The Philadelphia Phillies squeaked out a win over the Chicago Cubs, 5 to 4, on July 30, 1956.

1956 Philadelphia Phillies

Final

CHC

Cubs

40-53

4

1

0

0

2

1

0

3

0

0

4

2

2

5

1

1

6

0

2

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

0

R

4

5

H

8

7

E

0

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Solly Drake CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Don Hoak 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Dee Fondy 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Ernie Banks SS 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 4
Walt Moryn RF 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 5
Monte Irvin LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jerry Kindall PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Miksis 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hobie Landrith C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Vito Valentinetti P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Russ Meyer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim King PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Brosnan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 4 8 3 2 1 7 0 0 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Vito Valentinetti (L) 5.1 6 5 5 2 1 1
Russ Meyer 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jim Brosnan 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 8.0 7 5 5 3 1 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Richie Ashburn CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Marv Blaylock 1B 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Stan Lopata C 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4
Del Ennis LF 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Elmer Valo RF 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Willie Jones 3B 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Granny Hamner SS 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Solly Hemus 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Kazanski 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robin Roberts P 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Totals 27 5 7 5 1 3 1 0 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Robin Roberts (W) 9.0 8 4 3 1 7 2
Totals 9.0 8 4 3 1 7 2

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