Independent Baseball 10/16/1972

1955 Awards

Most Valuable Player
Player Conference Posn Team 1955 Stats
Paul Schnell West & East RF Bridgeport Bluefish .322-61-149, 138 R, 1.174 OPS
Jordin Perkins North & Midwest RF Wichita Wingnuts .279-60-156, 104 R, .985 OPS
Cy Young Award
Player Conference Posn Team 1955 Stats
Hipolito Galvin West & East P York Revolution 22–3, 2.06 ERA, 0.97 WHIP
Johnny Litchfield North & Midwest P Lancaster Scouts 17–7, 2.48 ERA, 1.32 WHIP
Rookie of the Year
Player Conference Posn Team 1955 Stats
Donald Smith West & East 2B Edmonton Capitals .281-36-121, 94 R, .877 OPS
Michael Wilder North & Midwest SS Chillicothe Paints .340-17-77, 87 R, .874 OPS
Fireman of the Year
Player Conference Posn Team 1955 Stats
Randall Miller West & East P Reno Silver Sox 3–3, 39 SV, 3.18 ERA, 1.44 WHIP
Daniel Brock North & Midwest P Gary Southshore Railcats 5–2, 48 SV, 1.75 ERA, 1.04 WHIP
All-Star
Player Division Posn Team 1955 Stats
Robert Wheless Golden League DH Reno Silver Sox .302-39-104, 93 R, .883 OPS
William Thomas Golden League P Orange County Flyers 21–8, 2.68 ERA, 1.31 WHIP
James Robertson Golden League P Reno Silver Sox 20–7, 3.07 ERA, 1.29 WHIP
Jonathan Wiley Golden League P Orange County Flyers 3–1, 15 SV, 1.77 ERA, 1.34 WHIP
Cameron Herrmann Golden League P Reno Silver Sox 16–12, 2.99 ERA, 1.21 WHIP
Randall Miller Golden League P Reno Silver Sox 3–3, 39 SV, 3.18 ERA, 1.44 WHIP
Ward Williams Golden League P Calgary Vipers 14–13, 3.18 ERA, 1.36 WHIP
Nickolas Forest Golden League P Tucson Toros 20–10, 2.72 ERA, 1.07 WHIP
Matthew Stapleton Golden League C Tucson Toros .249-20-90, 69 R, .787 OPS
Thomas Stoker Golden League C Reno Silver Sox .294-16-65, 83 R, .857 OPS
Terry Gutierrez Golden League 1B Reno Silver Sox .273-34-106, 89 R, .899 OPS
Jeff Cummings Golden League 1B Chico Outlaws .299-22-82, 82 R, .817 OPS
Donald Smith Golden League 2B Edmonton Capitals .281-36-121, 94 R, .877 OPS
Branch Evans Golden League 3B Reno Silver Sox .346-17-82, 98 R, .931 OPS
David Krieger Golden League SS Reno Silver Sox .283-52-134, 114 R, .963 OPS
Willis Wilson Golden League SS Calgary Vipers .287-21-89, 82 R, .848 OPS
Brian Hernandez Golden League LF Chico Outlaws .274-34-100, 71 R, .811 OPS
William Pierson Golden League LF Reno Silver Sox .317-18-64, 71 R, .797 OPS
John Tovar Golden League CF Orange County Flyers .301-32-90, 72 R, .883 OPS
Richard Gorman Golden League RF Chico Outlaws .289-15-63, 59 R, .808 OPS
Jerry Anderson Atlantic League DH York Revolution .305-43-107, 104 R, 1.036 OPS
Ira Cover Atlantic League P New Jersey Jackals 15–5, 1.63 ERA, 1.05 WHIP
Barry Hazard Atlantic League P New Jersey Jackals 2–6, 36 SV, 3.86 ERA, 1.60 WHIP
Robert Miles Atlantic League P Sugar Land Skeeters 20–9, 2.81 ERA, 1.15 WHIP
Charles Sterling Atlantic League P York Revolution 5–2, 33 SV, 2.95 ERA, 1.20 WHIP
Hipolito Galvin Atlantic League P York Revolution 22–3, 2.06 ERA, 0.97 WHIP
Larry Steele Atlantic League P Long Island Ducks 19–6, 2.70 ERA, 1.27 WHIP
