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Brooklyn Dodgers

1956 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bessent, Don Right   Right   6'0"  175  03/13/1931
-- Branca, Ralph Right   Right   6'3"  220  01/06/1926
-- Craig, Roger Right   Right   6'4"  185  02/17/1930
-- Darnell, Bob Right   Right   5'10"  175  11/06/1930
-- Drysdale, Don Right   Right   6'5"  190  07/23/1936
-- Erskine, Carl Right   Right   5'10"  165  12/13/1926
-- Hughes, Jim Right   Right   6'1"  200  03/21/1923
-- Koufax, Sandy Right   Left   6'2"  210  12/30/1935
-- Labine, Clem Right   Right   6'0"  180  08/06/1926
-- Lehman, Ken Left   Left   6'0"  170  06/10/1928
-- Loes, Billy Right   Right   6'1"  165  12/13/1929
-- Maglie, Sal Right   Right   6'2"  180  04/26/1917
-- Newcombe, Don Left   Right   6'4"  220  06/14/1926
-- Roebuck, Ed Right   Right   6'2"  185  07/03/1931
-- Templeton, Chuck Right   Left   6'3"  210  06/01/1932
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Campanella, Roy Right   Right   5'9"  190  11/19/1921
-- Howell, Dixie Right   Right   5'11"  190  04/24/1920
-- Walker, Rube Left   Right   6'0"  175  05/16/1926
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Hodges, Gil Right   Right   6'1"  200  04/04/1924
-- Nelson, Rocky Left   Left   5'10"  175  11/18/1924
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Gilliam, Jim Both   Right   5'10"  175  10/17/1928
-- Neal, Charlie Right   Right   5'10"  165  01/30/1931
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Jackson, Randy Right   Right   6'1"  180  02/10/1926
-- Robinson, Jackie Right   Right   5'11"  195  01/31/1919
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Fernandez, Chico Right   Right   6'0"  165  03/02/1932
-- Reese, Pee Wee Right   Right   5'10"  160  07/23/1918
-- Zimmer, Don Right   Right   5'9"  165  01/17/1931
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Amoros, Sandy Left   Left   5'7"  170  01/30/1930
-- Aspromonte, Bob Right   Right   6'2"  170  06/19/1938
-- Cimoli, Gino Right   Right   6'1"  180  12/18/1929
-- Demeter, Don Right   Right   6'4"  190  06/25/1935
-- Furillo, Carl Right   Right   6'0"  190  03/08/1922
-- Mitchell, Dale Left   Left   6'1"  195  08/23/1921
-- Snider, Duke Left   Right   6'0"  179  09/19/1926
-- Williams, Dick Right   Right   6'0"  190  05/07/1929
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