Jim Bunning 1956 Game by Game Pitching Logs

Jim Bunning pitched in 15 Major League games during the 1956 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Bunning pitched in, specifically relating to his 1956 pitching statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Bunning started that game. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.

"For most pitchers like me, who aren't overpowering supermen with extraordinary stuff like Sandy Koufax or Nolan Ryan , a no-hitter is a freaky thing." - Jim Bunning in No-Hitters: The 225 Games, 1893-1999 (Rich Westcott, 2000, Page 1)
Jim Bunning 1956 Game by Game Pitching Logs

In Chronological Order / Jim Bunning Stats

vs Senators
0
1
0
4.91
3.2
3
5
2
3
0
4
0
0
0
0
July 1956 Totals
0
1
0
4.91
3.2
3
5
2
3
0
4
0
0
0
0
vs Red Sox
0
0
0
0.00
2.0
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
vs Red Sox
0
0
0
6.75
2.2
2
5
2
2
1
3
0
0
0
0
vs Yankees
1
0
0
2.08
4.1
4
4
1
1
1
4
1
0
0
0
vs Athletics
1
0
0
3.00
6.0
3
5
2
2
1
3
0
0
0
0
at Indians
1
0
0
2.45
3.2
3
5
1
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
at Orioles
1
0
0
3.00
6.0
3
5
2
3
0
3
0
0
0
0
at Red Sox
0
0
0
0.00
3.1
4
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
August 1956 Totals
4
0
0
2.57
28.0
19
28
8
9
4
17
1
0
0
0
at White Sox
0
0
0
5.79
4.2
2
6
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
at White Sox
0
0
0
5.40
1.2
1
1
1
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
at Athletics
0
0
0
0.00
3.0
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
vs Yankees
0
0
0
1.80
5.0
4
3
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
vs Red Sox
1
0
0
0.00
4.1
3
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
vs Indians
0
0
0
0.00
2.0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
vs White Sox
0
0
0
63.00
1.0
0
7
7
7
1
1
1
0
0
0
September 1956 Totals
1
0
0
4.98
21.2
12
22
12
12
2
7
1
0
0
0
1956 Yearly Totals
5
1
0
3.73
53.1
34
55
22
24
6
28
2
0
0
0
Jim Bunning 1956 Game by Game Pitching Logs


Did you know that Jim Bunning pitched 9 games at home, had an ERA of 4.35, pitched 31 innings, allowed 34 hits, had 15 earned runs, 16 runs, and 5 home runs, walked 18 batters (2 intentionally), threw 0 wild pitches, hit batters 0 times, and balked 0 times?

On the road, Jim Bunning pitched 6 games, had an ERA of 2.85, pitched 22.1 innings, allowed 21 hits, had 7 earned runs, 8 runs, and 1 home runs, walked 10 batters (0 intentionally), threw 0 wild pitches, hit batters 0 times, and balked 0 times.

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