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Baseball on Sunday, May 06, 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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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers2Baltimore Orioles6Box G1Ray Moore (2-2)Steve Gromek (1-3)BAL  G Triandos (4)Gus Triandos (29.1)
Detroit Tigers3Baltimore Orioles4Box G2Erv Palica (1-3)Frank Lary (1-3)DET  R Boone (3), E Torgeson (4)Tito Francona (28.8)
Chicago White Sox0New York Yankees4Box G1Whitey Ford (4-0)Jack Harshman (1-1)NYA  H Bauer (6), Y Berra (8)Yogi Berra (23.6)
Chicago White Sox0New York Yankees4Box G2Rip Coleman (1-0)Harry Byrd (0-1)NoneBill Skowron (17.5)
KC1 UNBRIDGED10Washington Senators7Box G1Bill Harrington (1-0)Connie Grob (1-2)KC1  H Simpson (4)  WS1  J Lemon (6)Karl Olson (46.2)
KC1 UNBRIDGED13Washington Senators3Box G2Moe Burtschy (2-0)Dick Brodowski (0-2)KC1  J Groth (1), H Lopez (2), G Zernial 2 (3)  WS1  E Yost (1)Tim Thompson (21.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Chicago Cubs1Box G1Ron Kline (2-1)Paul Minner (1-2)NoneRon Kline (13.0)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds10Box G1Brooks Lawrence (3-0)Jim Owens (0-2)CIN  G Bell (3), T Kluszewski (4), F Robinson (5)Granny Hamner (18.3)
Philadelphia Phillies9Cincinnati Reds11Box G2Hersh Freeman (2-0)Saul Rogovin (0-1)CIN  G Bell (4), T Kluszewski (5)  PHI  D Ennis (1)Bob Thurman (16.0)
NY1 UNBRIDGED4St. Louis Cardinals5Box G1Jackie Collum (2-1)Al Worthington (1-2)SLN  S Musial (5)Wally Moon (65.6)
NY1 UNBRIDGED5St. Louis Cardinals4Box G2Steve Ridzik (1-0)Vinegar Bend Mizell (2-2)NY1  R Katt (2)  SLN  K Boyer (5)Daryl Spencer (41.9)

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