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1956 Los Angeles Angels

1956 > Class Open > 1956 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 107-61

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Bob Scheffing
Represented: Los Angeles, CA
Ballpark: Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, CA), Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, CA) and Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Red Adams34153534240001017.
2Bob Anderson207120201100120012.
3John Andre*33322000000000.
4Ray Bauer27492219330000025.
5Steve Bilko27162709597163215186551644104105.360.453.6871.14041013206
6Jim Bolger24165656592881933742814734842.326.376.544.919322155110
7John Briggs221932313510110112.
8Pidge Browne*27111000000001.
9Buzz Clarkson4181811231000044.273.529.364.89341210
10Bob Coats*2610326723745757002932416.316.378.346.724824051
11Hy Cohen2551512220000023.
12Lorenzo Davis38641601521948906241517.316.340.493.833751111
13Dick Drott1935817561420290017.
14Jim Fanning28122927491015015.333.345.481.826131001
15Gene Fodge2447716591110070320.
16George Freese29137544474871383142211355349.291.365.513.87724311647
17Johnny Goryl22122721441014044.190.308.381.68980011
18Eddie Haas*214118614934415141913223.275.400.403.803601113
19Joe Hannah2593277239296512113303446.272.364.343.707824121
20Dave Hillman2837887641210060532.
21John Hricinak24811000000000.
22Don Lauters2539112100152661260725.260.312.400.712401131
23Gene Mauch30146650566123197293208427043.348.424.516.94029216581
24Richie Myers26154536541001070.
25Harry Perkowski*332436345710220112.206.229.412.640141010
26Marino Pieretti353849455113000012.244.261.311.572142030
27George Piktuzis24322010000001.500.500.5001.00010000
28Pete Spasoff*23122010000000.500.500.5001.00011000
29Bob Speake*25158666580107174293251111474100.300.377.490.86728412318
30Don Swanson*23777020000001.
31El Tappe29100363303308114133604640.267.367.350.71710619464
32Bob Thorpe2135666261731190318.274.308.403.711252010
33Gale Wade*2710143538377112872067164362.292.368.507.8751944432
34Casey Wise#2316876870512220236476075051.287.332.379.71126712094
34 Players26.416864255656100016782553620293356623771.297.367.462.8292611136365753
* - 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
1Red Adams3462.7504.0715125086.110248391420271001.41310.
2Bob Anderson20124.7502.6570000105.110343315526110121.4728.
3John Andre3301.0007.0431007.211862840012.47812.
4Ray Bauer*2761.8573.164900079.2853628425321021.3819.
5John Briggs2255.5005.6218134080.01095650927370011.70012.
6Hy Cohen25501.0005.70551030.0402119515160011.83312.
7Dick Drott191310.5654.393530111196.219811996231081846191.5569.
8Gene Fodge24197.7314.314425112192.02041009213821225111.4909.
9Dave Hillman28217.7503.383329153210.1207907916601303031.2698.
10John Hricinak24003.48800010.19640940201.7427.
11Tom LeGros2501.0007.2040005.03441510001.6005.
12Harry Perkowski*3346.4004.7822122090.110657481041523001.62710.
13Marino Pieretti3579.4384.90381720156.019199851653684031.56411.
14George Piktuzis*2401.0009.5332005.26662671012.1189.53.29.511.11.17
15Pete Spasoff*230012.4610004.111760230013.00022.
16Don Swanson*23201.0002.79710019.1157636130111.0867.
17Bob Thorpe2177.5004.86292061155.218395842460774031.56110.
17 Players25.510761.637168168
* - 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


El Tappe9646742914.9835.30517
Joe Hannah804053946.9915.55416
Jim Fanning842221.9575.5002
Lorenzo Davis120001.0002.0000


Steve Bilko162128010517139.9888.55
Bob Speake5253041.0005.60
Lorenzo Davis336126.94912.33


Gene Mauch13833938422100.9705.24
Casey Wise143837115.9875.36
Don Lauters13212734.9413.69
Lorenzo Davis10272037.9404.70


George Freese129932671925.9502.79
Lorenzo Davis20123923.9622.55
Don Lauters107920.8891.60
Johnny Goryl88933.8502.13
Gene Mauch891925.9333.50
Buzz Clarkson403001.0000.75


