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New York Yankees

1956 New York Yankees Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 97-57
Finished 1st in the AL

Won World Series

Manager: Casey Stengel (97-57)

1956 New York Yankees Statistics
1956 New York Yankees Game-by-Game Results

The New York Yankees of the American League ended the season with a record of 97 wins and 57 losses, finishing first in the AL. Casey Stengel served as manager. The 1956 New York Yankees won the World Series.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Hank BauerRFRRJuly 31, 19226'0"192
Yogi BerraCLRMay 12, 19255'7"185
Tommy ByrnePLLDecember 31, 19196'1"182
Andy Carey3BRROctober 18, 19316'1"190
Tom Carroll3BRRSeptember 17, 19366'3"186
Bob CervLFRRMay 5, 19256'0"200
Jim CoatesPRRAugust 4, 19326'4"192
Jerry Coleman2BRRSeptember 14, 19246'0"165
Rip ColemanPLLJuly 31, 19316'2"185
Joe CollinsOFLLDecember 3, 19226'0"185
Sonny DixonPBRNovember 5, 19246'2"205
Whitey FordPLLOctober 21, 19285'10"178
Bob GrimPRRMarch 8, 19306'1"175
Elston HowardLFRRFebruary 23, 19296'2"196
Billy HunterSSRRJune 4, 19286'0"180
Jim KonstantyPRRMarch 2, 19176'1"202
Johnny KucksPRRJuly 27, 19326'3"170
Don LarsenPRRAugust 7, 19296'4"215
Jerry LumpeSSLRJune 2, 19336'2"185
Mickey MantleCFBROctober 20, 19315'11"195
Billy Martin2BRRMay 16, 19285'11"165
Mickey McDermottPLLApril 29, 19296'2"170
Gil McDougaldSSRRMay 19, 19286'0"175
Tom MorganPRRMay 20, 19306'1"180
Irv NorenRFLLNovember 29, 19246'0"190
Bobby Richardson2BRRAugust 19, 19355'9"170
Phil RizzutoSSRRSeptember 25, 19175'6"150
Eddie Robinson1BLRDecember 15, 19206'2"210
Norm SiebernLFLRJuly 26, 19336'2"200
Charlie SilveraCRROctober 13, 19245'10"175
Lou SkizasPRRJune 2, 19325'11"175
Bill Skowron1BRRDecember 18, 19305'11"195
Enos SlaughterLFLRApril 27, 19165'9"180
Gerry StaleyPRRAugust 21, 19206'0"195
Tom SturdivantPLRApril 28, 19306'0"170
Ralph TerryPRRJanuary 9, 19366'3"195
Bob TurleyPRRSeptember 19, 19306'2"215
George WilsonRFLRAugust 31, 19246'1"185