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1956 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  71-83   .461
Result:   5th in National League
Manager(s):  Mayo Smith
General Manager:   Roy Hamey
Stadium:  Connie Mack Stadium
Attendance:  934,798
Playoffs:  -

Philadelphia Phillies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Murry Dickson (39)
Youngest Player:  Mack Burk (21)
Longest Tenure:  Granny Hamner (13)
Top Hitter:  Richie Ashburn (6)
Top Pitcher:  Robin Roberts (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  84.01%
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#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-04-17@ BRO1W  8-6-24,236Robin RobertsDon NewcombeRobin RobertsDon Newcombe 862
1956-04-19@ BRO2L  4-5-12,214Murry DicksonCarl ErskineClem LabineMurry Dickson 12111
1956-04-20vs NY13W  2-1-25,194 Herm WehmeierJim HearnJack MeyerHoyt Wilhelm 14122
1956-04-22vs NY14W  3-1-0 Robin RobertsJohnny AntonelliRobin RobertsJohnny Antonelli 17134
1956-04-22vs NY15L  7-9-24,771 Curt SimmonsRuben GomezRuben GomezCurt SimmonsMarv Grissom24222
1956-04-23vs BRO6L  1-6-12,690 Murry DicksonDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleMurry Dickson 2528-3
1956-04-25vs PIT7L  5-6-5,347 Jim OwensBob FriendVern LawJim OwensNellie King3034-4
1956-04-27@ NY18L  3-5-6,465Herm WehmeierAl WorthingtonAl WorthingtonHerm Wehmeier 3339-6
1956-04-28@ NY19W  6-2-0Robin RobertsJohnny AntonelliRobin RobertsJohnny Antonelli 3941-2
1956-04-29@ NY110W  5-4-0Saul RogovinRuben GomezJack MeyerHoyt Wilhelm 4445-1
1956-04-29@ NY111L  1-8-18,689Curt SimmonsRamon MonzantRamon MonzantCurt Simmons 4553-8
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-05-01@ MLN12L  4-6-13,950Murry DicksonBob BuhlDave JollyMurry Dickson 4959-10
1956-05-04@ CHN13L  1-2-2,647Robin RobertsBob RushBob RushRobin Roberts 5061-11
1956-05-06@ CIN14L  2-10-0Jim OwensBrooks LawrenceBrooks LawrenceJim Owens 5271-19
1956-05-06@ CIN15L  9-11-23,639Saul RogovinJohnny KlippsteinHersh FreemanSaul Rogovin 6182-21
1956-05-08@ SLN16L  1-9-7,379Robin RobertsWillard SchmidtWillard SchmidtRobin RobertsLarry Jackson6291-29
1956-05-09@ SLN17L  0-3-8,704Herm WehmeierTom PoholskyTom PoholskyHerm Wehmeier 6294-32
1956-05-11@ PIT18L  5-6-17,605Ron NegrayVern LawLuis ArroyoJack Meyer 67100-33
1956-05-12@ PIT19L  5-6-20,115Robin RobertsBob FriendBob FriendRobin RobertsNellie King72106-34
1956-05-13@ PIT20L  9-11-0Harvey HaddixRon KlineRoy FaceJack MeyerVern Law81117-36
1956-05-13@ PIT21W  7-2-20,435Saul RogovinDick HallSaul RogovinDick HallRobin Roberts88119-31
1956-05-15vs MLN22W  3-1-13,141 Stu MillerLew BurdetteStu MillerLew Burdette 91120-29
1956-05-16vs MLN23W  2-1-11,510 Robin RobertsBob BuhlRobin RobertsBob Buhl 93121-28
1956-05-17vs SLN24L  4-5-8,249 Harvey HaddixVinegar Bend MizellEllis KinderHarvey HaddixJackie Collum97126-29
1956-05-18vs SLN25W  4-2-16,026 Curt SimmonsWillard SchmidtCurt SimmonsWillard Schmidt 101128-27
