Brookline Little League Association
American Legion 1955

Picture of 1955 Brookline American Legion team

Record: 19-11

Members of the 1955 Brookline American Legion Prep League team were: Bottom row: Bill Jessop, Bill LaVelle, Dick Wise, Tony Costentino, Paul Millstein, Joe Vasquez, Jim Nagy.
Top row; Coach Tony Kosinski, Russ Phillipi, Ed Walton, Ray Thomas, Ron Gallaher, Gary Kosinski, Team Sponsor Frank Debor, Coaches Joseph Cortese and George Cortese.
Missing from photo: Ron Hurbanik, Joe Donnelly and Jack Land.

Team Batting Statistics:
Thomas 3-7 .429, Millstine 16-43 .372, Walton 23-65 .354, Nagy 19-55 .345, Costentino 20-60 .333, Gallaher 26-90 .289, Phillippi 4-14 .286, Wise 20-83 .241, Vasquez 15-72 . 208, Kosinski 9-53 .170, Jessop 1-11, .091, Hurbanik 2-24 .083, Donnelley 0-4 .000, Land 0-1 .000.

Team Pitching Statistics:
Vasquez 4-3, Millstine 2-0, Nagy 4-3, Lavelle 2-2, Costentino 1-1, Donnelley 1-0, Kosinski 0-1.

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* Photo provided by Ed Walton *

Picture of 1955 Brookline Prep League team

NOTE: This was Brookline's first Prep League team for boys ages 13-15. They competed in
the South Suburban League. The following year Brookline would form it's own in-house
four-team Prep League, the forerunner to the more traditional Senior League.

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