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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
1Felipe Alou2111944516915621.380.582259
2Stan Anderson207725344301.174.19850
3Gene Cockrell1913450914722522.289.481245
4Richard Coleman211344601171653.254.330152
5William Els*1941779000.117.1179
6Leon Franklin*204014139721.277.37653
7Charles Howard*1913344812521127.279.426191
8Howard Johnson*20972.286
9Frederick Jones22448211111.134.20717
10Buddy Kerr33531.333
11Ronald Kozuch219124.333
12James Miller*2213348414617911.302.442214
13Julio Navarro20528817111.193.26123
14William Pazienza204612021301.175.22527
15Charles Pearson*20973328010218.241.446148
16Robert Shelightner2021386200.158.2118
17Wendell Snodgrass205100.000
18Michael Tagliaferro1939685200.074.1037
19Ben Valley*18753039012610.297.475144
20Jim Wheeler2023464100.087.1095
21Thomas Wright211385631452824.258.336189
21 Players20.2138539045658091199163521027001677171014.263.360.388.7481772634535
* - 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
1Gene Cockrell1921.66711
2William Els*191210.5452.853917227.017910672101191.3137.10.44.7
3Howard Johnson*2011.5007
4Frederick Jones221011.4764.283021145.0134966991071.6628.30.66.6
5Julio Navarro20248.7502.164922246.0186865961201.2446.80.24.4
6Wendell Snodgrass2021.6675
7Michael Tagliaferro19187.7203.393923202.018710876131081.4608.30.64.8
8Jim Wheeler2064.6004.832315121.0108806531331.9928.00.29.9
8 Players19.99050.6433.261381386771121197.0100660543448778348527675853701.4907.
* - 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
Felipe Alou21RR6' 0.0"195May 12, 1935Bajos de Haina, San Cristobal, DO
Stan Anderson20R5' 9.0"1601936
Gene Cockrell19RR6' 0.0"1951937
Richard Coleman21RR6' 1.0"1801935
William Els19LL6' 3.0"1851937
Leon Franklin20LL6' 0.0"1681936
Charles Howard19L5' 10.0"1751937
Howard Johnson20LL6' 2.0"1936
Frederick Jones22RR6' 2.0"1701934
Buddy Kerr33RR6' 2.0"175Nov 6, 1922Astoria, NY, US
Ronald Kozuch21R5' 11.0"185Aug 15, 1934Hartford, CT, US
James Miller22LR5' 11.0"1701934
Julio Navarro20RR6' 0.0"175Jan 9, 1936Vieques, PR
William Pazienza20R6' 0.0"1851936
Charles Pearson20L6' 3.0"2001936
Robert Shelightner20R6' 1.0"1801936
Wendell Snodgrass20RR6' 0.0"1951936
Michael Tagliaferro19RR5' 11.0"1841937
Ben Valley18LR6' 0.0"187Jul 16, 1937Richlands, VA, US
Jim Wheeler20RR6' 1.0"2051936
Thomas Wright21RR5' 11.0"1651935

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