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1956 Indianapolis Indians

1956 > Class AAA > 1956 American Association
Overall: 92-62
Scored 788 runs, Allowed 628 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 93-61

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Kerby Farrell
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Hank Aguirre251653492200000123.041.060.041.10120030
2Joe Altobelli*24145586528691341810198183667.254.307.434.74022918796
3Earl Averill24226458914105132413.241.297.517.814300101
4Ted Beard*351163352595670115736117149.270.426.432.8591123122
5Frank Biskup23680000.000.0000
6Bud Daley*23214133460004085.182.341.182.52361000
7Eddie Gasque253752482600020215.125.160.125.28560020
8Rod Graber*26228463141703193187.270.429.413.841261102
9Johnny Gray294161551900030320.164.207.164.37192030
10Carroll Hardy23218878930712153713.385.435.5771.012451030
11Billy Harrell27135525455761271810756145668.279.355.409.76318612095
12Hank Izquierdo2519494471100110025.250.292.318.610141111
13Allen Jones266921819623489052911834.245.306.367.673724022
14Stu Locklin*2755148133234190122188.308.349.398.748533223
15Roger Maris*2113148543377127208177574155.293.356.494.8502147425
16Don Minnick25191918110002014.056.105.056.16111000
17Marion Murszewski*264434341500030019.147.147.147.29450000
18Dolan Nichols264186791013321110413.165.202.291.494232021
19Russ Nixon*211053483203810219544432325.319.367.447.8141437221
20Ron Northey*36111411341012031.364.500.7271.22780000
21Stan Pawloski241244713975696192105316052.242.347.375.72214918572
22Stan Pitula2543716591210290522.185.254.292.546191100
23Dave Pope*3510041436766111189257644169.302.370.605.9752226114
24Larry Raines26148633563105174191410662256106.309.375.446.8212514563
25Joseph Randazzo251646438124117021.279.304.488.793212001
26Rudy Regalado269535931155100193146013620.322.394.537.9311678444
27Robert Riggenbach23420000.000.0000
28Howard Rodemoyer26343025681102023.320.393.440.833111120
29George Spencer295019182200000110.111.158.111.26920000
30Dick Tomanek*25131513110000003.077.200.077.27710200
31Bobby Young*31973473095610216743933234.330.390.466.8561447033
31 Players26.41545716501978813862138113773183548775.276.349.433.782217211038664541
* - 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
1Hank Aguirre*25106.6252.501616102133.010443378463873011.1287.00.53.15.91.89
2Bud Daley*23111.9172.31211381105.08432278290542011.0767.20.72.54.61.86
3Eddie Gasque25117.6113.61342230147.0136705915642952031.3618.30.93.95.81.48
4Johnny Gray29107.5882.72412093169.01466051146461144021.2437.80.73.46.11.78
5Jim Melton27002
6Don Minnick2536.3336.4319102056.073454011256171021.75011.71.84.02.70.68
7Marion Murszewski*2668.4294.46441020109.011957548518555121.5609.80.74.24.51.08
8Dolan Nichols26128.6003.963728102200.02111018815736786231.4209.50.73.33.51.07
9Stan Pitula25154.7893.733722101164.0163816821472682121.2808.91.22.63.71.45
10Howard Rodemoyer2678.4676.692961078.096625811371423121.70511.11.34.34.81.14
11George Spencer2954.5564.955010091.09954504237394011.3419.80.42.33.91.70
12Dick Tomanek*2523.4003.521361146.04023186130351011.1527.81.22.56.82.69
12 Players26.19262.5973.811541549955101300.0127362855012147241684335201.3428.80.83.34.71.45
* - 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

C

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Russ Nixon954023795.9804.629
Allen Jones652753384.9754.743

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Altobelli144118110015126.9888.90
Rudy Regalado12826417.9577.33

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bobby Young96201268560.9894.89
Stan Pawloski366787127.9944.28
Larry Raines246073414.9715.54

