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1956 Omaha Cardinals

1956 > Class AAA > 1956 American Association
Overall: 82-71
Scored 751 runs, Allowed 669 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-68

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Johnny Keane
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Tom Alston* 30 122 489 418 88 128 25 4 21 80 4 58 61 .306 .394 .536 .930 224 9 6 2 5
2 Luis Arroyo* 29 5 9 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Toby Atwell* 32 28 81 64 3 9 1 1 0 2 0 15 7 .141 .304 .188 .491 12 4 0 2 0
4 Frank Barnes 29 30 63 56 8 13 1 0 0 3 0 0 14 .232 .232 .250 .482 14 6 0 7 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Alberto Baro 27 56 155 131 20 40 6 1 1 14 1 18 18 .305 .390 .389 .779 51 3 2 1 3
6 Vern Benson* 31 1 4 2 .500
7 Nelson Burbrink 34 111 370 309 42 79 13 0 4 48 3 56 30 .256 .370 .337 .706 104 12 1 2 2
8 Tom Cheney 21 31 63 52 5 10 2 0 0 2 0 2 9 .192 .222 .231 .453 12 3 0 9 0
9 Bob Clear 28 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
10 Ray Coleman* 34 48 112 104 13 26 4 0 1 11 0 5 10 .250 .291 .317 .608 33 4 1 2 0
11 Jim Command* 27 45 149 132 13 42 4 1 3 19 0 13 11 .318 .372 .432 .803 57 4 0 1 3
12 Sherwin Dixon? 25 12 34 31 6 7 3 1 0 6 0 2 7 .226 .294 .387 .681 12 2 1 0 0
13 Ed Donnelly* 25 21 25 22 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .182 .217 .182 .399 4 0 0 2 0
14 Dick Getter 27 10 29 27 2 4 0 0 1 3 0 2 5 .148 .207 .259 .466 7 1 0 0 0
15 Ross Grimsley* 34 22 32 27 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 4 5 .111 .226 .111 .337 3 1 0 1 0
16 Chuck Harmon 32 58 257 242 50 87 17 6 10 49 4 12 31 .360 .385 .603 .989 146 1 0 0 3
17 Stan Jok 30 69 276 232 38 67 9 1 8 32 4 38 36 .289 .391 .440 .830 102 9 2 2 2
18 Gordon Jones 26 28 71 59 6 10 0 0 0 5 0 4 13 .169 .222 .169 .392 10 2 0 8 0
19 Marty Kutyna 23 27 19 19 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .211 .211 .263 .474 5 0 0 0 0
20 Wally Lammers 29 118 444 387 47 101 17 3 3 47 3 45 42 .261 .336 .344 .680 133 7 2 4 6
21 Don Lassetter 23 24 69 60 4 10 1 0 0 9 0 7 7 .167 .246 .183 .430 11 3 0 0 2
22 Ed Mayer* 24 18 33 30 1 4 2 0 1 1 0 0 12 .133 .133 .300 .433 9 1 0 3 0
23 James McArdle 26 11 61 28 3 7 2 0 0 3 0 32 5 .250 .650 .321 .971 9 1 0 1 0
24 Herb Moford 27 40 46 42 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 .071 .093 .071 .164 3 0 0 3 0
25 Mo Mozzali* 33 132 500 434 63 131 17 3 5 58 4 54 37 .302 .373 .389 .762 169 11 0 4 8
26 Billy Muffett 25 7 7 1 .143
27 Jim Pearce 31 34 62 54 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 29 .074 .138 .074 .212 4 1 0 4 0
