Season Information
Team Name
1956 Kansas City Athletics
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
52-102 (.338)   GBL: -45
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
8 / 8 / 16
Runs For/Against
619 / 831   Diff: -212
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
 
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
8
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2019
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1956 MLB Franchise and Minor League Affiliates

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YearTeam NameLeagueDivisionLevelGWLWPctGBLRfRaDiffRankLgRankAttendanceAtt RankManagerBallparkPlayoffs
1956Kansas City AthleticsAmerican League-MLB15452102.33845619831-212881,015,1548Lou BoudreauMunicipal Stadiumdnq
1 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division G Games Played (or Pitched) W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Att Rank Attendance rank within the league Manager Manager(s) for this team Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season Playoffs Playoff participation description.

Organizational Roster for 1956 Kansas City Athletics

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    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Joe AstrothCRR33MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    B
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mike BaxesSS-2BRR25MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Clete Boyer3BRR19MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Bill BradfordPRR34MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    George BrunetPRL21MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Wally BurnettePRR27MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Moe BurtschyPRR34MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    C
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Art CeccarelliPRL26MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Glenn CoxPRR25MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Walt CraddockPRL24MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Jack CrimianPRR30MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    D
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Joe DeMaestriSSRR27MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Art DitmarPRR27MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Carl DuserPLL23MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    F
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jim Finigan3B-2BRR27MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    G
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Joe GinsbergCLR29MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)BAL
    Tom GormanPRR31MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Johnny GrothOFRR29MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    H
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Bill HarringtonPRR28MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Troy HerriagePRR25MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    J
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Spook Jacobs2BRR30MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)PIT
    K
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Alex KellnerPRL31MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Lou KretlowPRR35MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    L
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Tom LasordaPLL28MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Hector LopezOF-3BRR26MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    M
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jack McMahanPRL23MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)PIT, PIT
    Dave MeltonOFRR27MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    P
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Al PilarcikOFLL25MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Jim PisoniOFRR26MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Rance Pless1B-3BRR30MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Arnie PortocarreroPRR24MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Vic Power1BRR28MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    R
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Bill RennaOFRR31MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Eddie Robinson1BLR35MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)NYA
    S
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jose SantiagoPRR27MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Bobby ShantzPRL30MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Harry SimpsonOF-1BLR30MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    Lou SkizasOF-3BRR24MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)NYA
    Enos SlaughterOFLR40MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)NYA
    Hal SmithCRR25MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)BAL
    Bob SpicerPLR31MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    T
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Tim ThompsonCLR32MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    V
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Elmer ValoOFLR35MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)PHI
    Z
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Gus ZernialOFRR33MLBKansas City Athletics (MLB)---
    44 record(s)
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    Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Ba Bats Th Throws Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. HiLvl Highest Level Reached