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1956 CINCINNATI REDS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Cincinnati,OH
Team Record:  91-63   .591
Result:   3rd in National League
Manager(s):  Birdie Tebbetts
General Manager:   Gabe Paul
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Attendance:  1,125,928
Playoffs:  -

Cincinnati Reds affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Thurman (39)
Youngest Player:  Curt Flood (18)
Longest Tenure:  Ted Kluszewski (10)
Top Hitter:  Frank Robinson (5)
Top Pitcher:  Brooks Lawrence (14)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  73.08%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9361.604--
Milwaukee9262.5971.0
Cincinnati9163.5912.0
St. Louis7678.49417.0
Philadelphia7183.46122.0
NY Giants6787.43526.0
Pittsburgh6688.42927.0
Chi Cubs6094.39033.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttCIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-04-17vs SLN1L  2-4-32,095 Joe NuxhallVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellJoe NuxhallEllis Kinder24-2
1956-04-19vs SLN2W  10-9-2,438 Pat ScantleburyHarvey HaddixBrooks LawrenceJackie Collum 1213-1
1956-04-20@ CHN3L  1-12-13,973Art FowlerSam JonesSam JonesArt Fowler 1325-12
1956-04-21@ CHN4L  2-3-11,757Johnny KlippsteinRuss MeyerJim DavisJohnny Klippstein 1528-13
1956-04-22@ CHN5L  4-5-0Joe NuxhallPaul MinnerPaul MinnerJoe Black 1933-14
1956-04-22@ CHN6L  1-1-14,229Brooks LawrenceBob Rush 2034-14
1956-04-24@ SLN7L  3-5-0Pat ScantleburyVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellPat ScantleburyEllis Kinder2339-16
1956-04-27vs CHN8W  7-4-11,803 Johnny KlippsteinRuss MeyerJohnny KlippsteinRuss Meyer 3043-13
1956-04-28vs CHN9W  9-1-4,144 Brooks LawrencePaul MinnerBrooks LawrencePaul Minner 3944-5
1956-04-29vs CHN10W  5-4-0 Joe NuxhallBob RushHersh FreemanTurk Lown 4448-4
1956-04-29vs CHN11W  8-4-14,429 Art FowlerSam JonesArt FowlerSam Jones 52520
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttCIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-05-01vs BRO12W  3-1-13,064 Johnny KlippsteinCarl ErskineJohnny KlippsteinCarl Erskine 55532
1956-05-02vs BRO13W  10-6-11,797 Brooks LawrenceRoger CraigJoe BlackRoger CraigHersh Freeman65596
1956-05-03vs PIT14L  1-5-2,561 Joe NuxhallBob FriendBob FriendJoe Nuxhall 66642
1956-05-04vs PIT15W  4-3-6,438 Art FowlerDick HallArt FowlerDick Hall 70673
1956-05-05vs PIT16W  7-6-4,481 Joe NuxhallVern LawPaul LaPalmeNellie King 77734
1956-05-06vs PHI17W  10-2-0 Brooks LawrenceJim OwensBrooks LawrenceJim Owens 877512
1956-05-06vs PHI18W  11-9-23,639 Johnny KlippsteinSaul RogovinHersh FreemanSaul Rogovin 988414
1956-05-08vs NY119L  4-5-11,314 Art FowlerJim HearnJim HearnArt FowlerDon Liddle1028913
1956-05-09vs NY120W  6-5-11,518 Joe NuxhallJohnny AntonelliHersh FreemanSteve Ridzik 1089414
1956-05-11vs MLN21L  8-9-21,234 Johnny KlippsteinLew BurdetteErnie JohnsonArt FowlerDave Jolly11610313
1956-05-12vs MLN22W  10-6-7,225 Brooks LawrenceBob BuhlBrooks LawrenceBob BuhlJoe Black12610917
1956-05-13vs MLN23L  0-15-0 Art FowlerWarren SpahnWarren SpahnArt Fowler 1261242
1956-05-13vs MLN24L  1-6-28,089 Johnny KlippsteinRay CroneRay CroneJohnny Klippstein 127130-3
