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Milwaukee Braves

1956 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Buhl, Bob Right   Right   6'2"  180  08/12/1928
-- Burdette, Lew Right   Right   6'2"  180  11/22/1926
-- Conley, Gene Right   Right   6'8"  225  11/10/1930
-- Crone, Ray Right   Right   6'2"  165  08/07/1931
-- Johnson, Ernie Right   Right   6'3"  190  06/16/1924
-- Jolly, Dave Right   Right   6'0"  160  10/14/1924
-- Murff, Red Right   Right   6'3"  195  04/01/1921
-- Nichols, Chet Both   Left   6'1"  165  02/22/1931
-- Paine, Phil Right   Right   6'2"  180  06/08/1930
-- Phillips, Taylor Left   Left   5'11"  185  06/18/1933
-- Robinson, Humberto Right   Right   6'1"  155  06/25/1930
-- Sleater, Lou Left   Left   5'10"  185  09/08/1926
-- Spahn, Warren Left   Left   6'0"  172  04/23/1921
-- Trowbridge, Bob Right   Right   6'1"  180  06/27/1930
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Atwell, Toby Left   Right   5'9"  185  03/08/1924
-- Crandall, Del Right   Right   6'1"  180  03/05/1930
-- Rice, Del Right   Right   6'2"  190  10/27/1922
-- Roselli, Bob Right   Right   5'11"  185  12/10/1931
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Adcock, Joe Right   Right   6'4"  210  10/30/1927
-- Torre, Frank Left   Left   6'4"  200  12/30/1931
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Dittmer, Jack Left   Right   6'1"  175  01/10/1928
-- O'Connell, Danny Right   Right   5'11"  168  01/21/1927
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Mathews, Eddie Left   Right   6'1"  190  10/13/1931
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Logan, Johnny Right   Right   5'11"  175  03/23/1927
-- Mantilla, Felix Right   Right   6'0"  160  07/29/1934
-- Pendleton, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  185  01/07/1924
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Aaron, Hank Right   Right   6'0"  180  02/05/1934
-- Bruton, Bill Left   Right   6'0"  169  11/09/1925
-- Covington, Wes Left   Right   6'1"  205  03/27/1932
-- Hersh, Earl Left   Left   6'0"  205  05/21/1932
-- Pafko, Andy Right   Right   6'0"  190  02/25/1921
-- Tanner, Chuck Left   Left   6'0"  185  07/04/1929
-- Thomson, Bobby Right   Right   6'2"  180  10/25/1923
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