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1956 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 76-78 .494
Rank: 4th in National League
Run Differential: 678-698 -20
Manager(s): Fred Hutchinson
General Manager: Frank Lane
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park
Attendance: 1,029,773 7/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Terry Moore
First Base Coach: Bill Posedel
Third Base Coach: Johnny Hopp
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9361.604--
9262.5971.0
9163.5912.0
7678.49417.0
7183.46122.0
6787.43526.0
6688.42927.0
6094.39033.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
22Tom Alston1B302000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
3Don Blasingame2B2458794153
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02788725230213.261.341.322663.061.184.2850.72--189662
24Bob BlaylockP211101
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0000000400000.091.091.091182.000.000.143----111
14Ken Boyer3B2559591182
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98833865172318.306.346.494840.188.261.3081.7122.9294638
21Jackie BrandtOF2242912
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3014510101.286.348.429777.143.214.3061.2542.01847
32Jackie CollumP291413
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0001002100010.214.294.214508.000.143.2140.50--317
30Walker CooperC4168518
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14003801102.265.296.456752.191.235.2762.6734.03172
28Joe Cunningham1B243100000001100000.000.250.000250.000.333.0001.00--04
11Alvin DarkSS3441354118
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3731213320249.286.317.383700.097.153.3001.57103.3158440
9Bobby Del GrecoOF232702958
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1811325063342.215.294.344638.130.248.2421.5654.093309
36Murry DicksonP3977619
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06001900201.247.256.325581.078.091.2799.00--2580
37Ben FlowersP293000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
24Joe FrazierOF331914
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4013300000.211.318.474792.263.368.2001.0019.0922
4Alex GrammasSS301213
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0001001100000.250.308.250558.000.083.2731.00--313
42Harvey HaddixP30912
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001002300001.222.364.333697.111.333.3331.50--311
24Chuck HarmonOF3215200000002200000.000.118.000118.000.133.0001.00--017
28Grady Hatton2B33731018
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071013700303.247.360.315675.068.260.2730.54--2389
7Solly Hemus33511
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0002001110100.200.333.200533.000.200.2501.00--17
39Larry JacksonP251101
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0001001500000.091.167.091258.000.091.1675.00--112
45Gordon JonesP262000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
15Ray KattC291581141
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200162411112.259.285.399684.139.171.2714.0026.363166
16Ellis KinderP412000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
25Jim KonstantyP390000001000000010.000.000.0000.000.100.000----01
21Don LiddleP312000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
-Dick LittlefieldP302000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
2Whitey LockmanOF291931448
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0102218804112.249.311.269580.021.114.2580.44--52213
41Lindy McDanielP203217
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0020011000001.219.242.344586.125.156.31810.00--1133
36Stu MillerP281000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
17Vinegar Bend MizellP257558
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0040041610504.107.152.120272.013.067.1364.00--984
20Wally MoonOF-1B2654086161
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681298050171013.298.389.469858.170.324.3060.6233.8253621
42Bobby Morgan2B-3B301131422
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2002152400114.195.287.336623.142.257.2181.6037.738130
6Stan Musial1B-OF3559487184
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1092075393153719.310.383.522905.212.342.2930.5222.0310679
7Rocky Nelson1B-OF3156613
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8006601002.232.306.482788.250.357.2131.0018.72762
38Charlie PeeteOF2752310
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060261010006.192.276.308584.115.192.2381.67--1658
23Tom PoholskyP2669711
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0030011400302.159.171.188359.029.043.20014.00--1373
8Rip RepulskiOF2837644104
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55222446731214.277.318.428746.152.215.2901.9234.2161403
15Bill SarniC281481243
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221081512114.291.325.466791.176.236.2951.8729.669158
10Hank SauerOF391511145
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2400253133025.298.393.424817.126.291.3421.2430.264178
44Willard SchmidtP2843310
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0000021600300.233.267.256523.023.070.3708.00--1148
2Red Schoendienst2B331532248
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00150113500112.314.365.373738.059.137.3220.38--57168
19Dick SchofieldSS213033
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001000600001.100.100.167267.067.067.125----530
18Hal SmithC252272764
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2310152204007.282.326.401727.119.189.2951.4745.491242
25Max SurkontP341000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
9Bill VirdonOF25711015
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9015812210.211.260.324584.113.169.2101.6035.52379
37Herm WehmeierP2958613
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80021700100.224.250.379629.155.190.2828.5029.02261
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
24Bob Blaylock166.37146003041453229724390001.689.881.545.278.561.62--
25Max Surkont009.00500020510663250002.0015.004.503.007.502.50--
44Willard Schmidt683.833321206114713169631878526001.417.971.094.743.160.67--
23Tom Poholsky9143.5933297210203210100812744956001.259.311.201.954.212.16--
17Vinegar Bend Mizell14143.62333311300208172938420921534001.267.410.863.966.591.66--
36Stu Miller015.14300021712643550002.4315.433.866.436.431.00--
41Lindy McDaniel763.41397101001161216044742598001.419.390.543.264.581.40--
45Dick Littlefield027.2032000099982450001.308.101.803.604.501.25--
21Don Liddle128.28142006024362523818143002.1612.962.886.485.040.78--
35Paul LaPalme0054.0010000004660202006.0036.000.0018.000.000.00--
25Jim Konstanty114.6227000165394620204670001.3310.620.921.381.621.17--
16Ellis Kinder203.4622000176252311103940001.237.961.043.121.380.44--
45Gordon Jones025.735100001114972560001.7311.451.644.094.911.20--
39Larry Jackson224.135110026985754439545504101.417.940.534.765.291.11--
42Harvey Haddix105.2544110023281514310161001.5810.501.123.756.001.60--
37Ben Flowers116.753300001115991550001.6711.250.753.753.751.00--
36Murry Dickson1383.08282712300196175756720571097001.188.040.922.625.011.91--
32Jackie Collum624.203810020760632928627172001.509.450.904.052.550.63--
37Herm Wehmeier1293.683419726117015080701671682001.297.890.843.743.580.96--


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