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1956 Pueblo Dodgers

1956 > Class A > 1956 Western League
Overall: 68-70
Scored 764 runs, Allowed 820 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-73

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Ray Hathaway
Represented: Pueblo, CO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name 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 Ed Allen* 22 8 13 3 .231
2 Joe Baliga 23 24 29 6 1 0 0 .207 .241 7
3 Arnold Banals 23 4 6 1 .167
4 Chuck Coles* 25 128 455 127 26 3 24 .279 .508 231
5 Richard Colloton* 24 18 30 8 1 0 0 .267 .300 9
6 Willie Davis 26 94 313 80 9 3 8 .256 .380 119 Stats for 2 teams
7 Robert Faust 22 19 32 4 0 0 0 .125 .125 4
8 Ray Hathaway 39 1 2 0 .000
9 Kenny Hemphill 25 2 3 0 .000
10 Gene Hines 23 15 22 6 1 0 0 .273 .318 7
11 Berlyn Hodges* 23 3 3 1 .333
12 Frank Jeffers 25 104 383 107 21 6 15 .279 .483 185
13 Robert Lemmel 23 82 264 70 8 4 1 .265 .337 89
14 James Mertlik* 24 40 48 5 0 0 0 .104 .104 5
15 Don Musto 22 15 51 16 4 0 0 .314 .392 20
16 Darrold Myers 24 2 3 1 .333
17 Robert Parker 24 36 130 30 5 2 2 .231 .346 45
18 Tom Puehl 27 19 11 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 Stats for 3 teams
19 Charles Ready 25 46 31 4 1 0 0 .129 .161 5
20 Donald Russell 24 138 517 158 32 7 20 .306 .511 264
21 Larry Sherry 20 37 86 21 2 1 2 .244 .360 31
22 Charles Soraci* 21 127 516 165 26 4 6 .320 .421 217
23 Dick Spady 26 35 48 4 2 0 1 .083 .188 9
24 Lawrence Stankey* 22 134 447 133 11 7 42 .298 .635 284
25 Armando Suarez* 24 46 76 21 4 1 2 .276 .434 33
26 Emil Syngel 25 134 516 173 28 12 13 .335 .512 264 Stats for 2 teams
27 John Tobias* 22 24 34 8 2 1 0 .235 .353 12
28 Ron Wells 21 13 30 11 3 0 0 .367 .467 14
29 William Wells 21 14 24 4 1 0 1 .167 .333 8
30 Diedrich Wiegand 24 19 16 2 0 0 0 .125 .125 2
31 Donald Wildner 21 23 52 9 0 2 1 .173 .308 16
32 Maury Wills# 23 134 540 163 33 8 10 .302 .448 242
33 Kenneth Worley 25 130 468 142 32 4 16 .303 .491 230
33 Players 23.7 138 5246 4616 764 1290 221 53 149 697 82 532 832 .279 .352 .447 .799 2064 83 67 31
* - 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
Rk Name 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 Joe Baliga 23 7 5 .583 5.13 21 11 86.0 86 52 49 12 39 1.453 9.0 1.3 4.1
2 Arnold Banals 23 1 0 1.000 4
3 Robert Faust 22 7 7 .500 4.15 19 11 91.0 89 59 42 9 45 1.473 8.8 0.9 4.5
4 Ray Hathaway 39 0 0 1
5 Kenny Hemphill 25 0 1 .000 2
6 Gene Hines 23 3 4 .429 5.85 15 8 60.0 50 49 39 9 68 1.967 7.5 1.4 10.2
7 Berlyn Hodges* 23 0 0 3
8 James Mertlik* 24 7 8 .467 4.98 40 16 141.0 158 100 78 11 103 1.851 10.1 0.7 6.6
9 Tom Puehl 27 1 4 .200 7.93 19 6 42.0 55 48 37 5 34 2.119 11.8 1.1 7.3 Stats for 3 teams
10 Charles Ready 25 6 7 .462 4.89 45 4 114.0 118 73 62 10 80 1.737 9.3 0.8 6.3
11 Larry Sherry 20 13 13 .500 4.39 33 31 209.0 194 117 102 25 132 1.560 8.4 1.1 5.7
12 Dick Spady 26 11 8 .579 5.14 35 14 147.0 169 110 84 16 71 1.633 10.3 1.0 4.3
13 Armando Suarez* 24 8 5 .615 5.00 29 15 126.0 149 78 70 13 53 1.603 10.6 0.9 3.8
14 John Tobias 22 0 0 1
15 Ron Wells 21 1 3 .250 7.84 7 6 31.0 43 31 27 6 25 2.194 12.5 1.7 7.3
16 William Wells 21 4 6 .400 6.45 14 12 67.0 87 65 48 6 53 2.090 11.7 0.8 7.1
17 Diedrich Wiegand* 24 0 3 .000 5.85 19 4 60.0 65 48 39 8 41 1.767 9.8 1.2 6.2
17 Players 23.4 68 70 .493 138 138 820
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Ready 45 0.00
James Mertlik 40 0.00
Dick Spady 35 0.00
Larry Sherry 33 0.00
Armando Suarez 29 0.00
Joe Baliga 21 0.00
Robert Faust 19 0.00
Tom Puehl 19 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Diedrich Wiegand 19 0.00
Gene Hines 15 0.00
William Wells 14 0.00
Ron Wells 7 0.00
Arnold Banals 4 0.00
Berlyn Hodges 3 0.00
Kenny Hemphill 2 0.00
Ray Hathaway 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ed Allen 22 L R 6' 2.0" 170 1934
Joe Baliga 23 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Mar 20, 1933
Arnold Banals 23 R R 6' 5.0" 200 1933
Chuck Coles 25 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Jun 27, 1931 Fredericktown, PA, US
Richard Colloton 24 L 5' 11.0" 185 1932
Willie Davis 26 R 5' 11.0" 170 1930
Robert Faust 22 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 6, 1933 Chicago, IL, US
Ray Hathaway 39 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 13, 1916 Greenville, OH, US
Kenny Hemphill 25 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1931
Gene Hines 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 5, 1932 Sarpy County, NE, US
Berlyn Hodges 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 13, 1933 Fernie, BC, CA
Frank Jeffers 25 R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
Robert Lemmel 23 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 25, 1932 Albuquerque, NM, US
James Mertlik 24 L L 5' 11.0" 184 1932
Don Musto 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 16, 1934 Oakland, CA, US
Darrold Myers 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 26, 1932 Whittier, CA, US
Robert Parker 24 R 5' 10.0" 175 1932
Tom Puehl 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 May 15, 1929 Cincinnati, OH, US
Charles Ready 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1931
Donald Russell 24 R 5' 10.0" 180 1932
Larry Sherry 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 25, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Charles Soraci 21 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 7, 1934
Dick Spady 26 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Jul 18, 1929 Hastings, NE, US
Lawrence Stankey 22 L L 6' 0.0" 188 Dec 9, 1933 Joliet, IL, US
Armando Suarez 24 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1932 MX
Emil Syngel 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
John Tobias 22 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 27, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
Ron Wells 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 17, 1934 Fort Plain, NY, US
William Wells 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 26, 1934 Miami, FL, US
Diedrich Wiegand 24 R L 6' 2.0" 205 1932
Donald Wildner 21 R 5' 9.0" 168 1935
Maury Wills 23 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 2, 1932 Washington, DC, US
Kenneth Worley 25 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1931

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