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1956 Cocoa Indians

1956 > Class D > 1956 Florida State League
Overall: 90-50
Scored 809 runs, Allowed 605 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-52

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Buddy Kerr
Represented: Cocoa, FL
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 Felipe Alou 21 119 445 169 15 6 21 .380 .582 259
2 Stan Anderson 20 77 253 44 3 0 1 .174 .198 50
3 Gene Cockrell 19 134 509 147 22 5 22 .289 .481 245
4 Richard Coleman 21 134 460 117 16 5 3 .254 .330 152
5 William Els* 19 41 77 9 0 0 0 .117 .117 9
6 Leon Franklin* 20 40 141 39 7 2 1 .277 .376 53
7 Charles Howard* 19 133 448 125 21 12 7 .279 .426 191
8 Howard Johnson* 20 9 7 2 .286
9 Frederick Jones 22 44 82 11 1 1 1 .134 .207 17
10 Buddy Kerr 33 5 3 1 .333
11 Ronald Kozuch 21 9 12 4 .333
12 James Miller* 22 133 484 146 17 9 11 .302 .442 214
13 Julio Navarro 20 52 88 17 1 1 1 .193 .261 23
14 William Pazienza 20 46 120 21 3 0 1 .175 .225 27
15 Charles Pearson* 20 97 332 80 10 2 18 .241 .446 148
16 Robert Shelightner 20 21 38 6 2 0 0 .158 .211 8
17 Wendell Snodgrass 20 5 10 0 .000
18 Michael Tagliaferro 19 39 68 5 2 0 0 .074 .103 7
19 Ben Valley* 18 75 303 90 12 6 10 .297 .475 144
20 Jim Wheeler 20 23 46 4 1 0 0 .087 .109 5
21 Thomas Wright 21 138 563 145 28 2 4 .258 .336 189
21 Players 20.2 138 5390 4565 809 1199 163 52 102 700 167 717 1014 .263 .360 .388 .748 1772 63 45 35
* - 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 Gene Cockrell 19 2 1 .667 11
2 William Els* 19 12 10 .545 2.85 39 17 227.0 179 106 72 10 119 1.313 7.1 0.4 4.7
3 Howard Johnson* 20 1 1 .500 7
4 Frederick Jones 22 10 11 .476 4.28 30 21 145.0 134 96 69 9 107 1.662 8.3 0.6 6.6
5 Julio Navarro 20 24 8 .750 2.16 49 22 246.0 186 86 59 6 120 1.244 6.8 0.2 4.4
6 Wendell Snodgrass 20 2 1 .667 5
7 Michael Tagliaferro 19 18 7 .720 3.39 39 23 202.0 187 108 76 13 108 1.460 8.3 0.6 4.8
8 Jim Wheeler 20 6 4 .600 4.83 23 15 121.0 108 80 65 3 133 1.992 8.0 0.2 9.9
8 Players 19.9 90 50 .643 3.26 138 138 67 71 12 1197.0 1006 605 434 48 778 34 852 76 7 58 5370 1.490 7.6 0.4 5.8 6.4 1.10
* - 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
Julio Navarro 49 0.00
William Els 39 0.00
Michael Tagliaferro 39 0.00
Frederick Jones 30 0.00
Jim Wheeler 23 0.00
Howard Johnson 7 0.00
Wendell Snodgrass 5 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Felipe Alou 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 12, 1935 Bajos de Haina, San Cristobal, DO
Stan Anderson 20 R 5' 9.0" 160 1936
Gene Cockrell 19 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1937
Richard Coleman 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1935
William Els 19 L L 6' 3.0" 185 1937
Leon Franklin 20 L L 6' 0.0" 168 1936
Charles Howard 19 L 5' 10.0" 175 1937
Howard Johnson 20 L L 6' 2.0" 1936
Frederick Jones 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1934
Buddy Kerr 33 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 6, 1922 Astoria, NY, US
Ronald Kozuch 21 R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 15, 1934 Hartford, CT, US
James Miller 22 L R 5' 11.0" 170 1934
Julio Navarro 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 9, 1936 Vieques, PR
William Pazienza 20 R 6' 0.0" 185 1936
Charles Pearson 20 L 6' 3.0" 200 1936
Robert Shelightner 20 R 6' 1.0" 180 1936
Wendell Snodgrass 20 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1936
Michael Tagliaferro 19 R R 5' 11.0" 184 1937
Ben Valley 18 L R 6' 0.0" 187 Jul 16, 1937 Richlands, VA, US
Jim Wheeler 20 R R 6' 1.0" 205 1936
Thomas Wright 21 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1935

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