The St. Louis Cardinals decisively defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates, 8 to 5, on August 25, 1956.

Final

PIT

Pirates

51-72

5

STL

8

1

3

0

2

2

0

3

0

1

4

0

0

5

0

1

6

0

2

7

0

4

8

0

0

9

0

R

5

8

H

10

13

E

1

0

Player Stats

Pirates

Cardinals

Batters

PlayerABRHRBIHRBBSOSBCSTB
Bob Skinner LF2110000001
Lee Walls LF3000002000
Dale Long 1B3121021002
Bill Virdon CF4122000004
Roberto Clemente RF4121002002
Frank Thomas 3B4020001002
Dick Groat SS3011000001
Vern Law P3000000000
Dick Hall P1000001000
Bill Mazeroski 2B3000010000
Hank Foiles C3100011000
Totals3351050480012

Pitchers

PlayerIPHRERBBSOHR
Vern Law (L)6.21284221
Dick Hall1.1100100
Totals8.01384321
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