The St. Louis Cardinals couldn't pull it off against the Cincinnati Redlegs, 6 to 5, on May 30, 1956.

1956 St. Louis Cardinals

Final

CIN

Redlegs

21-15

6

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

6

0

4

0

1

5

0

0

6

0

4

7

0

0

R

6

5

H

7

8

E

0

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Johnny Temple 2B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0
Frank Robinson LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Gus Bell CF 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Wally Post RF 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Ray Jablonski 3B 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Smoky Burgess C 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Roy McMillan SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Paul LaPalme P 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Hersh Freeman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Black P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 26 6 7 6 0 6 3 0 1 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul LaPalme (W) 5.1 7 4 4 2 0 1
Hersh Freeman 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0
Joe Black (S) 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 7.0 8 5 5 3 0 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Blasingame SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Red Schoendienst 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stan Musial RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ken Boyer 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Hank Sauer LF 3 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 7
Wally Moon 1B 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Hal Smith C 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jackie Brandt CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Grady Hatton PH 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bobby Del Greco CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Littlefield P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Max Surkont P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Jackson P 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Chuck Harmon PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jackie Collum P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Sarni PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lindy McDaniel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 27 5 8 5 1 3 0 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dick Littlefield (L) 2.1 4 6 5 2 0 0
Max Surkont 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Larry Jackson 2.2 1 0 0 1 3 0
Jackie Collum 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Lindy McDaniel 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 7.0 7 6 5 6 3 0

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