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1956 ST. LOUIS CARDINALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Louis,MO
Team Record:  76-78   .494
Result:   4th in National League
Manager(s):  Fred Hutchinson
General Manager:   Frank Lane
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park
Attendance:  1,029,773
Playoffs:  -

St. Louis Cardinals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ellis Kinder (41)
Youngest Player:  Lindy McDaniel (20)
Longest Tenure:  Stan Musial (15)
Top Hitter:  Stan Musial (2)
Top Pitcher:  Harvey Haddix (7)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  69.53%
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
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
22Tom Alston1BMLB6-5210LeftRight1/31/192630Greensboro,North CarolinaUDFA 

3Don Blasingame2BMLB5-10165LeftRight3/16/193224Corinth,MississippiUDFA 
24Bob BlaylockPMLB6-1185RightRight6/28/193521Chattanooga,OklahomaUDFA 
14Ken Boyer3B-1BMLB6-2200RightRight5/20/193125Liberty,MissouriUDFA 
21Jackie BrandtOFMLB5-11170RightRight4/28/193422Omaha,NebraskaUDFA 
32Jackie CollumPMLB5-7163LeftLeft6/21/192729Victor,IowaUDFA 
30Walker CooperCMLB6-3210RightRight1/8/191541Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
28Joe Cunningham1BMLB6-1190LeftLeft8/27/193124Paterson,New JerseyUDFA 
11Alvin DarkSS-3BMLB5-11185RightRight1/7/192234Comanche,OklahomaUDFA 
9Bobby Del GrecoOFMLB5-11190RightRight4/7/193323Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
36Murry DicksonPMLB5-10157RightRight8/21/191639Tracy,MissouriUDFA 
37Ben FlowersPMLB6-4195RightRight6/15/192729Wilson,North CarolinaUDFA 
24Joe FrazierOFMLB6-0180LeftRight10/6/192233Liberty,North CarolinaUDFA 
4Alex GrammasSS-3BMLB6-0178RightRight4/3/192630Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
42Harvey HaddixPMLB5-9170LeftLeft9/18/192530Medway,OhioUDFA 
24Chuck Harmon3B-OFMLB6-2175RightRight4/23/192432Washington,IndianaUDFA 
28Grady Hatton3BMLB5-9175LeftRight10/7/192233Beaumont,TexasUDFA 
7Solly Hemus2BMLB5-9175LeftRight4/17/192333Phoenix,ArizonaUDFA 
39Larry JacksonPMLB6-2190RightRight6/2/193125Nampa,IdahoUDFA 
45Gordon JonesPMLB6-0190RightRight4/2/193026Portland,OregonUDFA 
15Ray KattCMLB6-2200RightRight5/9/192729New Braunfels,TexasUDFA 
16Ellis KinderPMLB6-0195RightRight7/26/191441Atkins,ArkansasUDFA 
25Jim KonstantyPMLB6-1202RightRight3/2/191739Strykersville,New YorkUDFA 
35Paul LaPalmePMLB5-10184LeftLeft12/14/192332Springfield,MassachusettsUDFA 
21Don LiddlePMLB5-10165LeftLeft5/25/192531Mount Carmel,IllinoisUDFA 
45Dick LittlefieldPMLB6-0180LeftLeft3/18/192630Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
2Whitey Lockman1B-OFMLB6-1175LeftRight7/25/192629Lowell,North CarolinaUDFA 
41Lindy McDanielPMLB6-3195RightRight12/13/193520Hollis,Oklahoma1958UDFA STL
36Stu MillerPMLB5-11165RightRight12/26/192728Northampton,MassachusettsUDFA 
17Vinegar Bend MizellPMLB6-3205RightLeft8/13/193025Vinegar Bend,AlabamaUDFA 
20Wally MoonOFMLB6-0175LeftRight4/3/193026Bay,ArkansasUDFA 
42Bobby Morgan2B-SSMLB5-9175RightRight6/29/192630Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
6Stan MusialOF-1BMLB6-0175LeftLeft11/21/192035Donora,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
7Rocky Nelson1BMLB5-11178LeftLeft11/18/192431Portsmouth,OhioUDFA 
38Charlie PeeteOFMLB5-9190LeftRight2/22/192927Franklin,VirginiaUDFA 
23Tom PoholskyPMLB6-3205RightRight8/26/192926Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
8Rip RepulskiOFMLB6-0195RightRight10/4/192728Sauk Rapids,MinnesotaUDFA 
15Bill SarniCMLB5-11187RightRight9/19/192728Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
10Hank SauerOFMLB6-4199RightRight3/17/191739Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
44Willard SchmidtPMLB6-1187RightRight5/29/192828Hays,KansasUDFA 
2Red Schoendienst2BMLB6-0170BothRight2/2/192333Germantown,IllinoisUDFA 
19Dick SchofieldSS-2BMLB5-9165BothRight1/7/193521Springfield,IllinoisUDFA 
18Hal SmithCMLB5-11189RightRight6/1/193125Barling,ArkansasUDFA 
25Max SurkontPMLB6-0205RightRight6/16/192234Central Falls,Rhode IslandUDFA 
9Bill VirdonOFMLB6-0175LeftRight6/9/193125Hazel Park,MichiganUDFA 
37Herm WehmeierPMLB6-2200RightRight2/18/192729Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jack BuckBroadcaster 
Harry CarayBroadcaster 
Joe GaragiolaBroadcaster 
Johnny HoppThird Base Coach 
Fred HutchinsonManager 
Frank LaneGeneral Manager 
Terry MooreAssistant Coach 
Bill PosedelFirst Base Coach 


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