1956 New York Giants

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Season Overview

67-87 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1956 New York Giants

What was the record of the 1956 New York Giants?

The New York Giants finished the regular season with a 67-87 record. They went 37-40 at home and 30-47 on the road.

What division did the 1956 New York Giants play in?

The 1956 New York Giants played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1956.

What was the 1956 New York Giants record by month?

The 1956 New York Giants had their best month in September, when they went 17-13 and had a 56.7% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 8-20 and had a 28.6% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 5-6 45.5% -1
May 10-15 40% -19
June 11-17 39.3% -28
July 8-20 28.6% -55
August 16-16 50% -25
September 17-13 56.7% +18

Did the 1956 New York Giants make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1956 New York Giants?

The New York Giants finished the regular season with a run differential of -110. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Giants could have been expected to have about 64.1 wins, or a 64-90 record in the regular season.

How did the 1956 New York Giants perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1956 New York Giants went 30-27.

How did the 1956 New York Giants perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1956 New York Giants went 6-11 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1956 New York Giants?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1956 New York Giants was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1956 New York Giants?

The longest losing streak that the New York Giants had during the 1956 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1956 New York Giants Schedule

= Playoff Team

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