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Baseball on Tuesday, April 17, 1956

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Baltimore Orioles1Boston Red Sox8BoxFrank Sullivan (1-0)Bill Wight (0-1)NoneSammy White (12.4)
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox2BoxBilly Pierce (1-0)Bob Lemon (0-1)CLE  J Busby (1)Sherm Lollar (15.7)
KC1 UNBRIDGED2Detroit Tigers1BoxAlex Kellner (1-0)Frank Lary (0-1)DET  F Lary (1)Gus Zernial (44.1)
New York Yankees10Washington Senators4BoxDon Larsen (1-0)Camilo Pascual (0-1)NYA  Y Berra (1), M Mantle 2 (2)  WS1  K Olson 2 (2), D Tettelbach (1)Yogi Berra (43.3)
Philadelphia Phillies8BRO UNBRIDGED6BoxRobin Roberts (1-0)Don Newcombe (0-1)BRO  R Campanella (1), J Gilliam (1)  PHI  J Greengrass (1), G Hamner (1)Granny Hamner (33.8)
St. Louis Cardinals4Cincinnati Reds2BoxVinegar Bend Mizell (1-0)Joe Nuxhall (0-1)CIN  R Jablonski (1)  SLN  S Musial (1)Stan Musial (51.9)
Chicago Cubs0MLN UNBRIDGED6BoxLew Burdette (1-0)Bob Rush (0-1)MLN  H Aaron (1), J Adcock (1)Joe Adcock (13.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates3NY1 UNBRIDGED4BoxJohnny Antonelli (1-0)Bob Friend (0-1)NY1  J Antonelli (1)  PIT  D Long 2 (2)Johnny Antonelli (28.3)

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