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1956 Charlotte Hornets

1956 > Class A > 1956 South Atlantic League
Overall: 79-61
Scored 630 runs, Allowed 542 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-60

Affiliation: Washington Senators-AL
Manager: Rollie Hemsley
Represented: Charlotte, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Bob Allison211223448010612.233.401138
2Bobby Lee Brown24246011010.183.21713
3Herman Brown22185913100.220.23714
4Julian Castro225170.000
5Douglas Clark2826204000.200.2004
6Webbo Clarke*2822367110.194.27810
7Ramon Diaz24620.000
8Roy Dietzel25540.000
9Dan Dobbek*21550000.000.0000
10David Drapp*241294231121812.265.326138
11James Foster2611308200.267.33310
12Robert Gotovac24851.200
13John Grice32121437116839.265.359157
14Rollie Hemsley49360000.000.0000
15Evelio Hernandez24357913100.165.17714
16Adolf Hintze*214713733411.241.30742
17Ottis Jacobs27210.000
18Harmon Killebrew20702498116715.325.627156
19Thomas Kordas24250.000
20Joseph Langhamer2128235000.217.2175
21John Marr216717634620.193.25044
22Philip Mateja258621251711.241.29763
23Rogers McKee*293211329534.257.46052
24Joe Montalvo308024868917.274.403100
25Jose Nakamura*27430.000
26Adelbert Norwood27662.333
27John O'Lari28110.000
28Bob Saban2534647001.109.15610
29Ted Sadowski2026466100.130.1527
30Garland Shifflett21387818100.231.24419
31Rudy Tanner291213851191035.309.390150Stats for 2 teams
32Gene Verble281204541182034.260.344156
33Harry Warner*2799330891288.270.427141
34Ken Wood3113547912819617.267.438210
35Glen Zimmerman*241114021142060.284.363146
35 Players26.1140532445896301155164488155759620654.252.338.361.6991658714443
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Bobby Lee Brown24139.5912.282422170.013250434711.1947.00.23.8
2Douglas Clark2863.6672.7526159.05523181141.1698.40.22.1
3Webbo Clarke*28310.2314.39161080.08751396481.6889.80.75.4
4Ramon Diaz2401.0006
5Roy Dietzel2511.5004
6Dwight Feimster22001
7Robert Gotovac24008
8Evelio Hernandez24184.8182.463526205.016971565751.1907.40.23.3
9Ottis Jacobs27002
10Joseph Langhamer2123.4003.6227987.09047354521.6329.30.45.4
11Jose Nakamura*2702.0004
12Tony Napoles31002
13Adelbert Norwood27101.0006
14Bob Saban25157.6822.653421187.0160685511521.1347.70.52.5
15Ted Sadowski2099.5003.742618149.0122686211721.3027.40.74.3
16Garland Shifflett211112.4783.003227219.0208887310831.3298.50.43.4
16 Players23.67961.564140140542
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

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Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Bob Allison21RR6' 3.0"205Jul 11, 1934Raytown, MO, US
Bobby Lee Brown24RR6' 4.0"1851932Danville, VA, US
Herman Brown22R6' 0.0"1851934
Julian Castro22R6' 3.0"2001934
Douglas Clark28RR5' 11.0"1851928
Webbo Clarke28LL6' 0.0"165Jun 8, 1928Colon, Colon, PA
Ramon Diaz24RR5' 8.0"1601932
Roy Dietzel25RR6' 0.0"190Jan 9, 1931Baltimore, MD, US
Dan Dobbek21LR6' 0.0"195Dec 6, 1934Ontonagon, MI, US
David Drapp24LR5' 7.0"1601932
Dwight Feimster22RR6' 3.0"180Jun 8, 1934Iredell County, NC, US
James Foster26R5' 9.0"1701930
Robert Gotovac24RR6' 0.0"1751932
John Grice32R5' 11.0"180Mar 15, 1924
Rollie Hemsley49RR5' 10.0"170Jun 24, 1907Syracuse, OH, US
Evelio Hernandez24RR6' 1.0"195Dec 24, 1931Guanabacoa, La Habana, CU
Adolf Hintze21L5' 9.0"1751935
Ottis Jacobs27RR6' 1.0"170Dec 29, 1928
Harmon Killebrew20RR6' 0.0"195Jun 29, 1936Payette, ID, US
Thomas Kordas24R6' 1.0"1951932
Joseph Langhamer21RR6' 3.0"1951935
John Marr21RR6' 0.0"1851935
Philip Mateja25R5' 11.0"1651931
Rogers McKee29LL6' 1.0"160Sep 16, 1926Shelby, NC, US
Joe Montalvo30R6' 4.0"225Jun 6, 1926New York, NY, US
Jose Nakamura27LL5' 9.0"140Jul 28, 1928Central Las Villas, CU
Tony Napoles31RR5' 11.0"1701925
Adelbert Norwood27RR6' 2.0"1951929
John O'Lari28R5' 10.0"2001928
Bob Saban25RR6' 0.0"195Dec 22, 1930McCook, IL, US
Ted Sadowski20RR6' 1.0"190Apr 1, 1936Pittsburgh, PA, US
Garland Shifflett21RR5' 10.0"165Mar 28, 1935Elkton, VA, US
Alan Stone23R6' 2.0"1851933
Rudy Tanner29R5' 9.0"168Feb 11, 1927
Gene Verble28RR5' 10.0"163Jun 29, 1928Concord, NC, US
Harry Warner27LR6' 2.0"195Dec 11, 1928Reeders, PA, US
Ken Wood31RR6' 0.0"200Jul 1, 1924Lincolnton, NC, US
Glen Zimmerman24L5' 11.0"1701932

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