The Philadelphia Phillies managed to stay ahead of the New York Giants, 2 to 1, on April 20, 1956.

1956 Philadelphia Phillies

Final

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Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Mueller RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alvin Dark SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Willie Mays CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Dusty Rhodes LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ray Katt C 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ruben Gomez PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Bobby Hofman C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hank Thompson 3B 2 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0
Daryl Spencer 2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Gail Harris 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Wes Westrum C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Wilson PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Marv Grissom P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Lennon PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Hoyt Wilhelm P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Ridzik P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Hearn P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Whitey Lockman PH,LF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 37 1 5 1 0 5 6 1 0 5

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Hearn 6.0 5 1 1 2 3 1
Marv Grissom 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Hoyt Wilhelm (L) 1.0 1 1 1 2 0 0
Steve Ridzik 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 7 2 2 5 4 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Richie Ashburn CF 3 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Bobby Morgan 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Granny Hamner SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Del Ennis LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Jim Greengrass RF 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 4
Stan Lopata 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andy Seminick C 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Ted Kazanski 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Herm Wehmeier P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Marv Blaylock PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Meyer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 2 7 2 1 5 4 0 0 10

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Herm Wehmeier 9.0 4 1 1 5 5 0
Jack Meyer (W) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 10.0 5 1 1 5 6 0

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