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1955 American League Standings, Stats, and Awards

1956 1955 1954

1955 National League Standings and Stats

1955 Major League Attendance

TeamWLPctRRA
New York Yankees9658.623762569 
Cleveland Indians9361.604698601 
Chicago White Sox9163.591725557 
Boston Red Sox8470.545755652 
Detroit Tigers7975.513775658 
Kansas City Athletics6391.409638911 
Baltimore Orioles5797.370540754 
Washington Senators53101.344598789 

Postseason
RoundWinnerLoser
WSBrooklyn Dodgers (4)New York Yankees (3)

Team Batting
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TeamABRH2B3BHRSOBBHBPSBCSBAOBPSLGOPS
Detroit Tigers528377514072113813058364104122.266.346.394.740
New York Yankees516176213421795517565860905525.260.338.418.756
Boston Red Sox527375513922413913773370704317.264.351.402.753
Chicago White Sox522072514012043611659556706945.268.340.388.728
Cleveland Indians514669813251953114871572302824.257.349.394.743
Kansas City Athletics533563813951894612172546302236.261.320.382.703
Washington Senators51425981277178548065453802532.248.320.351.670
Baltimore Orioles52575401263177395474256003446.240.313.320.633

Team Pitching
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TeamERAWLSOCGSHOSVHRERHRBB
New York Yankees3.2396587315219331163569492108688
Chicago White Sox3.3791637205520231301557516111497
Cleveland Indians3.3993618774515361285601522111558
Boston Red Sox3.728470674449341333652572128582
Detroit Tigers3.7979756296616121381658581126517
Baltimore Orioles4.2157975953510201403754649103625
Washington Senators4.6253101607371016145078969599634
Kansas City Athletics5.356391572299221486911822175707