1956-05-19vs SLN26L  5-11-0 Saul RogovinMurry DicksonLindy McDanielSaul Rogovin 106139-33
1956-05-20vs CIN27L  1-5-0 Robin RobertsArt FowlerArt FowlerRobin Roberts 107144-37
1956-05-20vs CIN28W  6-4-21,677 Stu MillerTom AckerBob MillerPaul LaPalmeHarvey Haddix113148-35
1956-05-23vs CHN29L  4-5-5,795 Harvey HaddixWarren HackerVito ValentinettiHarvey Haddix 117153-36
1956-05-24vs BRO30W  6-4-16,432 Robin RobertsDon DrysdaleRobin RobertsDon Drysdale 123157-34
1956-05-25vs PIT31L  5-8-10,407 Curt SimmonsRon KlineNellie KingCurt SimmonsRed Munger128165-37
1956-05-26vs PIT32L  2-6-4,614 Stu MillerVern LawVern LawStu Miller 130171-41
1956-05-28vs NY133W  5-2-10,430 Harvey HaddixAl WorthingtonHarvey HaddixAl WorthingtonRobin Roberts135173-38
1956-05-30vs BRO34L  5-6-0 Robin RobertsSal MaglieEd RoebuckRobin RobertsClem Labine140179-39
1956-05-30vs BRO35W  12-3-35,942 Saul RogovinDon DrysdaleSaul RogovinDon Drysdale 152182-30
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-06-01@ SLN36W  5-2-0Curt SimmonsTom PoholskyCurt SimmonsTom PoholskyBob Miller157184-27
1956-06-02@ SLN37W  6-4-7,806Stu MillerHerm WehmeierStu MillerHerm WehmeierBob Miller163188-25
1956-06-03@ SLN38L  1-2-0Robin RobertsMurry DicksonMurry DicksonRobin Roberts 164190-26
1956-06-03@ SLN39W  9-3-18,367Harvey HaddixLindy McDanielHarvey HaddixLindy McDaniel 173193-20
1956-06-04@ CIN40L  2-8-6,883Saul RogovinArt FowlerArt FowlerSaul Rogovin 175201-26
1956-06-05@ CIN41L  4-9-9,639Curt SimmonsJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallCurt Simmons 179210-31
1956-06-06@ CIN42L  3-7-8,896Stu MillerBrooks LawrenceBrooks LawrenceStu MillerHersh Freeman182217-35
1956-06-07@ CIN43L  5-8-4,657Harvey HaddixHal JeffcoatJoe NuxhallBob MillerHersh Freeman187225-38
1956-06-08@ CHN44L  4-5-5,065Robin RobertsDon KaiserVito ValentinettiRobin Roberts 191230-39
1956-06-09@ CHN45W  6-4-11,910Saul RogovinRuss MeyerSaul RogovinRuss MeyerBob Miller197234-37
1956-06-10@ CHN46L  1-2-0Curt SimmonsWarren HackerVito ValentinettiCurt Simmons 198236-38
1956-06-10@ CHN47L  2-5-21,989Jim OwensSam JonesSam JonesJim OwensTurk Lown200241-41
1956-06-11@ MLN48W  6-2-19,488Stu MillerGene ConleyStu MillerGene Conley 206243-37
1956-06-12@ MLN49W  5-2-27,483Harvey HaddixBob BuhlHarvey HaddixBob Buhl 211245-34
1956-06-13@ MLN50L  6-8-22,051Robin RobertsRay CroneRay CroneRobin RobertsGene Conley217253-36
1956-06-15vs CHN51W  6-5-0 Saul RogovinDon KaiserJack MeyerTurk Lown 223258-35
1956-06-15vs CHN52L  5-8-18,272 Curt SimmonsWarren HackerVito ValentinettiBob MillerJim Davis228266-38
1956-06-17vs CHN53W  7-1-0 Robin RobertsWarren HackerRobin RobertsWarren Hacker 235267-32
1956-06-17vs CHN54L  4-7-11,424 Stu MillerSam JonesSam JonesJim Owens 239274-35
1956-06-18vs CIN55L  4-7-10,820 Harvey HaddixHal JeffcoatBrooks LawrenceHarvey Haddix 243281-38
1956-06-19vs CIN56W  4-2-13,549 Stu MillerJohnny KlippsteinJack MeyerJohnny Klippstein 247283-36
1956-06-20vs CIN57W  3-2-12,272 Curt SimmonsArt FowlerCurt SimmonsArt Fowler 250285-35
