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1956 Danville Leafs

1956 > Class B > 1956 Carolina League
Overall: 83-69
Scored 748 runs, Allowed 709 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-72

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Salty Parker
Represented: Danville, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Kenneth Andersen2131464001.087.1527
2Robert Beier23248414210.167.21418
3Charles Bennett23720.000
4Joe Blasko2042506100.120.1407
5John Brady22110.000
6Charles Davis20447519500.253.32024
7James Dunevant*257111.091
8Gordon Dyment2542366202.167.38914
9John Elias229234.174
10Don Frailey*228294.138
11Frank Funk20872.286
12Stanford Grossman241384291082200.252.303130
13Joseph Hardgrove23750.000
14Joe Hawthorne?--121.500
15Wayne Heim2398290491101.169.21763
16Edward Herstek20339320210.215.25824
17Bob Hildenbrand231294771301110.273.300143
18Jacob Jacobsen25751.200
19Orland Johnson23320.000
20Robert Koperwhats247142.143
21George Lastres20610.000
22Arthur Lettieri219236.261
23Jack Lewis2310736910717412.290.455168
24Robert Lloyd231092001.222.5565
25Eugene Matty2328469100.196.21710
26Willie McCovey*1815251916138829.310.582302
27Tommy McIntyre*2213143200.214.3575
28Roy Nelson23125392901934.230.324127
29Jose Pagan2114756616030410.283.403228
30Larry Paladino26641.250
31William Pruett*2112192000.105.1052
32Julio Solano?--352.400
33John Spreen24326611311.167.28819
34Tony Taylor2015054414528713.267.415226
35Donald Tkacsik*2412192000.105.1052
36Leon Wagner*2215254317923251.330.661359
37Albert Wilson2433766100.079.0927
37 Players21.81525659494674812572233212661483611899.254.334.389.7231922732914
* - 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
1Kenneth Andersen*2186.5713.953117132.0120795811871.5688.20.85.9
2Charles Bennett23006
3Joe Blasko201013.4353.374219179.01548967201141.4977.71.05.7
4Charles Davis20189.6673.554325223.01881068828971.2787.61.13.9
5Gordon Dyment2576.5383.984213131.013072589751.5658.90.65.2
6Frank Funk2003.0007.208525.0312020101.64011.23.6
7Joseph Hardgrove*23007
8Joe Hawthorne?--101.0001
9Jacob Jacobsen2502.0005
10George Lastres2001.0004
11Robert Lloyd230010
12Eugene Matty23127.6323.502719144.0129645613471.2228.10.82.9
13Tommy McIntyre*2222.5003.0713444.03817154171.2507.80.83.5
14Larry Paladino2601.0006
15William Pruett2136.3333.4111966.06131257111.0918.31.01.5
16Julio Solano?--003
17Donald Tkacsik*2444.5003.5712758.05635234471.7768.70.67.3
18Albert Wilson24189.6672.923326191.0157806281181.4407.40.45.6
18 Players22.28369.546152152709
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Kenneth Andersen21RL6' 2.0"1851935
Robert Beier23R5' 11.0"1701933
Charles Bennett23RR6' 1.0"1801933
Joe Blasko20RR5' 11.0"185Aug 28, 1935Pittsburgh, PA, US
John Brady22RR6' 2.0"1811934
Charles Davis20RR6' 0.0"1601936
James Dunevant25L5' 10.0"1751931
Gordon Dyment25RR6' 3.0"1951931
John Elias22R5' 11.0"1701934
Don Frailey22LR5' 10.0"165Apr 28, 1934Vandalia, IL, US
Frank Funk20RR6' 0.0"175Aug 30, 1935Washington, DC, US
Stanford Grossman24R6' 0.0"1901932
Joseph Hardgrove23RL6' 1.0"2001933
Joe Hawthorne--Unknown
Wayne Heim23R5' 11.0"1851933
Edward Herstek20RR6' 2.0"1921936
Bob Hildenbrand23R5' 10.0"1681933
Jacob Jacobsen25RR6' 2.0"2051931
Orland Johnson23R6' 1.0"1701933
Robert Koperwhats24R5' 10.0"1551932
George Lastres20RR6' 1.0"1681936
Arthur Lettieri21RR6' 1.0"1871935
Jack Lewis23RR5' 10.0"1851933
Robert Lloyd23RR6' 2.0"1971933
Eugene Matty23RR6' 1.0"1951933
Willie McCovey18LL6' 4.0"198Jan 10, 1938Mobile, AL, US
Tommy McIntyre22LL6' 1.0"1951934Chesnee, SC, US
Roy Nelson23R6' 2.0"1851933
Jose Pagan21RR5' 9.0"160May 5, 1935Barceloneta, PR
Larry Paladino26RR6' 0.0"170Aug 15, 1929Center Ridge, AR, US
William Pruett21LR6' 1.0"1851935
Donald Saatzer22R6' 1.0"2001934
Julio Solano--Unknown
John Spreen24R6' 1.0"193Nov 1, 1931Hays, KS, US
Tony Taylor20RR5' 9.0"170Dec 19, 1935Central Alava, CU
Donald Tkacsik24LL6' 0.0"205Dec 12, 1931
Leon Wagner22LR6' 1.0"195May 13, 1934Chattanooga, TN, US
Albert Wilson24RR6' 1.0"1901932

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