1956-05-16@ PIT25L  2-9-3,053Joe NuxhallBob FriendBob FriendJoe Nuxhall 129139-10
1956-05-18@ BRO26W  7-6-10,520Brooks LawrenceCarl ErskineBrooks LawrenceEd RoebuckHersh Freeman136145-9
1956-05-19@ BRO27W  10-5-0Johnny KlippsteinDon NewcombeJohnny KlippsteinDon NewcombeHersh Freeman146150-4
1956-05-20@ PHI28W  5-1-0Art FowlerRobin RobertsArt FowlerRobin Roberts 1511510
1956-05-20@ PHI29L  4-6-21,677Tom AckerStu MillerBob MillerPaul LaPalmeHarvey Haddix155157-2
1956-05-22@ NY130W  6-3-4,194Joe NuxhallRuben GomezJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez 1611601
1956-05-25@ MLN31W  6-5-32,473Brooks LawrenceWarren SpahnJoe BlackWarren SpahnJoe Nuxhall1671652
1956-05-26@ MLN32L  1-2-22,936Johnny KlippsteinRay CroneRay CroneJoe Black 1681671
1956-05-27@ MLN33L  2-7-27,098Art FowlerLew BurdetteLew BurdetteArt FowlerDave Jolly170174-4
1956-05-28@ CHN34L  1-4-1,202Joe NuxhallBob RushBob RushJoe Nuxhall 171178-7
1956-05-29@ CHN35W  10-4-3,852Brooks LawrenceSam JonesBrooks LawrenceSam Jones 181182-1
1956-05-30@ SLN36W  6-3-0Johnny KlippsteinMurry DicksonJohnny KlippsteinMurry Dickson 1871852
1956-05-30@ SLN37W  6-5-26,044Paul LaPalmeDick LittlefieldPaul LaPalmeDick LittlefieldJoe Black1931903
1956-05-31@ SLN38L  3-9-8,647Art FowlerVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellArt Fowler 196199-3
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttCIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-06-01vs NY139L  2-3-18,909 Joe NuxhallJoe MargoneriSteve RidzikJoe NuxhallWindy McCall198202-4
1956-06-02vs NY140W  5-2-6,987 Brooks LawrenceRuben GomezHersh FreemanRuben Gomez 203204-1
1956-06-03vs NY141W  7-3-0 Johnny KlippsteinJohnny AntonelliJohnny KlippsteinJohnny Antonelli 2102073
1956-06-03vs NY142L  3-4-27,677 Paul LaPalmeAl WorthingtonAl WorthingtonPaul LaPalmeWindy McCall2132112
1956-06-04vs PHI43W  8-2-6,883 Art FowlerSaul RogovinArt FowlerSaul Rogovin 2212138
1956-06-05vs PHI44W  9-4-9,639 Joe NuxhallCurt SimmonsJoe NuxhallCurt Simmons 23021713
1956-06-06vs PHI45W  7-3-8,896 Brooks LawrenceStu MillerBrooks LawrenceStu MillerHersh Freeman23722017
1956-06-07vs PHI46W  8-5-4,657 Hal JeffcoatHarvey HaddixJoe NuxhallBob MillerHersh Freeman24522520
1956-06-08vs BRO47W  6-4-26,664 Johnny KlippsteinSandy KoufaxJohnny KlippsteinClem Labine 25122922
1956-06-09vs BRO48L  5-8-12,100 Art FowlerSal MaglieClem LabineHersh Freeman 25623719
1956-06-10vs BRO49L  6-8-27,319 Brooks LawrenceRoger CraigEd RoebuckPaul LaPalme 26224517
1956-06-12vs PIT50L  3-4-15,919 Joe NuxhallBob FriendRoy FaceJoe NuxhallNellie King26524916
1956-06-15@ NY151L  3-4-11,384Johnny KlippsteinJohnny AntonelliWindy McCallJohnny Klippstein 26825315
1956-06-16@ NY152W  3-1-5,951Art FowlerAl WorthingtonHersh FreemanAl Worthington 27125417
1956-06-17@ NY153L  6-7-0Brooks LawrenceJim HearnHoyt WilhelmPaul LaPalme 27726116
1956-06-17@ NY154W  1-0-17,507Joe NuxhallRuben GomezJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez 27826117
1956-06-18@ PHI55W  7-4-10,820Hal JeffcoatHarvey HaddixBrooks LawrenceHarvey Haddix 28526520
1956-06-19@ PHI56L  2-4-13,549Johnny KlippsteinStu MillerJack MeyerJohnny Klippstein 28726918
1956-06-20@ PHI57L  2-3-12,272Art FowlerCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsArt Fowler 28927217
