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1956 NEW YORK GIANTS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  New York,NY
Team Record:  67-87   .435
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Bill Rigney
General Manager:   Chub Feeney
Stadium:  Polo Grounds
Attendance:  629,179
Playoffs:  -

New York Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Marv Grissom (38)
Youngest Player:  Mike McCormick (17)
Longest Tenure:  Whitey Lockman (11)
Top Hitter:  Willie Mays (4)
Top Pitcher:  Johnny Antonelli (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  81.78%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9361.604--
Milwaukee9262.5971.0
Cincinnati9163.5912.0
St. Louis7678.49417.0
Philadelphia7183.46122.0
NY Giants6787.43526.0
Pittsburgh6688.42927.0
Chi Cubs6094.39033.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNY1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-04-17vs PIT1W  4-3-12,790 Johnny AntonelliBob FriendJohnny AntonelliBob Friend 431
1956-04-18vs PIT2W  5-4-2,493 Ruben GomezDick LittlefieldWindy McCallVern Law 972
1956-04-19vs PIT3L  2-3-1,922 Al WorthingtonRon KlineRon KlineAl Worthington 11101
1956-04-20@ PHI4L  1-2-25,194Jim HearnHerm WehmeierJack MeyerHoyt Wilhelm 12120
1956-04-22@ PHI5L  1-3-0Johnny AntonelliRobin RobertsRobin RobertsJohnny Antonelli 1315-2
1956-04-22@ PHI6W  9-7-24,771Ruben GomezCurt SimmonsRuben GomezCurt SimmonsMarv Grissom22220
1956-04-25vs BRO7L  2-7-23,673 Jim HearnCarl ErskineCarl ErskineJim Hearn 2429-5
1956-04-27vs PHI8W  5-3-6,465 Al WorthingtonHerm WehmeierAl WorthingtonHerm Wehmeier 2932-3
1956-04-28vs PHI9L  2-6-0 Johnny AntonelliRobin RobertsRobin RobertsJohnny Antonelli 3138-7
1956-04-29vs PHI10L  4-5-0 Ruben GomezSaul RogovinJack MeyerHoyt Wilhelm 3543-8
1956-04-29vs PHI11W  8-1-18,689 Ramon MonzantCurt SimmonsRamon MonzantCurt Simmons 4344-1
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNY1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-05-01@ CHN12W  2-1-3,330Jim HearnWarren HackerJim HearnWarren Hacker 45450
1956-05-02@ CHN13W  6-5-2,389Al WorthingtonRuss MeyerJoe MargoneriJim Brosnan 51501
1956-05-04@ MLN14L  2-3-22,266Johnny AntonelliLew BurdetteDave JollyJohnny Antonelli 53530
1956-05-06@ SLN15L  4-5-0Don LiddleHarvey HaddixJackie CollumAl WorthingtonEllis Kinder5758-1
1956-05-06@ SLN16W  5-4-25,466Joe MargoneriVinegar Bend MizellSteve RidzikVinegar Bend MizellHoyt Wilhelm62620
1956-05-07@ SLN17L  3-6-7,229Windy McCallBen FlowersLindy McDanielWindy McCallJackie Collum6568-3
1956-05-08@ CIN18W  5-4-11,314Jim HearnArt FowlerJim HearnArt FowlerDon Liddle7072-2
1956-05-09@ CIN19L  5-6-11,518Johnny AntonelliJoe NuxhallHersh FreemanSteve Ridzik 7578-3
1956-05-11@ BRO20L  4-8-24,431Ruben GomezRoger CraigRoger CraigRuben Gomez 7986-7
1956-05-12@ BRO21L  0-3-17,395Al WorthingtonCarl ErskineCarl ErskineAl Worthington 7989-10
1956-05-13@ BRO22L  4-6-19,309Jim HearnDon NewcombeDon NewcombeJim HearnClem Labine8395-12
1956-05-15vs CHN23W  6-4-3,379 Johnny AntonelliWarren HackerJohnny AntonelliWarren Hacker 8999-10
1956-05-16vs CHN24W  9-3-2,900 Don LiddleBob RushDon LiddleBob Rush 98102-4
1956-05-17vs MLN25L  3-7-9,258 Ruben GomezWarren SpahnWarren SpahnRuben Gomez 101109-8