Michael Smith Atlantic League P Long Island Ducks 15–7, 2.72 ERA, 1.21 WHIP
James Gray Atlantic League C New Jersey Jackals .348-28-85, 105 R, 1.051 OPS
Michael Sloan Atlantic League C Sugar Land Skeeters .301-5-29, 56 R, .728 OPS
Vernon Silva Atlantic League 1B York Revolution .310-21-85, 68 R, .861 OPS
Leonard Soto Atlantic League 2B Bridgeport Bluefish .285-36-109, 109 R, .845 OPS
Sig Cooper Atlantic League 2B New Jersey Jackals .261-28-77, 99 R, .852 OPS
Robert Wright Atlantic League 3B Sugar Land Skeeters .280-17-60, 64 R, .795 OPS
Brock Narcisse Atlantic League 3B Bridgeport Bluefish .302-18-107, 62 R, .784 OPS
Craig Sanchez Atlantic League SS Newark Bears .307-29-78, 95 R, .865 OPS
Ray Ramirez Atlantic League LF Bridgeport Bluefish .294-30-85, 119 R, .932 OPS
David Klein Atlantic League CF Newark Bears .269-30-77, 90 R, .898 OPS
Thomas Leaf Atlantic League RF Long Island Ducks .358-33-108, 75 R, 1.030 OPS
Paul Schnell Atlantic League RF Bridgeport Bluefish .322-61-149, 138 R, 1.174 OPS
Terrance Miller Northern League DH Kansas City T-Bones .328-41-120, 95 R, .987 OPS
Richard Wilson Northern League P St Paul Saints 10–0, 40 SV, 2.00 ERA, 1.00 WHIP
Robert Pennington Northern League P Rockford Riverhawks 16–9, 2.40 ERA, 1.26 WHIP
Jack Lee Northern League P Rockford Riverhawks 1–4, 39 SV, 2.59 ERA, 1.33 WHIP
Allen Adams Northern League P Kansas City T-Bones 20–12, 2.73 ERA, 1.23 WHIP
Murray Kennedy Northern League P Kansas City T-Bones 15–16, 3.36 ERA, 1.35 WHIP
Dennis Rivera Northern League P Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 17–11, 3.37 ERA, 1.27 WHIP
Doyle Hornsby Northern League P Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 13–6, 3.14 ERA, 1.28 WHIP
Monte Gafford Northern League C Sonoma Stompers .266-13-50, 69 R, .757 OPS
Jeffery Melvin Northern League C St Paul Saints .307-19-79, 63 R, .869 OPS
John Nunez Northern League 1B Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks .320-19-82, 101 R, .856 OPS
Joel Linn Northern League 2B Rockford Riverhawks .332-32-92, 115 R, 1.017 OPS
Jesse Perkins Northern League 3B Rockford Riverhawks .257-46-141, 103 R, .856 OPS
Keith Moua Northern League 3B Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks .285-11-57, 58 R, .794 OPS
Bradley Clement Northern League SS Rockford Riverhawks .253-12-33, 87 R, .758 OPS
James Venegas Northern League SS Sonoma Stompers .256-43-116, 97 R, .853 OPS
Dale McCormick Northern League LF Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks .303-39-106, 93 R, .915 OPS
Jose Heiss Northern League CF Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks .256-48-119, 95 R, .880 OPS
Scott Pryor Northern League CF Sonoma Stompers .330-13-51, 59 R, .859 OPS
Efrain Jefferson Northern League RF Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks .298-21-107, 90 R, .812 OPS
Napoleon Holtzclaw Frontier League DH Lancaster Scouts .322-18-72, 83 R, .943 OPS
Johnny Litchfield Frontier League P Lancaster Scouts 17–7, 2.48 ERA, 1.32 WHIP
