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Friday August 24,1956This date in baseball
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Neil Fiala celebrated a birthday on this date.
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
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Games on 1956-08-24

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers4Baltimore Orioles1BoxBilly HoeftConnie Johnson(none)
Cleveland Indians5Boston Red Sox3BoxMike GarciaTom Brewer(none)
Chicago White Sox0New York Yankees2BoxJohnny KucksJack Harshman(none)
Kansas City Athletics8Washington Senators I4BoxBobby ShantzPedro Ramos(none)
New York Giants5Chicago Cubs4BoxHoyt WilhelmRuss MeyerDick Littlefield
Brooklyn Dodgers6Cincinnati Reds4BoxSal MaglieLarry JansenDon Bessent
Philadelphia Phillies1Milwaukee Braves6BoxWarren SpahnRobin Roberts(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals6BoxMurry DicksonFred Waters(none)

Standings at end of 1956 season.

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