The Kansas City Athletics were defeated by the Cleveland Indians, 6 to 5, on August 12, 1955.

1955 Kansas City Athletics

Final

CLE

Indians

69-45

6

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

2

5

0

0

6

5

0

7

0

1

8

0

0

9

1

2

R

6

5

H

11

11

E

0

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Al Smith RF 5 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Bobby Avila 2B 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1
Vic Wertz 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ferris Fain 1B 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Al Rosen 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Larry Doby CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Gene Woodling LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Hal Naragon C 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
George Strickland SS 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Art Houtteman P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Mossi P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ray Narleski P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 36 6 11 6 1 4 5 0 0 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Art Houtteman (W) 6.0 8 3 3 0 3 2
Don Mossi 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Ray Narleski (S) 2.1 3 2 2 1 3 0
Totals 9.0 11 5 5 1 7 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Vic Power 1B 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Clete Boyer PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hector Lopez 3B 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Gus Zernial LF 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Harry Simpson CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bill Renna RF 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 4
Jim Finigan 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Joe Demaestri SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Billy Shantz C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Elmer Valo PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Joe Astroth C 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Art Ditmar P 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Tom Gorman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enos Slaughter PH 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arnie Portocarrero P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Wilson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 36 5 11 5 2 1 7 0 0 21

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Art Ditmar (L) 5.0 9 4 4 3 3 0
Tom Gorman 2.0 1 1 1 0 0 1
Arnie Portocarrero 2.0 1 1 1 1 2 0
Totals 9.0 11 6 6 4 5 1

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