League Leaders
Batters
Batting Average
1.Al Kaline - DET.340
2.Vic Power - KC1.319
3.George Kell - CHA.312
4.Nellie Fox - CHA.311
5.Harvey Kuenn - DET.306
6.Al Smith - CLE.306
7.Mickey Mantle - NYA.306
8.Mickey Vernon - WS1.301
9.Billy Goodman - BOS.294
10.Larry Doby - CLE.291
On Base Percent.
1.Mickey Mantle - NYA.431
2.Al Kaline - DET.421
3.Al Smith - CLE.407
4.Billy Goodman - BOS.394
5.George Kell - CHA.389
6.Minnie Minoso - CHA.387
7.Mickey Vernon - WS1.384
8.Sherm Lollar - CHA.374
9.Larry Doby - CLE.369
10.Jackie Jensen - BOS.369
Slugging Percent.
1.Mickey Mantle - NYA.611
2.Al Kaline - DET.546
3.Gus Zernial - KC1.508
4.Larry Doby - CLE.505
5.Vic Power - KC1.505
6.Roy Sievers - WS1.489
7.Jackie Jensen - BOS.479
8.Ray Boone - DET.476
9.Al Smith - CLE.473
10.Yogi Berra - NYA.470
OPS
1.Mickey Mantle - NYA1.042
2.Al Kaline - DET.967
3.Al Smith - CLE.880
4.Larry Doby - CLE.874
5.Vic Power - KC1.859
6.Roy Sievers - WS1.853
7.Jackie Jensen - BOS.848
8.Mickey Vernon - WS1.835
9.Ray Boone - DET.822
10.Hank Bauer - NYA.821
Hits
1.Al Kaline - DET200
2.Nellie Fox - CHA198
3.Harvey Kuenn - DET190
Vic Power - KC1190
5.Al Smith - CLE186
6.Billy Goodman - BOS176
7.Bill Tuttle - DET168
8.Mickey Vernon - WS1162
9.Mickey Mantle - NYA158
Jackie Jensen - BOS158
Runs
1.Al Smith - CLE123
2.Al Kaline - DET121
Mickey Mantle - NYA121
4.Bill Tuttle - DET102
5.Harvey Kuenn - DET101
6.Billy Goodman - BOS100
Nellie Fox - CHA100
8.Hank Bauer - NYA97
9.Jackie Jensen - BOS95
10.Larry Doby - CLE91
Vic Power - KC191
Home Runs
1.Mickey Mantle - NYA37
2.Gus Zernial - KC130
3.Ted Williams - BOS28
4.Norm Zauchin - BOS27
Al Kaline - DET27
Yogi Berra - NYA27
7.Larry Doby - CLE26
Jackie Jensen - BOS26
9.Roy Sievers - WS125
10.Al Smith - CLE22
Runs Batted In
1.Ray Boone - DET116
Jackie Jensen - BOS116
3.Yogi Berra - NYA108
4.Roy Sievers - WS1106
5.Al Kaline - DET102
6.Mickey Mantle - NYA99
7.Norm Zauchin - BOS93
8.Mickey Vernon - WS185
9.Gus Zernial - KC184
10.Ted Williams - BOS83
Doubles
1.Harvey Kuenn - DET38
2.Vic Power - KC134
3.Billy Goodman - BOS31
4.Jim Finigan - KC130
Sammy White - BOS30
6.Nellie Fox - CHA28
7.Jackie Jensen - BOS27
Al Smith - CLE27
9.Billy Klaus - BOS26
Minnie Minoso - CHA26
Triples
1.Andy Carey - NYA11
Mickey Mantle - NYA11
3.Vic Power - KC110
4.Roy Sievers - WS18
Mickey Vernon - WS18
Gil McDougald - NYA8
Al Kaline - DET8
8.Elston Howard - NYA7
Minnie Minoso - CHA7
Carlos Paula - WS17
Ray Boone - DET7
Jim Finigan - KC17
Nellie Fox - CHA7
Harry Simpson - KC17
Games
1.Nellie Fox - CHA154
Al Smith - CLE154
Bill Tuttle - DET154
4.Willy Miranda - BAL153
5.Al Kaline - DET152
Jackie Jensen - BOS152
