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1956 AMERICAN LEAGUE REVIEW

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An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, leaderboards, player registers and much more.
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RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
1Mickey MantleOF DeceasedNY Yankees15053313218822552130101112992144.353.464.7051169
2Minnie MinosoOF RetiredChi White Sox151545106172291121881268640234710.316.425.525950
3Al KalineOF RetiredDetroit1536179619432102712871705511410.314.383.530913
4Jackie JensenOF DeceasedBoston1515788018223112097113894311423.315.405.497902
5Harvey KuennOF-SS DeceasedDetroit14659196196327128895553430811.332.387.470857
6Charlie MaxwellOF RetiredDetroit1415009616314328871179742385.326.414.534948
7Yogi BerraC RetiredNY Yankees14052193155292301053265295158.298.378.534912
8Nellie Fox2B DeceasedChi White Sox15464910919220104528444141013519.296.347.376723
9Roy Sievers1B-OF RetiredWashington152550921392722995001008850412.253.370.467837
10Eddie Yost3B DeceasedWashington15251594119172115385151828918.231.412.336748
11Jim PiersallOF RetiredBoston155601911764061487775848191219.293.350.449799
12Ted WilliamsOF DeceasedBoston136400711382822482001023910013.345.479.6051084
13Vic WertzOF-1B DeceasedCleveland13648165127220321060075875078.264.364.509873
14Jim LemonOF DeceasedWashington1465387714621112796246513822612.271.349.502851
15Harry SimpsonOF-1B DeceasedKC Athletics1415437615922112110523478211519.293.347.490837
16Larry DobyOF DeceasedChi White Sox1405048913522324102011021054457.268.392.466858
17Ray Boone3B-SS DeceasedDetroit13148177148146258100774632513.308.403.518921
18Al SmithOF-3B DeceasedCleveland14152687144265167163847282615.274.378.433811
19Pete Runnels1B-2B DeceasedWashington1475787217929987655586424418.310.372.433805
20Bill Skowron1B DeceasedNY Yankees13446478143216239044506062116.308.382.528910
21Bob NiemanOF DeceasedChi White Sox1440312102401440004.300.364.475839
  OF DeceasedBaltimore11438860125206126415865901310.322.442.497939
22Hector LopezOF-3B RetiredKC Athletics15156191153273186945637338413.273.347.428775
23Billy KlausSS-3B DeceasedBoston135520911412957591090431637.271.378.387765
24Luis AparicioSS RetiredChi White Sox15253369142196356214346311419.266.311.341652
25Jim RiveraOF RetiredChi White Sox13949176125235126620949753663.255.322.395717
RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
26Hank BauerOF DeceasedNY Yankees14753996130187268442597227511.241.316.445761
27Sherm LollarC DeceasedChi White Sox136450551322821175205334162619.293.383.438821
28Gil McDougald2B-3B RetiredNY Yankees1204387913613313563868593725.311.405.443848
29Vic Power1B DeceasedKC Athletics1275307716421514632224161315.309.340.447787
30Bobby Avila2B DeceasedCleveland138513741151421054174706858112.224.323.318641
31Whitey HerzogOF RetiredWashington117421491031374358535740815.245.302.337639
32Mickey Vernon1B DeceasedBoston11940367125284158410574072212.310.403.511914
33Billy Martin2B DeceasedNY Yankees121458761212459497330563858.264.310.397707
34Chico CarrasquelSS DeceasedCleveland141474601151517480452616939.243.323.323646
35Billy Gardner2B RetiredBaltimore14451553119162115055295378115.231.281.334615
36Tito FranconaOF-1B RetiredBaltimore1394456211516495711551601036.258.334.373707
37Gus TriandosC DeceasedBaltimore13145247126181218800487323421.279.348.462810
38Willy MirandaSS DeceasedBaltimore148461381001642343646730518.217.287.282569
39George Kell3B RetiredChi White Sox21807255011100860213.312.371.412783
  3B RetiredBaltimore102345459017283701253131248.261.313.391704
40Don BuddinSS DeceasedBoston114377499024053720656242614.239.352.342694
41Andy Carey3B RetiredNY Yankees132422541001827509645532659.237.310.339649
42Clint CourtneyC DeceasedWashington10128331852035440520109139.300.362.445807
43Al Rosen3B RetiredCleveland12141664111182156113584400713.267.351.428779
44Lou BerberetC DeceasedWashington952072554634270046333007.261.402.377779
45Fred Hatfield3B-2B RetiredChi White Sox1063214684917331037368347.262.349.361710
  3B-2B RetiredDetroit81223000200211000.250.400.250650
46Dave PhilleyOF DeceasedChi White Sox8627944741424471328271269.265.328.373701
  OF DeceasedBaltimore321171324421173118130017.205.309.299608
47Frank Bolling2B RetiredDetroit102366531032177456242512754.281.354.434788
48Billy Goodman2B-1B DeceasedBoston105399611172282380340220723.293.356.404760
49Wayne Belardi1B DeceasedDetroit791542443316150015138114.279.371.429800
50Ted Lepcio2B-3B RetiredBoston83284347410015511330773224.261.335.454789
RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
51Al PilarcikOF DeceasedKC Athletics6923928601014229230320212.251.333.351684
52Bill TuttleOF DeceasedDetroit1405466113822496554384814318.253.301.357658
53Red WilsonC DeceasedDetroit7822832661227382142180356.289.393.452845
54Earl Torgeson1B DeceasedDetroit11731861849312426478470135.264.406.425831
55Jim BusbyOF DeceasedCleveland13549472116173125083434745013.235.301.354655
56Sammy WhiteC DeceasedBoston114392289615254421354002418.245.304.332636
57Mike GarciaP DeceasedCleveland3561171003003101822.115.164.131295
58Gene WoodlingOF DeceasedCleveland10031756831708382669293736.262.395.391786
59Joe DeMaestriSS RetiredKC Athletics133434411011616393325733338.233.277.316593
60Herb Plews2B-3B RetiredWashington9125624691071251226401026.270.337.375712
61Walt Dropo1B RetiredChi White Sox125361429613185210375135615.266.334.374708
62Dick WilliamsOF-3B DeceasedBaltimore8735345101184113755304007010.286.342.453795
63Ike DelockP RetiredBoston4829231002002110700.103.161.138299
64Eddie Robinson1B RetiredKC Athletics751721334512120026202117.198.308.273581
  1B RetiredNY Yankees26547121051101533000.222.323.519842
65Rocky ColavitoOF RetiredCleveland101322558911421650149462434.276.372.531903
66Jim HeganC DeceasedCleveland12231542701526341149540408.222.327.340667
67Elston HowardC-OF DeceasedNY Yankees9829035768353401213012211.262.312.362674
68Billy PierceP RetiredChi White Sox391026160003003221703.157.189.157346
69Bob CervOF RetiredNY Yankees541151635563250118130113.304.396.530926
70Pete DaleyC RetiredBoston59187225011352910183021011.267.338.439777
71Hal SmithC RetiredBaltimore77229166014031810172212116.262.315.362677
  C RetiredKC Athletics37142153992224113120032.275.284.408692
72Gus ZernialOF DeceasedKC Athletics109272366112016442033664025.224.315.445760
73Phil RizzutoSS DeceasedNY Yankees3152612000630660701.231.310.231541
74Karl OlsonOF RetiredWashington106313347710242211284116513.246.305.329634
75Frank SullivanP RetiredBoston34854121003002210713.141.159.153312


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