1956 Kansas City Athletics

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Season Overview

52-102 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1956 Kansas City Athletics

What was the record of the 1956 Kansas City Athletics?

The Kansas City Athletics finished the regular season with a 52-102 record. They went 22-55 at home and 30-47 on the road.

What division did the 1956 Kansas City Athletics play in?

The 1956 Kansas City Athletics played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1956.

What was the 1956 Kansas City Athletics record by month?

The 1956 Kansas City Athletics had their best month in May, when they went 12-18 and had a 40% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 7-22 and had a 24.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 3-6 33.3% -8
May 12-18 40% -27
June 10-20 33.3% -36
July 9-19 32.1% -58
August 7-22 24.1% -55
September 11-17 39.3% -28

Did the 1956 Kansas City Athletics make the Postseason?

No, the Athletics didn't make the Postseason in 1956.

What was the run differential for the 1956 Kansas City Athletics?

The Kansas City Athletics finished the regular season with a run differential of -212. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Athletics could have been expected to have about 56.7 wins, or a 57-97 record in the regular season.

How did the 1956 Kansas City Athletics perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1956 Kansas City Athletics went 20-26.

How did the 1956 Kansas City Athletics perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1956 Kansas City Athletics went 6-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1956 Kansas City Athletics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1956 Kansas City Athletics was a 3 game winning streak on 4 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1956 Kansas City Athletics?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Athletics had during the 1956 regular season was 6 games, which occured 4 separate times.

1956 Kansas City Athletics Schedule

= Playoff Team

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