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1956 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League

1956 > Class B > League History
Overall: 450 games, 8 teams, approx. 112 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
Evansville Braves MLN 84 36 .700 --
Terre Haute Tigers DET 40 26 .606 17
Waterloo White Hawks CHW 62 56 .525 21
Keokuk Kernels CLE 60 59 .504 23.5
Peoria Chiefs STL 58 58 .500 24
Quincy Gems NYY 56 64 .467 28
Burlington Bees CHC 46 75 .380 38.5
Cedar Rapids Raiders BRO 44 76 .367 40
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
Evansville Braves MLN 23.5 5.54 120 4703 4086 665 1107 180 33 95 579 41 478 651 .271 .344 .401 .745 1638 101 38
Waterloo White Hawks CHW 22.2 5.50 118 4589 3930 649 1047 186 34 61 566 77 556 611 .266 .354 .378 .732 1484 60 43
Keokuk Kernels CLE 23.8 5.46 119 4680 4052 650 1104 213 30 84 573 82 530 709 .272 .354 .402 .756 1629 62 36
Quincy Gems NYY 22.4 5.22 120 4703 4025 626 998 169 37 84 539 64 611 805 .248 .346 .371 .717 1493 54 13
Terre Haute Tigers DET 23.2 4.85 66 2516 2182 320 559 88 18 41 283 32 290 380 .256 .341 .369 .710 806 27 17
Peoria Chiefs STL 23.0 4.82 116 4414 3801 559 935 187 18 92 514 44 509 819 .246 .333 .377 .710 1434 80 24
Cedar Rapids Raiders BRO 23.5 4.48 120 4654 4052 538 1008 162 30 55 470 80 492 714 .249 .327 .344 .672 1395 72 38
Burlington Bees CHC 23.1 4.28 121 4576 3997 518 978 153 18 50 447 71 475 644 .245 .322 .329 .652 1317 65 39
League Totals 23.1 5.03 900 34835 30125 4525 7736 1338 218 562 3971 491 3941 5333 .257 .340 .372 .712 11196 521 248

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
Evansville Braves MLN 20.9 3.87 84 36 .700 120 120 464
Terre Haute Tigers DET 23.9 4.26 40 26 .606 66 66 281
Keokuk Kernels CLE 21.3 4.89 60 59 .504 119 119 582
Peoria Chiefs STL 22.4 4.91 58 58 .500 116 116 569
Burlington Bees CHC 22.3 5.27 46 75 .380 121 121 638
Waterloo White Hawks CHW 21.4 5.36 62 56 .525 118 118 633
Quincy Gems NYY 22.4 5.41 56 64 .467 120 120 649
Cedar Rapids Raiders BRO 23.7 5.91 44 76 .367 120 120 709
League Totals 22.2 5.03 450 450 .500 900 900 4525

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Evansville Braves MLN 120 3201 1271 179 104 .962 21 Bob Coleman
Peoria Chiefs STL 116 3059 1301 184 111 .960 28 George Kissell
Burlington Bees CHC 121 3143 1219 197 104 .957 13 Ed McDade
Terre Haute Tigers DET 66 1738 737 114 58 .956 10 Bill Norman and Charlie Metro
Waterloo White Hawks CHW 118 3077 1253 207 111 .954 17 Ira Hutchinson
Keokuk Kernels CLE 119 3132 1260 215 108 .953 23 Pinky May
Quincy Gems NYY 120 3171 1278 217 111 .953 13 Vern Hoscheit
Cedar Rapids Raiders BRO 120 3134 1385 247 126 .948 20 George Scherger
League Totals 900 23655 9704 1560 833 .955 145