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September 30, 1956

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (9/17—9/23)

Season

Homers Week

Week

Batting Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Pittsburgh

3-1

.750

(65-83)

2

Virdon

.389

Virdon

.321

Long

27

Friend

16-16

Cincinnati

6-3

.667

(89-62)

15

Post

.371

Bailey

.302

Robinson

38

Lawrence

19-10

New York

6-3

.667

(64-86)

6

White

.345

Schoendienst

.302

Mays

35

Antonelli

18-13

Milwaukee

4-3

.571

(90-60)

7

Logan

.333

Aaron

.325

Adcock

37

Buhl

18-8

Philadelphia

3-4

.429

(69-80)

6

Jones

.385

Ashburn

.304

Lopata

32

Haddix

13-7

Brooklyn

2-3

.400

(88-59)

9

Snider

.435

Gilliam

.302

Snider

39

Newcombe

26-6

Chicago

2-5

.286

(58-91)

5

Drake

.438

Banks

.295

Banks

27

Rush

13-9

St. Louis

1-5

.167

(73-75)

6

Musial

.450

Musial

.311

Boyer

26

Dickson

13-10

Musial

26

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Cleveland

5-1

.833

(85-64)

5

Rosen

.391

Rosen

.276

Wertz

32

Score

19-9

Wynn

19-9

New York

3-1

.750

(95-53)

3

Mantle

.571

Mantle

.356

Mantle

51

Ford

19-5

Detroit

3-2

.600

(78-70)

6

Kaline

.500

Kuenn

.332

Kaline

26

Lary

20-13

Maxwell

26

Baltimore

3-2

.600

(65-83)

4

Triandos

.444

Nieman

.318

Triandos

21

Moore

12-7

Kansas City

4-3

.571

(50-99)

5

Power

.300

Power

.315

Simpson

21

Ditmar

12-21

Chicago

3-3

.500

(83-65)

7

Lollar

.545

Minoso

.314

Doby

21

Pierce

20-9

Boston

1-4

.200

(80-69)

2

Jensen

.444

Williams

.350

Williams

23

Brewer

19-9

Washington

0-6

.000

(58-91)

1

Killebrew

.263

Runnels

.308

Sievers

29

Stobbs

15-14

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to Sept. 23)

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Aaron, Mil, .325

Hoak, Chi, .212

Batting (AL)

Mantle, N.Y., .356

Miranda, Balt, .216

Home run hitters (NL)

Snider, Bkn, 39 (1 per 13 AB)

Schoendienst, NY, 1 (per 472 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY, 51 (1 per 10 AB)

Thompson, KC, 1 (per 266 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Newcombe, Bkn, 26-6

Hacker, Chi, 3-13

Pitching (AL)

Ford, NY, 19-5

Herriage, KC, 1-13

ERA (NL)

Burdette, Mil, 2.76

Hacker, Chi, 4.80

ERA (AL)

Score, Clev, 2.51

Pascual, Wash, 5.92

Complete games (NL)

Roberts, Phil, 20 (in 35 starts)

Schmidt, St L, 2 (in 21 starts)

Complete games (AL)

Pierce, Chi, 21 (in 32 starts)

Herriage, KC, 1 (in 16 starts)

Team HR (NL)

Cincinnati, 220

Pittsburgh, 107

Team HR (AL)

New York, 184

Baltimore, 89

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati, 761

New York, 518

Team runs (AL)

New York, 826

Baltimore, 549

Team hits (NL)

St. Louis, 1,388

New York, 1,225

Team hits (AL)

Detroit, 1,430

Baltimore, 1,189

RUNS PRODUCED

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted in

Total runs Produced

Aaron, Mil (.325)

105

65

170

Robinson, Cin (.290)

120

45

165

Snider, Bkn (.287)

106

56

162

Musial, St. L (.311)

82

79

161

Kluszewski, Cin (.302)

91

67

158

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.356)

131

76

207

Kaline, Det (.313)

91

97

188

Minoso, Chi (.314)

101

66

167

Berra, NY (.301)

90

74

164

Kuenn, Det (.332)

90

73

163

THE ROOKIES

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Brandt, NY, .293

Skizas, KC, .314

Home Runs

Robinson, Cin, 38

Colavito, Clev, 20

RBIs

Robinson, Cin, 83

Colavito, Clev, 61

Pitching

Phillips, Mil, 5-2

Sisler, Bos, 7-8

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)