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1956 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  88-66   .571
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Al Lopez
General Manager:   Hank Greenberg
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  865,467
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Sal Maglie (39)
Youngest Player:  Kenny Kuhn (19)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Feller (18)
Top Hitter:  Vic Wertz (13)
Top Pitcher:  Early Wynn (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  75.72%
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

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
16Al Smith+of-3b1828-MLB141526871442651671638472872615.274.378.433812.363228626408976.4.288
1Bobby Avila+2b3032-MLB1385137411514210541747068508112.224.323.318640.300163597423593.8.241
31Jim Busby+of5529-MLB135494721161731250834347425013.235.301.354656.297175546399583.9.239
23Vic Wertz+of-1b1331-MLB1364816512722032106007587510078.264.364.509874.379245568369987.1.257
17Chico Carrasquel+ss3428-MLB1414746011515174804526160939.243.323.323646.300153544384533.8.264
7Al Rosen+3b4332-MLB121416641111821561135844040713.267.351.428779.346178481328695.7.264
38Rocky Colavito+of6522-MLB1013225589114216501494620434.276.372.531903.396171380245717.8.264
14Gene Woodling+of5833-MLB100317568317083826692932736.262.395.391787.362124399256596.2.265
4Jim Hegan+c6635-MLB122315427015263411495406408.222.327.340667.303107368258383.9.251
2George Strickland+ss-2b-30-MLB8517122361231701222700516.211.299.292591.27750199148142.6.232
26Preston Ward+1b-of-28-MLB87150183810062100162000400.253.325.440765.34266170116255.9.258
18Hal Naragon+c-27-MLB531221135313180013912223.287.355.402757.3364914094205.7.286
36Sam Mele+of-33-MLB5711417297042001122000024.254.320.421741.3304812892164.6.272
24Early Wynn+p-36-MLB38101523501151072200501.228.278.307585.268311138482.7.282
21Bob Lemon+p-35-MLB4393818005120092110701.194.272.355627.285331108392.9.194
15Earl Averill+c-of-24-MLB429312226031401142511202.237.343.398740.3343711076134.5.292
27Herb Score+p-23-MLB3587111630180193200401.184.260.253513.242221007731.1.278
34Dave Pope+of-35-MLB257061731030011200010.243.250.314564.25022725462.8.288
25Mike Garcia+p5732-MLB35611710030031010822.115.164.131295.14387566-1-0.5.132
9Rudy Regalado+3b-26-MLB16474111002004110001.234.308.255563.26812523743.1.239
33Joe Caffie+of-25-MLB12387130001324820000.342.432.342774.36613442765.8.433
3Dale Mitchell+of-34-MLB3830240006007201000.133.297.133431.2194372621.7.143
8Kenny Kuhn+ss-2b-19-MLB2722761002010400000.273.273.318591.2657221712.3.333
12Don Mossi+p-27-MLB48201320020021000001.150.227.250477.2235221800.1.300
22,28Hank Aguirre+p-25-MLB16181200020001100300.111.111.111222.10122119-2-2.3.286
19Bob Feller+p-37-MLB1916000000001900000.000.059.00059.04201716-2-3.8.000
11Art Houtteman+p-28-MLB2312020002100400100.167.167.167333.151213110-0.4.250
33,22Cal McLish+p-30-MLB399211002006400000.111.467.222689.370215826.0.200
20Ray Narleski+p-27-MLB328120000001400000.250.333.250583.28129601.7.500
32Stu Locklin+of-27-MLB96010000000100000.167.167.167333.1511650-0.3.200
28Bud Daley+p-23-MLB142000000000000100.000.000.0000.000033--.000
30Hoot Evers+of-35-MLB30100000001000000.0001.000.0001000.7120100--.000
Totals: (32 players)1545148712125619923153677403268176440358138110.244.335.381716--1960598841537234.7.258

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
24Early Wynn+136-MLB2092.72383518422277.22339384199115850 01.177.550.622.955.120.58--0.65
21Bob Lemon+535-MLB20143.03393521233255.12301038623899440 01.258.110.813.143.310.95--1.41
27Herb Score+223-MLB2092.53353316510249.1162827018129263110 01.175.850.654.669.490.49--0.75
25Mike Garcia+1932-MLB11123.7835308410197.22139383187411930 01.459.700.823.375.420.62--1.19
12Don Mossi+2627-MLB653.5948300241187.27938356335910 01.288.110.623.396.060.56--0.60
22,28Hank Aguirre+-25-MLB353.72169213165.16335277273130 21.388.680.963.724.270.87--0.76
33,22Cal McLish+4930-MLB244.963720017161.26736345322710 01.619.780.734.673.941.19--0.90
20Ray Narleski+3627-MLB321.523200021459.13611105194200 00.935.460.762.886.370.45--0.51
19Bob Feller+-37-MLB044.97194205158.06334327231800 11.489.781.093.572.791.28--0.77
11Art Houtteman+-28-MLB226.56224005146.26039345311910 01.9511.570.965.983.661.63--0.95
28Bud Daley+-23-MLB106.20140006020.12115142141310 01.729.300.896.205.751.08--1.23
26Sal Maglie+-39-MLB003.602000005.062212210 01.6010.801.803.603.601.00--0.43
Totals: (32 players)88663.32154154671687241,384123358151115356484531--31.408.020.753.675.490.67-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim HeganC11864828102.9850.00 
Hal NaragonC48162720.9880.00 
Earl AverillC341571512.9940.00 
Hank FoilesC10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Vic Wertz1B13397177999.9910.00 
Preston Ward1B6022621320.9880.00 
Sam Mele1B8595051.0000.00 
Rudy Regalado1B111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bobby Avila2B1353223511683.9770.00 
George Strickland2B287369221.9860.00 
Kenny Kuhn2B54311.8750.00 
Al Smith2B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al Rosen3B116892191820.9450.00 
Al Smith3B28223852.9230.00 
George Strickland3B26132013.9710.00 
Rudy Regalado3B149953.7830.00 
Chico Carrasquel3B102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Chico CarrasquelSS1412403522070.9670.00 
George StricklandSS283256210.9780.00 
Kenny KuhnSS17911031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim BusbyOF133344340.9890.00 
Al SmithOF122248651.9810.00 
Rocky ColavitoOF98177660.9680.00 
Gene WoodlingOF85154330.9810.00 
Sam MeleOF2029210.9690.00 
Dave PopeOF18341001.0000.00 
Preston WardOF17291001.0000.00 
Joe CaffieOF10211001.0000.00 
Stu LocklinOF110001.0000.00 
Dale MitchellOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don MossiP488731511.9471.86 
Bob LemonP39255246166.9343.00 
Early WynnP38277154833.9552.05 
Cal McLishP3761514001.0002.79 
Mike GarciaP351971327021.0001.83 
Herb ScoreP3524911920.9090.72 
Ray NarleskiP325925011.0001.07 
Art HouttemanP224639001.0002.34 
Bob FellerP19582810.9091.55 
Hank AguirreP16653820.8461.52 
Bud DaleyP142046001.0004.48 
Sal MaglieP250000.0000.00 


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