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1956 Washington Senators I (MLB)

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W-L Record: 59-95 .383
Rank: 7th in American League
Run Differential: 652-924 -272
Roster Continuity 61.96% 16/16
Manager(s): Chuck Dressen
General Manager: Calvin Griffith
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 431,647 16/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Ellis Clary
Assistant Coach: Cookie Lavagetto
Assistant Coach: Joe Fitzgerald
Assistant Coach: Nick Altrock
American League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1956 Washington Senators I season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    15Ted AbernathyP6-4215R-R231955Not draftedMLB--
    9,10Lou BerberetC5-11212L-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    17Dick BrodowskiP6-2190R-R231952Not draftedMLB--
    8Bud ByerlyP6-2185R-R351943Not draftedMLB--
    16Bob ChakalesP6-1185R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    10,11Tex ClevengerP6-1180R-R231954Not draftedMLB--
    14Clint CourtneyC5-8180L-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    8Ed Fitz GeraldC0R-R321948Not draftedMLB--
    39Hal GriggsP6-0170R-R271956Not draftedMLB--
    38Connie GrobP6-0180L-R231956Not draftedMLB--
    29Evelio HernandezP6-1195R-R241956Not draftedMLB--
    30Whitey HerzogOF5-11182L-L241956Not draftedMLB--
    12Harmon Killebrew1B-3B5-11214R-R201954Not draftedMLB--
    14,23Jim LemonOF6-4200R-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    22Lyle LuttrellSS6-0180R-R261956Not draftedMLB--
    3Karl OlsonOF6-3205R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    37Ernie OravetzOF5-4145B-L241955Not draftedMLB--
    27Camilo PascualP5-11185R-R221954Not draftedMLB--
    31,32Carlos PaulaOF6-3195R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    25Herb Plews2B-3B5-11160L-R281956Not draftedMLB--
    28Pedro RamosP6-0185B-R211955Not draftedMLB--
    4,36Tony RoigSS-2B6-1180R-R281953Not draftedMLB--
    5Pete Runnels1B-2B6-0170L-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    2Roy Sievers1B-OF6-1195R-R291949Not draftedMLB--
    6Jerry SnyderSS-2B6-0170R-R261952Not draftedMLB--
    24Bunky StewartP6-0155L-L251952Not draftedMLB--
    18Chuck StobbsP6-1185L-L261947Not draftedMLB--
    26Dean StoneP6-4205L-L251953Not draftedMLB--
    32,34Dick TettelbachOF6-0195R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    22Jose ValdivielsoSS6-1175R-R221955Not draftedMLB--
    21Bob WieslerP6-2195B-L251951Not draftedMLB--
    41Tom WrightOF5-11180L-R321948Not draftedMLB--
    1Eddie Yost3B5-10170R-R291944Not draftedMLB--

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