1955 San Francisco Seals Statistics

Pacific Coast League (PCL) - Class: Open
Team Record: 80-92
6th in the PCL
Manager: Tommy Heath (80-92)
Location: San Francisco, California
Ballpark: Seals Stadium
Attendance: 161,570, Avg. 1,879
1955 San Francisco Seals Roster

The San Francisco Seals of the Pacific Coast League ended the 1955 season with a record of 80 wins and 92 losses, sixth in the PCL.

The Seals topped the circuit with 739 runs. San Francisco surrendered 773 runs, most in the league. Dave Melton paced the squad with 19 home runs and drove in 116 runs. Mike Baxes led all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .323 clip. Gene Bearden paced the team with 18 wins, while Bill Bradford recorded a 3.14 ERA, leading pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Members of the 1955 San Francisco Seals who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Mike Baxes, Ted Beard, Gene Bearden, Wayne Belardi, Ewell Blackwell, Bill Bradford, Ed Chandler, Bob DiPietro, Bill Evans, Maurice Fisher, Bob Greenwood, Wally Judnich, Joe Kirrene, Clarence Maddern, Dave Melton, Steve Nagy, Bill Serena, Chuck Stevens, Junior Walsh and AdriŠn Zabala.

Tommy Heath 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 Bearden1812.6003.524334172248.026811197126684104
Don Fracchia1412.5383.284828132225.023310582148782415
Bill Bradford125.7063.1351841149.31417452114263400
Tony Ponce1012.4554.26412280184.0229107871048615011
Junior Walsh810.4444.29322281165.71618279871606113
Steve Nagy612.3334.04301852140.3160696384767503
Bob Greenwood515.2504.83421551147.31569379117289207
Ed Chandler21.6678.15720017.7231716195001
Ewell Blackwell11.5003.93330018.32398173001
Jim Melton11.5004.15930030.3331714287200
Lowell Creighton11.5008.20641018.72818173223001
Bill Evans11.50012.7131005.79981102000
Maurice Fisher16.1433.361893083.067373173544504
Pete Hernandez005.25320012.01877135100
Ralph Burns01.00013.5011003.3775210000
Adri√°n Zabala02.0005.52800014.723129065001
Totals8092.4654.02345172064901463.31579774654925340580352510

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
Dave Melton162668616861842971911653759.299.336.461.79728418186
Mike Baxes1435655047916333456445528.323.389.435.8242199051
Jimmy Moran1355785336714313123412613.268.305.308.61316472170
Ted Beard15963652291128158834139896.245.368.351.71918354111
John Ritchey13044937552107151641106128.285.388.379.7671427463
Wally Judnich1124263735710526274914440.282.355.418.77315613135
Sal Taormina1223993335687132104515943.261.375.402.7781345322
Bob DiPietro64258221368218263923417.371.455.5521.0071227111
Joe Kirrene76297264317111533912237.269.324.383.7071014245
Oliver Cheso109360307367017143514439.228.321.329.6501018126
Bill Serena74287246326917194103250.280.366.467.8341155333
Chuck Stevens83274252255911152921831.234.286.345.631873112
Wayne Belardi51218193315290134311829.269.335.518.8531003304
Tony Tornay6818316112349021301816.211.293.304.5974910121
Don Fracchia65106991230613210321.303.324.475.798473040
Charles Righetti3814412082922170188.242.345.317.662386150
Gene Bearden481069842240150317.224.248.296.543291050
Tony Ponce4259564150003019.268.281.268.549152020
Bob Greenwood44494761220260114.255.271.426.696202010
Bill Bradford5144392910010112.231.250.256.506101040
Clarence Maddern186756491128082.161.254.321.575182003
Steve Nagy3352453610030413.133.200.156.35671021
Junior Walsh3261542620140326.111.158.204.362110040
Jim Stoll61615042003013.267.312.400.71262000
Pete Hernandez455021002001.400.400.6001.00030000
Ewell Blackwell366120000001.333.333.333.66721000
Raul Dieppa41915320011023.133.316.333.64950200
Maurice Fisher182725021000008.080.080.120.20031020
Lowell Creighton754010001003.250.250.250.50010010
Lou Landini388010000002.125.125.125.25011000
Jim Melton988000000006.000.000.000.00000000
Ralph Burns111000000000.000.000.000.00000000
Bill Evans333000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Mervyn Donahue486000000011.000.143.000.14301010
Ed Chandler741000000000.000.000.000.00000030
Adri√°n Zabala833000000002.000.000.000.00000000
Totals193663995614740150625939110687420612679.268.341.387.72821731283099440


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Chuck Stevens1B6659031747.9899.409
Bob DiPietro1B5855743554.9921.345
Wayne Belardi1B5143732345.9949.196
Jimmy Moran2B1333753736104.9925.624
Oliver Cheso2B4177107228.9894.488
Oliver Cheso3B22164013.9822.545
Mike Baxes3B11152533.9303.636
Sal Taormina3B861510.9552.625
John RitcheyC12337856137.9713.5281038100.0
Tony TornayC652043923.9923.738413100.0
Oliver ChesoC10237011.0003.00025100.0
Jim StollC619120.9093.33300
Lou LandiniC380011.0002.66700
Mervyn DonahueC340001.0001.33300
Dave MeltonOF1614041564.9862.602
Ted BeardOF1513581892.9772.490
Sal TaorminaOF91149731.9811.714
Oliver ChesoOF680001.0001.333
Bob DiPietroOF250001.0002.500
Bill BradfordP5162320.935.569
Don FracchiaP48174742.9411.333
Gene BeardenP4393891.8391.093
Bob GreenwoodP4251130.842.381
Tony PonceP41182853.9021.122
Junior WalshP3273421.9531.281
Steve NagyP30123933.9441.700
Maurice FisherP1882121.9351.611
Ed ChandlerP703001.000.429
Lowell CreightonP614001.000.833
Pete HernandezP31210.7501.000
Bill EvansP301001.000.333
Ralph BurnsP10000.000
Mike BaxesSS1212204243467.9505.322
Oliver ChesoSS11123227.9574.000
Raul DieppaSS47953.7624.000
Dave MeltonSS112001.0003.000
Totals147339571527135391.9763.72316056100.0

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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