1956-06-22vs SLN58W  2-1-20,258 Robin RobertsTom PoholskyRobin RobertsTom Poholsky 252286-34
1956-06-23vs SLN59W  8-3-6,307 Harvey HaddixDon LiddleHarvey HaddixDon Liddle 260289-29
1956-06-24vs SLN60L  4-8-0 Curt SimmonsMurry DicksonHerm WehmeierCurt Simmons 264297-33
1956-06-24vs SLN61W  3-2-19,246 Jim OwensWillard SchmidtJack MeyerWillard Schmidt 267299-32
1956-06-25vs MLN62L  5-8-14,467 Stu MillerBob BuhlBob BuhlStu MillerWarren Spahn272307-35
1956-06-26vs MLN63W  4-2-23,975 Robin RobertsRay CroneRobin RobertsRay Crone 276309-33
1956-06-27vs MLN64W  4-3-15,521 Harvey HaddixWarren SpahnRon NegrayErnie Johnson 280312-32
1956-06-29@ BRO65L  5-6-12,229Stu MillerDon DrysdaleClem LabineJack Meyer 285318-33
1956-06-30@ BRO66L  7-10-0Robin RobertsCarl ErskineCarl ErskineRobin RobertsClem Labine292328-36
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-07-01@ BRO67W  7-4-18,299Jim OwensSal MaglieStu MillerClem LabineJack Meyer299332-33
1956-07-01@ BRO68L  1-4-18,299Saul RogovinRoger CraigRoger CraigSaul Rogovin 300336-36
1956-07-03@ PIT69L  5-6-5,804Curt SimmonsVern LawJohnny O'BrienJack Meyer 305342-37
1956-07-04@ PIT70W  4-2-0Harvey HaddixRon KlineHarvey HaddixRon Kline 309344-35
1956-07-04@ PIT71L  4-8-16,076Stu MillerRed MungerRoy FaceStu Miller 313352-39
1956-07-06vs BRO72L  1-2-19,372 Robin RobertsCarl ErskineCarl ErskineRobin Roberts 314354-40
1956-07-07vs BRO73W  6-3-26,575 Saul RogovinRoger CraigSaul RogovinRoger CraigBob Miller320357-37
1956-07-08vs BRO74L  2-9-0 Stu MillerDon NewcombeDon NewcombeStu Miller 322366-44
1956-07-08vs BRO75W  3-2-26,417 Ron NegraySal MaglieJack MeyerSal Maglie 325368-43
1956-07-12@ CIN76W  7-4-12,331Harvey HaddixArt FowlerHarvey HaddixArt FowlerRon Negray332372-40
1956-07-13@ CIN77W  6-4-16,205Curt SimmonsBrooks LawrenceCurt SimmonsTom Acker 338376-38
1956-07-14@ CIN78W  2-0-9,702Robin RobertsJohnny KlippsteinRobin RobertsJohnny Klippstein 340376-36
1956-07-15@ SLN79L  1-9-0Stu MillerMurry DicksonMurry DicksonStu MillerLarry Jackson341385-44
1956-07-15@ SLN80W  7-5-17,577Saul RogovinLindy McDanielSaul RogovinLindy McDanielRon Negray348390-42
1956-07-16@ SLN81W  2-0-9,462Harvey HaddixWillard SchmidtHarvey HaddixWillard Schmidt 350390-40
1956-07-17@ CHN82L  2-3-4,192Ron NegrayDon KaiserTurk LownJack Meyer 352393-41
1956-07-18@ CHN83W  6-4-0Robin RobertsWarren HackerRobin RobertsJim Brosnan 358397-39
1956-07-18@ CHN84W  6-1-14,331Curt SimmonsJim DavisCurt SimmonsJim Davis 364398-34
1956-07-19@ CHN85L  3-4-0Saul RogovinBob RushTurk LownBob Miller 367402-35
1956-07-20@ MLN86L  0-10-28,134Stu MillerBob BuhlBob BuhlStu Miller 367412-45
1956-07-21@ MLN87W  8-5-34,764Harvey HaddixGene ConleyStu MillerLou SleaterJack Meyer375417-42
1956-07-22@ MLN88L  7-8-0Robin RobertsRay CroneRay CroneRobin RobertsDave Jolly382425-43
1956-07-22@ MLN89L  5-16-39,679Ron NegrayLew BurdetteLew BurdetteRon NegrayTaylor Phillips387441-54
1956-07-24vs SLN90W  7-3-16,775 Curt SimmonsVinegar Bend MizellCurt SimmonsVinegar Bend Mizell 394444-50
