1956 St. Louis Cardinals

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Season Overview

76-78 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1956 St. Louis Cardinals

What was the record of the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a 76-78 record. They went 43-34 at home and 33-44 on the road.

What division did the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals play in?

The 1956 St. Louis Cardinals played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1956.

What was the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals record by month?

The 1956 St. Louis Cardinals had their best month in April, when they went 6-3 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 11-16 and had a 40.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-3 66.7% +9
May 17-13 56.7% +31
June 13-15 46.4% -4
July 11-16 40.7% -5
August 16-18 47.1% -22
September 13-13 50% -29

Did the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a run differential of -20. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cardinals could have been expected to have about 74.9 wins, or a 75-79 record in the regular season.

How did the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals went 23-20.

How did the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals went 10-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals was a 6 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1956 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest losing streak that the St. Louis Cardinals had during the 1956 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1956 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

= Playoff Team

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