeumaP2.000
Warren RutledgeP2.000
Paul KelecavaP1.000
Tom KorczowskiSS721362282838.9295.056
Totals3755343945970.9402.475

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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