1956 American League


The 1956 season was the American League's 56th, and 8 teams competed in the league that year. The New York Yankees won the 1956 championship.

1956 American League Standings
1956 American League League Leaders

Baltimore Orioles (69-85) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Boston Red Sox (84-70) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Chicago White Sox (85-69) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Cleveland Indians (88-66) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Detroit Tigers (82-72) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Kansas City Athletics (52-102) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
New York Yankees (97-57) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Washington Senators (59-95) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results


Marker indicates city location, not venue address.


1956 Award Winners


Don Larsen - Babe Ruth Award
Mickey Mantle - Most Valuable Player
Luis Aparicio - Rookie of the Year
Mickey Mantle - Triple Crown
Billy Pierce - TSN Pitcher of the Year
Mickey Mantle - TSN Player of the Year

1956 All-Stars


Yogi Berra
Ray Boone
Tom Brewer
Whitey Ford
Nellie Fox
Al Kaline
George Kell
Johnny Kucks DNP
Harvey Kuenn
Sherm Lollar
Mickey Mantle
Billy Martin
Charlie Maxwell DNP
Gil McDougald DNP
Ray Narleski DNP
Billy Pierce
Jim Piersall
Vic Power
Herb Score
Roy Sievers
Harry Simpson
Frank Sullivan DNP
Mickey Vernon
Ted Williams
Jim Wilson
Early Wynn

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