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Stan Pawloski92881821420.9512.93
Rudy Regalado69711111712.9152.64

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Larry Raines1232333723587.9454.92
Billy Harrell3349921312.9164.27

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Roger Maris1212001583.9641.78
Ted Beard105196672.9671.92
Dave Pope98217441.9822.26
Billy Harrell88196450.9762.27
Stu Locklin3252110.9811.66
Carroll Hardy21482011.0002.38
Rod Graber1834321.9492.06
Joseph Randazzo129010.9000.75
Earl Averill10110001.0001.10

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
George Spencer5061522.9130.42
Marion Murszewski4418001.0000.20
Johnny Gray411429051.0001.05
Dolan Nichols371229011.0001.11
Stan Pitula37111510.9630.70
Eddie Gasque3492912.9741.12
Howard Rodemoyer29818021.0000.90
Bud Daley2171620.9201.10
Don Minnick19314041.0000.89
Hank Aguirre1641631.8701.25
Dick Tomanek134820.8570.92
Jim Melton20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Hank Aguirre25RL6' 4.0"205Jan 31, 1931Azusa, CA, US
Joe Altobelli24LL6' 0.0"185May 26, 1932Detroit, MI, US
Earl Averill24RR5' 10.0"185Sep 9, 1931Cleveland, OH, US
Ted Beard35LL5' 8.0"165Jan 7, 1921Woodsboro, MD, US
Frank Biskup23RR5' 11.0"1701933
Bud Daley23LL6' 1.0"185Oct 7, 1932Orange, CA, US
Eddie Gasque25RR6' 0.0"200Apr 9, 1931Dade City, FL, US
Rod Graber26LL5' 11.0"175Jun 20, 1930Massillon, OH, US
Johnny Gray29RR6' 4.0"226Dec 11, 1926West Palm Beach, FL, US
Carroll Hardy23RR6' 0.0"185May 18, 1933Sturgis, SD, US
Billy Harrell27RR6' 1.0"180Jul 18, 1928Norristown, PA, US
Hank Izquierdo25RR5' 11.0"175Mar 20, 1931Matanzas, Matanzas, CU
Allen Jones26RR6' 0.0"200Apr 5, 1930Grifton, NC, US
Stu Locklin27LL6' 1.0"190Jul 22, 1928Appleton, WI, US
Roger Maris21LR6' 0.0"197Sep 10, 1934Hibbing, MN, US
Jim Melton27SR6' 2.0"195Sep 13, 1928Kemah, TX, US
Don Minnick25RR6' 3.0"195Apr 14, 1931Lynchburg, VA, US
Marion Murszewski26LL6' 2.0"175Mar 27, 1930Buffalo, NY, US
Dolan Nichols26RR6' 0.0"195Feb 28, 1930Tishomingo, MS, US
Russ Nixon21LR6' 1.0"195Feb 19, 1935Cleves, OH, US
Ron Northey36LR5' 10.0"195Apr 26, 1920Mahanoy City, PA, US
Stan Pawloski24RR6' 1.0"175Sep 6, 1931Wanamie, PA, US
Stan Pitula25RR5' 10.0"170Mar 23, 1931Hackensack, NJ, US
Dave Pope35LR5' 10.0"170Jun 17, 1921Talladega, AL, US
Larry Raines26RR5' 10.0"165Mar 9, 1930St. Albans, WV, US
Joseph Randazzo25RL6' 0.0"1901931
Rudy Regalado26RR6' 1.0"185May 21, 1930Los Angeles, CA, US
Robert Riggenbach23R5' 11.0"1751933
Howard Rodemoyer26RR5' 11.0"190Jan 22, 1930Fredonia, PA, US
George Spencer29RR6' 1.0"215Jul 7, 1926Columbus, OH, US
Dick Tomanek25LL6' 1.0"175Jan 6, 1931Avon Lake, OH, US
Bobby Young31LR6' 1.0"175Jan 22, 1925Granite, MD, US

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