1956 Baltimore Orioles Roster

The 1956 Baltimore Orioles team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1956 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1956 Baltimore Orioles Opening Day starters list, a 1956 Baltimore Orioles salary list, a 1956 Baltimore Orioles uniform number breakdown and a 1956 Baltimore Orioles primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

5-11
195
Right
Right
1934-12-25
200
Left
Right
1931-04-05
6-00
195
Right
Right
1929-07-04
6-02
182
Right
Right
1924-12-11
5-10
165
Right
Right
1920-09-03
5-11
206
Right
Right
1921-07-13
5-09
170
Left
Right
1929-06-19
5-11
172
Right
Right
1932-01-18
5-11
178
Right
Left
1930-09-22
6-01
178
Right
Right
1929-04-12
6-04
200
Right
Right
1922-12-27
6-01
170
Right
Right
1929-12-13
6-00
180
Left
Left
1922-09-03
6-00
180
Left
Left
1938-10-13
6-01
205
Right
Right
1926-06-01
5-11
170
Left
Both
1932-02-10
6-01½
180
Right
Right
1928-02-09
6-00
170
Left
Right
1920-11-27
6-04
215
Right
Right
1937-10-10
6-02
196
Right
Right
1938-09-08
6-01
180
Left
Left
1922-04-12
6-01½
200
Right
Right
1922-02-20
6-04
200
Right
Right
1924-08-20
6-02
187
Right
Right
1932-06-13
5-11
180
Right
Left
1926-10-11
6-00
195
Right
Right
1930-12-07
6-03
215
Right
Right
1930-07-30
5-10
170
Right
Right
1921-12-14
5-10
170
Left
Left
1919-10-01
5-10½
175
Right
Left
1936-12-26
6-00
180
Right
Right
1927-07-19
5-10
195
Left
Left
1933-11-07
5-09
175
Right
Left
1922-10-07
5-09
175
Right
Right
1922-08-23
5-10
180
Right
Right
1924-01-05
5-09½
150
Right
Both
1926-05-24
6-01
190
Right
Right
1937-05-18
5-10
165
Right
Right
1923-02-05
6-02
205
Right
Right
1922-02-03
6-02
185
Right
Right
1921-02-08
5-11
190
Left
Left
1933-11-04
6-00
180
Right
Left
1922-10-06
6-03
220
Left
Left
1936-08-07
5-11
195
Right
Right
1927-01-26
6-00
188
Right
Both
1920-05-16
5-10½
170
Right
Left
1921-06-17
6-00
190
Right
Right
1932-11-01
6-00
190
Right
Right
1929-05-07
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The 1956 Baltimore Orioles played 154 games during the regular season, won 69 games, lost 85 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Memorial Stadium (Park Factors: 92/94) where 901,201 fans witnessed their 1956 Orioles finish the season with a .448 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1956 Baltimore Orioles Opening Day starters list, a 1956 Baltimore Orioles salary list, a 1956 Baltimore Orioles uniform number breakdown and a 1956 Baltimore Orioles primary starters list:

1956 Baltimore Orioles
Salaries

Dave Philley $24,000.00
Jim Wilson $18,500.00
George Zuverink $15,000.00
Hal Smith $12,500.00
Gordie Sundin $10,000.00
Brooks Robinson $8,000.00

1956 Baltimore Orioles
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1956 Baltimore Orioles Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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