7.Jim Finigan - KC1150
Mickey Vernon - WS1150
9.Billy Goodman - BOS149
Jim Piersall - BOS149
At-Bats
1.Nellie Fox - CHA636
2.Harvey Kuenn - DET620
3.Al Smith - CLE607
4.Bill Tuttle - DET603
5.Billy Goodman - BOS599
6.Vic Power - KC1596
7.Al Kaline - DET588
8.Jackie Jensen - BOS574
9.Jim Finigan - KC1545
10.Sammy White - BOS544
Walks
1.Mickey Mantle - NYA113
2.Billy Goodman - BOS99
3.Eddie Yost - WS195
4.Al Smith - CLE93
5.Al Rosen - CLE92
6.Ted Williams - BOS91
7.Cal Abrams - BAL89
Jackie Jensen - BOS89
9.Al Kaline - DET82
Bobby Avila - CLE82
Strike Outs
1.Norm Zauchin - BOS105
2.Larry Doby - CLE100
3.Mickey Mantle - NYA97
4.Gus Zernial - KC190
5.Al Smith - CLE77
Gil McDougald - NYA77
7.Walt Dropo - CHA71
8.Cal Abrams - BAL69
9.Roy Sievers - WS166
10.Hank Bauer - NYA65
Sac Hits
1.Bobby Avila - CLE18
2.Nellie Fox - CHA14
George Strickland - CLE14
4.Bill Tuttle - DET13
George Kell - CHA13
Phil Rizzuto - NYA13
7.Frank Sullivan - BOS12
8.Fred Hatfield - DET11
9.Billy Goodman - BOS10
Joe Astroth - KC110
Jim Rivera - CHA10
Dean Stone - WS110
Sac Flies
1.Jackie Jensen - BOS12
2.Al Rosen - CLE8
Mickey Vernon - WS18
Gus Zernial - KC18
5.Earl Torgeson - DET7
Al Smith - CLE7
Jim Hegan - CLE7
Gil McDougald - NYA7
Ray Boone - DET7
Andy Carey - NYA7
Stolen Bases
1.Jim Rivera - CHA25
2.Minnie Minoso - CHA19
3.Jackie Jensen - BOS16
4.Al Smith - CLE11
5.Earl Torgeson - DET9
Billy Hunter - NYA9
7.Hank Bauer - NYA8
Harvey Kuenn - DET8
Mickey Mantle - NYA8
10.Phil Rizzuto - NYA7
Jim Busby - CHA7
Nellie Fox - CHA7
Intent. Walks
1.Ted Williams - BOS17
2.Al Kaline - DET12
Sherm Lollar - CHA12
4.Mickey Vernon - WS19
5.Jackie Jensen - BOS8
Larry Doby - CLE8
Walt Dropo - CHA8
8.Jim Piersall - BOS7
Eddie Robinson - NYA7
10.Vic Power - KC16
Jim Rivera - CHA6
Mickey Mantle - NYA6
Joe Astroth - KC16
Yogi Berra - NYA6
Andy Carey - NYA6
Jim Finigan - KC16
Fred Hatfield - DET6
Hit by Pitch
1.Nellie Fox - CHA17
2.Al Smith - CLE15
3.Eddie Yost - WS111
4.Sherm Lollar - CHA10
Minnie Minoso - CHA10
6.Hank Bauer - NYA8
7.Yogi Berra - NYA7
Sammy White - BOS7
9.Joe Astroth - KC16
George Kell - CHA6
GIDP
1.Bill Tuttle - DET25
2.Sammy White - BOS23
3.Jackie Jensen - BOS20
4.Minnie Minoso - CHA18
Jim Finigan - KC118
6.Bobby Avila - CLE17
Gus Zernial - KC117
Mickey Vernon - WS117
Roy Sievers - WS117
10.Hal Smith - BAL16
Ray Boone - DET16
Jim Piersall - BOS16
Caught Stealing
1.Jim Rivera - CHA16
2.Pete Runnels - WS19
Nellie Fox - CHA9
4.Al Kaline - DET8
Cal Abrams - BAL8
Chuck Diering - BAL8
Minnie Minoso - CHA8
8.Jackie Jensen - BOS7
9.Al Smith - CLE6
10.Harry Simpson - KC15
Joe DeMaestri - KC15
Billy Goodman - BOS5