Casey Wise15726846637101.9524.68
Richie Myers1093237.9324.10
Don Lauters581833.8975.20


Jim Bolger1633441044.9892.17
Bob Speake1553721766.9852.51
Gale Wade99244863.9772.55
Bob Coats5388230.9681.70
Eddie Haas4172861.9301.95
Don Lauters430001.0000.75
Lorenzo Davis320001.0000.67


Bob Anderson70121731.9060.41
Ray Bauer49122823.9520.82
Gene Fodge4473215.9750.89
Marino Pieretti38113252.8961.13
Dick Drott35817001.0000.71
Dave Hillman331535051.0001.52
Bob Thorpe29328011.0001.07
Harry Perkowski22318001.0000.95
Red Adams18521021.0001.44Stats for 2 teams
John Briggs183610.9000.50
John Hricinak823001.0000.63
Don Swanson714011.0000.71
Hy Cohen506011.0001.20
Tom LeGros410001.0000.25
John Andre302001.0000.67
George Piktuzis301001.0000.33
Pete Spasoff102001.0002.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Red Adams34RR6' 0.0"185Oct 7, 1921Parlier, CA, US
Bob Anderson20RR6' 4.0"210Sep 29, 1935East Chicago, IN, US
John Andre33LR6' 4.0"200Jan 3, 1923Brockton, MA, US
Ray Bauer27RL6' 3.0"170Jul 9, 1928Roosevelt, NY, US
Steve Bilko27RR6' 1.0"230Nov 13, 1928Nanticoke, PA, US
Jim Bolger24RR6' 2.0"180Feb 23, 1932Cincinnati, OH, US
John Briggs22RR5' 10.0"175Jan 24, 1934Natoma, CA, US
Pidge Browne27LL6' 1.0"190Mar 21, 1929Peekskill, NY, US
Buzz Clarkson41RR5' 11.0"210Mar 13, 1915Hopkins, SC, US
Bob Coats26LL6' 0.0"180Dec 24, 1929Woodlawn, IL, US
Hy Cohen25RR6' 5.0"220Jan 29, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Lorenzo Davis38RR6' 3.0"188Jul 3, 1917Piper, AL, US
Dick Drott19RR6' 0.0"185Jul 1, 1936Cincinnati, OH, US
Jim Fanning28RR5' 11.0"180Sep 14, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Gene Fodge24RR6' 0.0"175Jul 9, 1931South Bend, IN, US
George Freese29RR6' 0.0"190Sep 12, 1926Wheeling, WV, US
Johnny Goryl22RR5' 10.0"175Oct 21, 1933Cumberland, RI, US
Eddie Haas21LR5' 11.0"178May 26, 1935Paducah, KY, US
Joe Hannah25RR5' 11.0"200Feb 1, 1931Marshfield, MO, US
Dave Hillman28RR5' 11.0"168Sep 14, 1927Dungannon, VA, US
John Hricinak24RR6' 0.0"175Aug 29, 1931Clementon, PA, US
Don Lauters25RR5' 6.0"160Jan 12, 1931Sioux City, IA, US
Tom LeGros25RR6' 1.0"185Jun 27, 1931Mobile, AL, US
Gene Mauch30RR5' 10.0"165Nov 18, 1925Salina, KS, US
Richie Myers26RR5' 6.0"150Apr 7, 1930Sacramento, CA, US
Harry Perkowski33LL6' 2.0"196Sep 6, 1922Dante, VA, US
Marino Pieretti35RR5' 7.0"153Sep 23, 1920Luccia, IT
George Piktuzis24RL6' 2.0"200Jan 3, 1932Chicago, IL, US
Pete Spasoff23LL6' 1.0"170Feb 12, 1933Battle Creek, MI, US
Bob Speake25LL6' 1.0"178Aug 22, 1930Springfield, MO, US
Don Swanson23LL6' 1.0"170Jul 17, 1932Arlington, MA, US
El Tappe29RR5' 11.0"180May 21, 1927Quincy, IL, US
Bob Thorpe21RR6' 1.0"170Jun 12, 1935San Diego, CA, US
Gale Wade27LR6' 1.0"185Jan 20, 1929Hollister, MO, US
Casey Wise23SR6' 0.0"170Sep 8, 1932Lafayette, IN, US

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