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September 09, 1956

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This Week (8/27-9/2)

Batting

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Cincinnati

5-0

1.000

(77-53)

6

Temple

.368

Kluszewski

.314

Robinson

35

Lawrence

17-8

Milwaukee

5-1

.833

(80-49)

9

Mathews

.400

Aaron

.322

Adcock
Mathews

34
34

Buhl

16-5

Pittsburgh

4-2

.667

(57-74)

3

Groat

.385

Virdon

.314

Long

25

Friend

15-13

Brooklyn

5-4

.556

(77-53)

11

Gilliam

.275

Gilliam

.303

Snider

37

Newcombe

22-6

Philadelphia

3-3

.500

(60-67)

6

Hemus

.318

Ashburn

.297

Lopata

29

Haddix

12-5

New York

2-5

.286

(52-76)

7

Brandt

.333

Schoendienst

.316

Mays

27

Antonelli

14-13

Chicago

2-5

.286

(51-78)

8

Moryn

.400

Banks

.302

Banks

26

Rush

12-7

St. Louis

0-6

.000

(63-67)

5

Katt

.350

Moon

.325

Musial

23

Dickson

11-9

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Detroit

4-1

.800

(64-65)

2

Kuenn

.391

Kuenn

.330

Kaline

25

Hoeft

16-12

New York

3-2

.600

(83-48)

6

Bauer

.421

Mantle

.362

Mantle

47

Ford

15-5

Baltimore

3-2

.600

(58-70)

7

Nieman

.474

Nieman

.334

Triandos

15

Moore

11-6

Chicago

4-3

.571

(71-57)

6

Minoso

.360

Fox

.305

Doby

16

Pierce

18-7

Cleveland

3-3

.500

(74-54)

5

Carrasquel

.360

Rosen

.277

Wertz

25

Score
Wynn

15-8
15-8

Washington

3-3

.500

(54-74)

5

Sievers

.368

Runnels

.310

Lemon
Sievers

26
26

Stobbs

14-10

Boston

2-3

.400

(69-59)

7

Jensen

.444

Williams

.344

Jensen
Williams

18
18

Brewer

17-7

Kansas City

0-5

.000

(41-87)

1

Lopez

.400

Power

.297

Simpson

19

Kellner

7-4

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to Sept. 2)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Moon, St L, .325

Kazanski, Phil, .213

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .362

Miranda, Balt, .219

Home run hitters (NL)

Snider, Bkn., 37 (1 per 12 AB)

Schoendienst, NY, 1 (per 389 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 47 (1 per 10 AB)

Thompson, KC, 1 (per 246 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Newcombe, Bkn, 22-6

Hacker, Chi, 2-12

Pitching (AL)

Ford, NY, 15-5

Herriage, KC, 1-13

ERA(NL)

Burdette, Mil, 2.39

Gomez, NY, 4.92

ERA (AL)

Ford, NY, 2.64

Pascual, Wash, 5.76

Complete games (NL)

Roberts, Phil, 17 (in 31 starts)

Schmidt, St L, 2 (in 21 starts)

Complete games (AL)

Lemon, Cleve, 18 (in 30 starts)

Herriage, KC, 1 (in 16 starts)

Team HR (NL)

Cincinnati, 192

Pittsburgh, 93

Team HR (AL)

New York, 167

Baltimore, 78

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati, 657

New York, 433

Team runs (AL)

New York, 732

Baltimore, 490

Team hits(NL)

St Louis, 1227

New York, 1038

Team hits (AL)

Detroit, 1227

Baltimore, 1044

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted In

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Robinson, Cin (.296)

110

40

150

Aaron, Mil (.322)

93

56

149

Kluszewski, Cin (.314)

85

62

147

Musial, St L (.307)

70

73

143

Snider, Bkn (.285)

97

46

143

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.362)

113

71

184

Kaline, Det (.315)

78

86

164

Minoso, Chi (.304)

87

58

145

Simpson, KC (.285)

67

74

141

Sievers, Wash (.257)

81

59

140

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Robinson, Cin, .296

Skizas, KC, .328

Home Runs

Robinson, Cin, 35

Colavito, Clev, 17

RBI

Robinson, Cin, 75

Colavito, Clev, 52

Pitching

Valentinetti, Chi, 6-3

Sisler, Bos, 6-7

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)