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1956 Season

1955 / 1957

Top Hitter

Mickey Mantle

Mickey
Mantle

Top Pitcher

Early Wynn

Early
Wynn

Champions

New York Yankees

New York Yankees

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All-1956 Team

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Left Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Frank Robinson CIN 6.5 6.7 0.4
Minnie Minoso CHW 6.2 6.6 0.3
Ted Williams BOS 6.0 6.3 0.2
Charlie Maxwell DET 5.9 5.8 0.7
Center Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Mickey Mantle NYY 11.2 10.8 0.6
Duke Snider BRO 7.6 6.6 0.9
Willie Mays NYG 7.6 6.5 1.0
Richie Ashburn PHI 5.7 4.2 1.3
Right Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Hank Aaron MIL 7.1 6.5 1.2
Al Kaline DET 6.5 6.0 1.2
Jackie Jensen BOS 3.8 4.0 0.5
Wally Moon STL 3.7 4.7 -0.4
Shortstop
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Johnny Logan MIL 5.5 3.6 0.8
Ernie Banks CHC 5.3 4.5 -0.2
Gil McDougald NYY 5.1 3.7 0.8
Harvey Kuenn DET 4.6 3.9 -0.0
Third Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Ken Boyer STL 6.4 4.7 1.4
Eddie Mathews MIL 5.7 6.1 -0.7
Jackie Robinson BRO 4.5 2.5 1.8
Willie Jones PHI 3.4 4.3 -1.1
Second Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Jim Gilliam BRO 6.1 3.8 2.0
Don Blasingame STL 3.5 1.6 1.1
Gene Baker CHC 2.2 1.0 0.5
Billy Goodman BOS 2.1 1.1 0.8
First Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Stan Musial STL 5.5 6.4 -0.2
Joe Adcock MIL 4.8 5.5 -0.2
Bill Skowron NYY 4.3 4.6 0.4
Gil Hodges BRO 3.5 3.8 0.5
Catcher
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Yogi Berra NYY 6.3 5.2 0.6
Ed Bailey CIN 4.8 3.8 0.4
Stan Lopata PHI 4.3 5.0 -1.2
Sherm Lollar CHW 3.7 2.8 0.4
Starting Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Early Wynn CLE 8.3 7.8 0.5
Herb Score CLE 7.5 7.3 0.2
Frank Lary DET 6.6 6.2 0.4
Johnny Antonelli NYG 6.3 6.4 0.1
Warren Spahn MIL 5.9 5.4 0.6
Bob Lemon CLE 5.9 5.2 0.7
Tom Brewer BOS 5.7 4.9 0.7
Whitey Ford NYY 5.6 5.2 0.4
Don Newcombe BRO 5.4 4.5 1.0
Bob Friend PIT 5.3 5.6 -0.3
Relief Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Marv Grissom NYG 3.8 3.9 0.0
Ray Narleski CLE 2.7 2.6 0.0
Hersh Freeman CIN 2.5 2.6 0.0
Roy Face PIT 2.5 2.5 0.1
Don Bessent BRO 2.4 2.7 -0.2
Don Mossi CLE 1.9 1.9 0.1
Turk Lown CHC 1.9 1.7 0.3
Bob Miller PHI 1.8 2.0 -0.1
Clem Labine BRO 1.8 2.0 -0.1
Bud Byerly WAS 1.7 1.8 -0.1