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July 08, 1956

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This Week (6/25-7/1)

Batting

Season

Homer Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Brooklyn

6-2

.750

(38-29)

13

Gilliam

.407

Gilliam

.302

Snider

18

Craig

8-2

Cincinnati

5-2

.714

(39-28)

9

McMillan

.429

Bailey

.343

Kluszewski
Robinson

17
17

Lawrence

10-0

New York

4-2

.667

(27-38)

5

Castleman

.421

Schoendienst

.313

Mays

10

Antonelli

7-7

St. Louis

3-3

.500

(36-33)

7

Smith

.421

Boyer

.338

Boyer

19

Mizell

8-5

Milwaukee

3-4

.429

(37-26)

7

Aaron

.400

Aaron

.306

Mathews

12

Buhl
Crone

8-4
8-4

Philadelphia

3-4

.429

(28-39)

6

Jones

.385

Ashburn

.305

Lopata

14

Haddix

5-3

Chicago

2-5

.286

(26-37)

9

Fondy

.407

Fondy

.302

Banks

20

Rush

7-3

Pittsburgh

1-5

.167

(32-33)

6

Walls

.407

Clemente

.322

Long

17

Friend

11-6

AMERICAN LEAGUE

New York

6-1

.857

(46-25)

11

Mantle

.409

Mantle

.379

Mantel

29

Kucks

10-4

Cleveland

5-2

.714

(39-29)

7

Carrasquel

.500

Rosen

.307

Wertz

16

Lemon

10-5

Boston

4-2

.667

(35-32)

5

Jensen

.455

Vernon

.319

Jensen
Gernert

10
10

Brewer

10-3

Detroit

3-3

.500

(30-37)

10

Maxwell

.364

Maxwell

.362

Maxwell

16

Hoeft

9-5

Washington

3-3

.500

(29-45)

7

Courtney

.450

Courtney

.322

Sievers

17

Stobbs

6-5

Chicago

3-4

.429

(39-26)

6

Rivera

.320

Minoso

.320

Doby

9

Pierce

12-2

Baltimore

1-5

.167

(32-38)

4

Hale

.353

Triandos

.311

Gardner
Nieman
Triandos

7
7
7

Moore

6-5

Kansas City

1-6

.143

(26-44)

1

DeMaestri

.360

Thompson

.318

Simpson
Lopez

12
12

Kellner

5-3

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to July 1)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Bailey, Cin, .343

Rhodes, NY, .195

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .379

Brideweser, Det, .197

Home run hitters (NL)

Banks, Chi, 20 (1 per 12 AB)

Kazanski, Phil, 1 (per 218 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 29 (l per 9 AB)

Miranda, Balt, 1 (per 226 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Lawrence, Cm, 10-0

Hacker, Chi, 1-7

Pitching (AL)

Pierce, Chi, 12-2

Herriage, KC, 1-7

ERA (NL)

Burdette, Mil, 2.49

Rogovin, Phil, 6.56

ERA (AL)

Ford, NY, 2.56

Wiesler, Wash, 6.61

Complete games (NL)

Roberts, Phil, 10 (in 17 starts)

Law, Pitt, 1 (in 14 starts)

Complete games(AL)

Ford, NY, 10 (in 15 starts)
Pierce, Chi, 10 (in 15 starts)

Wight Balt, 1 (in 14 starts)

Team HR (NL)

Cincinnati, 107

New York, 56
Philadelphia, 56

Team HR(AL)

New York, 99

Baltimore, 35

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati, 358

New York, 226

Team runs (AL)

New York, 397

Baltimore, 258

Team hits (NL)

St. Louis, 670

New York, 522

Team hits (AL)

Boston, 654

Baltimore, 547

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted In

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Boyer, St. L (.338)

55

40

95

Musial, St. L (.318)

43

42

85

F. Robinson, Cin (.324)

55

21

76

Moon, St. L (.315)

42

29

71

Banks, Chi (.280)

44

27

71

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.379)

69

42

111

Simpson, KC (.306)

41

45

86

Lopez, KC (.290)

53

33

86

Philley, Chi (.258)

44

42

66

Sievers, Wash (.263)

49

34

83

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

F. Robinson, Cin, .324

Herzog, Wash, .260

Home runs

F. Robinson, Cin, 17

Averill, Clev, 3
Buddin, Bos, 3
Francona, Balt, 3

RBI

F. Robinson, Cin, 38

Aparicio, Chi, 25

Pitching

Valentinetti, Chi, 5-1

Sisler, Bos, 3-3

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)