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1956 Reading Indians

1956 > Class A > 1956 Eastern League
Overall: 80-59
Scored 625 runs, Allowed 520 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 81-58

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Don Heffner
Represented: Reading, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Gary Bell19286113100.213.23014
2Frank Biskup236416639301.235.27145
3Joe Camacho2874252691426.274.417105
4Mudcat Grant20547725410.325.40331
5Tommy Herrera2314194110.211.3687
6Clell Hobson251284421172532.265.348154
7Cob Jarvis*231405391532560.284.353190
8Paul Jones2613846511629216.249.424197
9Mitchell June26121458129131013.282.439201
10Walt Kellner271111.000
11Charles Kolakowski2334546100.111.1307
12Victor Lapiner2242588110.138.19011
13Eugene Law28410000.000.0000
14Bobby Locke22387917500.215.27822
15John Luthern234122.167
16David Mann#2397336951216.283.378127
17Donald McGinnis234210320202.194.27228
18George Noonan22510000.000.0000
19Robert O'Donnell25288515100.176.18816
20Carl Porter*2318346010.176.2358
21Joseph Randazzo25103358931217.260.358128
22Andrew Rellick2612143410917422.251.461200Stats for 2 teams
23Ken Retzer*22100271671115.247.35195
24Wally Seward*2438277000.259.2597
25Larry Spinner*214714126413.184.29141
26Frank Tanana23952706611212.244.433117
27Bob Truss*24247417223.230.43232
28Stanley Turner*2211103000.300.3003
29James Wilkinson2610173100.176.2354
29 Players24.21405127447662511321803677532120553777.253.333.361.69316156137
* - 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
1Gary Bell19138.6192.842827203.0163826471121.3557.20.35.0
2Mudcat Grant201213.4803.723326203.0218107848871.5029.70.43.9
3Tommy Herrera2343.5712.3214766.04717173301.1676.40.44.1
4Walt Kellner27001
5Charles Kolakowski23812.4005.163323164.016110594121031.6108.80.75.7
6Victor Lapiner22175.7731.964120188.015752418801.2617.50.43.8
7Eugene Law28201.0004
8Bobby Locke22189.6672.432828226.0167756181061.2086.70.34.2
9John Luthern2312.3334
10George Noonan22005
11Wally Seward*2457.4174.4038794.09365462581.6068.90.25.6
11 Players21.88059.576140140520
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Gary Bell19RR6' 1.0"196Nov 17, 1936San Antonio, TX, US
Frank Biskup23RR5' 11.0"1701933
Joe Camacho28R6' 0.0"178May 29, 1928
Mudcat Grant20RR6' 1.0"186Aug 13, 1935Lacoochee, FL, US
Tommy Herrera23RR5' 11.0"172Jun 9, 1933Laredo, TX, US
Clell Hobson25R6' 1.0"1851931
Cob Jarvis23LR6' 3.0"185Oct 26, 1932Booneville, MS, US
Paul Jones26R5' 10.0"1701930
Mitchell June26RR6' 3.0"1931930
Walt Kellner27RR6' 0.0"200Apr 26, 1929Tucson, AZ, US
Charles Kolakowski23RR6' 1.0"205Dec 22, 1932Sayreville, NJ, US
Victor Lapiner22RR6' 0.0"2031934
Eugene Law28RR5' 11.0"1821928
Bobby Locke22RR5' 11.0"185Mar 3, 1934Rowes Run, PA, US
John Luthern23RR6' 1.0"1781933
David Mann23SR5' 11.0"175Feb 16, 1933Dalton, GA, US
Donald McGinnis23R6' 2.0"2001933
George Noonan22RR5' 11.0"1851934
Robert O'Donnell25R6' 0.0"1751931
Carl Porter23LL6' 2.0"175Dec 30, 1932Lake City, AR, US
Joseph Randazzo25RL6' 0.0"1901931
Andrew Rellick26R6' 2.0"2101930
Ken Retzer22LR6' 0.0"185Apr 30, 1934Wood River, IL, US
Wally Seward24LL6' 2.0"1701932
Larry Spinner21L5' 10.0"1801935
Frank Tanana23R6' 2.0"1801933
Bob Truss24L6' 1.0"1761932
Stanley Turner22L6' 0.0"1851934
James Wilkinson26R6' 0.0"1901930

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