1956-05-19vs MLN26L  2-3-10,728 Al WorthingtonLew BurdetteLew BurdetteAl Worthington 103112-9
1956-05-20vs SLN27W  2-0-0 Johnny AntonelliDick LittlefieldJohnny AntonelliDick Littlefield 105112-7
1956-05-20vs SLN28W  5-2-21,938 Jim HearnTom PoholskyJim HearnTom PoholskyHoyt Wilhelm110114-4
1956-05-21vs SLN29L  1-4-3,938 Don LiddleVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellDon Liddle 111118-7
1956-05-22vs CIN30L  3-6-4,194 Ruben GomezJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez 114124-10
1956-05-25vs BRO31W  6-5-34,634 Johnny AntonelliDon NewcombeRuben GomezDon Newcombe 120129-9
1956-05-26vs BRO32L  0-6-23,867 Jim HearnRoger CraigRoger CraigJim Hearn 120135-15
1956-05-28@ PHI33L  2-5-10,430Al WorthingtonHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixAl WorthingtonRobin Roberts122140-18
1956-05-30@ PIT34L  4-5-0Johnny AntonelliVern LawRoy FaceWindy McCall 126145-19
1956-05-30@ PIT35W  5-3-27,680Don LiddleLaurin PepperJohnny AntonelliVern Law 131148-17
1956-05-31@ PIT36L  0-3-15,123Jim HearnRon KlineRon KlineJim Hearn 131151-20
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNY1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-06-01@ CIN37W  3-2-18,909Joe MargoneriJoe NuxhallSteve RidzikJoe NuxhallWindy McCall134153-19
1956-06-02@ CIN38L  2-5-6,987Ruben GomezBrooks LawrenceHersh FreemanRuben Gomez 136158-22
1956-06-03@ CIN39L  3-7-0Johnny AntonelliJohnny KlippsteinJohnny KlippsteinJohnny Antonelli 139165-26
1956-06-03@ CIN40W  4-3-27,677Al WorthingtonPaul LaPalmeAl WorthingtonPaul LaPalmeWindy McCall143168-25
1956-06-04@ SLN41L  5-11-10,566Don LiddleVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellDon Liddle 148179-31
1956-06-05@ SLN42L  1-3-11,314Jim HearnWillard SchmidtWillard SchmidtJim Hearn 149182-33
1956-06-06@ SLN43L  2-3-10,960Ruben GomezTom PoholskyEllis KinderHoyt Wilhelm 151185-34
1956-06-08@ MLN44W  7-2-33,360Al WorthingtonRay CroneSteve RidzikRay CroneWindy McCall158187-29
1956-06-09@ MLN45L  0-4-29,952Johnny AntonelliLew BurdetteLew BurdetteJohnny Antonelli 158191-33
1956-06-10@ MLN46W  5-3-34,441Ruben GomezWarren SpahnJohnny AntonelliWarren Spahn 163194-31
1956-06-12@ CHN47L  5-8-9,136Al WorthingtonPaul MinnerPaul MinnerAl WorthingtonTurk Lown168202-34
1956-06-13@ CHN48L  5-6-10,141Jim HearnBob RushBob RushJim HearnTurk Lown173208-35
1956-06-14@ MLN49L  2-5-23,182Ruben GomezWarren SpahnWarren SpahnRuben Gomez 175213-38
1956-06-15vs CIN50W  4-3-11,384 Johnny AntonelliJohnny KlippsteinWindy McCallJohnny Klippstein 179216-37
1956-06-16vs CIN51L  1-3-5,951 Al WorthingtonArt FowlerHersh FreemanAl Worthington 180219-39
1956-06-17vs CIN52W  7-6-0 Jim HearnBrooks LawrenceHoyt WilhelmPaul LaPalme 187225-38
1956-06-17vs CIN53L  0-1-17,507 Ruben GomezJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez 187226-39
1956-06-19vs CHN54W  2-0-7,650 Johnny AntonelliBob RushJohnny AntonelliBob Rush 189226-37
1956-06-20vs CHN55W  4-1-3,511 Al WorthingtonDon KaiserAl WorthingtonDon Kaiser 193227-34
1956-06-22vs MLN56L  1-3-17,626 Ruben GomezRay CroneRay CroneRuben Gomez 194230-36
1956-06-23vs MLN57L  1-2-9,816 Johnny AntonelliWarren SpahnWarren SpahnJohnny AntonelliErnie Johnson195232-37
1956-06-24vs MLN58L  1-7-19,448 Al WorthingtonGene ConleyGene ConleyAl WorthingtonDave Jolly196239-43
