The Cincinnati Redlegs came up just a bit short against the New York Giants, 3 to 2, on June 1, 1956.

1956 Cincinnati Redlegs

Final

NYG

Giants

16-21

3

CIN

Redlegs

21-17

2

1

0

0

2

0

1

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

1

0

6

2

0

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

0

1

R

3

2

H

7

10

E

0

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Whitey Lockman LF,RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1
Alvin Dark SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Willie Mays CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Bobby Hofman 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wayne Terwilliger 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Mueller RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Dusty Rhodes PR,RF,LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Daryl Spencer 2B,3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Bill White 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Ray Katt C 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 4
Wes Westrum C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Mangan C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Margoneri P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Ridzik P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Hoyt Wilhelm P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Windy McCall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 3 7 1 1 5 12 0 0 10

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Margoneri 2.2 6 1 1 3 2 1
Steve Ridzik (W) 5.1 3 1 1 4 6 0
Hoyt Wilhelm 0.1 0 0 0 2 0 0
Windy McCall (S) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 10 2 2 9 8 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Johnny Temple 2B 3 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 3
Rocky Bridges 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Robinson LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Gus Bell CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Ted Kluszewski 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Jim Dyck PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wally Post RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Ray Jablonski 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Alex Grammas PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smoky Burgess C 3 1 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 5
Ed Bailey PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roy McMillan SS 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
Joe Nuxhall P 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Joe Frazier PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Art Fowler P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 2 10 2 1 9 8 0 0 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Nuxhall (L) 8.0 7 3 1 5 11 1
Art Fowler 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 7 3 1 5 12 1

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