1956 Brooklyn Dodgers Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 93-61
Finished 1st in the NL
Attendance: 148,371, Avg. 21,196
Ballpark: Ebbets Field
Won League Championship Series
World Series - Lost to New York Yankees 4-3
Manager: Walter Alston (93-61)
Location: New York, New York
1956 Brooklyn Dodgers Statistics
1956 Brooklyn Dodgers Roster

The Brooklyn Dodgers of the National League ended the 1956 season with a record of 93 wins and 61 losses, finishing first in the NL. Walter Alston coached the team. The 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers won the League Championship Series.

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Regular Season Runs For: 715
Regular Season Runs Against: 598

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 17, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 8 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 19, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 20, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 1-1 1-0 2-1
April 21, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 1-1 1-1 2-2
April 22, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 1-1 2-1 3-2
April 23, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 1-1 3-1 4-2
April 25, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at New York Giants 2 W 1-1 4-1 5-2
April 27, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 W 2-1 4-1 6-2
April 28, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 3-1 4-1 7-2
April 29, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 L 3-2 4-1 7-3
April 29, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 11 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 L 3-3 4-1 7-4
May 1, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Cincinnati Redlegs 3 L 3-3 4-2 7-5
May 2, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Cincinnati Redlegs 10 L 3-3 4-3 7-6
May 3, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 3-3 5-3 8-6
May 4, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 10 L 3-3 5-4 8-7
May 5, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 3-3 5-5 8-8
May 7, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Milwaukee Braves 3 L 3-3 5-6 8-9
May 8, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 3-3 6-6 9-9
May 11, 1956 New York Giants 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 8 W 4-3 6-6 10-9
May 12, 1956 New York Giants 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 5-3 6-6 11-9
May 13, 1956 New York Giants 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 6-3 6-6 12-9
May 15, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 W 7-3 6-6 13-9
May 16, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 8-3 6-6 14-9
May 18, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 8-4 6-6 14-10
May 19, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 10 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 L 8-5 6-6 14-11
May 20, 1956 Chicago Cubs 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 9-5 6-6 15-11
May 22, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 L 9-6 6-6 15-12
May 24, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 L 9-6 6-7 15-13
May 25, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at New York Giants 6 L 9-6 6-8 15-14
May 26, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at New York Giants 0 W 9-6 7-8 16-14
May 28, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 9-6 7-9 16-15
May 29, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 9-6 8-9 17-15
May 30, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 12 L 9-6 8-10 17-16
May 30, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 W 9-6 9-10 18-16
June 1, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 9-6 9-11 18-17
June 2, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 9-6 9-12 18-18
June 2, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 9-6 9-13 18-19
June 3, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 9-6 10-13 19-19
June 4, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Milwaukee Braves 0 W 9-6 11-13 20-19
June 5, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Milwaukee Braves 1 W 9-6 12-13 21-19
June 6, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Milwaukee Braves 2 W 9-6 13-13 22-19
June 7, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Milwaukee Braves 4 L 9-6 13-14 22-20
June 8, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Cincinnati Redlegs 6 L 9-6 13-15 22-21
June 9, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 8 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 W 9-6 14-15 23-21
June 10, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 8 at Cincinnati Redlegs 6 W 9-6 15-15 24-21
June 11, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 W 9-6 16-15 25-21
June 12, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 9-6 17-15 26-21
June 15, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 10-6 17-15 27-21
June 16, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 11-6 17-15 28-21
June 17, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 L 11-7 17-15 28-22
June 17, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 L 11-8 17-15 28-23
June 19, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 0 L 11-9 17-15 28-24
June 20, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 12-9 17-15 29-24
June 21, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at Brooklyn Dodgers 9 W 13-9 17-15 30-24
June 22, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 0 L 13-10 17-15 30-25
June 23, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 W 14-10 17-15 31-25
June 24, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 10 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 14-11 17-15 31-26
June 24, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 L 14-12 17-15 31-27
June 25, 1956 Chicago Cubs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 15-12 17-15 32-27
June 26, 1956 Chicago Cubs 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 10 W 16-12 17-15 33-27
June 27, 1956 Chicago Cubs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 17-12 17-15 34-27
June 28, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at New York Giants 6 L 17-12 17-16 34-28
June 29, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 18-12 17-16 35-28
June 30, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 10 W 19-12 17-16 36-28
July 1, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 20-12 17-16 37-28
July 1, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 L 20-13 17-16 37-29
July 2, 1956 New York Giants 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 L 20-14 17-16 37-30
July 4, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 15 at New York Giants 2 W 20-14 18-16 38-30
July 4, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at New York Giants 1 W 20-14 19-16 39-30
July 6, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 20-14 20-16 40-30
July 7, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 L 20-14 20-17 40-31
July 8, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 L 20-14 20-18 40-32
July 8, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 9 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 20-14 21-18 41-32
July 12, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 0 at Milwaukee Braves 2 L 20-14 21-19 41-33
July 13, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Milwaukee Braves 8 L 20-14 21-20 41-34
July 13, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Milwaukee Braves 6 L 20-14 21-21 41-35
July 14, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Milwaukee Braves 3 L 20-14 21-22 41-36