1956-06-24vs MLN59L  2-6-0 Steve RidzikLew BurdetteLew BurdetteJim Hearn 198245-47
1956-06-26vs SLN60W  3-0-11,823 Ruben GomezVinegar Bend MizellRuben GomezVinegar Bend Mizell 201245-44
1956-06-27vs SLN61L  0-6-4,852 Johnny AntonelliTom PoholskyTom PoholskyJohnny Antonelli 201251-50
1956-06-28vs BRO62W  6-3-20,202 Al WorthingtonKen LehmanMarv GrissomDon Bessent 207254-47
1956-06-29@ PIT63L  3-6-18,797Jim HearnVern LawVern LawJim HearnRoy Face210260-50
1956-06-30@ PIT64W  6-4-8,111Ruben GomezRon KlineRuben GomezRon KlineHoyt Wilhelm216264-48
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNY1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-07-01@ PIT65W  7-6-23,459Dick LittlefieldLaurin PepperWindy McCallLuis ArroyoMarv Grissom223270-47
1956-07-01@ PIT66W  3-2-0Johnny AntonelliBob FriendJohnny AntonelliBob FriendMarv Grissom226272-46
1956-07-02@ BRO67W  5-2-22,035Al WorthingtonKen LehmanAl WorthingtonKen LehmanHoyt Wilhelm231274-43
1956-07-04vs BRO68L  2-15-0 Ruben GomezDon NewcombeDon NewcombeRuben GomezEd Roebuck233289-56
1956-07-04vs BRO69L  1-6-44,859 Jim HearnDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleJim HearnClem Labine234295-61
1956-07-07vs PIT70W  3-2-0 Johnny AntonelliBob FriendJohnny AntonelliBob FriendHoyt Wilhelm237297-60
1956-07-08vs PIT71W  11-1-0 Ruben GomezVern LawRuben GomezVern Law 248298-50
1956-07-08vs PIT72L  2-5-15,406 Al WorthingtonRon KlineRon KlineAl WorthingtonRoy Face250303-53
1956-07-12@ SLN73L  3-5-14,448Ruben GomezTom PoholskyDon LiddleRuben GomezLarry Jackson253308-55
1956-07-13@ SLN74L  5-7-15,647Johnny AntonelliMurry DicksonJackie CollumHoyt WilhelmJim Konstanty258315-57
1956-07-14@ SLN75L  2-5-10,373Al WorthingtonVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellAl Worthington 260320-60
1956-07-15@ CIN76L  3-4-0Jim HearnJoe NuxhallHersh FreemanHoyt Wilhelm 263324-61
1956-07-15@ CIN77L  3-4-27,951Windy McCallDon GrossHersh FreemanJoe Margoneri 266328-62
1956-07-16@ CIN78L  4-10-9,799Johnny AntonelliArt FowlerArt FowlerJohnny Antonelli 270338-68
1956-07-17@ MLN79W  8-6-33,239Ruben GomezRay CroneJohnny AntonelliGene Conley 278344-66
1956-07-18@ MLN80L  3-7-32,960Al WorthingtonLew BurdetteLew BurdetteAl Worthington 281351-70
1956-07-19@ MLN81L  3-13-22,117Jim HearnWarren SpahnWarren SpahnJim Hearn 284364-80
1956-07-20@ CHN82L  4-7-6,318Windy McCallJim BrosnanJim BrosnanWindy McCallJim Davis288371-83
1956-07-22@ CHN83L  1-4-0Johnny AntonelliDon KaiserDon KaiserJohnny Antonelli 289375-86
1956-07-22@ CHN84L  1-2-27,408Joe MargoneriSam JonesTurk LownJoe MargoneriTurk Lown290377-87
1956-07-24vs MLN85L  3-4-12,084 Ruben GomezWarren SpahnWarren SpahnRuben Gomez 293381-88
1956-07-25vs MLN86L  4-7-6,015 Al WorthingtonBob BuhlBob BuhlAl Worthington 297388-91
1956-07-26vs MLN87L  0-11-3,761 Johnny AntonelliGene ConleyGene ConleyJohnny Antonelli 297399-102
1956-07-27vs SLN88W  6-5-7,939 Joe MargoneriWillard SchmidtJoe MargoneriLindy McDanielMarv Grissom303404-101
1956-07-28vs SLN89L  2-3-4,864 Ruben GomezVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellRuben GomezJim Konstanty305407-102
1956-07-29vs SLN90L  2-3-8,597 Johnny AntonelliTom PoholskyTom PoholskyHoyt WilhelmLarry Jackson307410-103
1956-07-31vs CIN91W  5-1-0 Joe MargoneriArt FowlerJoe MargoneriArt Fowler 312411-99
