The Pittsburgh Pirates were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals, 6 to 3, on May 22, 1956.

1956 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

PIT

Pirates

15-14

3

1

0

0

2

2

0

3

0

0

4

0

1

5

0

0

6

1

1

7

2

1

8

0

0

9

1

0

R

6

3

H

11

10

E

0

3

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Blasingame SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Grady Hatton 2B 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
Stan Musial RF 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ken Boyer 3B 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3
Wally Moon 1B 2 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
Rip Repulski LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Chuck Harmon LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Del Greco CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bill Sarni C 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Herm Wehmeier P 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jackie Collum P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 6 11 5 0 5 4 1 0 14

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Herm Wehmeier (W) 6.2 7 3 3 2 4 1
Jackie Collum (S) 2.1 3 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 10 3 3 2 4 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Johnny O'Brien 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lee Walls PH,RF 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bill Virdon CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Roberto Clemente RF,3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dale Long 1B 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 7
Frank Thomas LF 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Danny Kravitz C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Shepard PH,C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gene Freese 3B,2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dick Groat SS 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Vern Law P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Roy Face P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Skinner PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Nellie King P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Luis Arroyo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Cole PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 3 10 3 1 2 4 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Vern Law (L) 6.1 8 5 4 3 3 0
Roy Face 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0
Nellie King 1.2 2 1 1 0 0 0
Luis Arroyo 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 11 6 5 5 4 0

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