Eugene Fincham Frontier League P Lincoln Saltdogs 21–7, 3.14 ERA, 1.30 WHIP
Timothy Walko Frontier League P Lincoln Saltdogs 2–2, 21 SV, 2.18 ERA, 1.32 WHIP
James Santana Frontier League P Gateway Grizzlies 14–11, 2.58 ERA, 1.15 WHIP
Alex Castro Frontier League P Wichita Wingnuts 5–6, 42 SV, 2.47 ERA, 1.49 WHIP
Jeffery Anderson Frontier League P Wichita Wingnuts 16–8, 3.26 ERA, 1.31 WHIP
Richard Crosby Frontier League P Wichita Wingnuts 14–8, 3.47 ERA, 1.50 WHIP
John Stuart Frontier League C Wichita Wingnuts .250-33-69, 74 R, .813 OPS
Kevin Helman Frontier League C Gateway Grizzlies .322-12-52, 50 R, .813 OPS
Randall Parsons Frontier League 1B Lancaster Scouts .308-12-59, 96 R, .789 OPS
Elias Woodford Frontier League 1B Chillicothe Paints .299-27-73, 111 R, .970 OPS
Lindsey Vinson Frontier League 2B Lincoln Saltdogs .293-15-60, 74 R, .794 OPS
Ronald Purdie Frontier League 2B Gary Southshore Railcats .271-39-101, 95 R, .922 OPS
Ronnie Kelly Frontier League 3B Lancaster Scouts .297-10-64, 81 R, .807 OPS
Michael Wilder Frontier League SS Chillicothe Paints .340-17-77, 87 R, .874 OPS
Normand Rawlins Frontier League LF Gateway Grizzlies .288-62-155, 98 R, .981 OPS
Fred Fields Frontier League CF Gateway Grizzlies .330-42-119, 115 R, .955 OPS
Charles Pittman Frontier League RF Lancaster Scouts .326-26-113, 90 R, .968 OPS
Jordin Perkins Frontier League RF Wichita Wingnuts .279-60-156, 104 R, .985 OPS
Gold Glove Award
Player Conference Posn Team 1955 Stats
Chris Guinn West & East P Chico Outlaws 1.000 FPct, 1.30 Rng, 0 Errors
Bradley Withrow North & Midwest P Chillicothe Paints .982 FPct, 1.64 Rng, 1 Errors
John Arnold West & East C Chico Outlaws 1.000 FPct, 7.59 Rng, 0 Errors
Jeffery Melvin North & Midwest C St Paul Saints .998 FPct, 7.27 Rng, 2 Errors
Jay Smith West & East 1B Calgary Vipers .996 FPct, 10.24 Rng, 6 Errors
James Hoyle North & Midwest 1B Gateway Grizzlies .995 FPct, 11.11 Rng, 8 Errors
Chester Poirier West & East 2B Chico Outlaws .982 FPct, 5.74 Rng, 16 Errors
Gary Odom North & Midwest 2B Lancaster Scouts .982 FPct, 6.30 Rng, 17 Errors
Brock Narcisse West & East 3B Bridgeport Bluefish .981 FPct, 3.82 Rng, 11 Errors
Keith Moua North & Midwest 3B Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks .973 FPct, 2.91 Rng, 11 Errors
David Krieger West & East SS Reno Silver Sox .981 FPct, 7.49 Rng, 22 Errors
Thomas Jones North & Midwest SS Kansas City T-Bones .986 FPct, 7.56 Rng, 11 Errors
William Smith West & East LF New Jersey Jackals .991 FPct, 2.31 Rng, 3 Errors
Thomas Perron North & Midwest LF Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks .979 FPct, 2.39 Rng, 8 Errors
Garrett Roberts West & East CF Long Island Ducks .980 FPct, 2.59 Rng, 8 Errors
Tyler Pires North & Midwest CF Wichita Wingnuts .981 FPct, 2.66 Rng, 8 Errors
Jose Bacon West & East RF Edmonton Capitals 1.000 FPct, 2.04 Rng, 0 Errors
Cordell Smith North & Midwest RF Sonoma Stompers .983 FPct, 1.81 Rng, 4 Errors