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September 16, 1956

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (9/3-9/9)

Batting

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

St. Louis

4-0

1.000

(68-68)

1

Musial

.360

Moon

.320

Musial

23

Dickson

12-9

Brooklyn

4-1

.800

(82-55)

5

Amoros

.316

Gilliam

.302

Snider

38

Newcomb

23-6

New York

3-3

.500

(56-80)

5

Mays

.355

Schoendienst

.316

Mays

30

Antonelli

15-13

Cincinnati

2-3

.400

(80-57)

6

Grammas

.438

Kluszewski

.307

Robinson

37

Lawrence

18-9

Pittsburgh

2-3

.400

(60-78)

6

Virdon

.406

Virdon

.320

Long

26

Friend

15-15

Chicago

2-3

.400

(54-82)

8

Moryn

.448

Banks

.301

Banks

27

Rush

12-8

Milwaukee

2-4

.333

(83-54)

6

Aaron

.424

Aaron

.328

Adcock

35

Buhl

16-7

Philadelphia

2-4

.333

(63-72)

4

Jones

.370

Ashburn

.297

Lopata

30

Haddix

12-6

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Chicago

4-1

.800

(76-59)

11

Doby

.391

Minoso

.305

Doby

18

Pierce

19-7

Detroit

4-1

.800

(69-67)

11

Boone

.467

Kuenn

.336

Kaline
Maxwell

25
25

Hoeft

17-12

New York

3-1

.750

(88-49)

7

Berra

.417

Mantle

.355

Mantle

47

Ford

17-5

Boston

4-2

.667

(75-61)

7

Daley

.421

Williams

.344

Williams

19

Brewer

19-7

Washington

3-3

.500

(57-79)

3

Runnels

.419

Runnels

.317

Sievers

27

Stobbs

15-11

Cleveland

1-4

.200

(76-59)

5

Pope

.294

Smith

.274

Wertz

27

Score
Wynn

16-9
16-9

Kansas City

1-4

.200

(43-92)

2

Simpson

.500

Power

.307

Simpson

19

Kellner

7-4

Baltimore

1-5

.167

(59-77)

2

Gardner

.333

Nieman

.331

Triandos

15

Moore

11-6

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to Sept. 9)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Aaron, Mil, .328

Spencer, NY, .212

Batting (AL)

Mantle, NY, .355

Miranda, Bait, .217

Home run hitters (NL)

Snider, Bkn, 38 (1 per 13 AB)

Schoendienst, NY, 1 (per 421 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 47 (1 per 10 AB)

Thompson, KC, 1 (per 251 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Newcombe, Bkn, 23-6

Hacker, Chi, 2-12

Pitching (AL)

Ford, NY, 17-5

Herriage, KC, 1-13

ERA(NL)

Burdette, Mil, 2.37

Hacker, Chi, 4.86

ERA(AL)

Ford, NY, 2.58

Wiesler, Wash, 6.92

Complete game (NL)

Roberts, Phil, 18 (in 32 starts)

Schmidt, St L, 2 (in 21 starts)

Complete game (AL)

Lemon, Clev, 19 (in 35 starts)

Herriage, KC, 1 (in 16 starts)

Team HR(NL)

Cincinnati, 198

Pittsburgh, 99

Team HR (AL)

New York, 174

Baltimore, 80

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati, 691

New York, 459

Team runs (AL)

New York, 771

Baltimore, 509

Team hits(NL)

St. Louis, 1,252

New York, 1,107

Team hits (AL)

Boston, 1,302

Baltimore, 1,099

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted In

Total Runs Produced

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Aaron, Mil (.328)

101

59

160

Kluszewski, Cin (.307)

90

65

155

Robinson, Cin (.294)

113

42

155

Musial, St L (.310)

74

75

149

Snider, Bkn (.284)

101

48

149

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.355)

117

71

188

Kaline, Det (.307)

82

89

171

Minoso, Chi (.305)

92

62

154

Kuenn, Det (.336)

82

67

149

Doby, Chi (.260)

76

72

148

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Robinson, Cin, .294

Skizas, KC, .317

Home Runs

Robinson, Cin, 37

Colavito, Clev. 18

RBIs

Robinson, Cin, 79

Colavito, Clev, 54

Pitching

Valentinetti, Chi, 6-4

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)