1956-06-22@ BRO58W  6-0-20,674Brooks LawrenceSal MaglieBrooks LawrenceSal Maglie 29527223
1956-06-23@ BRO59L  6-7-10,944Hal JeffcoatSandy KoufaxClem LabineHersh Freeman 30127922
1956-06-24@ BRO60W  10-6-27,079Johnny KlippsteinRoger CraigJoe BlackEd Roebuck 31128526
1956-06-24@ BRO61W  2-1-27,079Joe NuxhallDon DrysdaleJoe NuxhallClem Labine 31328627
1956-06-25@ PIT62W  2-1-17,007Art FowlerRon KlineArt FowlerRon Kline 31528728
1956-06-27@ PIT63W  10-2-24,353Brooks LawrenceBob FriendBrooks LawrenceBob FriendHersh Freeman32528936
1956-06-28@ PIT64W  4-3-9,915Johnny KlippsteinRed MungerTom AckerLuis ArroyoArt Fowler32929237
1956-06-29@ SLN65L  1-4-25,570Joe NuxhallVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellJoe Nuxhall 33029634
1956-06-30@ SLN66L  2-5-12,515Hal JeffcoatMurry DicksonMurry DicksonHal JeffcoatJim Konstanty33230131
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttCIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-07-01@ SLN67W  19-15-0Brooks LawrenceWillard SchmidtHal JeffcoatJim KonstantyJoe Nuxhall35131635
1956-07-01@ SLN68W  7-1-29,815Don GrossDon LiddleDon GrossDon Liddle 35831741
1956-07-02vs MLN69W  2-1-28,635 Johnny KlippsteinWarren SpahnJohnny KlippsteinWarren Spahn 36031842
1956-07-03vs MLN70L  0-7-13,797 Joe NuxhallLew BurdetteLew BurdetteJoe Nuxhall 36032535
1956-07-04vs CHN71L  4-5-0 Art FowlerBob RushJim HughesArt FowlerTurk Lown36433034
1956-07-04vs CHN72W  4-3-19,025 Brooks LawrenceSam JonesBrooks LawrenceSam Jones 36833335
1956-07-06vs SLN73W  6-4-24,322 Don GrossTom PoholskyDon GrossTom PoholskyHersh Freeman37433737
1956-07-07vs SLN74W  5-2-0 Johnny KlippsteinVinegar Bend MizellBrooks LawrenceVinegar Bend Mizell 37933940
1956-07-08vs SLN75W  3-2-19,041 Joe NuxhallWillard SchmidtJoe NuxhallHerm WehmeierHersh Freeman38234141
1956-07-12vs PHI76L  4-7-12,331 Art FowlerHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixArt FowlerRon Negray38634838
1956-07-13vs PHI77L  4-6-16,205 Brooks LawrenceCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsTom Acker 39035436
1956-07-14vs PHI78L  0-2-9,702 Johnny KlippsteinRobin RobertsRobin RobertsJohnny Klippstein 39035634
1956-07-15vs NY179W  4-3-0 Joe NuxhallJim HearnHersh FreemanHoyt Wilhelm 39435935
1956-07-15vs NY180W  4-3-27,951 Don GrossWindy McCallHersh FreemanJoe Margoneri 39836236
1956-07-16vs NY181W  10-4-9,799 Art FowlerJohnny AntonelliArt FowlerJohnny Antonelli 40836642
1956-07-17vs BRO82W  4-3-20,540 Brooks LawrenceSandy KoufaxBrooks LawrenceSandy Koufax 41236943
1956-07-18vs BRO83L  3-6-24,373 Johnny KlippsteinCarl ErskineCarl ErskineJohnny KlippsteinClem Labine41537540
1956-07-19vs BRO84W  7-2-20,958 Hal JeffcoatSal MaglieHal JeffcoatSal MaglieJohnny Klippstein42237745
1956-07-20vs PIT85W  6-4-19,342 Don GrossRon KlineJohnny KlippsteinFred Waters 42838147
1956-07-21vs PIT86L  3-4-8,859 Brooks LawrenceBob FriendRoy FaceBrooks Lawrence 43138546
1956-07-22vs PIT87L  6-8-0 Art FowlerVern LawRed MungerHersh Freeman 43739344
1956-07-22vs PIT88W  9-2-28,505 Joe NuxhallCholly NaranjoJoe NuxhallHowie PolletTom Acker44639551
1956-07-23vs PIT89W  4-3-11,318 Art FowlerLaurin PepperBrooks LawrenceRoy FaceHersh Freeman45039852
1956-07-24@ BRO90L  5-10-22,239Johnny KlippsteinSal MaglieSal MaglieJohnny Klippstein 45540847
