Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

Baseball on Sunday, September 23, 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
Washington Senators0Baltimore Orioles6BoxConnie Johnson (9-11)Chuck Stobbs (15-14)BAL  D Williams (11)Dick Williams (14.4)
New York Yankees7Boston Red Sox4BoxBob Grim (6-1)Tom Brewer (19-9)NYA  G McDougald (12)Gil McDougald (55.2)
KC1 UNBRIDGED3Chicago White Sox2Box G1Tom Gorman (9-10)Billy Pierce (20-9)NoneHal Smith (25.7)
KC1 UNBRIDGED1Chicago White Sox5Box G2Gerry Staley (8-2)Walt Craddock (0-2)NoneLuis Aparicio (17.4)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers11BoxFrank Lary (20-13)Bob Lemon (20-14)DET  F Bolling (7), C Maxwell (26)Frank Lary (14.0)
St. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds3Box G1Don Gross (3-0)Tom Poholsky (9-14)CIN  E Bailey (28), W Post (35)Johnny Temple (8.7)
St. Louis Cardinals4Cincinnati Reds5Box G2Tom Acker (4-3)Herm Wehmeier (11-11)CIN  G Bell (29), W Post (36)  SLN  R Repulski (11), H Wehmeier (2)Gus Bell (40.3)
Chicago Cubs4MLN UNBRIDGED7BoxBob Buhl (17-8)Bob Rush (12-7)CHN  J King (13)  MLN  B Bruton (7)Bill Bruton (16.2)
Philadelphia Phillies6NY1 UNBRIDGED2BoxCurt Simmons (14-10)Ruben Gomez (6-15)NY1  B White (18)  PHI  M Blaylock (10), W Jones (16), S Lopata 2 (32)Stan Lopata (19.3)
BRO UNBRIDGED8Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxDon Newcombe (26-6)Roy Face (8-9)BRO  G Hodges 2 (30)Duke Snider (33.2)

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