Page Notes  
Events related to Sunday August 26, 1956 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Sunday August 26, 1956

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Chicago White SoxAL1Baltimore OriolesAL8Box | PBP90Memorial StadiumDay2:12Bill WightBilly Pierce------
Chicago White SoxAL5Baltimore OriolesAL1Box | PBP912,757Memorial StadiumDay2:10Gerry StaleyHal Brown---Hatfield, Triandos
Kansas City AthleticsAL1Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP90Fenway ParkDay2:21Willard NixonBobby Shantz---Gernert, Lepcio
Kansas City AthleticsAL7Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP1021,389Fenway ParkDay2:45Art DitmarBob Porterfield---Bolling, Skizas, Vernon, Zernial (2)
Detroit TigersAL0New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP90Yankee Stadium IDay2:38Tom SturdivantPaul Foytack------
Detroit TigersAL5New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP952,708Yankee Stadium IDay2:57Steve GromekMickey McDermott---Byrne
Cleveland IndiansAL4Washington Senators IAL1Box | PBP96,880Griffith StadiumDay:00Early WynnDean Stone---Colavito
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Chicago CubsNL0Box | PBP910,631Wrigley FieldDay2:05Bob FriendBob Rush------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Cincinnati RedsNL10Box | PBP90Crosley FieldDay2:42Art FowlerRon Negray---Kluszewski, Lopata
Philadelphia PhilliesNL11Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP928,361Crosley FieldDay2:48Harvey HaddixBrooks Lawrence---Lopata
Brooklyn DodgersNL2Milwaukee BravesNL6Box | PBP943,868County StadiumDay2:26Bob BuhlRoger Craig---Aaron, Amoros, Logan
New York GiantsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP90Sportsman's ParkDay2:28Tom PoholskyJoe MargoneriJackie CollumSauer
New York GiantsNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP921,267Sportsman's ParkDay2:33Dick LittlefieldVinegar Bend MizellJohnny AntonelliKatt, Musial
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP910,631Wrigley FieldNight2:37Ron KlineSam JonesBob Friend---
14 record(s)
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