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Detroit Tigers

1956 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Aber, Al Left   Left   6'2"  195  07/31/1927
-- Black, Bud Right   Right   6'3"  197  07/09/1932
-- Brady, Jim Left   Left   6'2"  185  03/02/1936
-- Bunning, Jim Right   Right   6'3"  190  10/23/1931
-- Foytack, Paul Right   Right   5'11"  175  11/16/1930
-- Garver, Ned Right   Right   5'10"  180  12/25/1925
-- Gromek, Steve Both   Right   6'2"  180  01/15/1920
-- Hoeft, Billy Left   Left   6'3"  180  05/17/1932
-- Host, Gene Both   Left   5'11"  190  01/01/1933
-- Lary, Frank Right   Right   5'11"  175  04/10/1930
-- Maas, Duke Right   Right   5'10"  170  01/31/1929
-- Marlowe, Dick Right   Right   6'2"  165  06/27/1929
-- Masterson, Walt Right   Right   6'2"  189  06/22/1920
-- Miller, Bob Right   Left   6'1"  185  07/15/1935
-- Trucks, Virgil Right   Right   5'11"  198  04/26/1917
-- Wojey, Pete Right   Right   5'11"  185  12/01/1919
-- Woodeshick, Hal Right   Left   6'3"  200  08/24/1932
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- House, Frank Left   Right   6'1"  190  02/18/1930
-- Lau, Charlie Left   Right   6'0"  190  04/12/1933
-- Porter, J.W. Right   Right   6'2"  180  01/17/1933
-- Streuli, Walt Right   Right   6'2"  195  09/26/1935
-- Wilson, Red Right   Right   5'10"  160  03/07/1929
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Belardi, Wayne Left   Left   6'1"  185  09/05/1930
-- Phillips, Jack Right   Right   6'4"  193  09/06/1921
-- Torgeson, Earl Left   Left   6'3"  180  01/01/1924
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bertoia, Reno Right   Right   5'11"  185  01/08/1935
-- Bolling, Frank Right   Right   6'1"  175  11/16/1931
-- Hatfield, Fred Left   Right   6'1"  171  03/18/1925
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Boone, Ray Right   Right   6'0"  172  07/27/1923
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Brideweser, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  165  02/13/1927
-- Hicks, Buddy Both   Right   5'10"  170  02/15/1927
-- Kuenn, Harvey Right   Right   6'2"  187  12/04/1930
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Delsing, Jim Left   Right   5'10"  175  11/13/1925
-- Kaline, Al Right   Right   6'1"  175  12/19/1934
-- Kennedy, Bob Right   Right   6'2"  193  08/18/1920
-- King, Chick Right   Right   6'2"  190  11/10/1930
-- Maxwell, Charlie Left   Left   5'11"  185  04/08/1927
-- Small, Jim Left   Left   6'1"  180  03/08/1937
-- Tuttle, Bill Right   Right   6'0"  190  07/04/1929
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