July 15, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 at Chicago Cubs 8 W 20-14 22-22 42-36
July 16, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 20-14 23-22 43-36
July 17, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Cincinnati Redlegs 4 L 20-14 23-23 43-37
July 18, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Cincinnati Redlegs 3 W 20-14 24-23 44-37
July 19, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Cincinnati Redlegs 7 L 20-14 24-24 44-38
July 20, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 20-14 25-24 45-38
July 21, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 13 L 20-14 25-25 45-39
July 22, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 20-14 26-25 46-39
July 22, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 20-14 27-25 47-39
July 24, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 10 W 21-14 27-25 48-39
July 25, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 W 22-14 27-25 49-39
July 26, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 23-14 27-25 50-39
July 27, 1956 Chicago Cubs 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 24-14 27-25 51-39
July 28, 1956 Chicago Cubs 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 25-14 27-25 52-39
July 29, 1956 Chicago Cubs 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 L 25-15 27-25 52-40
July 29, 1956 Chicago Cubs 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 W 26-15 27-25 53-40
July 30, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 8 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 26-16 27-25 53-41
July 31, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 27-16 27-25 54-41
August 1, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 W 28-16 27-25 55-41
August 2, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 29-16 27-25 56-41
August 3, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 11 at Brooklyn Dodgers 8 L 29-17 27-25 56-42
August 4, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 12 W 30-17 27-25 57-42
August 5, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 W 31-17 27-25 58-42
August 5, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 32-17 27-25 59-42
August 7, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 33-17 27-25 60-42
August 8, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 33-17 27-26 60-43
August 9, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 33-17 28-26 61-43
August 10, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 L 33-18 28-26 61-44
August 11, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 34-18 28-26 62-44
August 12, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 W 35-18 28-26 63-44
August 14, 1956 New York Giants 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 L 35-19 28-26 63-45
August 15, 1956 New York Giants 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 0 L 35-20 28-26 63-46
August 16, 1956 New York Giants 9 at Brooklyn Dodgers 10 W 36-20 28-26 64-46
August 17, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 L 36-20 28-27 64-47
August 18, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 9 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 36-20 29-27 65-47
August 19, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 36-20 30-27 66-47
August 21, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 36-20 31-27 67-47
August 22, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 36-20 32-27 68-47
August 23, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 W 36-20 33-27 69-47
August 24, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Cincinnati Redlegs 4 W 36-20 34-27 70-47
August 25, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Cincinnati Redlegs 5 L 36-20 34-28 70-48
August 26, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at Milwaukee Braves 6 L 36-20 34-29 70-49
August 27, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Milwaukee Braves 3 W 36-20 35-29 71-49
August 28, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 36-20 36-29 72-49
August 28, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 36-20 36-30 72-50
August 29, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 11 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 36-20 37-30 73-50
August 30, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at Chicago Cubs 4 L 36-20 37-31 73-51
August 31, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at New York Giants 3 W 36-20 38-31 74-51
September 1, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at New York Giants 3 W 36-20 39-31 75-51
September 1, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at New York Giants 0 W 36-20 40-31 76-51
September 2, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at New York Giants 2 L 36-20 40-32 76-52
September 2, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at New York Giants 4 L 36-20 40-33 76-53
September 3, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 L 36-21 40-33 76-54
September 3, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 37-21 40-33 77-54
September 5, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 38-21 40-33 78-54
September 7, 1956 New York Giants 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 L 38-22 40-33 78-55
September 7, 1956 New York Giants 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 39-22 40-33 79-55
September 8, 1956 New York Giants 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 40-22 40-33 80-55
September 9, 1956 New York Giants 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 41-22 40-33 81-55
September 11, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 42-22 40-33 82-55
September 12, 1956 Milwaukee Braves 8 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 L 42-23 40-33 82-56
September 14, 1956 Chicago Cubs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 W 43-23 40-33 83-56
September 15, 1956 Chicago Cubs 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 44-23 40-33 84-56
September 16, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 45-23 40-33 85-56
September 17, 1956 Cincinnati Redlegs 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 46-23 40-33 86-56
September 18, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 L 46-24 40-33 86-57
September 19, 1956 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 17 W 47-24 40-33 87-57
September 21, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 47-24 40-34 87-58
September 22, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 47-24 40-35 87-59
September 23, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 47-24 41-35 88-59
September 24, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 L 47-24 41-36 88-60
September 25, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 W 48-24 41-36 89-60
September 26, 1956 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 L 48-25 41-36 89-61
September 29, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 49-25 41-36 90-61
September 29, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 50-25 41-36 91-61
September 30, 1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 8 W 51-25 41-36 92-61
October 3, 1956 New York Yankees 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
October 5, 1956 New York Yankees 8 at Brooklyn Dodgers 13 W 2-0 0-0 2-0
October 6, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 at New York Yankees 5 L 2-0 0-1 2-1
October 7, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at New York Yankees 6 L 2-0 0-2 2-2
October 8, 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 0 at New York Yankees 2 L 2-0 0-3 2-3
October 9, 1956 New York Yankees 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 W 3-0 0-3 3-3
October 10, 1956 New York Yankees 9 at Brooklyn Dodgers 0 L 3-1 0-3 3-4