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July 29, 1956

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This Week (7/16-7/22)

Batting

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Milwaukee

6-2

.750

(53-32)

17

Aaron

.459

Aaron

.336

Adcock

21

Buhl
Burdette

12-4
12-4

Cincinnati

5-3

.625

(51-36)

14

Bailey

.480

Bailey

.344

Kluszewski

24

Lawrence

13-1

Brooklyn

5-3

.625

(48-39)

9

Furillo

.414

Furillo

.312

Snider

21

Newcombe

13-5

Chicago

5-3

.625

(39-46)

7

Banks

.313

Banks

.287

Banks

22

Rush

8-3

Pittsburgh

3-3

.500

(40-45)

5

Virdon

.379

Clemente

.299

Long

19

Friend

12-8

Philadelphia

4-5

.444

(40-49)

6

Valo

.316

Ashburn

.296

Ennis
Lopata

17
17

Haddix

8-3

St. Louis

1-5

.167

(42-45)

5

Musial

.423

Musial

.334

Boyer

20

Mizell

9-7

New York

1-6

.143

(31-52)

6

Brandt

.409

Schoendienst

.312

Mays

15

Antonelli

9-9

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Cleveland

5-2

.714

(50-37)

6

Wertz

.484

Wertz

.301

Wertz

23

Wynn

11-5

Boston

5-3

.625

(49-39)

9

Piersall

.433

Williams

.371

Jensen

11

Brewer

13-3

Washington

3-2

.600

(36-55)

7

Yost

.500

Courtney

.330

Sievers

18

Ramos
Stobbs

7-7
7-7

New York

4-3

.571

(61-29)

5

Mantle

.455

Mantle

.371

Mantle

32

Ford

12-4

Baltimore

3-4

.429

(40-48)

5

Francona

.471

Kell

.321

Nieman

9

Moore

7-6

Detroit

3-4

.429

(39-49)

3

Boone

.375

Maxwell

.352

Maxwell

17

Hoeft

11-8

Chicago

2-4

.333

(45-39)

3

Fox

.500

Minoso

.301

Doby

9

Pierce

14-4

Kansas City

2-5

.286

(32-56)

3

Power

.529

Power

.306

Lopez
Simpson

13
13

Kellner

7-3

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to July 22)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Bailey, Cin, .344

Campanella, Bkn, .212

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .371

Gardner, Balt, .213

Home run hitters (NL)

Kluszewski, Cin, 24
(1 per 13 AB)

Kazanski, Phil, 1
(per 292 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 32
(1 per 10 AB)

Miranda, Balt, 1
(per 286 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Lawrence, Cin, 13-1

Hacker, Chi, 2-8

Pitching (AL)

Brewer Bos 13-3

Herriage, KC, 1-9

ERA (NL)

Kaiser Chi 2.09

Rogovin, Phil, 5.64

ERA (NL)

Ford NY 2.25

Wiesler, Wash, 6.30

Complete games (NL)

Roberts Phil 13
(in 21 starts)

Law Pitt 1
(in 18 starts)

Complete games (AL)

Ford, NY, 13
(in 18 starts)

Stone, Wash, 1
(in 13 starts)

Team HR (NL)

Cincinnati, 127

Philadelphia, 70

Team HR (AL)

New York, 118

Baltimore, 49

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati, 446

New York, 290

Team runs (AL)

New York, 519

Baltimore, 325

Team hits (NL)

St. Louis, 847

New York, 671

Team hits (AL)

Boston 855

Baltimore, 706

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted in

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Boyer, St L (.319)

62

46

108

Musial, St L (.334)

53

55

108

Aaron, Mil (.336)

60

42

102

Kluszewski, Cin (.278)

55

10

95

Robinson, Cin (.299)

68

25

93

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.371)

80

50

130

Kaline, Det (.284)

55

50

105

Philley, Chi (.258)

50

53

103

Simpson, KC (.289)

47

54

101

Wertz, Clev (.301)

48

51

99

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Robinson, Cin, .299

Berberet, Wash, .303

Home runs

Robinson, Cin, 21

Colavito, Clev, 5
Francona, Balt, 5

RBI

Robinson, Cin, 46

Buddin, Bos, 32

Pitching

Valentinetti, Chi, 5-1

Sisler, Bos, 4-4

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)