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St. Louis Cardinals

1956 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Blaylock, Bob Right   Right   6'1"  185  06/28/1935
-- Collum, Jackie Left   Left   5'7"  160  06/21/1927
-- Dickson, Murry Right   Right   5'10"  157  08/21/1916
-- Flowers, Ben Right   Right   6'4"  195  06/15/1927
-- Haddix, Harvey Left   Left   5'9"  170  09/18/1925
-- Jackson, Larry Right   Right   6'1"  175  06/02/1931
-- Jones, Gordon Right   Right   6'0"  185  04/02/1930
-- Kinder, Ellis Right   Right   6'0"  195  07/26/1914
-- Konstanty, Jim Right   Right   6'1"  202  03/02/1917
-- LaPalme, Paul Left   Left   5'10"  175  12/14/1923
-- Liddle, Don Left   Left   5'10"  165  05/25/1925
-- Littlefield, Dick Left   Left   6'0"  180  03/18/1926
-- McDaniel, Lindy Right   Right   6'3"  195  12/13/1935
-- Miller, Stu Right   Right   5'11"  165  12/26/1927
-- Mizell, Vinegar Bend Right   Left   6'3"  205  08/13/1930
-- Poholsky, Tom Right   Right   6'3"  205  08/26/1929
-- Schmidt, Willard Right   Right   6'1"  187  05/29/1928
-- Surkont, Max Right   Right   6'1"  195  06/16/1922
-- Wehmeier, Herm Right   Right   6'2"  185  02/18/1927
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Cooper, Walker Right   Right   6'3"  210  01/08/1915
-- Katt, Ray Right   Right   6'2"  190  05/09/1927
-- Sarni, Bill Right   Right   5'11"  180  09/19/1927
-- Smith, Hal Right   Right   5'10"  186  06/01/1931
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Alston, Tom Left   Right   6'5"  210  01/31/1926
-- Cunningham, Joe Left   Left   6'0"  180  08/27/1931
-- Musial, Stan Left   Left   6'0"  175  11/21/1920
-- Nelson, Rocky Left   Left   5'10"  175  11/18/1924
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Blasingame, Don Left   Right   5'10"  160  03/16/1932
-- Hatton, Grady Left   Right   5'8"  170  10/07/1922
-- Morgan, Bobby Right   Right   5'9"  175  06/29/1926
-- Schoendienst, Red Both   Right   6'0"  170  02/02/1923
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Boyer, Ken Right   Right   6'1"  190  05/20/1931
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Dark, Al Right   Right   5'11"  185  01/07/1922
-- Grammas, Alex Right   Right   6'0"  175  04/03/1926
-- Schofield, Dick Both   Right   5'9"  163  01/07/1935
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Brandt, Jackie Right   Right   5'11"  165  04/28/1934
-- Del Greco, Bobby Right   Right   5'10"  185  04/07/1933
-- Frazier, Joe Left   Right   6'0"  180  10/06/1922
-- Harmon, Chuck Right   Right   6'2"  175  04/23/1924
-- Hemus, Solly Left   Right   5'9"  165  04/17/1923
-- Lockman, Whitey Left   Right   6'1"  175  07/25/1926
-- Moon, Wally Left   Right   6'0"  169  04/03/1930
-- Peete, Charlie Left   Right   5'9"  190  02/22/1929
-- Repulski, Rip Right   Right   6'0"  195  10/04/1927
-- Sauer, Hank Right   Right   6'3"  198  03/17/1917
-- Virdon, Bill Left   Right   6'0"  175  06/09/1931
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