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Sunday, January 1,1956

Sunday, January 1,1956

Baseball on this Date

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Transactions
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
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  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bob Allen Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Texas HS)
Rogelio Alvarez Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Joe Azcue Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Bailey Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
George Bamberger Baltimore Orioles Hist Selected from Oakland (PCL) by Baltimore Orioles in Minor League Draft
Ed Bauta Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Bo Belinsky Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chet Boak Kansas City Athletics Hist Unknown transaction
Ernie Bowman New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Alan Brice Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ernie Broglio New York Giants Hist Sold by Vancouver (PCL) to New York Giants
Bud Byerly Washington Senators I Hist Unknown transaction
Cam Carreon Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Elio Chacon Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Venezuela)
Nelson Chittum St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Choate St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Cottier Milwaukee Braves Hist Unknown transaction
Bert Cueto Washington Senators I Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Tommy Davis Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ed Donnelly Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Donohue St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri HS)
Curt Flood Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Terry Fox Milwaukee Braves Hist Unknown transaction
Joe Gaines Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Giallombardo Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Fred Gladding Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ron Hansen Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Nebraska HS)
Tim Harkness Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Heise Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Hickman St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Hinton Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ed Hobaugh Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Larry Jansen Cincinnati Reds Hist Selected from Seattle (PCL) by Cincinnati Reds in Minor League Draft
Julian Javier Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Deron Johnson New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Lou Johnson Chicago Cubs Hist Unknown transaction
Hal Jones Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri HS)
Bill Kennedy Cincinnati Reds Hist Selected from Seattle (PCL) by Cincinnati Reds in Minor League Draft
Bobby Knoop Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Howie Koplitz Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Wisconsin)
Frank Kostro Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Bill Kunkel Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Unknown transaction
Bob Lee Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Iowa HS)
Em Lindbeck Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gordon MacKenzie Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Florida HS)
Hector Maestri Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
J.C. Martin Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tom McAvoy Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim McDonald Baltimore Orioles Hist Unknown transaction
Ed Mickelson Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Selected from Portland (PCL) by Brooklyn Dodgers in Minor League Draft
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Don Miles Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Mincher Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Felipe Montemayor -- Hist Unknown transaction
Phil Mudrock New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Colorado HS)
Mel Nelson St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Diomedes Olivo -- Hist Unknown transaction
Gene Oliver St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Orlando Pena Cincinnati Reds Hist Unknown transaction
George Perez Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Perry Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Campbell)
Gary Peters Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Duane Pillette -- Hist Unknown transaction
Vada Pinson Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Juan Pizarro Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Phil Regan Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Marshall Renfroe New York Yankees Hist Selected from St Petersburg (Florida State) by New York Yankees in Minor League Draft
Hal Reniff New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Buck Rodgers Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Cookie Rojas Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Joe Schaffernoth Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New Jersey HS)
Art Schult Cincinnati Reds Hist Selected from Seattle (PCL) by Cincinnati Reds in Minor League Draft
Gordon Seyfried Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Barry Shetrone Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Nate Smith Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tracy Stallard Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Virginia HS)
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Wes Stock Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Washington State)
Moose Stubing Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Concordia NY)
Joe Taylor Cincinnati Reds Hist Sold by Kansas City Athletics to Cincinnati Reds
Ron Taylor Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Sammy Taylor Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as free agent by Milwaukee Braves
Carl Thomas Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dave Tyriver Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Uecker Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Fred Valentine Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jay Ward New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnny Weekly New York Giants Hist Unknown transaction
Elder White Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Unknown transaction
Fred Whitfield Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Alabama HS)
Billy Williams Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Williams Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Neil Wilson New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gordie Windhorn Boston Red Sox Hist Selected from Oklahoma City (Texas) by Boston Red Sox in Minor League Draft
Corky Withrow Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (School uncertain)
Roy Wright -- Hist Unknown transaction
John Briggs Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Sacramento (PCL) with Richie Myers to Chicago Cubs for Bubba Church and Joe Stanka
Richie Myers Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Sacramento (PCL) with John Briggs to Chicago Cubs for Bubba Church and Joe Stanka
Bubba Church -- Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs with Joe Stanka to Sacramento (PCL) for John Briggs and Richie Myers
Joe Stanka -- Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs with Bubba Church to Sacramento (PCL) for John Briggs and Richie Myers
98 record(s)