The Chicago Cubs lost to the New York Giants, 6 to 5, on May 2, 1956.

1956 Chicago Cubs

Final

CHC

Cubs

3-9

5

1

0

1

2

1

0

3

1

0

4

0

1

5

0

2

6

2

0

7

1

0

8

0

1

9

0

0

10

0

0

11

0

0

12

0

0

13

0

0

14

0

0

15

0

0

16

0

0

17

1

0

R

6

5

H

16

16

E

4

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Whitey Lockman LF,1B 8 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 2
Alvin Dark SS 8 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 5
Willie Mays CF 6 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Bob Lennon RF,LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Bobby Hofman PH,1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dusty Rhodes PH,LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Daryl Spencer 2B 7 2 4 3 1 1 1 0 0 9
Foster Castleman 3B 8 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Gail Harris 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Don Mueller PH,RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ray Katt C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Wilson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Wes Westrum C 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Hank Thompson PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jim Mangan C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Worthington P 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Don Liddle P 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Hoyt Wilhelm P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Ridzik P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wayne Terwilliger PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Marv Grissom P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Windy McCall P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Antonelli PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Margoneri P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ruben Gomez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 63 6 16 5 1 10 11 0 1 27

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Al Worthington 4.0 9 4 4 3 1 3
Don Liddle 3.0 3 1 0 1 4 0
Hoyt Wilhelm 1.1 1 0 0 2 1 0
Steve Ridzik 2.2 0 0 0 1 4 0
Marv Grissom 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0
Windy McCall 2.1 2 0 0 0 3 0
Joe Margoneri (W) 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0
Ruben Gomez (S) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 17.0 16 5 4 9 16 3

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Hoak 3B 7 0 1 0 0 1 6 0 0 1
Solly Drake CF 8 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 5
Dee Fondy 1B 7 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Ernie Banks SS 5 1 2 2 1 3 1 0 1 5
Walt Moryn RF 7 0 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 2
Jim King LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Monte Irvin PH,LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Gene Baker 2B 8 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 8
Hobie Landrith C 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Eddie Miksis PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
El Tappe C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gale Wade PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Harry Chiti C 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Russ Meyer P 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Frank Kellert PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turk Lown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Davis P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pete Whisenant PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Vito Valentinetti P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Owen Friend PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Brosnan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clyde McCullough PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Richie Myers PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 61 5 16 4 3 9 16 1 1 27

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Russ Meyer 8.0 10 5 4 1 5 1
Turk Lown 1.1 1 0 0 1 2 0
Jim Davis 3.2 3 0 0 3 3 0
Vito Valentinetti 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jim Brosnan (L) 2.0 2 1 1 4 1 0
Totals 17.0 16 6 5 10 11 1

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