Season Information
Team Name
1956 New York Yankees
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
97-57 (.630)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 1 / 1
Runs For/Against
857 / 631   Diff: +226
Playoffs
Won World Series (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
Won World Series (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
WS vs BRO (W 4-3)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
2
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1956 New York Yankees Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    9Hank Bauer339OF-C6-0192RR1922-07-31East St. Louis,IL
    MLB1948-19611948-19610.000US
    8Yogi Berra3111C-OF5-8194LR1925-05-12St. Louis,MO
    MLB1946-19651946-19650.000US
    23Tommy Byrne3612P6-1182LL1919-12-31Baltimore,MD
    MLB1943-19571943-19570.000US
    6Andy Carey2453B-SS6-1195RR1931-10-18Oakland,CA
    MLB1952-19621952-19620.000US
    40Tom Carroll192SS-3B6-3186RR1936-09-17Jamaica,NY
    MLB1955-19591955-19590.000US
    41Bob Cerv306OF-1B6-0200RR1926-05-05Lincoln,NE
    MLB1951-19621951-19620.000US
    52Jim Coates231P6-4192RR1932-08-04Farnham,VA
    MLB1956-19671956-19670.000US
    42Jerry Coleman3182B-SS6-0170RR1924-09-14San Jose,CA
    MLB1949-19571949-19570.000US
    30Rip Coleman242P6-2185LL1931-07-31Troy,NY
    MLB1955-19601955-19600.000US
    15Joe Collins3391B-OF6-0185LL1922-12-03Scranton,PA
    MLB1948-19571948-19570.000US
    21Sonny Dixon314P6-2205BR1924-11-05Charlotte,NC
    MLB1953-19561953-19560.000US
    16Whitey Ford275P5-10181LL1928-10-21New York,NY
    MLB1950-19671950-19670.000US
    55Bob Grim263P6-1185RR1930-03-08New York,NY
    MLB1954-19621954-19620.000US
    32Elston Howard272C-OF6-2200RR1929-02-23St. Louis,MO
    MLB1955-19681955-19680.000US
    20Billy Hunter284SS-2B6-0180RR1928-06-04Punxsutawney,PA
    MLB1953-19581953-19580.000US
    21Jim Konstanty3911P6-1202RR1917-03-02Strykersville,NY
    MLB1944-19561944-19560.000US
    53Johnny Kucks222P6-3184RR1933-07-27Hoboken,NJ
    MLB1955-19601955-19600.000US
    18Don Larsen264P-OF6-4227RR1929-08-07Michigan City,IN
    MLB1953-19671953-19670.000US
    11Jerry Lumpe2312B-3B6-2185LR1933-06-02Lincoln,MO
    MLB1956-19671956-19670.000US
    7Mickey Mantle246OF-1B5-11198BR1931-10-20Spavinaw,OK
    MLB1951-19681951-19680.000US
    1Billy Martin2862B-SS5-11165RR1928-05-16Berkeley,CA
    MLB1950-19611950-19610.000US
    22Mickey McDermott279P-1B6-2170LL1928-08-29Poughkeepsie,NY
    MLB1948-19611948-19610.000US
    12Gil McDougald2862B-3B6-1180RR1928-05-19San Francisco,CA
    MLB1951-19601951-19600.000US
    28Tom Morgan265P6-2195RR1930-05-20El Monte,CA
    MLB1951-19631951-19630.000US
    25Irv Noren317OF-1B6-0190LL1924-11-29Jamestown,NY
    MLB1950-19601950-19600.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    17Bobby Richardson2022B-3B5-9170RR1935-08-19Sumter,SC
    MLB1955-19661955-19660.000US
    10Phil Rizzuto3813SS-2B5-6160RR1917-09-25Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1941-19561941-19560.000US
    36Eddie Robinson35121B6-2210LR1920-12-15Paris,TX
    MLB1942-19571942-19570.000US
    36Norm Siebern2211B-OF6-3205LR1933-07-26St. Louis,MO
    MLB1956-19681956-19680.000US
    29Charlie Silvera319C-3B5-10175RR1924-10-13San Francisco,CA
    MLB1948-19571948-19570.000US
    45Lou Skizas241OF-3B5-11175RR1932-06-02Chicago,IL
    MLB1956-19591956-19590.000US
    14Bill Skowron2531B-3B5-11195RR1930-12-18Chicago,IL
    MLB1954-19671954-19670.000US
    17Enos Slaughter4016OF5-9192LR1916-04-27Roxboro,NC
    MLB1938-19591938-19590.000US
    24Gerry Staley3510P6-0195RR1920-08-21Brush Prairie,WA
    MLB1947-19611947-19610.000US
    47Tom Sturdivant262P6-1186LR1930-04-28Gordon,KS
    MLB1955-19641955-19640.000US
    21Ralph Terry201P6-3195RR1936-01-09Big Cabin,OK
    MLB1956-19671956-19670.000US
    19Bob Turley255P6-2215RR1930-09-19Troy,IL
    MLB1951-19631951-19630.000US
    39George Wilson303OF-1B6-1185LR1925-08-30Cherryville,NC
    MLB1952-19561952-19560.000US
    38 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system