1956 Most Common Starters

  • Players listed have the most games at that position
  • (WAR)
1956 Most Common Starters
Rk Tm C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF
1Baltimore OriolesG.Triandos (3.07)B.Boyd (0.71)B.Gardner (-0.49)G.Kell (1.26)W.Miranda (-0.34)B.Nieman (3.95)D.Williams (1.96)T.Francona (1.20)
2Boston Red SoxS.White (-1.41)M.Vernon (2.35)B.Goodman (2.16)B.Klaus (2.51)D.Buddin (0.61)T.Williams (6.05)J.Piersall (4.81)J.Jensen (3.77)
3Brooklyn DodgersR.Campanella (0.58)G.Hodges (3.50)J.Gilliam (6.14)R.Jackson (3.01)P.Reese (2.63)S.Amoros (1.71)D.Snider (7.60)C.Furillo (2.28)
4Chicago CubsH.Landrith (-0.41)D.Fondy (-0.58)G.Baker (2.29)D.Hoak (-0.91)E.Banks (5.25)M.Irvin (2.44)P.Whisenant (1.03)W.Moryn (3.63)
5Chicago White SoxS.Lollar (3.72)W.Dropo (-0.48)N.Fox (1.91)F.Hatfield (1.13)L.Aparicio (1.54)M.Minoso (6.15)L.Doby (4.87)J.Rivera (1.11)
6Cincinnati RedlegsE.Bailey (4.82)T.Kluszewski (3.08)J.Temple (1.83)R.Jablonski (0.48)R.McMillan (4.35)F.Robinson (6.52)G.Bell (1.84)W.Post (3.47)
7Cleveland IndiansJ.Hegan (0.16)V.Wertz (2.24)B.Avila (1.26)A.Rosen (1.84)C.Carrasquel (1.46)G.Woodling (1.06)J.Busby (0.55)R.Colavito (2.38)
8Detroit TigersF.House (-0.15)E.Torgeson (1.80)F.Bolling (2.04)R.Boone (3.40)H.Kuenn (4.61)C.Maxwell (5.87)B.Tuttle (-1.26)A.Kaline (6.53)
9Kansas City AthleticsT.Thompson (0.48)V.Power (1.60)J.Finigan (-0.77)H.Lopez (1.73)J.DeMaestri (0.04)G.Zernial (0.19)A.Pilarcik (-0.02)H.Simpson (0.71)
10Milwaukee BravesD.Crandall (2.03)J.Adcock (4.82)D.O'Connell (1.95)E.Mathews (5.71)J.Logan (5.47)B.Thomson (1.62)B.Bruton (3.28)H.Aaron (7.16)
11New York GiantsB.Sarni (0.43)B.White (3.08)R.Schoendienst (1.72)F.Castleman (-0.21)D.Spencer (0.78)J.Brandt (1.34)W.Mays (7.57)D.Mueller (-1.76)
12New York YankeesY.Berra (6.18)B.Skowron (4.30)B.Martin (1.33)A.Carey (-0.12)G.McDougald (5.07)E.Howard (-0.52)M.Mantle (11.22)H.Bauer (1.59)
13Philadelphia PhilliesS.Lopata (4.31)M.Blaylock (0.79)T.Kazanski (-1.81)W.Jones (3.38)G.Hamner (-0.14)D.Ennis (-0.31)R.Ashburn (5.63)E.Valo (1.49)
14Pittsburgh PiratesJ.Shepard (0.77)D.Long (2.06)B.Mazeroski (0.20)F.Thomas (1.97)D.Groat (0.77)L.Walls (2.49)B.Virdon (2.70)R.Clemente (2.37)
15St. Louis CardinalsH.Smith (0.82)S.Musial (5.52)D.Blasingame (3.52)K.Boyer (6.38)A.Dark (2.36)R.Repulski (1.04)B.Del Greco (0.51)W.Moon (3.64)
16Washington SenatorsC.Courtney (1.12)P.Runnels (2.73)H.Plews (0.19)E.Yost (2.44)J.Valdivielso (-0.15)R.Sievers (2.31)K.Olson (-1.61)J.Lemon (1.74)