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August 05, 1956

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This Week (7/23—7/29)

Batting

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homer Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Brooklyn

6-1

.857

(54-40)

12

Amoros

.435

Furillo

.306

Snider

25

Newcombe

15-5

St. Louis

4-2

.667

(46-47)

5

Boyer

.385

Musial

.325

Boyer

21

Mizell

10-8

Cincinnati

5-3

.625

(56-39)

6

Kluszewski

.500

Bailey

.320

Kluszewski

25

Lawrence

15-2

Milwaukee

3-2

.600

(56-34)

8

Logan

.412

Aaron

.338

Adcock

22

Buhl

13-4

Philadelphia

3-2

.600

(43-51)

5

Jones

.421

Ashburn

.294

Lopata

19

Haddix

8-3

Pittsburgh

3-5

.375

(43-50)

6

E. O'Brien

.333

Clemente

.299

Long

22

Friend

12-9

New York

1-5

.167

(32-57)

4

Schoendienst

.458

Schoendienst

.326

Mays

16

Antonelli

9-10

Chicago

1-6

.143

(40-52)

2

Banks

.500

Banks

.307

Banks

23

Rush

9-4

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Cleveland

6-1

.857

(56-38)

6

Hegan

.375

Rosen

.298

Wertz

24

Wynn

12-5

New York

5-1

.833

(66-30)

12

Skowron

.469

Mantle

.370

Mantle

32

Ford

13-4

Boston

4-3

.571

(53-42)

2

Vernon

.444

Williams

.361

Jensen
Gernert

11
11

Brewer

14-3

Detroit

4-4

.500

(43-53)

11

House

.500

Maxwell
Kuenn

.342
.342

Maxwell

19

Hoeft

12-9

Chicago

3-5

.375

(48-44)

7

Philley

.381

Fox

.299

Doby

12

Pierce

16-4

Baltimore

3-5

.375

(43-55)

7

Kell

.323

Kell

.321

Gardner
Nieman
Triandos

9
9
9

Moore

7-6

Washington

2-5

.286

(38-60)

3

Valdivielso

.333

Courtney

.332

Sievers

19

Stobbs

8-8

Kansas City

2-5

.286

(34-61)

7

Skizas

.419

Power

.316

Simpson

15

Kellner

7-4

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to July 29)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Aaron, Mil, .338

Campanella, Bkn, .211

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .370

Gardner, Balt, .217

Home run hitters (NL)

Kluszewski, Cin, 25 (1 per 13 AB)
Snider, Bkn, 25 (1 per 14 AB)

Kazanski, Phil, 1 (per 299 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 32 (1 per 10 ½ AB)

Miranda, Balt, 1 (per 313 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Lawrence, Cin, 15-2

Law, Pitt, 3-12

Pitching (AL)

Brewer, Bos, 14-3

Herriage, KC, 1-9

ERA(NL)

Buhl, Mil, 2.64

Hacker, Chi. 5.40

ERA(AL)

Ford, NY, 2.17

Wiesler, Wash, 6.38

Complete games (NL)

Roberts, Phil, 13 (in 22 starts)

Law, Pitt, 1 (in 19 starts)

Complete games (AL)

Ford, NY, 14 (in 19 starts)

Herriage, KC, 1 (in 13 starts)

Team HR (NL)

Cincinnati, 138

Philadelphia, 75

Team HR (AL)

New York, 130

Baltimore, 56

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati, 479

New York, 307

Team runs (AL)

New York, 571

Baltimore, 366

Team hits(NL)

St. Louis, 911

New York, 725

Team hits (AL)

Boston, 938

Baltimore, 774

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted In

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Boyer, St L (.324)

65

52

117

Musial, St L (.325)

55

59

114

Aaron, Mil (.338)

65

45

110

Kluszewski, Cin (.298)

61

44

105

Robinson, Cin (.298)

73

28

101

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.370)

85

51

136

Kaline, Det (.289)

59

53

112

Simpson, KC (.288)

51

61

112

Philley, Chi (.265)

52

55

107

Wertz, Clev (.289)

52

54

106

Piersall, Bos (.300)

66

40

106

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Robinson, Cin, .298

Berberet, Wash, .302

Home runs

Robinson, Cin, 24

Francona, Balt, 8

RBI

Robinson, Cin, 52

Francona, Balt, 40

Pitching

Valentinetti, Chi, 5-1

Sisler, Bos, 4-5

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)