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MLB Games on Saturday May 5, 1956

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL2Baltimore OriolesAL1Box | PBP99,270Memorial StadiumDay2:21Bob LemonDon Ferrarese---Diering, Rosen
Detroit TigersAL16Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP917,730Fenway ParkDay2:50Billy HoeftIke Delock---Maxwell, White
Kansas City AthleticsAL2New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP912,773Yankee Stadium IDay2:20Mickey McDermottLou Kretlow---Bauer, Berra, Mantle (2)
Chicago White SoxAL2Washington Senators IAL4Box | PBP94,686Griffith StadiumDay2:31Chuck StobbsConnie Johnson---Lemon, Minoso
Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP104,481Crosley FieldDay2:40Paul LaPalmeNellie King---Freese, Kluszewski, Nuxhall, Post, Robinson
Brooklyn DodgersNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP914,814Sportsman's ParkDay2:09Tom PoholskyRoger Craig---Boyer, Snider
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Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game