Season Information
Team Name
1953 Philadelphia Athletics
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
59-95 (.383)   GBL: -41.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
7 / 7 / 14
Runs For/Against
632 / 799   Diff: -167
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
15
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1953 Philadelphia Athletics Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    9Joe Astroth307C5-9187RR1922-09-01East Alton,IL
    MLB1945-19561945-19560.000US
    3Loren Babe2523B-SS5-10180LR1928-01-11Pisgah,IA
    MLB1952-19531952-19530.000US
    38Charlie Bishop292P6-2195RR1924-01-01Atlanta,GA
    MLB1952-19551952-19550.000US
    39Harry Byrd283P6-1188RR1925-02-03Darlington,SC
    MLB1950-19571950-19570.000US
    7Allie Clark307OF-3B5-11185RR1923-06-16South Amboy,NJ
    MLB1947-19531947-19530.000US
    25Joe Coleman308P---200RR1922-07-30Medford,MA
    MLB1942-19551942-19550.000US
    2Joe DeMaestri243SS-2B6-0174RR1928-12-09San Francisco,CA
    MLB1951-19611951-19610.000US
    15Frank Fanovich312P5-11180LL1922-01-11New York,NY
    MLB1949-19531949-19530.000US
    37Marion Fricano292P6-0170RR1923-07-15Brant,NY
    MLB1952-19551952-19550.000US
    7Tommy Giordano2712B6-0175RR1925-10-09Newark,NJ
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    4Tom Hamilton2721B-OF6-4213LR1925-09-29Altoona,KS
    MLB1952-19531952-19530.000US
    18Bill Harrington251P5-11160RR1927-10-03Sanford,NC
    MLB1953-19561953-19560.000US
    1Eddie Joost3715SS-2B6-0175RR1916-06-05San Francisco,CA
    MLB1936-19551936-19550.000US
    22Alex Kellner286P6-0200RL1924-08-26Tucson,AZ
    MLB1948-19591948-19590.000US
    21Walt Kellner242P6-0200RR1929-04-26Tucson,AZ
    MLB1952-19531952-19530.000US
    11Don Kolloway34122B-1B6-3200RR1918-08-04Posen,IL
    MLB1940-19531940-19530.000US
    41John Mackinson291P5-10160RR1923-10-29Orange,NJ
    MLB1953-19551953-19550.000US
    26Morrie Martin304P6-0180LL1922-09-03Dixon,MO
    MLB1949-19591949-19590.000US
    6Carmen Mauro264OF-3B6-0167LR1926-11-10St. Paul,MN
    MLB1948-19531948-19530.000US
    16Ed McGhee282OF5-11170RR1924-09-29Perry,AR
    MLB1950-19551950-19550.000US
    5Cass Michaels27112B-SS5-11175RR1926-03-04Detroit,MI
    MLB1943-19541943-19540.000US
    34Rinty Monahan251P---195RR1928-04-28Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    14Ray Murray355C6-3204RR1917-10-12Spring Hope,NC
    MLB1948-19541948-19540.000US
    20Bobo Newsom4520P6-2220RR1907-08-11Hartsville,SC
    MLB1929-19531929-19530.000US
    17Dave Philley339OF-1B6-0188BR1920-05-16Paris,TX
    MLB1941-19621941-19620.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    8Eddie Robinson3291B6-2210LR1920-12-15Paris,TX
    MLB1942-19571942-19570.000US
    23Dick Rozek264P6-0190LL1927-03-27Cedar Rapids,IA
    MLB1950-19541950-19540.000US
    24Carl Scheib2610P-OF6-1192RR1927-01-01Gratz,PA
    MLB1943-19541943-19540.000US
    30Bobby Shantz275P-OF5-6142RL1925-09-26Pottstown,PA
    MLB1949-19641949-19640.000US
    12Pete Suder37112B-3B6-0175RR1916-04-16Aliquippa,PA
    MLB1941-19551941-19550.000US
    6Kite Thomas302OF-C6-1195RR1923-04-27Kansas City,KS
    MLB1952-19531952-19530.000US
    23Bob Trice261P6-3190RR1926-08-28Newton,GA
    MLB1953-19551953-19550.000US
    10Elmer Valo3212OF5-11190LR1921-03-05Ribink,PL
    MLB1940-19611940-19610.000---
    45Neal Watlington301C6-0195LR1922-12-25Yanceyville,NC
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    7Spider Wilhelm241SS5-9170RR1929-05-23Baltimore,MD
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    19Gus Zernial305OF-1B6-2210RR1923-06-27Beaumont,TX
    MLB1949-19591949-19590.000US
    36 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system