1956-07-31vs CIN92L  3-7-10,564 Dick LittlefieldHal JeffcoatHal JeffcoatDick LittlefieldHersh Freeman315418-103
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNY1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-08-01vs CIN93W  3-1-3,605 Ruben GomezJohnny KlippsteinRuben GomezJohnny KlippsteinMarv Grissom318419-101
1956-08-02vs CIN94L  2-10-2,928 Johnny AntonelliTom AckerTom AckerJohnny AntonelliJoe Nuxhall320429-109
1956-08-03vs CHN95W  7-1-6,241 Jim HearnDon KaiserJim HearnDon Kaiser 327430-103
1956-08-03vs CHN96L  0-2-6,241 Dick LittlefieldBob RushBob RushMarv Grissom 327432-105
1956-08-04vs CHN97W  3-2-3,674 Joe MargoneriWarren HackerHoyt WilhelmWarren Hacker 330434-104
1956-08-07vs PHI98L  3-4-0 Ruben GomezHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixHoyt WilhelmBob Miller333438-105
1956-08-07vs PHI99L  1-3-7,648 Johnny AntonelliCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsJohnny Antonelli 334441-107
1956-08-08vs PHI100L  3-8-3,485 Jim HearnRobin RobertsRobin RobertsJim Hearn 337449-112
1956-08-09vs PHI101W  5-2-2,552 Joe MargoneriSaul RogovinJoe MargoneriSaul RogovinMarv Grissom342451-109
1956-08-10@ PIT102L  2-3-8,234Dick LittlefieldBob FriendBob FriendDick Littlefield 344454-110
1956-08-11@ PIT103W  4-2-5,655Johnny AntonelliRon KlineJohnny AntonelliRon KlineJim Hearn348456-108
1956-08-12@ PIT104L  2-3-0Ruben GomezVern LawVern LawRuben Gomez 350459-109
1956-08-12@ PIT105L  3-11-9,552Windy McCallFred WatersFred WatersWindy McCall 353470-117
1956-08-14@ BRO106W  3-1-18,567Jim HearnSal MaglieJim HearnClem LabineMarv Grissom356471-115
1956-08-15@ BRO107W  1-0-26,385Johnny AntonelliDon NewcombeJohnny AntonelliDon Newcombe 357471-114
1956-08-16@ BRO108L  9-10-18,978Ruben GomezCarl ErskineDon DrysdaleDick Littlefield 366481-115
1956-08-17vs PIT109W  5-3-5,998 Joe MargoneriRed MungerJoe MargoneriRed MungerWindy McCall371484-113
1956-08-18vs PIT110L  1-9-4,955 Ruben GomezBob FriendBob FriendRuben Gomez 372493-121
1956-08-19vs PIT111W  7-6-0 Jim HearnRoy FaceHoyt WilhelmDick Hall 379499-120
1956-08-19vs PIT112W  3-2-0 Johnny AntonelliRon KlineJohnny AntonelliRon KlineWindy McCall382501-119
1956-08-21@ MLN113L  3-5-17,326Ruben GomezBob BuhlBob BuhlRuben Gomez 385506-121
1956-08-21@ MLN114L  2-6-34,770Joe MargoneriGene ConleyGene ConleyJoe Margoneri 387512-125
1956-08-22@ MLN115W  2-1-20,256Dick LittlefieldTaylor PhillipsDick LittlefieldTaylor PhillipsHoyt Wilhelm389513-124
1956-08-23@ CHN116W  2-1-0Johnny AntonelliMoe DrabowskyJohnny AntonelliMoe Drabowsky 391514-123
1956-08-23@ CHN117W  8-5-12,500Max SurkontWarren HackerMax SurkontWarren HackerHoyt Wilhelm399519-120
1956-08-24@ CHN118W  5-4-4,407Ruben GomezDon KaiserHoyt WilhelmRuss MeyerDick Littlefield404523-119
1956-08-25@ CHN119W  6-0-9,138Steve RidzikJim DavisSteve RidzikJim Davis 410523-113
1956-08-26@ SLN120L  3-4-0Joe MargoneriTom PoholskyTom PoholskyJoe MargoneriJackie Collum413527-114
1956-08-26@ SLN121W  4-3-21,267Dick LittlefieldVinegar Bend MizellDick LittlefieldVinegar Bend MizellJohnny Antonelli417530-113
1956-08-28@ CIN122L  1-11-11,632Ruben GomezJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez 418541-123
1956-08-29@ CIN123L  3-4-12,508Johnny AntonelliJohnny KlippsteinArt FowlerJohnny Antonelli 421545-124
