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1956 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  84-70   .545
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Pinky Higgins
General Manager:   Joe Cronin
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  1,137,158
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mickey Vernon (38)
Youngest Player:  Marty Keough (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ted Williams (15)
Top Hitter:  Jackie Jensen (4)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Brewer (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  86.32%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9757.630--
Cleveland8866.5719.0
Chi White Sox8569.55212.0
Boston8470.54513.0
Detroit8272.53215.0
Baltimore6985.44828.0
Washington5995.38338.0
KC Athletics52102.33845.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
37Jim Piersall+of1126-MLB1556019117640614877758481291219.293.350.449799.3532706814721066.1.294
4Jackie Jensen+of429-MLB15157880182231120971138943151423.315.405.497901.3992876734271278.1.312
35Billy Klaus+ss-3b2327-MLB1355209114129575910904310637.271.378.387764.351201620395946.4.283
6Mickey Vernon+1b3238-MLB119403671252841584105740762212.310.403.511914.402206471294928.4.314
9Ted Williams+of1237-MLB13640071138282248200102391110013.345.479.6051084.47024250327512412.1.338
10Billy Goodman+2b-1b4830-MLB1053996111722823803402201723.293.356.404760.342161448297696.2.305
22Sammy White+c5627-MLB1143922896152544213540072418.245.304.332636.283130433321403.3.259
24Don Buddin+ss4022-MLB1143774990240537206562412614.239.352.342694.322129454309514.5.269
25Dick Gernert+1b-27-MLB1063065389110166810565721247.291.399.484883.394148370230647.5.308
12Ted Lepcio+2b-3b5025-MLB832843474100155113307731224.261.335.454790.351129321221435.2.304
8Pete Daley+c7026-MLB591872250113529101830251011.267.338.439777.33882208149275.0.296
2Milt Bolling+ss-25-MLB451181925323801182011313.212.319.347666.30441141101143.7.229
11Frank Malzone+3b-26-MLB27103151731211109800215.165.230.272502.230281159461.7.160
23Tom Brewer+p-24-MLB38941428011130051900112.298.330.351681.3093310170103.9.360
18Frank Sullivan+p7526-MLB348541210030022100713.141.159.153312.144139584-3-0.9.185
3Norm Zauchin+1b-26-MLB448412182021100142210004.214.333.310643.30526997083.0.267
38Gene Stephens+of-23-MLB104632217201701121200001.270.387.349736.34522754895.1.320
15Willard Nixon+p-28-MLB23544111005003600211.204.241.222464.21512604721.4.224
26Faye Throneberry+of-25-MLB245061120130031600101.220.264.320584.26516544132.1.303
17Mel Parnell+p-34-MLB21464710000021100400.152.187.174361.1708524300.0.200
20Bob Porterfield+p-32-MLB254341400150011010111.326.348.395743.33317473254.6.394
39Dave Sisler+p-24-MLB39424500020041300410.119.191.119311.15755142-1-0.6.167
14Ike Delock+p6326-MLB48292310020021100700.103.161.138299.14643833-1-0.7.167
24Gene Mauch+2b-ss-30-MLB725480001003300001.320.393.320713.3358281834.8.364
27George Susce+p-24-MLB2118242000004600000.222.364.333697.3296221434.8.333
28Tom Hurd+p-32-MLB4012260001000200100.500.500.5001000.4536137310.6.600
7Billy Consolo+ss-2b-21-MLB48111320001003500000.182.357.182539.282214911.8.333
40Frank Baumann+p-22-MLB79132000000200100.333.333.556889.386510727.5.429
19Leo Kiely+p-26-MLB236010000000000000.167.167.167333.15116500.3.167
1Grady Hatton+3b-33-MLB55020002000000000.400.400.400800.36325317.8.400
29Rudy Minarcin+p-26-MLB32010000001000000.500.667.5001167.540131122.9.500
20Marty Keough+of-1b-21-MLB32100001001000000.000.333.000333.23703201.6.000
21Johnny Schmitz+p-35-MLB21000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (33 players)1545349780147326145139752281972768925416846153.275.362.419781--2241621541628985.8.292

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
23Tom Brewer+1024-MLB1993.50323215400244.1200103951411212750 01.287.370.524.134.680.88--1.28
18Frank Sullivan+1626-MLB1473.42343312110242.025311292228211640 11.389.410.823.054.310.71--1.16
15Willard Nixon+5128-MLB984.2123229100145.114279689577460 01.378.790.563.534.580.77--1.09
39Dave Sisler+4524-MLB984.62391430153142.1120817313729310 01.357.590.824.555.880.77--0.88
17Mel Parnell+-34-MLB763.7721206100131.1129715513594120 01.438.840.894.042.811.44--1.40
14Ike Delock+2326-MLB1374.2148810289128.11226560128010540 01.578.560.845.617.360.76--0.59
20Bob Porterfield+3732-MLB3125.1425184130126.0127827221645320 01.529.071.504.573.791.21--0.96
28Tom Hurd+3332-MLB345.334000018576.08452455473450 01.729.950.595.574.031.38--0.85
27George Susce+-24-MLB246.20216007069.271544814442600 01.659.171.815.683.361.69--0.85
19Leo Kiely+5226-MLB225.172300016331.1472518114900 01.9513.500.294.022.591.56--1.24
40Frank Baumann+-22-MLB213.2871003024.2221193141820 01.468.031.095.116.570.78--0.62
16Harry Dorish+5934-MLB023.571500011022.2231091101100 01.469.130.403.974.370.91--1.24
29Rudy Minarcin+-26-MLB102.793100209.294328500 01.768.381.867.454.661.60--2.00
21Johnny Schmitz+-35-MLB000.002000104.152004000 12.0810.380.008.310.00----1.17
Totals: (33 players)84704.17154154508104201,398135475164713966771231--21.578.720.844.294.580.94-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sammy WhiteC114547601013.9840.00 
Pete DaleyC572281421.9920.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mickey Vernon1B108930581196.9890.00 
Dick Gernert1B3730737336.9910.00 
Norm Zauchin1B3118910218.9900.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Billy Goodman2B952152661769.9660.00 
Ted Lepcio2B571431661147.9660.00 
Billy Consolo2B2591424.9200.00 
Gene Mauch2B6121724.9350.00 
Milt Bolling2B11210.7500.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Billy Klaus3B1061202422118.9450.00 
Frank Malzone3B26245764.9310.00 
Ted Lepcio3B22274024.9710.00 
Milt Bolling3B1162032.8970.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don BuddinSS1132133702998.9530.00 
Milt BollingSS263159511.9470.00 
Billy KlausSS26356468.9430.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim PiersallOF1554551041.9910.00 
Jackie JensenOF15129113122.9620.00 
Ted WilliamsOF110174752.9730.00 
Gene StephensOF7157210.9830.00 
Dick GernertOF5060412.9850.00 
Faye ThroneberryOF1320020.9090.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ike DelockP48128101821.9331.97 
Tom HurdP407639001.0001.42 
Dave SislerP39142922001.0001.96 
Frank SullivanP34242163715.9811.97 
Tom BrewerP32244285212.9882.95 
Bob PorterfieldP2512681421.9171.57 
Leo KielyP233135001.0002.32 
Willard NixonP2314573114.9742.36 
Mel ParnellP2113171922.9291.78 
George SusceP216931111.9331.82 
Harry DorishP152238011.0004.46 
Frank BaumannP7241110.6670.74 
Rudy MinarcinP3903001.0002.93 
Johnny SchmitzP2402001.0004.39 


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