28 Charlie Peete* 27 116 492 417 84 146 28 6 16 63 3 68 58 .350 .444 .561 1.005 234 10 3 3 1
29 Eddie Phillips# 25 23 74 61 4 14 1 1 1 8 0 7 11 .230 .356 .328 .684 20 0 5 1 0
30 Danny Schell 28 139 591 491 90 143 17 3 22 90 1 81 55 .291 .390 .473 .862 232 22 4 6 9
31 Dick Schofield# 21 108 444 396 60 117 18 8 11 57 0 43 56 .295 .365 .465 .830 184 4 2 0 3
32 Barney Schultz 29 46 35 30 2 5 0 2 0 5 0 2 6 .167 .219 .300 .519 9 2 0 3 0
33 Wally Shannon* 23 119 441 405 52 121 15 4 3 53 0 30 44 .299 .346 .378 .723 153 6 0 4 2
34 Glen Stabelfeld 25 46 64 57 4 10 4 0 0 10 0 4 22 .175 .238 .246 .484 14 0 1 1 1
35 Bob Stephenson 27 118 444 416 56 99 12 5 3 31 8 26 61 .238 .284 .313 .597 130 8 1 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
36 Benny Valenzuela 23 16 59 50 9 11 1 1 1 8 0 9 5 .220 .339 .340 .679 17 1 0 0 0
37 Mel Wright 28 15 6 6 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 3 0 0 0 0
37 Players 28.0 153 5845 5091 751 1404 215 52 115 692 31 603 700 .276 .353 .406 .759 2068 133 29 72 50 50
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
Rk Age 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
1 Luis Arroyo* 29 1 0 1.000 5
2 Frank Barnes 29 13 5 .722 3.39 25 22 10 4 154.0 144 63 58 16 71 4 96 4 1 2 1.396 8.4 0.9 4.1 5.6 1.35 Stats for 2 teams
3 Tom Cheney 21 10 5 .667 2.93 29 22 10 3 169.0 150 65 55 18 64 1 122 2 0 0 1.266 8.0 1.0 3.4 6.5 1.91
4 Bob Clear 28 0 0 3
5 Ed Donnelly* 25 3 1 .750 5.58 13 6 3 1 50.0 63 35 31 4 18 1 19 2 0 0 1.620 11.3 0.7 3.2 3.4 1.06
6 Michael Gaston* 24 1 1 .500 4
7 Ross Grimsley* 34 3 4 .429 5.08 20 11 3 0 85.0 98 52 48 8 24 2 48 3 0 0 1.435 10.4 0.8 2.5 5.1 2.00
8 Gordon Jones 26 13 8 .619 2.88 27 21 9 2 172.0 183 70 55 14 32 3 102 4 0 2 1.250 9.6 0.7 1.7 5.3 3.19
9 Marty Kutyna 23 4 2 .667 4.12 26 5 2 0 72.0 63 38 33 8 32 1 55 1 0 1 1.319 7.9 1.0 4.0 6.9 1.72
10 Ed Mayer* 24 6 5 .545 2.80 18 12 4 1 90.0 95 38 28 3 25 0 50 2 1 3 1.333 9.5 0.3 2.5 5.0 2.00
11 Herb Moford 27 12 9 .571 4.23 39 16 4 2 134.0 123 74 63 13 37 3 85 8 0 7 1.194 8.3 0.9 2.5 5.7 2.30
12 Billy Muffett 25 0 0 5
13 Jim Pearce 31 9 13 .409 3.78 34 29 8 1 176.0 175 90 74 14 61 2 117 2 1 2 1.341 8.9 0.7 3.1 6.0 1.92
14 Barney Schultz 29 9 12 .429 4.19 45 10 2 2 118.0 110 67 55 18 41 6 95 4 0 4 1.280 8.4 1.4 3.1 7.2 2.32
15 Glen Stabelfeld 25 8 8 .500 4.24 37 9 2 0 121.0 116 68 57 10 37 3 80 2 1 4 1.264 8.6 0.7 2.8 6.0 2.16
16 Mel Wright 28 0 0 3.38 15 0 0 0 24.0 28 9 9 1 7 1 10 1 0 0 1.458 10.5 0.4 2.6 3.8 1.43
16 Players 27.0 82 71 .536 3.87 153 153 103 50 14 1311.0 1296 669 564 124 430 23 850 33 3 23 1.317 8.9 0.9 3.0 5.8 1.98