1956-07-25vs SLN91L  7-8-17,024 Harvey HaddixMurry DicksonLarry JacksonRon Negray 401452-51
1956-07-26vs SLN92L  9-14-15,078 Robin RobertsBob BlaylockHerm WehmeierBob MillerJackie Collum410466-56
1956-07-27vs MLN93W  5-2-20,103 Saul RogovinLew BurdetteSaul RogovinLew Burdette 415468-53
1956-07-29vs MLN94W  5-2-16,972 Curt SimmonsWarren SpahnCurt SimmonsWarren Spahn 420470-50
1956-07-30vs CHN95W  5-4-0 Robin RobertsVito ValentinettiRobin RobertsVito Valentinetti 425474-49
1956-07-30vs CHN96W  4-2-20,536 Harvey HaddixWarren HackerHarvey HaddixWarren Hacker 429476-47
1956-07-31vs CHN97L  4-9-13,788 Stu MillerSam JonesSam JonesStu MillerTurk Lown433485-52
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-08-01vs CHN98W  10-8-7,520 Saul RogovinDon KaiserRobin RobertsVito Valentinetti 443493-50
1956-08-03vs CIN99W  6-3-28,607 Curt SimmonsBrooks LawrenceCurt SimmonsBrooks Lawrence 449496-47
1956-08-04vs CIN100W  10-6-11,321 Robin RobertsArt FowlerRobin RobertsHersh Freeman 459502-43
1956-08-07@ NY1101W  4-3-0Harvey HaddixRuben GomezHarvey HaddixHoyt WilhelmBob Miller463505-42
1956-08-07@ NY1102W  3-1-7,648Curt SimmonsJohnny AntonelliCurt SimmonsJohnny Antonelli 466506-40
1956-08-08@ NY1103W  8-3-3,485Robin RobertsJim HearnRobin RobertsJim Hearn 474509-35
1956-08-09@ NY1104L  2-5-2,552Saul RogovinJoe MargoneriJoe MargoneriSaul RogovinMarv Grissom476514-38
1956-08-10@ BRO105W  3-2-16,025Jack MeyerSal MaglieJack MeyerSal MaglieHarvey Haddix479516-37
1956-08-11@ BRO106L  2-5-0Bob MillerDon NewcombeDon NewcombeBob Miller 481521-40
1956-08-12@ BRO107L  3-7-17,076Robin RobertsRoger CraigRoger CraigRobin RobertsClem Labine484528-44
1956-08-14vs PIT108W  3-0-0 Harvey HaddixBob FriendHarvey HaddixBob Friend 487528-41
1956-08-14vs PIT109W  11-2-32,873 Curt SimmonsRed MungerCurt SimmonsRed Munger 498530-32
1956-08-15vs PIT110L  1-5-12,337 Jack MeyerRon KlineRon KlineJack Meyer 499535-36
1956-08-16vs PIT111L  1-4-7,070 Robin RobertsVern LawVern LawRobin Roberts 500539-39
1956-08-17vs BRO112W  3-2-25,005 Bob MillerRoger CraigRon NegrayRoger Craig 503541-38
1956-08-18vs BRO113L  2-9-30,168 Harvey HaddixSal MaglieSal MaglieHarvey Haddix 505550-45
1956-08-19vs BRO114L  2-3-22,891 Curt SimmonsDon NewcombeDon NewcombeCurt SimmonsClem Labine507553-46
1956-08-21@ CHN115L  4-6-6,750Robin RobertsSam JonesSam JonesRobin RobertsTurk Lown511559-48
1956-08-22@ CHN116L  3-8-5,782Harvey HaddixBob RushBob RushHarvey Haddix 514567-53
1956-08-23@ MLN117L  5-11-25,493Curt SimmonsRay CroneRay CroneCurt SimmonsErnie Johnson519578-59
1956-08-24@ MLN118L  1-6-31,774Robin RobertsWarren SpahnWarren SpahnRobin Roberts 520584-64
1956-08-25@ MLN119W  3-0-29,826Bob MillerLew BurdetteBob MillerLew Burdette 523584-61
1956-08-26@ CIN120L  5-10-0Jack MeyerJoe NuxhallArt FowlerRon Negray 528594-66
1956-08-26@ CIN121W  11-4-28,361Harvey HaddixBrooks LawrenceHarvey HaddixBrooks Lawrence 539598-59
1956-08-28@ SLN122W  6-4-11,987Curt SimmonsWillard SchmidtCurt SimmonsLindy McDaniel 545602-57
1956-08-29@ SLN123W  8-6-7,828Robin RobertsMurry DicksonRobin RobertsBob Blaylock 553608-55
