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Baseball on Thursday, April 19, 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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VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Baltimore Orioles2Boston Red Sox4BoxTom Brewer (1-0)Erv Palica (0-1)NoneJackie Jensen (27.3)
Cleveland Indians0Chicago White Sox1BoxJack Harshman (1-0)Herb Score (0-1)NoneMinnie Minoso (12.1)
KC1 UNBRIDGED4Detroit Tigers1BoxBobby Shantz (1-0)Steve Gromek (0-1)DET  E Torgeson (1)Enos Slaughter (8.9)
New York Yankees3Washington Senators7BoxChuck Stobbs (1-0)Mickey McDermott (0-1)NYA  E Howard (1)  WS1  E Fitz Gerald (1), J Lemon (1)Jim Lemon (23.1)
Philadelphia Phillies4BRO UNBRIDGED5BoxClem Labine (1-0)Murry Dickson (0-1)NoneRoy Campanella (59.4)
St. Louis Cardinals9Cincinnati Reds10BoxBrooks Lawrence (1-0)Jackie Collum (0-1)CIN  S Burgess (1), R Jablonski (2), T Kluszewski (1), W Post (1)  SLN  W Moon (1), S Musial (2), B Sarni 2 (2)Wally Moon (49.7)
Chicago Cubs1MLN UNBRIDGED3BoxBob Buhl (1-0)Warren Hacker (0-1)NoneBob Buhl (26.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates3NY1 UNBRIDGED2BoxRon Kline (1-0)Al Worthington (0-1)NY1  D Spencer (1)Preston Ward (40.1)

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