1956-07-25@ BRO91L  1-2-23,454Brooks LawrenceDon NewcombeDon NewcombeBrooks Lawrence 45641046
1956-07-26@ BRO92L  3-5-14,824Tom AckerRoger CraigRoger CraigTom Acker 45941544
1956-07-27@ PIT93W  3-2-31,494Art FowlerRed MungerArt FowlerRoy Face 46241745
1956-07-28@ PIT94W  8-3-10,166Johnny KlippsteinRon KlineJohnny KlippsteinHowie Pollet 47042050
1956-07-29@ PIT95W  6-1-0Brooks LawrenceBob FriendBrooks LawrenceBob Friend 47642155
1956-07-29@ PIT96W  3-2-30,429Don GrossVern LawHersh FreemanVern Law 47942356
1956-07-30@ PIT97W  4-2-11,256Tom AckerLaurin PepperHersh FreemanLaurin Pepper 48342558
1956-07-31@ NY198L  1-5-0Art FowlerJoe MargoneriJoe MargoneriArt Fowler 48443054
1956-07-31@ NY199W  7-3-10,564Hal JeffcoatDick LittlefieldHal JeffcoatDick LittlefieldHersh Freeman49143358
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttCIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-08-01@ NY1100L  1-3-3,605Johnny KlippsteinRuben GomezRuben GomezJohnny KlippsteinMarv Grissom49243656
1956-08-02@ NY1101W  10-2-2,928Tom AckerJohnny AntonelliTom AckerJohnny AntonelliJoe Nuxhall50243864
1956-08-03@ PHI102L  3-6-28,607Brooks LawrenceCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsBrooks Lawrence 50544461
1956-08-04@ PHI103L  6-10-11,321Art FowlerRobin RobertsRobin RobertsHersh Freeman 51145457
1956-08-06vs SLN104W  7-6-20,187 Joe NuxhallJackie CollumHersh FreemanLarry Jackson 51846058
1956-08-07vs SLN105L  4-8-18,229 Brooks LawrenceWillard SchmidtJim KonstantyBrooks LawrenceLarry Jackson52246854
1956-08-08vs CHN106W  8-2-12,945 Johnny KlippsteinBob RushJohnny KlippsteinBob Rush 53047060
1956-08-09vs CHN107W  5-3-8,763 Joe NuxhallDon KaiserBrooks LawrenceTurk Lown 53547362
1956-08-10@ MLN108W  8-1-38,223Larry JansenRay CroneLarry JansenRay Crone 54347469
1956-08-11@ MLN109L  3-6-45,003Hal JeffcoatWarren SpahnWarren SpahnHal Jeffcoat 54648066
1956-08-12@ MLN110L  2-8-41,074Brooks LawrenceLew BurdetteLew BurdetteBrooks Lawrence 54848860
1956-08-13@ MLN111L  1-5-38,580Johnny KlippsteinTaylor PhillipsTaylor PhillipsJohnny Klippstein 54949356
1956-08-14@ CHN112W  2-0-7,788Joe NuxhallDon KaiserJoe NuxhallDon Kaiser 55149358
1956-08-15@ CHN113W  4-3-0Hal JeffcoatWarren HackerJohnny KlippsteinJim Brosnan 55549659
1956-08-15@ CHN114W  7-3-12,920Art FowlerRuss MeyerArt FowlerRuss Meyer 56249963
1956-08-16@ CHN115L  2-4-3,767Brooks LawrenceSam JonesSam JonesBrooks Lawrence 56450361
1956-08-17vs MLN116W  8-2-26,060 Larry JansenTaylor PhillipsLarry JansenTaylor Phillips 57250567
1956-08-18vs MLN117W  13-4-21,472 Johnny KlippsteinRay CroneHal JeffcoatRay Crone 58550976
1956-08-19vs MLN118L  1-3-25,986 Joe NuxhallWarren SpahnWarren SpahnTom Acker 58651274
1956-08-20vs MLN119L  1-3-22,444 Brooks LawrenceLew BurdetteLew BurdetteBrooks LawrenceWarren Spahn58751572
1956-08-21vs PIT120W  7-4-8,267 Don GrossVern LawHersh FreemanHowie Pollet 59451975
1956-08-22vs PIT121W  6-3-8,076 Joe NuxhallBob FriendJoe NuxhallBob FriendHal Jeffcoat60052278
1956-08-23vs BRO122L  5-6-21,054 Johnny KlippsteinDon NewcombeDon NewcombeJohnny Klippstein 60552877
1956-08-24vs BRO123L  4-6-26,688 Larry JansenSal MaglieSal MaglieLarry JansenDon Bessent60953475