1956-08-31@ PIT124L  3-6-11,147Harvey HaddixRon KlineRon KlineGranny HamnerHowie Pollet556614-58
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1956-09-01@ PIT125W  3-2-5,071Saul RogovinDick HallSaul RogovinDick Hall 559616-57
1956-09-02@ PIT126L  6-10-0Curt SimmonsVern LawVern LawCurt Simmons 565626-61
1956-09-02@ PIT127L  1-5-12,470Robin RobertsFred WatersCholly NaranjoRobin Roberts 566631-65
1956-09-03vs NY1128W  5-1-0 Bob MillerJoe MargoneriBob MillerJoe Margoneri 571632-61
1956-09-03vs NY1129L  1-2-19,898 Jack MeyerSteve RidzikSteve RidzikJack MeyerHoyt Wilhelm572634-62
1956-09-04vs NY1130L  2-7-6,049 Harvey HaddixMax SurkontMax SurkontHarvey Haddix 574641-67
1956-09-05vs NY1131L  4-5-6,532 Curt SimmonsMike McCormickDick LittlefieldJack Meyer 578646-68
1956-09-07vs PIT132W  5-2-7,835 Robin RobertsBob FriendRobin RobertsBob Friend 583648-65
1956-09-08vs PIT133L  4-5-4,806 Saul RogovinVern LawRoy FaceBen FlowersDick Hall587653-66
1956-09-09vs PIT134L  1-4-0 Bob MillerRon KlineRon KlineBob MillerRoy Face588657-69
1956-09-09vs PIT135W  6-5-11,104 Harvey HaddixBob FriendRobin RobertsCholly Naranjo 594662-68
1956-09-11vs SLN136L  3-5-7,609 Curt SimmonsHerm WehmeierHerm WehmeierCurt SimmonsLarry Jackson597667-70
1956-09-13vs MLN137L  2-3-0 Jack MeyerBob TrowbridgeTaylor PhillipsJack Meyer 599670-71
1956-09-13vs MLN138L  3-4-23,826 Robin RobertsWarren SpahnWarren SpahnBen Flowers 602674-72
1956-09-14vs MLN139W  13-1-17,016 Harvey HaddixLew BurdetteHarvey HaddixLew Burdette 615675-60
1956-09-15vs MLN140W  6-5-0 Bob MillerBob BuhlCurt SimmonsBob TrowbridgeRobin Roberts621680-59
1956-09-16vs CHN141L  4-7-0 Saul RogovinWarren HackerWarren HackerSaul RogovinTurk Lown625687-62
1956-09-16vs CHN142W  4-1-7,408 Jack SanfordSam JonesJack SanfordSam JonesRon Negray629688-59
1956-09-18vs CIN143W  4-3-0 Curt SimmonsLarry JansenCurt SimmonsLarry Jansen 633691-58
1956-09-18vs CIN144W  7-4-21,224 Robin RobertsArt FowlerRobin RobertsArt Fowler 640695-55
1956-09-19vs CIN145L  3-6-0 Jack MeyerJohnny KlippsteinJohnny KlippsteinJack MeyerHersh Freeman643701-58
1956-09-19vs CIN146L  0-6-13,614 Harvey HaddixTom AckerTom AckerHarvey Haddix 643707-64
1956-09-21@ NY1147L  3-7-3,231Turk FarrellJohnny AntonelliJohnny AntonelliTurk Farrell 646714-68
1956-09-22@ NY1148L  1-2-2,496Robin RobertsAl WorthingtonAl WorthingtonRobin Roberts 647716-69
1956-09-23@ NY1149W  6-2-6,134Curt SimmonsRuben GomezCurt SimmonsRuben Gomez 653718-65
1956-09-25@ BRO150L  0-5-15,204Jack MeyerSal MaglieSal MaglieJack Meyer 653723-70
1956-09-26@ BRO151W  7-3-7,847Robin RobertsDon NewcombeRobin RobertsDon Newcombe 660726-66
1956-09-29vs NY1152L  0-2-4,867 Harvey HaddixJohnny AntonelliJohnny AntonelliHarvey Haddix 660728-68
1956-09-30vs NY1153L  3-8-0 Robin RobertsAl WorthingtonAl WorthingtonRobin RobertsWindy McCall663736-73
1956-09-30vs NY1154W  5-2-7,406 Curt SimmonsRoy WrightCurt SimmonsRoy Wright 668738-70


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