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1956 Atlanta Crackers

1956 > Class AA > 1956 Southern Association
Overall: 89-65
Scored 827 runs, Allowed 729 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-68

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Atlanta, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Charlie Bicknell27355418411.333.50027
2Bob Boring2912745212425419.274.473214
3Andrew Bratkowitz2723256010.240.3208
4Paul Burris32267215300.208.25018
5Roy Cato23671.143
6Norman Chandler25621.500
7Jack Daniels*2815255614327434.257.504280
8Frank DiPrima2914955016428313.298.431237
9Terry Fox2018221000.045.0451
10Jim Frey*25258722401.253.33329
11Gabe Gabler*2521691017225121.246.55138
12Richard Grabowski2235779000.117.1179
13Joey Jay#207162.125
14Edward McHugh2726418300.195.26811
15Don McMahon2614136201.462.84611
16Sammy Meeks3313853914228112.263.386208
17Robert Montag*3313338610217427.264.539208
18Earl Mossor*30244712101.255.34016
19Chet Nichols#2511103100.300.4004
20Vic Rehm#2039729200.125.15311
21William Reynolds*2411438610828812.280.487188
22Clarence Riddle2411139010112719.259.472184
23William Robertson*2210264110.154.2697
24Frank Sacka311093539714211.275.419148
25Dick Sinovic305316753905.317.46177
26Jim Spencer221840000.000.0000
27Sammy Taylor*23561000.167.1671
28Glenn Thompson27310.000
29Bob Thorpe299336110922421.302.560202
30Bill Tosheff30881.125
31Corky Valentine27326810201.147.22115
32Frederick Vogel254491000.111.1111
33Bill Wilhelm27329819500.194.24524
34Bobby Willis246920042400.210.23046
35Len Yochim*27627316400.219.27420Stats for 2 teams
35 Players28.11545954521482713592494218374140660815.261.341.430.7712241963446
* - 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
1Charlie Bicknell27108.5565.1532154145.015299831679881.5939.
2Andrew Bratkowitz2746.4003.9423680.08540358351.5009.60.93.9
3Norman Chandler*25101.0006.0069.010641.55610.04.0
4Terry Fox2048.3334.85171178.08251425421.5909.50.64.8
5Richard Grabowski221212.5003.613528212.0186968514991.3447.90.64.2
6Joey Jay20301.0002.92740.0281813181.1506.34.0
7Don McMahon2642.6672.0014136.023980171.1115.80.04.2
8Earl Mossor3083.7273.542015117.0106574610651.4628.20.85.0
9Chet Nichols*2512.3334.2211432.03916152141.65611.00.63.9
10Vic Rehm*20138.6194.223733211.020611099101341.6118.80.45.7
11Jim Spencer*2201.0003.1318023.0201082161.5657.80.86.3
12Glenn Thompson2702.00011.2538.081082.0009.09.0
13Bill Tosheff3012.3336.75728.03021131.5369.64.2
14Corky Valentine27167.6963.893225199.0208948613541.3179.40.62.4
15Frederick Vogel2573.7005.7244274.07855474521.7579.50.56.3
16Len Yochim*2795.6434.81479129.0134846911711.5899.30.85.0Stats for 2 teams
16 Players24.78965.5784.47154154965861355.0139572967310772153814184571.5629.
* - 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


Len Yochim470.00Stats for 2 teams
Frederick Vogel440.00
Vic Rehm370.00
Richard Grabowski350.00
Charlie Bicknell320.00
Corky Valentine320.00
Andrew Bratkowitz230.00
Earl Mossor200.00
Jim Spencer180.00
Terry Fox170.00
Don McMahon140.00
Chet Nichols110.00
Joey Jay70.00
Bill Tosheff70.00
Norman Chandler60.00
Glenn Thompson30.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Charlie Bicknell27RR5' 11.0"170Jul 27, 1928Plainfield, NJ, US
Bob Boring29R5' 11.0"180Aug 11, 1926Detroit, MI, US
Andrew Bratkowitz27RR5' 11.0"175Jan 25, 1929Cleveland, OH, US
Paul Burris32RR6' 0.0"190Jul 21, 1923Hickory, NC, US
Roy Cato23R5' 9.0"170Jun 15, 1933
Norman Chandler25RL6' 1.0"1851931
Jack Daniels28LL5' 10.0"165Dec 21, 1927Chester, PA, US
Frank DiPrima29RR5' 9.0"170Dec 13, 1926Philadelphia, PA, US
Terry Fox20RR6' 0.0"175Jul 31, 1935Chicago, IL, US
Jim Frey25LL5' 9.0"170May 26, 1931Cleveland, OH, US
Gabe Gabler25LR6' 1.0"190Aug 4, 1930St. Louis, MO, US
Richard Grabowski22RR6' 0.0"178Jul 17, 1933
Joey Jay20SR6' 4.0"228Aug 15, 1935Middletown, CT, US
Edward McHugh27R5' 10.0"1701929
Don McMahon26RR6' 2.0"215Jan 4, 1930Brooklyn, NY, US
Sammy Meeks33RR5' 9.0"160Apr 23, 1923Anderson, SC, US
Robert Montag33LL5' 11.0"185Jan 21, 1923Cincinnati, OH, US
Earl Mossor30LR6' 1.0"175Jul 21, 1925Forbus, TN, US
Chet Nichols25SL6' 1.0"165Feb 22, 1931Pawtucket, RI, US
Vic Rehm20SL6' 4.0"200Feb 16, 1936Carlyle, IL, US
William Reynolds24LL5' 9.0"1801932
Clarence Riddle24RL6' 1.0"1881932
William Robertson22LR6' 2.0"2051934
Frank Sacka31RR6' 0.0"195Aug 30, 1924Romulus, MI, US
Dick Sinovic30R6' 0.0"185Jul 30, 1925Portland, OR, US
Jim Spencer22RL6' 0.0"190Aug 14, 1933Batesville, AR, US
Sammy Taylor23LR6' 2.0"185Feb 27, 1933Woodruff, SC, US
Glenn Thompson27RR6' 5.0"215Dec 7, 1928Minneapolis, MN, US
Bob Thorpe29RR6' 1.0"190Nov 19, 1926Caryville, FL, US
Bill Tosheff30RR6' 1.0"185Jun 2, 1926
Corky Valentine27RR6' 1.0"203Jan 4, 1929Troy, OH, US
Frederick Vogel25RR6' 4.0"Sep 4, 1930Hartford, CT, US
Bill Wilhelm27R6' 0.0"175Jun 11, 1929
Bobby Willis24RR5' 11.0"1601932
Len Yochim27LL6' 2.0"200Oct 16, 1928New Orleans, LA, US

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