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Nelson Burbrink 105 587 56 11 8 .983 6.12 14
Jim Command 43 195 13 5 0 .977 4.84 5
Toby Atwell 22 101 9 2 0 .982 5.00 5

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Alston 103 802 66 10 67 .989 8.43
Mo Mozzali 60 480 34 2 40 .996 8.57

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wally Shannon 80 149 207 10 39 .973 4.45
Wally Lammers 79 165 213 11 33 .972 4.78

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stan Jok 67 67 130 11 11 .947 2.94
Wally Shannon 29 16 31 3 0 .940 1.62
Wally Lammers 27 18 53 5 6 .934 2.63
Tom Alston 19 11 35 4 4 .920 2.42
Benny Valenzuela 13 16 22 2 1 .950 2.92

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Stephenson 106 171 226 24 53 .943 3.75 Stats for 2 teams
Dick Schofield 102 161 227 25 45 .939 3.80

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Danny Schell 137 263 14 10 4 .965 2.02
Charlie Peete 112 275 7 7 0 .976 2.52
Mo Mozzali 66 87 6 1 0 .989 1.41
Chuck Harmon 57 148 5 6 1 .962 2.68
Alberto Baro 41 47 3 1 0 .980 1.22
Ray Coleman 31 40 1 0 0 1.000 1.32
Don Lassetter 20 32 0 0 0 1.000 1.60
Eddie Phillips 17 26 0 0 0 1.000 1.53

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Barney Schultz 45 13 17 2 0 .938 0.67
Herb Moford 39 5 25 1 1 .968 0.77
Glen Stabelfeld 37 9 16 2 1 .926 0.68
Jim Pearce 34 7 22 2 0 .935 0.85
Tom Cheney 29 7 27 1 3 .971 1.17
Gordon Jones 27 17 34 1 2 .981 1.89
Marty Kutyna 26 5 16 1 1 .955 0.81
Frank Barnes 25 5 12 1 0 .944 0.68 Stats for 2 teams
Ross Grimsley 20 6 11 1 0 .944 0.85
Ed Mayer 18 5 21 3 2 .897 1.44
Mel Wright 15 3 4 0 1 1.000 0.47
Ed Donnelly 13 1 12 0 1 1.000 1.00
Luis Arroyo 5 0.00
Billy Muffett 5 0.00
Michael Gaston 4 0.00
Bob Clear 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tom Alston 30 L R 6' 5.0" 210 Jan 31, 1926 Greensboro, NC, US
Luis Arroyo 29 L L 5' 8.0" 178 Feb 18, 1927 Penuelas, PR
Toby Atwell 32 L R 5' 9.0" 185 Mar 8, 1924 Leesburg, VA, US
Frank Barnes 29 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 26, 1926 Longwood, MS, US
Alberto Baro 27 R R 5' 10.0" 172 Nov 21, 1928 Mayari, Oriente, CU
Vern Benson 31 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 19, 1924 Granite Quarry, NC, US
Nelson Burbrink 34 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Dec 28, 1921 Cincinnati, OH, US
Tom Cheney 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 14, 1934 Morgan, GA, US
Bob Clear 28 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 14, 1927 Denver, CO, US
Ray Coleman 34 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 4, 1922 Dunsmuir, CA, US
Jim Command 27 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 15, 1928 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Sherwin Dixon 25 R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 4, 1930 Lynchburg, VA, US
Ed Donnelly 25 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 5, 1930 Philadelphia, PA, US
Michael Gaston 24 L L 5' 10.0" 165 1932
Dick Getter 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 28, 1928
Ross Grimsley 34 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1922 Americus, KS, US
Chuck Harmon 32 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Apr 23, 1924 Washington, IN, US
Stan Jok 30 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 3, 1926 Buffalo, NY, US
Gordon Jones 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 2, 1930 Portland, OR, US
Marty Kutyna 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 14, 1932 Philadelphia, PA, US
Wally Lammers 29 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 31, 1926 Buckley, IL, US
Don Lassetter 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 27, 1933 Newnan, GA, US
Ed Mayer 24 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 30, 1931 San Francisco, CA, US
James McArdle 26 R 5' 11.0" 195 1930
Herb Moford 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 6, 1928 Brooksville, KY, US
Mo Mozzali 33 L L 5' 10.0" 158 Dec 12, 1922 Louisville, KY, US
Billy Muffett 25 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Sep 21, 1930 Hammond, IN, US
Jim Pearce 31 R R 6' 6.0" 180 Jun 9, 1925 Zebulon, NC, US
Charlie Peete 27 L R 5' 9.0" 190 Feb 22, 1929 Franklin, VA, US
Eddie Phillips 25 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 8, 1930 St. Louis, MO, US
Danny Schell 28 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 26, 1927 Fostoria, MI, US
Dick Schofield 21 S R 5' 9.0" 163 Jan 7, 1935 Springfield, IL, US
Barney Schultz 29 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 15, 1926 Beverly, NJ, US
Wally Shannon 23 L R 6' 0.0" 178 Jan 23, 1933 Cleveland, OH, US
Glen Stabelfeld 25 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 9, 1930
Bob Stephenson 27 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Aug 11, 1928 Blair, OK, US
Benny Valenzuela 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 2, 1933 Los Mochis, Sinaloa, MX
Mel Wright 28 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 11, 1928 Manila, AR, US

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