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1956 Texas League

1956 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 618 games, 8 teams, approx. 154 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1955 / 1957

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1955 / 1957

League Standings

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Houston Buffaloes STL 96 58 .623 --
Dallas Eagles NYG 94 60 .610 2
Fort Worth Cats BRO 84 70 .545 12
Tulsa Oilers CHC 77 77 .500 19
San Antonio Missions BAL 76 78 .494 20
Austin Senators MLN 72 82 .468 24
Shreveport Sports 69 85 .448 27
Oklahoma City Indians BOS 48 106 .312 48
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Fort Worth Cats BRO 24.3 5.27 154 5918 5110 811 1350 205 43 171 758 85 49 653 819 .264 .349 .422 .770 2154 105 32 79 44 52
Houston Buffaloes STL 25.2 5.08 154 6021 5243 783 1463 227 29 127 708 56 42 633 580 .279 .357 .406 .763 2129 144 25 72 48 75
San Antonio Missions BAL 26.6 5.03 155 6100 5252 780 1396 226 36 125 717 33 40 674 684 .266 .351 .394 .745 2069 106 38 91 45 53
Dallas Eagles NYG 25.6 4.99 156 5929 5174 778 1376 258 44 137 710 77 43 596 759 .266 .344 .412 .756 2133 115 41 71 47 57
Shreveport Sports 28.1 4.94 154 5996 5275 761 1435 255 29 136 703 40 36 582 648 .272 .344 .409 .753 2156 111 18 82 39 61
Tulsa Oilers CHC 28.7 4.73 154 6151 5313 729 1394 246 28 124 670 31 50 687 776 .262 .348 .389 .737 2068 124 29 82 40 56
Oklahoma City Indians BOS 26.0 4.41 154 5932 5273 679 1398 230 29 125 622 52 40 537 766 .265 .334 .391 .725 2061 125 26 60 36 37
Austin Senators MLN 27.7 4.20 155 5900 5074 651 1237 201 32 82 576 94 40 666 695 .244 .333 .345 .677 1748 135 32 87 41 58
League Totals 26.6 4.83 1236 47947 41714 5972 11049 1848 270 1027 5464 468 340 5028 5727 .265 .345 .396 .741 16518 965 241 624 340 449

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Houston Buffaloes STL 25.9 3.85 96 58 .623 3.50 154 154 86 68 12 1357.0 1211 593 527 122 589 47 874 25 3 32 1.326 8.0 0.8 3.9 5.8 1.48
Dallas Eagles NYG 27.1 3.88 94 60 .610 3.37 156 156 85 71 17 1355.0 1226 606 507 108 508 51 781 25 5 21 1.280 8.1 0.7 3.4 5.2 1.54
Austin Senators MLN 28.6 4.25 72 82 .468 3.59 155 155 104 51 5 1386.0 1354 659 553 101 618 71 667 26 3 28 1.423 8.8 0.7 4.0 4.3 1.08
Fort Worth Cats BRO 25.7 4.75 84 70 .545 4.00 154 154 99 55 11 1347.0 1429 732 598 114 543 55 626 24 1 28 1.464 9.5 0.8 3.6 4.2 1.15
Tulsa Oilers CHC 30.0 5.02 77 77 .500 4.19 154 154 111 43 9 1380.0 1508 773 642 118 560 36 685 22 3 43 1.499 9.8 0.8 3.7 4.5 1.22
Shreveport Sports 28.4 5.40 69 85 .448 4.55 154 154 108 46 9 1336.0 1389 832 675 143 691 73 743 37 3 29 1.557 9.4 1.0 4.7 5.0 1.08
San Antonio Missions BAL 26.7 5.41 76 78 .494 4.84 155 155 104 51 4 1351.0 1461 838 727 167 696 52 713 49 3 43 1.597 9.7 1.1 4.6 4.7 1.02
Oklahoma City Indians BOS 26.8 6.10 48 106 .312 5.39 154 154 112 42 7 1339.0 1417 939 802 154 823 65 638 33 5 78 1.673 9.5 1.0 5.5 4.3 0.78
League Totals 27.4 4.83 616 616 .500 4.17 1236 1236 809 427 74 10851.0 10995 5972 5031 1027 5028 450 5727 241 26 302 1.477 9.1 0.9 4.2 4.8 1.14

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Houston Buffaloes STL 154 4075 1563 157 140 .973 4 43 41 49% Harry Walker
San Antonio Missions BAL 155 4091 1693 168 173 .972 12 85 35 29% Joe Schultz
Austin Senators MLN 155 4125 1832 181 166 .971 8 43 44 51% Connie Ryan
Dallas Eagles NYG 156 4084 1691 181 147 .970 14 40 32 44% John Davis
Tulsa Oilers CHC 154 4245 1829 212 167 .966 11 73 44 38% Al Widmar
Oklahoma City Indians BOS 154 4028 1739 212 179 .965 18 62 54 47% Rudolph Laskowski and Jodie Beeler
Fort Worth Cats BRO 154 4047 1606 203 153 .965 3 51 36 41% Clay Bryant
Shreveport Sports 154 4037 1815 221 137 .964 7 71 54 43% Mel McGaha
League Totals 1236 32732 13768 1535 1262 .968 77 468 340 42%