The Chicago Cubs decisively defeated the Milwaukee Braves, 8 to 4, on June 29, 1956.

1956 Chicago Cubs

Final

MIL

Braves

35-25

4

CHC

Cubs

25-35

8

1

0

2

2

1

0

3

0

0

4

1

3

5

1

0

6

0

1

7

0

0

8

0

2

9

1

R

4

8

H

9

8

E

2

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Danny O'Connell 2B,3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bill Bruton CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Mathews 3B 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Jack Dittmer 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Hank Aaron RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bobby Thomson LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Joe Adcock 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1
Del Rice C 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Johnny Logan SS 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 7
Lew Burdette P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chuck Tanner PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Trowbridge P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Torre PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Sleater P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wes Covington PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 36 4 9 4 1 1 8 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Lew Burdette (L) 4.0 6 5 2 0 1 1
Bob Trowbridge 2.0 1 1 1 2 3 1
Lou Sleater 2.0 1 2 2 4 2 0
Totals 8.0 8 8 5 6 6 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Hoak 3B 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Gene Baker 2B 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Dee Fondy 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ernie Banks SS 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4
Walt Moryn RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Monte Irvin LF 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Pete Whisenant CF 4 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Hobie Landrith C 2 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1
Bob Rush P 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 1
Totals 31 8 8 8 2 6 6 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Rush (W) 9.0 9 4 4 1 8 1
Totals 9.0 9 4 4 1 8 1

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