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Baltimore Orioles

1956 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Beamon, Charlie Right   Right   5'11"  195  12/25/1934
-- Besana, Fred Right   Left   6'3"  200  04/05/1931
-- Birrer, Babe Right   Right   6'0"  195  07/04/1928
-- Brown, Hal Right   Right   6'2"  180  12/11/1924
-- Consuegra, Sandy Right   Right   5'11"  165  09/03/1920
-- Dorish, Harry Right   Right   5'11"  204  07/13/1921
-- Ferrarese, Don Right   Left   5'9"  170  06/19/1929
-- Fornieles, Mike Right   Right   5'11"  155  01/18/1932
-- Harrison, Rob Left   Right   5'11"  178  09/22/1930
-- Held, Mel Right   Right   6'1"  178  04/12/1929
-- Johnson, Connie Right   Right   6'4"  200  12/27/1922
-- Loes, Billy Right   Right   6'1"  165  12/13/1929
-- Martin, Morrie Left   Left   6'0"  173  09/03/1922
-- Moeller, Ron Left   Left   6'0"  180  10/13/1938
-- Moore, Ray Right   Right   6'0"  195  06/01/1926
-- O'Dell, Billy Both   Left   5'11"  170  02/10/1933
-- Palica, Erv Right   Right   6'1"  180  02/09/1928
-- Schmitz, Johnny Right   Left   6'0"  170  11/27/1920
-- Sundin, Gordie Right   Right   6'4"  215  10/10/1937
-- Werley, George Right   Right   6'2"  196  09/08/1938
-- Wight, Bill Left   Left   6'1"  180  04/12/1922
-- Wilson, Jim Right   Right   6'1"  200  02/20/1922
-- Zuverink, George Right   Right   6'4"  195  08/20/1924
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Gastall, Tom Right   Right   6'2"  187  06/13/1932
-- Ginsberg, Joe Left   Right   5'11"  180  10/11/1926
-- Smith, Hal Right   Right   6'0"  195  12/07/1930
-- Triandos, Gus Right   Right   6'3"  205  07/30/1930
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Boyd, Bob Left   Left   5'10"  170  10/01/1925
-- Hale, Bob Left   Left   5'10"  195  11/07/1933
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Gardner, Billy Right   Right   6'0"  170  07/19/1927
-- Hatton, Grady Left   Right   5'8"  170  10/07/1922
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Adams, Bobby Right   Right   5'10"  160  12/14/1921
-- Causey, Wayne Left   Right   5'10"  175  12/26/1936
-- Kell, George Right   Right   5'9"  175  08/23/1922
-- Marsh, Fred Right   Right   5'10"  180  01/05/1924
-- Robinson, Brooks Right   Right   6'1"  180  05/18/1937
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Miranda, Willie Both   Right   5'9"  150  05/24/1926
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Diering, Chuck Right   Right   5'10"  165  02/05/1923
-- Dyck, Jim Right   Right   6'2"  200  02/03/1922
-- Evers, Hoot Right   Right   6'2"  180  02/08/1921
-- Francona, Tito Left   Left   5'11"  190  11/04/1933
-- Frazier, Joe Left   Right   6'0"  180  10/06/1922
-- Nelson, Tex Left   Left   6'3"  205  08/07/1936
-- Nieman, Bob Right   Right   5'11"  195  01/26/1927
-- Philley, Dave Both   Right   6'0"  188  05/16/1920
-- Pope, Dave Left   Right   5'10"  170  06/17/1921
-- Pyburn, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  190  11/01/1932
-- Williams, Dick Right   Right   6'0"  190  05/07/1929
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