1956 Brooklyn Dodgers

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Season Overview

93-61 Lost WS
Record Outcome

1956 Brooklyn Dodgers

What was the record of the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers?

The Brooklyn Dodgers finished the regular season with a 93-61 record. They went 52-25 at home and 41-36 on the road. Including the postseason, the Brooklyn Dodgers went 96-65. Their final game was a loss in the World Series to the New York Yankees.

What division did the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers play in?

The 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1956.

What was the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers record by month?

The 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers had their best month in August, when they went 20-10 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 12-12 and had a 50% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-4 63.6% +6
May 12-12 50% +2
June 18-12 60% +3
July 18-13 58.1% +24
August 20-10 66.7% +46
September 18-10 64.3% +38

Did the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers Win The World Series?

No. While the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers did play in the World Series, they lost to the New York Yankees.

What was the run differential for the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers?

The Brooklyn Dodgers finished the regular season with a run differential of +119. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Dodgers could have been expected to have about 89.6 wins, or a 90-64 record in the regular season.

How did the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers went 27-23.

How did the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers went 6-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1956 Brooklyn Dodgers?

The longest losing streak that the Brooklyn Dodgers had during the 1956 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1956 Brooklyn Dodgers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 17, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 8
Thu, Apr 19, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 4 (10)
Fri, Apr 20, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 0
Sat, Apr 21, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Apr 22, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 1
Mon, Apr 23, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 1
Wed, Apr 25, 1956 @ New York Giants Win 7 - 2
Fri, Apr 27, 1956 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 2
Sat, Apr 28, 1956 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 2
Sun, Apr 29, 1956 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 10
Sun, Apr 29, 1956 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 11
Tue, May 1, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 1 - 3
Wed, May 2, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 6 - 10
Thu, May 3, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 3
Fri, May 4, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 10
Sat, May 5, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 4
Mon, May 7, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 3
Tue, May 8, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 0
Fri, May 11, 1956 vs New York Giants Win 8 - 4
Sat, May 12, 1956 vs New York Giants Win 3 - 0
Sun, May 13, 1956 vs New York Giants Win 6 - 4
Tue, May 15, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 5
Wed, May 16, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3
Fri, May 18, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Sat, May 19, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 5 - 10
Sun, May 20, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Sun, May 20, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Tue, May 22, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 3 - 7
Thu, May 24, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 6
Fri, May 25, 1956 @ New York Giants Loss 5 - 6
Sat, May 26, 1956 @ New York Giants Win 6 - 0
Mon, May 28, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 3
Tue, May 29, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 10 - 1
Wed, May 30, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 30, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 12
Fri, Jun 1, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 4 (15)
Sat, Jun 2, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 8
Sat, Jun 2, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jun 3, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Mon, Jun 4, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 0
Tue, Jun 5, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 6 - 1
Wed, Jun 6, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jun 7, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jun 8, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Jun 9, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Win 8 - 5 (10)
Sun, Jun 10, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Win 8 - 6
Mon, Jun 11, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 6
Tue, Jun 12, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 4
Fri, Jun 15, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jun 16, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 17, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jun 17, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Jun 19, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 6
Wed, Jun 20, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jun 21, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 9 - 8
Fri, Jun 22, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Jun 23, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Win 7 - 6
Sun, Jun 24, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 6 - 10
Sun, Jun 24, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Jun 25, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 26, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 5
Wed, Jun 27, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 2
Thu, Jun 28, 1956 @ New York Giants Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Jun 29, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 5
Sat, Jun 30, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 7
Sun, Jul 1, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 1, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 1
Mon, Jul 2, 1956 vs New York Giants Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jul 4, 1956 @ New York Giants Win 15 - 2
Wed, Jul 4, 1956 @ New York Giants Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jul 6, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 7, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jul 8, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 2
Sun, Jul 8, 1956 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Jul 12, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Jul 13, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 6 - 8
Fri, Jul 13, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Jul 14, 1956 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sun, Jul 15, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 8
Mon, Jul 16, 1956 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 1
Tue, Jul 17, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jul 18, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Win 6 - 3
Thu, Jul 19, 1956 @ Cincinnati Redlegs Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Jul 20, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Sat, Jul 21, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 6 - 13
Sun, Jul 22, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 22, 1956 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 24, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Win 10 - 5
Wed, Jul 25, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Win 2 - 1
Thu, Jul 26, 1956 vs Cincinnati Redlegs Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jul 27, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jul 28, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jul 29, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Win 1 - 0
Sun, Jul 29, 1956 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jul 30, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 6 - 8
Tue, Jul 31, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 2
Wed, Aug 1, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 2 - 1
Thu, Aug 2, 1956 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 0
Fri, Aug 3, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 8 - 11 (12)
Sat, Aug 4, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 12 - 4
Sun, Aug 5, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 0
Sun, Aug 5, 1956 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3
Tue, Aug 7, 1956 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Wed, Aug 8, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 8
Thu, Aug 9, 1956 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 3
Fri, Aug 10, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Aug 11, 1956 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 2