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1956 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  84-70   .545
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Pinky Higgins
General Manager:   Joe Cronin
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  1,137,158
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mickey Vernon (38)
Youngest Player:  Marty Keough (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ted Williams (15)
Top Hitter:  Jackie Jensen (4)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Brewer (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  86.32%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9757.630--
Cleveland8866.5719.0
Chi White Sox8569.55212.0
Boston8470.54513.0
Detroit8272.53215.0
Baltimore6985.44828.0
Washington5995.38338.0
KC Athletics52102.33845.0


PITCHING STATISTICS
UnifPlayerAgeRkGGSIPERAWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOGB/FBQSHBABBavgTBFPit/BBalStrSw
23Tom Brewer-103232244.13.501.287.370.524.134.680.881.28000--0--------
18Frank Sullivan-163433242.03.421.389.410.823.054.310.711.16000--0--------
15Willard Nixon-512322145.14.211.378.790.563.534.580.771.09000--0--------
39Dave Sisler-453914142.14.621.357.590.824.555.880.770.88000--0--------
17Mel Parnell--2120131.13.771.438.840.894.042.811.441.40000--0--------
14Ike Delock-23488128.14.211.578.560.845.617.360.760.59000--0--------
20Bob Porterfield-372518126.05.141.529.071.504.573.791.210.96000--0--------
28Tom Hurd-3340076.05.331.729.950.595.574.031.380.85000--0--------
27George Susce--21669.26.201.659.171.815.683.361.690.85000--0--------
19Leo Kiely-5223031.15.171.9513.500.294.022.591.561.24000--0--------
40Frank Baumann--7124.23.281.468.031.095.116.570.780.62000--0--------
16Harry Dorish-5915022.23.571.469.130.403.974.370.911.24000--0--------
29Rudy Minarcin--319.22.791.768.381.867.454.661.602.00000--0--------
21Johnny Schmitz--204.10.002.0810.38--8.310.00--1.17000--0--------
Totals  (1 year)333155139721.458.720.844.304.590.941.04000--0--------



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