1956 Louisville Colonels Statistics

American Association (AA) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 60-93
Finished 8th in the AA
Manager: Red Marion (0-0), Max Carey (0-0)
Affiliation: Washington Senators
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Ballpark: Parkway Field
Attendance: 78,842, Avg. 1,031
1956 Louisville Colonels Roster

The Louisville Colonels of the American Association ended the 1956 season with a record of 60 wins and 93 losses, finishing eighth in the AA.

The Colonels scored 622 runs, worst in the league, and allowed 850 runs.

Members of the 1956 Louisville Colonels who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Earl Mossor, Bill Pleis, Carlos Paula, Tony Roig, Marv Rotblatt, Yo-Yo Davalillo, Bill Currie, Bud Byerly, Dick Brodowski, Paul Burris, Julio Becquer, Webbo Clarke, Mel Clark, Tex Clevenger, Neil Chrisley, Bob Addis, Ted Abernathy, Jose Valdivielso, Tom Wright, Hal White, Roy Hawes, Thornton Kipper and Don Grate.

Red Marion and Max Carey served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Ted Abernathy1216.4293.903631192231.0229122100109210212607
Dick Brodowski1112.4784.552725120178.01991079019763111804
Bob Thollander1116.4075.602926110167.02031181041662684301
Tony Ponce97.5624.46201581105.013964521322321114
Dave Benedict46.4004.97351220114.01427963941150202
Webbo Clarke410.2864.89161480103.01167056440444200
Thornton Kipper34.4293.671741054.0563422514022101
Bud Byerly22.5001.471900043.03097214322000
Tex Clevenger211.1545.94191630103.012975681141361103
Ken Wild11.5005.621010016.01810101404100
Floyd Melliere180.0
Hal White0020.00
Lee Anthony90.0
Oscar Chinique0010.00
Donald Robertson0050.00
John Isaac0080.00
Bill Pleis0040.00
Jose Lopez0050.00
Tony Napoles0020.00
Jose Nakamura01.00030.00
Bill Currie01.00040.00
Earl Mossor01.00040.00
Marv Rotblatt01.00020.00
Thomas Casagrande03.0004.682430073.0694238837034202
Totals5992.3914.63319147064301187.013307306109844333665271240

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Neil Chrisley14457751774154405249854480.298.358.534.89127610817
Julio Becquer15156753359125204157242378.235.267.371.63919810326
Waldo Gonzalez1244934555511122402422971.244.295.310.6051416450
Yo-Yo Davalillo79353318398417102342825.264.324.324.6481038142
Eugene Herbert104333301346914152612448.229.294.332.62610010431
Mel Clark5722821625678673611012.310.342.500.8421089101
Jack Parks8927725424668383302148.260.314.409.7241042002
Tony Roig5523921330618342702350.286.360.408.768876201
Ray Holton64237208315611053202414.269.347.394.742826212
Moose Johnson552051712542520812918.246.355.298.653514050
Thomas Casagrande9320618118396111732131.215.302.276.579503211
Jose Valdivielso238883102690170411.313.352.458.810381100
Paul Burris351069352120116097.226.286.280.565260013
Ted Abernathy40918491711070512.202.247.238.485203020
Bob Thollander38757181643050315.225.257.366.623263010
Dick Brodowski368171101641060714.225.295.310.605220030
Bob Addis1539382122005016.316.333.368.702141000
Tony Ponce24433771010071610.270.372.297.669111000
Webbo Clarke2853514100002028.196.226.196.422101000
Baldomero Alarcon113735280101018.229.243.286.529101001
Julian Castro102321160000024.286.348.286.63460000
Tex Clevenger193328161001039.214.290.250.54070020
Dave Benedict354035250000057.143.250.143.39351000
Modesto Perez6994.444.444.444.8894
Thornton Kipper181818041002006.222.222.278.50050000
Bud Byerly19119020001002.222.222.222.44421020
Jesus Lovio3441.250.250.250.5001
Dario Rubinstein8771.143.143.143.2861
Rafael Enoa910101.100.100.100.2001
Olmedo Suarez1110.000.000.000.0000
Bill Currie5330.000.000.000.0000
Marvin Stendel4440.000.000.000.0000
Bill Pleis4770.000.000.000.0000
John Isaac8220.000.000.000.0000
Hal White2220.000.000.000.0000
Luis Morales3440.000.000.000.0000
Ken Wild1033000000000.000.000.000.00000000
Totals14294509409747510401843671456220324594.254.311.368.6791509872833270


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Julio Becquer1B139111610120110.9848.755
Thomas Casagrande1B1379716.9896.615
Tony Roig2B51122151729.9755.353
Moose Johnson2B491001531837.9345.163
Eugene Herbert2B4976133728.9684.265
Yo-Yo Davalillo2B1535300101.0004.333
Yo-Yo Davalillo3B65821271117.9503.215
Eugene Herbert3B49336924.9812.082
Julio Becquer3B19152161.8571.895
Jack ParksC793463893.9774.8614
Ray HoltonC593053538.9915.7634
Paul BurrisC291382015.9945.4483
Neil ChrisleyOF1352391352.9811.867
Mel ClarkOF55103310.9911.927
Thomas CasagrandeOF2937540.9131.448
Bob AddisOF11150001.0001.364
Ted AbernathyP36155453.9321.917
Dave BenedictP35719001.000.743
Bob ThollanderP29103023.9521.379
Dick BrodowskiP27132112.9711.259
Thomas CasagrandeP248822.889.667
Tony PonceP201310001.0001.150
Tex ClevengerP1952423.9351.526
Bud ByerlyP19210011.000.632
Floyd MelliereP18.000
Thornton KipperP171911.909.588
Webbo ClarkeP1632320.9291.625
Ken WildP1013001.000.400
Lee AnthonyP9.000
John IsaacP8.000
Donald RobertsonP5.000
Jose LopezP5.000
Bill PleisP4.000
Earl MossorP4.000
Bill CurrieP4.000
Jose NakamuraP3.000
Hal WhiteP2.000
Marv RotblattP2.000
Tony NapolesP2.000
Oscar ChiniqueP1.000
Waldo GonzalezSS1242414085281.9265.234
Jose ValdivielsoSS235078914.9345.565
Totals131232101603171370.9663.6681100

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.





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