1956-08-31vs BRO124L  3-7-31,453 Steve RidzikDon NewcombeDon NewcombeSteve Ridzik 424552-128
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNY1 PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-09-01vs BRO125L  3-5-16,523 Marv GrissomDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleHoyt WilhelmClem Labine427557-130
1956-09-01vs BRO126L  0-5-14,154 Max SurkontSal MaglieSal MaglieMax SurkontDon Bessent427562-135
1956-09-02vs BRO127W  2-1-0 Johnny AntonelliCarl ErskineJohnny AntonelliCarl Erskine 429563-134
1956-09-02vs BRO128W  4-1-32,097 Al WorthingtonSandy KoufaxAl WorthingtonSandy KoufaxDick Littlefield433564-131
1956-09-03@ PHI129L  1-5-0Joe MargoneriBob MillerBob MillerJoe Margoneri 434569-135
1956-09-03@ PHI130W  2-1-19,898Steve RidzikJack MeyerSteve RidzikJack MeyerHoyt Wilhelm436570-134
1956-09-04@ PHI131W  7-2-6,049Max SurkontHarvey HaddixMax SurkontHarvey Haddix 443572-129
1956-09-05@ PHI132W  5-4-6,532Mike McCormickCurt SimmonsDick LittlefieldJack Meyer 448576-128
1956-09-07@ BRO133W  6-2-0Johnny AntonelliCarl ErskineJohnny AntonelliCarl Erskine 454578-124
1956-09-07@ BRO134L  1-3-28,970Al WorthingtonDon NewcombeDon NewcombeDick Littlefield 455581-126
1956-09-08@ BRO135L  3-4-16,893Marv GrissomRoger CraigDon BessentHoyt Wilhelm 458585-127
1956-09-09@ BRO136L  1-6-23,170Max SurkontDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleMax Surkont 459591-132
1956-09-11vs CIN137L  5-11-3,173 Joe MargoneriLarry JansenArt FowlerJoe MargoneriHersh Freeman464602-138
1956-09-12vs CIN138W  8-0-1,839 Johnny AntonelliJoe NuxhallJohnny AntonelliJoe Nuxhall 472602-130
1956-09-13vs SLN139L  0-5-4,958 Al WorthingtonVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellAl Worthington 472607-135
1956-09-14vs SLN140W  3-0-1,434 Ruben GomezTom PoholskyRuben GomezTom Poholsky 475607-132
1956-09-15vs SLN141L  4-9-4,150 Mike McCormickLindy McDanielLindy McDanielMike McCormickJackie Collum479616-137
1956-09-17vs MLN142W  7-2-0 Johnny AntonelliGene ConleyJohnny AntonelliGene Conley 486618-132
1956-09-17vs MLN143L  1-4-13,819 Al WorthingtonWarren SpahnWarren SpahnAl Worthington 487622-135
1956-09-18vs CHN144L  2-4-0 Ruben GomezBob RushBob RushRuben Gomez 489626-137
1956-09-18vs CHN145W  8-2-1,498 Steve RidzikJim BrosnanSteve RidzikJim Brosnan 497628-131
1956-09-19vs CHN146W  7-2-0 Joe MargoneriMoe DrabowskyJoe MargoneriMoe Drabowsky 504630-126
1956-09-19vs CHN147W  3-2-1,193 Dick LittlefieldDave HillmanDick LittlefieldDave HillmanWindy McCall507632-125
1956-09-21vs PHI148W  7-3-3,231 Johnny AntonelliTurk FarrellJohnny AntonelliTurk Farrell 514635-121
1956-09-22vs PHI149W  2-1-2,496 Al WorthingtonRobin RobertsAl WorthingtonRobin Roberts 516636-120
1956-09-23vs PHI150L  2-6-6,134 Ruben GomezCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsRuben Gomez 518642-124
1956-09-25vs PIT151W  10-0-1,275 Johnny AntonelliRon KlineJohnny AntonelliRon KlineMax Surkont528642-114
1956-09-29@ PHI152W  2-0-4,867Johnny AntonelliHarvey HaddixJohnny AntonelliHarvey Haddix 530642-112
1956-09-30@ PHI153W  8-3-0Al WorthingtonRobin RobertsAl WorthingtonRobin RobertsWindy McCall538645-107
1956-09-30@ PHI154L  2-5-7,406Roy WrightCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsRoy Wright 540650-110


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