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Saturday June 23,1956This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1956 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1956-06-23

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees0Chicago White Sox2BoxJim WilsonBob Grim(none)
Washington Senators I8Cleveland Indians9BoxRay NarleskiPedro Ramos(none)
Boston Red Sox6Kansas City Athletics3BoxMel ParnellTom GormanIke Delock
Cincinnati Reds6Brooklyn Dodgers7BoxClem LabineHersh Freeman(none)
Milwaukee Braves2New York Giants1BoxWarren SpahnJohnny AntonelliErnie Johnson
St. Louis Cardinals3Philadelphia Phillies8BoxHarvey HaddixDon Liddle(none)
Chicago Cubs9Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJim DavisRoy Face(none)

Standings at end of 1956 season.

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Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Spook Jacobs2B30.231Traded by Athletics to Pirates for Curt Roberts and Jack McMahan. 
Jack McMahanP23.336Traded by Pirates with Curt Roberts to Athletics for Spook Jacobs. 
Curt Roberts2B26.311Traded by Pirates with Jack McMahan to Athletics for Spook Jacobs.