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1955 Register Pitching Leaders

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Rk Name Age Tm Lg Lev W Aff L W-L% ERA RA9 G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1Ryohei Hasegawa25HIRJPCLFgn3017.6381.702.16543618326387.1305937310931220780315401.0287.10.22.24.82.23
2Takumi Otomo30YOMJPCLFgn306.8331.752.1642348257303.221373591554120690011640.8796.30.41.66.13.81
3Masaichi Kaneda21KKUJPCLFgn2920.5921.782.05623721349400.0279917919101235081215650.9506.30.42.37.93.47
4Rene Vega32CPCBSTLB28MLN6.8242.693.234033265284.026610285151011803181.2928.40.53.25.71.78
5Dean Franks28ROSLONGC2713.6755.335.994533272.034918116132431.44111.51.11.4
6Red Murff34DALTLAA27NYG11.7111.992.5243352810303.02408567178241578041.0637.10.52.44.71.91
7Shigeru Sugishita29CNIJPCLFgn2612.6841.561.70532724245328.022662571657124750212530.8636.20.41.66.84.33
8Rolando Ortega24GAIFLORD255.8333.104.093332264.023912091121061.3078.10.43.6
9John Valmas21ORLFLORD25WSH11.6942.834.063936277.025112587121131.3148.20.43.7
10Mel Held26SANTLAA24BAL7.7742.873.453930192248.02389579177541182021.2628.60.62.74.31.57
11Olaf Nelson22PHXAZMXC24BAL10.7064.165.244534275.0285160127271121.4449.30.93.7
12Jim Peete24TUCAZMXC2411.6863.294.174532287.0237133105181661.4047.40.65.2
13Glen Stabelfeld24FRECALLC24STL4.8573.073.853428229.0234987812641.3019.20.52.5
14Motoji Takuwa19NAKJPPLFgn2411.6862.432.73582324134244.11767466238052057049611.0486.50.82.97.62.56
15Takehiko Bessho32YOMJPCLFgn238.7421.331.88502723177312.024165461245115220111970.9177.00.31.34.43.38
16Bobby Dudley20LWTSOSLD23MLN11.6762.313.383632269.02461016911601.1388.20.42.0
17Alexander Gordey24ORLFLORD23WSH9.7192.153.273734264.0206966351021.1677.00.23.5
18Evelio Hernandez24HOBLONGC2315.6055.256.485529271.0324195158121091.59810.80.43.6
19Eddie Locke32ART,AMALONG,WTNMC,B2311.6764.355.264831258.128015112526591.3129.80.92.1
20Red Munger36HOLPCLOpn23PIT8.7421.852.313635255272.1223705613571331041.0287.40.41.94.42.33
21Taisei Nakamura19NAKJPPLFgn234.8522.142.4751337104269.220174649802160140310731.0426.70.32.75.32.00
22Al Papai38OKC,CHATL,ALAA,MLB23CHW7.7672.703.00502942220266.22508980139011102104521.2758.40.43.03.41.13
23Robin Roberts28PHINLMLB23PHI14.6223.284.04413832613305.02921371114153316020312561.1318.61.21.64.73.02
24Ted Shandor26ABQWTNMB2312.6573.734.833833285.031715311826601.32310.00.81.9
25Robert Arendt22DYBFLORD2214.6112.373.514036300.02571177991131.2337.70.33.4
26Arnie Atkins31SHVTLAA228.7333.013.223534172254.020991851711571905071.2767.40.64.16.71.65
27Wilfred Lackey19ABYGAFLD22STL8.7331.983.023332282277.0249936151242228151.3478.10.24.07.21.79
28Ken Lehman27MTLILAAA22BRO9.7102.763.473432216241.0208937410751203081.1747.80.42.84.51.60
29Kazunori Nishimura19OSAJPCLFgn2217.5642.012.22602037125295.119073661178430240211260.9075.80.32.49.23.87
30Charles Purtle19ARDSOSLD22STL11.6672.823.693832268.0251110848681.1908.40.32.3
31Yasuo Yonekawa27FLYJPPLFgn2221.5122.272.80553220254353.132111089883718551214311.1438.20.22.14.72.23
