Who Won the 1955
MLB NL Batting Champion

Richie Ashburn (.338)

Philadelphia Phillies

1954 MLB NL Batting Champion Winner
1956  Winner

1955 MLB NL Batting Champion Photos

Richie Ashburn News

1955 MLB NL Batting Champion Winner Richie Ashburn News

Phillies mural to splash icons above Walnut Street Bridge
Philly.com
Besides Schmidt, Hall of Famers depicted will include pitchers Grover Cleveland Alexander, Robin Roberts, Jim Bunning, and Steve Carlton; outfielders Ed Delahanty and Chuck Klein; outfielder/broadcaster Richie Ashburn; and broadcaster Harry Kalas.

1955 MLB NL Batting Champion Winner Richie Ashburn News

A midseason check-in with the Phillies' new TV announcers
Philly.com
Moyer, a Souderton native and lifelong Phanatic, grew up listening to revered Phillies announcers like Byrum Saam, Harry Kalas and Richie Ashburn. Introspective and self-critical, he's aware that for all of his accomplishments on the field - member of ...

1955 MLB NL Batting Champion Winner Richie Ashburn News

So close: One-hitters part of baseball lore
MLB.com
That same season, Richie Ashburn took a no-hitter away from Warren Spahn. In 1969, it was Tony Perez smacking knuckleballer Phil Niekro's no-hit plans. Perhaps the most famous example of a less-than-household name ruining a bid for immortality came ...

1955 MLB NL Batting Champion Winner Richie Ashburn News

Meet Sam Alito — From Phillies Fandom to the First Amendment
American Spectator (blog)
Samuel Alito is wearing a numberless Philadelphia Phillies uniform, standing next to Phillies legend Richie Ashburn, the hittingest batter of the '50s and a childhood hero of his. He looks happy. “Back when I was on the Court of Appeals, when I was ...

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