1956 Chicago White Sox

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Season Overview

85-69 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1956 Chicago White Sox

What was the record of the 1956 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a 85-69 record. They went 46-31 at home and 39-38 on the road.

What division did the 1956 Chicago White Sox play in?

The 1956 Chicago White Sox played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1956.

What was the 1956 Chicago White Sox record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1956 Chicago White Sox had their best month in June, when they went 21-9 and had a 70% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 9-21 and had a 30% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 5-1 83.3% -4
May 13-14 48.1% -9
June 21-9 70% +93
July 9-21 30% -14
August 22-11 66.7% +51
September 15-13 53.6% +25

Did the 1956 Chicago White Sox make the Postseason?

No, the White Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1956.

What was the run differential for the 1956 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of +142. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the White Sox could have been expected to have about 91.1 wins, or a 91-63 record in the regular season.

How did the 1956 Chicago White Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1956 Chicago White Sox went 25-25.

How did the 1956 Chicago White Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1956 Chicago White Sox went 9-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1956 Chicago White Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1956 Chicago White Sox was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1956 Chicago White Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago White Sox had during the 1956 regular season was 11 games, which happened once during the season.

1956 Chicago White Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 17, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1
Thu, Apr 19, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Win 1 - 0
Fri, Apr 20, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 3
Sat, Apr 21, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 1 - 15
Sun, Apr 22, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 0
Fri, Apr 27, 1956 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 9 - 7
Tue, May 1, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Thu, May 3, 1956 @ Washington Senators Loss 4 - 7
Fri, May 4, 1956 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 5, 1956 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 6, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 4
Sun, May 6, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 4
Tue, May 8, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 4 (13)
Wed, May 9, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 7
Thu, May 10, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 11, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 7
Sat, May 12, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 13, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 1
Tue, May 15, 1956 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 1
Wed, May 16, 1956 vs Washington Senators Win 3 - 1
Thu, May 17, 1956 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 10
Fri, May 18, 1956 vs New York Yankees Loss 7 - 8 (10)
Sat, May 19, 1956 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 6
Sun, May 20, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 12
Sun, May 20, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Wed, May 23, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 25, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 27, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4 (15)
Sun, May 27, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 4
Mon, May 28, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 4 - 6
Tue, May 29, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 4 (12)
Wed, May 30, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Wed, May 30, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 8
Fri, Jun 1, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jun 3, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 12 - 0
Sun, Jun 3, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 2
Mon, Jun 4, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 13 - 4
Tue, Jun 5, 1956 @ Washington Senators Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jun 6, 1956 @ Washington Senators Loss 7 - 12
Thu, Jun 7, 1956 @ Washington Senators Win 7 - 5
Fri, Jun 8, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Jun 9, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 0
Sun, Jun 10, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 12, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Jun 13, 1956 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 5
Thu, Jun 14, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Jun 15, 1956 vs Washington Senators Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jun 16, 1956 vs Washington Senators Win 7 - 0
Sun, Jun 17, 1956 vs Washington Senators Win 20 - 2
Sun, Jun 17, 1956 vs Washington Senators Loss 4 - 10
Mon, Jun 18, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 19, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jun 20, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 12 - 8
Thu, Jun 21, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 1 - 0
Fri, Jun 22, 1956 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 4 (12)
Sat, Jun 23, 1956 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jun 24, 1956 vs New York Yankees Win 14 - 2
Sun, Jun 24, 1956 vs New York Yankees Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jun 26, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jun 27, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 9 - 11
Fri, Jun 29, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 29, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Win 13 - 2
Sat, Jun 30, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 3
Sun, Jul 1, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 1, 1956 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 6
Mon, Jul 2, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 3
Tue, Jul 3, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 0
Wed, Jul 4, 1956 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jul 4, 1956 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 6, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Win 14 - 0
Sat, Jul 7, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 8 - 12
Sun, Jul 8, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 17
Sun, Jul 8, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 8
Thu, Jul 12, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 13, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Jul 14, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Jul 15, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 15, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Tue, Jul 17, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Jul 17, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Jul 18, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 19, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jul 21, 1956 @ Washington Senators Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jul 22, 1956 @ Washington Senators Win 6 - 1
Mon, Jul 23, 1956 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 24, 1956 vs New York Yankees Win 11 - 5
Wed, Jul 25, 1956 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 10
Thu, Jul 26, 1956 vs New York Yankees Loss 5 - 8
Fri, Jul 27, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 28, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 13
Sun, Jul 29, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Win 11 - 2
Sun, Jul 29, 1956 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jul 31, 1956 vs Washington Senators Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Aug 1, 1956 vs Washington Senators Loss 2 - 6 (10)
Thu, Aug 2, 1956 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 4
Fri, Aug 3, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 13 - 3
Sat, Aug 4, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 15 - 4
Sun, Aug 5, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Sun, Aug 5, 1956 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 7
Tue, Aug 7, 1956 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 4 (10)
Tue, Aug 7, 1956 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 4 - 3 (10)
Wed, Aug 8, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 6 (14)
Thu, Aug 9, 1956 vs Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 2
Fri, Aug 10, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 1
Sat, Aug 11, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Aug 12, 1956 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Aug 14, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 12 - 1
Wed, Aug 15, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 10 - 0
Thu, Aug 16, 1956 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 5
Fri, Aug 17, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Sat, Aug 18, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 1
Sun, Aug 19, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 3 (11)
Sun, Aug 19, 1956 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 1
Wed, Aug 22, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 3
Wed, Aug 22, 1956 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 7
Thu, Aug 23, 1956 @ New York Yankees Win 8 - 3
Thu, Aug 23, 1956 @ New York Yankees Win 6 - 4
Fri, Aug 24, 1956 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Aug 25, 1956 @ New York Yankees Win 4 - 2
Sun, Aug 26, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 8
Sun, Aug 26, 1956 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 1
Tue, Aug 28, 1956 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 6