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MLB Games on Thursday August 23, 1956

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL0Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP99,366Memorial StadiumNight2:21Ray MooreFrank LaryHal Brown---
Cleveland IndiansAL1Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP926,439Fenway ParkNight2:10Mel ParnellBob Lemon---Colavito
Chicago White SoxAL8New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP90Yankee Stadium IDay2:37Bob KeeganRip Coleman---Berra, Rivera
Chicago White SoxAL6New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP922,971Yankee Stadium IDay3:12Dixie HowellBob Turley---Mantle
Kansas City AthleticsAL3Washington Senators IAL5Box | PBP911,755Griffith StadiumNight:00Chuck StobbsJack Crimian---Sievers
New York GiantsNL2Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay2:26Johnny AntonelliMoe Drabowsky------
New York GiantsNL8Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP712,500Wrigley FieldDay2:09Max SurkontWarren HackerHoyt WilhelmBaker, White
Brooklyn DodgersNL6Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP921,054Crosley FieldNight2:33Don NewcombeJohnny Klippstein---Bailey, Post, Robinson
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Milwaukee BravesNL11Box | PBP925,493County StadiumNight2:54Ray CroneCurt SimmonsErnie JohnsonAaron, Logan, Lopata (2), Thomson
Pittsburgh PiratesNL0St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP90Sportsman's ParkNight2:28Vinegar Bend MizellRon Kline---Katt
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP911,935Sportsman's ParkNight2:28Jackie CollumRoy Face------
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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