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Baltimore Orioles

1956 Baltimore Orioles Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 69-85
Finished 6th in the AL

Manager: Paul Richards (69-85)

1956 Baltimore Orioles Statistics
1956 Baltimore Orioles Game-by-Game Results

The Baltimore Orioles of the American League ended the season with a record of 69 wins and 85 losses, finishing sixth in the AL. Paul Richards served as manager.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Bobby Adams3BRRDecember 14, 19215'10"160
Charlie BeamonPRRDecember 25, 19345'11"195
Fred BesanaPRLApril 5, 19306'3"200
Babe BirrerPRRJuly 4, 19296'0"195
Bob Boyd1BLLOctober 1, 19195'10"170
Hal BrownPRRDecember 11, 19246'2"180
Wayne Causey3BLRDecember 26, 19365'10"175
Sandy ConsuegraPRRSeptember 3, 19205'11"165
Chuck DieringCFRRFebruary 5, 19235'10"165
Fritz DorishPRRJuly 13, 19215'11"204
Jim DyckLFRRFebruary 3, 19226'2"200
Hoot EversRFRRFebruary 8, 19216'2"180
Don FerraresePRLJune 19, 19295'9"170
Mike FornielesPRRJanuary 18, 19325'11"155
Tito FranconaRFLLNovember 4, 19335'11"190
Joe FrazierRFLROctober 6, 19226'0"180
Billy Gardner2BRRJuly 19, 19276'0"170
Tom GastallCRRJune 13, 19326'2"187
Joe GinsbergCLROctober 11, 19265'11"180
Bob Hale1BLLNovember 7, 19335'10"195
Bob HarrisonPLRSeptember 22, 19305'11"178
Grady Hatton2BLROctober 7, 19225'8"170
Mel HeldPRRApril 12, 19296'1"178
Connie JohnsonPRRDecember 27, 19226'4"200
George Kell3BRRAugust 23, 19225'9"175
Billy LoesPRRDecember 13, 19296'1"165
Fred MarshIFRRJanuary 5, 19245'10"180
Morrie MartinPLLSeptember 3, 19226'0"173
Willy MirandaSSBRMay 24, 19265'9"150
Ron MoellerPLLOctober 13, 19386'0"180
Ray MoorePRRJune 1, 19266'0"195
Tex NelsonRFLLAugust 7, 19366'3"205
Bob NiemanLFRRJanuary 26, 19275'11"195
Billy O'DellPBLFebruary 10, 19335'11"170
Erv PalicaPRRFebruary 9, 19286'1"180
Dave PhilleyRFBRMay 16, 19206'0"188
Dave PopeRFLRJune 17, 19215'10"170
Jim PyburnCFRRNovember 1, 19326'0"190
Brooks Robinson3BRRMay 18, 19376'1"180
Johnny SchmitzPRLNovember 27, 19206'0"170
Hal SmithCRRDecember 7, 19306'0"195
Gordie SundinPRROctober 10, 19376'4"215
Gus TriandosCRRJuly 30, 19306'3"205
George WerleyPRRSeptember 8, 19386'2"196
Bill WightPLLApril 12, 19226'1"180
Dick WilliamsCFRRMay 7, 19296'0"190
Jim WilsonPRRFebruary 20, 19226'1"200
George ZuverinkPRRAugust 20, 19246'4"195