1956-08-25vs BRO124W  5-2-15,296 Hal JeffcoatCarl ErskineHal JeffcoatCarl Erskine 61453678
1956-08-26vs PHI125W  10-5-0 Joe NuxhallJack MeyerArt FowlerRon Negray 62454183
1956-08-26vs PHI126L  4-11-28,361 Brooks LawrenceHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixBrooks Lawrence 62855276
1956-08-28vs NY1127W  11-1-11,632 Joe NuxhallRuben GomezJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez 63955386
1956-08-29vs NY1128W  4-3-12,508 Johnny KlippsteinJohnny AntonelliArt FowlerJohnny Antonelli 64355687
1956-08-31vs CHN129W  4-3-13,245 Hal JeffcoatBob RushHal JeffcoatJim Davis 64755988
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttCIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-09-01vs CHN130W  7-3-5,805 Brooks LawrenceSam JonesBrooks LawrenceSam Jones 65456292
1956-09-02vs CHN131W  3-2-32,559 Joe NuxhallMoe DrabowskyJoe NuxhallMoe Drabowsky 65756493
1956-09-03@ MLN132L  2-3-0Johnny KlippsteinLew BurdetteLew BurdetteJohnny Klippstein 65956792
1956-09-03@ MLN133W  7-5-47,604Larry JansenBob BuhlBrooks LawrenceBob Buhl 66657294
1956-09-04@ MLN134W  4-2-36,416Hal JeffcoatTaylor PhillipsHersh FreemanErnie Johnson 67057496
1956-09-05@ MLN135W  12-2-19,790Tom AckerWarren SpahnHersh FreemanWarren SpahnLarry Jansen682576106
1956-09-07@ SLN136L  0-1-12,586Joe NuxhallVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellJoe Nuxhall 682577105
1956-09-08@ SLN137L  4-6-13,327Brooks LawrenceTom PoholskyTom PoholskyBrooks Lawrence 686583103
1956-09-09@ SLN138L  5-6-15,709Hal JeffcoatMurry DicksonHerm WehmeierHersh Freeman 691589102
1956-09-11@ NY1139W  11-5-3,173Larry JansenJoe MargoneriArt FowlerJoe MargoneriHersh Freeman702594108
1956-09-12@ NY1140L  0-8-1,839Joe NuxhallJohnny AntonelliJohnny AntonelliJoe Nuxhall 702602100
1956-09-13@ PIT141W  5-4-8,765Hal JeffcoatRon KlineJoe NuxhallRoy FaceHersh Freeman707606101
1956-09-15@ PIT142W  6-4-2,654Brooks LawrenceBob FriendBrooks LawrenceBob FriendHersh Freeman713610103
1956-09-16@ BRO143L  2-3-20,714Joe NuxhallSal MaglieSal MaglieJoe NuxhallDon Bessent715613102
1956-09-17@ BRO144L  4-5-18,017Hal JeffcoatClem LabineCarl ErskineBrooks Lawrence 719618101
1956-09-18@ PHI145L  3-4-0Larry JansenCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsLarry Jansen 722622100
1956-09-18@ PHI146L  4-7-21,224Art FowlerRobin RobertsRobin RobertsArt Fowler 72662997
1956-09-19@ PHI147W  6-3-0Johnny KlippsteinJack MeyerJohnny KlippsteinJack MeyerHersh Freeman732632100
1956-09-19@ PHI148W  6-0-13,614Tom AckerHarvey HaddixTom AckerHarvey Haddix 738632106
1956-09-21vs SLN149W  9-1-18,517 Joe NuxhallVinegar Bend MizellJoe NuxhallVinegar Bend Mizell 747633114
1956-09-22vs SLN150W  6-4-9,891 Hal JeffcoatMurry DicksonHal JeffcoatMurry DicksonHersh Freeman753637116
1956-09-23vs SLN151W  3-2-0 Don GrossTom PoholskyDon GrossTom Poholsky 756639117
1956-09-23vs SLN152W  5-4-29,840 Tom AckerHerm WehmeierTom AckerHerm WehmeierHersh Freeman761643118
1956-09-25vs MLN153L  1-7-18,971 Larry JansenWarren SpahnWarren SpahnLarry Jansen 762650112
1956-09-29@ CHN154W  9-6-6,411Joe NuxhallSam JonesHersh FreemanTurk LownHal Jeffcoat771656115
1956-09-30@ CHN155W  4-2-6,046Hal JeffcoatBob RushHal JeffcoatBob RushHersh Freeman775658117


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