Pitchers
ERA
1.Billy Pierce - CHA1.97
2.Whitey Ford - NYA2.63
3.Early Wynn - CLE2.82
4.Herb Score - CLE2.85
5.Frank Sullivan - BOS2.91
6.Billy Hoeft - DET2.99
7.Bob Turley - NYA3.06
8.Frank Lary - DET3.10
9.Tommy Byrne - NYA3.15
10.Dick Donovan - CHA3.32
Wins
1.Whitey Ford - NYA18
Bob Lemon - CLE18
Frank Sullivan - BOS18
4.Bob Turley - NYA17
Early Wynn - CLE17
6.Herb Score - CLE16
Billy Hoeft - DET16
Tommy Byrne - NYA16
9.Dick Donovan - CHA15
Billy Pierce - CHA15
Games
1.Ray Narleski - CLE60
2.Don Mossi - CLE57
Tom Gorman - KC157
4.Ray Moore - BAL46
5.Jim Konstanty - NYA45
Pedro Ramos - WS145
7.Sandy Consuegra - CHA44
8.Tom Hurd - BOS43
Dean Stone - WS143
Ellis Kinder - BOS43
Camilo Pascual - WS143
Strike Outs
1.Herb Score - CLE245
2.Bob Turley - NYA210
3.Billy Pierce - CHA157
4.Whitey Ford - NYA137
5.Billy Hoeft - DET133
6.Frank Sullivan - BOS129
7.Early Wynn - CLE122
8.Mike Garcia - CLE120
9.Jack Harshman - CHA116
10.Bob Lemon - CLE100
Innings
1.Frank Sullivan - BOS260.00
2.Whitey Ford - NYA253.67
3.Bob Turley - NYA246.67
4.Jim Wilson - BAL235.33
5.Frank Lary - DET235.00
6.Ned Garver - DET230.67
7.Early Wynn - CLE230.00
8.Herb Score - CLE227.33
9.Billy Hoeft - DET220.00
10.Bob Lemon - CLE211.33
Games Started
1.Frank Sullivan - BOS35
2.Bob Turley - NYA34
3.Whitey Ford - NYA33
4.Ned Garver - DET32
Herb Score - CLE32
6.Jim Wilson - BAL31
Early Wynn - CLE31
Mike Garcia - CLE31
Frank Lary - DET31
Bob Lemon - CLE31
Willard Nixon - BOS31
Games Finished
1.Ellis Kinder - BOS38
2.Ray Narleski - CLE36
3.Tom Gorman - KC135
4.Jim Konstanty - NYA30
5.Don Mossi - CLE27
6.Tom Hurd - BOS26
7.Dixie Howell - CHA25
8.Tom Morgan - NYA24
9.Pedro Ramos - WS122
Al Aber - DET22
Complete Games
1.Whitey Ford - NYA18
2.Billy Hoeft - DET17
3.Ned Garver - DET16
Frank Lary - DET16
Billy Pierce - CHA16
Frank Sullivan - BOS16
Early Wynn - CLE16
8.Jim Wilson - BAL14
9.Bob Turley - NYA13
10.Herb Score - CLE11
Dick Donovan - CHA11
Saves
1.Ray Narleski - CLE19
2.Ellis Kinder - BOS18
Tom Gorman - KC118
4.Jim Konstanty - NYA11
5.Tom Morgan - NYA10
6.Don Mossi - CLE9
Dixie Howell - CHA9
8.Sandy Consuegra - CHA7
9.Harry Dorish - BAL6
Leo Kiely - BOS6
Ray Moore - BAL6
Shutouts
1.Billy Hoeft - DET7
2.Billy Pierce - CHA6
Bob Turley - NYA6
Early Wynn - CLE6
5.Whitey Ford - NYA5
Dick Donovan - CHA5
7.Jim Wilson - BAL4
8.Virgil Trucks - CHA3
Frank Sullivan - BOS3
Tommy Byrne - NYA3
Alex Kellner - KC13
Willard Nixon - BOS3
HR Allowed
1.Steve Gromek - DET26
2.Art Ditmar - KC123
Frank Sullivan - BOS23
4.Cloyd Boyer - KC121
Tom Brewer - BOS21
Ned Garver - DET21
7.Art Ceccarelli - KC120
Whitey Ford - NYA20
9.Virgil Trucks - CHA19
Early Wynn - CLE19
Hits Allowed
1.Ned Garver - DET251
2.Frank Sullivan - BOS235
3.Frank Lary - DET232
4.Mike Garcia - CLE230
5.Bob Lemon - CLE218
6.Willard Nixon - BOS207
Early Wynn - CLE207
8.Jim Wilson - BAL200
9.Tom Brewer - BOS198
10.Bob Porterfield - WS1197
Walks
1.Bob Turley - NYA177
2.Herb Score - CLE154
3.Dean Stone - WS1114
4.Whitey Ford - NYA113
5.Frank Sullivan - BOS100
Mickey McDermott - WS1100
7.Jack Harshman - CHA97
8.Frank Lary - DET89
9.Jim Wilson - BAL87
Tom Brewer - BOS87
Tommy Byrne - NYA87
Earned Runs
1.Ned Garver - DET102
2.Art Ditmar - KC198
3.Mike Garcia - CLE94
Willard Nixon - BOS94
5.Bob Lemon - CLE91
6.Jim Wilson - BAL90
Tom Brewer - BOS90
8.Camilo Pascual - WS188
Bob Porterfield - WS188
10.Bob Turley - NYA84
Frank Sullivan - BOS84
Losses
1.Jim Wilson - BAL18
2.Bob Porterfield - WS117
3.Ned Garver - DET16
4.Frank Lary - DET15
5.Chuck Stobbs - WS114
6.Dean Stone - WS113
Frank Sullivan - BOS13
Bob Turley - NYA13
Mike Garcia - CLE13
10.Art Ditmar - KC112
Camilo Pascual - WS112
Wild Pitches
1.Herb Score - CLE12
2.Dean Stone - WS19
3.Bob Lemon - CLE8
4.Frank Lary - DET7
Tom Brewer - BOS7
Art Ditmar - KC17
Whitey Ford - NYA7
Bob Turley - NYA7
Jim Wilson - BAL7
10.Ned Garver - DET6
Hit Batters
1.Pedro Ramos - WS111
2.Mickey McDermott - WS19
Steve Gromek - DET9
4.Tom Brewer - BOS8
George Susce - BOS8
6.Bob Turley - NYA7
Ted Abernathy - WS17
Tommy Byrne - NYA7
Harry Byrd - BAL7
Art Ditmar - KC17
Cloyd Boyer - KC17
Johnny Schmitz - WS17
Balks
1.Dick Brodowski - BOS1
Art Ceccarelli - KC11
Bob Chakales - WS11
Joe Coleman - BAL1
Art Ditmar - KC11
Dick Donovan - CHA1
Whitey Ford - NYA1
Ned Garver - DET1
Steve Gromek - DET1
Dixie Howell - CHA1
Leo Kiely - BOS1
Camilo Pascual - WS11
Billy Pierce - CHA1
Arnie Portocarrero - KC11
Pedro Ramos - WS11
Art Schallock - NYA1
Frank Sullivan - BOS1
George Susce - BOS1
Bob Wiesler - NYA1
Batters Faced
1.Frank Sullivan - BOS1100
2.Bob Turley - NYA1075
3.Whitey Ford - NYA1027
4.Frank Lary - DET997
5.Ned Garver - DET992
6.Jim Wilson - BAL991
7.Herb Score - CLE978
8.Early Wynn - CLE964
9.Bob Lemon - CLE909
10.Billy Hoeft - DET906


Awards
MVP - Yogi Berra
Rookie of the Year - Herb Score
TSN Pitcher of the Year - Whitey Ford

AL All Stars
Bobby Avila
Yogi Berra
Chico Carrasquel
Larry Doby
Dick Donovan
Jim Finigan
Whitey Ford
Nellie Fox
Billy Hoeft
Jackie Jensen
Al Kaline
Harvey Kuenn
Sherm Lollar
Mickey Mantle
Billy Pierce
Vic Power
Al Rosen
Herb Score
Al Smith
Frank Sullivan
Bob Turley
Mickey Vernon
Ted Williams
Jim Wilson
Early Wynn

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