32Allen Evans27KOK,SMNMSOH,SOSLD21KCA11.6565.156.22641042194.021713411123821303061.54110.11.13.86.01.59
33Terry Fox19NIBEVANC2112.6362.953.564033281.026211192161141.3388.40.53.7
34Jack Fuller23ALXEVANC2112.6363.063.614130279.02201129518611.0077.10.62.0
35Dale Hendrickson18LWTSOSLD21MLN8.7241.262.153128243.0164583441051.1076.10.13.9
36Hisafumi Kawamura21NSUJPPLFgn219.7002.352.87583015102279.121189739118322561511361.1786.80.33.87.21.91
37Jack Osborn21SJOCALLC21BOS8.7242.823.413529214.019781676781.2858.30.33.3
38Mamoru Otsu24NSUJPPLFgn2110.6772.502.92552719116255.221383711191211630310341.1897.50.43.24.11.27
39Orlando Pena21DYBFLORD218.7241.963.273330253.022292555661.1387.90.22.3
40Thomas Pollet24PAMWTNMB216.7784.155.394030225.1239135104231151.5719.50.94.6
41Charlie Rabe23CLMSALLA21CIN7.7502.012.693030251.0189755651211.2356.80.24.3
42Robert Roberts26WENNORWB2114.6005.015.794334266.028617114881651.6959.70.35.6
43Elmer Toth24TXCBSTLB217.7503.454.063331214248.02251129513731345061.2028.20.52.64.91.84
44Whitey Wietelmann36YUMAZMXC2113.6184.865.525528257.229415813931971.51710.31.13.4
45Hank Bolinda22BDF,TRVPONY,PROVD,C20PHI9.6903.104.013527229.01911027981311.4067.50.35.1
46Ernie Broglio19STK,OLDCALL,PCLC,Opn2010.6673.454.16332900255.1214118981313900001.3837.50.54.90.00.00
47Mario Cardenas--NIBEVANC2014.5882.163.374629291.0234109709901.1137.20.32.8
48Carroll Dial29PAMWTNMB2015.5713.565.385034296.0301177117281141.4029.20.93.5
49Bob Garber26HOLPCLOpn20PIT16.5562.843.304838193291.22461079223931993161.1627.60.72.96.12.14
50Gary Geiger18HAMPONYD20STL7.7411.982.592827236.0173685261151.2206.60.24.4
51Tom Hughes20FRECALLC20STL6.7693.574.463331222.01861108851421.4777.50.25.8
52Paul Johnston28SALAPPYD204.8333.104.502922200.02071006925571.3209.31.12.6
53Don Minnick24REAELA20CLE4.8332.783.313026223.0204826919561.1668.20.82.3
54Don Newcombe29BRONLMLB20BRO5.8003.203.97343111710233.222210383353811431009431.1138.61.31.55.53.76
55David Scranton20WAYGAFLD2010.6672.343.594232214258.020210367491206132121.1367.00.13.27.22.26
56Bill Tosheff29CPC,ATABSTL,SOUAB,AA20MLN8.7144.255.283723170218.02221281031494988071.4509.20.63.94.01.04
57James Wadkins23CRVALFLD209.6903.153.934419220.0195967715931.3098.00.63.8
58Harry Young25ART,GALLONG,BSTLC,B2013.6064.415.453529241.0237146118228201.3248.90.83.1
59Billy Bowman24PEO,CBSIIIL,SALLB,A19STL6.7604.124.883421164.0170897517771.5069.30.94.2
60Pete Burnside24DAL,NY1TL,NLAA,MLB19NYG11.6332.493.26393401950267.21939774912942376012581.2036.50.34.38.01.84
61Jack Crimian29TTOILAAA196.7602.102.574021164210.017560491153840001.0867.50.52.33.61.58
62Jerry Dahlke26MEMSOUAAA19CHW5.7921.852.31442117.010330240421.2397.90.03.2
63Mudcat Grant19KEKIIILB19CLE3.8643.464.222723190.0178897312901.4118.40.64.3
64Giichi Hayashi35DAEJPPLFgn1915.5592.362.88422516196278.02398973104849160310961.0327.70.31.62.91.90
65Connie Johnson32TTO,CHAIL,ALAAA,MLB19CHW6.7603.233.72333201540220.02029179129201583024361.3368.30.53.86.51.72
66Sadao Nishimura20NSUJPPLFgn196.7602.413.1257222560268.122993721571419111110661.1187.70.52.46.42.69
67Marino Pieretti34SACPCLOpn1915.5593.013.384037255293.02711109821731109061.1748.30.62.23.41.51
