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1956 Durham Bulls

1956 > Class B > 1956 Carolina League
Overall: 84-69
Scored 803 runs, Allowed 727 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 83-70

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Johnny Pesky
Represented: Durham, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Richard Bays*2016284100.143.1795
2Dick Camilli246223379737.339.485113
3Harry Coe*23264911010.224.26513
4Richard Colone*2441148371016.250.45367
5Robert Cruze26436818300.265.30921
6Chuck Daniel2215296100.207.2417
7Dale Ferris*24125403125211013.310.509205
8John Fickinger2229466000.130.1306
9Stew Hein26913761151158.306.426160
10Jim Hughes216125971911.274.32885
11Jim Johnson226017137610.216.26345
12Emil Karlik*244213941815.295.47566
13Tom Kirkpatrick2119223100.136.1824
14Nikko Koleff2110162100.125.1883
15Paul Lepley*235419651600.260.29157
16Joe Lewis2514196100.316.3687
17Eugene Luck23993731011954.271.381142
18Robert McDaniel23330.000
19Jim McManus*1910540012327516.308.520208
20Joe Melago245520261813.302.39680
21William Mitchell25307316210.219.27420
22Cecil Neff24266314000.222.22214
23Bill Nolan22470.000
24Jerry Paparella21216313310.206.28618
25Alfred Paschal21155618210.321.39322
26Albert Pehanick2036491100.020.0412
27Johnny Pesky*3717356200.171.2298
28Hollis Powell23662235912710.265.516115
29Anthony Scariato*2093317819211.256.401127
30John Schroder197325366622.261.32482
31George Seidel*2315318200.258.32310
32Ron Shoop247320236921.178.25752
33Malcolm Simmons2135364000.111.1114
34Robert Taylor*255319843304.217.29358
35Carl Wagner*223711221502.188.28632
36Robert White2243164491512.299.43972
36 Players22.7153591150838031335210529569746718843.263.351.380.7311934624827
* - 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
1Richard Bays*2046.4004.44121077.08353387341.5199.70.84.0
2Harry Coe*2386.5712.902417155.016368505401.3109.50.32.3
3Robert Cruze*26168.6673.284321206.02121077513681.3599.30.63.0
4Chuck Daniel2244.5002.8615985.09036273261.3659.50.32.8
5John Fickinger2278.4674.742918133.0143867014691.5949.70.94.7
6Tom Kirkpatrick*2123.4007.40191862.07555516642.24210.90.99.3
7Nikko Koleff2116.1436.3810755.06651399351.83610.81.55.7
8Joe Lewis2542.6672.5110861.04522172361.3286.60.35.3
9Robert McDaniel23003
10William Mitchell251211.5223.453021185.0200967111421.3089.70.52.0
11Bill Nolan2211.5004
12Albert Pehanick20109.5264.043419156.0170897011741.5649.80.64.3
13Malcolm Simmons21155.7502.51354111.08633315491.2167.00.44.0
13 Players22.68469.549153153727
* - 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
Richard Bays20LL6' 1.0"1751936
Dick Camilli24RR6' 2.0"1901932
Harry Coe23LL6' 1.0"163Feb 13, 1933Brooklyn, NY, US
Richard Colone24LL5' 11.0"1801932
Robert Cruze26RL5' 11.0"180Feb 21, 1930Ansonia, OH, US
Chuck Daniel22RR6' 2.0"195Sep 17, 1933Bluffton, AR, US
Dale Ferris24L6' 3.0"2001932
John Fickinger22RR6' 3.0"195Oct 11, 1933Ashland, PA, US
Stew Hein26R6' 0.0"1651930
Jim Hughes21RR6' 3.0"185Oct 21, 1934Prosper, TX, US
Jim Johnson22RR5' 11.0"175Jun 27, 1934Watertown, SD, US
Emil Karlik24LL5' 10.0"175Jun 7, 1932
Tom Kirkpatrick21RL6' 2.0"235Mar 27, 1935Beaver Falls, PA, US
Nikko Koleff21RR6' 1.0"175Sep 2, 1934
Paul Lepley23L5' 11.0"1751933
Joe Lewis25RR5' 11.0"175Mar 24, 1931Fall River, MA, US
Eugene Luck23RR5' 11.0"1701933
Robert McDaniel23RR6' 1.0"1901933
Jim McManus19LL6' 4.0"215Jul 20, 1936Brookline, MA, US
Joe Melago24R6' 1.0"1651932
William Mitchell25RR6' 2.0"1901931
Cecil Neff24R6' 2.0"1951932
Bill Nolan22RR6' 1.0"1901934
Jerry Paparella21R5' 10.0"1701935
Alfred Paschal21RR6' 0.0"1651935
Albert Pehanick20RR6' 5.0"195Aug 27, 1935Scranton, PA, US
Johnny Pesky37LR5' 9.0"168Feb 27, 1919Portland, OR, US
Hollis Powell23R6' 3.0"1851933
Anthony Scariato20L5' 10.0"1821936
John Schroder19RR5' 11.0"1851937
George Seidel23LR6' 0.0"187Jul 18, 1932Williamsport, PA, US
Ron Shoop24RR5' 11.0"180Sep 19, 1931Rural Valley, PA, US
Malcolm Simmons21RR6' 1.0"1751935
Robert Taylor25L5' 11.0"1751931
Carl Wagner22LR5' 8.0"180Jul 6, 1933Brighton, WI, US
Robert White22R6' 1.0"2101934

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