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1956 Pioneer League

1956 > Class C > League History
Overall: 529 games, 8 teams, approx. 132 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
Boise Braves MLN 74 58 .561 --
Billings Mustangs PIT 70 62 .530 4
Salt Lake City Bees PHI 70 62 .530 4
Idaho Falls Russets DET 69 63 .523 5
Magic Valley Cowboys CHC 69 63 .523 5
Great Falls Electrics BRO 64 68 .485 10
Missoula Timberjacks 61 71 .462 13
Pocatello Bannocks KCA 51 81 .386 23
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
Magic Valley Cowboys CHC 22.6 6.23 132 5268 4462 822 1231 237 35 110 737 78 707 772 .276 .371 .419 .790 1868 51 48
Boise Braves MLN 22.8 5.88 132 5327 4565 776 1268 239 37 106 703 59 664 837 .278 .367 .416 .783 1899 60 38
Idaho Falls Russets DET 21.5 5.58 132 5157 4417 736 1183 180 71 63 642 82 625 895 .268 .355 .384 .739 1694 71 44
Great Falls Electrics BRO 21.9 5.19 133 5184 4438 690 1174 211 57 55 602 68 626 845 .265 .352 .375 .727 1664 71 49
Pocatello Bannocks KCA 23.5 5.17 132 5221 4417 683 1119 174 43 94 599 33 720 917 .253 .355 .376 .731 1661 43 41
Salt Lake City Bees PHI 23.3 5.09 133 5195 4414 677 1118 191 50 86 582 50 705 785 .253 .354 .378 .732 1667 47 29
Billings Mustangs PIT 21.9 5.02 132 5133 4394 662 1110 172 36 64 601 125 629 836 .253 .344 .352 .696 1546 77 33
Missoula Timberjacks 23.9 5.02 132 5221 4473 662 1091 195 34 69 574 65 647 958 .244 .337 .349 .686 1561 59 42
League Totals 22.7 5.40 1058 41706 35580 5708 9294 1599 363 647 5040 560 5323 6845 .261 .355 .381 .736 13560 479 324

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
Billings Mustangs PIT 21.3 4.63 70 62 .530 132 132 611
Boise Braves MLN 23.3 4.78 74 58 .561 132 132 631
Salt Lake City Bees PHI 22.0 4.88 70 62 .530 133 133 649
Great Falls Electrics BRO 22.2 5.26 64 68 .485 133 133 699
Idaho Falls Russets DET 20.8 5.28 69 63 .523 132 132 697
Missoula Timberjacks 21.8 5.52 61 71 .462 132 132 729
Magic Valley Cowboys CHC 20.8 5.57 69 63 .523 132 132 735
Pocatello Bannocks KCA 21.6 7.25 51 81 .386 132 132 957
League Totals 21.7 5.40 528 528 .500 1058 1058 5708

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Boise Braves MLN 132 3484 1379 163 133 .968 35 George McQuinn and Mickey Livingston
Salt Lake City Bees PHI 133 3478 1386 182 138 .964 21 Frank Lucchesi
Missoula Timberjacks 132 3528 1370 196 102 .962 10 Jack McKeon
Magic Valley Cowboys CHC 132 3446 1309 196 103 .960 24 Al Zarilla and John Mudd
Billings Mustangs PIT 132 3504 1344 203 90 .960 25 Buck Elliott
Great Falls Electrics BRO 133 3459 1300 214 115 .957 27 Lou Rochelli
Pocatello Bannocks KCA 132 3426 1416 226 142 .955 24 Joe Lutz and Lou Stringer
Idaho Falls Russets DET 132 3455 1237 249 113 .950 19 Charlie Metro and Stan Wasiak
League Totals 1058 27780 10741 1629 936 .959 185