68Woody Rich39HPTCARLB19CIN4.8262.843.272626212.0189776710881.3078.00.43.7
69Neil Roberts20TXCBSTLB1911.6332.883.953832203253.02071118171491673091.4077.40.25.35.91.12
70Robert Schassler20NNWPIEDB19BRO7.7312.673.333426155192.017371574581141031.2038.10.22.75.31.97
71Willard Schmidt27OMA,SLNAA,NLAAA,MLB19STL11.6332.663.07413632020287.221198851613092367085221.1856.60.54.17.41.82
72Elmer Singleton37SLEPCLOpn1912.6132.202.353533169249.0210656111451503021.0247.60.41.65.43.33
73John Smith20DYBFLORD1914.5763.665.024037253.017714110362021.4986.30.27.2
74Al Widmar30TUL,SLETL,PCLAA,Opn19CLE8.7043.023.24611074161.0146585411375693031.1378.20.62.13.91.86
75Stan Willis20SJOCALLC19BOS6.7603.283.763126206.0153867541231.3406.70.25.4
76Al Worthington26MNEAAAAA19NYG10.6553.584.373833182239.0226116951898415021101.3568.50.73.75.61.53
77Kenneth Yoke22ELPWTNMB1911.6333.663.974126256.026511310425951.4069.30.93.3
78Reinaldo Alonso18FWBALFLD18CIN8.6922.964.623924234.02211207712801.2868.50.53.1
79Atsushi Aramaki29MNCJPPLFgn1812.6002.352.57491923111245.02037064135961300039721.0697.50.52.24.82.20
80Charlie Beamon20STK,OLDCALL,PCLC,Opn188.6922.543.01332451212.11457160997301031.1406.10.44.11.30.31
81Gene Bearden34SFRPCLOpn1812.6003.524.034334172248.0268111971266841041.3479.70.42.43.01.27
82Arnold Briggs18OWN,MALKITL,SOSLD18NYY5.7833.864.983322177.0168987618961.4928.50.94.9
83Bud Daley22SAC,CLEPCL,ALOpn,MLB18CLE17.5143.513.92423401810266.1278116104168801201103321.3749.40.53.04.11.36
84Jerry Davis22CLMSALLA18CIN12.6002.693.253632244.0218887381431.4808.00.35.3
85Marshall Epperson30SAA,LUBLONG,WTNMC,B189.6673.214.073722199.0167907121801.2417.60.93.6
86Eddie Erautt30SDGPCLOpn1810.6432.762.913730204241.022078741564944051.1788.20.62.43.51.47
87Whitey Ford26NYAALMLB18NYY7.7202.632.94393341852253.2188837420113713711710271.1876.70.74.04.91.21
88Frank Funk19SCLNORLC18NYG7.7203.343.643222205.0192837615771.3128.40.73.4
89Gil Guerra31SAALONGC1810.6434.465.364026230.0223137114231031.4178.70.94.0
90Dick Hall24LIN,PITWL,NLA,MLB18PIT11.6212.873.27343122021247.12139079136561834024011.1247.80.52.46.72.82
91John Herlihy19COCFLORD1814.5632.484.183834254.02021187071081.2207.20.23.8
92Norman Hughes24GAIFLORD1816.5293.905.166524302.029117313161451.4448.70.24.3
93Takao Kajimoto20HAUJPPLFgn1814.5632.863.42493410196273.1232104871084322241411121.1567.60.32.87.32.64
94William Kapuscinski25ABLWTNMB189.6674.455.493731249.026915212320951.4629.70.73.4
95Don Larsen25DEN,NYAAA,ALAAA,MLB18NYY3.8573.383.97322651122197.01778774229431182024121.3768.11.04.35.41.26
96Barry Latman19WLOIIILB18CHW5.7834.124.612724203.02051049326801.4049.11.23.5
97Bob Lemon34CLEALMLB18CLE10.6433.884.3935313502211.121810391177431005089091.3829.30.73.24.31.35
98Chuck Locke23SAN,BALTL,ALAA,MLB18BAL13.5813.163.37463211750262.0232989219882179313111.2218.00.73.06.12.03
99Ralph Mauriello20MOBSOUAAA18BRO8.6922.763.603534215.01598666141321.3536.70.65.5
100Takashi Nakagawa19MNCJPPLFgn1811.6212.083.0749202175229.0171785368421451129251.1146.70.23.35.71.73

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