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Baseball on Sunday, July 29, 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
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VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox2Chicago White Sox11Box G1Billy Pierce (16-4)Dave Sisler (4-5)CHA  L Doby 2 (12), J Rivera (5)Larry Doby (23.4)
Boston Red Sox3Chicago White Sox6Box G2Paul LaPalme (3-4)Ike Delock (7-6)CHA  F Hatfield (4)Larry Doby (48.0)
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians3Box G1Herb Score (10-6)Erv Palica (3-9)NoneBobby Avila (15.5)
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians4Box G2Hank Aguirre (2-0)Don Ferrarese (4-8)CLE  V Wertz (24)Vic Wertz (18.4)
Washington Senators0Detroit Tigers6Box G1Billy Hoeft (12-9)Bunky Stewart (4-4)DET  H Kuenn (10), R Wilson (3)Ray Boone (15.6)
Washington Senators4Detroit Tigers1Box G2Dean Stone (3-3)Jim Bunning (0-1)DET  B Kennedy (4)Roy Sievers (9.2)
New York Yankees5KC1 UNBRIDGED3BoxBob Turley (5-2)Art Ditmar (8-12)KC1  L Skizas (3)  NYA  H Bauer (20), B Skowron 2 (15)Bill Skowron (48.6)
Chicago Cubs0BRO UNBRIDGED1Box G1Don Newcombe (15-5)Jim Davis (2-5)BRO  P Reese (7)Dee Fondy (13.8)
Chicago Cubs4BRO UNBRIDGED2Box G2Bob Rush (8-2)Sandy Koufax (2-3)BRO  S Amoros (8), G Hodges (21)Ernie Banks (34.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3NY1 UNBRIDGED2BoxTom Poholsky (6-8)Hoyt Wilhelm (1-6)NY1  W Mays (15)  SLN  B Del Greco (6)Daryl Spencer (35.2)
MLN UNBRIDGED2Philadelphia Phillies5BoxCurt Simmons (7-6)Warren Spahn (8-7)MLN  A Pafko (1)Roy Smalley (23.4)
Cincinnati Reds6Pittsburgh Pirates1Box G1Brooks Lawrence (15-2)Bob Friend (11-4)NoneTed Kluszewski (17.9)
Cincinnati Reds3Pittsburgh Pirates2Box G2Hersh Freeman (8-3)Vern Law (3-8)NoneDick Cole (35.0)

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