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June 10, 1956

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TEAM STANDINGS

NATIONAL LEAGUE

This Week (5/28—6/3)

Season (to June 3)

Philadelphia

5-2

.714

...

Milwaukee

20-13

.606

....

Pittsburgh

6-3

.667

...

Pittsburgh

24-16

.600

....

Chicago

5-4

.556

1

Cincinnati

23-18

.561

1

Cincinnati

5-4

.556

1

St. Louis

24-19

.558

1

Milwaukee

4-4

.500

Brooklyn

20-19

.513

3

Brooklyn

3-5

.375

New York

17-23

.425

New York

3-5

.375

Philadelphia

15-23

.395

St. Louis

2-6

.250

Chicago

13-25

.342

AMERICAN LEAGUE

This Week (5/28—6/3)

Season (to June 3)

Detroit

6-0

1.000

...

New York

29-16

.644

....

Chicago

5-2

.714

Chicago

20-16

.556

Baltimore

4-4

.500

3

Cleveland

22-19

.537

5

New York

4-4

.500

3

Boston

21-21

.500

Kansas City

3-4

.429

Detroit

21-21

.500

Boston

3-5

.375

4

Baltimore

20-23

.465

8

Washington

3-6

.333

Kansas City

17-25

.405

10½

Cleveland

2-5

.286

Washington

18-27

.400

11

TEAM LEADERS

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Batting

H.R.

Pitching

Mil

Bruton

.343

Mathews
Crandall
Thomson

8
8
8

Buhl
Burdette
Crone

4-2
4-2
4-2

Pitt

Long

.380

Long

15

Friend

9-2

Cinn

Bailey

.333

Bell
Jablonski
Post

11
11
11

Lawrence

6-0

St L

Repulski

.400

Boyer

12

McDaniel

4-1

Bkn

Snider

.313

Snider

9

Newcombe

7-4

NY

Lockman

.278

Katt

7

Antonelli

4-4

Phil

Ashburn

.323

Lopata

10

Haddix

3-2

Chi

Fondy

.303

Banks

12

Rush

4-2

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

H.R.

Pitching

NY

Mantle

.411

Mantle

20

Ford

7-2

Chi

Lollar

.339

Moss

3

Wilson

7-2

Clev

Wertz

.317

Wertz

10

Lemon

6-2

Bost

Vernon

.360

Gernert

10

Brewer

7-1

Det

Maxwell

.376

Maxwell

10

Hoeft

5-2

Balt

Nieman

.338

Triandos

7

Moore

4-3

KC

Slaughter

.296

Lopez

9

Ditmar

4-4

Wash

Courtney

.333

Sievers

12

Ramos

3-2

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to June 3)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Repulski, St L, .400

Hamner, Phil, .159

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .411

Francona, Balt, .167

Home run hitters (NL)

Long, Pitt, 15 (1 per 10½ AB)

Temple, Cinn, 1 (1 per 171 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 20 (1 per 8.4 AB)

Kuenn, Det, 1 (1 per 174 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Friend, Pitt, 9-2

Hacker, Chi, 0-5

Pitching (AL)

Brewer, Bost, 7-1

Palica, Balt, 2-7

ERA(NL)

Friend, Pitt, 2.57

Jones, Chi, 7.97

ERA(AL)

Ford, NY, 1.56

Mass. Det, 8.10

Strikeouts (NL)

Friend, Pitt, 60 (5/2 per game)

Minner, Chi, 11 (2.7 per game)

Strikeouts (AL)

Score, Clev. 86 (10 per game)

Keegan, Chi, 13 (2.7 per game)

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted In

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Boyer, St L, (.357)

32

29

61

Long, Pitt, (.380)

31

26

57

Musial, St L, (.284)

25

29

54

Moon, St L, (.322)

30

20

50

Ashburn, Phil, (.323)

29

16

45

Jablonski, Cinn, (.258)

23

22

45

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY, (.411)

45

30

75

Bauer, NY, (.200)

35

21

56

Sievers, Wash, (.256)

32

22

54

Simpson, KC, (.274)

27

27

54

Lopez, KC, (.293)

33

20

53

THE WEEK'S BEST (5/28—6/3)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Ashburn, Phil, .467

Kuenn, Det .429

Home runs

Bell, Cin, 6

Wertz, Clev 4

RBI

Thomson, Mil, 15

Yost, Wash, 9

Strikeouts

Nuxhall, Cin. 18

Score, Clev 19

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Walls, Pitt, .333

Aparicio, Chi, .259

Home runs

F. Robinson, Cinn, 10

Colavito, Clev, 4

RBI

Walls, Pitt, 22

Colavito, Clev, 13

Pitching

McDaniel, St L, 4-1

Sisler, Bost, 2-2

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)