THE X-RAY BOX

May 13, 1956

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TEAM STANDINGS

TEAM LEADERS

NATIONAL LEAGUE

NATIONAL LEAGUE

This Week (4/30—5/6)

Season (to May 6)

Batting

H.R.

Pitching

Cincinnati

6-1

.857

Milwaukee

6-3

.667

Mil

Bruton

.433

Mathews

3

Jolly

2-0

Milwaukee

2-1

.667

Cincinnati

11-6

.647

Cinn

Bailey

.459

Post

9

Lawrence

3-0

St. Louis

5-3

.625

St. Louis

10-6

.625

St L

Boyer

.452

Musial
Boyer

5
5

Poholsky

2-0

New York

3-2

.600

Brooklyn

8-8

.500

Bkn

Gilliam

.304

Campanella

5

Newcombe

3-1

Pittsburgh

3-3

.500

New York

8-8

.500

NY

Lockman

.375

Mays
Spencer

3
3

5 tied with

1-0

Chicago

1-3

.250

Pittsburgh

8-9

.471

Pitt

Long

.391

Thomas

8

Friend

3-1

Brooklyn

1-4

.200

Philadelphia

5-10

.333

Phil

Seminick

.297

Ashburn

3

Roberts

3-1

Philadelphia

0-4

.000

Chicago

4-10

.286

Chi

Fondy

.304

Banks

6

Davis

1-0

AMERICAN LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Cleveland

3-1

.750

New York

13-5

.722

NY

Mantle

.424

Mantle

9

Ford

4-0

New York

5-2

.714

Cleveland

9-6

.600

Clev

Wertz

.377

Wertz

5

Wynn

3-0

Baltimore

4-2

.667

Boston

7-7

.500

Bost

Gernert

.343

Gernert

3

Sullivan

2-0

Boston

3-2

.600

Chicago

6-6

.500

Chi

Kell

.345

5 tied with

1

Donovan

1-0

Kansas City

4-3

.571

Washington

9-10

.474

Wash

Lemon

.373

Lemon

6

Chakales

2-0

Washington

2-4

.333

Kansas City

7-9

.438

KC

Slaughter

.359

Simpson

4

Burtschy

2-0

Detroit

2-5

.286

Baltimore

8-11

.421

Balt

Boyd

.400

Triandos

4

Wilson

3-0

Chicago

1-5

.167

Detroit

6-11

.353

Det

Maxwell

.364

Torgeson

4

Hoeft

2-0

HEROES AND GOATS

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

RBI

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Thomas, Pitt (.284)

15

15

30

Post, Cinn (.297)

15

15

30

Boyer, St L (.452)

13

16

29

Musial, St L (.300)

12

17

29

Jablonski, Cinn (.262)

14

14

28

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.424)

21

23

44

Berra, NY (.348)

16

22

38

Bauer, NY (.225)

16

15

31

Lemon, Wash (.373)

12

18

30

Simpson, KC (.281)

11

16

27

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Walls, Pitt, .380

Malzone, Bos, .250

Home Runs

F. Robinson, Cinn, 5

Francona, Balt, 2

RBI

F. Robinson, Cinn, 11

Tettlebach, Wash, 9

Pitching

Margoneri, NY, 1-0

Besana, Balt, 1-0
Sisler, Bos, 1-0

THE WEEK'S BEST (4/30—5/6)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Bailey, Cinn, .550

Boyd, Balt, .571

Home Runs

Thomas, Pitt, 4
Bell, Cinn, 4

Mantle, NY, 5

RBI

Bell, Cinn, 9

Mantle, NY, 8
Lemon, Balt, 8
Berra, NY, 8

Strikeouts

Mizell, St L, 14

Ferrarese, Balt, 13

THE SEASON (to May 6)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Bailey, Cinn, .459

Harris, NY, .132

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .424

Francona, Balt, .118

Home Run (NL) Hitters

Post, Cinn, 9
(1 per 7 AB)

Moon, St L, Hoak, Chi
(1 per 62 AB)

Home Run (AL) Hitters

Mantle, NY, 9
(1 per 7 AB)

Runnels, Wash
(1 per 60 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Lawrence, Cinn, 3-0

Hall, Pitt, 0-3
Dickson, Phil, 0-3

Pitching (AL)

Ford, NY, 4-0

Wight, Balt, 0-4

ERA (NL)

Erskine, Bk, 1.88
Burdette, Mil, 1.88

Jones, Chi, 6.95

ERA (AL)

Brewer, Bos, 0.72

Moore, Balt, 6.33

Strikeouts (NL)

Mizell, St L, 24
(7 per game)

Dickson, Phil, 1
(½ per game)

Strikeouts (AL)

Pascual, Wash, 36
(10 per game)

Kucks, NY, 3
(1½ per game)

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)