1956 Chicago White Sox

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Record: 85-69, Finished 3rd in American League (1956 AL)

Managed by Marty Marion

Coaches: Ray Berres, Don Gutteridge, George Myatt and Del Wilber

Ballpark: Comiskey Park

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

Awards and Honors[edit]

Standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 97 57 .630 --
Cleveland Indians 88 66 .571 9
Chicago White Sox 85 69 .552 12
Boston Red Sox 84 70 .545 13
Detroit Tigers 82 72 .532 15
Baltimore Orioles 69 85 .448 28
Washington Senators 59 95 .383 38
Kansas City Athletics 52 102 .338 45

1956 Opening Day Lineup[edit]

Jim Rivera, rf

Nellie Fox, 2b

Larry Doby, cf

Bob Kennedy, 3b

Minnie Minoso, lf

Sherm Lollar, c

Walt Dropo, 1b

Luis Aparicio, ss

Billy Pierce, p