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May 20, 1956

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TEAM STANDINGS

NATIONAL LEAGUE

This Week (5/7—5/13)

Season (to May 13)

Milwaukee

5-1

.833

Milwaukee

11-4

.733

½

St. Louis

5-1

.833

St. Louis

15-7

.682

Brooklyn

4-1

.800

½

Brooklyn

12-9

.571

Pittsburgh

3-1

.750

1

Cincinnati

13-10

.565

Cincinnati

2-4

.333

3

Pittsburgh

11-10

.524

Chicago

1-3

.250

3

New York

9-13

.409

6

New York

1-5

.167

4

Chicago

5-13

.278

8

Philadelphia

0-5

.000

Philadelphia

5-15

.250

9

AMERICAN LEAGUE

This Week (5/7—5/13)

Season (to May 13)

Chicago

4-2

.667

New York

16-9

.640

Cleveland

5-3

.625

Cleveland

14-9

.609

1

Baltimore

4-3

.571

½

Chicago

10-8

.556

Boston

4-3

.571

½

Boston

11-10

.524

3

New York

3-4

.429

Baltimore

12-14

.462

Washington

2-3

.400

Washington

11-13

.458

Detroit

2-4

.333

2

Kansas City

9-13

.409

Kansas City

2-4

.333

2

Detroit

8-15

.348

7

TEAM LEADERS

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Batting

H.R.

Pitching

Mil

Mathews

.304

Mathews

4

Crowe
Jolly

2-0
2-0

St. L

Reoulski

431

Boyer

8

Poholsky

3-0

Bkn

Gilliam

.299

Campanella
Hodges

5
5

Newcombe

5-1

Cin

Bailey

431

Post

9

Lawrence

4-0

Pitt

Long

.402

Thomas

8

Friend

4-2

NY

Dark

.304

3 tied with

3

Hearn

2-2

Chi

Fondy

.304

Banks

7

Rush

2-1

Phil

Seminick

.288

Lopata

4

Roberts

3-3

AMERICAN LEAGUE

NY

Mantle

.391

Mantle

11

Ford

5-0

Clev

Wertz

.325

Wertz

5

Lemon
Wynn

4-1
4-1

Chi

Lollar

.367

Minoso
Lollar

2
2

Pierce

4-1

Bost

Gernert

.385

Gernert

8

Sullivan

2-0

Balt

Boyd

.370

Triandos

4

Wilson

3-1

Wash

Olson

.341

Lemon

6

Chakales

3-1

KC

Zernial

.306

Zernial

5

Burtschy

2-0

Det

Maxwell

.381

Maxwell

7

Hoeft

2-1

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to May 13)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Bailey, Cin, .4313
Repulski. St L, .4310

Hamner, Phil, .169

Batting (AL)

Mantle. NY, .391

Francona, Balt, .131

Home run

Post, Cin, 9

McMillan, Cin, 1

hitters (NL)

(1 per 9 AB)

(1 per 80 AB)

Home run

Mantle, NY, 11

Philley, Balt, 1

hitters (AL)

(1 per 8 AB)

(1 per 96 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Lawrence, Cin, 4-0

Hall, Pitt, Hacker, Chi, 0-3

Pitching (AL)

Ford, NY, 5-0

Morgan, NY, 0-3

ERA(NL)

Poholsky, St L, 1.36

Jones, Chi, 7.27

ERA(AL)

Ferrarese, Bait, 0.78

Wight, Balt, 7.50

Strikeouts (NL)

Friend, Pitt, 30

Dickson, Phil-St L, 6

(5 per game)

(1½ per game)

Strikeouts (AL)

Score, Clev, 45

Kucks, NY, 8

(9 per game)

(2½ per game)

THE WEEK'S BEST (5/7—5/13)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Long, Pitt, .444

Lollar, Chi, .520
Kuenn Det, .520

Home runs

5 tied at 3

Gernert, Bost, 5

RBI

Repulski, St L, 9

Gernert, Bost, 13

Strikeouts

Spahn, Mil, 17

Score, Clev, 12

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted in

Total Runs Produced

NATIONA LEAGUE

Boyer, St L(.412)

20

16

36

Moon, St L (.395)

19

13

32

Jablonski, Cin (.273)

16

14

30

Musial, St L (.272)

15

13

28

Repulski, St L (.431)

16

11

27

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.391)

26

14

40

Berra, NY (.340)

19

18

37

Lemon, Wash (.313)

15

15

30

Bauer, NY (.224)

19

11

30

Sievers, Wash (.256)

16

13

29

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Walls, Pitt, .348

Pless, KC, .228

Home runs

F. Robinson, Cin, 6

3 tied at 2

RBI

F. Robinson, Cin, 12

Francona, Balt, 8

Pitching

McDaniel, St L, 2-0

Sisler, Bost, 2-1

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)