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1956 Montreal Royals

1956 > Class AAA > 1956 International League
Overall: 80-72
Scored 756 runs, Allowed 733 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-74

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Greg Mulleavy
Represented: Montreal, QC, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Sparky Anderson221405284536513517504745328.298.376.358.733162796
2Dave Cole25322119320011028.
3Leo Cristante293762540900050224.
4Chuck Diering335717214118344021722824.241.365.312.67744021
5Chico Fernandez248940336857102172132142428.277.318.342.661126074
6John Forizs24521.500
7Bob Hale*22239992192810211053.304.354.380.73435200
8Bill Harris*2430635851512111026.259.279.397.67523021
9Robert Hoffman26532.667
10Dixie Howell36347363918211120810.286.361.397.75825011
11Fred Kipp*2441105951531110110415.326.350.358.70834051
12Glenn Mickens256145393100040510.
13Bob Milliken299101.100
14Rocky Nelson*31492051654265140123723613.394.498.6971.195115103
15Peter Nicolis*26730000.000.0000
16William Nishita25272723153003006.217.208.348.5568031
17Clyde Parris3315262855292177370177836285.321.386.480.866265167
18Al Ronning296720218117458102201617.249.312.304.61555131
19John Roseboro*23125471381761042222578137483.273.400.538.938205943
20Oscar Sardinas*25111330292438615275113348.295.370.432.801126302
21Harry Schwegman*28711351271429212150718.228.269.307.57639010
22George Shuba*311133482805068120135635554.243.385.425.8101191102
23Jasper Spears265824821824487022012529.220.300.280.57961113
24Joe Stanek24770000.000.0000
25Robert Walz*255142403200120114.
26Frank White253257563900060011.
27Dick Williams271353503133006235.260.302.320.62216000
28Jimmy Williams3014662355096164279855126044.298.366.424.790233265
29Bob Wilson31140608571831754331290142042.306.330.455.785260458
30Earl York*29451581471330701160928.
30 Players27.81525735504075613992442910868375533671.278.348.402.7502025436356
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
1John Ceplo24002
2Dave Cole2556.4556.533280073.0895653745260091.83611.
3Leo Cristante2998.5294.36372071163.017696791679613031.5649.
4John Forizs24101.0005
5Bill Harris241111.5004.422926113161.0156917916757001101.4358.
6Robert Hoffman26005
7Fred Kipp*24207.7413.334033182254.022011694221181279081.3317.
8Glenn Mickens2587.5334.1457621148.01548368972714151.5279.
9Bob Milliken2922.5005.45982038.0452723416140011.60510.
10Peter Nicolis*2611.5007
11William Nishita2546.4004.6527104189.01095546731271011.57311.
12Joe Stanek2421.6677
13Robert Walz2599.5003.87511010149.01527464984782091.5849.
14Frank White25814.3644.17322692166.016292771880862141.4588.
14 Players25.38072.526152152733

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


John Roseboro11351755115.9815.0610
Al Ronning33120821.9853.881
Dixie Howell1342622.9603.692


Rocky Nelson4938331154.9988.45
Earl York4031128433.9888.48
Al Ronning241638215.9887.13
Bob Hale2319618318.9869.30
Dick Williams1310617412.9699.46


Sparky Anderson1393723911588.9815.49
Harry Schwegman234555313.9714.35


Clyde Parris1521323112733.9432.91


Chico Fernandez892002482469.9495.03
Jasper Spears581181531034.9644.67


Jimmy Williams1413415110.9692.45
Bob Wilson1352531061.9781.95
Oscar Sardinas86160960.9661.97
George Shuba78143270.9541.86
Chuck Diering491231001.0002.53


Glenn Mickens5793052.8860.68
Robert Walz5153121.9470.71
Fred Kipp40156034.9621.88
Leo Cristante371221011.0000.89
Dave Cole3231812.9550.66
Frank White321125011.0001.13
Bill Harris29142931.9351.48
William Nishita2741823.9170.81
Bob Milliken90.00
Peter Nicolis70.00
Joe Stanek70.00
John Forizs50.00
Robert Hoffman50.00
John Ceplo20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Sparky Anderson22RR5' 9.0"170Feb 22, 1934Bridgewater, SD, US
John Ceplo24RR5' 10.0"170Mar 20, 1932Montrose, NY, US
Dave Cole25RR6' 2.0"175Aug 29, 1930Williamsport, MD, US
Leo Cristante29RR6' 1.0"195Dec 10, 1926Detroit, MI, US
Chuck Diering33RR5' 10.0"165Feb 5, 1923St. Louis, MO, US
Chico Fernandez24RR6' 0.0"165Mar 2, 1932La Habana, La Habana, CU
John Forizs24RR5' 8.0"165Mar 23, 1932Bridgeport, CT, US
Bob Hale22LL5' 10.0"195Nov 7, 1933Sarasota, FL, US
Bill Harris24LR5' 8.0"187Dec 3, 1931Duguayville, NB, CA
Robert Hoffman26RR6' 2.0"1701930
Dixie Howell36RR5' 11.0"190Apr 24, 1920Louisville, KY, US
Fred Kipp24LL6' 4.0"200Oct 1, 1931Piqua, KS, US
Glenn Mickens25RR6' 0.0"175Jul 26, 1930Wilmar, CA, US
Bob Milliken29RR6' 0.0"195Aug 25, 1926Majorsville, WV, US
Rocky Nelson31LL5' 10.0"175Nov 18, 1924Portsmouth, OH, US
Peter Nicolis26LL5' 11.0"1901930
William Nishita25RR6' 0.0"175Jul 1, 1930
Clyde Parris33RR5' 8.0"170Sep 11, 1922Panama, Panama, PA
Al Ronning29RR6' 1.0"190Sep 21, 1926Everett, WA, US
John Roseboro23LR5' 11.0"190May 13, 1933Ashland, OH, US
Oscar Sardinas25LL5' 6.0"170Jul 18, 1930La Habana, La Habana, CU
Harry Schwegman28LR5' 10.0"180Aug 7, 1927Oxford, OH, US
George Shuba31LR5' 11.0"180Dec 13, 1924Youngstown, OH, US
Jasper Spears26R5' 11.0"170Apr 12, 1930Cheraw, SC, US
Joe Stanek24RR6' 1.0"180Oct 12, 1931
Robert Walz25LR6' 1.0"190May 24, 1931Jackson, MI, US
Frank White25RR6' 3.0"190May 18, 1931San Francisco, CA, US
Dick Williams27RR6' 0.0"190May 7, 1929St. Louis, MO, US
Jimmy Williams30RR5' 10.0"180May 25, 1926Toronto, ON, CA
Bob Wilson31RR5' 11.0"197Feb 22, 1925Dallas, TX, US
Earl York29L6' 2.0"195Oct 20, 1926Dallas, TX, US

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